Mahindra says it has learned from past failures in the car segment: the 1995 launch of the Escort in a JV with Ford, followed 10 years later by the Logan, the product of a partnership with Renault....More
Projects at the newly launched Mahindra Research Valley include developing new engine platforms for both entry-level and high-end vehicles, next-generation hybrids and even biodiesel-, hydrogen- and fuel-cell-powered vehicles....More
Exports of Hyundai’s Eon small car to Southeast Asia and African countries have helped offset declining demand in Europe. The Korean auto maker was India’s first large-scale exporter and has ranked No.1 for a decade....More
Much of the growth in the month’s first half was fueled by fears of coming tax increases. But auto makers’ promotions and attractive features on their vehicles also provided significant incentives to buyers....More
India’s percentage of diesel-powered vehicles has risen from 15% to 40% in the past two years, as the gap between diesel fuel and gasoline prices widens and small diesel engines boost efficiency....More
Recent sales trends have been erratic, climbing as high as 18.7 % in some months and falling as much as 15.9% in others. There also have been wide swings in performance among individual auto makers....More
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.