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  • 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...
  • Ambassador car still runs for a few leaders in race to LS election 10-04-2014 01:14 PM

    Once the most preferred vehicle for political class in India, the good-old Ambassador still finds a place among the prized possessions of a few leaders in race to find their way to the 16th Lok Sabha. Along with 'Amby', as the country's oldest car brand is commonly known as, there...
  • Maruti may recall around one lakh Dzire cars over faulty fuel tank 08-04-2014 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: 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...
  • 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...
  • Toyota suspends India production as pay dispute drags 17-03-2014 11:51 PM

    Toyota Motor Corp's Indian unit has temporarily closed its two plants where some workers had stopped production lines to protest a delay in salary hikes after 10 months of negotiations. The factories near Bangalore are Toyota Motor's only vehicle plants in the world's sixth-biggest auto market, where the Japanese manufacturer...
  • Too early to talk about 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti' sequel: Saqib Saleem 10-03-2014 09:47 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Saqib Saleem says talks are on for a sequel to 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti', but he can't divulge details about the project. Released in 2013, Ashima Chibber-directed 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti was a light-hearted goofy oddball father-son saga. While Saqib played the son, Ram Kapoor was seen as...
  • 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...
  • Sensex ends up 263 points; Hindalco gains 04-03-2014 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: The Sensex was up 263.08 points or 1.26 per cent at 21209.73, and the Nifty ended up 76.50 points or 1.23 per cent at 6297.95. About 1614 shares advanced, 1063 shares declined, and 134 shares were unchanged. Hindalco gained 8 per cent. Other gainers in the Sensex were Sesa...
  • 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...
  • Maruti Celerio gets 14,000 bookings in less than 20 days 26-02-2014 01:25 PM

    Maruti has received an unprecedented demand for the Celerio, especially for the AMT variant. The company claims that it receives around 1000 bookings a day for the Celerio. Out of these bookings, majority of the customers opt for the AMT. Out of the five trims that the Celerio was launched...
  • Maruti, Hyundai cut prices after excise duty reduction 20-02-2014 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: The country's biggest car makers, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) and Hyundai Motor India, cut prices after excise duty on automobiles was reduced in the Interim Budget. While MSI's price cuts range between Rs 8,502 and Rs 30,984 across its models, Hyundai has slashed prices by between Rs 10,000...
  • Maruti, Hyundai cut prices after excise duty reduction 19-02-2014 05:04 PM

    The country's biggest car makers, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) and Hyundai Motor India, on Wednesday cut prices after excise duty on automobiles was reduced in the Interim Budget. While MSI's price cuts range between Rs 8,502 and Rs 30,984 across its models, Hyundai has slashed prices by between Rs 10,000...
  • I just want to be famous: Saqib Saleem 16-02-2014 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti' fame actor Saqib Saleem says he wants to be popular and also explore more as an actor. "There are no limitations as an actor. I just want to be famous. As an actor, one should not limit themselves. As long as the script is justified,...
  • 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...
  • Maruti Suzuki launches Celerio hatchback at Rs 3.90 lakh onwards 06-02-2014 01:08 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti has finally launched its much-waited Celerio hatchback in India at Rs 3.90 lakh onwards. Unveiled at the 12th Auto Expo, the Celerio is built on an all-new platform that has been in the making for close to three and a half years. A team of around 175...
  • Auto Expo begins in Delhi, 40 new cars to be on display 05-02-2014 02:10 PM

    Despite the Industry slowdown the auto industry is trying it best to create some excitement at the Auto Expo 2014. 40 new cars will be on display in the expo. Nissan with its re-launched Datsun brand is showing off the GO, a compact small car. Maruti is looking to surprise...
  • 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...
  • Sensex down 36 points in fourth day of losses; Fed meet eyed 29-01-2014 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: The Sensex obn Wednesday erased early gains and closed 36 points lower, logging its fourth straight loss, as earnings from Bharti Airtel and ICICI Bank failed to enthuse investors, amid caution ahead of the US Federal Reserve's possible decision to further trim stimulus. Selling that picked up the last...