Daily News Capsule: Kia Sonet Renderings | Hyundai KONA Wonder Warranty & More

Daily News Capsule: Kia Sonet Renderings | Hyundai KONA Wonder Warranty & More

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Kia Motors India today released official image renderings of the interior and exterior of its upcoming Sonet compact SUV. The production-ready Kia Sonet has a distinctive and dynamic design, as well as many first-in-segment features, the company noted. The Kia Sonet was showcased at the Auto Expo 2020 as a concept, with the production model scheduled to make its world premiere on 7 August, 2020. Read more

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Hyundai Extends Wonder Warranty Scheme for KONA Electric SUV

Hyundai Motor India Ltd has launched variable warranty option ‘Wonder Warranty’ for its KONA electric vehicle customers. All the existing customers have an option to choose wonder warranty and get the benefits without paying any extra cost. Read more

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Honda India Opens Bookings for 2020 CBR1000RR-R Fireblade & Fireblade SP

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd have started accepting bookings for the 2020 Honda CBR1000RR-R and CBR-1000RR-R SP at all premium BigWing showrooms. Carrying engine and chassis technology elements from the RC213V-S superbike, the 2020 Fireblade is several steps ahead from its predecessor in terms of performance and electronics package. Read more

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Skoda Enyaq iV Interior to Feature Radical Design and Materials

With the official unveil lined up for 1st September 2020, Skoda has further unveiled the use of natural and recycled materials and a living environment theme. Norbert Weber, Head of Interior Design, Skoda, has explained more about the MEB platform’s advantages for interior design. He mentions how the longer wheelbase in relation to the body dimension of the Enyak has offered a spacious cabin. Read more

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Mahindra Includes Accessories in Finance Schemes

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd has expanded the range of finance packages for its personal range of vehicles. As a first in the segment, Mahindra has also included accessories in finance schemes to ease the burden on its customers. The scope of finance schemes now stretches to accessory funding options up to 10 percent of the ex-showroom price for personal UVs.  Read more

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Trelleborg Introduces Seal-Glide Nano Surface Coating for Shock Absorbers

Shock absorbers are critical damping elements in vehicles as they ensure good control and safe handling by damping unwanted body movements while maintaining a constant contact with the road for tyres. Trellebrog has introduced Seal-Glide Nano, a coating specifically designed to reduce friction in shock absorbers that is claimed to extend seal life significantly. Read more

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Hero Electric, Autovert Partner for Subscription-based Financing Plans

Hero Electric and Autovert Technologies have partnered for seamless ‘alternative ownership models’ for Hero Electric’s new owners. As per the terms in this partnership, Autovert will allow Hero Electric customers to opt for attractive subscription-based plans for an ‘all-inclusive price’ at the time of a new purchase. Read more

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Praj, ARAI Partner To Drive Green Fuel Technologies For Transportation

Praj Industries and Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) have entered into memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly drive application development of advanced biofuels that will find usage in industry and transportation. Biofuels developed for the mobility sector will have a positive impact on environment due to reduced carbon footprint and improved tail pipe emissions, the company noted. Read more

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