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The next-gen Octavia will be revealed to the world by the end of 2019, with a launch next year
New Skoda Octavia To Launch By 2020

Expected to be based on the Skoda Scala. Expected to get Skoda’s updated interior with a floating centre console. Will get VW group’s brand new 1.5-litre TSi EVO engine. Sportier vRS variant could also be in the works. At its annual press conference, Skoda announced that the next-gen Octavia will be showcased to the world by the

Lamborghini LM002-inspired SUV In The Making?
Lamborghini LM002-inspired SUV In The Making?

Lamborghini CEO hints at new SUV along the lines of the LM002. The V12-powered LM002 was produced between 1986 and 1993. New SUV to be signed off after Lambo hits an annual sales of 8,000 units. Expect it to be bigger and better than the legendary ‘Rambo Lambo’. Some of you may think that the

Maruti Dzire Vs Ford Aspire Vs Honda Amaze Petrol-MT: Real World Performance Comparison

There are many competitors in the sub-4m sedan segment at this time and while the focus tends to be on practicality, performance cannot be ignored either. We’ve taken the three best-selling cars from the segment – the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Ford Aspire and the Honda Amaze – in their petrol-manual guise to see how they fare in our real-world performance

CBSE to introduce artificial intelligence, yoga as new subjects

New Delhi The CBSE will introduce artificial intelligence (AI), early childhood care education and yoga as new subjects in school curriculum from the upcoming academic session, an official said. A decision to introduce the three subjects was taken at a recent meeting of the board’s governing body, he said.”The CBSE is introducing artificial intelligence as

Benelli TRK Launch
Benelli TRK 502 ADV Bike Launched At Rs 5 Lakh

Can be booked for a token amount of Rs 10,000. First ADV offerings from Benelli for India.  Both the bikes will be assembled at the new Benelli plant outside Hyderabad.  Doesn’t have any direct rivals, sandwiched between Kawasaki Versys X-300 and the Versys 650. Benelli India has commenced its journey in the adventure tourer segment today

Honda Civic 2019 Skoda Octavia
Honda Civic 2019 vs Skoda Octavia: In Pics

We compare the latest Honda Civic for India with its Czech rival that has evolved significantly in the time the former was on a hiatus from India. Set to be launched on 7 March 2019, the new tenth-gen (facelift) Civic is making a comeback six years after the eighth-gen model was discontinued in 2013. In those six

Nissan Diesel Mileage
Nissan Kicks Diesel Mileage: Claimed Vs Real

With the launch of the stylish and premium Kicks compact SUV, Nissan finally has a worthy rival to take on the Hyundai Creta. Priced between Rs 9.55 lakh and Rs 14.65 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), it is available with the choice of a 1.5-litre petrol or diesel engine. The petrol unit comes mated with a 5-speed manual while the

Skoda Octavia
Skoda Introduces 6 Year Warranty On Rapid, Octavia, Superb, Kodiaq

Skoda is looking to rejuvenate the brand in the Indian market with a strategy they call “India 2.0.” As part of that, it has now introduced Skoda Shield Plus, a new service plan that offers a 6-year warranty on its vehicles. That’s an additional two years warranty than before, or until 1.5 lakh kilometres, whichever

Nissan Kicks
Nissan Kicks: Which Colour Is Best?

The Nissan Kicks is available in 4 variants and 7 monotone colours. 4 dual-tone colour options on offer too; limited to XV Premium Option variant. Choice of black fabric and leatherette upholstery on the inside. No colour-coded interior bits like in the Hyundai Creta. Nissan’s latest compact SUV, the Kicks, is available in a choice of seven

2019 Ford
2019 Ford Endeavour Old vs New: Major Differences

The 2019 Ford Endeavour will launch in India on 22 February 2019. Features subtle cosmetic updates. Gets a few new features. Likely to be priced at par with outgoing model. Base-spec Trend variant has been discontinued; will only be offered in Titanium and Titanium+ now. Ford is all set to launch the 2019 Endeavour facelift in India on 22 February

