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Mahindra to launch 5 cars in this fiscal

Dr. Pawan Goenka said that they would be launching nine cars by the end of this fiscal at the launch of new XUV 500. The nine cars will include 3 all new models, 3 major refreshes and 3 will have minor refreshes. Mahindra has already launched the facelift XUV 500, the new Scorpio and refreshed version of Thar. With the launch of upcoming vehicles company is looking expand their...

Dr. Pawan Goenka said that they would be launching nine cars by the end of this fiscal at the launch of new XUV 500. The nine cars will include 3 all new models, 3 major refreshes and 3 will have mino

Dr. Pawan Goenka said that they would be launching nine cars by the end of this fiscal at the launch of new XUV 500. The nine cars will include 3 all new models, 3 major refreshes and 3 will have minor refreshes. Mahindra has already launched the facelift XUV 500, the new Scorpio and refreshed version of Thar. With the launch of upcoming vehicles company is looking expand their...

Volvo aiming to capture 10 percent market shares in Indian luxury car segment

As per Volvo’s senior official, the Swedish automaker has plans to launch four new models in country. The move is to take over 10 percent shares in luxury car segment in India by 2020.   Tom von Bonsdorff, MD of Volvo India said,” We have grown quite a bit last year and want to continue that growth. We grew 30 per cent and sold 1,200 units.” Volvo is...

Roland Folger – new CEO, Mercedes Benz India

Former CEO of Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has been appointed as CEO of Mercedes- India replacing Eberhard Kern, who is now moving for the same role, CEO of Mercedes Benz Belgium Luxembourg from October 1,2015.
Folger had a very good tenure in Mercedes, Malaysia. He sold 5163 units in first half of 2015. He also had an all time high sales record with 53 percent growth over...

New Ford Endeavour to launch this festive season

Ford is planning to come up with new products in the market. Company is bringing its new generation model of Ford Endeavour in India, where the new Ford Figo Aspire is already lined up for August release.
 Unveiled at 2014 Bangkok Motor Show, the car was first showcased as “Everest concept” in 2013 Sydney, Australia. The production- ready model looks...

Fiat launched special edition Linea “Elegante”

Fiat India has launched the limited edition Linea called ‘Elegante’ at price Rs  9.99 lakh. The car is available in white color with a black panoramic sunroof. Elegante has got some exterior and interior updates and been placed above its existing top model.
Exterior has got new revised bumpers, front grille with black inserts, rear spoilers and new 16-inch...

General Motors to cease its operation in Gujarat

GM has announced that it will shut down the manufacturing facility in Halol, Gujarat. The American automaker has plans to invest Rs 6,399 crores in country and majority of which will go to its new plant Talegaon, Maharashtra.  The automaker has decided to go against the wind, where most of industries are making beeline to Gujarat.  This decision to move out of Gujarat...

Honda Accord will feature Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Honda has revealed the updated 2016 Accord, since it is US based model it will not come as it is but company will make some alterations to make it suitable for Indian conditions. It will compete with New Passat, Toyota Camry and Skoda Superb.  The new model will feature revised front and rear bumpers, headlamps and larger chrome grille and tail light clusters. The vehicle...

Another milestone for Maruti Suzuki

Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire has crossed a cumulative mark of 10 lakh sales in July 2015.  Swift Dzire was launched in 2008 and has been country’s best selling subcompact sedan for last three years.  Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire has so joined the “elite million club” with this milestone and has become the only sedan to be in top 5 most selling Indian passenger...

BMW has suspended assembly of Mini countryman

A latest report claims that the assembly of Mini countryman has been suspended in India.  The model is used to assemble at Chennai, automaker’s only facility in India.  Talking about its popularity in India, BMW owned Mini Brand has sold just 1,123 units till the end of last year since its debut in 2012. This lack in demand across the country could be its major...

Mahindra introduced automatic variants of Scorpio

Mahindra and Mahindra have officially launched the automatic variant of new generation Scorpio that will come with starting price of Rs 13.13 Lakhs (Ex showroom Delhi). Mahindra Scorpio is now available in 11 variants with a choice of two engine options, a 2.2litre mHawk and a 2.5 M2DICR on the top of that the carmaker has placed the automatic gearbox for this vehicle. Pravin...

Renault India announced Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor as its Brand ambassador

Renault has completed four years this Monday and announced Ranbir Kapoor as its brand ambassador. The association marks the combination of two iconic brands and represents the underlying brand promise ‘Passion For Life’.
On this new partnership, Sumit Sawhney, country CEO and MD , Renault India operation said,” Renault is currently...

Hyundai to increase car prices in India.

Hyundai has announced price hike up to Rs 30,000 on its major car while its recently launched vehicle Hyundai Creta prices will remain unaffected. This Price hike will come in effect from 1st August 2015.
Rakesh Srivastava, Senior VP Sales and marketing, HMIL said, “The price increase has been necessitated by increase of input costs. We have been absorbing most...

Maruti Suzuki will launch its much awaited S- Cross on 5th August

Maruti Suzuki will launch its much awaited S- Cross on 5th August. It will be sold through its recently launched premium dealership network Nexa.

Variants wise feature list 

Following is the variant-wise list of features that the Maruti S-Cross will come with- 
Maruti...

Hyundai to export India made Creta to Asian markets

Hyundai will export the made-in India car Creta to markets of Asia along with other international markets to utilize the boost in demand for all terrain cars.
Top official from Hyundai said that they would export the car to markets including Latin America, the Middle East and Africa from this year.  
Rhim, CEO Hyundai Motor Europe, "Our global sales network...

Maruti Suzuki started its premium dealership network –Nexa


Maruti Suzuki has launched its new premium showroom range Nexa to enhance the customer ‘s retail experiences. Kenichi Ayukawa, MD and CEO of Maruti Suzuki said, "Indian market and society are rapidly changing and new segments of customers are emerging. We have to take new initiatives to meet diversifying expectations from our customers”.  Company is...

BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe launched in India

BWM has launched the all-new X6 Sports Activity coupe in India and it will cost 1.15 crore.  The new X6 will be available across India as completely Built up units. BMW Group India’s President Mr Philipp von Sahr said, "Luxury has always been written with an X. To the very last detail, the all-new BMW X6 offers a unique synthesis of luxury, sporting dynamics and...

New Hyundai Creta launched- Full specs and features

The much-awaited Hyundai SUV is now ready to hit the Indian roads. Hyundai Motors India Ltd. has finally launched Hyundai ix25 called as ‘Creta’ on 21st July 15 with a starting price of Rs 8.59 lakhs. Creta will be available with both petrol as well as diesel options.

Hyundai Creta will come with elegant design inclusive of Chrome applique on the rear...

Isuzu is planning to launch MU-7 with automatic transmission

Isuzu will soon be launching the automatic variant of MU-7 SUV. The MU-7 is and old school muscular car and launching an automatic variant will certainly add to its comfort. Isuzu began local assembly of MU-7 in December 2013 at Trivallur Plant. A 3.0-liter four-cylinder engine powers this SUV.It generates 163 PS of maximum power at 3600 rpm yielding a highest torque of 360...

Hyundai is offering a discount up to RS 70,000

Hyundai has launched a pre festive season sale under “Monson Splash Offer”. This sale is to keep up the momentum during pre- festive season. Except its top selling i20 Hyundai India is offering this discount on most of its cars. Company is offering heavy discount on Verna as well, which recently received a facelift early in the year. Verna was not able to keep the...

Honda BR- V crossover will come with 1.8 L petrol engine same as HR-V

Honda BR-V crossover is announced to debut at Gaikindo Indonesian Motor Show on Aug 20 and will come with the same engine 1.8 L i-vtech petrol along with a 1.5 L unit. The company also confirmed that it would come with two-transmission options - a 5-speed manual and a CVT.

The 1.8 liter engine delivers 139 PS  @ 6500 rpm yielding a highest torque of 169 Nm...

Maserati prices revealed for India

Maserati announced its re- entry in Indian market mentioning its significant potential for the brand in India. They have planned to operate along with FCAI (Fiat Chrysler Automobile India) later they will establish new sales and service outlet. They have a plan to open showrooms in New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru in third quarter of 2015. AMP Supercars, Bagga Luxury Motorcars...

Over 10,000 advance booking for Hyundai Creta

Korean manufacturer said that they have received over 10,000 bookings for its upcoming SUV Creta. The SUV is set to launch in coming week.  The SUV has added a new chapter of success for Hyundai Motors India limited. The company has invested over 1000 crore in the development of this five-seater beast.

Hyundai Creta will compete with SUVs like Mahindra XUV 500,...

Mahindra Thar Facelift will be launched on July 22nd, 2015

Mahindra is set to launch its new Thar facelift in the coming week. It is considered as the most comprehensive change since its debut in December 2010. Thar will receive major changes on the exterior and the dashboard will be inspired from Jeep wrangler.
Taking about changes New Thar will get plastic – metal bumpers also the rear canopy is slightly tilted. The...

GM India will recall a large number of vehicles

General Motors India will recall 1,55,000 vehicles in order to fix the wiring problems linked to a remote keyless entry accessory.
GM India specified that they would recall Chevrolet spark and Beat hatchback and Enjoy MUV manufactured between 2007 and 2014that are fitted with keyless entry. 
The company in a statement said, "The remote keyless entry accessory...

Honda to make India as export hub for auto components

Japanese Carmaker is planning to make India as export hub for car components by gradually increasing supply from India to its different international operations. In 2014-15 the company has exported components worth Rs 722 crore and is now looking to increase it to Rs 1,100 crore in the coming fiscal year.

Katsushi Inoue, President and CEO of Honda Cars India said,...

Tata Motors bagged order of 1239 6x6 Multi-Axle Trucks from Indian Army

Tata Motors have received a huge order of delivering 1239 of its high-mobility 6x6 multi-axle trucks from the Indian Army. These trucks will function the loading-unloading and transportation of ammunition pallets, spares and other operational equipment. 

These trucks are specially designed to cope up with extreme on and off-road loads and also completed a total...

Maruti Suzuki SUPRA SAEINDIA 2015 finale is been announced.

The finale of fourth edition Supra SAEINDIA is scheduled between July 15 and July 19,2015 at Chennai Motor Race Track. This event was introduced in the year 2011y Maruti Suzuki and SAEINDIA. Supra is directed towards the Automotive Mission Plan 2016 with the aim to make India an international automotive hub. The competition aims to offer engineering students a platform to test...

BMW decreases price of its cars due to localization

BMW India has decreased prices of locally assembled models. Company has recently increased the level of localization at its plants. BMW India plant currently manufactures eight cars 1 Series, 3 Series, 3 Series GT, 5 Series, 7 Series and SUVs X1, X3 and X5. Localization of these models resulted in price drop in the range of Rs 1lakh to 4 lakh.
Mr. Philipp von Sahr, President...

Nissan is planning to come up with new small car by March 2016

On the first anniversary of Datsun in India Arun Malhotra, Managing Director of Nissan Motors India announced that Nissan Motor India will launch yet another small car by March next year. Nissan is majorly linked with small cars over last two year and launched Datsun Go and Go plus in subsequent years. 
This car will complete and take the likes of Maruti Suzuki Alto...

Maruti Suzuki Celerio marks 1 lakh sales.

Country’s largest manufacturer Maruti Suzuki has reached another milestone by selling 1 lakh Celerio models. Celerio was launched in 2014 auto expo and reported to be India’s first car to have automated manual transmission (AMT).  

Celerio is also rated among country’s top ten best selling cars. Mr. RS Kalsi, Executive director of Maruti Suzuki...

Toyota India recalls third batch of Corolla.

There were incidents that were reported in the US and around eight people have already been found victim. The defective airbag can result in inflation of airbags and result in metal shrapnel hurtling towards the passengers.

 The company who is responsible for manufacturing the faulty airbags Takata has issued a recall for more than 10 million vehicles. Other...

New Honda Jazz will be launched today

Honda’s Eagerly awaited premium hatchback – the new Honda Jazz will be launched today. New Jazz features a sporty aerodynamic design. For old Jazz, one of the main reason of failure in India was lack of diesel engine but with the new Jazz Honda is offering an option of 1.5 I-DTECH diesel engine along with 1.2 litre I-VTECH petrol engine. New Jazz is announced...

