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Ahmedabad Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd commenced the manufacturing of global engines from its 4th factory at Vithalapur Ahmedabad district Gujarat Powering its 250cc above category twowheelers the dedicated engine line is set to serve the Global demand like Thailand US Canada Europe


ŠKODA Auto India expands its sales and service touchpoints from 38 in 2020 to 70 in 2021 Recently inaugurated new facilities in Bengaluru Hyderabad Chennai Mysuru and Puducherry Southern network expansion by 84 has fuelled the 90 sales growth YTD 2021 over 2020 ŠKODA KUSHAQ receives over 20000


Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam has recently taken the delivery of his brand new Kia Carnival premium MPV The Kia Carnival recently won the Facelift of the Year category at the recently concluded inaugural Zee Auto Awards As per the images shared by a dealership from Mumbai Sonu Nigam can be seen taking


Ather Energy has commissioned its second manufacturing facility in Hosur to cater to the growing demand of its electric scooters the 450X and 450 Plus The company plans to manufacture 400000 units per annum a jump from its current capacity of 120000 units Ather Energy had set up its first manufactu


Nissan Motor Co announced it will spend 2 trillion yen 1759 billion over five years to accelerate vehicle electrification to catch up with competitors in one of the fastest growth areas for car makers This is the first time Japans No3 automaker one of the worlds first massmarket electric vehicle EV


After riding into success on its Classic avatar Royal Enfield is set to transition into the modern era Marking the 120th year celebrations the company recently unveiled its most modern motorcycle in a concept form at the Milan motor show the SG 650 The SG 650 promises to be the finest motorcycle to


Customer test rides for Ola S1 and S1 Pro receive a big thumbs up Exclusive invite only test rides for customers who have purchased the Ola S1 and S1 Pro and have priority delivery windows Customer test rides offered as per prebooked test ride slots Kochi Ola Electric offers exclusive byinvit


Audi the German luxury car manufacturer has launched the facelifted Audi Q5 in India The new Audi Q5 gets an updated design and added features with assistance options The Audi A5 facelift has been launched at an exshowroom price of Rs 5893000 for Premium Plus variant and the Audi Q5 Technology is pr


The allelectric RollsRoyce ‘Spirit of Innovation’ aircraft has officially become the world’s fastest allelectric aircraft having set three new world records The aircraft reached a top speed of 5559 kmh 3454 mph over 3 kilometres smashing the existing record by 21304 kmh 132mph In further runs at the


Some Tesla owners reported on social media platforms that they were locked out from their vehicles and further experienced a serverrelated fault in their companys phone app Drivers became impatient as they could not use their Tesla app to unlock or start their electric cars After Tesla founder and C


Quiklyz would be the firstofitskind digital journey on vehicle usership available for both retail and corporate customers Set to leverage cross functional benefits of the diversified Mahindra Group To provide multi brand vehicle leasing subscription under one roof aims to reach 30 cities within


New Delhi Revving ahead to bring more excitement for passionate riders Honda Motorcycle Scooter India Pvt Ltd today unveiled the Grazia125 Repsol Honda Team Edition in India The machines of the Repsol Honda racing team inspired the graphics and design theme of this special edition along with vibra


New Delhi German luxury sports carmaker Porsche on Friday launched its allelectric Taycan range in India with price starting at Rs 15 crore along with the latest version of its compact SUV Macan priced Rs 8321 lakh onwards with an aim to further accelerate its growth in the country The Taycan is Po


Volvo Car India has announced the launch of its flagship luxury SUV – new Volvo XC90 with a completely new petrol mildhybrid engine at Rs 8990000 exshowroom The XC90 is a sevenseater SUV and joins the Volvo S90 and Volvo XC60 to get the new mildhybrid engine The Volvo XC90 was the first car to be la


Mahindra XUV700 has secured 5star Global NCAP rating in the recently conducted crash test by Global NCAP Also the SUV has the highest combined safety score Adult Child of 5769 out of a total of 6600 among the Indian vehicles tested so far by Global NCAP which makes XUV700 the safest Indian vehicle


The Odisha government has announced full exemption of motor vehicles taxes and registration fees on electric vehicles EVs in the state as per an official notification The decision was taken to encourage faster adoption of EVs it said The exemption granted under the Odisha Motor Vehicles Taxation Act


Honda Motor Co Ltd today announced plans to begin a  battery sharing service for electric tricycle taxis socalled “rickshaws” in India in the first half of 2022 using the Honda Mobile Power Pack e “MPP e” Honda’s allnew portable and swappable batteries In India as the economy continues to grow ener


Delhi Bajaj Auto the countrys largest twowheeler maker has launched the new Pulsar in the country today on October 28 The new Bajaj Pulsar is launched in two versions Bajaj Pulsar F250 and N250 in India starting at Rs 138 lakh exshowroom Delhi for the N250 The Bajaj Pulsar F250 has been priced at R


