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2019 MotoGP San Marino Final Race: Marquez one step closer to eighth world title with win at Misano

2019 MotoGP San Marino Final Race: Nine-time World Champion Marc Marquez went head-to-head with Petronas Yamaha SRT’s Fabio Quartararo, with the battle for the win going down to the last lap.

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Lowering dependence on imported electric vehicle components to drive Altigreen’s big India plans

Apart from building its own EVs as well as specific powertrain solutions, Altigreen will also showcase its upcoming products and technologies at the Auto Expo 2020.

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2019 MotoGP San Marino Qualifying: Vinales knocks Espargaro off P1 to secure 2nd pole position of the season

Some big hitters will be starting from way down the order at Misano. Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) will launch from P14, with the Ducati’s of Jack Miller (Pramac Racing) and Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Team) starting from 1

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Bizzare! UP Police catches Baleno doing 144kmph: Fines Delhi man’s 9-year old Alto

The Maruti Suzuki Alto owner from Delhi reached out to the UP Police on Twitter regarding the wrong challan being issued. He wrote that the state's police are free to go for a drive in his nine-year-old car and if they manage

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Aprilia and Vespa scooter prices hiked: Here is how much you need to pay more now!

The Vespa as well as Aprilia range prices have increased by two per cent but then there are also offers that the manufacturer is giving and which might offset the price hike a bit.

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Hyundai beats automotive doom & gloom with 2.76% growth: Venue, Grand i10 Nios drive growth

Hyundai's increase in market share comes at a time when the auto industry in India is witnessing a major slowdown. According to SIAM data released earlier this week, domestic passenger vehicle sales registered a 31.57% declin

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Tata Altroz starts reaching dealerships: India-spec interiors revealed

The Tata Altroz is expected to launch in India sometime later this year. Its prices are expected to fall in-between Rs 5.5 lakh to Rs 8.5 lakh. It will compete against the like of Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Hyundai i20, Honda Jazz

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14 easy steps to pay your traffic fines online: Here’s how to pay your E-Challan

The Indian government has provisions to make lives of its citizens slightly easier allowing them to pay the fines online at any time.

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TVS Radeon celebratory special edition launched at Rs 52,720: New features and colour options

Launched first in August 2018, TVS Radeon grew popular in the commuter motorcycle segment and has raked in sales of 2 lakh units within the first year of its launch. And now, it gets a celebratory special edition with new fea

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Royal Enfield Classic 350 S launched in India: Rs 9000 cheaper than standard Classic 350, here’s why

To make it more cost-effective, among other changes Royal Enfield Classic 350 S has lost the shiny chrome treatment from several parts and the engine, turn indicators, and rims have been blacked out.

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From chappals to lungis to child on bike, 5 less known traffic rules that can get you a hefty fine

Worried about getting challaned under the new Motor Vehicle Act? Here is a list of five lesser-known traffic rules, which if not obeyed, can warrant a hefty challan.

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Truck driver fined a whopping Rs 2 lakh in Delhi under new MV Act!

Hefty fines under the amendments to the Motor Vehicles Act, at least in the states in which it has been implemented so far, has everyone grappling to get their papers in order.

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Mahindra launches subscription-based service: KUV100 to Alturas G4 available at prices starting Rs 19,720

The subscription-based service aims to make it easier for customers to own a Mahindra vehicle with no down payment and it also provides a choice to upgrade to better models over time.

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Ola now offers self-drive car rental service in Karnataka: Available for inter and intra-city use

Ola will be deploying 10,000 cars which include everything from hatchbacks, sedans, SUVs from various brands and manufacturers and would be investing US$ 500 million in the next two years.

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Toyota Fortuner TRD launched in India: Here’s what’s new!

The limited-edition model of the Toyota Fortuner TRD will be available with a certain exterior and interior cosmetic updates. It will be available only on the 4x2 variant with a 6-speed automatic gearbox.

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Tata Harrier gets Pentacare warranty package: Here’s what it offers

The Tata Harrier is available as standard with a 2-year warranty package. The Pentacare package extends that up to five-years and unlimited-kilometres. This package can be availed by Harrier owners within 90 days of purchase

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Vehicle scrapping policy announcement soon for two and four-wheelers: Nitin Gadkari

Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari mentioned that the government will assist auto manufacturers in setting up vehicle scrapping centres and that the government has also received third-party interest.

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New Motor Vehicle Act a proposal to save lives, not make revenue: Nitin Gadkari

The amendments to the Motor Vehicles Act, apart from other provision, has also increased the amount payable for fines by a huge amount. In some cases, such as drunk-driving, the fine has gone up by as much as 10 times the ori

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BS-VI Honda Activa 125 Fi: Old vs new – Engine, features, colours, price

Honda Activa has by far been one of the most popular scooters India has seen and ever since it first launched, Honda has sold 29 million units. And now, it has been updated for lower emissions and enhanced features for greate

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Altigreen bags order for 200 units of its 90XT electric three-wheeler

The electric three-wheeler in question is available in passenger as well as cargo configurations. It comes with a 9 kW motor which is capable enough to carry a load of 600 kg while climbing a gradient of 17 per cent. It has a

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Finance Minister says millenials preferring Uber, Ola also a factor in auto sector slowdown

On Tuesday, Sitharaman said that automobile industry did have its "good times" till two years ago when it saw good upward trajectory

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Shocking! Truck owner from Rajasthan fined Rs 1.4 lakh in Delhi and here’s why!

According to the Challan posted by ANI on their twitter feed, the receipt is in the name of the owner Bhagwan Ram who has probably paid the heftiest fine yet under the amended MVA.

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BSVI Honda Activa 125 Fi India Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specs and More

BSVI Honda Activa 125 Fi Launch, Price in India Live Updates: The BS-VI compliant Honda Activa 125 starts at a base price of Rs 67,490. With this upgrade, though the engine specifications remain the same, the fuel-efficiency

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Volkswagen ID.3 unveiled at IAA 2019: Electric hatchback with 550 km range is world’s first carbon neutral EV

At series production launch, Volkswagen ID.3 will be available with three battery size options – base variant has a usable energy content of 45 kWh and enables an electrically powered range of up to 330 km (WLTP).

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Production-spec Honda-e unveiled: Next-gen Jazz to be a hybrid

The company is aiming at 100 per cent electric vehicle sales in Europe by 2025. In addition to this, Honda has also confirmed that the next-generation Jazz, which is going to launch in the European markets in 2020 will retai

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