Friday, 30 March 2012

Mitsubishi Outlander out with a price tag of Rs.20.55 lakh

Japanese giant Mitsubishi Motors, who sell their vehicles in India under collaboration with Hindustan Motors, have launched their latest version of Mitsubishi Outlander in the domestic car market. This formidable SUV car was first launched in the country in year, 2010. The latest version of this SUV has been incorporated with a lot of advanced and best in class features such as a superior music system from Rockford Fosgate, which has a 6-CD changer with a USB port and is of phenomenal 710 watts. Other additional features include paddle shifters, cruise control for comfortable driving and several other keyless functions as stated in a Mitsubishi Outlander review. This SUV is offered in a petrol variant as of now with the diesel engine might coming in later. The design of this car is simply brilliant with a smooth and lustrous body structure complete with a broad radiator grille, which also houses the signature emblem of the company. The head lamp cluster is big and is incorporated with bright lights for better visibility as seen in the Mitsubishi Outlander pictures. The front bumper is fitted with a pair of round fog lamps and the alloy wheels add to the beauty of this muscular SUV.

The company has a lot of expectations on this Mitsubishi's SUV and is expecting it to generate good sales to increase their market share in this lucrative Indian car market. The Mitsubishi Outlander price for the base variant is Rs. 20.55 lakh, which is the ex-showroom price of New Delhi. This 4 cylinders car is fitted with a heavy duty 2.4 liter, 16 valves, petrol engine and a 6-speed manual continuous variable transmission gear box for a comfortable driving experience.

Apart from this, there are several other vehicle launches in the coming month. The elegant sedan Volkswagen Jetta and another SUV Chevrolet Captiva are awaiting their launches. Maruti India will be launching Maruti Ertiga, an MPV and Tata Motors are introducing Tata Safari Storme as well. I recently discussed that Volkswagen is struggling to keep its Great Indian Dream alive and Hyundai i-Gen i20 unwrapped with a price tag of Rs.4.73 lakh.

Maruti eyes to create a city MPV niche with Ertiga

Maruti India is all set to cement its place in all the segments of the Indian automobile market with the launch a brand new multipurpose vehicle, Maruti Ertiga on the 12th of April. The company is one the leading car makers in the country and their vehicles hold a very good reputation across the country in terms of performance, reliability, affordability and fuel efficiency as well. This new MPV is expected to have an aggressive price tag to take on all the contenders in this segment. The Maruti Ertiga price is expected to be around the range of Rs. 7 lakh, ex-showroom New Delhi. This MPV is very stylish with a striking front fascia and the rear end has also been designed very tastefully as seen in the Maruti Ertiga pictures. There is a lot of space inside and the Maruti Ertiga can accommodate at least seven passengers on 3 rows of seating arrangement. The radiator grille houses the company’s logo and the head lights are broad and are integrated with the turn indicators as well. The mileage of Maruti Ertiga is quite healthy with the petrol variant giving 16.02 Kmpl, while the diesel model can generate 20.77 Kmpl as claimed by the company.

The engines are also quite powerful and apt for the Indian road and traffic conditions. According to a Maruti Ertiga review, the petrol version is capable of displacing 1372 CC combined with a power of 95 Bhp and a peak torque of 130 Nm. Whereas, the diesel version houses a 1.3 liter turbo charged diesel car motor capable of churning out a thumping torque of 200 Nm along with a peak power of 90 Bhp. Both these versions have a 5-speed manual transmission gear box and come fitted with 4 cylinders. This 4 cylinders car is surely going to be a best seller as the other vehicles from the commendable fleet of Maruti India in the country.The Utility market is going to heat up with cars from major auto makers like Chevrolet Captiva from General Motors and Tata Safari Storme from the home grown car maker, no doubt a few sparks are going to fly.

Thursday, 29 March 2012

Hyundai i-Gen i20 unwrapped with a price tag of Rs.4.73 lakh

One of the country’s largest automobile makers, Hyundai Motors has launched a latest addition to their highly regarded fleet of cars on 28th March. This company is also the largest automobile exporter in the country as well. This new generation Hyundai i20 will be offered in twelve trims across all their dealerships in the country. This New Hyundai i20 price for the base variant in petrol is starting at Rs. 4.73 lakh, which is the ex-showroom price of New Delhi. This latest hatchback car has a very urbane and a high class look with a beautiful front façade as can be seen in the New Hyundai i20 pictures.