Nissan launches Limited edition X-Shift along with Micra XL CVT

Nissan India has launched the Limited Edition along with Micra XL CVT on fifth anniversary of its hatchback Micra. The XL CVT version is priced at 6.34 lakh (Ex-Showroom). The features and specification are same as current XL variant, just one variation apart from manual transmission it will come with CVT transmission.

The automatic transmission was initially offered...

Mercedes Benz is coming up with 3 new cars in India on 30th July

Mercedes Benz India has announced that they will launch 3 cars in India on 30th July. Company has already brought 6 products in first six month of this calendar year and is planning to launch a total of 9 products in next six months. The new cars will include S500 Coupe and S63 AMG - the two-door trim of the S-Class.
Mercedes S500 coupe is the two-door version of the...

Japanese carmaker has given the green light to introduce the GT-R in India

Nissan GT-R has finally given the green light by Japanese automaker to launch it in India. Its been 12 months since the news of GT-R is in the air, but finally the automaker have decided to brought up GT-R in India. This supercar will hit the Indian showroom by the end of this calendar year.  

 The delay in launch is mainly due to the hurdles of setting...

Maruti Suzuki is planning to set up new outlets for premium products

Maruti Suzuki, well-known brand for small car is now establishing new setup for retail outlets under Nexa Brand to sell its high end products. The company is expecting to sell around two million models annually by 2020, Nexa network however expected to contribute a significant amount to its sales and planning to open 100 dealerships across 30 cities.
RS Kalsi, Executive...

Jeep will manufacture SUVs in India from 2017..

Fiat Chrysler Automobile revealed that the company has invested 280 million dollars to Fiat India. Fiat Chrysler have proclaimed that this investment will support the production of a new Jeep vehicle and the production is likely to begin in second quarter of 2017.
Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobile said that they are pleased with the investment and it...

Mercedes -Benz India accounts remarkable growth.

Mercedes -Benz India has registered the fastest growth in second quarter and half-yearly sales in luxury car segment. Merc has registered a 41 percent year on year increase in sales by selling 6659 units in Jan-June 2015 period. This figure is increased by 43 percent compared to last year’s sale that was 2163 units.
A c-class and E- class sale has been increased...

Volvo is eyeing 10 percent market shares by 2020

Top official in Chennai said that Volvo Auto India is targeting to double its sales by this year also aiming to fulfill 10 percent market shares by 2020.

Tom Von Bonsdorff, managing director of Volvo auto India said that the Indian economy is prosperous and there will be boost for premium car market too. They have set a target to touch the double-digit growth in...

Massive increase in sales for Volkswagen India in June.

Volkswagen India has announced that they have recorded 31 % growth in sale for the month of June. The company has sold a total of 4,039 units in June, which is a hefty increase as compared to the sales of same month last year i.e. 3079 units. Volkswagen India claims that the increase in sales is due to the launch of new Vento facelift and new Jetta that has hit the mind of...

High Expectations from new generation Honda Jazz - 2,336 Pre-Bookings Received.

Honda Jazz is currently set to launch on July 8, 2015 and things looking to be going in favor of the company. Honda car dealers across the nation have started accepting the bookings for new Jazz for a token amount Rs 51000. With the new Honda Jazz, HCIL is expecting to snatch a big number of sales in the premium B-segment from established player like Hyundai and Maruti Suzuki....

Amaze, Brio recalled by Honda for faulty proportioning valve

Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) recalled 31,226 units of select variants of the Amaze compact sedan and Brio hatchback to inspect them for a possible defect in the proportioning valve. The non-ABS variant of Brio hatchback consisting 15,623 units and the non-ABS variant of petrol-engine Amaze sedan consisting 15,603 units has been recalled. The recall is valid for vehicles manufactured...

Gujarat to set up Honda’s third plan

Gujarat has been chosen by the Honda manufacturer to explore a new plant in India. Honda, the Japanese manufacturer needed a plot of land measuring about 250 acres which has been provided by Gujarat, a plot already visited by the manufacturer. If things go according to the plan then this new plant will be the company’s third plant in India, with its first manufacturing...

Fuel filler faults to be fixed by Maruti recalling 1,03,311 cars

Maruti Suzuki India Limited, India’s largest carmaker has recalled 1, 03,311 cars to solve their fuel filler neck issues. This unit includes 13,593 units of the Ertiga, 42, 481 units of Dzire and 47, 237 units of Swift, manufactured between 12th November 2013 and 4th February 2014. The affected vehicle seems to have been troubling with fuel smell and in extreme conditions...

Etios Cross to be launched on the 7th of May by Toyota

The 12th Auto Expo, held at Greater Noida in February 2014, unveiled the Japanese auto giant Toyota’s Etios Cross. Soon after the launch the company’s dealership started accepting bookings and even created website for the car and finally fixed a date for the launch of the car in India on the 7th of May 2014.           ...

Defeat in the small car segment admitted by Toyota India

Toyota the master of efficiency and mass production, a Japanese automotive reputed manufacture, is now not proving to be unbeatable in providing the maximum output of a given input, whereas its competitors have been doing great- Maruti andHyundai with its best fit and finish in a lower price is doing far more better. The Vice-chairman, Vikram Kirloskar therefore stated in an...

44,989 units of Innova recalled by Toyota

The Indian subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation-Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited (TKMPL) is the 4th largest carmaker in India, after Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and Mahindra and has recalled 44, 989 units of Innova MPV, manufactured between February 2005 and December 2008, aiming to develop the automotive industry. Further, to replace the defective spiral cable mounted on...

Sumo Grande replaced by Tata Movus MUV

Tata Movus MUV re-launches replacing Sumo Grande is what the report says about the Tata Motors, including that the new version of Tata Movus will have an overall makeover, while the exteriors are expected to get “variCOR” branding on the rear fenders, the interiors will have captain seats on the top variant and slightly altered dashboard. Although mechanically,...

Strong Sales running successfully for Hyundai Grand i10

Hyundai Motor tot up cumulative sales of 49, 681 units for the month of November 2013, helped by its launch made in September 2013 - The Hyundai Grand i10, though the domestic sale accounted before the i10 launch went down for 3.6 percent having only 33, 501 units while exports stood at 16, 180 units from October 2012. But now after the introduction of Hyundai Grand i10, good...

Sri Lanka opted for Maruti’s next plan

Sri Lanka is being opted by Maruti Suzuki India for setting up an assembly facility. As revealed by Maruti Suzuki’s Chairman, R C Bhargava to their sister magazine, Autocar Professional that few sites around Colombia are being invested for economic vitality and that certain issues-related to the taxation and workers which will have to be sorted out with the Sri Lankan...

Scorpio EX recalled by Mahindra

A voluntary recall for its Scorpio EX SUV has been recalled by Mahindra, where a replacement will be held on potentially faulty pressure regulating valve on 900 units of Scorpio EX SUV variant manufactured during October and November 2013 by Mahindra which will be carried out for all the affected owners in free costs. The manufacturers are expected to directly contact the customers...

Prices to be slashed for Ford Classic sedan

Ford is soon expected to give an entry classic of its level, Sedan, with significant reduction in its price to help it compete more aggressively with the latest popular saloon segment. Prices are expected to be reduced by Rs 1 lakh on certain models as reports have it and so accordingly the new starting price could be below Rs 5 lakh for Ford Classic. Sedan is now dominated...

Online Cars being sold by Nissan

Cars to be sold online now directly from the manufacturers to the prospective buyers by Nissan, where customers can book cars online and make payment through credit card and the car will be delivered to the nearest customer’s location by Nissan. Director of Marketing, Hover Automotive India (Nissan’s National Sales Company) - Nitish Tipnis revealed that, in...

New Land Cruiser Prado launched at Rs 84.87 lakh by Toyota

Toyota launches New Land Cruiser Prado priced Rs 84.87 lakh, which gets exterior of daytime running lamp, a new rear license plate garnish, bumper, fog, head and LED lamps. While on the interiors, there’s something new called ‘Crawl Control’ by Toyota which is a system that makes accelerator and break usage unnecessary when driving over off-road terrain or...

New Honda City takes up Hyundai Verna CX

The mid-size sedan segment’s race for dominance is now on high popularity with the introduction of the New Honda City. With the launch of new Hyundai Verna CX, Hyundai is now up to improve its line-up segment, staying between the Hyundai Verna EX and SX models. This new variant will only be available on the smaller 1.4 CRDi diesel engine. The variant will include features...

Midnight Surprise Sale by Ford

“Midnight Surprise” sale has been announced by Ford India, where buyers will get deals and discounts on all Ford cars on a specific range. Including benefits on cash discounts, free insurance and exchange bonuses Ford models like the Ford Figo will offer benefits upto Rs 58, 000, Ford Fiesta with benefits of Rs 1, 50, 000, Ford Classic of Rs 69, 000 and Ford Endeavour...

India Launches Lamborghini tractors on the 12th of December

An Italy-based manufacturer of farm equipments, the SAME Deutz-Fahr (SDF) who formed the Lamborghini tractor business in 1973, will launch on the 12th of December in Pune at the Agri Kisan exhibition, India- its grand Lamborghini tractor. The former aims target of cricket stadium, luxury hotels, golf courses and wealthy farmers including that the SDF also has its manufacturing...

Global used cars business rebranded by Hyundai as H-Promise

Hyundai a Korean carmaker has one brand name now, H-Promise consolidated as its global used cars business. The programme will provide a one-stop solution to used cars customers which were previously known as Hyundai Advantage. MD and CEO, Hyundai India- B S Seo stated, that the company is delighted to bring the used car business under the globally acclaimed H-Promise because...

Fiat successfully made 3 lakh cars in India

3,00,000th Fiat Linea Sedan rolled out from Fiats Rajangaon plant. Tata Motors included in it as joint venture as a facility that produces petrol and diesel engines, which are supplied to Maruti as well. Spread to almost 200 acres and employing around 4, 000 personnel with an annual capacity of producing 1, 60,000 cars and 3, 50,000 engine results the Ranjangaon plant. Since...

Discontinuation declared for Honda Accord and Volkswagen Passat

The Accord and the Passat have stopped their production by their companies, Honda and Volkswagen respectively, due to the poor response for the models. While Honda Accord’s sales for the last six months didn’t have a good sales scale with poor paltry of 215 units dispatched overall from June-November, Volkswagen Passat also didn’t have enough sales to show...

Suzuki is coming-up with 1.5-litre diesel for compact SUV

All-new compact SUV is now in, by Suzuki with diesel engine family powering a wide range of vehicles including hatchbacks, saloons and a small pick-up truck (code: Y9T) that will be Suzuki’s first attempt at developing diesel engine. The company is still relying on Fiat for the diesel technology and is soon planning to have its own proprietary diesel technology instead...

Nano Twist launched at Rs 2.36 lakh by Tata

Nano, an iconic small car yet again reinvented by Tata Motors, has changed the small car seriously equipping it with an electric power steering system. Launched on the first month of 2014, this new avatar has now become the most affordable car in India called The Nano Twist. Something unique observed in this segment claimed by the carmaker is its new EPS unit which uses a ‘brushless’...

Jeep launches to be delayed in India

India is up to delay launches for Jeep, even after preparing three models for launch in 2013, the Company didn’t show up in the Auto Expo this February. Jeep still holds a good position in the market and even executives from Fiat advised the company to launch their brand in India as soon as the Market scale improves. The Company does not want to compromise the exciting...

Gujarat Unit to be 100% subsidiary by Suzuki

Suzuki Motor Corporation’s Gujarat unit, announced as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Japanese carmaker, is expected to come up in 2015. The Company has further purchased lands for the expansion of manufacturing facilities like the purchase of land in Mehsana district in October 2011 has been approved, while around 640 acres in Becharaji and 550 acres in Vithalapur have...

EcoSport prices hiked by Ford

Ford EcoSport since its launch has achieved immense popularity and due to the high rate in sales the Company has hiked the price of this model for the second time since January 1st 2014, followed by a similar increment in September last year. Depending on the engine option and variant one chooses the prices have been raised between Rs 22,000 and Rs 37,000. EcoSport’s...

Benz S 500 of Mercedes to be assembled locally

Mercedes S-class, the fully loaded S500, retailing for a large amount of Rs. 1.58 crore, has totally underestimated Mercedes-Benz India. Even after the fluctuating price level buyers did not deter and further went up with the initial of 125 cars already imported from Germany. The company is therefore expecting to pick up over 300 orders for the S-class’s Launch Edition....

