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New 3rd Generation Porsche Cayenne Unveiled

  Porsche has finally unveiled the much awaited 2019 Cayenne in Stuttgart and will offer two models at launch- the Cayenne and Cayenne S. Both are powered by turbocharged six-cylinder engines. While the Cayenne has the ability to accelerate from zero to 100 kmph in just 5.9 seconds, the Cayenne S is able to accelerate to 100 kmph from a standstill in ... Read More »

Ford Patents Self-Levelling Cup Holders

Nowadays, more and more manufacturers are trying their best to make the customers’ in-car experience as comfortable as possible. Ford thinks that there is a decent number of people who like to have their morning cuppa while they are commuting from home to work and therefore, the cup-holders play a very important part in the lives of these people. But there is ... Read More »

Auto Industry Disappointed With Additional Cess On Larger Cars, SUVs

The Indian auto industry is disappointed with the Union Cabinet’s decision for an ordinance to increase the Goods and Service Tax (GST) cess on mid-range, large cars and SUVs from the current 15 per cent right now to 25 per cent. The government ordinance will need to be cleared by the President, but looks like the 25 per cent tax ... Read More »

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet Facelift Teased Ahead Of Frankfurt Debut

  Mercedes-Benz has released a new teaser video for the 2018 S-Class Cabriolet facelift ahead of the car’s public debut at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. This is the second teaser video released by the carmaker within a week and the new video focuses on the OLED technology used in the making of the new taillamps. Along with the S-Class ... Read More »

Tata Motors Working On Alternative Plans For Nano

Leading automobile manufacturer Tata Motors is now working on alternative plans for its small car Nano whose sales have fallen making its production not a viable proposition, an official of the company said. Asked about the future of Nano, COO of Tata Motors Satish Borwankar said “going forward, alternative plans for Nano is being considered. Like the electric version of ... Read More »

Real road emissions tests for new car models from Friday

Volkswagen Group fitted software to diesel models which manipulated examinations by detecting when the vehicles were on a rolling road 27 August 2017 12:45AM New car models will have to pass real world driving emissions tests before being allowed on UK roads from Friday. The tougher rules are being brought in across the European Union as concern over the harmful ... Read More »

Diesel scrappage scheme: BMW and Ford accused of cashing in on fears by offering £2k off a new car

Manufacturers including BMW and Ford are taking matters into their own hands with their own pollution-reducing trade-in schemes  CREDIT:  YUI MOK Car manufacturers are cashing in on a diesel price scare by launching scrappage schemes for drivers of polluting cars who agree to buy brand new “greener” versions. It comes after the Government threatened to develop a diesel scrappage scheme but failed ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki to revamp used-car business

Sixteen years after Maruti Suzuki India Ltd entered the used car market, it is sharpening its focus on the business that is expanding rapidly. As part of the exercise, the Japanese carmaker’s local arm, which sells second-hand cars under the True Value brand, will set up a network of 150 independent outlets across the country by March 2018, and increase ... Read More »

Looking for a new car? Here are 10 hot deals you won’t want to miss

This week we’ve teamed up with Jim Reid Vehicle Sales to bring you 10 incredible, high-spec cars. These are motors for the proper petrol heads out there. Let us know which you’d like to get your hands on most. Find out more about each car by clicking the links above the pictures. 1) BMW M4 3.0T 425Bhp Coupe Auto *Extras* A truly stunning ... Read More »

Nissan Introduces Waterless Car Washing Solution In India

Nissan India on Thursday launched its Waterless Car Cleaning initiative at the opening of the 7th edition of the ‘Happy with Nissan’ service campaign for its customers pan-India. Bollywood actor and Nissan brand ambassador Sushant Singh Rajput along with Arun Malhotra, MD, Nissan India kicked off the eco-friendly car wash program with customers at a newly-inaugurated Nissan workshop in Gurgaon. The seventh ... Read More »