Maruti YBA (XA Alpha) compact SUV spied up close; interiors revealed

Maruti YBA Interiors (2)

The viciously competitive compact SUV segment is conspicuous by India’s largest automaker’s absence. Sure the S-Cross holds Maruti Suzuki’s fort in the upper reaches of the segment, but alas, it isn’t faring too well. Well, that’s about to change with the upcoming YBA (codename) compact SUV, which will debut at the 2016 Auto Expo in […]

Tata Safari Storme Varicor 400 with 156 PS and 400 Nm; 6-speed MT launched at INR 13.52 lakh


Tata Motors have launched the most powerful Safari yet. With 156 PS of power at 4,000 rpm, and a significant 400 Nm of torque available from 1750-2500 rpm, the new Tata Safari Storme Varicor 400 is priced at INR 13.52 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai). Sales of the SUV with the updated engine have already commenced. The […]

Mahindra XUV500 Automatic launched in India at INR 15.36 lakh

Mahindra XUV500 Automatic (AT) (8)

Mahindra launched the XUV500 with an all-new automatic transmission in India today, with prices starting from INR 15.36 lakh (ex-showroom Navi Mumbai) for the W8 variant. The new automatic transmission is available in three variants – the W8 FWD, the W10 FWD, and W10 AWD. The new Mahindra XUV500 AT will be available at dealerships across […]

Grand Finale of JK Tyre Volkswagen Vento Cup 2015 This Weekend at BIC

Vento Cup 2015 - Round 3 - Action

After concluding a nerve-racking Round 3, JK Tyre Volkswagen Vento Cup will be back at Buddh International Circuit (BIC), Greater Noida for the grand finale of the 2015 season. While the first three rounds of the Volkswagen Vento Cup 2015 witnessed a fair share of outstanding performances, the final round will be the real test […]

SPIED: Royal Enfield Himalayan production ready test mule spotted, likely to lose the trademark thump

Royal Enfield Himalayan Spotted - Almost Production Ready (5)

As the Royal Enfield Himalayan approaches its new rumoured launch date, spy images of near production ready model continue surfacing on the Internet. The motorcycle was spotted on the production line in September 2015 while the launch date was rumoured in November. However, for reasons unknown, the launch is now reportedly postponed to the 2016 Auto Expo in […]

[Update] Maruti optionally equips the Swift and Dzire with dual airbags and ABS on all variants

Swift 1.3 million

Update: We received an official call from Maruti Suzuki India Limited, claiming that the safety related changes made on the Swift and Dzire models were a part of a pre-planned strategy and doesn’t have anything to do with the crash of its Baleno hatchback.  India’s leading passenger vehicle maker has announced that it will offer dual […]

2015 Bajaj Avenger 220 Street and 220 Cruise Review: Celestial Twins

2015 Bajaj Avenger 220 Cruise - Action Shots (7)

With a bald look, a bushy beard and a beefy physique, people often confuse me for a cruiser guy. I’m not! Personally, I prefer adventure tourers which can easily take in their stride any kind of surface – smooth stretched-out highways, or the tribulations en route Ladakh. Yet, there has been something about every cruiser […]

Here’s how Shah Rukh Khan starrer DILWALE will steal from the West

Tom Cruise -SRK - MI2 - Dilwale

A Bollywood blockbuster isn’t complete without some “inspiration” from across the seas. Dilwale, starring Kajol, Shah Rukh Khan, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon (psst..she’s cute) in the lead roles and due for a 18th December 2015 release, is no different, as the official trailer reveals. Director Rohit Shetty has grown out of flying Mahindra Scorpios, and […]

New 2015 Honda CBR250R and CBR150R now available in India, priced at Rs 1,69,317 and Rs 1,30,532 respectively

Honda CBR250R - RevFest (3)

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India announced the availability of the new 2015 versions of CBR250R and CBR150R. The CBR duo, which were first unveiled at the RevFest 2015 with new graphics, are now available at Rs 1,69,317 and Rs 1,30,532 (both ex-showroom Mumbai) respectively. The new models of CBR250R and CBR150R are aimed at further cementing […]

WABCO Receives Prestigious ‘Supplier of the Year’ Award from Tata Motors


India’s largest automotive manufacturer, Tata Motors, awarded WABCO with their prestigious ‘Supplier of the Year’ award. WABCO was honoured for their contributions through innovative and differentiating technologies; world-class quality, and outstanding value that help to improve the safety and efficiency of Tata trucks and buses. Tata Motors granted WABCO its superlative award, which recognizes the contributions and […]

The Tata Zica it is; new engines, all-new styling – here’s all you need to know

Tata Zica

With star footballer Lionel Messi peddling the brand, Tata Motors is leaving no stone unturned to make their “next big thing” a blockbuster. Meanwhile, a new teaser video reveals the name – “Zica”. To be pronounced as “Zee-ca”, Tata’s new, lower B-Segment contender brings in high hopes, and is part one of the ‘Kite’ project. Known […]