The Night Breeze

When I first started working, I remember cursing my night shift timings but as the years started rolling down and also having to work in several cities all across our humble nation, I came to realise that the nightlife in most cities is somewhat the ... Continue reading

The Parking Perfection

When I made my return trip back to my hometown of the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum I've noticed several changes surrounding the automotive realm and not just the vehicles and machinery that are on the streets but more about the traff... Continue reading

Monsoon Focus

To all my fellow riders the only advise that I can give you during this early part of the monsoon season is to always keep your eyes open to new pot holes. It is more dangerous and you are more likely to be in an accident when a pothole pops up in a ... Continue reading

The Monsoon Hiccups

The monsoons in Kerala always come as a sign of relief. In the past few years, there has been an incredible rise in the average temperatures during the summer in our beloved state and if studies are to be trusted as true then these temperatures will ... Continue reading

The Cleaning Solution

If we were to wind the clock back a month then a very sad tale to have told in the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum would be the story of the rather dirty vehicles that were being driven in the city. It does not matter if it is a two-whe... Continue reading

The Security When it Rains

The monsoon season in the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum usually accompany a lot of cursing the skies especially when the sudden showers hit but one of the good things that usually follow the monsoon season is that every two-wheeler wi... Continue reading

The feel of the Wind

If you happen to be a bike enthusiast in the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum then you know the good times are back. For a few months, Trivandrum had experienced a heat wave unlike no other before. It recorded its highest temperature eve... Continue reading

The Careful Citizen

The monsoon season is personally one of my all-time favourite seasons living in the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum. The primary reason is that the lazy person in me prefers to rarely wash my used cars and this process of getting it cle... Continue reading

The Crowd Solver  

  It would be an understatement to say that things have been very congested within the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum in recent years at least on the street level. By this I mean to say that the number of vehicles that are enterin... Continue reading

Get it Checked Immediately

Something that always grinds my gears are that sometimes I see drivers talking very calmly and not addressing the topic of why their ‘check engine’ light is on. This is merely a simple example but many times I hear screeches and strange n... Continue reading

The Sunday Streets

If you happen to reside in the capital city of GOD's own country Trivandrum then you know exactly how it feels to have waking up on a Sunday morning. Even though Trivandrum is all set to be the next metro of the nation it is still that same sleepy Ci... Continue reading

Traffic Congestion Solution

The capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum has done its best with respect to its traffic congestion. To be fair, the city circle of the district is fairly small in province but has a high population density and therefore the traffic scenario i... Continue reading

Patience is a Virtue

There are certain roads that when you enter you question ‘why it is a two way street?’ because it is extremely narrow and two big vehicles coming from either side would be enough to halt all the traffic on this road for a while. Now imagi... Continue reading

Speed is Not Carelessness

People often mistake speed for carelessness which in fact is not true at all. Someone going very fast need not always be very restless. He would have good control over his vehicle and that's probably the confidence he has while driving. A decade back... Continue reading

The Surprise Showers

If there is one thing the citizens of the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum have been waiting for the past few months is the annual rain that we have come to you enjoy. The past few months had hit record temperatures and we witnessed the ... Continue reading

The Night’s Watch

One thing that I will truly applaud and appreciate in my hometown of Trivandrum is the competency of the local authorities. My work demands me to take night shifts which will have me go through the beautiful city circle of the district late at night ... Continue reading

The Silence of the Night

There is often a wide misconception that the citizens of the capital city of GOD’s own Country, Trivandrum are rude and selfish. This is a blatant mistake, I have personally stayed in this beautiful city filled with sun-kissed beaches, lush gre... Continue reading

The Unused Vehicles

Whenever us school friends hang out, it always end up having a very serious debate on a rather unimportant topic. The last time we had a discussion on where exactly used bikes and used cars that are beyond redemption end up. One of us even went on to... Continue reading

