Tag: India

Five-Door Suzuki Jimny Reportedly In The Works, Could Launch By Year’s End

Suzuki might launch a second body style of the new generation Jimny, one with better legroom for rear-seat occupants and improved boot space. Citing a Suzuki insider, AutocarIndia claims a five-door Jimny is in development and will launch in India and other surrounding markets from December this year. It probably won’t make it to Europe, though. The […]

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Does This Look Like A BMW To You? No, But It’s Name Sounds Like It So BMW Took Them To Court

BMW has won a court case against an e-rickshaw manufacturer in India that has been selling vehicles under the ‘DMW’ name. The Hindustan Times reports that BMW approached the Delhi High Court in 2017 after discovering that Om Balajee Automobile (India) Private Limited had been selling e-rickshaws branded as ‘DMW’ models since 2013. Om Balajee […]

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Jaguar Land Rover Owner Wants To Spin Off Cars Unit From Trucks And Buses, Seeks Alliances

Jaguar Land Rover parent company Tata Motors, wants to separate its passenger car business from trucks and buses, seeking a partner as sales in India have slumped for a 16th consecutive month in February. By creating a separate subsidiary for its Passenger Vehicles (including EVs), Tata hopes to provide the unit with “differentiated focus”, helping […]

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Indian Police Officers Violently Beating Motorists To Enforce Coronavirus Lockdown

Indian police have resorted to extreme measures to enforce the world’s largest lockdown due to the coronavirus. The “complete national lockdown” impacts nearly 1.3 billion people and went into effect on March 25th. It is slated to last 21 days but, as we’ve seen time and time again, some people aren’t taking it seriously. In […]

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Coronavirus India lockdown: Smartphone launches delayed, tech stores closed

Last night at midnight, India started a 21-day coronavirus lockdown until April 14. People are not allowed to come out of their houses and everything except essential services has been shuttered. Smartphone makers in India were also quick to react to the lockdown announcement. Many of them have delayed new launches, while some have halted […]

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iPhone Factories in India Shut Down Following Lockdown Orders Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

iPhone production in India is going to be affected following a nationwide lockdown order from the Indian government. Apple’s supply chain partners Foxconn and Wistron have temporarily shut down their factories in the country to comply with the demand. They are expected to shut down their factories until April 14 to comply with the order. […]

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