Image courtesy: Nitin Gadkari
File photo used for representational purpose only (AFP)
With the new CB350 Honda has decided to stick to its philosophy of ‘keeping it simple’. (HT Auto/Sabyasachi Dasgupta)
Hongguang MINI EV.
Swift, S-Presso and Vitara Brezza units line up at Mundra Port in Gujarat for export to the South African market.
Swift, S-Presso and Vitara Brezza units line up at Mundra Port in Gujarat for export to the South African market.

Maruti Suzuki has now exported 2 million cars to foreign markets from India

  • Maruti Suzuki began exporting cars from India to other countries back in 1986.
  • Maruti had exported one million cars by 2012. The second million took all of eight years.
  • Maruti is presently exporting a total of 14 models in 150 variants to around 100 countries.

A meme shared by the Tesla CEO on Dogecoin rocketed the value of the lesser-known cryptocurrency several hundred times. (Image: Teslarati.com)
A meme shared by the Tesla CEO on Dogecoin rocketed the value of the lesser-known cryptocurrency several hundred times. (Image: Teslarati.com)

Elon Musk tweets if 'Androids dream of electric cars?'. Here's how world reacted

  • Elon Musk's latest tweet has gained over 221.1K likes and 12K retweets on the social media platform.
  • A meme shared by the Tesla boss on Dogecoin rocketed the value of the lesser-known cryptocurrency several hundred times.

When the drone is not in use, the box will accommodate a rack for strapping on luggage or otherwise, it would be closed.
When the drone is not in use, the box will accommodate a rack for strapping on luggage or otherwise, it would be closed.

Honda working on bike-mounted drone technology

  • As per the details available from the filed patent, the motorcycle would be able to release the drone on command.
  • When the drone is not in use, the tail box will accommodate a rack for strapping on luggage or otherwise, it would be closed.

Hyundai Ioniq 5 will be headed to the European countries first.
Maruti Swift facelift has received a tweaked front end, new features and a more powerful engine.
Maruti Swift facelift has received a tweaked front end, new features and a more powerful engine.

Maruti Swift facelift deliveries start in India

  • With the new update, Swift has received a tweaked front end, new features and a more powerful engine.
  • Maruti Swift facelift competes against rivals such as Tata Tiago, Hyundai Grandi10 Nios, and Ford Figo.

Vehicles at the Kherki-Daula toll plaza on the first day of the implementation of the FASTag toll system, in Gurugram. (File photo) (PTI)
Vehicles at the Kherki-Daula toll plaza on the first day of the implementation of the FASTag toll system, in Gurugram. (File photo) (PTI)

FASTag toll collection reaches record 104 crores per day: NHAI

  • NHAI said the FASTag drive has been well supported by the highway users as approximately 20 lakh new FASTag users have been added during last two weeks, taking total FASTag issuance to 2.8 crore.

File photo used for representational purpose.
File photo: A logo is pictured outside a Jaguar Land Rover new car show room in Tonbridge, south east England. (AFP)
File photo: A logo is pictured outside a Jaguar Land Rover new car show room in Tonbridge, south east England. (AFP)

Jaguar Land Rover will shed a quarter of its production capacity

  • Jaguar Land Rover’s pivot away from the internal combustion engine is the latest seismic shift in the auto industry driven by stricter emissions rules.

Customers can choose to add body decals on the Renault Kiger.
FILE PHOTO: An employee fixes a VW sign at a production line of the electric Volkswagen model ID.3 in Zwickau, Germany, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel/File Photo (REUTERS)
Screengrab from the teaser shared by Hyundai of its new Bayon SUV. (Photo courtesy: Instagram)
Hero Splendor is one of the most trusted two-wheeler commuter in the Indian market.
New BMW R nineT has been priced from  ₹16.75 lakh.
Phase one of the Ola mega plant is claimed to be operational within a few months.
The Land Rover Defender V8 is the latest addition to the iconic off-roader SUV family.
What you need to know about next-generation Bajaj Pulsar 250
File photo of a Genesis GV80 SUV, one of which Tiger Woods was driving as it crashed in Los Angeles.
Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia during the inauguration of an electric vehicle charging station, at 11KV substation, Patparganj. (File photo) (PTI)
Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia during the inauguration of an electric vehicle charging station, at 11KV substation, Patparganj. (File photo) (PTI)

It's official: Delhi govt releases order to switch to EVs

  • Delhi government has around 2,000 cars in its fleet. The fleet will switch to electric vehicles over the next six months.
  • Delhi government hopes to tackle a wide array of problems - from pollution to climate change, by making use of electric vehicles.

