Category Archives: Small cars

Mahindra to enter small car segment by 2013 with 3 products

Mahindra and Mahindra, after tasting success in selling its utility vehicles in the urban market, may soon foray into the small car business, reports NDTV Profit. Mahindra is planning to invest around Rs. 1000 crore to expand its automobile business

Exclusive Rendering – Hyundai’s global small car

Hyundai's new small car is codenamed "GB" according to reports and will be introduced in petrol and diesel formats. A 800cc sub-60hp engine will be the base model spec, which will cost roughly U.S $3,000. Hyundai's new global small car will be sold

Rendering – Fiat Topolino

The earlier rendering of the Fiat Topolino showed its strong connection to the Fiat 500. The new rendering of the Fiat's low cost city car for Europe and Asia brings small cars like the Toyota iQ and Ford Fiesta into the equation. Measuring 3.15 metres

India will be Honda’s launch pad for global compact car

Honda's global compact car expected to make a debut by 2011 will be positioned below the existing entry-level car, the Honda Jazz. Now, reports have made this fact concrete - India will give rise to Honda's new small car. India was the obvious choice

Skoda $8000 small car in India by 2011

"The VW board has decided to step on the gas to roll out two small cars - one from the VW stable and another from Skoda - over the next 24-30 months. The technology for the cars have been finalised and now product development is underway"- Thomas Kuehl,

Rendering- Hyundai’s $3,000 car

Hyundai has for the past few years been quietly working on a hatchback that will be placed under the Santro to fulfill the growing needs of developing countries such as India. Autobild has re-created the car on a photo editor, and it doesn't look all

Gordon Murray’s T.25 just weeks away

The revolutionary T.25 that we had featured a few days ago, is just a few weeks away. The car which aims to revolutionize the way we drive will be shown for the first time as a prototype very soon.

Five star rating for Toyota iQ at Euro NCAP

The Toyota IQ, Japan's answer to the Mini, Fiat 500 and the Smart has scored an amazing overall score of 79 percent at the recently conducted Euro NCAP crash test.

Fiat will source parts for low cost car from India

The Italian Auto major -FIAT has said that India will play an important role in the launch of FIAT's low cost car brand which is expected by year 2010. Earlier, Fiat had plans of confining the low cost brand to the European markets. Now though, FIAT

Tata Nano Showcased at ‘Vibrant Gujarat’ Summit

At the 4th Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors' Summit (VGGIS) 2009, held on 12th & 13th January 2009 at Science City, Ahmedabad, the 'World's Cheapest Car' - Tata Nano was on display- in a bid to manifest one of its greatest achievements (by being home