INDIA SALES: November numbers point to a robust FY2018 for industry

autherAutocar Pro News Desk     calendar05 Dec 2017

While November 2017's sales reflect strongly on lower year-ago numbers, the fact is that the economy is recovering, consumer sentiment has improved and OEMs are busy with the new product factory.


Maruti Suzuki and Honda increase PV market share in April-July 2017

autherAutocar Pro News Desk calendar14 Aug 2017

The continued surge in demand for SUVs, particularly in July due to GST-driven price reductions, sees Maruti further i...

Mahindra & Mahindra keeps rivals at bay in India's pick-up market

By Kiran Bajad calendar12 May 2017

In FY2017, despite growing competition, Mahindra & Mahindra retained its tight hold on the country’s pick-up segment w...

Two-wheeler OEMs continue to feel the DeMo heat

By Amit Panday calendar13 Feb 2017

The cash crunch-hit segment reported total domestic sales of 12,62,141 units, down 7.39 percent year-on-year (YoY) in ...

Indian two-wheeler industry headed for over 10% growth in FY2017

autherAmit Panday calendar14 Jan 2017

The domestic two-wheeler industry could clock impressive year-on-year growth of more than 10 percent in FY2017, if the...

Exports sustain the drive for global carmakers in India

autherShobha Mathur calendar26 Dec 2016

Sales in overseas markets of their made-in-India passenger vehicles are helping Ford, Nissan, Volkswagen and GM combat...

Ford beats Hyundai as top Indian passenger vehicle exporter in August

autherAjit Dalvi calendar21 Sep 2016

A close look at industry sales data reveals that Maruti Suzuki India was the third largest exporter in August with shi...

FY2016-17 opens to slowing India auto exports

By Tanmay Kulkarni calendar10 Jun 2016

While the passenger vehicle and commercial vehicle segments are in positive territory, de-growth in three-wheeler and ...

India surpasses China in passenger car exports

By Tanmay Kulkarni calendar07 Jun 2016

Indian passenger car exports for FY2016 totaled 532,053 units. This was higher than Chinese passenger car exports for ...

Can India’s auto industry live up to the AMP export target?

By Tanmay Kulkarni calendar13 May 2016

Automobile and auto component manufacturers need to aggressively target new global markets if they are to achieve expo...