XUV700: Interesting facts to know
Finally Mahindra has launched the XUV700 with its prices ranging from 12.49 lakh to 22.99 lakh ex-showroom. XUV700 comes in AX and MX trim ranges, for which booking has opened both online and through dealerships. Delivery of petrol variants is about to start by the end of October while the delivery of Diesel variants will start only by end of November. XUV700 received 50,000 bookings in just 2 days.
Honda City Hybrid to be launched in India by mid-2022- Fuel efficiency of over 27km/l
Honda City was launched in India for the first time in 1998. It has been 23 years since the first version launched in India, still it continues to be the most popular sedan in India. Honda City has always been a benchmark sedan.
History of Honda City in India - India's favourite sedan
Honda entered India in 1995. They built a plant in India and introduced the first generation Honda City in 1998. This car established the Honda brand in India. Honda City has always been India’s favourite sedan ever since the launch of 1st generation Honda City in 1998. Honda city had many rivals like the Mitsubishi Lancer, Opel Corsa and Astra, Ford Escort and Ikon in the early days, but all those cars are no longer in production, but Honda City continues to be the benchmark C segment sedan.
5 Upcoming Electric Cars in India
The automobile industry has seen a shift towards Electric Vehicles (EVs) in recent years. The sales of EVs all over the world is expected to grow by 70% in 2021 compared to 2020.
Skoda Kushaq compact SUV
Skoda is a brand that has a history of more than 125 years as a car manufacturer. The Czech brand was quite a popular brand in central and Eastern Europe but did not have a global reach until Volkswagen group acquired Skoda in 1991, which helped them to expand beyond Europe. With the Volkswagen acquisition, they reached more than 100 countries, making them a global Automaker.
History of Standard 2000, India's forgotten luxury car
Standard motor products of India was a Madras based car manufacturer which sold cars in India from 1951 to 1988. It was formed by Union motors ltd along with British company Standard Motor company. Their first car was the standard Vanguard which was launched in 1951. They also sold cars like Standard 8, Standard 10, Standard Herald(later Herald was renamed as Gazel in 1972), a light commercial vehicle called the standard 20 and finally the Standard 2000.
India's first performance bike - Yamaha RD 350 (Rajdoot 350)
RD 350 was introduced in India in 1983, when Indian roads were ruled by the likes of Bullet 350, Yezdi 350, Rajdoot 175, and scooters like Chetak, Vijay super, Lambretta 150, etc.
Upcoming Cars and SUVs under Rs25 lakh in India 2020
Despite the crisis in auto industry in India, there seems to be an increase in demand in the SUV segment. Automakers are coming up with a Range of SUVs and cars across different segments to boost their sales in India.