The year 2015 will see a slew of new car launches happening in India which will include new SUV’s , Hatchbacks ,Sedans and not to mention some interesting facelifts.Out of the current breed of confirmed cars , these are the five that we believe are the most interesting .
1. The BMW i8
The BMW i8 concept was revealed to the world way back in 2011. Since then the hybrid has awed one and all with its out-of-this world design and the amount of technology involved.The German manufacturer has already confirmed a 2015 launch of this car in India.
PRICE : 1.55 – 2.20 Crores
2. The DC Avanti
Another interesting sportscar that will hit Indian roads by 2015 , is actually one of our own. Indian based DC designs will launch the much talked about DC Avanti in 2015. The car which was earlier showcased at the 2014 Indian auto expo is powered by a 2.0 Liter 4 cylinder ford eco-boost mill.The car had been extensively seen testing through out India and DC is heard to be constantly working on any improvement that can be made.
PRICE : 25-30 Lakh INR
3. Mahindra XUV500 Hybrid.
Its not just the Germans and Italians who are doing wonders in the Hybrid department , Local manufacturer Mahindra will be bringing out an Hybrid to their hugely popular XUV500 SUV.The car will sport an electric mill which will work along with a Diesel powertrain.Advanced technologies such as a Brake regeneration unit will also be provided in the car
PRICE : 15-16 lakh INR.
4. Datsun Redi-Go.
The Datsun Redi-go will be Nissan’s offering to the entry-level hatchback segment of India. The car will compete with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 and the Hyundai EON. The Redi-Go does look different from anything we have seen in the segment .However, how much of this design will be used in the production version is still unknown
PRICE : 2.5-4 Lakhs
5. The 2015 Jaguar XE
This Budget offering from Jaguar Land Rover India will compete with the likes of the Audi A4 , Mercedes-Benz C-class and the BMW 3-series . The car will be locally assembled in India , giving it a rather huge price advantage.If its not just style you are looking for , Jaguar will be offering a top-end RS variant powered by the 1.5 liter ,3 cylinder turbocharged mill of the F-Type.
PRICES: 28-40 Lakhs
*all prices are indicative only and are subjected to change.