2020 Mahindra
2020 Mahindra XUV500: Is this it?

The Korando will make its public debut at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show in March The second-gen XUV500 is likely to borrow design cues and share its platform with the Korando. The all-new XUV500 could debut at Auto Expo 2020, nearly a year after the Korando’s reveal. Next-gen XUV500 will offer all-new 2.0-litre petrol and

Kim Kumari of New Jersey crowned Miss India USA

Kim Kumari of New Jersey has been crowned Miss India USA 2019.At a glittering pageant held in the Fords City of New Jersey over the weekend, Renuka Joseph of New York and Aanchal Shah of Florida were respectively declared the first and second runner ups.Organised by the India Festival Committee and chaired by prominent Indian

2019 Maruti Alto SUV
2019 Maruti Alto Spied Testing; Might Get SUV-like Styling

Next-gen Maruti Alto could be larger than the current model. Gets butch styling cues from the Future S Concept. Could be based on the same Heartect platform as the WagonR. Will be bigger, lighter and safer than the outgoing model. Expected to launch by Diwali 2019. After launching the all-new WagonR, Maruti seems to be working on

Akrapovic CB300R Clothes
Akrapovic Lends The CB300R The Soundtrack To Match Its Clothes

Available only for track use.  No reports of it coming to India.  Costs USD 516.46 (approx Rs 36,919). Honda’s newly launched CB300R has a lot of things going for it. Top-shelf features, retro-modern design, premium underpinnings, all for Rs 2.41 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Sounds tempting, right? Well, it’s about to sound even better, literally. Aftermarket exhaust manufacturer

Benelli TRK
Benelli TRK 502, 502X: 5 Things To Know

Gallery Benelli has launched the TRK 502 adventure tourer range at a starting price of Rs 5 lakh (ex-showroom). Here’s all you need to know about the new TRK 502 and 502X They are the most affordable mid-size ADVs in the market!Yes, the base TRK 502 is priced at Rs 5 lakh while the TRK 502X costs Rs 5.4 lakh (ex-showroom).

India 2019
5 More Benellis Lined Up For India In 2019

Benelli could launch all the motorcycles from its 502 platform here in India The Leoncino 502s will be the first to arrive in the country. 502 C power cruiser could also make its way here. Final two products are yet to be decided. After launching the TRK 502s at an attractive starting price of Rs 5 lakh,

Enzo Ferrari
Enzo Ferrari : Love It, Hate It. You Can’t Ignore It

Before the Enzo, Ferrari fanboys had the beautiful GTOs, F40 and F50 to look up to. When launched in 2002, it had everything that made its predecessors famous. Mind-blowing power from a uncompromised V12 motor, a carbon-fibre chassis, one of the first road-application of a dual-clutch transmission, carbon-fibre ceramic brakes and active aerodynamics made this feel like

Updated Maruti Suzuki Ignis To Launch In Feb 2019

The updated Ignis will feature Maruti’s new SmartPlay Studio infotainment system. Features like rear parking sensors and speed alert system will be on offer as standard. The updated Ignis will continue to be available with a petrol engine only, but with both AMT and manual transmission. Maruti Suzuki is working on an update for its

Ford Aspire CNG Launched; Prices Start At Rs 6.27 Lakh

The Ford Aspire CNG has been launched in the country with prices starting from Rs 6.27 lakh (ex-showroom). The CNG version is only available in the Aspire’s base-spec Ambiente and Trend Plusvariants. It will not be offered in other variants, namely Trend, Titanium and top-spec Titanium Plus. Ford has said that the CNG kit will be not be fitted from

Hyundai Creta LED Tail Lamps Revealed In New Pics

2019 Hyundai Creta now gets LED tail lamps from SX variant onwards. The Creta SX(O) Executive is the new top variant; priced at Rs 14.14 lakh and Rs 15.63 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) for petrol and diesel, respectively. Attracts a premium of Rs 28,000 over the SX(O) variant. Gets ventilated front seats over the SX(O) variant.