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  • BMW launches the new X3 in India at Rs 44.9 lakh Yesterday

    BMW India has launched the X3 facelift in two variants with a starting price of Rs 44.90 lakh. The X3's two variants are the X3 xDrive 20d Expedition and X3 xDrive 20d xLine (Rs 49.90 lakh). All prices are ex-showroom. The new X3 gets refreshed headlamps, altered bumpers, ORVMs with turn...
  • Hyundai ix25 spotted testing in India 4 days ago

    The compact SUV segment in India is a cash cow for every manufacturer that has a presence there. It all started with Premier Rio, which ironically hasn't tasted the success that now latecomers have. Speaking of latecomers, Hyundai will be one of them. One of India's largest exporter of cars,...
  • Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition launched in India at Rs 84.93 lakh 1 week ago

    Porsche's Cayenne Platinum Edition is now available for sale in India. The new edition is priced at Rs 86.50 lakh ex-Delhi and Rs 84.93 lakh, ex-Maharashtra. So what's different about the Platinum Edition? For starters, there are many standard features which include Sport Design steering wheel with paddle shifters, Porsche Steering...
  • Skoda unveils the all-new Fabia; coming to India next year August 19, 2014

    The wait is finally over. After contemplating for days on end, Skoda has finally revealed the new Fabia ahead of its Paris Motor Show 2014 debut. The new 2015 Skoda Fabia is wider as well as lower than the outgoing car. It still squeezes under the four metre mark, which should...
  • Overdrive: 8 enthusiasts join the overdrive team for independence Quattro drive August 16, 2014

    Eight Overdrive enthusiasts join the Overdrive team for the independence Quattro drive. They get to travel on Marsimek-La which is the highest motorable road of the world. They enjoy their journey singing and hoisting the National flag. ...
  • Tata launches the Zest sedan in India; prices start at Rs 4.64 lakh August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata Motors has launched its new sedan car - Zest - in India at Rs 4.64 lakhs onwards (ex-showroom Delhi). The prices for the new Zest start at Rs 4.64 lakh for petrol and Rs 5.64 lakh for diesel. The new Tata Zest comes in five variants -...
  • Hyundai Elite i20 vs Maruti Suzuki Swift vs Volkswagen Polo vs Fiat Punto August 12, 2014

    The Maruti Suzuki Swift may have kick-started the premium hatchback segment in India, but the car that gave the segment its definition is the Hyundai i20. With a kit brimming with features and quality to match, the i20 became popular almost instantly. In fact, it's gained so much popularity in...
  • Tata Zest to be launched in India today August 12, 2014

    Update 2: Tata Zest review: A highly competent car that can match the Xcent, Amaze or Dzire Update 1: Tata launches the Zest sedan in India; prices start at Rs 4.64 lakh The Tata Zest hits showrooms today. Although, the buzz around the new sedan from Tata Motors was enough to...
  • Hyundai launches Elite i20 in India at Rs 4.89 lakh August 11, 2014

    Hyundai has launched the Elite i20 at Rs 4.89 lakh ex-Delhi, with the top spec diesel variant priced at Rs 7.67 lakh. The new car now comes in four variants - Era, Magna, Sportz and Asta. Each trim comes with a 1.2-litre Kappa Petrol with Dual VTVT or a 1.4-litre...
  • Hyundai Elite i20: 5 things you should know about the upcoming Hyundai car August 11, 2014

    Hyundai, as is their custom close to any launch from their end, are making quite the noise lately - what with all those tantalising leaked images, spy shots or details. This time it's a familiar car, the i20. Make no mistake though. This is the all-new i20 which the carmakers...
  • Hyundai Elite i20 to be launched in India today August 11, 2014

    After much tantalising and teasing, the replacement for Hyundai India's popular premium hatchback will hit showrooms today with an all-new design. Said design is based on the 'storm-edge' philosophy that was first employed in India in the new Santa Fe. From the recent spy shots that hit the web, we...
  • Explained: 2014 Fiat Punto Evo variants in India August 10, 2014

    The new Fiat Punto Evo is priced at a tempting Rs 4.55 lakh ex-Delhi which makes it a good Rs 40,000 less than its predecessor. There are four variants on offer, within which there are seven trims to choose from. Let's take a look at all the Punto Evo trims. Punto...
  • Skoda Yeti facelift to be launched in India on September 10 August 9, 2014

    The revamped Skoda Yeti showcased earlier at the Auto Expo is set to be launched in India on September 10. This is the first time Skoda's gentle monster undergoes a revamp for the Indian market since its launch in 2011. On the outside, the Yeti gets the new Skoda logo and...
  • Bentley Flying Spur V8 launched in India at Rs 3.1 crore August 9, 2014

    Bentley has announced the launch of the 2015 Flying Spur V8 in India with prices starting at Rs 3.1 crore. The final price, of course, changes as per the options you tick. The highlight however, is the new V8 motor, which joins the existing Flying Spur W12 as the less-pricier...
  • Hyundai Elite i20: 5 things you should know about the upcoming Hyundai car August 7, 2014

    Hyundai, as is their custom close to any launch from their end, are making quite the noise lately - what with all those tantalising leaked images, spy shots or details. This time it's a familiar car, the i20. Make no mistake though. This is the all-new i20 which the carmakers...
  • Hyundai India releases sketches of the upcoming Elite i20 August 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Just a day after we showed you pictures of an uncamouflaged i20 testing, Hyundai has released sketches of the car. Called the Elite i20, the new car will have its first unveiling in India on August 11. Prices, trims and other details are also expected to be revealed on...
  • New Hyundai i20 to be launched in India on August 11 July 31, 2014