Bangalore to have Renault’s fourth dealership

Renault expanding its fourth dealership network in JP Nagar, Bangalore with the inauguration of a new sale and service outlet. In association with Trident Auto Enterprise the new JP Nagar showroom is spread over 5, 000 sq ft and is operated, while the other authorized dealership outlets of Renault in Bangalore are located at Mysore Road, Whitefield and Palace Road. Managing...

Automatic Transmission to be offered to Tata Nano

Tata Motors not expecting this big sale for Tata Nano is now proud of its manufacturing and still enjoying its budget hatchback. Girish Wagh, Senior Vice President, Programme Planning and Project Management (PVBU), at the launch drive of equipped Nano Twist and the company’s sister publication Autocar Professional, has confirmed that to strengthen the Nano’s positioning...

Auto Expo 2014 heads Volkswagen Taigun compact SUV

EcoSport by Ford after hitting its jackpot now has Volkswagen’s Taigun ready to hit a bang in the market with its sub-four-metre SUV in India. Taigun has been launched in February at the New Delhi Auto Expo. Taigun concept made its debut in 2012 at the Sao Paolo International Motor Show and is based on a stretched version of Volkswagen’s New Small Family platform...

Amaze SX variant launched at Rs 6.22 lakh by Honda

Amaze sedan line-up, added a new trim level by Honda called the SX variant, the slot between the top-end VX variant and Honda Amaze S variant. The Honda Amaze SX variant includes features of the S variant, driver seat height adjust, a rear armrest, keyless entry, 2-DIN audio system, steering mounted audio controls, full wheel caps and electric wing mirrors in addition with...

2014 Toyota Liva and Etios Sedan launched

2014 Etios Liva and Etios Sedan has been officially launched by Toyota. Etios Sedan attains equipment similar to 2013 car adding dual tone interiors, which were earlier available only on GD (SP) and higher trims but is now being used for the G and GD variants. Whereas, the Etios Liva gets two new trim levels above the GD variant, namely VD and VD (SP) adding equipments such...

Toyota Corolla Altis Facelift Unveiled

Toyota unveiled its new Corolla Altis in the Auto Expo 2014. The new Corolla Altis looks sharper than the already existing one in the market, gone are those curvey old shape. The nose of the car looks certainly aggressive with a broader front grill which is pulled back into the headlamps. The twin barrel headlamps are meaninglessly wide, yet look cool when it is on the car....

Volkswagen Group aiming High sales this year

The Volkswagen Group aims of selling 10 million cars this year, a goal taking place four years earlier than the main schedule. Martin Winterkorn, Group Chairman, revealed that their aim was already fulfilled in the financial year of 2013 where the Company sold more than 9.7 million vehicles, 40,000 more than the year 2012, raising their revenue by 2.2 per cent to €197...

Volkswagen price hike from 1st February

Volkswagen Polo and Vento sedan to raise its premium’s price by 2.7 percent from February 1st 2014, citing reasons of heavy input costs and the weak rupee. The Volkswagen Polo hatchback will be offered with airbags for the driver and front passenger as standard equipment promised the Company. Managing Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India pvt.ltd,...

Tata Nexon and Connectnext concepts to veil in Auto Expo 2014

The Nexon compact crossover concept by Tata Motor finally unveiled at the Auto Expo and based on X1 platform, new Tata Bolt, Zest and Nexon is sub-four-metre competitor to the upcoming Mahindra S101 and Ford EcoSport. While it’s a concept, Nexon of Tata plans for its future the design of this concept worked on by the team members of Tata in Turin, UK and India. Nexon...

NEW TATA NANO AUTOMATIC UNVIELED AT AUTO EXPO-2014

The Tata Nano Twist has come up with yet another improvised version called Tata Nano Automatic. This being the predecessor of other Nano models, comes with an added advantage of  open tailed gate and an automated manual transmission. The Tata motors have sweated it out since 2009 in making the open tailed gate which helps in providing a more spacious luggage area with...

SUV line-up’s addition in Skoda

Company sources recently revealed that four new SUVs are expected to be added in Skoda by next five years. Hyundai Santa Fe and Toyota now have its competitor Yeti by Skoda, a new big seven-seat SUV to be soon present in the market with a platform based on VW MQB. The Sales and Marketing, board member of Skoda, Werner Eichon confirmed that the SUVs betting is doing good in...

Spare parts stock increased by Fiat over dealers

  Spare parts stock are high for dealership across the country by Fiat Group Automobiles India (FGAIL). By increasing the stock the Company is believed to have more efficient customer service. This step was further taken after the Company received customer feedback about the spare parts availability, cutting its marketing bond with Tata Motor, the previous year. The...

Renault Koleos Launched at Rs 22.33 lakh

Koleos a premium SUV by Renault India has been recently launched with two new variant and overall change of the car.  With all-new glossy black grille up front look with chrome on it adding up larger and higher placed company emblem ad new five-spoke alloy wheels with some chrome strips on the side, the car gets a new look now. While, the previous version of Renault Koleos...

Nissan Sunny Facelift

Nissan was also one of the most visited space in the Auto Expo 2014, all the enthusiasts were going there only to see the GT-R. Alongside the GT-R they found more interesting aspects about the ongoing model Sunny. Nissan boldly showcased the face lifted Sunny, which almost looked like a Teana. There is a major changes which is made on the front of the car, the headlight just...

New Tata Aria Launched at Rs 9.95 lakh

Aria SUV has recently been launched by Tata Motors at Rs 9.95 lakh with base two-wheel-drive Pure LX variant and expected to go up with the price tag of Rs 14.74 lakh for the AWD Pride variant. This refreshed version has chiefly been worked on the side, clear lens tail-lamps and projector headlamps, while when talked about the initial work of the car; it is powered by the familiar...

New SsangYong Rexton RX6’s work on process

Rexton RX6 is a new variant of its Rexton SUV by SsangYong owned by Mahindra, with features like turbo-diesel motor, sourced from Mercedes and offered a five-speed manual transmission, powered by a 162bhp, 2.7-litre and five-cylinders. Rexton RX6 also adds features somewhat like RX7 with memory function, three presets for driver’s seat position and wing mirrors, automatic...

Limited edition of Maruti Swift Dzire LDiX Launched

Maruti recently launched a version of base diesel variant, Swift Dzire. Including special features like central locking, double-DIN stereo system with four speakers, power windows, body coloured wing mirrors with integrated turn indicators power windows and front fog lamps the Maruti Swift Dzire LDiX is priced at Rs 6.86 lakh. The carmakers though have special offers on 2013...

Indian Cars get Zero on Safety Tests

India’s best selling cars to be set on a test by NCAP, a body setting crash tests cars in Europe. Cars best manufactured by India like Maruti Suzuki Alto 800, Tata Nano, Ford Figo, Hyundai i10 and Volkswagen Polo were set on this test, placing a disadvantage at them with the entry level versions that lack airbags in them. Out of the two tests carried-the UN’s basic...

India sets a milestone for Toyota

India has reached a significant milestone with a Kochi dealership by selling a huge amount of manufacturer-an Etios sedan. Senior Vice President, N Raja, TKM stated that the sale of one millionth car in India marks a milestone for them. After the introduction of MPV/SUV segment in India Toyota is believed to be leading in the market in India added the President. Even after...

Ford working harder on affordable Cars

Since the 1990s Ford has been in India but still has to work harder to hold its position in the markets. Though Ford India is working deeply on EcoSport now, and is expecting to reach the peak the company has not neglected to look down at the bottom for development. Recently the company’s President, Nigel Harris stated that the company has been working and studying the...

Ford supplies key to reduce the waiting period of EcoSport

The EcoSport, Ford India’s compact SUV now resists for a longer period more than it was expected. Even after eight months now the company has been receiving some apparent supplier glitches. Recently, at the launch of the Ford Figo compact sedan in Delhi, the new head of Ford India stated, that, the third shift of the Chennai plant has been delayed for its launch due to...

Ford and Renault gets new head for India

Ford and Renault, the global carmakers now have new faces for top positions on their respective Indian operations. Vice President for sales and service, Ford Asia Pacific, Nigel Harris has been effectively appointed from the 1st of February 2014, taking over from Joginder Singh as a President for the Company, while Singh has been appointed as a Director of corporate strategy,...

Fiat 3 lakh cars and counting

The Ranjangaon plant in Pune, the 2014 Fiat Linea sedan sold 3, 00,000 cars in India. It is a joint venture with the Tata Motors which provides diesel engines and petrol engines to Maruti as well. The Ranjangaon plant has its annual capacity of producing around 1, 60, 00 cars and 3, 50,000 engines, which employs around 4,000 personnel and is spread over 200 acres. Tata Motors...

Discount on Cars this March

Carmakers’ putting high discount on several models since the financial year is coming to an end. If customers are looking for new four-wheeler model then time is has arrived to bump in with the special offers. Sedan’s Skoda Rapid with its facelift to soon take place has a discount of Rs 1.5 lakh on any version, with good value, reasonably well-built, quick and frugal,...

The good bye cars 2013-14

The leading automobile Companies, while were ditched by some models not resulting good sales there are models that have been in the market for a long period of time. Resulting on not so good sales even after some time few cars were bade farewell by their companies.

Skoda Fabia by Volkswagen Chakan Plant, 2009 was the first one to roll out even after offering sales...

Auto Expo 2014 to unveil Fiat Avventura

 Auto Expo 2014 all ready to facelift Fiat’s three new models but Fiat Avventura stands to be the most exciting model at the carmaker’s stand. While, the Auto Expo will have the debut for this model, here’s a glimpse of what would the model look like. Based on the same platform as Fiat Punto, the Avventura has features of bold cladding on the lower portion...

Auto Expo 2014 to introduce Maruti SX4 S-Cross and Ciaz concept

Auto Expo 2014 introduces Maruti Suzuki’s SX4 S-Cross, a compact crossover that’s a new built platform and is roughly similar to the size of Renault Duster and the other car shown was Suzuki Ciaz sedan concept that previews the future mid-sized sedan almost like the SX4 replacement which is expected to be sold in China and India- on the very first day. SX4 S-Cross...

Mahindra powers up XUV500 automatic

Sources have quoted that the Mahindra XUV500 Automatic is additionally possible to return with a rise in power to 170bhp, a considerable 30bhp hike from its current output. However, the manual Mahindra XUV500’s power won't be bumped up and has been capped at 140bhp as a result of the manual transmission, in its current type, isn't designed for additional power and torsion....

Lodgy a new MPV by Renault

Renault Lodgey was marketed by its absence in the Auto Expo 2014. Renault didn’t want disturb the publicity of facelifted Koleos and Fluence and hence, decided to leave the Lodgy out of its Auto Expo display. However, sources confirmed a green signal for the production of Renault Lodgy. The Production of Lodgy is scheduled to start by December this year in its manufacturing...

Jaguar to be assembled in India

A 2014 model of its flagship XJ sedan was displayed by Jaguar at the Auto Expo 2014 and declared that the car will be assembled in India. The Freelander2 and the XF Sedan is already being assembled in the JLR assembly line at TATA Motors Pune.  

The regionally assembled panther XJ sedan is anticipated to travel on sale by the mid of this year, though there's...

Hyundai Verna CX

Hyundai is activity bringing a replacement to Verna 110 trim to require on the fresh launched Honda town. Now, our sources have confirmed that the Hyundai Verna 110 is on sale and accessible in 2 engine choices. Dealers square measure promising deliveries of the new Verna 110 at intervals one month.  

The new Hyundai Verna 110 comes with options like a driver...

Ford is up with investment in crash testing

 Recently in 2014, the Ford Motor Co, decided to increase its expenditure on virtual crash test computing power by 50 percent. Faster than ever before, this technology of Ford invested in conducting virtual tests too with more data this time. Engineers from around the world, after certain simulation, went through tests like- rear, frontal and side impact also including...

Compact Sedans in demand

Car manufacturers are betting big on compact sedans and this is this was made obvious at the 2014 Auto Expo. Tata, Ford and Hyundai have shown their approaching compact sedans which will withstand the Maruti Swift Dzire, Honda Amaze and Tata Indigo eCS. This means, during a matter of simply a couple of days, the amount of models within the segment has grown to six.
Currently,...