According to a New Hyundai i20 review, this hatchback will be offered in both petrol and diesel variants. The petrol car version will be powered with a commanding 1.2 liter Kappa petrol engine capable of delivering a maximum power of 84 Ps. The diesel version will be fitted with a 1.4 liter common rail diesel engine, which can deliver a peak power of 90 Ps along with a torque of 22.4 Kgm. Both these versions will be equipped with 4 cylinders and a 6-speed manual transmission gear box. There is another powerful variant in the offing to the Indian customers, which is the 1.4 liter Gamma automatic petrol version.

This engine has a capacity to churn out a peak power of 100 Ps along with a 13.9 Kgm of torque and is integrated with an automatic transmission gear box. This attractive Hyundai hatch back also has a lot of advanced and state of the art features to attract the customers. Apart from this hatch back, the Indian car market is abuzz with several vehicle launches coming up from different companies. There is news that Maruti Ertiga, Chevrolet Captiva, Volkswagen Jetta and the formidable Tata Safari Storme are going to be launched soon in the Indian car market. I recently shared that Maruti Swift Dzire older version directed towards Taxi segment and low priced petrol cars keep step with diesel cars.

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Maruti Swift Dzire older version directed towards Taxi segment

Maruti Suzuki, India’s leading car manufacturer had launched the new version of Maruti Swift Dzire in February 2012. Rumours were afloat in the auto circles that the firm would put an end to the older version of the car. Senior officials at Maruti Suzuki India have denied the rumours and revealed that the older version has been renamed as Maruti Swift Dzire Tour. The Maruti Swift Dzire Tour would be specifically sold to taxi and fleet operators in the country w.e.f April 2012 in two different variants, LXi petrol car and LDi diesel car.

The brand new 2012 Maruti Swift Dzire Pictures reveal the elegant and sporty looks of the car. The company has revamped the exteriors of the car to give it a unique appearance. Maruti Swift Dzire is facing stiff competition from cars like Tata Indigo XL, Toyota Etios and Mahindra Verito. Maruti Swift Dzire Price in India is tagged between Rs. 4.77 lakh to Rs. 7.12 lakh (Ex- Showroom price), which is similar to the price range of other cars in this segment. The launch of this car in February 2012 attracted tremendous response from the Maruti Suzuki fans and auto reviewers across the length and breadth of the nation.

Maruti Swift Dzire Review suggests that the car is perfect for a small family with its stylish looks and comfortable interiors which ensures smooth driving. The brand new version of the car has been packed with a whole new range of features. This sedan car's review also speaks volumes about the fuel efficiency of the car in city conditions. However, with several other competitors in this segment, Maruti Swift Dzire has a long way to go to become the market leader. Maruti Suzuki India believes that the car would be widely accepted by the Indian buyers and generated solid revenue for the firm. I recently shared that Hyundai Sonata to drive in March and Ford India adds Ambiente variant to its 2012 Fiesta line-up at Rs. 7.23 lakh. turns 4, comes out with a facelift, the No. 1 auto portal in India has completed four successful years since its inception in 2008. On the occasion, the company has launched a new and refreshing User Interface. As enters its fifth year, the website has forayed into various other gamut of service for car buyers and dealers like new car buying, car finance, car insurance, used cars, exchange, etc.

Refreshing Look and highly usable functionality

The stylish new homepage with its increased usability and new features gives an in-depth knowledge about all new/used cars and their details. Currently, a user on an average spends over 8 minutes on CarDekho. The desired information required to finalize a car is just a click away using the intuitive features of the site.

CarDekho fact-sheet:

·         Over 3.5 million users reach out to CarDekho every month
·         Fastest auto portal to achieve 3 crore unique visitor mark earlier this Jan
·         India’s largest stock of used cars with nearly 30,000 listings of active sellers
·         Hundreds of used and new car dealers across the country use CarDekho services
·         Used car dealers enrolled at CarDekho have increased their sales by 20%
·         5000-6000 used cars listed in CarDekho’s sell car section are sold  every month
·         Over 15,000 new car on-road price quotes are requested everyday
·         CarDekho facilitates car loans in over 25 cities and offers loan disbursal with a turnaround time of less than two days

CarDekho solution for Car Buyers is the first step in the ladder for every user while buying a car. According to Amit Jain, the CEO, “It has been a tremendous run in the last 4 years. We stand committed to make car buying even simpler and friendly with best deals available in the market. I am very excited to see the growth in the price quotes generated for new cars as well as the huge increase in both sellers and buyers in used car section at CarDekho. This clearly indicates how the trends are clearly shifting to online research for buying both used and new cars. Our new UI bundled with array of services for car buying will ensure end to end solutions for car buyers. We want to touch each and every car buyer in India and help them choose the most suitable car. “

