In the pitter patter of the rain drops in July, Honda cars India launched the Privileged edition of its Honda Amaze – its compact sedan. This limited edition is based on the Amaze S(O) MT variant and is an upgraded and more refined version of it. A completely revamped infotainment system, additional safety features and enhancements to the exterior make this a stylised version of the older Amaze.
The gloomy month of July saw some truly exciting times for the super-rich SUV lovers of India when Land Rover launched the Range Rover SV Autobiography Dynamic. The Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) team at Land Rover has designed the high-end variant of the Range Rover by focusing on delivering luxury experience. Land Rover is promoting the automobile as a luxury and premium SUV targeted at the upper end of the car-buyer spectrum.
Off-roading has been slowly gaining popularity in India over the last few years. The fact that the country boasts of some of the finest terrains for off-roading makes this sport very attractive to auto enthusiasts. For the uninitiated, this sport, though adventurous and exhilarating, comes with its own perils. So before you start on your rib-shaking adventure ride, here are the top 5 rookie mistakes you need to avoid if you want to come out of your maiden trip in one piece!
The year 2017 so far has seen some minor disruptions in the trend of cars exported from India. While the previous year saw Nissan’s Micra toppling long standing flag bearer Hyundai, (I10 and subsequently I10 Grand) , it’s the Chevrolet Spark that has come out on top this year, with 13707 units exported in the quarter Jan ’17 to March ‘17.
When buying a car, one of the most important questions is the type of transmission. In the past, this meant choosing one of the two types: a manual transmission or an automatic. An automatic meant no ‘pressing the clutch and changing the gear’, and a much higher price.
Auto insurance, besides being legally mandated in India, is also a dire need, especially when you see the condition of Indian roads and the skills of the average Indian driver. Potholed roads, lack of respect for traffic rules, and drunk driving. Before you know it, your beloved car can get damaged beyond repairs. A car insurance can protect you from any financial loss you might incur for damages to your car. A car insurance also provides cover from theft, fire or natural calamities.
Home-grown car manufacturer Tata Motors is all set to take a leap into compact SUV segment with its all new Nexon, speculated to hit the showroom in October this year. To stand out from the clutter, Tata has designed the car with several convenience functions, comfort features and high-end safety options. The design philosophy on Nexon is obviously different when compared to others Tata cars that have been launched in the past years.
So you have spotted a luxury model on the used car marketplace which fits your budget? And it was love at first sight? Now your problem is that you need to dispose the old car before you can get the new one into your home. An even bigger problem is that your old car is a financed one. And selling a financed car is not easy as you have to keep 3 parties happy: your lender, your buyer and you. But there is a solution for everything. So, Let’s find out the process involved in selling a financed car.
According to the Indian Express, “The income tax data collated shows only 48,417 persons reporting income of more than Rs 1 crore in a year. Yet luxury brands like BMW, Jaguar, Audi, Mercedes, Porsche and Maserati sell almost 35,000 cars every year.” This shows that expensive cars have become a common sight on the roads, and you can no longer fascinate onlookers by opting for well-known luxury automobile brands. However, you can always make heads turn if you drive or ride in a car of a rare make. Here are some models that can certainly make you the cynosure of all eyes.
The car that you own or drive comes with a lot of features and specifications. It is not just enough that you know how to drive it well; you should also be aware of the various warning signs and alarms that indicate problems with the car.