Hyundai has started accepting bookings for their new 1.0 liter Eon, which is only available in one mid spec Magna variant. Deliveries are slated for early May and Hyundai has priced the Eon Magna at INR 3.85 lakhs ex showroom Mumbai.
Datsun Go is going hot on bookings taking down chunks of India’s top two auto majors’ A segment sales. With increasing number of competing machines in this entry level hatch category, buyers tend to take their yellow legal pads out and weigh pros and cons of all of these cars to decide with what they are going to live with for next few years. And more importantly, how much they will get in return if they make a switch after few years.
South Korea’s largest car manufacturer, Hyundai has revealed the all-new ix25 compact SUV for the global market in Beijing today. To be priced from approximately 140,000 yuan (or EUR 16,259 or INR 13.55 lakhs or $22,462), new Hyundai ix25 will go on sale in China first, by third quarter of this year.
Hyundai ix25 will be unveiled officially in a few hours, at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show, which opens its doors from 20th April 2014. But, before it could be revealed officially, the brochure scans of new Hyundai ix25 have surfaced online, revealing the first images of the Hyundai compact SUV.
For financial year 2013-14, Indian auto industry saw Maruti Suzuki Alto emerge as the best selling car with sales of over 2.58 lakhs. This was followed by three Maruti Suzuki products – Swift hatchback with 1.98 lakh sales, DZire sedan with 1.97 lakh sales, and Wagon R hatchback with 1.56 lakh sales. The top 5 list finished off with Mahindra Bolero on the last spot with 1.07 lakh sales.
Seventh-generation 2015 Sonata made its presence felt at the 2014 New York International Auto Show. Built at the Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama plant in Montgomery, Ala, sales of the new Sonata should commence from early summer.
India’s top car manufacturers list for FY 2013/14 unsurprisingly sees Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai Motor India at top two respectively, and dramatic change in rest 3 positions which is also not a surprise. The list includes Mahindra, Tata and Honda, by overall sales volume in fiscal 2013-14. The next two are Toyota and Ford.