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Hyundai Announces global launch of ‘All New Xcent’

Hyundai Announces global launch of ‘All New Xcent’

New Delhi, April 20 (UNI) Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter launched the All New Xcent for India and Global markets here today. The car will be available in 6 variants of petrol and 5 variants of diesel. The prices will vary from Rs 5.38 lakh and Rs 8.42 lakh depending on the variants. Speaking at the Global launch, Y K Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said, “We are very glad to announce the global launch of the All New Xcent for Indian and Global customers. The fast changing trends and rising customer aspirations has always been the key driving force at Hyundai.” “Considering the evolving market dynamics and customer voice, we keep enhancing our products for customer delight. The All New Xcent symbolizes The Stylish Family Sedan for young and Modern Indian Family. With over 2.5 Lakh cars sold in Domestic and International markets since 2014, we are confident that the All New Xcent will create a new benchmark in its segment offering best Hyundai Experience," he said. The All New Xcent is designed on 5 Key pillars - Sporty & Evolved Styling, Superior Performance, Advanced & Hi-Tech Imagery, High on Safety & Convenience and Product Confidence. The Made in India All New Xcent boasts of Quality, Comfort, Style and Premium look. The exterior projects Progressive design while interiors echo generous flair of Space & Comfort with Premium and Hi-Tech appeal. In the front, All New Xcent features new Hyundai’s signature Cascade Design grille with horizontal chrome slats for bold and wider stance with premium appeal. The new front bumper design with LED DRLs (Daytime Running Lamps) along with Fog lamps offers futuristic styling while the swept back headlamps compliments the front with sporty styling. The rear of All New Xcent offers a completely refreshed and dynamic look. The All New Xcent comes with new premium two piece wrap around tail lamps, Dual Tone bumper along with aesthetically incorporated sleek reflectors, stylish Shark Fin Antenna, Pull type Chrome door handles and aerodynamically designed ORVM's with turn indicators lending premium and sporty appeal to the car. The 1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT Petrol generates 83 PS power @ 6,000 RPM and 11.6 KGM torque @ 4,000 RPM delivers improved fuel efficiency. The New 1.2L U2 Diesel engine is now bigger and more powerful and generates 75 PS power @ 4,000 RPM. All New Xcent offers advanced safety with Reinforced Body Structure and features like Dual Airbags (Standard), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Central Door Lock, Impact sensing Auto Door unlock, Rear Defogger, Reverse Parking Sensors and Rear Parking Camera with display on large 7.0 Touch Screen. The Fully Automatic Temperature Control along with Rear AC vents further adds to customers’ convenience. UNI ADP SHK 1542

Tata

Tata Motors launches Compact SUV Nexon starting Rs 5.85 lakh

Mumbai, Sep 21(UNI) Auto Major, Tata Motors today launched its first compact SUV Nexon with a price tag starting from Rs 5.

Volkswagen

Volkswagen announces the start of production for the New Passat in India

Mumbai, Sep 20(UNI) Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, today announced the start of production for its premium luxury sedan,Passat at its Aurangabad facility in Maharashtra.

New

New diesel cars no better for environment than petrol cars -report

BERLIN, Sept 20 (Reuters) New diesel cars do not produce less of the environmentally damaging carbon dioxide than petrol cars, a group of newspapers cited the German Transport Ministry as saying on Wednesday, in a potential further headache for the auto sector.

Mahindra

Mahindra showcases its first ever driverless tractor in India

New Delhi, Sept 19 (UNI) Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, a part of the 19 billion Mahindra Group, today displayed its first ever driverless tractor.

Uber

Uber launches UberHIRE in Kolkata

Kolkata, Sep 16 (UNI) Uber, the world's largest on-demand ride sharing company, today announced the launch of UberHIRE in Kolkata.

Escorts unveils country’s first electric tractor concept, Launches Hydrostatic tractor

Escorts unveils country’s first electric tractor concept, Launches Hydrostatic tractor

New Delhi, Sep 6 (UNI) Escorts Ltd, India’s leading engineering conglomerate today launched India’s first Electric & Hydrostatic concept tractor and an expanded global portfolio of tractors for the export and domestic market in 22HP to 90 HP range under flagship brands Farmtrac and Powertrac compliant with tier 4 emission norms of Europe and America amidst 43 International distributors.

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