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  • Boost for McLaren after Honda win engine argument January 17, 2015

    London: McLaren have been given a boost after Formula One's governing body tweaked the rules to allow Honda, the team's new partner, to develop their engine this season in line with rival manufacturers. The Japanese company, who have replaced Mercedes at McLaren, are returning to Formula One as the sport's fourth...
  • New Honda Unicorn 160: Everything you wanted to know about the bike January 17, 2015

    Honda recently launched its new CB Unicorn 160. This story is about the technical side of the new Honda CB Unicorn 160. Honda say it is an all-new motorcycle and here's what's under its skin. Chassis The old Honda Unicorn remains on sale. That motorcycle weights 143kg. The new one weights 135kg...
  • Honda launches new variants of Amaze, Brio at Rs 5.99 lakh onwards; plans to launch CNG version of Amaze January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Honda Cars India introduced a new variant of its compact sedan Amaze, priced up to Rs 8.2 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The petrol variant of the sedan is priced at Rs 7.32 lakh while the diesel grade is priced at Rs 8.2 lakh. The company has also expanded the Brio...
  • Tata Kite sedan to Ford Figo sedan: Sedan cars coming to India in 2015 January 8, 2015

    2015 promises to bring in quite a few choices for prospective sedan owners in India. Though most of them are updates to existing models, there are some exciting all-new models headed here too. Read on to know what is in store.Audi A6 and A7 (facelifts)Audi have updated the A6 and...
  • Tata Bolt to Hyundai Elite i20 Cross: Hatchbacks coming to India in 2015 January 7, 2015

    Besides being slotted as popular choices for first time car buyers, hatchbacks are a huge hit because of their compact dimensions and ease of driving. Not to mention the abundance of features that manufacturers are now offering with their cars. Key players as well as new ones in the market...
  • Honda increases car prices by up to Rs 60,000 January 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Honda Cars India today increased prices of its vehicles by up to Rs 60,000 following the expiry of reduced excise duty concessions and also to offset rising input costs. The company has raised the prices of its entry level car Brio in the range of Rs 15,000 to Rs...
  • Hyundai ix25 to Fiat 500X: SUVs coming to India in 2015 January 5, 2015

    Automakers expect 2015-16 to be far more fertile and productive. Which is why India is going to see an influx of SUVs and Crossovers in the near future. Here are the SUVs that are likely to be launched in India in 2015.2015 Audi Q3The Q3 has been highly successful both...
  • 2015 Honda CR-V facelift unveiled December 31, 2014

    Honda has unveiled the 2015 CR-V facelift. The SUV is expected to make its way to India in 2015. The previous-gen Honda CR-V is already available in the country. The facelifted CR-V gets a new grille and headlamps. There are also new front and rear bumpers, skid plates and LED tail...
  • Honda plans to launch over 10 two-wheeler models in 2015 December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India plans to launch over ten two-wheeler models next year, including seven all new products, as the company aims to further strengthen its presence in the country. The company, which today expanded its mid-sized motorcycle range with the launch of CB Unicorn 160, sells a...
  • The biggest car launches of 2014 December 18, 2014

    The year 2014 that began with the biennial automotive show witnessed the launch of a wide range of cars targeted at masses. While Maruti launched its first new sedan car in seven years, Honda introduced its first MPV in 2014. Here is our list of the biggest car launches of...
  • The new Honda CB Unicorn 160 launched in India at Rs 69,350 December 18, 2014

    Honda has launched the new CB Unicorn 160 in India at Rs 69,350. There are two variants on offer, one is the standard with a front disc brake and rear drum while the other is the Combi-Brake System trim which is priced at Rs 74,414, ex-Delhi. The new Honda CB Unicorn...
  • Honda CB Unicorn 160 to be launched in India on December 18 December 16, 2014

    HMSI will be rolling out a new motorcycle on December 18. The Honda CB Unicorn 160 is expected to be a premium commuter motorcycle in the Honda range. The motorcycle has been already spied twice, once at a training centre and another time during an ad shoot. What the Unicorn 160...
  • Honda may delay the India launch of Jazz to next year November 13, 2014

