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Toyota Corolla Facelift To Be Presented in Guangzhou Auto Show

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Toyota Corolla Facelift To Be Presented in Guangzhou Auto Show
Toyota markets the old Corolla in the Chinese market together with the next-gen vehicle as the ‘Corolla EX’ and the sedan has been provided a facelift to grasp the left over bit of life out of it. The readers had already seen the spy pics of the vehicle previously. The Corolla EX facelift boasts a brand new front fascia that comprises innovative headlights, chrome front grill and a graved bumper. The revamped front fascia revives the appearances slightly. The side view of the vehicles stays same as the old Corolla whilst the back of the vehicle is equipped with big rear lights. The back bumper is also bigger in size as compared to the old Corolla. The insides obtain innovative instrument [...]

Maruti Suzuki Unable to pay Rs.1200 Cr for land of its Manesar plant

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Maruti Suzuki Unable to pay Rs.1200 Cr for land of its Manesar plant
Maruti Suzuki has appealed for its inability to pay the sum of about Rs. 1,200 crore accumulated over the years for the 600 acre of land it acquired in 2002 for its Manesar Plant. The company has filed plea at the Supreme Court in this regard. In 2008, Maruti made a payment of about Rs.118.90 crore for the acquired 602.40 acres of land. But Punjab and Haryana High court on Feb 11, 2011 brought out an order to increase the compensation amount from Rs.28. 15 lakh per acre of land to about Rs.37.40 lakh per acre. Later the apex court fixed the same to about Rs.28.15 lakh in its interim order on Aug 10, 2011. It is important to note that the cost of the land that was fixed in 1994 was about Rs.15 [...]

Tata motors stops production at Jamshedpur plant

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Tata motors stops production at Jamshedpur plant
With the demand of commercial vehicle seeing a step decline, Tata Motors is also seeing some darkness ahead. The low sale value has forced the carmaker to close another block for three days at its Jamshedpur plant following the recent two halts at the same plant that was undertaken from Nov 12 -14. Speaking on the plan, Tata Spokesman said that the block closure is planned due to the declining demand of commercial vehicles in the country. He also added that the company is focusing on regulating the supply according to the demands rather than creating inventory at the dealer’s end. Further speaking on the issue, General Secretary of TELCO Worker’s union, Chandrabhan Singh said that [...]

Fiat India to introduce Jeep SUVs by 2013

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Fiat India to introduce Jeep SUVs by 2013
With an aim to increase its diminishing market share in the Indian auto market, Fiat India is all geared up to introduce the Jeep Brand here. Fiat has already drawn out the press release but the official announcement is to be made by the month of December. According to sources, Fiat has decided to introduce the Jeep range of SUVs by 2013 in India. According to the rumors, Jeep will be first introduced through the CBU route which will result in heavy pricing. So, one thing is clear for now, until Jeep starts local assembly of SUVs in India it will only act as a brand builder for the company. The Jeep range of SUVs from Chrysler consists of four SUVs which include Patriot, Wrangler, Grand Cherokee [...]

BMW eyes entry-level M model

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BMW eyes entry-level M model
BMW is making proposals for a new entry-level M vehicle based around a new saloon edition of the second-generation 1-series. The compact four-door car plans to provide the company with a direct competitor to the forthcoming Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG as well as Audi S3 saloon. Owing to the heavy engineering workload confronting BMW on subsisting new model progress, the compact M Performance saloon is not likely to reach the UK market until the second half of the year 2015 at the earliest. A top official said, “We are keenly considering it. Do we think there is a budding market? Yes, and it is expected to nurture quickly. If we had the capability, we would already be well down the road [to [...]
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