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Hyundai India to launch a new car every year till 2020, each with INR 1,000 cr investment

Hyundai India has been growing steadily since its inception in 1997 but the progress during the past few years had been faster than before. The extremely impressive success enjoyed by the Creta further boosted the South Korean automaker’s confidence in the market. The Hindu BusinessLine reports that Hyundai India is gearing up to launch at least one new or refurbished ... Read More »

Vehicle styling grows in importance for new car buyers in India

  Style maketh the man – and the car too. In the Indian new car market, research has it – for the fourth consecutive year – that  exterior styling is gaining importance in vehicle appeal, positively impacting customer satisfaction. This is among the findings of the J.D. Power 2015 India Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study which was released ... Read More »

Amanda Steele Got A New Car For Christmas

There’s nothing like getting a brand new car around Christmas — and Amanda Steele is one of those lucky people! “AMANDA BUYS HER FIRST CAR OMG,” the 16-year-old YouTube star captioned with a pic on Instagram of her and her brand new SUV, straight off the lot. We were expecting to see a giant red bow — but Mandy actually ... Read More »

Vehicle styling grows in importance for new car buyers in India

Style maketh the man – and the car too. In the Indian new car market, research has it – for the fourth consecutive year – that  exterior styling is gaining importance in vehicle appeal, positively impacting customer satisfaction. This is among the findings of the J.D. Power 2015 India Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study which was released today. ... Read More »

Cars to look forward to at the 2016 Delhi Auto Expo

NEW DELHI: With the year drawing to a close and 2016 just around the corner, the stage is set for the upcoming edition of the much-awaitedDelhi Auto Expo. To be organised between February 5 and 9 next year, the 13th edition of the automobile extravaganza will showcase a plethora of new offerings by automakers from across the globe. Here, we ... Read More »

Henrik Fisker to unveil new car at Detroit Motor Show

The Force 1 (and yes, ‘The’ is capitalised) will be a totally different proposition to the Karma. Details are thin on the ground, but while the Karma used a 2.0-litre petrol engine as a generator for electric motors, The Force 1’s engine will directly drive its wheels – and Fisker says it’s going to be the most powerful naturally aspirated ... Read More »

HOW TO TEST DRIVE A NEW CAR

SOME PEOPLE DON’T BOTHER, BUT TEST DRIVING ANY PROSPECTIVE NEW CAR PURCHASE IS VITAL. HERE ARE A FEW TIPS ON HOW TO TEST DRIVE A NEW CAR. IT IS A CONSTANT SOURCE of amazement that people continue to buy cars without properly test driving them first. Some people are silly enough not to test drive their intended purchase at all! ... Read More »

The Best Deals On The Best Days Of The Year To Buy A New Car

While Black Friday weekend may get all the attention for being a bargain shopper’s Shangri-La, the days ahead are widely held to be the best in the year to buy a new car. Manufacturer’s year-end promotions are in full swing, and car dealers are eager to cut deals and clear their stocks, especially on slow-selling models and last year’s leftover inventory, to end 2015 on ... Read More »

Odd-even rule: To select your new car number, gear up to shell out Rs 20,000 at e-auction

New Delhi: Car owners looking to purchase an additional vehicle to get around the Delhi government’s odd-even rule will have to pay at least Rs 20,000 to pick a specific number. With the state recently joining the Vahan initiative, dealers no longer have a list of numbers that buyers can choose from. Instead they will need to participate in an ... Read More »

Glass’s foreasts 3% rise in new car registrations in 2016

Glass’s is forecasting that new car sales in 2016 will increase by 3% over 2015. “Employment levels will continue to increase through 2016 and into future years, personal disposable income is also set to increase and the house price Index is gently increasing too. Combined with a steady currency rate against the Euro and the Dollar for the next 12 ... Read More »