Maruti is expected to launch a facelift version of the popular hatchback Swift in India sometime next year. However, reports indicate that its Japanese partner is working on a micro SUV based on the hatchback too.
Skoda had first showcased the Karoq SUV in India at the Auto Expo 2020 and the SUV was eventually launched in May of 2020. The first batch of 1,000 units was sold out in the country by January 2021 post which the automaker discontinued the model here.
The new Audi Q5 facelift SUV has ditched diesel, and now comes with a BS 6 compliant petrol engine. The 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine, mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, can produce 249 bhp of power and 370 Nm of peak torque.
Kia is all set to unveil its new product codenamed KY, which is likely to be called Carens when launched, on December 16. The Kia KY is likely to take on cars like Hyundai Alcazar and Tata Safari when launched.
Spread across 35 acres and built at a cost of ₹700 crore, the electric two-wheeler manufacturing facility aims to produce 1.20 lakh units every year. The facility will see 70 per cent of its workforce to be women.