India’s leading two wheeler Hero MotoCorp and Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) have been recorded massive sales on Dhanteras, where it has surpassed over the two lakh units mark. Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India has released a statement that its Dhanteras sales record at 1.65 lakh units, which it is a 110 per cent increase over 78,500 units sold last year.Meanwhile, Hero MotoCorp has grabbed a phenomenal day of retail sales for the company, which it was the first time to sale more than 2,00,000 units on Tuesday to end-customers across the country in a single. The company insists that it is a growth of over 80 per cent over Dhanteras day last year and we had anticipated this demand of our customers’ and prepared with the robust more than 6-lakh units dispatched in the month of September says Hero MotoCorp Head of National Sales A Srinivasu. Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India most dealerships were stocked out by end of the day It has sold out Honda’s Dream series of motorcycles, comprising Dream yuga, Dream Neo and CD 110 Dream, which it has made spectacular rise in sales to make a new record. Around 45,000 units of Dream series bikes were sold on a single day.
Maruti Suzuki Swift- Maruti Suzuki has been planning to launch new Swift facelift soon by this year end, but the company has not announced any officials details so far. Maruti Suzuki Swift facelift is likely to continue in a similar 1.2-litre petrol and the 1.3-litre Multijet diesel engines with a fuel efficiency of 20.4 kmpl and the 25.2 kmpl respectively says reports. According to sources Maruti Suzuki Swift new facelift base variant LXi could be price of Rs. 4,42,000, while the other petrol models will get a price tag of Rs. 4,49,000 to Rs. 5,90,000. Meanwhile, new Swift facelift entry level variant will price at Rs. 5,56,000, while the high end model will get a Rs. 6,95,000. Maruti Swift facelift's V and Z models are likely to equipped with power-folding wing mirrors and silver L-shaped elements for fog light enclosures, while the high-end models of Swift ZXi/ZDi would get reverse-parking sensors, Bluetooth, and engine-starter button.The company has revealed that the dealers have started accepting the bookings for new Maruti Suzuki Swift facelift with an advance payment of Rs. 10,000. Maruti Suzuki new Swift facelift is likely to give tough competition to likes of Hyundai Elite i20, 2014 Volkswagen Polo, Fiat Punto EVO and Tata Bolt.
The luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz has recorded sales of one lakh Mercedes-Benz S-Class in its first year of production and it is most successful luxury S-Class so far. Mercedes-Benz S-Class has become most popular by record breaking sales in 2014, which indicates the sedan is extremely popular in its segment. Mercedes-Benz is the fastest market launch ever of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, which it has arrived in less than twelve weeks in all its three core markets Germany (end of July 2013), China (end of September 2013) and the United States (mid-October 2013). From beginning of the year, Mercedes-Benz has sold out 75,391 S-Class models, where the company has delivered the vehicle to customers within the nine months of 2014. In September 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class have been sold out around 9,501 cars of the luxury sedan, which indicates a 139.3 per cent surge as compared to September 2013. Mercedes-Benz S-Class will be available in short and long-wheelbase variants including Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe.
India’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, Hero MotoCorp has been planning to invest Rs 5,000 crore in five manufacturing facilities all around India, Colombia and Bangladesh. The company has been planning to increase its annual production capacity to 12 million units by 2020. Hero MotoCorp has released a statement that it is likely to inaugurate its manufacturing facility in Neemrana in Rajasthan on Tuesday 21st October and looking forward at commencing construction in Gujarat by November this year. Hero MotoCorp also planning to set up its sixth unit in Andhra Pradesh, which the work will commence shortly. Hero MotoCorp vice-chairman and managing director Pawan Munjal insists that we have lined up total investment of over Rs 5,000 crore across the globe including manufacturing plants in Colombia and Bangladesh, the new plants are planning to begin in Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh and the Hero Global Centre for Research and Design at Kukas in Rajasthan. The company has been planning begin manufacturing unit in Gujarat, which will produce annual capacity of 1.8 million units, while the Colombia and Bangladesh will roll out 150,000 units each annually.
