Month: April 2011

Spied – Renault Koleos in Pune

Renault’s latest Compact SUV will enter the Indian Markets soon. Thanks to Abhishek Chaudhary, a member NDTV Car and Bike Facebook page, we are able to bring you some spy shots of Renault Koleos caught in Pune. Though the image reveals nothing about the car or its features, it indicates the launch isn’t far away. The paint finish is …

Truck driver bags Volvo Award

Volvo Trucks, on Monday, announced that an Indian Volvo Tipper driver has won the Volvo Asia Fuelwatch Competition. Gosula Venkata Suresh from KPCL, Andhra Pradesh, achieved the highest fuel efficiency at the competition conducted in a stone quarry in Sweden on April 14, 2011 and was adjudged the winner.  Fuelwatch is conducted by Volvo Trucks to bring out …

Audi A7 to Launch on 11th May

As we reported earlier, Audi will launch the A7 Sportsback in India on 11th of May, 2011. The Audi will be launching the new Audi A7 in both petrol and diesel variants including the 3.0 TFSI Quattro Petrol features a 2995cc engine which produces 300 PS of power at 5250-6500 RPM and 440 Nm of torque at 2900-4500 …

Mahindra Maxximo Minivan Launched

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) have launched the Maxximo Mini Van in India. The Van based on the Maxximo pick up platform will be the people’s mover from Mahindra’s stable. The Maxximo Minivan comes with the company’s advanced 909cc, C2 CRDe diesel engine that generates 25Hp of power at 3600rpm and 55Nm of torque at 2200-2400rpm that returns 18kmpl. It is matted with a 4-speed …

2011 Hyundai Verna RB Teaser Video

2011 Hyundai Verna has recently launched the teaser video with all the new Verna’s fluidic design commercial at the ongoing IPL games. The company has plans to launch in 4 engine options(2 Petrol engines & 2 Diesel engines)  and 2 transmissions. The new Verna is expected to be a segment changer when launched on 11th May. 2011 Hyundai Verna …

Spied – Compact Swift Dzire

AutocarIndia published a spy pic of the sub-4 meter Dzire based on the 2011 Swift platform. The car was caught testing in Gurgoan. Maruti Suzuki India will launch the new Swift Dzire with a shorter boot then the current model  which helps the car to qualify for the lower excise duty and the price could be lowered by …

Mercedes Cars to get Costlier from May

For those who just thought the Mercedes-Benz is out of your budget, strike a few more models out. The luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz India has clearly voiced out that it will increase prices of all of its models effective from 1st May, 2011. Due to rising input costs and impact of adverse currency fluctuations. With BMW already out …

Mitsubishi finally brings in the Pajero BS4!

HM-Mitsubishi has quietly launched the BS4 compliant Pajero. The company has decreased the power of the SUV to make it comply with stricter emission norms. The 2.8 liter IDI Turbo Diesel engine now produces 108 Bhp and 260 Nm, a full 10 Bhp and 32 Nm lower than the older version. The price will however remain the same …

Spied – Skoda Rapid Sedan

Skoda Rapid (Skoda Fabia Sedan) which has been making waves all day yesterday was caught somewhere near the Skoda factory at Aurangabad by the folks at VelocitiMag. The car which is heavily disguised looks pretty similar in profile to the erstwhile Skoda Octavia. Skoda is all set to reveal its VW Vento challenger, called the Rapid by the end …