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21 January, 2013 : The Indian car market had been abuzz speculations of a locally produced version of the Jaguar XF 2.2 diesel for a while now and these speculations have finally been confirmed. Jaguar Land Rover has announced commencement of locally produced Jaguar XF models at its Pune facility. These XF units will be built alongside the Land Rover Freelander 2 vehicles and will house such standard features as a rear view camera, TV tuner, navigation system, front passenger seat away, touch screen, gear-shift paddles, full size spare wheel, electronic sunroof, rear screen electric blind and an 8-speed automatic transmission.
27 July, 2012 : The 6th generation BMW 3 series has been unearthed in Mumbai in full glory with a price tag of Rs. 28.90 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai) . BMW India indulged in social media marketing to add up more spice to the launch and keep the car into the front pages of auto portals; also the up-close and clear pictures of the sixth generation F30 model have gone viral before the launch event. This time it’s like the consumers have won the automotive roulette and BMW’s arch rival are in for a trouble as this car is going to be one hell of a beast to beat. In all the new BMW 3 Series is offered in five guises and two trim lines -Sports and Luxury. Out of these five variants four are diesel, BMW has played smartly keeping in mind the Indian market bend towards the diesel powered vehicles. The perky and rev-happy BMW 3 series 328i petrol is powered by a TwinPower 4 Cylinder petrol engine which produces a whooping power of 245bhp @ 5000 rpm and a peak torque of 350Nm at just 1250rpm.The 328i can touch a top speed of 250kmph and delivers an average fuel economy of 14.79kmpl. Coming to the diesel version which is powered by 320d, it offers 181bhp peak power which can touch a top speed of 235km/hr.
April 16, 2013: To celebrate the sale of 6,000 Audi A6 in India, Audi has launched a special edition of luxury sedan A6 in the Indian auto industry. The special edition of its largest selling luxury sedan A6 comes equipped with nine unique features comprising a broad portfolio of innovation. The special edition Audi A6 sports Adaptive Air Suspension with Audi Drive Select, 4-Zone Deluxe Air conditioning, Rear Side Airbags, Bose Surround Sound System, MMI Touch, Comfort Key, MMI Remote Control, Front Co-Driver seat adjustment from the rear and LED headlights. The luxury is available in two engine options - 2.0 TDI and 3.0 TDI. The Special Edition Audi A6 is launched at an introductory price of Rs. 46.33 lakh onwards(ex-showroom Delhi)
15th-Feb-2012 : Volvo launched two new variants in its fleet of S60 sedan cars in India. The luxury car company added Volvo S60 D3 model which is essentially powered by a new diesel engine. Volvo cars in India are not as famous as BMW, Mercedes or Audi, however, it is an upcoming brand in niche auto market and the lucrative price tag of Rs 23.99 lakh for Kinetic trim and Rs 26.99 lakh for Summum trim on the new addition –S60 D3, will surely find many takers in India. Moreover, the company has played its cards well by offering introductory price on both these entry level variants i.e. Rs 23.2 lakh (D3 Kinetic) and Rs 25.9 lakh (D3 Summum, all prices ex-showroom Delhi). The introductory prices are valid till March end. Speaking about the specifications of Volvo S60 D3 which will stand in showrooms along with D5 and T3 variants, it can be said that this naïve model is agile enough to belt out 163 hp of power and 400 Nm of torque is translated to the front two wheels. The new diesel car has an exceptional fuel efficiency of 18.5 kmpl and the engine is mated to a six speed manual transmission with an option of six-speed Geartronic automatic with sports mode. The sedan’s interiors are adorned with leather seats while the safety features are complemented with active Bi-Xenon bending headlights, advanced Lazer assisted automatic braking, roll stability control, whiplash protection system, etc.
4 October 2012 : Mercedes Benz India has rolled out the Sports Editions of Mercedes Benz C Class for a price tag of Rs.29.9 lakh (ex-showroom New Delhi) . The Sports Edition of C Class 220 CDI comes with AMG exterior styling and a notched up sporty features which are associated with the brand. Mercedes Benz C Class Sports Edition features refreshed styling in the front and the rear bumper apron and side skirts which adds to the dynamism of the sedan, also the car features 17” twin spoke light alloy wheels,black painted roof with a SPORT badge,electric seats,thermatic climate control,20 Audio 20 with single CD player, with USB, Aux in and Bluetooth connectivity.
