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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 […]

Governor aims to make Florida ‘most autonomous friendly-state’ in country

Late last week, Florida governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill that would allow autonomous vehicles to be tested and operated without a backup human driver inside. In January of this year, “CS/HB 311: Autonomous Vehicles” was first filed; the bill, which would potentially make “Florida the most autonomous vehicles-friendly state in the country,” was officially signed by Florida governor Rob DeSantis late last week, allowing self-driving cars to “operate regardless of presence of human operator.” The bill does specify, however, that a remote human operator who is monitoring the vehicle’s activity is required.  According to the governor’s staff, this bill eliminates “unnecessary obstacles” that […]

Kia teases Seltos SUV before June 20 world premiere

Earlier this year, Kia began teasing a compact SUV with nothing but design sketches and badge images. On Friday, however — just a week before the vehicle’s world premiere — the company published a 23-second sneak peek video of the model revealing nearly the entire exterior. As compact SUVs and crossovers gain traction in the automotive industry, new models are being launched left and right as demand for vehicles in the segment continues to rise worldwide. Already this year, Mercedes-Benz, Lincoln, Ford, Lamborghini, Audi, Hyundai, and Genesis announced compact SUV models and, this week, Kia will launch its own as […]

BMW teases M-Series concept embodying ‘Sheer Driving Pleasure’

BMW has published a series of ambiguous photographs by artist Thomas Demand of BMW’s upcoming Vision M Next concept, a model that will allegedly represent what the “new era of Sheer Driving Pleasure” looks like. Instead of conventionally teasing its latest concept car with shadowed images and darkened pictures, BMW sought out artist Thomas Demand to produce a collection of photographs “which pull back the covers on some early details of the car — without removing them completely.” Demand’s photos of the Vision M Next concept show parts of the vehicle in such a way that they’re nearly undecipherable. Based on the […]

KTM RC 125 Bookings Starts Today

The KTM dealers have started to take the bookings for the upcoming bike, KTM RC 125. The booking amount varies from Rs 1,000 to Rs 5,000 depending on the dealership. Some dealership supplemented that the bike will possibly be arriving by this week. According to our sources, the RC 125 could be launched with a price tag of around Rs 1.70 lakh (on-road Delhi), which roughly translates to around Rs 1.45 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). If true, this would make the RC 125 Rs 15,000 more expensive than the KTM 125 Duke (on-road Delhi). For that amount, you get a full-fairing, clip-on […]
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