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Ford to re-entered Sri Lankan market with Figo

After the Tata Nano, Ford Figo will be the next car India will export to Sri Lanka. The American automaker will sell the Figo, through its exclusive dealer Future Automobiles. Ford says the demand for cars, similar to other South East Asian countries, will rise in Sri Lanka. It sells the Ranger, Everest (Endeavour), Focus and Fiesta exported …

Cars to carry fuel efficiency labels by March 2012

With rising fuel costs, the eternal question posed by the cost-conscious Indian buyer – Kitna deti hai? Will be answered more definitely as the Bureau of Energy Efficiency has almost finalized fuel efficiency labelling rules, which will become mandatory by March, 2012. Car buyers now will soon be able to compare models based on government certified fuel efficiency …

Maruti Suzuki Plans to setup plant in Gujarat

India’s top car maker, Maruti Suzuki, is considering to build a seventh factory in the western state of Gujarat with a production capacity of one million units, local media reported on Wednesday. Senior management of Maruti Suzuki met with the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday and expressed interest to set up a manufacturing plant in the state …

2011 Mahinda Bolero Special Edition MUV Launched

  All the manufacturers seem to have been gripped by ‘Special Edition’ fever. Now Mahindra & Mahindra has launched a Special Edition Bolero with some rather interesting features (and some usual ‘special edition’ features too). The Bolero actually outsells the Scorpio 2 to 1 every single month and that speaks volumes about the ruggedness of this Mahindra product, which …

Harley Davidson not to hike CKD models prices

US cult bike maker Harley Davidson today said it will not hike prices of its two models to be assembled in India despite an increase in import duty for completely knocked down (CKD) parts. The company, which is setting up an assembly unit at Bawal in Haryana, said it is evaluating options in the wake of the new …

HM to revamp Amby

The quintessential Ambassador is set to get its most radical makeover in the six decades of its history. The oldest face of Indian automobiles, which carries the legacy of the British Raj on its wheels, will undergo a complete change—from structural design to aerodynamics to aesthetics. The car’s manufacturer, Hindustan Motors, is hoping that a new-look Amby will …

Spied – Mahindra Reva NXR

Mahindra has been working extensively on its next generation electric vehicle, the NXR. The new car will address all the problems that the earlier Reva (or the G-Wiz) had, like cramped interiors, low range and less top speed. Introduced to the world at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2001, the car will be launched in 2012. Followed by …

Delhi Cops replace Ambassador with SX4

Delhi Police has decided to refresh their ride, now on, Delhi Police Official will get a Maruti SX4 from Maruti Suzuki rather than a Hindustan Motors classic Ambassador which has been serving Govt. and police officials for years now ! The main reason behind going for this decision is Ambassador is low on mileage, high on maintenance and not as quick considering the modern cars. …