Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing certifies first batch of 254 students
The institute trains students in eight automobile manufacturing-related skills. It also includes a training module in Japanese soft skills like kaizen, 5S and 3G.
Indian carmakers firing on all cylinders as sales zoom in June, Q1 num...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 02 Jul 2018
Led by bellwether Maruti Suzuki, passenger vehicle manufacturers continue to record strong sales albeit on a low year-ago base; Q1 FY2019 numbers poin...
Tata Motors leads the charge in India's fast-growing CV market
by Kiran Bajad 21 Jun 2018
The commercial vehicle segment – considered the barometer of the country’s economy – has notched handsome growth (+57.44%) and the growth is coming th...
Top 10 Passenger Vehicles – May 2018 | Alto supreme, Dzire, Baleno and...
by Mayank Dhingra 19 Jun 2018
The resurgence in demand for passenger cars is clearly visible in Maruti’s performance with the Dzire, Baleno and the Swift each clocking nearly 20,00...
Nexon helps Tata Motors grow UV market share four-fold
by Mayank Dhingra 15 Jun 2018
Surging demand for Tata Motors’ first-ever compact SUV helps the carmaker register robust numbers in first two months of FY2019; UV market share up to...
Maruti Suzuki to set up skill centres at 400 Tier 1 vendors
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 14 Jun 2018
Maruti Suzuki is working together with its Tier 1 suppliers to set up over 400 Dojo training centres by 2020. While the carmaker will help with the c...
Ford and Hyundai in neck-and-neck PV export race in April-May 2018
by Mayank Dhingra 14 Jun 2018
The Chennai-based carmakers fought a close battle throughout the second half of FY2018 and it looks like tussle to be boss will continue this year.
Passenger cars bounce back in May, Maruti, Tata Motors and Mahindra in...
by Mayank Dhingra 13 Jun 2018
Passenger cars, within the PV segment, are slowly showing signs of recovery and making their way back into buyers’ consideration, which has seen stron...
Kia Motors aims to enter Top 5 league in India
by Mayank Dhingra 11 Jun 2018
The Korean carmaker has a concrete strategy and long-term plans for the Indian market with an intent to rise to the top.
Maruti Suzuki saves over 8.3 lakh tonnes of CO2 over a decade
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 05 Jun 2018
Apart from benefiting from improved efficiencies in its petrol and diesel vehicles as also with use of the Heartect platform, the carmaker has sharply...
Maruti Suzuki crosses 20 million production milestone in 34 years, 5 m...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 04 Jun 2018
India becomes fastest market for Suzuki to hit the 20m production landmark – 34 years and 5 months. Of the 20 million units, the Alto was the most pro...
Maruti, Tata and Honda pump up PV volume in May 2018
by Mayank Dhingra 01 Jun 2018
While key vehicle manufacturers have posted strong numbers for the month, rising fuel prices could prove to be a sales speedbreaker in the near future...
Maruti Suzuki May sales up 24% to 161,497 units
by Mayank Dhingra 01 Jun 2018
The leading carmaker in India is marching at an aggressive pace in FY2019, with its new Swift hatchback and Dzire siblings fueling growth.
Maruti Suzuki sells over 3 lakh AMT models in India
by Rivan RS, Autocar India 31 May 2018
Cumulative sales of Maruti Suzuki’s AMT-equipped models have tripled since the technology was introduced in 2014; brand plans to sell over 2 lakh unit...
Maruti Suzuki and SIAM to organise environment-friendly free service c...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 30 May 2018
The complimentary service camp is intended to contribute towards the conservation of the environment.
NATRiP’s ICAT Centre II inaugurated, India leaps further ahead in auto...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 29 May 2018
The ICAT centre has emerged as a comprehensive technical partner for the automotive industry and currently undertakes the following major activities –...
Toyota and Suzuki to develop compact, ultra-high-efficiency powertrain...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 25 May 2018
Suzuki Motor Corporation's Osamu Suzuki says it will receive support from the partnership for the development of a compact, ultra-high-efficiency powe...
Maruti and Suzuki 2W India sales boost parent Suzuki Motor Corp’s FY20...
by Mayank Dhingra 15 May 2018
The Japanese automotive major has reported net income of 374.2 billion Yen (Rs 22,670 crore) and an 18.5 percent growth in consolidated sales in FY201...
2018 Toyota Rush scores five-star ASEAN NCAP safety rating
by Rivan RS, Autocar India 14 May 2018
The seven-seater SUV gets six airbags, ABS, EBD, traction control, stability control and hill-start assist, contributing to an overall score of 84.03/...
April sales of 2.3m units point to strong fiscal but costly fuel could...
by Mayank Dhingra, Amit Panday & Kiran Bajad 10 May 2018
India Auto Inc opens FY2019 on a peppy note with all vehicle segments posting strong sales, albeit on a low year-ago base. Now, with oil on the boil, ...
Maruti Suzuki announces free vehicle health check camp for fleet and t...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 09 May 2018
The taxi and fleet owners could avail the complimentary services from any of the authorised Maruti Suzuki workshops from May 10-25, 2018.