The Volkswagen Group, it seems, has had a stellar sales run so far this year. According to the latest sales numbers, the company has delivered over 9 million vehicles from January to November for the first time ever, this year.
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Joining the long list of automakers who are about to announce an upward revision in prices starting next year, Hyundai has announced that it will be increasing the prices across all its models by up to 25,000. The revised prices will be effective from January 2015.
Mercedes-Benz has inaugurated a new dealership in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. This facility is the 68th dealership in our country, also the highest number by any luxury car manufacturer in India.
British sports car firm Aston Martin is celebrating the 60th anniversary of Aston Martin Works – the historic home of the company with a heritage now stretching back 60 years. To celebrate the milestone, Aston Martin has unveiled a limited edition Vanquish. Only six examples of this new model will be commissioned, the firm says.
European safety body Euro NCAP has awarded the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron the maximum 5-star rating for crash safety. This puts the plug-in hybrid model from Audi among the safest cars in its class.
Every government that comes to power talks about reducing the carbon footprints by increasing the use of electric and hybrid vehicles in India. But none of them have been competent enough to form a stringent policy to support electric vehicle manufacturers.
Mini is known for its small compact premium hatchback cars and we thought that’s their only forte. But seems like the company likes to show its cards slowly. The BMW-owned company recently unveiled an electric scooter named CitySurfer.
Audi has taken the wraps off the 2015 Q7 SUV. The car retains an all too familiar shape but is now a whopping 325kgs lighter and roughly 26 per cent more efficient than the outgoing model. The SUV tips the scales at 1995-kgs and has managed to pull off this task thanks to an all-new chassis and multi-material body composition.
Ahead of their debut at the 2015 Detroit Motor Show, BMW has officially revealed the facelifted 6 Series, M6 Gran Coupe and the M6 Gran Cabrio models. Cosmetically, changes in the new cars are trivial and it would take a trained eye to tell the new model and its predecessor apart.
For the second time in less than 10 years, Fernando Alonso has managed to play the leading role in the annual production of Formula 1's worst kept secrets. He previosuly played this role as the protagnist in 2010 when he switched over from Renault to Ferrari. He has now switched from the latter, after five tough seasons, and will drive for McLaren where he will partner 2009 champion Jenson Button.