Honda displayed its "New Small Concept" car at the Auto Expo 2010 in New Delhi. The New Small Concept is both compact and rather bland - particularly when compared to Honda's recent Models but the five-door hatch is sure to find budget-minded buyers when it arrives in India by 2011.The car is specifically designed for Indian conditions
The Colt traces its lineage back to 1962 and has the features to appeal to the Indian market. Its spacious, flexible interior provides comfort you would expect from a vehicle that needs a much bigger parking spot. Up to five adults will find all the headroom and legroom they need to enjoy a comfortable ride. You will find plently of clever storage spaces for your valuables, sunglasses, drinks bottles or cans, and all those other items there never seem to be places for.
Bajaj Auto on said it is aiming for a fuel economy of 30 km per litre for the $2,500 ultra low-cost car that it is developing with Renault-Nissan. The ultra low cost car (ULC), which will be competing with Nano, aims to better the mileage of 23.6 km/lt, given by the world's cheapest car from the stable of Tata Motors.
The new models of the eco-friendly Reva electric cars are still a while away from their India launch. The NXR is slated for an early 2011 release and the NXG is expected to be available in the Indian market by mid 2012. Small electric cars in india
Maruti Suzuki India Pvt. Ltd is planning to launch a new Maruti Cervo in Indian road in the month of May - June 2010 . Maruti Cervo is the latest small car recently initiated in Japan. Maruti Cervo will be priced in the range of Rs 1.5 to 2 lacs It is a five door mini car that comes with 54bhp power in the front and 660cc patrol engine and 64Nm of torque. The engine of Maruti Cervo offers peppy performance with great fuel efficiency.
Volkswagen is likely to launch its small car Up in India in by 2010. The car is likely to be priced at Rs. 3 lakh, and is the cheapest car from the stable of Volkswagen. The Up interior is made to seat 4 adults in comfort and featured a unique flat folding seat system. The seats are air inflatable so the seats fit every body shape. Up also has a unique central displays, two monitors, one 8 inch monitor shows the vehicle speed, fuel level and range, as well as your CO2 emissions.The second 7 inch monitor controls climate control, radio volume, music selection, telephone, navigation, photos and movies etc. Up measures 3.45 metres (11.3 ft) and has a width of 1.63 metres.
The i MiEV is a zero-emissions vehicle. Even when taking into account CO2 emissions at the power plants that generate the power needed for charging the car, it emits only approximately 30% of the CO2 of a gasoline minicar.
Hyundai's answer to the Maruti Alto, codenamed H800, is said to be under development at the company's R&D Centre in Hyderabad.