Apr 04

MG Motor’s 2 Year Plan, 4 More SUVs After Hector Launch
MG Motor’s 2 Year Plan, 4 More SUVs After Hector Launch

MG’s initial products for the Indian market will only be SUVs. A 7-seater variant of Hector is also in the works. All-electric eZS SUV will be offered by end-2019 and will initially be brought in through the CBU route. An SUV smaller than the Hector is likely to be launched in 2020. The fourth SUV

Cars Recalled In 2019: BMW 3 Series, X5, Porsche Panamera & More
Cars Recalled In 2019: BMW 3 Series, X5, Porsche Panamera & More

The year 2018 saw more than 75,000 cars getting recalled. As we enter the fourth month of this year, there have already been a few voluntary recalls for possible manufacturing defects. Interestingly, this year, all of these recalls were from premium car brands like BMW, Porsche and Mini. Here are the cars, the number of units and the possible

Google Duplex reaching iOS users in US cities
Google Duplex reaching iOS users in US cities

Google Duplex reaching iOS: Moving on from Pixel devices, iOS users in the US are getting Google’s voice-calling “Duplex” — that lets Artificial Intelligence (AI) mimic a human voice to make appointments and book tables through phone calls. The support site for Duplex lists the iPhone as being part of this rollout, with iOS users

Facebook may hire journalists to curb fake news
Facebook may hire journalists to curb fake news

Facebook hire journalists to curb fake news: In order to better tackle fake news and improve quality of content on its platform, Facebook might hire a new generation of digital-era journalists and news publishers. In a discussion with Mathias Dopfner, CEO of Europe’s largest publisher Axel Springer, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Monday talked over

Toyota Yaris Secures 4 Stars In Latin NCAP Test

The structure is rated unstable but the passenger protection offered helped it retain the 4-stars. Lack of ISOFIX marking and a passenger deactivation switch contribute for loss of a star for child occupant safety. Brazilian model comes with 5 fewer airbags compared to the Indian one. Toyota’s answer to the Honda City, Hyundai Verna and the Maruti

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

Skoda Octavia SportLine Revealed For UK; Will It Come To India?
Skoda Octavia SportLine Revealed For UK; Will It Come To India?

Skoda to unveil next-gen Octavia later in 2019; SportLine variant introduced on current-gen model. Octavia SportLine gets no performance upgrades, only cosmetic tweaks. Includes gloss black elements like front grille, front spoiler, rear spoiler, rear diffuser insert and ORVMs. The Skoda Superb is already available in the Sportline version in India. Skoda will be debuting the next-gen Octavia

Ertiga Suzuki Sport (Indonesia) vs Maruti Ertiga: Major Differences
Ertiga Suzuki Sport (Indonesia) vs Maruti Ertiga: Major Differences

Ertiga Suzuki Sport has been launched in Indonesia. The standard Ertiga is already on sale in Indonesia. The Ertiga Suzuki Sport gets an exterior kit and an all-black interior. It falls under the Suzuki Sport division. Powered by the same 1.5-litre petrol engine that powers the standard Ertiga. The Ertiga Suzuki Sport is a 7-seat

Mahindra XUV500, Scorpio & Other SUV Genuine Spare Parts To Be Sold Online
Mahindra XUV500, Scorpio & Other SUV Genuine Spare Parts To Be Sold Online

Mahindra’s genuine spare parts can now be bought online The spare part delivery is limited to 20 cities only Opens option to get your Mahindra car serviced/repaired from nearby third-party garages without compromising parts quality Other carmakers like Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and Ford connect buyers with genuine spare parts distributors, but don’t sell parts online

Facebook launches tools to boost election engagement
Facebook launches tools to boost election engagement

Social-networking site Facebook on Tuesday launched two new India-specific tools – “Candidate Connect” and “Share You Voted” – to boost civic engagement on its platform during the general elections that commence in April. While “Candidate Connect” will help people learn more about candidates, the “Share You Voted” will provide people with polling information and enable