Livemint Maruti Suzuki India reported a 16% increase in domestic sales in May from a year earlier. The automobile industry is seeking a comprehensive fleet modernization programme in a bid to stimulate demand in a market which has been stagnant for two years.
Economic Times Analysts portrayed a better picture for the car industry in the coming months, but warned that the sluggish consumer sentiments may prevail for a few more months. "After a dismal outlook for the industry in the last two years, all the segments ... Business Standard Indian Express Sahara Samay
New York Times The automotive industry always seems to generate some pranks, and although things were relatively quiet this year, a few high jinks came to light, including these: □ On Tuesday morning, Toyota announced the return of the underpowered Tercel econobox.