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Tesla To Showcase All-Electrical Pickup Truck Idea In 2019

By way of his favorite medium of dispersing Tesla primarily based information and opinion – Twitter, Elon Musk has introduced that Tesla will showcase a prototype all-electric pickup truck subsequent yr. Whereas no different data on the challenge has been shared but, contemplating the manufacturing challenges which have plagued the famous person tech startup in the previous few years, do not count on the manufacturing prepared car to see market launch earlier than 2021. Whereas there is not an all-electric pickup truck available in the market simply but, the automaker will go up towards the Rivian R1T very quickly because the new tech startup is anticipated to come back to market with its pickup and SUV in 2020. The pickup truck market is gigantic in america with the Ford F150 sustaining its maintain as America’s favorite new automobile. Tesla will look to capitalise the market with its all-electric pickup truck....




Steelbird Introduces Ignyte Winter Using Gear In India

Steelbird has launched its new vary of winter driving gear below the Ignyte sub-brand. The brand new vary together with a jacket, gloves and balaclava and has been designed to guard the rider from harsh winter circumstances when on two-wheels. The Ignyte Rider Professional jacket is priced at Rs. 13,359 and comes with removable waterproof and thermal liners, together with a water-repellent polyester breathable cloth on the outer shell. You additionally get water proof pockets to your cell and pockets. The driving jacket is supplied with CE Degree 1 armour for the again, shoulder and elbows. The Ignyte Rider Professional jacket will get removable waterproof and thermal liners The Ignyte gloves are priced at Rs. 1199, which the corporate says are water repellant and breathable. The gloves are made from polyamide cloth and include cloth knuckle protectors which can be additionally reflective. Maintaining consolation in thoughts, the gloves get a....


2019 Porsche Macan S Will get A Extra Highly effective Engine And Up to date Chassis

Porsche has expanded the Macan vary with a good highly effective Macan S which is provided with a brand new three.Zero-litre, turbocharged V6 petrol motor. The brand new V6 engine has made the brand new Macan S much more highly effective by including round 14 bhp and 20 Nm of torque. The three.Zero-litre engine now churns out 349 bhp and 480 Nm of peak torque which has made it Zero.1 seconds faster than the earlier mannequin and propels it from Zero kmph to 100 kmph in 5.1 seconds. Furthermore, the brand new Macan S can take a top-speed of 254 kmph. The 2019 Macan S now will get the superior Porsche Traction Administration four-wheel drive system Together with the brand new engine Porsche has additionally labored upon the chassis, mechanicals and electronics of the brand new Macan S.  It now will get the superior Porsche Traction Administration four-wheel drive system....




Unique: 2019 Nissan Kicks SUV Bookings Open Unofficially

The brand new Nissan Kicks will probably be launched someday in January 2019 and we have now already pushed it too – learn the Kicks evaluation right here! And now, sure sellers across the nation have began taking unofficial bookings for the brand new SUV earlier than Nissan India formally opens bookings on December 14, 2018. Nissan sellers across the nation have began accepting bookings for the brand new Kicks at a reserving quantity of Rs 25,000 and have knowledgeable consumers that the ultimate costs for the brand new Kicks will probably be between Rs 10-15 lakh (ex-showroom) when it’s launched in a few month from now. Sellers have additionally talked about that check drives for the brand new Nissan Kicks will start in January earlier than the launch too. (Nissan Kicks Dashboard) The Nissan Kicks is predicated on the identical Renault Duster/Captur or Nissan Terrano platform beneath however most....


Volkswagen Growing New Lighting Applied sciences

At any time when we discuss vehicles or two-wheelers, we often find yourself discussing engine efficiency, gasoline effectivity, journey and dealing with and so forth! When was the final time you mentioned about automotive lighting whereas discussing vehicles! Allow us to guess, the reply might be, by no means! There’s a lot to an car than what meets the attention! With speedy strides being made in engine know-how, efficiency and different areas, we frequently neglect that lighting too is a really, very essential in a automotive or a two-wheeler. (The taillights undertaking crimson strains which demarcate the width of the automotive) Interactive lighting applied sciences are the subsequent huge factor in automotive world. The actual fact that there’s a lot scope of communication with simply automotive lighting simply blows the thoughts away… For instance, there are lighting applied sciences in growth, which provide the scope for animation on the taillights....




