Earlier this month, Mercedes-Benz introduced its S600 S Guard for all-round protection from armed violence. Now, another German luxury automaker has announced a new armoured vehicle. The automaker in question is BMW and the vehicle it has unveiled is the new X5 Security Plus.
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Volkswagen showcased the NMC (New Mid-size Coupe) earlier this year at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. Since then, the car has been actively doing rounds in the Chinese media. The car, in fact, has been developed specifically for China and is designed to appeal to those who fancy a sporty looking sedan.
Mercedes-Benz India has joined hands with few luxury brands in India to introduce LuxeFest 2014. The German car manufacturer has tied up with JW Marriott, Swiss International Airlines and Carl F Bucherer to offer goodies to various customers.
Last month, Volkswagen India launched the facelifted Polo with prices starting at Rs 4.99 lakh for the base-spec variant. During the time of the launch, the German carmaker had announced that it will introduce facelifted versions of the Cross Polo, the GT TSI and the GT TDI by September this year. But according to a few reports, deliveries of the Polo GT TSI have commenced already.
Hyundai has launched the Xcent compact sedan in the Nepali market for 24,96,000 NPR (Rs 15.5 lakh). It is available in three variants and with a single engine option. The car is manufactured at the South Korean auto maker’s Chennai plant and exported to the hill nation.
Mahindra Reva has launched a new premium variant of its electric car, the Reva, at Rs 5.72 lakh (on-road Delhi). This new variant comes with an extended range of 120kms and electric power steering.
Porsche India has announced the launch of a new special edition version of its flagship SUV – the Cayenne. Called the Cayenne Diesel Platinum Edition, this exclusive new version stands out from the rest of the range with its carrara white paint finish and a wider range of standard equipment.
Honda Cars India has met with quite a bit of success with their compact sedan, the Amaze. The car recently crossed the one lakh sales milestone and the car still enjoys a good demand in our country. This demand is expected to go up with the upcoming festive season and the manufacturer plans to cater to these demands by maximising its production.
The Ford EcoSport is constantly achieving new landmarks in the Indian market ever since its launch. As the festive season is approaching, the demand of the EcoSport has again increased. In order to keep up with the increasing demand, Ford has decided to ramp up the production of the car. The company also plans to start a third shift at their Chennai plant.
The MLC is Mercedes' answer to the BMW X6, and it has been caught undergoing the 'hot and dry' cycle of testing in Death Valley, California. Accompanied by an M-Class, the test vehicles were camouflaged but a few things still can be deduced.