A global success for Nissan in the global markets, the all-new Kicks will be launched in India in January 2019. Nissan Kicks will be an important product for the brand in India and the SUV will arrive as a replacement for the Terrano. The Kicks will get 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engine options and these will come mated to a six-speed manual transmission along with an optional CVT for the petrol trim. The new Nissan Kicks is expected to be launched in India in the price range of Rs 10 lakh to Rs 14 lakh (ex-showroom). The SUV will primarily rub shoulders against the likes of Hyundai Creta and Renault Duster in the segment.
Honda Civic is all set to make its comeback in India in early 2019. The car was discontinued from the Indian market in 2015 due to low sales and the company has high hopes from the new design, all thanks to the radical change in design along with the inclusion of multiple features. The next generation Honda Civic was showcased in India for the first time at the Auto Expo 2018. The car will get all LED headlamps up front along with sporty 18-inch rims and these will be key visual highlights. The new Civic will get power from a 2.0-litre i-VTEC petrol engine mated to a six-speed manual gearbox with an optional CVT. The new Honda Civic is expected to be launched in India in the price range of Rs 15 lakh to Rs 20 lakh (ex-showroom).
Tata Harrier that is based on the H5X concept will be the company's upcoming flagship SUV for the Indian market. One of the most interesting highlights of the Tata Harrier is the aggressive design that makes it look like a car segments above it. The new Tata Harrier will be built on the same platform that underpins the Land Rover. The vehicle will be sold in both petrol and diesel engine options. The Tata Harrier is expected to be unveiled in India by the end of this year with market launch scheduled for early next year. The vehicle will challenge the likes of Hyundai Creta and Jeep Compass in the segment and is expected to be launched at a starting price of close to Rs 12 lakh (ex-showroom).