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Hyundai Absorbs Some GST Cess Hike Costs, Spares Some Variants Of Cars Like New Verna and Creta

Hyundai’s recently launched Verna is yet another runaway hit for the Korean carmaker in India. There were fears that the Verna train might be slowed down by the government’s recent decision to hike cess on the GST charged on most passenger cars and SUVs. At the launch of the new Hyundai Verna, the company had promised a price protection for the first 20,000 customers ... Read More »

Mahindra confirms new Ssangyong Rexton launch in 2018

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has confirmed that it will be launching the all-new G4 Ssangyong Rexton in the Indian market in the second half of 2018. At the global unveil of the all-new Rexton at the Seoul motor show in April, the carmaker announced it was seriously evaluating the feasibility of the new Rexton in India from a cost perspective. ... Read More »

Honda’s Vision for Electric Cars Puts a Futuristic Spin on an Old Civic

Honda introduced the Urban Ev concept Tuesday at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The automaker plans to produce a production version of this car to sell in the European market by 2019. Courtesy of Honda Honda’s vision for the future, which it showed off at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show on Tuesday, is electric with a hint of the 1970s first generation Civic. ... Read More »

Polish new car registrations jump 16.4% in August

Registrations in August were down 5.7 percent from July. Samar said institutional clients were the driving force behind the year-on-year growth in registrations last month. WARSAW: New car registrations in Poland jumped 16.4 percent last month from a year earlier, data showed on Tuesday, helped by corporate purchases as a strong economy enabled companies to spend more. Registrations of cars, vans and ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz Reveals The 2018 S-Class Coupe And Cabriolet

Mercedes-Benz has revealed the 2018 S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet and we see visual tweaks made to both cars. It was just last month, that the company showcased the updated S-Class and so this move doesn’t really come as a surprise. Beside the updates to the exterior and cabin, Mercedes-Benz has also made changes to the engines and that’s a big ... Read More »

New car sales in UK fall for fifth straight month

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10 Per Cent Cess Hike On Larger Cars & SUVs: Ten Things To Know

The new Goods and Services Tax regime had seen a realignment of taxation in the passenger car space to 28 per cent GST. However different segments of vehicles also attracted an additional cess – 1 per cent for small petrol cars / 3 per cent for small diesel cars (under 4 metres in length and certain engine capacity), and 15 ... Read More »

BENTLEY’S NEW CONTINENTAL GT WRAPS CLASSY STYLE AROUND SWANKY TECH

WHENEVER IT’S TIME to redesign a classic, automakers, especially those in the luxury business, must tackle a tricky problem. They know buyers will want the latest tech, but they want it in a package that stays true to the heritage into which they’re buying. It’s a quandary that demands a light touch, and where “less is more” may be the best advice. ... Read More »

Jaguar F-Type SVR Introduced In India At ₹ 2.48 Crore

British carmaker Jaguar has recently revealed the price of its most potent model in India – the Jaguar F-Type SVR. Available in both, coupe and convertible models, the new Jaguar F-Type SVR priced at ₹ 2.48 crore and 2.62 crore (ex-showroom India) respectively. Already known for its amazing looks and excellent performance, the SVR package only takes things a notch ... Read More »

2018 Renault Duster Unveiled Ahead Of Frankfurt Debut Next Month

Bringing an end to the speculations, spy shots that have been doing rounds on the internet, Renault has revealed the new generation Dacia Duster (Renault Dusterin India) in images online. The all-new compact SUV will be making its public debut with much fanfare at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show on September 12, while sales are expected to commence in Europe ... Read More »