Tesla Inc surpassed 1 trillion in market value on Monday overshadowing the combined value of five of its biggest rivals Toyota Motor Corp Volkswagen AG Daimler AG Ford Motor Co and General Motors This also makes Tesla the most valuable car company globally despite selling much lesser cars than the o


New Delhi Elon Musk the worlds richest man has a net worth of 250 billion as Tesla shares set new alltime highs  The shares of the electric vehicle manufacturer finished at roughly 910 per share putting its market value beyond 900 billion for the first time Musk owns more than 20 of Tesla according


Kochi Gulf Oil International Ltd Gulf part of the Hinduja Group has launched a range of efluids for Hybrid and Electric EV passenger cars These products were introduced in the international markets including Europe Middle East and China earlier this year and now Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd GOLIL i


MercedesBenz has implemented its industry first ‘Retail of the Future’ ROTF business model in India paving way for a new retail model in the country Under this ‘direct to customer’ model which was first announced in June 2021 customers will directly buy the luxury vehicles from the brand rather than


New Delhi The fuel prices in India are skyrocketting with petrol and diesel reaching an all time high While diesel is touching Rs 100 per litre petrol is now touching Rs 110 per litre In fact petrol prices in all four metros has crossed Rs 100 per litre for the very first time in the history of Indi


New Delhi The endless wait of Pulsar fans for the launch of the allnew Bajaj Pulsar 2021 would come to end next week The newgeneration Bajaj Pulsar is going to be launched on October 28 Bajaj Auto has now released the first official teaser of its upcoming Pulsar 250 motorcycle Though Bajaj has shie


Powered by the 10L Turbocharged Engine Renault KIGER 5speed Manual offers the bestinsegment fuel efficiency of 205 KML certified by Automotive Research Association of India ARAI Thiruvananthapuram Renault which is in its 10th year of operations in India today announced a special feat achieved b


New Delhi Maruti Suzuki on Saturday October 16 pushed a teaser of its upcoming fourwheeler that is slated to launch in the Indian automobile market While the Indian carmaker didn’t name the car yet netizens are expecting that the upcoming fourwheeler could be none other than its Jimny 4×4 SUV  Taki


New Delhi The endless wait of Pulsar fans for the launch of the allnew Bajaj Pulsar 2021 would come to end this festive season The newgeneration Bajaj Pulsar is going to be launched on October 28 said media reports Though Bajaj has shied away from revealing the exact name of the upcoming Pulsar med


In the automotive industry battery electric vehicles can be seen moving steadily into the spotlight However Toyota has made a compelling case with its Mirai fuel cell EV The hydrogenpowered Mirai has set a Guinness World Record for the longest distance travelled by a fuel cell vehicle without refuel


New Delhi German premium carmaker MercedesBenz on Thursday rolled out the new locallyproduced SClass from its Chakan facility in Pune at a price starting from Rs 157 crore The company had launched the imported completely built unit version of its new generation flagship Sedan S class at a starting


New 125 cc engine with ETFi TVS IntelliGO Bestinsegment acceleration mileage Industry Best 33 Litre underseat storage which stores two fullface helmets Longest Seat Unique Progressive styling LED Headlamp Front External Fuel Filling MetalMAXX body  Hosur TVS Motor Company a reputed manufac


In the mini SUV segment Tata Motors will debut its new Punch model on October 4 The new SUV will be unveiled at 11 am at an event Viewers who are interested can watch the event on the companys official YouTube channel The prebookings will also start on the same day Select Tata Motors dealers in Mum


In October MercedesBenz will unveil the locally produced 2021 MercedesBenz SClass in India Despite the increased premium that comes with being fully imported the seventhgeneration W223 SClass has been on sale in CBU form in the country since June 2021 and has enjoyed considerable demand As a result


New Delhi In what could be good news for EV lovers Chinese carmaker Wuling HongGuang could launch what could be the cheapest electric car globally The company has decided on the upcoming affordable fourwheeler Nano which can be seen as inspiration from Tata Motors’ cheapest car in India   If report


A whirlwind of smoke came out before the scooty parked on the road then suddenly high flames of fire started coming out You must have heard and seen incidents of fire in a car parked or going on the road But have you ever seen a scooter or scooty catching fire If you haven’t seen it then watch it n


From today September 27 Toyota Kirloskar Motor will no longer produce or sell the Yaris automobile in India Lowerthanexpected sales could be one of the main factors The Yaris which went on sale on April 25 2018 for Rs 875000 has only sold 19784 units by the end of August In a statement the company


New Delhi If a vehicle fails to pass a fitness test a second time then it would be sent for scrapping This is mentioned in the guidelines issued for automated testing stations which are authorised to conduct fitness tests under the central government’s new scrapping policy In case of any complaint


Until a few years ago a vehicle that listens to your command and replies to you could be a scene in science fiction films If the filmmakers imagination of technology left you impressed get into the latest car from the MG stable and you could see and feel those things in real The Astor is the first s


Tata Motors on Tuesday said it will increase prices of its commercial vehicle range by around 2 per cent with effect from October 1 in order to offset the impact of rising input costs The effective price hike in the range of 2 per cent will be implemented based on the model and the variant of the v


