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Hyundai Service Centre Duped you? We will help you better than Hyundai Customer Care!

06 Jul 2017 1 Comments Author: Garima Juneja

 

Hyundai Service Center Duped You? 

Hyundai has more than 1200 service centers in India. Hyundai is committed to offer best after sales service through these centers. It conducts various kinds of service events to deliver pleasant Hyundai drive experience. In addition to seasonal camps, free car care clinic will be organized to keep your car in right condition. The service program offered by the company include road side assistance retail, road side assistance, 24 x 7 call center, insurance program and extended warranty program. You can raise your queries and connect with customer care executives through the toll-free number, 1800-11-4645 (Only BSNL and MTNL numbers). Mobile users can reach 09873564645 (for GSM connections).

However, many times people are dissatisfied with the performance of Hyundai Service and the customer care also doesn't help at all. In that case, we at motor uncle can help you in getting a resolution. You can share your queries here: https://motoruncle.com/servicecomplaints/listmyservice

 

After sales car service

The Hyundai after sales car service request can be raised through the Motor Uncle. Many customers suffer from overcharging, repeat repair, non-genuine parts and rude behavior of service staff. Motor Uncle will address all these issues and the maintenance of the car will be done very efficiently.

You can experience red carpet welcome at Motor Uncle. The service complaint can be registered online and the request will be shared with your car dealership immediately. The service complaint can be submitted online as well.

The dealers can be rated based on their responsiveness. There are some dealers who do great job by satisfying the needs of customers. You can rate the dealer so that you will help other customers in choosing the right dealer to fulfill their needs.

If you are purchasing a new vehicle, you can compare one or more vehicles with the information provided on the website. You are advised to join the forum to get the pulse of the motor industry. The forum is a great place to share your concerns with other customers.

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Motor Uncle is committed to offering a service better than Hyundai Service Center. Hence, you can approach MU to get quick and prompt resolution for the issue. You can upload the service issues online by taking few snaps as well so that the information can be conveyed in a better way.

About MotorUncle

https://motoruncle.com/ is committed to offer best car care. The website is one stop solution for car purchase as well as maintenance. 

Motor Uncle will do comprehensive research on cars. It collects information from various sources including automobile experts, magazines and consumer data. Consumer surveys are conducted to get the real pulse of the market.

The ratings are considered on various parameters such as style, space, AC performance, mileage, driving experience, pickup, comfort, features & accessories, maintenance cost, resale value, after sales service experience and overall quality.

You can get a report card of every car so that an informed choice can be exercised.

Motor Uncle Motor Uncle has this unique service where one can raise a Service Concern with any Authorised Service Station and get a fast resolution! The usual concerns being : Delayed Delivery, Rude Behaviour, Over charging, repeat Visits , Bad Quality of Work, Non genuine/ old parts, Pushing non mandatory stuff as company prescribed Service Jobs! Yes you get a solution here! More here : https://motoruncle.com/servicecomplaints

Not Getting Resolution from Maruti Suzuki Customer Care?

27 Jun 2017 3 Comments Author: Gaurav Mishra

 

Maruti Suzuki, the popular car manufacturer has its presence in India for more than 3 decades. The company started its operations in Gurgaon, India in 1982. The Maruti Suzuki 800 was the first vehicle rolled out from the factory and it has registered a huge success.

Exceptional customer service

The success behind Maruti Suzuki can be attributed to its technical competence as well as fulfilling Maruti Suzuki customer care. The R&D efforts of Maruti Suzuki yielded best results as the company is able to introduce affordable and innovative car models as per the needs of the customers. There are various models from the lowest range to the premium-segment from the company.

 

Through innovation, quality and reliable service, the company is leading the automobile industry by selling the highest number of cars in India on annual basis. The company designed and developed new segment of cars to withstand the typical Indian road conditions and without leaving heavy burden on customers’ wallet.

Maruti Suzuki introduced small cars in the Indian market in the early 80’s. Now, it has become the biggest contributor of family cars in India. It sells more than 1.5 million cars every year. Customers can reach the support team very easily. The Maruti Suzuki service complaint number 1800 102 1800 can be memorized very easily by customers.

Popular models

Maruti Suzuki offers various models of cars as per the customers’ budget and lifestyle. There are 150 variants ranging from Alto 800 to the latest, Life Utility Vehicle Maruti Suzuki Ertiga.

The current Alto 800 can be considered as the replacement for Maruti 800, the most popular car from the brand. It comes with Aero edge design, stylish headlamps and sporty grille. The car features stylish interiors which include ergonomically designed rear-headrests and spacious interiors. The slim doors will ensure maximum interior passenger space. There will be great convenience with the power windows. The engine efficiency is very high as it has an electronic throttle and passengers can experience a smooth ride. The 796cc petrol engine delivers sufficient power with 3 cylinders and it is ideal for driving in traffic-jammed roads as well. The vehicle delivers 24.7 kmpl on petrol and 33.44 km per kg on CNG. If you have any issues in booking the model, you can raise a Maruti Suzuki service complaint.

Dzire

The Maruti Suzuki Dzire offers more number of features and it offers better value for money. It comes with 1.2 liter petrol engine which can deliver 82 BHP and 113 of torque. The 1.3 liter diesel engine can deliver 74 BHP and 190 Nm of torque. As per ARAI, the vehicle delivers 22 kmpl and 28 kmpl with petrol and diesel respectively. You can reach Maruti Suzuki customer care to know more about the model.

Swift

Maruti Suzuki Swift is one of the popular models from Maruti Suzuki. It is available in petrol and diesel versions. The diesel variant comes with 1248 cc engine and it delivers 23 kmpl on city roads and 25 kmpl on highways.

Wagon R

Wagon R was launched in 1999. Many changes were made from the earliest version to the latest version and the company has achieved great success in selling Wagon R. it is available in petrol and diesel variant. Five adults can sit in the vehicle in a comfortable manner. The petrol version delivers 17 kmpl and diesel version delivers 19 kmpl. If there is any issue with the vehicle, you can reach Maruti Suzuki customer care to get quick resolution.

Baleno

The diesel variant from Maruti Suzuki delivers 27.39 kmpl mileage. The 1248 cc engine is connected to 5-gear manual transmission. The petrol variant delivers 21.4 kmpl of mileage. It has best safety features, interiors and exteriors to deliver great experience for passengers as well as driver.

Celerio

The Maruti Suzuki Celerio comes with 998cc engine and it delivers 23.10 kmpl of mileage. With great comfort-enhancing features, you can make the most of your investment.