Women Empowerment in Trivandrum

Something that I am extremely proud of my hometown, Trivandrum is that it has progressed at an unbelievable pace when it came to the topic of women empowerment. One of the areas where it can be most visible is on the roads. Nowadays you find an equal... Continue reading

The Lack of Car Porches in the City

One of the things that people often overlook or not consider so important is a car porch. It makes sense to abandon this part of the house because it is a lot of valuable unused space especially when you are considering the city circle of the capital... Continue reading

Standing Out

Growing up, something that has fascinated me highly was brightly coloured cars. It is not something big enough to be fascinated about, I know, but in that age when you are just seeing monotonous coloured cars and then suddenly a yellow or bright red ... Continue reading

The Modification Dilemma

In my circle of friends, one of the most heated topics of debate is whether modifications in vehicles is a good idea. I have heard all possible versions of this tale explaining to me the pros and cons and the degree to which these pros and cons would... Continue reading

The Automobile Growth

For as long as I can remember I was an auto enthusiast. I have followed the evolution of automobiles in our humble nation for a very long period. My expertise started from India's most successful car model the Maruti Suzuki 800 and from then fast for... Continue reading

Unlocking the Car  

  Today on my way to work, I stopped by an ATM machine and in the parking slot of the bank that is attached, I saw few youths trying to break into a car. At first, I was alarmed as there were three of them but the nonchalant way in which they pe... Continue reading

The Election Day Emptiness

It does not need to be explicitly said but the capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum is a very congested place when it comes to traffic. There are many who come here and even stay purely for their occupational benefits. The roads however have... Continue reading

The First Showers

The capital city of GOD's own country, Trivandrum has been suffering an unbearable summer heat wave for some time. The temperatures had reached a record high and commuting in the daytime hours was considered a tremendous task for the citizens. Theref... Continue reading

The New- Car Rituals

During the time where I was just learning the concept of driving or the tools of the trade as they would call it, there was a rather traditional trend that was being followed. Whenever someone would buy a new car there would be a lot of formalities t... Continue reading

The Lack of Excitement

There is always a gradual transition for any product to transit from luxury to commodity and it's always very fascinating to watch this transformation. I recall when my dad had bought his first car and it was one of the first ever Maruti Suzuki ... Continue reading

The Safety Tests

It is very joyful to know that India as a nation has started paying extremely care in the safety of Automobiles and its passengers. India is following the international standards that are employed for car safety and any vehicle that is failing in thi... Continue reading

The Automotive way to Knowing People

Everyone has their own way to figure out a person. For some people, it is a true one on one conversation while others find it through your collection of music and movies. Me, personally start judging people after going on a drive with them. I persona... Continue reading

The Ego Problem

There comes a point in time when you have driven for so long that you feel your driving is somewhat as close to the optimum that is considered or regarded when it comes to the skill of driving. You slowly have the feeling that everyone who drives fas... Continue reading

The Automotive Cloth

An establishment that gained a lot from the current heat wave in the capital city of GOD’s own Country, Trivandrum is the automotive headgear sector. Don't get me wrong when I referred to the headgear sector I was not solely focusing on the pro... Continue reading

The Light Music

The one thing that I can assure you, if you happen to be inside a car during the peak hours of traffic is: ONE, You would definitely have your AC switched on because the temperatures are increasing every year and TWO, you would definitely have some s... Continue reading

The Liberation

I usually speak about the several different changes I see after returning back to my hometown of Trivandrum. One particular thing that I found was that since the time I left, the number of women drivers on the road have increased exponentially. As ha... Continue reading

Always stay Wide Awake

Growing up there are stories that I hear very often about how people fall asleep behind the wheel. During my initial years of driving, I was actually shocked when these stories pop-up because I couldn't imagine myself ever being that casual behind a ... Continue reading

The Extinct Features

For as long as I can remember I was an auto enthusiast and I have always followed its evolution in our Indian market. There were a lot of features that came and left with respect to the automobile sector. In today's edition let's check out the top fe... Continue reading

