Month: April 2016
title
 April 30, 2016
Ghandhara Nissan Limited planning to start the production of new cars by 2017 in Pakistan. A delegation of Nissan Japan, Ghandhara Nissan Pakistan, Renault, and Al Futtaim Group UAE met with the Minister of State Dr. Mifta Ismail on Wednesday and expressed their intentions about bringing the Datsun brand to Pakistan and the timeline to start the production and launch of the new models.   Ghandhara Nissan auto assembly plant was leased to Sigma Motors where Land Rover Defe...
Ghandhara Nissan Limited planning to start the production of new cars by 2017 in Pakist...
Ghandhara Nissan Limited planning to start the production of new cars by 2017 in Pakistan. A delegation of Nissan Japan, Ghandhara Nissan Pakistan,...

title
 April 28, 2016
Toyota revealed its 2016 Toyota Vios sedan at the ongoing Beijing Motor Show in China. Toyota Vios is a 4-door compact sedan has been quite popular in Asia Pacific region. It is the evolved form of Toyota Belta and is also known as Yaris Sedan in few regions. There have been rumors of Toyota Indus Motors locally assembling and launching the Vitz and Vios cars in Pakistan. But for now, there is no concrete evidence of that happening anytime soon. If Toyota Indus decides to launch this ...
Toyota revealed its 2016 Toyota Vios sedan at the ongoing Beijing Motor Show in China. ...
Toyota revealed its 2016 Toyota Vios sedan at the ongoing Beijing Motor Show in China. Toyota Vios is a 4-door compact sedan has been quite popular...

title
 April 27, 2016
The Volkswagen Group has managed to pull ahead of Toyota Motor Corp.’s global deliveries in the first three months (Q1) of 2016. The Japanese automaker is facing a threat of a series of production stoppages at home. This is putting Toyota’s four-year reign of ruling the sales chart in jeopardy. The spokeswoman for the Japanese company Kayo Doi said today that Toyota’s worldwide sales fell 2.3pc to 2.46 million vehicles in the period of the first quarter (January-to-M...
The Volkswagen Group has managed to pull ahead of Toyota Motor Corp.’s global del...
The Volkswagen Group has managed to pull ahead of Toyota Motor Corp.’s global deliveries in the first three months (Q1) of 2016. The Japanese...

title
 April 26, 2016
The German premium automobile brand Audi AG has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Sindh Board of Investment (BoI) in order to start a feasibility study to assemble their vehicles in Sindh, Pakistan. Under the memorandum of understanding or MoU, the German carmaker will explore various aspects of investing in Pakistan including merits and demerits. Audi will study things like legal requirements, logistical needs, federal trade policies of Pakistan, and general economic feas...
The German premium automobile brand Audi AG has signed a memorandum of understanding wi...
The German premium automobile brand Audi AG has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Sindh Board of Investment (BoI) in order to start a f...

title
 April 23, 2016
According to officials at the Petroleum Ministry, the price of Compressed Natural Gas is expected to drop Rs25 from 1st May 2016 in Sindh. The Petroleum Ministry and the CNG Dealers Association Sindh have come to an agreement to start using imported Liquefied Natural Gas instead of local natural gas (CNG). Shahid Khaqan Abbassi, the Petroleum Minister, has agreed for Sindh to follow Punjab’s design and same extent of concessions will be granted to the CNG sector in Sindh province a...
According to officials at the Petroleum Ministry, the price of Compressed Natural Gas i...
According to officials at the Petroleum Ministry, the price of Compressed Natural Gas is expected to drop Rs25 from 1st May 2016 in Sindh. The Petr...

title
 April 20, 2016
The new 2016 Honda Civic caused quite a buzz on its launch. After it had gone on sale in USA and Canada, Honda brought the car to Asia (Philippines). A couple of days ago, a sports version of the new Civic X went on sale in the UK as well. We, in Pakistan also have been expecting 2016 Civic to be launched anytime soon. The typical month for Honda to launch its cars in Pakistan is September, and that is what we were expecting this time as well. But then there were rumors that the car launch ha...
The new 2016 Honda Civic caused quite a buzz on its launch. After it had gone on sale i...
The new 2016 Honda Civic caused quite a buzz on its launch. After it had gone on sale in USA and Canada, Honda brought the car to Asia (Philippines...

title
 April 19, 2016
The monopoly of Japanese car makers in Pakistani auto sector is quite evident. But if you look closely, you might feel like those three carmakers have kind of an undeclared agreement among each other. And maybe that is why Honda and Toyota have refrained from bringing any small car/hatchback that can challenge Pak Suzuki and in return, Pak Suzuki abstains from bringing out any car that can legitimately pose a threat to Honda and Toyota cars. And that is why someone is looking for a new car on...
The monopoly of Japanese car makers in Pakistani auto sector is quite evident. But if y...
The monopoly of Japanese car makers in Pakistani auto sector is quite evident. But if you look closely, you might feel like those three carmakers h...

title
 April 18, 2016
Long gone are the days when you had to travel on one of those old Bedford buses aka ‘rocket’ from one city to another. They were slow, noisy, and uncomfortable. Later, we started to see Toyota Coaster buses on roads as means of luxury transportation. They were far better than those Bedford buses in every aspect. And then when Islamabad-Lahore Motorway was built, the first company to provide quality transportation was Daewoo Bus Service. They were the pioneer in the field. Buses we...
Long gone are the days when you had to travel on one of those old Bedford buses aka &ls...
Long gone are the days when you had to travel on one of those old Bedford buses aka ‘rocket’ from one city to another. They were slow, ...

title
 April 16, 2016
The automotive industry in Pakistan isn’t that diverse and has little to offer to its customers. The three giants have hardly had any disturbance from any other competitors, as whoever came in was washed out due to various factors; lack of after sales support, less know-how of mechanical and electrical systems, low resale value, etc. Toyota, Suzuki, and Honda all Japanese origin do share similarities and have offerings almost alike. Suzuki (Pakistan) being more of a small cars expe...
The automotive industry in Pakistan isn’t that diverse and has little to offer to...
The automotive industry in Pakistan isn’t that diverse and has little to offer to its customers. The three giants have hardly had any disturb...

Subscribe to Newsletter

Autolook Pakistan

More Automotive Buyer & Seller than anyone else in Pakistan.

Spotlight LIsting