Prime 10 Automobiles Launched In 2018

2018 is all set to return to an finish, and we’ve got to say, it was fairly an eventful yr for the automotive business. Proper from entry-level hatchbacks just like the all-new Hyundai Santro, to premium SUVs just like the new-gen Audi Q5, we noticed a number new and facelifted fashions being launched in India. There have been some crucial launches throughout virtually each section in India will probably be very tough to handle all of them right here. Nevertheless, we checklist down the highest 10 automobiles that have been launched in India in 2018. Right here Are The Prime 10 Automobiles Launched In India In 2018: Maruti Suzuki Swift New Maruti Swift is extra trendy, higher outfitted and loads safer than the previous-gen mannequin Clearly one of the essential launches in 2018, the new-gen Maruti Suzuki Swift got here in with a bang and is at present among the....


Headline: Tata Tiago XZ+ Launched In India, Costs Begin At Rs. 5.57 Lakh

Tata Motors has added a brand new XZ+ variant within the Tiago vary which is the brand new top-end variant with extra options and enhanced exterior remedy. The Tiago XZ+ is obtainable in each 1.2-liter Revotron petrol engine and 1.05-litre diesel Revotorq engine which is mated to solely to a five-speed guide gearbox whereas the AMT is within the possibility. The Tiago XZ+ has been launched I two new color option- Canyon Orange and Ocean Blue and the petrol color has been priced at Rs. 5.57 lakhs for the only tone color possibility and Rs.6.four lakhs for the twin tone color possibility. The diesel Tiago XZ+ shall be obtainable at Rs.6.31 lakh for single tone color variant and Rs. 6.38 lakh for the twin tone color variant, all costs ex-showroom, Delhi. (The Tata Tiago XZ+ will get a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system which helps smartphone integration) Tata Motors has made....




Renault To Hike Costs By 1.5 Per Cent Throughout Autos From January 2019

French automaker Renault has introduced that the corporate shall be rising costs throughout its car vary by as much as Rs. 1.5 per cent in India, from January 2019. The worth hike is being made to “partially offset the impression of accelerating enter prices and fluctuations in overseas trade charges,” the corporate mentioned in a press release. With the value hike, Renault joins a bunch of auto producers which have already introduced climbing their car costs for the brand new yr. This contains Maruti Suzuki, Isuzu, Skoda and Toyota. Different producers too are anticipated to announce worth hikes within the coming days. Including additional, the automobile maker’s assertion mentioned, “India is a key marketplace for Renault, with a long-term technique to develop the model within the dynamic Indian market. Over the previous couple of years, Renault has centered on establishing a powerful base in India which features a state-of-the-art manufacturing....


Indian Motorbike Up to date Experience Command Cellular App System

Indian Motorbike has launched an all-new Experience Command infotainment system which now options up to date software program and cell app integration. The Experience Command system’s newest software program replace permits riders to simply plan routes through a desktop platform, whereas the brand new Experience Command cell app wirelessly transfers the instructions to the bike’s navigation system and gives distant accessibility to key car info. Indian Motorbike homeowners can replace their Experience Command system by visiting a neighborhood dealership or by downloading the software program replace from the official web site. Riders can plan experience routes from the official web site with as much as 100 waypoints. The purpose-by-point instructions can then be wirelessly transferred to the bike utilizing the Experience Command cell app and a Bluetooth connection to the infotainment system. Riders can view car information, together with gas stage, oil life, tyre strain and battery cost remotely on....




Royal Enfield Interceptor 650, Continental GT 650 Equipment Listing Revealed

The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 have been launched final month at a stellar price ticket. The worth vary for the 650 twins begins at Rs. 2.34 lakh (ex-showroom in sure markets), going as much as Rs. 2.70 lakh for the range-topping chrome model. With deliveries begun, Royal Enfield has now revealed the equipment record on the 650 twins together with its costs. Very like the bikes, the equipment too are price efficient ranging between Rs. 600 and Rs. 6000. Like all choices, the 650 Twins additionally get its particular person merchandise. Additionally Learn: Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 India Evaluate Equipment on the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 embrace handlebar bracepad priced at Rs. 600, fork gaiters at Rs. 850, engine guards at Rs. 2900, brief flyscreen at Rs. 1500, pannier mounting equipment at Rs. 1600 and comfortable panniers priced at Rs. 6000.....


2019 Land Rover Discovery Sport Launched With Extra Highly effective Engine

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) India at the moment introduced the launch of the 2019 Discovery Sport SUV, and the SUV for the brand new mannequin 12 months comes with extra highly effective engine choices. The 2019 Land Rover Discovery Sport continues to be powered by the two.Zero-litre, Four-cylinder diesel engine from the Ingenium household, however the motor now gives an elevated energy output of 177 bhp. The bottom mannequin Pure variant, nevertheless, nonetheless will get the 147 bhp model, whereas the SE and HSE variants get the extra highly effective model. The petrol model of the Land Rover Discovery Sport, then again, will proceed to get the identical 237 bhp, 2.Zero-litre Ingenium petrol engine, which can proceed to come back with the SE and HSE trims. Each the petrol and diesel engines of the Discovery Sport come mated to a 9-speed automated gearbox. The HSE Luxurious variant now will get....




