Rajath R
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After Amby, Contessa to come back in Tamilnadu?

Hindustan Motors may well be considering reviving the Contessa through its Tamilnadu plant, given that the company recently trademarked the Contessa nameplate. When the global car community talks about a muscle car, minds wander around American muscle cars. The iconic Ford Mustang, the beastly...

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Business

Ambassador electric: Will TN help revive the classic?

The Ambassador is coming back with a fully electric soul and an awe-inspiring design. In an age of better technology aided by artificial intelligence, revival of the classics is imminent. Apart from the ultra-modern designs of Tesla, several car and motorcycle manufacturers across the globe...

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Business

How global chip shortage may help car makers in TN

Just over a year ago, it was hard to tell that the global shortage of semiconductors could do such harm to the global automotive industry, let alone the Indian industry. The effect of the chip shortage persists till date and is expected to continue for some more time. The lockdowns imposed in...

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Business

Why Tesla should take over the Chennai Ford plant

Chennai is already an automobile manufacturing hub, where most car companies as well as two-wheeler Electric Vehicles, are made. As the city already has a car manufacturing plant ready to go as well as a major port, Tesla would do well to bring its business here.

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Business

TN on top gear in e-Scooters

It is silent, has zero direct emissions, and riding it doesn’t require a driver license. While a few automotive purists complain about inadequate torque and the lack of the feel of an internal combustion engine, the government favours the battery -operated conveyance machine. The advent of...

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Culture

Come, let’s go for a ride in the SUV used by CM Stalin

The car this man uses has so much power that it can zoom to 100 kilometers in less than eight seconds. It is designed to go off the road and negotiate dirt tracks, gravel roads, or just climb hills over soil and pebbles. Yet, the stress is more on safety than just power and ruggedness. For...

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