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Porche looking to enter used cars market in India as a bid to expand operations

Porche looking to enter used cars market in India as a bid to expand operations

Feb 16, 2020, 10:55 AM IST

Luxury sports car maker Porsche is planning to enter used cars market in India in the medium term as it looks to enhance customer base in the country, according to a senior company official. The company, which sells a range of luxury sports cars and sports utility vehicles (SUVs) such as the 718, 911, Macan and Cayenne priced between Rs 69.98 lakh to Rs 1.63 crore, currently has a total of about 3,500 customers in India.

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Honda Amaze vs Maruti Dzire: Which car is best for you?

Feb 15, 2020, 02:40 PM IST

Honda Amaze or Maruti Dzire? Which car should you buy? Which car is best for your needs? Which car would suit your requirements the best? These are some of the basic questions every car buyer asks themselves. If you are confused between Honda Amaze and Maruti Dzire, here are all your questions answered.

Toyota Vellfire Luxury MPV's India launch on February 26; expected price between Rs 68-80 lakh

Toyota Vellfire Luxury MPV to launch in India on February 26; expected price between Rs 68-80 lakh

Feb 14, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

Toyota's six-seat luxury MPV Vellfire, that is slated to compete against the Mercedes-Benz V Class, is all set to launch in India on February 26. The expected price for Toyota's newest edition in the Indian market is expected to be between Rs 68 and Rs 80 lakh. Japanese carmaker Toyota has already started taking the pre-booking orders for the car at select dealerships.

Kia Seltos vs MG Hector: Petrol top end comparison

Kia Seltos vs MG Hector: Which car is best for you?

Feb 12, 2020, 01:43 PM IST

Kia Seltos and MG Hector were arguably the two most decorated car launches of 2019. Korean carmaker KIA and British manufacturer Morris Garages both made a debut in India with these two cars. Ironically, both Seltos and Hector fall in the same segment -- compact SUVs -- A segment which has, over the years, increased its market by leaps and bounce.

Big Boy Toyz to open new stores in Ahmedabad, Kolkata

Big Boy Toyz to open new stores in Ahmedabad, Kolkata

Feb 12, 2020, 11:22 AM IST

India' largest buyer and seller of luxury used cars, Big Boy Toyz, is all set to expand its business to Kolkata and Ahmedabad. The plans to open new stores is in its initial stages of development and could be implemented by 2020-21 financial year. 

Ownership cost, slower GDP growth drive down domestic passenger vehicle sales by 6.2 per cent in Jan

Ownership cost, slower GDP growth drive down domestic passenger vehicle sales by 6.2 per cent in Jan

Feb 10, 2020, 11:59 AM IST

Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined 6.2 per cent in January as vehicle demand continued to be stressed by rising cost of ownership and slower GDP growth, automobile industry body SIAM said on Monday. Passenger vehicle sales last month stood at 2,62,714 units against 2,80,091 units in the year-ago month, according to data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).

Auto Expo 2020: What is the hype around the all-new Hyundai

Auto Expo 2020: What is the hype around the all-new Hyundai Creta?

Feb 09, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

Hyundai has exhibited the all-new Creta at the Auto Expo 2020. Charmed with the presence of Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, Creta stole the limelight at the yearly auto exhibition show. 

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Olive green Maruti Suzuki Jimny steals the show at Auto Expo 2020 | See Pics

Feb 08, 2020, 03:53 PM IST

Maruti Suzuki Jimny: At the Auto Expo 2020, Maruti Suzuki's latest unveil - Jimny - stole the show. The lightweight 4x4 off-roader was displayed in olive-green army colour and looked apart as far as muscular cars go.

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Auto Expo 2020: Top 5 electric vehicles that you can buy in 2020

Feb 08, 2020, 01:27 PM IST

Electric Vehicles and EV infrastructure have been a big talking point in this year's Auto Expo. From Indian carmakers like Tata Motors to global giants like KIA motors, several brands exhibited their latest entries into the EV mainframe. A range of Electric Vehicles were on display at the Auto Expo 2020. Here are the top 5 EVs that you should not miss going forward.

