Sep 29, 2008

Renault Logan exported to South Africa

Mahindra Renault’s Logan will be exported to South Africa. The first consignment of 200 cars was shipped to that country on Saturday.

According to Mr. Nalin Mehta Chief Executive Officer, Mahindra Renault, “We are exploring all right-hand drive markets.

We will soon export Logan to a few more countries” The car is already being exported to Mauritius and Nepal.

Therefore, South Africa is the third export market for Logan. According to Mr. Mehta, sales of the limited edition of the Logan Edge have exceeded the internal target of 500 units.

This has taken place well before the third week of October. Additionally, the launch of two upgraded variants of Logan has also been planned within a fortnight.

A CNG variant of Logan is also planned.

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Tata Motors launches top-end variants on the Indigo CS

Tata Motors today announced the launch of three new fully loaded variants on its popular Tata Indigo CS range. The Tata Indigo CS – Compact Sedan, launched at the Auto Expo at New Delhi in January 2008, has received an overwhelming response from customers across the country making the Indigo range clock over 84% growth this fiscal at an average of 4400 units per month.

The new variants are the petrol GLX model and two diesel LX models – in the Turbo-charged Diesel with Intercooler and DICOR (Direct Injection Common Rail) engine options. All three models will offer front and rear powered windows, a rear windscreen defogger and central locking to enhance customer comfort and security. The exteriors of the car on these variants will sport clTata Indigo CSassy looking body coloured rub-rails with chrome inserts and body coloured ORVMs (Outer Rear View Mirrors). The interiors – beige for petrol and charcoal black for diesel – will offer a new look front console. The premium seat fabric and sporty leather-wrapped steering wheel will further add to the plush feel inside the cabin.

The Indigo CS itself carries forward the cabin seating comfort and space package that is now closely associated with the Indigo range and a capacious 380-litre boot. Clever and efficient design has made it possible to encapsulate this entire package within the four metre length, making this car a complete package to address the combined demands of space and manoeuvrability in our congested cities.

These new variants have been attractively priced at Rs. 4.08 lakhs for the GLX, Rs. 4.63 lakhs for the LX TDi and Rs. 5.10 lakhs for the LX DiCOR model. The Indigo CS range starts at Rs. 3.74 lakhs (all prices ex-showroom Delhi). All the newly introduced variants offer Heating, Ventilation and Air-conditioning (HVAC) and Power Steering as standard options along with body coloured bumpers. They will be available in a range of six colour shade options.

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Sep 26, 2008

Gifts galore for the corporate world at launches its all exclusive collection of a wide array of gift items which promises to cater gift requirements of the corporate world. Occasions may be numerous and variety of gifts fewer, has come up with innovative ideas for presenting just the right gift to business-partners, clients, customers and employees.

Speaking at its launch the founder and CEO Mr. Vishal Mehta said "A thank you note or a token of appreciation, gifts have become synonymous with cCorporate Giftselebrations in the corporate world". He also added "in the recent past the novelty in the gifts presented has seen an upsurge and we at have come up with novel ideas and a wide array of gifts to cater to the requirement"

Corporate gifts are generally exchanged between business partners, customers, clients and employees especially during festive occasions like Diwali, Christmas and New Year. The corporate gifts include electronics, crockery, silver and gold coins, sweets, cakes, dry fruits, flowers, combos, gift vouchers and curios to list a few.

There may be several reasons that necessitate exchange of gifts - appreciation for work well done, festivals, anniversaries and birthdays are however the principal occasions. has an elite assortment of corporate gifts for Diwali as well.

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'Third Generation Honda City' - New Launch by Honda

Honda Siel Cars India, leading manufacturer of premium cars in India, today launched its all-new Third Generation Honda City with a completely new design, new engine, spacious cabin and equipped with various active and passive safety features.

The all new Honda City - which has been designed for Indian market - was unveiled by Mr. Takeo Fukui, President and CEO, Honda Motor Company, Japan.

With its aesthetically appealing strong & sleek exterior style, the third generation Honda City is sure to be the most stunning car on Indian roads. The all-new City’s unique 'Arrow Shot Form' design gives it a powerful and imposing presence. Seen from the front, the streamlined grill and sharp headlights deliver a distinctive road presence. With the City's shortened rear end, the aerodynamic looking rear combination lights enhance its sporty looking tail design. The new City offers 15 inch wheel base and the design contribute to making the Arrow-shot form even more impressive.

