Maruti Suzuki India Limited, largest producer of four wheelers in India, has issued recall of old versions of Swift, Ritz hatchbacks and Dzire compact sedan to inspect and repair wiring harness kit.
Volkswagen AG is planning to deploy SEAT into India aiming at budget car segment dominated by Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai. If the plan works well on paper, SEAT could be introduced in the country by 2018. Right now SEAT is the only brand left to be established in India from Volkswagen AG’s stable.
Proton Iriz Compact Car launched in Malaysia recently has highly competitive crash test rating from ASEAN NCAP. Videos of Proton Iriz hatchback performing crash tests are released by the same institution.
When it comes to being a club fan, there’s many ways of showing support. While most will settle for club colours, one fan has taken his support to the roads. Kolkata’s Sumit Shaw bought his Hyundai i20 Asta in 2010.
Skoda Auto India sustained huge losses with Fabia premium hatchback in India and was forced to discontinue the model last year. It was believed that 2015 Skoda Fabia, set to premiere soon at 2014 Paris Motor Show, will be launched in India next year, but the company has recently hinted that Fabia nameplate is a goner for good in Indian market.
Much awaited Proton Iriz Compact Car (PCC) is launched in Malaysia at starting price of RM42,000 (Rs. 7.92 lakhs approx). The Global Small Car (GSC) will chiefly rival Perodua Myvi in Malaysia, similar superminis when it is launched in international markets.
Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 facelift units are piling up at Manesar plant indicating it will be launched soon. Alto K10 AMT and CNG models are confirmed; a total of 4 variants is expected, features of each are listed.
General Motors India today launched the new Chevrolet Sail hatchback and sedan for a price between Rs 4.41 and Rs 6.81 lakh, and Rs 5.19 and Rs 7.64 lakh, repectively. Prices are ex-showroom, New Delhi.