Jaguar XF 2.2 Executive, Mercedes GLE Coupe, Tata Bolt, Jaguar XE Estate, Audi A3 Cabriolet – IAB Retrospect
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 part 1 of our compilation of significant developments in the auto industry last week. Click on the images to read the respective articles.
1. Jaguar XF 2.2 Executive
The XF 2.2 Executive has been launched in India INR 45.12 lakhs (ex-showroom Mumbai, pre-Octroi). The new variant slots below the Luxury variant.
2. Mercedes GLE Coupe
The Mercedes GLE Coupe based on the GLE (formerly known as the M Class) has been revealed ahead of its global premiere at NAIAS 2015 in January. The stylish SUV coupe will go head on against the BMW X6.
3. Tata Bolt
The Tata Bolt is getting ready to follow the Zest in turning around the automaker’s fortunes in the domestic market. Here is Indian Autos Blog’s take on the 1.2-litre Revotron turbo petrol variant of the hatchback. The Bolt is packed up to the brim with features.
4. Jaguar XE Estate
Jaguar has planned new variants of the XE but is tight lipped about the details. One fairly obvious variant would be the Estate and here is our in-house designer’s rendering of the car.
5. Audi A3 Cabriolet
The A3 Cabriolet has been launched in India at INR 44.75 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi). Unlike its sedan sibling which is assembled in India, the Cabriolet is imported as a CBU.