    Hyderabad: Japanese auto major Honda is likely to start the fresh roll out of its 'discontinued' hatchback vehicle Jazz in Indian market next year. "Last year we announced that within this fiscal year we will come up with Mobilio and Jazz. But the great demand (for other models) is exceeding our...
  • Honda recalls Brio, Amaze, CR-V models in India October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Honda Cars India (HCIL) is recalling 2,338 units of its hatchback Brio, compact sedan Amaze and sports utility vehicle CR-V manufactured between September 2011 and July 2014 to replace a faulty part related to airbags. As part of a global recall by its parent Honda, the company said it...
  • Spectacular Rafael Marques own goal sets up AC Milan win October 19, 2014

    A spectacular own goal by Brazilian defender Rafael Marques, followed by a Keisuke Honda brace gave AC Milan a 3-1 win at Verona in Serie A on Sunday. Marques, facing his own goal, was under no pressure when he tried to hoof away Ignazio Abete's cross but completely miskicked and instead...
  • Honda to start production of its high-end sports motorcycle CBR-650 in India from next year October 19, 2014

    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...
  • Maruti Ciaz: Maruti launches new sedan car at Rs 6.99 lakh onwards; to compete with Honda City, Hyundai Verna October 6, 2014

    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...
  • Honda leads AC Milan to 2-0 win over Chievo in Serie A October 5, 2014

    Keisuke Honda scored his fourth goal in six matches as AC Milan ended a three-game winless streak in Serie A with a 2-0 victory over visiting Chievo Verona on Saturday. Sulley Muntari celebrated his 250th match in Serie A by giving Milan the lead in the 55th minute with a looping...
  • Honda Cars registers 45 per cent sales growth in September 2014 October 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Honda Cars India Ltd, one of the leading manufacturer of premium cars in India registered a monthly domestic sales of 15,015 units in September 2014 witnessing a growth of 45 per cent. The automobile company sold 10,354 units in September 2013. All models from Honda's stable have maintained strong...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Serie A: AC Milan beat Lazio 31 in Inzaghi's first game September 1, 2014

    Milan: AC Milan got off to a great start under new coach Filippo Inzaghi as they eased to a 31 win over Lazio in their Serie A opener on Sunday. Goals from Keisuke Honda and Sulley Muntari and a penalty from Jeremy Menez gave Milan a comfortable lead before Lazio...
  • 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...
  • Honda Mobilio diesel vs Maruti Suzuki Ertiga ZDi: Honda's first MPV has the jaws to bite away a significant chunk from the Ertiga's share of pie July 26, 2014

    There are many MPVs out there in the market, more so in the subtenlakh rupee bracket. But there is a new breed that has taken birth MPVs that are based on smallcar platforms, have small engines too, but still promise large space and a carlike driving feel. I like...
  • Honda launches the new CB Shine in India at Rs 51,383 July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Honda has refreshed the highest selling (according to them) 125cc motorcycle in the country, the CB Shine in India. The refreshed CB Shine comes with new graphics and colour options Pearl Amazing White and dual tone black and red. The new Shine retains its mechanicals which means a 125cc...
  • Honda Mobilio launched in India at Rs 6.49 lakh onwards July 23, 2014

    Honda Car India Limited has launched their first MPV, the Mobilio. The Mobilio is available in four variants with prices starting from Rs 6.49 lakh (for S trim) all the way to Rs 10.86 lakh (applicable for the RS diesel trim) exDelhi. The Mobilio is built on the extended platform of...
  • Honda Cars India recalls 1,338 units of Accord, CRV over faulty side airbag July 17, 2014

    After a spate of recalls being issued by manufacturers overseas Honda Car India Limited (HCIL) has issued a recall for Accords and CRVs in India. The recall applies to 1085 Accords and 252 CRVs that were manufactured in 2003 and one solitary CRV from 2002. This recall is in line...