Continued: Stop! Don’t buy these cars: Major upgrades on the way

Maruti Baleno –> Baleno RS

Maruti Suzuki Baleno 1
A powerful new variant of the Baleno is coming soon. Called the Baleno RS, the car was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo and looks brilliant. It will get a body kit, bi-xenon headlamps and RS moniker on the outside. Inside, the car gets a 7-inch touch sensitive display with SmartPlay. The Baleno RS is powered by a 1 liter-3 cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that produces 111 Bhp of maximum power.

Maruti Baleno RS 1

Renault Kwid –> Kwid 1.0

To rival the Alto K10, Tata Tiago and Hyundai Eon 1.0, the Renault will soon launch the 1.0-litre petrol powered Kwid. The car will come with 14-inch alloy wheels and better safety aids like dual airbags. It gets 67 Bhp of maximum power and will be launched this month.

Renault Kwid


Skoda Octavia –> Octavia vRS


The vRS moniker is coming back to India. The Octavia vRS was announced by the company and soon, the car will reach the Indian shores. The power vRS gets new bumpers, rear bumper, alloys and rear spoilers. The engine is a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine that produces 217 Bhp. The car will come with both manual and automatic transmissions options.

octavia vrs


Audi A3 –> Facelift A3
Audi A3

Audi will launch the new A3 this year. The new Audi A3 gets matrix headlamps and the highly advanced Audi cockpit on the inside. The car may come with 1.4-TFSI turbocharged petrol engine along with the 2.0-litre TDI diesel engine.


Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class –> Facelift CLA-Class

The new entry-level Mercedes-Benz sedan will have updated front and rear bumpers along with new headlamps. The car will not get any engine changes and will continue to be powered by the same engine options that are currently on the offering.



Chevrolet Trailblazer –> Facelift Trailblazer


The facelifted Trailblazer will get a lot of changes. New bumpers, new headlamps with DRLs and other minor changes make for the exteriors. On the inside, the car gets new Apple CarPlay infotainment system as standard. The engine of the car will remain the same as the current one. The SUV comes as CBU unit and the launch of new model should happen by the end of this year.