IndiGo is well known as India’s largest domestic airline by market share, which it has made an agreement to buy 250 aircrafts. IndiGo has been planning to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in 2015. IndiGo has ordered 250 Airbus A320neos worth $25.5 billion, which it is almost Rs 1.5 lakh crore. It is considered as the largest-ever purchase of single-aisle planes and the low-cost carrier (LCC) also owned rights for another 100 A320neos with this order. IndiGo Airlines have ordered these fuel-efficient planes comes on top of the 100 A320s and 180 A320neos, which it has ordered in 2005 and 2011 respectively. Indigo’s each order makes a record-breaker in its time. The eight-year-old profitable Low Cost Carrier have placed orders for 530 A320s worth $48 billion with an option for 100 more planes worth $10.2 billion.A320neo will boasts of latest generation engines and big sharklet wing-tip devices, which it will offer up-to 15% fuel savings. IndiGo president Aditya Ghosh has released a statement that the IndiGo Airline will get the remaining 431 aircraft ordered by 2026.
Volkswagen has been planning to launch its upcoming festival season, the ‘Volksfest 2014′, where the German car manufacturer Volkswagen aims 24-day program. It will commence from 8th October and ends on 31st October, which will give a chance to existing customers as well as prospective buyers of Volkswagen cars to test drive its range of cars. The company said in statement that Customers might get benefited by an exciting range of offers, discounts, assured prizes and gifts and many more to be offered by the company in this period. Meanwhile, Volkswagen has been offering free insurance on purchase of the new Volkswagen Polo, where the company is also offering benefits of up to Rs. 90,000 on the purchase of the Volkswagen Vento and discount Rs. 70,000 on the purchase of a Volkswagen Jetta.
Fiat is gearing up to launch its new Fiat 500 Abarth into Indian market, among the two new cars Fiat Avventura crossover and 500 Abarth are included to hit the market soon. Fiat Avventura is likely to launch this month, while 500 Abarth is going to be launched next month.Fiat 500 Abarth will have to face tough completion with from the likes of BMW 1-Series, Mercedes Benz A-Class, Volvo V40 in India market. It will be packed with 1.4 litre, MultiAir, turbocharged petrol engine that develops maximum power output of 135 Bhp, which it also offers ‘Essess’ variant to provide maximum power output of 161 Bhp.The new fiat 500 Abarth has equipped with a high-end premium features in the hatchback such as projector head lights, dual-exhaust system, KONI front-shock absorbers, anti-lock-braking system (ABS), electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD), electronic stability control (ESC) and seven airbags. The company has released a statement that they want to increase dealerships to 150 by end of this calendar.According to sources, the Fiat 500 Abarth is expecting to be priced in between Rs. 22 to 24 lakh.
Mercedes Benz India is all set ready to release its new Mercedes Benz GLA AMG on 27th October, 2014. It has equipped with GLA AMG from the regular variant include inclusion of a reworked grille in the front, redesigned bumpers, rear diffuser, 19-inch alloy wheels, quad exhausts, bright red brake calipers. Mercedes Benz GLA AMG also carries a new flat-bottomed steering, which has fitted with a usual gear lever and front seats are now more sporty and supportive. The cabin also gets red seatbelts and contrast stitching on the dashboard. Meanwhile, Mercedes Benz GLA AMG has made a 2.0-litre inline 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine, which it has plunged into a CLA, A-Class or GLA turns them into ’45 AMGs’, or initiations into the AMG clan.The 2.0 litre turbo petrol engine comes out with a pinnacle power output of 355 Bhp along with top torque of 45.8 kgm, where it also available in all-wheel drive variant as opposed to its regular version that comes in front-wheel drive variant. It also includes various external and interior changes and AMG moniker, as the price of GLA’s performance variant is expecting to undergo a huge bump. According to sources GLA AMG might be roll out for a price tag Rs 75 lakh.