When it comes to pickups Toyota is often loath to change but the company is finally making headway in the fullsize truck space with the introduction of the thirdgeneration Tundra on Sunday Its been 14 years since Toyota debuted the secondgen Tundra and its definitely been left in the dust by heavyhi


New Delhi Leading twowheeler maker Hero MotoCorp is going full throttle to launch a HarleyDavidson model with retro styling as it looks to enter a very profitable segment in the premium motorcycle space according to a senior company officialThe alliance between Hero and HarleyDavidson fructified las


New Delhi Energy storage solutions provider Okaya Groups EV arm has launched a new electric scooter Freedum The twowheeler will be available in several variants including a model that provides a maximum range of about 250 km on a single charge the company said  Okaya Freedum will be the third elect


Tata Motors has finally announced the launch of its flagship model Safari priced at Rs 2189 lakhThe Safari Gold Edition comes in two colours — The White Gold and The Black Gold It will also be showcased at the upcoming second leg of the VIVO IPL 2021  In terms of features the car has leather seats


Selfdriving startup Argo AI automaker Ford Motor Co and Walmart Inc will together launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami Austin and Washington DC the companies said on Wednesday Initial integration testing is expected to begin later this year the companies addedThe move comes as con


All new FURIO range of LCVs will offer for the first time “More Mileage or Truck back” and “Guaranteed Resale Value” in the highly competitive Indian CV industry including Higher Profit Guarantee on Tipper model Bollywood Superstar Ajay Devgn to endorse FURIO 7’s Double Guarantee proposition in a


Ford Motor Co will stop making cars in India and record roughly 2 billion in restructuring charges scaling back significantly in a country that past management saw becoming one of its three biggest markets Ford today said that it will shut down both of its plants in the country becoming the latest


A court in Delhi has granted anticipatory bail to Ford India Managing Director Anurag Mehrotra and Director David Allan Schock in connection with a fraud case filed by a dealer Allowing bail applications filed by Mehrotra and Schock additional sessions judge Raj Rani directed that in the event of t


Maruti Suzuki WagonR is easily one of the bestselling cars in India and hence quite easily recognizable However there are some versions of the car in other countries which can make anyone stand up and notice One such version was recently updated in Suzukis home country which is called WagonR Smile 


Gurugram Honda 2 wheeler launches the 1st virtual showroom in Indian premium motorcycle category Prioritizing safety and contactless engagement Honda 2Wheelers India today launched the Honda BigWing Virtual Showroom The virtual realitypowered platform will enable customers to experience the spirit o


Maruti Suzuki today announced the recall of 181754 units of five of its car models sold in India that include some petrol variants of Ciaz Ertiga Vitara Brezza SCross and XL6 The manufacturer says that vehicles manufactured between 4th May 2018 to 27th October 2020 will be inspected for a possible d


 Tesla has postponed some of its vital launches such as Cybertruck and Roadster until next year or 2023 a recent direction from Tesla chief Elon Musk might get many Tesla enthusiasts excited Musk has informed that Tesla is aiming to introduce its previously announced 25000 electric car in 2023  He


Tata Motors has made a big comeback after a hiatus in car manufacturing It all started with the arrival of Tiago In a short period of time there were many popular models such as Tiago Altroz and Harrier With the arrival of the Nexon the Tata version of electric vehicles was launched The wait is f


The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways recently announced a new Number Series called Bharat Series marked by ‘BH’ in order to facilitate seamless transfer of vehicles The Transport Ministry has stated that a vehicle bearing this registration mark shall not require the assignment of a new regist


NewDelhi The government has announced a host of ITbased solutions for vehicle registration which includes the introduction of a new registration mark for new vehicles – Bharat series BHseries Vehicles bearing the BH mark would not require a new registration mark when the owner shifts from one state


Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd on Thursday launched the allnew CB200X in India The motorcycle is meant for everyday usage as also for a bit of offroading The CB200X is priced at Rs 144 exshowroom Gurugram  Atsushi Ogata Managing Director President and CEO HMSI said “Today it is my great


The Department of Motor Vehicles has asked vehicle owners to provide their mobile number on the Parivahan website an online system for procedures related to vehicle registration The Department of Motor Vehicles said in a statement that the move was aimed at making online services such as change of a


Mumbai Mahindra Mahindra Ltd today took the wraps off the allnew XUV700 pronounced as XUV 7 double ‘Oh’ marking a brandnew era for the company Fittingly launched just hours ahead of the country’s 75th Independence Day the XUV700 represents India’s rise as a confident bold global powerhouse that is


Ola S1 Electric Scooter Launched and starting Priced at Rs 79999 The Ola Electric Scooter is not only one of the most talkedabout electric vehicles in India twowheeler in general It won’t be wrong to say that the Ola Electric Scooter is one of the most awaited twowheelers currently in India The exci


