New Delhi hopes new railway will ease city life


NEW DELHI, Dec 24 (Reuters) - India's capital opened a slick city railway on Tuesday which authorities hope will ease pressure on New Delhi's overloaded road transport and cut pollution. Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee, who travelled on the metro's gleaming South Korean-made cars on their first journey, pulled a lever and waved a green flag to launch a service billed as better than the subway systems of New York and Tokyo. The Delhi Metro, first conceived in the 1950s but delayed by ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"New Delhi hopes new railway will ease city life" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Jan 18, 2018

2018 Wards 10 Best Engines Editorial Roundtable Part 2

WardsAuto editors discuss some of the 22 nominees that did not make the cut in this year's Wards 10 Best Engines competition....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×