New Suzuki Baleno (Maruti YRA) to debut on September 15; new images released

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The all-new Suzuki Baleno will make its world premiere at the 66th IAA Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2015. Previewed by the iK-2 Concept, which made its debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show in March, the new Baleno will come to India in early-2016 (tentative) as a premium hatchback (codename – YRA) positioned above the Swift. The […]

Hyundai Elite i20 and i20 Active now get AVN- Smart Infotainment System

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Hyundai has introduced an Audio Video Navigation System in the Elite i20 Asta (O) and i20 Active SX models. The system features a large 17.78cms (7”) Touch Screen with pre-loaded Maps, satellite-based voice guided navigation, rear camera display and other in-car entertainment and connectivity features. The system comes with Bluetooth Connectivity that lets the user sync their phone […]

Mahindra TUV300 shows itself once again in clearest spy images yet

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These clear spy images reveal the new Mahindra TUV300 (codename – U301) before its September 10 launch. The sub-4 meter long SUV bears fuss-free, clean styling, albeit boxy, that’ll probably appeal to semi-urban and rural folks to whom the TUV300 is primarily targeted at. That said, it won’t be replacing the Bolero, which will continue to enjoy […]

Cricketer Dinesh Karthik moves consumer court against DC Design over failure to refund booking money

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India’s first indigenously made sportscar, the DC Avanti, might have just started rolling off the production ramp, but it has already found itself in the middle of a controversy. Indian cricketer and well known wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik has moved a consumer court in Chennai, complaining against Indian automobile designer Dilip Chhabria over the dealership’s failure to refund […]

SPIED: 2016 Hero MotoCorp Hunk facelift spotted undisguised, receives new graphics and a side stand indicator

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Early this month, we saw a partially disguised but nearly production ready Hero MotoCorp Hunk during its pre-launch test runs. The unit in the previous spy images carried delivery ready components such as updated body graphics, crash guard and the mandatory saree guard. This time around, the upcoming 2016 Hero Hunk has been snapped once again, in […]

124th Mahindra Great Escape concludes in Lonavala: Details and images

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The 124th edition of the Mahindra Great Escape (conducted in association with Sara Xtreme 4×4, valvoline , Maxxis tyres) – one of India’s most popular off-roading adventures, concluded successfully earlier in Lonavala on August 22nd 2015. With more than 100 4WD vehicles from the Mahindra stable maneuvering the challenging route. This Great Escape saw participation […]

Apollo Tyres extends partnership with Manchester United Football Club to 129 countries

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Taking forward its association with Manchester United Football Club, Apollo Tyres has announced the extension of this association to the whole of Africa, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Brunei. This is in addition to the existing association spanning 67 countries in Asia, Europe and few countries of Africa. The association between the […]

Mahindra TUV300 spied undisguised

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The upcoming Mahindra TUV300 has been spied undisguised before its September 10 launch. The “T” in the nomenclature (read double O), represents “Tough”, and highlights the “tough and stylish SUV design”. Codenamed the U301, this will be Mahindra’s new sub-4 meter, compact SUV, and will take on the likes of Ford’s Ecosport. The TUV300 is based on […]

No toll for bad roads: Supreme Court to NHAI

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The Supreme Court has come to the rescue of the common man suffering the inconvenience of pot-holed roads despite paying hefty taxes and toll. This move comes after a case relating to the high toll being collected on the badly-maintained 26-km Raipur-Durg road on NH-53 was presented in the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court of India has told the National […]

Ford India expands retail distribution of genuine parts; appoints distributor for Karnataka

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Ford India has expanded the availability of its genuine service parts with the appointment of VST Ford Spares as exclusive distributor in Karnataka. Located at 80/A2, 1st Main, 3rd Cross, Industrial Suburb, II stage, Yaswanthpura Bangalore, VST Ford Spares will reach out to retailer and independent repair shops across the state of Karnataka. “Be it a […]

Spied: Husqvarna 701 cafe racer test mule with a 690 single-cylinder spotted in Austria

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Husqvarna Motorcycles, post the take over by KTM boss Stefan Pierer, is on a whole new path of growth as newer products, with added KTM genes, are under development at KTM’s home turf, Austria. We have already seen the first prototypes from Husqvarna post the takeover by Pierer in the form of three new motorcycles – 701 Supermoto, 401 Vitpilen and 401 […]