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Taigun, VW’s latest compact SUV which is based on the MQB AO IN platform, boasts 95 per cent localization. Similarly, the new-generation of Tiguan, the company’s best-selling SUV globally, will now be available with a 2-litre TSI petrol mill mated to a 7-DSG transmission and it will also be locally assembled. Volkswagen Tiguan AllSpace and T-Roc will continue to retail as CBU (completely built-up) units.

TOI Auto got an opportunity to check the alliance plant out with the key agenda being how the Nissan Magnite comes to life and how exactly will the current production capacity help the Japanese automaker tackle a high delivery period and the high demand, especially when the Kiger has now been rolled out in the market too.

The 2021 Safari looks more of Harrier than anything else. The length and height are extended, keeping the wheelbase intact, to accommodate the third row. Gravitas, by the popular view, should have been the name of the SUV, and that wouldn’t have escalated this repeated point of comparison.

Under Rs 5 lakh market, which is carried forward by a clutch of Maruti Suzuki hatchbacks, Renault Kwid and Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, saw the robust increment as always. The interesting trend was in the SUV market. As the economy reopened, it was the SUV segment leading the front and delivering good sales figures. New faces along with new popular ones from 2020 were chartbusters.

The Jeep Compass facelift comes with subtle and sophisticated upgrades and the asking price for this SUV could start at Rs 17 lakh (ex-showroom) and go up to Rs 28 lakh (ex-showroom). The Compass facelift will take on the likes of Volkswagen T-Roc, Skoda Karoq, Tata Harrier, and the 2021 MG Hector facelift.

The vehicle is fitted with 90 kWh Lithium-ion battery that delivers 400 PS from its two electric motors. The 90 kWh Lithium-ion battery comes with an 8 years or 1,60,000 km warranty. Jaguar I-PACE will be the second luxury electric car in Indian market after the Mercedes-Benz EQC and is likely to carry a price tag over Rs 1 crore (ex-showroom).