2021 Auto News

Do You Care? Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV New for 2022

Credit: thetruthaboutcars.com Let’s assume you’re lost and have made your way to a Mitsubishi dealership to make an emergency phone call and use the bathroom. Suddenly, the urge to buy a hybrid SUV overtakes you and you involuntarily find yourself asking a salesperson to direct you to the nearest model. They have several available and […]

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Volkswagen Taigun bookings to open by mid-August 2021

Credit: team-bhp.com Volkswagen is gearing up to launch the Taigun in India this year. If the latest reports are true, then bookings for the crossover might open around mid-August, while the official launch is expected to take place in September 2021. The Taigun is based on the same MQB A0-IN platform as the Kushaq. It […]

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Skoda-VW India invites applications for its Mechatronics 2021 training program

Credit: financialexpress.com Skoda Auto Volkswagen India (SAVWIPL) is inviting applications for the 10th batch of its Mechatronics 2021 program in India, aimed at high-school graduates to learn new skills in the automotive sector. Skoda Auto Volkswagen India (SAVWIPL) is inviting applications for the 10th batch of its Mechatronics training program in India. This educative program […]

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Tesla Keeps Raising Prices for U.S. But Not China

Credits: www.thetruthaboutcars.com This year has already seen price increases across the board, thanks largely to the supply crisis created in the wake of our response to the pandemic. As it turns out, shutting down the global economy wasn’t ideal for maintaining business as usual and nobody in charge seems all that interested in returning things […]

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Jeep to go electric in India. Will it work?

Credits: www.fortuneindia.com Jeep, the iconic American SUV brand, is revamping itself for India: it will pivot towards the EV space. But, the process will not be easy and Jeep is likely to face stiff competition in the space. Jeep has been witness to a long and fruitful journey. It started its life as a pick-up […]

2021 Auto News

Major tech and automotive industry players establish cross-industry partnership for automated driving

Credits: roboticsandautomationnews.com Arm, Audi, Denso, NXP and six further technology and research leaders are joining industry group The Autonomous to develop state-of-the-art technology for autonomous vehicles. The aim is to lay the basis for safety standardization and series production. This form of collaboration will help to overcome major hurdles of prevailing competition in the industry and solve […]

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2021 Ford Figo 1.2 AT review, test drive

Credit: autocarindia.com 2021 Ford Figo automatic: what is it? What you see here is the third evolution of the Ford Figo automatic. Originally launched in 2015 with an 110hp, 1.5-litre, four-cylinder petrol engine and a dual-clutch transmission, the Figo auto was redone in 2019 with a new 123hp, 1.5-litre, three-cylinder petrol unit that came mated […]

Toyota

Toyota offers 8-year battery warranty on Hybrid vehicles

Credit: team-bhp.com Toyota has extended the battery warranty on its hybrid models from the existing 3 years / 1,00,000 km to 8 years / 1,60,000 km (whichever is earlier). At present, Toyota has two hybrid electric vehicles on sale in India – the Camry and Vellfire. The revised warranty will be applicable on vehicles sold from […]

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Tesla Cybertruck production likely in 2022 as wait continues

Credit: auto.hindustantimes.com Cybertruck from Tesla is touted as a capable pick-up truck with the performance of a sportscar. Tesla will manufacture Cybertruck at its Gigafactory in Texas. Tesla Cybertruck was first showcased to the world back in November of 2019 and while it generated a massive buzz in the automobile world, numerous delays in starting production […]

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US distances itself from Australian Dodge Charger police cars

Credits: www.caradvice.com.au The head office for Dodge says a proposal by a private importer to convert police cars to right-hand-drive in Australia does not have US factory backing, warranty, or support – and won’t vouch for the safety of the finished product.   A radical plan to use Dodge Charger police cars from the USA to […]