MotoRoyale Commences Native Meeting Of The FB Mondial HPS 300

Following the launch in November, MotoRoyale has added a brand new meeting line at its Ahmednagar based mostly facility in Maharashtra, the place the FB Mondial HPS 300 shall be assembled. The Italian bike is probably the most reasonably priced providing in MotoRoyale’s secure priced at Rs. three.37 lakh (ex-showroom) and is designed as a scrambler-styled providing. The corporate has recieved about 100 bookings for the HPS 300 that competes in opposition to the KTM 390 Duke, BMW G 310 R, and the likes. FB Mondial is likely one of the 9 bike manufacturers dealt with by Kinetic MotoRoyale in India. Additionally Learn: FB Mondial HPS 300 Launched In India Positioned at a premium over competitors, the FB Mondial HPS 300 is powered by a 249 cc liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine tuned for 24 bhp and 22 Nm of peak torque. The motor is paired with a 6-speed gearbox. Suspension duties....


2019 Nissan Kicks Inside Revealed Forward Of Launch

The all-new Nissan Kicks is all set to be launched in January 2019, and forward of its launch, the Japanese carmaker has formally launched the inside pictures of the upcoming compact SUV. The design and styling of the cabin, of the India-spec Kicks, are completely different from the global-spec Kicks that we reviewed earlier. The SUV will get new twin tone black and brown inside, with matching upholstery, whereas a bunch of its cabin options and tools seem to have been carried over from Nissan’s associate model Renault’s Captur crossover. Additionally Learn: New Nissan Kicks Manufacturing Begins In India; Launch In January 2019 Nissan Kicks will get twin tone inside with plenty of premium and tender contact materials The Nissan Kicks is predicted to be positioned as a premium compact SUV, and we will see a lot of the issues that can support in including that premium tag. The twin....




Automobili Pininfarina Names Its PF0 Electrical Hypercar ‘Battista’, Pays Homage To Founder

Automobili Pinifarina has lastly christened its all-electric Hypercar that ran with the PF0 codename till now. The brand new automobile shall be known as the Battista and can pay homage to the founding father of the Pininfarina design home, Battista Farina. The brand new automobile will put on the Pininfarina emblem and would be the second sequence manufacturing automobile ever to put on the Pininfarina badge. The Battista will get underpinnings from the all-electric tech and hypercar maker Rimac and can make near 1900 bhp of peak energy. Zero-100 kmph shall be taken care of in beneath 2 seconds however all that’s secondary since what this hypercar is actually all about is purity of design! By the way, the Pininfarina Battista can even be the quickest and strongest automobile ever made in Italy until date. Automobili Pininfarina and the Pininfarina design home are each owned by the Mahindra Group.  Additionally....


Auto Gross sales November 2018: Passenger Car Gross sales Stay Muted

Passenger Car (PV) gross sales have been underneath stress within the third quarter of Fiscal 12 months 2018 and varied micro and macro-economic components have added to it. The festive season which usually is essentially the most fulfilling interval for carmakers was muted this yr as buyer sentiments weren’t optimistic. Throughout Q3 retail costs of petrol and diesel which have been skyrocketing at over Rs. 91 per liter in a number of the states like Maharashtra had hounded auto demand additional complemented by coverage disruptions comparable to one-time cost of insurance coverage premium and better rates of interest on automotive mortgage. Phase November 2018 (Gross sales) November 2017 (Gross sales) Development Passenger Autos 266,000 275,440 -Three.43 % Passenger Vehicles 179,783 181,435 -Zero.91 % Utility Autos 69,884 77,807 -10.18 % Vans 16,333 16,198 Zero.83 %   Additionally Learn: Festive Season 2018: Auto Business Information Sluggish Gross sales Having mentioned that, PV gross....




