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Big Update: Airbags for front passenger seats mandatory from April 1, know more

Big Update: Airbags for front passenger seats mandatory from April 1, know more

The Ministry of road transport has proposed to make the front airbags (driver and passenger) mandatory in India. The law ministry has accepted this proposal and has given a green signal for front

Mar 04, 2021, 11:07 AM IST
Volvo bets big on EVs, plans to make only electric vehicles by 2030

Volvo bets big on EVs, plans to make only electric vehicles by 2030

The Swedish automaker is planning to unveil its second fully electric car, a follow-up to last year's XC40 Recharge, a compact SUV. Volvo said its goal is to have half of its global sales be fully

Mar 02, 2021, 11:45 AM IST
Bad news for Tata Motors! Delhi govt suspends subsidy on Tata Nexon EV due to complaints

Bad news for Tata Motors! Delhi govt suspends subsidy on Tata Nexon EV due to complaints

This came as a setback for Tata Motors as the company termed the development as "unfortunate" and asserted that it will continue to "engage constructively" with relevant authorities to protect the

Mar 02, 2021, 11:03 AM IST
HMSI to export Indian-made Honda H'ness CB350 to global markets

HMSI to export Indian-made Honda H'ness CB350 to global markets

The company rolls out the bike with over 90 per cent localisation from its Manesar (Haryana) based manufacturing facility. HMSI had introduced the bike in October 2020 and has already crossed the 10,

Feb 28, 2021, 19:36 PM IST
Final phase of trial for contactless bus ticketing system to begin in Delhi from Monday

Final phase of trial for contactless bus ticketing system to begin in Delhi from Monday

Chartr has been developed with the technical support of the Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi (IIIT-Delhi). E-ticketing in DIMTS was started in August last year on route number

Feb 28, 2021, 19:22 PM IST
Renault to deliver its SUV Kiger from March 3, know variants and prices here

Renault to deliver its SUV Kiger from March 3, know variants and prices here

The sub-compact SUV segment is one of the most important and hot selling area of the Indian auto sector. There are extremely attractive and dynamic cars available in this segment from every possible

Feb 28, 2021, 18:13 PM IST
Maruti Suzuki's passenger vehicle export crosses 20 lakh milestone

Maruti Suzuki's passenger vehicle export crosses 20 lakh milestone

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI)  has achieved the milestone of 20 lakh cumulative exports. The company achieved the subsequent million in over eight years with a special focus on emerging markets in Latin

Feb 27, 2021, 20:36 PM IST
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 prices increased: Check the entire price list

Royal Enfield Bullet 350 prices increased: Check the entire price list

Royal Enfield Bullet is the longest-running production motorcycle in the world and was launched in the year 1932. The bike recently got the updated BS6 engine and catalytic converter. It has received

Feb 26, 2021, 19:39 PM IST
BMW R nineT, BMW R nineT Scrambler with powerful 1,170 cc engine launched in India

BMW R nineT, BMW R nineT Scrambler with powerful 1,170 cc engine launched in India

The new BMW R nineT will be available in Blackstorm Metallic/Brushed Aluminium, Option 719 Aluminium, Mineral White Metallic/Aurum and Night Black Matt/Aluminium Matt colors. While the new BMW R

Feb 26, 2021, 16:53 PM IST
BMW launches R nineT and R nineT Scrambler to India, check specs, features and price

BMW launches R nineT and R nineT Scrambler to India, check specs, features and price

The new BMW R nineT is a classic roadster that embodies the passion and innovation of over 90 years of motorcycle design. Its iconic boxer engine now blends in even better with the original

Feb 26, 2021, 16:49 PM IST
Tata Safari 2021 almost looks like a Tata Harrier twin, to compete with Mahindra XUV500,  MG Hector Plus, Hyundai Creta

Tata Safari 2021 almost looks like a Tata Harrier twin, to compete with Mahindra XUV500, MG Hector Plus, Hyundai Creta

In terms of design,  Safari looks almost identical to Tata Harrier with its size a little longer than the Harrier with the extra overhang in the rear to accommodate the third row of seats. Also,

