Saturday, September 26

Automobile

CarDekho Group launches “The Everyday Hero” TV Campaign
Automobile, E-Commerce

CarDekho Group launches “The Everyday Hero” TV Campaign

Mumbai, Sept. 19, 2020: CarDekho, India’s leading full-stack auto tech company, has launched its newest TV campaigns ‘The everyday hero’ championing the cause of personal mobility. As people have got accustomed to the new normal after the Covid-induced lockdown, there is a growing preference for personal mobility. An owner driven car offers a more controlled environment and limited exposure to the outside world. The new campaigns reiterates this by showing how a vehicle keeps a frontline worker safe as he responds to the call of duty and at the same time provide peace of mind to his family members.  CarDekho aims to partner in people’s journey towards personal mobility. The campaign has been created by Leo Burnett India.  https://youtu.be/wi3ZZ9ct0Zo CarDekho - The Eve...
BluSmart Cab Concludes All-Electric Commercial Vehicle Journey from Delhi to Mumbai
Automobile, News

BluSmart Cab Concludes All-Electric Commercial Vehicle Journey from Delhi to Mumbai

Mumbai, September 09, 2020: BluSmart mobility, the electric ride-hailing platform, flagged off the country’s first all-electric journey by a commercial vehicle, from Delhi reaching Mumbai today, September 9th, World EV Day. The trip, aimed at demonstrating that India is ready for EVs, and covered approximately 1,564 km from Delhi to Mumbai by saving equal to 105 kg of CO2 emissions from this trip. The journey was fully electric, noiseless with zero-emission, and concluded in Mumbai today which started on September 4th. Speaking on completing the journey, Mr. Anmol Jaggi, Founder, BluSmart Mobility said, “This is our first step to showcase that India is ready for electric vehicles and World EV day turns out to be the appropriate moment for the EVictory lap to conclude...
Shell Lubricants Partners with Hoopy for Doorstep Vehicle Servicing Solutions
Automobile, News

Shell Lubricants Partners with Hoopy for Doorstep Vehicle Servicing Solutions

NEW DELHI, September 01, 2020: Shell Lubricants has partnered with Hoopy, a unique technology-driven business to bring contactless, easily accessible, and immensely reliable two-wheeler doorstep servicing to India - the world’s largest two-wheeler market. Image for representation purpose The pandemic created severe repercussions for the Indian mechanic community in the form of disrupted business and uncertainty as many chose to move back to their hometowns. “During the thousands of virtual interactions that we have had with two-wheeler mechanics over the past few months, we realized that footfalls to their business and hence, their income itself has become very inconsistent. Many of them urged us to do something in this regard and this is an idea that stuck with us, an initiative...
Grinntech Unveils High-tech Batteries for Indian EVs
Automobile, News

Grinntech Unveils High-tech Batteries for Indian EVs

CHENNAI, August 27, 2020: Grinntech, an investor-backed start-up specialising in Lithium-Ion batteries for EVs and energy storage systems, today unveiled a range of high-tech batteries with unique designs customised to Indian conditions along with its proprietary, IoT-enabled BMS to power 2-wheelers, 3-wheelers and tractors/light vehicles. This announcement marks the transformation of Grinntech from an IIT-Madras incubated start-up to a funded commercial enterprise, enabling rapid adoption of EV technologies. Even as EVs dominate headlines from the global auto industry, India’s accelerated adoption of EVs is boosted by a range of government incentives and a corresponding flurry of new EV models announced by Indian manufacturers. It is recognised that battery technology (for range a...
Nissan Unveils Interiors of “Nissan Magnite Concept”
Automobile, News

Nissan Unveils Interiors of “Nissan Magnite Concept”

Nissan India today released the Interior images of the NissanMagnite concept after the global unveil last month, highlighting the dashboard and the cabin space. Rakesh Srivastava, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India, said, “The Nissan Magnite concept is an evolutionary leap in Nissan’s SUV history. Not only the exterior but also the interiors exude premium-ness, sophistication, and roominess. These core elements of design philosophy will be succeeded in the production model which is under development, coupled with superior technology on-board to be a game-changer in its segment.”Building on Nissan’s SUV heritage and advanced technology, the Nissan Magnite concept is designed for tomorrow’s journey as a premium offering with stylish design. It reflects the lifestyle of the cus...
Nissan India Releases Glimpses of the Much-Awaited Upcoming B-SUV
Automobile, News

Nissan India Releases Glimpses of the Much-Awaited Upcoming B-SUV

New Delhi: Nissan India today revealed glimpses of the headlights and grill of its technology-rich and stylish B-SUV concept. For the first time, the B-SUV concept will be showcased to the world on July 16 th , 2020 at the global headquarters. The company’s first Compact B-SUV for the Indian market reflects Nissan-ness, a philosophy aimed at empowering people through breakthrough products and technologies. The compact B-SUV is scheduled to be introduced in the second half of FY 2020-21. Building on Nissan’s global SUV heritage and advanced technology, the New Compact SUV is designed for tomorrow’s journey as a feature-rich premium offering with stylish design for a strong and dynamic road presence. Nissan’s new SUV features the latest technology as a part of Nissan Intelligent ...
CarDekho Reports 99% Surge in Traffic for Pre-Owned Cars Post Lockdown
Automobile, News

CarDekho Reports 99% Surge in Traffic for Pre-Owned Cars Post Lockdown

Mumbai: CarDekho has reported 99% recovery in customer traffic for used car segment after the lockdown whereas 77% customers are back to search for new cars. A study conducted by the company shows that with the lifting of the lockdown, there is a  major shift in customers preferences across the segments, with hatchback and low-budget being the most sought-after cars across segments. The traffic from Orange and Green Zones for new cars PAN India has recovered 84 % where as from red zones it has recovered 58% ; It signifies the customer sentiments improving strongly in Green and Orange zone with Red Zone fast catching up as customer search for their desired car has now resumed. As per the report, the recovery rate of cars in the INR 1-5 lakh segment is the highest. ...