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Government to soon make parking space proof mandatory for vehicle registration

To tackle illegal parking menace and growing number of vehicles, the government will soon ask car buyers to produce a valid a valid parking space certificate in order to get his or her vehicle registered. Venkaiah Naidu, union urban development minister is currently in talks with the transport minister Nitin Gadkari for the same. As plans are in initial stages ... Read More »

Xiaomi will likely unveil a new electric vehicle on December 12

Xiaomi is no stranger to experimenting with all sorts of products, spanning from light bulbs to air purifiers. In the western world, we mostly get glimpses from the smartphone business, but there are equally interesting and compelling offers on various accessories, TVs and other multimedia equipment that typically never leave the company’s home market. Some of you might remember the ... Read More »

Daimler to invest $11 billion for development of electric vehicle

The dieselgate scandal by Volkswagen has resulted in a shifting trend amongst the German manufacturers for working towards the development of electric vehicles in their forthcoming car line-up. The latest entrant to this fray for electrification is Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, who have revealed that they will invest up to $11 billion (approx. Rs 7000 crore) into the ... Read More »

Tata Motors passenger vehicle prices hiked by up to Rs 12,000

Tata Motors is the latest one to hike the prices across its range in the country. Potential customers will now have to pay an additional price ranging between Rs 5,000 to Rs 12,000 depending on the model. Mayank Parekh, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit added that the prices of raw materials such as zinc and steel have also gone up ... Read More »

US Postal Service shortlists Mahindra for development of next-gen delivery vehicle

India’s largest utility vehicle manufacturer, Mahindra and Mahindra is one of six vehicle manufacturers selected by the United States Postal Service (USPS) to deliver their Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) prototype for testing and evaluation. Mahindra had applied for the said contract of a competitive Request for Proposal (RFP) which was issued in October 2015. Now the six shortlisted manufacturers ... Read More »

Honda showcases a 3D printed electric vehicle

Honda partnered with a Tokyo-based startup Kabuku to develop a 3D printed electric vehicle. Basically aimed at a delivery vehicle that is narrow enough to fit through small Japanese roads where only motorcycles could navigate. Based on Honda’s Variable Design platform for micro EVs shown at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, together they bought the small electric chassis and designed ... Read More »

Seven vehicle testing centres to open in India in 2017

Due to the growing importance of safety parameters, India will see seven vehicle testing facilities which includes crash testing labs coming up in 2017. The facilities are built at a cost of Rs 3,700 crore will come up in Manesar, Bengaluru, Rai Bareli, Silchar, Indore, Pune and Chennai. The decision comes at a right time when car buyers are finally ... Read More »

Fearing surveillance, man allegedly shot at Google and set self-using vehicle ablaze

A man who instructed police he feared surveillance through Google has been arrested and charged with arson after one of the enterprise‘s self-driving motors changed into destroyed in an assault in June. Raul Murillo Diaz of Oakland turned into stopped with the aid of police after Google safety noticed him usingacross the business enterprise‘s headquarters campus in Mountain View, California, ... Read More »

vehicle side windows offer low safety from UVA rays, examine unearths

study author Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler, of the Boxer Wachler imaginative and prescient Institute in Beverly Hills, CA, publishes his findings in JAMA Opthalmology. preceding research has related publicity to ultraviolet A (UVA) radiation to extended danger for pores and skin most cancers and cataracts. in keeping with the skin cancer foundation, at the same time as UVA radiation is ... Read More »

BMW rolls out 50,000th vehicle from Chennai plant

BMW India has found out their 50,000th ‘Made-in-India’ vehicle from their production plant at Chengalpet nearChennai metropolis. The currently released 730 Ld changed into the 50,000th car. Dr. Jochen Stallkamp, coping with Director at BMW Plant Chennai stated, “it’s far with splendid pleasure thatwe are rolling-out the 50,000th vehicle locally produced at BMW Plant Chennai. every and every BMW that ... Read More »