KTM cycles coming to India; To be priced from Rs. 30,000

KTM’s high-end cycles could cost Rs. 10 lakh! KTM cycles will now be sold in India. According to a media report, the premium cycles will be priced in the range of Rs. 30,000 and Rs. 10 lakh. KTM has partnered with AlphaVector to distribute its premium cycles in the country.

Skoda India launches �Certified Pre-Owned� used car programme

Skoda has entered the used car market in India. The company has introduced a ‘Certified Pre-Owned’ programme in nine regions including Mumbai, Delhi (NCR), Coimbatore, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Hyderabad, and Goa. The nationwide rollout of the programme has been scheduled in 2021. Skoda claims that the vehicles under the

India to be the only manufacturing hub for Suzuki Jimny

According to a media report, Suzuki Motor plans to make India an exclusive production hub for the 5-door variant of the Jimny. Initially, the carmaker plans to import components and assemble the 3-door variant at Maruti Suzuki’s Gurgaon plant. By 2022-23, both the 3-door and 5-door variants will be manufactured

Toyota won’t scale up India operations due to high taxes

Shekar Viswanathan – Vice Chairman, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, has stated that the company won’t scale up its operations in India due to the government’s high tax regime. The taxes on cars and 2-wheelers are so high that companies are finding it difficult to expand. Many potential customers find it difficult

Great Wall Motors’ India plans may have hit a roadblock

Great Wall Motors’ India foray into the Indian market appears to have hit a roadblock due to the curbs put on Chinese FDI, following the ongoing tensions on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) between India and China. General Motors and Great Wall Motors had signed a memorandum of understanding

Audi RS7 Sportback India launch on July 16, 2020

The launch of the Audi RS7 Sportback has been scheduled for July 16, 2020. Dealerships have already started accepting bookings for a sum of Rs. 10 lakh. The Audi RS7 Sportback is the high performance version of the A7. It comes with a sporty bodykit that includes more aggressive looking

VW’s India 3.0 project includes sub-4 meter SUV, hybrid or EV

Details of Volkswagen Group’s India 3.0 project are out. Reports suggest that VW’s third strategic plan includes a mild-hybrid electric vehicle (MHEV) or an all-electric car and a sub-4 meter SUV under the Skoda brand. The India 3.0 project is expected to begin around 2023. Initially, the carmaker plans to

Just 37,000 cars sold in India in May 2020

Only 36,697 cars were sold in India in the month of May. Maruti Suzuki sold 13,700 cars during the month – the highest among all manufacturers, while Hyundai sold 6,883 units. Sales numbers of Maruti were down by 88.7% compared to the same month last year. Hyundai’s sales dropped by

Just 37,000 cars sold in India in May 2020

Only 36,697 cars were sold in India in the month of May. Maruti Suzuki sold 13,700 cars during the month – the highest among all manufacturers, while Hyundai sold 6,883 units. Sales numbers of Maruti were down by 88.7% compared to the same month last year. Hyundai’s sales dropped by

Skoda India wants to sell 100,000 cars a year by 2025

According to a media report, Skoda is targetting annual sales of 1,00,000 cars a year by 2025 in India. This is despite the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic and the resulting downturn. Skoda Auto Volkswagen India Private Limited is also targetting a market share of 5% by 2025. The company