Volkswagen Group has hosted the ‘Best Apprentice Awards 2014′ global young top achievers at Group headquarters, Wolfsburg.
Earlier spy shot of soon to launch Maruti Swift facelift showed indicators of cruise control and ESP (Electronic Stability Program) on instrument panel. Turns out, controls for same are not found even in top end Z variants, only markings are found.
Daimler AG (DAI) reports strong growth in earnings, sales, and revenue in Q3 2014 with 637,400 cars and commercial vehicles sold worldwide at 7% over Q3 2013.
Tata Nano Twist Active with F-Tronic transmission (AMT) is spied testing with camouflage again. Nano Twist Active (with openable boot) is expected to launch by end of 2014, while F-Tronic variant will come out early next year as most affordable automatic (rather automated) transmission car in India.
Bajaj RE60 was confirmed for launch this month but there has been no official word indicating launch or reasoning delay. Turns out, several Public Interest Litigations (PIL) are filed in Karnataka High Court which are keeping the quadricycle’s from launching.
Porsche Panamera Junior is reported to spawn an all-electric variant to compete with Tesla S. Information on this project is limited; it is expected to be a five-door hatchback model with styling resemblance to Panamera Sport Turismo concept premiered at 2012 Paris Motor Show.
Fountain Valley: Hyundai’s new ad campaign, ‘Hyundai Smarter’ focuses on ‘everyday women and issues of importance to them’.
Uttar Pradesh: Australian infrastructure firm, Global Road Technology (GRT) is working with Indian government for a World Bank initiative to tackle India’s growing road death toll.