Tata to showcase Indicruz model in the Delhi Auto show

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Tata Motors, one of the India's largest car manufacturer will showcase its Tata Indicruz model in the Delhi Auto Expo, starting 5th January next year. The Tata Indicruz model is expected to be officially launched in the first quarter of next year by the company. Tata Indicruz is a MUV (Multi Utility vehicle) that has been designed to provide a multi purpose vehicle which can be drove in cities as comfortably as in off road journeys.

The Tata Indicruz model has been manufactured at the platform of Tata New Safari model and it is coming with the same 2.2L Safari Dicor engine. Besides the latest engine the Tata Indicruz model is coming with all new safety features like antilock braking system and multiple airbags. It has been designed with a new and stylish exterior designing while the interiors of the car are comfort providing and spacious.Tata to showcase Indicruz model in the Delhi Auto show

Tata Indicruz, Tata Indica Vista Igins at Auto Expo

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Tata Motors, one of the largest auto maker in India, is expected to launch a couple of new vehicles at the up-coming Auto Expo. According to sources, the new launches will include Tata Indicruz and Tata Indica Vista Igins. Apart from these, the company will launch a Jaguar-branded luxury saloon. The Tata Indicruz is supposed to be a crossover utility vehicle (CUV) and might be priced at Rs 6-8 lakh in India. The CUV is to be pitted against Chevrolet Tavera, Mahindra Xylo and Toyota Innova. The Indicruz was displayed at Geneva Auto Show in 2005. The CUV is reported to be based on Tata Indica Vista platform.Tata Indicruz, Tata Indica Vista Igins at Auto Expo

Tata may unveil Prima at Auto Expo 2010

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 1:16 AM 0 comments
One of the leading auto maker in India, Tata Motors is mulling to launch its concept luxury saloon model Tata Prima at the forthcoming Auto Expo 2010. The concept car was displayed at the Geneva Auto Show 2009 for the first time. The saloon model was designed by Italy based design studio Pinanfarina. However, official comment is awaited but sources close to the Auto Expo development confirmed the news. The car is expected to be introduced in India in next two-three years. On the other hand, the model will be shortly available in European market.Tata may unveil Prima at Auto Expo 2010

Volkswagen Pavilion at Auto Expo

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Delhi Auto Expo 2010 at pragati Maidan is the largest Indian auto fair. People are excited to see the hottest cars that will be revealed infront of them. Volkswagen India officials haven't given any detail regarding their products as they are busy in setting up things.

Volkswagen has booked a 1500 sq. mt pavilion to exhibit its new VW Polo positioned in the A2 segment with a 1.2-litre petrol engine. VW Touareg and Beetle, will also share space with the Polo as will the Jetta and Passa at the Delhi Auto Expo 2010. Volkswagen Phaeton also caught the eye of our photographer without cover.Volkswagen Pavilion at Auto Expo

Volkswagen Polo launched at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 1:15 AM 0 comments
The most awaited Volkswagon Polo, named the 2010 European car has finally come face to face with its viewers today at the Auto Expo. The Volkwagon beauty will be available in showroom from March 2010 with both petrol and diesel engines having three variants in both the engines respectively. The name of the variants are Trend Line, Comfort Line, and High Line. Some of the common features of both the diesel and petrol variants of Volkswagon Polo are its obviously its unique design, adjustable tilt steering, chrome finished exteriors, body colored bumpers, green tinted heat absorbing glass, Halogen Headlamp, Six Year Anti Corrosion Warranty,15inch alloy wheels. The safety features of Volkswagen Polo include Dual front Airbags, Anti Lock Brake(ABS), Central Locking and anti theft Immobiliser. Polo is equipped with power steering and height adjustable seat. On the entertainment front, Volkswagon Polo comes with a CD/MP3 player with four speakers.Volkswagen Polo launched at Auto Expo

Volkswagen Race Polo unveiled at Auto Expo

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Today Volkswagen comes up with a major surprise to the viewers by showcasing Volkswagen Race Polo at the grand show. The excitement on the faces of viewers there was quiet apparent and they were on their toes to take pictures. Its a sports version of Volkswagen Polo with a more powerful engine.Volkswagen Race Polo unveiled at Auto Expo

