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In a subdued auto market, Asian companies log growth in July (Roundup)


August 1st, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Even as the demand for automobiles remains subdued owing to high interest rates, rising fuel costs and uncertain economic conditions, Asian vehicle makers in general maintained ... Read more...

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General Motors launches new Cruze model


June 27th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Automobile major General Motors India Wednesday launched its next generation sedan, Chevrolet Cruze, with a new 2.0 litre diesel engine priced between Rs.13.85 lakh and ... Read more...

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General Motors launch Captiva SUV’s new model


June 26th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Automobile manufacturer General Motors India Tuesday launched its next generation sport utility vehicle (SUV)-- Chevrolet Captiva 2.2 AT AWD priced between Rs.1,874,062-2,459,000 (ex-showroom Delhi)."In India, ... Read more...

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Chinese car multimedia maker CASKA to set up R&D; centre in India


April 19th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 19 (IANS) Car multimedia systems manufacturer CASKA, owned by China-based Coagent Electronics S&T; Co, is planning to set up a research and development (R&D;) centre either in Chennai ... Read more...

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Auto industry welcomes rate cut


April 17th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Indian automobile industry, which struggled with a sluggish market last year due to high interest rates, Tuesday welcomed the Reserve Bank of India's ... Read more...

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General Motors’ March sales up 13 percent


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) General Motors India Monday reported an increase of 13 percent in monthly sales for March at 10,588 units, up from 9,391 units sold in March ... Read more...

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General Motors to launch small car Sail in Q3


March 26th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 26 (IANS) General Motors India (GM) is planning to launch its fourth small car in the country, a premium hatchback "Sail", by July-September, a company official said Monday."We ... Read more...

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General Motors launches new version of Tavera


March 21st, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) General Motors India Wednesday launched a new version of its multi utility vehicle (MUV) Tavera, compliant with the latest Bharat Stage IV emission norms. The ... Read more...

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General Motors launches new version of Tavera


March 21st, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) General Motors India Wednesday launched a new version of its multi utility vehicle (MUV) Tavera, compliant with the latest Bharat Stage IV emission norms. The ... Read more...

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General Motors showcases two new vehicles


January 6th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) US auto major General Motors Friday unveiled two vehicles - a premium hatchback Sail and a multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) concept - under its Chevrolet brand ... Read more...

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Peugeot’s India-assembled car to hit roads by 2014


January 5th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) French car maker Peugeot Thursday said it plans to roll out locally assembled units of its various models in the Indian market by 2014."We will ... Read more...

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TVS Motors, India Yamaha log sales growth in November


December 1st, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Two-wheeler majors TVS Motor Company and India Yamaha Motor closed November with increased sales as compared to November last year.TVS Motor Company closed the month with ... Read more...

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Ford’s domestic sales up 11 percent


December 1st, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) American automobile major Ford's Indian subsidiary Thursday reported an increase of 11 percent in its domestic sales for the month of November at 8,322 units ... Read more...

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General Motors India sales up 17.35 percent in September


October 1st, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) General Motors India Saturday reported an increase of 17.35 percent in sales at 10,112 units sold during September as against 8,617 units during the same ... Read more...

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General Motors to source 95 percent of components locally


August 30th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Faridabad, Aug 30 (IANS) General Motors said Tuesday it plans to source about 95 percent of its components from local manufacturers for its newer models."The percentage of locally sourced parts ... Read more...

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General Motors launches Beat’s diesel version


July 25th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) American automobile major General Motors Monday launched the diesel version of its bestseller hatchback Beat at a price ranging between Rs.429,000 to Rs.545,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). ... Read more...

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GM expects more sales with Beat’s diesel version


June 23rd, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) With the upcoming launch of the diesel version of its best seller hatchback car Beat, American automobile major General Motors (GM) expects its sales to ... Read more...

