Feb 16

Tesla Cars
Tesla Cars Get New Dog And Sentry Modes

Dog mode keeps pets comfortable in a climate controlled cabin. Sentry mode uses the car’s cameras and alarms to keep it secure. Both modes to rollout via OTA updates. Model 3 to get the updates first, followed by the Model S and Model X. Tesla cars are known for packing in a host of revolutionary autonomous

First Skoda Scala Europe
First Skoda Scala Rolls Off Production Line in Europe

Skoda Scala enters production at Mlada Boleslav, Czechoslovakia. The Scala is Skoda’s first car based on MQB A0 platform. It is also the first car to borrow design cues from Skoda’s Vision RS concept. Sales of the Scala to start in second quarter of 2019 in Europe. Skoda has started production of its first car

2019 Honda Civic Launch
2019 Honda Civic Details of Revealed Ahead Of Launch

Retains the older 1.8-litre petrol engine and gets a new 1.6-litre diesel unit. Gets a 7-inch all-digital instrument cluster with quick access to call information, audio source and more.  The Civic has received a 5-star safety rating from ASEAN NCAP. Gets lane watch feature from the Honda CR-V. Although Honda India hasn’t revealed the launch date yet,

Ford’s SUV Europe Testing
Ford’s Mystery Compact SUV Prototype Spied Testing in Europe

The prototype is larger than the Ecosport and could replace it globally as a more refined compact SUV from Ford New compact SUV prototype spied in Germany. Looks bigger and more spacious than the Ecosport. Likely to be underpinned by the Fiesta sedan’s platform. Could be offered with 1.0-litre Ecoboost petrol and 1.5-litre TDCi diesel

2019 Suzuki Access
2019 Suzuki Access 125 Launched; Gets CBS As Standard

Priced from Rs 56,667 (ex-showroom), it costs Rs 690 more than the outgoing model Both drum and disc variants of the Suzuki Access are now available with CBS. 2019 Suzuki Access drum variant with CBS is priced at a premium of Rs 690. Apart from the safety net of CBS, the scooter remains unchanged. Gallery

Maruti Suzuki Wago Journey
Maruti Suzuki WagonR 1999-2019 – The Journey

The Maruti WagonR has been a part of our lives for almost 20 years now. In this time, the ‘tall boy’ has been through 3 generations and 7 different models. Throughout this period, the hatchback has been loved by small families, so much that despite the last generation of WagonR being in showrooms for 9 years, it

Yamaha Scooters April 1 Safety Deadline
Yamaha Scooters Ready For 1 April Safety Deadline

The Japanese manufacturer has kitted out all its scooters with Unified Braking System (UBS) Yamaha is calling its braking tech ‘UBS.’ Each scooter receives a nominal hike in prices. The Fascino gets a new green colour. Yamaha is on a serious rampage to be ready for the 1 April deadline for kitting out all its products

Bajaj Pulsar Yellow
Bajaj Pulsar NS 200 Now Comes In Yellow, Again

No, you don’t have to pay extra for it The new colour is available only on the ABS variant.  Features no other cosmetic update.  Will be available across all Bajaj showrooms in coming weeks. In a bid to keep things fresh, Bajaj seems to have travelled back in time. The Chakan-based bikemaker has updated the NS200 with

Triumph Valentine’s Day
Triumph Has Something Awesome Planned For Valentine’s Day

Fear not, we are still talking about motorcycles, not lingerie The 2019 Triumph Street Twin & Street Scrambler will be launched in India On February 14. Both bikes get an 18 per cent power bump. Major component changes include the front suspension and brakes. Subtle changes in design lend in a premium touch. Expect a

Ducati Rajasthan Ride
Ducati Commences Dream Tour With Rajasthan Ride

The ride is led by Ducati MotoGP rider Karel Abraham Ducati commences its 2019 Ducati Dream Tour calendar with a ride to Rajasthan. The 5-day ride will see the group ride from Delhi to Mandawa, Bikaner, Khimsar, Samode and back to Delhi. Ducati MotoGP rider Karel Abraham will lead the group. Hollywood actor Casper Crump

