India's second biggest automaker suffered from an environment of high interest rates and fuel prices in an economy growing at its slowest pace in a decade, but it also paid the price of persisting with an aging fleet.
After unveiling the 2014 Superb at the Auto Expo, Skoda Auto India has today launched the vehicle in India at a starting price of Rs 18.87 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The company has given both exterior and interior changes to the facelifted Superb.
"The new Skoda Superb is powerful, affordable and is Icon in the market" says @SkodaIndia official.- NDTV Auto (@NDTVAuto) February 10, 2014
German giant Mercedes admits it was "a little surprised" when Indian customers snapped up 125 of its new top-of-the-line S-Class luxury cars costing $250,000 apiece in just 16 days.
Italian automaker Fiat, which plans to launch its super premium hatchback Abarth 500 this year in India, is looking to locally assemble the car at its manufacturing plant at Ranjangaon.
After losing out to rivals in the Indian passenger vehicles market, Tata Motors is plotting a comeback with a sense of urgency and will bring a couple of new models every year, even as it admitted that lack of new products has hurt the company.
Unveiled at the 2014 Auto Expo, the new Skoda Superb facelift will be launched on 10th February. The updated Superb has received changes both inside and out, which make it look sportier than before.
We brought you coverage of the Auto Expo and told you all about the cars that have made it there. Now open for the public, the Auto Expo is for all to see.
Force India announced that Hilmer Motorsport will be its official GP2 team this year and will run in the F1 team's colours. The partnership with Hilmer Motorsport is an expansion of Force India's young driver programme.
We have taken you through the on goings at the Auto Expo for the past two days and have also been able to tell you about the cars you can expect to see here. With over 40 cars and bikes unveiled on day one and a few more on day two, this year the Auto Expo is not to be missed. The Auto Expo opens to the public today and you can book your tickets online or get them at the venue itself.
The 12th Auto Expo is being held in Greater Noida's India expo Mart. the auto industry has been in the grips of its worst ever slowdown. But despite the gloom in the sector, its showing at the 12th Expo has been impressive.
The 12th Auto Expo is being held in Greater Noida's India expo Mart. This has been a very anticipated Auto Expo alright. There was a sense of expectation and anticipation about it, especially since the auto industry has been in the grips of its worst ever slowdown. But despite the gloom in the sector, its showing at the 12th Expo has been impressive.