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Maruti bats for CNG, hybrid cars to reduce oil imports, air pollution; production target raised to around 50%
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Maruti bats for CNG, hybrid cars to reduce oil imports, air pollution; production target raised to around 50%

Hybrid vehicles can run without charging infrastructure and so can prepone oil import reduction,

Volkswagen plans to spend 34 billion euros in new technologies in bid to become leader in electric cars
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Volkswagen plans to spend 34 billion euros in new technologies in bid to become leader in electric cars

Like other traditional carmakers, Volkswagen has upped its focus on cleaner, smarter vehicles of the future, racing to catch up with the likes of Tesla.

GST impact: Toyota Kirloskar halts Camry hybrid production as sales fall a sharp 73%
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GST impact: Toyota Kirloskar halts Camry hybrid production as sales fall a sharp 73%

As per the GST Council 's decision, the hybrid models fall under 28 percent tax slab and another 15 percent is also applicable.

Electric Vehicles for all by 2030 is an ambitious goal that needs proper infrastructure planning and a public-private partnership
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Electric Vehicles for all by 2030 is an ambitious goal that needs proper infrastructure planning and a public-private partnership

We spoke to Ashwin Ramachandra, VP and head, Product Engineering Services at Sasken about the practicalities of an EV future and the probable challenges along the way

Smart and hybrid electric cars are the focus at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show
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Smart and hybrid electric cars are the focus at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show

Eager to turn the corner on the 'diesel-gate' emissions cheating scandal, carmakers are falling over themselves to present a self-driving electric car.

GST: Govt notifies increase in cess on luxury cars, SUVs to 25%, price hike likely
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GST: Govt notifies increase in cess on luxury cars, SUVs to 25%, price hike likely

With this amendment, taxation on luxury, SUV and other vehicles would be brought at par with that prevailing pre-GST rollout.

GST impact: Green cars to cost more, incentives to popularise electric vehicles ignored, says BMW India head
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GST impact: Green cars to cost more, incentives to popularise electric vehicles ignored, says BMW India head

GST impact: Green cars to cost more, incentives to popularise electric vehicles ignored, says BMW India head

GST rate on hybrid vehicles against green mobility: Auto industry
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GST rate on hybrid vehicles against green mobility: Auto industry

At present hybrid vehicles attract excise duty of 12.5 percent, similar to the ones on entry level small cars

Govt’s push for electric vehicles has been narrow minded; must focus on the broader picture
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Govt’s push for electric vehicles has been narrow minded; must focus on the broader picture

With the lowest electricity prices around the globe, it’s a surprise that electric vehicles have yet to pick up pace in India.

BMW to make electric version of the Mini in Germany rather than Britain
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BMW to make electric version of the Mini in Germany rather than Britain

Luxury carmaker BMW is considering moving planned production of an electric version of its Mini compact car to Germany from Britain in response to plans by London to leave the EU single market, the Handelsblatt daily newspaper reported.

Growth of electric and hybrid cars increases in China due to increasing pollution concerns
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Growth of electric and hybrid cars increases in China due to increasing pollution concerns

Green vehicles -- hybrid, electric and fuel cell -- are gaining popularity in China owing to a rising concern over air pollution and generous government subsidies.

CES 2017: BMW announces the launch of first Augmented Reality dealerships
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CES 2017: BMW announces the launch of first Augmented Reality dealerships

BMW customers will be able to view the luxury carmaker's hybrid and electric BMWi cars with augmented reality technology in a world first for car dealerships from Thursday, the manufacturer said.

New Toyota Prius to be launched in India in January 2017
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New Toyota Prius to be launched in India in January 2017

Will be a direct CBU priced between Rs 30-40 lakh

New Toyota Prius hybrid to see an early 2017 launch in India
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New Toyota Prius hybrid to see an early 2017 launch in India

While the Toyota Prius has not exactly been a hit with India's carbuyers, with the rising pollution problem, it could be a good time to re-introduce a good old friend.

Toyota, Suzuki to explore global technology partnership: Things could get electric
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Toyota, Suzuki to explore global technology partnership: Things could get electric

As for what the two Japanese automakers plan to do with the partnership, this has yet to be disclosed in detail.

Hybrid cars could help ease pollution from Indian roads
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Hybrid cars could help ease pollution from Indian roads

Hybrid cars are the future and in a country like India where consumption of cars is increasing massively, these fuel efficient cars should be encouraged.

Mississippi State University engineers develop affordable hybrid sports car
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Mississippi State University engineers develop affordable hybrid sports car

Based on the Subaru SRZ, with a 850cc snowmobile engine and two electric motors, claims 0-100 in 5.7 seconds and 44kmpl!

US regulators want electric cars to make some noise; but those plans just got delayed
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US regulators want electric cars to make some noise; but those plans just got delayed

U.S. regulators are delaying rules proposed by the NHTSA that would require hybrid and electric cars to alert sight-impaired pedestrians and bicyclists until at least mid-March.

Toyota mulls introducing more hybrid vehicles in India
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Toyota mulls introducing more hybrid vehicles in India

Japanese auto giant Toyota will consider introducing new hybrid vehicles in India in future encouraged by gradual increase in sales of its only such model 'Prius' in the country.