Renault Duster at Dakar Rally 2013. Over the 15 day rally which commenced from Peru, the 2 Dusters will have to travel 8574 kms out of which 4155 kms will be special stage routes.
Toyota 86xstyle Cb Concept has been launched at the Tokyo Auto Salon. Apart from this, you will also see 86 Modellista, TRD Griffon, and TOMS NO86V, at the ongoing show.
Volkswagen Group India NILS and MicroCity concept at Indo-German Urban Mela in Pune. Kia Motors sponsored 2013 Australian Open to start. F1 in Schools India concluded their Zone 1 championships. Symposium on International Automotive Technology, SIAT Expo 2013, ARAI’s biennial symposium concludes. Hyundai and Ford India discounts. Mercedes Benz Ultimate Touring Trails adventure to be won on B Class test drive. North American International Auto Show Official NAIAS 2013 Mobile App.
Chevrolet Corvette, the sports car division of GM, will be unveiling the 2014 C7, an all new sports car later today. The new C7 will not be very different from its current model, the C6.
Nissan will be revealing the Resonance Concept at the 2013 Detroit Motor Show in a few days time. They have revealed a new teaser to keep their fans engaged.
Audi replaces Mercedes-Benz as automobile supplier to International Olympic Committee. Audi has a 4 year commitment to IOC replacing Mercedes Benz that had done the job for 22 years. Volkswagen Group was official vehicle partner at Beijing 2008 Olympic Games and at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi.
Volkswagen India sold 66,860 for 2012. Polo (36,680) hatchback remained their bestseller, followed by Vento (25,822), Jetta (3,146), Passat (1,179), Touareg (32) and Beetle. Only 1 unit of Beetle was sold during 2012.
Skoda Auto has finished the calendar year 2012 with total sales of 939,200 cars, compared to 2011, this is an increase by 6.8%. Octavia sales at 409,600, Fabia at 240,500, Superb at 109,100, Yeti at 87,400, Rapid at 24,700. Citigo 30,000 and Roomster 38,000.