MotorBeam Daily News Roundup – 12th October
News highlights of the day include TVS, Renault, Royal Enfield And Suzuki.
TVS – The Indian two-wheeler maker has crossed a huge milestone today. The TVS Apache series has crossed 4 million global sales mark. It was launched in 2005 with a sporty appeal in the market. Now, the Apache series has a range of models on offer in different categories including TVS Apache RTR 160, 160 4V, 180, 200 4V and RR 310. To celebrate this milestone, TVS has created the “Longest Chequered Flag” spanning a length of 957 feet.
Renault – Festive season is here and it’s that time of the year when you can save big. Renault is offering a huge discount of up to Rs. 1 lakh. The discount includes cash bonus, exchange bonus, loyalty discount, corporate discount, etc. The Kwid is also available for a discount of up Rs. 49,000/- while the Triber is available for benefits of up to Rs. 39,000/-.
Royal Enfield – The Indian bike maker has introduced the Himalayan in Philippines. It is priced at PHP 299,000 (Rs. 4.51 lakhs). The bike gets updated with new colours including Lake Blue, Rock Red and Gravel Gray. Updated features include switchable ABS and hazard switch. In a bid to expand their global presence, Royal Enfield is pushing their exports business of late with refreshed products and new products in the pipeline.
Suzuki – This festive season Suzuki is offering free accessories with their scooters and motorcycles. Buyers can get free accessories worth Rs. 1500/- with scooters and Rs. 3000/- with motorcycles. This offer is only available while booking the products online.
Motor Trivia – Did you know, the DMC DeLorean has a stainless steel body.
Comment of the day – Ankith Rai – “Micro SUV? Soon manufacturers will introduce entry-level Hatchbacks as SUV Lite.”