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Renault Kwid hits 1.5 lakh bookings in less than a year

The Kwid hatchback from Renault was introduced as the company’s entry-level model in India way back in September last year. In less than a year, the automaker claims to have received bookings for around 1.5 lakh units of the Kwid hatchback. The orders have helped the company witness a raise in its market share by 2.3 points to 3.8 per ... Read More »

Volvo XC90 T8 Hybrid spotted on Indian shores; launch later this year

Volvo’s 92902aa20c12d87b40dfdf6f0aff9775 XC90 T8 Hybrid has charged its way on to Indian seashoresbeforehand among the best its reputable launch later this year. this could be the primary petrol offering in the XC90 range and will come here through the CBU path. In terms among the finest design, there’s very little to separate the motors which can be presently on sale ... Read More »

Skoda Rapid facelift might be launched in August this year

After recently introducing the new Superb, Skoda India is planning to launch the updated Rapid in India by August this year. The revised Rapid will get the long overdue exterior and the interior modifications that make it look sleeker. The updated Rapid will flaunt Skoda’s redesigned front moustache grille and follow the design language as seen on the new Octavia ... Read More »

Land Rover may launch a coupe SUV next year

The luxury coupe SUV market is currently one of the new segments being targeted by manufacturers and it looks like everyone wants a slice of the pie. Mercedes-Benz and BMW are currently the major players here and are likely to be joined by Land Rover next year. The company is believed to be planning a new model that will have ... Read More »

Mazda MX-5 wins 2016 World Car of the Year

Published: Yesterday 16:26 The Mk4 Mazda MX-5 has been voted World Car of the Year 2016 More info on Mazda MX-5 ► Mazda MX-5 beats Audi A4 and Merc GLC ► Voted for by a panel of 73 journalists ► Announced at 2016 New York motor show Turns out the Mazda MX-5 really is the answer to everything, as the ... Read More »

2016 World car of the year winners revealed

The awardees of the 2016 world Car of the Year were announced during the 2016 New York Motor Show. The world car of the year for 2016 is the Mazda MX-5 which incidentally has also picked up top honours for world car design of the year. The awards, which have been handed out since 2003, saw 73 journalists across 23 ... Read More »

Volvo plans to launch hybrids in India this year

Volvo India revealed that they plan to introduce hybrid vehicles in India this year. Though the manufacturer didn’t reveal the line-up, we expect the carmaker to launch the hybrid version of the XC90 first. Chief executives at Volvo believe that tighter emissions rules in Europe will push up the price of diesel cars to the point where plug-in hybrids will ... Read More »

Apple took home over 90% of mobile profits last year

Apple pocketed more than 90% of the mobile market’s profits in 2015, according to data posted by Michael Walkley, who works as an analyst with market research firm Canaccord Genuity. The iPhone maker’s share of the smartphone market stood at 17.2% last year. Samsung, on the other hand, captured around 24% of the market, but its profit share stood at ... Read More »

Deutsche Bank expects 2018 will be its first ‘clean’ year

Chief financial officer of Deutsche Bank has said that he expects 2018 to be the first “clean” year for the bank as the lender continues to struggle with writedowns, litigation charges and restructuring costs, following a record loss for 2015. “We are coming back from a humongous loss position, if we turn this around over the next two years – ... Read More »

HTC Desire Eye tipped to receive Marshmallow update later this year

The HTC Desire Eye smartphone, which was launched back in November 2014, will get the Marshmallow update sometime later this year. This was revealed by the usually reliable leakster @LlabTooFeR, who said the device will be updated to Android 6.0.1. For those who aren’t already aware, back in September last year, HTC USA released a list of smartphones that the ... Read More »