Maruti to Axe Celerio Diesel? No BS VI for the Twin 800 cc Mill Planned: Speculation

Due to the changing shift in market dynamics, Celerio Diesel may be¬†discontinued¬†once BS6 kicks in… Maruti has been the king of the small car market here in India since we gained senses. Not many years back, Indian market shifted preference to diesel engines and with this change, Maruti Suzuki decided to make a few of … Read more

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 the early 90s? Less than 10 lakhs a year. The rising income capacity of urban middle class and the chain reaction of ever increasing options has been a … Read more

Four Wheeler Industry: Performance Analysis and Future Problems

The auto industry in the financial year so far had a balanced first quarter. Things do seem calm for now but is it the lull before a storm? Hope though has not been lost. The industry wizards have high expectations from the forthcoming months thanks to the announcement of the seventh pay commission and possibility … Read more

S-Cross Facelift Spotted with Chrome Treatment

The S-Cross for Maruti is an important product. Well at least initially. Post the Ciaz, the crossover was set to be the their big ticket to the premier league. However, due to several reasons the S-Cross failed to take off. While the reasons may be a tale for another day, what we are here for … Read more

Maruti to Produce Baleno and Next Gen Dzire at Upcoming Gujarat Plant

Maruti is one of the most recognised brands in the country. The Baleno and Dzire are one of its best selling products and they are set to get a new home. The premium hatchback Baleno is at present manufactured at the Manesar plant. As per a report in Autocar Professional both the Baleno and the … Read more