The logo of Suzuki is seen on a wheel of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza car.  (REUTERS)
The new TVS Star City Plus is expected to launch in India very soon.
A Tesla Model S electric vehicle drives along a row of occupied superchargers at Tesla's primary vehicle factory. (File Photo) (REUTERS)
2021 Maruti Swift gets three new dual tone options among other changes.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk in one of his moods.
A burnt wreckage of a Hyundai Kona Electric vehicle is seen after it caught fire in South Korea. (via REUTERS)
Screengrab from a video posted on Youtube by Dr. Tim.
Fabia 2021 will be in its fourth-generation in several European markets.
Mercedes A-Class Limousine is aimed at young achievers and first-time luxury car buyers. (HT Auto/Sabyasachi Dasgupta)
Mercedes A-Class Limousine is aimed at young achievers and first-time luxury car buyers. (HT Auto/Sabyasachi Dasgupta)

With young at heart in mind, Mercedes A-Class Limousine aims to open new segment

  • Mercedes will launch A-Class Limousine in India on March 25. Expect the car to be priced aggressively to appeal to its target audience.
  • In an interview to HT Auto, Santosh Iyer of Mercedes-Benz India explains why A-Class Limousine holds a lot of promise.

Bengaluru: Members of a Church, adhering to social distancing norms, sing and pray while sitting in their cars after parking them on ground during drive-in worship, amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bengaluru, Sunday, June 14, 2020. (PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak)(PTI14-06-2020_000068B) (PTI)
Bengaluru: Members of a Church, adhering to social distancing norms, sing and pray while sitting in their cars after parking them on ground during drive-in worship, amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bengaluru, Sunday, June 14, 2020. (PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak)(PTI14-06-2020_000068B) (PTI)

Nitin Gadkari seeks fully localised manufacturing of auto components

  • Gadkari said that increase of basics customs duty on components imported will encourage local manufacturers and help to keep costs down.

Innova Crysta (top) has managed to constantly re-invent itself to glue the crown on its head among cars with three rows of seating. But newer rivals are keen to mount a serious challenge.
Innova Crysta (top) has managed to constantly re-invent itself to glue the crown on its head among cars with three rows of seating. But newer rivals are keen to mount a serious challenge.

From Safari and Hector Plus to Hyundai Alcazar, is Innova Crysta under threat?

  • Hyundai Alcazar will soon join the likes of Tata Safari and MG Hector Plus to possibly mount a challenge to Toyota Innova Crysta.
  • Innova Crysta has been a segment leader among large MPVs but three-row SUVs may change the dynamics of the game.

On February 25, the petrol price in New Delhi was just 7 paise short of  ₹91, at  ₹90.93 per litre. (PTI)
On February 25, the petrol price in New Delhi was just 7 paise short of 91, at 90.93 per litre. (PTI)

Petrol and diesel prices in major Indian cities today

  • Petrol and diesel prices were hiked for 12 consecutive days since February 9 before the latest 2 day pause.
  • Nearly 50% of the retail price for both petrol and diesel are attributed to central and state government taxes.

File photo used for representational purpose. (REUTERS)
2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 gets a new paint scheme.
MG Motor India has reached a production milestone of 50,000 units.
Elon Musk has been swapping the top spot with Bezos since January as the value of Tesla fluctuated. (AP)
Elon Musk has been swapping the top spot with Bezos since January as the value of Tesla fluctuated. (AP)

Elon Musk no longer the world's richest man. Loses $15.2 billion after a tweet

  • Musk has dropped back to the second position on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index with a net worth of $183.4 billion which is down from a peak of $210 billion in January.
  • Musk has been swapping the top spot with Bezos since January as the value of Tesla fluctuated.

