Mitsubishi is planning an offensive in the Indian market and leading the fightback could be this next generation Colt with 1.0- and 1.2-liter petrol engines. Mitsubishi could manufacture this car in India in the next two years and by doing so step into the most important segment – the compact car segment that’s seeing new […]

Posted on Feb 11 2011 - 4:33am IST

Financial Chronicle reported Ford will introduce the new Fiesta saloon (European Fiesta) in the Indian market during June-July 2011. The new Fiesta has been spied testing near Ford’s Chennai factory and the hatchback is also rumored to be in the pipeline for India. Michael Boneham, president & managing director, Ford India – We are going […]

Posted on Feb 10 2011 - 4:40pm IST

If there is one engine that Indian manufacturers just love to put in their cars in a no-questions-asked fashion, it has to be Fiat’s Multijet engine. The engine is so popular in India that Fiat has sold more Multijet engines in India than its cars. A major portion of Fiat’s revenues in India comes from […]

Ford has announced a “Euro focused” small car will be presented at the Geneva Motor Show next month. This small car will not be sold in the US, but we have a hunch that it will arrive in India sooner or later. This will be Ford’s “groundbreaking all-new vehicle” for the European market. There are […]

General Motors will launch the Beat LPG along with the SMARTECH engine in Mumbai tomorrow. The SMARTECH is the upgraded 1.2-liter petrol engine, which GM claims provides higher fuel economy and suits our usage better while retaining the same displacement, power and torque. Features of SMARTECH engine Vacuum activated Port deactivation that improves low-end torque […]

Posted on Feb 10 2011 - 7:08am IST

The Volkswagen Passat CC is a four door coupe model designed to offer the practicality of a sedan. The suffix CC stands for Comfort Coupé. If the Passat loyalist requires an upmarket sedan, he need not look elsewhere. Volkswagen India will introduce the regular Passat in the coming months and along with it will come […]

Currently, the hottest growing segment in India is certainly the ‘Small Car’ segment. Right from the Koreans to the Japanese, everyone is busy building small cars for India. The segment itself grew by around 30% over the previous year which is absolutely phenomenal considering the volumes involved in this segment are very high. All this […]

What better way to celebrate Valentine day than to welcome the finest Offroader from the Mercedes family. Mercedes Benz India will launch the iconic G Wagon in India on Monday 14th February G-Wagen (short for Geländewagen which means a cross-country vehicle) is not your typical Mercedes. To put it in simple words, it is like […]