Skoda Yeti unveiled at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:29 PM 0 comments
Yeti-Skoda's showstopper at the Auto Expo 2010 and its first ever SUV (Sport utility Vehicle), in India, is known for its exclusive features, safety, comfort and countless functionalities. Skoda Yeti, a stylish sporty SUV was launched in Global Markets 5 months back at the Geneva auto show 2009, and is one of the most successful models of Skoda in International Market. Skoda will assemble Yeti at its Aurangabad Plant here in India, and would be sold as a completely knock down unit (CKD) rather than importing at CBU, making the SUV available at best possible price. The SUV is expected to be priced around 18-20 Lakhs. Along with Skoda Yeti, the Czech Auto maker also plans to launch a more powerful version of Skoda Fabia (Skoda Fabia RS).Skoda Yeti unveiled at Auto Expo

Volkswagen Race Polo unveiled at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:29 PM 0 comments
Today Volkswagen comes up with a major surprise to the viewers by showcasing Volkswagen Race Polo at the grand show. The excitement on the faces of viewers there was quiet apparent and they were on their toes to take pictures. Its a sports version of Volkswagen Polo with a more powerful engine.Volkswagen Race Polo unveiled at Auto Expo

Maruti Kizashi at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:28 PM 0 comments
Today Maruti unveils its premium sedan model Maruti Kizashi at the 10th Auto Expo. It is a hottest contested model of the biggest show. Maruti Kizashi will be powered by the 2.4L, DOHC, in-line four-cylinder engine with automatic transmission gearbox that can produce 180Bhp of maximum power with 230.35Nm of maximum torque. Maruti Kizashi is well received in the international market.Maruti Kizashi at Auto Expo

Tata Motors pavilion at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:27 PM 0 comments
Tata Motors, one of India's largest car manufacturers, is all set to kick-start the showcasing of its upcoming as well as global vehicles at the Delhi Auto Expo. The preparation of making an attractive as well as splendid pavilion is already at its best. It is exciting to know that the Tata Motors is sharing the pavilion with its global partners Fiat Motors and Jaguar. Each of these three companies has their pavilion one next to the other so that it can help Tata Motors to present its global and joint venture products in this auto show.
Tata Motors is showcasing many popular upcoming car models like Tata Indicruz, Tata Indica Electric. It is expected that many senior officials of the company including Ratan Tata will be present at the time of inauguration of the Auto Expo. At the time of Inauguration of its pavilion in Delhi Auto Expo, a press conference will be held by Tata Motors to provide a brief information about its products. Tata will launch and showcase its commercial vehicles at the show. A grand launch stage is set up inside the pavilion and this might attract the visitors due to its majestic view.Tata Aria launched at Auto Expo

Tata Indica Vista Electric unveiled at Auto Expo 2010

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:27 PM 0 comments
Tata Motors' yet another invention is Tata Indica Vista Electric that was showcased today at the Delhi Auto Expo at Pragati Maidan. The eco friendly car comes with a PERM Magnet Motor, 55 KW of power,160 Nm torque.The all new Tata Indica Vista electric is a 1 speed FWD and touches a top speed of 128 kmph.It can go from 0 to 30 kmph in just 4.5 seconds, from 0 to 60 kmph in a matter of 90 seconds and can run upto 160 km per charge with the battery capacity of 26.6 kwh. The new Tata Indica Vista Electric with a seating capacity of 4 passengers is a five door model that comes with dual front airbags.Tata Indica Vista Electric unveiled at Auto Expo 2010

Tata Venture launched at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:25 PM 0 comments
Tata Motors, with an honest presence of Company's chairman Mr. Ratan Tata, showcases the all new Tata Aria a Seven-seater cross-over between MUV and SUV, with the current line-up amongst the same being Tata Safari and Tata Sumo Grande. Apart from Tata Aria, Tata Prima, Tata venture, Jaguar XJ are previewed here at the Auto expo today. As told to our CarDekho team, the car is supposed to be officially launched in the second quarter of 2010. With still so fresh memories of Tata Nano, Ratan Tata's dream car for Indian consumers, launched here at the Expo 2 years back, the company has 3 new launches lined up this year with the efforts of Indian engineers for the Indian customers.