The all new Honda City is longer, wider and sturdier. It measures 4420 mm in length (5 mm longer than its predecessor if license plate is excluded) and 1695 mm in width (5 mm wider) While maintaining the same ground clearance and same head clearance, the height has been lowered by 15 mm to 1480 mm delivering a sleeker and sturdier body shape which gives the City a refined driving position. With its wheelbase extended by an additional 100 mm, efficient use of space has been made for both driver and occupants to create a spacious cabin interior. The all-new City has a practical and spacious trunk offering a one class above capacity of 506 liters.

The interiors of the car look very attractive with the advanced looking meter design and soothingClick here to See Honda City Online Showroom colour contrasts of the new City promises its consumers with a stylish, spacious and comfortable lounge.

The all-new Honda City comes equipped with a 1.5L, 4 cylinder new generation i-VTEC engine that delivers class leading power of 118PS while providing good fuel economy similar to the City ZX. In line with the Honda's policy of reducing impact on the environment the engine is E10 compliant and has Euro IV emission levels.

The higher body rigidity with Improved MacPherson strut in front and H Type torso beam suspension in the rear offers solid road handling and supple ride feeling.

The 3rd generation Honda City will be the only car in its segment to be equipped with 5 Speed Automatic Transmission with a "Paddle Shift" option to allow the driver to enjoy a manual transmission-like driving feel.

Safety of passengers and pedestrians is a first priority for Honda. With the new City, safety features are now a standard offering across the entire range of Honda in the Indian market The new Honda City comes fully loaded with various active and passive safety features including ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) with Brake Assist (BA), Dual SRS airbags, pre-tensioner seat belts and G-CON (G-Force Control Technology) body with a crush-proof survival zone. The front body structure of the new Honda City ensures advanced pedestrian safety features.

The all new City features an Advanced Integrated Audio System - which is the world’s first car audio exclusive to digital media. This advanced Audio system offers consumers the liberty to integrate with any of the newer technologies like iPOD, MP3player, USB Memory, cell phone with MP3 Player. The system promises a high quality sound with advanced functionalities. The audio system comes with steering mounted controls & separate remote control.

The all new Honda City has two grades 1.5E (MT) and 1.5S (MT and AT) and is available in six colours – Habenero Red Pearl, Alabaster Silver Metallic, Polished Metal Metallic, Bold Beige Metallic, Tafetta White and Crystal Black Pearl. The 1.5E MT comes with Grayish Beige interior colour while 1.5S (MT & AT) has Beige interiors.

The all new Honda City comes with a 2+2 year warranty and 24-hr roadside assistance as standard value for all City buyers.

Bookings for the all new City will start immediately at all Honda dealers nationwide however deliveries will begin from the month of November 08.

The First Generation of Honda City was introduced in mid 90's responding to the requirements of automobiles among Asian people. Completing its advancement, the Third generation Honda City will move on to a new stage in 2008. The 'City' of Asia becomes the 'City' for the world and would be sold in several new markets.

Speaking on the occasion Mr. Fukui said, "The all-new, third-generation Honda City unveiled today, is Honda’s most significant model in this market. The new Honda City will strengthen the Honda brand, as it meets all the global concerns of Honda – safety, fuel efficiency and conservation of the environment."

Mr. M. Takedagawa, President and CEO, Honda Siel Cars India said, "Honda City is one of the most successful car brands in the country and certainly the most desirable sedan in its category. With this launch, India will become the largest market for Honda City in this region."

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Tata Motors to say bye to Singur

Tata NanoTata Motors has started moving equipment and other paraphernalia out of its factory in Singur. Tata Nano - Exclusive Information Online

At the same time, it is scrambling to launch its ultra cheap car as planned earlier.

Tata Motors has suspended work at their plant in Singur due to violent protests by farmers who were unhappy with the compensation that was offered for their lands.

Earlier, it was reported that the company would make a public announcement about its exit from West Bengal, but a Tata Spokesman declined to comment on the issue.

About the issue concerning alternative land for the Nano project, the company is looking at an offer made by the Karnataka government.

According to analysts, it may also be able to roll out a few hundred or a few thousand Nano cars from its plant in Pantnagar in Uttarkhand, or from Pune.


