Tag Archives: Car

BS4 Used Car Sales Increase — BS6 Emission Norms Effective From April 2020

BS4 (BS-IV) used car sales increase ahead of the updated BS6 emission norms that come to effect in April 2020. Major automotive manufacturers are busy making their existing products BS6-compliant while certain models are being discontinued. In order to prevent such units from piling up the inventory, the soon-to-be-discontinued models are currently available with attractive discount offers and exchange bonuses. ET ... Read More »

Your New Car Is A Hacker Magnet — Automotive Industry Disconnect To Blame

The car that you drive today is a far cry from those of just a decade ago and in many ways is now an internet-connected computer on wheels. This push towards connectivity and smart-motoring has seen the automotive manufacturing industry shift towards becoming as much about software as they are transportation. And that means it faces much the same security ... Read More »

New Car Discounts in February 2019 Upto Rs 1.5 Lakh – Maruti Suzuki Wagon R and More

In a bid to clear the remaining stock of 2018, car dealerships across India are offering hefty discounts and benefits on brand new cars ranging upto Rs 1.5 lakh. Some manufacturers like Maruti Suzuki are offering discounts on cars like the previous gen Wagon R to clear the stock after the new Wagon R was launched in India. Then there ... Read More »

January new car registrations in Poland boosted by companies

Poland: Poland’s new car registrations rose by 0.58 percent year on year to 51,335 in January, helped by strong activity from companies buying vehicles for business use, the Samar research institute said on Tuesday. Registrations were also boosted by the sale of cars from the previous year which is normal for this time of year, Samar said. Registrations fell, however, by 1.98 ... Read More »

Car Review: Mazda6 Signature is the anti-boring sedan, with more luxury, turbo power

WASHINGTON — While cars become less popular with buyers, some manufacturers don’t bother building them anymore. Mazda isn’t one of them. While their crossovers prove more popular, they still show love for fun-to-drive sedans. Now the Mazda6 adds a new Signature trim level. Is it worth the extra cost? I’ve been a fan of the Mazda6 for a few years ... Read More »

10 BIGGEST mistakes people make while buying a new car!

Now this is one of the most overlooked thing while buying a car. Pre-Delivery Inspection or PDI is the final and through checkup of your car before handing it over to you. Dealers sometimes try to skip this step and hand over the car without a PDI certificate. Many people are not aware of this and overlook this important process. ... Read More »

Tata Motors bets big on used car business

Used car business next big bet of Tata Motors Tata Motors is planning to scale up its used car business this year replicating the strategy of Maruti Suzuki and Mahindra & Mahindra’s pre-owned business, but will not have a separate chain for the segment. The company is running a pilot programme in several locations and is in the process of identifying markets where pre-owned cars ... Read More »

New WagonR: 5 reasons why the latest Maruti car may give competitors like Santro and Tiago a tough challenge

aruti Suzuki India finally launched its much-awaited 3rd-generation WagonR on January 23. The car has been one of the best sellers in India and played a crucial role in cementing the company’s position as the largest car maker in the country. According to Maruti Suzuki, it has sold over 22 lakh units of WagonR in India since its launch in ... Read More »

Used car platform Truebil raises ₹100 crore

Omni-channel platform for buying and selling used cars Truebil has raised ₹100 crore in Series B round through a mix of equity and debt. With this round, the total funds raised by Truebil stands at ₹160 crore. The latest round was led by leading Japanese investor Joe Hirao, founder of Tokyo-based classified website ZIGExN. Existing investors Kalari, Inventus, Kae, Shunwei, and Tekton ... Read More »

Virtual dealership promises no used car salesmen

Trevor Bergmann, left, chose a car on the Clutch virtual dealership website, and a Clutch ‘concierge’ delivered it to his workplace for a test drive. (Patrick Callaghan/CBC News) When Trevor Bergmann of Halifax went looking for a second-hand car, he decided to check out a brand new way to shop for one. “My partner Jennifer found a vehicle online — it ... Read More »