Anything On Wheels has caught the Hyundai i45 on test again, this time on the NH4. The i45 is sold as the Sonata worldwide. Hyundai India however could strategically use the i45 nameplate as the “i” brand in India is a runaway hit. Hyundai has sold two generations of the Sonata in India, both simply […]

Recently, we brought you an editorial on how incorrect position is hurting the Aria’s sales numbers. IAB has always maintained that the Aria will only be able to do well if the pricing was reduced by 3 lakh rupees. Now it seems that Tata Motors have taken our suggestion quite seriously. Our friends at GoaonWheels […]

Posted on Mar 8 2011 - 6:34am IST

The blogosphere was buzzing last year with the possibility of Kia Motors setting up shop in India. Unfortunately, Kia motors, Korea’s second largest auto company, clarified yesterday that it will not set up a shop in India. Kia Motors – Our hands are full right now. Currently we are not looking at India but concentrating […]

Recently news flurried from the Geneva that Mitsubishi will axe the EVO franchise on environmental concerns. But now Mitsubishi Motor Corporation (MMC) has sent an explanation email giving further details of their statement. Mitsubishi Motor Corporation (MMC) – The current model would continue until it is phased out in 2012/2013. We have kept the Lancer […]

International media is abuzz talking on the possible markets for the proposed Indica Vista EV. The company is ready with the product and is presently carrying out real world tests in Europe to see how the car copes with those conditions. German, French and Japanese companies have started arriving on the EV scene and Tata’s […]

Update – We have inserted the official shots of the new Verna expected in India by the end of April. The car is sold as the Accent in some parts of the world. Here in India, it will carry the Verna branding. As we draw closer to the launch of the new Hyundai Verna, spottings […]

Last month we reported that General Motors will showcase a Beat EV prototype in April for the Indian market that will set out to do what the defunct the Spark EV couldn’t. Talking to Business Standard newspaper, Karl Slym, MD of GM India has confirmed this development somewhat. He’s not mentioned the name or type […]

Maruti’s Kizashi sedan might have exceeded the sales targets, but Maruti’s not the one taking a back seat. Promotional plans have been drawn up and an advertisement campaign will be aired during the ongoing World Cup. Maruti has spent 8 crore rupees on the Ad campaign. Dentsu is the Ad agency. Maruti is presently airing […]