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Mercedes Benz Malaysia launched a new variant of C Class called C 180 BlueEfficiency in a quiet fashion. The car popped up in the company’s website without any warning. The C 180 will be sold along with the C 200 and C 250 CGI variants and, as in India, are assembled locally in Malaysia. The C 180 misses out on features such as speed-sensitive steering, bi-xenon...

The Ford Fiesta facelift, sporting the Aston-Martin-inspired grille, has been caught testing in Brazil. Ford may introduce the Fiesta facelift in emerging markets such as Brazil and China, before heading into the recession-hit Europe. Ford has employed this strategy with the EcoSport, launching it in Brazil, and is likely to place the car in Chinese and Indian markets,...

The wait is finally over. Unofficially. Two photographs showing the 2013 Range Rover (codenamed L405) were leaked on to the world wild web today. It was scheduled to be revealed at the 2012 Paris Motor Show in late September and prior to the unveiling, Land Rover was expected to reveal the preliminary details and press photographs. We suspect these images belong to that...

Fiat 500XL = Fiat 500L + 2 jump seats. Yes, Fiat will add third row seats to the 500L revealed in Geneva this year. It creates a seven-seater version of the 500L which is aptly called 500XL. We don’t have an interior shot yet, but chances are the third row is not the best seat in the house as the car’s length is just 150mm longer than the 500L. According...

BMW testers were seen driving the wheels off the F30-based 3 Series GT at Germany’s Nurburgring test track. The car’s chassis was recently revealed by GermanCarForum sitting on an assembly line, which confirmed that the start of production of this crossover-like wagon is around the corner. The 3er GT is inspired by the 5 Series GT and is another way of presenting...

The Hyundai Elantra was launched this afternoon in New Delhi in a wide range of variants. Indian Autos Blog was the first to catch the car on Indian roads in November of last year. The Elantra was also caught undisguised in Chennai leading us to believe that the launch was only a few weeks away. Hyundai India is ready with post-launch plans to sell the new Elantra to...

Jaguar has released two new videos promoting its upcoming sportscar F-Type. The F-Type premieres at the 2012 Paris Motor Show in September. The F-Type and the new XJ Ultimate will make their way to India after the UK launch in 2013. The first video shows how a Jaguar F-Type is born. Ian Hoban, Vehicle Line Director, Jaguar, also makes a quick appearance and explains about...

India will finally get the Fluidic Elantra on the 13th August. That’s not headline news any longer. What certainly is, is a customized Hyundai Elantra will break cover in China, ten days later, on the 23rd of August. In China, the car will be called ‘Elantra Langdong,’ to differentiate from the older Elantras that are still in production by the Beijing-Hyundai...

Conquest Vehicles, a Toronto-based company, will launch its first unarmored luxury SUV – The Evade – in India by the end of 2012. The Evade is priced at a stonking Rs.3.2 crore, imported and distributed by The Magus Group. The Evade uses Ford’s wide F550 Super Duty chassis to support the aluminum and mild steel body. Its cabin is presented in a 2+2 limousine-style...

The 2013 Toyota Corolla (project A140), according to media reports that emerged in recent times, asked us to expect something different. Though we didn’t know what to expect, a recent report on Car Magazine SA claims the 2013 Toyota Corolla’s design will based on hints from the recently showcased NS4 plug-in hybrid concept and the China-specific Yundong...