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Skoda Karoq Compact SUV Teased Ahead Of Official Debut

While we’ve already told you the date when Skoda plans to showcase its new new compact SUV -the Karoq, there are a few details that the Czech car maker has let on just before the official unveil. The replacement of the Yeti is more or less a baby Kodiaq and that’s why it has a striking character and features crystalline ... Read More »

Mercedes reveals what F1’s new car number and name display will look like

Mercedes has revealed what Formula One’s new stricter enforcement of car numbers and names will look like ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix. The F1 Strategy Group recently agreed teams must ensure driver names and numbers are made bigger and more visible to fans. The rule is in effect from this weekend’s race in Barcelona onwards and states numbers and ... Read More »

New-Generation Volkswagen Polo Previewed

The Volkswagen Polo has been on sale since 1975 and over 14 million units have been sold ever since. This will be the sixth generation model of the Polo and is scheduled to be launched later this year. We have already seen the new-gen Polo without camouflage earlier in the year and now, Volkswagen has confirmed that the new-gen Polo ... Read More »

Lexus LX 450d SUV Has Been Priced At 2.32 Crore In India

Having arrived in India earlier this year, Lexus has announced prices for its flagship SUV – the Lexus LX450d in the country. The luxury SUV is priced at ₹ 2.32 crore (ex-showroom, Delhi) and will be taking on the Land Rover Range Rover Autobiography that packs similar levels of luxury. While Lexus LX450d was announced for India alongside the other ... Read More »

New car registrations in Poland up 11.34 pct in April

May 5 Poland’s new car registrations in April rose 11.34 percent year on year to mark a 25th month of growth, data from the Samar research institute showed on Friday. New registrations totalled 44,343, which was down 20.14 percent from March, the privately run institute said. Registrations have been growing at double-digit percentage rates since November. “Institutional clients are currently ... Read More »

2018 Honda Jazz Facelift Leaked In Japan

The current generation Honda Jazz (Fit in some markets) was first revealed in 2013 and internationally, the model is due for a mid-life cycle update. Honda has been working on the updated version for a while now and we showed you spied images of the model during its test runs in Brazil. Now, ahead of its official unveil in Japan ... Read More »

Renault Duster Petrol Automatic Launched In India; Priced At ₹ 10.32 Lakh

Renault India has launched the new Renault Duster petrol automatic in the country, priced at ₹ 10.32 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). We exclusively told you about Renault introducing the automatic variant, while images of the Duster CVT surfaced online just yesterday. The more interesting part is that the Duster petrol line-up now gets an all-new 1.5-litre H4K petrol engine, replacing the ... Read More »

Inflated New Car Inventory Could Be Killing Used Car Prices

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know. 1st Gear: Inflated New Car Inventory Could Be Killing Used Car Prices Analysts have long suspected that high volumes of lease turn-ins would kill used car prices, but that’s ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki to unveil DZire on April 24 Five things to expect in the new car

Maruti Suzuki teased the facelift of its compact sedan DZire on Friday. The company has touted the new model as DZire, dropping the prefix Swift in the badge, to make its identity distinct and independent of the popular hatchback. Sales justify DZire’s hype: Since its launch in 2008 and through a makeover in 2012, over 13 lakh units have been ... Read More »

How diesel motorists could receive £2,000 towards a new car

Plans to reward diesel motorists with £2,000 towards a new car has moved a step closer. The move comes as Theresa May reportedly overruled ministers to demand the introduction of a diesel scrappage scheme. It’s intended to lessen the impact of new plans to tackle air pollution by introducing a ‘toxin tax’ on older diesel vehicles when they enter 10 ... Read More »