April 25, 2013: India's leading luxury carmaker, BMW India has today rolled out the much awaited 2013 BMW 7-series in India at a starting price of Rs 92.9 lakh (ex-showroom) . The car has been launched in a total four variants out of which three are petrol 740Li, 750Li and 760Li priced between Rs 1.12 crore and Rs 1.73 crore, while the diesel 730Ld variant comes at a price of Rs 92.9 lakh. Along with a lot of changes both inside and out, the car has got better mechanically too. The diesel version now churns out more power, while the petrol version has been claimed to have got 21 percent more efficient. Both the versions now come mated to a 8-speed automatic gearbox, while the previous generation 7-Series had the 7-speed gearbox. The earlier model that had some lapses, have now gone away in the updated 7-series. The changes in the 2013 7-Series includes upgraded interior with optimised soundproofing, improved ride comfort, new Adaptive LED headlights, revamped headlamps, new grille and front bumper, redesigned tail lamps, wing mirrors with integrated turn indicators and some other changes.
14 December 2012: With Audi bringing in an update on their mean-machine, A6, and BMW revising their gorgeous luxury, 530d, it is nothing but foolish to expect that Mercedes Benz, the oldest player in the field, would rest in peace. Responding loud and clear to its rivals' moves, Mercedes Benz India has also announced a fabulous new version of its grand E-Class range, which is likely to hit the road somewhere around mid-2013, most probably falling in a price bracket of Rs 40 – 55 lakh. Besides flaunting some really amazing modifications in the front and rear profiles, the upcoming E-Class will also offer a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol-mill with two tuned states besides a new diesel duo consisting of a 2.1-litre engine and a 3.0-litre V6 mill, each with multiple tuning modes. The safety package also gets refreshed here, now including some pretty advanced add-ons like 'intelligent drive' Collision Prevention Assist, Attention Assist, Steering Assist, Brake Assist Plus and Junction Assist amongst others.
May 20, 2013: BMW has recently revealed the facelift version of its flagship executive sedan, the 5-Series, which will go on sale in Australia by mid 2013. The BMW 5-Series has received some styling and features updates like additional contour lines for the surround of the BMW kidney grille, newly structure lower air intakes, extra crease on rear apron, front fog lamps with added chrome surrounds, revamped rear lights and new alloy wheels. Moreover, Xenon headlights are fitted as standard on all models. This time the car has also received a new entry-level diesel variant called the 518d internationally. The company hasn't yet announced its Indian launch plans, we are expecting the facelifted 5-Series to hit the Indian shores by the end of this year.
26 April, 2012: At the Beijing Motor Show 2012, Jaguar unveiled its new luxurious car, called Jaguar XJ Ultimate. This sedan is a true definition of luxury on wheels. The innovative design with lavish interiors and a powerful engine are the major key points of Jaguar XJ Ultimate. Under the hood, this car features strong and brawny 3.0-litre V6 supercharged petrol engine producing an enthralling 340PS of power and 450Nm of maximum torque. This bold engine has been mated with stupendous eight speed gearbox that is one of its kinds and makes the driving experience for the owner utterly pleasurable. The interiors of the sedan will sport high quality leather trimmed central console, leather upholstered seats, fabulous air conditioning system, immensely advanced surround sound system with 20 speakers and the rear seat entertainment package that comprise of twin headrest mounted screens accompanied by wireless headphones. Overall, the new Jaguar XJ Ultimate has all the features that one could ever imagine in a sedan and the alluring and innovative looks further add more charm to the car. The arrival of this Jaguar XJ in India is expected in the end of this year.
3rd August 2012: Audi India has lifted the covers off its new luxurious sedan, Audi A8 L 4.2 TDi Quattro in Mumbai at a price of Rs. 10,075,000 onwards (ex-showroom Maharashtra) . The event was graced by Bollywood hunk Abhishek Bachchan who also took the first delivery of its customized Audi A8 L 4.2 TDi Quattro. The new Audi A8 L 4.2 TDi Quattro variant has been blessed with superb design, lavish interiors and most importantly a powerful and dynamic 4.2L of diesel engine. The 4.2L Quattro V8 bi-turbo diesel engine comes with common rail injection system and exhaust gas turbocharging that churns out 350bhp peak power and a colossal 800Nm torque. This 4.2 TDi Quattro oil-burner comes coupled with an eight speed tiptronic automatic gearbox and the quattro all-wheel-drive system takes the engine performance a notch higher. Also this amalgamation translates into a sprint capability of 100km/hr from standstill in a mere 5.6 seconds. Audi A8 L Indian line-up now offers four variants - the base3.0 TDi Quattro, 4.2 FSI petrol, 4.2 TDi quattro and the high-end 6.3 W12 quattro. The new 4.2 TDi quattro is juxtaposed between the 4.2 FSI petrol and the 6.3 W12. A little hefty on pockets, will have to wait and see this Audi thoroughbred find how many grabbers.