Bengalurubased startup Simple Energy has announced it will open bookings for its maiden electric scooter named the ‘Simple One’ on 15 August 2021 with the booking amount set at Rs 1947 Booking amount is set at Rs 1947 The amount Rs 1947 is chosen as the Simple One is launching on 15th August Indepen


Last year car dealerships closed due to the Covid19 epidemic and most manufacturers launched a variety of platforms for consumers Through them you can handle the procedures of buying a car online and complete the booking Now Toyota has launched a new venture called Virtual Showroom to further enhan


New Delhi The long awaited Ola Electric scooter is coming to the market will be officially launched on August 15 The company announced the booking of the Ola Electric Scooter on June 16 last year An electric scooter can be booked for just Rs 499 At the same time the fact that more than one lakh peop


Kochi Indian multinational automotive manufacturing company Mahindra has recalled 29878 vehicles The action was taken following the discovery of a defect in the fluid pipe The fault was found in the pickup trucks manufactured from January 2020 to February 2021Owners can inspect the vehicles free of


Gurugram Entering the second quarter of fiscal year 2022 on a positive note Honda Motorcycle Scooter India Pvt Ltd saw an uptick in twowheeler demand during the month of July’21 Noteworthy Honda 2Wheelers India contributed over 1 lac incremental units to the industry on the back of increase in dema


Indias popular motor Tata motors will be investing for this fiscal pegged at INR 28900 core mostly for its British arm Jaguar Land Rover company chairman N Chandrashekaran revealed on Friday As well the company will looking into raise capital separately for it electric vehicles with in an appropria


Kochi Resuming business continuity in a staggered manner Honda Motorcycle Scooter India Pvt Ltd has announced that production has recommenced at its plants in Manesar Haryana Tapukara Rajasthan and Vithalapur Gujarat Honda 2wheelers India has also announced support for its authorized dealers who w


Ford Co and Mahindra and Mahindra go their way and the agreement of collaboration wrap up and both of the companies is abandoning the joint venture in India Ford and Mahindra were proposed to develop atleast 3 utilities vehicle SUVs in India and emerging markets share suppliers aswellas powertrains


Employees who have been working with carmaker for one year would have been entitled to the benefit at 80 of their salary as of April 1 Employees who can take those weeks whenever they like during the first three years after three years after the birth of their child The policy is based on Sweden Nat


The king of laxury cars Mercedes Benz India expecting the market to recover a fast pace with huge spectrum of new launches presenting some high value products Mercedes Benz India control the laxuriois car market 7893 units sold in 2020 though the sales having down 43 from 13786 units YoY It was ahea


The strong demand among auto customers for small sports utility vehicles SUVs set in a sharpest booking prices increasing in last three years in this segment Hatch backs Premium hatch backs pemium sedans have seen close to 9 price hikes Regulators costs as well as raw materials inluded the price hik


The deadline fixed to tighten fuel efficiency rule for carmakers on April 2022 It will not be extended It should be a potential setback for carmakers likewise they are lobbying more time government and industry sources said The corporate average fuel efficiency requirements are designed to reduce ca


Maruthi suzuki the largest car maker of India is eyeing on record production for next financial year which may be the steepest growth since listing in 2003 It means maruthi driving an over all market expansion by its fastest in decadeSince it accounts for 50 of sales albeit on a lower base The com


Mumbai The minimum fare to take an autorickshaw or a taxi in Mumbai Thane or Navi Mumbai at midnight will be higher from March 1 according to new tariff cards The night fares will be ₹27 for auto rickshaws and ₹32 for taxis The minimum auto fare will go up from ₹18 to ₹21 whereas taxi fare will rise


Indias largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki on Monday announced that it has raised the prices for some car models by up to ₹34000 to mitigate the impact of rising costs It did not specify the increases for individual models The move comes after rival Mahindra and Mahindra increased prices of its personal


Honda Cars India has decided to shut its plant in Uttar Pradeshs Greater Noida which was set up in 1997 reports said However the plant will continue to have its research and development setup spare parts division and corporate office The automaker will rely on its facility in Rajasthan to roll out i


NewDelhi The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways on Saturday announced that use of FASTag will be mandatory in all fourwheelers from January 1 2021 Moreover a valid FASTag has been made mandatory for getting a new third party insurance through an amendment in FORM 51 certificate of Insurance and


A car that can transform itself into a plane within three minutes flew 1500 feet in the air over Slovakia as part of a test flight The vehicle AirCar has been developed by Slovakian firm KleinVision which released the video of the test flight The twoseat model weighs 1100 kg and can carry an additio


Tesla suffered a network outage on Wednesday that left owners of its electric cars unable to use the mobile app Those without physical key cards were unable to get into their cars as the app holds a digital key Although phones normally pair with the cars via Bluetooth to unlock the doors users said


Volvo Cars has said that it is recalling over two million vehicles worldwide as a preventive measure after it discovered that a steel wire connected to the front seat belts can be weakened It added that this a very rare problem and the affected models have been manufactured between 2006 and 2019 Thi


