“It’s a reflection that a lot of the new technologies being developed for automobiles are not cheap, so companies are finding partners that they can share the burden with to reduce their risk,” said Janet Lewis, managing director of equity research at Macquarie Capital Securities Japan.
The bike is expected to be powered by the same engine that is used in the BMW G310R – which is also going to launch this year – and the design of the concept hinted at a performance-focused machine.
The Jaguar XJ enjoyed impressive UK sales in 2016, up 11% on 2015 with its dramatic combination of beauty, luxury and power capturing the heart of executive buyers across the UK.
Engine: The Lexus ES comes in two variants- Standard and hybrid. The Lexus ES comes with a 3.5L, V6 engine that churns out maximum power output of 268HP and maximum torque of 248 @ 4,700rpm, mated to a six-speed sequential-shift automatic ECT.
Kevin Flynn, President and MD, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles India said, “We have named our first to-be-India-made SUV as Jeep Compass which will be locally manufactured from mid-2017. The Compass will be our first localised Jeep product in India and will roll out of our Ranjangaon facility near Pune.”
Continue reading Jeep Compass SUV to launch in India by August
The Audi A3 facelift will take on the Mercedes-Benz CLA, Volvo S60, BMW 3 Series, Honda Accord, Skoda Superb and also the Toyota Prius in India.
Toyota India is getting ready for a major launch in March. According to reports, Toyota will launch the all new Corolla Altis in India most likely by March. This will be the same Corolla Altis that the company launched in Taiwan last year. Toyota will look to reclaim their spot in the premium sedan segment with the launch of the all new Corolla Altis, which … Continue reading 2017 Toyota Corolla Altis India launch slated for March?
The scooter, which is available with the choice of two colour options, features a claimed range of 65 km per charge. It has a 250 Watt motor which is coupled with a 48-volt 20 Ah VRLA battery and comes loaded with a complete short-circuit protection. The Flash also has an under-seat storage compartment.
The new engine code-named EA288 churns out 190hp at the crank, an increase in 15hp over its predecessor. Paired with an Audi S Tronic seven-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox, the power will be sent to the front wheels only.
Japanese auto major Honda is recalling 41,580 units of the previous generation of Accord, Civic, City and Jazz models in India as part of a global exercise to rectify faulty airbags. The latest exercise takes the overall number of recalled vehicles, equipped with airbags manufactured by Takata, by the company to around 3 lakh in India. The company, which is present in India through a … Continue reading Honda Recalls 41,580 Units of City, Civic, Accord and Jazz Models in India