The automotive industry, which has been struggling in the last few months, witnessed seven months of consecutive decline in passenger car industry.
In May, Maruti Suzuki has overtaken Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) to become India’s largest utility vehicle (UV) maker. The manufacturer of Brezza and SCross vehicles has overcome the sustained dominance from the maker of Scorpio and Bolero for the second successive month, underscoring the shifting trends on the utility vehicle leader board.
Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is planning to make Land Rover SUVs in India for the local market and exports. According to reports, JLR is discussing internally and also with component vendors about the possibility of making a mini version of the Defender in India by 2019-20.