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The new BMW S 1000 R features winglets which are quite identical to M 1000 RR.

New BMW S 1000 RR Showcased at India Bike Week ahead of launch in 2023

Dec 03, 2022

The flagship RR will be offered in a variety of colour options, including Light White Non-Metallic/BMW M, Racing Red Non-Metallic, and Blackstorm Metallic.

We’ll have flex fuel vehicles in the Indian market by 2024: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India prez Atsushi Ogata

We’ll have flex fuel vehicles in the Indian market by 2024: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India prez Atsushi Ogata

Dec 02, 2022

HMSI’s managing director, president and CEO Atsushi Ogata told Business Today that since Indian government’s major focus is on how to enhance the agriculture segment.

While sales were on the rise, the production of domestic models was impacted due to the electric components shortage

Maruti Suzuki plans to increase car prices from January 2023, cites inflation 

Dec 02, 2022

Maruti car price hike: Maruti Suzuki said, “The shortage of electronic components had a minor impact on the production of vehicles, mainly in domestic models. The company took all possible measures to minimise the impact.”

The EV unit is key for Evergrande, once China's top-selling developer and now at the centre of the country's property crisis. (Image: Reuters)

China Evergrande auto unit to lay off 10% of workers

Dec 02, 2022

The company, China Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group Ltd also plans to suspend salary payments to 25% of its workers for between one and three months

Tesla semi-truck deliveries have finally begun 5 years after it was unveiled

'Looks like it came from the future': Elon Musk starts deliveries of Tesla trucks

Dec 02, 2022

Tesla's electric semi truck was initially planned for a launch in the year 2019 but battery production constraints pushed the deliveries to 2022

Maruti Suzuki total sales rise 14% to 159,044 units in November 2022

Maruti Suzuki total sales rise 14% to 159,044 units in November 2022

Dec 01, 2022

Maruti's total domestic sales (including PV+LCV+OEM) saw an increase of 18 percent to 139,306 in November 2022 units from 117,791 in November 2021.

Skoda India registers 102% rise in sales YoY with help from Skoda Kushaq SUV, Slavia

Dec 01, 2022

These sales numbers see Skoda Auto India double its annual sales over 2021, with a month more to go in 2022.

Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Honda City and Hyundai Creta SUV were the best-selling cars in the pre-owned market

Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Honda City, Hyundai Creta SUV among the best-selling used cars in India

Nov 30, 2022

Business Today spoke with Amit Kumar, OLX Autos CEO, to understand what’s driving the used car market and what lies ahead for the sector.

He was also a former CII President and a former President of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). (Image: Twitter)

'Passionate engineer' Vikram Kirloskar has left a gap in India's automotive industry

Nov 30, 2022

Known to be an avid golfer, a tennis player and a swimming enthusiast, Vikram Kirloskar believed in an essential work-life balance.

Vikram Kirloskar tributes: While some remembered their friend, some lauded Kirloskar's professionalism, and some saw this as the 'frailty of life'.

‘Had world-class vision; tall statesman’: Netizens pay last respects to Toyota Kirloskar Motor’s Vikram Kirloskar

Nov 30, 2022

Vikram Kirloskar death: The Toyota Kirloskar Motor vice chairperson died due to a heart attack at the age of 64 late Tuesday night; here's how Twitter paid tribute.

Vikram Kirloskar was present at the Toyota Innova Hycross unveil event in Mumbai on November 25

Toyota Kirloskar Motor’s Vikram Kirloskar passes away; last rites to take place in Bengaluru

Nov 30, 2022

Vikram Kirloskar death: His funeral will be organised on Wednesday at 1 pm at Bengaluru’s Hebbal Crematorium. The company confirmed the development in a LinkedIn post. 

TVS launches the new Apache RTR 160 4V special edition bike

TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Special Edition 2023 version launched in India; check pricing, features

Nov 29, 2022

TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Special Edition 2023 version comes in a new Pearl White colour. The TVS Apache series has also been available with Matte Black Special Edition. Both new versions of the Special Edition bikes are equipped with a completely redesigned lightweight bullpup muffler.

Kia India forays into certified pre-owned car biz

Kia India forays into certified pre-owned car biz

Nov 29, 2022

Kia said it has aggressive plans to ramp up the CPO business in the country with over 30 outlets by the end of 2022.

A switch to hydrogen-powered engines would require a complete redesign of airframes and infrastructure at airports.

Rolls-Royce successfully tests hydrogen-powered jet engine

Nov 29, 2022

The ground test, using a converted Rolls-Royce AE 2100-A regional aircraft engine, used green hydrogen created by wind and tidal power, the British company said on Monday.

Ola Electric has provided over 1 lakh customer test rides across India.

Ola Electric on expansion spree, opens 14 new experience centres in 11 cities

Nov 28, 2022

Ola Electric started three experience centres in Bangalore, two in Pune, and one each in Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Dehradun, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kota, Nagpur, Ranchi, and Vadodara.

The company is currently working on the new Himalayan 450

Royal Enfield Himalayan 822cc bike to be unveiled at India Bike Week 2022: All you need to know

Nov 28, 2022

The company is currently working on the new Himalayan 450 which will be equipped with a six-speed transmission and a 450cc liquid-cooled engine with about 40 hp.

The SUV comes with 5G streaming, with a highly personalised 9 exterior paintwork colours and 5 interior trim colours.

Could Pravaig’s new made-in-India electric SUV DEFY be a game changer in the luxury segment?

Nov 25, 2022

Launched at the introductory price of Rs 39,50,000 Pravaig’s SUV DEFY competes with Mercedes-Benz EQC and Audi e-tron.

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari

Vehicles belonging to GoI or its undertakings older than 15 yrs to not run on roads: Gadkari

Nov 25, 2022

Gadkari mentioned that state governments should also scrap all buses, trucks, and cars in departments that come under their purview that are 15 years old.

Toyota Innova HyCross Unveiled in India with a mileage of 21.1 kmpl

Toyota Innova HyCross unveiled in India with 21.1 kmpl mileage, SUV-like design; check details

Nov 25, 2022

The Toyota Innova HyCross comes with a hybrid powertrain which enables it to achieve a mileage of over 21 kmpl. The car uses a self-charging battery to boost mileage.

Musk said last month that Tesla's advanced driver assistant software would not gain regulatory approval in 2022.

Tesla's Full Self-Driving Beta now available to all in North America: Elon Musk

Nov 25, 2022

Musk hopes to provide an update to Full Self Driving (FSD) in 2023 to show regulators that the technology is much safer than the average human driver.

BSA’s new concept bike features a longer suspension with dual shock absorbers, a fresh coat of paint, and dual-sport wire-spoke Scorpion Rally STR tyres.

BSA Gold Star 650-based Scrambler concept bike unveiled; possible rival to Royal Enfield 650

Nov 24, 2022

BSA, which was originally founded as Birmingham Small Arms Company Ltd. in the manufacturing of firearms, now offers Brit-based bikes and carries forward its legacy of classic rides.