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25 Jan 2021India
Maruti Suzuki Swift was the best selling car in 2020
In a noteworthy achievement, Maruti Suzuki has announced that its Swift hatchback was the best selling car in India in 2020 with sales of more than 1.60 lakh units.
25 Jan 2021Ducati
2021 Ducati SuperSport 950's production commences; India launch this year
Production of the 2021 Ducati SuperSport 950, which was unveiled in November last year, has commenced. It should make its Indian debut in the second quarter of this year.
25 Jan 2021BMW
Ahead of global debut, BMW i4 electric sedan teased
Ahead of its global premiere, German automaker BMW Motorrad has teased its i4 electric sedan. It is in the final phase of testing and shall be the first fully-electric powered 4-door Gran Coupé.
25 Jan 2021India
Hyundai N Line range to make Indian debut in mid-2021
Hyundai's performance-oriented N Line range is expected to make its Indian debut with the launch of the i20 N Line in mid-2021.
25 Jan 2021Japan
2021 Suzuki GSX-R125 goes official in Japan
Japanese automaker Suzuki has launched the 2021 version of the GSX-R125 motorbike in its home country. It comes in a new 'Stronger Red with Titan Black' dual-tone color option.
25 Jan 2021Skoda
Prior to launch, 2021 Skoda Fabia hatchback found testing
The fourth-generation Skoda Fabia is expected to debut in Europe within the next few months.
Mahindra Thar SUV's convertible hard-top variant spied testing: Details here
A test mule of the second-generation Mahindra Thar SUV has been spotted testing with a convertible hard-top, hinting at the launch of a new variant. It should also get new colors.
XZ+ variant of Tata Altroz launched at Rs. 8.25 lakh
Tata Motors has launched the range-topping XZ+ variant of its Altroz hatchback, in India. Its price starts at Rs. 8.25 lakh.
24 Jan 2021Tesla
From Tesla Cybertruck to Ford F-150: Meanest electric pickup trucks
Several automakers, including start-ups as well as prominent players, have decided to tap into the EV craze by manufacturing all-electric pickup trucks.
Land Rover Defender review: The best luxury off-road SUV
The Land Rover Defender is an iconic nameplate which was revived last year when the new-generation model was launched in India.
24 Jan 2021Bajaj Auto
2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F gets an updated instrument cluster
Bajaj Auto has updated its Pulsar 220F motorcycle for the model year 2021. The bike now sports a new semi-digital instrument cluster.
23 Jan 2021Hyundai
Ahead of global launch, Hyundai teases Bayon crossover
South Korean carmaker Hyundai is working to introduce a new i20-based Bayon crossover in Europe in the first half of 2021.
23 Jan 2021Volkswagen
Volkswagen teases Project Trinity as its next flagship electric car
German automaker Volkswagen is working on a new flagship electric vehicle, called Project Trinity, the company's CEO, Ralf Brandstätter has confirmed via a LinkedIn post.
23 Jan 2021Tata Altroz
Tata Altroz iTurbo launched in India at Rs. 7.74 lakh
Following its unveiling earlier this month, Tata Motors has finally launched the Altroz iTurbo hatchback in India at a starting price of Rs. 7.74 lakh (ex-showroom).
23 Jan 2021Royal Enfield Himalayan
2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan to get three new color options
The 2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan will be offered in three new color options of Mirage Silver, Pine Green, and Granite Black, according to MotorBeam. These shades will be available alongside the existing Lake Blue, Gravel Grey, and Rock Red colors.
23 Jan 2021Japan
Yamaha SR400 Final Edition motorbike launched in Japan: Details here
Japanese automaker Yamaha has launched the last iteration of its iconic retro roadster, the SR400 Final Edition, in Japan. A limited-run variant of the two-wheeler will also debut in March, whose production will be restricted to just 1,000 units.
22 Jan 2021United States of America
2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedan recalled over steering issues
German automaker Mercedes-Benz's 2021 S-Class sedan, which entered production a few months back at its Factory 56 plant in Sindelfingen, Germany, is reportedly being recalled over issues pertaining to the steering wheel.
22 Jan 2021India
Ducati Scrambler range launched, prices start at Rs. 8 lakh
As an addition to its portfolio of motorcycles, Ducati has launched three new Scrambler models in India, called the Icon, Icon Dark, and 1100 Dark PRO.
22 Jan 2021India
Volkswagen considering to launch Arteon sedan in India
German automaker Volkswagen has revealed that it is considering to introduce the Arteon sedan in India. If and when it does, the car will arrive via the non-homologation completely-built unit (CBU) route.
22 Jan 2021Yamaha
2021 Yamaha R15 V3 launched in Indonesia; gets new colors
Yamaha has launched the 2021 R15 V3 motorbike in Indonesia. It gets three new color options.