Bullet proof Scorpio

With the elections developing, political campaigns across the country are on fully swing. aside from the regular crop of SUVs and MPVs that are used typically to traverse our difficult roads with a full load, there is another breed of cars that are focused  at the instant. The modified-for-security models for the assorted VIPs and VVIPs. Defence Land Systems, a part of...

17th Free car clinic by Hyundai

Hyundai Motor Asian country Ltd these days launched a nationwide Free car Care Clinic for its customers. The service camp are going to be control from February 28th to March 9th at over one thousand service shops within the country. The Free car care Clinic, currently in its 27th year, can supply a comprehensive 80-point check-up and an intensive examination of the engine,...

Mumbai to display Fiat Avventura and Abarth 500

Mumbai to showcase Fiat’s Punto-based, Avventura concept and Abarth at its Prabhadevi showroom from 20th-23rd March. Customers from Mumbai, who missed the Auto Expo show of these two cars, are lucky to have a close-up now. Fiat Avventura, a rugged version of the Punto, revealed at the Auto Expo, to improve its capability to deal with rough roads this version of Fiat has...

Maruti Dzire sedan suspected of neck fuel filler faults

Maruti, India’s biggest carmaker, has been initiated for a single largest auto recall where Maruti Swift Dzire models manufactured in 2013 and 2014, was identified of a faulty fuel neck filler. Out of the affected models manufactured, some are still in the showrooms and delears have been dued on replacement, declares the sources. Though the Maruti Company has not officially...

Ford in Demand

The introduction of Ford Fiesta in the market has incredibly increased its demand by 21 per cent. The scales of this quarter, America-based carmaker astonishingly rose from 7,499 vehicles to 11,805 vehicles rising up to a great level as compared to last year. The tally demand too rose up to 21 per cent showing the domestic sales of 6,356 units in March, whereas it was only...

Successful 15 years of Renault-Nissan Alliance

Formed in 1999 The Renault-Nisan Alliance invested approximately USD 5.4 billion percent for a 36.8 percent and went bankrupt. But today with the 15years of partnership, the companies went up from 4.8 million units to 8.3 million units moving to the peak of tiers of the global automakers. While Renault has 43.4 percent stake in Nissan today, Nissan on the other hand holds a...

Toyota Corolla Altis

The new Toyota Corolla Altis was unveiled by the Company’s new Managing Director Naomi Ishii at the auto expo in New Delhi. This is the eleventh-gen corolla globally. Corolla was one of the most sold Japanese cars worldwide, 1.4 crore units sold so far out of which 80,000 cars in India alone for the past 10 years. The new corolla Altis comes looks stunningly beautiful...

Tata Zest

Tata zest was first unveiled in Delhi Auto expo 2014, it is projected to be on the Indian roads by the mid of 2014. Zest is India’s first ever compact Sedan, which comes with automated manual transmission.  Zest is actually replacing the already aged Indigo, it looks sportier than Indigo with wide chrome framed black grill. Zest will be directly competing against...

Tata Xenon

It was a competitive weekend at Buddh                International circuit while Castrol Vecton won the T1 Prima truck Racing Championship. The Xenon Tuff Truck concept was showcased at Buddh International circuit post the race event. The Xenon Concept is jointly developed by Tata and its Australian...

Swift Range Extender

Soon you can see these Swift Range Extenders on the Indian Roads used by the government officials. Yes, Maruti has decided to supply these hybrid cars to the government as their pilot project. The number of cars projected to be supplied to the government is still an unanswered question. An official from Maruti Suzuki also said that there will be more details when the project...

Next Gen Ford Endeavour

This SUV was attracting almost everybody in the Bangkok motor show which happened early this year. When we encountered it a little more closely we realized that I was from Ford and was surprised to know that it was the next gen Endeavour.  The Ford Endeavour which is called as Everest outside India has been completely transformed. More or less looks like a bigger Eco-sport...

New Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai launched its all new Santa Fe at the 2014 auto Expo. The third generation Santa Fe becomes more aggressive and powerful both in terms of looks and performance. The first and second generation did not do that good in Indian market, Hyundai is hoping the best out of the facelift version now. Santa Fe is with various options like two and four wheel drive. The headlight...

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz

Maruti Suzuki unveils the Ciaz concept at the Indian Auto Expo 2014 in Delhi. Shortly this year-end SX4 is going to be replaced by this car, we haven’t got the real picture of this car yet. However a Team BHPian spotted a testing car on Indian roads earlier this year. Maruti has focused more on styling and sportiness exclusively for the young generation for Indian market....

Hyundai Xcent

On a Busy Monday evening in Hyderabad Hyundai Motor India Ltd launched its new compact family sedan Xcent. Xcent is based on the Grand i10 Hatch. Xcent will be a game changer for Hyundai as they have placed the car in the fast growing segment in India. Hyundai Xcent is launched in both petrol and diesel variants, and the price is also pretty impressive. Petrol Xcent starts...

Honda Mobilio

While all the car makers were busy in displaying their new cars in the Indian Auto Expo 2014, Honda was also busy in showcasing their all new Brio based MPV called Mobilio. Honda Mobilio comes with a seating arrangement of 2+3+3, this segment was something which Honda was lacking at. This car is powered by both petrol and diesel engine which is adopted from the Honda City,...

Hike in Price

It has been less than less than a month and a half that the government slashed excise duty on passenger cars in India. The government decided to cut on excise duty of passenger cars after seeing the automobile market sales steadily falling down. However now car makers like Renault, Maruti, Hyundai and Honda have decided to raise the price for their small and mid-range passenger...

Eitos Cross Unveiled

Etios Cross was one of the cars that was unveiled by Toyota in the 2014 Indian Auto expo which is projected to be launched in the month of May. A Hatchback based on Liva with a sporty body cladding. Etios cross will be competing with Volkswagen cross polo and Fiat Avventura, If the Etios Cross has to dominate the market then Toyota should price it below the cross polo. Price...

Datsun Go Unveiled

Datsun Go was unveiled in Auto Expo 2014 New Delhi, this is called as a budget friendly car because of its price. Datsun is another company owned by Nissan, and the Go is not any different from Nissan Micra. Datsun being a budget friendly car directly competes with Maruti Alto and Hyundai Eon, and it is said to be sold at 4 lakhs on road (approximately). As Datsun is trying...

Cruze get Minor Updates

Chevrolet Cruze has gone through various rounds of facelift and updates. The previous update on Cruze was not that major apart from the front grill redesigning and adding of two more airbags to its higher variants which happened in October 2013. This time the diesel rocket gets integrated turn mirrors on the outside rear view mirrors. Chevrolet has beautifully designed the...

Celerio to be manufactured in Thailand

After a good response for Maruti Suzuki Celerio in Indian Market now Suzuki has planned to launch it in Thailand. Suzuki will be starting the production of Celerio by the mid May 2014 in Thailand for its domestic market. Initially they had plans of manufacturing Celerio only in India and then exporting it to the European markets, just because Maruti Suzuki could not meet its...

Exclusive: Skoda to hike prices across range

Rupee devaluation prompts range-wide price increase. The effect of the rapidly declining value of the indian rupee, having already hit luxury carmakers, is now taking its cost on more popular producers. The first organization to cavern under pressure is Skoda india, and the organization is increasing the expenses of all its designs, from the Rapid to the Superb. The improve...

Force One new variants now on sale

Force Motors adds new trims and a base engine to the Force One SUV lineup. Force Motors has included new versions to the Force One SUV. A new Base version known as EX has been presented. It is operated by a 2596cc direct injection intercooled turbo diesel engine which also does responsibility on the Gurkha 4X4 SUV and is mated to a five-speed guide gear box. However, this...

Honda to step up Amaze production

Ford to add third shift at Higher Noida manufacturer to reduce Amaze waiting period. Honda s new sub-four-metre saloon, the Surprise, has been a runaway success since launch. So much so that the waiting period for the car currently appears at four to five months. To meet requirements and decrease the time customers have to hold out for, the carmaker has declared that it...

Audi A8 facelift spied in India

Refreshed Audi A8 luxury saloon seen examining here; predicted to release in india next year. We d revealed earlier about Audi preparing a renovation of its A8 saloon. The car is set for a expose at the Frankfurt motor show in September. India s top luxury carmaker has not lost any moment and now, the refreshed luxury saloon has been spotted testing in heavy disguise...

Ford, Maruti on a sales high

We take a look at the sales figures of some of the star performers for the month of july, 2013, such as the Ford EcoSport and Maruti Dzire. We may be in the middle of a sales slowdown, but there are still some celebrity artists that are providing in the numbers for their specific companies. Very good example, the Ford EcoSport. The carmaker has plenty of reason to enjoy...

Nissan to unveil Terrano on August 20

Nissan s Duster-based SUV, the Terrano, will be exposed on Aug 20. Nissan has formally verified that its Duster-based SUV, the Terrano, will be exposed in India on Aug 20. Car had previously exposed two blueprints of the SUV. Just like it had done with the Sunny name, with the Terrano, Nissan has resurrected the moniker, which it had given to an earlier-generation...

Nissan evaluating Qashqai SUV for India

Considers Rs 12-20 lakh segment better developed for SUVs; Sylphy saloon put on keep. Nissan s Partnership associate Renault has just famous a super-successful first year of the Duster in the  Indian industry, and we re just several weeks away from the expose of the new Nissan Terrano. But that is not where the SUV assault prevents. Nissan is allegedly making an effort...

MSIL earmarks 3500 crore as capital investment in 2014; gets more markets for export operations

Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL) has announced that it will infuse Rs 3500 Crore in 2014 as capital investment. Despite what has been a major slump for the auto industry, the Indo-Japanese automaker is currently on a major investment spree and is expanding its existing facilities as well as building a new one in Gujarat. Maruti Suzuki has also said that they had now been put in charge...

European spec Suzuki Alto test car running JK Vectras

Suzuki is all set to launch a replacement for the A-Star compact hatchback in 2015. The test car has been spotted on multiple occasions in Europe and this occasion seems no different.  However, in this set of spy shots, courtesy of Carscoops, we have spotted some different; while the first vehicle has been shod with Maxxis MA 307 tyres, the second test car on the flat...

Nissan is offering the Evalia for a special price of Rs 799 lakh

Nissan India has announced Evalia at the new special price of Rs 7.99 lakh – that is close to Rs one lakh less than the current price. only 900 odd cars sold in the last two quarters, the Nissan is under pressure as its rivals – the Enjoy and  Ertiga are generating about 2500 and 5000 bookings on a monthly basis. Nissan also plans to bring about design changes...

Honda India to increase the Amaze production to reduce waiting period

Honda will be increasing the production of  Amaze from November this year. It will be  starting third shift at its Greater Noida factory. The company hopes that it will be reducing its waiting period to 2-3 months from the current 4-5 months. Honda India hasn t decided on the number of cars produced in third shift but confirmed that the production shift may be...

Maruti Suzuki likely to venture into light commercial vehicle market

Maruti Suzuki will be entering   the light commercial vehicle (LCV) market by 2015, As per The Financial Express. The entry is expected to be kick-started by a mini pickup truck based on the Suzuki Carry, currently sold in South East Asian markets.The Suzuki Carry platform is presently shared by the Maruti Suzuki Eeco on the same rear wheel drive set up. Thus, the Carry...

Range Rover Evoque to get RS badging

Tata Motors owned JLR is planning to introduce an RS version of their highly successful Evoque crossover by the end of this year. This shows that the company s plans to introduce the Range Rover Sport RS by 2014.The beefed up mini SUV is expected to be powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine. The engine is most likely Ford sourced EcoBoost engine now powering the...

ARAI approves BS IV Ambassador engine

Hindustan Motors have received an approval from  ARAI for their new BS IV compliant diesel engine that will power the Ambassador. This essentially means that HM can now once again sell the Ambassador in the Indian metros.The Ambassador with BS IV engine is may  be introduced the next month, now that HM has a green signal from ARAI. The new engine will ensure that...

Tavera recall forces General Motors to fire top executive

Recent news about the recall of over 114000 Chevrolet Tavera units has rocked the GM boat. The company had taken action on the issue and has fired the vice president of global engine engineering along with ten other powertrain employees. The man under the hammer, Mr. Sam Winegarden was earlier part of the development of the Northstar V8 and V6 engines that currently powers...