How Rolls met Royce and became 'Rolls-Royce'; special mention to the 'hyphen' friend

Rolls-Royce: Inspirational story of two friends coming together to form an auto giant

Feb 09, 2020, 10:31 AM IST

Rolls-Royce is by far the epitome of luxury automotive in this world. To own a Rolls-Royce, one doesn't just need money, but quite a lot more. But the story of the origination of Rolls-Roys is equally intriguing. It all started when a privileged boy met another boy who used to sell newspapers at the age of nine. 143 years down the line, here we are talking of their exploits and their brand that still rules the world.

Coronavirus threat looms over Auto Expo 2020; Chinese delegation to skip event

Coronavirus threat looms over Auto Expo 2020; Chinese delegation to skip event

Feb 05, 2020, 10:56 AM IST

Coronavirus is rapidly turning into a world disaster death toll now well into the 400s. Despite most of these death being in China, the number of infected cases in over 20 countries means that it is highly likely that Coronavirus is yet to reach its peak in the international community.

Ashok Leyland becomes world's third largest bus maker

Ashok Leyland becomes world's third largest bus maker

Feb 04, 2020, 01:44 PM IST

Hinduja Group's Ashok Leyland on Monday said that it has become the world's third-largest bus maker. Company's claim was based on the latest figures released by SIAM, OICA and IHS Markit.  Ashok Leyland sold a total of 23,100 buses in 2019, the company said in a press release. 

Maruti sales increase by 1.7% in January, Hyundai, Tata in the red

Maruti sales increase by 1.7% in January, Hyundai, Tata in the red

Feb 02, 2020, 08:41 AM IST

Sales in the auto sector remained slow in the month of January. While India's largest car manufacturer, Maruti Suzuki, recorded a marginal gain, Hyundai and Tata Motors remained in the red. 

All-new BS-VI compliant Honda Amaze 2020 launched: What has changed

All-new BS-VI compliant Honda Amaze 2020 launched: What has changed

Jan 29, 2020, 06:41 PM IST

The all new BS-VI compliant Honda Amaze 2020 has been launched by the Japanese carmaker. Honda's entry segment sedan Amaze will compete with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Volkswagen Ameo. The car will be available with a 1.2-litre petrol engine and a 1.5-litre diesel engine options.

Tata Nexon EV launced in India: Check price, features, specifications

Tata Nexon EV launched in India: Check price, features, specifications

Jan 28, 2020, 02:52 PM IST

Indian carmaker Tata has launched an EV version of its popular car Nexon. Priced at Rs 13.99 lakh, Tata Nexon EV was unveiled in December 2019. Tata Motors plans to launch four more electric vehicles (EV) models, including two SUVs, one hatchback and one sedan in the next 24 months, Tata Sons Group Chairman N Chandrasekaran announced at the launch.

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Union Budget 2020: Incentivisation tops automobile sector's wishlist after turbulent year

Jan 27, 2020, 03:40 PM IST

On one hand, the automobile sector would look out for incentives to gain back its lost footing, while on the other it would want the government to boost its development prospects for the future. With the Budget all set to be announced on February 1, here are some automobile-centric expectations from the Union Budget 2020

Bajaj Auto to collaborate with Triumph to build mid-capacity bikes in India

Bajaj Auto to collaborate with Triumph to build mid-capacity bikes in India

Jan 24, 2020, 02:05 PM IST

Bajaj Auto is all set to collaborate with British motorcycle brand Triumph to bring brand new mid-capacity bikes to Indian roads. Bajaj and Triumph on Friday formally commenced their non-equity global partnership to manufacture a new range of mid-capacity motorcycles in the country.

Hyundai Aura launched in India: Price, features,

Hyundai Aura launched in India: Price, features, specifications, variants

Jan 21, 2020, 02:30 PM IST

Hyundai has launched its all-new entry segment sedan Aura. The Hyundai Aura will replace the Hyundai Xcent which is currently the entry segment sedan sold by the Korean carmaker in the Indian market. Priced at Rs 5.79 lakh the Aura will compete with the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Honda Amaze amongst others.

