Mar 4, 2015
The company expects to launch Lodgy, a multi-purpose vehicle, in four weeks, and a small car (below Rs.4 lakh) this year via Renault India expects to double market share to 5 % in two years –...
Posted by Ravi on Mar 5, 2015
Is buying a car about affordable, comfortable travel, or is it about being the ‘proud’ owner of a car from a luxury brand? India is home to a plethora of budget and premium cars from global auto majors eager to capture the lion’s share of the domestic auto sector. Research shows that...Read More
Posted by Arnaud on Mar 4, 2015
Mr Vageesh Patil is the General Manager of GE Transportation Engineering India. He accepted to answer our questions about GE activities in India and how their products can be sustainable and very innovative for India. This interview is the first of our 6th research study: “Smart...Read More
Posted by Ravi on Mar 3, 2015
On February 9, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a review meeting to address issues of infrastructure related ministries including roads, shipping and civil aviation. This meeting also took stock of railways. At a similar review meeting in December, the PM stated that the...Read More
Posted by Ravi on Mar 2, 2015
BMW India are to partner with 7 local suppliers to source components for the local production of cars at their Chennai plant in South India. These suppliers will include Force Motors Ltd, ZF Hero Chassis, Draexlmaier India, Tenneco Automotive India, Valeo India, Mahle Behr and...Read More
Mr Vageesh Patil is the General Manager of GE Transportation Engineering India. He accepted to answer our questions about GE activities in India and how their products can be...Read More
Is buying a car about affordable, comfortable travel, or is it about being the ‘proud’ owner of a car from a luxury brand? India is home to a plethora of budget and premium cars...Read More
In his budget speech, Union Finance Minister Arjun Jaitley said that “unless new cities are developed to accommodate the burgeoning number of people, the existing cities wouldsoon...Read More
The company expects to launch Lodgy, a multi-purpose vehicle, in four weeks, and a small car (below Rs.4 lakh) this year via Renault India expects to double market share to 5 % in...Read More
Mar 3, 2015
NEW DELHI: Passenger car sales increased about 7% in February as major manufacturers looked forward to softer interest rates to propel demand in 2015 after no direct incentives were proposed for the automobile industry in the Union Budget to improve sentiment and help post growth in the current financial year after two consecutive years of decline. via Budget...
Mar 2, 2015
There’s a strong argument to be made for increasing women’s participation in the workforce — including boosting the GDP growth rate — and the finance minister, via the Union Budget, can be a vocal advocate if he so chooses. Currently, India’s female labour force participation rate (FLFPR) lags behind all the BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia,...
Mar 2, 2015
MUMBAI: In view of the BEST fleet size being reduced in recent months, transport experts point out that these buses occupy just 6% of the roadspace but ferry a good 45% of the total daily commuters in Mumbai. On the flip side, private cars and two-wheelers occupy 87% of the space on city roads and ferry equal number of commuters. via Buses occupy 6% road space,...
Feb 27, 2015
The budget articulates the vision of transforming the Indian railways in a systematic process over a longer period of time rather than having a big bang approach. It is a balanced budget. However, it leaves question mark on the challenge of convincingly garnering the significant amount of funds required for this audacious transformation. via Make in India to...
Feb 27, 2015
NEW DELHI: While railway minister Suresh Prabhu joked about seeking divine intervention in drawing up a turnaround plan that creates a speedier, punctual and cleaner railway network, his Rail Budget bore the distinct imprint of his boss, Prime Minister Narendra Modi. via Rail Budget 2015: Modi’s imprint starkly apparent in Prabhu’s maiden budget...
Feb 27, 2015
German luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes Benz, is well on its way to increase sales by 50 per cent due to the launch of new generation cars (NGC). The new generation cars which include luxury hatchback A-Class and B-Class, the sedan CLA and sports utility vehicle GLA, have attracted more customers to the brand. Eberhard Kern, Managing Director and CEO...