News highlights of the day include Datsun, Mahindra, Honda and Volkswagen.

Mahindra Alturas G4 Front
Mahindra Alturas BS6 version launched

Datsun – The Japanese carmaker has teased the new redi-GO facelift. The teaser image reveals the front fascia with larger grille, new headlamps, new DRLs and new wheel caps. The car will get a new BS6 compliant engine and will be launched soon after the lockdown is over.

Mahindra – Mahindra has updated the Alturas G4 with BS6 compliant engine and the pricing for the SUV starts from Rs. 28.69 lakhs (ex-showroom). There is an increase in price by around Rs. 1 lakh compared to the BS4 model.

Honda – Honda Car India has started online bookings platform ‘Honda from Home’. The digitised platform will help the prospective buyers with online bookings without having to visit the showrooms. Honda will deliver the car at home too. This service will be available across 263 cities in the country.

Volkswagen – The German carmaker is following the latest trend of digitisation. The company is accepting bookings online for Polo, Vento, T-Roc and Tiguan Allspace. This platform has integrated 137 dealerships and 117 service centres across the country.

Motor Trivia – Did you know, the first Porsche car in 1898 was electric.

Comment of the dayNishant Tanwar – “So Triumph Street Single is a possibility?”

Honda Jazz BS6 Teaser
Honda introduces online booking service in India