McLaren has taken the wraps off the 570S Coupe, ahead of its official debut at the 2015 New York Motor Show. The 570S is the Woking-based manufacturer’s first ever sports car and marks the birth of a completely new McLaren ‘Sports Series’ lineup.
Bentley may launch a hardcore RWD Continental GT3 next year. This will be the second performance oriented model from VW- owned luxury car maker after the performance- oriented track spec Continental GT3-R that was launched last year.
Bookings for the Renault Lodgy have begun and one can put down their money for the French automaker’s MPV by paying Rs 50,000. It is expected to be launched within the next two months and will be offered in at least six variants and confirmed two engine output options.
Hyundai India has announced that it has the largest social media presence in the automotive segment. It has managed to gain over 5.5 million fans on Facebook and over 17.5 million views on YouTube.
Mahindra has introduced Blue Sense smartphone application for iOS users of the new Scorpio as well as the XUV500. This application is already available for Android phones along with the Windows users.
The cabin and head lamp design of the China-spec 2016 Audi A4 has been leaked. The pictures reveal a revised and slightly more minimalistic design for the cabin while the headlamp assembly gets more LEDs than the current car. The pictures also show some part of the new grille which, by the look of things is now more on the lines of what has been shown with the Q7 and TT coupe.
Ford is expected to launch four models for the Indian market this year. Out of this list we already know three cars which are the Figo Aspire sedan, Figo hatchback and the next generation Endeavour SUV. The fourth car is expected to be the Mustang Coupe which is being produced in RHD guise under the ‘One Ford’ programme’ for the first time in its 51-year history.
Land Rover has unveiled a new top-of-the line Range Rover SV Autobiography ahead of its official debut at the 2015 New York Motor Show. It has been created and conceived by the British SUV maker’s special vehicles division (hence the SV) and by the look of things is built on a made-to-order basis.
Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) has announced a few changes in the top brass of the company. Mr Katsushi Inoue has been appointed as the new president and CEO of HCIL while Mr Hiroyuki Shimizu will be the new senior VP and director of the company’s marketing and sales division.
Honda Cars India has flagged the fifth edition of the Drive to Discover rally with the Moblio. The flag off ceremony took place in Coimbatore.