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These auto show hotties know way more about cars than you do

Taylor Clayton and Alyse Madej at the New York International Auto Show This column will be about car models and their high cost. But not Chevy Camaros, Maseratis or even the Lamborghini Centenario. This is about models with names like Nicole, Sara, Caroline, Meghan and hundreds more who last week wore very tight dresses and high heels and talked about ... Read More »

These auto show hotties know way more about cars than you do

This column will be about car models and their high cost. But not Chevy Camaros, Maseratis or even the Lamborghini Centenario. This is about models with names like Nicole, Sara, Caroline, Meghan and hundreds more who last week wore very tight dresses and high heels and talked about one of the roughly 1,000 cars at the New York International Auto ... Read More »

Top Cars of the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show

The Shanghai auto show is a good look at where the car world is headed: small, space-efficient, energy-efficient, electrified or plug-in — plus honking big SUVs for the elite who can afford the taxes. The US may get a four-year respite under the Trump administration, but by 2021 we’ll be back to concerns about efficiency and climate change. Shanghai is ... Read More »

How dangerous air bags can find their way into used cars

LAS VEGAS: A Nevada crash that nearly killed a young woman has exposed a hole in the government’s efforts to get dangerous Takata air bag inflators off the road: There’s nothing that prevents the devices from being taken from wrecked cars and reused. Karina Dorado’s trachea was punctured by shrapnel from an inflator in an otherwise minor crash in Las ... Read More »

2017 Geneva Auto Show: Fast Cars and Diamond Dust

STANDING AT THE TOP of the escalator between the two floors of Palexpo Hall 7, amid the crashing thunder and carbon-fiber lightning of the 87th Geneva International Motor Show, all I could see were bubbles, bubbles everywhere: delicate, iridescent, aching to pop. The biggest is floating just across the ocean. The U.S. car market—upon whose riches these splendid European luxury ... Read More »

Lexus Cars To Be Launched In India In March 2017; More Details Revealed

We’ve already told you all there is to about brand Lexus coming to India. In fact we gave you an exclusive story too, telling you about the cars that are making their way here as also the strategy the company will adopt as regards India. We’ve already told you about the RX450 and the ES coming to India and we’ve ... Read More »

Honda Cars India To Increase Prices By Up To 3% From January 2017

Honda Cars India has announced a price hike of up to 3 per cent for all its models effective from January 2017. Apart from year end offers and schemes, December is also the month when carmakers announce price revisions for next year. And Honda Cars is the latest addition to that list. In fact, Honda is the seventh carmaker in ... Read More »

Paris Motor Show 2016: India Relevant Cars Previewed

The Paris Motor Show is about to kick off soon and we have already brought you a host of cars that are slated to be unveiled. Of course, quite a few cars showcased at the show will never make it to India. So here is a quick list of cars that will make it to India soon or are relevant ... Read More »

Top 5 Cars In India Between ₹ 10 Lakh To ₹ 15 Lakh

The festive season is here and a lot of you might be planning to welcome a new car into your home this year. While you might have zeroed in on what kind of car you want or from which carmaker, the recent surge in new cars has just made the decision-making process all the more complicated. So we figured let’s ... Read More »

Upcoming AMT Cars in India

  Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) has become a key addition in the product portfolio for most manufacturers and we can see the trend catching up. With people preferring automatic transmission variants to manual, the effectiveness of the AMT is clearly seen in the burgeoning sales figures of the cars in this segment. While there are already quite a few cars ... Read More »