24 September,2012: Mercedes Benz seems to be on the mission to gain back its position in the Indian car market, right after the launch of B-Class sports tourer the company is planning to roll out limited editions of Mercedes Benz S Class named as Mercedes Benz S Class Sports during this festive season. No spec details of the vehicle have been disclosed by the company however the market speculations say that this limited edition to carry the AMG sports package. The Sport variants are definitely going to more nimble, however in terms of looks the vehicles are not expected to come with any change. The market expects a bit of cosmetic change when it comes to the cabin area.
5th-Oct-2011: Rolls Royce launched the Rolls Royce Ghost long wheelbase in India today at a voluptuous price of Rs 3.5 crore. The new car is equipped with a 6.6 liter V12 engine which can churn out a staggering 563hp power and a robust torque of 780 NM. The new Ghost long wheelbase dons a ZF8 sped gear box.
11th May 2011 - The German auto giant launched the most talked about and most awaited sports car today in Delhi. This stunner has been tagged at a starting price of Rs 64 lakhs (ex Showroom Delhi). The all new Audi A7 is available in both diesel and petrol variants. The A7 adorns a 3-litre TDI V6 engine that is capable of churning out 245 bhp and a peak torque of 500 Nm. The car is affixed with S-Tronic and Quattro as standard.
Audi A7 is one of the most successful model of the German Luxury car manufacturer. The luxo barge is built with innovative technologies and enhanced comfort, safety and environmental compatibility. The use of various sensors, driving assistance and intelligent electronic systems it becomes a landmark in its segment for safety quotient. Audi A7 is a car built on sophisticated technology which ensures safety, comfort and effortless superiority.
13 May 2010 - Bentley has launched one of its most powerful model new Bentley Continental Supersports in the Indian auto market. Bentley Continental Supersports will be priced at Rs 2.25 crore (ex-showroom price). It is loaded with powerful engine and said to be fastest car as it can cross the 100kmph mark in just 3.7 seconds and it can touch the top speed mark of 329kmph.
8th-Sept-2011: The Mercedes-Benz India launched its new generation sedan Mercedes-Benz CLS Class today . The luxury brand brings the sedan into the country as a CBU and the new Mercedes Benz CLS Class 350 is tagged at Rs 67.67 lakhs(ex showroom Mumbai). The Mercedes Benz has launched a single variant christened Mercedes Benz CLS 350 BlueEfficiency Avantgarde.
17th-Oct-2011: Volkswagen India introduced the Volkswagen Phaeton in 2010 based on the Audi A8 platform. The decision to release the Phaeton was, in part, a response to Mercedes' decision to compete directly with Volkswagen in the European marketplace with Mercedes-Benz A-Class. The auto major has made the best use of the state-of-the-art technology to bring out the exquisite design of the premium sedan. Recently the car mekar presented this piece of beauty to Gauri Khan, Directore of the upcoming action flick Ra. One. Khan is also the real life wife of Shahrukh Khan, the lead actor in the movie. The Volkswagen Phaeton offers best-in the class features with four-zone automatic climate control, air compressor suspension system and a standard four-wheel drive option. The car is equipped with excellent safety features like Anti-Lock Braking system (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), an array of airbags for passenger and driver safety and Anti-skid resistance feature. The Phaeton provides the driver with as many as 150 different communication, information and entertainment functions. Volkswagen Phaeton comes packed with powerful 3.6L V6, 3598 (cc) petrol engine with a 6-speed Triptronic transmission system and disc brakes. Mileage of Volkswagen is very low as it travels only 8.5 kmpl of petrol. Though the Volkswagen Phaeton is a tough competition for luxury sedans like Audi A8, BMW 7 series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class, it is a known fact that the sales phase of the car is going lower in the scale.
