Maruti Suzuki

  • Maruti to recall 103,000 cars for faulty fuel caps in India 11-04-2014 05:42 PM

    Automaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd is to recall more than 103,000 of its Ertiga, Swift and Dzire vehicles to replace faulty fuel caps that could lead to fuel leaks in extreme cases. Maruti Suzuki dealers will contact the owners of all 103,311 affected vehicles - which include those made between...
  • Maruti likely to undertake Dzire recall to replace faulty part 08-04-2014 04:01 PM

    The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India is likely to recall about one lakh units of its compact sedan Dzire to replace a faulty fuel tank part. While the company officials declined to comment, neither confirming nor denying the development, industry sources said the firm has already initiated replacement of...
  • Maruti Suzuki March sales decline by 5.5 per cent 01-04-2014 12:10 PM

    Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Tuesday reported a 5.5 per cent decline in total sales in March at 1,13,350 units as against 1,19,937 units in the same month last year. The company said its domestic sales declined by 5.2 per cent during the month to 1,02,269 units...
  • Sensex ends 67 points up to end at record close 05-03-2014 04:36 PM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday extended gains by rising 67 points to end near its record close on sustained buying driven by positive global cues. Thawing of Ukraine crisis and upbeat economic data from China helped domestic markets, said traders. After gaining 263.08 points in the previous session, the...
  • Bangalore duo tops the 12th Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm rally 02-03-2014 05:24 PM

    Bangalore couple Satish Gopalkrishnan and Savera DSouza have redefined teamwork in motorsport by being the only couple to consistently win rallies across the country.The Banglore duo topped Rally Ndure (TSD category) at the prestigious 12th Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm, which concluded on Saturday. While the champion TSD rallyists of the...
  • Maruti fails to allay concerns over Suzuki Gujarat plant, shares sink 28-02-2014 03:24 PM

    Shares of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd fell as much as 5.5 per cent on Friday, after the car maker sought to allay investor concerns over its plan to source cars from a plant to be built by its parent Suzuki Motor in Gujarat. A group of heavyweight fund managers holding...
  • Overdrive: Review of Maruti Suzuki Celerio 15-02-2014 06:26 PM

    Maruti Suzuki Celerio is the first car in India to get an automated manual transmission. However, the car's look is deceptively similar to the Alto and the Etios. ...
  • Maruti Suzuki Celerio review: The transmission makes all the difference 08-02-2014 01:57 PM

    After a remarkably quiet 2013 Maruti Suzuki has begun spreading its gigantic wings all over 2014. They begin the year with a brand new offering aimed squarely at the Indian market. The Celerio, if you aren't aware of it by now, is a hatchback that will eventually replace the A-Star...
  • Demystified: Maruti Suzuki Celerio's Automated Manual Transmission 08-02-2014 01:40 PM

    The Maruti Suzuki Celerio is arguably the biggest launch of the Auto Expo 2014 and the show stopper is the the Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) variant. Essentially, the AMT is nothing like your conventional auto boxes. In fact it is a conventional manual gearbox which remains unchanged, which has an...
  • Maruti Suzuki India stops production of iconic Maruti 800 07-02-2014 10:40 PM

    Hyderabad: Bringing curtains down on the glorious saga of the Maruti 800 model, Maruti Suzuki India has stopped production of the iconic car brand that had been carrier for millions of Indian middle class families, since last month, said senior official of the auto maker on Friday. CV Raman, Executive...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Maruti Suzuki unveils Ciaz sedan crossover, SX4 S-Cross concept models 05-02-2014 01:43 PM

    Greater Noida: India's car market leader Maruti Suzuki India unveiled two concept models - sedan Ciaz and crossover SX4 S-Cross - as it looks to enhance its position in the bigger sedan segment going forward. Amid a slowdown in the market, the company said it was looking to achieve sales...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Maruti Suzuki unveils the Ciaz Concept 05-02-2014 09:20 AM

    New Delhi: On the first day of the Auto Expo 2014 Maruti Suzuki has unveiled its Ciaz concept car. The Ciaz will form the base for future sedans from Maruti Suzuki and is expected to go on sale later in 2014. The Ciaz would go on to replace the SX4...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Compact sedan segment in India heats up; Tata, Ford, Hyundai unveil new cars 05-02-2014 06:48 AM

    Auto Expo 2014: Click here for the latest updates New Delhi: The fast-growing compact sedan segment in India's automobile industry is set for heavy competition. Tata Motors introduced its compact sedan Zest, along with its Bolt hatchback, ahead of the Auto Expo to be held from February 5 to 11....
  • Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai i10, Tata Nano, Ford Figo fail crash test; not safe for you 01-02-2014 12:20 PM