Maruti Suzuki customer service

Maruti Suzuki customer care service centers are presented throughout the length and breadth of the country. The company services about 40, 000 cars per day and it achieved J D Power Customer Satisfaction Award for 16 years in a row. The company offers great after-sales service which is exceptional. The company has 3225 outlets across the country. It manages 33,000 trained service personnel to fulfill the needs of customers. You can reach the customer care by calling the toll free number 1800 102 1800 or 1800 1800 180.

Issue Redressal system of Maruti Suzuki

You should be aware of the Maruti Suzuki service complaint booking process. Customers can raise an issue with Maruti Suzuki by calling the toll free number or email. You can reach by sending an email to contact@maruti.co.in. The query form, feedback form and complaint form can be filled online and it can be submitted easily.

You have access to qualified and trained technicians so that the issue will be resolved immediately. The replacement or repairs can be done very easily as spare parts are available at the service centers very easily.

The company should respond to customers immediately when they face issues from dealers. In some cases, the customer has to wait many days to get response. The customer should have patience to reach the phone support and should be able to spend time as well.

Motor Uncle Motor Uncle has this unique service where one can raise a Service Concern with any Authorised Service Station and get a fast resolution! The usual concerns being : Delayed Delivery, Rude Behaviour, Over charging, repeat Visits , Bad Quality of Work, Non genuine/ old parts, Pushing non mandatory stuff as company prescribed Service Jobs! Yes you get a solution here! More here : https://motoruncle.com/servicecomplaints
Monica Ray You need to try Motor Uncle Service Complaint Section ? One of my Colleague had used it .. and She got immediate Solution to her Overcharging & Staff Rude Behaviour issue with Amount reversals and Letter of Apology!
Diy Junkie Hi Sir, I had contacted Maruti Customer Care multiple times regarding overcharging on my car servicing.. nobody responds.. pls help sir.

Speed Date with Jaguar F Type

22 Jun 2017 0 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

 

Seems surely closest to Moksh! 5 liter V8 600nm , 400 bhp+ ; a 1.5 G is what you feel in the plexes with your head buzzing for a while ...The crackling exhaust , One really loud Roaring Jag!

The Art of Performance Tour 2017-18 | Noida was yet another Successful Event organised by Jaguar India. Up Close & Personal with the Jaguar Dream Machines! Great Detailing like Expert Rally Drivers to guide and Help, Resident Doctor, Customised Videos for Guests, Trained & Helpful staff; Clean, Air Conditioned and 5 Star std Mobile Washrooms, Special focus on safety! Kudos to the #JaguarExperience

 

Bugatti Veyron Top Speed

14 Jun 2017 1 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

Mind Bloooowwwinnng Man!!!

dr neelu chhabra Thats a great car , can we make it an EV ?

Maruti Weaves Magic with Ciaz  ; Overtakes Honda City!

05 May 2017 3 Comments Author: Varun Gandhi

 

Whats up Maruti Suzuki ? Broken the decade long jinx, if not longer??

Lets discuss the list of Products bombed in Premium segment last decade : Baleno , Kizashi, Grand Vitara ... Yup! A long list it is! 

Now comes in NExa, New Marketing, New Branding, Fading Consumer Memory ( always helps) , forgiving customer for past debacles

and you have a brilliant new Product and Buying Experience! 

Despite Honda launching a refreshed City, the Ciaz has overtaken the former in monthly sales. Tables have surely turned

Honda as a brand has stood for prestige, premiumness, luxury and comfort and has enjoyed a superlative Aspirational value since its launch in India in 1997-98. though it was very distinct from its global image which has been of entry level workhorse. Several Mass Auto Brands come to India and become Luxurious and Premium , other examples being VW,  Skoda, 

So what worked for Ciaz ? Shift to Nexa , Consistent Product Performance, Change in Mindset and Brand Perception of Maruti Brand or a combination of all these factors ... All said and done ...a big Hats off to Maruti Suzuki India for Pulling this off ... Lets see how long the lead can be sustained... as its just the beginning!

 

Anuj Guglani Now new and Different Stories coming in Media how Honda is going well with WR-V and New City .. PR Machinery at Overdrive, after all the Flagship Model of Honda has been challenged by the Brand of the masses!
Monica Ray Lets see @varun .. too early to pass a Judgement ... a Honda in Unbeatable!!!
Anuj Guglani Seems "Spot On"

Hey! Are you the New Mahindra XUV700 ?

01 May 2017 1 Comments Author: Dr. Neelu Chhabra

 

The Premium SUV space seems to be hotting up with the New Fortuner and also the Next gen Rexton showcased last year at the Paris Motor show

 

Can Mahindra command the premium Pricing the Toyota Way, especially after the Lacklustre Performance of the Rexton in India

Hey! Hey! time to turn to the Ace Marketers... A good Leverage of the XUV Brand and some exciting Product Campaign can really turn the fortunes of this long awaited Product!

Monica Ray It s a Long way to challenge a Fortuner!! Period!

Time to WAFit!

19 Apr 2017 0 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

World Auto Forum connects Auto industry in 125 countries.

CIO’s & Heads from Auto Companies, Heads from Software, Hardware, Cloud, AR / VR, ERP,  Cyber Security

Innovators from Driverless & Autonomous Cars, CRM Heads and Thought Leaders come together to #WAFit

 
You would have seen the Frost report on IT Spending by Automotive. It shall double to US$ 80.05 Billion by 2020 from US$ 37.9 Billion in 2015
 
 
CIO's of Auto Co's aren't any more contended just with Infra and Conventional Enterprise IT 
 
They are actively engaged in their Organisation's pioneering work in Connected Cars, Mobility, Digital Retail, Security, IOT
 
This is a US$ 80 Billion opportunity in Automotive in next 3 years!
 
 
 
25+ Thought Leaders, 5 Key Note sessions, 3 Power Panels, 150+ Delegates, a Mini Exhibition and some great conversations @ WAFit!
 
Book now with a Discount Code wafit500 for instant discount of Rs 500/-
 
Limited Seating in hall, Registrations about to close 
 
 
Cheers!
 
Anuj
 
Chief Butler 
 
World Auto Forum 
 

Would the WR-V trigger a much needed Sales Avalanche for Honda

27 Mar 2017 1 Comments Author: Monica Ray

 

Honda, A Brand which has been aspirational for the Indian consumers...Back in 1998 when the Honda Siel Cars debuted with the first Honda City at India's First Honda Dealership at Chandigarh, People went from Delhi to buy the City. That was the aspiration for owning a car with the power of 100 Horses... Something new and alien for the Indian Consumers back then... Many returning to Delhi with dented bumpers and fender... Unable to handle the power of the High rev Honda engines back then!

