Bala Natarajan

226 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Followers | @balanatarajan71 | Choosing a career that is also his passion, Bala switched over to automobile journalism after getting tired of monotonous BPO profiles. He began his new livelihood as an automobile and gadget columnist with OnSale Express for over a year and has been working with Cars.Sulekha.com as Content Manager since April’11. As a freelancer, he has written articles for publications like The Hindu RetailPlus, Business Enterprise, Define etc.

From the factory - A visit to the Hyundai Motor India Chennai plant

A tour around one of the largest automobile plants in the country is special. We visit the Hyundai factory in Sriperumbudur near Chennai to know the …

BMW Group posts its best April sales ever; BMW i8 global launch campaign begins in May

BMW Group has had the best ever April ever with a total of 162,093 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand vehicles delivered, posting a rise of 4.3% over …

Audi unveils new 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine with 600Nm of torque

Audi has unveiled its latest generation of 3.0-litre V6 TDI engine boasting of innovative technologies at the recently concluded 35th International …

Volvo XC60 crosses 500,000 units sales milestone

One of Volvo’s best-selling and best-looking models, Volvo XC60, has crossed a milestone of selling 500,000 units. The Volvo XC60 reached the …

Chennai gets hotter with the biggest automobile bidding event from Shriram Automall

It’s not that we want more heat in this blazing summer, but Shriram Automall India Limited (SAMIL) has managed to pump it up with the biggest …

Toyota Etios Cross launched in India at Rs 5 lakhs 76 thousand

Toyota has launched the new Etios Cross today in India with prices starting from Rs 5.76 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi. Unveiled at the 12th Auto Expo in …

Audi's global sales up by 11.7% in the first quarter

Audi Group has recorded its best ever first quarter with over 412,000 deliveries from January to March, posting a growth of 11.7%. The Ingolstadt …

Mahindra launches SsangYong Rexton RX6 variant at Rs.19.96 lakhs

Mahindra has launched a new variant for the SsangYong Rexton today, the ‘RX6’, with manual transmission and a host of features priced at Rs 19.96 …

Nissan India inaugurates new parts distribution centre in Chennai

Nissan India has inaugurated a new after-sales parts distribution centre (PDC) in Chennai today at the Indospace SKCL Industrial Park in …

Nissan India posts a massive 328% growth in sales for April

Nissan India has come out all guns blazing with a 328% growth in sales for the month of April, amidst a slumping car market. The company sold 5,301 …

Volvo's first self-driving Autopilot cars being tested on public roads in Sweden

Volvo has started testing its self-driving cars on public roads in Sweden. Volvo’s Drive Me project features 100 self-driving Volvo cars driving …

Ford India launches 2014 Ford Endeavour; new Ford Fiesta coming soon

Ford India has launched the new 2014 Ford Endeavour today sporting fresh new look, with a bold grille, new headlamps and refreshed interiors. The …

Volvo India to start assembling cars; aims to sell 10,000 cars by 2018

Reports are surfacing that Volvo Cars India will soon start assembling cars in their upcoming facility in Karnataka. Till now, Volvo has been …

Lock outs - one more reason for sluggish automobile sales?

When Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) announced the lock out of its two plants on 16th March 2014, it was not a haste decision. While the company has …

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