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GM to launch 6 new cars in India


March 4th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) Carmaker General Motors (GM) India will launch 14 variants of six new models in the country in the next two years, a top company executive said ... Read more...

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Top corporates welcome budget 2011-12


February 28th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Reactions were mostly positive from the corporate sector to the general budget presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in the Lok Sabha Monday.Some of the reactions ... Read more...

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General Motors targets 40 percent volume growth in 2011


February 14th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) The Indian arm of global car major General Motors is confident of growing 40 percent this year with new products like a diesel version of the compact car ... Read more...

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General Motors India launches Smartech petrol engine


January 28th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 28 (ANI): Making a slew of sales and products announcements, General Motors (GM) India has launched its made in India new petrol engine in New Delhi which would be ... Read more...

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General Motors to launch six new car models by 2013


January 28th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Automobile major General Motors Thursday said that it plans to launch six new car models and 14 variants in the Indian market within two years."The company plans ... Read more...

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Indian automobile firms close 2010 with stellar sales figures (Roundup)


January 1st, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) Prompted by a growing economy, increasing disposable incomes and low interest rates, Indian automobile manufacturers Saturday reported stellar sales figures for the calender year 2010.Chennai-based car manufacturer ... Read more...

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GM 2010 sales grow by 59 percent


January 1st, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) General Motors India Saturday reported 59 percent growth in sales for 2010, which stood at 110,804 units as against 69,579 units in 2009."Introduction of best-in-segment cars from ... Read more...

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November car sales zoom (Second Lead)


December 1st, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Indian automobile manufacturers by and large Wednesday reported good sales figures for November on the back of a spurt in demand during the festive season.Market leader Maruti ... Read more...

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Auto makers report good sales figures in November (Lead)


December 1st, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Indian automobile manufacturers by and large Wednesday reported good sales figures for November due to the festive season which led to the rise in demand.Market ... Read more...

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General Motors November sales up 17.67 percent


December 1st, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) General Motors India Wednesday reported a growth of 17.67 percent in its November sales this year, which stood at 8,376 units as against 7,118 units in the ... Read more...

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Ford, General Motors sales in neck and neck race


October 1st, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 1 (IANS) Car-makers Ford India and General Motors were nearly neck and neck last month in terms of their sales volumes.While the city-based Ford India sold 8,380 units last month, ... Read more...

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Hindustan Motors to launch premium sedan Lancer Evolution X


September 30th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 30 (IANS) India's oldest car maker Hindustan Motors is planning to launch premium sedan- Lancer Evolution X- from the stables of Japanese Mitsubishi Motors this fiscal.The two companies have a ... Read more...

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LNG facility for GM plant in Gujarat inaugurated


September 22nd, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Halol (Gujarat), Sep 22 (IANS) General Motors India Wednesday inaugurated an LNG facility at its factory premises here for supply of gas to its car manufacturing plant. This follows a tripartite agreement ... Read more...

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General Motors to commission powertrain engine plant


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) General Motors India Friday said it will commission a 160,000-unit powertrain engine plant at its Talegaon manufacturing facility in Maharashtra by this year-end. "This will be the first ... Read more...

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US car companies lead by percentage, Asians by volume (Lead)


July 1st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Powered by their small cars, the two American car makers, Ford India and General Motors India, have logged triple digit sales growth in June, compared to the same ... Read more...

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General Motors launches cashless maintenance service


June 22nd, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) General Motors India Tuesday launched a scheme on all its Chevrolet cars and said it would help customers lower the cost of ownership. The scheme will ... Read more...

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Ranbir Kapoor becomes brand ambassador for Nissan Motors


June 8th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Already endorsing a number of consumer brands, Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor has now become the brand ambassador of Nissan Motors India as well. "I feel really good that ... Read more...

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Spark goes out of General Motors India’s deal with Reva


May 26th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 26 (IANS) The Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) acquisition of electric car manufacturer Reva Electric Car company has taken the spark out of another deal that the latter had entered into ... Read more...

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