For now, BMW is ahead of Audi by 457 cars in the first half of this year. And Audi that recently dislodged Mercedes to become the prime suspect for BMW for the number 1 slot is ahead of the Stuttgart based firm by another 673 cars. In a luxury car industry that is worth around 30,000 cars a year, that means one good quarter and any of the three can come out on top by the end of this year. Read more
He always had a ready and warm smile. Mostly he kept to himself but when required he was quite boisterous. He never smoked, nor drank…except for water and a sporadic coke. He was not known to be addicted to anything…not food, not cars, not clothes…nothing. His friends say he was genuine…his enemies….well…there were none. In short, he was so simple that you will not even notice him on the street. Read more
The roads remain narrow, the traffic diverse and chaotic and empty stretches rare, and yet the craze for supercars shows no signs of letting off.
At a time when the global automotive industry is witnessing uncertain times, what with the deepening Euro zone crisis, a still sluggish US economy and to top it all a China that has at last begun to look out of breath, the who’s who of the industry congregated at Frankfurt in the world’s biggest automotive extravaganza. Read more