Honda, somehow lost the plot since 2010, it seems ... The Products like CR-V, Mobilio, BR-V have just seen average or below Average Performance.  Amaze though has a great start but was unable to displace DZire from it's throne. 

Now comes the WR-V . Pricing seems to be right. Shape is surely futuristic. Performance of Honda Petrol Powertrains is surely incomparable ... Petrol is the In thing these days 

The WR-V Ratings on Motor Uncle seems just Average ... They are the Experts  rating  only as of now... as the Actual Customers are yet to build to a significant no 

WR-V Sales performance would surely be a cornerstone for Honda Cars and We wish them all the very best!

Anuj Guglani People say it looks more like a hatch ... and less like a Compact SUV ... In India a lot depends on Car looks .. and Yes, cars like Honda City LQ have been class leading High Selling exceptions!

Tata Hexa becomes Highest Rated Car in its class at MotorUncle.com

10 Mar 2017 2 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

In such a short period since its launch, Tata Hexa has become the No 1 Rated Vehicle in its category at Motor Uncle

That means All India Experts and its actual users the initial ones give it the highest rating amongst the other vehicles  in its class.

Surprisingly it shows highest rating in two parameters which have actually been Achilles Heel for Tata Motors : Cost of Ownership and After Sales Experience!

Now thats really surprising! or is it Tata Motors Customers saying the Ford Punchline "Feels like Family for a Change"  :)

so what is really special about this vehicle apart from its ability to pull a Boeong 777   thanks to an overwhelming 400Nm torque? 

SO what the grapevine about the Hexa ?

Hexa Motor Uncle ratings are here : https://motoruncle.com/cars/review/Tata-Hexa

All said and done Tata Motors is surely going through a metamorphosis ... Hexa and now Tamo Racemo!

Wish you all the best Tata Motors ..!!! way to Go!

Jay Guglani innova rocks any day beta
dr neelu chhabra So whats the verdict ? Is hexa better than Innova ?

Baleno RS - Maruti Suzuki's First Turbo Petrol Booster Jet Engine & Most Powerful Maruti Hatch

04 Mar 2017 1 Comments Author: Monica Ray

 

The Baleno surely turbocharged Maruti Numbers and was a saving grace for Nexa Network after the debacle of the overpriced S Cross

Maruti Suzuki debuts its tubocharged DI Gasoline engine. It drops a cylinder to save weight.  Calls it the Booster Jet engine

It unleashes 101 bhp of power at 5500 rpm and 150 Nm of torque available between 1700-4500 rpm.  

The VW Polo GT TSI , on the other hand, belts out 104 bhp and 175 Nm of torque from a 1.2 litre engine and is paired to a 7-speed DSG automatic transmission.

The Baleno RS that way has a 5 Speed Manual Option for the still Manual Crazy Indian Customers. Not really sure if the Polo is it's closest Competitior. While VW Polo has been just an average Performer sales wise... Baleno has been on a 1.5 Months waiting for quite some time now

The exciitng featiues like Black interriors, LED Headlamps, Subtle Skirts,  only top notch variant ie Alpha trip make it a great Package

Thought the Test Drive of the actual vehicle supercedes all specs on Paper ... Hoping it outperforms and outdelivers and goes beyond..

so People what are your thoughts on the Baleno RS??

 

dr neelu chhabra Oh wow ... Looks nice !

Aadhar 2.0 - For Every Govt Property on the Road

26 Feb 2017 1 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

 
 

Aadhar 2.0 - For Every Govt Property on the Road

Every Fixture on the road should have a simple unique code which is prominently displayed. Examples of Fixtures : Bus Stop, Every Street Light, traffic Signal, Road Sign

Two Benefits :

1. Each Code linked to a unique Geo Location Coordinates. In an emergency, just tell the code of the nearest Fixture to emergency Service vehicle and they can put it in their Hand Held device and simply Navigate. Precious time is not wasted in locating victim or Accident or hazard site 

 

2. It becomes like the Aadhar on the road, helps manage Govt assets better, effective utilisation of tax Payer's Money 

 

Road traffic safety :

1. Cycles should not come in black colour. Most Unsafe colour at Night ... Leads to Accidents ... Not Visible

2. Mandatory to have speed Breakers on either sides of road and Pedestrian Light with Zebra Crossing  outside each and every  school in the country 

 

We look forward to Honble PM' s response on these suggestions as in the grievance Registration no : PMOPG/E/2017/0110757
 
Anuj Guglani
 
CEO 
 
World Auto Forum 
 
+91-9810552425 , +91-11-49057413

dr neelu chhabra This can be a game changer

Hum to Pardesi Ho Gaye - Aapki Pyaari HM Ambassador

13 Feb 2017 2 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

They say back in the 60's , half of US was conceived on the backseat of either a Chevy or a Ford! Well even Indian grew up seeing the Ubiquitous Ambassador. It was later joined by Fiat and then Premier Padmini. Prior and In between we had Moris Minor, Standard and many cars with temporary flings. But the Landmaster and then it refined avatar in form of Ambasador stood the test of time.  Till even few years back the most powerful Men and Women of India would proudly occupy its rear seat. 

They say the rear Seat of an Amby was nothing less than the most comfy spring Sofa. Yes that's besides the point that she would ride on Leaf Spring suspension!

A thorough Workhorse, Most Spacious, the signature LIght On/Off Switch at the B Pillar inside akin to the one at Home! One of those rare cars still around, where the fuel tank can be detached within couple of minutes and the fuel can be emptied in a bucket in no time if the gas station attendant has poured the wrong fuel, while the driver was busy on his mobile!

Though eventually there were safety issues and Structural Stability concerns, exacerbated by fall of CK Birla group and complete non Focus on the HM Business.

 

The Taxi Workhorse even now at Kol!

Whether its the cab drivers or the passengers or the person at large on the Street of the City of Joy our Dear Kolkata ... They still swear by this machine. HM - A company headquartered in their state, they carry that pride with an even more special air. Undoubtedly the Amby instills a special character and colour to the City of Kolkata. The ride could be bumpy, the Ac might not be working, could be tiring to drive and manuever on the narrow streets, Challenge in Procuring spare parts...But Little Complaints!

Is this Foreign Invasion for the Better?

Image Courtesy : team BHP

HM had officially stopped production of the Legendary and Iconic Ambassador some time back. The plant at Uttarpada was in a shambles. There were grave  issues around Employee severance, welfare, technology, safety, upkeep

So it was a dying company and a deplorable state of affairs ... So if this foregn invasion ie Brand Acquisition by PSA Peugeot can infuse a new life in the brand, Product and set up ... It just might be worth it ... One has to surely keep in mind that Peugeot's journey in India ... last 25 years has been marred by failed attempts and false starts ... starting from the 309 , Premier JV and the attempt in 2011 with a plant at Sanand which again couldnt take off ...

