Mark your calendars! 7 cars to look out for in April 2024

Toyota Taisor: April 3

    A new sub-4 m crossover SUV, the Toyota Taisor, is gearing up for release soon. Its based on the Maruti Fronx but with some tweaks to its exterior design, especially the front end, and proudly bears Toyota branding. Equipped similarly to the Fronx, it boasts features like a 9-inch touchscreen, wireless phone charging, six airbags, and a 360-degree camera. The expected price tag is Rs 8 lakh.

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2024 Mahindra XUV300: TBA

    Mahindras XUV300 is getting a much-awaited update. Recent sightings of the facelifted model reveal refreshed design elements such as LED DRLs, headlights, alloy wheels, and connected LED taillights. Inside, spy shots suggest a dual 10.25-inch display setup similar to the XUV400. Its expected to be priced at Rs 8.5 lakh.

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New Maruti Swift: TBA

    The fourth-generation Suzuki Swift is making its global debut, boasting a redesigned interior and evolutionary exterior changes. It comes with a new 1.2-liter 3-cylinder Z series petrol engine offering 82 PS/108 Nm, with options of a 5-speed manual transmission or CVT. In Japan, it offers petrol, hybrid versions, and optional AWD, priced at Rs 6 lakh.

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Force Gurkha 5-door: TBA

    The Force Gurkha 5-door, a rugged rival to the Mahindra Thar, seems poised for an earlier debut. Sightings hint at a longer wheelbase, extra doors, and design updates over its predecessor. Its expected to be priced at Rs 16 lakh.

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Skoda Superb: April 3

    Returning via the CBU route after a hiatus, the Skoda Superb is petrol-only, featuring a 2-liter turbo-petrol engine delivering 190 PS/320 Nm. Paired with a 7-speed DCT automatic transmission, its priced at Rs 40 lakh.

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Tata Altroz Racer: TBA

    Set for a comeback at the Bharat Mobility Global Expo 2024, the Tata Altroz Racer flaunts a sportier look and updated features including a 10.25-inch touchscreen, ventilated seats, and six airbags. Priced at Rs 10 lakh.

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Volkswagen Taigun GT Plus Sport: TBA

    Volkswagen introduced sportier versions of the Taigun SUV, like the GT Plus Sport with black alloy wheels, red GT badges, and a 1.5-liter turbo-petrol engine. Priced at Rs 11.80 lakh, it offers both 6-speed manual and 7-speed DCT options.

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