German luxury carmaker Audi reported a sale of 1,050 units in the year 2008, a three-fold rise compared with the sale of 349 units in the previous year. The company posted over two-fold rise in sales in December last year at 76 units against 31 units in the year-ago period, Audi India said in a … Read More
PSA Peugeot Citroen is charting a quiet re-entry into India. The e34.6-billion French auto major is interested in both sourcing components as well as setting up a production base in India, said a company official. Peugeot Citroen is among the few global automobile companies that does not have a full-scale presence in India yet.
Reva Electric Car Company (RECC), manufacturer of India’s first electric car, and Reliance digital, the consumer durables and IT arm of Reliance Retail, will partner to sell Reva electric cars at the Reliance Digital outlets, top officials of both the companies said. Bangalore-based RECC said the tie-up with Reliance digital targets technology and gadget buyers.
The much awaited Nissan GT-R SpecV has arrived. Nissan claim the SpecV offers race car levels of performance in a street legal vehicle. The body mods consist of a carbon fiber rear spoiler, grille and brake ducts, along with an exclusive Ultimate Black Opal paint job. On the inside, the front seats are set of … Read More
The Toyota Corolla Altis achieved a 42% market share in the premium mid-sized car segment during the last four months of 2008. The car’s sales touched a peak of 2,031 units in September 2008 and between September and December 2008, its sales grew 102% compared with the same period in 2007.
The Audi R8 V10 uses cutting edge all-LED design. Of course we all know efficient LEDs will eventually find their way into every automobile, but the Audi R8 V10 takes the prize for being the first commercial vehicle to sport LEDs in everything. Headlights, running lights, turn signals, you name it there’s an LED shining … Read More
Hyundai Motor America has announced an unprecedented program to protect consumers in this uncertain economic environment. Hyundai is providing a complimentary vehicle return program for the first year on every new Hyundai that is financed or leased for owners who experience an involuntary loss of income within 12 months of the purchase date.
The Honda City has been selling very well but the only flaw Honda cars in India have is, that they come only with a petrol powerplant. However Honda says a diesel city is on the cards. Honda India has confirmed that it is developing a small displacement turbodiesel engine, that can power the Honda City … Read More
The Indian unit of General Motors Corp will raise its car prices by 1-2% from 9th January to cover rising costs, but does not expect the market to improve in the first half of 2009. The price rises were to cover input costs and the impact of the weakening of the rupee last year, P … Read More