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2018 Ford Aspire launched: Now in pictures

  Ford has launched the 2018 Aspire in India across 11 variants (six petrol, five diesel) with a price range of Rs 5.5 lakhs to Rs 8.49 lakhs. There’s an updated design, new engines and of course, SYNC3 infotainment system. The signature Ford grille has been retained but now trimmed out in chrome. Additionally the face now gets chrome inserts in ... Read More »

Why the future of electric cars lies in China

Nio’s EP9. Shares in the lossmaking group, backed by Tencent, jumped 76% on the first day of trading Is the future of electric vehicles damaged by the chaos surrounding Tesla? Absolutely not. Whether the company survives in its present form or not is irrelevant. The future of EVs will not be determined by anything that happens in California but by decisions being taken ... Read More »

Government Bullish EVs Could Make 15 Per Cent Of New Car Sales In India In 5 Years

Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport Highways & Shipping, has announced at the SIAM annual convention 2018 that the government has no plans to subsidise electric vehicles in India. At present, GST on EVs is charged at the rate of 12 per cent. In contrast, GST is charged at the rate of 43 per cent on the minimum side for ... Read More »

At least one new car will be launched in India each week until December

India’s biggest annual festival season is on the horizon. And carmakers are doubling down on their offerings. The next four months will see 26 new launches by the industry, cashing in on the biggest sales period of the year. During the same period in 2017, the number stood at just 17, data from car price comparison website CarWale show. https://www.theatlas.com/embed/BJ5i1HIDX?style=dGhlbWU9djU= ... Read More »

BMW 8 Series Convertible teased undergoing testing in Death Valley

In typical BMW fashion, the new upcoming flagship Convertible is teased in its test mule guise. –    The 8 Convertible will be joined by a four-door Gran Coupe as well. –    Expected to be officially revealed in coming few months. BMW usually reveals the test mule of the upcoming product undergoing testing in harsh conditions. This time around it is the all-new ... Read More »

New cars to be launched in September 2018

The onset of the festive season witnesses most major car manufacturers gearing up for new product launches. This September, we expect to see three new car launches in the country that will be followed by a few other launches in the months to come. Read below to find out more about the upcoming three new car launches slated for the ... Read More »

From new Hyundai Santro to Honda CR-V: Top upcoming cars & SUVs launching in India this festive season

Top upcoming cars and SUVs launching this year and early 2019 2018 festive season is upon us and understandably many have a new car purchase high on their agenda. Car manufacturers are listening to these prayers and a long list of new cars, SUVs, MPVs are all set to launch towards the end of this year and the next. Mahindra and Hyundai have been in ... Read More »

Renault Duster CVT is the most affordable AT SUV in India

 Petrol cars and SUVs are getting more popular in India, especially in the compact car segments of under Rs. 15 lakh. The Renault Duster has been around for 6 years in the Indian market and its sales are slowly dipping. Renault has introduced many new well-priced variants of the Duster in the past couple of years to boost sales. One ... Read More »

Maruti Swift AMT launched in top-end petrol and diesel trims

India’s largest car maker, Maruti Suzuki Limited, has launched the Swift automatic hatchback in the top-end variants. Maruti launched the all-new Swift earlier this year and it has already become the third best-selling car in the market. Maruti has now launched the all-new Swift in new top-end trim levels. Initially, Maruti did not offer the top-end Z+ variants with the ... Read More »

BMW to build new car factory in Debrecen, Hungary

Reuters quoted BMW as saying that it is investing EUR 1 billion in a new car factory in Debrecen, Hungary capable of building electric cars. The plant will have a production capacity of 150,000 cars a year and be able to make both electric and combustion engined vehicles. BMW said it will help the carmaker to expand its manufacturing capacity ... Read More »