General Motors India announced that it will focus on its growing vehicle export manufacturing operations and cease sales in the domestic market by the end of 2017. The decision, which follows a comprehensive review of future product plans for GM India, is part of a series of actions taken by General Motors to address the… continue reading.
Minda iConnect Pvt Ltd, the connected vehicle and telematics arm of UNO MINDA Group, and Microsoft India today announced a strategic collaboration to drive connected vehicle technologies for the automotive industry in India. With this collaboration, UnoMinda and Microsoft aim to enhance in-vehicle connectivity and efficiency to provide an enriched driving experience to automotive users… continue reading.
Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has announced a close partnership with Google, one of the world’s largest technology companies, to develop the next generation of its award-winning in-car infotainment and connectivity solution based on Android, offering access to a wide array of apps and services. It will launch on new Volvo models within two… continue reading.
Korean car maker, Hyundai, has just inaugurated its Global Quality and Training Centre in India, located in Faridabad (Haryana). The facility is called the India Quality Centre (INQC) and is one of the 5 Hyundai Quality Centres Worldwide. The INQC has been established to improve product quality by studying the needs of the customers. The… continue reading.
The Jaguar F-PACE is officially the best and most beautiful car in the world after double success at the 2017 World Car Awards, scooping the prestigious World Car of Year and World Car Design of the Year titles. The performance SUV is the fastest selling model Jaguar has produced and is only the second vehicle… continue reading.
Legendary British SUV maker, Land Rover, has opened a new visitor attraction at its thriving Solihull manufacturing plant. ‘The Range Rover Story’ is an interactive exhibit created to celebrate 50 years of the world’s most celebrated luxury SUV. Range Rover has been manufactured at Solihull since 1970, but its history with the site goes back… continue reading.
At the recently concluded Geneva Motor Show, Tata Motors was one of the most talked about car makers thanks to its RACEMO sports car that will be launched in India soon. It seems that the concept vehicle took the world by storm and Indian customers were very interested. Following up on the success of the… continue reading.
The revolutionary hypercar being developed by Aston Martin and Red Bull Advanced Technologies, was earlier known by its codename AM-RB 001. Now the British car maker has taken a Godly name and officially named the Aston Martin Valkyrie. The name continues a fine tradition of Aston Martin ‘V’ cars, which began back in 1951 with… continue reading.
Every year the world’s leading auto journalists get together to decide which cars are the best cars that were launched in that year. The awards are called the World Car Awards and they are the most sought after awards for all car makers across the globe. The Road to World Car journey continues with the… continue reading.
First presented to the public in Geneva in 2011, the Pagani Huayra Coupe marked a new era of hypercars. The Huayra Coupe became the gold standard, raising the bar for lightweight build and innovative performance-based technology. This formidable combination earned the Huayra Coupe the most accolades in the automobile industry, second only to the Zonda…. continue reading.
This news is very exciting for lovers of the legendary Ambassador. Although the car was put out of production in 2014, it looks like it might make a revival. French car maker Peugeot has just announced that they have bought the brand for just $12 million – capping a spectacular downfall for a vehicle once… continue reading.
India’s leading automobile manufacturer, Mahindra & Mahindra, has just announced that it plans to make an investment of Rs. 1,500 crore at its Nasik and Igatpuri plants in Maharashtra. The project will include development and manufacture of its new product codenamed U321, covering joint investment at Nasik and Igatpuri. The investment in the Nasik plant… continue reading.
The Swedish car maker is celebrating 20 years of its all-wheel drive system, but it’s important to note that Volvo’s research into and testing of AWD systems goes back more than 20 years. The first AWD Volvo car to go into serial production was the Volvo 850 Estate, launched in May 1996 with the 193… continue reading.
The PSA Group is looking to return to the Indian market with the Peugeot brand. The French manufacturer has signed an agreement with Delhi based CK Birla Group. The partnership entails two joint-venture agreements between the PSA Group and the CK Birla Group companies. As part of the first agreement, the PSA Group will hold… continue reading.
Technology isn’t just restricted to mechanical engineering. We can also see new technology in the painting of automobiles. German car maker, Audi has just developed a process for the partial matting of painted surfaces. With this process, the Audi exclusive program offers personalized design of the side blades for all R8 customers. This new process… continue reading.