Mercedes Launches E class Diesel

Mercedes-Benz launched New E350 CDI BlueEfficiency model powered by 2987cc, 3-liter OM642 V6 diesel engine that produces 228bhp and 540 Nm of torque at 1600-2400 rpm. It has price of Rs 48.08 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi.

BlueEfficiency is a package of fuel saving technologies where innovative changes have been made throughout the design and engineering of the E-Class. Reduces fuel consumption & emissions in the New E-Class by using a complete package of efficiency-enhancing technologies, said company officially.


New Ford Fiesta launched

Leading auto manufacturer Ford India has launched the special edition of Ford Fiesta on 7th of November which is priced at Rs 6.44 lacs ex-showroom price in New Delhi. new version is only for its 1.6 ZXI variant that comes with 1.6L, petrol engine.

Though the engine remains the same 1.6 petrol unit, Ford India has added The stylized features and plush leather interiors and ABS and EBD in this new model. Ford Fiesta model also comes with extended warranty of 2 years or 100,000 kms.


Car and bike sales up by 33.88 and 14.22 percent

According to SIAM, domestic passenger car sales are up by 33.88 per cent at 132,615 units in October from 99,052 units in the same month last year.
Motorcycle sales during the month also surged by 14.22 per cent at 611,828 units from 535,642 units in the year-ago month.


VolksWagen Touareg :: in India this December

Volkswagen Touareg is coming this december in india. It is powered by robust V6 TDI engine. It can easily wade throught water up to 500 mm. It has luxurious interiors and advance technologies. In short it will be big player in existing off-roaders.

Here are some key features ::
  • 3.0L V6 TDI engine
  • RNS 510 integrated system
  • DYNAUDIO sound system
  • electric sunroof
  • key less access
  • Bi-Xenon headlamps
  • Electric 12-way adjustable seats
  • Parking Distance control
  • 45 degree hill climbing
  • Electrically folding outside rear-view mirror
Recent ::


Shahid Kapoor buys Range Rover 2010

The Range Rover 2010 has been launched in India. It has starting price of Rs 98.5 lakh ex-Mumbai and is available in two engine options – the brand new 510bhp supercharged LR-V8 petrol engine and the highly acclaimed 271bhp LR-TDV8 diesel engine.

Shahid Kapoor was the first customer to buy Range Rover model year 2010 which was handed over by Mr Ratan Tata, Chairman and MD of the Tata Group.


Maruti Suzuki launches new SX4 with VVT engine and automatic transmission

Maruti Suzuki, the largest car manufacturer in the country, today launched the new SX4 sedan with an engine powered by advanced VVT technology. The company has also introduced a 4-speed automatic transmission variant of the new SX4.

The environment friendly new SX4 is amongst the first A-3 segment sedans to be BSIV compliant in the country. BSIV regulations are scheduled to be introduced in the country in April 2010. The new SX4 comes with a brand-new sporty honeycomb grille and 10-spoke 16 inch alloy wheels and dual tones interiors and plush upholstery.

Announcing the new SX4, Mr. Mayank Pareek, Executive Officer (Marketing & Sales) said, "The new SX4 is set to raise its own benchmark in luxury segment, even further. The car's distinctive stance and style profile is characteristic of today's modern sedans. With a VVT engine, it is all set to send the adrenalin pumping while caring for the environment. The 4-speed automatic transmission addresses the needs of today's cosmopolitan customers for convenience in the stop-start city traffic conditions. The new SX4 with a range of contemporary features is sure to win many a hearts."

The VVT or Variable Valve Timing allows the timing of the intake valve to be changed while the engine is in operation, thereby ensuring that there is never a shortage or wastage of power. This leads to improved engine efficiency, optimized fuel consumption and lesser carbon emissions. With the advanced VVT technology, the car starts, accelerates and climbs steep slopes better. In essence, the technology is an intelligent system leading to a a smoother, more luxurious drive and better mileage.

With a more efficient engine, the new SX4 has ARAI certified mileage of 15.6 km per litre of petrol. The superior technology engine helps the SX4's four-valve, 1.6 litre engine produce a maximum power of 104.68ps @5600 rpm. The engine also has a high torque of 145Nm @4100 rpm.

Automatic transmission
The 4-speed automatic transmission makes the city drive much easier. A slick shift allows easy down-shift and effortless up-shift to ensure a smooth and sporty drive. The instrument cluster incorporates an electronic display to highlight the engaged gear.

A cluster of computer controlled sensors constantly manage the throttle input and optimize the engine response accordingly, thus requiring no changing of gears. The overdrive mode in the Automatic Transmission provides additional power on the tap, whenever needed.

When the SX4 sedan was launched in May 2007, Maruti Suzuki was the first automobile company to introduce class leading premium features such as air-bags, steering-mounted audio controls, auto climate control, glass antennae and many others in an A3 segment car for customer benefit. The tradition continues in the new SX4 with the company bringing in advanced VVT technology, which has so far been used only in the luxury SUV, Suzuki Grand Vitara.

The interiors have been stylized in new two-tone beige colours to define calmness and luxury within the vehicle. The steering mounted controls are illuminated for easier usage at night, while there is a new provision of USB connectivity on the dashboard.

In addition auto climate control system, and windshield antenna, the new SX4 sedan also offers illuminated key insert and variable instrument illumination.

The new SX4 is available in 2 transmission - Manual and Automatic. While Manual Transmission has two variants VXi and ZXi, the Automatic Transmission is available in ZXi variant with optional leather upholstery. The ZXi variant also comes with safety features like ABS, EDB, Dual SRS airbags.

The SX4 sedan is the tallest, widest car in its class. It also has the largest fuel tank capacity at 50 litres. It comes with the widest tyres and a boot space of 505 liters. The ground clearance of the new SX4 sedan is 190mm, the highest in the A3 segment.

The SX4 is being manufactured at the state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at Manesar.

Colours: The SX4 now comes in an array of seven vibrant metallic colours including 2 new ones:

Azure Grey Pearl Arctic White FRENCH ÉCLAIR* OYSTER BLUE *
Clear Beige Silky Silver Midnight Black  
* New colours

Price: Prices of Maruti Suzuki new SX4 in New Delhi are:
New SX4 (BS4 compliant)
Model / Variant Transmission City
Ex-Showroom Price (Rs lakh)
SX4 VXi Manual New Delhi 6.68
SX4 ZXi Manual New Delhi 7.37
SX4 ZXi (Leather) Manual New Delhi 7.71
SX4 ZXi 4-speed Automatic New Delhi 8.02
SX4 ZXi (Leather) 4-speed Automatic New Delhi 8.36


Ducati to Enter in India

Leading racing-inspired motorcycles manufacturer Ducati Motor has opened its first showroom in India earlier this month in partnership with Precision Motor India Private Limited. It also intends to open six more showrooms in India. It plans to sell at least 100 bikes in its first year.

Ducati’s available models for retail include Hyper Motard, Monster, Fighter, SBK, Sport Classic which are priced between Rs 13-43 lakh.