BMW Group and MercedesBenz AG have punted on what was meant to be a long term collaboration to develop nextgeneration automated driving technology together less than a year after announcing the agreement The German automakers called the break up “mutual and amicable” and have each agreed to concent


New Delhi The government today clarified that the 9 pm to 5 am curfew doesnt apply to buses trucks and goods carriers plying on state and national highways It added that it also doesnt apply to persons travelling to their destinations after disembarking from buses trains and flights It advised state


MercedesBenz India launched its new MPV VClass Elite at ₹110 crore Powered by a 2litre BSVI compliant diesel engine the VClass generates 120kW163hp and has 380Nm of torque It is equipped with features like luxury seats with massage climate control functions centre console with refrigeration compart


New Delhi Delhi Police fined a man for driving an oddnumber car near India Gate on Monday nearly 30 minutes after the oddeven scheme came into effect at 8 am The rule will be applicable on all nontransport fourwheeled vehicles from 8 am to 8 pm till November 15 Notably a fine of ₹4000 is imposed on


Lamborghini on Thursday launched its opentop model Huracán EVO Spyder in India at ₹41 crore exshowroom price Powered by 52litre V10 engine the car can go from 0100 kmph in 31 seconds and has a top speed of 325 kmph Its roof can be lowered in 17 seconds and it costs about ₹37 lakh more than the coupe


SKODA India has introduced its latest car the allnew KODIAQ Scout which seeks to combine true craftsmanship with precision With a 20 TDI engine and 7speed DSG it offers high power output Offering a muscular beauty and a robust body with offroad capability ŠKODA promises that the KODIAQ Scout will st


Renault recently launched the allnew Kwid with enhanced SUVinspired design details and nextgen technology The new Kwid comes with improved interior and exterior features like LED DRLs 8 inch Touchscreen MediaNAV LED Digital Instrument Cluster Passenger Airbag Rear Power windows and much more It also


Celebrating its 25th year MercedesBenz India is set to redefine India’s Luxury space in the automotive segment by launching the new Vclass The VClass is powered by a 21 litre BS VI diesel engine that generates 120kW power 380Nm torque and can go from 0100kmh in 109 seconds It features LED headlamps


India’s largest luxury car manufacturer MercedesBenz India launched the new generation offroader MercedesAMG G 63 at Rs 219 crore Powered by a 4 litre V8 twinturbo engine the SUV generates 585HP power has a peak torque of 850Nm and can go from 0100kmh in just 45 seconds Its newly developed AMG Ride


Skoda has launched the Rapid Onyx Edition in India at Rs 975 lakh The sedan gets Skoda’s signature black grille with a chrome surround sitting on glossy black 16 inch Clubber alloy wheels The blacked out projector headlamps get white bulbs and LED daytime running lamps The edition is offered with bo


MercedesBenz India launched the new CClass that combines unmatched luxury with progressive design dynamics stateofart multimedia system and uncompromising safety features The new CClass range comprises of the C220 d Progressive the C 220 d Prime the most powerful C 300 d AMG Line The CClass gets a p


Maruti Suzuki the country’s largest car maker on Friday announced that it would start testing 50 prototype electric vehicles on Indian roads The announcement was made by Osamu Suzuki chairman Suzuki Motor Corporation the parent company of Maruti Suzuki during his speech at the Global Mobility Summit


Ola cofounders Bhavish Aggarwal and Ankit Bhati have sought approval from the Competition Commission of India CCI for increasing their stake in parent company ANI Technologies The cofounders will indirectly use Singaporebased firm Temasek which reportedly invested 225 million in the startup The thre


Indias leading engineering conglomerate Escorts Limited announced its autonomous farming solution with the launch of Indias first autonomous concept tractor at the Exclusive 2018  in Delhi Escorts has collaborated with seven technology giants namely Microsoft Reliance Jio Trimble Samvardhana Mothers


German automaker MercedesBenz unveiled its first electric SUV EQC 400 4Matic at an event in Sweden on Tuesday Powered by a 402horsepower engine the car is claimed to last 450 km in European standards on a single charge and go from 0100 kmph in 51 seconds Its powered by an 80kWh battery pack running


Britains Prince Charles has acquired the royal familys first electric car with a bespoke Tata Motors Jaguar IPace in his favourite blue shade that has been made exclusively for him The £60000 ₹552 lakh car will be the royal familys first electric car and will join a royal fleet that includes RollsRo


Japanese car maker Nissan has recalled about 166000 vehicles from North America over a problem with the ignition switch which could cause the vehicle’s engine to shut down while driving Out of the vehicles 153000 are in the US while 13000 have been recalled from Canada Some of the affected models in


Ridehailing startup Ubers aerial taxi arm Uber Elevate is reportedly considering India as one of the five countries where it wants to launch air taxi service Uber is likely to use small vertical take off and landing aircraft for this service that unlike helicopters will make use of electric propulsi


