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Top 5 Bluetooth-enabled Two Wheelers Under Rs 1 Lakh
Top 5 Bluetooth-enabled Two Wheelers Under Rs 1 Lakh

Until recently, Bluetooth connectivity was a tech that featured only on large-capacity and expensive motorcycles. Now manufacturers are stepping up and offering it on most of their popular and affordable offerings. The most recent two-wheeler to get Bluetooth connectivity is the TVS Jupiter Grande Edition. There are quite a few Bluetooth-equipped two-wheelers you can buy today

Renault Triber Waiting Period Can Stretch Up To 3 Months
Renault Triber Waiting Period Can Stretch Up To 3 Months

The Renault Triber is priced between Rs 4.95 lakh to Rs 6.49 lakh (ex-showroom India). It is offered in four variants with a  BS4-compliant petrol-manual powertrain. It is readily available in Mumbai, Ghaziabad, Surat and Patna. Delhi buyers will need to wait the longest at three months. In other cities, the waiting period could range

TVS Jupiter Becomes Millennial-friendly, Gets Smartphone Connectivity
TVS Jupiter Becomes Millennial-friendly, Gets Smartphone Connectivity

TVS debuted its SmartXonnect technology (TVS’ jargon for its Bluetooth connectivity feature) on the NTorq 125. That said, its highest-selling scooter is the Jupiter and the next logical step had to be the launch of a Jupiter variant with the connectivity feature. That’s exactly what the brand has done with the introduction of the new Jupiter Grande Edition with SmartXonnect.

Lamborghini Sian: The New Raging Bull In Detailed Images

Lamborghini has certainly planted itself as one of the much awaited manufacturers at the Frankfurt Motor Show with the unveil of its new raging bull, the Sian. The name translates to ‘lightning’ in Bolognese dialect, and we couldn’t agree more as the new raging bull is not only blisteringly fast but is also quite the looker. Here’s a

Audi Q7 Black Edition Launched; Limited To Just 100 Units

Audi has introduced the Q7 Black Edition in India at a price of Rs 82.15 lakh for the 45 TFSI and Rs 86.30 lakh for the 45 TDI (ex-showroom) variants. The diesel and petrol variants of the Q7 Black Edition command a premium of Rs 1.02 lakh to Rs 1.05 lakh over the Technology variant. Only 100

Tata Harrier Now Gets Optional 5-Year, Unlimited Kilometre Warranty
Tata Harrier Now Gets Optional 5-Year, Unlimited Kilometre Warranty

Pentacare warranty program for the Tata Harrier is valid for five years with no cap on the total distance covered. Pentacare package is priced at Rs 25,960 and can be availed within 90 days of purchase. As standard, the Harrier comes with a 2-year/1 lakh kilometre warranty. The new package covers the engine, transmission and various other

Toyota Fortuner Gets A Sporty Makeover For Its 10th Anniversary

Toyota Fortuner TRD Celebratory Edition gets various cosmetic updates inside-out. Changes include updated bumpers, TRD Celebratory badging and a dual tone paint job. It doesn’t get any mechanical or feature upgrades over the diesel-AT 4×2 donor variant. The flagship Fortuner variant costs Rs 25,000 more  than the diesel-AT 4×4 variant. The Fortuner is now priced between

Swift Still The Highest Selling Car In Its Segment In August 2019
Swift Still The Highest Selling Car In Its Segment In August 2019

Swift remains most popular in August 2019. Ford Figo biggest loser in terms of drop in demand compared to last month. Ford Freestyle enjoys month-on-month growth. Hyundai’s Grand i10 is the second-most sought after hatchback after launch of Nios. Overall mid-size hatchback sales continue to decline as month-on-month figures go down by over 18 percent.

Volkswagen Reveals ID.3, An All-electric Production Vehicle, At Frankfurt
Volkswagen Reveals ID.3, An All-electric Production Vehicle, At Frankfurt

ID.3 is an EV hatchback based on the MEB platform. The electric motor onboard is capable of making 204PS and 310Nm. Battery packs available in three capacities: 45kWh, 58kWh and 77kWh. Top speed for 45kWh and 58kWh versions is locked at 160kmph. Can be fast-charged to offer a range of 290km in just 30 minutes.

Hyundai i10 N Line Could Be The Grand i10 Nios Hot Hatch In India!
Hyundai i10 N Line Could Be The Grand i10 Nios Hot Hatch In India!

