Nissan Introduces Minor Changes to Micra Family

Nissan India has once again worked on the Micra hatchback and brought yet another mid-life facelift. Mostly cosmetic the changes include refreshed interiors and the revival of a paint scheme. The 35 year old brand is available in its fourth generation avatar in India and is the smallest Nissan badged car you can get in … Read more

Automatic Transmissions to Constitute 15% of New Car Sales in 2020

In a price-conscious Indian market, manual transmissions have been ruling the roost. Yes, in comparison to the previous decade, the market share of automatic transmissions have increased. Things though are still in a very nascent stage. However, folks at ICRA approximately 15 percent of new car sales will have automatic gearbox by 2020. While 90 … Read more

Nissan Micra X-Shift Now Starts at Rs 5.99 lakhs; Manual Petrol Options Discontinued

Nissan has made the Micra CVT even more affordable. Starting at Rs 5.99 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi), it is now the most affordable automatic in the premium hatchback territory. The Micra has globally recorded more than 6 million units in terms of sales and is also the most exported hatchback from India. Launched back in July … Read more

Honda Recalls 3,879 Units of City CVT to Upgrade Software

In an official communication, Honda India has announced that they have voluntarily recalled 3,879 units of the City sedan. This recall is limited only to the automatic CVT transmission variant of the City and doesn’t concern the manual buyers. The diesel version remains unaffected as it gets just a manual gearbox. Owners of Honda City … Read more