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New car launches see a decline in sales in May

Maruti Suzuki launches new sedan “Dzire” in New Delhi, on May 16, 2017. Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS Key highlights: Passenger vehicle sales rise by 8.6% in May 2017 Dzire sees a 44% decline in sales in May Tata Hexa launched in January too a decline of 40.1% in sales The month of May saw passenger vehicle sales rise by 8.6% in ... Read More »

Debt fears over new car deals that only need a £300 deposit: Concerns controversial plans have helped fuel borrowing binge

Fears of a dangerous debt bubble are growing as motorists drive off in new cars after paying a deposit of just £319. Britons spent £3.6billion on car loan deals in March alone, up 13 per cent on a year earlier. But most new car ‘buyers’ actually use loan deals to rent the vehicles. A £12,000 Smart ForTwo car can be ... Read More »

2019 Volkswagen Arteon

As American buyers continue to snap up a veritable deluge of new crossovers, it seems that a car company would have to be either clueless or desperate to introduce an all-new sedan, especially into a niche like the one that the Volkswagen Arteon will occupy. Alas, VW’s U.S. operation is struggling to sell a dated lineup while trying to make ... Read More »

This Rolls-Royce might be the most expensive new car ever built

At roughly $3 million, the Bugatti Chiron is one of the most expensive production cars to ever reach showrooms. So, the words “affordable” and “Bugatti” rarely, if ever, occupy real estate in the same sentence. However, that’s exactly what happened over the weekend. On Saturday, Rolls-Royce unveiled a one-off custom build called the Sweptail. At a reported price of nearly ... Read More »

This Oddball Rolls-Royce Could Be The Most Expensive New Car Ever

The Rolls-Royce Sweptail, a one-off coupe designed for a specific customer who likely has unfathomable amounts of cash, could be the most expensive new car ever sold at a reported $12.8 million. The car has been in the works since 2013, and, in all of its wildly expensive glory, is kind of strange looking. The Sweptail buyer, described in a ... Read More »

Rishabh Pant, Congrats On The New Car. There Is A Speed Limit Though

Rishabh Pant uploaded a video of him driving the new SUV.© Instagram Rishabh Pant, Indian cricket’s new 19-year-old sensation, has added a swanky purple Mercedes Benz GLC SUV to his garage after a fine run in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Season 10. Good wishes poured in for the dashing left-handed batsman as he posted pictures of his new drive on ... Read More »

New Nissan Micra 2017 – New updated range hits UK showrooms

Nissan Micra 2017 Nissan Micra 2017 range has been completed with the introduction of the entry-level model. The three-cylinder naturally aspirated petrol engine is paired with a five-speed manual transmission. According to the Japanese car manufacturer the engine will produce 61.4mpg fuel economy and low CO2 emissions of 103g/km. It is expected that the new powertrain will account for approximately ... Read More »

Falling New Car Sales: How You Can Benefit

After several years of robust growth following the Great Recession, new auto sales declined 4.7 percent in April, following a 1.6 percent decline in March. The drop occurred despite manufacturers spending an average of $3,814 per car sold in the first part of April on incentives for buyers and auto dealers, according to a study by J.D. Power and LMC ... Read More »

New car sales fall by 20 per cent in April

Vehicle registrations are down by a fifth as buyers looked to avoid the new tax rates in April but they’re still up on last year New car sales plummeted by 20 per cent in April as buyers looked to avoid the new, higher Vehicle Excise Duty rates introduced in the beginning of the month. Figures from the Society of Motor ... Read More »

All-Electric NIO EP9 Beats Lamborghini Huracan Performante’s Nurburgring Time

The NIO EP9 electric supercar recently set a new record at the Nurburgring Nordschleife with a lap time of 6m 45.900s. The all-electric supercar, which premiered in November 2016 at the Saatchi Gallery in London, UK, had set a record last year too when it lapped the 20.8 km ‘Green Hell’ in 7m 05.12s, thus earning the title of the ... Read More »