Thursday, 29 December 2011

Tata Nono recalled for faulty starter motor

Tata Motors loves perfection, as it seems. Tata Motors is upgrading Old Tata Nano with a new starter motor. New Tata Nano 2012 already has this starter motor installed in it. The Tata Nano which had produced up to mid September 2011 will have a new starter motor which will enhance their performance promisingly. As per information, 50,000 old Nanos have met the change and 65,000 Nanos are yet to go through this change for their better.

The new Tata Nano 2012 has lightened hope in many as it comes with posse of attractive features at the same price. Tata Nano 2012 exclusive features include new colors, cozy interiors, fine AC and a more powerful gasoline engine with fuel efficiency of 25.4 kmpl, earlier which was around 23.6kmpl. Tata Nano is a swift, smooth car which is easy to handle and sustain. Tata Nano has always persisted on improving its efficiency and designs. Tata Nano 2012 comes with revised suspension set-up and an anti-roll bar at the front. The interiors of Tata Nano are very rich with luxurious beige in the Nano LX, rich black in Nano CX and stunning medium graphite in the Standard version.

Tata India values the feedbacks and suggestions of its customers. From its conception to date it has kept on proving and improving. Owners are happy and proud to treasure their Nanos, the surveys suggest. Tata Nano once in a while comes in news due to some faults but every car has same story. Tata Motors put their 100 percent efforts to make the Nano best small car. Optimistically, Tata Motors will keep upgrading Tata Nano’s design, interior features, efficiency, mileage and safety features in order to provide best and get satisfying results. Tata Nano 2012 is a contender in becoming the coming of age car.

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Hyundai EON shown in Don2

The Hyundai Eon was lucky enough to be displayed in the latest bollywood movie Don2. The car was displayed much before the Auto Expo 2012. The company has grabbed the opportunity to display the car in the much awaited movie of the year Don2. Hyundai India has introduced a test drive program of the new Hyundai Eon, which is featured in the movie Don2. The movie is already been launched and people can easily see the car in the movie. This is really going to pump up the sales of the all new Hyundai Eon. The Hyundai Eon price will be starting from Rs. 2.69lakh and will be under 3lakhs.

The participant of the program is supposed to receive a poster of the movie and if lucky can also get a couple of tickets of the movie Don2. Hyundai has really taken the opportunity to advertise the other models of car from the company. The particular Hyundai Eon is the only car in India and which is having lowest price of Hyundai cars in Indian automobile market. The car is supposed to provide a leading mileage of 21.1kmpl.

The Hyundai Eon is powered by an 814cc engine.  There are several numbers of features of the car and which is really going to impress people. The engine of the car is going to pump out a maximum power of 56bhp at the rate of 5500rpm. The new Hyundai Eon is having some features common to the Hyundai Santro, which was also a huge hit in the Indian automobile market. This particular car is mainly endowed with the Fluidic design and which is also being used in other car models from the same company. The company is having lots of expectations from the same company.

Sunday, 25 December 2011

New Civic to be launched by end of 2012 globally

Honda Motors is soon going to launch its 2012 Honda Civic in the US market. Earlier version of this car that launched in the year 2005 was a big hit in the markets there. However the current model could not garner the same response. Honda stands on the number two position in US auto market and now it is working hard and wants to come back with a bang with new generation features. Honda has disclosed the concept of the improved Honda Civic at 2011 Detroit Motor Show.   This is the most awaited sedan of Honda. The company feels that this sedan will make everyone fall in love with this model that is beautifully designed and perfectly integrated.

As per the American President of Honda Motors this new Civic will be introduced not later than 2012 however, he has declined to comment on what all, this new sedan will feature. But one thing is sure that this sedan will relive the grandeur of Honda Civic 2005. The Honda had removed some features in the present model as a measure to garner cost cutting. However, this model sans the features did not go down well with the customers. So Honda Motors has learnt from the mistakes and this model will not compromise on any features. In terms of fuel consumption it’s expected to be more fuel efficient car. Honda Civic 2012 will comprises of three different engines like new Civic Hybrid employing lithium-ion battery technology which is the first time its appearing in Honda cars.

