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Tata Motors today announced the launch of Grande MK II, an upgraded version of its premium Sumo offering in the domestic market. The Grande MK II seeks to deliver added value to customers through substantial changes in the exteriors and interiors combined with improvements in drivability, ride and handling and comfort. The ...
Tokyo — TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announces that it has begun accepting applications today for this year's1 Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program, which is designed to support environmental revitalization and conservation activities for the purpose of supporting sustainable development. The themes this year, as last year, ...
Tokyo—TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announces it presented stipends from the Toyota Study Assistance Fund1 today at a ceremony at Guizhou University in Guiyang, Guizhou Province, China.  This was the fourth annual presentation of stipends from the fund. TMC and the ...
Domestic sales of Commercial Vehicles (313,371), Passenger Vehicles (214,758) Tata Motors reported a record sale of 582,401 vehicles (including exports) for the fiscal year 2007-08, its highest ever and a growth of 1% over 578,862 vehicles sold in 2006-07. Total sales (including exports) for the month of March 2008 were 66,495 nos., the ...
The India-South Africa Test series that got underway on March 26 in Chennai, promises to be a Grande affair. The Man of the Series in the three test series will win the newly launched Tata Sumo Grande. Tata Motors announced this during an unveiling function at the Chepauk cricket stadium, Chennai, ...
Latest 2.2-litre common-rail engine will offer excellent power and fuel economy Tata Motors (Thailand) Co. Ltd. today pulled the wraps off the Tata Xenon 1-tonne pickup truck at the annual Bangkok International Motor Show. The Xenon will be sold from today across Thailand through the company's own dealer network. Over 20 dealers ...
Ford Motor Company [NYSE: F] announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Jaguar Land Rover operations to Tata Motors.  The transaction is the culmination of Ford’s decision last August to explore strategic options for the Jaguar Land Rover business, as the company accelerates its focus on ...
Tata Motors will reduce the prices of its small cars and commercial vehicles (including buses, bus chassis and bus body), in view of the reduction of excise duties announced in the Union Budget. The new applicable prices will be announced in the next few days, after the company has studied the details of ...
Tata motors today announced the commencement of sales of its latest passenger vehicle offering, the Sumo Grande, in the domestic market. Sumo Grande, unveiled at the Auto Expo in January this year, will be commercially available from dealerships located in metros and select large cities from February 22, 2008, and progressively across the country in ...
Tata Motors, which is engaged in focused and detailed negotiations with Ford on the Jaguar Land Rover business, clarifies that the company has had no discussions with Fiat on deployment of technologies developed by Jaguar and Land Rover. Tata Motors is pleased by the progress in the discussions with Ford to date ...
India's Tata Motors on Thursday unveiled its much anticipated US$2,500 car, an ultracheap price tag that suddenly brings car ownership into the reach of tens of millions of people. While the price has created a buzz, critics say the vehicle, called the Tata Nano, will lead to possibly millions more cars hitting already clogged Indian ...
Ford Motor Co. has picked India's Tata Motors Ltd. as the top bidder to buy Ford's Jaguar and Land Rover units, the U.S. automaker said Thursday. Ford said it has entered into ``focused negotiations at a more detailed level'' with Tata, which means Tata has been picked as a preferred bidder for the storied British ...
Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) could name Indian automaker Tata Motors Ltd. a ``preferred bidder'' for its Jaguar and Land Rover units as early as Friday, two people briefed on the negotiations said Wednesday. Talks continue at present with all three potential suitors, and a final deal is not expected to be announced until early next ...
India's Tata Motors plans to unveil its ultracheap $2,500 car at an auto show here next month, the company said Wednesday. Analysts believe the car may force other manufacturers to lower their own pricing. While the price has created a buzz, critics say the vehicle will lead to millions more cars hitting choked Indian roads, adding ...
Tata Motors' ultra-cheap car will be the least polluting vehicle on Indian roads, the company's chairman said Monday, refuting criticism that the $2,500 car would add to traffic chaos and carbon emission. Ratan Tata said his company will bring what is being billed as ``the people's car'' to market next year and its price of ...
