This monson, it’s raining GST (good & sales tax) discounts left, right and center. However, hybrid cars are in for some rough times with the onset of the GST from the 1st of July, 2017. Cars such as the Maruti Ciaz and Ertiga SHVS diesel-hybrids, the Toyota Camry and Prius hybrids, and even the Mahindra […]

Soon, every car that Swedish automaker Volvo will sell in India will be a hybrid. Volvo has also announced that it’ll begin selling an all-electric car in India in 2019. The automaker will soon begin assembling cars in India, through the CKD (completely knocked down) kit route. Currently, all Volvo cars sold here are CBUs (completely […]

Chinese automaker SAIC will officially enter the Indian car market in 2019 with a full-fledged set-up that consists of production, sales and service operations. SAIC is likely to start operations from the General Motors’ Halol factory in Gujarat. The automaker is currently in talks with GM to buy out this factory. While SAIC has a […]

The Hyderabad outer ring road is back in the news after yet another high-profile car crash. Telugu actor Bharath Raj, the brother of movie star Ravi Teja, died after ramming into a broken-down truck on Hyderabad’s Ring Road. Police sources say that the incident happened at about 10 PM on Saturday night. Bharath is said to […]

Just yesterday, Ford South Africa recalled nearly 16,000 units of the Figo and Ikon models over a fire risk. All the cars were manufactured in India and were exported to South Africa. In India too, the American car maker plans to inspect 39,315 units of the Fiesta sedan and Figo hatchbacks, and carry out a […]

Come July, the least priced car from the Renault-Nissan group in India – the Datsun Redi-GO will get two variants. One variant will feature the bigger, 1 liter-3 cylinder petrol motor that’s also seen in the Renault Kwid while the other will feature a 5 speed AMT option along with the bigger engine. The new […]

Fiat is really struggling in India and there are even rumours about the brand stopping sales of Fiat-branded cars here. The focus has now shifted to the Jeep brand, which will start selling the made-in-India Jeep Compass from August 2017. But the real comeback for the Fiat group could happen only in 2018, when the […]

Honda Cars India Limited (HCIL) – the Indian car making arm of the Japanese automaker – has now begun building the 1.6 liter i-DTEC turbo diesel engine at its Tapukara plant in Rajasthan. Currently, this engine is only meant for export, with Thailand being the market to which Honda plans to ship it. However, all […]

Volkswagen (VW) group owned Ducati is on sale and Indian two wheeler giant Bajaj Auto is in the race to buy the iconic Italian motorcycle marquee that also has a presence in India. Ducati is on sale for an estimated 1.5 billion euros (US$ 1.67 billion). Sources say that the final Ducati sale could take […]

Riding in the wrong way is inexcusable. From confusing other motorists to causing accidents, wrong way driving/riding can prove to be deadly. This is exactly what a bunch of superbikers found out recently when they were speeding, that too on the wrong way. Click here to test-drive the Suzuki Ignis! And at least three of […]