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Old 11th January 2008, 01:26   #16
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Honda was pretty boring except for these:









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Old 11th January 2008, 01:37   #17
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Is that Honda's FCX?

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2.0 VTT Petrol, 2.something CRDi
Hyundai uses VTVT, the new Elantra will use the same engine found in the Sonata Embera CRDi, a 2.0L engine, 140PS, 31KGM and 6 speed gearbox.
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The Sumo Grande - Suman this is for you! Its spacious. VERY spacious - the third row looks like it is actually usable by normal people.

The looks are very awkward from the side, though. It shouldnt matter to the target market, though - if they lapped up the Qualis, this shouldnt be too difficult.























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the new Elantra will use the same engine found in the Sonata Embera CRDi, a 2.0L engine, 140PS, 31KGM and 6 speed gearbox.
Dont be in a hurry to conclude on their behalf. The Hyundai representatives were talking about 1.6 CRDis and 2.2s, not the 2.0.

If you are sure about your sources, you should be here in Delhi.
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Nice pics of the Sumo, are they calling it phoenix?

I spoke to Hyundai regional office some days back and thats what they told me, and i am pretty sure they wont launch a 1.6 or 2.2 CRDi engine, rather use the 1.5, 2.0 engine for cost purposes. The cost being the major factor in delaying the Elantra launch.
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Doesn't this look like an obese swift?
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Doesn't this look like an obese swift?
And doesnt the Swift look like a cheap copy of the Mini? Food for thought.


Here's the Xenon, probably my next car if the pricing (for 4x4) is right:
















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The Sumo Grande - Suman this is for you! Its spacious. VERY spacious - the third row looks like it is actually usable by normal people.

The looks are very awkward from the side, though. It shouldnt matter to the target market, though - if they lapped up the Qualis, this shouldnt be too difficult.
Grande looks really nice. Looks more like a tavera/innova. if the quality and fit/finish turn out to be as good, then tata's have a winner. ofcourse safari2.2 engine is a winner already.
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nice..good stuff from hyundai.. err you know what i mean..
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Hyundai's are simply amazing. Dont know what to say about the new sumo.
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Whats with the thick A-pillar and the thick back-window pillar in the Sumo grande? Visibility will defenitely be hampered.
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Hyundai has always made awesome cars and is continuing to do so..!! This car is simply superb.. HYUNDAI RULEZ..!
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@steeroid, thanks for the wonderful pictures, keep them coming.

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Looks like a cross between a shoe and a frog.

Did the tyres melt?
really enjoyed that one



I was expecting more curves on the dash after seeing the exterior.
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Any idea about the price of Santa Fe?
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re xenon...

I wonder how many people those bull bars will kill

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