Talking exclusively to IndianAutosBlog.com during the Nissan Innovation Drive in Noida last week, Jerry Hardcastle, Nissan’s vice-president for vehicle design and development said the company isn’t rebadging every Renault or Nissan product in India. Renault’s rebadged Nissan Micra, Pulse, is touching down at the Auto Expo next month. He said a few commercial...

A new genre in the Indian auto industry is about to form with the launch of the Renault Duster. The mini SUV market, once a celebrated space with the Gypsy, has been neglected by car companies until recently. Renault has disclosed plans to honor the need for an urban UV with the Duster in mid-2012. This could lead to an avalanche effect and by the time you know it, every...