Tata Motors Ltd., India's largest automobile maker, said lower tax payments and improved margins helped its profit grow 19 per cent in the latest quarter despite a drop in the number of vehicles sold. Most analysts had predicted the company's profit to decline from a year ago, because of a slump in the automobile market. ...
NEW DELHI (AP) _ For India, a former British colony, a takeover of Jaguar and Land Rover would be a boost to local pride and a sign of India's economic rise. But many investors and automotive industry analysts question whether a bid by India's Tata Motors _ maker of workhorse trucks and low-end mass market ...
NEW DELHI (AP) _ Indian automaker Tata Motors is on track to begin selling an ultra-cheap small car next year, a top executive said Wednesday. Managing director Ravi Kant, however, acknowledged that higher costs may make it difficult to stick to the targeted price of US$2,400, or 100,000 rupees. Steel and rubber prices have risen sharply ...
NEW DELHI(AP) _ The chairman of India's Tata Group has confirmed his company's interest in acquiring the Jaguar and Land Rover units of Ford Motor Co. ``We certainly have an interest in that,'' Chairman Ratan Tata told the CNN-IBN television channel in an interview, excerpts of which were telecast Friday. The company had previously refused comment ...
NEW DELHI (AP) _ Tata Motors Ltd., India's largest automobile manufacturer, said Friday its profit in the most recent quarter rose 26 per cent from a year ago, driven by strong sales of trucks and buses. Tata's net profit grew to 5.76 billion rupees (US$140 million) in the January-March quarter from 4.58 billion rupees in ...
India's largest automobile manufacturer, Tata Motors Ltd., said Tuesday its net profit rose 12 per cent in the last quarter on strong local sales of trucks and buses in the most recent quarter. Higher sales for the October-December quarter helped push Tata's net profit to 5.13 billion rupees (US$114 million), ...
The chief of India's Tata Group said Wednesday his company has no intention of scaling back its plans for a new car factory in eastern India, despite widespread local opposition and a prolonged hunger strike by a politician opposed to the project. The government of West Bengal state sold fertile ...
India's largest automobile manufacturer, Tata Motors Ltd., said Monday its profit rose 36 per cent in the most recent quarter as sales growth offset higher raw material costs. The growth in sales and exports helped push Tata's net earnings to 5.36 billion rupees (US$119.2 million) for the July-September quarter, up ...
Tata Motors announced the launch of the face lifted Indigo and Indigo Marina range. The Tata Indigo sedan was launched in December 2002, while the Indigo Marina was launched in September 2004. Both the sedan and estate versions of the Indigo range became best sellers soon after their launch and ...
Tata Motors reported a total sale of 45,056 vehicles (including exports) for the month of July 2006, a growth of 44.5% over 31,173 vehicles sold in July last year. Cumulative sales for the company at 1,71,210 nos. are growing by 44.3%. Commercial Vehicles The company’s sales of commercial vehicles ...
NEW DELHI (AP) _ India's largest automaker, Tata Motors Ltd., said Thursday it plans set up a plant in communist-ruled West Bengal state to manufacture a family car that will cost little more than $2,000 US. The plant will be set up with an investment of 10 billion rupees ($220 million), and is expected to ...
India’s largest automobile company, known as Tata Motors, reached it’s one million sales mark for passenger vehicles in India.  The first passenger car, the Tata Sierra, rolled off of the production line in 1991 and now, 15 years later, the company celebrates yet another milestone.  Including exports, Tata Motors reached ...
MUMBAI (AP) _ India's largest automobile manufacturer, Tata Motors Ltd., said Thursday its net profit in the October-December quarter climbed 45.6 per cent, helped largely by income from the sale of equity in one of its subsidiaries. The company's net profit rose to 4.6 billion rupees ($102 million US) in the quarter that ended Dec. ...
India's Tata Motors to sell Fiat cars as part of alliance By Rajesh Mahapatra NEW DELHI (AP) _ India's largest automobile manufacturer, Tata Motors Ltd., has agreed to sell Fiat cars as part of an alliance that is intended to allow the Indian and Italian automakers to ...

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