The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Friday said it has launched BS-VI compliant version of its multi-purpose van Eeco, priced between Rs 3.8 lakh and Rs 6.84 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi/NCR).
The company said its 'Click to Buy' is a first-of-its kind online sales platform with simple and transparent process for purchase of Hyundai cars.
One of the biggest surprises at this year's CES 2020 came in the form of a new concept car unveiled by the entertainment and tech giant Sony - a move that must make traditional car makers worried.Image Credit: www.sony.net/SonyInfo/
The BSVI-compliant crossover SUV has been imported as a completely-built unit (CBU) from the company's Germany manufacturing facility.
The Audi Approved Plus — its used-car division that also sells the vehicles of other luxury brands — is eyeing 50% growth in 2020, even as the head of the company, Balbir Singh Dhillon, expects the market for new luxury cars to stay flat.
"The Nexon was the proverbial guiding light for us in this aspect, and the Altroz has followed its footsteps, setting a new benchmark across the industry safety standards," Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Business Unit (PVBU) President Mayank Pareek said in a statement.
South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co unveiled the first sport-utility vehicle (SUV) under its Genesis brand, a move analysts said was crucial for the premium marque's expansion in overseas markets.Image Credit: www.genesisnewsusa.com
Sales of petrol cars could likely grow at the expense of diesel cars after the transition, say experts.
India’s newfound love for utility vehicles has taken the share of that segment from a mere 13% of total passenger vehicle sales 9 years ago to more than one-third so far this fiscal. In 2010-11, the auto industry rolled out 78 new cars on roads and 36 new UVs. So far in this financial year, 53 new cars have been launched, & an equal number of UVs have been launched.
Auto-maker FCA India on Tuesday launched two variants of its sports utility vehicle Jeep Compass priced up to Rs 24.99 lakh. The two variants -- Longitude and Limited Plus with all wheel drive (AWD 4x4) configuration powered by the locally manufactured BSVI-compliant 2 litre 173 HP turbo-diesel engine.
Retail sales stood at 557,706 vehicles in 2019, hit by a 13.5% slump in China, but in the last six months the firm reported double-digit growth in the country, with overall company sales up 1.3% in December. "2019 was a year of two halves," said Chief Commercial Officer Felix Brautigam.
The company registered sales of 3871 units, registering a 3.3% year on year growth for Q4 and over 15.41% growth over Q3 of 2019 with the overall annual sales volume closing at 13,786 units for January-December 2019. The growth in Q4 was after three quarters of consecutive decline in 2019.
It may reduce a customer’s down payment from 20% to as much as 10%, estimated at 45,000.
The company will take the covers off the electric SUV e-KUV at the Auto Expo next month and launch subsequently in the first quarter of the next financial year. Pawan Goenka, managing director at M&M said, “We will launch the e-KUV in the first quarter of the next financial year. It will targeted at the shared mobility segment and be priced sub Rs 9 lakh.”
Mercedes Benz has just surprised the whole automotive world with its other-worldly looking concept car that is inspired by the 2009 Hollywood sci-fi Avatar.The German auto giant showcased the Vision AVTR at the CES 2020, which is known to be a platform for outlandish futuristic technology, reported The Verge.James Cameron had a big part to play in this unexpected sequel of his movie as he provided valuable inputs to the German auto giant to make this machine a reality.
Audi's AI:ME autonomous car concept rolled into view this week at the CES technology expo in Las Vegas. It was first shown at the Shanghai motor show in April 2019, but at CES it drives autonomously around a rooftop parking lot, taking waiting journalists and invited guests for a self-driving ride. "This is a specific car for the urban cities. For the mega cities of the future. Especially for the Asian market," said Immo Redeker, the Ai:ME interior designer.
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