Great Wall’s plans for India had been revealed a while ago and the cars from the Chinese giant seem to have touched down on Indian shores to do a test run. And today we have for you the spyshots of the Haval H3 from Great Wall doing rounds in India. The car in the pictures had its badges removed to keep the identity a secret but the ‘Hover’ and ‘CUV’ tags were a slight give away. The Haval H5 was caught testing in India last year and now the H3 has been caught.
Mahindra and Mahindra have been throwing light now and then about his new upcoming product. Last time we have updated news for our readers saying that the utility king Mahindra will be soon going to come up with loads of news vehicles including SUV’s too. Mahindra’s first SUV which is getting developed under the code name of S101 has been followed by media from last couple of years. The compact SUV can be inspired from Mahindra’s last product XUV 500. Company is predictably planning to launch the vehicle with a competitive price range of four to six lakhs rupees. The [Read more...]
If you are a prospect SUV buyer or looking to buy a C segment sedan, please hold on for a while you might have one more good option to look from. Yes, you have got us right we are talking of none other than 1.2-litre diesel engine powered Ford EcoSport. A lot of buzz has been going ever since Ford disclosed its plans in 2012 to launch its compact crossover for Indian market. On this page, we share with you all the updates on the launch of EcoSport in India, which is expected to happen in first half of 2013. [Read more...]
Car Blog India team was in Goa on 8th May 2013 to test the Ford EcoSport, the much awaited compact SUV which is one of the most promising car launches of 2013 in India. We took it on a drive for around 170 Km from morning to afternoon and drove it across the congested city roads as well as beautiful and curvy Ghats of Goa. We also drove EcoSport on the inclines and curves which the Ghats have to offer and in this article, we share with you our test drive experience of Ford EcoSport and details features and specifications [Read more...]
Overtaking Mahindra’s Scorpio now Renault’s Duster has become one of the prominent and demanded SUV’s of the sub continent. Renault Duster has achieved the tag of largest selling SUV of India. The company has never look back after the launch of Duster. The car has created such a magic among consumers that they have over looked the matter of fact that company has increased at around one lakh rupees on the SUV. After the increase on the amount people thought that the SUV will see a downfall but prediction went in vain and surpassing all the misbelieves Renault’s Duster made [Read more...]
Renault Duster 4×4 launch is delayed in sub continent. It can be easily said that Renault Duster has been putting massive numbers in terms of sales. The company outshined with the month after month consecutive performance of the SUV. Duster has really given a threat to its contenders. The good thing about the makers of the car is that they are ready for every rival by making their product more equipped and finished. The new and upcoming version of the car will be a 4×4 variant. We see that there is hardly anyone to upset the track of Duster in [Read more...]
The Union Budget of 2013-14 did not bring a lot of smiles on the faces of the people in the automobile industry as the SUVs had their excise duty being increased from 27 percent to 30 percent. The government claims that SUVs occupy a larger footprint than usual cars and they should be taxed at a higher rate. But we are Indians and finding a way around to pay a lesser tax is something we have an expertise in and Mahindra has just come up with a way to have its cars taxed at a lower rate. As we reported [Read more...]
Enthusiastic after the success of Logan’s Duster in the Indian market, VW India’s senior management plans to introduce Taigun in India by 2016. It made its debut at the Sao Paulo International Motor Show in Brazil in October and is representative of the new VW’s family centric SUV segment. The concept car presently weighs 985 Kg and it’s too early to ascertain the exact weight of the final offering. The car is currently being designed for the South American market, and only then shall the work on its Indian variant shall begin. Hence, the Indian buyers may have wait for [Read more...]