Honda Siel Motors India’s big hatch back offering, the Honda Jazz was never meant to be the bread and butter model for the company. It never caught the fancy of the car buying public mainly due to its Honda City rivaling price. However in lieu of the festive season and to clear stocks, Honda Siel Motors India is offering up to Rs.21,000 worth of free insurance and also straight out cash savings of Rs. 38,000 on all of the Honda Jazz variants except the freshly launched Jazz X variant.
The Honda City with its high price always had enough buyers to be the bread and butter model for Honda Siel Motors India. Well, Honda Siel Motors India is in a generous mood and is offering first year’s insurance free on all the variants of the Honda City. This translates to about Rs. 28,000 savings and makes the Honda City more accessible to the car buying public.
Just another highly desirable Honda with a discount and this is a big one at that. It also gets the same first year comprehensive free insurance and that amounts to discounts ranging from Rs. 57,000 to Rs. 77,000, depending on the variant selected. This would ease of some amount from the premium, the Honda Accord commands over its rivals.
India’s second largest car manufacturer Hyundai Motors India Limited have the Hyundai i10 as one of its best selling car models. They launched the face-lifted Hyundai i10 recently and hence aren’t offering any discounts on it. If you are a first time car buyer, then this would dishearten you however if you are going to trade your old car for the Hyundai i10 at the Hyundai showroom, then you can avail of the Rs.10,000 exchange bonus.
Hyundai Accent Executive-
Hyundai’s long in the tooth warhorse and one which has been globally replaced by the Hyundai Verna, the Hyundai Accent Executive isn’t offered with any cash discounts as of now. However to compensate for this, Hyundai Motors India Limited are offering the Hyundai Accent Executive with a free MP3 player and 4 front speakers. These items otherwise purchased as a dealer option would cost you Rs. 8,000. The same deal of exchanging your old car at a Hyundai showroom for a new Hyundai Accent Executive will fetch you an exchange bonus of Rs.10,000.
Hyundai Verna Transform-
Hyundai’s slow selling Hyundai Verna Transform is been offered with a flat cash discount of Rs.10,000 and not to mention the Rs.15,000 on the Hyundai Verna Transform petrol and the Rs.10,000 on the Hyundai Verna Transform diesel if you chose to trade in your existing car at the Hyundai showroom. This makes a good deal on what is an underestimated car.
Hyundai Sonata Transform-
From the time it has been launched, the Hyundai Sonata Transform was never offered with a discount. However things have been changed and now Hyundai’s flagship in India is been sold with attractive cash discounts of Rs.30,000 on any variant that you select. There are a variety of variants on sale and we reckon that this is the right time to buy a Hyundai Sonata Transform.
Maruti Suzuki A-star-
Maruti Suzuki India Limited’s small car offering, the Maruti Suzuki A-star is been offered with a flat cash discount of Rs. 12,000 on any variant, the exception been the 4 speed automatic version. And similar to Hyundai’s offer, the Maruti Suzuki A-star makes do with a Rs.10,000 exchange bonus if you are trading your old car for an A-star at the Maruti Suzuki showroom.
Fiat Motors India limited are not one to be left behind in the discount scheme and hence are offering Rs.24,000 of comprehensive insurance free for the first year on the Fiat Grande Punto. It is said that some dealers are even ready to offer Rs.2,000 more on outright purchase. However these generosities don’t extend for the recently launched 90 Hp diesel variants.
Tata Motors old warhorse, the Tata Safari is also been offered with a discount. One can take advantage of the Rs.15,000 exchange bonus if you trade in any of your old cars at a Tata showroom and purchase the Tata Safari. In a competitive mood, some of the dealers are also throwing an additional Rs.5,000 cash discount and that too on all the variants available.
Mahindra & Mahindra’s flagship model, the Mahindra Scorpio is been offered at a flat cash discount of Rs.15,000 across all variants save for the Mahindra Scorpio Automatic. You also get an additional exchange bonus of upto Rs.10,000 on exchange of any old make car for the Mahindra Scorpio.
Ford Motors India Limited have been concentrating more on marketing of its small car, the Ford Figo and the Ford Endeavour that they conveniently forgot the Ford Fiesta. To remedy this and to move more Ford Fiestas out of the show rooms, Ford are offering Rs.20,000 worth of free first year’s comprehensive insurance package. Plus you get an additional exchange bonus of Rs.10,000 if you plan on exchanging an any make car at the Ford dealership for the Ford Fiesta. There is also Rs.15,000 cash discount or an equivalent of accessories up for grabs. This totals the discounts offered on the Ford Fiesta to approximately Rs.45,000. This brings it to within 8% of the base model’s on-road price.
Mahindra & Mahindra’s Xylo is a good option to Toyota’s worthy Innova. There were no discounts on the Mahindra Xylo till now however for the festive season, Mahindra dealers are offering upto Rs.5,000 off on any variant of the Mahindra Xylo. Moreover, if you plan to trade in your existing car for a Mahindra Xylo, you plan to gain Rs.10,000 as an exchange bonus. Some of the Mahindra dealers are also offering 50% discount on the first year’s comprehensive insurance and this works out to be Rs.15,000 in discounts.
Chevrolet Aveo U-VA-
The slow selling and especially so after the arrival of its younger cousin, the Chevrolet Beat, the Chevrolet Aveo U-VA is been offered with a cash discount of upto Rs.15,000 and also a corporate discount of upto Rs.4,000 plus Rs.8,000 worth of accessories. This should enable car buyers on a tight budget to gravitate towards the Chevy. It is a good combination of space, practicality and the addition of the discount makes the deal sweeter.
Not one to be left behind especially in the competitive Indian market, German automobile major Volkswagen are offering first year’s comprehensive insurance free on the Volkswagen Jetta. This would mean savings of upto Rs.50,000 to Rs.70,000 on the Volkswagen Jetta depending on the variant you choose. Buyers interested in the finance option get an additional 6% finance discount. This would be our deal of the month for all the aforementioned vehicles. All this is been done to make way for the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta model which is slated to hit the show rooms soon.