Maruti SX4 Hybrid and Hatchback at Auto Expo

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Maruti SX4 and Maruti Hybrid have been unveiled today morning and the media has been finally allowed to take pictures of the wheels after yesterday's frenzy of setting up the pavilions and being kept away from the company's display of its models. Both Maruti SX4 and Maruti Hybrid are imported as a CBU (Completely Built Unit). Maruti SX4 Sedan with a petrol engine has already been a favourite among the users in the country and now Maruti SX4 Hybrid has had plenty of anticipation and excitement from the public. Maruti SX4 hatchback 2.0 L petrol engine car whereas Maruti SX4 Hybrid possesses the size of a Sedan.Maruti SX4 Hybrid and Hatchback at Auto Expo

Maruti RIII unveiled at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 10:00 AM 0 comments
New Delhi, India-the official venue of Auto Expo 2010!! Maruti Suzuki, India's largest passenger car manufacturer, revealed an exciting Multi Purpose Concept Vehicle (MPV) Maruti RIII, on Tuesday at the 10th Auto Expo. Also, the most-awaited Car from Maruti Suzuki, Maruti Eeco is soon to be launched at this mega event, a platform for all Automobile lovers. Maruti Suzuki with its latest Concept of MPV plans to enter this small segment that's not yet explored by the Company. RIII, the Concept car is a well researched at Maruti Suzuki's Research and Developement Centre. The Car is expected to be a Seven seater vehicle with speculated price range of 4-5 Lakhs, however this is a prototype, with the variants not decided yet, said Company's management Executive Officer I V Rao.Maruti RIII unveiled at Auto Expo

Tata Aria launched at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 9:58 AM 0 comments
Tata Motors, with an honest presence of Company's chairman Mr. Ratan Tata, showcases the all new Tata Aria a Seven-seater cross-over between MUV and SUV, with the current line-up amongst the same being Tata Safari and Tata Sumo Grande. Apart from Tata Aria, Tata Prima, Tata venture, Jaguar XJ are previewed here at the Auto expo today. As told to our CarDekho team, the car is supposed to be officially launched in the second quarter of 2010.
With still so fresh memories of Tata Nano, Ratan Tata's dream car for Indian consumers, launched here at the Expo 2 years back, the company has 3 new launches lined up this year with the efforts of Indian engineers for the Indian customers.Tata Aria launched at Auto Expo

Toyota Prius launched Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 9:57 AM 0 comments
Toyota Motors with a huge pavilion at the 10th Auto Expo in New Delhi displayed the all new Toyota Prius, a full-hybrid electric mid-size car, that will be launched in late 2010 for the Indian customers as quoted by Hiroshi Nakagawa, Managing Director of Toyota Kirloskar Motor Limited. Sure to give a strong competition to Honda Civic-hybrid, Toyota Prius has been recognised as the most fuel-efficient car sold in US.
Prius can be propelled by Petrol as well as electric power. Fuel efficiency is wisely achieved as the engine automatically turns off when the car stops. Toyota Prius comes with an on-board computer program which controls the timing to use the engine, motor, or both to recharge the battery to maximizing efficiency.

Honda models launched at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 9:56 AM 0 comments
The all new Honda City was showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo. According to the JD Power 2009 India intial quality,it has been given "the best mid sized car in the intial quality" award. Moreover other models that Honda uncovered today were Honda CRV, Honda Jazz, Honda Accord and Honda Accord V6 and the main attraction an unnamed Honda model given the temporary name of "Honda New Small".Honda models launched at Auto Expo

BMW models launched at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 9:54 AM 0 comments
BMW X1 displayed today at the Delhi Auto Expo is a modern vehicle that offers a new definition of BMW Sheer Driving Pleasure and a spontaneous lifestyle. Mr Peter Kronschnabl, President BMW India has announced that CKD(Completely Knocked Down) Production will be commenced at Chennai based manufacturing plant by the end of 2010. BMW X1 has demonstrated company's fine sense for pioneer automotive trends and it has opened up a new luxury segment in the Compact Sports Activity/ Sports Utility vehicle class. It has young and sporty design which awakens the enthusiasm for driving.BMW models launched at Auto Expo

BMW to showcase its latest models in Delhi Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 11:15 PM 0 comments
BMW one of the largest high segment car manufacturer is all set to showcase its new models in Delhi Auto Expo which is scheduled to be start from January 5 next month in Pragati Maidan. The main attraction will be the BMW roadster which was launched in India in November this year. The BMW Roadster is a two door hatchback model with a 3.0 twin turbo engine. The other attractions from BMW will be the BMW X5 which is coming with a powerful 4.8 ltr engine which has capacity of generating the power of 350 bhp. BMW X3 Series is the other model which will be showcased in Delhi Auto Expo.BMW to showcase its latest models in Delhi Auto Expo

