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  • GM profit surges to $2.98 billion on sales of higher-margin trucks May 05, 2021 05:50 PM IST

    GM profit surges to $2.98 billion on sales of higher-margin trucks

    The big profit increase was 12 times larger than the same period last year, when the start of the coronavirus pandemic forced automakers to shutter factories, limiting GM's net income to $247 million.

  • Auto industry runs into COVID surge speed bump May 04, 2021 02:41 PM IST

    Auto industry runs into COVID surge speed bump

    Among automobile segments, commercial vehicles (CVs) suffered a major disappointment as their monthly volumes declined significantly

  • The auto industry recovery is at risk from COVID-19's second wave Apr 15, 2021 09:47 AM IST

    The auto industry recovery is at risk from COVID-19's second wave

    The auto sector was already combating supply chain hiccups and rising costs. But the second wave of the pandemic is a bigger threat to its recovery

  • Data shows economy well-poised to deal with second COVID wave; but concerns remain Apr 06, 2021 09:48 PM IST

    Data shows economy well-poised to deal with second COVID wave; but concerns remain

    While data points like GST, housing and vehicle sales indicate that the economy is still on a strong path to recovery, industrial production and manufacturing sentiment numbers show that there is still a cause of concern. As COVID numbers spike again, Moneycontrol takes a look at some key high-frequency data.

  • Will Maruti Suzuki succeed in its effort to claw back lost ground? Apr 06, 2021 09:01 AM IST

    Will Maruti Suzuki succeed in its effort to claw back lost ground?

    The auto company appears to have lost its way, with nimbler rivals eating into its share 

  • Tata Motors PV business posts highest monthly sales in 9 years for March 2021 Apr 01, 2021 03:00 PM IST

    Tata Motors PV business posts highest monthly sales in 9 years for March 2021

    Tata Motor's total commercial vehicle sales during March 2021 stood at 40,609 units, compared with 7,123 units in March 2020.

  • Auto industry continues to cruise fast Feb 02, 2021 01:32 PM IST

    Auto industry continues to cruise fast

    The highlights for January are a strong demand recovery for commercial vehicles (CVs), a sharp uptick in export volume and an exceptional growth in the tractor segment

  • Autos: Headwinds lose speed, pave the way for a broader recovery Dec 03, 2020 11:02 AM IST

    Autos: Headwinds lose speed, pave the way for a broader recovery

    The upward trajectory may not, however, be a smooth one as seen by stuttering auto retail sales in October and November

  • As economy rebounds, 2021 will be 'much better' than 2020: Maruti Suzuki's RC Bhargava Dec 02, 2020 07:09 PM IST

    As economy rebounds, 2021 will be 'much better' than 2020: Maruti Suzuki's RC Bhargava

    Maruti Suzuki's domestic sales increased marginally to 1,44,219 units last month as against 1,43,686 units in November 2019.

  • Bit of an auto slowdown post festivities, but still cruising comfortably Dec 02, 2020 09:50 AM IST

    Bit of an auto slowdown post festivities, but still cruising comfortably

    Auto sales numbers for November show commercial vehicle volumes have picked up pace, but three wheelers continue to face a bumpy road

  • Weak retail sales raise concerns of a patchy recovery for the auto sector Nov 11, 2020 10:35 AM IST

    Weak retail sales raise concerns of a patchy recovery for the auto sector

    There are, however, two contrasting views on the slowdown, with some arguing that it's due to delay in registrations

  • Indian Railways eyes 20% share in automobile transportation by 2021-22 Oct 11, 2020 07:29 PM IST

    Indian Railways eyes 20% share in automobile transportation by 2021-22

    In the past six months, amid the COVID-19 lockdown, the Indian Railway has loaded 836 rakes of automobiles against 731 rakes in the previous year.

