2021 Auto News India

Tata Motors, Renault, Bajaj Auto in talks to use IT Min’s last mile delivery system

Credits: www.indianexpress.com The CSC, a special purpose vehicle of the IT Ministry, had in April last year started allowing its village level entrepreneurs the option to launch a Grameen e-store. Automobile companies, such as Tata Motors, Renault and Bajaj Automobiles, are in talks with the government to make use of the Common Services Centres’ (CSCs’) […]

2021 Auto News

Auction Dilemma: Maybach 57 Vs. Rolls Royce Phantom

Credits: www.hotcars.com Ah, the joys of massive depreciation, uber rich folks who don’t to drive an old car, and didn’t really drive them much when new. This edition of Auction Dilemma explores ideal rides when the ordinary Mercedes S-Class or BMW 7 Series just won’t do. It’s a different kind of dilemma when the ultra-rich don’t want to be seen in […]

2021 Auto News USA

GM unveils electric Hummer SUV topping $110,000

Credits: www.cnbc.com GM’s new all-electric Hummer SUV will top $110,000 when it goes on sale in 2023. The SUV will be the stablemate to an upcoming Hummer pickup that’s scheduled to go on sale this fall. They are the first Hummers since GM discontinued the well-known, gas-guzzling versions of the vehicles in 2010. General Motors unveiled […]

2021 Auto News India

Why don’t cars in India come with Indian names?

Credits: www.moneycontrol.com The short answer: most car makers believe that the aspirational values that come with buying an automobile in India are best addressed by foreign-sounding names. Step out to buy a car in India and you are spoilt for choice. The best of foreign car makers and the finest of Indian manufacturers are there […]

2021 Auto News

Officials, business representatives call for China-US cooperation on auto industry

Credits: www.globaltimes.cn Business representatives from both China and the US expect closer ties to jointly develop the auto industry that is directed at smart electric vehicles (EVs). They are calling for an open and fair business environment despite the ongoing tensions between the world’s two largest economies. Xu Haidong, assistant secretary general of the China […]

2021 Auto News USA

Biden wants to build a national EV charging system under $2 trillion infrastructure plan, but it won’t be easy

Credits: www.cnbc.com Charging stations for electric vehicles will be part of a $2 trillion infrastructure bill being pushed by the Biden administration. It’s going to take more than government support to successfully expand EV infrastructure. AlixPartners estimates $300 billion will be needed to build out a global charging network to accommodate the expected growth of […]

2021 Auto News India

Emissions from auto LPG vehicles much lower than BS-VI grade petrol: Study

Credits: auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com Tailpipe emissions from Auto LPG have been found to be significantly lesser than even BS-VI compliant petrol vehicles, according to the results of the latest emission tests conducted by Indian Auto LPG Coalition. Even as the country looks at electric vehicle to provide pollution free transportion options, a study has suggested that in […]

2021 Auto News

How The Auto Industry Is Eyeing Post-Pandemic Growth

Credits: www.hotcars.com Fully autonomous solutions enabling physical distancing, and a host of other strategies are in the works in the auto industry. The COVID pandemic timeline has been one of the most trying periods for mankind in recent history. The evaporation of jobs, the falling off of businesses, and the progressive tanking of the population’s […]

2021 Auto News USA

Ford dealer: Cars are the new version of toilet paper panic

Despite only a slight increase in overall sales so far this year, it’s a new day in paradise, some Ford Motor Co. dealers said Thursday. Business for them has seen a dramatic uptick since the coronavirus pandemic shut down cities and dealerships across America. With safety protocols in place and used car prices up, new car […]

2021 Auto News India

E-vehicles Set to Revolutionise Indian Automobile Sector as Demand Doubles in 3 Years

Credits: www.zee5.com India’s transition towards electric mobility offers the country not only an opportunity to improve efficiency & transform the automobile sector but also addresses concerns regarding energy security. These issues that the country is currently grappling with, can be addressed with the uptake of electric mobility. India’s transition towards electric mobility offers the country […]