Force Motors launches two new models of One SUV; base model priced at Rs 899 lakh

Force Motors has launched  the EX and SX variants of the One SUV at an event in Pune. The base model starts at Rs 8.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Prior to the launch Force had updated their official website with the prices and the feature lists for the new models.The EX variant gets the 2.6-litre, BSIII compliant, diesel engine that powers the Force Gurkha, and makes 82PS...

Mercedes-Benz launches 2014 E63 AMG in India for Rs 1.29 Crore

Mercedes-Benz has launched the 2014 E63AMG in India for Rs 1.29 Crore (ex-showroom Dehi). The car was officially unveiled on January 9 and has sporty overtones while sharing a basic design philosophy with its standard sibling, the 2014 E-Class that was launched for the Indian market last month. The 2014 E63 AMG gets a twin blade radiator grille, revised bumpers which now...

Maruti Suzuki SX4 and Toyota Corolla Altis to now benefit from three per cent excise cut

The Revenue Department has announced that the Maruti Suzuki SX4 and the Toyota Corolla Altis will now bear an excise duty of 27 per cent rather than the previously announced 30 per cent. The models were previously taxed based on the SUV bracket though they were technically sedan models.As part of the previous budget the government had announced three criteria to define SUVs;...

Fiat India to locally assemble or manufacture majority of line up by 2016

Fiat India has said that it will locally assemble or manufacture almost its entire line up by 2016. However, the exception to this plan will be the products with Chrysler and Abarth badges, both of which they have confirmed will arrive in the country via the CBU (Completely Built Unit). A report from the Hindu suggests that Fiat India will launch four new products next...

Exclusive: Skoda to hike prices across range

The effect of the plummeting value of the Indian rupee, having already hit luxury carmakers, is now taking its toll on more mainstream manufacturers. The first company to cave under pressure is Skoda India, and the company is raising the prices of all its models, from the Rapid to the Superb. The increase in cost of raw materials that s resulted from the skewed exchange...

Hindustan Ambassador BSIV coming this August

Hindustan Motors will soon roll out the Ambassador with a BSIV compliant engine. The BS IV Ambassador will be manufactured at HM s Uttarpara plant in Hoogly from August this year. The move opens the 17 major metro markets, especially Kolkata, for the new model. The sale of BS III cars has been banned in these markets since April 2010. According to HM, the BS IV Ambassador...

Fiat India to locally assemble or manufacture majority of line up by 2016

India has said that it will locally assemble or manufacture almost its entire line up by 2016. However, the exception to this plan will be the products with Chrysler and Abarth badges, both of which they have confirmed will arrive in the country via the CBU (Completely Built Unit). A report from the Hindu suggests that Fiat India will launch four new products next year...

Maruti SX4 and Toyota Corolla Altis get duty cuts

The government, in the Union Budget, had hiked excise duty on SUVs with engine capacity of over 1500cc, length of more than four metres and ground clearance of 170mm or above, from 27percent to 30 percent. In our market, cars like the Toyota Altis and Maruti SX4 also fall under these parameters and hence, suffered the excise duty hike as well. Now, the Central Board...

New Tata Motors Service initiative launched

In line with its recently launched Horizonext strategy, Tata has launched its ‘Tata Motors Service initiative, which the carmaker states will focus on enhancing customer satisfaction, especially in terms of after-sales service. The new services include a biometric and RFID-based real-time tracking system for all the vehicles in Tata s service bays. This will...

1,14,000 Chevrolet Taveras recalled

General Motors India (GMI) has announced the recall of the Chevrolet Tavera BS III, 2.5-litre variant as well as the BS IV 2.0-litre variant from model years 2005-2013. The recall is to address emissions and specification issues. The company said that 1,14,000 vehicles are affected and the rectification will be provided free of charge at the company s 280 dealerships. The...

Force one new variants now on sale

A new base variant called EX has been introduced. It is powered by a 2596cc direct injection intercooled turbo diesel engine which also does duty on the Gurkha 4X4 SUV and is mated to a five-speed manual gearbox. However, this motor is only BS III compliant and comes with only 2WD. The Force One EX is targeted towards the fleet and taxi market and comes with basic features...

Nissan Motor India signs pact with Ennore Port

Nissan Motor India has signed a 10-year agreement with Chennai s Encore Port to facilitate easier export of its cars. According to the new agreement, Nissan can enjoy concessions in wharf age charges, free parking space for the first 15 days and priority in handling of automobile units in the port.  The agreement is valid for a period of 10 years and will be cancelled...

Wagon R Stingray may launch during festive season

Maruti Suzuki will launch Wagon R Stingray in India in this October. The Stingray is being currently sold in Japan and in India it will slot in the existing Wagon R. The Stingray flaunt a more refined and stylish look as compared to its standard sibling and inherits several design cues from the concept showcased at this year's Tokyo motor show.  The most prominent...

New Range Rover will be launched in India by 2013 year end

The New Range Rover Sport will be in India Soon. It is much more sportier and the focus on its utility is much  higher. It is eight-speed automatic gearbox which is smooth, although it will sometime get caught out when you need a sudden burst acceleration. Range Rover has the supercharged engine which gives you feel of a near-super car pace, as it is capable of sending...

Rolls-Royce Wraith is Set for August 2014 Launch

Rolls-Royce Wraith is set for 2014 August launch in India.  The British automaker famous for the likes of the Phantom and Ghost, will launch its latest – the wraith: a car that promises the sense of adventure and speed. Rolls- Royce Wraith is luxury, refinement, quality and the most dynamic Rolls-Royce with the bold styling.  It is more polished, effortless...

New Hindustan motors to launch in 2014

Hindustan Ambassador will be re-launched in a new avatar and design next year in a bid to carry a rich legacy of monitoring to the next generation of drivers. It was recently declared the world's best taxi by BBC's Top Gear. It carried whole families all over the country more than 5 decades. The company confirmed that it will launch its new version of the car in next year....

Mahindra reduces prices of Quanto

Mahindra has announced discounts on its compact SUV, the Quanto. Mahindra Quanto is been facing a stiff competition from Ford EcoSport which is very well priced. Mahindra will offer Quanto at a discount of Rs 44,000. While there will not be any change in the ex-showroom prices but will include benefits such as free insurance (amounting over Rs.30, 000), government/corporate discount...

Force launches new Force One

Force motors had launched 4x4 version on the Force One which costs about Rs.8.99 lakhs(ex-showroom, Delhi). It has 2.2-litre engine which produces 82bhp of power and 230Nm of maximum torque. The seats are wrapped in fabric, multi-information display and all the three rows have air-conditioning. However it doesn't have alloy wheels, rear fog lamps. The new Force One 4X4...

Ashok Leyland supplies to Indian defence

Ashok Leyland is betting high as they are going to supply to Indian defence forces. With L&T , Ashok Leyland is also L1 in one tender with Super Stallion platform. The project is a long term and will be tested in 2017and the volumes are going to appear after 2020. The company will be depended on Stallion vehicle (200-300 HP) and later it will be developed in the bigger vehicle...

Polaris new dealership in Lucknow

Polaris which owns Polaris Industries which is the leader in off-road and All-Terrain vehicles has forayed in Uttar Pradesh inaugurated in Lucknow. It has dealers in all the major cities of India. This Lucknow branch is its 14th dealer. Uttar Pradesh has 4 metro cities in its state in India. It is the second largest state in India. All the terrain vehicles are creating...

Ford Eco Sport Gets 30,000 bookings

Ford indeed been shown to be in good news for the car maker. The actual EcoSport has been traveling off of the shelves and the reports tells us that 30,000 booking has been made. As described by one dealer, “The EcoSport offers a excellent benefit. It s accessible range of variety of vehicles like maruti swift dzire, honda amaze. It is a entry-level budget SUVs. People...

Audi S6 Launched in India

Audi launched its sedan S6 in India with a price of Rs.85.99 lakhs. The company's other models Audi R8, Audi S4 and Audi TT Coupe. Audi had a decent business in India. It sold about 9003 units in India in 2012 and is aiming to get 20 % higher in 2013. Audi wants India to be in top ten global markets by 2015. Its good sales in India is by the quality which it designed its...

Honda New Jazz

Honda Jazz will make comeback to mid-2014. Jazz is an incredible hatchback; which is best in its class. But went down by its price tag, and after cutting down the prices it didn t boost its sales that is the reason why Honda discontinued the Jazz.  But now Honda had corrected those mistakes by advancing its engines which is powered by  1.5 litre i- DTEC ‘Earth Dreams...

Datsun GO

Datsun was rolled 32 years ago in India and now it is making a comeback with the greater changes in the car and is named as Go.  By seeing its look it is excellent without a doubt the best in the small car segment.  It is well styled with a host of carefully sculpted lines from front to rear, muscular o the suitable areas. Design and style like a differentiators...

Mercedes- Benz E63 AMG

The Challenge of becoming the main auto maker in the luxury car segment of the Indian Automobile is becoming tougher by the day. All the three German auto makers are competing for the top spot, by strategics new ideas and implementing in the new launching vehicle. Leading the top spot is Mercedes Benz, who has a launched a variety of models . Mercedes is soon expected...

Skoda Fabia offering special packages

Skoda Fabia is set to come for four year maintenance only for selected models. The announcement was made by Skoda India. These maintenance offers are likely available for Rs.43027 in addition to Rs. 52665 with the Fabia 1.2 MPI in addition to Fabia 1.2 TDI, respectively.  Skoda India will implement these packages immediately, which will be valid for a period of...

XUV 500 to Lower the Cost

Obtain XUV500 SUV from Mahindra & Mahindra motors as the company has decided to reduce the ground clearance of the vehicle to get lower excise duty.  The ground clearance was 200mm for XUV and had now been reduced to 160mm so that it could get the government s benefit.The cost on the XUV500 will decrease from Rs 27,000 and Rs 33,000. This is to the reference as the...

Volkswagen offers benefits with EMI scheme

Volkswagen to give free insurance coverage, servicing agreement and guarantee after transaction of first EMI on Polo and Vento.Volkswagen is providing a restricted interval offer on the Polo and Vento. This offer allows customers acquire of car provide for , free insurance coverage, yearly servicing agreement and an guarantee with road side support for three years as soon...

Mahindra readies base W4 XUV500 variant

Sales of Mahindra's golden goose, the XUV500, are not what they used to be some months ago. The SUV popularly went off the racks and overshot Mahindra s manufacturing potential for the first few months after its release, and even after that handled to keep stable at approximately 3,500-4,500 designs monthly – a really amazing determine for such an costly SUV. However,...

Skoda launches Rapid leisure

Skoda has released a restricted version of the Rapid  called the Rapid Leisure.  Available on both the petrol  and the diesel engine-powered versions with the manual gear box and the automated gear box (petrol), the Rapid Leisure comes with a convenient screen that has routing system and also enhances up as a display for the treating camera. Additional equipment,...

Mahindra lowers XUV500 to ditch SUV tax

A greater ground clearance is one of the factors SUVs are so well-known in India. Even if you look previous the visual benefits a greater approval provides – a more instructing generating place and a more highly effective road existence – in addition, there's the point that it basically performs better on our generally dreadful roads. So when the govt declared...

Jaguar F-type launched

Jaguar has released the Porsche Boxster and 911-rivaling F-type sportscar in India. It is available in two versions, a revved-up V6 S version that places out 375bhp and a revved-up V8 S version that places out 488bhp.The V6 S is costing Rs 1.37 crore, while the V8 S is costing Rs 1.61 crore (ex-showroom, Mumbai).The front-engined, rear-drive sports car is depending on...

Google eyeing electric car market

The Internet massive could venture into possibilities with electric cars. Opportunities provided by energy source could sketch Google into the car industry later on, according to its CEO, Eric Schmidt. The company is already intensely involved in the automobile industry through its connection and driverless car tasks. But Schmidt a Amaze viewer at Lord  Drayson...

Nissan evaluating hot Micra Nismo for India

Nissan has been making an effort to brighten up its Micra product in India. The hatchback has not set the revenue maps on flame since its release truly and some of that had to do with the car's smooth design, which may have put men customers off. To fix this, the organization made sure it released the far more characterful facelifted edition here right after its worldwide...

