Apr 02

Hyundai Venue Spy Pics Reveal Exterior, Interior, Features & More Details

Like the Kona, the Hyundai Venue features headlamps integrated into the bumper. Higher variants of the SUV will get 16-inch alloy wheels shod with 205/60-section tyres. Venue with ‘Turbo’ badging powered by 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine. New engine is likely to be teamed with a 7-speed DCT. Features a touchscreen infotainment system which is

SHARE Maruti Eeco Now Gets Standard Driver Airbag, ABS & More

Eeco gets passive safety feature in the form of a driver airbag. Active safety features like ABS with EBD, seatbelt reminder, speed alert system and rear parking sensors also added. Steering wheel changed to accomodate driver airbag. Mechanicals remain the same and is powered by a 1.2-litre petrol engine. The Eeco is yet to pass

Honda’s Off-Roader, The CRF250R, Gets An Electric Heart!
Honda’s Off-Roader, The CRF250R, Gets An Electric Heart!

The suspension setup remains the same as the CRF250. Honda hasn’t revealed the battery size, power output or range. As of now, the CR Electric is still a prototype and won’t be launched anytime soon. While other two-wheeler manufacturers are busy developing electric sport bikes and city bikes, Hondahas gone on a different route and showcased

BMW Previews Trio Of Upcoming EVs Testing In The Arctic
BMW Previews Trio Of Upcoming EVs Testing In The Arctic

The iX3 SUV will be all wheel drive and will boast a range of 400 kilometers. When launched, the i4 four-door fastback will compete with the Tesla Model S P100D. The iNext crossover will be BMW’s new technology flagship when launched. Stricter emissions, rising fuel costs and an aim for a cleaner world is driving

Lightning Strikes Back! This Electric Bike Can Do 241kmph!!
Lightning Strikes Back! This Electric Bike Can Do 241kmph!!

The Lightning Strike is available in three variants: standard, mid-range and Carbon edition. While the entry-level variant has a top speed of 217kmph, the top-end Carbon edition can go up to 241kmph. The Carbon edition gets Ohlins suspension, Brembo brakes, carbon-fibre parts, and other high-end components. After launching the insanely fast LS-218, Lightning Motorcycles has now

TVS Apache RTR 160 And RTR 160 4V Launched With ABS
TVS Apache RTR 160 And RTR 160 4V Launched With ABS

The sub-200cc Apache range of bikes has been updated with single-channel ABS.  Interestingly, TVS calls its single-channel ABS unit ‘Super Moto ABS’. The Apache RTR 180 has switched from a dual-channel ABS setup to a single-channel unit. The sub-200cc Apache range of bikes has been updated with single-channel ABS.  Interestingly, TVS calls its single-channel ABS

New And Evolved Honda CBR150R Unveiled In Thailand
New And Evolved Honda CBR150R Unveiled In Thailand

For 2019, the CBR150R gets revised fairing and LED headlamps, taller windshield and more recessed fuel tank. The frame has been updated for more strength while front forks now get preload adjustment. In Thailand, it is priced on par with the Yamaha R15 V3.0. Honda has unveiled the 2019 edition of the CBR150 in Thailand. The new bike

Jawa Number 1 Goes For Rs 45 Lakh
Jawa Number 1 Goes For Rs 45 Lakh

Costliest bike sold was for Rs 45 lakh. Each buyer will get a specialised livery Jawa Signature edition motorcycle. Official deliveries of the Jawa motorcycles begin today at 11am. Classic Legends has pulled off another great customer engagement event as it managed to raise Rs 1.43 crores to help the Indian Armed Forces. The Jawa #ForeverHeroes auction

Royal Enfield Himalayan FI: A Sceptic Gets Converted
Royal Enfield Himalayan FI: A Sceptic Gets Converted

I was never a huge Royal Enfield fan; however, over the 1,000-odd kilometres that I covered during the Coastal Trail aboard the Himalayan, I fell in love with it. Now, here’s some back story. I was earlier informed that the bike accompanying me for the 2019 Coastal Trail would be an Interceptor 650. Naturally, I was as

In Focus: Mugen E-Rex Electric Dirt Bike
In Focus: Mugen E-Rex Electric Dirt Bike

Electric dirt bikes isn’t a new concept. Even mainstream bike manufacturers like KTM make them (check out the KTM Freeride E-XC here). However, we think the Mugen E-Rex electric dirt bike looks too cool to be given a miss. It comes from the house of Honda’s performance partner and interestingly, is the second electric two-wheeler made by the firm.

