Yamaha sales up 27% at 76,144 units in March

India Yamaha Motor has reported a 27 per cent increase in domestic sales at 76,144 units in March. The company had sold 60,032 units in March 2016, India Yamaha Motor said in a statement today. “March 2017 was challenging as automobile...

Royal Enfield sales rise 17%

Royal Enfield, the two-wheeler division of Eicher Motors, has reported a 17 per cent jump in total sales at 60,113 units in March. The two-wheeler manufacturer had sold 51,320 units in March 2016, Eicher Motors said in a statement today. In...

GST Council clears bulk of rules for new tax regime

The council approved five rules dealing with registration, refunds, returns, invoice-debit and credit note payments that have been amended in line with changes to the GST laws. The GST Council cleared the bulk of the rules framework that constitutes the...

Changes in proposed Motor Vehicles bill approved by cabinet

The Cabinet on Friday approved amendments in the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2016 and is likely to be tabled in Parliament this coming week said Road transport & highways minister. "The Cabinet has endorsed nearly all the suggestions made by...

SC to consider ban on sale of diesel-run commercial vehicles in NCR

After banning sale of fire crackers in the national capital region and imposing a cess on diesel SUVs with engine capacity of 2000cc and more, the Supreme Court decided on Friday to examine whether sale and registration of diesel-run...

Not many options for BS-III vehicles from April 1

Give discount, export or get them upgraded are some of the options that the Indian auto industry is left with as the Supreme Court banned the sale and registration of Bharat Stage (BS)-III emission norm-compliant vehicles from April 1. Auto...

India back among top 10 focus markets for Toyota globally

India is back among the “top ten focus markets” for Japanese auto major Toyota, less than a year after the company indicated it would put a freeze on India investments at the height of the diesel vehicle controversy. Stung by...

Maruti Suzuki India domestic sales up 7.7% in March

Indian automobile manufacturer Maruti Suzuki has registered 7.7 percent growth in its domestic sales for the month of March 2017 and stood at 127,999, informed the automaker in a Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) filing. The company's exports stood at...

Ferrari once owned by Donald Trump to go on auction

The Ferrari is expected to raise between $250,000 and $350,000, the auction house said. "It's exciting," visitor Russell DiPerna said. "President Donald Trump is obviously a world leader now." A 10-year-old red Ferrari set to go on auction in Florida...

Jeep’s next Wrangler to look like current off-roader, fan site says

The next-generation Jeep Wrangler, due out this fall, will be new from the wheels up, but if images posted on a Jeep fan forum this week are accurate, the 2018 model looks like little more than a face-lift. The images...