It’s still not sure that the car which will enter into the Indian car market will be the same 2012 Honda Civic global model. So keep your fingers crossed as what we will see in the India. This sedan is powered by a gasoline engines which will be accompanied with a unique Honda Eco-Assist technology as per the company’s claims which helps in giving a better fuel efficiency. But with so many new cars coming to India if Honda does not have the right features it may face a tough competition here as well.

Monday, 19 December 2011

Volkswagen UP! not coming to Auto Expo

Volkswagen Up! A small car from Volkswagen was again spotted out in Mumbai, this time without any covers or wraps. But for all those who believe this may because carmaker is doing their test runs for the upcoming Auto Expo launch, there are rumours that this will not happen. News is that this car may not even come to India. Reports are that the Volkswagen India is still having second thoughts over the launch of this hatchback as it is facing challenges with Volkswagen Up Price. The trade experts feel that VW will have keep the price of this small car in between Rs 3 Lakh to Rs 4 lakh if it has to stay competitive in India.

However, Volkswagen Up has a lot in store for the European car market. It is a car which will come with the most heritage brand Volkswagen. This car is coming with both Petrol and diesel engine and it is expected to even come in electric and hybrid concept. This is the smallest car ever launched by Volkswagen. If at all it makes it to India this car will surely give a challenge to Maruti Suzuki’s A-Star. It is said that it will become the first choice of as it is powered with the 1 litre of petrol engine and will be offered with 2 engine tunes and each of these will deliver 59BHP and 74 BHP maximum power.

Volkswagen Up Review says that it’s an amazing hatchback. It is loaded with some amazing features and good safety features like Anti-theft system. Volkswagen Up picture are bound to impress people. Simply this car is small dynamite. This will surely liked by the young generation. The car has a classy and beautiful interiors and exteriors, which make it loveable by all generations. It will give a tough competition to its own class and segment cars.

Thursday, 15 December 2011

Honda City's new version launched in India

The top leading manufacturer Honda Siel Cars India has launched the new sedan Honda City with Honda’s superior design and advanced styling features.  The new car looks attractive with striking new exteriors and interiors. The 2012 Honda City exteriors features with the new chrome shaped front grille, redesigned front and rear bumper and restyled tail lamps improves the looks of the car. The base variant Honda City price is to be at Rs 6.99 lakh.

The Honda City will be available in five variants such as Honda City Corporate, E, S, V MT/AT and V Sunroof MT/AT. The V sunroof model is launched with a sunroof which is to be newly introduced in this car segment. The new Honda City 1.5 V and V (Sunroof) will be offered with new luxurious features like Cruise Control system and Turn indicators on ORVM. The new City 1.5 E is packed with plush Beige interiors and with addition of integrated Advanced Audio System. The Honda City Corporate comes with all new black interiors with affordable looks and the City 1.5 S will be featured with an Alloy wheels.

The new Honda city will be available in exciting colors like Carnelian Red Pearl and sparkling brown metallic which is the first time introduced in the Honda line up. The other colors includes with Taffeta White, Alabaster Silver Metallic, Bold Beige Metallic and Urban Titanium Metallic. The Director of marketing of Honda Siel Cars India Ltd sated that the Honda City is the bestselling car among the other sedan cars in the country. The Honda City got recorded for No. 1 Rank for the 11th time in JD Power Initial Quality Survey in the mid size segment car. He also stated that the new car will be the best featured car in the segment of cars.

The Honda City will be powered with a 1.5 L 4 cylinder new generation i-VTEC engine which is capable to produce a peak power of 118 PS and also deliver an excellent mileage of 16.8 kmpl. The Honda city also features with safety features includes with Anti lock Braking System with Brake assist, dual SRS airbags, pre-tensioner seat belts and G-Force Control Technology body. The 3rd generation Honda City has been awarded as the most prestigious ‘Indian Car of the year 2009’. The car has recorded a sales of nearly 1.36 lakh units since its launch in September 2008 and 3.76 lakh units with its first launch in India in 1988.