Top 5 Motorcycle News Of The Week: New Royal Enfields Spied, RE Trials Launched, XPulse 200 Spotted & More!
Top 5 Motorcycle News Of The Week: New Royal Enfields Spied, RE Trials Launched, XPulse 200 Spotted

From the launch of the all-new Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Trials and the Bullet 500 Trials to Hero XPulse 200 being spotted again, here are the 5 top bike stories of the past week. 2020 Royal Enfield Classic 350 spotted: Royal Enfield’s highest selling motorcycle, the Classic 350, is all set to receive a major update.

Bajaj Dominar 400
2019 Bajaj Dominar 400 Launched at Rs 1.73 Lakh

Notable updates include new USD forks, a double-barrel exhaust, and redesigned rear view mirrors. It’s powered by the same 373.3cc, liquid-cooled engine which now gets DOHC setup and a revised compression ratio. Aside from this, the bike gets some cosmetic changes to keep it looking fresh. Bajaj has launched the hotly anticipated 2019 Dominar 400 at Rs

A Hyundai Creta-Rival Based On Tata Altroz?

Altroz will debut Tata’s smallest modular platform, the ALFA-ARC. ALFA-ARC capable of spawning small hatchbacks to compact SUVs. The unnamed SUV will fill the gap between the Nexon and Harrier. Will rival the likes of the Hyundai Creta, Kia SP2i, Nissan Kicks, Renault Captur/Duster as well as VW T-Cross and Skoda Kamiq. It is expected to be

2019 Honda Accord Old Vs New: Major Differences

The design of the new Accord will remind you of the latest Civic. Tenth-gen Accord is shorter in length but has a longer wheelbase than the ninth-gen model. New Accord is also wider than the current model sold in India. Engine options include a new 1.5-litre turbocharged VTEC along with the 2.0-litre petrol hybrid. New

2019 Honda Civic Vs Toyota Corolla Altis: Variants Comparison

The tenth-gen Civic has been introduced in India and rekindles its rivalry another popular Japanese mid-size sedan, the Toyota Corolla Altis, which is the best-selling car in its segment. Honda offers the Civic in three varians – V, VX and ZX – with prices ranging from Rs 17.7 lakh to Rs 22.3 lakh (ex-showroom, India). While Toyota is

Tata Harrier’s Platform To Spawn SUV-Coupe, MPV?

Tata’s modular OMEGA-ARC platform can underpin an SUV-coupe. A 7/8-seat MPV to rival the Mahindra Marazzo or the Innova Crysta can also be built on the same platform. OMEGA-ARC platform allows for cars from 4.3m to 4.7m in length. Width and wheelbase is fixed at 1894mm and 2741mm respectively. Debutant product on the OMEGA-ARC, the

Hyundai Venue SUV To Feature eSIM, Connected Tech & More

Official reveal on April 17, 2019. Prices expected to start from Rs 8 lakh with launch likely in May 2019. Will rival the likes of the Vitara Brezza, EcoSport, XUV300 and Nexon. Will feature an integrated Vodafone Idea eSIM, allowing owners to stay informed with the car’s vitals in real-time, similar to the upcoming MG (Morris

Weekly Wrap-up: Next-gen Honda Jazz Spied, Hyundai QXi Named Venue, Maruti Ciaz 1.5 Diesel Launched & More

Maruti Ciaz receives a bigger 1.5-litre diesel engine: Maruti is all set to offer a bigger, more powerful and torquier diesel engine with the Ciaz along with the 1.3-litre MultiJet from Fiat. Fuel efficiency from the 1.5-litre is just a bit down from the 1.3-litre despite a missing mild-hybrid start/stop system. What are the specifications and

2019 Ford Figo vs Ford Freestyle: Variants Comparison
2019 Ford Figo vs Ford Freestyle: Variants Comparison

The recently launched 2019 Ford Figo facelift primarily rivals the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Swift and Hyundai Grand i10 in India. However, if you’re planning to buy the Figo, you will see the Freestyle in Ford dealerships as well. And while it’s more expensive than the Figo, it’s also more rugged looking. 2019 Ford Figo vs Maruti Swift:

Hyundai QXi To Be Called Venue, Reveal On April 17
Hyundai QXi To Be Called Venue, Reveal On April 17

Hyundai’s Carlino concept from the Auto Expo 2016 will be called Hyundai Venue in its production form. It was rumoured to be called Styx before. Will share some design bits with bigger Hyundai SUVs like the Kona and Santa Fe. The Venue is expected to be a feature-loaded SUV, getting a sunroof and connected vehicle