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Kia Carens makes world premiere in New Delhi ahead of early 2022 launch: All you need to know about new three-row crossover

Bookings for the Kia Carens are expected to open soon as Kia India is set to launch the three-row crossover in the first quarter of 2022; gets six airbags as standard.

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Kia Carens world premiere in India highlights: Kia’s three-row crossover debuts, to get six airbags as standard

Following the Seltos, Carnival and Sonet, the Kia Carens is set to plug the vast gap that exists in India’s domestic MPV market at present.

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Skoda Kodiaq facelift production begins in Aurangabad ahead of launch in January 2022: Here are the details

In India, the Skoda Kodiaq – earlier sold only with a diesel engine – will be a petrol-only model in facelift form; under its hood will be the 190 hp, 2.0-litre TSI engine.

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EBikeGo to start manufacturing Torrot Muvi electric scooter in India from March 2022: Check specs

The Torrot Muvi is an e-scooter with two removable lithium-ion battery packs, has a claimed range of up to 103 kilometres on a full charge.

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MG readying all-electric crossover for India in the Rs 10-15 lakh segment, expected to launch by 2023

Targeting the mass segment of personal e-mobility, MG’s new electric crossover for India will be positioned as a ‘volume EV model’.

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Citroen C5 Aircross prices in India to be hiked by over Rs 90,000 from January 2022: Here’s why

In January 2022, Citroen India will roll out what will be the second substantial price hike for the Citroen C5 Aircross SUV within a year of its market launch.

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Hyundai to launch six pure electric vehicles in India by 2028, to invest Rs 4,000 crore into EV R&D

Over the next six years, Hyundai India will introduce six battery EVs built on modified versions of existing platforms as well as on the E-GMP architecture.

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Kia Carens previewed in design sketches ahead of world premiere on 16 December: Check out new pictures

Barring the Mahindra Marazzo, the Kia Carens will have no direct rivals but will have to contend with three-row SUVs such as the Hyundai Alcazar, MG Hector Plus and Tata Safari.

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Volkswagen Tiguan facelift launched in India at Rs 31.99 lakh, deliveries to begin mid-January 2022

Now assembled at the VW Group’s Aurangabad facility, the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan is available in a single, fully-loaded variant powered by a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol engine.

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Mahindra’s Classic Legends resurrects the BSA Gold Star: Check out new 650 cc retro bike in first pictures

Legendary British motorcycle marque BSA has been revived by Mahindra’s Classic Legends two-wheeler division; first model is the reborn 2022 BSA Gold Star.

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Tesla Cyberquad for kids goes on sale: Pint-sized quad has 24 km range, costs as much as an Ather 450X

A downsized version of the Cyberquad shown at the debut of the Cybertruck, the Tesla Cyberquad for kids will start shipping in the US in the next two to four weeks.

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Bounce Infinity E1 e-scooter launched in India at Rs 79,999, has a claimed range of 85 km

Based on 22Motors’ Flow, the Bounce Infinity E1 will also be available for purchase with the lithium-ion battery, at a price of Rs 68,999; deliveries begin in March 2022.

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Bounce Infinity E1 electric scooter launch highlights: Maiden Bounce e-scooter has a range of 85 km

Deliveries of the Bounce Infinity E1 e-scooter are slated for early next year; potential buyers can book the scooter by making an initial payment of just Rs 499.

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Kia Carens is the name of Kia’s all-new MPV for India, to debut on 16 December ahead of 2022 launch

Set to bridge the gap between the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga and Toyota Innova, the Kia Carens is expected to be offered with a choice of petrol and diesel engines.

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BMW seeks temporary import duty relief for electric vehicles in India, to launch three EVs in six months

The first electric vehicle from BMW in India will be the BMW iX SUV, which is set to be launched in December, and will be followed by the i4 sedan in 2022.

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New Suzuki S-Cross debuts with SUV-inspired design, posher cabin and ADAS: Check out pictures, specs

Now in its second generation, the 2022 Suzuki S-Cross has transitioned from crossover to SUV in its appearance; to be offered with mild-hybrid powertrain overseas.

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Maruti Suzuki decides against reintroducing diesel vehicles with an eye on upcoming emission norms

Demand for diesel cars is estimated to further drop with the onset of the next phase of emission norms in 2023, prompting Maruti Suzuki to rule out a return.

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Skoda Slavia makes global debut in India ahead of launch in early 2022, pre-bookings open today

Following hot on the heels of the Kushaq, the Skoda Slavia is the third model to be based on the Volkswagen Group’s tailored-for-India MQB A0 IN platform.

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Skoda Slavia unveil in India highlights: First pictures of Skoda’s new City rival revealed, pre-bookings open

Following hot on the heels of the Kushaq, the Skoda Slavia will become the third model to be based on the Volkswagen Group’s tailored-for-India MQB A0 IN platform.

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Hyundai Ioniq Seven electric SUV concept debuts in LA with sofa-style third row, 77-inch roof display

Mechanically related to the Kia EV9 concept, the Ioniq Seven concept previews Hyundai’s flagship three-row electric SUV; production model likely to arrive in 2023.