Fresh of its big scandal and suffering from heavy fines, it seems that nothing was able to slow down the sales of German car company VW despite the heavy hit to its reputation. However, the VW Group has just made a major announcement to go green across all its brands, which seems to be the… continue reading.
A few years ago, parent company of Royal Enfield, Eicher, had teamed up with American auto maker Polaris for a JV to develop affordable vehicles in India. The JV resulted in the development of the Multix all-terrain vehicle. Unfortunately, though, the JV has been ended between the two companies and the Multix is no more…. continue reading.
Mahindra, has announced, in the presence of the Government of Maharashtra, that it would make an additional investment at its Chakan plant in Maharashtra. As part of its expansion plans, the company will invest over Rs. 500 crores in its Electric Vehicle (EV) Project under the new EV Policy of the Government of Maharashtra. The… continue reading.
Mahindra has announced that it would be investing in Zoomcar India Private Limited and in Zoomcar Inc, its US incorporated holding parent company, in keeping with the Mahindra’s thrust on the Shared Mobility Business. Under the aegis of the deal, Mahindra Group would invest up to Rs 176 crore in Zoomcar India or Zoomcar Inc…. continue reading.
Skoda has launched a new version of its ‘MySkoda‘ mobile application (app), which provides a single-window interface between a Skoda customer and the brand. The new ‘MySkoda’ App caters to both customers and Skoda enthusiasts. For enthusiasts, introduction to the Skoda range awaits them at the ‘I want to own a Skoda’ tab. The ‘I… continue reading.
Strengthening its presence in India, Italian tyre maker Pirelli has opened a Pirelli Tyre Center in Gurugram, a market known for its penchant for high-end premium vehicles. The new Tyre Center will help Pirelli further strengthen its presence in India and will play a pivotal role in facilitating customers’ tyre buying decision. The Tyre Center… continue reading.
Besides Hero and TVS doing extremely well at Dakar, there is other great news in the world of motorsport for India as Mahindra Adventure’s Gaurav Gill annexed his fifth MRF-FMSCI Indian National Racing Championship trophy, speeding away to a grand victory in the MRF 43rd K-1000 Rally here on Sunday. The three-time APRC champion underlined… continue reading.
Land Rover will mark its 70th anniversary with a series of events and celebrations in 2018, beginning with the restoration of the vehicle that started it all – one of the three pre-production Land Rovers shown at the 1948 Amsterdam Motor Show launch. This gave the world its first glimpse of the shape that would… continue reading.
The new BMW M5 is in record fever. On 11 December 2017, instructor Johan Schwartz performed a sustained drift at the BMW Performance Center in Greer, South Carolina, in the new BMW M5, covering exactly 374.2 kilometres on a so called skid pad, thereby setting a new GUINESS WORLD RECORD for the longest drift in… continue reading.
Nissan unveiled research today that will enable vehicles to interpret signals from the driver’s brain, redefining how people interact with their cars. The company’s Brain-to-Vehicle, or B2V, technology promises to speed up reaction times for drivers and will lead to cars that keep adapting to make driving more enjoyable. Nissan will demonstrate capabilities of this… continue reading.
The BMW Group has delivered more than 100,000 electrified vehicles to customers worldwide in 2017, as promised at the beginning of last year. This underlines the company’s leadership role when it comes to electro-mobility. An eye-catching light installation will mark this milestone on the road to the mobility of the future, with the BMW Group… continue reading.
The Mahindra Group has reaffirmed its commitment to Finland where it already has a substantial footprint. The Mahindra Group hosted its annual Senior Leaders Conference in Helsinki this year and was honoured by the presence of Prime Minister Juha Sipilä. He was joined by Minister of Economic Affairs, Mika Lintila. The annual conference is an… continue reading.
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, brought the curtain down on the first edition of the ‘India Myanmar Thailand’ Expedition held under the Mahindra Adventure umbrella brand in Guwahati today. The 20 vehicles that formed the Mahindra convoy consisting of the Mahindra Scorpio, the XUV500 and the Scorpio Getaway rolled into the… continue reading.
Hyundai Motor India has marked its 5 Millionth Car Milestone with the rollout of the Super Performer brand – ‘The Next Gen VERNA’ for Domestic Market. Hyundai rolled out its 1st Millionth Car, Santro, in 2007 in just 8 years and 7 months post commencement of commercial production in 1998 and continued the trend of… continue reading.
As a strong indication of its growing presence in North America, Mahindra Automotive North America (MANA) opened a new North American HQ and manufacturing operation, the first such new OEM facility in Southeast Michigan in over 25 years. The expansion is part of a $230 million investment in Southeast Michigan that also includes a recently-opened… continue reading.