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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

Ford

Ford to name new head for Europe, Asia - FT

Undated, May 25 (Reuters) Ford Motor Co, which earlier this week named turnaround expert James Hackett as its chief executive officer, will announce replacements for some of its key executive positions as early as Thursday, the Financial Times reported, citing sources.

Jaguar

Jaguar introduces its XE at Rs 38.25-lakh

New Delhi, May 22 (UNI) Jaguar Land Rover India today announced the start of sales for the 2.

TVS

TVS Motor launches Scooty Zest in new Matte colours

Chennai, May 22 (UNI) TVS Motor Company, a leading two-wheeler manufacturer in India, today introduced a new Matte series for its popular scooter, TVS Scooty Zest 110.

Ashok

Ashok Leyland showcases indigenously developed iEGAR tech for BS4 engines in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, May 19 (UNI) Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group, and the 2nd largest commercial vehicle (CV) manufacturer in India, today showcased its range of future ready products, based on Intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation (iEGR) technology, and innovative industry-leading services at its Zonal Conference 2017 held here today.

Isuzu

Isuzu launches 'mu-X in Bengaluru market

Bengaluru, May 19 (UNI) Eyening the growing luxury SUV market in India, Japanese auto major Isuzu today released the all-new Isuzu mu-X SUV in the Bengaluru market today.

General

General Motors to stop selling cars in India

New Delhi, May 18 (UNI) Aiming to drive stronger financial performance, leading global auto maker General Motors Company today announced that it will stop its sales operations in India and focus on exports from the world’s fastest growing passenger vehicle market.

Ashok Leyland showcases indigenously developed iEGAR tech for BS4 engines in Hyderabad

Ashok Leyland showcases indigenously developed iEGAR tech for BS4 engines in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, May 19 (UNI) Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group, and the 2nd largest commercial vehicle (CV) manufacturer in India, today showcased its range of future ready products, based on Intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation (iEGR) technology, and innovative industry-leading services at its Zonal Conference 2017 held here today.

Ford to name new head for Europe, Asia - FT

Ford to name new head for Europe, Asia - FT

Undated, May 25 (Reuters) Ford Motor Co, which earlier this week named turnaround expert James Hackett as its chief executive officer, will announce replacements for some of its key executive positions as early as Thursday, the Financial Times reported, citing sources.

Honda faces long haul to recoup jet costs

Honda faces long haul to recoup jet costs

TOKYO, Mar 27 (Reuters) After three decades building an airplane from scratch, Michimasa Fujino, 56, chief engineer of the Hondajet, might have to reach a ripe old age to see Honda Motor Co's pet aviation project recoup its development costs.

VW China sales to grow at least 4-5 pct in 2017

VW China sales to grow at least 4-5 pct in 2017

SHANGHAI, April 18 (Reuters) German carmaker Volkswagen AG's China sales are set to grow at least 4-5 percent this year, the automaker's China chief said today.

Auto makers body refutes report of BS IV vehicles delay

Auto makers body refutes report of BS IV vehicles delay

New Delhi, Mar 8 (UNI) Refuting the reports that it has sought deferment in the implementation of BS IV emission norm, the auto makers association SIAM today clarified that the auto industry is fully committed to commence manufacturing of BS IV vehicles from April 1, 2017 across the country.

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