Tag: passenger

Pastout – Discontinued Tata Sierra

In a way Tata, the cynics were right. In 1991, Telco had launched the Tata Sierra and the Estate the next year. Its first shot at the passenger car segment was fraught with problems as both products reeked of Telco’s truck ethos. The crude and flawed ‘bridge products’, the transitional products between trucks and cars, severally dented the …

Official – Force One SUV launch on 19th August

Force Motors has confirmed the launch of the new Force One SUV on the 19th of August, 2011, thus making the already packed August a very busy month indeed with new car launches happening left, right and centre. Force Motors has already enlisted its dealers across India. The Force One SUV will be sold by 18 dealers initially …

Force Motors SUV to be called “One”

Force has unveiled its new SUV called the Force “One” and has confirmed that the SUV will be launched within a month’s time Force Motors has also revealed a new logo for its passenger vehicle division. The passenger vehicle division is operational from today, while the launch of the Force One is about three-six weeks away. Dealerships will …

2011 Premier Rio Facelifted by this October

Premier made a re-entry in the passenger car market in India during end of 2009 and now Premier Auto LTD (PAL) is considering launching a new facelifted version of the Rio mini SUV by October, 2011. The new Facelifted Rio gets bigger headlights which look similar to the Fiesta classic, new taillights, re-designed front and rear bumper, rear …

Force Motors to launch 2 new vehicles soon

Commercial vehicle manufacturer Force Motors will soon spawn two new vehicles, a passenger van and a new Gurkha 4×4 SUV. New Passenger van – For long, the Tempo Traveler has been Force Motors’ staple offering that is both comfortable as well as reliable due to the Daimler OM series Diesel engine under the hood. Force Motors will launch …

WagonR sales cross 1-mn units mark in 12 years

Despite the burgeoning passenger car market and competition, the country’s largest carmaker and the leader with nearly half the sales in passenger car segment, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL) has announced that its tallboy WagonR has crossed the milestone of 10 lakh unit’s sales mark since its launch in 1999. WagonR is the fourth model from the company’s …

Tata Launches New Magic Iris and Ace Zip

Tata Motors on Tuesday launched its four-wheeler small passenger carrier–Magic IRIS and 600-kg smart micro truck–Ace Zip, priced at Rs 1.95-lakh and Rs 1.90-lakh (ex-showroom Thane near Mumbai), respectively. The company’s magic IRIS is a 3-4-seater, small passenger carrier and is a better substitute for passenger- carrying three wheelers. “Magic IRIS is a better alternative to the auto …

Spied – Premier Rio Facelifted

Premier made a re-entry in the passenger car market in India during end of 2009 and now Premier Auto LTD (PAL) is considering launching a new facelifted version of the Rio mini SUV. Well Premier’s Facelifted Rio was caught testing in Pune near the company’s plant in Pimpri by Oncars.in. The new Facelifted Rio gets bigger wrapped around headlights which look …

Spied – Mahindra Maxximo passenger van

CarWale recently spotted a car on the Mumbai-Pune expressway,which looked more so like any of the Tata passenger vehicles which do their rounds here. But when we took a closer look at it, there were two things that got us thinking. The first being the strong character line on the door of the car which extends right to …