BMW G 310 R, BMW G 310 GS Provided With 12 months-Finish Advantages

BMW Motorrad India is providing the 2 310 twins – the BMW G 310 R, in addition to the BMW G 310 GS with year-end reductions and advantages of as much as Rs. 70,000. These advantages embody money reductions, free insurance coverage and decreased rates of interest on finance schemes on these two fashions. The ex-showroom costs of the 2 fashions stay the identical, however the added advantages will imply a a lot decrease on-road value of the 310 twins. The BMW G 310 R is priced at Rs. 2.99 lakh (ex-showroom), whereas the BMW G 310 GS is priced at Rs. three.49 lakh (ex-showroom). Priced at Rs. 2.99 lakh (ex-showroom), the BMW G 310 R is essentially the most reasonably priced BMW motorbike BMW Motorrad sellers throughout India are providing free insurance coverage value round Rs. 15,000, and money reductions of as much as Rs. 25,000 on the BMW....


Reductions And Provides On Two-Wheelers In December 2018

The top of the 12 months is all the time an excellent time to go vehicle purchasing, as sellers roll out reductions and gives to filter out current inventory which can be a 12 months outdated within the mannequin 12 months when the brand new 12 months kicks in. Historically, there have all the time been gives and reductions on two-wheelers, starting from money reductions, free insurance coverage and equipment thrown in with each buy. This 12 months although, regardless of a not so thrilling festive season when it comes to gross sales, two-wheeler dealerships aren’t very bullish on clearing out inventory, or on a constructive purchaser sentiment available in the market. Though some sellers are rolling out just a few gives, and sure festive season gives have been prolonged until the top of the 12 months, there should not too many thrilling reductions, which can imply that gross sales....




Prime 5 Efficiency Automobile Launches Of 2018

Whereas 2018 noticed loads of launches in all segments like SUVs, sedans and naturally hatchbacks, it was the luxurious automotive phase that basically dominated when it comes to sheer variety of new vehicles. Whereas there have been loads of SUVs on provide, there have been additionally loads of incredible efficiency vehicles launched in 2018 to swimsuit all preferences. Here’s a fast run-through of what we predict is our prime 5 listing of the highest efficiency vehicles launched in India in 2018. Sportscars in its purest sense, cabriolets, coupes and even a wholesome dose of sedans, there’s something for everybody right here…  Ferrari Portofino Ferrari Portofino Worth: Rs three.5 Crore (with out choices) Additionally Learn: Ferrari Portofino Launched In India; Priced At ₹ three.5 Crore The Ferrari Portofino is the entry-level Ferrari on the earth providing a conventional coupe platform with a metallic folding roof that screams opulence! The brand new Portofino....


Honda Pronounces Bookings For 2019 CBU Fashions

Honda Motorbike and Scooter India (HMSI) has introduced bookings for the 2019 CBU (utterly constructed unit) line-up in India, which incorporates the 2019 Honda CB1000R+, Honda Gold Wing Tour DCT, Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade and the Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade SP. Bookings for all these 2019 fully-imported fashions may be made at unique Honda Wing World gross sales and repair retailers in Delhi and Mumbai beginning at this time. Honda has utterly up to date the 2019 CBU line-up and ranges from the bare CB1000R+ to the supersport CBR1000RR Fireblade and Fireblade SP, in addition to the Gold Wing Tour DCT with an automated gearbox. Commenting on the announcement of recent 2019 CBU import line up, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Gross sales and Advertising and marketing, Honda Motorbike and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. mentioned, “The fashions in 2019 line up shall be loaded with thrilling new options and upgradation;....




Indian FTR 1200 Bookings Begin; Costs Begin At Rs. 14.99 Lakh

Indian Bike India has formally began taking bookings for the FTR 1200 S in India. The corporate will begin the deliveries of the 2 fashions, that are the 1200 S and the 1200 S Race Reproduction from April 2019 onwards. The Indian FTR 1200 S will likely be priced at Rs. 14.99 lakh whereas the FTR 1200 S Race Reproduction will likely be priced at Rs. 15.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). prospects can go to any Indian dealership and e-book the motorbike by paying a token quantity of Rs. 2 lakh. Additionally Learn: Indian FTR 1200 Manufacturing Confirmed (Indian will launch two variants of the FTR 1200, the FTR 1200 S and the FTR 1200 S Race Reproduction) Impressed by the Championship-Profitable FTR 750 flat-track race bike, the FTR sequence will get a brand new liquid-cooled 1,203cc V-twin engine which makes 120 bhp and 112.5 Nm of peak torque whereas being....


Skoda Auto India To Enhance Automotive Costs By 2 Per Cent In 2019

Skoda Auto India has introduced an upward worth revision throughout its mannequin vary by as much as 2 per cent from January 1, 2019. The Czech model thought-about a worth increment after reviewing its enter and freight prices on each home and import frontage. Skoda isn’t the primary carmaker to hike costs of its automobiles and it joins the likes of Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, BMW amongst others.  Zac Hollis, Director – Gross sales, Service, and Advertising, Skoda Auto India Pvt Ltd stated, “There was a surge in the price of our inputs for manufacturing because of important volatility within the world commodity costs and international trade charges in current instances. Skoda Auto India has been absorbing these incremental prices all this whereas however is now contemplating a worth enhance of as much as 2% with impact from 01 January 2019 throughout its mannequin vary.” To spice up gross sales, the corporate....




