A week after releasing a teaser video for its new D-segment offering, Renault has officially revealed the evocatively named Talisman. With a design language previously unseen in any form of Renault, the Talisman is expected to replace the Laguna mid-size sedan.
With 898,425 vehicles delivered to customers in the first six months of 2015, Mercedes-Benz recorded the highest half-year sales figures in the company’s history. Mercedes says its global sales success is due to the high demand for SUVs and the C-Class sedan and estate models.
BMW has launched the xDrive30d M Sport in the Indian market at Rs 59.90 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This new variant of the crossover gets a host of cosmetic updates thanks to the M Sport package, along with a new 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine.
The new Audi A4 has a neat trick up its sleeve. After fully revealing the all-new A4 range consisting of the sedan and estate models, Audi has revealed that all the models will feature an optional Bang & Olufsen 3D sound system that claims to offer an unparalleled level of acoustic transparency in the automotive audio system market.
Jaguar’s much awaited F-Pace is due to be revealed later in the year and although it is still in the final stages of development, that hasn’t stopped Jaguar from generating a buzz around its new crossover offering.
The Nissan Micra X-Shift has been launched in India at Rs 6.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This special edition Micra is based on the XL variant and comes with a current-generation CVT transmission.
There is finally something happening on the road safety front. The government of India plans to introduce the new Motor Vehicles Bill in the upcoming monsoon session of the parliament. This news was confirmed by Nitin Gadkari, Union Road Transport and Highways Minister.
While we have not been able to forget Maruti’s 2012 labour issue at their Manesar plant, fresh worker issue is brewing up at the same plant.
During the unveiling of the XC90 in 2014, Volvo had announced that the seven-seater SUV and the upcoming S90 saloon were the initial steps of Volvo’s plans to overhaul its line-up with SPA-based models. While the XC90 has already gone on sale in many global markets including India, the S90 saloon has been speculatively rendered, giving us a glimpse of how the BMW 5 Series rival might look like.