 

Well Inline of the Never say Die spirit of the French Car Maker ... you never know  two negatives could make a positive!

Looking forward to the next Amby Model, Bon Jour! Pheonix! 

 

dr neelu chhabra So whats the next Amby model called ? Le Phoenix ?
Monica Ray Reading this article is too emotional and Nostalgic for me ...!!

Tata Motors Kite 5 Tiago Based Sedan named Tigor

09 Feb 2017 1 Comments Author: Monica Ray

 

Hey Guys, Did you check out the new Tigor Sedan? Confused ? Well its the Tiago based Sedan from Tata Motors codenamed Kite5

 

The name got out Yesterday.  After the success of the Tiago, TML is very confident of this sedan avtar. Supposedly armed with advanced features found in premium sedan, this logical replacement of Indigo can boaast of :

  • Automatic Aircon
  • Power Steering
  • MID
  • Eco and City mode
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Remote tailgate opening
  • 12V front Power Outlet
  • Power Windows
  • Follow-me-home lamps
  • Speed-sensing door locks
  • Central Locking with Remote
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Harman Infotainment System with touchscreen
  • Driver’s seatbelt reminder
  • Rear Defogger
  • Steering-mounted audio controls
  • Driver’s seat height adjustment
  • Cooled glove compartment
  • ABS with EBD
  • Corner stability control
  • Dual front airbags
  • Reversing Camera

Its the Revotron Engine at the Heart

 

The Styling, Aesthetics are surely state of the art and contemporary. Slowly and Steadily, Tata Motors is regaining lost ground and coming in the consideration set of Personal Car Buyers and not just entry level cabs or commercial vehicle owners. 

Really looking forward to  an exciting launch of this vehicle most pobably begining next FY!

Anuj Guglani Wow! Looks Awesome!!

Who's fault will it be??

01 Feb 2017 1 Comments Author: Kartik Gupta

 

Technology has been always been developed to provide comfort and safety to humans.

We are also seeing a similar trend in the auto world with the development of autonomous cars. There are semi-autonomous cars for sale in market already. Almost all the OEMs are trying to develop their own autonomous cars for the future and that future doesnt seem to far away. All this is being developed keeping in mind the driver's comfortability and safety.

But then no technology is ever 100% fail proof! We have had many examples recently of self driving cars carshing, just to name a few:

  • Google's self driving car jumped a red light and was involved in a serious crash.
  • Tesla's self driving car suffered a crash last year, killing the driver. 

Am not questioning the technology here, self driving cars certainly have a better record than the human driven cars in terms of crashes. But what am questioning here is that, who's responsible if the self driving cars crash?

Who takes the blame if a component or a software malfunction in the car leads to an accident? The OEM? or the driver?

OEMs like Google and Tesla say that if the cars crash they will take the responsibility, but in a recent crash Tesla blamed the driver saying that the accident could have been avoided if the driver was alert and had kept his hands on the stearing wheel. But they are designing cars which will be completely self driven and require zero human input. what about then? Companies like GM say that to some extent the driver inside the car will be also held responsible if a crash occurs, as he/she can react to avoid the crash.

If OEMs are taking the responsibility and compensating the damages, then what will happen to car insurance companies? What about damages caused by natural phenomenons likes hail storm and typhoons? Who will compensate if the autonomous cars hits a pedestrian? Also all the traffic laws are currently written with the idea of a driver behind the wheel? Will we have to change the driving laws as well?

Anuj Guglani It shall be a puzzle for the Insurance co's and the Courts to establish Liability once tech takes over the wheel ... partially or completely ... Exciting times at the same time Challenging .. How safe and Practical these self driving machines would turn out to be ... Hope its safer days ahead and not Judgement Day!

General Motors India , What's Up Dude?

30 Jan 2017 2 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

General Motors India or GMI, as how the company started its operations after the JV with HM was brought to end ... Its been more than 2 decades...... Some great Products,  Some great People, Some great Product Failures, Controversies.... The Company has fought and survived it all ... 

 However .... last few years ... It has chosen to just do the downward Spiral ... whether its Customer satisfaction, Sales, New and Exciting Products, Dealer Experience... and of course most important consequence Profitibility ..... As per Jan 17, 2017 report, the losses are 4 times it's Net Worth.

So what's the road Ahead for GM India? Can GM Corp afford to close the operations in an emerging economy like India? It's ramifications shall be felt even at Detroit as shareholders shall question the competency of not just Indian but Global Corner office as well of GM. 

It can be the greatest Challenge and also the finest Opporunity ... Something what gets taught at Harvard or Stanford Biz Schools!

May the Best come out!

Kartik Gupta I find GM almost invisible now! They are having a real hard time in the Indian auto market currently. I loved Beat and Cruze. But with better products offered by other OEMs, gone are the days of these cars as well. Hope they can make a turn around!
Monica Ray One of the longest running Auto maker of all times...the Big Daddy of Detroit .. The creator of Epic Brands like the Chevy , Cadillac , Buick and Products like Corvette, Camaro ... Has to struggle ...Especially when they were the early movers and had great run up compared to other car makers... Wishing you all the best Dude...for a great Turnaround!

The Next Big Thing - Tesla Motors

18 Jan 2017 5 Comments Author: Tanuj Saraf

 

The Next Big Thing

This title, at times has been used for various tech launches and events. But when I mention this in context of Tesla Motors, it makes sense. Let's find out why.

Henry Ford once said, “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” Likewise, the people of this century wanted more efficient (but still conventionally driven) cars, until of course Tesla showed up.

For the uninitiated, these are cars that open doors for you when they sense you approaching, cars that will drive themselves to meet you at the click of a button, they have sensors all around to void obstructions and yes with the new Autopilot System, they drive themselves too (well at least to a large extent). Though technically what Tesla calls autopilot is broadly a combination of existing technologies namely Automatic Lane Keeping + Automatic Cruise Control + Automatic Parking.

And forget about the fuel bills because Tesla runs on Lithium-ion batteries. In addition to that, Tesla has a network of 795 supercharging stations worldwide where you can charge your car batteries for free (For cars ordered by 15th Jan, 2017).

With the launch of Tesla Model 3 last year, Tesla did for electric cars, what the iPhones did for Smart phones i.e. democratize them and push them from a niche audience into the mainstream.

