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How Hyundai is trying to strike it big

How Hyundai is trying to strike it big

IMAGE: Hyundai Tucson. Photograph: Rajesh Karkera/ Keen to increase its market share, the Korean auto major is pushing deeper into the hinterland and hard-selling its brand to young buyers There is an interesting story about how Hyundai built the Santro brand in India. In 1999, the car was launched with Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan as brand ambassador. Despite high decibel advertising and being affordably priced (starting at Rs 299,000) with comparable, if not better, engine power ..., 3 weeks ago
i30, i20: Hyundai unveils its star performers, 2 months ago
SsangYong's stylish SUV Tivoli comes to India, 2 months ago

Ogle! Drool! Enjoy!

Sexy bikes to lust after! Text and photographs: Rajesh Karkera/ Bikes from Indian Motorcycle, the all-American bike maker who has been around since the Royal Enfield era of 1901s, were launched in India by Polaris Industries, the world leader in all-terrain vehicles in 2011. The only two-wheeler pavilion which did not use hot models (male/female ) to attract visitors to their stall depended completely on their these bikes' oomph quotient. And rightly so because the Indian Motorcycle ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Electrifying! Bikes and models at Auto Expo  Rediff.com2 months ago And finally, the Thruxton!  Rediff.com2 months ago Auto Expo 2016: Bikes, glamour, launch!  Rediff.com2 months ago

An exciting rendezvous with auto beauties around the world!

The most awaited car and bike biennial event turned out to be bigger, better and bolder this year. Photograph: Rajesh Karkera With 65 automobile manufacturers unveiling over 100 new vehicles, the auto show with the theme ‘Mobility for All’ struck the right chord with the audience. Bollywood stars and cricketers added to the glamour of the show while auto enthusiasts thronged the venue to catch a glimpse of their dream cars and bikes. The auto extravaganza reached out to the masses ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Renault Kwid: A small hatch with a tough soul

The car sports a gear knob and not the normal stick.Photographs by Rajesh Karkera/ at the Auto Expo 2016. Renault Kwid which is a global model for Renault has debuted a tougher engine, the Kwid 1000cc and the Kwid Easy R Automatic. This is the first AMT in this segment. Also what is again a first in a car in this segment - is the gear knob and not the normal stick seen in cars in this segment The car gets a rotary AMT knob on the dashboard console with 3 simple driving modes reverse, ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Nissan X-Trail is back! This time as a hybrid SUV

This new avatar comes with a completely new 2.0 litre petrol engine under its hood.Photographs by Rajesh Karkera/ at the Auto Expo 2016. Nissan has unveiled a new avatar of its discontinued X-trail SUV at the 13th Auto Expo in Greater Noida. This SUV was withdrawn from Nissan's line-up in India due to poor response from consumers. This new Avatar of the X-trail comes now with a compoletely new 2.0 MR20DD petrol engine that produces 108 kW (147 PS/145 hp) and 207 Nm of torque and RM31 ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Toyota Prius: The planet's favourite hybrid

The fourth generation Prius combines a premium styling and an enjoyable driving dynamics.Photographs by Rajesh Karkera/ at the Auto Expo 2016. Japanese auto major Toyota on Thursday unveiled its all-new version of hybrid car Prius as it looks to push more alternate fuel technology vehicles in the Indian market. The new fourth generation Prius combines a premium styling and an enjoyable driving dynamics to showcase the advanced technology and the Prius DNA which Toyota intends to ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Duster gets a facelift, dazzles with new features

Better styling, safety and comfort features will make the new Duster a winner all the way, says Rajesh Karkera.Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani/ at the Auto Expo. Renault India on Thursday unveiled the Duster with a facelift. Though it resembles the existing version, a closer look reveals better exterior design and upgraded interiors. It features a revised engine lineup and the option of a 6-speed Easy-R AMT gearbox. What stands out are the new Kayak roof rails and the chrome ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

New Tiguan: Bigger, bolder and offers better mileage

Tiguan will arrive in showrooms across India this year.Photographs: Rajesh Karkera/ at the Auto Expo. Volkswagen India has unveiled the second generation VW Tiguan at the Auto Expo 2016 in Noida. The compact premium crossover is confirmed to launch in the Indian market this year.  The 2016 VW Tiguan drops the boxy crossover looks of the previous model for a brand new design that draws influence from the VW Cross Coupe GTE. It features a pair of angular LED headlamps with ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Tata Motors unveils 3 new cars at Auto Expo

Seeking an image makeover, the Tata Zica sedan is likely to get a new name, Sway.Photographs: Rajesh Karkera/ at the Auto Expo. Tata Motors has unveiled three new products at the 2016 Auto Expo.   This includes the new Sway (Zica sedan), the production version of the Hexa (a new premium MUV) and the Nexon.  Auto Expo 2016: Complete Coverage The Sway, which is the likely name for the Zica sedan has been codenamed as Kite 5. This is another compact sedan from ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Fashionistas not on the runway at LFW

Take a look at the fashionistas who turned our heads at Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2016. Text and photograph: Rajesh Karkera/ Name: Jaya Wadhwa Age: 22 Job: I am a therapist by profession. Her look I am wearing a Zara Sequin top and a grunge tassled skirt from Koovs. And I'm wearing socks, which are kind of Happy socks, but not really the same brand :) and my shoes are from Forever 21. The socks add funk to the whole outfit. My look is funky and edgy with a bit of femininity.
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Hot looks to try this summer  Rediff.com3 weeks ago 10 things we loved about Lakme Fashion Week  Rediff.com3 weeks ago 'The soul of fashion is missing in Mumbai'  Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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