By Dhruv Saxena: The Auto Today August 2020 issue is out now and like last time, we’ve made the new issue available for download free of cost. The automobile industry has steadily been heading towards normalcy as evidenced by the slew of new cars and motorcycles that have been introduced in recent times as well as the sales figures.
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The big story this month is the global premiere of the Kia Sonet, which will become Kia's third product in India joining the Seltos and Carnival and will lock horns with the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Ford EcoSport, Tata Nexon and Mahindra XUV300. Our Top Story brings you all the details on the upcoming SUV. Our First Drive section this month is dominated by luxury cars including Mercedes-Benz's GLE and GLS SUVs along with BMW's flagship M car, the 600bhp M8. We get behind the wheel of the VW Polo that now comes with a new turbocharged petrol engine, as well as the Skoda Superb which also gets a new turbo petrol motor along with cosmetic updates outside and inside. The all-new Honda City goes head-to-head with the refreshed Hyundai Verna in our comprehensive road test as well find out which of the two is the better choice.
The August 2020 issue of Auto Today continues our trip down memory as we dig up some of our most epic drives. The Pride of India series with Hyundai continues with a trip to a solar farm with the Kona Electric to discover India's solar power potential. Moving on to the two-wheeler section, we ride the new Hero Xtreme 160R, the company’s most promising motorcycle in recent years, and the affordable tourer Bajaj Dominar 250. Rounding of the First Ride section is our review of the Harley-Davidson Low Rider S. As always, there is all the news from the Indian and international automotive scene as well as updates on our long term fleet. Enjoy the August issue of Auto Today and until next month, ride and drive safe!