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Top Cars News Of The Week: 2022 Lexus NX, Facelifted BMW X4, 2022 MG ZS EV Launched, Volkswagen Virtus Unveil And More

Top Cars News Of The Week: 2022 Lexus NX, Facelifted BMW X4, 2022 MG ZS EV Launched, Volkswagen Virtus Unveil And More
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The past seven days continued the busy momentum in the Indian automotive industry with a slew of launches that included cars getting a generational update or a midlife refresh. There were also a couple of unveils abroad and back home, with more snippets about upcoming models surfacing. Here’s all about it:

Facelifted MG ZS EV Launched

The folks at MG Motor India have given the ZS electric SUV a midlife refresh. The updates include a cleaner look for the SUV, and Astor-inspired cabin, partial addition of ADAS, as well as a more potent electric powertrain and battery pack, offering more range. Head over to our story for all the dope on these upgrades and how much of a premium it is over the pre-facelift model.

2022 Lexus NX Launched

The Lexus NX compact luxury SUV received its first ever generational update in India. The new-gen model goes for a more evolutionary design, an overhauled cabin, a loaded feature list, as well as a more potent 2.5-litre petrol-hybrid engine. You can find out about all the changes right here.

Facelifted BMW X4 Launch

After the BMW X3 received a midlife refresh, it was time for the X4 SUV-coupe to get it in India. Interestingly, it arrived via the Black Shadow Edition, which adds blacked-out elements inside and out on top of the sporty design and the X3-like cabin the updates already offer. While the mechanicals are unchanged, it does lose one engine option from before which you can find out here.

Virtus Unveil

The Volkswagen Group’s India 2.0 program is finally complete, with the unveiling of the Volkswagen Virtus sedan. It’ll be the successor to the Vento and will be VW’s second MQB-A0-IN offering. While it is identical in dimensions to the Skoda Slavia and shares the 1-litre TSI and 1.5-litre TSI petrol engines, the Virtus wears different sixth-gen Polo-like clothes, and gets a Taigun-like cabin.

Glanza Details

As we head closer to the facelifted Toyota Glanza’s launch on March 15, plenty of snippets have surfaced. We’ve had a glimpse of how it’ll look inside and outmore gotten information on the variants and colors it’ll be offered in.

Kia Carens Crosses 50k Bookings

The recently launched Kia Carens is enjoying a strong momentum, with the three-row MPV achieving 50,000 bookings within two months of bookings being opened. Head over to our story for a closer look at where all the demand was for the Carens.

VW ID Buzz Unveiled

Volkswagen’s iconic Bus is back in the 21st century in the form of the all-electric ID. buzz. It is basically the VW Bus with a modern flair of the ID range, including a funky cabin, as well as an all-electric powertrain. To know more about what separates the ID.Buzz from the original icon, head over to our story.

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