Reductions And Presents On Luxurious Vehicles In India In December 2018

As 2018 involves an finish, automotive producers need to finish this calendar 12 months on a excessive. Contemplating that the festive season has been a little bit of a dampner for many carmakers’ plans, however with costs set to be hiked from January 2019, the businesses are attempting their greatest to woo clients by providing reductions on automobiles. BMW, Jaguar Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz and even Volvo have already launched a complete bunch of autos in 2018 and a few of them have already introduced massive plans for the approaching 12 months. BMW and Mercedes-Benz have already introduced their intention to usher in new technology fashions to India, which interprets into the present lot of automobiles being offered below large reductions. Whereas Volvo Vehicles India is not providing any reductions, the remainder of the posh automotive makers are definitely making affords, which you most likely will not refuse Additionally Learn: Maruti....


Mahindra In Talks With The Authorities To Convey The System E To India

Many have been disheartened when FIA determined to not conduct System 1 races in India anymore. Nonetheless, there’s a silver lining for the motorsport fanatics. If not F1, there’s a chance that System E race might make its option to our nation as System E organisers have proven their curiosity in bringing the System E race to India. Talking to the media on the sidelines of a Mahindra Racing System E automotive unveil, Dr. Pavan Goenka, Managing Director & CEO, Mahindra mentioned, “We’re speaking to officers on the central authorities degree and native metropolis ranges to try to get System E in India.” Mahindra has began talks with the federal government officers after they go a go-ahead from System E organisers. “System E organisers are very eager on bringing in a System E race in India,” added Dr Goenka. Much like System 1, System E is the apex race for....




Honda X-Blade ABS Launched In India At Rs. 87,776

Honda Bike and Scooter India has launched the ABS outfitted variant of the X-Blade in India at a worth of Rs. 87,776 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Honda X-Blade was first showcased on the 2018 Auto Expo and was launched in subsequent months. The brand new Honda X-Blade shares its underpinning with the Honda CB Hornet 160R and has a brand new and sharp design language together with an all-LED headlamp cluster. Additionally, the color strips on the wheel rims and the entrance fork cowl at the moment are provided as normal fitment on the motorbike. The ABS on the Honda X-Blade is a single-channel unit, working solely on the entrance wheel. The Honda X-Blade ABS is about Rs. eight,000 dearer than the usual mannequin, which is priced at Rs. 79,768. Additionally Learn: Honda X-Blade First Trip Evaluation (The Honda X-Blade was launched in March 2018) Commenting on the launch, Minoru Kato,....


Tata Motors Group’s International Gross sales Falls By 7% In November 2018

It is not been an important 12 months for automotive producers not solely in India, but additionally the world over. Whereas client sentiments altering is one side for this modification, there’s been plenty of speak about a droop in gross sales of diesel powered vehicles and naturally the hike in costs of crude oil globally. All this and the prevalent financial elements have had an impression on automotive gross sales and it is mirrored within the gross sales numbers of automotive producers. The Tata Motors Group world wholesales in November 2018, together with Jaguar Land Rover, have been at 1,04,964 items, decrease by 7 per cent, as in comparison with November 2017. In actual fact, it was in August this 12 months that the Indian automaker reported a consolidated web lack of Rs. 1902.four crore within the first quarter of FY2019. The Vary Rover Velar has acquired response from clients....




Yr-Finish Reductions And Presents On Automobiles In December 2018

The month of December is right here and 2018 is about to finish, though sadly sufficient this is among the slowest transferring months for automobile producers in India, by way of volumes. With the brand new calendar yr all set to start, automobile patrons are inclined to postpone their buy to the New Yr. However that is additionally the time when quite a lot of these producers supply a few of the finest reductions schemes and advantages. So, right here we checklist down a few of the most profitable provides from a few of the high automobile manufacturers in India, and in case you’re out to purchase a automobile this month, it’s best to undoubtedly check out this. Maruti Suzuki India  Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 and Alto Ok10 will get advantages as much as Rs. 30,000 Whereas there aren’t any direct reductions from Maruti Suzuki this month, sellers have been....


