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Honda launches 2018 editions of CB Shine, Livo and Dream Yuga

Honda launches 2018 editions of CB Shine, Livo and Dream Yuga

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has launched three 2018 editions of its motorcycles – Livo, Dream Yuga and CB Shine. They offer refreshed style and advanced technology. “All 3 motorcycles- Dream Yuga, Livo & CB Shine SP are delighting different type of buyers, be it the aspirational first-time buyer or the mature buyer seeking premium

Volkswagen to make EVs on a massive scale

The Chief Executive of Volkswagen Matthias Müller has said that by the end of 2022 16 locations around the globe will produce battery-powered vehicles. The Group currently produces electric vehicles at three locations, and in two years’ time, a further nine Group plants are scheduled to be equipped for this purpose. He said that partnerships

Datsun GO remix editions launched

Datsun India has launched Remix limited editions of Datsun GO and GO+, priced at Rs 4,21,000 and Rs 4,99,000 respectively. With new hood & roof wraps, all black interiors and new dual-tone colour combinations, these editions will be available at all Nissan and Datsun dealerships across-India. “Datsun brings together the heritage of Japanese technology and

Mahindra introduces industry-first service offerings for BLAZO

There is a good reason to own a Mahindra BLAZO HCV truck as the company promises the lowest cost of ownership in the Indian trucking industry. Mahindra Truck and Bus Division, part of Mahindra Group, has introduced a set of industry-first service offerings for the truck owners. The package includes benefits such as increased oil

Over 10,000 women took the #HelmetOnLifeOn pledge in India

More than 10,000 women across 12 cities in India took the #HelmetOnLifeOn pledge as part of the road safety awareness programme by Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd on the occasion of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2018. Over 18 million new two-wheelers are coming on Indian roads every year. Making the journey

Digital Light to power Mercedes-Maybach S-Class

The Mercedes-Maybach S-Class to be equipped with the revolutionary headlamp technology Digital Light. The main beam will be in HD quality and a resolution of more than two million pixels. The world debut of the product in the updated top model from Mercedes-Maybach will take place at the Geneva Motor Show. Selected fleet customers are

Mahindra’s ROXOR to ‘roar’ off-road

Mahindra has unveiled its new off-road vehicle- ROXOR- in the North American market. Unlike the plastic-bodied, belt-driven vehicles long accepted in this category, ROXOR offers a simple, hard-worn approach, featuring a steel body on a boxed steel frame, a heavy-duty Mahindra turbo-diesel 4 cylinder engine, and an automotive style 5-speed manual transmission. “Mahindra’s 70-year automotive

SAIC Motor Corporation posts 6.8% growth in 2017

China’s largest automaker SAIC Motor Corporation has sold 6.93 million vehicles in 2017, an overall growth of 6.8% compared to 6.49 million vehicles in 2016. SAIC’s self-owned passenger car brands MG and Roewe have together contributed 50% overall sales growth last year. Sales of these brands surged 62% at over 520,000 units in 2017. Now

Daimler has bigger China plans; eyes EV segment

Daimler and BAIC Motor Corp Limited will expand local production in China for the Mercedes-Benz brand at their joint venture, Beijing Benz Automotive Co. Ltd. (BBAC). The total investment will be over 11.9 billion RMB (about 1.5 billion euros). As part of the investment, a BAIC production facility located in the capital city’s Shunyi district