May 23

Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R Crowned The New FWD Nurburgring King
Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R Crowned The New FWD Nurburgring King

The Megane R.S. Trophy-R set a time of 7.40.10. Retains 304PS engine but gets aero improvements. Renault Sport has shaved off 130kg off the hot-hatch. Megane R.S. Trophy-R Set to be launched as a track-only car by the end of 2019. Will be limited to a few hundred units. The Renault Megane R.S. has had a long

Skoda Cars Available With Benefits Of Upto Rs 1.75 Lakh
Skoda Cars Available With Benefits Of Upto Rs 1.75 Lakh

Octavia and Kodiaq available with benefits of upto Rs 1 lakh. MY2018 Superb gets cash benefits of upto Rs 1.75 lakh. MY2018 Rapid gets benefits of upto Rs 1 lakh along with Skoda Maintenance Package at Rs 9,999. Planning to buy a Skoda this month? You are in luck. The carmaker is offering benefits like cash discounts

Top 5 Car News Of The Week
Top 5 Car News Of The Week

MG Hector Unveiled: MG Motor revealed its first SUV for India, the Hector, in its final avatar. We got to see the Hector up close and here are our first impressions of the SUV. Alert Me When Launched Kia SP2i Interior Spied: The Kia SP Concept is taking production shape and we saw it some time back wrapped up

Benelli Slashes Prices Of Its 300cc Bikes
Benelli Slashes Prices Of Its 300cc Bikes

The TNT 300 now priced at Rs 2.99 lakh; 302R now costs Rs 3.1 lakh (ex-showroom). Prices slashed by Rs 51,000 for the TNT 300 and Rs 60,000 for the 302R. Both the TNT 300 and 302R with the revised prices are on sale now. Benelli has significantly reduced the prices of its 300cc models, the TNT

Buy Or Hold: Wait For Toyota Glanza Or Go For Rivals?
Buy Or Hold: Wait For Toyota Glanza Or Go For Rivals?

Toyota is about to launch the first shared product from their tie-up with Suzuki, the Glanza premium hatchback. For all intents and purposes, the Glanza is a rebadged Maruti Suzuki Baleno with pretty identical looks, specs and features. Once launched, the Glanza will also take on the likes of the Hyundai Elite i20, Honda Jazz, Volkswagen Polo and the

Top 5 Car News Of The Week
Top 5 Car News Of The Week

Hyundai Venue Variant, Powertrain Details Revealed: The Venue will be offered in a total of five variants, with two petrol engines and one diesel. There’s an automatic transmission on offer with one of the petrol engines as well. To find out exactly which powertrain is available with which variant, check out our report here. Alert Me When

Air India won't take B777s from Jet
Air India won’t take B777s from Jet

 State-run Air India has decided not to pursue its plan to take B777s from grounded Jet Airways as it has found it commercially unviable given their huge maintenance requirement.”The engineering unit has done the work around the B777s and found no merit in taking them,” said an airline executive. A few weeks back, Air India

Audi A4, Q7 lifestyle edition launched for those who crave for fun
Audi A4, Q7 lifestyle edition launched for those who crave for fun

A4, Q7 Lifestyle Edition launched after A6 Lifestyle Edition. Both get dual-screen rear entertainment system. A4 Lifestyle Edition will look slightly different from standard model with smoked tail lights and rear spoiler. No cosmetic changes on Q7. Audi has introduced Lifestyle Edition models of the A4 and Q7 in India. These models don’t come with any major cosmetic changes or

Fourth-Gen BMW X5 To Launch On May 16
Fourth-Gen BMW X5 To Launch On May 16

The new X5 is bigger than its predecessor. Comes five years after the third-gen SUV went on sale in India in 2014. Expected to be offered with both petrol and diesel engine options. Likely to be priced between Rs 75 lakh and Rs 85 lakh. After debuting the new X5 back in June 2018, BMW is now set to

Maruti Suzuki Alto 2019 vs Renault Kwid vs Datsun redi-GO: Spec Comparison
Maruti Suzuki Alto 2019 vs Renault Kwid vs Datsun redi-GO: Spec Comparison

The Maruti Alto 800 is called just the Alto now. And the name is not the only thing that has changed. As part of a mild facelift, Maruti Suzuki has made the Alto’s 800cc engine BSVI compliant. It has also made it safer with the addition of a new set of safety features. So, how does the updated

Maruti Suzuki Baleno Diesel Variants, RS Get Costlier
Maruti Suzuki Baleno Diesel Variants, RS Get Costlier

Diesel-powered Baleno now more expensive by up to Rs 21,000. Baleno diesel now priced between Rs 6.74 lakh to Rs 8.73 lakh (ex-Delhi). Baleno RS gets a price hike of Rs 13,000; now priced Rs 8.89 lakh. While the Baleno petrol now complies with BS 6 norms, the RS and diesel versions only meet BS

Confirmed: Maruti Suzuki To Discontinue All Diesel Cars By April 2020
Confirmed: Maruti Suzuki To Discontinue All Diesel Cars By April 2020

All diesel variants of every car will be phased out from Maruti’s lineup. This includes the 1.3-litre DDiS 190, the 1.3-litre Smart Hybrid and the new 1.5-litre DDiS 225 diesel engines. This includes Swift, Dzire, Baleno, Ciaz, Vitara Brezza, S-Cross and Ertiga. Maruti will consider a new BS 6 diesel engine, 1.5-litre or bigger, based

2019 Maruti Suzuki Baleno Engine Options Simplified
2019 Maruti Suzuki Baleno Engine Options Simplified

Baleno RS is the obvious choice for those looking for performance. There’s no better time than now to buy the Baleno diesel if your average running is over 50km per day. Baleno petrol is and will continue to be a sensible pick. Baleno petrol-mild hybrid can possibly be a good compromise between performance and fuel

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