Indian Automobile Industry News & Updates

The green journey: Cleaner fuels driving one-fifth of PVs sold in India
The share of battery electric vehicles (BEVs), hybrid EVs, plug-in hybrids, and compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles touched 19.23 per cent of overall PV sales in 2023-24, up from a mere 9.29 per cent in FY22, according to data from JATO Dynamics.

15 Jun 2024
Retrofitted LNG, CNG buses launched; four of them earmarked for Chennai roads
State transport minister S S Sivasankar inaugurated the first batch of six buses retrofitted with compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) engines on Thursday.

15 Jun 2024
Battle for survival: The future of hatchbacks in the SUV era
Source Credit: Autocar India

In 1984, securing a Maruti 800 with its cutting-edge features, such as front disc brakes, front-wheel drive, reliable wipers, and the luxury of air conditioning, was akin to striking automotive gold. Yet, acquiring the Rs 50,000 marvel required a patience-testing wait that often stretched beyond three years. In those days, India revolved around the pulse of small cars, an automotive ethos that endured for decades, reigning supreme until 2017-18, after which, the tides started turning in the favour of SUVs (sports utility vehicles). What’s more, in March 2024, for the first time, the top two vehicles sold were SUVs – Tata Punch and Hyundai Creta.

15 Jun 2024
Hero Xtreme 160R 4V long-term review, 3500km report
Source Credit: Autocar India

My daily commute involves a mix of both highways and narrow streets, and the Xtreme 160R 4V—my first long-termer at Autocar India—has been great for the most part. I also had the opportunity to take the Xtreme 160R 4V on a little road trip from Mumbai to Pune, but more on that later. The bike’s USD fork suspension is one of its highlights as it is not only good-looking but also irons out a majority of broken roads.

15 Jun 2024
Mahindra Scorpio N petrol MT review: Power packed
Source Credit: Autocar India

The Mahindra Scorpio N has been on sale for around two years now and it's been available in a variety of options: five trims, petrol, diesel, manual, automatic and even a 4x4 version. While we did experience the petrol-auto and diesel-auto way back, we’ve just got to experience the petrol manual version, in the recently launched mid-spec Z8 Select trim.

15 Jun 2024
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