Bike Reviews

Triumph Street Scrambler Review: Manageable Fun? | The Kranti Sambhav Review

Kranti Sambhav sets out to find out what differentiates the Triumph Street Scrambler from the deluge of scrambler motorcycles in India and if it is worth spending your money on. Triumph Street Scrambler Do you think millennials will be seen roaming around in bell-bottoms, à la Amitabh Bachchan, anytime soon? I, for one, reckon there’s a mild possibility of those ... Read More »

2019 TRIUMPH STREET TWIN ROAD TEST REVIEW

In just about three years since its launch, the Triumph Street Twin is already one of the most important members of the Bonneville family. It has helped the British bike maker catch the attention of younger buyers (as opposed to older ones who are the traditional target customers for the Bonnie) and Triumph claims to have sold over 18,000 units ... Read More »

2018 HUSQVARNA VITPILEN 701 REVIEW – SIMPLY, BEAUTIFULLY SWEDISH

The Vitpilen – Swedish for ‘white arrow’ – comes in two flavours, the LAMS-approved 401, and big-cheese 701. They both lean on sister builder KTM for engines, with the former using the Duke 390 and the latter the Duke 690 mill. This surely helped expedite development and the three years between concept and production have been spent dialling in the ... Read More »

CES 2019: Novus Electric Motorcycle Unveiled

German electric motorcycle company Novus has unveiled a new electric motorcycle at the Consumer Electronics Show 2019 in Las Vegas. The bike looks like a cross between a bicycle and a moped, with skinny wheels and tyres and no lights, or number plate. The electric bike has one of the most innovative carbon fibre frames ever seen on a production ... Read More »

Top five B-segment cars on CarWale in 2018

The fast-changing Indian automotive industry has recently witnessed strong positive growth in the B-Segment. By this, we mean that Indian customers have started opting for the feature loaded and spacious hatchbacks over the entry-level small cars from the A-segment. Popular models from the A-segment, like the – Maruti Suzuki Alto 800, Renault Kwid and the Datsun Redi-Go will continue to ... Read More »

Mahindra Marazzo scores four stars in global NCAP

The latest rounds of global NCAP test results are out and the Mahindra Marazzo has scored four stars in adult occupant protection. However, in child occupant protection, it has only managed to score two stars. The Marazzo that was used in the crash testing had front seatbelt pretensioners, dual front airbags, seat belt reminder (driver only), ISOFIX child seat mounting ... Read More »

Mahindra Marazzo scores four stars in global NCAP

The latest rounds of global NCAP test results are out and the Mahindra Marazzo has scored four stars in adult occupant protection. However, in child occupant protection, it has only managed to score two stars. The Marazzo that was used in the crash testing had front seatbelt pretensioners, dual front airbags, seat belt reminder (driver only), ISOFIX child seat mounting ... Read More »

Nissan Kicks to be launched in India in January 2019

-New premium SUV for the Indian market -Production has commenced at Chennai plant -Will rival the Hyundai Creta, Renault Duster and production version of the Kia SP Its official! Nissan will launch the Kicks SUV for the Indian car market in January 2019. This is a new India specific version of the premium SUV from the Japanese automaker and is ... Read More »

Honda Civic spotted testing in India for the first time

–    The 10th generation Honda Civic was showcased at the 2018 Auto Expo.  –    The Civic will make a comeback in the Indian market next year.  –    When launched, it will compete against the Hyundai Elantra, Skoda Octavia, and Toyota Corolla Altis. Honda is bringing back the iconic Civic sedan in India after a hiatus of half ... Read More »

Skoda-Volkswagen to start building engines in India, might look at CNG-friendly engines

Under the India 2.0 initiative, Volkswagen group, led by Skoda, is aiming at five per cent market share in five years from the launch of their new series of products in 2020-21. And to make inroads into a price-sensitive market, Skoda aims to build cost-effective and competitive products while maintaining the global ethos and standards of the Volkswagen group intact. ... Read More »