A US judge has dismissed the shareholders lawsuit against Elon Muskled Tesla accusing the carmaker of misleading Model 3 vehicles production targets It was ruled that while Tesla failed to achieve production goals Federal securities laws do not punish companies for failing to achieve their targets F


Uber has plans to phase out cars in favour of electric bicycles and scooters for customers taking shorter journeys in big cities The ride hailing app already has the plan in place in  New York City Washington DC and Denver and will soon expand the environmentally friendly modes of transport to Europ


German luxury automaker Audi has unveiled a new electric supercar prototype Audi PB 18 etron which can go 0100 kmph in less than 2 seconds The allwheeldrive vehicle has three electric motors that push out a combined 670 horsepower and 612 pounds of torque It has a range of over 500 km and can be ful


The government has decided to offer a direct subsidy of ₹14 lakh for each electric vehicle according to reports According to reports the subsidy will be linked to the size of the battery with each kilowatt hour KwH capacity earning a subsidy of Rs 10000 This means existing electric cars which come w


Indias first Tesla Model X 100D has been imported by a customer in Mumbai Autocraft Customization has imported the Tesla Model X 100D and has shared the images of the electric crossover SUV on the social media channels The details of the owner of the Tesla Model X 100D has not been revealed The Tesl


Vespa launches allnew limitededition black scooter Vespa Notte at a special introductory price Also avail ₹10000 worth benefits on Notte the whole Vespa and Aprilia range The benefits include free insurance free accessory free RSA in addition to Paytm Mall benefits up to ₹5000 or zero cost EMI or l


South Korea will ban driving recalled BMWs that havent received safety checks following dozens of fires the German automaker has blamed on a faulty exhaust gas component South Koreas Ministry of Land Infrastructure and Transport said on Tuesday the ban taking effect tomorrow affects about 20000 vehi


Indias Largest car maker Maruti Suzuki which commissioned a market survey to understand customers expectations early this year has decided to develop electric motors for its small cars Alto WagonR Celerio and A starMaruti Suzuki plans to delve into manufacturing of electric vehicles in the small ca


Volkswagen Group  will name later on Monday an interim leader for its premium Audi brand after the unit’s Chief Executive Rupert Stalder was arrested a person familiar with the matter said “We now to find a solution for Audi’s leadership for the time when he is not here” the source said“We will comm


Peter Dredge co founder of Jaguar Vector piloted the boat at speeds of 8862 miles per hour across 8 miles of the Coniston Waters lake in Cambria England His speeds boat was developed with racing experts over at vector as well as Williams Advanced Engineering from which it borrowed the electric drive


The lightest and most hardcore version of the FType costs Rs265 crore and does a 0100 kmph in 37 seconds Although Jaguar launched the FType sports car in India back in 2016 it kept it’s most bonkers version the FType SVR away from our country Until now that’s it The british carmaker has announced th


Denying the claims that it exaggerated its ability to mass produce Model 3 car Tesla has asked a US court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the shareholders The lawsuit alleges Tesla released false statements that the production was on track last year In response Tesla said that it didn’t mislead anyone


Japanese automaker Nissan has launched Terrano SPORT special edition in India It gets dynamic body decals with an allblack roof wrap black wrapped pillars and new wheelarch claddings Bold new stripes have been emblazoned on the SUV’s hood fenders rear bumper and front and rear doors The new crimsons


MercedesBenz India launched the most powerful version of the EClass the new MercedesAMG E 63 S 4MATIC With a neverbefore explosive mix of performance and intelligence powered by twinturbo V8 engine with 612HP of power the car can zoom from 0100 kmh in just 34 seconds The MercedesAMG E 63 S 4MATIC is


Suzuki Motorcycle India Limited has recently launched the GSXS750 for Rs 745 lakh exshowroom Delhi The Japanese automaker seems to be planning to add yet another big bike to its India portfolio soon Emerging reports claim the VStrom 650 XT is the next in queue and it will be launched by July 2018Suz


Italian super bike maker Ducati on Tuesday launched an all new version of Monster 821 in India at an introductory price of Rs 951 lakh The Monster 821 comes with a Euro 4 compliant liquidcooled engine which delivers a maximum power of 109 hpThe bookings for the model are now open and deliveries will


Bajaj Pulsar 220 is all set to come with a new Make Over The motorcycle was customised as a cafe racer and christened BULL DOG by Visakhapatnam based Wild Craft Custom Motorcycles and theyve given the Bajaj Pulsar 220 a complete makeover There is no mention of any mechanical upgrades and thus wed as


The Iconic Santro  brand is coming back to India is indeed a good news for all people  who awaiting for their belove hatchback Internally Known as Hyundai AH2 the new Hyundai Santro 2018 will receive comprehensive aesthetic updates and a pack of new features along with an all –new engine setup Howev


Mahindra is all set to launch  its 7 seated  New MPV in India on April 18 The expected rate for this vehicle is 10 to 15 lakhs Code named U321 will debut a new 16 litre diesel engine that develops 125 hp and 305 Nm There will be a 15 –litre petrol engine with unknown specs A 6 speed torque converter


