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Government proposes star rating for new cars

New Delhi: After the dismal performance of Indian cars in recent safety tests, the government is considering a proposal to introduce a new star rating programme for passenger cars on....

India-bound Suzuki Ignis and S-Cross facelift to appear at 2016 Paris Motor Show

New Delhi: Suzuki has revealed its 2016 Paris Motor Show aka Paris Mondial de l’Automobile line-up. The highlight will be the European debut of the production version of Suzuki’s new....

Delhi diesel ban revoked, but there’s a catch!

New Delhi: Delhi folks, rejoice! You can now get your hands on that big diesel SUV or saloon you were eyeing. The Supreme Court has lifted the ban that barred....

LeEco to invest Rs 12,000 cr in new electric car plant!

New Delhi: Outside China, LeEco (Le Holdings Co Ltd) is better known as a smartphone maker. But you might recall that it had recently made waves by showcasing an electric,....

Forget the teaser images, checkout Kodiaq undisguised!

New Delhi: Just when Skoda shared some official teaser images and a video for the Kodiaq, this VisionS concept from the Czech automaker has already been spotted in the production....

Tired of your bike? Here are 6 affordable cars to switch to!

New Delhi: Once a biker, always a biker! Honestly, it’s a line that we’ve grown tired hearing. Sure, riding does have its own appeal and bikes inherit a charm that....

Up to 10 times hike in penalties – Highlights of the motor vehicle (amendment) bill 2016

New Delhi: Road safety in India is a growing concern. Reports suggest that every year within India over five lakh road accidents take place which results in over 1.5 lakh....

Top 10 best sellers of July 2016

New Delhi: The auto industry witnessed positive movement in July, on the back of a good monsoon prediction. While the country’s leading carmaker Maruti Suzuki registered close to 14 percent YoY growth,....

BMW sales soar in second quarter

Munich: German automaker BMW Group recorded its best ever quarterly sales volume and net profit figures between April and June, it said on Tuesday.   The group sales volume in....

This V8 powered Miata MX-5 can shame supercars!

New Delhi: They aren't called Flyin' Miata for the sake of it! Peek inside the hood of this particular example and you'd notice that it is rather tightly packed. What....

No toll tax in Gujarat from August 15

New Delhi: After a disappointing year in terms of government policies, it’s been raining good news for vehicle owners in the country over the weekend, especially if you hail from....

Aston Martin bids adieu to the DB9

New Delhi: We tip our hats in respect as the timeless grand tourer rolls out of the factory for the last time. The Aston Martin DB9 has arrived at the....

Maruti’s NEXA network turns 1, records over 1 lakh sales

New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki’s NEXA range of showrooms is celebrating its first anniversary. The dealer network was developed to improve Maruti’s premium credentials and started off by retailing the S-Cross,....

Skoda considering Octavia vRS for India!

New Delhi: Skoda seems bullish with its plans for India, as it prepares to strengthen its product portfolio for our market. Alongside the upcoming Kodiaq and the new Rapid, the....

2017 Suzuki’s Swift sheds heavy camouflage!

New Delhi: As we inch closer to the global unveil of the new Suzuki Swift, prototypes on test are beginning to shed the heavy camouflage. A new set of spy pictures....

Mercedes-AMG SLC43 launched in India; priced at Rs 77.5 lakh

New Delhi: Mercedes-Benz has launched yet another addition to its AMG range in India. The SLC43 is the spiritual successor to the SLK55 AMG and has been priced at Rs....

BMW M5 competition edition unveiled!

New Delhi: It's been a glorious five year run for the F10 BMW M5. To celebrate that, the automaker has unveiled a 'Competition Edition'. Essentially the last hurrah of the....

Now, catch Pokemon inside Mercedes-Benz dealerships!

New Delhi: Pokémon GO has taken the world by storm. If you’ve not joined the frenzy yet, you surely would have heard about it, read about it, seen people play....

Mahindra Scorpio gets new Intelli-Hybrid technology

New Delhi: Mahindra has come up with an advanced version of its 'Micro-Hybrid' technology, which is all set to be employed in the Scorpio SUV. Dubbed the ‘Intelli-Hybrid’ system, this....

New Mercedes CLS coming soon; final edition revealed

New Delhi: The current generation CLS-Class is nearing the end of its production run. Mercedes-Benz has now revealed the Final Edition CLS-Class four-door coupe and five-door shooting brake, paving the....

Huracan Superleggera spied: Here’s what you need to know!

New Delhi: Many of us know what a Lamborghini Huracan is. In fact, it’s possible you might have seen one too, considering all three versions of the supercar viz. coupe,....

Next generation Honda CR-V spied

New Delhi: The next-generation Honda CR-V has been spied testing in the Mojave desert in the United States, probably for hot-weather testing. The company is expected to reveal the crossover/SUV....

Delhi diesel ban: 50k vehicles affected

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) order on Monday to ban diesel vehicles that are 10 years or more old came in as a grim shock for car owners....

Aprilia SR150 to hit the Indian road by August 2016

New Delhi: Italian automobile manufacturer Piaggio is all set to introduce ‘Aprilia SR150’ at a price of Rs. 65,000 in India. The scooter will be manufactured at Piaggio’s India plant....

Government invites Tesla to ‘Make In India’

New Delhi: Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari recently visited the Tesla electric car manufacturing plant in San Francisco, in a bid to further the government’s ‘Make In India’ initiative. The Indian....

Electric/Hybrid vehicle kit retrofitment: Government issues new notification

New Delhi: The country’s establishment apparently seems to be enjoying its newfangled romance with electric vehicles. After the road transport ministry recently pushed for electric vehicles to be a part....

5 droolworthy modified Mustangs

    New Delhi: Ford has launched the Mustang in India a good 52 years after the car was born. Through all the years of its existence, the iconic car....

7 American cars India deserves

New Delhi: Now that the legendary Ford Mustang is here, it's natural to be greedy and crave for some more Americana! While the world has always looked towards Europe and....

Ford Mustang V8: India first drive review

New Delhi: Remember the final scene in Gone in Sixty Seconds where Memphis Raines is being chased around Los Angeles in the 1967 Mustang GT 500 (which he also calls....

Drive review: Hyundai Creta petrol automatic

New Delhi: Enough has been said and written about the Creta in recent times and its climbing sales chart is evident of its ever-growing success in the Indian SUV market.....