Tag: Pune

Spied – Tata Safari Merlin dropped camouflage

Tata motors much awaited SUV, known as the ‘Merlin’ now looks production ready and prepared for a launch just before this festive season. Thanks to Rishi Bhagat of Auto Adrenaline group on Facebook spotted at a Tata dealership, we finally have a first ever snapshot of how the Merlin will look from behind, without any camouflage. The Tata …

Spied – Tata Xenon XT LHD in Pune

What you see here are scoop shots of the left drive version on the Tata Xenon XT caught testing around Pune by Motorbeam reader Suraj S. Desai. In India prices of the Xenon XT start at almost Rs 7.8 lakh for the 2WD version and Rs 8.8 lakh for the 4WD model (Ex-showroom,  price). Tata Motors exports the …

VW India rolls-out 100,000th car from Chakan plant

Volkswagen India recently rolls-out 100,000th car from its manufacturing plant in Chakan, Pune. The production of the 100,000th car has taken the German automaker 2 years from the start of production in May 2009. The 100,000th car to roll out was a Volkswagen Vento from the final check point at the plant. Just five months after, Volkswagen rolled …

Skoda Rapid To Attend Frankfurt Motor Show

Ever wondered why the Skoda Rapid is being spotted oh so often? Well the company is testing the car in a hurry to ensure it is completely ready for production before September. Skoda has confirmed the display of the Rapid at the Frankfurt Motor Show and the launch would happen by the end of this year. “This is …

Spied – Volkswagen Golf in Pune

Volkswagen Golf spotted without a single piece of camouflage by Sumeet Jaroliya and posted the pictures on Car & Bike Show by NDTV on Facebook page. Sumeet spotted theses cars in near Aundh in Pune. Now as Motorbeam reports Volkswagen won’t be launching the Golf in India any time soon and the only reason these cars are doing the rounds …

Chevrolet Diesel Beat further delayed

GM India has postponed the launch of the diesel engine Beat to July.  It was supposed to be launched this month, which itself was a postponement from the original date. According sources, the car will be ready for launch in the first week of July and could very well become one of the cheapest diesel cars on sale …

Spied – Force Motors SUV testing in Pune

Anything-on-Wheels spotted the upcoming Force Motors SUV again at Pune. The test mule was heavily camouflaged but still, the shape of the vehicle clearly resembles the Guangdong Foday Explorer III as speculated earlier. Force Motors is expected to announce the official launch date very soon. The current Foday Explorer sold in China is as big as the Ford Endeavour SUV sold …

Spied – HM Ambassador Pick-Up Truck in Pune

Spy photos of the upcoming Hindustan Motors (HM) Ambassador based Light commercial Vehicle have been doing the rounds at the roads of Pune for ARAI testing and HM may soon launch the LCV within the next few months. Now, thanks to the zalaps of Teambhp, we have a spy shot of the HM Ambassador Pick-up truck. The front …

Spied – Skoda Rapid in outskirts of Pune again

Overdrive.in spotted the Skoda Rapid, the Fabia based sedan caught during testing at outskirts of Pune. Codenamed VW SK251, the new C-segment challenger could be Skoda’s reasonably priced sedan. Overdrive reports that the Skoda Rapid is expected to unveil the vehicle during the 2012 edition of Auto Expo and sales could begin in March 2012. The Rapid will …