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21 September, 2018 11:12 AM Skoda appoints Pavel Richter as production head of India 2.0 project

Skoda Auto India Friday said Pavel Richter will take over as Production Technical Director of the Skoda-led India 2.0 project of Volkswagen Group with effect from November 1, 2018. Richter (46) will be responsible for the production of all the models at Pune plant. "With his experience, he will play a crucial role in achieving our common goal of further 59

24 August, 2018 3:01 PM Skoda India launches Superb Corporate Edition priced at Rs 23.49 lakh

Everything about the car is based on the Style variant, but is offered at a discount of Rs 2.1 lakh. Skoda India has launched a new variant of the Skoda Superb. Christened the Corporate Edition, this variant is based on the Style edition and has been launched for existing Skoda or Volkswagen and corporate customers who wish to upgrade. The car comes 55

14 August, 2018 4:00 AM Former Audi CEO Stadler's Request To Be Freed From Custody Rejected

Former Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler's request to be freed from custody has been rejected, the Munich court of appeal said on Monday. Stadler was arrested in mid-June as part of a broader probe into emissions cheating at the premium brand, which is part of Volkswagen Group. He was detained on fears he would seek to influence witnesses being questioned 88

12 August, 2018 6:10 AM Maruti Suzuki Dzire Special Edition Launched In India; Prices Start At ₹ 5.56 Lakh

The Special Edition Maruti Suzuki Dzire is available on the base LXi and LDi trims, and gets additional equipment at a marginal premium. Features on the Maruti Suzuki Dzire Special Edition include front power windows, wheel covers as well as rear parking sensors. The car now comes equipped with the 2-DIN audio system, two-speakers and Bluetooth connectivity 94

10 August, 2018 9:44 AM Geely Mulls $1.9 Billion Revival Plan For Lotus Cars

Geely plans to add production facilities and research centers for Lotus Cars in the U.K. and is also in talks to increase its 51 percent stake in Lotus. The Chinese owner of Lotus Cars is considering an investment of at least 1.5 billion pounds ($1.9 billion) to revive the iconic British brand featured in James Bond movies, according to people familiar 73

5 August, 2018 3:01 PM Nissan India Did Consider Maruti Suzuki Dzire Rival For India

Nissan did actually consider designing a sub 4-metre sedan for India at one point too. The plan however was dropped in favour of a new SUV for the Indian market - the Kicks - which will be launched in January 2019. While the SUV and the hatchback markets seem to rule the roost when it comes to new car sales in India, the sub 4-metre sedan segment has seen a little 74

1 August, 2018 8:47 AM Volkswagen profit rises 6.8% despite diesel costs

Volkswagen says its profits rose 6.8 per cent in the second quarter compared to the year-earlier quarter despite USD 1.9 billion in charges for its diesel problems. The Wolfsburg, Germany-based automaker said Wednesday that profit rose to 3.31 billion euros from 3.10 billion a year earlier. Revenues rose 3.4 per cent to 61.14 billion euros. The company 42

20 July, 2018 8:00 AM Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess Pushes For Margin Improvements

Volkswagen Group's new chief executive Herbert Diess is pushing for faster margin improvements at its main Porsche, Audi and VW brands. Volkswagen Group's new chief executive Herbert Diess is pushing for faster margin improvements at its main Porsche, Audi and VW brands, German monthly Manager Magazin said. Diess is not satisfied with progress at Audi and wants 53

3 July, 2018 9:24 AM Volkswagen To Make 1-litre TSI Engine In India Soon

The 1-litre TSI engine will power Volkswagen's upcoming compact SUV and also a range of new vehicles, which is why VW is expanding its engine manufacturing operations in India. The Volkswagen Group has already announced its plan for India for the near future with Skoda in the lead for new car development and launches for the whole group. The MQB platform 64

24 June, 2018 4:24 PM No stopping Ashwin, Balu

For the second day running, young Ashwin Datta (MRF F1600) and veteran Arjun Balu (Indian Touring Cars) hogged the limelight with a triple and a double, respectively, as the second round of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Racing Championship concluded at the Kari Motor Speedway, here on Sunday. Datta, a 19-year old from Chennai and making his debut 36