Volvo readying Range Rover Evoque rival :

According to reviews, Volvo is preparing to release a lightweight SUV, known as XC40, depending on a unique system known as the SPA (Scaleable Platform Architecture) in about the next five years. The first item that will be combined off the new system is allegedly going to be the replace the XC90 next year. The tiniest design in accordance with the system will be the next-generation...

Toyota launched Innova Chrome Edition

Toyota represents selling of 4 lakh models of the Innova with Chrome kit costing Rs 31,000.The Toyota Innova has industryed 4, 00,000 models in India since its release in 2005 and to indicate the landmark, the carmaker has released a Chrome kit for the well-known MPV. The Chrome kit will be industryed as an equipment package and will be available at all Toyota dealerships...

All-new Honda Jazz in 2014

New Honda Jazz will be operated by 1.5-litre diesel fuel engine from the Amaze and a 1.2-litre petrol fuel engine. Greater regional material to keep expenses down.The new Honda Jazz, which will create its return to India sometime in mid-2014. The Jazz was always a great hatchback; actually, we ranked it as the best in its category. But it was let down by its cost tag,...

SKODA SUPERB FACELIFT REVEALED

Up-dates consist of modifications to the external and interior; anticipate it to be released here by the end of 2013.Skoda has exposed its modified Superb saloon, which functions modifications on the within and out. On the outside, the new Superb gets a new grill, logo, head- and fog-lights, bumpers, front side bumpers and bonnet. Skoda has also included bi-xenon front...

SKODA TO DISCONTINUE FABIA IN INDIA

Huge failures suffered by Fabia immediate Skoda to follow Honda Jazz way and close the lid on. No replacement planned.Skoda is all set to close the lid on on the Fabia and will quit promoting its only hatchback in the India market. However, Skoda will complete arranging Fabia packages before avoiding manufacturing and hence the Fabia will keep be marketed, probably until the...

BMW 1-Series MPV

BMW's new 1-series-based MPV may be revealed at Geneva motor show in 2015.BMW is operating on a 1-series-based mini-MPV. This new MPV will be a seven-seater edition of the future B-Class rivalling 1-series GT which is due for a international expose next season. The key variations from the standard-wheelbase edition, which was previewed as the BMW Concept Effective Tourer  at...

Limited Edition Swift RS By Maruti

Maruti has presented a special version Swift RS, which gets add-ons like body system design and a body system kit. The Swift RS s body system kit has a improved back and front bumper and a roof spoiler. It also gets black and blue body system design, along with dark rim contains. The side decorative mirrors come in red and there is even an lighted Swift symbol on...

GM India To Fix Engine Issues on Manufacturing Line by July

According to reviews, a shock examine by the Automobile Analysis Organization of Indian (ARAI) this 30 days led to the development of issues with the BS III diesel fuel engines in the Sail saloon and hatch out and the Tavera. While the 2.5-litre TSFI Tavera motor did not coordinate up to exhaust standards, the Fiat-sourced 1.3-litre common-rail diesel fuel motor in...

Hindustan Motors to Manufacture Isuzu Vehicles

Isuzu Motors India Private Limited has finalized an agreement with Hindustan Motors Limited (HML) for agreement production of Isuzu SUVs and vehicles in india. The elements for generating these automobiles will be brought in by Isuzu Motors from Thailand and constructed in HML s manufacturer at Thiruvallur, near Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Takashi Kikuchi, chief executive,...

Datsun Revealed the Sketch of Its First Model

Datsun has exposed sketches of its first model in 32 years that will make its world first appearance on This summer 15 in New Delhi. This first appearance also represents the come back of the Datsun product which Car is re-launching after it was axed in 1986.The first new-generation Datsun is a five-seater hatchback designed for marketplaces like Indian, Russian federation,...

Nissan Launched Micra Facelifted and Micra Active

Nissan has released a facelifted edition of its Micra hatchback these days. The revitalized Micra also comes with a new CVT automated gear box in this newest character moreover to the 5-speed stick shift. In inclusion to the renovation, the Japanese people carmaker has also released a low-cost edition of the Micra known as the Micra Active. Costs for the Micra Active...

Hyundai announces price hike

Hyundai has brought up the costs of all its designs marketed in Indian with immediate impact. Hyundai has declared a cost improve across all its designs with effect from Apr 1, 2013. Commenting on the cost improve, Rakesh Srivastava, second in command, advertising and marketing said, “The cost improve was required due to On Panel Analytic Conformity (OBDC) changes....

Ford to up the bet with new set up line India

Ford Vehicles Indian to up the bet with new set up line at Tapukara and concentrate on diesel petrol engine program. FordVehicles Indian is set to set up a new set up range at its Tapukara place in Rajasthan. The first Car will move out of the service with an yearly manufacturing potential of 120,000 designs in the first 50 percent of 2014. The Carmaker is also...

Toyota launches new base trim for Altis

New system J (S) cut is available in diesel and diesel petrol diesel guise. Up-dates only to the designs and no specialized changes Toyota has released a new platform cut for the Corolla Altis saloon. The new J (S) specifications will be available in both petrol and diesel petrol guise. Over and above the platform J diesel petrol version, the new J (S) will get...

Audi R8 V10 Plus launched

The Audi R8 V10 Plus gets more diesel and is costing Rs 2.05 crore (ex-showroom). Audi has released the R8 V10 Plus in Indian at a cost of Rs 2.05 crore (ex-showroom). The V10 Plus still has the same Lamborghini-sourced 5.2-litre V10 motor, but it is now updated to put out 542bhp and 55kgm of twisting and comes mated to a seven-speed S Tronic automated gear box....

Mahindra readying electric Verito

India's first genuine power saloon is scheduled to be released within a year. M&M also has programs of moving out power versions of the Gio and Maxximo. Following the release of the e2o electric Safarited Car, Mahindra & Mahindra is all set to release the electrical Safarited edition of its entry-level saloon, the Verito, within a year. It will be Safarited by Reva...

Hyundai HB20S not coming to India

Southern America-specific design based on a absolutely different system would be economically unviable to Carry to Indian. If you have seen pictures of Hyundai s HB20S saloon online, and believed it would create a welcome boost to the business's India line-up, do not keep your breathing. Hyundai has has no programs to Carry the HB20S to India. Both the HB20 hatchback...

Nissan to expand budget Car range

New price range Micra Classic to port in a section reduced than present Micra; first Datsun to move out by end 2013. Nissan is preparing an competitive assault on the price variety end of the India Car market with new versions of the Nissan Micra and the first appearance of the Datsun product with a lightweight hatchback (code: K2) this season.  As exposed by AutoCar...

Interview: Trevor Mann, executive vice president, Nissan Motor Company

Read our unique meeting with Trevor Mann, professional second in command, Nissan Motor Company. On Nissan products The Warm has done really well as far as we are involved, it has got a excellent business but the Micra has conducted a little less than I would have predicted it to. We ve got beneficial designs arriving up – a reVolkswagention of the Micra,...

Chevrolet Sail records 7,000 bookings

Since its release on Feb 1, 2013, the Toyota Sail saloon has documented in unwanted of 7,000 reservations. Chevrolet s Sail saloon is off to a nice beginning as the maker has documented over 7,000 reservations since the vehicle's release on Feb 1, 2013. The tepid reaction to the Chevrolet U-VA delayed last season has led Chevrolet to review its costs technique and...

Renault Scala limited edition launched

Renault's special version Scala Travelogue comes with included devices stages. It is available specifically on the RXZ diesel petrol at a cost of Rs 9.78,500. Renault has released a special edition form of the Scala saloon called the Scala Travelogue edition. This cut is available only on the RXZ diesel petrol specifications and will be for selling until May 31, 2013....

Volvo announces new brand ambassador

Jeev Milkha Singh will be Volvo's product ambassador in Indian. The organization will also be including dealerships across the nation, beginning with Bangalore. Volvo Indian these days declared that golf player Jeev Milkha Singh will be its product ambassador in Indian. The golf player will get an XC90 as a aspect of his organization with Volvo. He said “I am thrilled...

TVS and BMW join hands

To develop new sequence of sub-500cc motorbikes for worldwide marketplaces. Motorycle professional BMW Motorrad has linked up with India two-wheeler producer TVS to get into the industry here. BMW has implemented a slow but stable approach to the India two-wheeler industry, progressively creating inroads with reliable sales of their high-end, large potential motorbikes...

Maserati reveals new Ghibli

First formal images and information of Maserati's celebrity at the Shanghai engine display. The new Maserati Ghibli, shown here for initially before its formal introduction at the Shanghai engine display, is set to be one of the cornerstones of the French producers focus on of promoting 50,000 vehicles per season by 2015. It has been exposed in complete following a...

New finance programme from Mercedes

New plan to allow customization of EMI, assurance automobile's future value Mercedes-Benz India has presented Celebrity Speed, a finance program that will allow buyers to personalize their EMI plan for financial loan repayment. It will also guarantee upcoming value of the Car. Sidhartha Nair, md, Daimler Economical Services India Private Limited, said, “We...

Fiat targets 100 dealerships by 2014

Fiat looks to set up more than 100 dealerships in Indian by 2014. The French Carmaker is focused on Level I places for its store network Fiat Team Vehicles India is looking to improve its presence in the household industry and has declared the strategy it will follow here to reach its target of a one percent business by the end of the economical season. The organization,...

Mahindra teams up with Vodafone

The collaboration will allow e2o entrepreneurs to accessibility various features on the Reva via their mobile phones or pills. Mahindra Reva and United kingdom Organization Solutions have declared a Conceptl collaboration that will allow customers to accessibility and Safarite a variety of features on the Reva through an program on their mobile phones or pills. The program...

Honda Amaze launched

New Honda Amaze  saloon released with two motor options and four cut levels. Costs start at Rs 4.99 lakh for platform petrol version. Honda has released the much-awaited Amaze saloon in India. The Amaze is Honda s first sub-4-metre saloon. The big information is that Honda has presented an all-new 1.5-litre, Diesel engine in the Amaze, which shells out 98.6bhp....

new sub-four-metre Verito to be called Vibe

Mahindra looks to entice young customers with the new hatch out Mahindra & Mahindra has declared that the new sub-four-metre Verito, scheduled for release next 30 days, will be known as the Verito Feel.   The Verito Feel will be Safarited by M&M s 1.5-litre dCi diesel petrol motor and will come with design components that the Carmaker desires will...

Mahindra Verito Vibe uncovered

Mahindra's sub-four-metre Verito mixture gets exclusive rear-end design. These are the first undisguised images of Mahindra's sub-four-metre version of the Verito saloon, the Verito Feel. Instead of going for the 'chopped saloon' look like the Indigo eCS and Swift Dzire, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has given the Feel a two-box overall look. The back windshield...

Skoda launches driving safety campaign

Skoda provides driver services for IPL suits. Skoda Indian has presented its “If You Consume, We Drive” strategy for clients in Mumbai. The assistance allows Skoda entrepreneurs to acquire of staff on IPL coordinate days for ferrying between the location and their houses. The program is focused at increasing attention regarding secure and accountable generating. The...

Maruti launches Dzire Regal

To reverse the recently released Ford Amaze, Maruti has released the well-equipped Dzire Regal with up-dates to the decorations and outside In party of the Dzire s fifth birthday, Maruti has released the special version Dzire Regal. The new cut will only be available on the VXi petrol specifications and comes with up-dates to its decorations and outside, with no changes...

Volkswagen Vento Style launched

Volkswagen Vento Style comes with additional engine cut on the external and metal tires. Volkswagen has included a unique edition to its Vento line-up called the Vento Design. The Vento Design edition is available on both the petrol and diesel petrol editions of the Car in Trendline and Comfortline cut levels. The Vento Design edition comes with additional equipment...

Nissan Sunny automatic now on sale

Warm CVT's ARAI-tested gas mileage numbers stand at 17.97kpl Nissan has included an automated edition to the Warm line-up. The Warm automated is prepared with a Consistently Varying Transmitting (CVT) provided by Nissan known as the X-Tronic CVT. It is the same gear box that also does responsibility in the Renault Scala automated. The Warm CVT is available in the...

