We all are quite familiar with Akira Nikai’s distinctive wide body work on Porsche known as RWB (Rauh-Welt Begriff, which can be translated as “Rough World Perception”). In aftermarket tuning world, everyone knows the RWB Porsches and Akira Nakai’s creations. In April 2014, Ian King, an owner of the Philippine based ‘Car Porn Racing Garage’ and Nakai worked together and installed RWB widebody kit on Ian’s 1994 Porsche Carrera 2. This project became an instant hit worldwide and caught the attention of thousands of auto enthusiasts across the globe. Ever since, the ‘Car Porn Racing Garage’ has become the 1st official workshop in the Philippines region which [...]
The Indian market is a well known playground for big players like Ford, Toyota, Hyundai, Chevrolet etc. Moving on to the SUV segment it can be said that the sales are sunny side up for these huge boys and now the time has come for Chevrolet to gain some numbers in terms of sales with the choosy, merciless and sensitive Indian market.
Well GM India’s problems is that its product portfolio and any future product is a mix of what its Korean cousins and Chinese half-cousins can produce. So it is normally very late to any party. The Beat is a competent hatchback but GM India spent a decade-and-a-half to reach that point in [...]
General Motors has made their way successfully in the hatchback segment, with the introduction of the new hybrid variety, the Chevrolet Sail UVA. This vehicle is an end product which resulted from the joint venture of GM-SAIC in China. This hatchback is available in both the petrol version and the diesel versions. About seven versions are present for this hatchback, with 2 engines and 1 transmission options. This model has been designed to go into competition with Ford Figo, Toyota Etios Liva and Maruti Swift. The ex-showroom price for this car ranges from 4.4-6.6 lakhs.
Following the success of Chevrolet Optra, Travera, Aveo, Spark Captiva and Beat in India; the American car giant has shaken the other Indian car manufacturers by launching the all-new Chevrolet Cruze in 2012. This D-segment sedan built on GM’s refurbished Delta 2 platform competes with the likes Volkswagen Jetta, Honda Civic, Hyundai Verna and Skoda Laura as GM has set a highly competitive price tag to establish its rule in the Indian market. Not only does Chevrolet Cruze has bold and stylish exteriors, but also has comfortable, elegant and spacious interiors. To make it a competitive D-class sedan; the Americans have tagged this car between 14 – 16 [...]
The 100 year old American company, General Motors started its manufacturing and assembling operation in Talegaon, Maharashtra and Halol, Gujarat in 2003. After considering the success of other Chevrolet cars in India, GM decided to launch a cheap, sporty and a funky hatchback especially for the young generation of this country and tagged it as Chevrolet Beat. This car is a finest overall package with no compromise on its features and yet so cheap. It’s the best buy among all the existing Indian hatchbacks if one is looking for efficient, trendy and vibrant design with an ultra-competitive price tag. The introduction of this car has threatened the Korean [...]