    Some of the most popular small cars in India have failed the crash tests conducted by Global NCAP, an independent UK-based charity that carries out consumer orientated vehicle safety initiatives. In the first-ever independent crash tests conducted on Indian vehicles, most small cars showed high risk of life threatening injuries...
  • Auto Expo 2014 Maruti lineup: Celerio and iV4 28-01-2014 04:53 PM

    Maruti Suzuki have always taken the Auto Expo seriously, last time the company launched the Ertiga MPV and even displayed the XA Alpha concept SUV. For 2014, India's largest carmaker will launch yet another hatchback, the Celerio. It is the successor to the Alto worldwide and will replace the A-Star...
  • Maruti Celerio India launch on February 6; to come with automatic transmission mode 26-01-2014 02:02 PM

    New Delhi: Country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) is bidding to its enhance position in the compact car segment with upcoming model Celerio that will cater to a growing demand for vehicles with automatic gear shift at an affordable price. With the new compact car, which is slated...
  • Gurgaon: Students at public school rejoice as Maruti Suzuki revamps institute 15-01-2014 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: In India Positive this week, we have a look at a government school in Gurgaon with difference. Like most government schools, the Sarhaul School lacked funds and infrastructure, until last year. Just an year ago, this government secondary school in Sarhaul, Gurgaon bore a completely different look. There...
  • Maruti Celerio spotted in India ahead of its debut at Auto Expo 2014 05-01-2014 02:24 PM

    Maruti's upcoming hatchback, which is believed to be called Celerio in India, has been spotted for the first time during what seems to be a photo shoot. Codenamed YL7, the undisguised hatchback was spotted by our friends at Motoroids. This new hatchback will replace the A-Star and Estilo, both of...
  • Maruti Suzuki sales down 4.4 per cent at 90,924 units in December 01-01-2014 12:56 PM

    Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday reported 4.4 per cent decline in its total sales at 90,924 units in December 2013 as against 95,145 units in the same month previous year. Domestic sales during the month stood at 86,613 units, up 5.5 per cent from 82,073 units in...
  • 'She-taxis' of Kerala to become car pool facility too 18-12-2013 11:23 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The recently introduced 24x7 taxi service owned and operated by women entrepreneurs for female travellers, called 'She-Taxi', is to add a new facility, car pooling, a state government official said on Wednesday. The 'She-Taxis' were launched last month in the Kerala capital, and ferries only women passengers. The vehicles...
  • Motorsport returns to Uttarakhand after 23 years 10-12-2013 11:10 AM

    Uttarakhand is taking the adventure route to entice tourists back to its green vales. After almost a quarter of a century, the state is bringing motorsport back on its tourism calendar to boost confidence among tourists, and woo them to its tourism hotspots again. The state government is all set...
  • Maruti sales down 10.7 per cent in November 02-12-2013 01:21 PM

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Monday reported 10.7 per cent decline in its total sales at 92,140 units in November as against 1,03,200 units in the same month in 2012. Domestic sales during the month stood at 85,510 units, down 5.9 per cent from 90,882...
  • Maruti recalls 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire, A-Star 27-11-2013 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India today said it will recall 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire and A-Star models produced in October this year to rectify a possible problem with steering column. The company said it will inspect the steering column for 1,492 vehicles - Ertiga:...
  • Maruti Suzuki recalls 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire, A-Star 27-11-2013 03:22 PM

    The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday that it will recall 1,492 units of Ertiga, Swift, Dzire and A-Star models produced in October this year to rectify a possible problem with steering column. The company said it will inspect the steering column for 1,492 vehicles - Ertiga: 306...
  • Maruti Suzuki October sales up 2 per cent 01-11-2013 03:03 PM

    Maruti Suzuki on Friday reported a rise of 1.9 per cent in its October sales which stood at 105,087 units from 103,108 units sold in last year's corresponding month. Exports during the month under review were up 27 per cent, 9,025 units from 7,106 units shipped overseas during the same...
  • Maruti Suzuki's quarterly profit triples 28-10-2013 05:46 PM

    India's biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd beat analyst estimates by nearly tripling its quarterly net profit, helped by cost cuts and a positive foreign exchange impact. The profit jumped mainly because Maruti Suzuki India Ltd's Manesar factory suffered a breakdown in labour relations in July last year, which led...
  • Maruti Suzuki September sales up 11.7 per cent 01-10-2013 04:00 PM

    Country's largest car-maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Tuesday reported 11.7 per cent increase in total sales in September at 1,04,964 units as against 93,988 units in the same month last year. The company said its domestic sales increased by 1.8 per cent during the month to 90,399 units as...
  • Maruti to hike prices of all models by up to Rs 10,000 from October 25-09-2013 05:14 PM

    Maruti Suzuki India, country's largest car maker, on Wednesday said it will increase the prices of its entire range of models by up to Rs 10,000 from October first week, mainly due to depreciation of rupee. "We have been wanting to raise the price for some time as our input...