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Volkswagen cars to cost dearer by 3 per cent from January

Volkswagen,cars,to,cost,dearer,by,3,per,cent,from,January Effective from January 2017, popular carmakers in the country like Hyundai, Tata Motors, Toyota, Nissan, Datsun, and Renault will be increasing car prices depending on the model and its variants. The German automaker Volkswagen which has been a decent performer in the Indian market has decided to hike its model prices by about 3 per cent depending on the ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz cars to cost an additional 2 per cent from January

As all major automakers in the country will be hiking the car prices effectively from January 2017 onwards. Popular luxury automaker in the country, Mercedes-Benz has announced its plans to hike the ex-showroom prices across models by 2 per cent from January 1, 2017. The company cites rising input cost, upward moving Forex rate and inflation as a reason behind ... Read More »

AMT Hyundai models to emerge as strong competitor against Maruti cars with AGS

Since many years now, Maruti Suzuki has been the undisputable market leader in terms of sales. Korean automaker, Hyundai Motors has been the only one who has managed to claim the second spot on the podium and compete strongly against the Indian automaker. Maruti Suzuki has been the first one to introduce the AMT (known as AGS) concept to India, ... Read More »

Ford announces 6,80,000 cars recall over front seat belt issue in North America

American automaker Ford has announced recall of around 6,80,000 units of the midsized sedans mainly from North America. The company has raised concerns over front seat belts failing to hold people in event of a crash. The recall list includes – Ford Fusion manufactured between 2013 to 2016, Lincoln MKZ manufactured between 2013 to 2015 and Mondeo cars which were ... Read More »

Jaguar Land Rover looking to make electric cars in the UK

Jaguar recently showed off its first fully electric vehicle in the form of the I-Pace at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The British carmaker isn’t stopping here though because Jaguar Land Rover has plenty lined up in the electric motoring space. JLR, in fact, has revealed that it plans to build electric cars in the UK in order to lift ... Read More »

GST slabs announced, cars to be taxed at 28 per cent

The Government of India has announced four tax slabs under the proposed GST regime – 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent for all goods and services offered in the country. While the automotive industry hoped for a lower slab, the panel has decided to charge all cars under the 28 per cent tax ... Read More »

Volvo and Geely to build small cars for the international market

Volvo has announced cooperation with its Chinese parent Zhejiang Geely Holding Group in a tie-up that will see the two firms manufacturing compact cars for both domestic and export markets at a joint assembly plant in Taizhou, China. This plant is currently operated by Volvo and will soon ramp up production in this quarter for what will be a compact ... Read More »

2016 SEMA Show: Top 5 Tuner Cars

SEMA, the Speciality Equipment Market Association, organises a car show every year for the tuners and custom car builders who use all these speciality equipment to make their cars unique. More often than not, you have some outrageous creations. So, we bring to you some custom tuned machines that have been unveiled on Day 1 of SEMA 2016 that run ... Read More »

2016 SEMA Show: Top 5 Muscle Cars

Auto shows these days are all about the launches of various concepts, hybrids and electric cars. But not at SEMA, where you’ll find only the maddest and hottest products of the automotive aftermarket. It is an opportunity for the manufacturers and tuning houses to brag about their vehicles and demonstrate their capabilities. Listed here are five of the top muscle ... Read More »

5 new cars to be launched in September 2016

The Festive season has kicked off with Lord Ganesha having arrived amidst happy showers of rain and flowers. These are the happy times when you want to go bring something new home. So if that might be on four wheels, here are five cars that are going to be launched this month. New Jaguar XF Ganesha drives a mouse but ... Read More »