Citroen to launch three new cars in India after C5 Aircross

Citroen has revealed that it will launch the C5 Aircross SUV in India towards the end of next year. The SUV will be a rival to the Jeep Compass, Tata Harrier, Hyundai Tucson and the upcoming Kia SP2i and MG Hector. Apart from the Citroen C5 Aircross, the company will launch one new product every year from 2021 till 2023. The new vehicles will be manufactured and introduced first in India before being launched in the international markets. It isn’t clear whether these will be all-new nameplates or new-generation versions of the existing models. However, our understanding is that the…

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New Ford Cars To Have In-Car Alexa Personal Assistant

Ford has collaborated with Amazon for In-Car Alexa personal assistant. The app will work in line with other voice based personal assistants revealed by BMW & Mercedes Benz. The Alexa voice assist system will be consolidated with the Microsoft Sync 3 ApplLink. Amazon is training Alexa to comprehend various languages, including Indian dialects. Ford India could introduce this feature in its cars by 2020. All Ford Cars will now come with In-car Alexa personal assistant. With connectivity features such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto being offered with most of the cars…

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Mahindra sells 1.77 lakh cars in Apr-Dec 2018

Mahindra’s year-to-date sales starting April 2018 have increased marginally over the corresponding period in 2017. Mahindra managed to sell 177,074 units in these nine months compared to the 176,875 units last year. The December sales, at 15,091 units, are actually 3 per cent lower than those of December 2017. The year 2018, overall, has been a tough one for the automotive market, especially the latter half. After the mid-year sales rally, the market has shrunk again owing to fiscal tightening, rising fuel costs and low market sentiment. Yet, Mahindra’s steady…

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Highest selling cars of India in 2018

We saw the highest selling cars in India in 2016 and then in 2017. As the Indian automotive sector is ready to welcome the changed of 2019 we take a look back at all the cars that found the highest takers in the previous year. These are the cars that made a mark in the Indian car market. And looking at these numbers gives us an insight into automotive consumer behaviour in the country. So here is a detailed report of the highest selling cars of Indian in 2018. 1. …

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