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  • 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...
  • Renault India to launch its Alto 800 rival by 2015 June 16, 2014

    Renault India is planning to launch its own take for the entry-level hatchback segment and is codenamed XBA. Instead of using Datsun Go as a base, Renault will use the CMF-A platform which it announced along with Nissan last year. The CMF-A is a bit like the versatile Volkswagen MQB platform...
  • Hyundai India recalls 2,437 units of Santa Fe SUV May 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Hyundai Motor India is recalling 2,437 units of its sports utility vehicle Santa Fe to replace a faulty stop lamp switch. "Hyundai Motor India will voluntarily recall 2,437 number of Santa Fe vehicles of the 2011 model year in India for the manufacturing period June 26, 2011, to...
  • Hyundai launches new variant of Eon in India at Rs 3.83 lakh May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Hyundai Motor India today rolled out a new variant of its entry-level car Eon, priced at Rs 3.83 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The new variant, which comes with 1 litre Kappa engine, will be available along with the current 0.8 litre variants of Eon, Hyundai...
  • Overdrive: Review of Hyundai Xcent, Harley Davidson Street 750 April 5, 2014

    On this episode of Overdrive this week, we review the 2014 Hyundai Xcent and Harley Davidson Street 750. Also on the show, catch all the motoring news and much more. ...
  • Hyundai overstates mileage of its revamped Sonata sedan March 18, 2014

    Seoul: Hyundai Motor Co. said it overstated the gas mileage of its revamped Sonata sedan in publicity material for the media. South Korea's largest automaker said it was a mistake that a tentative mileage figure from internal tests was included in a presentation to reporters. The government said the mileage...
  • Hyundai Xcent launched in India at Rs 4.66 lakh March 12, 2014

    Hyundai has launched the Xcent compact sedan in India, its Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire and Honda Amaze challenger, at a starting price of Rs 4.66 lakh ex-Delhi. The Hyundai Xcent, which is based on the Grand i10, is a replacement of the Accent sedan which was discontinued last year. The Xcent...
  • Hyundai Xcent to be launched in India on March 12 March 12, 2014

    Hyundai India is all set to roll out its the Grand i10-based sub-4m sedan, the Xcent, on Wednesday. Bookings will start right after the launch. The Xcent is modelled on the same lines as the Dzire and Amaze- sub 4m class sedans. It has the same face as the Grand...
  • Hyundai Xcent to be launched in India on March 12 March 6, 2014

    Hyundai India had showcased the Grand i10-based sedan, the Xcent at the Auto Expo 2014. Now the Korean car maker is ready to roll out the Xcent on the Indian roads on March 12. Bookings will start from March 12 while deliveries will follow in a few days. The Xcent is...
  • Overdrive: Review of Hyundai Santa Fe March 1, 2014

    Hyundai has launched the new generation Santa Fe that is high on looks. The car is available at Rs 26 lakh in Delhi showrooms. It has an athletic design called 'The Storms Edge' and its interiors are unique to its segment. ...
  • Maruti, Hyundai cut prices after excise duty reduction February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The country's biggest car makers, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) and Hyundai Motor India, cut prices after excise duty on automobiles was reduced in the Interim Budget. While MSI's price cuts range between Rs 8,502 and Rs 30,984 across its models, Hyundai has slashed prices by between Rs 10,000...
  • Maruti, Hyundai cut prices after excise duty reduction February 19, 2014

    The country's biggest car makers, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) and Hyundai Motor India, on Wednesday cut prices after excise duty on automobiles was reduced in the Interim Budget. While MSI's price cuts range between Rs 8,502 and Rs 30,984 across its models, Hyundai has slashed prices by between Rs 10,000 and...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Hyundai launches the 3rd generation Santa Fe SUV February 5, 2014

    Greater Noida: Hyundai Motor India expanded its product portfolio in the country with the launch of new generation sports utility vehicle Sante Fe, priced between Rs 26.3 lakh and Rs 29.2 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). "The third generation Sante Fe is a world-class product and will set new benchmark in India's SUV...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Compact sedan segment in India heats up; Tata, Ford, Hyundai unveil new cars February 5, 2014

    Auto Expo 2014: Click here for the latest updates New Delhi: The fast-growing compact sedan segment in India's automobile industry is set for heavy competition. Tata Motors introduced its compact sedan Zest, along with its Bolt hatchback, ahead of the Auto Expo to be held from February 5 to 11. Ford made...
  • Hyundai unveils compact sedan Xcent in India; to be available in March February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) today unveiled its compact sedan Xcent, marking its entry into high growth segment. "The Xcent is a world class product developed for the Indian market...Xcent symbolises Hyundai's commitment to Indian customers by offering high standards of quality," HMIL Managing...
  • Overdrive: Review of Honda City diesel February 2, 2014

    New Honda City diesel is creating a stir as it now has finally got a diesel engine under its hood. The first three generations of the Honda City looked significantly different from each other. However, the fourth generation looks like an evolution of the third generation model and the evolution...
  • Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai i10, Tata Nano, Ford Figo fail crash test; not safe for you February 1, 2014

    Some of the most popular small cars in India have failed the crash tests conducted by Global NCAP, an independent UK-based charity that carries out consumer orientated vehicle safety initiatives. In the first-ever independent crash tests conducted on Indian vehicles, most small cars showed high risk of life threatening injuries in...
  • Auto Expo 2014 Hyundai lineup: Grand i10 sedan, i20, i20 WRC and Santa Fe January 30, 2014

    Hyundai will launch the Grand i10 sedan at the expo. Based on the Grand i10 hatchback, the sedan, which will replace the Accent in India, will be a little more spacious than the already roomy donor hatch and will rival other sub-4m sedans in its category such as the Dzire...
  • Android coming to cars this year; Google joins hands with Audi, Honda, Hyundai January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Extending the success of the Android ecosystem, a group of auto and technology companies announced a new industry alliance aimed at bringing the Android platform to cars. Audi, GM, Google, Honda, Hyundai and Nvidia have joined together to form the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA), a global alliance of...
  • Aston Martin crash: Complainant identifies RIL employee as driver December 25, 2013

    Mumbai: The complainant in the accident in Mumbai involving an Aston Martin has identified the driver as 55-year-old Bansilal Joshi, an RIL employee, in her statement recorded before the magistrate. The complainant Foram Ruparel, who had been changing her statements earlier, has now said that it was Joshi behind the...
  • New Hyundai Santa Fe to be launched at Auto Expo 2014 January 30, 2014

    Hyundai will launch the new Santa Fe in India at the upcoming next year's Auto Expo. The highly anticipated launch is slated for February 6. The full-sized, seven-seater SUV is expected to undercut the popular Toyota Fortuner in terms of pricing when it is launched. To achieve this Hyundai will...
  • Hyundai to unveil Grand i10 compact sedan at Auto Expo 2014 January 30, 2014

    Hyundai is expected to take the wraps off its new Grand i10 compact sedan, which was spotted testing in Chennai, on February 4, just before the 2014 Auto Expo, in Delhi. When Hyundai developed the second generation i10 for the international market, a separate strategy was thought for India. The i10...
  • Hyundai to hike prices by up to Rs 20,000 from January December 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) will increase prices of its products across all models by up to Rs 20,000 from January to offset pressure of input costs on account of rupee depreciation and inflationary trends. The quantum of price increase will vary from Rs...