New Audi A3 saloon revealed

Audi A3 saloon to competing Mercedes CLA; four-wheel generate S3 version to adhere to in 2014 Audi has revealed the new A3 saloon. The A3 saloon rests below the A4 and will contest with the new Mercedes CLA saloon. A effective 296bhp Audi S3 edition of the new four-door will also be aspect of the international A3 line-up, seen here formally for initially before its...

Minis to be locally produced

BMW looks to create Minis more cost-effective, produce three versions in Chennai. The BMW Team has declared that the BMW place near Chennai will start generating the Small Countryman here, for the first time outside of European countries. The move comes hardly a year after the product made its access into the India market. Following a fall in requirement for top...

Maruti Swift Dzire and Ertiga bag 2013 India Design Mark award

The court for the Indian Style Mark, has been started in collaboration with the Asia Institution of Style Marketing (JDP) Maruti Suzuki has declared that its Swift Dzire saloon and Ertiga MPV have been granted the Indian Style Mark: Good Style Prize. This award understands manufacturers and the items designed as being well designed, efficient, providing true value...

Detroit Electric to showcase SP:01 electric sports Car

All-electric SP:01 functions four-speed guide gear box, stated 250kph top speed Detroit Diesel, enhanced in 2008 by former CEO of the Lotus Technological features Team Jordan Lam, has revealed its first development, the all-electric SP:01 activities Car. It will make its first community trip at the Shanghai engine display. It's in accordance with the Lotus Elise system,...

VW Taigun set for launch in India

VW's Taigun SUV likely to be released in 2016. It will come with new-generation diesel petrol engine and a 1.0-litre, three cyndrical tube turbo-petrol VW s Taigun is likely to be the first Car on the Up system (codename: PQ12) to come to India. The Taigun Concept, depending on a expanded edition of the VW Up s NSF (New Little Family) system, created its first appearance...

Audi plots future line-up expansion

The Carmaker could look at developing on its SUV line-up with the inclusion of a huge new high-class design above the Q7, likely to be badged the Q8. Audi is looking to considerably increase its SUV line-up, and a huge new high-class design above the Audi Q7 could top the variety. It is likely to be badged the Q8 and resources recommend that it would merge a Range Rover...

AutoCar Asian Car of the Year 2013 winner announced

The BMW 3-series requires house the famous AutoCar Oriental Car of the Season Prize 2013. The BMW 3-series has won the famous AutoCar Oriental Car of the Season Prize 2013. A complete of 59 vehicles were originally elevated to your shortlist, and then simplified down to six vehicles. The champion is made the decision by two associates from each version of AutoCar released...

BMW launches 7-series facelift

BMW 7-series reVolkswagention comes with modified devices. BMW s 7-series has always been a powerful competitor in the high-class saloon section. However, the present style does have certain disadvantages and the In german massive has resolved these problems with the newest character, which is released these days. The new Car gets improved detail on the nasal area,...

Global premiere of Datsun brand in India on July 15

Carlos Ghosn to officially release Datsun product in Indian. First Datsun design to hit streets by mid-2014 Car is all set to restore the Datsun product after 32 years to marketplaces like India, Russian federation, Philippines and Southern African-american. The world elite of the new Datsun name plate will be at the Empire of Goals in New Delhi on This summer 15....

VW working on a 10-speed DSG gearbox

A 10-speed DSG gear box is among the technological features being designed by Volkswagen, the company's manager shows A 10-speed dual-clutch automated gear box is being designed by the Volkswagen Team. Discussing at the Vienna Engine Symposium, VW Team primary Martin Winterkorn also verified that a high-performance diesel diesel motor that will create 134bhp per 1,000...

Volkswagen launches Polo GT TSI

New Polo GT gets 1.2 TSI motor excellent for 103bhp and is mated to a seven-speed DSG transmission; no guide 'box choice. Volkswagen has released the Polo GT with a 1.2-litre TSI petrol engine. VW has cost the Car at Rs 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The 1.2-litre TSI engine gets a effective mixture of immediate hypodermic injection and turbocharging, leading to...

Land Rover celebrates 65th anniversary

The organization will enjoy its 65th birthday with a variety of client activities throught Indian via its 'Land Rover Experience' program. Land Rover Indian has declared that it will enjoy its 65th birthday with the release of its ‘Land Rover Experience program, such as customer events throughout Indian. The first event will start on May 3 in Amby Area, Lonavala,...

Audi races past BMW to number one spot

Audi is the new pioneer with regards to high-class Car sales numbers in Indian. It marketed 9350 models compared to BMW's 8471 models for the Apr '12 - Apr '13 period. The suspense behind the losing January-March 2013 high-class Car product sales figures - and the pioneer panel - is lastly over. There is a new pioneer in the India market – Audi.   While the...

Chevrolet Enjoy MPV launched

Chevrolet's first MPV for Indian is available in both petrol and diesel petrol guise. Costs variety from Rs 5.49 lakh to Rs 7.99 lakh. Toyota has released the Enjoy MPV. The Enjoy is Chevrolet s first providing in the MPV section in Indian. The Car is available in both petrol and diesel petrol guise and comes in three cuts. The diesel petrol motor is a 1.3-litre device...

Ford Ecosport India model range leaked

EcoSport to come in four versions. The new 1.0-litre EcoBoost motor will only be available on the top-of-the-line Titanium cut The new Ecosport will be available in four cuts and three engine options. The platform Car will be known as Ambiente, with the Pattern, Titanium and Titanium Optionally available leading off the range. The engine will include a 1.5-litre petrol,...

M&M may modify some SUVs to duck duty

M&M may decrease floor approval on some SUVs to goose extra 3 % excise responsibility Mahindra & Mahindra may consider changing some of its products due to the 3 % extra excise responsibility enforced on SUVs here. After the Partnership Price range 2013-14, SUVs that have an motor of 1500cc or above, a lowest floor approval of 170mm and a duration of 4...

Honda revises Brio line-up, adds new top-end trim

The new top-spec VX cut for the Brio has a motorist's seat size modify and a back windows defogger. We were the first to crack the information of Honda s programs to present a new top-end cut for the Brio, and the Carmaker has just released a new VX cut available in both guide and automated guise. The improvements, available on the S, V and VX cuts, consist of a driving...

Land Rover launches limited edition Defender

To mark its 65th birthday, Land Rover has released a special edition form of the Defender called the LXV. Land Rover has released a special version Defender, known as the LXV, to enjoy its 65th birthday.  The Defender LXV (65 in Roman numerals) is based on the 90” Hard Top design. Its 2.2-litre diesel petrol engine and six-speed guide gear box are straight...

Audi A6 special edition unveiled

Unique A6 comes with capabilities and is costing Rs 46.33 lakh for the Top quality Plus 2.0 TDI version. Audi has revealed the A6 unique to enjoy the selling of 6000 A6's in the nation. The unique is a mixture of current functions and some new ones to give the A6 an A8 like experience in the back burner. This top of the line A6 functions keyless go, four-zone heating...

BMW M5 facelift images leaked

The present M5 has been for selling only since 2011, and so perhaps it's not amazing that the features  recognizes very little changes. The modified M5 will come with a grill that has been improved to integrate bigger straight panels, as on the M6, and the front lights will get simple up-dates as well. Inside, the M5 will get the same leader as in the M6, with small...

Mercedes presents A-class Pulse Nights

Mercedes' 'Pulse Nights' gives you the opportunity to clarify the new A-class for an whole season Mercedes-Benz will variety 36 ‘Pulse Nights over a interval of five several weeks, distribute across four places in organization with MTV. The concept behind these ‘Pulse Nights , according to Mercedes, is to take an image of yourself during the Beat Evening...

VW CrossPolo spied in India

After releasing the Polo GT TSI, VW is now preparing another version of the Polo, the strong CrossPolo. We ve got our arms on the images of Volkswagen s CrossPolo examining on the Mumbai-Gujarat street.The hatchback off-roader, with its strong off-road kit, beats any frequent hatch out with regards to looks. The drive size has been improved by around 15mm and a dense,...

Mercedes GL-class launched

New 255bhp GL comes with a 3.0-litre diesel petrol motor; costing Rs 77.5 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Mercedes-Benz has released the new GL-class. Initially, the new GL-class will be brought in as absolutely designed models. CKD set up will begin in Sept. The design released here is the GL 350 CDI Safarited by a 2987cc turbo-General railroad diesel petrol engine which...

BMW reveals 5-series facelift

New 5-series comes with refreshed styling and more engine options Following the release of the modified 7-series lately, BMW has now exposed features for small sized 5-series brother. The facelifted 5-series gets design up-dates in the form of included shape collections around the renal grill, modified air intake in advance side, included engine encompasses for...

New name for next Freelander from Land Rover

Next Land Rover Freelander will join the extended-Discovery close relatives. The all-new Land Rover Freelander will become a member of an prolonged Development close relatives, according to sources in the organization. The new Car, depending on a expanded Evoque system, is expected to be released late next year. The Freelander logo, first seen in 1997, will be decreased. rLandthe organization...

Chevrolet to hike prices across line-up

Increasing transport expenses and diesel petrol expenses make Toyota improve expenses of its whole line-up by upto 1.5 percent. Chevrolet has announced that it will improve the expenses of its whole line-up with impact from the first weeks time of July. The improve in expenses is to counter the increasing transport expenses owing to increasing diesel petrol expenses. P Balendran,...

Nissan Micra, Sunny recalled

Over 22,000 Nissan Micra and Warm designs created at Chennai place to have stopping mechanism parts replaced. As part of a international remember work out, Nissan Engine Indian has released a remember for 22,188 designs of its Micra and Warm designs created at its Oragadam, Chennai place to substitute the expert stopping mechanism cyndrical tube in these automobiles,...

Toyota issues Corolla Altis recall

Toyota recalls close to a thousand diesel Corolla Altis' owing to a probable driveshaft problem. Toyota has remembered near to a million diesel petrol Corolla Altis s created between Aug 3, 2012 and Feb, 2013.  The organization statements that there could be a possible issue with the driveshaft and that it has only been seen in a “few cases”. Toyota,...

Mahindra First Choice ties up with changemytyrecom

Mahindra First Choice ties up with changemytyre.com to provide tyre fitment services. Mahindra s multi-brand class sequence, First Choice, has linked up with changemytyre.com to provide tire fitting services to clients who purchase their car tyres from changemytyre.com. The website already has 100 fitting centers across 45 places, and with this tie up, Mahindra First...

Mercedes A-class launched

Mercedes has launched the new A-class in India with petrol and diesel engine options. Petrol Sport trim comes for Rs 22.73 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai). Mercedes-Benz has released the A-class hatchback in India. The A 180 (codename W176) is being provided with a 122bhp 1.6-litre petrol engine and a 2.2-litre diesel  engine good for 109bhp. Both Motors deliver power...

New 2014 BMW X5 revealed

Third-generation BMW X5 clearly emphasizes on efficiency and functionality. The new third-generation BMW X5 will be marketed with a 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel diesel engine in some marketplaces and optionally available rear-wheel generate in a shift that endows the SUV with better diesel performance. The new BMW X5 has its organized public first appearance at the...

Brabus reveals latest high-performance SUV

Brabus' latest high-performance SUV, based on the Porsche-Benz GL63 AMG, gets uprated power, a new bodykit and interior revisions. Mercedes receiver Brabus has exposed its newest high-performance SUV. The Brabus B63-620 Widestar is in accordance with the Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG, but recognizes diesel enhanced further, and body-work prolonged 80mm to make a broader position. The GL63...

New Skoda Octavia vRS revealed

Third-generation Octavia vRS will be offered with both punchy diesel and petrol Motors. The new third-generation Skoda Octavia vRS is the quickest manufacturing Octavia in record. Offered worldwide with high-performance diesel and petrol engine in saloon and estate body system designs, it is able of 0-100kph in 6.8sec and a top speed of 248kph in its strongest petrol-powered...

Chevrolet working on compact Enjoy

Sub-four-metre Chevrolet Enjoy MPV expected in 2015. Could be almost Rs 40,000 cheaper. GM India is considered to be creating a sub-four-metre edition of its lately released MPV, the Enjoy. The smaller edition of the Enjoy will be priced even less expensive as it will get the benefit of a low cost of excise responsibility that is provided to vehicles less than four...

