The country’s largest luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz in collaboration with Daimler Financial Services India and Reliance General Insurance, has launched a unique extended warranty product- ‘Advanced Assurance Programme’, aimed towards a hassle free vehicle ownership experience for its customers. Mercedes-Benz customers, who currently avail the extended warranty program up to 4th year, will now be […]

Ford Motor Company is exploring how large one-piece auto parts, like car spoilers, could be printed for prototyping and future production vehicles, as the first automaker to pilot the Stratasys Infinite Build 3D printer. Capable of printing car parts of practically any shape or length, the Stratasys Infinite Build system could be a breakthrough for […]

Expanding its premium automotive experience, India’s leading passenger vehicle maker, Maruti Suzuki India Limited today inaugurated its 200th NEXA Showroom in Hyderabad. NEXA, the fastest growing auto retail channel in India, is now present in 121 cities and has already sold over 1,85,000 vehicles since its inception. NEXA LB Nagar (Kalyani Motors) in Hyderabad is […]

HyundaiMotor India Ltd., the country’s largest exporter and the second largest car manufacturer inaugurated Hyundai Professional DevelopmentCenter at Pusa Institute of Technology, New Delhi, A PremierPolytechnic Institute of India. All the CSR activities are being conducted towards HMIL’s long term commitment towards fulfilling its social objectives and support to community enhancement on education standards, in-line […]

Come October and the Himalayas will resound to the thunder of revved engines, as Maruti Suzuki India Limited(MSIL)’s hallmark adventure motorsport event – Raid de Himalaya begins. In its endeavour to take Indian motorsports to a whole new league, ExxonMobil Lubricants Pvt Ltd, a wholly-owned affiliate of ExxonMobil Corporation, reaffirmed its partnership with MSIL earlier […]

Here’s a look at the some of the news on the side lines in the automotive industry in India. Lamborghini re-launches restoration centre – Polo Storico Automobili Lamborghini is re-launching its restoration centre under the name of Lamborghini Polo Storico. The new department includes the brand’s historical archives, the vehicle restoration centre, vehicle certification, and […]

Advertorial You often hear, “put yourself in my shoes and then you’ll know how it feels like”. While it is true that you’ve got to put yourself in the other person’s shoes to truly understand what she or he feels like, integrating this philosophy into a vehicle designing system increases the complexity manyfold. Then, there’s […]

Tata Motors has bagged two awards at the CII Design Excellence Awards of 2014. The automaker’s best selling passenger car, the Zest compact sedan, and the Ultra commercial vehicle won top honours. The Design Excellence Awards were instituted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in 2011, as a means for boosting national competitiveness in […]

The Buddh International Circuit would play host to the 17th JK Tyre Racing Championship this weekend. The 17th edition of the country’s longest running Racing Championship, to be held on November 8 and 9, 2014,  will witness 75 young drivers from across the country race on the 5.15 km long Buddh International circuit race track in […]

This was something bound to happen sooner than later. An Android Operating System based car infotainment device. Clarion has just launched the AX1 android-based touchscreen double-DIN infotainment system for the Indian aftermarket, while also providing it as OEM fitment for some global manufacturers. The system is priced at Rs. 55,000 in India.