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  • Hyundai Elite i20-based crossover coming in early 2015 19 hours 45 minutes ago

    It seems like carmakers who don't have a product to contend with the compact SUVs are resorting to converting their hatchbacks into make-do crossovers with rugged looking body kits and roof rails. More than a smart move, it seems like a desperate attempt to gain some market share. While such...
  • Fiat Avventura launched in India at Rs 5.99 lakh 22 hours 46 minutes ago

    The Fiat Avventura has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 5.99 lakh ex-Delhi. The Avventura is basically a hopped up Punto, just like Volkswagen's Cross Polo and Toyota's Etios Cross. The Fiat Avventura is available in five variants - Active and Dynamic with petrol and Active,...
  • Fiat Avventura to be launched in India on October 21 Yesterday

    Fiat India's crossover version of the Punto, the Avventura will be launched on October 21 in New Delhi. The Fiat Avventura will be available in petrol and diesel avatars and will be offered in seven variants. The Fiat Avventura uses the same formula that Toyota used with the Etios Cross and...
  • Toyota launches new hatchback Etios Liva, sedan Etios at Rs 4.76 lakh onwards 6 days ago

    Toyota has launched refreshed versions of the Etios sedan and Etios Liva hatch. Prices start at Rs 4.76 lakh for the Liva petrol and go up to Rs 6.95 lakh for the top-end Liva diesel. The base Etios petrol meanwhile starts at Rs 5.74 lakh while the range topping diesel...
  • Tesla unveils new Model S electric sedan variant with 'autopilot' features -384986157 minutes ago

    Hawthorne: Tesla Motors on Thursday took its first step toward automated driving, unveiling features that will allow its electric sedan to park itself and sense dangerous situations. The company also said it will roll out an all-wheel drive option of the Model S sedan that can go from zero to 60...
  • Apple's Siri could crash your car -1652435277 minutes ago

    Washington: Just because you can talk to your car doesn't mean you should. Two new studies have found that voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems may be making the distracted-driving problem worse instead of better. The systems let drivers do things like tune the radio, send a text message, or make...
  • Volkswagen's new compact sedan to debut in India next year October 3, 2014

    The German carmaker is about to join the league of manufacturers operating in the compact sedan or sub-4m category. This is definitely not speculation because our sources confirm that VW has already finalised the design and the car is in the final stages of testing. VW will unveil this new sedan...
  • Maruti Ciaz to be launched in India on October 6 February 12, 1410

    Maruti has confirmed that it will launch the new Ciaz in India on October 6. The Ciaz is Maruti's roomier replacement for the SX4 and is the same concept that was showcased at the Auto Expo 2014. The face of the car reminds one of a typical Suzuki, though it...
  • Mercedes-Benz GLA launched in India at Rs 32.75 lakh September 30, 2014

    2014 has been a big year for Mercedes in India, with every internationally launched model making its way to the subcontinent. The newest member to join this list is the all-new luxury SUV, the GLA. The German carmaker has come in late to the party though, with the BMW X1...
  • Mahindra Quanto AMT to be launched in India by the end of this year September 28, 2014

    Among Mahindra's many displays at the 12th Auto Expo earlier this year was the Quanto compact UV with an AMT (automated manual transmission) gearbox. The car slipped into the sidelines, especially over the last two months that have been teeming with launches. However, at the launch of the brand new...
  • Skoda launches the new Rapid in India at Rs 7.22 lakh September 25, 2014

    Skoda has launched the facelifted Rapid, just a day after Volkswagen launched the refreshed version of their Vento. Like the Vento the Rapid gets some small visual tweaks but the big news is the incorporation of the new 1.5-litre diesel engine that's also under the hood of Volkswagen's Polo and...
  • New Mahindra Scorpio review: The Scorpio just received its biggest upgrade September 25, 2014

    If there was a book on the most significant cars that defined the Indian automobile industry, the Mahindra Scorpio would definitely feature in it. More than a decade after launch, it still is one of the top-selling vehicles in the highly competitive SUV segment. In some states in India, it...
  • Mahindra launches the new Scorpio SUV at Rs 7.98 lakh September 25, 2014

    The new Scorpio is here in the form of the next generation model from Mahindra. It may look like a facelifted variant because there are a lot of resemblances to the outgoing Scorpio. However, this 2015 model features an all-new chassis that will now be used in all future body...
  • New Volkswagen Vento launched in India at Rs 7.44 lakh September 24, 2014

    Volkswagen India has launched the new Vento at a starting price of Rs 7.44 lakh ex-Mumbai. The updated Vento gets new dual-beam headlamps, body-coloured mirrors and door handles as well as refreshed 15-inch wheels. The Polo's three-spoke steering wheel makes its debut in the new Vento. It also has audio controls...
  • Renault Duster AWD launched in India at Rs 11.89 lakh September 24, 2014

    The AWD version of the much loved Duster is finally here. Renault has launched its flagship version of the Duster in two flavours in India, the mid spec RXL and top end RXZ. Prices start at Rs 11.89 lakh and go upto Rs 12.99 lakh ex-showroom-Delhi. The Renault Duster AWD...
  • Renault Duster AWD to be launched in India on September 24 September 23, 2014