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

The all new Honda City to be unveiled tomorrow

It was expected by many people and it happens. Yes we are talking about latest buzz in town which is 2012 Honda City facelift. The new Honda city will be on road from 14th December.  December however usually never sees much fire crackers from car industry but this time it will be witnessing this party.  Honda city has regained its lost sale by reducing the price of its car. The main reason behind the slump was the high Honda city price of the car.  The new Honda city has got some cosmetic changes which include all new front and rear end however as per Honda city review the car engine will be the same.

As per new Honda city review the engine will be same i.e. 1.5 lite i-Vtec petrol power engine with 5 manual transmissions however the car will also be available with automatic transmission.  The new Honda city will be equipped with an eco metre which will guide you to get the maximum mileage, this feature is seen as a major positive point in Indian car industry which is already shaking with the low demand of petrol cars due to hike in petrol price. The much anticipated climate control feature will not be a part of offering from new Honda city.

Honda after analysing the slump in petrol car sales in India is in process to launch diesel variant however it will not be on launch pad before 2013, thus till than the company has to keep its profit and sales up through petrol cars only which will not be an easy task in Indian market. The coming will tell us what strategy Honda is going to use in order to survive in this fierce environment or the company is going to suffer the setback like others.

Monday, 12 December 2011

Nissan opens bookings for Sunny diesel from today

The top Japanese car manufacturer in India, Nissan Motor India Private Ltd today has started the booking of the new Nissan Sunny Diesel variant which was developed on the global V platform. The Nissan Sunny diesel car will be available in two variants like Nissan Sunny Xl and Nissan Sunny XV in Indian car market. The new car booking will be available at all the 47 Nissan dealerships across the India. The Sunny diesel will be loaded with Nissan advanced technology and delivers high performance and fuel economy. The Managing Director and CEO of Nissan motor India PVT Ltd Mr. Kiminobu Tokuyama stated that with the demanding if the diesel cars in the market The Nissan sunny with high performance and fuel efficiency will grab the attention of the Indian customers. The Nissan sunny Price is to be Rs 7, 98,000 for XL variant and Rs 8, 78,000 for the XV variant.

The car is equipped with the powerful 1.5 liter 4 cylinder K9K engine which is capable to delivers a peak power of 86 PS at 3750 rpm and a maximum torque of 200 Nm at 2000 rpm. The K9K engine with five speed manual transmission will produce a best fuel efficiency of 21.64 kmpl. Mr. G M Singh, Vice Chairman and MD, Hover Automotive India, Nissan’s marketing and Sales partner stated that the Sunny is the best car from the Nissan Motors which has high sales in the Indian market compared with the other parts of the world. The Nissan Sunny petrol has made 3000 sales so far in the Indian car market.

The Nissan Sunny Diesel car comes with the same stylish and roomy interiors of the sunny petrol variant. The new Sunny diesel car will be available in six different colors like bronze grey, blade silver, storm white, sapphire blue, onyx black and brick red. The new car comes with advanced safety features and technology includes with Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Engine Immobilizer and Airbags. The Nissan Sunny petrol launched in the month of September is the best car in the entry level sedan car segment in India.

Friday, 9 December 2011

Chevrolet Beat diesel price increased by Rs 15,000

The top leading car manufacturer General Motors has launched the popular car Chevrolet Beat Diesel. The company is planning to increase the Chevrolet Beat Diesel price by Rs 15000. The General Motors is also planning to implement a price hike up to 2 percent on theirs models in the month of January 2012. P Balendran of General Motors has stated that the Chevrolet Beat was launched with an introductory offer and the company is planning to increase the price due to the decrease in rupee value and along with the higher costs of the production materials is the other reason behind the price hike.

