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| 27 November, 2020, 05:11 AM IST | E-Paper

    Nehal Chaliawala

    Correspondent, ET

    A cub reporter writing about everything auto from India's finance capital. An engineer by training, I often look up the latest technologies in my pass time - some make it into my stories.

    Stories by the author

    Indian carmakers beat their foreign counterparts in vehicle crash safetyCyclone Nivar: Auto plants in Chennai shut as govt declares holidayIngersoll-Rand's OFS subscribed 2.7 times by non-retail investorsMaruti Suzuki extends vehicle subscription service to four more cities
    Government to consider process re-engineering, look beyond Delhi, Mumbai for Ease of Doing Biz: DPIIT Joint SecyHDFC Bank eyes 40-60% rise in disbursement in H2 of FY-21 on quick economic recoveryGovt's appointment of babus in PSU boards has an unforeseen villainNew businesses grow but fail to pull Greaves Cotton out of the red in the September quarter
    Automakers post strong retail sales in the last month, driven by pickup in urban demandGovernment brings vehicle trade, repair under MSME development actBetter than expected: Auto loan repayments bring cheer to lendersEicher Motors Q2 results: Net profit declines 40% to Rs 343 crore
    Popular Indian cars fail to impress in crash tests, highlighting country's history with road accidentsRoyal Enfield plans a slew of launches to protect its turfMotherson Sumi Q2 results: Reports net profit of Rs 388 croreAuto industry body expresses discontent over reservation for local workers in Haryana
    Passenger vehicle retail sales dip 9 per cent in October on supply woes: FADAVirgin Hyperloop's first passenger ride a success, Pune engineer to ride nextAshok Leyland reports Rs 147 crore Q2 loss due to weak demand for commercial vehiclesRoyal Enfield launches all-new cruiser Meteor 350, starting price at Rs 1.76 lakh
    Mercedes Benz considers localising performance cars, EVs to bring down pricesRoyal Enfield eyes $5 billion revenue, 20% income from exportsBounce in car sales help insurers offset Corona lossesRapido launches Mumbai operations, eyes profitability in 18 months
    Mahindra Electric eyes investment, bulk deals with e-commerce companiesTVS Motor Q2 results: Reports net profit of Rs 196 crore, beats Street estimatesImminent recovery in commercial vehicles sales as economic activity picks paceTata Motors Q2 results: Losses widen but performance better than Street estimates
    Covid disruption triggered localisation vs globalisation debate: Seetarama Kotagiri, Magna InternationalCommercial vehicles to take 2-3 years to recover to peak sales of FY19: Ashok LeylandBacked by new SUVs and sedans, Skoda Auto Volkswagen India eyes trebling output in 2 yearsCentre's FAME-II scheme for EVs far away from its destination
    Centre not allowing import of certain tyres: AutomakersAudi prepares to launch half a dozen new vehicles to revive salesAuto sales to register a double-digit growth in FY22 on a historically low base: ICRADelinquencies could become a big reason to worry for auto lenders
    Luxury car sales to match pre-Covid-19 levels this quarter: Mercedes BenzPassengers can ride hyperloop in India as early as 2030: Virgin HyperloopLuxury at the click of a button: Online sales of premium cars take offClear demand for a luxury electric car in India: Mercedes Benz
    Auto retail sales continue to decline in September even as wholesale numbers indicate sharp recoveryStates seek inputs for revising clean vehicle policies; EVs may get cheaperSkoda expects 20% sales through used-car platform, sell 10,000 cars in three yearsJLR increases production after Q2 sales recovery; Tata Motors stock jumps 8.2%
    Global manufacturers ring Indian suppliers as they look beyond ChinaFocus is on profitable market share expansion: AkzoNobelSubsidies will never get us ahead: Piyush GoyalTesla CEO Elon Musk hints at India entry in 2021
    Mahindra launches new generation Thar at Rs 9.8 lakhsAuto companies sales grow in double-digits ahead of festive seasonMaruti Suzuki reports 32% surge in domestic sales during SeptemberGovernment extends deadline for EV components localisation by six months
    First unit of new Mahindra Thar auctioned online for almost Rs 1.1 croreKirloskar Brothers Ltd promoter votes against reappointment of independent directorIndia can be an export hub for Bombardier like China: Danny Di Perna, president, Bombardier TransportationVehicle retailers expand in rural India even as business remains difficult in urban areas
    Mercedes sold 5 cars online every day on average between June-AugustCOVID-19 impact: Manufacturing firms want automation companies to have skin in the gameBus operators on the brink of bankruptcy, millions lose jobs as sector loses Rs 1.3 lakh crPersonal mobility demand aiding V-shaped recovery of PV sales:  Skoda India
    Volkswagen to soon launch ID.4 electric SUV, India entry not on the cardsEV components maker Entuple e-mobility to raise $3.5 million of equity capitalMeet the young professionals who started a side hustle during the pandemicMotherson Sumi looking for global partners to Make in India
    Rural demand for paints fast recovering: Kansai NerolacMotherson Sumi taps NCDs to bring down interest costsLocalisation of electric vehicles gathers steam amidst call for "Atmanirbhar" and China face-offAuto sales recovery continued in August driven by festive push
    Motherson Sumi to issue NCDs worth Rs 1,500 croreTo deal with pandemic blow, Piaggio to offer Vespa and Aprilia Scooters on leaseMotherson Sumi's proposed NCDs worth Rs 3,000 crore assigned IND AAA/Negative ratingBluSmart Mobility raises Rs 51.4 crore from Inflection Point Ventures, others
    Govt open to suggestions from auto industry, changing regulation: GadkariOverseas orders for spring collection of ready made garments get delayed, buyer projections loweredIndian gamers upset over PUBG ban as community faces career lossWe need whatever it takes approach to rejuvenate growth: Anand Mahindra
    TVS Motor Company invests Rs 30 crore in electric vehicle maker Ultraviolette AutomotiveTruck rentals fall due to excessive rains, may push transporters closer to defaulting on loans: ReportRelief for road transporters as capacity utilisation risesRevolt Motors looks to raise $100 million in equity capital
    Capacity utilisation for transporters goes up to 60% but still a long way from normalcyHonda eyes a larger piece of the performance motorcycle pie with Hornet 2.0Two-wheeler stocks rally post FM's statement on a possible GST cutMinority shareholders block JSW Energy's related party transaction proposal
    Govt removes restrictions on export of PPE, allows export of N95 masks with restrictionsTata Motors eyes near ‘zero debt’ in three years: N ChandrasekaranHarley-Davidson to scale down India operations but won’t exit marketGMM Pfaudler to acquire controlling stake in parent group
    Harley Davidson may exit India as part of global restructuring: ReportsTata Motors rejects reports of stake sale in JLR, says it's a key pillar of Tata GroupEV makers seek more clarity on Govt allowing sale of vehicles without batteriesEicher Motors reports first loss in 60 quarters after Rs 55-crore first-quarter loss
    COVID-19 Impact: Lockdowns in July and August hit Royal Enfield sales by 20%Eicher Motors and Volvo JV to acquire Volvo's India bus business
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