Bajaj Chetak, yesteryear superstar, electric avatar

Bajaj Chetak, yesteryear superstar, electric avatar launched at a price of Rs 1 lakh | Details

Jan 14, 2020, 02:01 PM IST

Bajaj has relaunched one of its most iconic products in India -- The Bajaj Chetak -- which is now an electric scooter. The Bajaj Chetak Electric has made a comeback in India after 15 years. Sales for the scooter will begin first in Pune and Bengaluru before spreading out to the rest of the country. The launch will give a major boost to the EV sector in India. More two-wheeler makers are likely to follow Bajaj into entering the mainstream EV as technology and accessibility improve with time.

Bajaj Chetak Electric to launch today: What to expect

Bajaj Chetak Electric to launch today: What to expect

Jan 14, 2020, 07:16 AM IST

In one of the most widely anticipated two-wheeler launches, Bajaj will reintroduce one of its most popular scooters -- Bajaj Chetak -- in the Indian market today. The new Bajaj Chetak will be an Electric Vehicle and will be called Bajaj Chetak Electric. This gives a massive thumbs up to the growing EV sector in India. With Bajaj entering the fray, more bike and scooter makers are sure to follow suit. Here is everything you can expect from the Bajaj Chetak Electric scooter. 

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza sales figures cross 5 lakh mark within 4 years

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza sales figures cross 5 lakh mark within 4 years

Jan 13, 2020, 02:25 PM IST

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Monday said its compact SUV Vitara Brezza has crossed five lakh sales mark within four years of its launch. The company had showcased the model at 2016 Auto Expo.

Royal Enfield 2020: 8 safety and security related questions answered

Royal Enfield 2020: 8 safety and security related questions answered

Jan 13, 2020, 02:32 PM IST

Royal Enfield 2020: Some of the most important things riders need to consider are safety and security, both of the rider and the bike. Here are the top 8 security and safety-related questions answered by Royal Enfield themselves.

royal enfield new bs-vi compliant classic 350 launched

Royal Enfield launches BS-VI compliant Classic 350; here's everything that's new

Jan 13, 2020, 01:26 PM IST

Muscle bikemaker Royal Enfield has launched the all new Classic 350 bike. One of the most popular bikemakers in India, Royal Enfield has a strong fanbase. The new Royal Enfield Classic 350 is BS-VI compliant and comes with major mechanical and aesthetic changes. Here is everything that is new with the new Royal Enfield Classic 350

Honda offers benefits upto Rs 5 lakhs on cars including

Honda offers benefits upto Rs 5 lakhs on cars including Civic, CR-V | Check Details

Jan 10, 2020, 08:47 AM IST

Japanese carmaker Honda is offering major buyers benefits of up to Rs 5 lakhs on cars in India. From Amaze to CRV benefits offers are available across Honda's fleet of cars in India. Honda is one of the most popular car manufactures in India. After a turbulent 2019, Honda is looking to get its sales back on track in 2020. To that effect, Honda has rolled out a series of benefits on its best-selling cars. Here is everything you need to know about latest Honda cars offers. 

Bookings open for Hyundai Aura, official launch on Jan 21: Everything you need to know

Bookings open for Hyundai Aura, official launch on Jan 21: Everything you need to know

Jan 05, 2020, 11:06 AM IST

Hyundai has opened bookings for its newest entry segment sedan Aura. Hyundai Aura, which will replace Hyundai Xcent as the Korean carmaker's cheapest sedan in India, is set to launch on January 21. The car is expected to be priced between Rs 5.82-9.79 lakh (ex-showroom).

From Hyundai's cheapest sedan to Audi's flagship SUV: Top 5 car launches to look forward to in 2020

From Hyundai's cheapest sedan to Audi's flagship SUV: Top 5 car launches to look forward to in 2020

Jan 04, 2020, 08:20 AM IST

Exciting new prospects are in store as far as new car launches in 2020 are concerned. From entry level sedans to luxury SUVs, the year will have something for everyone. IndiaTV Auto brings to you a list of top 5 car launches you can look forward to in 2020. 

