Roudra Bhattacharya The Indian Express Group
Carmakers baulk at proposal to tweak vehicle testing rules, says industry should not be penalised for GM fraud case
Wednesday 8 January '14The proposed changes mandate selecting 25% of the test vehicles from dealers at random.
Wednesday 27 November '13Says calling the group a conglomerate fails to factor in the new structure being created
Thursday7 November '13Maruti sold 1.20 lakh units during the festival period, from Navratras till Diwali.
Tuesday10 September '13Daily production at Hero MotoCorp Haridwar plant is 50-60pct lower than capacity.
Tuesday6 August '13Mini cars account for 21% share of India's market but does not offer choice for diesel.
Saturday27 July '13GM has reportedly fired around 20 officials, including five members of the senior management.
Thursday25 July '13Canvas Music packs quite a punch; only if it was better built
Saturday13 July '13US-based carmakers Ford and General Motors (GM) may face the challenge of poor brand perception among Indian consumers
Monday8 July '13Frequent labour disputes have taken a toll on production and sales for most major players.
Saturday6 July '13Does the arrival of the baby Benz signal the start of a new era for Mercedes in India?
Friday5 July '13Maruti Suzuki has stopped production of two of its top-selling models, the Swift premium hatchback and Dzire compact sedan at its Gurgaon plant from mid-June.
Monday3 June '13Labour unions, singed by violence at Maruti Suzuki, are taking to peaceful protests as seen at M&M, Hero.
Thursday30 May '13A sleek device that offers features generally found in the high-end phone segment.
Monday27 May '13Less than a year after violence at Maruti Suzuki plant, labour trouble could be brewing again.
Saturday25 May '13A final decision expected to be announced by the finance minister by end-June.
Wednesday15 May '13Mahindra & Mahindra was the only car maker among the top five to not offer major discounts or schemes.
Monday13 May '13The initiative signals that Maruti will play lead role in Suzuki's expansion plans in emerging markets.
Thursday9 May '13The ghosts of 2012 seem to be haunting car makers in the current fiscal as well.
Sunday5 May '13Bajaj RE60 is being seen as a threat by competitors in fast-growing rural market space.
Thursday2 May '13Amaze compact sedan has seen bookings cross the 20,000-unit mark in first 30 days of launch.
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