Hyundai Motor May Raise Stake In China Joint Venture

Hyundai Motor said on Tuesday it was considering raising its stake in its underperforming truck joint venture in China, potentially joining other foreign automakers in boosting ownership in the world’s biggest car market. Sichuan Hyundai Motor is Hyundai’s only commercial car venture in China that makes cargo trucks and buses. Beijing

India’s Two-Wheeler Exports Grew 4% In First Half Of FY2019-20

Amidst slowdown in domestic sales, India’s two-wheeler exports have recently witnessed 4 per cent growth in the first half (H1) of the financial year 2019-20 (FY 2019-20). According to the data shared by the Society of India Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the total two-wheeler exports, including motorcycles, scooters and mopeds, reached

Italjet Dragster Set To Be Re-Introduced At EICMA 2019

Italian brand Italjet is all set to re-introduce one of its most famous scooters at the EICMA 2019 show in Milan, Italy in early November. The firm’s Dragster model is set to make a comeback and it’s radically designed with unique components as well. The new Italjet Dragster will employ

Bajaj Chetak Electric Scooter Unveiled; Deliveries To Commence From January 2020

Bajaj Auto today unveiled its first electric scooter for the Indian market, under its new electric vehicle division, Urbanite. Christened the Bajaj Chetak, after the company’s iconic scooter, the new electric two-wheeler will be manufactured at the manufacturer’s Chakan plant. Bajaj has announced that deliveries for the new Chetak electric

BS6 Compliant Yamaha FZ, FZ-S Power Figures Leaked

Yamaha Motor India announced earlier this year that will roll-out the Bharat Stage 6 (BS6) compliant two-wheelers by November 2019, and now details have been leaked on the updated versions of the FZ and FZ-S motorcycles. The 2020 Yamaha FZ, FZ-S will soon meet the stringent emission norms and a

Toyota Extends Warranty On Hybrid Battery To 10 Years

Toyota has announced extending the warranty on hybrid batteries from 8 years / 1.7 lakh km to 10 years / 2.4 lakh km. The new warranty scheme is valid for all new model year 2020 Toyota Hybrid, plug-in hybrid or fuel cell vehicles. However, the extended warranty scheme is only valid on the battery

Porsche Flying Car On The Cards As It Partners With Boeing

Porsche is looking to enhance its scope as a sports car manufacturer and yes, it’s looking at a space in the premium mobility segment. The company announced its partnership with Boeing and Boeing subsidiary Aurora Flight Sciences to address a potential key market segment of the future. As part of

2020 Isuzu D-Max Pick-Up Truck Range Revealed In Thailand

Isuzu Motors has finally pulled the wraps off the next-gen 2020 D-Max pick-up truck range in Thailand, ahead of the SUV’s official debut slated for October 19. Globally, the D-Max pick-up truck has been in the market since 2011 and is finally getting a generation upgrade after 8 years. The

Kinetic Safar Star Electric Three-Wheeler Launched For Last Mile Deliveries, Priced At &#8377 2.2 Lakh

Kinetic Green Energy has announced the launch of a new electric vehicle ‘Kinetic Safar Star’ for the last mile deliveries and marked its entry into the mid-speed vehicle segment. Equipped with a payload capacity of up to 400 kg, the new electric three-wheeler is said to have been built with

Renault Board To Meet, As CEO Denounces Potential Exit As ‘Coup’

Renault SA’s CEO, Thierry Bollore, denounced as a “coup” his potential exit from the French carmaker, which has called a board meeting on Friday to discuss governance matters. Bollore also told Les Echos newspaper on Thursday he was appealing to the key Renault shareholder, the French state, to avoid destabilising