Tag Archives: First

Mercedes-Benz India Becomes First Manufacturer To Launch BS-VI Compatible Car In India

Mercedes-Benz today launched its BS-VI compatible vehicle in India and it was the company’s flagship model, the S-Class, that became the first BS-VI vehicle in India. The ‘first’ bits do not stop there as it’s also become the first ever ‘Made in India, for India’ BS-VI vehicle from Mercedes-Benz. It was in 2016 that Mercedes-Benz India first made a commitment to ... Read More »

Electric Vehicles Are Ready For India, But Need Proper Infrastructure First, Says Audi India

German luxury carmaker Audi is all set to bring in electric vehicles for the Indian market as early as 2019-2020, but stressed on the need for proper infrastructure in the country. A top official from the company, while talking to carandbike.com said they are closely monitoring the electric vehicle situation in the country and will start introducing EVs as soon as the government announces ... Read More »

Jaguar’s Reveals It’s First In-House Developed GT Car In More Than 50 Years

It’s been 5 years since Jaguar started production of the F-Type and now it has introduced the car in the GT avatar. The F-Type GT4 was built by Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) and is based on the F-Type SVR road car. It’s Jagars first in-built GT car in over 50 years. It’s one of two specially-prepped racecars created by ... Read More »

2017 Triumph Street Twin long term review, first report

It’s been five weeks since I took delivery of the Street Twin from Shaman Triumph in Mumbai and I have clocked over 3,000km. It’s a bike I use every day, for my 14km commute from home to office, through some really heavy traffic and I have even managed to squeeze in two trips – to Vadodara and Goa – in ... Read More »

2018 Hero Super Splendor First Ride Review

The year of 2017 was a good one for Hero MotoCorp! While the company had just one launch in the Glamour 125, it managed to keep its market share intact and is still the largest selling two-wheeler brand in India. Now, the Splendor and the Passion brands from Hero are two of the biggest selling motorcycle models in India and it ... Read More »

2018 Hero Passion Pro And Passion XPro First Ride Review

Along with the 2018 Hero Super Splendor, Hero MotoCorp also unveiled the 2018 models of the Hero Passion Pro and the Hero Passion XPro recently. Now, apart from the Splendor if there is any other motorcycle model which sells almost as much, it is the Hero Passion. And keeping that in mind, Hero decided to give a nip and tuck to one of its highest ... Read More »

2018 Hero Super Splendor First Ride Review

Here is our first ride experience of the 2018 Hero Super Splendor, which was unveiled recently Highlights The new Hero Super Splendor gets a new 125 cc engine The bike gets new colour schemes and few other updates The price will be announced in January 2018 The year of 2017 was a good one for Hero MotoCorp! While the company ... Read More »

Next-Gen BMW M3 Spotted Testing For The First Time

A test mule of the new BMW M3 performance sedan was recently spotted testing on the international roads. The car was rumoured to be in the making for a quite a while now and this is the first time that a prototype of the upcoming BMW M3 has been spotted testing. The next-gen BMW M3 is likely to be introduced sometime in ... Read More »

Sherco TVS RTR 450 FX First Ride Review

“Holy mother of … *#@#!” I muttered with trepidation, together with a silent prayer, as I realised I’m airborne astride an enduro bike, the first of its kind I’ve ever ridden. I’m not what you’d call a particularly religious person, but this morning I needed divine intervention, more than riding skills, waiting for the bike to hit terra firma. The ... Read More »

Avantura Choppers Rudra, Pravega First Ride Review

If you’ve grown in the 2000s as an auto enthusiast, American television really opened you to the world of choppers, cruisers and custom motorcycles. These were outrageous creations that would later be delivered to their respective owners. They were anything but subtle and that’s what made American choppers so iconic. Over the years, a lot of custom bike houses in ... Read More »