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Sep 21, 2008

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Speaking at its launch the founder and CEO, Mr. Vishal Mehta said "We are glad to announce the new Deal of the Day scheme, launches new products at a stroke of the midnight hour". He stated "technology has paved way for shopping online through the night and our store caters to the customers' needs even at midnight"

The deal of the day gets updated every midnight on a daily basis and shoppers who decide quickly and accurately are bound to avail the benefits. Customers and visitors can have several reasons to go in for the eye-catching deal, one of them being cost effective purchase. The Deal of the Day offer at is time specific and on till stocks last. Other discounted items at the site include jewelry, electronics and assorted gift items. has stores dedicated to gifts, jewelry, electronics, lifestyle, home furnishings and automobiles. has the reputation of exceeding customer satisfaction with its diligent service. Free shipping is done across India. It has never been easier to gift items to friends and family in India. Overseas customers and visitors can avail the best deals at the site and have a whole new shopping experience.

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Sep 20, 2008

New version of Honda CR-V launched

A new version of the sports utility vehicle Honda CR-V was launched recently by the leading carmaker Honda Siel Cars India (HSCI).

It is priced between RS. 18.4 Lakhs and Rs. 19.1 lakhs in Delhi.

It comes in two variants – 6 speed manual and 5 speed automatic. It is powered by a 2.41 l petrol engine.

Luxury features include electrically operated sun roof and real time 4-WD.

"It is our constant endeavour to study customers emerging demand and introduce features that make our cars even more desirable," HSCI Senior General Manager Jnaneswar Sen said.

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New Infiniti G37 Sedan launched in Korea

Infiniti, the global luxury brand of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., announced the release of the all-new Infiniti G37 sedan in Korea.

The all-new Infiniti G37 sedan succeeds the previous G35 sedan, which has been leading it's segment and been a key factor in driving Infiniti's growth in Korea. The Infiniti G37 delivers more power and performance through its new engine and transmission, while achieving the highest level of fuel efficiency among competitors at 9.5 km/L.

The Infiniti G37 sedan is equipped with the V6 3.7L VQ37VHR engine, which is the only engine in the world to have made Ward's 10-best engines list for the past 14 consecutive years. It generates maximum power of 330hp and maximum torque of 36.8Kgm. The VVEL (Variable Valve Event and Lift) system contributes to the fuel economy, as well as clean emissions. An all-new 7-speed automatic transmission delivers the balance between performance and economy.

The G37 sedan is available in Premium and Sport versions, both outfitted with cutting-edge technologies. The all-new G37 also comes with more features and enhanced equipment offered as standard. This includes Scratch Guard Coat and an Advanced Climate Control System. On the Sport version, standard features include wide screen navigation, Bluetooth and Adoptive Front Lighting System. The Premium version is available at 49 million won (including VAT) and the Sport version is available at 52.2 million won (including VAT).

Infiniti now has four dealerships in Korea - two in Seoul, one in Bundang and one in Busan. In fiscal year 2007, owing to the strong sales of the G35 sedan, Infiniti sold 3,340 units, representing a growth of more than 65 percent compared to the previous year.

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Sep 10, 2008

Volkswagen Accelerates Focus on Southern India Market

Volkswagen India today announced the appointment of Volkswagen Cochin as its authorized dealer in Cochin. Mr. Joerg Mueller, President and Managing Director, Volkswagen Group-India said, “This partnership is in line with our strategy to extend Volkswagen’s reach in the country. We see a growing demand for our cars and this step is towards a greater pan-India presence and easier accessibility to customers.”

This announcement come at a time when the company is witnessing an upsurge in demand from across the country and is building up a plant in Chakan, Pune with a start of production in the year 2009.

India's Biggest Automobile Showroom Online - Buy / Sell Cars & Bikes - Find Reviews and Users CommentThe Volkswagen Cochin showroom is spread over an area of 7,500 sq. ft. It is located at NH Bye-pass, Kannadikadu Maradu. The showroom promises a premium buying experience to its customers, at par with the world-class Volkswagen standards of sales and services. Additionally, Volkswagen Cochin is also setting up a state-of-the-art service facility well-equipped with tools and equipment capable of servicing 40 cars per day. The facility will be ready by October 2008.

