2019 is all about innovative trends in the automotive industry. This year will hopefully be setting up the stage for a lot more revolution and investments in the industry. Carlo.in provides the latest news and exclusive articles from the automobile industry. If you want to know about the auto trends, here is the major news of the day.
As reported by us earlier, Morris Garages (MG) India is likely to unveil the much-awaited MG ZS electric SUV on December 5 at an event in New Delhi. The reports are now coming in that MG Motor India has commenced pre-bookings for its upcoming ZS electric SUV at Rs 50,000 in India. The eZS will be the second product by MG Motor after Hector.
In a wake to reduce road accidents, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has been making concerted efforts towards improvement of road safety through engineering measures on National Highways. There are many reasons for accidents on the National Highways, i.e., Weather condition, Animal Crossing, Defect in Mechanical condition of Motor Vehicle, Physical fatigue of Drivers, Driving under influence of drug/alcohol, Over speeding Dangerous driving, Over-taking and Careless/Rash driving etc.
The government told the Lok Sabha that it has no plans to bring more amendments to the Motor Vehicles Act while confirming that road accidents and fatalities have reduced. This was stated by Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari while replying to a question from CPI MP M. Selvaraj. Gadkari said the ministry has not received any information from any state that they are not implementing the provisions of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019. Citing statistics, Gadkari said in September-October, 2018, Uttar Pradesh saw 1,503 road fatalities while in the same period in 2019, the figure came down by 9.8 percent to 1,355.
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