MotorBeam Daily News Roundup – 2nd November
News highlights of the day include Ather, MG Motor, Hyundai and Fuel.
Ather – The electric scooter maker has introduced full payment option for Ather 450 Plus and Ather 450X in Bengaluru and Chennai. The electric scooters are available with multiple finance options to boost the sales. Ather ensures that the scooters will be delivered within three weeks of payment.
MG Motor – Their latest flagship MG Gloster is sold out for this year. MG Motor has gathered 2000 bookings for the Gloster in India within three weeks of launch. The premium SUV competes with the likes of Toyota Fortuner, Ford Endeavour and Mahindra Alturas.
Hyundai – The South Korean carmaker is about to launch the much awaited new generation Hyundai i20 in India on 5th November. We imagine a convertible version of the premium hatchback. Tell us in the comments section what are your thoughts about this render.
Fuel – Petrol and diesel sales exceed pre-COVID-19 levels in India in October 2020. Diesel sales rose 6.6 percent year-on-year while petrol sales increased by 4 percent.
Motor Trivia – Did you know, Mercedes-Maybach GLS is the first ever Mercedes SUV to have a Mercedes star on the top of the hood.
Comment of the day – Shuvamg007 – “What can I say. If they partner with Bajaj to manufacture it locally to price it below 6 lacs, Imma buy it with my eyes closed.”