Skoda Rapid Facelift Launched at Rs 8.35 lakhs; Gets More Powerful Diesel Mill

The new Skoda Rapid has been launched at Rs 8.35 lakhs (ex-showroom Maharashtra). Essentially a mid-life facelift, the car gets a retuned diesel mill and new appearance....

Maruti tops JD Power Asia 2016 India Customer Service Index

Buying a vehicle is not just about purchasing one but considering several other factors. While in cities like Delhi, parking is a consideration, a pan-India consideration is...

Vehicle Registrations Hit 1.96 crores in 2015; Is Public Transport the Solution?

Ever wondered how many vehicles were registered last year? 1.96 crores! Yes, that my friend is a huge number. Want to guess where the number stood in...

Automatic Transmissions to Constitute 15% of New Car Sales in 2020

In a price-conscious Indian market, manual transmissions have been ruling the roost. Yes, in comparison to the previous decade, the market share of automatic transmissions have increased....

Supreme Court Lifts Diesel Ban; 1% Environment Cess Announced

The Supreme Court today has finally revoked the ban it had placed on registration of diesel vehicles with an engine displacement greater than 2,000 cc in NCR....

GST: 3 Reasons Why the Tale Might Turn Sour!

Goods and Service Tax. GST. A lot has been written about the tax scheme. In case of the automotive industry it has mostly been in favour. Well...

Skoda to Invest Rs 100 crores in India; to Update Model Line-up as well

Skoda is getting ready to take their India operations to the next level. The Czech Republic based car maker, part of the Volkswagen Group, is planning to...