The French used to be known for quirky, out of the box cars up to around a couple of decades ago and since then it’s been pretty much going downhill. Currently they seem to make cars that are quite interesting but are far from being so. They look a little interesting but are rather boring [...]
We sure love making fun of the way the Indians keep on tuning cars in a very gay and friendly way but some of them do love to stand out. The company that churned out this Tata Safari for example has decided to take on a completely different chance and go with the Chinese design [...]
The Indian automotive industry is far from class leading and their customers aren’t exactly surprised when a few quality issues sneak into the equation. Therefore when they just announced a recall for their recently revealed 2012 Tata Nano not that many people were surprised. Sure, some of us are cracking jokes about it, but mostly [...]
The Indian folks from Tata Motors officially released the first details on the 2012 model year Nano, a model which receives several improvements over the outgoing model. To begin with, the 0.6-liter engine which equips the Tata Nano received an upgrade as it develops now 38 horses and 51 Nm of torque, slightly more than [...]
Albeit quiet for some time now, the Indian Tata Nano is still the cheapest new car money can buy nowadays. Certainly, it’s far from desirable but at least it’s great value. With a considerable amount of boredom thrown around, an even larger amount money on hand courtesy of Gold Plus jewelry stores we find ourselves [...]
Tata Motors decided to invest around $2,4 billion annually in Jaguar and Land Rover brands as the Indian company bought the two British manufacturers three years ago, in case you missed it. The first quarter for 2011 brought Tata Motors a decrease in sales of 8,5% for the Indian market while their most successful and [...]
The Indians from Tata confirmed for AutoCar that the Pixel concept earlier revealed at the Geneva Motor Show will certainly enter the series production most probably next year. If Ratan Tata told nothing about the date when the new Tata Pixel will be released, we know that the main market is Europe. The tiny four-seater [...]
The Indian people from Tata decided to reveal a futuristic concept at the Geneva Motor Show. Called Pixel, the Indian concept is really impressing us through a stylish and exclusive design, something that we couldn’t expect before from the low-cost manufacturer. The new Tata Pixel concept foreshadows the future Nano generation, a model expected to [...]
With big sales goals in mind for the Nano, the Indians at Tata weren’t going to be deterred by a few fire incidents. The Indians upped their game, offering “a free safety upgrade” and a four year warranty for the Tata Nano.
Nissan has announced back in 2009 that it will be bringing forward a competitor for the Tata Nano at an equivalent price. Recently however Carlos Ghosn, Renault and Nissan CEO, has announced that the subcompact is not only expected to rival the cheap Nano but also to increase company profits.