The index has touched an intraday high and low of 9,733.80 and 9,653.90 respectively.
Bharat Forge was the top gainer soaring by 3% followed by TVS Motor surging by 2.3%.
Tata Motors advanced by 1.8%, while Hero MotoCorp and Motherson Sumi gained by 1.6% each. Between 1-1.5% rise was recorded in stocks like Eicher Motors, Ashok Leyland and Bajaj Auto.
Nearly, 1% upside each was seen in stocks like Exide, Balkrishna and Bosch.
MRF gained marginally, while Amara Raja Batteries traded on a flat note.
However, Maruti Suzuki was the top underperformer tumbling by 1% followed by M&M down marginally.
Maruti and TVS Motor are set to announce their March 2021 quarterly performance today.