Bajaj Pulsar
Bajaj Pulsar 180F: Spotted In The Flesh

The motorcycle features design elements from the Pulsar 220F Gets bodywork from Pulsar 220F; powertrain and underpinnings from Pulsar 180. Dealers we spoke to said the new model is priced at Rs 86,500 (ex-Delhi). Some dealers have even begun accepting unofficial bookings for Rs 1,000. The Pulsar 180F rivals TVS Apache RTR 180. In a

Range Rover
Range Rover Velar Gets Range-topping SVAutobiography Variant

We, at ZigWheels, think it should be criminal for an SUV to look this good. Range Rover’s Velar has always set our tails wagging in happiness by its sheer presence. But, with the SVAutobiography, Range Rover has kicked things up several notches. What’s more, it’s not just the eyes that get a treat. There are

Electrified Jaguar
Electrified Jaguar XJ Coming Soon?

Gallery Jaguar has limited the XJ range in India to just the XJ50. The Jaguar XJ50 celebrates 50 years since the first-gen XJ was introduced back in 1968. Now nearing the end of its fourth generation, Jaguar is expected to showcase the next-gen XJ by 2020. Expected changes include part-hybrid, full-hybrid and all-electric powertrains. The Jaguar XJ50 could be

Kawasaki Ninja Customers
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R Reaches Customers

Kawasaki India has commenced deliveries for the Ninja ZX-6R from this week onwards. The motorcycle is sold via the CKD route and is priced at Rs 10.49 lakh, ex-showroom, India. However, this is only the introductory pricing and the Japanese brand says it will go up considerably soon. Pre-bookings commenced way back in November 2018, and bookings are

Hike private schools rules
Hike in fee: 50 pc private schools not following rules

HIGHLIGHTS Even the schools which are running in profit are also increasing 20 to 40 per cent fee in the name of development and other charges RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Out of the total 18,000 private schools in the state about 50 per cent schools have not submitted farm-6 which is necessary to increase the

Interim Union Budget 2019 Cars
Interim Union Budget 2019: Key Takeaways For Cars

Piyush Goyal, the acting finance minister, mentioned cars only once in his interim budget speech. The government has reduced customs duties on EV parts and components, which should make electric cars more affordable. However, battery imports now attract 5 per cent import duty. No schemes to introduce electric charging stations quickly. The adoption of FAME

Renault Kwid 2019
Renault Kwid Gets More Features for 2019

Kwid gets new safety features as standard. Top variants now come with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. Continues to be powered by 800cc and 1,000cc engines. Prices for 2019 Kwid remain unchanged at Rs 2.66 lakh – Rs 4.60 lakh. Renault’s highest seller in India, the Kwid, has been updated with a host of features for

MG Motor Joins Hands With SBI Ahead Of Hector SUV Launch

The MG Hector will be showcased to the public in April 2019. Expect MG Motor to open bookings around the same time. It will be sold as a 5-seat SUV initially. However, a 7-seat version is also in the pipeline. MG Motor is working towards establishing its sales and service network in India ahead of the

Custom built Ducati Penta
Custom-built Ducati V4 Penta To Fill The Void Of A Naked V4 For Now

Let’s get something straight: The Ducati Panigale V4 is a stunner of a motorcycle. If one passes by you on the streets, it’s sure to turn your head around. But that’s the thing. The V4 is an out and out track bike, so the chance of seeing it crawling in traffic is pretty slim… or is it?

New Maruti Wagon R 2019 Roundup: Prices, Review, Rivals, Variants, Features & More

Maruti has sold over 2 million units of the Wagon R hatchback in India since it was first launched nearly 20 years ago. Now in its third-generation, the new 2019 Wagon R has a lot of changes to talk about. And to guide you through it, we’ve compiled everything there is to know about it