An Mk7 Volkswagen Golf has been spotted on test in Pimpri, near Pune. The car, a left-hand drive model, is a lower spec Bluemotion petrol variant which, by the look of it has been imported to India for global component testing.
Yesterday we brought you the news about Volkswagen’s highly awaited Polo GTI coming to India and it had us quite intrigued. The high-performance hatch will hit the showrooms sometime next year amid loud cheers from the enthusiasts; however, we have some bad news to add to the table. The Polo GTI, in all probability, could cost upwards of Rs 20 lakh in case Volkswagen India decides to bring it here via the fully imported route.
We recently closed the chapter on one of the most versatile long-term cars to enter the CarWale garage. It has been a rather crazy four months with the Honda Mobilio and in that time we managed to achieve quite a bit with it.
Mahindra is offering the XUV500 automatic for prices starting at Rs 15.53 lakh (ex-Delhi). The company was planning the move for a while, but was waiting for the new six-speed transmission from Aisin AW of Japan. Here is a quick download on the XUV500 AT and our first impressions from a short spin inside the Mahindra facility.