This is the fourth Hyundai car to get a sportier N version globally. Will use the 1.0-litre turbo-petrol from Venue in a detuned state. Differs in design from the regular i10 sold in Europe. Could be showcased at the 2020 Auto Expo in India. India launch expected in late-2020 or early-2021. Could command a premium

Tata Nexon Kraz Limited Edition Launched At Rs 7.57 Lakh

Tata has launched a new Nexon Kraz edition to mark the sub-4 metre SUVs 1 lakh unit sales milestone. The manual variant of the Nexon Kraz is priced at Rs 7.57 lakh while the Kraz+ AMT variant goes for Rs 8.17 lakh (both prices, ex-showroom New Delhi). The Nexon Kraz comes with a black body colour and

Automobile Crisis: India records worst-ever drop
Automobile Crisis: India records worst-ever drop

Automobile Crisis: Automobile sales in India witnessed its worst-ever drop in August with despatches in all segments, including passenger vehicles and two-wheelers, continuing to plummet as the sector reels under an unprecedented downturn, industry body SIAM reported on Monday.  This is the steepest fall in overall vehicle sales in the country since Society of Indian

Top 5 Car News Of The Week

Increased penalty for traffic offenders: In a bid to make Indian roads a safer place for pedestrians as well as motorists, the government has revised the penalty for the traffic violators. There have been some fine and jail term revisions along with new law that has the potential to reduce the number of road accidents in the country. 

Porsche Goes Green In Style; Debuts All-Electric Taycan

The Porsche Taycan Turbo S puts out 751PS and 1049Nm. It also offers a WLTP certified range between 341km to 402km. Meanwhile, the Taycan Turbo provides a maximum range of 450km. Turbo S does 0-100kmph in 2.6 seconds; Turbo takes 0.4 seconds longer. The Taycan can be charged from 5 to 80 per cent in

Euro-Spec Hyundai i10 Revealed, Looks Sportier Than Grand i10 Nios

Third-gen compact hatchback is called the i10 in international markets, unlike India. Available with a choice of 1.0-litre 3-cylinder and 1.2-litre 4-cylinder petrol engines. Both engines get two transmission choices, including a 5-speed manual transmission and a 5-speed automated manual transmission (AMT).  Features Blue Link telematics like the Venue.  Gets a vast list of 22

Petrol, Diesel Cars To Live On For Now; Could Get More Affordable

Petrol and diesel cars unlikely to face a ban in the near future. SIAM asks for a dedicated automobile agency from the government. Petrol and diesel cars currently attract a GST or 28 per cent. This could be reduced to 18 per cent in the near future. At the 59th annual convention of the Society

Maruti Vitara Brezza To Get Petrol Variants In 2019
Maruti Vitara Brezza To Get Petrol Variants In 2019

Vitara Brezza could use the 1.5-litre petrol engine also present in the Ertiga and Ciaz. Could get an automatic transmission. The Ertiga and Ciaz are already available with the same. Diesel could be phased out with this update. Maruti has just confirmed that they will be putting a petrol engine in the Vitara Brezza in

More Affordable MV Agusta Bikes India-bound
More Affordable MV Agusta Bikes India-bound!

Earlier in July, Italian motorcycle marque MV Agusta announced its partnership with China’s Loncin Motor Company to build small capacity motorcycles. It is said that four motorcycles will first come out of this partnership. But what’s even more interesting is that we’ve got confirmation that these bikes will be arriving on our shores. The facilities for its Indian

Volkswagen Vento Facelift Launched

The India-spec Volkswagen Vento has been given yet another facelift as the generation update seems to remain a bit of a distant dream. It now gets updated exterior cosmetics and a few added features. Prices of the 2019 Vento start from Rs 8.76 lakh (ex-showroom, pan-India).   Variant-wise prices for the new Vento are yet to be

Bajaj Pulsars Set To Get BS6 Updates Soon!
Bajaj Pulsars Set To Get BS6 Updates Soon!

Bajaj Auto is expected to update its Pulsar range of motorcycles to meet upcoming BS6 emission norms soon. The good news is that the bikemaker plans to update every model it sells currently, including the Pulsar 150, Pulsar 180, Pulsar 220 as well as the recently launched Pulsar 125. Apart from the Pulsar RS200, the rest of motorcycles in the range