Range Rover Evoque has been a resounding success, not only in Malaysia but across the globe. Land Rover sold a total of 124,292 units globally and 1,003 units in Malaysia, in 2013 thus allowing Range Rover Malaysia to record highest ever sales records since 1997. Regaled due to its outstanding design, excellent off-roading facilities, notable fuel efficiency, and above all, for being a Range Rover, the 2014 Evoque with 9-speed automatic tranmission is now launched in Malaysia.
Honda Cars India has been in the limelight ever since launch of the Amaze, their first diesel car. This was followed by the next generation Honda City earlier this year. Now, it’s time for the the new Mobilio MPV, which is now slated for launch in the coming months. Honda Mobilio can now be seen on Honda India’s official website.
Two weeks ago, John Pascal had his prized Ferrari impounded by the cops when he was caught travelling a high speed across the Worli promenade in South Mumbai. Spotted and arrested for rash driving on March 30, the Pedder Road business man has had to shell out INR 2.5 crores bond to get his supercar back.
Better fuel efficiency, striking new features, a dynamic design and smooth riding experience are all seen on board the new Vespa LXV 150 3V. Officially launched in Malaysia by Naza Premira, the sole importer and distributor of Vespa bikes in Malaysia, Vespa LXV 150 3V will be available in three colours of Midnight Blue, Rossa Chianti Maroon, and Beige.
During 2013, sales of Duster stood at 46,700 units while 45,000 units of Ford EcoSport were sold. However, sales of Mahindra Scorpio, which was assumed to have fallen back once Duster and EcoSport were launched, has registered sales of 50,900 units during the same period. March 2014 sales of Scorpio have reached 5,605 units led by festivals in Maharashtra and North India and increased buying from political parties ahead of the General Elections in the country.
Bugatti will showcase their Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Black Bess at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show starting April 20. Black Bess is the fifth and latest Legends edition of the total six. Just like the previous Bugatti Legends, this one too is limited in edition (just three units) and will cost at least €2.15 million approximately $2.98 million (INR 17,96,19,500) .
As Ford gears up for sale of its compact SUV EcoSport in Europe from June 2014, starting with Germany, followed by the UK, Austria and Switzerland, it is now revealed that the EcoSport for Europe will feature modified parts and a stronger overall structure. Though it will be manufactured in India, at Ford’s plant in Chennai, various modifications have been implied in the European version of EcoSport, with regard to safety so as to meet the stringent safety norm prevalent in Europe.
Swiss luxury watchmakers, Jaeger-LeCoultre have teamed up with Aston Martin to design a new watch that will act as a remote control for an Aston Martin car. Fitted with an electronic transponder, this watch can lock, or unlock your Aston Martin at the touch of a button. Named AMVOX2 Transponder, this watch is an update of the initial timepiece, AMVOX chronograph which was introduced in 2006.
Increased investment and plans to introduce 12 completely new models by 2020 are part of the Mercedes Benz aggressive growth plan which has been announced by the company. Speaking at the Shareholders annual General Meeting on Wednesday, Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes Benz Cars has revealed the company’s upcoming strategies for the year ahead.