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MotoGP Will Race in India Come 2023 at ex-F1 Track, the Buddh International Circuit
MotoGP Will Race in India Come 2023 at ex-F1 Track, the Buddh International Circuit

30 Sep 2022, 07:51 UTC / India will make its debut on the MotoGP calendar in 2023 with a scheduled race at the Buddh International Circuit, which used to host F1 Grand Prix

 
New BMW M8 Competition Coupe 50th Anniversary Edition Debuts With Fresh Looks, New Logos
New BMW M8 Competition Coupe 50th Anniversary Edition Debuts With Fresh Looks, New Logos

29 Sep 2022, 08:27 UTC / Shown by the company's Indian arm, the BMW M8 Competition Coupe 50th Anniversary Edition costs an insane amount of money locally

 
India-Based BLADE Teams Up With Eve Air Mobility, Agrees to Buy 200 eVTOLs
India-Based BLADE Teams Up With Eve Air Mobility, Agrees to Buy 200 eVTOLs

28 Sep 2022, 14:51 UTC / Eve Air Mobility signed a partnership with BLADE, helping the latter create an urban air mobility ecosystem in India. BLADE will buy 200 eVTOLS from Eve.

 
Billionaire's Death Sparks Road Safety Conversation, Individual Effort Required
Billionaire's Death Sparks Road Safety Conversation, Individual Effort Required

11 Sep 2022, 20:58 UTC / The death of a former Tata Motors chairman has led to a nation-wide discussion on road safety in India. It may not be enough to change statistics overnight

 
BMW X4 Says 'Namaste' From India With New '50 Jahre M Edition'
BMW X4 Says 'Namaste' From India With New '50 Jahre M Edition'

8 Sep 2022, 09:24 UTC / Offered in the 30i and 30d configurations, the BMW X4 50 Jahre M Edition is part of the M Division's 50th anniversary celebrations, and is limited to 10 cars

 
Guy Installs Vacuum Toilet in Toyota SUV, It's the Next Best Thing Now
Guy Installs Vacuum Toilet in Toyota SUV, It's the Next Best Thing Now

15 Aug 2022, 15:10 UTC / Having a vacuum toilet installed in an SUV seems bizarre, but it has become pretty common across India since the pandemic hit two years ago

 
BMW M4 Edition 50 Moves Further East, Stays for the Money
BMW M4 Edition 50 Moves Further East, Stays for the Money

11 Aug 2022, 12:12 UTC / Sold almost everywhere save for North America, the BMW M4 Edition 50 has now arrived in yet another market, where it is capped at 10 units

 
Essential Google Maps Feature Now Available for More Users
Essential Google Maps Feature Now Available for More Users

1 Aug 2022, 21:21 UTC / Google has enabled the speedometer for users in several Indian regions, as the company is working with the government on improving the traffic

 
French Automaker Citroen Has Launched a Stylish New C3 in India
French Automaker Citroen Has Launched a Stylish New C3 in India

27 Jul 2022, 15:20 UTC / The Citroen C3 has landed in India to take on homegrown Tata and Maruti Suzuki with an all-new look and feel of a compact SUV.

 
BMW M Celebrates 50th Anniversary in India With Non-M Car, It's Not a Pretty Model Either
BMW M Celebrates 50th Anniversary in India With Non-M Car, It's Not a Pretty Model Either

30 Jun 2022, 08:43 UTC / Based on the BMW 6 Series GT, in the 630i configuration, the new 50 Jahre M Edition is limited to 10 cars only, and is sold exclusively in India

 
Thieves in India Allegedly Got Inspired by Fast and Furious, Stole Over 40 Vehicles
Thieves in India Allegedly Got Inspired by Fast and Furious, Stole Over 40 Vehicles

28 May 2022, 16:42 UTC / After stealing over 40 vehicles in the last two months, a team of men was caught when trying to sell a stolen car. They appear to have used the relay method

 
Musk Accuses India of Not Allowing Tesla to Sell and Service Cars to Deny Plant There
Musk Accuses India of Not Allowing Tesla to Sell and Service Cars to Deny Plant There

27 May 2022, 22:26 UTC / The problem is that Tesla is more than welcome to sell and service cars in the country: it just has to follow the same rules that apply to everyone else.

 
Volkswagen and Mahindra Sign Deal on EV Partnership, Big Volumes Ahead
Volkswagen and Mahindra Sign Deal on EV Partnership, Big Volumes Ahead

19 May 2022, 14:08 UTC / Volkswagen has signed a partnership deal with Mahindra to supply the latter with EV components from its MEB platform. Mahindra will be an EV pioneer in India

 
Tesla Gives Up on India After Failing to Receive Tax Incentives in the Country
Tesla Gives Up on India After Failing to Receive Tax Incentives in the Country

13 May 2022, 16:44 UTC / That leaves customers who have reserved a Model 3 back in 2016 in an even worse situation: they are still fighting for refunds.

 
India Resorts to Carrot-and-Stick Tactics to Lure Tesla Into the Country
India Resorts to Carrot-and-Stick Tactics to Lure Tesla Into the Country

4 May 2022, 08:35 UTC / Tesla has a problem accessing one of the biggest car markets in the world since India won't accept made in China vehicles on its turf

 
Indian Tesla Customers Who Ordered a Model 3 Are Still Waiting for a Car, or a Refund
Indian Tesla Customers Who Ordered a Model 3 Are Still Waiting for a Car, or a Refund

29 Apr 2022, 23:47 UTC / Six years after asking for $1,000 to pre-order Model 3 units for India, Tesla has not delivered a single one, and did not refund most of these customers.

 
India Warns Tesla It Will Not Accept EVs Made In China
India Warns Tesla It Will Not Accept EVs Made In China

27 Apr 2022, 09:50 UTC / Apparently, it has more to do with pressures to have a local factory from Tesla than a concern about safety or an ideological war

 
Datsun Has Set for Good as Nissan Decided to Shut Down the Historic Brand
Datsun Has Set for Good as Nissan Decided to Shut Down the Historic Brand

26 Apr 2022, 08:45 UTC / Nissan has decided to shut down the Datsun brand yet again. This time, it looks like the lights will be off for good, less than a decade after its rebirth

 
The Tata Curvv Is a New Concept EV You Might Actually Like
The Tata Curvv Is a New Concept EV You Might Actually Like

6 Apr 2022, 13:19 UTC / The battle to gain on Tesla is being taken to another realm in India. Their biggest carmaker is launching an all-electric offensive in the smartest way possible

 
Leopard Causes Massive Production Disruption at Mercedes-Benz Factory
Leopard Causes Massive Production Disruption at Mercedes-Benz Factory

28 Mar 2022, 10:05 UTC / A leopard entered a Mercedes-Benz production facility in India, causing a massive production disruption and a providing crazy excuse for delivery delays