Renault India has just unveiled its much-anticipated Pulse small car in India. It’s a surprise and not so much of a surprise as well. After expectations that its small car would look like the Modus or the Clio, or perhaps a combination of both, Renault did no such thing. Instead it just “badge-engineered” a Nissan Micra from its sister company, Nissan.
The Hyundai Eon small car which is an upcoming competitor to the Maruti Suzuki Alto was spotted in Cochin without any camouflage. The car, to be launched next week (October 13th), has a youthful appeal and will likely be loaded with features, according to a leaked brochure of the upcoming Eon.
Toyota today launched the Etios diesel sedan and the Liva diesel at a price of Rs. 6.44 lakh and Rs. 5.54 lakh respectively. The Etios diesel is being sold in three variants; GD, VD and VXD while the Liva diesel is available in only one variant (GD).
Only three days back, we had reported that the new sedan from Skoda will be named Lauretta. Skoda has now said that this upcoming C-segment sedan will resemble the Mission L Concept which is to be unveiled at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show next week.
Nissan launched the Sunny on September 20th in three variants, XE, XL and XV in the price range of Rs. 5.78 – 7.68 lakh. Sales of the Sunny were slow to pick up, at least in the first ten days, with the company selling only 659 cars till the end of the month. However, sales are expected to increase now, as the company has been advertising the car extensively on television as a very sp