Royal Enfield Basic Scrambler 500 Noticed Testing

Royal Enfield could also be on the brink of introduce a brand new manufacturing facility customized variant of the Basic 500, in Scrambler kind. The upcoming Royal Enfield Basic 500 Scrambler was noticed testing not too long ago and seems to be primarily based on the present Basic 500. The spy shot reveals that the Scrambler 500 shares numerous elements with the Basic 500; actually, the headlight, gas tank, aspect panels, suspension, body and engine all look just like the Royal Enfield Basic 500. What are totally different within the check mule are the shorter entrance and rear fenders, in addition to a taller handlebar with a central brace, just like the handlebar of the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650. The wheels are the identical wire spoke 19-inch entrance and 18-inch rear mixture, though the tyres appear to be totally different and are chunkier and have off-road and on-road oriented sample.....




Mahindra’s 2019 Formulation E Race Automotive M5 Electro Makes Its Debut In India

Mahindra Racing’s M5Electro race automotive made its India debut at present and in full race livery. The debut comes simply days forward of the beginning of the fifth season of the ABB FIA Formulation E Championship . Season 5. The primary race is scheduled for December 15 in Advert Diriyah, Saudi Arabia with a complete of 13 races throughout numerous cities on the planet. The M5Electro is predicated on era two of the Formulation E race automotive, and comes with a brand new EV powertrain expertise. It will likely be capable of contact 100kmph in simply 2.eight seconds and go on to a high velocity of 280kmph. The design sees an evolution of the staff’s iconic purple, white and blue color scheme, up to date and created to replicate the exhilarating new design of the Gen2 automotive. The brand new staff equipment attracts inspiration from iconic Indian symbols, the Bengal....


Maruti Suzuki Achieves 5 Lakh Gross sales Milestone For Its CNG Automobile Portfolio

Maruti Suzuki has reached the 5 lakh cumulative gross sales milestone in India for its vary of CNG autos. The ompany presently affords CNG choice in seven of its fashions, which embrace Alto 800, Alto Ok10, WagonR, Celerio, Dzire, Eeco and Tremendous Carry. The WagonR is the best promoting CNG mannequin within the Maruti Suzuki CNG portfolio. Gross sales of the corporate’s CNG autos constituted round 15 per cent of the full gross sales of the CNG vary between April-November 2018. Maruti Suzuki’s vary of factory-fitted CNG autos are standard in Delhi NCR and throughout choose cities in states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Orissa, UP and Punjab. In 2018-19, Maruti Suzuki expanded its CNG car availability to 26 new cities to succeed in over 150 cities throughout the nation. This enlargement has led to the corporate growing its CNG gross sales by 50 per cent in FY 2018-19....




McLaren 720S Spider Unveiled

McLaren Automotive has expanded its Tremendous Collection product household with the introduction of a second new mannequin underneath the Observe25 marketing strategy – the 720S Spider. The 720S Spider is now out there to order . Like all McLaren automobiles, the brand new 720S Spider has a carbon fibre construction at its core, on this case designated Monocage II-S. The rearmost part of the higher construction can also be distinctive to the Spider, to accommodate the retractable arduous high; moreover, the header rail throughout the highest of the windscreen has been revised, to combine the central latching mechanism. To supply enhanced rollover safety for occupants, fastened carbon fibre structural helps are built-in into the rear of the Monocage II-S, moreover offering the principle anchor factors for the roof system and the seatbelts General, the brand new 720S Spider is simply 49kg – or lower than four per cent – heavier....


Petrol Costs Down Practically 15% From Report Ranges

Petrol costs throughout the 4 metros have declined by almost 15 per cent from the document excessive ranges that they had reached in October. In Delhi, petrol was priced at Rs 70.70 per litre, decrease by 14.64 per cent from the all-time excessive of Rs 82.83, recorded on October 16 and 17, knowledge from the IndianOil Corp’s web site confirmed. On Friday, the petrol worth within the nationwide capital was Rs 70.92 per litre. Within the different metros of Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, the price of petrol has declined 14.05 per cent, 13.60 per cent and 14.83 per cent, respectively from the highs reached on October 16 at Rs 72.75, Rs 76.28 and Rs 73.33 per litre on Saturday. On Friday, costs within the respective cities had been Rs 72.97, Rs 76.50 and Rs 86.10 per litre. The slide in home gasoline costs comes in step with the current decline....




Is This The Maruti Suzuki Ertiga 1.5-Litre Diesel, 6-Velocity MT Mannequin?

