There have also been rumors of the Lancer nameplate coming back. However, like the Eclipse, it would be a crossover if the rumors turned out correct. Right now, either a Mirage or Lancer is possible. Automakers can’t seem to build new crossover fast enough for consumers. Car sales are declining for all automakers, and it makes perfect financial sense for a car company to build cars people actually buy. … [Read more...] about After Eclipse, Mitsubishi Allegedly Turning Mirage Into Crossover
This crossover is ready to get dirty. Mitsubishi's current U.S. lineup may not be as performance-oriented as it once was. There are no 3000GTs or Evos. But with customers flocking to crossovers, the marque hopes it can cash in on the craze by reviving nameplates like "Eclipse." But the Eclipse won't be the only victim to the SUV shift; Mitsubishi has also confirmed the arrival of a Lancer crossover. … [Read more...] about Mitsubishi Lancer Reimagined As A Rally-Ready Crossover Coupe
The Citroen C3 Aircross is the SUV version of the C3 hatchback and comes with distinctive styling elements like - large roof rails, bold underbody cladding, skid plates and a butch stance that makes it an attractive compact SUV. The styling cues are inspired from the hatchback model and the SUV packs smart features like - 12 driving aids such as Park Assist, Active Safety Brake and Hill Start Assist, along with Grip Control with Hill Descent Assist. The engine options are identical to the hatchback model, however, the C3 Aircross measures 4154 mm in length, so if at all Citroen decides to bring the SUV here, expect it to come as a sub-4 metre SUV. In India, it will rival the likes of Ford EcoSport, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, and even the Honda WR-V. … [Read more...] about Here Are 5 Citroen Models That Could Be Considered For India
In terms of what types of models or what segments to bring to India, PSA will have to adopt a top down strategy to make a mark on the Indian automotive scene. With an initial manufacturing capacity of 1,00,000 cars a year PSA can being in a mainstream crossover or SUV from the DS range (like the DS4 Sportback) to start off with alongside a premium sub 4-meter hatchback like the C3. The sharp looking C3 with its funky interiors could be the perfect car to go up against the likes of the Hyundai i20 and the Maruti Suzuki Baleno in the premium hatchback market while the DS4 could take on the likes of the Hyundai Creta. … [Read more...] about Peugeot, Citroen Or DS: Which Brand Should PSA Bring To India?
Several small improvements keep the crossover feeling fresh. It’s difficult to imagine just three years ago Cadillac’s go-to crossover was the SRX. Yes, there was the Escalade, but the luxury brand’s lineup lacked a robust crossover selection as customers flocked to such vehicles. Fast-forward and Cadillac’s crossover lineup has grown with the XT5 leading the charge in 2017. Now, the company is giving it a light refresh, taking cues from the recently introduced XT4. Cadillac says the refreshed XT5 has 30 improvements over the outgoing model. … [Read more...] about Cadillac XT5 Gets Minor Update In China