Driverless cars connected to cloud-based services could decide a vehicle's journey in real time more efficiently, help avoid traffic congestion, reduce fuel consumption and reducing noise and air pollution.
Car makers are doling out mouth-watering discounts ahead of Diwali to cash in on the positive buyer sentiment.
General Motors has made a full exit from the country after the last of its Chevrolets were handed over to consumers last month, while Tata Nano saw its worst-ever sales in September clocking just 124 units.
Dzire clocked 34,305 units last month, an increase of 81 percent over the same month last year
Volvo plans to launch the XC60 followed by the compact SUV XC40 in India
The GT3 joins the list of four dozen models, including their variants that the German company retails in India.
Here is the list of developments in the automotive space this week.
Mercedes-Benz, the country’s largest luxury car maker, ended September with the best-ever growth with sales with volumes rising 41 percent
The recall is the second major misconduct incident involving a Japanese automaker in as many years, after Mitsubishi Motors Corp admitted in April 2016 it had falsified the fuel economy for some of its domestic market models.
The company has so far delivered 7,138 cars to customers in the current year.
The utility vehicle major currently sells three electric models in the country - e-Verito, e2o Plus and e-Supro.
A recent report stated that Suzuki, which specializes in small cars, could be considering joining the joint venture company headed by Toyota.
The recall covers 2011 to 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos.
The company had sold 22,590 units in the same month last year, Ford India said in a statement on Tuesday.
Maruti Suzuki will continue to focus on petrol, diesel hybrid cars and may not have any immediate plans of venturing into electric vehicles
The announcement came after Nissan's shares slumped in Tokyo today on reports that tests were performed by staff who were not certified to check the vehicles to Japanese government standards.
The company had sold 3,929 units in the same month last year, Volkswagen India said in a statement.
The variant -- Etios Cross X-Edition, comes with an array of new features like reverse parking camera, body colour cladding and new seat fabric. The new variant comes with both petrol and diesel powertrains.
"Nano plays an important role in our PV (passenger vehicle) strategy because it is our only product in the entry hatchback segment, which is a very important segment from a first-time buyer point of view," a Tata Motors spokesperson told PTI in an email reply.
The latest shake-up in roles is believed to be aimed at putting the company back on growth path.
The company's arm Ford Smart Mobility LLC will initiate a pilot project of its smart shuttle services involving its employees in Chennai by the end of this year.
MSI's new Dzire, which was launched in May this year, clocked sales of 26,140 units in August ahead of 21,521 units sold for Alto.
Here is the list of all the important developments of the week from the automotive world
Here is the full list of key developments from the automotive space this week
Japan's Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) is planning to open lithium-ion battery plant in India along with its partners Toshiba and Denso, Suzuki Chairman Osamu Suzuki announced on Thursday.