General Motors first announced its decision to shut down the Halol facility and move to Talegaon in 2015. The move was initially scheduled for March 2017, but the company extended its deadline by a month to ensure orderly transition of suppliers, employees and stakeholders. Earlier today, the company finally proclaimed its operations to have been closed down in Halol.
Premium automaker Porsche has been offering active deploying rear wings in many of its car models. Though Porsche cars have already had active diffusers underneath the vehicle, this time around, the new design positions the diffuser below the bumper. The concave inner shape allows the aero element to blend into the body of the car when not in use. It is this technology for which Porsche has filed a patent and it is rumoured that the same technology might also be used for future EVs as well – which makes it pretty important as far as patents go.
Sleeker and sedate as compared to the BMW M5, the new M550i XDrive sits as the range-topper in the new BMW 5 Series line-up.The new model gets a host of design and mechanical upgrades and the vehicle itself offers a fine balance of functionality between a four-door sports car and a dynamic business sedan.
In January this year, Ford introduced the EcoSport Platinum edition in the country India which was loaded with a host of interesting features and visual upgrades. This time around, the American automaker has introduced the touchscreen infotainment system. This fresh update will be available in Titanium as well as Titanium+ trims with manual transmission. However, the 1.5-litre Titanium Automatic does not get this upgrade.
When we first drove the Audi A4 we were impressed by it's all round ability. Time for a full-fledged road test then, since there is no better way to judge its true potential than putting both the petrol and diesel versions through our rigorous testing regime.