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Five undying legends of Indian Biking

Five undying legends of Indian Biking

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

There are motorcycles which garner immense fame and adulation within a very short span of time. However, mostly, that glory is short lived until the rules of evolution come into picture when the product starts losing its appeal, only to be replaced by something new. There are some products though which have continued to stand […]

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The first look at the India bound Renault Lodgy: coming in 2015

The first look at the India bound Renault Lodgy: coming in 2015

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

This is how the India spec Renault Lodgy will look when it goes on sale sometime early next year. Globally the Lodgy is also sold as a Dacia, Renault’s low-cost Romanian brand. In the image released by Renault India (above), the Lodgy shows subtle, visual alterations from its international spec model (below). The front bumper […]

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2016 Audi R8 rendered

2016 Audi R8 rendered

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Audi R8 has been rendered. Work on the second generation R8 is almost over, with Audi already testing a LMS race version for the track. The R8 for the road is suspected to launch in early 2015 as a 2016 model, followed closely by an Indian launch. Mechanically, the 2016 Audi R8 will be […]

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Renault cars to get costlier by up to 2.5 percent effective January 2015

Renault cars to get costlier by up to 2.5 percent effective January 2015

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Car makers in India are feeling the heat of cost of production as they are increasing the prices of their products in the country. Earlier this month, Hyundai Motors India had announced a price hike beginning from the month of January 2015. Now, it’s French car maker Renault that has announced a price hike of […]

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Video: Man from Punjab has been driving backwards since 2003

Video: Man from Punjab has been driving backwards since 2003

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you visit or stay in Bhatinda, Punjab, don’t be surprised if you see somebody whizzing past nonchalantly in a Premier Padmini, backwards. That would be Harpreet Devi, and he’s been at it for while, for more than a decade. Sometime back in 2002-03, his car got stuck outside Bhatinda, without him having a single […]

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New-Vehicle Owners in India Want Modern Safety Features – JD Power Report

New-Vehicle Owners in India Want Modern Safety Features – JD Power Report

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

New-vehicle owners in India want features and technologies that aid in driving convenience and visibility and safety, according to the J.D. Power Asia Pacific 2014 India Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) StudySM released today. The India APEAL Study, now in its 16th year, serves as the industry benchmark for new-vehicle appeal. The APEAL Study, […]

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Lamborghini Aventador SV spied; coming next year

Lamborghini Aventador SV spied; coming next year

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

After the Miura, Diablo and the Murcielago, the hardcore Super Veloce (SV) badge will be back next year with the Aventador. A test mule of the Lamborghini Aventador SV has been spotted doing the rounds in Italy. The latest SV will benefit from a lot of carbon fiber licked aerodynamic upgrades, amongst which will include […]

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Lamborghini Aventador Pirelli Edition revealed

Lamborghini Aventador Pirelli Edition revealed

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Lamborghini Aventador Pirelli Edition attempts to steal some of the lime-light that its smaller cousin, the newly launched Huracan had been hounding all this while. Designed to celebrate Lamborghini’s relationship with Pirelli that goes back to the tires on the original 350 GTV prototype, the Pirelli Edition Aventador just adds a few, tasty visual embellishments, […]

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Video: Watch how a building melted this parked Jaguar XJ

Video: Watch how a building melted this parked Jaguar XJ

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Jaguar XJ, parked in Eastcheap, inside the City of London showed signs of melting on a Thursday afternoon. A couple of plastic parts on the car, including the D-pillar shroud and the mirror caps buckled, giving way to the intense heat re-reflected by an adjacent glass shrouded skyscraper – the 37-storey building at 20 […]

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Video: Drifting a Suzuki GSX-R and a Polaris RZR on a frozen lake

Video: Drifting a Suzuki GSX-R and a Polaris RZR on a frozen lake

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fans of Bond movies will remember the chase sequence from ‘Die another day’, where Pierce Brosnan in his adaptive camouflage equipped Aston Martin V12 Vanquish is after the bad guy, who is seen driving a Jaguar XK-R loaded with rockets and missiles. Someone has taken inspiration and found a frozen lake to put the spikes […]

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VIDEO: Meet a motocross helmet carved out of aluminium block

VIDEO: Meet a motocross helmet carved out of aluminium block

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michealangelo once said, “I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” If Michealangelo was a biker, he would have definitely said this again after watching this video. Now, if you are a hardcore fan of bling, then this video is just made for you. Here is a helmet that […]

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New Datsun GO+ Review: Extended Aspirations

New Datsun GO+ Review: Extended Aspirations

| December 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

As I sat by the fire, next to the Ganges in Rishikesh, something made me look up. What bounced off my city stricken, sodium lit vision was the sight of a gazillion stars occupying every inch of the dark infinity above. Something inside said, you don’t always need deep pockets to enjoy the richer experiences […]

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Next James Bond flick Spectre may feature Jaguar C-X75 Hybrid supercar

Next James Bond flick Spectre may feature Jaguar C-X75 Hybrid supercar

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spectre, the upcoming James Bond flick, scheduled for a release on 6th November 2015, may feature the Jaguar C-X75 hybrid super-car as the villain’s choice of steed. Sadly, the concept (above), showcased at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, never saw it to production due to budgetary concerns. Since then Jaguar is trying to promote its potential through […]

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November 2014 Car Sales: Maruti Suzuki laps 6 out of top 10 spots

November 2014 Car Sales: Maruti Suzuki laps 6 out of top 10 spots

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maruti Suzuki continues its strong showing across the segments that matter. Even with international carmakers firing all cylinders by introducing new products across the lengths and breadths of value segments, MSIL simply refuses to relinquish its leading position. For the month of November, as many as 6 out of the 10 top selling car models […]

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Terra Motors debuts in India with the R6 electric three wheeler

Terra Motors debuts in India with the R6 electric three wheeler

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Founded in 2010, Terra Motors Corporation is a Japanese electric two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturer based in Shibuya. After showcasing its range in India at the 2014 Auto Expo in Delhi, Terra Motors makes its first foray in the Indian market with the R6 electric three-wheeler. The company claims that the three-wheeler is certified for safety and […]

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