Written by Anish

  • Ford Figo - Prices Announced [update]

    Ford Figo - Prices Announced [update]

    Anish | 09/03/2010 - 07:47
    Ford Figo - Let the game begin UPDATE - PRESS RELEASE ADDED AFTER THE BREAK Ford India today announced the prices for Ford Figo variants. The base version for the Petrol is available at Rs. 3.49..
  • IAB Drive - BMW 330i

    IAB Drive - BMW 330i

    Anish | 08/03/2010 - 10:41
    The BMW 330i is powerful, but slightly cramped IAB drove the BMW 330i. We saw the word "Joy" all over the BMW dealership and were hoping the car lives up to it. We did not have this car for long and..
  • Recall list grows- Suzuki, Nissan and Daihatsu

    Recall list grows- Suzuki, Nissan and Daihatsu

    Anish | 01/03/2010 - 07:20
    Suzuki Every - Air con problems could cause fire Barely few days after IAB remarked that more recalls are expected (Read - Now Hyundai recall the Sonata in US and Korea), the industry appears to be..
  • Now Hyundai recall the Sonata in US and Korea

    Now Hyundai recall the Sonata in US and Korea

    Anish | 25/02/2010 - 05:44
    YF Sonata - recalled in US and Korea If there is one word, we are getting used to lately, it is "Recall". Hyundai is the latest. Yesterday, Hyundai have recalled 47300 Sonata's in Korea and US...
  • A-Star recalled to arrest fuel leakage problem

    A-Star recalled to arrest fuel leakage problem

    Anish | 24/02/2010 - 11:50
    Suzuki A-Star - fuel system forces recall Joining the recall wagon is our own Maruti Suzuki and the problem is with the A-Star manufactured in India. IAB earlier carried a post in December 09 of the..
  • Toyota focused on customer service in US

    Toyota focused on customer service in US

    Anish | 21/02/2010 - 14:21
    Toyota Camry - causing more problems for Toyota in US Toyota is completely focused on customer service in the US. That is definitely good. Providing the best customer service is key to growth and..
  • Honda studying small diesel engine for India

    Honda studying small diesel engine for India

    Anish | 19/02/2010 - 18:56
    Honda City - Deserve a diesel heart Some good news for Indians who have been waiting for a diesel car from Honda. The company is conducting studies to develop a diesel engine for Indian market. Let..
  • BMW recalls 2010 X5 and X6 in US

    BMW recalls 2010 X5 and X6 in US

    Anish | 19/02/2010 - 18:01
    BMW X6 - 2010 models recalled in US It appears that Toyota and Honda are not alone in the recall game. Joining the bandwagon is the premium car maker BMW. The company has intimated the National..
  • GM talks strategy and new cars (incl Chevy SUV by 2010 end)

    GM talks strategy and new cars (incl Chevy SUV by 2010 end)

    Anish | 18/02/2010 - 11:45
    Chevy Cruze - 300 Series Platform fueling growth for GM India If we talk of growing trends, here is one that certainly happening. Car makers appear to be targeting tier II and tier III markets. We..
  • New CEO for Tata Motors - wants 100 days

    New CEO for Tata Motors - wants 100 days

    Anish | 18/02/2010 - 10:45
    Carl-Peter Forster - Group CEO, Tata Motors Tata Motors has appointed Mr. Carl-Peter Forster as new CEO of the group. Mr. Forster will be in charge of overall Tata Motors operations including Jaguar..
  • Ford India expands dealer network

    Ford India expands dealer network

    Anish | 18/02/2010 - 09:50
    Figo to be next growth engine for Ford Ford India has opened 28 new dealership across India. With these additions, Ford currently has 164 dealer across 97 cities in India. Michael Boneham,..
  • Toyota Corolla India - Worse times?

    Toyota Corolla India - Worse times?

    Anish | 18/02/2010 - 04:44
    Toyota Corolla Altis sold in India Ok, we are so near to hearing the worst news for the automotive world.  Toyota is very close to announcing a recall of the Corolla in US, which is plagued by steeri..
  • Busy times for GM India

    Busy times for GM India

    Anish | 17/02/2010 - 14:58
    The Chevrolet Beat keeping GM India busy These are busy times for GM India. The company has announced that it would introduce a second shift at its Talegaon plant to meet the order book of Chevrolet..
  • Scoop - Ford Fiesta hatchback testing in India (Video)

    Scoop - Ford Fiesta hatchback testing in India (Video)

    Anish | 15/02/2010 - 20:06
    Here's one we are closely following - the Ford Fiesta Hatchback. This is a five door hatch back that will soon be launched in North America (US and Canada). However, it is possible that this car..
  • Random Thoughts - Tata Nano

    Random Thoughts - Tata Nano

    Anish | 15/02/2010 - 13:47
    Tata Nano could teach school students driving manners and safety as it is easily accessible True, the dream has become a reality. Kudos, to Mr. Ratan Tata and team, it is a great achievement to see..
  • Random Thoughts - Is Toyota going backwards?

    Random Thoughts - Is Toyota going backwards?

    Anish | 15/02/2010 - 12:58
    The series of recalls recently will divert Toyota's attention towards earlier cars If you list out some of the reasons for an auto company to grow and sustain growth - Quality, new car development..
  • Renault to produce cars and set up own dealer network

    Renault to produce cars and set up own dealer network

    Anish | 10/02/2010 - 09:14
    Could the revamped, adapted Logan be produced in Renault's Chennai facility? Could we see a repeat of the Ford - M&M JV? Possibly. In my opinion, M&M should be on its own. They are..
  • Random Thoughts - Prius making money in India

    Random Thoughts - Prius making money in India

    Anish | 10/02/2010 - 04:26
    The new Toyota Prius was Japan's best selling vehicle and one of our favorites The update is that Toyota will not be making a loss on the Prius in India. This is not exactly a "breaking news", but ..