News highlights of the day include Maruti, Bajaj, Ather, Hyundai and Fisker.
Maruti Vitara Brezza – The compact SUV has crossed 5 lakh sales milestone in the country since its launch in 2016. The Maruti Vitara Brezza sold 1 lakh units in the first 12 months of launch. The compact SUV is now getting a facelift very soon with mild cosmetic changes and new features.
Bajaj Chetak – The Indian bike maker’s first electric vehicle Bajaj Chetak is all set for its launch on 14th January. The price is expected to be under Rs. 1.50 lakhs. The initial batch will be sold in Pune and Bengaluru.
Ather 450X – Ather will introduce a more premium version of the 450 scooter which has been teased ahead of its launch. The e-scooter is called Ather 450X that will offer more performance, better connectivity and more intelligence. Pre-bookings for the special edition to begin soon.
Hyundai Tucson – Hyundai will introduce the facelifted Tucson at the upcoming 2020 Auto Expo. The SUV will get styling updates and more features. It will be offered with the same engine options but with BS6 compliance.
Motor Trivia – Did you know, the Tata Sierra was the first Indian car to have tachometer and it also came with twin rear wipers.
Comment of the day – The Dark Knight – “It’s Yamaha “MTK” just reverse the order.”