BMW to launch 5 series GT at Delhi Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 11:15 PM 0 comments
The German auto maker BMW is all set to unveil its new vehicle 5 series Gran Turismo (GT) at the forthcoming Auto Expo 2010. The company intends to launch this vehicle in both petrol and diesel engine this year. Initially, only 100 units of the vehicle will be available for sale in India. The unique features of the class one vehicle are: enough space, estate like exteriors and body, better ground clearance. The vehicle will be equipped with 400 bhp,twin-turbo direct injected 4.4 litre V8 550i GT.BMW to launch 5 series GT at Delhi Auto Expo

BMW Pavilion at Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 11:14 PM 0 comments
Auto expo 2010: 2000 participants from 29 (largest ever overseas participation) countries, the excitement has reached its zenith for Automobile lovers holding breaths to have the first glimpses of some much-awaited launches. Pragati Maidan is flooded with media persons and event organisers making sure that everything goes perfect. BMW will display the newly launched BMW X1, its new baby SUV, BMW X6 M, 760 Li along with its current line of products. Preparation of pavilions and launches is at full spree, with top-notches from all major Companies keeping their highlights under cover for the final launch.BMW Pavilion at Auto Expo

Santa Fe, Hyundai's SUV to come soon

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 3:28 AM 0 comments
Hyundai is the most popular name in Indian car market next to Maruti. Hyundai Santro experienced unprecedented success with its zip-model and state of art driving technology. Hyundai Motors India Limited is now country’s second largest car manufacturer and has an impressive portfolio to boast about.

But Hyundai is not complacent and have several plans for the next few years to expand its wings in India. Hyundai is bringing its small car by 2011 which will compete with Maruti 800 and other small cars from Fiat, Nissan, Mahindra Renault and even Maruti’s strongest portfolio of small cars. Hyundai seriously lacks its presence in the SUV segment and its model Hyundai Tucson was impactless. Hyundai now intends to replace Hyundai Tucson with its most stylish model Hyundai Santa Fe.Santa Fe, Hyundai's SUV to come soon

Hyundai starts up with it's 'Always Around' Campaign

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 3:27 AM 0 comments
Hyundai Motor India Limited started its campaign ‘Always There, Because We Care’ in order to offer best quality customer support for its Hyundai car owners in India.

This year the company has started a campaign Always Around from November 8, 2009 and Hyundai will be offering free checkups at all convenient locations for its customers in the cities where Hyundai cars are sold.

Shopping malls, jogging parks, Multiplexes, etc can be the targeted locations. This year Shell India has also joined the campaign for Hyundai customers as the lubricant supplier. Participating in the activity to support the campaign Shell India will also take valuable feedback from customers.Hyundai starts up with it's 'Always Around' Campaign

Hyundai also lined up for new small car

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 3:27 AM 0 comments
The rate race is started already in India to join the bandwagon of launching small cars in India. The new name in the crowd is Hyundai Motors India (HMIL). The new small car from Hyundai will be smaller than Hyundai Santro. HMIL's newly appointed CEO and MD HW Park informed that the India bound small car is in development process in Korea at the investment of Rs 800 crore. However, he did not disclose about the commercial launch or price of the car. Mr Park said that the company wants to grow domestic sales to export ratio from 50:50 to 60:40 by the next year. He added that Hyundai will continue exporting small cars from India to overseas market.

Hyundai i10 success

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Hyundai i10 is brute sale for Hyundai Motors India Limited. The company manufacture at its Chennai plant at export all over the world. Hyundai i10 1.2 litre has extremely performed well in the market. It has a remarkable sale record at the Scappage Screen launched by European Countries in past few moths.The international model 1.2 Classic come with new affordable price with new design, style price and with five year warranty. Well designed from inside make car looks more attractive and it is very spacious and comfortable.Hyundai i10 success

Hyundai Santa Fe soon in India

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 8:24 AM 0 comments
Latest version of Hyundai Santa Fe will go on sale in January 2010 in UK market. The latest model of Hyundai Santa Fe is most updated with power engine diesel, reduced CO2 and it will enter with low price in UK market. It will comes in two trims but plenty of Standard equipment like reserve sensor, 17 alloy wheels and good stability control. It has only one engine 2.2 LCRDi engine. It offer R engine with 194bhp with 436 NM of torque which increase 26% power from the past model and Santa's speed is 0-100kmph in 9.8 seconds.

It will reduce the consumption and increase the mileage. Hyundai Santa Fe is the famous SUV in the Hyundai product profile Hyundai is planning to launch in India but due to economic crisis it is postponed. Hyundai is planning to launch Hyundai Santa Fe in India as soon as possible.

