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Volkswagen to invest over Rs.700 crore in India


September 6th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) German Volkswagen Group Thursday said it will invest €100 million euro (over Rs.700 crore) in its three Indian subsidiaries, including Volkswagen India, Skoda and Audi ... Read more...

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Mercedes to increase investments to Rs.850 crore


September 5th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz Wednesday said it plans to increase investment in India to Rs.850 crore by 2014.The company, which has already spent in ... Read more...

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Jaguar-Land Rover eyes booming China market


July 6th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shangai, July 6 (IANS) With booming sales, China will soon overtake North America to become the second largest market for luxury carmaker Tata-owned Jaguar-Land Rover (JLR) after Britain, the company's ... 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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Passenger car sales soar in China


June 8th, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 8 (IANS) Passenger car sales in China have soared by 16.6 percent year-on-year to 1.18 million units in May, an industry association said.The sales of sedans, sport-utility vehicles, ... Read more...

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Honda recalls over 52,600 vehicles in US


May 18th, 2012 - 4:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) Honda Motor Thursday announced it is recalling over 52,600 sedans from 2007 and 2008 models in the US over a defect in the vehicles.The Japanese automaker ... Read more...

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Hyundai Motor’s April sales up 4.9 percent


May 2nd, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Passenger car major Hyundai Motor Wednesday reported a growth of 4.9 percent in its April sales, including exports, that stood at 52,057 units compared to ... Read more...

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Prices of China-made automobiles fall


April 11th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 11 (IANS) The prices of China-made automobiles fell slightly last month while those of imported vehicles rose, the country's top planning agency said Tuesday.Prices of automobiles in March ... Read more...

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Eco-friendly tyres that save fuel (Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 4 (IANS) Environmentally conscious car owners will now have a new choice when it comes to their four wheels: eco-friendly tyres.Concern over greenhouse gas emissions and global warming ... Read more...

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Eco-friendly tires that save fuel


March 4th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 4 (IANS) Environmentally conscious car owners will now have a new choice when it comes to their four wheels: eco-friendly tires.Concern over greenhouse gas emissions and global warming ... Read more...

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Ford recalls over 128,000 vehicles in US


December 10th, 2011 - 7:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) The Ford Motor Co. is recalling over 128,000 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan sedans over problems that could cause the wheels to separate, a media report ... Read more...

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Hyundai to increase car prices from January


December 7th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor Wednesday said it will hike prices by 1.5 percent to two percent across models from January 2012."The price increase will come ... Read more...

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Mercedes issues recall for its latest diesel model


October 18th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Auto maker Mercedes has issued a recall for thousands of its latest diesel vehicles over concerns that they can catch fire. The company explained that problems ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki produces 200 cars at Manesar


September 6th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki Tuesday said it produced 225 cars at its Manesar plant in Haryana despite labour troubles.A company statement said it deployed 20 ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki produces 200 cars at Manesar Monday


September 5th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki Monday said that it produced 200 cars at its Manesar plant, at which the company is facing labour troubles, four days ... Read more...

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Honda India to replace parts on City sedans


September 5th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Japaness automobile major Honda's Indian subsidiary Monday said it will carry out preventive part-replacement of the power window switch in 72,115 units of the second-generation ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki produces 150 cars at Manesar Saturday


September 3rd, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki Saturday said that it produced 150 cars at its Manesar plant, in which the company is facing labour troubles, a day ... Read more...

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Operations resume at Maruti Suzuki’s Manesar plant


August 30th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki said manufacturing had resumed at its Manesar plant from early Tuesday afternoon after being suspended Monday due to labour problems."Early this ... Read more...

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Will ‘Azadi’ mean a meal for me, ask street kids


August 13th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Dressed in a worn-out shirt and shorts, Rodu, all of 11, hopped past swank sedans and intimidating SUVs at a busy traffic intersection in south ... Read more...

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Brief tools-down at Maruti’s plant, no production loss


July 28th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) An hour-long tools-down protest was held Thursday at automobile major Maruti Suzuki's manufacturing plant in Haryana's Manesar after six workers were suspended for manhandling a ... Read more...

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Maruti’s sales drop by 8.8 percent in June


July 1st, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Automobile giant Maruti Suzuki, which recently faced a 13-day strike at its manufacturing facility in Manesar, Friday reported a drop of 8.8 percent in its ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki strike called off as agreement reached (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 2:06 am ICT by IANS
Manesar (Haryana), June 17 (IANS) The workers at auto major Maruti Suzuki's plant in this Haryana town called off their 13-day long strike, after an agreement was reached between them ... Read more...

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Day 13 of Maruti workers strike


June 16th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the 13th day Thursday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike into day 12


June 15th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the 12th day Wednesday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Talks fail, Maruti strike enters 10th day


June 13th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant at Manesar in Haryana continued for the 10th day Monday as talks between workers and management failed to resolve ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail (Lead, correcting figure in paras four, six)


June 11th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail


June 11th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Haryana bans Maruti workers’ strike


June 10th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 10 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday banned the ongoing strike at the manufacturing plant of India's biggest car manufacturer Maruti, at Manesar near Gurgaon.Minister of State for Labour ... Read more...

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Strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant enters sixth day


June 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana entered its sixth day Thursday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Fifth day of strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 8th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The strike at the Maruti Suzuki plant in Haryana's Manesar town entered its fifth day Wednesday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Strike continues for fourth day at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 7th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The workers' strike at a Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar in Haryana entered the fourth day Tuesday as talks with the management failed to achieve ... Read more...

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Tata Pixel showcased at Geneva Motor Show


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 1 (IANS) Indian automobile giant Tata Motors Tuesday showcased the Pixel - its new city car for the European market based on the its compact model Nano - ... 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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Polo prices up by 2.9 percent from Jan 1


December 15th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) German automobile major Volkswagen's Indian subsidiary Wednesday said it would increase the price of its popular selling hatchback car model Polo by 2.9 percent from Jan 1, 2011.According ... Read more...

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Hyundai’s November domestic sales up 12 percent


December 1st, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor India Limited's domestic sales during November stood at 31,540 units against 28,162 units in the like period of 2009, a 12 percent rise, ... Read more...

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