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Skoda Rapid Rider Edition's bookings halted due to excessive demand

10 Jul 2020

Skoda Rapid Rider Edition's bookings halted due to excessive demand

Czech manufacturer Skoda has temporarily halted the bookings of its Rapid Rider Edition in India due to excessive demand. However, the company is likely to resume bookings once the existing orders are cleared.

Honda launches Civic (diesel) with two trim options in India

10 Jul 2020

Honda launches Civic (diesel) with two trim options in India

Japanese automaker Honda has finally launched its BS6-compliant Civic (diesel) sedan in India.

BS6 Renault Triber, with manual transmission, delivers 19km/liter: ARAI

29 Jun 2020

BS6 Renault Triber, with manual transmission, delivers 19km/liter: ARAI

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the fuel-efficiency of the BS6-compliant Renault Triber (manual) at 19km/liter, which is 1km/liter less than its BS4 counterpart.

BS6 Honda City available with benefits worth Rs. 1.50 lakh

22 Jun 2020

BS6 Honda City available with benefits worth Rs. 1.50 lakh

Honda has announced benefits worth Rs. 1.50 lakh on its BS6-compliant City. The move is aimed at clearing existing stock as well as recover some losses incurred in the lockdown period.

Mahindra XUV300 diesel-manual offers a mileage of 20km/liter: ARAI

05 Jun 2020

Mahindra XUV300 diesel-manual offers a mileage of 20km/liter: ARAI

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the fuel-efficiency of the BS6-compliant Mahindra XUV300 diesel-manual variant at 20km/liter.

Datsun redi-GO (facelift) launched in India at Rs. 2.83 lakh

28 May 2020

Datsun redi-GO (facelift) launched in India at Rs. 2.83 lakh

Nissan-owned Datsun has launched the facelifted version of its entry-level hatchback, the redi-GO, in India.

2020 Skoda Rapid launched, starts at Rs 7.5 lakh

26 May 2020

2020 Skoda Rapid launched, starts at Rs 7.5 lakh

Czech automaker Skoda has finally launched the 2020 Rapid 1.0 TSI sedan in India. The updated model, available in five variants of Rider, Ambition, Onyx, Style, and Monte Carlo, gets some new features as well as a few cosmetic changes.

Ford extends introductory price offer of Endeavour till July 31

23 May 2020

Ford extends introductory price offer of Endeavour till July 31

To attract new buyers and make up for the losses suffered due to the COVID-19 lockdown, Ford has extended the introductory price offer on the BS6 Endeavour in India till July 31.

BS6 Hyundai i20 offers a mileage of 18km/liter: ARAI

18 May 2020

BS6 Hyundai i20 offers a mileage of 18km/liter: ARAI

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the mileage of the BS6 i20 at 18km/liter, which is 0.24km/liter less than the BS4 model.

Limited-edition Volkswagen Polo TSI, Vento TSI launched in India

11 May 2020

Limited-edition Volkswagen Polo TSI, Vento TSI launched in India

Volkswagen has launched the limited edition versions of its Polo TSI and Vento TSI in India today. The former costs Rs. 7.89 lakh, while the latter is priced at Rs. 10.99 lakh.

These are India's most fuel-efficient BS6 diesel cars

10 May 2020

These are India's most fuel-efficient BS6 diesel cars

Following the implementation of the more stringent BS6 emission norms in India, some of the less environment-friendly diesel cars have been phased out.

BS6 Hyundai GRAND i10 NIOS turbo-petrol delivers 20.3km/liter

09 May 2020

BS6 Hyundai GRAND i10 NIOS turbo-petrol delivers 20.3km/liter

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the fuel efficiency of the 2020 Hyundai GRAND i10 NIOS turbo-petrol model at 20.3km/liter.

ARAI reveals the mileage of BS6-compliant Tata Nexon AMT models

07 May 2020

ARAI reveals the mileage of BS6-compliant Tata Nexon AMT models

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the fuel efficiency of the Tata Nexon 1.2-liter (petrol, AMT) and 1.5-liter (diesel, AMT) models at 16km/liter and 22.4km/liter, respectively.