All-new 2014 Toyota Corolla revealed

Toyota has launched the first images of the all-new 2014 Corolla. Much like with last seasons Camry, the new Corolla will have two different looks to serve different marketplaces, and both editions have been proven. Both editions features competitive design and Superb details and lend hints from the Corolla Furia Concept car presented at the Detroit engine show in Jan,...

New 2014 Hyundai i20 spied in India

Hyundai is preparing the next creation i20 for a release in Indian market. The car will have an all-new system and will be much larger than the present i20. In conditions of style, the new i20 will get an progress of its fluidic style statue, and the present automobile's 1.2-litre petrol and 1.4-litre diesel petrol engine are required to be taken over. Next generation...

BMW teases 1-series for India

The German carmaker BMW has began advertising its future 1-series here. The current-generation style has been for selling in worldwide marketplaces since Sept 2011. The 1-series is the tiniest and most cost-effective BMW currently, and will be placed to take on companies the Mercedes-Benz A-class, which is why the organization recognizes great prospective for...

BMW organizes X Drive event at Delhi

BMW Indian organized its xDrive opearting event at the DLF Emporio Shopping center in Delhi over the last few days to show the capabilities of its X variety of SUVs. A little course was designed within the mall substance and involved an ‘X slam and a number of connection humps, along with a line-up of BMW X3s, X5s and X6s. Negotiating the ‘X slam...

Porsche Launches Cayman S in India

Porsche has released the Cayman S in India. Powering the sports car is a 3.4-litre motor that places out 321bhp and 37.7kgm of twisting. energy is sent to the rear-wheels via a seven-speed PDK transmitting. It gets from 0-100kph in 5.38 a few moments and goes on to a stated top speed of 281kph.19-inch tyres are conventional.The cabin gets remodeled decorations and a 7-inch...

Lamborghini launches limited edition Gallardo for India

To enjoy its Fiftieth birthday, Lamborghini has released a unique Gallardo LP550-2 for India which comes with a price tag of Rs 3.06 crore (ex-showroom, Maharashtra). This LP550-2 is automatically the same with some minimal visual improvements.In true Lamborghini style, this India version sports Aranico Borealis, Bianco Monocerus and Ecologico Ithaca (translated as orange,...

Tata unveils Nano emax CNG

Nano emax gets a 32-litre CNG tank with a claimed petrol efficiency of 36km/kg. As a aspect of its new releases, Tata has also declared a CNG version of the New ipod nano known as the New Nano emax. On the outside, the only way to differentiate the CNG version from frequent Nano is an ‘emax logo on the back hatch out. The show car presented whole body design...

Tata launches body kits for the Nano

The Nano gets customisation kits to enhance its appeal. In a bid to focus on the city youngsters, Tata has released four customization packages for the New Nano to provide it a clean look and attraction. Tata calling  these packages are available only on the CX and LX cuts, and the present Nanos can be fixed with these packages as well. There are no changes...

Nissan launches its Student Brand Manager programme

Nissan launches the fourth season of its Student Brand Manager programme Nissan Indian has released it all season of its Student Product Administrator program for control learners across 30 places in Indian. The company desires to get over 4,000 records, which will eventually be simplified down to 30 chosen applicants. The big draw for the members will be that the champion...

The return of Datsun

Nissan is bringing budget brand Datsun to take on Maruti and Hyundai.After over three years, Nissan is all set to restore the Datsun item to marketplaces like India, European federation, Philippines and Southern African-American. The new Datsun name plate will be was released at the Empire of Goals in New Delhi on This summer 15. Carlos Ghosn, the international CEO of Renault-Nissan,...

Renault-Nissan unveils General Module Family

Renault-Nissan plans New module-based vehicle architecture to be used in 14 new cars.The Renault-Nissan partnership will use a new Typical Component Close relatives program to underpin 14 designs, with more extensive use designed by 2020. The new technological advancement structure will be used on 11 Renault automobiles such as alternatives for the Espace, Picturesque and Laguna....

Audi Q3 Sport coming soon

Audi to launch a low cost variant of the Q3 to take on the A-class and 1-series. Will be priced around Rs 25 lakh. Over the last few several weeks, Mercedes-Benz and BMW have been in the focus for presenting India customers to magnificent, high-end hatchbacks. While Mercedes has the first-mover benefits with the A-class, BMW is predicted to release its 1-series hatchback...

Jaguar F-Type launching on July 8

Jaguar will bring its new F-Type in two variants. Prices expected to start in the range of Rs 1.3-1.5 crore Jaguar is preparing to release its new start top sportscar, the F-Type, here on This summer 8. Currently the toasted bread of the sportscar globe, the thin new F-Type has taken the creativity of car fans with its combination of ‘feline looks and its guarantee...

Mercedes E-class facelift launched

Mercedes-Benz has released the facelifted 2013 E-class in India.The new E-class (codename W212) gets a rejuvenated style with this mid-life upgrade. The most apparent modify is with the headlamps that are now wrapped in only one streaming lens with LED components for the low ray and day time operating lights. Mercedes is also providing the E-class with the choice of complete...

Renault India Launched Revised Koleos

The renewed Koleos has been revealed recently at the Buenos Aires International Motor Show. The changes to the Koleos has the gaping maw of a grille, bathed in chrome, is now trimmed around the edges to make the front fascia look sharper and two, the Renault lozenge has grown in size, sitting pretty at the car's nose. You get new dual-tone alloy wheels, and there's a new...

Maruti Suzuki launches Ritz Limited Edition

A limited edition trim of its flagship hatchback Ritz, called the @buzZ.  The limited edition has been offered with 12 additional features which are availabale with all the variants of Ritz at an additional cost of Rs 10,000-12,000, depending upon the variant.The limited edition @buzz is an attractive offer, customers can avail so many additional features by just paying...

Ford announced the official launch date of the Ecosport

Ford EcoSport will be launched on June 26. The Compact SUV prices are still unidentified and will be exposed on release day. Prebooking is available at Ford stores at the price of 50000 INR.The EcoSport will be available in 10 versions and three engine options: a 1.0-litre petrol EcoBoost plus the 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engines which powered Fiesta as well. While the...

Alto 800 Vxi Variant by Maruti Suzuki

The renewed Koleos has been revealed recently at the Buenos Aires International Motor Show. The changes to the Koleos has the gaping maw of a grille, bathed in chrome, is now trimmed around the edges to make the front fascia look sharper and two, the Renault lozenge has grown in size, sitting pretty at the car's nose. You get new dual-tone alloy wheels, and there's a new...

Renault launches Attractive base Variant of Scala diesel

Renault given a option of six versions, two petrols, two diesels and two automatics. diesel Scala had a option for the mid-spec RxL cut. Providing it with a nice assisting of chrome finish and a light upgrade to provide us the Renault Scala. Includes a driver-side airbag, ABS with EBD and BA, a music, back AC ports and anti-pinch energy windows complete, apart from providing...

Fiat reveals 500L MPW

The 5-seater 500L has been expanded to provide us the 7-seater 500L Residing. Fiat's large hatchback 500L has just expanded larger. The 500L Residing will be offered with two petrol engines - a 95PS 1.4 16v and a 105PS 0.9 TwinAir Turbocompresseur, as well as two turbo-diesels - a 105PS 1.6 MultiJet II and an 85PS 1.3 MultiJet II, the latter also with an automated gearbox.The...

Tata Motors reveals 8 New Models

Tata Motors is all set to launch a businees plan called ‘HorizonNext to boost up its sales According to Tata Motors, this strategy is to improve products to match the best in the segment, the focus will be on technology and also improving existing technology and fine-tuning it to function better. Improvement also includes in ergonomics, interior quality and features....

International Engine Awards of the year 2013

The International Engine awards is held at Stuttgart Engine Expo, around the world 87 motoring journalists are comprised in the jury. These award honours the best engine innovation of the past 12 months.The Fords Ecoboost 1.0 litre engine was awarded International Engine of the Year in the engine category sub-1.0-litre. The Ecoboost 1.0 litre Engine is one of the trims...

The much awaited Ecosport bookings are open now

The ford has officially opened the bookings for Ecosport since the launch date is still disclosed and is likely to be the end of the june. The dealers are taking bookings at the price of INR 50,000. Seems to be the Ecosport delivery date is likely to be increased due to its demand, so rush to your nearest dealer if you re planning to get the Ecosport.  The Ecosport...

Maruti is all set to launch Ertiga CNG

Maruti has launched Ertiga CNG which is India's first CNG-equipped MPV. The Ertiga CNG is available in couple of trims i.e LXi and VXi. The LXi variant comes with a price of Rs 6.52 lakh, and the VXi variant costs Rs 7.30 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)The interiors of the Ertiga CNG are unchanged, and the company claims a fuel efficiency of 22.8km/kg. The Ertiga CNG bookings...

Volvo India has launched the V40 Cross Country

The Volvo V40 is available in only one variant It s a 2.0-litre five cylinder common-rail turbo diesel engine It reaches 0-100kph in 8.6 sec which emits 148bhp and 35.7 kgm of torque. A  fixed panoramic sunroof, A/C with clean air filter technology, cruise control, leather seating surfaces with heated and power front seats with memory settings for the driver. The...

MapmyIndia Navigation to both Tata Indica Vista D90 and Manza

Tata Motors and MapmyIndia (Satellite Navigation) has now entered into a collaboration with which the  VistaD90 ZX+ and Manza models are boosted with sat-nav device as a standard feature. Satellite navigation systems are of extensive help in finding locations by saving fuel and time and also journey will be more comfortable and safer. Buyers of Tata...

Honda raised the prices of Amaze and CR-V

The Japanese car maker has hiked the price of Amaze and CR-V; Initially the Amaze was launched in April at a basic starting price for petrol of INR 4.99 Lakhs and 5.99 lakhs for base Diesel variant. The price hike can vary from city to city as it is calculated after taxes. The new Amaze depending on the variant in Chennai and Hyderabad going up by as much as Rs 7,900....

Maruti has launched a limited edition trim of the Ertiga called Ertiga Feliz

In celebration of the MPV s (Ertiga) first anniversary, Maruti Suzuki has launched a limited edition trim called the Ertiga Feliz.Ertiga Feliz comes with the same engine options carry over unchanged. Feliz has exclusives such as silver-finish front grille, fog lamps and wing mirrors, body graphics, a rear spoiler, beige steering wheel cover and seat covers, a reverse parking...

Mahindra has launched the new H-series Xylo

The new H-series Xylo, is powered by the company's mHawk engine. H-series is available in three trims – H4, H8 and H9 The H4 trim comes with ABS, the H8 adds dual airbags, while the top-spec H9 trim gets Mahindra s voice command technology (VCT), cruise control, digital drive assist system, extra stability technology suspension and reverse parking assist. Pravin...

A limited edition version of the Classic saloon is launched by Ford

 The Classic CLXi limited edition is priced at Rs 7.74 lakh for the diesel and Rs 6.72 lakh for the petrol (ex-showroom, Mumbai). The limited edition is based on the CLXi variant which now gets additional equipment that was earlier found in the higher variants. Exclusive features include fog lamps, 14-inch alloy wheels, a chrome-finished grille...

Mercedes benz A-Class has received 400+ bookings in short time

On May 30 Mercedes benz India Launched the A-Class hatchback, and till date it has received 400+ bookings. Indian car buyers who once considered luxury to be directly related to sedans and lately to SUVs only this change in approach of the luxury hatchback indicates, More and more youngsters have the means to afford higher-end cars. And when they have a chance to buy a...

Toyota plans to introduce Camry Hybrid in this august

Toyota Camry Hybrid is going to be packed with the same 2.5 liter petrol engine, assisted by an electric motor of 640 volt. An electronic continuously variable transmission is mated to the engine. 146 BHP is shelled out from the 2.5 liter petrol engine and a peak torque of 187 Nm, an additional 140 PS of power and 270 Nm of torque is powered by the motor. In merging they manage...

Nissan revealed the sketch of Terrano (Duster based SUV)

Nissan has officially revealed the Terrano (Duster based) the entry-level SUV sketch. Terrano will be the fourth Nissan manufactured, within a few months Nissan to launch the Terrano and with the same option of 104PS petrol and 85 and 110PS diesel engines along with the four-wheel drive option from the Duster donor.“I am delighted to reveal both the name and the very...
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