Top 5 cars that broke through in 2019

Top 5 cars that made grand entry in 2019

Dec 29, 2019, 12:33 PM IST

2019 was not the best of the years for the Indian auto market. Top car manufacturers witnessed the worst crisis in over 2 decades with the sales figures nosediving. Some of the makers tried to restore parity with big discounts and buyer's benefits in the festive season. 2019 also saw some of the major car launches. Some international brands made a debut in the Indian market while other pre-existing brands relaunched their most popular cars. Here are the top 5 car launches in India from 2019

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Top 10 cars of last decade

Dec 28, 2019, 03:40 PM IST

2019 has been a turbulent year for the Indian auto market. For large parts of the year, many of the major automakers suffered a loss of revenue and a downturn in sales. On several accounts, this has been the worst auto crisis in over 2 decades. Having said that, the decade, in general, has been one of success and innovation. Here are the top 10 cars that broke through in the last 10 years in the Indian market

All-new Maruti Alto VXi+ featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto launched | Check Details

All-new Maruti Alto VXi+ featuring Apple CarPlay and Android Auto launched | Check Details

Dec 19, 2019, 04:21 PM IST

Maruti Suzuki has launched the all-new Alto VXi+ featuring latest features like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The refreashed Alto will also offer 'SmartPlay Studio', a 17.8 cm touchscreen infotainment system based on the ones found on the higher end Maruti Cars like Baleno and Ciaz.

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WagonR turns 20: The story of one of India's most popular cars

Dec 18, 2019, 05:30 PM IST

Happy Birthday WagonR: In the year 1999, Maruti launched a car that would go on to become one of the most popular and widely sold car in India. 20 years down the line, Maruti has brought to the Indian roads, 3 generations of the car and sold over 24 lakh units. The biggest feather in the hat of Maruti is that despite 2 decades full of international automotive brands flexing their muscles in India, Maruti WagonR still features in the list of the top 10 sold cars.

All-black Rolls Royce Cullinan

Photos: This all-black Rolls Royce Cullinan will blow your mind

Dec 10, 2019, 08:47 PM IST

Rolls Royce is to cars what Apple is to compact tech. Not merely the industry leader, but a brand that sets standards. And Rolls Royce has been setting some astonishingly high standards lately. In 2018, Rolls Royce unveiled its first all-wheel drive (AWD) car in SUV Cullinan. Named after Cullinan Diamond (the largest gem-quality rough diamond ever discovered), Cullinan has a price tag of $ 325,000 in the USA. 

Hyundai cars including Verna, i20, Creta to be more

Hyundai cars including Verna, i20, Creta to be more expensive from January 2020

Dec 10, 2019, 07:16 PM IST

The Korean carmaker, Hyundai, has announced that the prices of its cars will be increased from January 2020. The company has cited rising input and material costs as the reason behind the price hike. Hyundai, however, hasn't revealed the new prices of its cars. 

Hero two-wheeler prices to go up from January 1

Hero two-wheeler prices to go up from January 1

Dec 09, 2019, 09:59 PM IST

Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp will raise ex-showroom prices of motorcycles and scooters from January 1, 2020. According to the company, the price increase across the two-wheeler range will be up to Rs 2,000.

Video catches the incredible Tesla Cybertruck cruising on

Video catches the incredible Tesla Cybertruck cruising on LA freeway with Elon Musk behind the wheel

Dec 09, 2019, 09:45 PM IST

The extraordinary Tesla Cybertruck was seen cruising at a Los Angeles freeway and who was the man behind the wheel? None other than Elon Musk himself. Tesla CEO showcased the Cybertruck on November 22 in grand fashion and now was seen driving it in downtown Los Angeles. 

Maruti car prices to go up from January 2020, Swift, Dzire,

Maruti car prices to go up from January 2020, Swift, Dzire, WagonR to cost more

Dec 04, 2019, 06:52 PM IST

Maruti Suzuki, India's biggest and most trusted carmaker, will raise the price of it's highest selling cars from January 2020. As per reports, the price increase will vary from model to model. Maruti Suzuki Swift, Dzire, WagonR, Baleno, Ertiga are amongst cars which will cost more starting next year. 

Mercedes Benz launches all-new GLC priced at ₹ 52.75 lakh

Mercedes Benz launches all-new GLC priced at ₹ 52.75 lakh

Dec 03, 2019, 04:18 PM IST

German Marque Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday launched the all-new GLC in the Indian market. The GLC is the SUV version of the popular Merc C-Class. The new GLC will take on BMW X3, Volvo XC60 and Audi Q3.