We’ve been hearing about Jaguar’s upcoming BMW 3-Series competitor but apparently the British, Indian-owned automaker has no plans to stop there. According to AutoExpress, Jaguar is also looking at a premium hatchback that will go head-to-head with the likes of the BMW 1-Series and the Audi A3. Apparently Adrian Hallmark, Jaguar’s global brand directory, has already talked about...
After successfully launching their first made for India sedan, Toyota Motors are now facing customers who want to cancel their Etios bookings. Etios sedan was launched in India on the 1st December 2010, Toyota Motors started accepted advance bookings from the same day. By paying a fully refundable Rs 50,000, as token towards their booking...
Maruti Suzuki has launched its Limited Edition of Maruti Ritz called the Dazzle. Maruti Suzuki Dazzle will host a list of features including inside and outside the car which make the car look different. The marketing slogan of the campaign says “Turning Roads Into Ramps!” Maruti Suzuki Dazzle limited edition comes in both petrol and diesel engines with fully loaded...
Suzuki has run into a technical problem with its crossover Suzuki SX4 and SUV Grand Vitara sold in the USA markets. Suzuki has discovered a problem with the timing chain pulley in the engine of these cars. This pulley is reported to have malfunctioned in Grand Vitara SUVs sold between 2009 to 2011 and SX4 sold between...
Mahindra has quietly launched the passenger variant of the 0.5-liter diesel engine-powered mini-truck ‘ Gio’, in Bihar (Ex-showroom price, Rs. 1.95 lakh). Mahindra claims the 4-wheeler Gio passenger cab will return a mileage of 30 km/litre. Aimed at the commercial segment, the Gio passenger cab will target share-auto operators for short-distance commuters. The Gio passenger...
Ducati India will be opening a dealership in Bangalore by April. Located at Lavelle road, the new Ducati dealership will display the complete range of Ducati bikes (16 models) including the 848, Monster, Hypermotard, Diavel and Multistrada. The Ducati range starts at Rs. 7.95 lakhs for the Monster to Rs. 20.45 lakhs for the Multistradsa MTS 1200T.
Audi is on a roll in 2011 with Audi A8 already launched and Audi Q5 2.0 TDi launch slated for March 2011 and reinforcing the brand’s marketing is the new dealership in Delhi at Mathura Road which certainly will promise a better connection with new buyers. The brand is giving cut throat competition to BMW and Mercedes-Benz and with important launches scheduled one after the other...
Mahindra has begun talking on a celebration edition for Xylo to mark its second anniversary of this successful Multi Utility Vehicle (MUV). They sent out an email containing the following image and inviting fans on the official Facebook page to prompt guesses. The Xylo’s sales evolution hasn’t exceeded expectations, but the company is optimistic about...
Tata is busy evolving its Tata Nano series with Tata Nano CNG variant on the cards and now news is coming that the major has announced of rolling out the much speculated Tata Nano Diesel by the year 2012. Shane Tedjarati, president & CEO, China & India, of Honeywell which has developed the new age engines for Nano, has said that the...