Audi was under fire for giving out a press release against an article posted on CNN Money which stated that Tesla sales have beaten Mercedes Benz, Audi and BMW. They have now retracted this press release from their official site.
A group of seven Russian explorers have set a chilling new record for the automotive industry. Using two makeshift cars, powered around a 2.0L Toyota engine, they have managed to do something which was never done before on a set of wheels. They have traversed from Russia to Canada, via North Pole, making them the first team ever to do so.
A decision taken on Thursday by Road Transport and Highways Ministry has made it mandatory for manufacturers of CNG and LPG kits to provide warranties or guarantees on their products. The new rule will be operational in the next 3-4 months.
Pune based two wheeler giants, Bajaj Auto recently lost their No 2 position in the Indian two wheeler industry to Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India. In order to increase the competition, and regain their No 2 position, Bajaj Auto has planned a series of new launches over the course of next 12 months, this includes 2 new Pulsar, and 6 new Discover variants.
A concept created especially in celebration of Aston Martin’s centenary celebrations this year, is the new CC 100 Speedster. This new concept debuted at the Nürburgring 24 Hours yesterday in the most stylish manner as it lead the sensational convoy of 100 Aston Martin’s.
The roar of Harley Davidson Motorcycles across India will get even stronger with the introduction of Roadside Assistance Program. This new program will give the much needed peace to Harley owners in India, while they traverse the unchartered territory.
After it’s successful launch in India, Tata Indica Vista D90 hatchback has been launched in Nepal earlier today. The new D90 is packed to the gills with first in class technologies and offers a sporty finish which causes an instant appeal. The top end variant is priced at NPR 26,95,000 (INR 16,89,946).
Successor to Polo Fun, a mini SUV styled hatchback, CrossPolo was first shown by Volkswagen in 2010. Available in both petrol and diesel engine options, this car was recently spied while on road test in India. We have already compared the size of EcoSport with Polo, and the difference won’t be much when you realize that the CrossPolo has an increased ride-height.
Hyundai Motor India has oft been spoken about in recent days in regards to the launch of a new small car here. While exports have been steady, Hyundai’s domestic sales have been reporting a sales decline. A small car(diesel and petrol) that can rake in targeted numbers will help reverse this pattern, so Hyundai India can end the year with positive growth numbers.