  • Passenger vehicle sales recovery strengthens Tata Motors’ reorganisation efforts Oct 06, 2020 10:20 AM IST

    Passenger vehicle sales recovery strengthens Tata Motors’ reorganisation efforts

    Tata Motors’ passenger vehicle sales see a sharp recovery. Sustainability of the positive momentum beyond the festive season is important

  • Cos' auto sales recovery 'tactical' due to pent-up demand, not sustainable: MG Motor India Oct 04, 2020 11:27 AM IST

    Cos' auto sales recovery 'tactical' due to pent-up demand, not sustainable: MG Motor India

    Following the reopening of the economy after lockdown, auto sales have gradually picked up month on month since June and gained further momentum with the onset of festive season in September.

  • Hope floats for Indian economy as manufacturing activity, GST collections, vehicle sales pick up Oct 02, 2020 05:13 PM IST

    Hope floats for Indian economy as manufacturing activity, GST collections, vehicle sales pick up

    Moneycontrol analyses some indicators that have shown substantial improvement since the lockdown months, with some even exceeding 2019 levels.

  • Demand recovery elusive as auto retails in low gear Aug 11, 2020 08:27 AM IST

    Demand recovery elusive as auto retails in low gear

    Pent-up demand in urban areas too led to the initial off-take in demand post-lockdown. But that this cannot sustain an uptrend is now becoming clear

  • As hopes of government sops wane, auto investors stare at bleak prospects Jul 17, 2020 10:00 AM IST

    As hopes of government sops wane, auto investors stare at bleak prospects

    SIAM’s repeated requests to the government for a temporary 10 percent cut in GST across auto segments, are justified. Also, an incentive-driven scrappage policy and procurement programme for diesel/CNG business by state transport undertakings could spur sales and alleviate tepid demand

  • June auto sales: Two-wheelers and tractors on the fast track, CVs falter Jul 02, 2020 03:47 PM IST

    June auto sales: Two-wheelers and tractors on the fast track, CVs falter

    We believe that demand for CVs would gather steam slowly as their fortunes are directly linked to the economy

  • Auto numbers April 2020:  No sales due to lockdown May 05, 2020 11:37 AM IST

    Auto numbers April 2020: No sales due to lockdown

  • Ashok Leyland March auto sales down 90% at 2,179 units Apr 01, 2020 12:50 PM IST

    Ashok Leyland March auto sales down 90% at 2,179 units

    Total domestic vehicles sales stood at 1,787 units in March against 20,521 units in the year-ago period, registering a decline of 91 percent.

  • China's auto sales may fall 10% in first half due to coronavirus: Industry association Feb 17, 2020 08:15 AM IST

    China's auto sales may fall 10% in first half due to coronavirus: Industry association

    Its forecast is grimmer than an initial prediction made last month for a 2% dip in sales this year. China has been a key market for global automakers from Volkswagen to General Motors , as well as domestic manufacturers Geely [GEELY.UL] and SAIC Motor.

  • 3-Point Analysis | Auto sales move in the slow lane in Jan 2020 Feb 04, 2020 06:28 PM IST

    3-Point Analysis | Auto sales move in the slow lane in Jan 2020

    Moneycontrol’s Sakshi Batra does a 3-Point Analysis of the sales growth in January in the various segments of the auto sector.

  • China car sector to take hefty first-quarterhit from virus but 2020 outlook not necessarily grim Jan 31, 2020 11:05 AM IST

    China car sector to take hefty first-quarterhit from virus but 2020 outlook not necessarily grim

    Showroom traffic is expected to be sparse when extended Lunar New Year holidays end as much of the population is steering clear of public spaces, while output is set to plunge in the short-term.

  • M&M posts 1% rise in auto sales in December Jan 01, 2020 01:38 PM IST

    M&M posts 1% rise in auto sales in December

    In a regulatory filing, M&M, a part of the USD 20.7 billion Mahindra Group, said domestic auto sales came at 37,081 units in December as compared to 36,690 vehicles sold a year back.

  • Reporter's Take | Over 3.25 vehicles recalled in India this year Dec 24, 2019 04:21 PM IST

    Reporter's Take | Over 3.25 vehicles recalled in India this year

    Moneycontrol’s Shraddha Sharma talks to Swaraj Baggonkar to find out the reason behind the recalls.

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