MUMBAI – High interest rates, rising material and fuel costs and tighter liquidity are denting light-vehicle sales in India. Auto makers are trying to shake up the dormant market with new launches. Six models were introduced in August and another set of new passenger cars awaits consumers in September. August car sales tumbled 10.1% to 144,516 units, compared with year-ago, according to WardsAuto data. The decline was less than July’s 15.8% drop in deliveries, but it belied auto ...

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