When to expect: November 2016
Estimated Price: 6.50 - 9L
With SUVs being the flavour of the season, Tata Motors seems to have picked up the scent and has been busy constructing a compact SUV for our market. Speculations have suggested that this SUV should be ready to hit showrooms in 2017 and if this is anything to go by, we can expect Tata to showcase th...
When to expect: April 2017
Estimated Price: 6 - 10L
The MPV segment is on a roll in India and it seems that everyone wants a piece of the action. The latest entrant is the Honda Mobilio which was launched in July and is currently turning out to be one of the major successes for the Japanese automaker. Renault will join the bandwagon with the Dacia de...
When to expect: September 2016
Estimated Price: 30 - 35L
Earlier shown at the 2016 Auto Expo, the Nissan X-Trail Hybrid is on its way to the showrooms here in India. While Nissan India officially sold the first and the second generation of the X-Trail, the brand never had the current-gen model (introduced in 2013) up until now. The third-gen model, in fac...
When to expect: August 2016
Estimated Price: 5 - 6L
Maruti Suzuki currently sells only the Ertiga as an MPV in the Indian market. With an intention of providing an Indian consumer with a cheap entry-level compact MPV, the manufacturer is developing another seven-seater vehicle based on the Wagon R. This vehicle is expected to be launched as the third...
When to expect: December 2016
Estimated Price: 25 - 30L
The Honda Accord has been around for more than 15 years now and it has grown bigger, roomier and aggressive over the years. While a whole lot of us still swear by the Accord when it comes to a refined luxury experience this side of the German saloons, the car has lost out in the diesel frenzy. Honda...
When to expect: January 2017
Estimated Price: 6 - 8L
India is a hot market for SUVs of all sizes and the compact SUV market is the fastest growing segment. It took Maruti a few years to warm up to it after the launch of the Ford EcoSport. Not wanting to be left behind, Hyundai unveiled the HND-14 concept of a new compact SUV at the Auto Expo 2016 held...
When to expect: December 2017
Estimated Price: 45 - 65L
Audi has unveiled the brand new A5 Coupe and its performance version the S5 Coupe internationally. Now if you are thinking what is the India relevance of this car – we have spotted the yet to be globally unveiled four-door Sportback testing on Indian roads. Which makes us think the A5 Sportback migh...
When to expect: October 2016
Estimated Price: 8 - 13L
Fiat will replace the ageing Linea sedan next year. Its successor is likely to be this new machine called the Egea, a premium C-segment sedan which was shown as the Aegea concept car earlier this year and has now been christened the Egea. Globally it replaces the Bravo and has already been put into ...
When to expect: June 2017
Estimated Price: 28 - 32L
Audi has unveiled their smallest SUV yet at the Geneva Motor Show. Built on Volkswagen’s MQB platform, the Q2 will sit under the Q3 in the German manufacturer’s SUV portfolio. The compact SUV has been built with an intent to make luxury SUVs more approachable for buyers....
When to expect: January 2017
Estimated Price: 31 - 33L
The Mercedes GLA is the German car maker’s smallest SUV and has been built on the MFA platform that includes the A-Class and the CLA sedan. The crossover SUV was introduced in India back in 2014. The Mercedes A-Class received an update globally last year and it was brought to India by Mercedes in th...