Seshan Vijayraghvan is among those who chose to be an automotive journalist just for the pleasure of getting their hands on all the awesome 4-wheeled and 2-wheeled machines that comes their way. A writer by day and a reader by night, this South-Indian Mumbaikars love for cars and bikes is as strong as his beloved filter coffee. Essentially a true blue Bullet aficionado, his current desire is to procure a mint-condition Premier Padmini and stock his garage with one model of every Royal Enfield motorcycle out there.
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According to a recent listing on the Ministry of Commerce & Industry's Patents Design & Trademarks page, Toyota Motor Corporation has recently trademarked the name Toyota Belta in India.
RC Bhargava, Chairman, Maruti Suzuki India has said that lockdown and curfews are not a solution to tackle growing coronavirus cases as these will instead end up hitting the economy and force workers to migrate out of larger cities.
The 2021 IBB report states that one of the biggest industries to be impacted due to the pandemic has been the auto industry. While there was a dip in the volume of both the new-car and used-car industries,
The Porsche 911 Turbo has bagged the prestigious Performance Car Of The Year title at the 2021 World Car Awards. The performance coupe from the Stuttgart-based luxury sports carmaker had to compete with two very strong contenders - the Audi RS Q8 and the Toyota GR Yaris to take home the coveted trophy.
Adding yet another electric model to its ID. range, Volkswagen has now unveiled the new ID.6 three-row electric SUV, at the 2021 Shanghai Auto Show. The third model to join the ID. family, after the ID.3 and ID.4, the new 7-seater electric SUV has been exclusively developed for the Chinese market.
A Kerala man named Shakir, from Areekode in Malappuram district has recently become famous on the internet for building a working, miniature version of an old-school Jeep off-road SUV.
Addressing a webinar hosted by the International Institute of Security & Safety Management (IISSM), Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that by 2025, the government plan to reduce the number of deaths to 50 per cent and to zero by 2030.
The 2021 BS6 compliant Isuzu D-Max Hi-Lander variant has been spotted at what appears to be a dealer workshop. The Hi-Lander will be the entry-level, bare bones, two-wheel-drive (2WD) variant of the upcoming BS6 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross, which is slated to be launched later this year.
Tata Motors today released an official statement clarifying that the company is running its production operations at the Pune plant with a limited workforce, in line with the current COVID-19 norms, in Maharashtra.
The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, recently said that India will soon become the number one manufacturer of electric vehicles in the world.
If you are planning to buy a car and are confused on whether to get a brand new vehicle or a used car, here are 7 reasons why you should consider going for a pre-owned vehicle.
Honda Cars India has launched a campaign to replace fuel pumps in 77,954 vehicles which were manufactured between 2019 and 2020. The list of affected models include - the Amaze, last-gen City, Jazz, WR-V, Civic, BR-V, and the CR-V.
Maruti Suzuki has stated that the price hike is mainly due to an increase in various input costs, and the revised prices will be effective from today, April 16, 2021, onwards.
The Mercedes-Benz EQS is entering a space that was so far heavily monopolised by the very popular Tesla Model S. So, let's look at all the facts and figures and see where does the new EQS stand against the Model S on paper.
Market research firm Technavio has recently released a report stating the global electric three-wheeler market will grow to reach 306,000 units between 2021 and 2025.
Fuel prices in India saw a marginal drop today on April 15, 2021, after a hiatus of 15 days. In the country's national capital Delhi, petrol prices stood at Rs. 90.40 per litre after seeing a drop of 16 paise, while diesel rates fell 14 paise to Rs. 80.73 per litre.
Audi has officially unveiled the all-new Q4 e-Tron and Q4 Sportback e-Tron electric SUVs. Both the models are the first compact electric SUVs from the brand with the Four Rings, and they will also be the most affordable EVs in the Ingolstadt-based carmaker's stable.
While we have already told you what all things to check while scouting for a used car, here we have listed down all the things you need to do once you have found the right one.
Images of Great Wall Motors' Electric Vehicle (EV) arm, ORA's, next model have surfaced online, and it shows an uncanny resemblance to the iconic Volkswagen Beetle.
Maruti Suzuki India today announced selling over 1.57 lakh CNG vehicles in the country during Financial Year 2020-21. This is the highest number of factory-fitted CNG vehicles sold by the company so far.
The upcoming new-generation Mahindra Scorpio has been spotted yet again, and while the exterior of the SUV is still heavily camouflaged, this time around we do get a clean look at the SUV's cabin.
Volkswagen India has officially released an image of the upcoming Taigun's cabin, giving us a good look at the SUV's dashboard, centre console and a section of the front seats.
General Motors-owned Chevrolet brand might have exited India, but the company had said that it will continue to serve its existing customers by offering after-sales services and spare parts, at least for 10 years.
Bollywood actor, Arjun Kapoor, has recently added a brand new Land Rover Defender SUV to his garage. The actor was recently spotted driving his latest ride when he was caught on the camera by paparazzi.
Mahindra has confirmed that with the launch of upcoming XUV700 the company will stop production of the XUV500. The new SUV is currently slated to be launched later this year.
Which one makes more sense? Buying a brand new vehicle or going for a pre-owned one? We have listed down some of the major pros and cons of both to help you make the right decision.
Mahindra and Mahindra has announced receiving over 50,000 bookings for the new-generation Thar since its launch in October 2020.
The Society Of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), has released the auto industry's sales performance data for March 2021. Domestic passenger vehicle sales in March 2021 stood at 290,939 units, while the same for the entire Financial Year 2020-2021 stood at 2,711,457 vehicles.
Hyundai Motor India is all set to launch its newest SUV, the Hyundai Alcazar soon. Expected to be launched in May 2021, Tarun Garg, Director of Sales, Marketing and Service at Hyundai Motor India said that he believes the Alcazar will create a new segment in the market.
Kia Motors has introduced a 7-seater version of its popular compact SUV Sonet in Indonesia. Dubbed as the Kia Sonet 7, the new SUV retains the design and styling of the 5-seater Sonet sold in India, however, Kia has made it slightly longer to accommodate the third row.