• Volkswagen Reaffirms Electric Vehicle Push With Accelerate

    4 monthes ago - By Auto Savvy

    Upcoming EVs include the ID.4 GTX, ID.5, ID.6 X / CROZZ, and an EV placed below the current entry-level ID.3 hatchback. Models under VW Group's Modular Electric Drive Toolkit electric platform will get acceleration, charging capacity and range updates. Successors to core world models like the Golf, Tiguan, Passat, Tayron and T-ROC will get plug-in-hybrid powertrains with a claimed electric range of 100km. VW plug-in-hybrids and EVs are a possibility for the Indian market. Since 2016, hadn't pulled any punches when it committed to its all-electric future with the Transform 2025+. So far, it...
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  • Voluntary Vehicle Scrapping Policy Will Include 5 Percent Rebate On Purchase Of New Car Nitin Gadkari

    Voluntary Vehicle Scrapping Policy Will Include 5 Percent Rebate On Purchase Of New Car Nitin Gadkari

    4 monthes ago - By Auto Savvy

    The Union Budget 2021-2022 saw the announcement of the Voluntary Vehicle Scrapping Policy. Now, the Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, has announced that carmakers will offer a 5 percent rebate on the purchase of a new car if the customer has scrapped their old vehicle. When this policy was announced, only a few details were revealed. It basically stated that if your car crosses the age of 20 , it needs to get a fitness certificate. If it fails the test, it has to be scrapped. This policy was approved in the Union Budget 2021 and will be effective from April 1...
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