Don’t mistake yourself to think that Tesla was an accidental success from the pool of companies that try to revolutionize the world. Want to know why?

It is because everything about what Tesla is doing today was released by Elon Musk (CEO of Tesla Motors) 10 years ago. Have a look at the excerpt from his Master Plan 1.

Now moving on, let’s talk about the cars a bit. Shall we?

Currently Tesla offers 2 cars primarily, Model S and Model X and though the Model 3 was officially launched last year, it won’t be available until later this year. You can choose from either of the single or dual motor setup. We have the option to choose for a variety of battery, colours and fancy features options. You can choose from either of the single or dual motor setup.

        

I won’t bore you with the specifications here. If you are a car fanatic, I’m sure you know about them already from the Safety Features to the Touch Screen panel. From Bio-Defense mode to Wi-Fi and Internet connectivity, also Automatic keyless entry works like a charm. And if you aren’t already aware of its specifications; I’m sure the above sentences made you curious enough to check it out.

In the end, I’d just like to conclude by Elon Musk, “If you go back a few hundred years, what we take for granted today would seem like magic - being able to talk to people over long distances, to transmit images, flying, accessing vast amounts of data like an oracle. These are all things that would have been considered magic a few hundred years ago.” So rather than sticking to the ordinary and conventional, go out and innovate.

FootNote: Feel free to comment for further discussions.

 

 

 

Ashok Chhabra Very interesting post ..
Mudit Agrawal Insightful Article.
Tanuj Saraf Tesla has been working really hard to create sustainability a reality. Last Year they merged with Solar City and now they have the means to generate green energy and Tesla Power packs to store them as well. Recently they completely transformed an entire island of American Samoa from 100% diesel to 100% solar powered. Even if we leave these things apart, Tesla cars still are beautifully designed and well crafted. One of the major concerns people had with electric cars in the past was that they couldn't get much acceleration and power out of their cars. But with Model S accelerating from 0-100 kph in a mere 2.7 seconds, I'll have to say that they addressed this issue handsomely and provided people with a power packed Sedan.
Kartik Gupta Completely agree with you Tanuj. Its been a series of brilliant launches from Tesla in current times. Amazing to see Mr. Musk work with such passion towards the goal of futuristic cars and sustainable technology.
Anuj Guglani Undoubtedly .... Tesla has Brilliant tech ... albeit a few bugs here and there .... and yes the contentious issue of the person losing life in a deriverless car... However...the future is well envisaged by Mr Musk ... We cant run EV's on Thermal Power ... else it shall be just shifiting emissions from tailpipe to thermal station chimney tower... We need clean energy to power the EV.... Many countries still fail to understand this !

Mercedes proved it Again

18 Jan 2017 0 Comments Author: Anirudh Sharma

 

 

Beginning

In August 1888, Bertha Benz set off on her famous first long-distance automobile journey from Mannheim to Pforzheim. In doing so, the wife of Carl Benz demonstrated the suitability of the Benz patent motor car for everyday use and thus paved the way for the worldwide success of the automobile. Precisely 125 years later, in August 2013, Mercedes-Benz recorded a no less spectacular pioneering achievement following the same route. Developed on the basis of the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class, the S 500 INTELLIGENT DRIVE research vehicle autonomously covered the approximately 100 kilometres between Mannheim and Pforzheim. Yet, unlike Bertha Benz all those years ago, it did not have the road “all to itself”, but had to negotiate dense traffic and complex traffic situations.
 
 

Autonomous long-distance drive.

Mercedes-Benz became the first motor manufacturer to demonstrate the feasibility of autonomous driving on both interurban and urban routes
 

Autonomous driving.

Partially automated driving is already available to drivers of new Mercedes-Benz E and S-Classmodels: the new DISTRONIC PLUS with Steering Assist and Stop&Go Pilot is capable of steering the vehicle mainly autonomously through traffic jams. This system thus forms the core of “Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive”, the intelligent networking of all safety and comfort systems.
 
 
DISTRONIC PLUS
 
DISTRONIC PLUS with Steering Assist and Stop&Go Pilot takes the burden off the driver when it comes to staying in lane and the system is now also able to partially autonomously follow vehicles in traffic jams. Thanks to the stereo camera, the Brake Assist system BAS PLUS with Cross-Traffic Assist is, for the first time, now able to detect crossing traffic and pedestrians, as well as boost the braking force applied by the driver. If the lane markings are broken lines, Active Lane Keeping Assist can detect when the adjacent lane is occupied, especially by oncoming traffic, and reduce the risk of the vehicle leaving its lane unintentionally by applying the brakes on one side. Adaptive Highbeam Assist Plus allows the main-beam headlamps to be kept on permanently without dazzling other road users.
 

Das Auto

17 Jan 2017 3 Comments Author: Atharv Shiromani

 

Centuries ago some great minds of the period created wheel to ease up their travelling process.On the foundation of which in the late 19th century the concept of automobiles was fabricated which marked the beginning of a new era and the rest is history.

The first ever engined car was designed in the year 1807 by François Isaac de Rivaz which was fueled by hydrogen but the concept gained popularity when Karl Benz was granted the patent of first engine in the year 1879 but it took around 7-8 years for the automobiles to gain popularity among the common public and since then there has been no looking back .The evolution of automobile industry has seen a very rapid growth thanks to people like Henry Ford and Enzo Ferrari for devoting their career to the industry and revolutionizing it. 

The history or rather the journey of the automobiles has been very great and pleasing as evolution never took a step back instead it kept on taking big leaps as time passed by and now it has reached such a point where we are able to build "cars of the future".Talking of the car industry it is divided into 4 major categories- Sedan,Hatchback,SUV & MPV each made to suit different class of people.

Sedan:

A sedan is a passenger car in a three-box configuration with A (engine compartment), B (passenger & driver compartment) & C cargo compartment. eg- Maruti Swift Dzire

Hatchback:

A hatchback is a car body configuration with a rear door that swings upward to provide access to a cargo area.eg-Hyundai Elite i20

SUV:

A sports utility vehicle (SUV) is a vehicle similar to a station wagon or estate car that is usually equipped with four-wheel drive for on-road or off-road ability.eg-Ford EcoSport

MPV:

MPV (multi-purpose vehicle) is a car classification used in some countries to describe superminis or subcompacts which have taller build and often with a flexible interior layout.eg-Toyota Innova


There is a new totally different class of vehicles in the industry gaining popularity these days,"The Smart Electric Cars".They work on concept which is a fusion of electric power and AI.The use of AI is the most fascinating feature of these smart cars.With the help of AI these cars can learn to drive and make decision on its own like changing lanes,adjusting speed according to traffic,parking etc. thereby satisfying the actual meaning of automobile i.e. 'self-driving'. Interestingly,the learning process or the driving problems can be enhanced or tweaked with help of software updates.Moreover these cars very powerful too,when comes to power they show what kind of beast they are.The companies like Tesla,Chevrolet and Faraday Future are killing it in the industry with their flagship cars like the TESLA Model S,Chevy Bolt and FF91 respectively.Inspired by them,even the Cupertino's tech giant APPLE is also getting ready to step in the game with its smart electric car project "Titan" which is expected to be released in future soon.

 The automobile industry has seen many reforms over the year and many more are yet to come so all we need to do is to wait and see what comes next.

Veena Singh Very nice blog . Keep it up
Aditi Shiromani Keep going ahead.
Aditi Shiromani Great piece you Novice :)

Customer Complaints

17 Jan 2017 0 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

After getting your car repaired or serviced at an authorized outlet, how many times do you feel you have experienced :

  1. Being Wrongly Charged
  2. Rude Behaviour
  3. Delayed Delivery
  4. Bad Quality Of Work
  5. Suspicion of Spurious Spare Parts
  6. Being Pushed with Non Mandatory Services (VAS)

You can raise your After Sales Car Service Blues through Motor Uncle

 

Well, time to rejoice as you have a friend now by your side and that’s Motor Uncle! It takes just a minute to raise a concern through our Service Complaints Section and it is shared with your Car Dealership, Car Company’s Regional Service Head and eventually the National Service Head through a well laid out Process. You can submit your service Complaint here: 

https://motoruncle.com/servicecomplaints

New Honda City ... Hey But what's New in it?

17 Jan 2017 1 Comments Author: Monica Ray

 

Yesterday the Auto Media went Gaga ... On the launch of the New City in Thailand ...

while the entire world is going Woo Hoo!! over it ... I frankly struggle to locate, find "what New in the New City" 

Probably I'm not a Petro head who knows the car part by part , part no wise... well so are the normal 90% customers if not more... who had been waiting for the new city for a long long time..

Auto journos says ... Most changes are on the exterior ... and thats where I struggle the most to spot them ... They says its the new grille ... bla bla bla ... But no idea...

They say there would be leather seats, stereo with car Play, ABS ... Well Good Morning even the Ignis and Baleno come with these features now...

They say powertrain is very smooth and refined.... Hello! Honda has mastered making the finest petrol powertrains for donkey years now...

Did I head DRL's ? Daytime running Lamps ? YOu call that new in today's age... If they come ... they shall be restroing basic hygiene... 

So my questions remains ...  #WhatsNew?

 

Anuj Guglani Indian customer is more demanding than ever .... Lets see how they react and respond to it!

Ola & Uber all set to take over Personal Mobility ?

15 Jan 2017 0 Comments Author: Monica Ray

 

The way Ola and Uber are hogging up the Personal Mobility space by unbelievable accuracy, precision in service. By the competitive tarrifs ... cheaper than an Auto rickshaw and cheaper than owning personal set of wheels... Is that the day not too far when becuase of pure maths and convenience, we shall stop buying our own cars and hirng our own drivers. 

The days of Cars all accessorised, multiple varied colours, personal customisation, various cars and models out there to see and savour ... Are the days limited and counted?

The roaring petrol engines on K&N Exhausts or the special alloys and wide tyres... the First date in the car ... without any intrusion ... The Long Drives with one's Life Partner .. the surprise special gift in form of a car on Karwa Chauth or Diwali or Birthday or Anniversary ...

Would all cars vanish /turn  into a coherent white stream of Ola and Uber, next 10 years ? Wait a minute ... How do these companies manage to pay such high incentives to drivers and susidise our journey bills ... Its a dual Sword by which they are piercing their investor money reserves...... How long can they sustain this mad cash burn ?  Uber has already exited China for the same reason ... they had burnt USD2 Billion in one Single year and they decided to save their business in the other 350 Odd cities ...across the world ... than win China by going Bust ...

It shall surely be exciting to see how future unbfolds and what kind of strategies viz innovation, business, cash, on ground, choice of cars, involving car brands works ... 

Till then let me enjoy my Long Drives and romantic dinners ... Drive safe ... Always wear a Seat Belt or a Helmet  ... 

Maruti Suzuki - Ignis

11 Jan 2017 2 Comments Author: Kartik Gupta

 

The New Maruti Suzuki Ignis is all set to be launche don 13 January 2017!!!!!

One of the most awaited cars of this year, is almost here! Looks really good!

Check out few cool things about Ignis in the link below:

http://www.hindustantimes.com/autos/maruti-suzuki-to-launch-ignis-on-jan-13-five-things-to-know-about-the-premium-urban-compact/story-Py1TyDPztDCCHsbxfYkLLJ.html

Monica Ray Maruti is shifting even the new hatches, like this one, to Nexa ... The people buying swifts and wagon R's are step Customers now?
Anuj Guglani Wow! Looks Awesome!

Maruti - Master of lightweight technology

07 Jan 2017 4 Comments Author: Gaurav Bhateja

 

It seems maruti has mastered the art of lightweight technology. With paper like metal sheets they seems to show no concerns on passengers safety.

Majority of indian buyers are obsessed with Maruti name and generally ignore safety aspects.

Volkswagen and Skoda though costly to buy and maintain but its good to see that they do not compromise on safety front.

Kartik Gupta Oh wow! thanks for such a wonderful insight! @dr neelu
dr neelu chhabra It's not that the car body has to be super rigid or strong all across. . there has to be a combination of soft and hard steels. . Crumple zones and rigid passenger cabin. . So if we take the case of tata indica ... the body is rigid ..and the Fender is soft metal to absorb the impact which is equally important if not more ... the absence of this combination of soft and hard metals actually made cars like ambassador which looked superb safe and sturdy., actually unsafe..
Kartik Gupta I have the same problem with my Hyundai Verna... though they provide airbags for safety, but still the metal body of the car is comparatively weaker. A simple nudge from another vehicle creates such a deep and big dent. Where as my friend's Polo is so rugged in design. I guess all Japanese and Korean companies prefer using lightweight tech. and provide more airbags. Where as the European and Americans prefer the other way round. But no matter what way they choose the safety of the driver and the passengers should be the foremost priority for every company!
Monica Ray Majority people in our country are generally and consciously ignorant to Safety and Environment...Only Govt rules and compliances can reign these things... which sadly get excessively influenced by Car Makers and their powerful lobbies... after around 8% of GDP comes from Auto and around 20 million jobs...