Well renowned British originated Automobile Company Bentley Motors has fired a complete new super luxury car Bentley Mulsanne in India on march 13th 2010, that carries an extreme comfort, awesome design and a dynamic riding experience. It is expected that the delivery of Bentley Mulsanne to start from October or November 2010. Bentley Mulsanne is priced at Rs 2.9 crore. As the design of the car has been concluded after a long research by the company's engineers to deliver an effortless performance which is always presumed from the brand Bentley. The all new Bentley Mulsanne is gettable in the colour a buyer invokes, it is obtainable in all possible colours as it has a wide range of pigments that comes across to 625 in total, as the company Bentley is known for its honourable interiors and exteriors, this time again Mulsanne has convinced, it is even in much improvised inner and outer looks along with the extreme comfort level, space and other N number of attributes. Bentley Mulsanne is expected to be the perfect combination of traditional and technological looks that a sedan can enjoy.
Mercedes Benz SLK Class is a premium luxury Sedan with swanky looks, style and flamboyant interiors. Mercedes Benz SLK Class is designed with robust, bold and aggressive looks with an extra connoting power which makes the car commanding than ever.
Its sporty looks are the first thing that will instantly get your attention followed by its arrow shaped body with body line up. Large reflective mirror at the exterior with special type of indicator lamps make the car look even sportier. Tailpipes with trapezoidal-section make Mercedes Benz SLK Class a synonym of speed. The instrumental panel inside the car including chrome-edged dials including a clock and a fuel gauge makes the car even more impressive giving it a 3-D look. At the touch of a single button, its electro hydraulically roadster changes to a convertible from a cocoon of luxury and back, in just 22 seconds. Tinted glasses of the car prevent it from getting warm on a sunny day.
The Indian auto market is becoming a new and much sort after destinations for the luxury car manufacturers; similarly on cards we have Aston Martin launching some of its best work in the Indian auto market. The luxury inventor has launched its stunning model, Aston Martin Rapide in India with a competitive offering of features. The company has placed this model against other Lower fuel efficiencysports coupe launched by other top car makers. The car will make the offerings in Indian luxury sports car segment more vibrant and lively.
28 April, 2012: BMW has recalled 2,846 cars including 2011 5-Series Gran Turismo among others on an account of potential fire threat in USA. In India, though, no such announcement has been made yet. BMW Gran Turismo was launched in India back in 2010. It is powered by straight six-cylinder diesel engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The BMW 5-Series Gran Turismo is a product made from borrowing features of 5 Series and 7 Series both. The super luxurious BMW Gran Turismo price is pocket tearing at Rs 64.80 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
15th-Feb-2012 : Volvo India has made a smart move today in Indian luxury car market and launched new entry level variant of Volvo S 80 sedan car. The Swedish car maker is slowly grappling amid big players like Audi, Merc and BMW and thus has launched the new variant namely Volvo S 80 D3 at special introductory price of Rs 31.2 lakh for kinetic trim and Rs 35.9 lakh for Summum trim (ex-showroom Delhi). However, these prices will be valid till the end of March and after that prices of this base variant will be hiked by Rs 70,000. The new variant will have leather seats and many new safety features. The 2.0 litre diesel powered engine of Volvo S 80 D3 will haul out 163 hp of power and 400 Nm and the motor delivers an awesome 18.5 kmpl of fuel efficiency.
4 June, 2012 : Audi has released the new sporty and gamey Audi S4 with a price tag of Rs. 45,31,000 lakh onwards (ex-showroom Maharashtra) . Audi India has introduced this car after receiving a strong response to the campaign,’ Vote for the S4 and bring it to India’ on the social media sites. Audi S4 comes powered by a V6 3.0 TFSI engine that churns out 333 hp of peak power and 440 Nm of torque. The mileage of Audi S4 is 10.34 km/l as per ARAI. The S4 sedan is the incarnation of the tamed sportiness typical of the German auto manufacturer. The revamped model comes with refreshed bumpers, hexagonal single-frame grille, wedge-shaped xenon headlamps incorporated in the LED daytime lights and LED rear lights.
Maybach 57S is one among the ultra-luxury sedans in its category. When we wright 57S we mean 57 'Special' instead of 'Sport'. Tauter suspension with low ride provides sharper handling to the vehicle. Moreover these suspension also helps in experiencing a sporty ride. Sporty looks to the car has been provided by more aggressive visual enhancements. Re-designed radiator and head-lights, single paint work on the body all provides very attractive featuring to the body of Maybach 57S. Interiors of Maybach 57S are much more modified than the previous models. To give a distinctive look to the car the feature inside are hand-finished. Leather upholstery helps the vehicle in increasing the overall impression over the minds of individuals.