Huawei has released a statement that the company has sold out 10,000 units of the Huawei Honor 6 Smartphone into Indian market, which it has sold out in just 48 hours of its sale commencement on Flipkart, The Chinese mobile manufacturer insists that Huawei Honor 6 has made a new record for the company by generating sales faster than any of its predecessors in India.Allen Wang, the President, Consumer Business Group, Huawei India insists that he had expressed happiness on a remarkable beginning and the company is looking forward to launch our flagship device Honor6 in India. He added we also very confident of the product as it offers best features and tech specs vis-a-vis other devices in the price tag of Rs. 30,000 to 40,000. Allen Wang said it was a great beginning for the company and good start of our partnership with Flipkart. Huawei Honor 6 will be available in India with features a single-SIM support, 5-inch JDI full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) in-cell display, a pixel density of 445ppi. It is also carries an octa-core Hi Silicon Kirin 920 processor powers the device with Mali T628 GPU including the Big.LITTLE architecture with 4xA15 1.7GHz + 4xA7 1.3GHz and 3GB of RAM.Huawei Honor 6 comes out with a sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash, BSI sensor, and f2.0 aperture and 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It offers 16GB of inbuilt storage, and can be expanded via microSD card. It also provides best connectivity options like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, GPRS/EDGE and 3G, which it is also packed with 3100mAh battery.
India’s leading two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp has released a statement on Thursday that the company has raised its report over 30 per cent jump in its sales in September month, which it has crossed over six lakh units, during Dasara season. The Company said in a statement as dispatches will continue till midnight of September 30, where the final tally for the month is likely to be much higher. Meanwhile, the Hero MotoCorp Company has launched its new bike 100 cc Splendor Pro Classic, which it looks like a cafe racer styling and priced at Rs 48,650 (ex-showroom Delhi) and another 100 cc on-road-off-road bike Passion Pro TR at Rs 51,550 (ex-showroom Delhi). Hero MotoCorp has sold out around 468,670 units of two-wheelers in September 2013, while it has crossed more than 6-lakh units monthly milestone in two previous occasions in October 2013. The company said they have sold out around 1.7 lakh units in retail sales during the first six days of Navratri festival season, which it was the more than 15 per cent over the corresponding period last year.Hero MotoCorp added they are also planning to launch its 10 new product including refreshes and variants.
Maruti Suzuki India has launched its first new sedan Maruti Suzuki Ciaz at a price range of Rs 6.99 lakh-9.80 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). It was the first new sedan car from Maruti Suzuki in seven years. The company has announced the petrol variant of Maruti Ciaz is priced around Rs 6.99 lakh to Rs 9.34 lakh, while the diesel variant will come out for Rs 8.04 lakh to Rs. 9.80 lakh.Maruti Suzuki India Managing Director and CEO Kenichi Ayukawa insists that millions of people have been enjoyed using Maruti cars for past several years and customers are looking for an upgrade to mid-sized sedans. Ciaz is for them. He added Maruti Suzuki Ciaz is designed for those people and expectations of Indian sedan customers. Meanwhile, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz will comes out in petrol and diesel variations, which it will be powered by 1.4 litre and 1.3 litre engines, respectively. Ciaz is likely to face tough challenge against rivals in the market Honda City, which it was priced in between Rs 7.19 lakh and Rs 11.05 lakh and Hyundai Verna priced between Rs 7.39 lakh and Rs 11.72 lakh, respectively (ex showroom Delhi).
Apple has announced that Apple iPhone 6 will begin selling at price starting around Rs 56,000, where the official launch date and other details are yet to be announced by company. Report says EBay has been offering Apple iPhone 6 starting price around at Rs 55,954 and it also promise to launch in India on October 8 and estimated time to deliver the product without any extra charges over shipping. Apple has released iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus on September 9 and reports says the company is expecting to start selling iPhone 6 series in India from mid-October or early November. However, Amazon website has revealed that Apple iPhone 6 and IPhone 6 plus will start selling for around US$ 750, including shipping cost, in US which amounts to about Rs 46,000. Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus will carry a 8 megapixel camera and 1.2 Mp front camera. Both the iPhones will support 2G, 3G and 4G network. They in three versions in terms of storage: 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB.