As, Supreme Court banned the registration of new diesel cars in Delhi, which have engine capacity more than 2000cc from January 1, 2016 to March 31, 2016 to control the pollution. With this decision of the Supreme court, there will be loss of many popular car makers, including the Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Ford and luxury car manufacturer Audi, Mercedes-Benz and BMW, whereas the companies which manufacture petrol and diesel cars (i.e. Maruti Suzuki, Honda, Hyundai, etc.), will have a great benefit in their sale of vehicles. Here, we're presenting a list of top cars that will be affected by the diesel ban in Delhi.
Tata Safari Storme
Tata Motors launched the Safari in 1998 with a 2.0L engine and in 2007, the company launched this 7-seater SUV with a 2179cc engine to deliver the efficient power and fuel efficiency. But, after the ban on diesel cars, the Tata Motors will have a bad impact on the sale of its Safari.
Toyota Fortuner, the premium SUV runs on a 3000cc diesel powertrain, which seems to be banned as per the orders of the Supreme court.
With an objective to enhance the sales of best selling SUV Scorpio, domestic car maker Mahindra & Mahindra had launched its automatic variant in the Indian car market. But, now with ban on diesel vehicles above 2000+cc engine configuration, this dream of the car maker does not seem to come true because of 2179cc engine adorned in Scorpio.
Few days back, Audi launched the facelift model of the Q7 SUV at the price of INR 72.0 Lac ex-showroom. The new Q7 runs on a 2967cc TDI engine which is about to face the ban of Supreme Court.
Toyota Innova is equipped with a 2494cc diesel engine, available in India for the starting price of INR 12.1 Lac ex-showroom, which is also getting affected by the ban of diesel cars in Delhi.
Along with the above list, Mahindra XUV500, Mahindra Bolero, Mahindra Xylo, Toyota Camry, Toyota Land Cruiser, Hyundai Santa Fe, Tata Aria, Jaguar XF and many others.
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