Swaraj Baggonkar & Danny Goodman / Mumbai/new Delhi May 14, 2009, 0:12 IST

Maruti Suzuki launches the Ritz on Friday.

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Swaraj Baggonkar / Mumbai May 11, 2009, 0:48 IST

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Concept car Kizashi may also see India debut.

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New Delhi: Honda's Jazz compact is all set to hit Indian roads on June 10 but the car is likely to cost close to Rs 7 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), making it the most-expensive hatchback manufactured in India, costlier than others like Hyundai i20 and Skoda Fabia. At this price point, Jazz will also face competition from many sedan models.

Passenger vehicle makers appear to have bucked the general trend of slowing demand, registering an overall sales growth of over 14 per cent in April to 1,38,772 units over the same month a year ago.

Automobile sales continued to accelerate for the fifth month on the trot. And this time, they made further inroads into the teeming rural markets riding on politicians

It will be fitted with soon-to-be-launched Ritz

Danny Goodman & Surajeet Das Gupta / New Delhi April 13, 2009, 0:51 IST

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