Indian OEMs recall 278,405 vehicles in 2022, over 5 million units since 2012

autherAutocar Pro News Desk     calendar29 Jan 2023

The past 12 months saw over 275,000 vehicles being recalled in India. Since July 2012, when SIAM’s Code of Voluntary Recall came into effect, 37,36,426 passenger vehicles and 13,20,248 two-wheelers have been recalled which is an indication ...

Analysis: What’s behind India’s rising ethanol confidence?

By Sergius Barretto, Autocar India calendar04 Dec 2022

Despite rapidly heading towards EVs, India is also putting its faith in flex-fuel ethanol. What are the benefits and d...

Scorpio N and Classic make up 50% of Mahindra’s order backlog of 260,000 units

By Ajit Dalvi calendar11 Nov 2022

From the 143,000 open bookings it had on July 1, M&M’s pending order backlog has increased by another 117,000 units ev...

Resilient India Auto Inc’s production up 23% in H1 FY2023 to 1.36 million  vehicles

By Ajit Dalvi calendar13 Oct 2022

With much-improved semiconductor supplies and market demand growing strongly, particularly for PVs and CVs, overall pr...

Maturing Indian car and bike market recalls 4.97 million vehicles since 2012

By Ajit Dalvi calendar26 Jul 2022

OEMs are voluntarily recalling their vehicles from the market to check and rectify possible defects. FY2022 saw 1.3 mi...

Analysis: How does China have more EV firms than it can count?

By Jim Holder, Autocar UK calendar11 Oct 2021

As the Chinese government suggests mergers are in order, here’s looking at who could thrive

Analysis: Why Ford called it quits in India

By Murali Gopalan calendar13 Sep 2021

Another one bites the dust with Ford announcing its intent to stop manufacturing in India. It joins General Motors whi...

Analysis: How safe are electric cars?

By Autocar UK calendar11 Feb 2021

Batteries and high-voltage electrical systems can pose a fire risk – but in reality, EVs are just as safe as other car...

Analysis: 'British' cars matter more than ever for the UK post-Brexit

By Autocar UK calendar19 Nov 2020

To be deemed British, a car must have a reach certain value level of British parts - if doesn't, and it isn't, it coul...

India's most fuel efficient 125cc scooters revealed

By Ajit Dalvi & Firoze Irani calendar29 Dec 2019

The thriving 125cc scooter segment is seeing a marked shift in 110cc buyers looking to upgrade to more premium models....