Tag Archives: Nano

Do we require exclusive showrooms for Tata Nano?

If Big Bazaar and Westside were not enough, Tata is planning to open exclusive showrooms just for the Nano. Tata Motors spokesperson told PTI - We are exploring appointing full fledged dealerships only for the Tata Nano in small towns The company

Would you buy a Tata Nano from the local supermarket?

Ratan Tata’s dream child – the Tata Nano hasn’t quite dominated the market as one expected. Heck, it hasn’t even challenged the supremo Maruti Alto in that segment. Sure, the Singur event, the fire controversies, manufacturing & delivery

Breaking – Touchy Tata Nano TV Ad out on Youtube

The Tata Nano certainly needs a touchy-feely advertisement to bring it back into our minds. The tagline "Key to your happiness" is apt for the Nano which is facing a tough time in our market. Its features and Indian family-oriented design is reflected

Tata Nano bookings to commence on August 15?

Image (Tata Nano Europa) for illustrative purpose only Autocar India reports Tata Motors will reopen bookings for the Tata Nano nationwide on August 15. Bookings have been declared open on August 3rd in Kerala predicting strong demand for this car

Random Thoughts – Tata Nano

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 the Nano. Honestly, before I saw the car, I was one

Tata would deliver 60,000 Nanos by July next year

Tata Motors says it will deliver up to 60,000 units of the ultra-cheap Nano, by July 2010, Touted as the world's cheapest car, the Nano is getting its passport prepared to wade international waters after the mother plant Sanand reaches completion. Ratan

Tata Motors allots land to Nano parts vendors in Sanand

Tata Motors has just decided to allot land to its 55-odd Nano parts vendors at Sanand in Gujarat. The vendors have been asked to set up facilities by October so that the Nano can roll out from the Sanand factory by Jan 2010. A Tata spokesperson said “More

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

More Information on Fiat low cost brand

Autocar UK has published a post giving more information on Fiat's low cost brand for developing countries like ours. The website says the low cost car will come with a "super frugal 2-cylinder engine" but nothing about the displacement or power is

West Bengal: Chinese move in, Germans step out!

First Automobile Works Ltd, a Chinese company, is ready to invest in West Bengal along with an Indo-Russian Joint Venture, Ural India Ltd. Ural India is a joint venture between Uralaz of Russia and Kolkata based Mitijug group. They plan to launch heavy

Tata Motors to embark on Eco car project in Thailand

This car will will meet all emission and safety requirements Tata Motors is in the final stages of making yet another big investment on a new and welcomed innovation- A eco car for the citizens of Thailand The BOI (Board of Investments) of Thailand had

Chinese Copy cars- The newest joining the pack

Before reading this article, why not read Chinese Copy Cars part 1? The Chinese market is often called ‘The Gray Market’, simply because of their stunning replicas. Here we have two cars as examples. But hey! These are very good copies of

Might be true- Tata Nano unlikely to roll out in 2008

Tata recently said that the Nano would be launched on Ratan Tata’s birthday December 28. But Tata is now  struggling to start Nano’s production at its Pantnagar plant in Uttarakhand (48,000 units capacity). Tata has already made arrangements