Dec 06

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More V4 Models In The Pipeline, Says Ducati Boss

It was a seismic shift when Ducati announced that they would no longer be employing a L-twin engine but a V4 motor for their next big sportsbike, something similar to their Italian cousins, Aprilia. What it resulted in was the Panigale V4, a motorcycle that has garnered rave reviews around the world. With Panigale V4

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First International TVS AOG Ride To Bhutan Flagged Off

TVS, the Hosur based manufacturer, has kicked off its first international ride to Bhutan for Apache Owners Group (AOG) in India. 17 lucky Apache owners, comprising of both men and women riders will begin their journey from the foothills of Siliguri, West Bengal and travel across the beautiful landscapes of Bhutan. The entire ride will

Punjab to pay `25 per quintal extra to sugarcane farmers

Punjab to pay `25 per quintal extra to sugarcane farmers. Ending the stalemate over the issue, the Captain Amarinder Singh government has decided to pay Rs 25 per quintal directly to the sugarcane farmers, while also announcing immediate release of Rs 65 crores towards the interest on loans taken by private sugar mill owners to

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Yamaha India Issues A Recall For YZF-R3

India Yamaha Motor (IYM) has issued a recall for the YZF-R3 motorcycle in India. The reason for the recall is said to be possible issues with the bike’s radiator hose and torsion spring. This is the third time the R3 has been recalled by Yamaha in India and the first since it was relaunched earlier

Mahindra S201 Interior Pics Leaked For The First Time

Mahindra S201 Interior Pics Leaked For The First Time The Mahindra S201 sports a similar dashboard layout as the Ssangyong Tivoli along with features like infotainment touchscreen, dual-zone climate control unit and USB charging ports. Images reveal a dual-tone dashboard and leather seat upholstery . Set to Launch by April, 2019, the Mahindra S201 is likely to

Spec Comparison: Tata Harrier Vs Jeep Compass Vs Hyundai Tucson Vs Mahindra XUV500

Spec Comparison: Tata Harrier Vs Jeep Compass Vs Hyundai Tucson Vs Mahindra XUV500. Earlier today, Tata Motors released the specifications and features of its upcoming flagship SUV, the Harrier. Now, it’s time to take a look at how it fares against the cars it will go up against when launched in January 2019. We compare the details to

UM Commando Classic
UM Launches Commando Classic Carb Variant At Rs 1.95 Lakh

UM Motorcycles has launched a carburetted variant of the Commando Classic at Rs 1.95 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The bike will be powered by the same 279.5cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine as the fuel-injected Commando Classic. However, the engine will be fed fuel via a carburettor instead of a fuel injector setup. Apart from the inclusion of a carburettor,

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Launched In India, Will Rival Bentley Bentayga

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Launched In India, Will Rival Bentley Bentayga The Cullinan is Rolls-Royce’s first-ever SUV It is also the first 4X4 by the carmaker Debuted in May 2018 Shares platform with the Phantom VIII Powered by a 6.75-litre V12 engine Rolls-Royce has launched its first-ever SUV, the Cullinan, in India. Priced at Rs 6.95 crore, it’s considerably

Honda Cars Drive
Honda Cars Will Now ‘Talk’ To You When You Test Drive Them!

Reviews The Talking Car interface enables the car to explain its own features while customers take a test drive. The new interface senses the trigger points from a customer’s driving pattern and explains the key features. Starting with the CR-V, this interface will also be introduced on other Honda models. In order to enhance the

Skoda Scala Interior
Skoda Scala Interior Showcased, Global Debut On December 6

The Skoda Scala hatchback is based on the MQB-A0 platform Gets a digital instrument cluster Gets a free-standing 9.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system Skoda has gone ahead and revealed interior images of its upcoming hatchback, the Scala. Previously, the Czech carmaker had revealed a silhouette of the car and a sketch of its interior. Skoda has

