Jaguar Land Rover announced that the award-winning Range Rover Evoque will be added to its Pune manufacturing facility to support sales growth in the local market on March 24, 2015. This will be the fourth vehicle at the plant joining the Freelander 2, Jaguar XF and XJ at the Pune factory. Production at the Pune… continue reading.
The new MINI Cooper S was launched in India at an exclusive driving event held at Aamby Valley, Pune on March 16, 2015. The all India ex-showroom price of the new MINI Cooper S is INR 34,65,000 and is available at MINI dealerships across India as a CBU (Completely Built-Up) unit. Price prevailing at the… continue reading.
At the action-packed, rain-hit Season 2 T1 Prima Truck Racing held on March 14 and 15, 2015 at the Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida, Stuart Oliver of Team Castrol Vecton captured glory yet again. Starting second on the grid in Super Qualifying, he went on to clinch the title for the second time, in… continue reading.
Castrol Vecton RX Fuel Saver 10W-40, diesel engine oil co-engineered by Castrol India Limited and Tata Motors Limited, was launched on the side-lines of the T1 Prima Truck racing Championship at the Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida on March 16, 2015. This diesel engine oil is designed to increase the fuel efficiency of Tata trucks… continue reading.
General Motors India launched the MY 15 Chevrolet Captiva 2.2 premium Sport Utility Vehicle on March 16, 2015. It will continue to be offered both in manual (MT) and automatic (AT) versions. The ex-showroom Delhi price of MT will be Rs. 25,13,528/- and AT Rs. 27,36,192/- Commenting on the launch, Mr. Arvind Saxena, President and… continue reading.
Audi India celebrated Womens’s day by organizing the Audi Women’s Power Drive in New Delhi and Bengaluru on March 9, 2015. This was an exclusive program to give women auto enthusiasts a chance to experience the driving pleasure of the Audi range of cars. The women drivers got to experience luxury SUVs Audi Q3, Audi… continue reading.
Porsche Exclusive has introduced several new customisation options for the Cayenne, Macan and Panamera models. These include an elaborate Rear Seat Entertainment system for all four-door sports cars, a sports exhaust system for the Macan S Diesel as well as the Sport Classic wheel including wheel arch extenders for the Cayenne. The Porsche Communication Management… continue reading.
Car headlamp beams that are directed by the driver’s eyes? You read it right. What may still sound like science fiction fantasy in the United Nations’ International Year of Light is not all that far away from reality. Engineers at Opel are already busy developing automotive lighting for the day after tomorrow. With its eye-tracking… continue reading.
The first plug-in hybrid production car from the BMW core brand is a Sports Activity Vehicle. Permanent all-wheel drive and the BMW EfficientDynamics eDrive technology endow the BMW X5 xDrive40e with sensational sportiness and supreme poise on the one hand and outstanding efficiency on the other. With a total system output of 313bhp generated by… continue reading.
For 2016, the Nissan GT-R defends its position as one of the most striking supercars in the market today – with the addition of five horsepower (non-NISMO only), new 20-spoke wheels for the GT-R Premium and a limited-availability 45th Anniversary Gold Edition with special exterior paint color. The 45th Anniversary Gold Edition, built off of… continue reading.
The Regera was created as a luxury Megacar alternative to Koenigsegg’s traditional extreme lightweight race-like road cars. Even though the One:1 and the Agera RS have surprising levels of practicality, creature comforts and features, their primary focus is, and has always been, to be the overall fastest cars on the planet – around a racetrack… continue reading.
The new Porsche 911 GT3 RS once again blurs the boundary between road-going sports cars and race cars. It is equipped with the maximum degree of motorsport technology currently possible in a street-legal 911, yet retains supreme suitability for everyday driving. Extensive modifications to the drive system, aerodynamics and lightweight design enhance performance beyond that… continue reading.
It’s being described as a high-tech four-door coupe concept based on the MQB platform with a sleek design. Dr Heinz-Jakob Neusser, Volkswagen Brand Board Member for Development, explained the new Coupe Concept GTE for the Volkswagen brand: “This concept car is a breathtakingly dynamic coupé, destined to set standards in this class. Thanks to the… continue reading.
Volkswagen Pune Plant achieves its first ‘2018 target’ of ‘Think Blue. Factory.’ four years before time
Volkswagen Pune Plant, one of the 27 Volkswagen automotive manufacturing facilities worldwide, follows the ‘Think Blue. Factory.’ initiative to achieve environment-friendly manufacturing. Through this initiative, Volkswagen aims at reducing the impact of its manufacturing process on the environment by 25% per car globally through its participating facilities. While the program was adopted by Volkswagen globally… continue reading.
Isuzu Motors India Private Limited, a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors, Japan, one of the world’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturers, delivered 3 Isuzu D-Max Single Cab vehicles to Snowman Logistics, a leading integrated temperature controlled logistics service provider in the country. Powered by a 2499cc, 4-cylinder intercooled turbocharged diesel engine, the D-Max supports the need for… continue reading.