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Kamal Basu Is The New Head Of Marketing At Volkswagen Passenger Cars

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Article by Hamza Ansari
Kamal Basu Is The New Head Of Marketing At Volkswagen Passenger Cars
It seems VW is still in the need of a better driving force. In a league to do so, Volkswagen Passenger Cars – Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. Ltd. (VWGSIPL) announces the appointment of Mr. Kamal Basu for the position of Marketing Head and PR. Kamal Basu joined Skoda Auto India as the Head of Marketing in 2012, and was assigned to the lead management, product marketing, communication & media. In his work tenure there, he had also worked closely with tangents like dealer network teams, sales and after-sales. Alongside to his contribution (in automobile marketing), Mr. Basu possess a very strong background in advertising, as almost two decades spent working with top-of-the-line agencies like BBDO, Rediffusion Y&R, RK Swamy, and with Saatchi & Saatchi (as a CEO). On the educational [...]

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Sees A Price Hike

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Article by Hamza Ansari
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Sees A Price Hike
Start of a year is the season of price-hike. To mark the calendar’s start, Mitsubishi has hiked the price of its Pajero with manual transmission. Earlier, where it used to cost Rs 24.98 lakh ex-showroom Delhi, in this year it has went to Rs 25.28 lakh. Reportedly, this move is in cognizance to the hike of excise duties on SUVs from 24% to 30% effective from January 1, 2015. Under the hood, Pajero Sport comes powered by a 2.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine dwelling out a whip of 175bhp and 400Nm for the manual guise, whereas the automatic transmission makes only 350Nm. This lot of power package is sent to the rear wheels, whereas only manual buyers can go for the options of 4WD. Pajero Sport stands in rivalry with Toyota Fortuner, Chevrolet Captiva and Ford Endeavour.

Tata Nano XE – New Base Variant With Power Steering Launched

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Article by Hamza Ansari
Tata Nano XE – New Base Variant With Power Steering Launched
Tata Motor’s Nano wasn’t spectacular buy for the Indians. If referred to the sales number till date since the production commenced, it can now be revived safely the automaker is in a league to yoke another chance at it. Reportedly, Tata Motors launched a new variant of the world’s cheapest car to make it more attractive. To study that in detail, earlier, Nano was sold with power-steering in XT trim, whereas now it is rolled out in XE trim as well which is a good Rs 36,000 cheaper than the former one. Powered by a 635cc petrol engine, there doesn’t seem any other change made to the drivetrain. In fact, the official feature list is yet to be extracted. Minute details of the segmentation of Nano speaks, there are still 2013 models not cleared from the stockyard, which aren’t loaded with [...]

Facelift Car Launches For 2015: Hatchbacks, Sedans And SUVs

Facelift Car Launches For 2015: Hatchbacks, Sedans And SUVs
Plans for 2015 are clearly laid out by carmaker, working their best bets for milking most impacting results. A precise confirmation is already revealed by this website bifurcated as the upcoming hatchbacks, sedans, SUV and so on. Now, one more list is chalked out of that. This caters the facelift or the new version of existing models in India launching by 2015. Tata Nano Twist Active Tata’s intention with Nano is pretty much clear – to make that world’s cheapest car more usable in nature than anything else in the price band. The last launch with power steering was called as Nano Twist, now an Active tag is going to be attached further, which will result as addition of tailgate. And there are possibilities of AMT gearbox making its way here. So, the input of such a transmission to the [...]

Worst Selling Cars Of 2014

Worst Selling Cars Of 2014
It’s not only the best that had made to our desk; instead, we even looked out for the worst selling cars of 2014. Before concluding anything right now, it better to scroll down the list and see the list directly itself. 1.Nissan Teana – 15 units The lack of petrol engines and a very pricey attitude made it to sell the least number of cars throughout the year. Even it is been removed from the company’s official website which means the brand is discontinued in India. After all importing as a CBU (completely built units) hadn’t served well to a number of carmakers in the long run due to the swanky rate of duties imposed. 2.Toyota Landcruiser – 40 units Toyota Landcruiser too faces the similar condition of turning huge price tags with the excessive duties as being imported on [...]
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