December 2009 Auto News

Mahindra-Renault to Launch New Logan at 2010 Auto Expo

Mahindra-Renault to Launch New Logan at 2010 Auto Expo


29 December,2009 The Mahindra&45;Renault joint venture announced that it will bring in a new variant of its Logan sedan at the upcoming Auto Expo in New Delhi. The new variant will be .....

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Indian Government to Rate Fuel Economy

Indian Government to Rate Fuel Economy


27 December,2009 The Indian Government will rate fuel economy of cars from 2010. The notion of tagging fuel efficiency of cars has been in the pipeline for more than two years but the .....

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SAIC Pays $500 Million For GM India Stake

SAIC Pays $500 Million For GM India Stake


27 December,2009 Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation Group &40;SAIC&41; is investing &36;500 million &40;Rs 2350 Crore&41; for General Motors &40;GM&41; India stake. GM India has .....

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Audi Launches Limited Edition of A6

Audi Launches Limited Edition of A6


23 December,2009 Audi launched a limited edition of its sedan A6 on Wednesday. The 2.7&45;litre diesel car has been launched as part of the company&39;s centenary year celebrations and .....

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Toyota Prado Diesel Launched

Toyota Prado Diesel Launched


22 December,2009 Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. &40;TKM&41; today announced the launch of the Prado Diesel in India. Inheriting the Land Cruiser&39;s DNA the redesigned Prado will appeal not .....

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Maruti Suzuki to Launch New Family Car at Auto Expo

Maruti Suzuki to Launch New Family Car at Auto Expo


21 December,2009 Maruti Suzuki will launch a new family car Eeco at the upcoming Auto Expo in New Delhi. The Eeco family car will come with a 1200cc petrol engine in the under-Rs 4 lakh .....

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Tata Nano Wins the Indian Car of the Year Award

Tata Nano Wins the Indian Car of the Year Award


21 December,2009 The Tata Nano has won the prestigious Indian Car of the Year &40;ICOTY&41; award. In its fifth year running and modeled along the lines of the American European and Japanese .....

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Carnation ties-up with Fiat Group co for premium car service

Carnation ties-up with Fiat Group co for premium car service


17 December,2009 Carnation Auto the multi-brand car service provider promoted by former Maruti Suzuki head Jagdish Khattar on Thursday joined hands with Fiat Group firm Magneti Marelli for .....

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Mahindra and Mahindra Not Interested in Fiat Italy Plant

Mahindra and Mahindra Not Interested in Fiat Italy Plant


17 December,2009 Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd isn’t interested in a plant run by Fiat SpA in southern Italy a spokesman for the Indian vehicle maker said Thursday following reported comments .....

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Italy invites Tata Motors, M&M to buy Fiat's Sicilian car unit

Italy invites Tata Motors, M&M to buy Fiat's Sicilian car unit


16 December,2009 Italy on Wednesday sought investments from Indian car-makers and said it would encourage Tata Motors and Mahindra and Mahindra to take over Fiat’s unprofitable car unit .....

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Nissan To Introduce 370Z Sports Car Next Month

Nissan To Introduce 370Z Sports Car Next Month


14 December,2009 Nissan Motor India on Monday announced that it would introduce its iconic sports car model 370Z next month in India. “The new sports car model 370Z would be .....

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Tata Sumo Grande Mk II Launch

Tata Sumo Grande Mk II Launch


14 December,2009 Tata Motors has launched the Grande MK II an upgraded version of its premium Sumo. The Grande MK II seeks to deliver added value to customers through substantial changes in the .....

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Honda Siel To Hike Prices

Honda Siel To Hike Prices


10 December,2009 Honda Siel Cars India revealed on Thursday that it will marginally hike prices of its models from January to offset rise in input costs and fluctuating foreign exchange. .....

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VW to Acquire 19.9% of Suzuki

VW to Acquire 19.9% of Suzuki


09 December,2009 Volkswagen AG has agreed to pay 222.5 billion yen &40;&36;2.5 billion&41; for a 19.9 per cent stake in Suzuki Motor Corporation. Volkswagen and Suzuki plan to develop .....

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Hyundai Crosses 25 Lakh Units in India

Hyundai Crosses 25 Lakh Units in India


07 December,2009 Hyundai Motor India on Monday claimed that it has crossed the 25 lakh units&45;mark in production from its Sriperumbedur facility in Tamil Nadu. The Sriperumbedur .....

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Audi India Shows 12 Per Cent in November

Audi India Shows 12 Per Cent in November


06 December,2009 Audi India has posted a sales growth of 12 per cent for the month of November. The German luxury car manufacturer has sold 101 cars for the month of November 2009 .....

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Touareg Launched Officially

Touareg Launched Officially


06 December,2009 Volkswagen has launched the Touareg officially in India on December 4th. The high&45;end SUV was launched along with the iconic New Beetle on Friday. Earlier the .....

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Volkswagen Beetle Launched

Volkswagen Beetle Launched


03 December,2009 Volkswagen has launched the New Beetle in India today. The New Beetle comes with a 2.0L I4 petrol engine which can churn out 115 bhp. The engine is paired with a 6-speed .....

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Indian Auto Makers Show Strong Sales in November

Indian Auto Makers Show Strong Sales in November


01 December,2009 Indian vehicle sales rose in November due to robust demand and a low sales base last year company figures showed Tuesday pointing to a strengthening economy. .....

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Toyota to Display Concept Compact Car in India

Toyota to Display Concept Compact Car in India


01 December,2009 Toyota Motor Corporation will reveal the concept model of its compact car for the Indian market in January at the 2010 Delhi Auto Expo. The Indian arm of Toyota Toyota .....

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