Tata Motors has announced a growth of 32 per cent by selling 9,176 passenger vehicles in May 2015. The company had sold 6,932 units in the same month in 2014.
The facelift for Ferrari’s V12 grand tourer, the F12 Berlinetta, has been spotted testing in Europe for the first time. The mid-life facelift, or ‘Modificato’ in Ferrari’s terminology, looks near identical to the current model except for a few tweaks in the rear section.
The Tata Safari Storme facelift has been launched in the Indian market for Rs 9.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). It is being offered in three variants and five colour options. The facelift includes mechanical and cosmetic changes.
The 2016 BMW 7 Series (G11) will be officially unveiled on June 10. It was previewed to a select audience in April before being spotted undisguised on two occasions. This, we believe, prompted BMW to publish a few pictures of the cabin and reveal some of the major features of the new car.
Volvo Auto India has appointed Tom von Bonsdorff as their new managing director. He will replace Tomas Ernberg, who is moving back to Sweden for a new role.
Volkswagen has officially confirmed its plans of introducing a new sub-four metre sedan in the Indian market. Speaking during the inauguration of the German manufacturer’s new showroom in Coimbatore, Mr Thierry Lespiaucq, MD, Volkswagen India, said that this new compact sedan will be priced above Rs 5 lakh and will go on sale in 2016.
Honda Cars India has sold 13,431 units in May as compared to 13,262 units in May 2014 registering a growth of one per cent. The company sold 26,067 units in April 2015 as against 24,402 units sold during the same period last year, marking a growth of seven per cent.
Ford India's overall sales figures including exports in May 2015 was reported as 11,714 units. This shows a 4.67 per cent decline as Ford's cumulative sales in the same period last year were 12,288 units.
Maruti Suzuki has announced a hike of 13.8 per cent in sales numbers for May 2015. The company sold 1,14,825 units last month in comparison to 1,00,925 cars sold in the same month last year.