Monday, July 24, 2023


Ethanol blending for cars is ignoring food security in India. Go for green hydrogen instead

The current push for domestic production of ethanol is not considering the cost of diverting water to crops like sugarcane and rice.

Hero has brought Harley-Davidson to challenge Royal Enfield. Can the X440 shake middleweight?

With an aggressive price starting at Rs 2.29 lakh and going up to 2.69 lakh for the top model of the X440, Hero and Harley hope the market will reward them.

Why is the demand for Innova Hycross over the roof? There is a hybrid reason

The Hyryder and Grand Vitara despite being compact Sports Utility Vehicles easily deliver over 23 kilometres per litre.

Chambal Ravines are now safe because of new roads. But Indians must learn how to drive

The Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana roads have opened up economic opportunities but they will be pointless if average Indian user doesn’t know how to use them.

MapmyIndia gives maps data to carmakers & tracks your pizza. Now see its strategic importance

Apple isn’t MapmyIndia’s only client. For Mahindra and MG, the tech firm has integrated software solutions inside vehicles and offers its own app called Mappls.

Tesla just can’t ignore India now. Don’t go by the length of Modi-Musk meeting

If Tesla enters India with a full-fledged factory, it could completely upend its luxury car market with the Model Y and Model X.

Have cars become expensive in India? Do this 1987 Maruti Omni vs 2023 Wagon-R math to know

Taxes on cars have gone up, the Indian rupee has depreciated considerably and cars have also added features.

Maruti Suzuki missed out on the SUV party. But Grand Vitara, Invicto show it’s pulling hard

Maruti Suzuki Invicto is a step up in the Suzuki Motor Corporation and Toyota Motor Company tie-up.

EVs are duping you about carbon emissions. Govt should let diesel cars run longer

We shouldn't treat the automotive industry like fast fashion. Although carmakers agree that emissions are a problem, manufacturing vehicles is a major problem too.

Honda has had an underwhelming run in India. Its newest SUV Elevate hopes to change that

Honda is betting its success on the fact that the Elevate will feature the ‘Honda Sensing’ suite, advanced driver assistance system features that will be a first in the segment.

On Camera


UP CM Yogi Adityanath speaks during the Budget Session of the state Legislative Assembly | Representational image | ANI

Something ties UP to TN: their inability to spend allocated budget....

Data reveals that states with a lower variance between their estimates and their actual expenditure do better in terms of governance outcomes. Spending less isn't the solution.

Global shares, U.S. yields, rise as investors eye rate decisions, earnings

By Chibuike Oguh NEW YORK (Reuters) -Global equity markets and Treasury yields rose on Monday as investors braced for interest rate decisions from key central banks, including the U.S. Federal Reserve


Indian Navy Ships INS Kiltan and INS Savitri | Representational image | ANI file photo

Navy to test its first unmanned surface vessel in November, for...

The boat will be 15-metres long and will have a maximum speed of more than 30 knots.
Illustration: Soham Sen

New BJP govt, old divisive ways. Biren’s rule shows party never...

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, and by implication, the BJP nationally and the Modi government are all under attack over anarchy in the...