Pictures of an on-test new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga have surfaced on-line, and this might very properly be the upcoming 1.5-litre diesel mannequin. Whereas there isn’t any badging on the MPV that would assert our perception, this explicit 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga does include a 6-speed handbook gearbox, which is what we expect the brand new diesel engine to be paired with. Maruti Suzuki has been engaged on the brand new 1.5-litre oil burner for some time now, and it is anticipated to interchange the prevailing Fiat-sourced 1.Three-litre DDIS motor within the Ertiga and the Ciaz. Additionally Learn: New 2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Evaluate Maruti Suzuki Ertiga 1.5-litre diesel engine will include a 6-speed handbook gearbox The brand new-gen Maruti Suzuki Ertiga was launched in India simply final month, and the MPV was launched with the brand new 1.5-litre petrol engine and the tried a examined 1.Three-litre diesel motor. At the....


Tesla Might Think about Shopping for Idle Normal Motors Vegetation

Tesla Inc. Chief Government Officer Elon Musk advised CBS’s “60 Minutes” that he could also be keen to purchase a few of the 5 factories Normal Motors Co. will idle subsequent 12 months, making him the second rival in two days to step up with attainable job-creating strikes as GM takes political warmth for chopping staff. Musk made the statements in an interview with Leslie Stahl that can air Sunday. CBS launched excerpts Friday. GM CEO Mary Barra was in Washington the previous two days assembly with members of Congress about her plans to shut 5 factories in North America and lay off 14,700 staff. She is below strain to maintain a few of these services opened. Whereas Barra was talking with legislators on Thursday, Fiat Chrysler Vehicles NV stated it would reopen one in every of its idle engine plant in Detroit and construct a brand new Jeep, intensifying....




2019 BMW X4 Coupe SUV Noticed In India Sans Camouflage

The upcoming BMW X4 was not too long ago noticed testing in India with none camouflage and with all of its badging and logos intact. The brand new-gen X4 Coupe SUV or as BMW likes to name it, Sports activities Exercise Automobile (SAV), is now in its second-generation and India is predicted to get it someday in early 2019. The brand new BMW X4 can be a distinct segment providing in India, positioned above the X3 and is prone to be supplied in just one or perhaps two engine choices, solely in top-end trims. Whereas we aren’t capable of clearly see the variant badging on this take a look at mule, the most-likely alternative for India would be the X4 M40d. Additionally Learn: Second Era BMW X4 Assessment The BMW X4 is the second Coupe SUV from the Bavarian automaker which virtually invented this physique type with the X6. Just....


Reaching for the Stars: Why International NCAP Pushed Safer Automobiles For India Undertaking

The primary ever five-star automobile for grownup occupant safety is an historic milestone for street security in India. Tata’s achievement of the coveted fifth star for the Nexon additionally exhibits the world that it’s doable to ‘Make in India’ in order for you excellence in security engineering. And Mahindra’s first four-star end result for the Marazzo exhibits good four-star result’s now the brand new regular in International NCAP’s Safer Automobiles for India Undertaking. This can be a sea change for Indian car security in contrast with the primary outcomes launched by International NCAP in January 2014. Then zero stars was commonplace and the response from some within the international automobile trade was fairly hostile. Andy Palmer, then Vice President of Nissan, complained that “individuals who criticise these vehicles for not assembly US or European crash requirements live in a dream world”. However issues change and desires come true. As we....




Citroen’s Glasses Will Assist Overcome Movement Illness

Citroen has launched the world’s first glasses that cease movement illness in adults and youngsters over the age of ten. They’re known as Seetroen glasses and in accordance with the corporate, they supply an answer for the widespread downside that impacts over 30 million individuals. One in three individuals expertise journey illness signs at the least as soon as of their life. Initially developed for sailors, Citroen has tailored the know-how in order that it may be used on any technique of transport. The Seetroen glasses had been developed by Boarding Ring, a start-up firm primarily based in Var, south of France. The know-how is a patented and examined paramedical resolution that has an effectiveness score of 95 per cent. The white soft-touch plastic glasses had been designed by 5.5, a collective design studio primarily based in Paris.  The rings that encompass the eyes each alongside the frontal axis (proper....


OX Flat-Pack Package Truck Showcased In India

Shell India at this time showcased the world’s first flat-Pack package truck- the OX in India, on the Madras Motor Race Monitor (MMRT) close to Chennai. The OX truck is the output of a world partnership between Shell and Gordon Murray Design (GMD), and the World Car Belief (GVT). The OX is primarily aimed as a final mile connectivity mobility answer in distant areas and has been additionally tipped as a car for farm utilization. The distinctive characteristic of the OX is in the best way it’s assembled. The kits of the OX come packed in a flat pack and will be assembled right into a full physique model inside 12 hours as claimed by Shell. The OX truck is the output of a world partnership between Shell and Gordon Murray Design (GMD), and the World Car Belief (GVT). The OX is powered by a 98 bhp, 2.2-litre diesel engine which is mated to....




