India

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS India review, test drive

What is it? 

When they rebranded the former gen ‘X166’ GL-class to be named the GLS midway through its existence cycle, the idea was to cement its area in the vary as the ‘S-class of SUVs’. Even so, as it was just a facelift dependent on more mature architecture, it was not very up to the undertaking. Even so, with the new ‘X167’ GLS’s, there’s a higher possibility of the big SUV achieving the limousine’s significant bar. Which is for the reason that this 1 was developed from the get-go to be a lot more of a luxury merchandise and

Read More

India plans incentives for auto companies to boost exports, Auto News, ET Auto

Indian government is planning incentives for big automakers, components firms to boost local manufacturing and export to overseas countries.
Indian government is arranging incentives for huge automakers, parts firms to strengthen area producing and export to abroad international locations.

NEW DELHI,: India is drawing up an incentive scheme for the autos sector aimed at doubling exports of automobiles and parts in the following 5 yrs, four resources with immediate know-how of the make a difference instructed Reuters.

The Office of Major Industries (DHI) has sought opinions from car sector groups on the preliminary proposal, which indicates giving incentives about 5 yrs to boost area manufacturing and procurement for export, the resources stated.

The incentives would be dependent on the

Read More

After Changan Automobile, Haima also delays its India entry, Auto News, ET Auto

Bird Electric has sourced a base hatchback model from Haima as the primary car for the Indian market.
Chicken Electric has sourced a foundation hatchback model from Haima as the principal auto for the Indian sector.

NEW DELHI: Chinese automaker Haima Auto could hold off its entry in India due to business enterprise disruption prompted by the coronavirus outbreak, individuals in the know informed ETAuto.

Haima New Strength (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Haima Auto Group) entered into a complex collaboration on EV with Chicken Electric – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Delhi-centered Chicken Group. They showcased an electrical hatchback in the selling price assortment of Rs ten lakh upwards, which is most likely to be named Chicken Electric EV1.

Read More

Kia Motors and MG Motor India consolidate leadership position in SUVs amid slowdown, Auto News, ET Auto

The Seltos had ended 2019 with a market share of 19 percent, despite commencing sales only in August.
The Seltos experienced finished 2019 with a industry share of 19 percent, in spite of commencing profits only in August.

NEW DELHI: Kia Motors and MG Motor have consolidated their leadership positions in two essential SUV segments with the Seltos and Hector, even as India’s automobile business is passing by way of its most challenging situations.

The Kia Seltos held a fifty eight% share of the mid-dimensions SUV industry in the to start with five months of 2020. The MG Hector as well accounted for far more than fifty percent the total profits the premium SUV area. Both providers are

Read More

Mahindra Electric CTO on role of thermal management in developing affordable EVs for India, Auto News, ET Auto

Murray expects a multi-physics model, that can rapidly predict the life-cycle behaviour, different battery technologies, to be a breakthrough for the EV industry to accelerate towards low cost, high-performance inner storage to meet the customer needs.
Murray expects a multi-physics model, that can promptly predict the existence-cycle conduct, unique battery systems, to be a breakthrough for the EV field to speed up to small charge, large-effectiveness interior storage to meet up with the buyer wants.

New Delhi: We are in the process of launching the most reasonably priced electric powered four-wheeler in India employing thermal management with liquid cooling, claimed Martin Murray, CTO, Mahindra Electric powered at the 1st-ever virtual Simulation and Tests Congress carried out by ETAuto.

In a fireside chat, the firm’s CTO underlined, “A whole lot of the charge in electric powered propulsion

Read More