Oct 15

Ducati Panigale Buddh Circuit
Ducati Panigale V4 S Sets Lap Record At Buddh International Circuit

Ducati’s flagship superbike, the Panigale V4 S, has just broken the track record for production motorcycles at India’s only F1 track, the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) during the Ducati Riding Experience (DRE) session happening there. Ducati’s test pilot Alessandro Valia broke the lap record which was earlier held by a track-spec Yamaha R1. But Alessandro reckoned he could

Mahindra G4 Rexton To Launch On November 19

Mahindra G4 Rexton To Launch On November 19. Mahindra is finally ready to replace the ageing SsangYong Rexton with its second-gen global model, the G4 Rexton, on 19 November, 2018. The soon-to-be flagship Mahindra SUV, which is codenamed the Y400,  is yet to receive its official name. Moreover, the SsangYong SUV will now come with a Mahindra

2018 Hyundai Santro Variants & Colour Options Officially Revealed
2018 Hyundai Santro Variants & Colour Options Officially Revealed

2018 Hyundai Santro Variants & Colour Options Officially Revealed. Hyundai is all set to launch the 2018 Santro in India on 23 October 2018. While the launch is still a few days away, the carmaker has already revealed the variants and colour options for the upcoming hatchback. The new hatchback will be available in five variants: Dlite, Era,

Motorcycle launch Royal Enfield
Motorcycle News Of The Week: Motoroyale Launches 7 Motorcycle, New Jawa Engine Revealed, Royal Enfield 650 Twins Launch Date Confirmed & More!

While last week saw a lot of action from the Intermot festival, this week was fortunately no different. From Kinetic launching seven different motorcycles to Yamaha updating the R3 to Classic Legends unveiling the new engine which will power the upcoming Jawa motorcycle, here’s a brief look at all the action.  Motoroyale Launches Seven Motorcycles

Hyundai Kona Electric SUV Spotted In India

Hyundai had confirmed earlier this year that it will be bringing its first electric vehicle to the Indian markets by way of the Kona Electric, which is a Creta-sized compact SUV. It will be assembled locally and is expected to be launched in the second half of 2019. With the recent spotting in Delhi-NCR, however, it wouldn’t

Weekly Wrapup: 2018 Honda CR-V, Ford Aspire Facelift Launched & More
Weekly Wrapup: 2018 Honda CR-V, Ford Aspire Facelift, Datsun GO, GO+ Launched & More

Weekly Wrapup: 2018 Honda CR-V, Ford Aspire Facelift, Datsun GO, GO+ Launched & More Upcoming Cars Hyundai’s comeback kid, the Santro is set to begin its second innings in the Indian market on October 23, 2018. Official online-only bookings have already begun. More details here. New Launches We usually come to this at the end of

2018 Hyundai Santro
2018 Hyundai Santro: Short Drive Impressions

Hyundai has just showcased the 2018 Santro, pre-launch bookings for which will start from 10 October and its prices will be revealed on 23 October. We’ve just sampled the 2018 Santro at Hyundai’s test track in Chennai in both petrol-MT and petrol-AMT guises. Apart from these, Hyundai will also offer a CNG version, paired with a manual transmission

Hyundai Santro 2018
Spec Comparison: Hyundai Santro 2018 vs Maruti Celerio vs Tata Tiago vs Maruti WagonR

Hyundai’ upcoming entry-level hatchback, the AH2, has been in the news for sometime now and it has been a well-known fact that Hyundai might dub it the Santro. Well, now it’s official. The AH2 hatchback is called the Santro and on paper, it goes up against the likes of Maruti Suzuki Celerio, Tata Tiago and Maruti Suzuki WagonR. Hyundai has revealed a

2018 Honda
Specification Comparison: 2018 Honda CR-V vs Hyundai Tucson vs VW Tiguan vs Skoda Kodiaq vs Mitsubishi Outlander

Honda has just launched the fifth-gen CR-V in India with a price tag between Rs 28.15 lakh and 32.75 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India). At this price point, the CR-V takes on the likes of the Skoda Kodiaq, Hyundai Tucson, Volkswagen Tiguan and the Mitsubishi Outlander. So, let’s take a look at how the new CR-V fares against its rivals on paper. Dimensions 2018 HONDA

Accessories To Trick Out Your Suzuki V-Strom 650XT

Accessories To Trick Out Your Suzuki V-Strom 650XT. Suzuki India recently launched its first middleweight adventure tourer, the V-Strom 650. By launching it in the top-spec XT variant, the Japanese brand has made sure it hasn’t cut any corners. This version comes with spoked wheels, tubeless Bridgestone Battlax Adventure A40 dual-purpose tyres, handguards and a belly pan.