Honda Jazz Relaunch

05 Jan 2017 3 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

Must say the Honda Jazz is one of the best cars in its segment. The earlier Jazz was a tad overpriced and subsequently was sold was on an attractive discount which led to quick stock clearing from the Honda Factory Finshed Goods yard and Dealer Inventory .

Honda took the learning from the Old Jazz Price pain and launched the "The New Jazz" at a competitive price

The New JAzz initially showed initial bouyant sales figures, however later plateaued and then subsequently tanked

Does the Indian consumer still find it overpriced? For the performance, style. equipement levels, I feel it is rightly priced.

Was it not promoted and or marketed  rightly ? Did it get caught between the Utility segment and the aspirational one ?

Were the people confused by its unique styling which cut across traditional lines hatchback and sedan Or is the 3 Box Sedan Customer still adamant for the Boot outside for Social reasons

Anywhich ways, I personally love this car and one can check out its rating by All India Experts and its actual users here at Motor Uncle 

https://motoruncle.com/cars/review/Honda-Jazz

 

Kartik Gupta Oh it's a really good car, But i believe that the marketing could have been better by Honda. Also as far I believe people never could see it as a hatchback due to its elongated shape.
Gaurav Bhateja For me few special things in this car are CVT with paddle shift (only VAT-model) & Magic seats (only VX model) but both comes at heavy price. If somehow these features can come in lower models, maybe SV model then i would run to buy this car.
Monica Ray I simply love the Jazz .... I feel marketing and reach out of this car could have been better! Its a great product

How safe & Practical are Autonomous & Driverless Cars

03 Jan 2017 3 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

The world is going mad after Driverless and Autonomous Cars. How safe and Practical are they? 

Especially for developing markets like BRIC 

Would you be comfortable in driving or be driven in One ?

 

How do we envisage the world in next 5 to 10 years ... Would we see self driving cars and pods buzzing down the roads ?

 

Kartik Gupta I doubt in next 5 to 10 years there will be driver less cars buzzing around on the streets. Its an incredible technology and vision but I bet its gonna an expensive novelty to have in your car. Though i would love to experience travelling in a self driving car! Also on streets like those in India plus the kind of traffic we have here... the computers on-board will simply give up and shutdown! :p
Jay Guglani driverless should be a reality sooner than we think
Monica Ray How about driving like this at Chandni Chowk ... Yes its possible ! if only driverless cars allowed and noone else!

HUD on my windshield

30 Dec 2016 7 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

In the era of several distractions and 75% of accidents happening due to driver error and Driverless cars still a bit away ... Why can't we have more Inclusion and acceptance of HUD 

Just the way the naughtiest Brat in the class is made the class monitor... Tine to actively engage the navigation, phone , music system on HUD ..

 So that atleast the driver has Head Up ... No matter what ! 

Kartik Gupta @Guragam Singh: Thats a very good point you raised!!! See the HUD system was 1st introduced to the fighter aircrafts before the commercial liners. A fighter aircraft pilot uses a HUD system much more than a commercial liner, and that too during dogfights. During this time a lot of inputs are required by the pilots, who are under a lot of stress. That is how the HUD helps, by providing information in the line of sight of pilot rather than taking any inputs. HUD is all about giving information in a better manner rather than taking in inputs. That is why I said that it might help in reducing the stress of the drivers. Navigation systems are visual outputs to the drivers, but none see them as a distraction I suppose. Infact incorporating a navigation system to a HUD will only help the driver as they are generally located a little below the line of sight of the drivers in present day cars. Also I agree, that adopting a technology from one industry to other might not always be successful, but there have been many examples where they have been successfully incorporated. For example: The conveyer belt system adopted by Henry ford, which gave us the 1st mass produced cars (Ford - Model T). But I guess this a very relative topic. Some driver might like it, some might not. But as a driver I would love to have this system in my car.
Guragam Singh While this does seem like a nice concept and is aesthetically alluring, the fact that it's been successfully used at 36,000 ft. is no guarantee of a repeat performance on the ground, where prevailing conditions are radically different. Up in the sky, under normal conditions, there are no obstacles that try to dislodge you from your chosen path, a stark contrast to road conditions where something or the other keeps competing with you for the same road space. Do we really want to add audio-visual pings in the car cabin to the growing list of distractions one faces while driving?
Jay Guglani it's a great feature but at what cost. .. Yes we should begin it's I lntroduction so that it travels from novelty to hygiene and prices drop ...and yes like most disruptive tech ... this too comes from the defence forces...
Monica Ray would love to have it on my car screen ... Hey! Didnt Google try it on goggles too .. but they last I heard ... they shelved that project!
Anuj Guglani Wow! Well said Kartik
Kartik Gupta Heads Up Display (HUD) has been in use in the Aerospace/Aeronautics Industry for a long time now, and it has revolutionized the way pilots fly now. It has showed less stress on pilots as compared to earlier. So I bet its definitely gonna be a hit in the automobile industry as well. Also its being introduced to Formula 1 in the upcoming season!!! Now if Formula 1 engineers find that its a help to Formula 1 drivers at such high speeds, I believe its gonna help the daily drivers as well in their driving.
Anuj Guglani @kartik @gaurav what say ?

The giant – Tata Hexa has arrived

30 Dec 2016 2 Comments Author: Gaurav Bhateja

 

If anyone is interested to try this machine, register yourself here: 

http://hexa.tatamotors.com/hexa-experience-centre?utm_source=facebook_cpc&utm_campaign=hexa_experience_center_bangalore&utm_medium=cpc

 Heard this machine is better than Innova Crysta, XUV500, and few others in terms of ride, handling, safety measures, and also supposedly comes with air suspension.

Monica Ray Can it dethrone the Innova... Really tough ... Tata Motors has a long road ahead in Image Makeover, Dealers SOP's and establishing itself in the premium space... till now .. Indica sold due to absence of credible competition of a diesel car at the price point ..This is the real game! All the best to Tata Motors!
Kartik Gupta Wow.. Better than Innova Crysta?!?! That's a big claim!!! But lets see what Tata has in store for us! There has been a massive change in the way they are designing and manufacturing cars though. The quality of their cars has certainly gotten better with time. But it will be a delight to see an Indian OEM do well if the claim turns out to be true!!!

Why cant Girls drive Big Cars?

28 Dec 2016 2 Comments Author: Monica Ray

 

I m a bit mad on media, content writers and the society at large

A simple google search of best cars for women shows up results of only small dinky hatchbacks.

What does the male dominated society think? Girls cant drive or handle big machines!

