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  • Honda to start production of its high-end sports motorcycle CBR-650 in India from next year 23 hours 24 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: Riding upon the 'Make in India' appeal, auto giant 'Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Private Limited' (HMSI) will start production of its high-end sports motorcycle 'CBR-650' in the country from next year, a top company executive said here today. "We announce that (from) next year Honda will start making CBR...
  • Hero to launch two new scooter models in next one year Yesterday

    New Delhi: Seeking to cash in on the fast growing scooter segment in the domestic market, the country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp plans to launch two new models in next one year. The company is also considering to scale up its monthly scooter production to 1 lakh units by January...
  • Maruti Ciaz: Maruti launches new sedan car at Rs 6.99 lakh onwards; to compete with Honda City, Hyundai Verna -1005428987 minutes ago

    Gurgaon: Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) launched mid-sized sedan Ciaz with an introductory price starting at Rs 6.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The petrol variants of the sedan are priced between Rs 6.99 lakh and Rs 9.34 lakh while the diesel variants are priced between Rs 8.04 lakh and Rs...
  • Nissan to launch Datsun Go+ MPV in India next year October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Japanese auto major Nissan will drive in its second model from the Datsun portfolio, a multi-purpose vehicle Go+, in the first part of next year in India as part plans to enhance its presence here. The company is looking to increase sales of both Nissan and Datsun branded vehicles...
  • Renault to enter used car business in India; plans to launch two new models next year October 3, 2014

    Paris: French auto major Renault plans to enter new verticals, including used car business in India next year, besides launching two new models, to make its presence felt in the market which it sees as "the biggest challenge". The company, which is targeting a market share of over 5 per cent...
  • Maruti Suzuki recalls 69,555 cars in India October 1, 2014

    Maruti Suzuki India Limited is recalling 69,555 cars for inspecting and repairing the wiring harness. The recalled vehicles include 12,486 units of the Swift, 1,131 units of the Ritz and 55,938 units of the Dzire, manufactured between March 8, 2010 and August 11, 2013. These vehicles were only sold in...
  • Ford recalls 8,50,000 cars over air bag problem September 27, 2014

    New York: Ford Motor announced that it was recalling 8,50,000 vehicles in North America due to a systems glitch that can stop air bags from deploying in a crash. Ford issued the recall following problems in the restraints control module, a key part of its safety system that takes information from...
  • Mahindra to launch new scooter Gusto in India on September 29; aims to take on Honda Activa September 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Homegrown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra is looking to take on scooter market leader Honda's flagship model Activa with its upcoming model Gusto. The Gusto will be first launched in the Northern and Western markets of India and Nepal on September 29, followed by South Asia, Central America and...
  • New Mahindra Scorpio bookings now open on Snapdeal September 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Homegrown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra has tied up with Snapdeal for online prebookings of the company's upcoming new version of SUV Scorpio. "We wanted to open prebookings for the new Scorpio a week ahead of the launch. So, apart from letting customers book at our showrooms, we also...
  • Ford India launches refreshed Figo at Rs 3.87 lakh onwards September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Ford launched a refreshed version of its compact car Ford Figo priced up to Rs Rs 6.09 lakh (exshowroom Delhi) ahead of the upcoming festival season. The refreshed Ford Figo will be available at Rs 3.87 lakh to Rs 5.14 lakh for petrol variant and Rs 4.83 lakh to...
  • Selfdriving cars are now also chatting with each other September 14, 2014

    Detroit: An Acura RLX sedan demonstrated an unusual way to tow another car this week: the vehicles were not physically attached. The second car drove itself, following instructions beamed over by the first in a feat of technology that indicates a new stage in automation is happening faster than many...
  • Maruti Ciaz coming to India in the first week of October; will compete with Honda City, Hyundai Verna September 3, 2014

    Jaipur: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India, known for compact cars, is aiming for the top slot in midsized sedan segment with it's upcoming model Ciaz. Having learnt lessons from the past with Baleno and SX4 models, the company is preparing to aggressively tap customers who are looking to...
  • Maruti Suzuki India opens bookings for Ciaz from today September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Seeking to make a mark in the big car segment, the country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India opens bookings of its upcoming midsized sedan Ciaz from today (September 3). The company has opened bookings for it from today with an advanced payment of Rs 21,000 across its 1,370...
  • Renault to launch two new cars next year in India August 25, 2014

    Kochi: Renault India will launch a Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) and a small car next year to increase its market share to 5 per cent in two years. "We are ready with the next car. We have products in the pipeline which will give us volume and We want to cross...
  • Tata Motors to launch two car models every year till 2020 August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata Motors plans to launch two vehicles every year till 2020 as the company looks to ramp up its product portfolio in the competitive Indian car market. The company, which today launched its compact sedan Zest in the NCR, priced between Rs 4.64 lakh and Rs 6.99 lakh (exshowroom...
  • Honda Amaze model crosses one lakh sales milestone in India August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) today announced that its compact sedan Amaze has crossed one lakh sales milestone, 16 months after it was launched in the Indian market. "Honda Amaze has witnessed great success in the Indian market and the one lakh sales milestone only validates its...
  • A car camera revolution is fast coming into focus August 8, 2014

