Top 10 Most Googled Cars Of 2019
Top 10 Most Googled Cars Of 2019


Time really does fly. The year 2019 went more or less like a flash with the automotive industry surprising us with major happenings. A quick recap reveals various ups and downs. Starting on a positive note, 2019 witnessed quite a number of new launches right from entry-level cars like the Maruti S-Presso to big bruisers

2020 Mahindra Bolero BS6 Spied Testing

Mahindra Bolero expected to get aesthetic updates as well.  2020 Bolero spied in front-end camo wrap with emissions testing equipment. Bolero’s 1.5-litre diesel engine was BS6-certified by ARAI earlier this year, launch in 2020. The Bolero’s current BS4 1.5-litre diesel unit is tuned to produce 71PS and 195Nm. Gallery Reviews Mahindra’s best-selling model, the Bolero

Confirmed: Tata Altroz To Be Launched On January 22, 2020

The Altroz was officially unveiled on December 3 in its production form. It is Tata’s first product to be based on the new ALFA ARC platform. At launch, it will be offered with two BS6-compliant engine options. Features including cruise control, ambient lighting and a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system. Expected to be priced between Rs

Yamaha’s R15-derived Scooter Now Gets Traction Control

Yamaha has updated the NMax 155 scooter for 2020 as the new iteration has just been revealed to the Indonesian market. Cosmetically, there might not be much difference as the older-gen NMax. Where it is revised is under the skin as the R15-derived 155cc single-cylinder motor now makes slightly more power and gets electronic rider aids. The

Skoda To Discontinue 1.5-litre Diesel In BS6 Era

Many small diesel engines are being axed by carmakers instead of getting them updated to meet BS6 norms. And now it’s Skoda’s turn as we have direct confirmation from Zac Hollis, Director of Skoda India, that the 1.5-litre TDI unit that has powered the Rapid for many years will not be offered in the BS6 era. Skoda plans

Kia Seltos vs MG Hector: Petrol DCT Performance & Mileage Compared
Kia Seltos vs MG Hector: Petrol DCT Performance & Mileage Compared

We have already tested the manual turbo-petrol units of these two rookie sensations where the Kia Seltos took the win home. But what happens when you throw a dual-clutch automatic transmission in the equation? We went looking for answers, again. Before we proceed, let’s take a look at the spec-sheet for better perspective:   MG

Kia Seltos Gets A Big Panoramic Sunroof. Sadly We Can’t Have It

The China-spec version of the Kia Seltos is called the KX3. The KX3 is 30mm longer, 25mm taller and has a 20mm longer wheelbase than the India-spec Seltos. In India, the Seltos rivals the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Tata Harrier and MG Hector. Kia Motors, which made its India debut with the launch of

Kia Carnival To Launch In India Ahead Of 2020 Auto Expo

Kia entered the Indian market with the launch of the Seltos as its first offering. The next model due to arrive on our shores is the Carnival MPV, which will be launched in January 2020. Select Kia dealers have already begun taking pre-orders for it. The Carnival MPV is a premium MPV, positioned above the likes of the Toyota

There’s A Lot Of Buzz Around These Electric Custom Bikes
There’s A Lot Of Buzz Around These Electric Custom Bikes

Custom motorcycles have been around almost as long as motorcycles themselves, but with the electric revolution fully underway, we’re now starting to see electric customs as well. The latest is from Italian firm E-Racer Motorcycles, which has gotten its hands on a Zero SR/F and FXS. The result — the Edge and the RUGGED Mark2. The futuristic cafe

Motorcycle Hub Steering vs Conventional Steering Differences Explained

Conventional steerings on motorcycles comprise either telescopic forks or upside-down forks, both of which are widely used on bikes these days. There is, though, a third steering assembly (hub steering) that’s usually considered taboo or pure witchcraft by the uninformed. Today, we’re here to shed some light on the differences between the former and the

Renault Now Offering Warranty Up To 7 Years!
Renault Now Offering Warranty Up To 7 Years!