The sharp fall of rupee value is the main reason to the price hike and made the company to pass on their losses to the consumers. The other best selling Chevrolet models for the General Motors like Chevrolet Spark, Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet Optra and Chevrolet Captiva price will increase from the month of January 2012. The other car manufacturers are also planning to revise their respective car models price due to the depreciation of the rupee. The country’s top leading manufacturer Maruti India has recently announced a price hike on some of their diesel cars in the month of October. The Toyota India which has a thrice price hike on its model is also expecting to implement another hike in the earlier of January.

The Chevrolet India is planning to launch a new car for the upcoming Auto expo 2012 held in New Delhi. The new car is face lifted version of Chevrolet Captiva will be featured with minor changes in the interiors and the exteriors of the SUV. The new SUV engine will be loaded with a 2.2 L CRDe different from the 2.0 L diesel engine and is capable to produce an improved power output of 184 Bhp.

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Honda to power Civic sedan with 1.6 1.6 L i-DTEC diesel engine

The scenario for car trade is going on the way of making latest technologies engine, a warfare is on among all well known car maker to produce engine that gives more efficiency and better performance. The Japanese car maker, Honda is well known in car manufacturing industry. In a move to out pace the competition, Honda has come out with latest the 1.6L i-DTEC common rail turbo-diesel engine, to give a new definition in the world of diesel engine. This new digital technology engine will be much lighter in terms of weight and was recently showcased at the world’s famous Tokyo Motor Show.
The i-DTEC engine of Honda is just 170kg in weight which is much lighter in terms of engine weight. Technically the lighter the engine better is the fuel economy and performance. Reports are that the Honda Civic sedan will grab the first opportunity to get a makeover with this new 1.6 i-DTEC engine in coming year 2012 as Honda Civic Diesel is expected to be launched soon. The Indian customers are always demanding for efficient diesel engines and this development in Honda will definitely be welcomed by the people who looking for good diesel cars.
Honda India as a brand has already made a place for itself in India, their flagship model Honda City is also doing well. Though, all of Honda’s models were only available in petrol variant but they have managed to sustain themselves by offering huge discounts on their models. All those who are expecting that Honda City and Honda Jazz to adorn this new engine have to wait, as for now the new Honda City will continue with the old 1.5L petrol engine only with some cosmetic changes. Also this year Honda has plans to bring out a facelift of Honda CRV and Honda Civic besides the 2012 Honda that is expected to be launched during the upcoming Auto Expo.

Friday, 2 December 2011

New Mercedes Benz SL set for December launch

With light weight cars concerned the car industry is going under a transformation and Mercedes-Benz is the one. With this Mercedes-Benz is coming with its new Mercedes Benz SL roadster which will make its way in India in light weight car segment. This car will launch in the coming month and its customers need not to wait long as this is the deadline time.Mercedes Benz SL Price Price is still under speculation.

According to Mercedes Benz SL Pictures, this car has a different look as it’s a car with the aluminium body frame. The company has used this aluminium as it has a virtue of being light weight in nature. Its exterior is superb and makes you fall in love in one sight.  Interior gives a luxury feeling as it’s offered by a luxury car manufacturer. It offers you a COMAND infotainment system which allows to access information, entertainment and communication and it also include Bluetooth receiver and a larger colour display. This car is offered with various colour variant like, Storm Red Metallic, Steel Gray Metallic, Quartz Blue Metallic, Palladium Silver Metallic, Mars Red, Majestic Black Metallic, Iridium silver Metallic, Diamond White Metallic and Black colour variants.

Mercedes Benz SL Review describe that it is powered by 4966cc engine which offers you 6.3kmpl of mileage in city and 7.6kmpl on highway. This car comes with only petrol version. Its light weight factor makes it unique as it has involved aluminium in its manufacturing. Some car manufacturer is considering carbon-fibre which is lighter than aluminium in developing a light weight car. But aluminium gives you stability as in carbon-fibre is not possible. The interest of light weight cars are much than before. As light weight cars gives a better fuel efficiency the car manufacturer are attracted towards the production of light weight cars. Maruti India and Mahindra and Mahindra are also keen in producing light weight car.