Dec 15

Tigor EVs
Tata Motors hands over first batch of Tigor EVs to EESL

Tata Motors yesterday delivered the first batch of Tigor Electric Vehicles (EVs) to state-run Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) as part of their initiative to procure 10,000 electric vehicles. Guenter Butschek, CEO & MD, Tata Motors handed over the keys of the Tigor EVs to Saurabh Kumar, Managing Director, EESL, accompanied by the senior management

Integrated automobile HMI platform
BlackBerry, DENSO Collaborate to develop integrated automobile HMI platform

Integrated automobile HMI platform: DENSO Corporation and BlackBerry Limited on Thursday announced their collaboration with Intel Corp to develop the world’s first automobile integrated Human Machine Interface (HMI) platform which will appear in car models scheduled for release after 2019. The HMI platform allows humans to interact with the machine and will enable a system

Ashok Leyland announces launch
Ashok Leyland announces the launch Of its West African headquarters in Ivory Coast

Ashok Leyland announces launch: Ashok Leyland  on Tuesday announced investments in Africa and the launch of its West African Headquarters in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, as part its plan to enhance global presence. This modern facility comprises of the Regional Marketing Office, Genuine SpareParts Warehouse (Leyparts), Training Centre and 12 fully-equipped Workshop Bays, marks its enhanced

Honda Preps to take on Royal Enfield in India

Increasingly, many manufacturers are eyeing the entry-level cruiser segment that is ruled by Royal Enfield at present. Amidst all this, we have come across news that Honda too has joined the race, with one of its popular products, the Rebel 300. According to reports, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India have recently patented the Honda Rebel in India.

Meet The Royal Enfield Continental GT Scrambler

Scrambler motorcycles are the hottest trend in the motorcycling world right now, so much so that many manufacturers are throwing their hat into this mix. However, if there’s one bikemaker who should be leading this segment  in India, it is Royal Enfield. Yet, we still remained deprived of a RE Scrambler. That was, until now.Thailand based

Three Compact SUV Concepts in a Year; What’s Toyota up to?

Apparently, there’s more development happening at Toyota than we can chase. On one hand, the Japanese carmaker is busy using cow dung to mass produce hydrogen in the USA, and on the other, it has collaborated with Suzuki to develop all-electric vehicles in India. The three concepts – the FT-AC, FT-4X, and the Tj Cruiser – Toyota showcased this year are

Smaller Honda Africa Twin in the works

We, at Zigwheels, have over the time emphasised the need for mid-capacity adventure bikes in India and it’s heartwarming to witness some progress in that segment this year. For instance, Triumph has been doing great with the Tiger 800 and BMW is also likely to ride in the F 850 GS to India next year.

Toyota to Hike Prices By Up To 3 Per Cent

Year-end discounts on one end and the fear of increased prices on the other will help the carmaker clear up the 2017 stockpile                                                                   

Royal Enfield Bikes Ridden By NSG To Go On Sale

15 Royal Enfield Stealth Black Classic 500s that were part of the National Security Guards’ 8,000km ‘Ride Against Terror’ will be sold online  Royal Enfield has announced the online sale of 15 unique Stealth Black Classic 500 motorcycles. The 15 motorcycles were part of National Security Guards’ motorcycle expedition ‘Fight Against Terror’, held in September 2017.

Dream trip for car lovers
Dream trip for car lovers: Ferrari, Maserati and more in Modena, Italy

Dream trip for car lovers: What’s ironic about the lack of cars in its city center is that Modena lies within Northern Italy’s Emilia Romagna region, or better known to car enthusiasts as Motor Valley. It’s here, in the midst of vineyards, Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese farms and traditional Balsamic vinegar villas, that some of the biggest

Made-In-India Ford EcoSport With EcoBoost Headed To Australia

Since Ford India is already making the right-hand drive Ecosport with the 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine, India could also get the same later                                                                   

10 Automotive Terms
10 Automotive Terms That’ll Go Obsolete Once We Switch To EVs

Along with a promise of a cleaner future, EVs will bring along a new set of terms and kick out those we’ve known and used so far                             Gallery                           

2018 Suzuki Jimny Seen Undisguised For The First Time

Maruti Suzuki might bring in the Jimny to replace the old workhorse Gypsy. Gallery                                                                      Reviews It has been a couple of

2018 Auto Expo
2018 Auto Expo: Mercedes-Benz Cars Expected Lineup

Since the last few years, the German automaker has been aggressive with frequent launches. The year 2018 will be no differentWith exactly two months left for the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo, car makers are readying their fleet to be showcased at the biennial event. Among others, enthusiasts are looking forward to cars from the number one

Range Rover Velar Prices Announced, Starts From Rs 78.83 Lakh
Range Rover Velar Prices Announced, Starts From Rs 78.83 Lakh

Range Rover Velar Prices Announced, Starts From Rs 78.83 Lakh: British manufacturer Land Rover has finally announced the prices of the Range Rover Velar. Prices for the Velar start at Rs 78.83 lakh and goes up to Rs 1.24 crore(ex-showroom India). The new SUV sits between the Evoque and the Sport. This announcement comes about eight months after the manufacturer listed the Velar on its

Petrol AT Spec Comparo: Mahindra XUV500 Vs Hyundai Creta Vs Jeep Compass Vs Toyota Innova Crysta
Petrol AT Spec Comparo: Mahindra XUV500 Vs Hyundai Creta Vs Jeep Compass Vs Toyota Innova Crysta

With an increasing number of buyers opting for petrol-powered derivatives, Mahindra has also launched a petrol powered XUV500 which is only available with a 6-speed automatic transmission in a single variant G. Mahindra could be a little late to the party when compared to its competition such as the Toyota Innova Crysta, Jeep Compass and Hyundai Creta. However, we’ll be able

BS-VI Fuel Is Almost Here But Where Are BS-VI Cars?

Some manufacturers are ready. Some aren’t. But no one wants to bring them before the stipulated deadlineDelhi is getting BS-VI fuel in 2018, which is two years ahead of schedule, and the rest of NCR will get it in 2019. But to reap all the benefits of the BS-VI fuel, we need BS-VI cars. Pawan

Honda Announces Price Hike
Honda Announces Price Hike Of 1-2 Per Cent From Next Year

This hike will result in prices of Honda cars going up by Rs 25,000 Every year, this time of the year witnesses car manufacturers announcing price hikes across their model range for the subsequent year. This year is no different Honda has just announced a price hike of about 1-2 per cent across its entire product

Lexus Teases New Flagship SUV Ahead Of Detroit Debut
Lexus Teases New Flagship SUV Ahead Of Detroit Debut

Lexus has teased a new concept crossover SUV, the LF-1, which will have its world premiere at the upcoming 2018 Detroit Motor Show in January. Lexus has not revealed much about this new ‘flagship’ concept high rider except for a picture which has revealed a few details about its rear profile and a possible engine

November 2017 Sales Comparison: Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Vs Mahindra Xylo Vs Renault Lodgy
November 2017 Sales Comparison: Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Vs Mahindra Xylo Vs Renault Lodgy

November 2017 Sales Comparison: Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Vs Mahindra Xylo Vs Renault Lodgy: The MPV segment has taken a hit recently as more and more buyers opt for either a compact SUV or a full-sized SUV. Despite being a sensible option for Indian families, MPVs haven’t managed to fight off the rising popularity of the