The current generation B-Class has been around since 2011 without any major updates whatsoever. It is natural then that it needs a bit of revamping to match up with the times as BMW has just added the 2 Series Active Tourer to its lineup.
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Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has announced that the domestic sales figures of the company grew by 12.7 per cent in July 2014 as compared to the corresponding period in 2013. Strong sales have helped Hyundai grab a 23 per cent share of the Indian car market and retain its position as the country’s second largest car manufacturer.
Come September and Mercedes-Benz UK will introduce a host of changes for the E-Class. The luxury sedan will soon feature more power, lower emission and a new 9-speed gearbox for the E350 BlueTEC range consisting of the sedan, estate, coupe and the cabriolet.
Hyundai was testing the facelifted version of the i20 hatchback in India since a long time. We have seen the car being tested several times but now we have received pictures of the car without the camouflage showing all the revisions the company has done to the exteriors and interiors. The car will be launched on August 11.
Hyundai has issued a recall for the Sonata in the US market to fix a potentially defective component in the transmission. The recall covers over 8,83,000 Sonata cars manufactured between December 11, 2009 and May 29, 2014.
Honda India has turned the heat on the competition with the introduction of products like the Amaze, City and recently the Mobilio. According to the June sales figures, Honda is the third largest carmaker in India. In a rumour that cannot be dismissed as just anotherdistressed customer story in online forums. The person claims to have spoken to the sales head of a dealership in Delhi who informed that Honda has stalled production of the City for August and September.
India’s leading carmaker, Maruti Suzuki, is set to come up with a strong product launch cycle for the Indian market. Besides the usual updates for its existing range of models, the automaker has revealed that it will launch the new Ciaz mid-size sedan and a new compact SUV in the next one year.
BMW India has launched a special edition model of the 1 Series premium hatchback in India called the M Performance Edition. Not to be mistaken for a full-blown sportier model of the car, the special edition gets minor cosmetic upgrades like offset racings stripes and different fog lamp inserts and a full mesh air dam under the kidney grille without slats with M lettering on the side sills. It also gets a spoiler and fins at the rear to give high speed stability and a sporty look. The car also gets M performance badges to add to that special edition feel.
Fiat India has released a small trailer for the Avventura crossover ahead of its launch during the festival season. The Italian automaker had unveiled the car at the 2014 Auto Expo in February and then last month previewed the compact crossover on its official website.
Hyundai Motor has finally revealed the design sketch of the new i20. Christened as the Elite i20, the car features the company’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design philosophy and has been designed at Hyundai Motor’s design centre in Russelsheim Germany. The car will be launched on August 11 and Hyundai is accepting pre-bookings from today.