Honda Shine

Honda Shine Launched With BS6 Update

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched the updated Honda Shine, India’s highest-selling 125 cc motorcycle, with upcoming emission norms. The new Honda Shine has been priced at Rs 67,857 (ex-showroom Delhi). The 2020 Honda Shine BS6 has been offered in two variants – Drum and Disc – and four colour options – Rebel Red Metallic, Geny Grey Metallic, Athletic Blue Metallic, and Black. This new Honda is approximately Rs 8000 expensive than the BS4 variant. The company is also offering a special 6-year warranty package with on the updated Shine. It includes a standard warranty of 3 years […]
Vespa Racing Sixties

Auto Expo 2020: Vespa Racing Sixties Limited Edition Unveiled

Vespa has unveiled a new scooter called the Racing Sixties at Auto Expo 2020. It appears to be the BS6-compliant SXL 150 and gets cosmetic changes that, as its name suggests, are inspired by racing liveries from the 1960s. The scooter has only cosmetic updates over the regular SXL 150 scooter it is based on. The red racing stripes down from the headlight along the front apron up to the tip of the front fender. The stripes are also incorporated on the body panels. The cosmetic updates include white body colour, golden alloy wheels, and matte black accents. The scooter […]
Honda Cars

Honda Cars Sale Drop By 70% In January 2020

Honda Cars India announced its sales results for January 2020 and the company dispatched 5299 units in the domestic market last month. The automaker witnessed a sharp decline in sales figures at nearly 70 percent with 18,261 units sold during the same period last year. The number of export units stood at 182 units last month. The company also announced that it successfully completed the transition to BS6 norms at both its plants, which has been the primary reason for the lean inventory. Commenting on the sales, Rajesh Goel, Senior Vice President, and Director – Marketing and Sales, Honda Cars […]
Tata Motors Sales

Tata Motors Sales Drop By 18% In January 2020

Tata Motors announced its sales report for January 2020 and the automaker has witnessed an 18 percent decline in domestic sales in the previous month. The automaker sold 45,242 units in January this year, as opposed to 54,915 units during the same month in 2019. The company’s collective sales for the domestic and international market stood at 47,862 vehicles, compared to 58,185 units sold during January last year. The company says its passenger vehicles stock for BS4 cars has been reduced to its lowest so far, while the updated BS6 line-up was introduced in the market last month. The automaker […]
Maruti Suzuki Hikes Prices

Maruti Suzuki Hikes Prices On Select Model By 4.7%

Maruti Suzuki cars have become costlier from today owing to an increase in prices of select models. Maruti Suzuki hikes ex-showroom prices by up to 4.7 percent and new prices come into effect from today. Maruti Suzuki hikes prices announced that it will increase prices in December 2019 which was supposed to come into effect from January 1, 2020. However, the company had postponed the price hike to a later date. The increase is a part of cyclical price revision due to an increase in input costs which has now become a norm in the industry. Maruti Suzuki India sells […]
BS-IV Isuzu mu-X

Isuzu mu-X BS-IV SUV Offers 8-year Extended Warranty

 The eight-year extended warranty was first announced for the BS-IV Isuzu mu-X in December but has now been stretched to 31st March this year. The package includes a 3-year extended warranty on the engine and a 5-year comprehensive. Isuzu mu-X SUV is now available with an eight-year warranty package which includes three years extended warranty on the powertrain and five years of comprehensive warranty and free periodic maintenance at no additional cost. The warranty package is being offered on the BS-IV model of the mu-X. These can be purchased and registered until the 31st March 2020 or until stock lasts, whichever […]

Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Get BS-VI Update

2020 BS-VI models of the Tata Nexon, Tata Tiago, and Tata Tigor have been unveiled and bookings are open. Not only will the three now be BS-VI compliant, but they will now also come with additional features and new colour options. Tata Motors has released the first official images of its updated Tiago, Tigor and Nexon. Tata Motors passenger vehicles will be offered with BS6 compliant engines. Tata has opened bookings for these cars and the booking amount has been set at Rs. 11,000. Tata Motors passenger vehicles today unveiled the BS-VI compliant models of the Nexon, Tiago and Tigor. […]
Audi India

Audi India Sales Decline By 29 Per Cent In 2019

It has not been a great year for Audi India and one of the biggest reasons has been the de-growth it has witnessed in sales. Audi India sold 4594 units in 2019 and registering a decline of 29 per cent in the Indian market. The company had sold 6463 units in 2018 which was still a slide of 18 per cent compared to 2017. In comparison to this BMW managed to sell 9000 vehicles in India in 2018, however, we wait to see Mercedes-Benz India’s figures as well. On the global front, Mercedes-Benz sold 2.34 million cars and is at […]

Mercedes-Benz India Sales Decline By 11.28% In 2019

Mercedes-Benz India sold 13,786 units in the country in 2019. This is lower than the number the company posted in 2018 which was 15,538 units. This shows that the company sold 1752 units less than 2018 registering a de-growth of 11.28 per cent. However, Mercedes-Benz India continued to be at the top of the luxury car business in the country, in fact, for the fifth year on the trot. The company recorded its highest ever Q4 sales of 3871 units, thus registering a 3.3 per cent y-o-y growth for Q4. Speaking on the company’s sales performance, Martin Schwenk, Managing Director […]

Jeep 4xe Plug-in Hybrid Details Revealed At CES 2020

FCA is using CES 2020 in Las Vegas to demonstrate the company’s newest technologies related to electrification, Uconnect user experience and connectivity. The Jeep brand in particular showed off not one but three plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, providing us with a glimpse of the company’s first step to offer electrification options on all models by 2022. All Jeep electrified vehicles will carry a new Jeep 4xe badge and that’s what we basically got to see here. Three plug-in hybrid models are on display at CES 2020 and two of them we’d already seen at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show – […]
BMW India

BMW India Delivered 9641 Vehicles In 2019

The BMW Group India delivered 9,641 units of BMW and Mini cars in the calendar year 2019. BMW India registered sales of 9,000 units while the Mini brand sold 641 units. BMW Motorrad delivered 2,403 motorcycles in the year. This marks a year on year de-growth for the company as the Group sold 11,105 vehicles in 2018. BMW India saw a significant contribution of over 50 per cent coming from the locally-produced SUV range which includes cars like the BMW X5, X3 and the X1. The A strong newly launched 3 Series as also the 5 Series too had its […]

Bentley Witnesses Sales Rise In 2019

British luxury carmaker Bentley returned to profitability in 2019, helped by a 5% sales increase after a strong performance in Europe and the Americas, the Volkswagen-owned brand said on Tuesday. Sales reached 11,006 vehicles last year, boosted by the new Continental GT Convertible model and a series of derivatives and limited edition models. “This result secures Bentley’s return to profitability, demonstrates the successful implementation of our turnaround, and sends a clear signal for the potential of Bentley for 2020,” said Chief Executive Adrian Hallmark. The firm did not disclose its profit figure for the year but in the first nine months […]