Ferrari, the revered Italian performance car maker, has opened its first dealership Select Cars in Delhi. The prancing horse has been inclined to explore the growing Indian luxury sports car market for quite some time now and this can be taken as the first step towards catering to the Indian automotive enthusiasts.
In line with the ongoing inquiry over emissions of Volkswagen diesel engines, National Green Tribunal has issued a notice to Volkswagen India, along with the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Ministry of Environment with a hearing scheduled on December 23. NGT is hearing a plea seeking a ban on manufacturing and sales of VW vehicles for allegedly flouting emission norms.
It’s a modern take on the classic Volkswagen Beetle ‘The people’s car’. When launched way back in 1938 in Germany, this car was meant to provide a fast, yet affordable means of transportation with running costs mirroring that of a motorcycle. Little did Ferdinand Porsche (who developed the Beetle) know that over time it will turn into such an icon . Volkswagen sold the type 1 Beetle for over six decades till 2002, managing to sell a total of over 21 million units making it the fourth most successful brand in car history.
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.