Tag Archives: Car

Four new car launches in India next week

Inching closer to the festive season, we have four big new car launches next week in India. Hyundai will launch the Grand i10 Nios on 20 August, followed by the new BMW 3 Series and Maruti Suzuki XL6 on the next day, 21 August. The much-awaited compact SUV, the Kia Selto is due for India launch on 22 August. Moving towards the end of this month, the Renault Triber will be launched in ... Read More »

In Photos: The Wonderfully Eclectic Highway Earth Car Show

The Highway Earth car show, organized by automotive photographer Evan Klein, has become a Los Angeles-area staple. The show takes place in Franklin Canyon Park, surrounding the Upper Franklin Canyon reservoir. It’s not just a field of cars; instead, visitors stroll around the Franklin Canyon Reservoir to find groups of cars arranged at different turnouts—sort of an outdoor Guggenheim museum. Highway ... Read More »

New car and bike sales decline for ninth consecutive month

With nine straight months of declining sales, it is no surprise that sales in July 2019 across vehicle segments – passenger vehicles and two-wheelers – are not worth writing home about. Instead, they point to an urgent need for a growth stimulus – ideally a GST rate cut from the existing 28 percent to 18 percent – to revive sales. Else, ... Read More »

Things to be noted before you buy used car online

Scams can come in any number of forms and disguises and you have to ensure that you do not become a victim. (Representational Image) Purchasing an automobile is a major investment for anyone, especially today when the world has gone digital. With shopping increasingly going online, the wise customer is one who is vigilant and takes steps to protect himself ... Read More »

MAMAMOO’s Hwasa Buys New Car And Shares Story About Driving On “I Live Alone”

MAMAMOO’s Hwasa bought her first car! On the July 19 episode of MBC’s “I Live Alone,” Hwasa got her driver’s license and went on her first drive. Hwasa revealed she got a new car and shared, “I got a license. I used to be scared of cars because I got into a big car accident before. I didn’t think I’d get a ... Read More »

New Car Registrations Down By 4.6%, Two-Wheelers By 5% In June 2019: FADA

Uttar Pradesh had the highest vehicle registrations last month at 2,93,905 units The Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) today released the Monthly Vehicle Registration Data for the Month of June 2019. According to the FADA report, last month, the total Vehicle Registrations fall 5.4 per cent. This includes a drop of 4.6 per cent in passenger vehicle sales, and ... Read More »

5 Factors to consider while buying a new car in India

Buying a car is one of the most crucial decisions that we make. From looking for the right design, model, and features to choosing the right accessories that make a car the perfect fit for you and your family- there are numerous factors that come into play. Which is the best car in the market? What is the best time to ... Read More »

Banned driver caught – taking new car for a spin

A former car salesman was caught flouting his driving ban – as he tested out a new vehicle before buying it. Shaun Cole lost his business and trader’s licence after receiving a 30 month ban in 2017 for failing to provide a breath specimen. But he was caught behind the wheel again on June 11 and said he was trying ... Read More »

Buying A Used Car – Should Mileage Be The Only Factor?

The foremost factor that comes to mind when considering a used car is how many kilometres it has been driven. For instance, if you were choosing between two similarly priced cars of the same make and year, and one had 40,000km on it while the other’s odometer read 55,000km, you’re more likely to be inclined towards the first one as ... Read More »

Why online brands are going offline to tap fast-growing used car market

In India for every new car sold, there are 1.3 to 1.5 used cars sold. The ratio in US is around 2.5. Armed with $110 million funding received in January, Girnar Software-owned CarDekho is building a network of 200 used car dealerships across the country. It has already set up 31 stores altogether in Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru and Jaipur. Four new ... Read More »