Feb 26, 2021, 15:51 PM IST
What is so cool about the 50,000th MG Hector SUV? Well, it is manufactured by an all-women crew

What is so cool about the 50,000th MG Hector SUV? Well, it is manufactured by an all-women crew

The initiative has created a new benchmark while celebrating ‘Diversity’ – one of the core pillars of the automaker – as women led the end-to-end production. In this first-of-its-kind development,

Feb 25, 2021, 15:13 PM IST
Hyundai's new 7-seater SUV Alacazar will be based on Creta, Global debut in India likely by mid-2021

Hyundai's new 7-seater SUV Alacazar will be based on Creta, Global debut in India likely by mid-2021

It is expected that the new 7-seater SUV will be called Alcazar, and will be based on the Hyundai Creta. Just following the trend as Tata's new Safari is based on Harrier. The Hyundai Alcazar will be

Feb 24, 2021, 18:05 PM IST
Flipkart deploys 25,000 EVs in supply chain, ties up with Hero, Mahindra, Piaggio

Flipkart deploys 25,000 EVs in supply chain, ties up with Hero, Mahindra, Piaggio

Flipkart has partnered with Hero Electric, Mahindra Electric, Piaggio to procure electric vehicles (EVs) through logistic partners for specific vehicles to be deployed for its first and last-mile

Feb 24, 2021, 16:49 PM IST
FASTag users alert! Wrongly deducted toll charges? This company will help in reversing extra charges

FASTag users alert! Wrongly deducted toll charges? This company will help in reversing extra charges

Paytm Payments Bank MD and CEO Satish Gupta said in a statement, "It has been our endeavour to empower our users with seamless and hassle-free travel on road. In this quest, we support our users in

Feb 24, 2021, 16:28 PM IST
Triumph unveils 2021 Bonneville Street Twin with limited edition Gold Line trim

Triumph unveils 2021 Bonneville Street Twin with limited edition Gold Line trim

Triumph is going to introduce an exclusive variant of the motorcycle known as Gold Line Trim. There will be only 1000 units produced under the Gold Line Trim. The exclusive trim gets an all matte

Feb 24, 2021, 15:59 PM IST
Citroën C5 Aircross SUV ready for India debut, did you know Citroen helped former French President Charles de Gaulle survive assassination bid?

Citroën C5 Aircross SUV ready for India debut, did you know Citroen helped former French President Charles de Gaulle survive assassination bid?

Several assassination bids were attempted on President Charles de Gaulle. However, this particular story dates back to 1962, when President Charles de Gaulle was on board his presidential automobile

Feb 24, 2021, 13:30 PM IST
Maruti Suzuki Swift 2021 with Next Gen K-Series 1.2L Dual Jet Dual VVT Engine launched in India

Maruti Suzuki Swift 2021 with Next Gen K-Series 1.2L Dual Jet Dual VVT Engine launched in India

The new Swift is equipped with ‘Next Gen K-Series Dual Jet Dual VVT engine with Idle Start Stop (ISS) technology. The Dual Jet technology (2 injectors per cylinder), coupled with Dual VVT (variable

Feb 24, 2021, 12:30 PM IST
Hyundai IONIQ 5 electric car unveiled, travels up to 430 km on a single charge

Hyundai IONIQ 5 electric car unveiled, travels up to 430 km on a single charge

The IONIQ 5 is available in two versions: The long-range model with a 72.6 kilowatt-hour (kWh) battery and the standard model with a 58 kWh battery. The long-range version can travel up to 430 km on

Feb 24, 2021, 09:35 AM IST
Looking for a new bike? New Bajaj Pulsar 180 at Rs 1.08 lakh launched in India

Looking for a new bike? New Bajaj Pulsar 180 at Rs 1.08 lakh launched in India

The bike delivers a peak torque of 14.52 Nm (at 6500 rpm) and 12.52 kW power at 8500 rpm. It also features a 5-speed transmission gearbox with a telescopic anti-friction bush in the front suspension

Feb 23, 2021, 19:16 PM IST