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The index comprises companies that are involved in the manufacturing of electric and autonomous vehicles

Soon, a mutual fund to invest in electric vehicles, assisted driving technology

Sep 17, 2021

Navi Mutual Fund files draft document to launch Navi Electric Vehicles and Driving Technology FoF, which will be benchmarked to STOXX Global Electric Vehicles & Driving Technology NET Index

Tesla's Autopilot handles some driving tasks and allows drivers to keep their hands off the wheel for extended periods

US asks 12 automakers for assistance in probe into Tesla vehicle crashes

Sep 15, 2021

In August, NHTSA opened a formal safety probe into Tesla driver assistance system Autopilot after 12 crashes with emergency vehicles. The probe covers 765,000 U.S. Tesla vehicles built between 2014 and 2021

The Southeast Asia factories have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, it said.

Toyota slashes annual production target on chips, auto parts shortage

Sep 10, 2021

The Japanese car maker now expects to build 9 million vehicles in the year to March 31, it said in a press release

Toyota, which pioneered hybrid gasoline-electric vehicles with the popular Prius, is now moving rapidly to deliver its first all-electric line-up next year.

Toyota to allocate $13.5 bn to develop EV battery technology and supply by 2030

Sep 07, 2021

Considered a leader in developing batteries for electric vehicles, Toyota said it aims to slash the cost of its batteries by 30% or more by working on the materials used and the way the cells are structured

"Several chip suppliers have been referring to structural problems with demand," Ola Källenius told reporters during a roundtable event ahead of the Munich IAA car show

Carmakers likely to face chip shortage in 2023: Daimler CEO

Sep 06, 2021

Carmakers, forced by the COVID-19 pandemic to shut down plants last year, face stiff competition from the sprawling consumer electronics industry for chip deliveries, hit by a series of supply chain disruptions during the pandemic

The festive season, which began with Onam, culminates with Diwali celebrations in November

Indian automakers expect better festive season this year amid global chip shortage

Sep 05, 2021

Automakers have witnessed robust demand so far and are now looking to spruce up supplies to dealers in order to serve customers during the peak of festive period in October


Toyota Kirloskar domestic sales soar two-fold to 12,772 units in Aug

Sep 01, 2021

The segment dominance of Innova Crysta and Fortuner continues, as both the models have recorded good demand and are witnessing growing sales in their respective segments, said Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) General Manager (AGM) (Sales and Strategic Marketing) V Wiseline Sigamani

MapmyIndia to file papers for IPO

MapmyIndia to file draft papers for Rs 1,200-1,300 crore IPO

Aug 30, 2021

Based in Delhi’s Okhla, MapmyIndia sells its technology and geospatial information to a range of global brands including Uber Technologies, Tata Motors, Honda, Toyota, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, McDonald’s Corp, Amazon as well as Flipkart

The Wolfsburg-based carmaker said it expects the situation to improve by the end of the year (Source:Reuters)

Volkswagen may need to implement more production cuts due to chip shortage

Aug 19, 2021

The auto industry is facing renewed strains, with COVID-19 outbreaks in Asia hitting both chip production and operations at commercial ports

In September 2020, Toyota Motors managed to produce 8.4 lakh units as demand for automobiles began to recover from the initial stages of the COVID-19 pandemic

Toyota cuts September production by 40% over global chip shortage

Aug 19, 2021

Previously, Toyota Motors had planned to produce little under 9 lakh automobiles during September. However, it has now revised its plans for September

Maruti Chairman R.C. Bhargava

Hydrogen 'interesting alternative', to help reduce fuel emissions: Maruti chairman RC Bhargava

Aug 03, 2021

Maruti Chairman R.C. Bhargava said, adding that "the use of hydrogen is also an interesting alternative" besides compressed natural gas and hybrid technologies to reduce fuel consumption and emissions