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10 cars launching in 2 months! From Jeep Compass AT to Tata Tiago JTP and Brezza petrol

The period of March-April is quite exciting for the car market. With the change of financial year, manufacturers start coming out with their new products in the market. What are the cars that will be launched in March-April 2018? Here’s a list. Ford Figo Freestyle Ford claims they have made changes to the suspension and the steering. The ride is ... Read More »

Honda to Roll Out 6 New Cars Over Next 3 Years

Representative Image :Honda Logo. (Photo: Siddharth Safaya/News18.com) Japanese car maker Honda buoyed by strong growth in the domestic market has planned to roll out six new launches over the next three years, a top official said yesterday. During the period April-October 2017, the company witnessed a 17 percent rise in sales as compared to last year. “Honda Cars India Ltd ... Read More »

Cars Are Meant To Be Driven

Images: Kulu Motorcar Inc. A few days ago, this 1972 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV was brought to my attention. What made the car remarkable wasn’t the fact that Lamborghini made so few Miuras and seeing one in this beautiful color scheme was an absolute treat. No, it was that the seller, Kulu Motorcar Inc., wrote on its listing that it only had ... Read More »

As India moves towards premium cars, can Dzire topple Alto?

This could be the year when the proverbial cookie in the domestic car industry crumbled. Over the last three months, India’s largest selling car for well over a decade, Maruti Alto, has been outsold by stable-mate Dzire. In the diminutive mini car’s long reign at the top, this has happened for the first time ever. As a budget-oriented value for money car, ... Read More »


SELF-DRIVING VEHICLES ARE well on the way to replacing human drivers. There are just a few problems. No one has a good idea of how to properly test or validate the tech. The hardware’s too expensive. The ethics of how the robots should behave in emergency situations remain unclear. No single company is in a position to upend the way people ... Read More »

GST cess hike: Buyers rush to buy luxury cars, SUVs to beat price rise

Premium cars and SUVs are likely to see a sharper jump in prices after the new rates comes into effect and are consequently seeing stronger sales ahead of the hike. Photo: Bloomberg Mumbai: An impending hike in the cess under the goods and services tax (GST) regime on luxury cars has prompted Saurabh Deshmukh, a 43-year-old doctor in Mumbai, to book ... Read More »

Still to come: New cars on the way in 2017

Kia’s Stinger is one of the most anticipated cars of 2017. Photo: Supplied It’s almost half-time and the game is tight. The Australian new car industry has fallen behind on record results scored in 2016, but there’s a plan to bounce back with a host of compelling machinery set to arrive in coming months. Here’s a class-by-class look at the ... Read More »

The 10 best family cars for 2017

The process of buying a new car for the family is a complex and potentially very expensive decision. This week, to make things a little easier, the editors at Parents Magazine and automotive information website Edmunds.com have narrowed the field down to the 10 best family cars of 2017. The 10 vehicles represent nine segments of the auto market- ranging ... Read More »

Fisker EMotion: Making electric cars cool again?

The batteries of the EMotion are made using graphene, with focus on longer range, better life of the battery pack and also faster charging speeds. If you don’t succeed at first, try again. That is exactly what automotive designer Henrik Fisker is doing. Back in 2008, Fisker Automotive made the Karma sedan. It was a great hit with the Hollywood ... Read More »

Keyless Systems of Older VW Group Cars Can Be Hacked: Study

Tens of millions of vehicles sold by Volkswagen AG over the past 20 years are vulnerable to theft because keyless entry systems can be hacked using cheap technical devices, according to European researchers. Computer security experts at the University of Birmingham have published a paper outlining how they were able to clone VW remote keyless entry controls by eavesdropping nearby ... Read More »