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Passenger vehicle sales remain tepid in December 2019

The year 2019 is over and out, and the following is what the last month of the year had to show in terms of sales, as passenger vehicle (PV) manufacturers rejigged production schedules and inventory levels to get ahead of the BS6 mandate from April 2020. Manufacturers in India report despatches to dealers as sales numbers. An analysis of 10 ... Read More »

New car safety norms in India: Timeline explained

The safety norms are not only aimed at protecting vehicle occupants but also the pedestrians. In line with this all the car models will conform to pedestrian safety norms from this October. Representative Image | Image credit: Bosch Indian carmakers, since a long time, have put safety on the back burner in a bid to reduce vehicle cost and garner ... Read More »

New car launches in January 2020: Hyundai Aura, Tata Altroz, Audi Q8 & more

The Indian automobile sector experienced torrid times in 2019 with sales of the major carmakers plunging month-after-month. Still, the year saw some very prominent new introductions like Hyundai Venue, Kia Seltos, MG Hector, Tata Harrier, Renault Triber and Maruti Suzuki S-Presso. Switch to 2020 and the year seems to be beginning on the perfect note with several exciting launches set ... Read More »

12 new Tata cars coming in the next 4 years

Tata Motors’ new Altroz isn’t merely its first premium hatchback, it also boasts another first – one that is even more significant in the grander scheme of things – it is the first car off Tata’s all-new ALFA platform. Designed and engineered to deliver global levels of flexibility and local levels of cost-competitiveness, the new platform started out life as ... Read More »

New car launches in India in January 2020

The year 2020 is set to kick-start on a high note with five big product launches in India in January. This includes two electric SUVs – Tata Nexon EV and MG ZS EV, along with Hyundai Aura, Tata Altroz and the premium SUV, the Audi Q8. Read below to learn more about the new car launches in January 2020. Tata Altroz Tata Motors will launch the Altroz premium hatchback in ... Read More »

Carsome raises $50M for its used-car sales platform in Southeast Asia

Carsome,  a Malaysia-based marketplace for trading used cars, has closed a new $50 million financing round to fend off its rivals and grow its business in Southeast Asian markets. The new financing round, dubbed Series C, was funded by MUFG Innovation Partners (MUIP), the corporate venture capital arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG); Daiwa PI Partners, ... Read More »

Nippon Express gets CCI nod to buy 22% stake in Future Supply Chain Solutions

New Delhi: The Competition Commission on Tuesday said it has approved Nippon Express’ acquisition of 22 per cent stake in Future Group’s logistics arm Future Supply Chain SolutionsNSE -0.82 % Ltd. Future Supply Chain Solutions in September said that Japan-based Nippon Express Co will acquire 22 per cent stake through a combination of primary issuance and secondary purchase from an existing investor. The Competition Commission of ... Read More »

Reimagining the future of the consumer in India

AI, IoT and other tech-driven tools are not only tracking consumer buying behaviour but also increasingly influencing it Tech trends are altering the retail scenario globally and in India the situation is no different. Today, the Indian ecosystem is embracing the latest innovations at an encouraging speed, which are forming an essential part of their go to market strategy. Brands ... Read More »

Best Used Car Deals In Bangalore for Ford EcoSport between 50,000 – 1,00,000 Kms From Cartoq TRUE PRICE

Ford pioneered the sub-compact SUV segment with its EcoSport which has been its best-seller since its launch. EcoSport is a well-built car that is a joy to drive and therefore a favourite of enthusiasts. A used EcoSport is ideal for those looking a for feature-rich, stylish SUV that is good to drive–both in the city and on highways. Ford’s initiative to ... Read More »

Vodafone CEO Nick Read says company’s future in India looks doubtful as situation is critical

Vodafone said its future in India could be in doubt unless the government stopped hitting operators with higher taxes and charges, after a court judgment over licence fees resulted in a 1.9 billion euro group loss in its first half. Chief Executive Nick Read said India, where Vodafone formed a joint venture with Idea Cellular in 2018, had been “a ... Read More »