Tag: Maruti Suzuki

Skoda Auto Volkswagen’s Made for India compact SUV may hit roads by 2023

Skoda Auto Volkswagen, the Indian arm of the world’s largest car maker Volkswagen Group, is planning to enter the fast growing but highly competitive market...

Masked, jabbed & tested: CEOs get back to in-person meetings

Several C-suite executives — most of them fully vaccinated — have restarted face-to-face business meetings, declaring that these are far more productive than virtual ones...

Petrol gains traction among SUV buyers

The share of petrol in the country’s fast-growing utility vehicle segment has nearly doubled in the past one year, thanks to a rise in the...

Showroom walk-ins few and far between, auto buying goes online

After a 40-day shutdown to curb the spread of the second Covid-19 wave, Manish Singhania opened his auto dealership in Chhattisgarh on May 19. The...

As coronavirus lurks, Indians save wealth for health

Indian consumers, both urban and rural, are storing cash for emergency medical needs, deferring big-ticket discretionary expenses through the surging covid wave that is taking...

electric vehicles: India’s electric vehicles face practical, technical hurdles

H.S. Panno, an independent contractor living in a spacious two-story penthouse in New Delhi, had his doubts when he bought his first electric car in...

Haryana job reservation news: Private job reservation law in Haryana worries companies

Companies and staffing firms said a new Haryana law reserving private sector jobs for people belonging to the state will likely erode competitiveness and disrupt...

Skyrocketing fuel prices fail to dent passenger vehicle demand

Car bookings and retails remain strong on the back of positive factors like strong economy, pent-up demand and general positive sentiments about the pandemic being...

Motown diaries: Expect double-digit wholesale growth in December

NEW DELHI: Reflecting the economic recovery and revival in demand, analysts expect a strong wholesale growth rate for tractors, two-wheelers and passenger vehicles in December....

Top 20 models drive over 74% of India’s car sales in Apr-Nov, up from 70% in 2015-16

(This story originally appeared in on Dec 28, 2020) Chennai: Two consecutive years of low sales, first due to an economic slowdown and then the...

Maruti Suzuki set to re-enter diesel segment next year: Sources

New Delhi: The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) is looking to enter the diesel segment once again next year as the vertical continues...

Auto companies sales grow in double-digits ahead of festive season

Mumbai: Automobile sales registered double-digit growth during the month of September as manufacturers ramped up production on the back of sustained demand recovery and anticipation...

Rural markets faring better than urban centres amid coronavirus pandemic: Maruti Suzuki

New Delhi: The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) is seeing better demand in rural areas due to less number of COVID-19 cases as...

Maruti Suzuki, HDFC Bank’s flexible car EMI options come at a cost

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, India’s largest carmaker, has partnered with HDFC Bank Ltd to offer flexible equated monthly instalment (EMI) options to new car buyers....

Automakers are hitting the country roads to help crank up an industry in big freeze

Mahindra and Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and Hero MotoCorp – leading car and bike-makers that have strong rural footprints – are gearing up to sell...

Lockdown 3.0: Some auto cos resume production, others prepare to restart manufacturing

NEW DELHI: Automobile majors, including Maruti Suzuki India, Mercedes-Benz, TVS Motor, and Royal Enfield, on Wednesday announced resumption of or plans to restart production at...

Zero April sales add to the Motown gloom, but stocks may still look up

NEW DELHI: As auto sales grinded to zero in April and the chorus for government support grew louder, Dalal Street analysts remained cautious in their...

Demand for contract workers may increase as companies prepare to ramp up production

MUMBAI: The demand for contract workers may see an upsurge in the coming months as companies prepare to ramp up production to make up for...

Post COVID-19, two-wheelers, cars may be back in vogue

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: Shared mobility will likely take a short-term hit and demand for entry-level cars and two-wheelers increase in the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis,...

Covid-19 break messes up automakers BS6 pricing strategy

By Lijee PhilipBattered by the Covid-19 outbreak and the lockdown following an economic slowdown might force auto makers to price their BS6 offering closer to...