Volvo has unveiled their new Excellence Child Seat Concept at the 2015 Auto Shanghai. The new system has been showcased by Volvo as a new safety feature for infants in the car. This Concept was showcased at Shanghai following the launch of the Volvo XC90 Excellence with Lounge Console Concept.
Mercedes-Benz recently inaugurated a new R&D facility in Pune. This new office is Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India (MBRDI)'s hub in this region to partner closely with suppliers in India for its activities in product development and IT services. The new facility is located at the Embassy Tech Zone in SEZ at Hinjewadi in Pune. It is spread over an area of 46,000 sqft. and has the capacity to house 400 people.
Bugatti has confirmed that the successor to Veyron hypercar will get a hybrid powertrain. It is speculated that the new car will be named the 'Chiron' after Monaco-born race driver Louis Chiron. Its test mules have already been spotted on test in Europe.
Hyundai has launched the Elantra Sport Edition for the Malaysian market. The new variant is priced at RM 91,928 (Rs 15.50 lakh) and has been given some cosmetic changes to make it look sporty.
After a five year hiatus, Honda finally brought out the all-new Civic Type R earlier this year. The much awaited hot hatch, which has a strong fan following across the world for its high-revving engine and sporty handling, has now officially rolled off the production line in Europe.
Volvo India has just spruced up its S60 range with the launch of the T6 petrol version. Priced at Rs 42 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) it is the most powerful petrol-engine Volvo to be offered in the Indian market.
Hot on the heels of the news that TVR is to launch an all-new car in 2017, the brand has decided that it will start taking deposits for the car starting this month. The decision, which has come sooner than originally anticipated, has been made as a direct result of the positive public reaction generated by announcement that the company will launch their new car.
Maruti Suzuki’s upcoming premium hatchback, the YRA, has been spied once again. While the YRA has been photographed completely undisguised before, these comprehensive set of spy shots give us a definitive view of the car’s interior for the first time.
The Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG was recently crowned the most powerful hot hatch with the launch of the updated 375bhp model; however, an even more powerful version could be on the way. According to a recent report by Auto Express, the next-generation A45 AMG could get a 400bhp-plus engine.