CrossPolo: VW to launch (in India) spicy new Polo variants by Dec 2013 (1.5/1.6 diesel hot hatches & 105 bhp, 1.2 TSI with 7-speed DSG), 7 - 9 lac bracket! Bumped across this in Nov edition of Autocar, a small article. Hot in looks too with hatch-mounted spare wheel, nice cladding, roof rails, etc. Simply "Wow!".. More news?
Mahindra has just launched its global SUV, the XUV500 (pronounced “eks you we five double oh”) in three variants at a really attractive price of Rs. 10.8 lakh for the W6 base variant, Rs. 11.95 lakh for the middle variant W8 and Rs. 12.88 lakh for the W8 4x4 variant. Not only does the vehicle look aggressive, it’s priced aggressively as well and set to take a bite out of competition
The upcoming weeks will be exciting as we will have three important launches in the form of the Honda Brio on September 27th, the much-awaited XUV 500 on September 30th and the Skoda sedan (Mission L-based sedan) on October 7th. Here’s what we know and what we can expect about these launches.
If you’re out looking for the most affordable premium petrol hatchback, your search ends here. The base models of the Tata Indica Vista and the Ford Figo are your knights in shining armor, with price tags of Rs. 3.88 lakh and Rs. 3.69 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) respectively.
Skoda will launch their Mission L based sedan in India on October 7. CarToq had earlier said that the new sedan will likely be called the Lauretta. Skoda has confirmed that their C-segment sedan will resemble the Mission L Concept that was unveiled at the Frankfurt Auto Show.
The new Volkswagen Jetta is now a lot more contemporary and competitive with a much more powerful diesel engine. The Jetta always had all the features one sought in a luxury car, but lacked the performance. Prices for the new Volkswagen Jetta start at Rs. 14.21 lakh, which puts it directly in competition with segment favorite, the Chevrolet Cruze.