As the Ford EcoSport India launch countdown gets underway, auto enthusiasts are eager to note its features. Those waiting with bated breath for launch of the EcoSport need to hold their horses only a few days more, as the compact SUV has begun rolling off Ford production lines and has made it’s way to dealerships here, with launch scheduled for 26th June.
At the Paris Air Show last week, Renault unveiled their new 2014 turbocharged Formula 1 engine. Called Energy F1-2014, this new turbocharged V6 replaces the current 2.4L naturally aspirated engines used in the current F1 season by 2014. Renault Energy F1-2014 will deliver 760 hp, and is 35% more fuel efficient.
French carmakers â€“ Renault have unveiled a refreshed model of Renault Koleos with minimal but distinctive styling updates. On show at the Sixth International Buenos Aires Motor Show in Argentina, the Koleos sports a redesigned V shaped front grille and rather distinctive looking logo
Volkswagen Group have their flexible MQB platform, PSA has commenced use of modular EPM2base while Mazda has the SkyActiv-Chassis. Renault Nissan Alliance is not far behind as they have just unveiled Common Module Family (CMF) system. This has been designed for enhanced flexibility.
India is now amongst the top 10 market for French car maker, Renault. Their market share has grown by 2% in just 1 year, thanks to their compact SUV, Duster. Over the next few years, Renault plans to launch 7-8 new cars in India, which will also include an entry level small car, which will help them make ‘tons of money’.
Dacia Duster, or as it is known in India, Renault India has received a makeover by German tuning company, LZParts, giving the SUV what the tuning company calls a more â€˜Admirableâ€™ stance. They have also revealed some images of their work, which you can see in the image gallery here.
The Second Womenâ€™s Forum Brazil is being held on June 17 and 18, 2013 at Grand Hyatt Hotel in SÃ£o Paulo. Renault and Nissan will be partners to this forum wherein a delegation of 29 Renault employees will take part in various discussions which will be held over this two day meeting.
Nissan Motor India, a 100% subsidiary of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., Japan, have announced that their new Sports Utility Vehicle, Nissan Terrano will be launched in Indian markets during the current financial year. Based on the existing Renault Duster, Nissan revealed the first official sketch of Terrano earlier this week. Which of the two do you think looks better?