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Rolls Royce Ghost Series II India Launch Next Month

Rolls Royce Ghost Series II India Launch Next Month

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

We reported in detail when the Rolls Royce Ghost Series II made its international debut. Now, the cheapest offering from the BMW Group owned uber-luxury car maker is all set to be launched in India next month. In fact, one unit has already touched down on the Indian shores, which will be used on the […]

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Bajaj Pulsar 200 SS stunt demo in Turkey

Bajaj Pulsar 200 SS stunt demo in Turkey

| October 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

A few days ago, Motoroids brought you the first look at the yet-to-be-launched Bajaj Pulsar 200 SS. That was from a private unveiling held for Bajaj Auto’s international dealers in Turkey. And now, we have this video of the Bajaj Pulsar 200 SS doing a dizzyingly long series of donuts outside the same venue. Bajaj […]

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Brake system snag causes Audi to recall 382 Q7s in India

Brake system snag causes Audi to recall 382 Q7s in India

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

   382 Audi Q7s affected in India. The Q7 is Audi’s flagship SUV and the company has sold over 5,000 units in India, thus far. However, SUVs manufactured between March-December 2012 (382 vehicles, in all) have been picked out of the crowd to have a certain brake system flaw. Audi India says that only the […]

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Automobile exports from India keeps on declining steadily

Automobile exports from India keeps on declining steadily

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

This is a particularly dire time of the year for automobile manufacturers in the country who has been facing a steady decline in exports since the last few months. The month of September, particularly, has been the worst, with most manufacturers facing double-digit drops in payments. India has previously enjoyed an enviable place as an […]

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class commence tests in Europe, launch in 2015

Mercedes-Benz A-Class commence tests in Europe, launch in 2015

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

2015 A-Class begins testing in Europe. The third generation of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class saw tremendous success for the German carmaker when it was launched in 2012. Apparently, the posh hatchback racked up over 70,000 bookings within a couple of months of its launch. India, too witnessed hundreds of bookings (400, to be precise) within the […]

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Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari as standalone company

Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari as standalone company

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fiat Chrysler has announced that it will be spinning off Ferrari as a standalone company by the end of next year. As part of the move, the parent company will be selling off 10% of Ferrari in a public offering, mostly in the US market, with some destined for Europe too. The remaining Ferrari shares […]

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Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione to be launched in India next month

Fiat Abarth 595 Competizione to be launched in India next month

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite the influx of sports sedans and purebred sportscars in India recently, one segment that has seen comparatively lesser action is the hot hatchbacks segment. You might remember that the very capable Fiat 500 Abarth didn’t fare well in its first outing here in India, but Fiat S.p.A is hoping that might change with the […]

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Hyundai R-Spec HB20 Supermini concept showcased at 2014 Sao Paulo Motor Show

Hyundai R-Spec HB20 Supermini concept showcased at 2014 Sao Paulo Motor Show

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hyundai Motors showcased the R-Spec concept of its Brazil specific product, the HB20 Supermini. Tagged as HB20 R-Spec, this concept receives a matte blue paint, redesigned and muscular bumpers, bigger front grille, side skirts, carbon fibre roof spoiler and 17-inch wheels. The headlight gets twin projectors on both sides along with daytime running lights (DRLs). […]

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Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 expected launch on 3rd November

Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 expected launch on 3rd November

| October 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The game-changing, AMT equipped Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 will be launched soon, and now we have a speculative launch date- the 3rd of November next month. The new Alto K10 will take the fight to the likes of the Hyundai Eon 1.0 and the Datsun Go, but this time around it is heavily based on the […]

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New 2014 Honda CB150R spotted at Indonesia Motorcycle Show

New 2014 Honda CB150R spotted at Indonesia Motorcycle Show

| October 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The naked motorcycle market seems to have grabbed a lot of attention. More and more manufacturers are introducing the naked avatars of their fully faired motorcycles as these products are more convenient to ride within the urbanscape. Recently, we saw Kawasaki introduce the naked variants of the Ninja 300 and Ninja 650 as Z250 and […]

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Next-generation Land Rover Defender, probable launch in 2016

Next-generation Land Rover Defender, probable launch in 2016

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Rendering of how the LRD could look like. In the past 66 years or so since production began, the Land Rover Defender has changed very little. Retaining its boxy and muscular look, it bullied its way through the air, daring aerodynamics to challenge it. But in 2013, Land Rover (LR) announced that the fabled Defender […]

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Hero Electric launches their AVIOR electric cycle in India

Hero Electric launches their AVIOR electric cycle in India

| October 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

HERO Electric, a flagship company of the Hero Eco Group today launched their flagship product AVIOR e-cycles across India. Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Naveen Munjal, Managing Director, Hero Eco Group says, “We are extremely thrilled to introduce Hero Eco’s world leading German technology in India through our new product AVIOR. We are committed to […]

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Honda Two Wheelers India Celebrates its 800th Dealer in the Network

Honda Two Wheelers India Celebrates its 800th Dealer in the Network

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI) announced the opening of its 800th HEAD viz. Honda Exclusive Authorized Dealer with the inauguration of its new 4S (Sales/ Service/ Spares/ Safety) facility in the state of Karnataka. With 3170 dealers already in place across India, HMSI becomes the second largest 2 wheeler dealer network in […]

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MV Agusta Turismo Veloce: Coming soon

MV Agusta Turismo Veloce: Coming soon

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

MV Agustas have always warmed the cockles of my heart, and now the highly anticipated MV Agusta Turismo Veloce will finally be launched sometime between March and April next year. The 2015 MV Agusta Turismo Veloce 800 will be powered by the same 3-cylinder engine from the Brutale, producing 125 PS and 84 Nm of torque. […]

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VIDEO: Motorcyclist helps lady driver escape from upturned car

VIDEO: Motorcyclist helps lady driver escape from upturned car

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Motorcyclist helps lady driver escape from upturned car Motorcyclists are often considered hooligans who ride recklessly on city roads, try to squeeze out of every gap available in traffic and change lanes without using the indicators. Not completely false. But then there is a responsible breed of motorcyclists who follow all the rules and most […]

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