Tag Archives: India

Volkswagen India strengthens its used car business: Introduces Das WeltAuto 3.0

Volkswagen India, the Indian arm of the German brand has announced that it plans to emphasise its focus on the used car business in India. Through the Das WeltAuto 3.0 (DWA) programme, Volkswagen India aims to provide a more transparent, professional and organised outlet for people who are looking to buy a used or pre-owned vehicle or sell their existing ... Read More »

VW launches Das WeltAuto used car business in India

Volkswagen has launched its pre-owned car business ‘Das WeltAuto’ (DWA) in India, the company announced. The DWA facilities offer buying and selling of multi-brand pre-owned cars. The company also said that DWA isn’t restricted to customers looking to exchange their existing cars for a new Volkswagen. The cars will be thoroughly checked and certified along with offering accessories, service and ... Read More »

Skoda Auto India manufactured no models in March 2020: Could affect new car deliveries

In March 2020, Skoda Auto India manufactured no models. Skoda India has a manufacturing facility located on the outskirts of Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The plant has an annual capacity to manufacture 89,000 units. In the last month of the 2019-20 financial year, the manufacturing facility produced no vehicles in the time. Before this, in January 2020, production for Skoda stood at ... Read More »

Urus to drive future growth of Lamborghini in India

Italian super sports car maker Lamborghini expects its premium luxury SUV Urus to drive future growth in India with the model accounting for 50 percent of its sales in the country, a senior company official said. The company, which delivered its 50th Urus in India last year, has an eight-month waiting period on the model at present. “Urus is playing ... 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 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 »

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 »

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 »

India vs Bangladesh: BCCI to factor in smog for future ties

Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim during a practice session ahead of their first T20 international match against India, at Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium, in New Delhi on Thursday.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday confirmed that the India-Bangladesh T20 match at the Ferozeshah Kotla ground will go ahead as scheduled despite the high pollution levels ... Read More »

India vs Bangladesh: Virat Kohli’s rest and MS Dhoni’s future on the radar as selectors meet to pick squad

With the South Africa series over, the Indian team is now set to take on Bangladesh for a series of 3 T20Is and 2 Tests starting from November 3. As reported earlier, the MSK Prasad-led BCCI’s selection committee will be meeting on Thursday to select the squad for the series. Also, with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) having accepted most ... Read More »