Thomson Reuters | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Tata Motors Ltd, India's biggest automaker by revenue, reported a drop in quarterly net profit due to a spike in costs despite steady sales of its luxury Jaguar Land Rover unit and an increase in demand for its cars in its home market.
Tuesday May 5, 2015
Volvo, the Swedish luxury carmaker, has been contemplating assembling its cars in India for some time now, as it explores the prospects of setting up facilities across the globe. Now word has it that the company will take a decision this year.
Friday March 20, 2015
While its rivals have already introduced the entry level luxury sedan in India, BMW is getting ready to field its car - the 1-series sedan. The car was spotted doing the rounds of the Nurburgring.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday March 12, 2015
Mercedes launched on Wednesday a refreshed version of its entry-level, compact car -- the B-Class -- and it plans to increase sales of such models by 50 per cent this year. Compact cars made up a fifth of Mercedes' total sales in 2014.
Monday February 23, 2015
Swedish luxury carmaker Volvo is in talks with Mahindra & Mahindra, Hindustan Motors and General Motors India to explore the feasibility of utilising the facilities of one of these auto manufacturers to locally assemble its vehicles in India.
Saturday February 14, 2015
Mercedes-Benz India estimates its current NGC (New Generation Cars) portfolio to increase by 50% in 2015. Though its NGC portfolio currently comprises A-, B-, CLA- and GLA-Class, the German luxury carmaker believes the CLA-Class will be important in ...
Friday January 23, 2015
The government needs to bring down the 'unreasonable' high taxation on the auto sector for 'Make in India' campaign to be successful, according to German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz.
Tuesday December 30, 2014
This truly has been a much awaited launch for Mercedes-Benz India; the CLA-Class is finally launching in the country on January 22, 2015. The company promises the car will be its cheapest luxury saloon in the country.
Saturday December 20, 2014
Boosted by a 39 per cent rise in used car sales till the September quarter at 1,700 units and sensing a huge opportunity in this space, Mercedes-Benz India today launched a separate brand to cash in on the pre-owned car market.
Monday December 15, 2014
Volkswagen, the German luxury carmaker, that is currently celebrating 7 years of its India operations, has announced attractive options including exchange benefits to its customers.
Friday December 5, 2014
Finding immense potential in the pre-owned car segment, German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz today said it will announce the launch of a separate brand for pre-owned cars this month.
Tuesday December 2, 2014
Porsche India has launched the new generation Cayenne and the SUV will be available in four versions - the Cayenne Diesel, Cayenne S Diesel, Cayenne S and the Cayenne Turbo. The people at Porsche call it a luxury SUV with sports car credentials and i...
Monday December 1, 2014
Expected to be priced below Rs 30 lakh, this entry-level luxury sedan will be launched in January 2015. The car will take on the Audi A3 sedan, which currently is the most affordable luxury car in India.
Thursday November 13, 2014
The next all-new product from the stable of Audi will be the A3 hatchback, which is already on sale in several international markets. From the A3 family, the German luxury carmaker currently has the the saloon on sale in India.
Friday November 7, 2014
Audi, the German luxury carmaker, has revealed the much-awaited Q3 facelift ahead of its global debut in the early 2015. The compact SUV has been claimed to have a sharper new look, more equipment and a more efficient engine range.
Tuesday November 4, 2014
German luxury carmaker Audi is recalling 6,758 units of A4 sedans in India, manufactured between November 2011 and October 2014, to upgrade software in airbag control unit. Last week, the carmaker had announced recall of 382 units of its premium spor...
Monday September 29, 2014
Volvo Auto India, the Swedish luxury carmaker's Indian subsidiary, has associated with Fox Star Studios for their upcoming action romance film - Bang Bang. Films's leading actors, Hritik Roshan and Katrina Kaif, will be seen driving the stylish red V...
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Jaguar, the British luxury carmaker, that launched the XJ 3.0L Diesel LWB in May this year, has today rolled out the locally manufactured XJ 2.0 Petrol LWB at Rs 93.24 Lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai; Pre-Octroi).
Thursday September 11, 2014
German luxury car maker Audi today launched Audi Q3 Dynamic with Audi drive select in the Indian market priced at Rs 38,40,000 (ex-showroom Mumbai).
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 2, 2014
For 30 years, Kuldeep Yadav has been a peon at a bank in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. This morning, raids at three of his six homes revealed assets worth Rs three crore, perhaps more.
Monday September 22, 2014
The Indian customer's appetite for affordability is as prevalent as its penchant for luxury, a segment where Audi and BMW have already laid their claim with the Q3 and X1, respectively. That leaves us with Mercedes-Benz, who finally has a suitable pr...
Monday September 22, 2014
Though there will be no direct competitor for the A3 in India initially, it might be a threat for cars priced in the range of Rs 25-30 lakh. The reason why I say this is because of the fact that the A3 will be the cheapest luxury sedan in the country...
Monday September 22, 2014
The Audi A3 will not just open up an entirely new segment - the entry level luxury sedan - but might also eat into the sales of D2 segment cars. However, the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class will take the A3 head on upon its arrival in the country by the end ...
Wednesday July 30, 2014
Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land rover will hold the global premiere of the new Jaguar XE luxury sedan in London on September 8 with which it is looking to bring new levels of aluminium-intensive lightweight construction expertise to the segment.