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Small cars should also have adequate number of airbags: Gadkari

Small cars should also have adequate number of airbags: Gadkari

Small or entry-level cars that are mostly purchased by lower middle-class people also need to have adequate number of airbags for protection, union minister Nitin Gadkari said in a PTI interview. He appealed to all vehicle manufacturers to provide at least six airbags across all variants and segments of small

Maruti Suzuki production falls 8% in August due to chip shortage

Maruti Suzuki production falls 8% in August due to chip shortage

The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday said its total production in August declined by 8 percent on a yearly basis to 1,13,937 units as semiconductor shortage impacted its manufacturing schedules. The company had produced a total of 1,23,769 units in the year-ago period, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI)

Hero MotoCorp expands sales and service network for Harley-Davidson in India

Hero MotoCorp expands sales and service network for Harley-Davidson in India

Hero Motocorp and Harley-Davidson have expanded the touch points for present and prospective buyers of the American heritage motorcycle brand. Hero MotoCorp now has an expanded network of 14 full-fledged dealerships and seven authorised service centers across the country, exclusively for Harley-Davidson customers, the Indian two-wheeler giant said in a

Maruti Suzuki recalls over 1.8 lakh petrol cars over possible defect

Maruti Suzuki recalls over 1.8 lakh petrol cars over possible defect

Maruti Suzuki on Friday announced it has issued recall orders for 1.81 lakh units of its cars to check and rectify faults that may potentially result in safety-related issues. The recall order has been issued voluntarily by the company and owners with possibly affected vehicles will be contacted by Maruti

Tesla gets approval for four models from India’s testing agencies

Tesla gets approval for four models from India’s testing agencies

Electric vehicle giant Tesla has cleared the homologation stage for all the four models/variants it had sought approval for in India paving the way for their launch. As per information shared by the Centre-controlled Vahan Sewa, Tesla India Motors and Energy, the India subsidiary of Tesla Inc. has received approvals