    Renault India will launching the Duster All Wheel Drive (AWD) on September 24. The Renault Duster AWD offers three modes, operated by a dial in the centre console. These three modes are two-wheel drive, automatic and four-wheel drive which can be manually locked. There is a different suspension set up...
  • New Mahindra Xylo launched in India at Rs 7.24 lakh September 23, 2014

    Mahindra has launched the updated Xylo in India at a starting price of Rs 7.24 lakh, ex-Mumbai. The company has made some cosmetic as well as mechanical changes to the MUV. The new Mahindra Xylo's front end has been tweaked and there is a chrome strip running near the bonnet. The...
  • New Skoda Rapid to be launched in India on September 25 September 23, 2014

    We know its raining launches this September and adding one more to the list is Skoda. Skoda's updated Rapid will be launched in India on September 25. While visually the car looks the same as the outgoing one, the presence of a Black package means that the already handsome car...
  • New Mahindra Scorpio to be launched in India on September 25 September 22, 2014

    The facelifted Scorpio that's been spotted testing quite a few times, is set to hit showrooms on September 25. Codenamed W105, the new Scorpio will be Mahindra and Mahindra's attempt at breathing new life into the bestselling SUV ever since its launch in 2002. The updated Mahindra Scorpio gets a new...
  • First look: The Honda HRV, the allnew compact SUV September 13, 2014

    The HRV will be the latest addition to the list of small SUVs that are lining up for Europe. The idea behind these is simple all the ruggedness, room and reliability found in an SUV, packed into a pintsized coupelike package. The centrally placed fuel tank in the...
  • The new Skoda Yeti launched in India at Rs 18.63 lakh September 11, 2014

    Skoda India has launched the updated Yeti at Rs 18.63 lakh (exMaharashtra). There are two variants and both are available only in the Elegance trim. The Yeti retains its boxy shape however in a more delectable package than before. The new headlamps are bigger and seem more angular while the grille...
  • MercedesBenz GLA compact SUV to be launched in India on September 30 September 7, 2014

    Mercedes' onslaught of launches has been keeping our calendars chocabloc. After bringing out a couple of new AMG vehicles and more, the German luxury carmaker is looking to launch its smallest SUV, the GLA in India on September 30. And in a week's time, we will also have the E...
  • Maruti Suzuki India to open bookings for Ciaz from September 3 September 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Seeking to make a mark in the big car segment, the country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India will open bookings of its upcoming midsized sedan Ciaz from tomorrow. Ciaz will be available in petrol and Diesel fuel options powered by a 1.4 litre...
  • Maruti Suzuki Ciaz to be launched in India by midOctober September 2, 2014

    At the media unveiling of the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, the carmaker announced that it will launch its new Csegment sedan in the thick of the festive season midOctober. The car is expected to bring Maruti a much needed stronghold in the midsize sedan space which is currently dominated by...
  • Hyundai ix25 set for mid2015 launch in India August 31, 2014

    If you were wondering if Hyundai is going to be joining the compact SUV brigade in India, we finally have word they are. The Korean company has been testing the ix25 in India and the compact SUV is slated for a mid2015 launch. The Hyundai ix 25 was captured being...
  • Man deliberately crashes Bugati Veyron to avail $2.2 million insurance money August 29, 2014

    In a mobile clip recording, a man driving a fancy Bugati Veyron close to Texas, slammed into a saltwater marsh, ruining the car. During initial interrogation, the man named Andy House said that he rammed the car while trying to save a pelican but later investigations revealed that House had...
  • BMW launches the new X3 in India at Rs 44.9 lakh August 28, 2014

    BMW India has launched the X3 facelift in two variants with a starting price of Rs 44.90 lakh. The X3's two variants are the X3 xDrive 20d Expedition and X3 xDrive 20d xLine (Rs 49.90 lakh). All prices are exshowroom. The new X3 gets refreshed headlamps, altered bumpers, ORVMs with turn...
  • Hyundai ix25 spotted testing in India August 25, 2014

    The compact SUV segment in India is a cash cow for every manufacturer that has a presence there. It all started with Premier Rio, which ironically hasn't tasted the success that now latecomers have. Speaking of latecomers, Hyundai will be one of them. One of India's largest exporter of cars,...
  • Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition launched in India at Rs 84.93 lakh August 21, 2014

    Porsche's Cayenne Platinum Edition is now available for sale in India. The new edition is priced at Rs 86.50 lakh exDelhi and Rs 84.93 lakh, exMaharashtra. So what's different about the Platinum Edition? For starters, there are many standard features which include Sport Design steering wheel with paddle shifters, Porsche Steering...
  • Skoda unveils the allnew Fabia; coming to India next year August 19, 2014

    The wait is finally over. After contemplating for days on end, Skoda has finally revealed the new Fabia ahead of its Paris Motor Show 2014 debut. The new 2015 Skoda Fabia is wider as well as lower than the outgoing car. It still squeezes under the four metre mark, which should...

Bikes

Mahindra Gusto scooter launched at Rs 43,000 in India

There are two variants of the Gusto - DX and the VX. The top end VX model gets some additional features over the standard scooter like a flip key, find me and follow me lamps.