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McLaren P1 GTR interiors revealed; bespoke driver program announced

McLaren P1 GTR interiors revealed; bespoke driver program announced

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The McLaren P1 GTR will be the most track-tailored and most powerful model produced by McLaren Special Operations to date, with a clear target even more focused than its road-going sibling: to be the best driver’s car in the world on track. Along with emphasis on aerodynamic performance through the newly sculpted, dramatic bodywork, the […]

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Suzuki recalls 23,000 GSX-R1000 and GSX-R750s to replace chain adjuster

Suzuki recalls 23,000 GSX-R1000 and GSX-R750s to replace chain adjuster

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Suzuki Motorcycles International is recalling approximately 23,000 models of its GSX-R1000 and GSX-R750s to replace a manufacturing defect in the chain adjuster. The recall, applicable to certain 2011-2014 GSX-R750s and 2009-2014 GSX-R1000 motorcycles, will fix a minor problem which might cause the riders to miss a gear while upshifting, putting strain on the drivetrain and […]

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Leaked, 2015 Maruti Suzuki Swift brochure reveals better mileage; launch imminent

Leaked, 2015 Maruti Suzuki Swift brochure reveals better mileage; launch imminent

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new 2015 Maruti Suzuki Swift is almost upon us, with bookings having already opened for the sum of Rs.10,000. Apart from the really mild exterior updates and a few new features inside, the new Swift  will continue to be powered by the same 1.2-litre petrol and 1.3-litre-diesel engines that are found on the previous […]

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Michael Schumacher ‘could recover in three years’, says doctor

Michael Schumacher ‘could recover in three years’, says doctor

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jean-Francois Payen, the French doctor who looked after Michael Schumacher for nearly six months following his skiing accident in the French Alps, has stated that the former seven times F1 champion might recover in one to three years. Schumacher was greviously injured when he fell and his head hit a rock last December, plunging the […]

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Hyundai Genesis receives highest safety score in history of Australia’s ANCAP

Hyundai Genesis receives highest safety score in history of Australia’s ANCAP

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hyundai Motor’s new flagship executive car, the Genesis, has achieved the highest score in the 21-year history of ANCAP testing – 36.88 points out of a possible 37 and a maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating. A 5 star safety rating is ANCAP’s measure of vehicle safety protection for occupants and pedestrians. The demanding assessment […]

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This is how the DC Avanti will look from the inside

This is how the DC Avanti will look from the inside

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although the production ready DC Avanti has been previewed by DC at their Ahmedabad showroom recently, more details are rather sketchy. This photograph, posted by member Unkownsatan on Team-BHP shows how the interior of India’s first home-made sports car has turned out to be. In true sports car tradition, one will sit low in the […]

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World’s Quickest Drag Racer –Toyota Supra by Ekanoo Racing

World’s Quickest Drag Racer –Toyota Supra by Ekanoo Racing

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ladies and gentlemen, meet the new king of the drag strip, this Toyota Supra by EKanoo Racing. Piloted by American driver Gary White, this heavily modified Supra screamed to the quarter mile mark in a mere 6.05 seconds, clocking 387.69 kmph at the exit, at the 2014/2015 Bahrain National Drag Racing Championship held recently. So, […]

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Nearly 850,000 Audi A4 cars recalled globally over faulty airbags

Nearly 850,000 Audi A4 cars recalled globally over faulty airbags

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

German car maker Audi has recalled nearly 850,000 A4 cars over faulty airbags. However, the issue is not physical but a software glitch that has invoked this recall. The software malfunction may prevent the front airbags from from deploying in case of an accident. As this is just a software malfunction, Audi says that solving […]

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Daimler eyes minority stake in MV Agusta

Daimler eyes minority stake in MV Agusta

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

German automotive conglomerate Daimler is in advanced talks to buy a minority stake in MV Agusta, the world’s most revered motorcycling marque, according to sources in Italy. This move might not come as a surprise considering that Daimler’s rivals BMW and Audi already has the Motorrad and Ducati motorcycling brands under their portfolio, respectively. If […]

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Nissan Evalia Special Variant unveiled with premium features

Nissan Evalia Special Variant unveiled with premium features

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nissan India has unveiled a flagship variant of its Evalia MPV, with top-spec features for its class. To be positioned above the current top dog XV (O), the new Evalia, called simply the ‘Special Variant,’ is priced at INR 11,61,930 (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The most striking change in the Nissan Evalia Special Variant is the […]

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Jeremy Clarkson Gets Busted For Speeding

Jeremy Clarkson Gets Busted For Speeding

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every month, Jeremy Clarkson is in the news for some reason. Jeremy and his TopGear team got chased by a mob of thousands in Argentina recently due to a number plate which caused a huge controversy. Now, the TopGear host is in news again for over-speeding. Jeremy Clarkson says he will have points on his […]

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Honda records highest ever Dhanteras sales this year

Honda records highest ever Dhanteras sales this year

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India is having a dream run this festive season as the two-wheeler manufacturer has sold about 1.65 lakh units recording highest ever Dhanteras sales. The numbers jumped by 110% from last years 78,500 units. Almost all dealerships nationwide worked overtime on Dhanteras, traditionally a day when the highest number of two-wheelers […]

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New Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 revealed: Pictures and details

New Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 revealed: Pictures and details

| October 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

The new Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 has been revealed in all its glory as Autocar India puts up their image gallery. The new Alto K10 will replace the ageing, last generation model- the enthusiastic little hatchback that rewarded enthusiasts with its gusty character. Maruti’s new AMT equipped baby will take the fight to the likes of the Hyundai […]

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2014 Hero Karizma ZMR Review: Above All?

2014 Hero Karizma ZMR Review: Above All?

| October 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

The phrase ‘Never judge a book by its cover’ stands true when it comes to the new 2014 Hero Karizma ZMR. From racing fighter jets to riding on the North Pole, the Karizma brand has come a long way. But, while the earlier model left an indelible mark on the hearts of the Indian motorcycling enthusiasts, the […]

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New 2014 Maruti Suzuki Swift face-lift: Prices and variant details leaked

New 2014 Maruti Suzuki Swift face-lift: Prices and variant details leaked

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

While the face-lifted, 2014 Maruti Suzuki Swift nears an Indian launch, prices and variant details have been leaked. The new Swift receives minor styling updates over the last model. Up front, the bumper is all-new and sports a bigger air-dam. The dashboard design continues unchanged. New features on the inside include cruise control and push start button […]

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