CarDekho future growth strategy

The website has seen enormous growth over last 4 years and looks forward to continue the winning streak. Speaking on the future endeavors Rohit Dangayach, Director Sales said, “We are spreading our services of new and used car buying, car finance and insurance, pan-India. We are aggressively reaching out to all channels in the car sales industry and offering them what they need to scale up their businesses multi-fold. Our success lies in success of all our partners and we will become the most important source of leads for everyone in the industry.”

Reducing the gap between Car Buyers and Car Makers

Not just the dealers but Car Makers have also benefited in selling cars through our site. For some Auto Manufacturers, CarDekho team is helping them sell their cars pan-India. Anurag Jain, the COO said, “Car manufacturers and dealers will focus on online channels like CarDekho to increase their sales. Online portals will play a crucial role in their marketing strategies. The number of people researching cars on portals and the effect on their car buying decision has increased significantly. With the increase in internet penetration in India, this will only grow bigger. CarDekho hand holds the customers right from their research stage till the delivery of their desired car at their doorsteps, thus helping car manufacturers sell more cars pan-India”.

CarDekho is India’s most popular car portal and helps its users with car research, finance, insurance and any other aspect of car buying with the best possible deals through its exclusive tie-ups with car manufacturers, finance and insurance companies. CarDekho is owned by GirnarSoft Automobiles Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd. Girnar Software is Rajasthan’s leading IT company and operates other popular portals like, and more. CarDekho was awarded the most popular website of 2011, and best automotive website of 2009 by online research agency MetrixLab. 

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Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Maruti Ertiga slated to launch on 12th April

Hold your breath as the MUV car segment in Indian auto markets gets a brand new player in the form of Maruti Suzuki’s latest launch Maruti Ertiga. It would be one of the biggest launches for the month of April. Maruti Ertiga price in India could be tagged in the Rs. 6 – 9 lakh range. Maruti Suzuki’s leading status in the Indian markets is no secret and its entry into the utility car segment would surely give sleepless nights to the existing players. Such is Maruti Suzuki’s confidence that the company has pumped in Rs. 400 crore in the development of Maruti Ertiga. Auto industry experts have welcomed the latest move from Maruti Suzuki India.

Maruti Ertiga pictures reveal that the MUV follows the traditional design concepts of Maruti Suzuki cars. Maruti Ertiga, the upcoming car is based on a versatile and fairly sophisticated platform offering both manual transmissions car and automatic transmissions car. The petrol engine version has a 1.4 litre petrol engine. On the other hand, the diesel version runs on a 1.3 litre diesel engine. Maruti Ertiga review indicates that the smartly conceived interiors provide adequate space to passengers and cargo alike. Maruti Ertiga review also hints that the MUV is surprising frugal offering a mileage of 16.02 Kmpl for the petrol engine and 20.77 Kmpl for the diesel engine.

Maruti’s brand image of a reliable, efficient and low-cost car maker guarantees a red carpet welcome for Maruti Ertiga. The pricing of the MUV hasn’t been disclosed yet but auto reviewers indicate that price could turn out to be the most crucial factor in determining Maruti Ertiga’s fate. As always, Maruti Suzuki India has jam packed the utility vehicle with a variety of safety aspects. The MUV and SUV cars segment witnesses arch rivalry amidst leading auto makers like Nissan, Hyundai, Toyota and Renault, and Mahindra & Mahindra battling for the top spot. I recently shared that 2012 Audi TT zooms in at Rs 48.36 lakh and Hyundai Sonata to drive in March. 

Renault to roll out a new C-segment sedan Scala, later this year

Renault India is going to introduce a new sedan Renault Scala for their Indian customers later this year. This sedan car will house a powerful 1.5 liter engine and the company has a lot of hopes pinned on this sedan to increase their market share in this lucrative Indian car market. This upcoming car will be in competition with the likes of Nissan Sunny and other contenders in this segment. Renault is riding high on the sales of Renault Pulse, which is their premium compact hatchback car model. This car has almost all the features that makes it appropriate for the Indian conditions as well as the customers. It is powered with a commanding K9K diesel engine that can displace 1461 CC; it is 4 cylinders car with 5-speed manual transmission. This engine is capable of churning out a power of 64 Ps along with a maximum torque of 160 Nm as stated in a Renault Pulse review.