2018 Datsun GO, GO+ Plus Facelift Launched; Price Starts At Rs 3.29 Lakh

2018 Datsun GO, GO+ Plus Facelift Launched; Price Starts At Rs 3.29 Lakh. Datsun India has launched the GO hatchback and its seven seater version, the GO+, in India today. The two look a bit more upmarket on the outside and feature decent upgrades on the inside. Prices for the GO start from Rs 3.29 lakh and go

2018 Tata Tigor Launched At Rs 5.20 Lakh

2018 Tata Tigor Launched At Rs 5.20 Lakh. Less than a week after the launch of the Ford Aspire, Tata Motors has given its sub-4 metre sedan, the Tigor, minor cosmetic tweaks and feature additions to keep up with the competition. The exterior styling tweaks have been kept to a minimum, which makes sense since the ‘Styleback’ was launched just

Maruti Swift Crash Tested: Scores Two Stars in GNCAP Test

Maruti Swift Crash Tested: Scores Two Stars in GNCAP Test. While Maruti continued selling thousands of units of the Swift in India, the Global NCAP (New Car Assessment Program) has been testing the hatchback for passenger safety. And the results are nowhere close to what the Vitara Brezza received in the previous month. The Swift has received just a

Nissan October Offers: Benefits And Discounts On All Models
Nissan October Offers: Benefits And Discounts On All Models

Nissan October Offers: Benefits And Discounts On All Models. It has been a relatively quiet year for Nissan in India, with most of the excitement building for the new model Kicks that is expected to launch in early 2019. However, its current lineup of cars has received the occasional special edition treatment and an update for added

Zapp Motorsport eScooter
Upcoming Zapp i300 Is A Motorsport-inspired e-Scooter

With the world moving towards electric mobility, most big and small auto manufacturers have shifted their focus on expanding their EV portfolio. This has also paved way for many startups to try their hand in building the vehicle of the future. The latest one to join the bandwagon is a British company called Zapp, which

Kramer Motorcycles Duke Racebike
Kramer Motorcycles To Build KTM 790 Duke-Powered GP2 Racebike

US-based German firm Kramer Motorcycles will be making a GP2 bike that uses the KTM 790 Duke’s twin-cylinder motor. The powerplant will sit inside an all new race-bred frame with race-tuned WP suspension and other bits and bobs. The bike is set to be unveiled next week at the Barber Motorsports Park vintage festival in Alabama. Kramer Motorcycles

Accessories Suzuki strom
Accessories To Trick Out Your Suzuki V-Strom 650XT

Suzuki India recently launched its first middleweight adventure tourer, the V-Strom 650. By launching it in the top-spec XT variant, the Japanese brand has made sure it hasn’t cut any corners. This version comes with spoked wheels, tubeless Bridgestone Battlax Adventure A40 dual-purpose tyres, handguards and a belly pan. Interestingly, it is the only off-road-friendly ADV in the

Ducati Teases Motorcycle
Ducati Teases New Off-road Motorcycle

After giving us the Multistrada 1260, Ducati seems to be gearing up to launch its Enduro variant. The Italian manufacturer recently announced that the new motorcycle would be unveiled on October 12 by teasing a photo of it on its social media channels. The teaser image is pretty straightforward with a Ducati logo splashed with muddied water.

Haojue Breaks Cover China
Haojue DR300 Breaks Cover in China

Haojue, Suzuki’s local partner in China, has unveiled a mid-capacity street naked, the DR300, at this year’s Chongqing Mobo Fair. The motorcycle’s patent images were leaked in April this year. The DR300 is reportedly based on the Suzuki GW250 (remember the Suzuki Inazuma?) with a rebored engine. The DR300 reeks of quality and offers a nice

2019 Yamaha Thailand
2019 Yamaha MT-15 Showcased In Thailand

Yamaha has showcased its smallest sports-naked dubbed the MT-15 in Thailand. This new 150cc sports-naked is expected to replace the M-Slaz that was launched in Thailand back in 2015. Essentially, the naked version of the Thai-spec track-focussed Yamaha R15 v3.0, the MT-15 uses the same underpinnings as the 150cc faired bike. In terms of design, the MT-15 is