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2018 Honda CR-V launched: What else can you buy?

The all-new Honda CR-V is here and with the seven-seats and the long feature list, it also carries a hefty price tag. Starting at over Rs 28 lakhs ex-showroom India for the petrol 2WD, the diesel 2WD is offered at Rs 30.65 lakhs while the diesel AWD will set you back by Rs 32.75 lakhs. For an on-road price over RS 30 ... Read More »

New 2018 Honda Amaze vs Maruti Dzire – Which car offers what

Honda Cars India launched the second-generation Amaze yesterday. The new Amaze is a completely new car and is many times more modern than the earlier version. Akin to the previous model, the new Amaze rivals the very popular Maruti Dzire. The new Amaze comes with some segment-first features like a CVT for both the engine variants along with cruise control ... Read More »

KTM Duke 390-based Husqvarna Vitpilen & Svartpilen: What the world thinks of these India-bound motorcycles

Husqvarna will officially enter the Indian market later this year with two new offerings – the Vitpilen 401 cafe racer & the Svartpilen 401 scrambler. Both bikes are entry-level motorcycles from the Swedish manufacturer and are based on the KTM 390 Duke. Both motorcycles get the same chassis and engine as the 390 Duke but the retro-modern styling is what ... Read More »

8 kinds of TVS Apache motorcycles: Who should buy what

Over the years, the TVS Apache motorcycle has become a brand in itself. The Apache-branded motorcycles were first launched in 2006 and ever since, have gotten more popular, gained on power and features. Currently, TVS offers as many as 8 variants of the Apache in India, and each of them has a unique character. People often get confused about which ... Read More »

TVS Apache RR310 vs Honda CBR250R vs Yamaha Fazer 250 vs Royal Enfield Himalayan: Who should buy what!

5 latest affordable performance motorcycles  in India – which is the right one for you? The higher segments of Indian motorcycle market have shown a strong growth in the last few years. We have seen some really well-sorted motorcycles, like the KTM 390 Duke, making it to the ‘affordable performance’ segment in recent years. However, some more well-priced performance-oriented products ... Read More »

The Rimac Concept Two is a Preview of What Supercars Will be Like in The Future

Automotive enthusiasts have a lot to be worried about when it comes to the future of the automotive industry. Automakers already have semi-autonomous vehicles on the road and autonomous cars are expected to be released within the next year at the earliest. Then, there’s the question of electric vehicles that are poised to put cars with internal combustion engines out of business.  Rimac Brings ... Read More »

What to see at the Los Angeles Auto Show

In Los Angeles, the auto industry is holding its breath. Change is coming, but no one exactly knows when or how EVs or self-driving cars will make a dent in the way Americans drive. What is clear is that if new technologies are successful, California, with its push toward zero emissions and lucrative tax incentives, will lead the way in ... Read More »

What to expect at the Los Angeles Auto Show

What can we expect to see next week at the Los Angeles Auto Show that we’ve not seen before? It’s the first major North American auto show of the season, open to the public on Dec. 1 with press events in advance. Check out globedrive.com for news and updates. FCA 2018 Jeep Wrangler. FCA Undoubtedly the star of the show, Jeep’s new Wrangler has been teased and ... Read More »

What is Earth’s climate future?

A book on geological history that explains climate change It is climate season again as the UN Climate Change Conference (CoP23) considers a greener future for the planet in Bonn, Germany. There is plenty of literature on the topic, but it is always useful to get it organised between the covers of a book. Australian climate scientist and conservationist Tim ... Read More »

What to expect at the Frankfurt Motor Show

photo: BMW The 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show press previews officially begin on Tuesday, but the hype is already in full swing. In a trend that’s taken away some of the show floor thrill, several automakers have revealed images of their new concepts and production vehicles ahead of the media fray. Based on what’s been revealed thus far, the general theme veers toward ... Read More »