Auto Sales July 2015: Mahindra reports negative growth in auto sector, sells 34,652 units

Mahindra Scorpio automatic AT front

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, today announced its auto sales numbers which stood at 34,652 units during July 2015, a slight fall against 35,567 units during July 2014. The Passenger Vehicles segment (which includes UVs, Cars and Vans) sold 14,456 units in July 2015 as against 16,569 units during July 2014. […]

Maruti Suzuki to launch new Alto 800 in December; will likely get a diesel heart too

New Maruti Alto 800

Maruti Suzuki recently launched the country’s most fuel-efficient car in the form of the Celerio 125 DDiS. Now, the carmaker is reportedly working on a new project with the same basic ingredient as used on the Celerio; namely – the 793cc DDiS engine. Reports claim that this engine will now be used in the upcoming […]

Honda CBR650F bookings commence in Mumbai and Delhi at Rs 50,000

Upcoming Motorcycles 2015 - Honda CBR650F

Honda caught our curiosity when it announced “Honda 2 Wheelers to ‘Unleash the Power’ with multiple motorcycle introductions in a single day.” Even before the day has arrived, Honda has commenced the booking process in two major cities – Mumbai and Delhi – at a booking amount of Rs 50,000. Honda CBR 650F bookings are now open in […]

Malaysian Tan Eng Joo wins Force Gurkha RFC India 2015


Malaysian driver Tan Eng Joo (co-driver Tan Choon Hong) from the Force Motors Team has won the Rainforest Challenge (RFC) India 2015 with an overall score of 2163 points. Tan has won the week-long competition after successfully completing 26 Special Stages (SS) and the Twilight Zone at the second edition of India’s only international off-road […]

How Rajiv Bajaj saved the day for IndiGo airlines with a simple advice

Bajaj Chakan plant strike Rajiv Bajaj

The airline industry is full of riddling puzzles which need to be solved briskly to keep the whole clock ticking. Delays are one thing this industry despises, second only to rising fuel costs. For example, low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo, prides itself for its on-time performance and industry-leading turnaround times. Turnaround times of 25 minutes […]

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross crashes beyond repair prior to launch

Suzuki S-Cross Crash - 2

The new Maruti Suzuki S-Cross is yet to reach the dealerships but one unfortunate vehicle is already heading towards the service centre after an ill-fated accident. This is the first recorded crash of the yet to be launched Maruti Suzuki S-Cross. While the whereabouts and the reason for the accident are still mysterious, this particular vehicle has […]

26th Monsoon Scooter Rally to commence on August 9

Gulf Oil Monsoon Scooter Rally (2)

Gulf Oil is back with its annual event, the 26th edition of the Monsoon Scooter Rally. Gulf Oil has partnered with Sportscraft yet again, under the guidance of FMSCI. Riders can begin marking their calendars on August 9, 2015 to take place in the backwoods of Navi Mumbai. The event invites professionals as well as biker enthusiasts […]