BS6 Hyundai Venue turbo-petrol offers a mileage of 18.1km/liter: ARAI

06 May 2020

BS6 Hyundai Venue turbo-petrol offers a mileage of 18.1km/liter: ARAI

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the fuel efficiency of the Hyundai Venue 1.2-liter (petrol, manual) and 1-liter (turbo petrol, manual) models at 17.3km/liter and 18.1km/liter, respectively.

Mahindra starts accepting online bookings for its BS6 KUV100 NXT

28 Apr 2020

Mahindra starts accepting online bookings for its BS6 KUV100 NXT

Mahindra has started accepting online bookings for its recently-launched BS6-compliant KUV100 NXT at a token price of Rs. 5,000.

BS6-compliant Volkswagen Polo 1.0 TSI offers a mileage of 18.24km/l

23 Apr 2020

BS6-compliant Volkswagen Polo 1.0 TSI offers a mileage of 18.24km/l

Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has pegged the fuel efficiency of Volkswagen's Polo 1.0 TSI model at 18.24km/l, which is slightly lower than the BS4 version (19.02km/l).

2020 Hyundai Verna's fuel efficiency revealed: Details here

19 Apr 2020

2020 Hyundai Verna's fuel efficiency revealed: Details here

South Korean automaker Hyundai had launched its much-anticipated sedan, the 2020 Verna, last month. The car, which is offered with three BS6-compliant engines, starts at Rs. 9.31 lakh in the country.

Honda reveals prices of the BS6-compliant Civic (petrol) model

04 Apr 2020

Honda reveals prices of the BS6-compliant Civic (petrol) model

Honda Cars India has revealed the prices of the BS6-compliant versions of its premium sedan, the Civic.

Tata Nexon EV launched in India at Rs. 14 lakh

28 Jan 2020

Tata Nexon EV launched in India at Rs. 14 lakh

Tata Motors has launched the all-electric version of its popular compact SUV, the Nexon, in India.

Hyundai Tucson available with Rs. 2.05 lakh discount: Details here

09 Dec 2019

Hyundai Tucson available with Rs. 2.05 lakh discount: Details here

With 2020 just around the corner, several automakers including Kawasaki and Nissan have started offering heavy discounts on their 2019 stock.

Tata Zest available with a massive Rs. 1 lakh discount

07 Dec 2019

Tata Zest available with a massive Rs. 1 lakh discount

In an attempt to push sales, Tata Motors has announced a limited-period discount on the petrol-powered XE variant of its entry-level sedan, the Zest.

Honda Activa continues to rule two-wheeler sales chart in India

30 Nov 2019

Honda Activa continues to rule two-wheeler sales chart in India

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has sold the highest number of units of its popular two-wheeler, Activa, in October 2019, leaving behind the best-selling Hero Splendor motorcycle.

Maruti Suzuki introduces a new diesel-based MPV for fleet buyers

16 Oct 2019

Maruti Suzuki introduces a new diesel-based MPV for fleet buyers

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. has launched a diesel-based variant of its Ertiga Tour M multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) in the country.

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso receives over 10,000 bookings in 10 days

14 Oct 2019

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso receives over 10,000 bookings in 10 days

The recently launched S-Presso by Maruti Suzuki has created a buzz in the Indian automobile market.

Tata launches fully-electric sedan, Tigor EV at Rs. 9.44 lakh

10 Oct 2019

Tata launches fully-electric sedan, Tigor EV at Rs. 9.44 lakh

Tata Motors Ltd. has launched the updated version of Tigor EV in India.

Tata launches limited-edition Tiago Wizz, priced at Rs. 5.4 lakh

04 Oct 2019

Tata launches limited-edition Tiago Wizz, priced at Rs. 5.4 lakh

Tata Motors Ltd. has launched the limited-edition Wizz model of its popular hatchback, the Tiago, at Rs. 5.4 lakh.

