Auto Shows

Lexus teases refreshed NX for Shanghai auto show

As much as we like to think we’re the center of the universe, plenty of automakers reserve new vehicle announcements for auto shows beyond the US and Europe. Case in point, Lexus. It will introduce a refreshed version of the NX crossover at Auto Shanghai 2017. A refresh typically takes place halfway through a vehicle’s lifecycle, and the changes are ... Read More »

Toyota rolls into its new hometown via the DFW Auto Show

When automaker Toyota shows off its new 2018 Camry at the DFW Auto Show this week, it will debut as a member of the home team. Toyota, which is in the final phases of constructing a mammoth campus in Plano for its North American headquarters, already has about 1,600 workers in North Texas, just under half of the estimated 2017 year-end ... Read More »

2018 Buick Enclave teased ahead of 2017 New York auto show

Teaser for 2018 Buick Enclave debuting at 2017 New York auto show The Enclave is the vehicle that kicked off Buick’s renaissance 10 years ago, and despite its age sales are still brimming. It’s a vehicle General Motors can’t afford to muck up, so it will be interesting to see what the automaker has in store for the Enclave’s redesign. ... Read More »

2017 Geneva Auto Show: Fast Cars and Diamond Dust

STANDING AT THE TOP of the escalator between the two floors of Palexpo Hall 7, amid the crashing thunder and carbon-fiber lightning of the 87th Geneva International Motor Show, all I could see were bubbles, bubbles everywhere: delicate, iridescent, aching to pop. The biggest is floating just across the ocean. The U.S. car market—upon whose riches these splendid European luxury ... Read More »

The hottest new vehicles we’ve seen so far at the Geneva auto show

The Geneva International Motor Show kicks off this week and automakers are unveiling a host of new vehicles, from supercars for the super-rich to concept vehicles by boutique car designers to high-volume vehicles for the masses. After two days of media previews the show will be open to the public from March 9-19. Here are some of the hottest vehicles we ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Sees Sharp Decline In Sales In December 2016

Maruti Suzuki India Limited today announced that it has sold a total of 117,908 units in December 2016. This includes 106,414 units in domestic market and 11,494 units of exports. The Company had sold a total of 119,149 units in December 2015. This is a sharp dip in sales and the downslide continues. The company recorded a 20 percent dip ... Read More »

Volkswagen Tiguan Caught Testing In India Sans Camouflage

First showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo, the long-awaited Volkswagen Tiguan is all set to be launched in India next year. In fact, just a couple of months back Volkswagen imported the Tiguan SUV to India for testing and now the SUV has been spotted near Pune sans camouflage. The model coming to India might not be a direct rival ... Read More »

Top Ten Car Launches Of 2016

What a busy, engaging and even tumultuous year 2016 has been. We have already recognized the truly best with our annual awards programme. But now it is my turn to tell you my pick for the year’s top ten launches in the car market.1. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Without a doubt the veritable trump card once again has been played ... Read More »

10,000 Balenos To Come Out Of Maruti Suzuki’s New Gujarat Plant

The Maruti Suzuki Baleno is one of the hottest selling cars from the Indian carmakers’ stable. Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) expects to receive around 10,000 units of its premium hatchback Baleno this fiscal from the upcoming Gujarat plant of its parent Suzuki company. The plant will start production in the beginning of 2017. The Hansalpur-based facility in Gujarat is Suzuki ... Read More »

Lexus Cars To Be Launched In India In March 2017; More Details Revealed

We’ve already told you all there is to about brand Lexus coming to India. In fact we gave you an exclusive story too, telling you about the cars that are making their way here as also the strategy the company will adopt as regards India. We’ve already told you about the RX450 and the ES coming to India and we’ve ... Read More »