Nov 28

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,

2019 Renault Kwid Mileage: Real vs Claimed
2019 Renault Kwid Mileage: Real vs Claimed

The facelifted Renault Kwid is powered by the same engine options as the previous model. We had the chance to run the Climber AMT variant through our real-world fuel efficiency tests. This variant is powered by the 1.0-litre petrol engine. Here are the results: Displacement 999cc, 3-cylinder Max power 68PS Peak torque 71Nm Transmission 5-speed AMT Claimed

Top 5 Car News Of The Week: Fastags Explained, Volkswagen T-Roc, Hyundai Aura & Auto Expo Concepts

Top 5 Car News Of The Week: Hyundai Aura Specs and Unveil: After flagging off the prototype testing of its Xcent’s successor, the Aura, Hyundai has revealed the engine and transmission options along with the unveil timeline for the sub-4m sedan. Here are the details.  Alert Me When Launched Volkswagen T-Roc: Volkswagen had announced its renewed focus on

Alfa Romeo Ups Its Game With The 2020 Giulia And Stelvio At The LA Auto Show
Alfa Romeo Ups Its Game With The 2020 Giulia And Stelvio At The LA Auto Show

The Giulia and the Stelvio get revamped interiors with even more attention to detail. Both cars also get the updated 8.8-inch infotainment system with an improved UI. Safety package called the Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) has also been added to both models. Alfa Romeo came back to its full glory with the beautiful Giulia sedan

MG Launches New Mobile Showroom. Will Begin Touring With Hector On December 5

MG will be using a mobile showroom to reach out to areas that do not have a dealership yet. The mobile showroom will head to Tier II and Tier III cities in India. It will showcase the MG Hector SUV in a 45-feet trailer. Mobile showroom will consist of a digital terminal to configure the

Buy The Newly Launched Crayon Envy E-scooter And Literally Plant A Tree
Buy The Newly Launched Crayon Envy E-scooter And Literally Plant A Tree

The Crayon Envy E-scooteris available in two variants: VRLA (lead acid), priced at Rs 53,000, and lithium ion, which will set you back by Rs 65,000     Offers an average range of 70 km per charge. Charge times vary between 5-6 hours for VRLA and 2-3 hours for lithium ion variant. Neither of them

Hyundai Aura To Be Unveiled Next Month
Hyundai Aura To Be Unveiled Next Month

The Aura will be revealed sometime in December. Hyundai’s upcoming sub-4 sedan is based on the Grand i10 Nios. While the Aura will succeed the Xcent, the latter will remain on sale. It will get three BS6-compliant engine options: two petrol and a diesel. Like the Nios, the petrol and diesel engines will be offered

Owning A BMW GS Has Just Become More Affordable
Owning A BMW GS Has Just Become More Affordable

The festive season is behind us but the offers keep rolling in. The latest is from BMW Motorrad, whose dealers are offering benefits of up to Rs 4 lakh on its F 750 GS and F 850 GS models. These offers range from bikes being offered at their ex-showroom price on the road, to accessories being thrown in free of

Ultraviolette’s Collector’s Edition Bikes Are An Aviation Enthusiast’s Wet Dream
Ultraviolette’s Collector’s Edition Bikes Are An Aviation Enthusiast’s Wet Dream

When Ultraviolette launched India’s first performance-based electric motorcycle, the F77, the company also announced something special for the first 100 customers — the Collector’s Edition. The bikes in this range come with exciting aerospace/aviation influences. Here’s what it’s all about: Special livery and an aerospace-grade paint Ultraviolette has used special aerospace-grade paint, which is claimed to be

MG Unveils Its First Public EV Fast Charging Station In Gurugram

MG Motor, preparing the support infrastructure for its upcoming electric models like the ZS EV, has unveiled its first DC fast charging station. It is installed at MG’s flagship showroom in Gurugram and is available for public use. The 50kW DC fast charging stations are being installed in collaboration with MG Motor’s partners Fortum Charge and

MG ZS Electric SUV Can Now Be Pre-Booked For Rs 50,000

MG’s public charging infrastructure will initially be available in 5 cities. ZS EV should be priced between Rs 22 lakh and Rs 25 lakh.  44.5kWh battery with 150PS/350Nm motor results in an approx range of over 400km. Will get panoramic sunroof, 8-inch touchscreen, PM2.5 air filter and more. India reveal on December 5, launch in

CFMoto 700 CL-X, 300 SR, 400NK and 400GT Coming To India
CFMoto 700 CL-X, 300 SR, 400NK and 400GT Coming To India

CFMoto will be launching 300cc, 400cc, 650cc and 700cc bikes in India. Before that CFMoto will be launching its BS6-compliant models by April 2020. Post the BS6 deadline, the plan is to introduce one new bike each quarter. WIll introduce its electric bicycle range in India soon. CFMoto has launched its first dealership in India

Australians Have Brought An Alpha To The Electric Bike Fight
Australians Have Brought An Alpha To The Electric Bike Fight

Ever heard of Savic Motorcycles? Well, we don’t blame you if you haven’t. The Australian bike maker was working on its new electric motorcycle for quite some time now without most of us getting so much as a whiff. Now though, Savic has finally revealed the production version of its C-Series electric motorcycle, which is

Maruti Vitara Brezza Facelift. How Will It Be Different?

The facelifted Vitara Brezza will be a petrol-only model. Expected to use 1.5-litre petrol engine with mild-hybrid tech same as the Ciaz and Ertiga. Will feature design tweaks to the bumper and front grille. Expect Maruti to add in a heavy dose of features including LED headlamps. Expect prices to remain nearly the same as

Here’s A Look At 11 Cars From Auto Expo 2018 That Are Now On Sale

The Auto Expo is one of the landmark events in the Indian automotive space. It is held every two years and it previews some of the most important upcoming models. With the Auto Expo 2020 coming up in February, we take a look back at some of the most significant mass market cars that made

Ultraviolette Battery Tech Explained
Ultraviolette Battery Tech Explained

Ultraviolette has launched its F77 electric motorcycle in India. The new motorcycle sets new benchmarks in not just electric two-wheeler performance but also modular battery technology and charging setup. Here’s what you need to know about the new battery setup and charging tech:  Also read: Ultraviolette F77: A Made-In-India Electric Bike That Does 147kmph!   Battery: The F77

Ultraviolette F77 vs KTM 390 Duke vs TVS Apache RR 310
Ultraviolette F77 vs KTM 390 Duke vs TVS Apache RR 310: Performance, Range Compared

Performance-oriented electric motorcycles were virtually non-existent in India until Bengaluru-based manufacturer Ultraviolette brought the F77. While the company claims its performance can be compared to a 250cc motorcycle, our test numbers suggest this will give some larger motorcycles a close run for their money. We have picked the KTM 390 Duke, the best naked motorcycle in its segment,