Mahindra has launched the new generation Scorpio with an automatic gearbox, at Rs 13.13 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The two new variants are based on the top of the line S10 variant of the Scorpio, and are available with the six-speed automatic gearbox in either two-wheel-drive or four-wheel-drive guise.
Maruti Suzuki’s upcoming premium hatchback, internally called YRA, has been spotted undergoing altitude testing in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. One of test mules seemed to be an entry-level version of the hatchback, as it sported basic black steel wheels instead of alloy wheels.
A mysterious new test mule of the Hyundai Elite i20 has been spotted testing in Europe. As the i20 is still a new car in Europe, we think that this test mule might be a prototype of the upcoming performance-oriented version of the premium hatchback, expected to be christened i20 Turbo.
Mitsubishi has announced that it will cease production at its facility in Normal, Illinois and will import cars into the US from its plants in Japan and Thailand. The company has said that the move to cease production comes on the back of dwindling output.
Toyota is likely to replace its 3.0-litre V6 petrol engine in the Camry with a smaller capacity four-cylinder turbocharged engine. The mill is the 2.0-litre unit found in the new Lexus IS 200t that made its debut earlier this year.
Volkswagen Finance India Private Limited has appointed Andreas Kutzner as their new CEO and managing director.
Looks like Volkswagen is interested in two wheels too. The German automaker has unveiled their latest creation – the Last Mile Surfer electric scooter.
With the upcoming Figo Aspire creating quite a buzz, Ford seems to have started the promotion of the upcoming Figo hatchback. Parked alongside the Figo Aspire compact sedans, two Figo hatchbacks were recently photographed at a dealership in Rajasthan, giving us an early glimpse of the car ahead of its launch in the country.
Renault is celebrating four years in India, this July, and now they have chosen actor Ranbir Kapoor as their brand ambassador. This is part of their strategy to usher in their next phase of growth in the country.