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Hyundai launches new Elantra

August 13th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Hundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL) Monday launched the new fluidic Elantra sedan. Elantra comes in 7 variants - three petrol and four diesel -- and ... Read more...

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Maruti to focus on diesel cars (Lead)

June 12th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. (MSIL) Tuesday announced merger of a diesel engine manufacturing company with itself and said it would focus ... Read more...

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Doncaster Council Seizes Supercharged Mobility Scooter

December 7th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Doncaster Council has seized a “supercharged” mobility scooter because it cause nuisance in the area. The seized mobility scooter has been modified to have a supercharged ... Read more...

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New versions of Tata’s Vista hatchback launched

August 23rd, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors Tuesday launched the new petrol and diesel versions of its hatchback Vista, priced between Rs.3.88 lakh and Rs.4.79 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi)."Vista ... Read more...

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Yen appreciation is a concern: Toyota Kirloskar

July 1st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Indo-Japanese car manufacturing joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd, which imports sizeable number of components from Japan, is concerned about the appreciating yen."Yen appreciation is ... 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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Audi A6 Revamped With New Features

December 3rd, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Audi the elite car maker has taken the veils off the upcoming A6 its luxury Sedan which can improve its share in the US car market ... Read more...

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Green hybrid supercar zooms with jet turbine

September 30th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 30 (IANS) A new 200 mph-speed supercar that merges sporty looks with the latest "green" technology from the Jaguar stable is set to rock the prestigious Paris Motor Show when ... Read more...

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Spring brings blossoms and nostalgia in Kashmir (Letter from Kashmir)

March 14th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, March 14 (IANS) Spring brings memories flooding back in Kashmir, like it does the almond blossoms. In the heart of old Srinagar, Badamwari - the garden of almonds with ... Read more...

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Electric cars could augment carbon emissions

November 12th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Electric cars could increase carbon emissions in the atmosphere, an environmental group has warned.The Environmental Transport Association has called for the new generation of vehicles to carry meters ... Read more...

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Using cheap hardware to build electric cars may lead to short commutes

October 31st, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 31 (ANI): A new project is aiming to use the cheapest hardware possible to build electric vehicles good enough for short commutes."Let's use the cheapest hardware possible by making the ... Read more...

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Punjab puts officials on austerity drive - downgrades cars

September 17th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 17 (IANS) While Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son and deputy Sukhbhir Singh move in a fleet of bullet-proof Mitsubishi Monteros and Pajeros costing millions, the state ... Read more...

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Volvo S60 concept brakes itself to avoid pedestrians

January 14th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Jan 14 (DPA) The new Volvo S60 concept unveiled ahead of the Detroit Auto Show later this month features a revolutionary new driver safety system which brakes the car automatically to ... Read more...

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An Indian all-terrain vehicle, courtesy Punjab engineering students

December 9th, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Dec 9 (IANS) Three final-year mechanical engineering students here have taken the road less travelled by designing an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) named Ridge Ranger, which they plan to launch commercially.Although ... Read more...

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American militarys robotic dog becomes Internet sensation

September 7th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 7 (ANI): A robotic dog developed by engineering company Boston Dynamics for the American military has become an Internet star.Video footage of BigDog, which has been built to carry ... Read more...

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Mamata firm on return of Singur land to farmers (Lead)

August 19th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, who met chambers of commerce representatives here Tuesday, remained firm on her demand that the West Bengal government has to return to farmers ... Read more...

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Toyota Prius with solar panels may soon hit the road

July 8th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Automaker Toyota reportedly has plans to install solar panels in its Prius hybrid cars so as to power on-board electrical items like the air-conditioning system.Sources have revealed ... Read more...

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Ford India launches new Fusion variant

March 12th, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 12 (IANS) Ford India Pvt Ltd has announced the launch of Fusion Plus, a new variant in its Fusion vehicle range, here Wednesday. The new variant comes with additional features ... Read more...

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Sports car that needs refuelling once a year unveiled

March 6th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by admin
Geneva, Mar 6 (ANI): A plug-in hybrid sports car that needs refuelling only once a year made its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show.Fisker, the American company behind the new ... Read more...

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Singur plant to roll out Nano by October

February 20th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Feb 20 (IANS) The Singur plant of Tata Motors will roll out the Nano, the world's cheapest car, by October this year, company managing director Ravi Kant said Wednesday. Ravi Kant ... Read more...

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