All stories by Swaraj Baggonkar
As retail demand sinks, 2-wheeler plants opt for 10-day shutdownRediff.com27 Dec 2016
The two-wheeler industry marked its first fall in 11 months in November with sales of 1.24 million reporting a fall of nearly six per cent compared to the same month last year
What game are these car companies playing?Rediff.com10 Dec 2016
While offering discounts of up to Rs 1 lakh, Hyundai, Ford and Honda are also hiking prices by 1-2% from January, Swaraj Baggonkar/Business Standard reports from Mumbai.
Chinese are here! SAIC Motor to drive into India in 2018Rediff.com6 Dec 2016
China's biggest carmaker, which own brands like Maxus, MG, Roewe and Yuejin, plans to invest $1 billion in India manufacturing unit, reports Swaraj Baggonkar from Mumbai.
Cash crunch slows down commercial vehicle salesRediff.com5 Dec 2016
Commercial vehicles witnessed a fall of 15-17% in November as buyers struggled to meet margin money requirements, reports Swaraj Baggonkar.
Did cheap car tag, cars on fire ruin Nano's image?Rediff.com3 Nov 2016
"Nano is like an open canvas for us. We have the option of positioning it on the lines of the (Volkswagen) Beetle or the (BMW) Mini."
From safety issues to cheap car tag, Tata Nano is a self induced struggleRediff.com29 Oct 2016
Nano's production though continues unhindered despite mounting losses
Foreign hotel chains push Indian majors on back footRediff.com20 Oct 2016
Marriott-Starwood, Carlson Rezidor and others are winning the tug-of-war for customers with local hotel chains as they add new properties at a breakneck speed.
Renault Kwid performs poorly in Euro crash testRediff.com20 Sep 2016
The protection to the driver's chest due to high chest compression was poor and the passenger's chest received weak protection
Fiat debuts Jeep Wrangler, Cherokee models in IndiaRediff.com31 Aug 2016
The luxury SUVs will compete against models of Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi, Volvo, Porsche and Land Rover
OYO Rooms a threat: Cyrus MistryRediff.com24 Aug 2016
OYO Rooms offers rooms for Rs 1,200-5,500 in all major cities.
More buyers for old cars in non-metrosRediff.com24 Aug 2016
Better roads, more disposable income helps boost demand.
Mahindra eyeing driverless tractors, calls it 'most fertile ground'Rediff.com11 Aug 2016
Anand Mahindra says driverless tractors could change the future of food production.
Small cars, two-wheelers set for a cheaper rideRediff.com5 Aug 2016
Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors and Hyundai stand to gain the maximum, given their large portfolio of products in the sub-4 meter segment.
Indians most open to using self-driving carsRediff.com22 Jul 2016
Only 36 per cent in Japan and 44 per cent in Germany were willing to use such vehicles.
Tata Motors wants to be among India's top 3: MistryRediff.com14 Jul 2016
The company is banking on investments lined up for product development and other innovations.
Government agency scanner on car recallsRediff.com8 Jul 2016
Nodal body, which will take charge on October 1, to maintain data, will suggest recalls & fines.
Messi's conviction, a dent in Tata Motors' plan?Rediff.com7 Jul 2016
Tata Motors might have to rethink its association with sportstar Lionel Messi.
Messi's conviction a blow to Tata MotorsRediff.com7 Jul 2016
The firm, which recently said Messi's retirement from soccer wouldn't impact its deal with him, may now have to do a rethink.
Why there will be delay in farm sector recoveryRediff.com1 Jul 2016
Average delinquency rate for close to 12 months seasoned loans was 9% during 2009.
Why small cars will get cheaperRediff.com16 Jun 2016
Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai would make the largest gain.