Commenting on Volkswagen’s dealer network strategy Mr. Makham Dhalivaal, Managing Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars India said, “Our partnership with Volkswagen Cochin reiterates Volkswagen’s strong focus on widening our presence across key markets and providing world class services to our customers. We are confident that this partnership will be major milestone for Volkswagen’s expansion plans in India.”

Volkswagen currently operates Franchises in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chandigarh and Ludhiana and now adds Cochin. In the year 2008 Volkswagen aims to operate 15 outlets in India and will soon finalize its further network partners. The company is aiming to open around 30 outlets in India by end 2009.

According to Mr. Sabu Johny, Managing Director, Volkswagen Cochin, “We are pleased to partner with Volkswagen and look forward to building strong relationships with our premium customers in Cochin and Kerala. We are confident of providing world-class Volkswagen standards of experience to our customers as any other Volkswagen international dealership.”

As with every other Volkswagen dealership, Volkswagen Cochin has been provided intense training in management of sales, service, spare parts and business systems to assure customers of the best-in-class pre and post sales ownership experience.

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Nano clears ARAI road test

Although the Singur plant may not be ready yet to produce the Nano, the Rs. 1 lakh car has passed the road tests, signifying the car is worth for the Indian roads. Buy Tata Nano Car Online - Find Specification, Features, Prices and Interiros

The car is successfully ‘homologated’ by the Pune based Automotive research Association of India (ARAI).

Thus, the car has met the specified criteria for road worthiness that have been laid down by the Indian government.

Therefore, it can now ply on the Indian roads. The Nano comes with a twin cylinder 623 cc rear mounted petrol engine. It generates 33 horsepower.

This makes it the smallest engine in the India. The fuel efficiency as scored in the tests with ARAI is 24 kmpl. This means that it will deliver well over 20 kmpl on Indian roads.

The Nano confirms to Euro IV emission norms, which is going to come into effect in India in 2010.

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Sep 6, 2008

Pricing for 2009 Nissan Quest

Nissan North America, Inc. announced pricing on the 2009 Nissan Quest. The 2009 Nissan Quest continues as the most distinctive and original minivan on the market – as well as one of the roomiest minivans in its segment. Following a major redesign just two years ago, changes for 2009 include new automatic door locks and a new Tuscan Sun exterior paint color.

The 2009 Quest is offered in four well-equipped models: Quest 3.5, 3.5 S, 3.5 SL and 3.5 SE – each equipped with standard 235-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, responsive suspension design and numerous standard safety features.

Prices start at a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)* of $25,950 for the Quest 3.5; $26,650 for Quest 3.5 S; $30,550 for Quest 3.5 SL; and $35,650 for Quest 3.5 SE.

India's Biggest Automobile Showroom Online - Buy / Sell Cars & Bikes - Find Reviews and Users CommentAvailable features and packages include leather-appointed seats, 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, RearView Monitor, rear sonar system, SkyView glass-paneled roof and Nissan Navigation System.

Complete 2009 Nissan Quest pricing and options are available on the attached sheet.

In North America, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing.

Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program 2010, whose key priorities are reducing CO2 emissions, cutting other emissions and increasing recycling.

Courtesy: Nissan North America


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Toyota launches Corolla Altis

Corolla AltisJapanese car manufacturer Toyota has launched an advanced version of its popular sedan Corolla called the Corolla Altis. It also has announced its plans to roll out its small car by the year 2010.

The price of the 10th generation Corolla Altis is between 10.83 lakhs and 12.83 lakhs (ex showroom, New Delhi).

It comes with a 1.3 litre petrol engine and in three different variants. It is equipped with a variety of advanced safety and styling features to suit Indian conditions. Under test conditions, it gives a mileage of 14-15 km per litre under company test conditions. While launching the new Corolla, Managing director of the company Hiroshi Nakagawa mentioned that the compay intended to sell around 2,000 Altis per month in the country.

Toyota Kirloskar Motors Vice-Chairman Vikram Kirlposkr said that the company had planned several new models to meet its targets.

Toyota Corolla Models Available in India:
Toyota Corolla HE (Petrol)
Toyota Corolla H1 (Petrol)
Toyota Corolla H2 (Petrol)
Toyota Corolla H3 (Petrol)
Toyota Corolla H4 (Petrol)
Toyota Corolla H5 (Petrol)


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