Citroen C5 Aircross SUV to be launched in Q1 2021
Groupe PSA-owned Citroen will launch its C5 Aircross SUV in India in the first quarter of this year.
Ducati India to launch three Scramblers bikes on January 22
Italian automaker Ducati has announced that it will launch three new Scramblers bikes in India tomorrow i.e. January 22.
21 Jan 2021BMW
BMW unveils R 18-based, custom-made 'Spirit of Passion' cruiser bike
BMW Motorrad, in collaboration with German designer Kingston Custom, has introduced a retro-inspired model of the flagship R 18 cruiser.
Triumph Speed Triple 1200 RS's India launch set for January-28
Triumph Speed Triple 1200 RS, set to be globally unveiled on January 26, will be launched in India on January 28, the company has announced.
21 Jan 2021India
BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine launched at Rs. 51.50 lakh
As a replacement to the 3 Series GT, German automaker BMW Motorrad has launched its 3 Series Gran Limousine in India.
21 Jan 2021Tata Altroz
Tata Altroz iTurbo review: Is it better than Hyundai i20?
Turbocharged petrol engines are slowly making their way into mainstream cars due to their efficiency as well as performance. With tightening emission rules, a turbo-petrol engine makes more sense, and hence carmakers are investing in this technology.
21 Jan 2021Mercedes-Benz
Mercedes-Benz EQA electric SUV, with 426km driving range, unveiled
Based on the GLA crossover, German automaker Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its EQA all-electric SUV. It is the company's second fully-electric model and is currently available in a single EQA 250 variant.
20 Jan 2021Latest automobiles
CFMoto MT800 adventure tourer, with a 799cc parallel-twin engine, unveiled
Based on the KTM 790 Adventure, Chinese automaker CFMoto has unveiled the MT800 adventure touring motorbike. It is up for grabs in two variants: road-biased and off-road focused.
20 Jan 2021Google Home
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC launched in India at Rs. 57.40 lakh
German automaker Mercedes-Benz has launched the 2021 GLC SUV in India. It comes in two trims: GLC 200 and GLC 220d 4MATIC.
20 Jan 2021iRA
2021 Tata Safari's key details and technology features leaked
Ahead of its launch in India on January 26, key details and technology features of the 2021 Tata Safari have been leaked online.
20 Jan 2021Volvo
2021 Volvo S60 sedan launched in India, bookings now open
Swedish automaker Volvo has launched the 2021 iteration of its S60 sedan in India. It can be booked by paying a token amount of Rs. 1 lakh and deliveries will commence in March.
20 Jan 2021KTM
KTM 890 Duke motorbike makes global debut, India launch likely
As an addition to its 890 range of motorcycles, Austrian automaker KTM has unveiled its 890 Duke model.
20 Jan 2021Renault
Ahead of global launch, Renault KIGER teased with LED headllamps
Renault is all set to unveil the KIGER SUV globally on January 28. In the latest development, the company has released a teaser image of the car, revealing its LED lighting setup on the front.
20 Jan 2021Jeep Compass
Ahead of launch, variant details of Jeep Compass (facelift) leaked
A week ahead of the launch of Jeep Compass (facelift), Team-BHP has revealed the variant details and features of the SUV. As per the report, it will come in five variants of Sports, Longitude, Limited, Limited (O), and S.
20 Jan 2021Porsche
2021 Porsche Taycan EV's entry-level model launched in the US
German automaker Porsche has launched the entry-level rear-wheel-drive version of its Taycan EV in the US.
20 Jan 2021Skoda
Skoda Rapid Rider sedan reintroduced; prices of select variants hiked
Skoda has reintroduced the Rapid sedan's entry-level Rider variant in India.
20 Jan 2021Datsun redi-GO
Discounts of up to Rs. 40,000 on BS6-compliant Datsun cars
In a bid to boost sales this month, Datsun is offering discounts on its entire line-up in India, which includes the BS6-compliant redi-GO, GO, and GO+ cars.
19 Jan 2021USA
Sondors Metacycle electric bike, with 130km range, launched
Sondors has launched a new electric motorbike called Metacycle in the USA. Its pre-orders are open and deliveries will commence by the end of the year.
19 Jan 2021India
Ahead of launch, 2021 Audi Q5 (facelift) SUV spied testing
German automaker Audi's facelifted Q5 SUV, which made its global debut in June 2020, should be launched in India this year.
19 Jan 2021BMW
BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine review: Best value luxury sedan
Despite the luxury car segment having shrunk over the past one year, carmakers are upbeat and are planning a slew of new launches to tide over this sales crunch.