Siddharth Philip

For Siddharth Philip's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Suzuki aims to take some Maruti turf in India

/ Nov 26, 2015

Suzuki aims to take some Maruti turf in India

After trust issues doomed Suzuki Motor Corp.'s alliance with Volkswagen AG, the Japanese carmaker now has to win over shareholders skeptical of plans for its crucial partnership with India's largest carmaker. Suzuki wants to set up a wholly owned factory in India and supply cars ...

Honda hopes diesel dents Suzuki India lead

/ Jul 5, 2013

Honda hopes diesel dents Suzuki India lead

Honda Motor Co. may have cracked the formula for success in India: a diesel-powered compact sedan. The Amaze, introduced in April, drove the automaker's sales to a record the following month and propelled Honda to third place among carmakers in Asia's third-biggest market from as ...