Month: September 2011

Mahindra XUV500 complete details out!

When I saw the XUV500 for the first time in Ooty wrapped with heavy camouflage, I thought it’s a Mitsubishi Outlander facelift moving closer to it I realized its Mahindra’s upcoming world SUV. But unfortunately I was unable to take the spyshots of a speeding vehicle in Nilgris Ghat, Ooty twice. Again I missed the spyshots in Mangalore …

Tata Motors launches Grande Dicor

BA readers know we already brought you the spyshots of Tata Grande, now the company has launched the refreshed version of the Grande. Tata has dropped the Sumo name and Mark2 badges making the name smaller and sweeter – ‘Grande’. The ‘Sumo’ brand from Tata Motors has been in India since a very long time. The Sumo was …

Skoda unveiled its small car ‘Citigo’

Skoda recently released its own version of the new Volkswagen Up! Known as the Skoda Citigo, the new model will be launched in the Czech market in late 2011. It will later be available in the UK and rest of Europe starting summer 2012. The car should make it to India late 2012 to early 2013, if Skoda …

Mahindra launched XUV500 (World SUV)

The most anticipated car from the Mahindra stable has just taken the wraps off, the new XUV500, its most important SUV since the Scorpio. Designed to appeal to Indian as well as global SUV buyers, this thoroughly modern SUV is the first Indian off-roader to be built around a car-like monocoque chassis. The design is very forward looking …

Hyundai India launches Santa Fe with Automatic Transmission @ Rs. 24.36 lakhs

Hyundai India has launched the automatic transmission equipped variant of its SUV Hyundai Santa Fe in India. The four-wheel-drive Santa Fe, powered by a 2.2-litre CRDi engine, is now coupled to a six-speed automatic transmission and also gets additional features like a push-start button and a smart key. The CRDi engine develops max power of 194bhp at 4000rpm …

Volkswagen showcases Polo R-Line at Frankfurt Motor Show

Here’s one of the Volkswagen’s Frankfurt exhibits –Volkswagen Polo R-Line, not a exactly true Volkswagen R car, but kitted up to give it a spicier look. Some inspiration for taken from current and future owners of the Polo perhaps? The R-Line package includes 16 inch Mallory design alloy wheels, a high gloss black radiator grille with R-Line badgeing, …