Tag Archives: Vehicles

‘It’s the future of motor travel’: readers on driving electric vehicles

Øivind Johansen with his e-NV200 charging at Teie, Nøtterøy in Vestfold county. Photograph: Øivind Johansen Amid fears that rising levels of nitrogen oxides pose a major risk to public health, Britain plans to ban all new petrol and diesel cars and vans from 2040. As part of the government’s much-anticipated clean air plan it has said the move is needed because of ... Read More »

Future Volkswagen cars will ‘talk’ to other vehicles

HIGHLIGHTS The technology is based on the IEEE 802.11p (pWLAN) standard The first Volkswagen models will be fitted with pWLAN in 2019 Volkswagen cars with the tech will be able to communicate with cars made by different manufacturers and the transport infrastructure as well The first Volkswagen models will be fitted with pWLAN in 2019 In order to improve road ... Read More »

America’s Fascination With Side By Side Vehicles Is a True Love Affair

If you are a Side By Side vehicle enthusiast, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding parts. America’s love affair with these amazing off road vehicles has increased at an exponential level in recent years. The source of the appeal is as clear as it is simple. People love riding in off road environments, and they especially love to do so ... Read More »

Car tax to rise for most drivers who buy new vehicles, RAC claims

The vast majority of drivers buying new cars will pay significantly more in car tax from April 1, a motoring organisation has claimed. Up to two-thirds of new vehicles that fall into three of the most popular tax bands will leave their owners worse off as a result of sweeping changes being made to Vehicle Excise Duty (VED), according to ... Read More »

The hottest new vehicles we’ve seen so far at the Geneva auto show

The Geneva International Motor Show kicks off this week and automakers are unveiling a host of new vehicles, from supercars for the super-rich to concept vehicles by boutique car designers to high-volume vehicles for the masses. After two days of media previews the show will be open to the public from March 9-19. Here are some of the hottest vehicles we ... Read More »

List Of Vehicles Back On Sale After the Lifting Of the Diesel Ban In The NCR

By CarAndBike Team Aug 16, 2016 In what will be a huge measure of relief, the Supreme Court has finally lifted the ban on diesel vehicles with a capacity of 2,000cc and above in Delhi NCR.  Initially, only a handful of manufacturers were said to have been hit by the ban, a little digging on our part revealed that there ... Read More »

Make-in-India Is the Key to Affordable Electric Vehicles: Girish Shankar

Given the continually increasing concerns about pollution in India, the government has undertaken several measures to combat with the problem. One such example would be the ban on registration of diesel cars with an engine capacity of 2000cc or more was introduced in Delhi NCR. However, curbing such vehicles alone can’t bring about the much-needed change. Therefore, the government has ... Read More »

NGT Bans Diesel Vehicles Over 10 Years Old In Delhi

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today announced its decision to ban 10 year old diesel vehicle in Delhi effective immediately. NGT has asked the government to cancel the registration of all diesel vehicles that are older than 10 years measures to deal with pollution in the capital. The Green court also mentioned that vehicles more than 15 years old are ... Read More »

Japan might not allow trying out of fully self sufficient vehicles On Public Roads

even as the japanese government is supportive of self-driving motors and the related technology, it has also made it clean that the much pointed out fully independent vehicles will not be tested on public roads inside the country. As in line with reports inside the eastern media, the land of the growing sun has set up guidelines posted by using ... Read More »

Electric Vehicles Sales Grow by 37.5 per Cent in FY 2015-16

  While India is reaching new heights every day and growing at a fast pace, there’s one area where we are heavily investing but still haven’t reached our potential – electric vehicle industry. There have been various initiatives by the Government of India to promote the of electric vehicles in India but a very few vehicle options available and the ... Read More »