The extended warranty package is called R-Secure Anytime Warranty. It can be availed even after the standard or extended warranty has lapsed. Prices of the warranty package differ based on the service history of the vehicle. Major components such as engine, gearbox, steering box, alternator and more are covered under the warranty. French carmaker Renault

Top 5 Car News Of The Week: Hyundai Aura Unveil, 2020 Mahindra XUV500, FASTag And More

Hyundai Aura Unveil: Hyundai’s upcoming sub-4m sedan has been the talk of the town for a while now. It is expected to be sold alongside the Xcent and now, the Korean carmaker has officially revealed the date when the Aura will be unveiled. FASTag: The government recently announced that the FASTag e-toll payment system will be

Battle Of BS6 Bikes: TVS Apache RTR 160 4V vs Yamaha FZ-S FI V3.0

With the launch of the FZ Version 3.0 range, Yamaha became the first brand to introduce a BS6-compliant motorcycle in the 160cc segment. This was followed by TVS launching BS6-compliant versions of the Apache RTR 160 4V and Apache RTR 200 4V. Interestingly, both bikes have witnessed a drop in output figures in pursuit of cleaner emissions. So a comparison between the two

Tata Altroz Series Production Begins, Launch In January 2020
Tata Altroz Series Production Begins, Launch In January 2020

Pre-bookings expected to begin after the unveil. Tata Altroz will get three engine options with the choice of an automatic gearbox. Prices expected to range between Rs 5.5 lakh and 8.5 lakh. Tata Motors has flagged off the first series production unit of its upcoming premium hatchback, the Altroz. The Tata Altroz will be unveiled in

Govt extends mandatory FASTag roll out date to Dec 15
Govt extends mandatory FASTag roll out date to Dec 15

 The government on Friday announced extending the date to December 15 for making FASTag mandatory for toll payments on national highways.The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways had earlier announced that from December 1, toll payments on highways would be accepted through FASTags only.  “To facilitate sufficient lead time to citizens to obtain FASTag, it

Xiaomi’s New Electric Cycle Can Be Folded And Tucked Away Into A Backpack!

Xiaomi is no stranger to making electric bikes that keeps social media buzzing. We’ve already seen the Himo T1 and the C20, and now, the Chinese conglomerate has unveiled a new electric bike called the Himo H1. Yes, it is weird to call this thing a cycle, but what’s even weirder is how compact and portable it is. 

BS6 TVS Jupiter Classic Launched, Gets Fuel-injection

TVS Motor has launched its first BS6 scooter, the Jupiter Classic. This comes hot on the heels of the launch of the BS6 versions of the Apache RTR 200 4V and the Apache RTR 160 4V. Priced at Rs 67,911 (ex-showroom Delhi), the BS6 Jupiter Classic is Rs 7921 dearer than its corresponding BS4 variant. Bookings for the scooter should begin

Toyota Vellfire India Launch Confirmed For Early 2020
Toyota Vellfire India Launch Confirmed For Early 2020

The Toyota Vellfire luxury MPV had been showcased in India at private events back in July this year and select dealers have started taking bookings too. We can now confirm that the Vellfire will be launched in India in the first quarter of 2020. Monthly reports also mention 20 units of the Vellfire being shipped in October 2019 —

Himalayan Goes Flat Tracking At Rider Mania 2019
Himalayan Goes Flat Tracking At Rider Mania 2019

Royal Enfield seems to be super pumped about flat track racing. The Chennai-based manufacturer first showcased the Twins FT custom bike built by its technological partner — Harris Performance — at EICMA 2019. Similarly, at this year’s Rider Mania, Enfield rolled out five flat track-ready Himalayans as it prepares to start a flat track school in India. Interestingly, these

Royal Enfield’s Future Includes Electric Motorcycles Says CEO
Royal Enfield’s Future Includes Electric Motorcycles Says CEO

Last year the company had disclosed that it was working on an electric bike platform. The electric motorcycle was being developed by Royal Enfield’s technology centre in the UK. Royal Enfield might showcase an electric motorcycle concept at EICMA next year. Royal Enfield has been looking at making electric motorcycles for a while now. Last year,