2021 Maruti Swift gets three new dual tone options.
2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 gets a new paint scheme.
Representational image of 2020 Hyundai Creta design sketch. Image Credits: Hyundai Motor India
Representational photo of electric vehicles charging
Amazon India will acquire Mahindra Treo Zor electric tri-wheeler for its delivery fleet.
2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180
Piaggio Ape E-Xtra FX
The all-new BMW R 18 Classic is a nostalgic touring bike that echoes the beginnings of great touring cruiser models.
The all-new BMW R 18 Classic is a nostalgic touring bike that echoes the beginnings of great touring cruiser models.

The all-new BMW R 18 Classic debuts in India

  • The all-new BMW R 18 Classic comes with a standard warranty for three years, unlimited kilometers, with an option to extend the warranty to fourth and fifth year.

Lucid Air sedan's claimed range of 832 kms on single charge is better than even Tesla cars.
Kolkata: A woman on duty at a petrol pump during the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the spread of COVID-19, in Kolkata, Tuesday, April 14, 2020. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)  (PTI14-04-2020_000088A) (PTI)
As opposed to the laid-back cruiser stance, the new models seem to have a taller and more upright stance. Image Credits: YouTube/Royal Bangalorean Raj
File photo of cars getting CNG filled at a station in New Delhi. (MINT_PRINT)
The spotted Tata Tiago limited edition can be seen finished in a shade of Daytona Grey. Image Credits: YouTube/ TheCarsShow by Arsh Jolly
The styling revision on the upcoming SE variant is in sync with EcoSport's international models which are manufactured and exported from India.
The Safari Adventure Persona is differentiated from the regular trims with its distinctive exterior colour theme and blacked-out alloy wheels.
The Safari Adventure Persona is differentiated from the regular trims with its distinctive exterior colour theme and blacked-out alloy wheels.

Tata Safari Adventure Persona priced at 20.20 lakh. What makes it special

  • The Adventure Persona edition of the Tata Safari comes based on the top-spec XZ+ trim.
  • The Safari Adventure Persona is differentiated from the regular trim with its distinctive exterior colour theme and blacked-out alloy wheels.

HSRP, FASTag and more: Get your paperwork done right
Hero MotoCorp Splendor was the topselling model in the list in January 2021.
Nissan Magnite (left) and Renault Kiger are promising to take the battle in the sub-compact SUV space to the next level.
Nissan Magnite (left) and Renault Kiger are promising to take the battle in the sub-compact SUV space to the next level.

Renault Kiger vs Nissan Magnite: Cousins in arms, rivals on road

  • Renault Kiger and Nissan Magnite are the new kids on the block in the sub-compact SUV.
  • Both Kiger and Nissan are coming out of the same plant near Chennai and will have to fight not just against each other but a long list of rivals in the segment.

Tata Safari once made the base for SUVs in India, and in the latest 2021 avatar, it has marked a return as a completely new and modern vehicle. (Image: HT Auto/Sabyasachi Dasgupta)
Tata Safari once made the base for SUVs in India, and in the latest 2021 avatar, it has marked a return as a completely new and modern vehicle. (Image: HT Auto/Sabyasachi Dasgupta)

2021 Tata Safari launched in India starting at 14.69 lakh

  • 2021 Safari is the second model (after Harrier) to come based on the Omegarc architecture which is derived from the Land Rover's legendary D8 platform.

Kawasaki has announced the arrival of the new bikes via a social media post. (Representational image of 2019 Ninja 300)
Kawasaki has announced the arrival of the new bikes via a social media post. (Representational image of 2019 Ninja 300)

Kawasaki to launch two new bikes in India soon

  • While Kawasaki hasn't announced which exact models will go on sale in the country, sources suggest that one of the bikes will be the Ninja 300 in the latest 2021 iteration.

Vehicle line up for CNG filling in New Delhi.
File photo of Elon Musk (REUTERS)