Washington:

M. Balaganessin

New initiative: The solar energy operated car designed by students of Sudharsan College of Pudukottai.

PUDUKOTTAI: A group of four students of Sudharsan Engineering College near here have designed a solar-powered car. The maximum speed of the car is 30 km an hour and, when fully charged, it can cover 100 km.

Company defers Phase II of Rajasthan plant.

Sandeep Joshi

NEW DELHI: Honda Siel Cars India on Thursday launched the advanced version of its premium sedan Accord. Powered by 3.5-liter i-VTEC engine, the eighth-generation Accord V6 will come in two variants priced at Rs. 24.80 lakh and Rs. 25.35 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

S Kalyana Ramanathan / London March 12, 2009, 0:23 IST

The UK government today approved a grant of

AT&T Inc. will spend up to $565 million over 10 years on alternative-fuel vehicles for its corporate fleet, the most significant investment by a U.S. company in transportation powered by natural gas.

London: Soon, your carbon footprint may vanish into thin air, literally. An American company has designed a

Automotive technology in its futuristic form could well mean cars with reduced air friction that rotate 360 degrees, making reversing and parking easier.

From Saturday to Monday, students at the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi got a taste of such innovation, with Japanese carmaker Nissan showcasing its models, including the 360 degree-revolving Pivo2.

Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki today said it would disclose fuel efficiency information of its entire range of vehicles, a norm that Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers envisaged to bring into effect from January and April.

High levels of oil imports and high crude oil and gasoline prices in recent years have led to increased interest in the U.S. fuel supply. Recent congressional interest has focused on

The question is not whether the world can cope with three billion cars

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