IAB Retrospect – Maruti Alto K10, Mercedes G-Code Concept, EICMA, Audi TT, Volvo V60 Cross Country
Nithyanandh K, As a toddler, those wheeled machinery fascinated me even before I knew what they’re called as! So here I'm, petrolhead by birth, Mechanical engineer by qualification and automotive reporter by profession!
Here is the part 1 of our compilation of the world’s top automotive events that took place this week. Click on the images to go to the respective articles.
1. New Maruti Alto K10
The new Maruti Alto K10 has been launched at INR 3.06 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi). The hatchback gets a complete exterior and interior design revamp. The 1.0-litre three-cylinder petrol engine has been retained but it gains an AMT (automated manual transmisssion) option.
2. Mercedes G-Code Concept
The G-Code Concept previews a compact crossover SUV that would have Asian mega cities as its target market. In terms of dimensions the G-Code is smaller than the GLA.
3. EICMA 2014
Indian Autos Blog has covered the 100th edition of the EICMA comprehensively. Starting from the new Yamaha R1, Kawasaki Ninja H2, to the India-bound Benelli BN251, all there is to know about the show is here with detailed image galleries.
4. 2015 Audi TT
Slated to be launched next year, the 2015 Audi TT sportscar continues to test in India. The car is based on the MQB platform and is packed with technology.
5. Volvo V60 Cross Country
Volvo has unveiled the V60 Cross Country ahead of its first public appearance at the LA Auto Show. The soft crossover is basically the V60 with a rough road package.