Auto Shows

Volkswagen launches Connect Edition, added features and a new colour

Will be available on the Polo, Ameo and Vento at no extra cost –    Volkswagen Connect interacts through a smartphone app –    Records trips, driving patterns with SOS call function –    Vento gets dual front-side airbags as standard –    All cars to be available in the new brand colour – Lapiz Blue With the arrival of the festive season, Volkswagen ... Read More »

Spec Comparison: New Ford Aspire Vs Honda Amaze

Competition in the compact sedan segment has intensified with new product launches. Recently, popular cars like the Ford Aspire and the Honda Amaze have been introduced in the country with a fresh set of cosmetic and feature upgrades.  Read below to learn more about the key differences between the two cars. Exterior The newly launched Ford Aspire shares resemblance with the Freestyle crossover hatchback which was ... Read More »

2018 Honda CR-V launched: What else can you buy?

The all-new Honda CR-V is here and with the seven-seats and the long feature list, it also carries a hefty price tag. Starting at over Rs 28 lakhs ex-showroom India for the petrol 2WD, the diesel 2WD is offered at Rs 30.65 lakhs while the diesel AWD will set you back by Rs 32.75 lakhs. For an on-road price over RS 30 ... Read More »

Suzuki Swift Strong Hybrid Showcased At 2018 Indonesia Auto Show — Will It Come To India?

Suzuki has showcased their ‘Strong Hybrid’ version of the Swift hatchback, at the ongoing Indonesia Auto Show. The Suzuki Swift hybrid, however, has already been on sale in the Japanese market since 2017. In terms of design, the Swift hybrid looks identical to the standard version of the hatchback, apart from some minor changes. These include a new honeycomb mesh grille ... Read More »

The Woodward Dream Cruise auto show brings families together

The Woodward Dream Cruise is an annual retreat in August where classic car enthusiasts show off their prized possessions to more than a million spectators from as far away as Dubai, Australia and Canada. PETRINA GENTILE/THE GLOBE AND MAIL The Woodward Dream Cruise is one of the largest auto events in the world. It’s an annual retreat in August where ... Read More »

Classic cars: Model T club shows off collection at auto show

ALPINE LAKE — They called themselves the Four Vagabonds. No, it wasn’t a 1950s singing group. It wasn’t even the ‘50s. Think 40 years earlier. “Between 1915 and 1924, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs, calling themselves the Four Vagabonds, embarked on a series of summer camping trips.” That’s according to TheHenryFord.org. They drove Ford Model T ... Read More »

Howes: Diminishing auto show forcing change, radical remake after 30 years

(Photo: Robin Buckson, The Detroit News) Detroit’s gonna have to wait a dozen days before the fate of its hometown auto show is official, but this much is clear: the nearly 30-year run of the North American International Auto Show is reaching the end of the road. Automakers are choosing off-site locations to reveal major new products, mostly because they can maximize ... Read More »

Howes: Creative opportunities abound in Detroit as carmakers ditch auto shows

If auto shows are a thing of the past, what’s next for the annual North American International Auto Show in Detroit? CREDIT NATHANAL PHOTOGRAPHY / FLICKR – HTTP://BIT.LY/1XMSZCG After nearly 30 years, big changes are in the wind for the North American International Auto Show. Daniel Howes, Detroit News business columnist, says that it’s crucial for the organizers of the show, the ... Read More »

Goodwood turns up the heat on traditional auto shows

Visitors to the Goodwood Festival of Speed will get to see and hear the new Aston Martin DBS Superleggera in action this week. On the face of it, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is a small specialist show held in a rural corner of southern England. In reality, this motorsport-themed event is attracting global manufacturers by offering far more than ... Read More »

Tata Harrier (H5X) SUV: Watch the brand new official video

Tata Motors has just revealed that the H5X code-named SUV will be called the Harrier. The Tata Harrier will be put into production by the end of this year, and will be officially unveiled by November 2018. Official sales will commence only next year though, within March 2019. For now, Tata Motors has revealed a brand new video that shows ... Read More »