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Datsun Go ‘Cross’ to be unveiled on January 18

HIGHLIGHTS The production model will be called ‘Cross’ instead of ‘Go Cross’ The car will be based on the company’s existing platform while there will be significant tweaks in the design It will be showcased in India at the upcoming Auto Expo this year in February The aggressive headlamp will feature projector beam and LED daytime running lights Nissan Motor ... Read More »

New car launches in January 2018

As we inch closer to the end of this year and look back on all the good times, car enthusiasts in particular will look forward to five new car launches which are due for launch in January 2018. The upcoming car list for January includes – Datsun Redi-GOAMT, Lamborghini Urus, Lexus LS, Audi Q5 and the Range Rover Velar. Interestingly, the New Year will begin a ... Read More »

New car sales fall 10.4% in 2017 as used imports surge

Volkswagen remains the most popular new car brand with 13,829 registrations in 2017. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg via Getty Images New car sales were down 10.43 per cent in 2017, to 131,356, with weaker sterling driving a significant rise in used imports. While there was a fall in new car registrations, used imports rose 29.52 per cent to 93,454 last year. ... Read More »

Honda to Roll Out 6 New Cars Over Next 3 Years

Representative Image :Honda Logo. (Photo: Siddharth Safaya/News18.com) Japanese car maker Honda buoyed by strong growth in the domestic market has planned to roll out six new launches over the next three years, a top official said yesterday. During the period April-October 2017, the company witnessed a 17 percent rise in sales as compared to last year. “Honda Cars India Ltd ... Read More »

Cars Are Meant To Be Driven

Images: Kulu Motorcar Inc. A few days ago, this 1972 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV was brought to my attention. What made the car remarkable wasn’t the fact that Lamborghini made so few Miuras and seeing one in this beautiful color scheme was an absolute treat. No, it was that the seller, Kulu Motorcar Inc., wrote on its listing that it only had ... Read More »

As India moves towards premium cars, can Dzire topple Alto?

This could be the year when the proverbial cookie in the domestic car industry crumbled. Over the last three months, India’s largest selling car for well over a decade, Maruti Alto, has been outsold by stable-mate Dzire. In the diminutive mini car’s long reign at the top, this has happened for the first time ever. As a budget-oriented value for money car, ... Read More »

UK Car Production Falls in September, Again

  Imported cars are parked in a storage area at Sheerness port, Sheerness, Britain, October 24, 2017. (Photo: Reuters) British car production fell 4.1 percent in September from the same month a year earlier, a fifth decline in six months that adds to signs of faltering consumer and business confidence. Exports, accounting for 80 percent of total output, fell 1.1 ... Read More »

This is Audi’s first official Formula E car

This multi-coloured projectile is Audi’s new Formula E car, marking the German manufacturer’s first steps as an official manufacturer team in the electric racing championship. Unveiled at Audi Sport’s racing HQ at Neuberg in Germany, the car is called the e-tron FE04. The e-tron part of the name is Audi’s now-established brand name for electrified powertrains – an electric road ... Read More »

Solar-Powered Family Car Hailed As ‘The Future’. Here’s Why

Dutch car ‘Nuna 9’ was competing in against slick, single-seat aerodynamic vehicles (AFP) ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA: A futuristic Dutch family car that not only uses the sun as power but supplies energy back to the grid was hailed as “the future” Sunday as the World Solar Challenge wrapped up. The innovative bi-annual contest, first run in 1987, began in Darwin a ... Read More »

Toyota seeking to halve Japan car models as domestic market shrinks

 Toyota Motor Corp is aiming to halve the number of car models it sells at home by 2025, a person briefed on the matter said – the second time this month that a Japanese automaker has emerged with plans to sharply scale back in a shrinking domestic market. Car sales in Japan have been on a declining trend for more ... Read More »