The exteriors are decent and straightforward, the front bumpers have a pair of fog lamps and the head lights are quite big for enhanced visibility. The front grille is broad and houses the company’s emblem, while the rear end is curvy and the spoiler makes it look sporty as can be seen in the Renault Pulse pictures. The Renault Pulse price for the base variant is starting at Rs. 5.89 lakh, ex-showroom New Delhi. Renault Pulse hatchback is packed with features such as a music system, power windows, tinted glass and other safety features like engine immobilizer, automatic door locking and so on. This great hatchback is a suitable city car and will definitely perform well in the Indian traffic conditions as well.Also there is a lot going on in Maruti's stable right now,  Maruti India upcoming car in the MPV car segment Maruti Ertiga is all set to boost their market share further in the domestic car market. I recently shared that Ford India adds Ambiente variant to its 2012 Fiesta line-up at Rs. 7.23 lakh and Volkswagen adds a new trim Comfortline to Vento.

Thursday, 22 March 2012

2012 AUDI TT sports car slated to launch tomorrow

Audi sportscar fans ready to rejoice as Audi India sets up the launch of new Audi TT in India on 23rd March 2012. The 2012 version of this magnificent sportscar has faced a complete modification. The car blessed with new and stylish interiors and much more powerful mechanics. Exteriors of the car has faced considerable changes in front and the rear. The front end of the car is facelifted to give the car its flaunt look. In the rear, the car is gifted with brand new taillights and diffuser. Further, this car is equipped with new bumper, stylish new grille and renovated headlamps along with LED fog lights integrated with LED day time running lights. The side look of the car has remained the same with the iconic coupe lines which provide this luxury car a unique look. The previous version, Audi TT price is 46 lakh at ex-showroom. The price of this new version is not yet revealed however is expected to be pricey as car is being imported as CBU, and recent union budget has increased the excise duty by 15 % on CBU imports.

The 2012 Audi will be available with three different engines. The engines are 1.8 L TSI turbo petrol engine, 2.0 L TFSI Turbo petrol engine and 2 L TDI turbo diesel engine. In india, the new Audi TT is expected to drive with only 2.0 L TFSI petrol engine which delivers a maximum power of 211 Bhp and a peak Torque of 350 Nm. The new Audi TT offers 2 options in transmission, the six speed manual gearbox and a six speed dual clutch DSG automatic gearbox. The top model will come with the well known Quattro all wheel drove system.The current Audi TT pictures are available on the Internet and it can be seen how stylish this car looks. The Audi TT review has always been filled with the words of appreciation. The powerful engine of 3189 cc 6 Cylinder delivering power of 250 PS made this car an incredible sportscar. The new Audi version is definitely much more stylish and powerful. I recently

Sunday, 18 March 2012

Hyundai Sonata to drive in March

The magnificent sedan from the stables of Hyundai Motors, the South Korean car maker – 2012 Hyundai Sonata fluidic, which was showcased in the recent New Delhi Auto Expo, has been scheduled for this month. This is being kept after the Union Budget of the Indian Government, wherein there is a speculation that there might be an additional levy on the diesel engine passenger cars.Now that the Union Budget is announced once can expect the car anytime soon. The final Hyundai Sonata price is also on hold till then and the company is hoping that there are no extra taxes on this segment, so that they can launch this car with a competitive price tag. These sedans are now being assembled at the company’s Chennai based manufacturing unit, where they are being imported in completely knocked down kits. This aspect would also be a significant factor in the pricing as the taxes and duties are different for CKD kits and fully imported cars in India.

This sedan is just plain brilliant to look at and has a pristine design and is sure to grab a lot of attention once on road. The looks are unbelievably appealing with a striking front fascia as seen in the Hyundai Sonata pictures. There are a lot of safety features as well as advanced gadgets installed inside the sedan. This amazing car is expected to be housed with a 2.4 liter GDI petrol engine, which will have a capacity to churn out a peak power of 200 BHP and a maximum torque of 255 Nm and will have a 6-speed manual as well as an automatic gear box transmission for the customers to choose from as stated in a Hyundai Sonata review. However, all eyes are on the Indian Government’s Union Budget, as the fate of all the new launches in diesel variants would depend on the outcome of it.

