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Indian Scout Bookings Started In India

The resurrection of the iconic American motorcycle brand – Indian – has been gathering pace over the past few years, with their main offering being the Indian Chief range of bikes, which offer a combination of stunning looks, as well … »

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2014 Suzuki Access breaks cover

Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited (SMIPL) has finally given the Access 125 scooter a facelift. The new Access has a new Steel Fender, which increases both visuals and sturdiness of the scooter. To increase it’s style quotient, it gets a … »

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Volvo lets the new XC90 out of the bag

Volvo revealed its new flagship, the XC90, which is visually striking, premium quality seven-seat SUV with world leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, a combination of power and fuel efficiency and a classy interior finish. The 2015 XC90 is longer, … »

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Skoda reveals the new Fabia

Skoda revealed the new Fabia, which now comes with snazzy new headlamps with LED running lights, bonnet with wide air dam, an air splitter and new fog lamps. From the rear, the Fabia is more in the lines of the … »

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Lexus unveils new luxury crossover

Lexus unveiled its first compact crossover entry-level, the NX. It is aimed to lure younger buyers looking for the right mix of size, style, and luxury. Built on a new platform and related to the RAV4, the NX is a … »

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WRC Germany: Loose Latvala hands Hyundai, Neuville first win

A change of pace every now and again can be a good thing. But not necessarily for a World Rally Championship (WRC) driver going into a tricky tarmac rally stage. Finland’s Jari-Matti Latvala found this out on Sunday as he … »

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F1 Belgian Grand Prix: Rosberg ‘makes a point’ but loses seven to Ricciardo

How much Formula 1 was missed during its self imposed ‘summer break’ was made crystal clear with the events of a fantastic Belgian Grand Prix at the classic F1 venue of Spa-Francorchamps. From seeing drivers struggling to take the correct … »

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Volkswagen India to start local assembly of engines

In an effort to increase the level of localisation in their vehicles, Volkswagen India has taken the step to start local assembly of its new 1.5-litre TDI engine at its plant located in Chakan, Pune by the end of this … »

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Max Verstappen to become youngest ever F1 driver in 2015

Max Verstappen – son of former Dutch Formula 1 driver Jos – will become the youngest ever F1 driver in history next year as it was confirmed early this morning that Scuderia Toro Rosso driver Jean-Eric Vergne will make way … »

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Volkswagen launches limited edition Vento

Volkswagen launched limited edition Vento Konekt priced between Rs 7.84 lakhs to Rs 9.8 lakhs. This variant comes with a rear-seat entertainment system, which features an Android-powered Bluetooth-enabled 8-inch Blaupunkt tablet with GPS navigation and hands-free, Bluetooth-enabled telephony. The tablet … »

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Marquez streak ends at ten as Honda continues MotoGP sweep with Pedrosa Brno win

Everything comes to an end some time or another. Even defending MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez’s incredible streak of ten straight victories in this year’s FIM Motorcycle Grand Prix World Championship. The Spaniard, who last year became the youngest ever … »

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Gill takes Malaysia win to bounce back from APRC title defence setback as Kopecky retires

This year has been completely new territory for reigning FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship title holder Gaurav Gill. The APRC title win made him the first Indian to win a major international rally title and his season opening win in … »

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Rolls-Royce Wraith debuts in Forza 5

Rolls-Royce Wraith joins the virtual world of Forza Motorsport 5 for Microsoft’s Xbox One console. The Wraith is available to owners of Forza 5 as a free download, and it will come with a host of realistic features unique to … »

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McLaren P1 GTR Revealed

The legendary British sports car maker, McLaren, has just taken the wraps off of the P1 GTR. The car was unveiled at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in California and the company claims that it will be the “best driver’s car … »

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1962 Ferrari GTO Breaks Auction Record

A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta has become the most valuable car in history to be sold at auction when it realized $38,115,000 (Rs 232 crores) at the Bonhams’ Quail Lodge Auction in Carmel, California that was held on August … »

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Range Rover Sport SVR Showcased

Land Rover has just revealed full details of the all-new 2015 Range Rover Sport SVR and it will be the sportiest Land Rover ever created. The Range Rover Sport SVR will be the first Land Rover vehicle to wear the new high-performance … »

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Force Motors takes 1-2 in inaugural Rainforest Challenge India with Gerrari 3-4-5 [PICS]

The inaugural Rainforest Challenge India off-road competition concluded in Goa today with Force Motors’ Tang Eng Joo/Tan Choon Hong and Mervyn Lim/Hamizan Bin Abdul Hamid taking a provisional 1-2 at the top of the score sheet following seven days of … »

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Tata launches Zest at Rs 4.64 lakhs