Nissan Confirms Manufacturing Of The GT-R50 By Italdesign

Nissan has confirmed the manufacturing design of the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign and has opened the official order books for the 50-vehicle restricted run. The automotive’s exterior is nearly unchanged from the prototype first proven in July on the Goodwood Pageant of Pace in England. Pricing of the NISMO-tuned 710 bhp GT-R by Italdesign will begin at 990,000 euros roughly Rs. eight crore. Solely 50 examples of the Nissan GT-R50 can be made Nissan collaborated with Turin, Italy-based Italdesign to create the mannequin, primarily based on the most recent Nissan GT-R NISMO, in commemoration of the 50th anniversaries of the GT-R in 2019 and Italdesign in 2018. Whereas the prototype car was completed in a particular grey with gold accents, clients will be capable to specify their most popular color mixtures for the manufacturing model. In addition they will be capable to select inside colors and packages. Deliveries of the Nissan....


Anand Mahindra Congratulates Tata Motors On Nexon Crash Check Score

Made-in-India vehicles are lastly getting a highlight on the worldwide stage. It was simply yesterday that we instructed you in regards to the Tata Nexon changing into the primary ever automobile from an Indian producer to obtain a 5 star security score from International NCAP. Congratulations have poured in from all around the world for Tata Motors and however there was one tweet we could not ignore and that got here from the Chairman of the Mahindra Group, Anand Mahindra. Additionally Learn: Tata Nexon Receives 5 Star Security Score Massive shout out and congratulations to Tata Motors for this achievement. We’ll be a part of them in proving that ‘Made in India’ is second to none… https://t.co/KBlBD344oG — anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) December 7, 2018 Anand Mahindra posted a tweet which mentioned, “Massive shout out and congratulations to Tata Motors for this achievement. We’ll be a part of them in proving....




Volkswagen To Reduce One other $three.four Billion In Prices To Increase Margins

Volkswagen introduced one other three billion euros ($three.four billion) of price cuts on Thursday in an effort to hurry up an enchancment in revenue margins at its core VW model.Nonetheless battling to get well from a 2015 scandal over emissions check dishonest, the German automaker has been reducing prices to fund an bold shift to electrical vehicles and automatic driving. A key purpose is to enhance margins at its mass-market VW model, its largest division by gross sales, however which has lengthy lagged the profitability of rivals comparable to Japan’s Toyota due partly to excessive labor prices at its German vegetation. “By 2020 we are going to obtain three billion euros in price financial savings, and now goal for an additional three billion euros by 2023,” Arno Antlitz, the board member liable for finance on the VW model, instructed a press convention in Wolfsburg, Germany.That ought to assist the model....


WHO Report Highlights Highway Visitors Dying Proceed To Rise

A brand new report by the World Well being Group (WHO) signifies highway visitors deaths proceed to rise, with an annual 1.35 million fatalities. The WHO International standing report on highway security 2018 highlights that highway visitors accidents at the moment are the main killer of kids and younger individuals aged 5-29 years. The WHO International standing report on highway security 2018 paperwork that regardless of a rise within the total variety of deaths, the charges of dying relative to the dimensions of the world inhabitants has stabilized lately. This implies that current highway security efforts in some middle- and high-income nations have mitigated the state of affairs. Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-Normal mentioned, “These deaths are an unacceptable value to pay for mobility. There isn’t a excuse for inaction. This can be a downside with confirmed options. This report is a name for governments and companions to take....




New Nissan Kicks Manufacturing Begins In India; Launch In January 2019

Nissan India immediately introduced commencing the manufacturing of its upcoming compact SUV, the Nissan Kicks. The corporate has rolled out the primary Kicks from its Chennai plant, and the SUV is at the moment slated to be launched in India in January 2019. The India-spec Nissan Kicks will likely be rather a lot completely different from its European counterpart and varied ranges, proper from the platform and dimensions to styling and options. Actually, the India-bound Nissan Kicks relies on the Terrano’s B0 platform, in contrast to the Euro-spec mannequin which employs the corporate’s V platform, which additionally underpins the new-gen Micra hatchback. Additionally Learn: 2018 Nissan Kicks First Drive Overview The Nissan Kicks SUV will get projector headlamps and LED DRLs as properly Commenting on the announcement, Thomas Kuehl, President, Nissan India Operations, stated, “We’re excited to announce the start-of-production of latest Nissan Kicks at our plant in Chennai. We....