Apr 23

Honda India Rides In The CBR650R
Honda India Rides In The CBR650R

The Honda CBR650R has been launched in India at Rs 7.7 lakh, ex-showroom pan-India. Compared to the previous model, the CBR650F, the new motorcycle is Rs 32,000 dearer. The CBR650R was first unveiled at the 2018 EICMA show. Honda has detuned the bike for the Indian market a bit, presumably due to the fuel quality available here as well

Renault Duster Will Undergo A Facelift This Year To Brace Up For Competition
Renault Duster Will Undergo A Facelift This Year To Brace Up For Competition

`Apart from cosmetic changes, expect the updated version to be more feature-rich. We hope Renault updates the interior design as well. Expect same powertrains as the existing model. Prices are likely to go up; the current version is priced from Rs 8 lakh to Rs 13.1 lakh (ex-showroom). The Renault Duster is set to receive an update

Skoda April 2019 Offers: Discounts on Rapid, Octavia, Superb & Kodiaq
Skoda April 2019 Offers: Discounts on Rapid, Octavia, Superb & Kodiaq

Skoda Rapid has multiple discount schemes available for it, depending upon model year. The discounts on the Superb are also categorised between 2018 and 2019 model year. The Kodiaq is being offered with a loyalty bonus of Rs 50,000 The Skoda Octavia can be had for Rs 25,000 less, if you already own a Skoda

Weekly Wrap-up: Why Wait For Hyundai Venue & MG Hector; 2020 Creta Revealed
Weekly Wrap-up: Why Wait For Hyundai Venue & MG Hector; 2020 Creta Revealed

Should You Wait For Hyundai Venue?: The Venue’s launch is still a month away and you’re planning to buy a sub-4m SUV now. What should you do in that case — wait for the Venue or pick one its rivals? Let us help you decide. Read this. Alert Me When Launched 2020 Hyundai Creta Previewed Via

Production-Spec Tata H2X To Have An Electric Version?
Production-Spec Tata H2X To Have An Electric Version?

H2X Concept-based entry-level SUV will debut at 2020 Auto Expo. Based on Tata’s in-house developed ALFA-ARC platform, same as the Altroz. Likely to share powertrain with the Altroz EV, which will be launched in 2020. Tata promises ALFA-ARC-based EVs will have a range of over 300km per charge. Will rival the all-electric versions of the KUV100

Mahindra TUV300 Facelift Leaked; Looks More Premium Now
Mahindra TUV300 Facelift Leaked; Looks More Premium Now

Mahindra TUV300 gets mild cosmetic updates both inside and out. Gets an updated grille, smoked headlamps with DRLs and clear lens tail lamps. TUV300 facelift expected to be launched in the coming weeks. Prices to remain largely similar; currently priced between Rs 8.4 lakh to Rs 11.04 lakh. The current model was launched in September

Renault City K-ZE (Kwid EV): In Pics
Renault City K-ZE (Kwid EV): In Pics

Apart from a few minor updates, the City K-ZE looks identical to the Kwid. Wheelbase and boot space too are identical to the petrol-powered Kwid. Can be charged up to 80 percent in 50 minutes using a fast charger. The all-electric Kwid is likely to be launched  in India in the near future. Will rival the WagonR EV, Tata H2X-based EV

Hyundai Venue Breaks Cover, Ready To Take On Sub-4m SUVs With Bold Styling
Hyundai Venue Breaks Cover, Ready To Take On Sub-4m SUVs With Bold Styling

The Hyundai Venue is set to launch on 21 May 2019. Will be offered with three powertrains – two petrol and one diesel. Debuts new 1.0-litre turbo-petrol and 7-speed DCT in India. Gets internet-based connected tech, 8-inch touchscreen and sunroof. Rivals Vitara Brezza, Nexon, XUV300 and EcoSport. Likely to be priced between Rs 8 lakh

2019 Suzuki GSX-S750 Gets Snazzier
2019 Suzuki GSX-S750 Gets Snazzier

Suzuki Motorcycles has launched the 2019 edition of the GSX-S750. The updates are only limited to the addition of two new colours – matte black and Pearl White with a new set of graphics. And no, you don’t have to pay extra. The Suzuki GSX-S750 continues to be priced at Rs 7.46 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). While,

