FE Bureau | March 16, 2018 2:27 AM
At Hyundai Mobis Proving Ground in Sweden, an hour’s drive from the Arctic Circle, Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea, is subjecting its latest electrified vehicles to extreme subzero temperature conditions.
FE Bureau | March 16, 2018 2:20 AM
This week TVS Motor Company launched the new Apache RTR 160 4V, which is claims is India’s most powerful 160cc motorcycle. It’s born of the six-time Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship (INMRC) winning motorcycle—the Group B RTR 165.
Vikram Chaudhary | March 16, 2018 2:17 AM
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is one of the most luxurious cars on sale in India. It comes packed with almost all creature comforts you’d expect on four wheels, and its elegant cabin helps set it apart from the competition.
Vikram Chaudhary | March 12, 2018 12:24 AM
The Velar is a product of a ‘reductionist’ approach, in which features are hidden until activated, much as they are on a smartphone. For example, its recessed door handles slide out when a key holder approaches, while the screen-based dashboard is virtually free of buttons or dials.
The sporty SUV combines the space and comfort of a typical luxury car with a range suitable for everyday use.
FE Bureau | March 9, 2018 12:09 AM
TVS Accessories, which recently re-branded from Jazzmyride, has scaled up the auto accessories business in India by launching a private label called myTVS.
FE Bureau | March 2, 2018 3:17 AM
In view of the slump in tur prices which are down nearly 25% from the MSP, the Gujarat government on Thursday announced that it will procure 1.28 lakh tonne tur (pigeon pea) from farmers at the rate of minimum support price (MSP) of Rs 5,450 per quintal.
Vikram Chaudhary | February 26, 2018 4:29 AM
Global car designers argue that, among all body shapes, the SUV shape is the most practical as a people carrier—it has comparatively more cabin space, it can be made to look good, and egress and ingress is easier.
Vikram Chaudhary | February 23, 2018 3:31 AM
The new X3 is among the six new vehicles showcased by the German carmaker at the Auto Expo 2018 earlier this month; says it treads the familiar BMW X family path
FE Bureau | February 23, 2018 3:21 AM
You can find various shades of MINI—the iconic British small car—and how its design has evolved over the decades, at the ongoing India Design 2018, the design and home décor week taking place from February 22-25 at NSIC Grounds in New Delhi.
Vikram Chaudhary | February 19, 2018 5:02 AM
Now armed with an automated manual transmission (AMT), the redi-GO also makes good sense in case you primarily drive within your city.
FE Bureau | February 12, 2018 4:52 AM
At the ongoing Auto Expo, the country’s largest passenger car company Maruti Suzuki is organising flash mobs to create awareness about seat belt use.
Vikram Chaudhary | February 12, 2018 4:48 AM
Unveiled at the ongoing India Art Fair in New Delhi, it looks fast even when standing still: The BMW M3 GT2, painted by renowned American artist Jeff Koons.
Vikram Chaudhary | February 9, 2018 2:50 AM
The new Swift is peppier, roomier, is loaded with technology, and lets in a lot more sun. As the brand name ‘Swift’ enters into its teens (it’s 13 years old), it looks the way a teen should.
Auto shows are also a reflection of the state of the industry. Since auto industry is a major innovator, inducing huge investment in R&D and production, and major contributor to government revenues, it will always generate interest.
Nissan Leaf 2018: Car review; Here’s what it feels like to drive the best-selling electric car in the worldVikram Chaudhary | January 29, 2018 4:12 AM
The Leaf is the world’s first mass-produced—and also the world’s best-selling—electric car. Since the car went on sale in 2010, Nissan Motor Company has sold 300,000 units globally.
Vikram Chaudhary | January 26, 2018 1:04 AM
The new Q5 drives better and is a bigger vehicle, but its competitors have also grown in size and stature. However, in terms of exclusivity and brand value, the Q5 still appears to have an edge.
FE Bureau | January 26, 2018 12:59 AM
Combining the ultimate in traditional Japanese hospitality with Nissan’s autonomous driving technology, a Japanese inn is treating guests to some unusual amenities—self-parking slippers, tables and floor cushions.
FE Bureau | January 26, 2018 12:53 AM
Land Rover has announced the global introduction of what it calls “the world’s first full-size luxury SUV coupé.” The new Range Rover SV Coupé, the company said, will be revealed on its website on March 6 and will have the global début at Geneva International Motor Show.
Vikram Chaudhary | January 22, 2018 3:42 AM
Alfonso Albaisa is senior vice-president for Global Design for Nissan Motor Co. He is responsible for developing designs for all the company brands, including Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun, and leads global design teams, including the one in India, to reinforce a common essence across all models within each brand.
FE Bureau | January 22, 2018 3:35 AM
The Velar plugs the gap in Land Rover’s range of Range Rover SUVs. It’s bigger than the Evoque, but slightly smaller than the Sport.
Vikram Chaudhary | January 19, 2018 2:28 AM
On May 25, 2005, when Maruti Suzuki launched the Swift hatchback, the step, in a way, demonstrated its long-term plans for dominating the Indian passenger vehicle market.
FE Bureau | January 19, 2018 2:23 AM
On Thursday, Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer, launched the second-generation Q5 SUV in India, priced Rs 53,25,000 onwards, ex-showroom.
Carlos Ghosn: Google, Uber, Amazon are interested in transportation with no driving; this is a market we cannot neglectThe Financial Express | January 15, 2018 4:35 AM
The corporate VC fund is called Alliance Ventures, and it will finance new developments in the areas of electrification, autonomous driving and battery technology.
FE Bureau | January 12, 2018 12:50 AM
Tech is at full speed at the on-going Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018.
Vikram Chaudhary | January 8, 2018 4:38 AM
In calendar year 2017, BMW India became the country’s second-largest luxury carmaker—it recorded its best sales performance till date with 9,800 units, at annual growth rate of 25%.
FE Bureau | January 5, 2018 2:32 AM
Mahindra First Choice Wheels and Wipro launch a connected-car device.
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