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Mahindra Group's privately held firm Mahindra Logistics Ltd has partnered with the Mumbai-based vehicle carrier solution provider Indian Vehicle Carriers Pvt Ltd (IVC) to form a joint venture '2x2 Logistics', which is aimed at launching assetised operations in outbound automotive logistics, as per a press release. The financial details of…

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South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co said it is developing its first dedicated gas-electric car that would go up against Toyota Motor Corp's best-selling Prius. The move will help it diversify its eco-friendly vehicle line-up and hedge its bets in next-generation green technology to meet stricter emission regulations in key markets.…

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American cult bike maker Harley-Davidson today expanded its portfolio in the country by launching three new bikes including the hand-crafted CVO Limited, priced at Rs 49.23 lakh (ex-showroom New Delhi). With the launch of the three new models - Breakout, which is priced at Rs 16.28 lakh and the Street…

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Jaguar Land Rover has inaugurated its new Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands. Built at an investment of £ 500 mn, it's taken the company just over 3 years since the announcement to build its own engines was first made. The new plant will make Jaguar Land…

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Ford-owned Troller has unveiled two special versions of the T4 off-roader at the Sao Paulo Auto Show, the T4 Off-Road and T4 Rescue concepts. The T4 Off-Road features more rugged styling with off-road features and a two tone brown and tan paint scheme. Original accessories include a snorkel, winch, off-road tires and…

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General Motors Co. will invest $63 million as part of an expansion at a Lansing-area plant where crossover vehicles are being built, the automaker announced Wednesday. GM's Lansing Delta Township Assembly in Eaton County will get about 263,000 square feet of new space and robotic equipment. The project is part of…

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Mazda is the latest automaker to dive into the compact crossover SUV pool, announcing the all-new CX-3 will make its global debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. The new Mazda joins the Honda HR-V -- also making its debut at the L.A. show -- and other forthcoming…

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ACMA or the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India has inked an MoU with the Nigerian Automotive Association in Delhi that aims to enhance information exchanges between both the countries, invite African delegations to India and make it easier to assess opportunities on both sides. The MoU was signed at…

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Governor Rick Snyder and Senator Debbie Stabenow are expected to attend the grand opening of a new facility in Delta Township today. Magna's Dex-Sys plant will manufacture and paint exterior auto parts for General Motors. More specifically the facility will work on the Cadillac ATS, Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia.…

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Automaker Fiat Group Automobiles India, the fully owned subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, today launched compact sports utility vehicle Avventura here at a price starting from Rs 6.12 lakh.  The car manufactured at the company's Ranjangaon plant in Pune, Maharashtra, is priced from Rs 6.12 lakh for the base petrol…