Dubai Car number plates will soon go digital in Dubai in a trial starting in May Vehicles will be fitted with smart plates with digital screens GPS and transmitters and the new plates will be able to inform emergency services if a driver meets an accident Dubais transport authority said these device


The most soughtafter number plate F1 is now on sale for Rs 132 crore in the UKApart from the fact that F1 signifies Formula 1 nothing much special The ad has been posted by Britainbased Afzal Kahn owner of Kahn Design The number plate is currently fixed on his Bugatti Veyron Kahn himself got the num


The MercedesBenz GLS Grand Editions impressive highlights and unparalleled power give it the authority to rule every terrain It combines luxury with agile dynamics and extensive safety systems It also features exclusive interior and exterior elements like the LED Intelligent Light System and the str


The global recall of more than 100000 electric cars by US carmaker Tesla will have minimal impact on its fleet in the UAE as the excessive corrosion problem in power steering component of the cars has been found to occur only in very cold climates In the UAE some 50 Tesla electric cars haven been de


The new Subaru Forester one of the brand’s bestsellers in the US made its debut at the New York International Auto Show today With it comes EyeSight Subaru’s driverassist technology and an interesting new safety feature that is totally new to the automaker’s lineup facial recognition Dubbed DriverFo


Korean luxuary car  manufacturer Genesis  is the latest to join the party with the unveiling of its Essentia grand touring EV concept at the New York Auto Show It embodies the GT format well with a long hood a low swoopy roofline and an upscale interior The Essentia features a carbon fiber monocoque


Ferrari 812 Superfast has been launched in India at Rs 52 crore The brand new V12 replaces the F12 Berlinetta and is the most powerful Ferrari ever to have been built The Ferrari 812 Superfast comes with a 65litre V12 engine that churns out a maximum power output of 789 bhp Speaking of toque the eng


Luxury car manufacturer Jaguar Land RoverJLR a subsidiary of Tata Motors is expecting a drop in growth this year due to the hike in customs duty on components and imposition of high GST rates on the premium segment managing director of JLR India Rohit Suri said The impact of customs duty hike on par


  Volkswagen brought its SEDRIC multi passenger autonomous concept shuttle back to the Geneva Motor Show  The SEDRIC School Cool Bus concept vehicle is done up in scholastic yellow with


Mercedes announced that futuristic headlamps will be available in top of the line MercedesMaybach SClass vehicles These smart headlights are equipped with the equivalent of a digital projector which can control how and where the light is thrown The sensors on the car can determine when and how brigh


TVS Motor Company has rolled out the new generation of the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Termed as the Race Edition 20 the new Apache RTR 200 4V gets an ‘AntiReverse Torque ART Slipper Clutch’ technology The Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 20 will also sport new racinginspired graphics lending the motorcycle


Hero Moto Corp Ltd HMCL on Wednesday announced the launch of its new Super Spendor at Rs 57190 exshowroom Delhi Targeted at young professionals the new Super Splendor offers better design and new features This is in addition to the trust and reliability of the brand that claims more than 50 per cent


Flying cars are coming sooner than you think Robert Dingemanses dream of letting commuters albeit wellheeled ones choose whether to drive or fly to work comes a significant step closer He is unveiling the first production model of the PALV Liberty a 3wheeled 2seat car and gyroplane rolled into one a


Renault has unveiled a ridesharing and selfdriving electric concept car called EZGO which will be available on demand via an app Passengers can enter through a hatch in the front while the car features lights to show where the ramp platform will land Renault claims the car has a limited speed of 50


Toyota announced it will launch the self driving car company named Toyota Research Institute Advanced Development” or TRIAD of 28 billion along with automotive suppliers Aisin Seiki and Denso towards the development of autonomous vehicles It aims to create a fully –integrated software for automated


Tata has introduced the allnew H5X Concept first time in 2018 Delhi Auto Expo This SUV was one of the most expected model from Tata which is expected to be launched before April 2019The new H5X concept is developed in Tatas new OMEGA Optimal Modular Efficient Global Advanced architecture which is a


A new electric vehicle startup Twenty Two Motors has launched its first product – the Flow electric scooter – at a price of Rs 74740 exshowroom Delhi The Flow is powered by a 21 kW Bosch motor and a 32 Ah lithiumion battery packThe company has added a fair amount of technology in the Flow scooter LE


The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India launched the new version of its popular hatchback Swift at an introductory price ranging between Rs499 lakh to 829 lakh It is available in both petrol and diesel engine options and for the first time get the option of a diesel automatic as wellWhil


BMW Motorrad India has launched the allnew BMW F 750 GS and the allnew BMW F 850 GS on February 7 at the Auto Expo 2018While the allnew BMW F 750 GS has been priced at Rs 1220000 and the allnew BMW F 850 GS can be bought for Rs 1370000The motorcycles will be available as Completely Builtup Units CBU


