We have now driven it in the Buddh International circuit and put it through our comprehensive tests to know how it performs in the real world. This review, however, is not going to be about how the car is in terms of value for money, what kind of things it offers and should you buy it or not because there are only 100 units on offer for the first lot, so this review particularly is going to be about the car and its capabilities.
iVOOMi Energy recently introduced its S1 electric scooter in the Indian market at a price point of Rs 84,999 (ex-showroom). Now the company has commenced the bookings of the iVOOMi S1 electric scooter at a token amount of Rs 749. Additionally, iVOOMi will also begin the test rides of the S1 e-scooter from 28th May, 2022.
In comparison to current solutions, the sensor-based underfloor protection can save up to 50 percent of the weight of the current battery shielding solution per vehicle. The pressure sensor satellites used in the BID are derived from the proven Pedestrian Protection System (PPS pSAT) which has been in serial production.
The Hungary-based two-wheeler manufacturer, Keeway Motors is all set to mark its India debut with three models, such as a maxi-scooter, a retro-styled scooter and a cruiser motorcycle. In terms of design and specs, the Keeway K-Light 250V cruiser is quite impressive. Here are top five things to know about the cruiser motorcycle ahead of its launch this week.
When we started our drive, the EV Max’s digital driver information display showed 99 per cent of battery power and a range of 282 km. Power consumption at the time was at 113Wh per kilometre. During the course of our drive and as the heat peaked, the EV was consuming between 151 to 157 Wh/km. Keeping regeneration and other factors in mind, it is safe to say that the vehicle was good for 300+kms for the day.
Hyundai is going to launch the Venue Facelift in the Indian market by mid-June 2022. The updated Venue’s first camouflaged test mule was spotted testing in South Korea last year and the spy shots did suggest that it will receive a few cosmetic upgrades. Ahead of its official launch, here is what is expected from the Hyundai Venue Facelift over the current-gen Hyundai Venue.
The levels were agreed upon by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) as a classification system that defines the level of automation and equipment a car may offer. In simple words, from Levels 0 to 2, an active and engaged driver is required to take full control of the vehicle.
Electric ride-hailing service BluSmart on Tuesday announced it has raised $25 million as part of its extended Series A1 round. In total, the startup has raised $50.7 million as part of its Series A round.
CESL reports that there is around a 30 per cent reduction in bid rates under their GC initiative when gross-cost contract rates for CNG buses for a 12-metre low-floor AC bus in Delhi are compared to those of E-buses. In Mumbai, bid rates for a 12-metre standard-floor no-AC CNG bus are 50 per cent more than an E-bus. A comparison of gross-cost contracts for diesel buses also yields similar results.
Bollywood actor-turned-politician Sunny Deol has purchased the new Land Rover Defender 110 with top-spec V8 engine worth Rs 2.05 crore (ex-showroom). Sunny Deol’s Defender 110 gets power from a 5.0-litre V8 engine churning out a peak power of 518 hp and a max torque of 625 Nm. The engine comes mated with an AT and AWD as standard. The SUV is capable of doing 0-100 km/h in 5.2 seconds, while it offers a top speed of 240 km/h.
The instrument console of the 2022 Triumph Tiger 1200 has been upgraded to a 7.0-inch colour TFT screen with the ability to pair with a smartphone. The motorcycle now also boasts for the first a new Blind Spot Radar System. Plus, the keyless system includes ignition, steering lock and fuel filler cap.
Triumph India is all set to launch its flagship adventure motorcycle, the new Tiger 1200 tomorrow. The British motorcycle manufacturer has already revealed all details about the 2022 Triumph Tiger 1200, except the price. Here are five key facts to know about the motorcycle. Take a look.
Owners of a commuter sedan such as the Honda Amaze get an approximate mileage of 18 km in petrol and 24 km in diesel. Were paying Rs 8,784.1 for every 1,500km run in petrol and diesel owners were shelling out Rs 6,041.8 for the same distance at Rs 96.67 per litre.
2022 has been a happening year for the Indian automotive industry as a lot of new cars have been introduced in the market. Similarly, June is also going to see car launches from Maruti, Hyundai and Mahindra. Here we have curated a list of upcoming cars that will mark their India debut in June.
It is inevitable some accessories will find their way onto your Royal Enfield motorcycle whether you've bought it new or it's done some km in your hands. So, how about some very simple ones that can make a difference without breaking your wallet and are also genuine accessories from the manufacturer? Here are five.
Hyundai today launched the Grand i10 NIOS Corporate Edition with prices starting at Rs 6,28, 900 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Grandi10 NIOS Corporate Edition is based on the Magna trim with multiple interior and exterior upgrades. The new variant has received various technology enhancements, including 6.75-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Navigation through Smartphone Mirroring and electric foldable ORVM with LED turn indicator as standard.
The panels for the 2022 Roll-Royce Boat Tail have been built out of vast, single sheets of aluminium to create the racing yacht inspired outlines. As the car has been commissioned by a client belonging to the pearling industry, the RR Coachbuild Designers were presented with four pearl shells from the client’s personal collection. The shells provided the inspiration for the bespoke exterior colour that RR made.
The rivalry between Charles Leclerc and Max Verstappen only continues to intensify with each race, with the duo fiercely battling it out on the track today for the pole position at tomorrow's 2022 Spanish Grand Prix.