I give out a clarion call to girls and femnists to admonish this belief of girls being second fiddle, weak Gender

Girls are no less and can have a lot of Fun with their machines

 

Kartik Gupta Some examples of women who have brought major contributions and achieved great laurels in this industry are: Florence Lawrence, Charlotte Bridgwood, Denise McCluggage, Danica Patrick and Monisha Kaltenborn (Being an Indian and a big Formula 1 fan I had to mention her surely!)
Kartik Gupta I completely agree with you! Media and society have long neglected the role women have played in various industries, including the automotive industry. Women are now flying fighter jets, commercial liners and space shuttles let alone cars!!! There have been and still are women who have and are still bringing remarkable and landmark contribution to the automotive world!

The all new, revamped Maruti Suzuki Swift revealed today!!!

27 Dec 2016 8 Comments Author: Kartik Gupta

 

 The much-awaited new-gen Suzuki Swift (New Maruti Swift 2017 in India) has made its world debut in Japan.

In Japan, the hatchback will go on sale on 4th January, while it will come to India around mid-2017.

Suzuki's engineering division says that, first and foremost, it has made the car fun to drive. It also carries on to say that Suzuki has stressed on giving the new Swift some real personality.

New Maruti Swift 2017 Features:

– Large hexagonal grille
– Automatic LED headlamps
– Floating roof
– All-new wraparound taillamps
– Rear Wiper & Washer
– Halogen foglamps
– Rear foglamp
– Keyless entry
– Rear door handle towards the C-Pillar
– New steering wheel
– New HVAC controls with circular vents positioned in the center
– Two-pod instrument dials with a large MID
– Automatic climate control
– Touchscreen SmartPlay entertainment system
– Voice command & navigation system
– Contrasting trim on dashboard, door panels and floor

         

Monica Ray When is this launch expected ... I just might end up buying it!
Kartik Gupta Hahahahaha! XD
Anuj Guglani thats great ...reminds me of what my half jap friend used to call himself "Chaptee Naak" :)
Kartik Gupta @Anuj Guglani: The launch in India is expected somewhere mid of 2017. Though its up for sale in Japan from 4th January 2017.
Kartik Gupta Yes. It looks amazing. Keeping in mind the upcoming Ignis and the ICOTY 2017 winner Vitara Brezza I love the way Maruti has changed its design philosophy and got it to the Indian auto market.
Gaurav Bhateja looks awesome
Monica Ray Super! I wish to experience it right now!!
Anuj Guglani wow! Looks Awesome Man! When is the Launch ?

Vitara Brezza wins the Icoty!

27 Dec 2016 7 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

WOw! This is Great news!! Brezza wins the Icoty! 

A great vehicle truly deserved!!

Maruti Suzuki on Wednesday said its SUV Vitara Brezza sold nearly 83,000 units since its launch in March this year and won the "Indian Car of the Year 2017" award.

"Vitara Brezza has sold nearly 83,000 units since its launch in March 2016, making it one of India's top 10 selling models and propelling Maruti Suzuki to the leadership position in the utility vehicle space as well," the company said in a statement.

A consortium of 15 auto journalists declared Vitara Brezza the "Indian Car of the Year (ICOTY) 2017" among all the cars launched in 2016. It battled it out against the Hyundai Tucson and Toyota Innova Crysta.

  "Designed and developed by a team of Maruti Suzuki engineers, using Suzuki core technology, engine and platform, Vitara Brezza is heralded as an example of 'Create in India'," Kenichi Ayukawa, WAF Star 2014 & 2016 and Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Maruti Suzuki, was quoted as saying in the statement.
 
 

Kartik Gupta @Monica Ray: Indeed it has great look! There is still atleast a month waiting on this machine sadly!
Monica Ray If Looks Could Kill ..... Has the waiting reduced on this machine?
Kartik Gupta Also I love the concept of 'I-create' introduced by Maruti. Having the option of customizing the exterior styling of the car, and with so many options, is certainly a big selling point for Brezza within the Indian automotive market.
Kartik Gupta Incredible win for Maruti suzuki! Going against worthy opponents like Innova Crysta and Hyundai Tuscon, I must say its a big win!! This brings back Maruti back in the automotive competition, and with a segment (SUV) they previously struggled with.
Anuj Guglani Hey! Calling Kartik!
Anuj Guglani Hey! Calling Kartik!
Anuj Guglani Hey! Calling Kartik!

Car Market Post Demonitisation

26 Nov 2016 3 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

Would the Car Market Down Spiral ? For how long would the dip be there? 

Would it recover by Q1 FY 2017 when the GST Also begins to kick in?

 

 

Monica Ray Then Get Idea! :)
Ravi Varma No Idea
Anuj Guglani Let's see

Airbags abs and reverse sensors shud be std in all vehicles

01 Oct 2016 2 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

I believe these three features should be made part of common minimum program for safety in all. Vehicles 

Monica Ray Couldnt agree more on this!
Anuj Guglani absolutely! There cant be more precious than a life...Esp when these tech are more than 3 decades old .... they aint no radars or sensors of an autonomous car!

Driverless and autonomous cars

26 Sep 2016 2 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

Are they really Practical and safe for India ? 

Anuj Guglani Come 2017 and these features shall be made Mandatory!
Anuj Guglani We can begin with Driverless Metro trains for starts ... and then lets see...!!

Skoda Servicing cost!

04 Sep 2015 6 Comments Author: Anuj Guglani

 

Does it drill a hole in your pocket?

Monica Ray No way! Skoda Rocks!
Anuj Guglani heard a BMW Sales guy trying to sell his car to an existing Skoda Owner ... COO shall be Lower for you sir! Ha hA!
Anuj Guglani In the Past probably true ... But not a sea change !
Roopchand Suman Skoda! Great...
Anuj Guglani hi!
Anuj Guglani oh yeah!

I simply love my Honda City!

12 Jul 2015 3 Comments

 

Honda City simply rocks!!

Manoj Bhosale ohhh Great!
Anuj Guglani Thats Great!
roopchand suman Hello world!!!

My Duster's Clutch makes

12 Jul 2015 8 Comments

 

I have been using the renault Duster last 1.5 years... Its great car but this choon choon sounds really bugs me .... plus the jets of the windshield wash remain perpetually clogged creating huge inconvenience and a safety issue on most of the Monsoon days.... what to do ...!

Monica Ray What's this Choon Choon Sound! LOL ...
Ravi Varma Test
Anuj Guglani Oh really ... must be temp ..
Anuj Guglani oh yeah! you bet!
Anuj Guglani Yes! The sound is unbearable!
Anuj Guglani oh! nice
Himanshu Sukhwani Hello there!!
Himanshu Sukhwani Wow so cool :)

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