    Yonjin, SOuth Korea: South Korean smartphone camera makers are tapping the surging yet more technologically demanding market for vehicle cameras to dull the impact of slowing growth in global handset sales. Highend cars can carry as many as eight cameras to visually aid parking or trigger emergency brakes. That number could...
  • Audi launches A3 sedan in India at Rs 22.95 lakh August 7, 2014

    New Delhi: German luxury car maker Audi today launched its new sedan A3 priced between Rs 22.95 lakh and Rs 32.66 lakh (exshowroom Delhi). The company is betting big on the new model to stretch its leadership in the Indian market and is targeting a new segment of the compact luxury...
  • Fiat plans to introduce global brand Jeep in India in 2015 August 7, 2014

    Chennai: Auto maker Fiat Chrysler has deferred its plans to introduce global brand Jeep in the domestic market this year due to poor market conditions, according to a top company official. "No. We have deferred plans for launching Jeep in 2014. We want to see the market conditions. Next couple of...
  • Fiat launches compact car Punto Evo in India at Rs 4.55 lakh August 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Fiat Group Automobiles India today launched compact car Punto Evo with introductory price ranging from Rs 4.55 lakh to Rs 7.19 lakh (exshowroom Delhi). The model will take on the likes of Maruti Suzuki's Swift, Hyundai i20 and Honda Brio, which are priced between Rs 3.99 lakh and Rs...
  • Audi bets big on its upcoming sedan A3; starts production in India before launch July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: German luxury car maker Audi is betting big on its upcoming sedan A3 to stretch its leadership in the Indian market and has started local production of the model from VW group firm Skoda's Aurangabad plant. The A3 will be the first model from the Audi stable to be...
  • Mahindra recalls 23,000 units of Scorpio Ex variant July 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Homegrown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra is recalling around 23,000 units of a select variant of its popular sports utility vehicle Scorpio to rectify faulty pressure regulating valves. The company said it would carry out preventive inspection of some parts of its Scorpio Ex variant manufactured between May 2012...
  • Tata Motors to launch a couple of models each year till 2020 July 5, 2014

    Gurgaon: Tata Motors is looking at launching a couple of models each year till 2020 as the company looks to ramp up its portfolio in the competitive Indian car market. "We are working on a product strategy that started last year. The plan is to bring a couple of new...
  • Yamaha launches upgraded FZ and FZS bikes at Rs 76,250 onwards June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Japanese twowheeler maker Yamaha today launched upgraded variants of its 150 CC bikes FZ and FZS priced up to Rs 78,250 (exshowroom Delhi). The company, which had first launched the FZ series in India in 2008, will start selling the two variants FZ Version 2.0 and...
  • Overdrive: Meet The Neighbours June 29, 2014

    Overdrive in partnership with Nissan is set to embark on an epic drive called 'Meet The Neighbours', which as the name suggests intends to meet our neighbours. In this episode, we take you through Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and Bangladesh. ...
  • BMW launches diesel variant of X5 at Rs 70.9 lakh June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: German luxury carmaker BMW today rolled out a diesel variant of its locally manufactured Sports Utility Vehicle, X5, from its Chennai plant at an exshowroom price of Rs 70.9 lakh. Initial deliveries of the allnew BMW X5 in India will commence by June as an overwhelming demand for the...
  • Honda recalls 2 million vehicles worldwide over airbag defect June 23, 2014

    Tokyo: Japan's Honda Motor today recalled more than two million vehicles worldwide over an airbag defect that could pose a fire risk. Honda said the recall covers about 2,033,000 vehicles which were produced between August 2000 and December 2005, including over one million in North America and 668,000 in Japan. Subject to...
  • Car makers want excise duty cut to continue even after June 30 June 22, 2014

    New Delhi: With the June 30 deadline fast approaching for expiry of reduced excise rate, car makers want the government to extend it further even as they adopt a wait and watch policy before considering price hikes. "We certainly hope that the government of India will give us an opportunity to...
  • LiveWire: HarleyDavidson introduces its first electric motorcycle June 20, 2014

    Milwaukee: HarleyDavidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle next week, and President Matt Levatich said he expects the company known for its big touring bikes and iconic brand to become a leader in developing technology and standards for electric vehicles. Harley will show handmade demonstration models Monday at an invitationonly event...
  • Porsche top brand in new car quality survey, Fiat worst June 19, 2014

    Detroit: The race to fill vehicles with the latest technology is hurting quality. Buyers reported more problems in their new cars and trucks this year than last year, according to rankings released Wednesday by the consulting firm JD Power. It was the second straight increase since 2012, when the average...

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.