Hyundai Verna facelift, Skoda Superb, Nissan 370Z, Rolls Royce Ghost II, Honda Amaze CNG – IAB Retrospect
Posted on: Feb 16, 2015 - 11:59am IST
Through IAB Retrospect, we present to you the previous week’s updates from the automotive industry in a short and simple two-part article series. Every picture has a brief description below it, and in order to read an article in detail, please click on the respective picture.
1. Hyundai Verna facelift reviews
The Hyundai Verna facelift now gets a new look front fascia, refreshed rear end, and slightly updated features list. Available in both petrol and diesel engines, the car remains largely similar to its previous iteration in terms of mechanicals.
Hyundai will launch the vehicle on February 18, and the updated prices will be announced then.
2. 2016 Skoda Superb teased
It appears that Skoda has made a point of not letting the excitement for the upcoming 2016 Skoda Superb go away. Thanks to regular teaser pictures (and spyshots), the car has managed to stay in news for a very long time. Now, ahead of its unveiling on February 17, the company released another set of pictures that show the headlamps and grille, and the top profile of the flagship sedan. It will eventually be showcased at the Geneva Motor Show next month.
3. Nissan 370Z Nismo
Nissan has showcased the Nissan 370Z Nismo Roadster Concept at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. The design study shows what the roadster version of the 370Z coupe will look like if put into production. Powering the vehicle is a 350 hp 3.7-litre V6 engine, which comes mated to an automatic gearbox.
4. Rolls Royce Ghost Series II launch
Rolls Royce launched the Ghost Series II in Chennai at a price of INR 4.5 crore. The 5.57 meter long car is powered by a 6.6-litre V12 engine that makes 563 hp and 780 Nm of power. The vehicle will be made-to-order, and can be ordered from any of the 6 dealerships in India.
5. Honda Amaze CNG
The Honda Amaze CNG was launched at INR 5.99 lakhs, which doesn’t include the INR 54,315 endorsement charge. Powered by a 1.2-litre i-VTEC, the vehicle will have its CNG kit installed at Honda dealerships. It’s offered with a 2-year standard warranty.