    The date for the launch of the much-awaited 2015 Hyundai i20 is out. On August 11, the replacement to Hyundai India's popular premium hatchback will hit showrooms with an all-new design, based on the 'storm-edge' philosophy that was first employed in India in the new Santa Fe. From the recent...
  • Fiat Punto Evo to be launched in India on August 5 July 31, 2014

    Fiat India will be launching the new Punto Evo on August 5 at New Delhi. The Delhi launch will be succeeded by the one in Mumbai on August 8. This is the first time since it was introduced in India in 2008 that the Punto receives a facelift. The Punto Evo...
  • BMW X5 Expedition: An affordable variant of the BMW X5 launched in India at Rs 64.9 lakh July 28, 2014

    BMW India has launched an affordable variant of the X5 in India. Called the X5 Expedition, the five-seater variant is priced at Rs 64.9 lakh (ex-showroom, pan India), a good Rs 6 lakh cheaper than its seven-seater version. The X5 loses its adaptive LED headlamps and instead gets bi-xenons. BMW has...
  • 2015 BMW X3 to be launched in India in August July 24, 2014

    The X3 is BMW's mid-size offering in the luxury-SUV space and knowing how lucrative this segment is at the moment, the German carmaker is in no mood to delay the launch of the X3 facelift for India. Revealed globally in February 2014, the X3 facelift will reach Indian dealerships...
  • Porsche Macan launched in India at Rs 98 lakh onwards July 24, 2014

    Porsche has launched its new SUV, the Macan in India at a rather eye watering starting price of Rs 98.18 lakh. Two variants will be offered - the Macan S Diesel and the range topping Macan Turbo which costs Rs 1.09 cr, both prices ex-Maharashtra. So why does this Q5 sized...
  • Honda Mobilio launched in India at Rs 6.49 lakh onwards July 23, 2014

    Honda Car India Limited has launched their first MPV, the Mobilio. The Mobilio is available in four variants with prices starting from Rs 6.49 lakh (for S trim) all the way to Rs 10.86 lakh (applicable for the RS diesel trim) ex-Delhi. The Mobilio is built on the extended platform of...
  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG launched in India at Rs 68.50 lakh July 22, 2014

    Mercedes-Benz India has launched the CLA 45 AMG performance saloon in the country at Rs 68.50 lakh ex-Delhi. Based on the NGCC platform, the CLA 45 AMG is the most affordable performance car from the German manufacturer in the country as of now. Inspired by the CLS four-door coupe, the CLA...
  • Tata Zest to be launched in India in August July 17, 2014

    The Tata Zest will soon be in a showroom near you. Tata has confirmed that it will be launching the Zest in August this year. The launch date though has not yet been finalised. The Zest will come in both petrol and diesel configurations. While the five-speed manual will be standard...
  • BMW recalls 1.6 million 3-Series cars over air bag problem July 17, 2014

    Detroit: BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry. The German automaker says it will recall 1.6 million 3-Series cars from model years 2000 to 2006 across the world, including 574,000 in the US. The...
  • Honda Cars India recalls 1,338 units of Accord, CR-V over faulty side airbag July 17, 2014

    After a spate of recalls being issued by manufacturers overseas Honda Car India Limited (HCIL) has issued a recall for Accords and CR-Vs in India. The recall applies to 1085 Accords and 252 CR-Vs that were manufactured in 2003 and one solitary CR-V from 2002. This recall is in line...
  • Audi to launch A3 sedan in India on August 7 July 14, 2014

    Audi India will be launching the new A3 sedan on August 7. Touted as Audi's most affordable car in the country, the A3 is expected to be priced at par with the Mercedes-Benz B-Class and BMW 1 Series. While it may be one of the more reasonably priced Audi's in India,...
  • Renault Duster: Renault India launches the second anniversary edition at Rs 8.8 lakh July 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Renault India is celebrating the second anniversary of its very popular SUV, the Duster with a limited edition version. The Renault Duster second anniversary edition is priced at Rs 8.8 lakh ex-Delhi and is available with the 85PS diesel trim. The SUV will be on sale till July 20,...
  • Hyundai Grand i10 1.0 LPG launched in India at Rs 4.92 lakh July 10, 2014

    Close on the heels of announcing a sale of 1 lakh units of the Grand i10, Hyundai has added a new variant to the line-up that promises to be more frugal than its petrol counterpart. Called the Grand i10 1.0 Kappa Dual VTVT LPGI, the new variant makes use of...
  • 2015 Volkswagen Polo to be launched in India on July 15 July 7, 2014

    The new, reworked Polo, with mechanical as well as cosmetic changes, is set to be launched by Volkswagen India on July 15. The major change in the new Volkswagen Polo is the 4-cylinder 1.5-litre diesel engine. Expect this engine to make 105PS/250Nm like the current 1.6 diesel motor. Volkswagen will...

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Renault to launch two new cars next year in India

Renault India will launch a Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) and a small car next year to increase its market share to 5 per cent in two years.

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KTM RC 390, RC 200 to be launched in India on September 9

Both the RC 390 and the RC 200 will feature the same single-cylinder, liquid cooled 375cc and 200cc four-stroke engines as their Duke counterparts, churning out 43PS and 25PS, respectively.