Hyundai i10 leaves behind Santro in sales

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 8:20 AM 0 comments
Hyundai i10 has become the flagship model of Hyundai leaving behind Hyundai Santro. As per the sales figures of last few months, monthly sales of Hyundai i10 have touched 12000 units as against 7000 for the Hyundai Santro. In the year 2000, Hyundai Santro's sales was at 12,000 units a month. It drops to 7,000 units a month at present. Interestingly, Hyundai i10 is priced higher than Hyundai Santro but superior technology, contemporary styling and competitive pricing have made the difference. The company intends to sell around 85,000 units of Santro and 1.4 lakh units of i10 in the current year.
i10 and Santro. Contribution by sales of company's compact cars (i10 and Santro) is remarkable and has a largest customer base. The cars are giving tough competition to Maruti Wagon R, Tata Indica, Maruti Alto and Maruti Zen Estilo. The competition will become more fierce with the launch of Maruti Eeco and Volkswagen Polo in India.Hyundai i10 leaves behind Santro in sales

Electric and diesel version of Hyundai's flagship model, Hyundai i10, might be launched at the up-coming Auto Expo 2010. These launches are expected from a long time in India. The Hyundai i10 has left behind Hyundai Santro on the sales front in 2009. Apart from this, news of launching Hyundai i30 at the expo is also in the air. In addition to this, Indian car enthusiasts may also be blessed by the launch of Hyundai Avante and Hyundai Verna Transformer at the Auto Expo. The company is well prepared to introduce its new Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) Hyundai Santa Fe at the show. The new SUV, Hyundai Santa Fe, will have to compete with Maruti Grand Vitara and Honda C-RV. It is to be mentioned here that the Hyundai Santa Fe has bagged Car of the Year award in North America, China and Canada. The SUV model has been a great hit in the overseas market and now its time to test it in India. The company officials quoted as saying by a news site that its Indian launch is under consideration but Hyundai Tucson will be sold as before in India.Electric version of Hyundai i10 to be launched at Auto Expo 2010

HDFC auto loans going cheaper

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 8:15 AM 0 comments
HDFC bank is going to lower interest rates up to 150 basis points on vehicle loans from last week of January .The news of cutting in the interest rate came in the aftermath of the announcements of interest rate cuts by many big banks of this sector.
According to HDFC bank passenger car loans and commercial vehicle loans will be cheaper by 125 basis points .This news came as a booster for auto industry which was feeling heat of recession .Car sales gone down after the economic crisis in US and many other countries. Good news for two-wheeler loan seekers also because the bank has decided to lower interest rates on two-wheelers by 150 basis points.HDFC auto loans going cheaper

BMW to launch 5 series GT at Delhi Auto Expo

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 8:12 AM 0 comments
BMW to launch 5 series GT at Delhi Auto ExpoThe German auto maker BMW is all set to unveil its new vehicle 5 series Gran Turismo (GT) at the forthcoming Auto Expo 2010. The company intends to launch this vehicle in both petrol and diesel engine this year. Initially, only 100 units of the vehicle will be available for sale in India. The unique features of the class one vehicle are: enough space, estate like exteriors and body, better ground clearance. The vehicle will be equipped with 400 bhp,twin-turbo direct injected 4.4 litre V8 550i GT.

In addition to this, the German company is likely to showcase BMW X6 M (a SUV), A 760i car, BMW 3 series models and BMW 5 series products. The auto major will also display its small SUV for the affluent class in India. The compact SUV is named as BMW X1 and is going to be pitted against the likes of Toyota Fortuner, Toyota Captiva and Honda SUVs. The small SUV might be priced around Rs 25-30 lakh. The SUV will be powered by a 6.0 litre, V12 engine.

Audi A7 to be displayed at Auto Expo 201

Posted by Sarah Sweetz Akhza On 8:10 AM 0 comments
Audi A7 to be displayed at Auto Expo 2010Audi, German auto manufacturer, is believed to display a new car model Audi A7 at up-coming Delhi Auto Expo. This model was introduced at America Auto Expo in 2009 for the first time and it would take another one year to launch in India. The Audi A7 looks like the Mercedes-Benz CLS which comes loaded with a powerful engine and low-roofline. The company may showcase Audi R8 and other models. In the same event, the company's new logo will also be launched. Apart from the Audi cars, there would be other international car models from different global auto makers which include Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Volkswagen, Hyundai, Toyota, Honda, General Motors etc. According to event organisers, around 25 countries are taking part in the show.
Source:cardekho.com