One of India's older automobile manufacturer Premier Auto recently launched its latest small SUV Rio in India. Now the company is planning to introduce its diesel van Sigma in the Indian market that will have an upgraded engine and improved suspension. It will also introduce its 1.5 tonne light commercial vehicle Roadstar in...
Anyone familiar with Porsche 's options catalog knows that a nearly endless list of custom extras is available for the automaker's entire model range. However, Porsche is now offering something extra special for customers of its new four-door sedan. Dubbed the Porsche Panamera personalization program – try saying that three times fast – the PPPP incorporates styling and...
Many hybrid cars and SUVs are developed for sale in a specific country or perhaps two.  Mitsubishi is looking to change this pattern with a new hybrid SUV slated for availability in 2013. The plug-in hybrid SUV is, to this point, unnamed. However, the company says it will carry the MiEV brand name. According to...
Micromax W900 running Windows Mobile 6.1 and the phone reminds us of the Nokia 5800 for sure. Since the phone runs on WinMo you get MS office and related goodies.  And the best feature of the phone is that the W900 comes with Local Maps courtesy of MapmyIndia which even partnered with Motorola recently. This is the...
Mercedes Benz recently launched a new version of its E-Class range at New Delhi. The E Class Cabriolet is priced at Rs 64.5 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The E-Class Cabriolet joins as the seventh offering within the E-Class range sold in the Indian market which includes the E Class Saloon and Coupe variants. The E...
The French auto giant Renault is expected to hit the Indian car scene once again with the launch of two of its vehicles in the country somewhere in the year 2011. The vehicle ready to set the Indian roads on fire are Fluence  sedan and Koleos Crossover SUV. After what has happened to Logan...
The global armoured vehicle market is a big one. It is estimated to be something around 15,000 units annually but when it comes to India the products do not have many takers. Cars like Mercedes S guard are still unused by Indian honchos who need that kind of security. But Tata Motors owned British supercar maker Jaguar-Land Rover has...
Ever since Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 was born, it had its mission cut out and by no means less tough; upholding the style and attitude of Lamborghini's 12-cylinder cars but be more livable in everyday use. It has turned out to be one successful strategy, as there's been no shortage of takers who rightly hanker for...
One look at the all new Santa Fe SUV and it is difficult to digest that this is a Hyundai. While I am not saying that Hyundai makes bad looking cars, but looking at its current Indian portfolio only the i20 makes a pretty case for itself. The Santa Fe then is sure to...
Honda dusted off concept versions of the ninth generation Civic Coupe and Sedan at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show and the automaker says that along with mildly updated exteriors, both vehicles will wear improved interiors compared to the current-generation Civic. Judging from the history of Honda concepts, there's a good chance that the production versions...