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Audi India Reveals All-electric e-tron

Audi India has showcased its first all-electric SUV, the Audi e-Tron, and has expressed plans to launch it here by the end of 2019. The Audi e-Tron will become the first luxury all-electric vehicle to be launched in the country and will be brought in as CBUs (completely built units) from the company’s eco-friendly plant in Brussels. It is expected to be priced from Rs 1.40 crore (ex-showroom pan India) onwards. The front end gets an octagonal grille with active flaps, that allow air to pass through and cool the front axle motor. Viewed in profile, the e-Tron SUV has […]

2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost Spied Undergoing Test

Rolls Royce’s entry-level offering, the Ghost, will probably go down in history books as one of the cars with the coolest name. Although called an entry-level for the carmaker, but for many people its an oustanding luxury car. Introduced in 2009, it is named in honour the iconic Silver Ghost and is one of the best-selling models for the carmaker currently. While the current version is based on the last-gen BMW 7 Series’ (F01) platform, there’s a new one in the making which is said to be built on the same aluminium spaceframe chassis on which the Phantom VIII and […]

Mercedes-AMG A45 Spotted At Nurburgring

Mercedes-AMG A45 was spotted testing at the Nurburgring circuit, possibly undergoing some final stages of testing, ahead of its official debut in July. The new-gen A-Class hot hatch built by the company’s performance arm, AMG, was spotted testing at the Nurburgring circuit, possibly undergoing some final stages of testing, ahead of its official debut in July. Although still heavily covered in camouflage, the car looks almost production ready. Upon launch, it’s set to become the most powerful derivative of the A-Class hatchback on offer yet, and it’s likely to go on sale towards the end of this year. The camouflage […]

Kia Seltos To Be Launched On 22nd August

The Kia Seltos will be launched for the Indian car market on August 22. It’s the South Korean automaker’s first vehicle for India and is being produced from a factory built in Anatapur district of Andhra Pradesh. It was officially unveiled on June 20. The Kia Celtos will use the Hyundai Creta’s platform. The Kia Seltos made its global debut only last week in India and its bookings are set to open sometime around mid-July. Kia plans to sell the Seltos through showrooms as well as online channels. It will have 265 touchpoints in 160 cities by the time the […]

Revolt RV400: Let’s See What It Has To Offer

Revolt RV400 electric bike has been unveiled in India, with its India launch scheduled for some time in July. Set to be the first electric bike to go on sale in India, the new Revolt RV400’s bookings will open on 25 June on both Revolt Intellicorp’s website as well as Amazon. Interested folks will be able to pre-order these babies for just ₹1,000. The company added the e-bike will also be made available for bookings in NCR, Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Ahmedabad, and Chennai over the next four months. Rahul Sharma, founder and chief revolutionary officer, Revolt Intellicorp Pvt. Ltd., said, […]

Lamborghini unveils super car designed for off-roading

Lamborghini has announced the Huracán Sterrato, a concept that combines the “prowess” of the V10 Huracán and the “off-road expertise” of the Urus Super SUV to create a super sports car that you can take off the beaten path. On Tuesday, Automobili Lamborghini unveiled the Huracán Sterrato concept, a “super sports car for challenging environments.” To create this unconventional model, the R&D and design teams at Lamborghini basically fused together the V10 Huracán EVO and the Urus Super SUV. It’s powered by the same 5.2-liter engine capable of producing 640hp as its sports car predecessor and is controlled by the same […]

Porsche tops 718 model series with 2020 Spyder and 2020 Cayman GT4

Porsche has unveiled two models that will be topping the mid-engine lineup thanks to their fresh new six-cylinder boxer engines: the 2020 Spyder and the 2020 Cayman GT4. On Tuesday, Porsche announced that the 718 mid-engine series is gaining two new members for the 2020 model year; in these models turbocharged flat-four boxer engines have been swapped out for flat-six versions with six-speed manual transmission. Both the 2020 718 Spyder and Cayman GT4 claim the top performance spots in the segment and share the same technical basis — the only significant difference between the models is the presence of a permanent […]

Japan unveils moves to stop car crashes caused by elderly

Japan announced a series of measures Tuesday to prevent car accidents caused by elderly drivers, including emergency brakes and vehicle-free zones around schools, following a string of crashes involving children. One in four people aged 80 or over drives a car every day, the government said in a survey published Tuesday, one of many challenges faced by rapidly ageing Japan. Japan has been rocked by several tragic incidents involving elderly drivers ploughing into schoolchildren, with suspicions that the ageing motorists had inadvertently pressed the accelerator instead of the brake. In May, a car smashed into a group of kindergarten children […]

Ireland to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars by 2030

Ireland has announced it will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030 as part of its new climate change plan. The government hopes to have 950,000 electric vehicles on Irish roads by then, supported by a network of charging stations. The measure is one of 180 proposals covering business, construction, transport, agriculture and waste management intended to put Ireland on a path to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050. “Our approach will be to nudge people and businesses to change behaviour and adapt new technologies through incentives, disincentives, regulations and information,” said Prime Minister Leo […]

Tata Altroz Spied Ahead Of Launch

The premium hatchback segment will soon see a new entrant in the form of the Tata Altroz. The highly anticipated car, Tata’s first attempt to crack this booming segment, is expected to be launched by the end of July. While the Altroz has been officially teased by the manufacturer doing stringent handling tests, we have spotted the premium hatchback testing in Pune and we tell you what to expect from it. Tata has maintained the styling of the Altroz similar to what we saw on the Geneva Edition car. At the front, you get a raked honeycomb grille which is flanked by a set […]

MV Agusta F3 800 RC Launched In India

The MG Agusta F3 800 RC, which is a track-only variant of the standard F3 800 and is priced at a premium of ₹ 4 lakh over the same, which makes it Rs 21.99 lakhs. The F3 800 RC (RC stands for Reparto Corse) gets a ‘Racing kit’ which includes a special ECU, an SC Project exhaust and mirror caps, brake/clutch levers, footpegs made of Aluminium, decreasing weight from 173 kg to 165 kg. The motorcycle uses the same 798 cc in-line 3 motor which pumps out 151 horses at 13,250 rpm and peak torque of 88 Nm, which comes in […]

Revolt’s First AI based Electric Motorbike Launch Today

Revolt Intellicorp is all set to launch its first ever electric two-wheeler today. It is one of the newest entrants in the electric two-wheeler space and is helmed by Rahul Sharma, the founder of Micromax mobile phone company. Revolt says that its new EV will be a smart motorcycle because it will be connected and AI enabled. It will have an embedded 4G LTE SIM as well. ARAI subjected the Revolt EV to the regular battery of tests in order to certify the motorcycle road use in India. In fact, the Revolt electric two-wheeler is expected to have a range […]