The beginning of new fiscal year seems like beginning of a launching era. One after the other launches are pouring in market. And to add to this list, Honda revealed it latest offering named Honda Concept M MPV at the 2013 Shanghai Motor Show. The vehicle has been designed especially for the Chinese market. Honda has designed this vehicle with a bright and lively approach. The Japanese car maker feels that just because it is a MPV it need not always give a mundane and dull impression. The design and shape of this new Honda Concept M is stunning.
Hyundai unveiled its new concept car at the 2013 Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition. Named as Hyundai Mistra concept, the car is a preview of a special mid-size sedan that has been designed only for China. While the concept model of the car has been released in the show, the retail model of the same will show up by end of this year. The Mistra concept is being launched with a view to strengthen Hyundai’s position in Chinese Auto Market. Apart from this model, the Korean car maker is launched its premium SUV Grand Santa Fe in the Chinese automotive [Read more...]
Toyota Corolla has been a best seller across global car markets for decades. Now, in this high time of competition Toyota does not want to lose the grip from the market and has unveiled an amazing new version of Corolla. They have named it Toyota Corolla Furia and unveiled it at the Detroit Motor show. It won’t be astonishing if Corolla Furia becomes the best seller after its launch. It is like a breath of fresh air in today’s monotonous styling of saloon cars. Toyota has designed the car very proportionally. The dimensions are-height 1425mm,length 4620mm and a width of [Read more...]
The next generation of the Honda Jazz is something on which Honda Cars is betting big time to give them a boost in their sales. Some markets know it as the Honda Fit and this platform will spawn three car styles which would cover all the mass market and lucrative segments. The Honda Jazz platform will spawn a new hatchback, a sedan and a Compact SUV. The sedan will debut as the next generation Honda City and the SUV’s concept images are all over the interweb. The CUV or the Honda Urban SUV concept spawned from the Jazz platform will [Read more...]
Updated on 24th October 2012 I am sure Volkswagen will be rubbing its hands in glee as they are finally out with the most appropriate contender to the Ford EcoSport and Renault Duster. At the ongoing 2012 Sao Paulo International Motor Show in Brazil, Volkswagen has revealed its latest compact SUV Volkswagen Taigun. Yes we have not misspelled Tiguan and new SUV is indeed named Taigun. The Taigun is an ambitious model for the German car maker and speaking from the perspective of significance and volumes, it will be equivalent to Volkswagen Golf. At the Sao Paulo Motor Show unveiling, [Read more...]
News about BMW considering introducing a new BMW 4 series product line-up to its portfolio was doing the rounds in the media circles for the past few months. Now, BMW has revealed the official images of the next generation coupe version of the BMW 3 Series and also confirmed that this model will be badged as a 4 Series. This is will go in tandem with BMW’s product naming strategy where the odd numbered Series cars indicate regular and executive class sedans while the even numbered siblings being sportier versions and coupe versions of the odd-numbered counterparts. Currently, BMW has [Read more...]
In Japan, small cars dubbed as “kei-cars” are a huge hit among the consumers. In global terms, these are nothing but small cars with small (under 1.0 litre) engines and lots of interior space. Honda dominates in that market segment with its N-series hatchback. However, the fascination for small cars is no longer limited just to Japan but to many other countries like India, China and Europe. And the sad part for Honda is they don’t have a small car to the demand from these markets. Honda till day has always focused on sedans and crossovers. The company is now [Read more...]
Electric cars are taking the auto industry by storm and piqued to become the next mode of personal transportation. Earlier, electric cars were looked down upon as ones with low range, high kerb weight and exorbitant prices. But with technology rapidly evolving, these thoughts are obsolete. Electric cars are now faster, cheaper and much better. Take the case of the BMW i3 electric. BMW has released a three door coupe version of the battery powered electric hatch at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show held recently. With the i3 concept coupe, BMW has made the car lower and wider than [Read more...]