Fuel Prices

Fuel prices hiked for 14 days consecutively

Fuel prices in India, yet again, have been increased on Saturday, which is 14th day in a row to witness a hike in prices of petrol and diesel. Petrol prices have been hiked by Rs 0.51 per litre in Delhi whereas the diesel rates have hiked by Rs 0.61 per litre. With the new prices coming into effect, diesel price has hit a record high taking the cumulative rise in prices for two weeks to ₹ 8.28 for petrol and ₹ 7.62 for diesel respectively. The rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state depending […]
2020 Triumph Tiger 900

2020 Triumph Tiger 900: Variants Explained

Triumph Motorcycles has launched the 2020 Triumph Tiger 900, the middleweight adventure bike which will replace the Triumph Tiger 800. In India, three variants of the Tiger 900 are offered on sale, the Tiger 900 GT, priced at ₹ 13.70 lakh (Ex-showroom,), the Tiger 900 Rally, priced at ₹ 14.35 lakh (Ex-showroom), and the top-spec Tiger 900 Rally Pro, priced at ₹ 15.50 lakh (Ex-showroom). Like the outgoing Tiger 800 range, the new Tiger 900 is also available in two broad families, a road-oriented model with cast alloy wheels with a 19-inch front and 17-inch rear wheel, and a more […]
2020 Triumph Tiger 900

Triumph Tiger 900 Launched In India: Prices, Features And More

The Triumph Tiger 900 bike has been launched in India. The bike is available in both off-road as well as road-based version. Triumph Tiger 900 has been introduced in three variants ,i.e., Tiger 900 range start at ₹ 13.7 lakh for the GT variant and go up to ₹ 15.5 lakh for the top-spec Rally Pro model. The Tiger 900 Rally variant is priced at ₹ 14.35 lakh. The bikes come with BS6 compliant engines. The Triumph Tiger 900 GT is the road-going model, with alloy wheels, lower seat height, and less equipment. While the Rally and Rally Pro are […]
Renault CCaptur

Renault Captur Bids Farewell To Indian Market

Renault Captur has been pulled off from Renault’s product portfolio. The Renault Captur has been removed from the French automaker’s website, thus indicating its farewell to the market. The Renault Captur never made it to the hearts of Indian market. The sales of the Captur were bare minimum. The SUV didn’t receive the mandatory BS6 update till now and Renault is yet to announce the arrival of a BS6 version of the Captur SUV in India. Renault has sold only 6,618 units until March 2020. This gives an average of 228 units per month, which shows how its demand is […]
Next-Gen Kia Carnival

Next-Gen Kia Carnival Teased Ahead Of Global Debut

Kia Motors has teased the Next-Gen Kia Carnival in an officially released image. The global debut of the next-gen Kia Carnival is set in 3rd quarter of 2020. The image shows the MPV with a stronger, more stylish presence, new details and an SUV-inspired design, Kia designers have even dubbed the new model a ‘Grand Utility Vehicle’. The overall design follows Kia’s new design philosophy ‘symphonic architecture’. In the Korean specification, the sole sketch reveals the wider and bolder tiger-nose grille on the new Carnival with the sharp and slim headlamps that will be all-LED with a signature design for […]

New Honda City packs country’s first features and may launch in July 2020

Alexa Voice Remote will be a first in a car in India. Engine and gearbox specifications will remain same, albeit now complying to BS6 emission norms. Will rival the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Hyundai Verna, Toyota Yaris, and others. The much-awaited Honda City, in its fifth generation, was due to launch this year in India. Before the scheduled launch in July 2020, the company has revealed all the features, specifications and changes versus the outgoing model. While there are some aspects that remain unchanged particularly in the mechanical department, a number of country’s first features have been added. That said, the […]

Kia Sonet launch delayed due to COVID-19; Will be more than Rs 8 lakh.

Unlike previous speculations, the Sonet will not start from Rs 7 lakh, ex-showroom. Features in the Kia Sonet would include a Bose surround sound. The Sonet will be positioned as a premium offering above the Hyundai Venue. According to a recent report by Indian Autos Blog, the Kia Sonet will debut in India soon. Before the outbreak of COVID-19, it was slated to be launched in August this year, however, that may get either delayed or it may happen online. More details will surface as we get closer to the launch date. However, unlike previous speculations on the pricing which […]

Mahindra Supro Ambulance BS6 launched at a price of Rs 6.94 lakh

Available with a standard warranty of two years/60,000 km. UDAY scheme members will also get life insurance worth Rs 10 lakh. Much needed update during this outbreak of COVID-19. Mahindra has introduced the updated BS6-compliant version of their ambulance, the Mahindra Supro Ambulance. A compact van, the Supro Ambulance is available in two versions, LX and ZX, starting from Rs 6.94 lakh, ex-showroom. The first batch of the Mahindra Supro Ambulance BS6 has already been delivered to the Government of Maharashtra and will cater to the emergency situations cropping up in the state due to the ongoing pandemic of COVID-19. […]

New Lexus IS, the smallest sedan, now gets bigger

The smallest sedan from Lexus’ line-up gets longer and wider New triple-beam LED headlamps with the redesigned front Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa integrated as standard The premium division of Toyota Motor Company, Lexus, has taken the curtain off its smallest sedan, the IS, due for launch next year. And now the smallest sedan gets slightly bigger than its predecessor, being 30 mm longer and 30 mm wider than the previous model. Inspired by the larger ES model, the Lexus IS now gets design cues similar to the ES. The mesh-designed front-grille dominates the design with the new […]

No long term comprehensive insurance policy available on purchase of new cars: IRDAI

IRDAI has issued a guideline; comprehensive insurance policy will now be for one year Affordability for a potential buyer and other loopholes has brought about this amendment Third-party insurance can still be taken for three years In a recent amendment to the insurance policies issued for new passenger vehicles, The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) announced a guideline wherein no new vehicles purchased on or after August 1, 2020, will need to purchase a three-year comprehensive insurance policy. The guideline comes in lieu of the loopholes existing in the existing system which have created a a lot […]

Government of India restricts import of tyres to India

All tyres that were previously sold in India had no restrictions Importers now will have to take a license from DGFT for tyres GOI has made this move to push forward Indian tyre manufacturers In a recent announcement, the Government of India has imposed restrictions on imported tyres in the country. The move comes to play in order to push forward the locally manufactured tyre manufacturers. While this move gives an upper hand to Indian tyre manufacturers, it will affect imported tyre makers as this restriction also affects passenger vehicles. This segment is one of the largest consumers of imported […]

BGauss brand introduced by RR Global with an electric two-wheeler

RR Global is a Mumbai-based company working in the electrical industry They have introduced a new electric scooter under the BGauss brand The new electric scooter will feature fast charging, IoT and claims impressive power figure The mumbai-based electrical company, RR Global, who have a strong presence in the Deccan offering electrical cables, magnetic wires, copper tubes, electromechanical parking solutions and a lot more, has introduced their first electric scooter under their new brand BGauss. Manufactured and sold under the RR Kabel brand, the new electric scooter claims to have “great power, a fluid design, low maintenance, fast charging and […]