2019 Hyundai Elantra launched, starts at Rs. 15.89 lakh

03 Oct 2019

2019 Hyundai Elantra launched, starts at Rs. 15.89 lakh

Hyundai has finally launched the 2019 edition of its premium sedan, the Elantra, in India.

Maruti Suzuki launches mini SUV S-Presso at Rs. 3.69 lakh

30 Sep 2019

Maruti Suzuki launches mini SUV S-Presso at Rs. 3.69 lakh

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. has launched the much-awaited S-Presso in India at a starting price of Rs. 3.69 lakh.

BS6-compliant Honda Activa 125 to launch on September 11

08 Sep 2019

BS6-compliant Honda Activa 125 to launch on September 11

Honda Motorcycle and Scooters India (HMSI) is all set to launch the Honda Activa 125 on September 11.

Ahead of official launch, Tata Harrier Dark edition's prices leaked

31 Aug 2019

Ahead of official launch, Tata Harrier Dark edition's prices leaked

Taking on MG Hector and Kia Seltos in the compact SUV segment, Tata Motors is working to launch an all-black Dark edition of Harrier sometime next month.

TVS Jupiter Grande to launch in India around Diwali: Report

30 Aug 2019

TVS Jupiter Grande to launch in India around Diwali: Report

TVS Motor Company is gearing up to launch the Jupiter Grande in India sometime around Diwali, according to Autocar.

Revolt launches India's first artificial intelligence-enabled bikes

30 Aug 2019

Revolt launches India's first artificial intelligence-enabled bikes

Revolt Intellicorp has recently launched its fully-electric RV 400 motorcycle in India. It is touted as India's first artificial intelligence-enabled bike.

Suzuki introduces a new variant of Access 125: Details here

12 Aug 2019

Suzuki introduces a new variant of Access 125: Details here

Suzuki Motorcycle India has introduced a new variant of its best-selling scooter, the Access 125.

Nissan Kicks XE launched in India for Rs. 9.89 lakh

07 Aug 2019

Nissan Kicks XE launched in India for Rs. 9.89 lakh

Nissan India has introduced a more affordable XE variant of its compact SUV, the Kicks, at Rs. 9.89 lakh.

Maruti Ertiga CNG launched in India at Rs. 8.88 lakh

28 Jul 2019

Maruti Ertiga CNG launched in India at Rs. 8.88 lakh

Maruti Suzuki has introduced the CNG model of its Multi-purpose Vehicle (MPV), the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, in India at Rs. 8.88 lakh.

Skoda Rapid Rider launched in India at Rs. 7 lakh

17 Jul 2019

Skoda Rapid Rider launched in India at Rs. 7 lakh

Czech automaker Skoda has launched a more affordable limited-edition variant of Skoda Rapid in India.

Honda WR-V gets an all-new 'V' model in India

12 Jul 2019

Honda WR-V gets an all-new 'V' model in India

Honda Cars India has introduced a new 'V' variant of its crossover, the Honda WR-V, at Rs. 9.95 lakh.

Hyundai Kona: India's first fully-electric subcompact SUV launched

09 Jul 2019

Hyundai Kona: India's first fully-electric subcompact SUV launched

South Korean automaker Hyundai has launched its first fully-electric crossover in India, the Hyundai Kona.

NGT to Volkswagen: Deposit Rs. 100cr tomorrow or face arrest

17 Jan 2019

NGT to Volkswagen: Deposit Rs. 100cr tomorrow or face arrest

On Thursday, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) ordered German car manufacturer Volkswagen to deposit Rs. 100cr with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) by 5pm tomorrow, as reparations for the 2015 emissions scandal.

External factors cause 64% air-pollution in Delhi during winters: Study

16 Aug 2018

External factors cause 64% air-pollution in Delhi during winters: Study

Almost 64% of the air pollution in Delhi during winters is caused by external factors, a new report said, suggesting that emissions are growing despite the steps taken by the government.