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Check Out This Modified Kinetic Luna aka “Luna-tic”

Check Out This Modified Kinetic Luna aka “Luna-tic”

| January 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

The first motorised bike I rode in my teens was the Kinetic Luna owned by my cousin. It was quite an exciting ride for me since I was used to riding only bicycles those days. Me and my cousin rode the Luna so much in an evening that emptied its small fuel tank. With no […]

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Video: Nightmares, Porsche and the Mercedes AMG GT

Video: Nightmares, Porsche and the Mercedes AMG GT

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mercedes has released an interesting commercial, featuring their new sports car, the Mercedes AMG GT. The plot involves a kid dreaming about his dream car – a Porcshe 911 – when a yellow colored devil appears in the rear-view mirror, restlessly trying to get past him. It makes the kid clench hard at his blanket, […]

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Blaupunkt launches Android based Cape Town 940 car unit: First Impressions

Blaupunkt launches Android based Cape Town 940 car unit: First Impressions

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

 The Blaupunkt Cape Town 940 There are several companies that cater to a variety of customers, right from the most affordable music player, to the outrageously expensive systems which include big screen head units (as they are called) and a plethora of built-in settings to manage every beat and rhythm of your music. These so-called […]

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Hyperarousal: Collector owns LaFerrari, Porsche 918 and McLaren P1

Hyperarousal: Collector owns LaFerrari, Porsche 918 and McLaren P1

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

British car collector Paul Bailey has become a point of envy for enthusiasts and collectors around the world. He is one of those odd collectors of today to own all the three of the most desirous hyper cars of the present age viz. the LaFerrari, Porsche 918 and the McLaren P1- with a cumulative price […]

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Exclusive: Interview with Guillaume Sicard, President – Nissan India Operations

Exclusive: Interview with Guillaume Sicard, President – Nissan India Operations

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

At a dealership inauguration in Mumbai yesterday, we got a chance to have a tête-à-tête with Guillaume Sicard (extreme right), President – Nissan India Operations. We got a limited amount of time and shot him a few questions. In India, Datsun is a relatively fresh brand. How is the reaction and where does it see […]

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Alpine Vision Gran Turismo Concept revealed

Alpine Vision Gran Turismo Concept revealed

| January 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

It all started with Polyphony Digital, the makers of Gran Turismo 6 requesting all the major car manufacturers to come up with cool, wacky, digital concepts to be featured in the game. It was followed by a slew of concepts, all christened as Vision Gran Turismo Concepts, from Mercedes-Benz to Mazda that pushed the envelope […]

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The rise and rise of KTM: The importance of the brand for motorcycling in India

The rise and rise of KTM: The importance of the brand for motorcycling in India

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

They said it would all end in 2012. And they were right! Well, at least for us petrol heads the prediction was true as the long wait for owning an affordable entry level performance motorcycle indeed came to an end. The year 2012 was important for the Indian motorcycling industry as it was the time […]

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Real Life Superhero: Australian ferries terminally ill kids in his home made batmobile

Real Life Superhero: Australian ferries terminally ill kids in his home made batmobile

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

29 year old Zac Mihajlovic could well be called a Real Life Superhero and an extremely kind hearted one. Putting in 2 years of hard work and building a near perfect batmobile replica from the 1989 Hollywood Flick Batman- he takes terminally ill children on a drive inside the batmobile and himself dressed as Batman. […]

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The BIG STIG immortalized in a 30 feet sculpture

The BIG STIG immortalized in a 30 feet sculpture

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

A 30 feet giant statue is being erected in Warsaw Poland to mark the launch of a new global channel “BBC Brit”. The statue constructed of fiberglass took three sculptors and over two months towards designing, construction and painting work. Proportions of the statue reads that the Stig’s head and torso measure 12 feet equivalent […]

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Video: Man jumps over two fast approaching superbikes

Video: Man jumps over two fast approaching superbikes

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since the advent of youtube, it has been easy for weird talent to take center stage, go viral and spread the unusual word worldwide. Al the Jumper is one such man. This man from Sweden, after previously jumping over a speeding Lamborghini, is at it again. Only this time, he chose two wheels instead of […]

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Meet Spira4u- probably the world’s most eco-friendly car

Meet Spira4u- probably the world’s most eco-friendly car

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

When auto manufacturers around the world are focusing on hybrid or electric powered cars with minimal drag co-efficiency, Lon Ballard inventor of the Spira4u looked at creating something which was not only eco friendly, but also least fatal on the road. Initially conceived nearly 4 years back as the Spira, timely improvements in the car […]

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CS Santosh- India’s Dakar champ speaks his heart out

CS Santosh- India’s Dakar champ speaks his heart out

| January 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

India’s best and only hope at the Dakar, 31 year old CS Santosh managed to finish the world’s toughest raid in flying colours. Marred by hits and fatigue to his body and the motorcycle too- Santosh finished the 2015 edition of the Dakar Rally covering a 9000 kms over the spine shattering terrains through Argentina, […]

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Video: Stylish kindergarten kid rides a motorbike to school

Video: Stylish kindergarten kid rides a motorbike to school

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

This video will definitely rekindle a lot of imaginations we all had as kids. However, the young ones in this day and age don’t like taking things lying down. If there is an imagination, they ensure it comes to life. As toddlers, while all we could do was ride a three wheeled scooty to impress […]

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Eight icons of performance motoring for the common man in India

Eight icons of performance motoring for the common man in India

| January 20, 2015 | 6 Comments

What makes an icon? Maybe something that remained aspirational for a long time and leaves behind a vacuum filled with legacy that is difficult to replicate. While some would say that you should never underestimate the power of a common man, the common man too lusts for power, in an estimated way. Thinking of which, […]

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Meet The Beast: Barack Obama’s armoured Cadillac Limousine

Meet The Beast: Barack Obama’s armoured Cadillac Limousine

| January 20, 2015 | 2 Comments

The 35th President of the United States of America, John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 during a presidential motorcade. His ride? An open top Lincoln limousine. Times have changed drastically post the incident and the current President of the USA, Barack Hussein Obama II, the 44th person to occupy the throne of world’s most powerful country, […]

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