Friday, 16 March 2012

Volkswagen adds a new trim Comfortline to Vento

One of Germany’s oldest and most reputed automobile manufacturer, Volkswagen has added a new trim to its premium sedan Volkswagen Vento in the Indian car market. This new trim will be called Comfortline and will be sold along with the other two variants – Highline and Trendline across the country. The company’s Director and Member of Board, Mr. Neeraj Garg, while commenting on the launch of this Volkswagen Vento Comfortline variant in diesel said that the company was getting a lot of enquiries and requests since the launch of this sedan, asking them to develop a mid level variant of this model. With the launch of this model now the company is very happy that it has been able to develop this sedan according to the taste and desires of their customers. Volkswagen Vento price range is between Rs. 7.08 lakh and Rs. 10.02 lakh, ex-showroom New Delhi and it covers all the variants offered by the company.

This sedan has been incorporated with many new gadgets like an advanced and state of the art music system capable of playing CD’s, MP3 player and FM Radio. Both the front and rear bumpers have been fitted with bright fog lamps for enhanced visibility. There is an arm rest between the rear seats for added comfort to the passengers sitting behind. The driving seat can be attuned as per the driver’s height for a better driving experience. The outside rear view mirrors can be adjusted electrically from inside the car itself. All these new features have been added to attract the customers as stated in a Volkswagen Vento review. The exteriors of this sedan are brilliant with a stunning overall design. The front grille has chrome inlays and also houses the signature emblem of the company. The sides of this sedan are sleek and the Alloy wheels add to its magnificence as visible in the Volkswagen Vento pictures.

Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport drives in at Rs.23.53 Lakh

One of the country’s oldest car makers Hindustan Motors Limited, who are also manufacturing vehicles of Japan’s leading automobile giants Mitsubishi under a technical agreement, has recently launched the all the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport variant. This multitalented and highly praised SUV is from the immaculate family of the renowned Pajero, which is also the winner of the toughest driving contest across the globe, the Dakar Rally. This SUV Mitsubishi Pajero Sport was showcased at a media conference by Mr. A. Sankara Narayanan, who is the Director of Hindustan Motors Limited with Mr. Masahiko Ueki, the Executive Officer and also the Corporate General Manager of the Asian countries and ASEAN office for Mitsubishi Motors Corporation based in Japan.

This massive SUV has a lot of fans across the country and globally as well and with the launch of this new version, it is surely going to generate more and more sales for the company. Mitsubishi Pajero Price for the Indian market is starting at Rs. 23.53 lakh (ex-showroom price New Delhi). According to a Mitsubishi Pajero review, this SUV comes with a VG turbo diesel engine and has the ability to make available a peak power of 178 PS in combination with maximum torque of 400 Nm. The exteriors of this SUV are classy with a lot of chrome on the front grille, which also houses the signature logo of the company and the broad head lamp cluster combined with a pair of round fog lamps on the bumper complete the front façade as seen in the Mitsubishi Pajero Pictures. This muscular SUV is a sheer delight with a combination of comfortable city driving and the exhilaration of the adventurous off-road driving in the terrains as well and is complete with the gift of luxury, style, safety, power and comfort at all times.

Monday, 12 March 2012

Figo turns two on March 9th

Ford Figo the small hatch from the stables of Ford India has taken the market by storm since it has been introduced in the country. This car is suitable for people from all walks of life and is being sold in both petrol and diesel variants. The diesel cars are very popular in the Indian market as diesel is cheaper than petrol and works out quite economical for most of the people. But as the price of the petrol variant is very competitive and affordable, Ford Figo has been successful in generating sales for both versions. To further attract the customers in buying this car, the company is offering a huge discount of Rs. 16,000 for every customer who takes this car. The best part of this deal is that this discount is there even on the diesel variant, which is quite surprising as most of the companies offer discount on petrol vehicles. Generally diesel vehicles are costlier and incur high input costs as well; therefore the margin is lesser when selling a diesel car.

Apart from all this, the company has added some more features to Ford Figo’s top variants, which has made this hatch more tempting and striking. Ford Figo price in India starts at – Rs. 3.74 lakh for the petrol variant and the diesel version starts at Rs. 4.69 lakh (both prices ex-showroom Delhi). According to a Ford Figo review, this car has all the features and a healthy engine which is quite compatible for the Indian roads and the climate. The air conditioning is very powerful and the integrated Bluetooth interface is very appealing. The exteriors of this car are also very eye-catching with a sleek design, which can be seen in the Ford Figo pictures.

