The Buddh International Circuit would play host to the 17th JK Tyre Racing Championship this weekend. The 17th edition of the country’s longest running Racing Championship, to be held on November 8 and 9, 2014,  will witness 75 young drivers from across the country race on the 5.15 km long Buddh International circuit race track in […]

This was something bound to happen sooner than later. An Android Operating System based car infotainment device. Clarion has just launched the AX1 android-based touchscreen double-DIN infotainment system for the Indian aftermarket, while also providing it as OEM fitment for some global manufacturers. The system is priced at Rs. 55,000 in India.

The concept of self-drive car rentals is slowly gaining pace in India with companies such as Carzonrent’s Myles car rental service, Zoom car and others adding to their self drive fleets. The latest is a fleet of Tata Nano Twists that have been added to Carzonrent’s offering. The service called “Myles-City Drive” has first been […]

Tata Motors has announced the appointment of Mayank Pareek as President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit (PVBU). He will join the company on 1st October, 2014 and will take over from Mr. Ranjit Yadav, who will now head the International Business for Passenger & Commercial vehicles. 

Nissan India has named Guillaume Sicard as president of Nissan India. He takes over from Kenichiro Yomura. He takes over from October 1. He has been the deputy president of Nissan India since July 2014.

Eco-friendly tyres are soon to be a reality. You could soon be driving on tyres made from rice husk! Rice husk waste once headed for landfills is now helping The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company produce fuel-efficient tires. Goodyear announced it will utilize ash left over from the burning of rice husks to produce electricity […]

ATV, an acronym for all terrain vehicle, is a class of vehicles that are built to traverse difficult terrain that regular cars and SUVs find almost impossible to negotiate. A bunch of ATV makers operate in India, with American ATV and Snowmobile specialist Polaris the foremost among the ATV makers in India. India’s northern frontier […]

Here’s an opportunity for all you budding engineers out there – to set a fuel efficiency record with a car built with your own hands. The Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2015 is here and registrations have already begun. The task – cover the maximum distance in a vehicle using the least amount of fuel. Last […]

You can be sure of the air you breathe inside a Volvo Car to be cleaner that the outside air. Volvo Cars have developed two systems, Interior Air Quality System (IAQS) and Clean Zone Interior Package (CZIP), with the sole objective to make the environment inside the cabin cleaner than the air outside. This includes […]

Net sales for the company increases to Rs 13,300 crore  The Board of Directors of Apollo Tyres Ltd today approved the company’s audited financial results for the 4th quarter (January to March) and the financial year 2013-14. The Board recommended a dividend payout of 75%, to be approved by the shareholders at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting, […]