Month: October 2016

Mercedes-Benz GLA 220 d 4MATIC ‘Activity Edition’ gets AWD setup

India’s largest luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz India launched an all-new GLA 220 d 4MATIC ‘Activity Edition’, thus introducing the much awaited 4MATIC four-wheel drivetrain in the GLA, for the first time in the Indian market. The addition of the GLA 220 d 4MATIC Activity Edition further bolsters Mercedes-Benz’s versatile and comprehensive SUV portfolio. The launch of the GLA …

India’s first indigenous Zero-Emission Electric Bus – Ashok Leyland Circuit

Indian commercial vehicle maker, Ashok Leyland unveiled India’s first indigenously designed and engineered electric bus called ‘Ashok Leyland Circuit’. This zero emission vehicle is developed in India, for India and by Indians. The Ashok Leyland Circuit is a 100 per cent electric bus and leaves zero emissions upon operation. It is powered by Lithium-ion batteries, although the final …

SPIED: 2018 Hyundai Sonata facelift almost nude in Dubai

It has been two years since the current seventh generation Hyundai Sonata surfaced, although unveiled at 2014 Auto Expo was not launched here in India. Now the 2018 Sonata facelift is due soon! The 2018 Hyundai Sonata has been spotted out in the streets of Dubai, barely disguised by our spy photographers. The prototype seen here certainly appears …

India-bound Hyundai Creta facelift teased in Brazil again

The India-bound Hyundai Creta facelift has been teased once again ahead of its Sao Paulo International Motor Show debut on November 10, with a pre-production prototype covered with black canvas. The refreshed SUV will arrive at Brazilian showrooms in 2017, however the India launch is likely to happen only in late 2017. The mid-cycle refresh features a wider …

SPIED: Tata Xenon XT pickup facelift with automatic gearbox

A long-rumoured Tata Xenon XT pickup with automatic transmission was spotted in Indian streets, alongside a Ford Ranger, used for benchmarking purposes. The presence of the Ford Ranger indicates the couple of Xenon prototypes to be of the export variant, probably to Australia. In August-2015, Mr. Darren Bowler, former Managing Director, Fusion Automotive (Australian distributor for Tata Motors) …

Maruti Vitara Brezza now customisable with ‘iCreate’

India’s largest car maker, Maruti Suzuki has introduced a new customisation feature for its customers, called ‘iCreate’. It is first-of-its-kind being introduced in India. This unique personalization program is specially launched for Maruti Vitara Brezza buyers. Having noted that their buyer of Vitara Brezza spends average of Rs.10,500 on modifications at dealer level, while spends around Rs.24,000 on …