Finally, the German sportscar maker’s medium-sized SUV, the 2014 Porsche Macan crossover took to the stage at the LA Motor Show. This is the second SUV from Porsche. It is modelled on the Cayenne and seems to be a smaller version of it.
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The Honda Mobilio was revealed in September at the 2013 Indonesia International Motor Show and since then it was being speculated that the Mobilio would come to India. Now, IAB reports that they have confirmation of the car marking its presence at the 2014 Auto Expo in February.
Mahindra’s Tri-Nation Escape, a 3,000km drive across three countries – India, Nepal and Bhutan, was completed at Bagdogra, West Bengal. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. keeps conducting rallies and drives under the ‘Mahindra Adventure’ brand name and the ‘Tri-Nation Escape 2013’ was one amongst such drives which ran from October 20 to 31, 2013.
There have been too many speculations online about the existence and launch of the Grand i10 diesel AT. There is ample literature available online right from a possible launch date to fundamental flaws that challenge the possibility of such a car. Now, thanks to Hyundai and a good bloke at Teambhp who owns a Grand i10 we have a snapshot of the owner’s manual which categorically talks about the diesel automatic.
Porsche has revealed new performance specifications for the Porsche 918 Spyder that boasts of great numbers for the hybrid supercar. Apparently, the makers are saying, the car is so fast that it beats itself. Like they say, the numbers are doing the talking. The car can accelerate from 0 - 62 mph achieved in 2.6 seconds; 0 - 186 mph in under 20 seconds. With these figures this super sports car from the Stuttgart automaker becomes the fastest ever road-going Porsche.
BMW, yesterday, unveiled the new 2014 Mini Cooper. The car has been priced at 13,500 pounds (Rs 13.55 lakh) onwards and will go into production, next week, at their facility in Oxford. The Cooper D, Cooper and Cooper S models will be first three models from the range to go on sale.
Honda has announced an all-new range of turbocharged VTEC engines. The new line-up includes 1.0-litre, 1.5-litre and 2.0-litre engines that will soon power small and medium-sized cars in Honda’s range.
The Crossover segment/compact SUV is expected to be one of the fastest growing in the next few years and it seems everyone wants a piece of the profitability pie. One of the newest entrants into this segment is expected to be Hyundai who are expected to launch a compact SUV in 2015.
Said to be based on the Nissan Micra hatchback, the Pulse is more expensive and has not been able to tap into the pulse of the market. Therefore, Renault India in a bid to boost its flagging sales has announced the launch of a special Pulse Voyage Edition.
With just a day left for the official unveiling of the production version of the Jaguar F-type coupe at the Los Angeles Motor Show starting tomorrow, Jaguar has teased yet another image of the car. This time it is the front view of the car.