Tata Sons chairman meets Captain, to expand presence in Punjab

Tata Sons chairman meets Captain, to expand presence in Punjab. Encouraged by the positive stimulus given to industry by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh led Congress government, Tata Sons is looking to expand its Taj Group of Hotels portfolio in the state in a big way. “The company has identified 10-15 projects for expanding its

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New-gen Skoda Rapid, Volkswagen Polo, Ameo, Vento In Pipeline For India

Reviews All these cars will move to the MQB A0-IN platform The entire product line will be powered by BSVI compliant engines New models are not expected until 2021, so VW Group will give these models minor updates in the meantime Volkswagen-Skoda is set to give its mass-market car portfolio a complete overhaul. The VW

4 Power-packed Alternatives To KTM 125 Duke

4 Power-packed Alternatives To KTM 125 Duke. KTM took a leap of faith by launching a premium 125cc motorcycle in a market full of commuter bikes. The Indian two-wheeler market offers quite some interesting alternatives for that price. Here’s a quick look at them: Yamaha YZF-R15 V3: The R15 V3 is a liquid-cooled motorcycle that’s priced slightly over

Bajaj Pulsar 220F, 180 Updated For 2019

Bajaj Pulsar 220F, 180 Updated For 2019 New Pulsar 220F has been spotted at a dealership ahead of official launch. Entire Pulsar range, including 150, 180 and 220F get new graphics and underbelly fairing for 2019. Despite updates, pricing remains unchanged at Rs 98,694 for the Pulsar 220F and Rs 85,525 for the Pulsar 180

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Future VW-Skoda Cars To Look “Significantly Different” From Each Other

In a recent conversation with CarDekho, Gurpratap Boparai, head of VW Group in India, confirmed that future VW and Skoda cars will not be the re-badged versions of each other. At present, badge engineering can be seen in the Vento–Rapid duo, with the side and rear sections of both cars looking quite similar. New-gen Skoda Rapid, Volkswagen Polo, Ameo,

Rivian Reveals All-Electric R1T and R1S, Blows Minds At LA Motor Show 2018

Rivian Reveals All-Electric R1T and R1S, Blows Minds At LA Motor Show 2018 Rivian stayed under the radar for almost a decade, has four facilities in the US including an ex-Mitsubishi manufacturing plant in Normal, Illinois. The R1T pickup truck and R1S SUV ride on a ‘skateboard’ platform which can house any of three battery packs.

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Weekly Wrap-up: New Tata Harrier Features, Next-gen Grand i10 Spied, Volkswagen’s India Plans and more

Volkswagen not interested in competing with the Kwid and Tiago. Find out more about the German carmaker’s plans, here. Mahindra S201 To Be Launched By April 2019: Mahindra’s upcoming Vitara Brezza rival is nearing launch. Read more about it here. Mahindra-Ford To Share S201’s petrol engine: The petrol engine will most likely be turbocharged. Read more about

Motorcycle News of the Week: KTM 125 Duke & Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X ABS Launched, More Details About Jawa Launch, Pulsar 150 Updated And More

Motorcycle News of the Week: KTM 125 Duke & Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X ABS Launched, More Details About Jawa Launch, Pulsar 150 Updated And More.The week that went by was quite eventful for motorcycle aficionados. There was plenty of action both within and outside India. Without further ado, let’s look at what made the biggest

Essential oils from herbs may help treat Lyme disease

Essential oils from herbs may help treat Lyme disease. Oils from garlic and several other common herbs and medicinal plants show strong activity against the bacterium that causes Lyme disease. According to a study by researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, these oils may be especially useful in alleviating Lyme symptoms that

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Health: Brain zapping may alleviate depression symptoms

Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have identified a brain region that can be electrically stimulated to improve mood in people suffering from depression. According to a study published in the journal Current Biology, timulation of a brain region called the lateral orbitofrontal cortex (OFC) reliably produced acute improvement in mood in patients who suffered from depression. Those effects were not seen in patients without mood symptoms, suggesting that