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Toyota Etios Platinum edition launched in India at Rs.7.84 lakh


Published: 03-Mar-2018

News - Toyota Etios Platinum edition launched in India at Rs.7.84 lakh

A new Platinum Edition of Toyota Etios has been launched by the company with more features than the outgoing model. This limited edition comes available in both trims- petrol variants priced at Rs.7.84 lakh and diesel variants priced at Rs.8.94 lakh (Both ex-showroom prices, Delhi).

There are neither any mechanical upgrades received nor any cosmetic changes seen on the exterior of the model. On the feature front, the new version gets an all-new additional paint scheme named Phantom Brown along with the white and silver paint.Apart from this, it also receives dual tone seats in faux leather, redesigned armrest, 6.8 inch touchscreen infotainment system with Bluetooth and USB connectivity, voice recognition feature and remote control option. The new Platinum edition of Etios is available only in its sedan model and not on the Liva hatchback. However, a possibility of the same cannot be ruled out either as these models may get phased out in another few years.

The Petrol variant of Etios Platinum is powered by a 1.5L engine that produces 89PS of power and 132Nm of peak torque while the Diesel variant gets a 1.4L four-cylinder turbocharged engine that churns 67PS worth power and 170Nm of peak torque. Both engines are coupled to a five speed manual gearbox.

2019 Jaguar F Pace petrol variant launched in India at Rs.63.17 lakh

2019 Jaguar F Pace petrol variant launched in India at Rs.63.17 lakh


Jaguar F-Pace received a petrol variant Prestige at a price of Rs.63.17 lakh in addition to the diesel variant that is on sale in India. The company began production of this model last year and had launched the diesel variant at Rs.63.57 lakh. Bookings or the petrol version of F-Pace has begun already at all Jaguar Land Rover dealerships in the country.


Ford Aspire Facelift launched for Rs.5.55 lakh in India

Ford Aspire Facelift launched for Rs.5.55 lakh in India


2018 Ford Aspire was launched yesterday in India at a price of Rs.5.55 lakh (Ex-showroom Delhi). The updated version of the brand’s best-selling compact sedan comes with a new 1.2L three cylinder TiVCT Dragon series petrol engine that makes 96bhp as reported earlier on our Trending News updates.

 Maruti Suzuki Ignis all set to be launched next month
Maruti Suzuki Ignis all set to be launched next month

• Maruti Suzuki Ignis to be launched on 13th January 2017

• Addressed as a premium urban crossover, Ignis comes with a lot of unique features for the Indian specific model

• Available in both Petrol and Diesel trims and expected to be priced around Rs.5-7 lakh approximately


Peugeot buys Ambassador Car brand from Hindustan Motors
Peugeot buys Ambassador Car brand from Hindustan Motors

Hindustan Motors has signed an agreement with Peugeot, selling Ambassador Brand and certain related rights at a sum of Rs.80 crore. It also said that the proceeds of the sale will be used to clear all pending dues of employees and lenders.


Maruti Suzuki Swift 2017 Old wine in a new bottle  Find out
Maruti Suzuki Swift 2017 Old wine in a new bottle Find out

Maruti Suzuki has launched the New Swift 2017 in Japan and it is just months away to the Indian launch. It is expected to reach India in the second half of 2017 and there has been some real buzz about it for quite some time now.
The unique and most loved car since 2005 has chosen a new avatar for the 2017 launch and is being awaited by the enthusiasts all over.


Honda WR-V ready to hit Indian roads on March 16th, 2017
Honda WR-V ready to hit Indian roads on March 16th, 2017

Honda WR-V (Winsome Runabout Vehicle), the sub compact crossover was unveiled at the 2016 Sao Paulo Motor Show in Brazil. Now, Honda is about to launch the same here in the country on March 16th, 2017. As WR-V rolls here, India will earn the name for being the first country to produce and launch it in the world. Previously named as the Jazz Twist, this crossover is based on the company’s best seller Honda Jazz but is slightly longer and taller than the latter.


Mercedes Benz India announces plans to bring hybrid & electric car
Mercedes Benz India announces plans to bring hybrid & electric car

As the Indian Government has been taking quicker and necessary steps to curb the growing pollution in the country, the automobile market too seems to be rapidly making moves alongside. This year, Indian Government planned to skip the implementation of BS-V norms altogether and is about to leap from BS-IV to VI in next four years, i.e. stricter emission norms by 2020.


Jeep Compass expected to be priced around 25 lakh
Jeep Compass expected to be priced around 25 lakh

August 1st witnessed the launch of the iconic Jeep Grand Cherokee in India. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles which brought the brand to India as CBU (Completely Built Up) units with a heavy price tag had promised that they will soon launch a Made in India SUV at their new facility (JV with Tata) in Ranjangaon, Pune.


Isuzu MU-X launched in India at a starting price of Rs.23.99 lakh
Isuzu MU-X launched in India at a starting price of Rs.23.99 lakh

MU-X, A new SUV from Isuzu Motors India was launched in India on Thursday replacing the MU-7 from their Indian line-up. This robust utility vehicle comes in two variants- a 4x2 variant priced at Rs.23.99 lakh and 4x4 variant at Rs.25.99 lakh (Both Ex-showroom Delhi). The MU-X shares its platform with the new-generation D-Max and rivals against the likes of Toyota Fortuner and Ford Endeavour. The MU-X had conquered the global market until March 2017 after which a facelifted version of the same was launched there. The facelift MU-X will reach India in another year or so, depending on how good the Indian markets welcome this model here.


2017 Maruti Dzire- Bookings open at Rs.11,000 token amount
2017 Maruti Dzire- Bookings open at Rs.11,000 token amount

Maruti Suzuki has geared up for the launch of its most popular sub compact sedan, the 2017 Dzire in India on May 16th. The company dealerships have officially started to accept bookings for the same at a token amount of Rs.11,000. There is also an option for customers who have already booked the outgoing model to upgrade it to the third generation Dzire.


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Toyota to unveil Yaris at Auto Expo 2018

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Auto Expo 2018 is just round the corner with various carmakers planning to unveil new models. Toyota isn’t behind either and this time; they have a premium sedan Yaris from their global portfolio, that’s getting ready to be unveiled at the upcoming show.

Toyota will launch Vios sedan in mid-2018

Toyota will launch Vios sedan in mid-2018

• Toyota Vios sedan to reach India by 2018

• The Indian spec model could feature a Diesel trim with CVT gearbox

• Vios to challenge Hyundai Verna and Honda City

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo to launch soon

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