Month: December 2013

Hyundai Santro replacement under consideration?

Hyundai Motor Company entered the Indian automobile market in 1996, the Hyundai brand was almost unknown throughout India. At the time, Maruti was the market leader with no competition. In September-1998, when Hyundai introduced Santro in India, it became a runaway success and second largest car manufacturer in India (even today). Since the launch in 1998, the Santro …

TVS Motor Company won Best VLSI/ Embedded Design award

TVS Motor Company has been awarded the Best VLSI/ Embedded Design in the fourth edition of the Silicon India – Mentors Graphics Leadership Awards for the Embedded/VLSI Industry 2013. These awards recognize the contribution of various companies/individuals in driving the semiconductor industry. The best in the VLSI/embedded software industry were honored at a function held in Bangalore. Vinay Harne, President …

Renault India opens fourth authorized dealer outlet in Bangalore at J. P. Nagar

Renault India Pvt. Ltd., India’s fastest growing car company, further expanded its sales network today with the inauguration of Renault J. P. Nagar in Bangalore. With this, Renault dealerships in the garden city have reached to four. The state-of-the-art showroom is spread across 5,000 sq. ft. for customers to choose from Renault’s complete product range. Renault J.P. Nagar …

Toyota India’s first ever exclusive express service facility inaugurated in New Delhi

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. recently launched its first ever Toyota Express Service (TES) outlet in India during an inauguration at Galaxy Toyota, Rama Road in New Delhi. TES is designed to offer the renowned Toyota standard of high quality service to its customers in a very short time. TES would exclusively accommodate the well known Express Maintenance …

Nissan India up to 4% price hike from January-2014

Nissan recently announced price increase across the range of vehicles on-sale in India to minimize the impact of rupee depreciation and escalating input costs. The price increase ranging from 2% to 4%, will be effective from January 2014. The price increase will impact the purchase price of its premium hatchback Micra, sporty Micra Active, mid-sized sedan Sunny, MPV Evalia …

Hyundai Motor India announce price hike: Blames depreciation of Rupee

Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s largest passenger car exporter and second largest car manufacturer announced the price increase across all its models.   Commenting on the price hike, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. Vice President, Sales and Marketing said –  “In these adverse market conditions there is continuous increase in input costs on account of rupee depreciation …

2014 Kawasaki Z1000 and Ninja 1000 India

The wait is finally over, Kawasaki has launched two new litre-class bikes in India – Z1000 and the Ninja 1000. Both the bikes will be imported in India via CBU route, and the company has priced both the bikes at Rs. 12.5 lakh (ex-showroom, Pune). With the addition on 2 new bikes, Kawasaki’s India line-up has increased the …