Kia unveiled a new futuristic SP Concept which made its world premiere at AutoExpo 2018 alongside a showcase of 16 global models The SP Concept’s front mask combines a bold formative design with Kia’s unique ‘Tiger nose’ grille Kia will kick off its retail sales in India in the second half of the ne


Hyundai launches i20 Elite Facelift in India Cheaper than Maruti Baleno as the Auto Expo 2018 has begun Hyundai has launched i20 Elite Facelift in India This premium hatchback car whose starting price is 534 lakh rupees This new car will see some major changes compared to the previous car Its front


According to Reports Daimler and automotive supplier Robert Bosch will be testing selfdriving socalled robotaxis in the next few months MercedesBenz owner Daimler and Bosch teamed up last year to develop selfdriving cars in an alliance aimed at accelerating the production of robotaxis joining a grow


Mumbai The Bajaj Pulsar RS200 is back in the market with a colour variant The new variant is of Racing Red in theme The new edition is priced at Rs 123 lakh for the nonABS variant and Rs 135 lakh for the ABS version Visually the new colour combination looks quite stunning with the twotone combinatio


The third generation of the very popular hatchback Maruti Suzuki Swift has been launched The new Swift offers signature DRLs with LED projector headlamps precision cut two tone alloys LED rear combination lamps and a 7 inch touch screen infotainment system The advanced auto gear shift technology is


Germanys  carmaker Audi to recall 127 lakh diesel cars as it has been  detected having  illicit emission control devices The ministry said the engines designed to meet the latest Euro 6 emissions standards offered no reduction of harmful nitrogen oxides Out of 127 lakh cars involved in the recall 77


Audi has launched the new Audi Q5 which uses a 20litre TDI engine that generates 190 hp with a torque of 400 Nm Accelerating from 0100 kmph in 79 seconds it can attain a top speed of 218 kmph Its features include Virtual Cockpit smartphone interface wireless charging and 3zone deluxe AC The price va


New Delhi Japanese auto maker Honda to recall  22084 units of the 2013 model of Honda City in India as  a part of a global exercise to rectify faulty airbags The recall will also affect 510 units of Accord and 240 units of Jazz The latest exercise takes the overall number of recalled vehicles equipp


SIAM The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers now asks the the ministry of finance to consider a reduction in the custom duty charges of imported parts of electric vehicles Its also requested not to offer any such concessions to imported completely  built units in order to promote local manufa


The General Motors now revealing out  images of a  special car named The Cruise AVIt is a selfdriving car  without  steering wheel pedals or manual controls It is expected to start production of this particular car from 2019 The proposal is under US Department of Transportation Another important fe


The worlds fastest SUV Urus launched in India  ‘Urus’ is manufactured by Italian car maker Lamborghini  The supercar is available at a price of ₹3 crore Powered by a twinturbo V8 petrol engine the speed is of 305 kmph In just 36 seconds the car could be accelerated from 0100 kmph


Frank Furt   Batterypowered cars are not ready for mass production yet the chairman of Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp told a German magazine adding that he did not see US electric vehicle pioneer Tesla as a role model “Batterypowered cars with a long range are very expensive and it takes a long time to


The mostawaited Renault Captur compact SUV will be launched in the country on November 6 The car had been unveiled in Goa a few weeks back and Renault had also officially opened bookings at the same time On 6th showrooms will get cars and deliveries will kick off in the same week Renault has also st


Beijing General Motors and its joint venture partner Shanghai GM will recall more than 25 million vehicles in China This move is in regards to the concerns about airbags made by troubled Japanese giant Takata Takata has recalled about 100 million airbags produced for some of the worlds largest autom


Saying about Nano’s future Tata motors COO Satish Borwankar said “going forward alternative plans for Nano are being considered” adding “production of Nano is no longer a viable proposition” However he clarified the company wouldn’t phase out Nano due to sentimental reasons and because shareholders


People who were waiting for the Chevy Bolt EV were thrilled when General motors started telling them much earlier than planned Some of them might now have electric cars that could leave them stranded in the middle of nowhere GM has admitted to Auto blog that a number of it earliest Bolts have Batter


  Thiruvananthapuram A selfride bike rental platform named ‘Royal Brothers’ has launched its service in the city The Bengaluru based company which is present in 26 cities in 10 states has registered 30 bikes of different models in Thiruvananthapuram and will be available to rent to ride in prominen


Germany MercedesBenz has been under intense pressure from police and prosecutors in regards to the possible manipulation of diesel exhaust emissions in their passenger cars As a result Over Three million MercedesBenz owners in Europe will be offered a software fix for their diesel cars The fix is re


  France will end sales of petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 as part of an ambitious plan to meet its targets under the Paris climate accord The announcement comes a day after Volvo said it would only make fully electric or hybrid cars from 2019 onwards Nicolas Hulot the country’s new ecology minis


As we say this new featured Honda City comes up with many hard stories like we have When we drive it smoothly navigates between the very extremes with sheer and great poise By this it reflects what we feel within us That’s the symbol of our great drive ENGINEIt comes with 2 variant When we say Dies