Monday, 5 March 2012

New fluidic Hyundai i20 to drive in April

The country’s one of the largest auto manufacturers, Hyundai Motors is looking forward to launch the upgraded version of its best selling Hyundai i20 in India by April 2012. The company is preparing a facelift upgraded version along with new generation cutting-edge attributes which make it sportier and style. The existing model of I20 is getting huge response from the Indian car lovers, but as per current auto market overview, most of Indian hatchback producers are launching new generation cars in India with attractive features. So, now Hyundai Motors also upgrade their popular hatchback with new features.

The new 2012 Hyundai i20 price has not yet been officially declared by the auto giant. It is speculated that the new Hyundai i20 will be more costly than the existing model. As per Hyundai i20 review, the new upgrade model will be equipped with Kappa 2 engine with VTVT, while the diesel motor will remain same as before. The new Hyundai i20 interior will additionally be re-designed with blue colored theme on the meter and the dashboard lighting will be remained to the previous model. But the LED strip is newly designed bumper which shows more attractive.
New facelift Hyundai i20 pictures looks very eye-catching and impressive that helps to attract more customers those who wants to get this kind of car in India. It is also offering excellent mileage across the auto market. The new Hyundai i20 will face tough time with New Maruti Swift, Ford Figo, Volkswagen Polo, Honda Jazz, Renault Pulse, etc. Behind of that, the company is also planning to introduce new cars in India such as Hyundai i30, Hyundai I40, Hyundai i45 as well as upgrade their existing models with new attributes. Hyundai Motors India is getting tough competition with Maruti Suzuki, Honda, Ford and Volkswagen. These auto manufacturers are also established their hatchback with strong position in the Indian auto market.

Saturday, 3 March 2012

New Hyundai Elantra to break covers by year end

India’s 2nd largest auto maker and a leading exporter of cars in the country, Hyundai India announced that it would launch its next generation sedan the New Hyundai Elantra by the end of 2012. 2011 turned out to be a gloomy one for the Indian auto markets. Hyundai India is looking forward to 2012 as much better year in terms of sales growth.

New Hyundai Elantra Price is likely to be in the range of Rs. 12 lakh to Rs. 14 lakh. New Hyundai Elantra pictures reveal the elegant looks of the sedan which is certain to attract many auto enthusiasts towards the car. The Korean car maker is also excited about the launch of its luxurious sedan, the new Hyundai Sonata in 2012.

Arvind Saxena, director of sales & marketing, Hyundai Motor India, briefed the media that Hyundai India has not set any ambitious goals for the year 2012 and expects the auto sales to be slightly better than last year, for the company and for the Indian auto markets in India on the whole. He expected a growth of 6-6.5% for the entire auto market this year, compared to an insignificant growth of 4.5% in 2011. Mr. Saxena also made it clear that due to Europe’s gloomy economic situation, exploring new export opportunities in non European markets would assist Hyundai to sustain its export numbers.          

Thursday, 1 March 2012

Chevrolet Sail hatch covers to lift this July

Stakes are high that GM India may launch Chevrolet Sail hatchback somewhere around July 2012.Media sources disclose that General Motors, world’s leading automobile manufacturer, has produced these new-age machines at its Bangalore production unit. Chevrolet Sail Price is expected to be below the price tag of Rs. 4 lakh. Chevrolet Sail hatch pictures flaunt the stunning looks of the compact car.

Chevrolet India is all set to bring both petrol and diesel versions of Chevrolet Sail Hatchback in the auto markets. It would be interesting to know that Chevrolet India will bring hatchback as well as notch back models of the car. The petrol version and the diesel versions would be powered by 1.2 liter petrol and 1.3 diesel engines respectively. Considering the increasing need of diesel cars in India, experts in the automobile industry is welcoming this as an intelligent marketing step.    
Mr. Lowell C. Paddock, MD and President, General Motors India briefed the media that Chevrolet’s Bangalore center, which was instrumental in improvising the new Chevrolet Tavera, has done a commendable job in the innovative designing of Chevrolet Sail Hatch. The R & D cum design center at Bangalore gives work to 2100 people. He also started a brand new design center with enhanced capacity for churning out life size or dull-scale clay models to match the growing supply needs of the American auto major. GM India has many more surprises for the car lovers in India. Some of the most prominent projects are the launch of a brand new MPV and introduction of a new electric car for Indian auto markets. Top sources in Chevrolet India revealed that the firm waiting for Government’s action to ease the norms for electric cars. Chevrolet India has not tasted much success in the small car segment and is determined to register a strong presence with the introduction of Chevrolet Sail Hatch in July this year.