Luxury carmaker Audi has announced that it is integrating Apple Music, premium music streaming subscription service, directly into select models. The company said that adding Apple Music into the infotainment system gives users the ability to access their subscription directly and intuitively from the Multi-Media Interface (MMI) screen using in-car internet data.
Mahindra and Mahindra recently announced that the 2022 Scorpio-N will be launching on 27th June 2022 in the Indian market. Codenamed as Z101, the new-gen Scorpio will be known as “Scorpio-N”. Moreover, the brand said that the current-gen Mahindra Scorpio will continue to sell in India with a nameplate of ‘Scorpio Classic’.
Citing SIAM (Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers) data, Fitch said that UV's volume share in overall car sales increased to 49 per cent in the previous fiscal, up from 28 per cent in the year-ago period. This underscores the rising popularity of UVs over hatchbacks and sedans, whose combined share dropped from 66 per cent to 48 per cent.
Mercedes-Benz finally unveiled its new electric saloon, the Vision AMG globally. Likely to launch in 2025, it will be the first AMG model to be based on the manufacturer’s AMG.EA electric car platform. The luxury saloon gets sporty looks as seen in the images as compared to the EVA electric car platform of Mercedes.
Hyundai will break ground on its new facility in Georgia in early 2023 and is expected to begin commercial production in the first half of 2025 with an annual capacity of 300,000 EV units, the company said in a statement. The plant is a key part of Hyundai's $7.4 billion planned investment in the United States through 2025 to foster future mobility.
The electric two-wheeler manufacturer, Ola Electric today announced a price hike of its S1 Pro scooter in the Indian market. Ola has opened the purchase window for the third time that revealed the price hike. Now the new price of Ola S1 Pro electric scooter is Rs 1.40 lakh (ex-showroom). The e-scooter is now costlier by Rs 10,000.
Hyundai has finally announced that it will launch the all-new Tucson SUV in the Indian market in the second half of 2022. It will be a fourth-gen Hyundai Tucson model. With over 7 million units sold worldwide, the all-new Tucson is expected to receive a lot of interest from the Indian buyers as well.
Mahindra and Mahindra today announced that the new Mahindra Scorpio, codenamed Z101 will be known as the all-new ‘Scorpio-N’. Dubbed as the “Big Daddy of SUVs”, the new Scorpio is slated to arrive on 27th June 2022. The all-new Mahindra Scorpio-N will be offered with a 4x4 option. Mahindra today released a YouTube Video with a caption, “The All-New Scorpio-N | Arriving 27th June 2022”.
As per a FY2021 quarterly update, India’s biodiesel market demand stood at 0.17 million tonnes despite major setbacks due to the pandemic induced disruption in supply chains. The report predicted a healthy growth of 8.60 per cent CAGR until 2030, with a forecasted demand set to reach 0.26 million tonnes.
Kangana Ranaut on Thursday attended the premiere of her much-anticipated movie, Dhaakad. At this event, the actress unveiled her latest purchase, the Mercedes Maybach S680 which costs a whopping Rs 3.6 crore (estimated ex-showroom price). According to the media reports, it is the top-spec Mercedes Maybach S680 that comes as a CBU unit in India.
The vintage 300 SLR was sold by Canadian classic car auction company RM Sotheby’s on May 5, at the Mercedes-Benz Stuttgart Museum. It has been announced that from the proceeds of the auction, a ‘Mercedes-Benz Fund’ will be established, that will provide educational and research scholarships for young people in areas of environmental science and decarbonisation.
Land Rover silently launched the 2023 Range Rover Sport in the Indian market earlier this week. Now the brand has commenced the bookings for the SUV. Available in SE, HSE, Autobiography and First Edition trims, the new Range Rover Sport price starts at Rs 1.64 crore (ex-showroom, India). The 2023 Range Rover Sport deliveries will begin from November 2022.
Jeep India has finally launched the Meridian seven-seater SUV at a starting price of Rs 29.90 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) onwards in India. Deliveries for the SUV will commence in June. The SUV will be offered in two variants, Limited and Limited (O), with six colour options. The Meridian SUV carries over the brand's Selec-Terrain 4x4 traction management system with four traction modes - snow, sand, mud, and auto.
Hero MotoCorp today launched the Splendor+ XTEC at a starting price of Rs 72,900 (ex-showroom, Delhi) onwards. The new Splendor+ XTEC comes with a 5-year warranty and is available in four new colour schemes, including Canvas Black, Sparkling Beta Blue, Pearl White and Tornado Grey.
Okinawa Autotech and Italian electric motorcycle manufacturer Tacita have signed an agreement for the manufacturing of electric two-wheelers and powertrain in India. Under this joint venture, Okinawa will provide the local development of electric scooters and motorcycles for domestic and international markets and Tacita will provide the powertrain – controller, motor, battery packs and BMS for electric two-wheelers.
Mercedes-Benz will be introducing its luxury C-Class sedan on 10th May 2022 in the Indian market. The 2022 C-Class bookings have already commenced and it will be offered in three variants. The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class will receive a revised grille, sleeker LED headlamps with integrated LED Day Running Lights (DRLs) and new split LED tail-lamps.