Tata launched its new sub-4 metre sedan, the Zest, and its price range is from Rs 4.64 lakhs to Rs 6.99 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi). It is available in two engine options: a 1.2-litre MPFi turbocharged Revotron petrol and a 1.3-litre … »

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Hyundai Elite i20 Launched

Hyundai today launched the latest generation of their premium i20 hatchback. Now named as the Hyundai Elite i20, the new generation car features a raft of changes both mechanically and visually. Styling wise, the Elite i20 features Hyundai’s latest generation … »

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Bajaj launches Discover 150 twins

Bajaj Auto expanded its Discover portfolio by unveiling Discover 150F and Discover 150S. The 150F gets a smart looking half fairing, which reminds us of the Honda Stunner. It gets all black alloys, which add a sporty look. The F150 … »

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Honda setting up World’s largest scooter plant

Scooter sales in India have been increasing with very good growth figures, and the Japanese bike maker seems to be cashing in on this tremendously. Honda is the highest selling scooter brand in the country and they are very confident … »

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Honda Amaze crosses 1 lakh sales

When the Honda Amaze was first launched many of us knew instantly that the entry-level sedan, which based on the popular Brio hatch, would sell like hotcakes. As it turns out we were spot on with that prediction because Honda … »

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Royal Enfield names Rod Copes as President of RE North America

The legendary Indian bike maker Royal Enfield has just announced that industry veteran Rod Copes will be taking over duties as the head of Royal Enfield North America. Rod Copes previously worked with Harley-Davidson for 20 years, ad his most … »

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Mercedes Young Star Driver Season II Begins

With the development of a world-class racing facility in India, and the interest and possibilities of motor sports in India on the rise ever since the Indian F1 Grand Prix races were held at the Buddh International Circuit, multiple companies … »

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Bentley launches Flying Spur V8 at Rs 3.1 crores

Good news for big pocket buyers as Bentley launched the Flying Spur V8 at Rs 3.10 crores. Keep in mind this is the base price of new Flying Spur V8 as it is subject to exchange rate fluctuations as it … »

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Audi launches A3 sedan

Audi shattered the game of snooty high price tags, which is synonymous to luxurious cars, by launching A3 sedan at Rs 22.95 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi).  The icing on the cake is that this is the starting price for the diesel … »

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Indian Motorcycles Launch Iconic Scout

The legendary American motorcycle maker has just launched a brand new model called the Scout. The Scout was originally put of production 70 years ago, and this will be the second model available from the company after the newly revived … »

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Mercedes-Benz debuts bullet proof S600

Great news for all VVIPs! Mercedes-Benz has launched the perfect car for you, the S600 Guard, which is bullet proof and can be pimped up to even grenade proof. The S600 Guard’s all-round protection gets a VR9 certification, the highest … »

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Aston Martin’s fastest roadster

Aston Martin will unveil its most powerful and fastest roadster till date, the 2015 V12 Vantage S Roadster, at the Pebble Beach Automotive Week starting from August 14th. The 565 bhp  V12 Vantage S Roadster gets the most powerful engine … »

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Harley Davidson launch new Road Glide

The legendary American bike maker is bringing back the shark-nosed Road Glide motorcycle, and it is getting an all new design. The new 2015 Road Glide, which falls under the bagger motorcycle category, has been designed thanks to the customer-led … »

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Hyundai reveals sketches of the new i20

Korean car maker Hyundai has recently revealed sketches of the all new i20 called the Elite i20. The car was designed entirely at Hyundai Motor’s Design Centre Europe in Rüsselsheim, Germany. The sketches were released by Hyundai, and according to them … »

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BMW launch 1 Series M Performance Edition in India

BMW India have just launched the 1 Series M Performance Edition in India. While this special edition 1 Series will now bear an M badge, there are no mechanical updates. All the model variants in the 1 Series range will … »

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ORIS reveals ProPilot Altimeter

The legendary Swiss watch makers known as ORIS have revealed their latest collection of watches, including the world’s first automatic mechanical watch with a mechanical altimeter – the Big Crown ProPilot Altimeter. The new ProPilot Altimeter has been developed specifically … »

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The Most Fuel Efficient Jaguar Ever

The legendary British car manufacturer has just released details of their all-new Jaguar XE, which is set to become the most fuel efficient Jaguar of all time. The new will be able to preserve fuel because of its use of … »

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Polaris Fully Reveals Slingshot

Just a few weeks after Polaris showed us a teaser trailer of their latest product soon to hit the US markets, they have now fully revealed the three-wheeled car called the Slingshot. The Polaris Slingshot looks very similar to the … »

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Bold McLaren P1 GTR concept

McLaren revealed a glance of its bold concept design of the McLaren P1 GTR. The physical concept will make a public debut at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. According to McLaren, the P1 GTR is an ultimate track-focused model. … »

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