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Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sport Concept Unveiled

Honda displayed the Africa Twin Adventure Sports concept at the 2016 Osaka Motorcycle Show held over the weekend in Osaka, Japan. The new concept is a more rugged version of the Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin, first unveiled at the EICMA show in Milan and then at the 2016 Auto Expo in Delhi. The notable differences are a much larger aluminium ... Read More »

Vitara Brezza’s Pricing Could Catapult Maruti In SUV League

Maruti is counting on the success of Brezza to make it a dominant player in the utility-vehicle space Maruti Suzuki, which launched its all-new Vitara Brezza model on Tuesday, will benefit from the compact SUV’s aggressive pricing, says Ambit Capital Research. “Brezza has been launched at a starting price of Rs. 6.99 lakh (for the base LDi model). This is ... Read More »

Volvo V40 Facelift Revealed; to Be Unveiled at Geneva Motor Show

Swedish carmaker, Volvo, today revealed the upcoming facelifts of its popular V40 range that includes the V40 luxury hatch and V40 Cross Country. The cars feature Volvo’s new design language and will make their public debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. According to the information we have received the facelifted Volvo V40 and V40 Cross Country will comes to ... Read More »

Shell Lubricants Tells All About Its Newly Launched Synthetic Bike Oil

India is the second largest two-wheeler market after China and Shell understands the opportunity curve very well. The company has been working to make it presence felt in almost every segment with its range of engine oils and recently launched the ‘Advance Ultra 15W-50’ for bikes above 300cc at the recently concluded fourth edition of India Bike Week (IBW), of ... Read More »

Spied: New Generation Audi R8 Spyder Caught Testing Sans Camouflage

With the coupe version making its debut last year, the new generation Audi R8 Spyder (Convertible) was in the pipeline for a some time now and was spotted on several occasions, albeit completely covered with camouflage. Making things interesting, car spotters in Namibia caught up with the new R8 Spyder while undergoing hot-weather tests with the test mule missing camouflage ... Read More »

Indian Passenger Vehicle Sales Expected to Witness Double Digit Growth in FY2016

2015 saw the Indian automobile industry turnaround its fortunes after a dismal 2014, as sales figures soared across most passenger vehicle segments. Despite the tumultuous few months towards the end of last year, most carmakers in India will hope to carry forwards their newfound momentum into the next fiscal. This was confirmed by the numerous records broken at Auto Expo ... Read More »

Bajaj V15 Bookings Commence at 5000; Launch in March

The much talked about Bajaj V15 premium commuter made a grand unveil right before the 2016 Auto Expo earlier this month and has been quick to turn into one of the most awaited launches this year. With the launch scheduled towards the end of March, those waiting to get their hands on the bike can now walk up to Bajaj ... Read More »

Unity Hyundai Becomes India’s First Digital Automotive Experience Outlet

Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has inaugurated India’s first Digital Automotive Experience Outlet called Unity Hyundai in the national capital. The Korean carmaking firm is India’s largest passenger car exporter and 2nd largest manufacturer. The company has taken a ‘New Thinking, New Possibility” approach which is aimed at offering customers a completely new way to shop for a car by ... Read More »

Honda Africa Twin: First Look Review

Adventure touring seems to be the flavour in the premium motorcycle market in India with many manufacturers jumping on to the “adventure” genre. The year started with the big one – the much anticipated Royal Enfield Himalayan being unveiled just ahead of the Auto Expo. The 2016 Auto Expo itself saw another player in the superbike segment, DSK Benelli unveiling ... Read More »

Renault Duster AMT vs Hyundai Creta AT vs Mahindra Scorpio AT: Spec Comparison

The eagerly awaited Renault Duster facelift was unveiled at Auto Expo 2016 where it was confirmed that the new-look Duster would also get an automatic variant. The Duster is a segment stalwart that had managed to maintain its reputation as king of the segment for quite a long spell up until the launch of the Hyundai Creta. The Creta’s immediate ... Read More »