Ballistic Buffet – 2019 Porsche World Roadshow

Want vs need, it’s a never ending battle we face in this horrible, horrible thing called adult-ing. When Porsche sent us an invite for the Porsche World Roadshow, I just wanted to drive some fancy cars that I could never afford, at the Buddh International Circuit, a race track that, shamefully, I’d never driven on, to post

Hyundai Venue Vs Rivals: Spec Comparison
Hyundai Venue Vs Rivals: Spec Comparison

Hyundai has unveiled its first sub-4m SUV, the Venue. The SUV is equipped with various segment-first features and also gets a new turbocharged petrol engine coupled to an in-house developed 7-speed dual clutch transmission. But is it capable enough to take on well established rivals like the Vitara Brezza and the Tata Nexon? To find out, let’s compare

Skoda Kodiaq Scout To Launch In India In Q4 2019
Skoda Kodiaq Scout To Launch In India In Q4 2019

Scout will be the third variant of the Kodiaq SUV in India. It has a higher ground clearance compared to the Kodiaq Style and L&K. It gets a specific Off-road mode that improves its capability over rough terrain compared to the regular Kodiaq. Cosmetic differences will be limited to silver finish at various places on

2020 Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 Facelift Unveiled; Gets Sportier S Variant

Unveiled at the New York International Motor Show, the GLC 63 AMG gets subtle updates to make it even more desirable Comes in two variants, the base and the more potent ‘S’ variant. Both variants feature the tried and tested 4.0-litre bi-turbo V8 motor, but in different states of tune. Both variants are available in

Renault Set To Launch Sub-4 Metre SUV To Revive Fortunes In India

The sub-4 metre SUV will be launched after the upcoming Triber Renault is developing a sub-4 metre SUV for India. Codenamed the HBC, it will rival the Vitara Brezza. Triber set to be launched by the second half of 2019. To launch Kwid and Duster facelifts later this year. Renault has announced that it is working

2019 Suzuki GSX-S750 Gets Snazzier

Suzuki gives its middleweight streetfighter a new set of clothes Gets two new colours – matte black and white, along with a refreshed set of graphics.  Prices remain unchanged at Rs 7.46 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).  It competes against the Kawasaki Z900, Triumph Street Triple S and the Ducati Monster 821. Suzuki Motorcycles has launched the

Ballistic Buffet – 2019 Porsche World Roadshow

How do you review 26 cars at a race track? Simple, you don’t even try. Just be grateful for your dumb luck and enjoy it! Want vs need, it’s a never ending battle we face in this horrible, horrible thing called adult-ing. When Porsche sent us an invite for the Porsche World Roadshow, I just wanted to

Force Gurkha Xtreme Gets ABS, Priced At Rs 13.30 Lakh
Force Gurkha Xtreme Gets ABS, Priced At Rs 13.30 Lakh

Force Gurkha Xtreme is available in 3-door version only. Most powerful variant of the Gurkha lineup, with a 2.2-litre diesel engine making 140PS and 321Nm. Still misses out on safety features like airbags. Force Motors has silently launched an ABS-equipped version of the Gurkha Xtreme. Priced at Rs 13.30 lakh, it attracts a premium of Rs 31,000 over

Honda April 2019 Offers: Discounts On City, Amaze, Jazz & More
Honda April 2019 Offers: Discounts On City, Amaze, Jazz & More

Highest benefits on BR-V; upto Rs 90,000 on exchange of older vehicle. Amaze gets free extended warranty and a three-year maintenance plan. Benefits of upto Rs 40,000 on the Jazz and Rs 52,000 on City. Honda is also offering additional benefits to select corporates. If you’ve been planning to buy a new Honda car but missed out on the March

World's largest airplane makes first test flight
World’s largest airplane makes first test flight

The world’s largest airplane – a Stratolaunch behemoth with two fuselages and six Boeing 747 engines – has made its first test flight in California. The mega jet carried out its maiden voyage over the Mojave desert on Saturday.It is designed to carry into space, and drop, a rocket that would in turn ignite to

India-Bound Citroen C5 Aircross Scores 4 Stars In Crash Test
India-Bound Citroen C5 Aircross Scores 4 Stars In Crash Test

The C5 Aircross will go on sale in the country before the end of 2020. Scored 87 per cent in adult occupant safety and 86 per cent in child safety. The India-spec model is likely to miss out on autonomous emergency brake, speed assistance system and lane assist system. Will rival the likes of the Jeep Compass,