Things to Avoid Doing to Your New Car

For those who have bought their own new car would know a sense of pride and joy as an owner this feeling fills your body with dopamine but also comes with a huge tendency to show off the new vehicle. In today's edition let us check on some friendly t... Continue reading

The Road Trip

During most get-togethers, I often get asked about my road trips and while some of them are amazed at the sights that I have seen there are others that are less enthusiastic but all the well, happy that I got to experience it and to be very honest it... Continue reading

The Vehicle Density

 There is hardly a comparison between the total number of people living within the city circle and those living outside. The population density would be 5 times greater within the city than outside. And this can be most evidently seen on the roa... Continue reading

The Contrasting Reactions

It has always been the little things that have got my fancy. For example, the same event could have different behavioural outcomes for different people. As a kid, I have noticed how the moment the slightest drizzle of rain falls there are two reactio... Continue reading

The Same Vehicle

There is a child in all of us and most often than not it only comes out in very small circumstances.  The inner child in me comes out when I am riding my used bike and happen to catch someone else of the same model, brand and color waiting next ... Continue reading

Traffic Rush  

  Traffic Rush has been a word that has been extensively used and slowly losing its true meaning. Right now we use Traffic Rush for even the simplest of roadblocks just to glorify the story. Here in the capital city of God's own country, Trivand... Continue reading

The Need for Maintenance

The summers in Kerala have gotten worse as the passing years and we have just reached the month of May. It is nearly impossible to be stuck in traffic in your car and not switch on the Air conditioning. The 2 wheelers would just swerve their way quic... Continue reading

The Weekend Rush

Every City experiences a weekend rush. It is nothing more than the people who have come to the city for work have decided to go back home for the weekend. Almost all the roads that lead to the major bus stops, railway station and some cases even airl... Continue reading

The Auto Mall

The capital city of GOD's Own Country, Trivandrum in the last few years has been treated to the uprising of several malls.  To be very true, the city deserved to get these malls but even then, the greedy human in me must ask why there is yet no ... Continue reading

Charismatic smile

We have all been in a place where we know the oncoming driver is at fault and we are ready with our big speech to deliver when he comes close but as they come closer some of them have a very charismatic and embarrassed smile and it is exactly at this... Continue reading

The Decency in Driving

Driving in the city circle of the capital city of God's own country is a hefty task especially if you are driving a four wheeler in the peak traffic hours. Everyone wants to squeeze in to that extra two metres of space leading to nowhere. Everyone ha... Continue reading

The Tight Squeeze

Living within the city circle of the capital city of God's own country comes with a small set of disadvantages. There aren’t that many cons to live in this beautiful city but most of these flaws come from within the traffic sector. The city lim... Continue reading

The Branding Position

What has always fascinated me, since I could remember was where all people would advertise their products. Throughout the years man has made several physical constructive advancements to the society and we have always ensured to advertise in these st... Continue reading

The Inefficiency of Public Transport

Enrique  Penalosa, former mayor of Bogota, Colombia has said “A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars. Its where the rich use public transport”.  A more honest statement cannot be produced. If we take into co... Continue reading

The Rising Sales

The capital city of GODs owns Country is now facing a paradoxical problem. The citizens of Trivandrum do need to get from places to place but the sheer intensity of the sun does not allow the same through a two-wheeler or you need to be extremely tol... Continue reading

The Clean Car

If you ask me the best way to find out what kind of a person someone is then you need to check the inside of his car. Of course, this strategy is somewhat restricted in its overall function but it can still get the job done to a good degree. People c... Continue reading

The Shirtless Man

Sometimes one sees or hears about something so strange that you wonder why is this allowed but then again this act is so preposterous that you can't make a law against it. For those who did not get it, allow me to explain it through an example. It is... Continue reading

The Realization

What I am about to say will reflect very contrastingly to two different crowds. Last week certain school friends of mine had a get together of sorts and one of the longest talking points was how rash we all drove during that age. All of us sat for ho... Continue reading

The U-Turn Perspective

Something that I have always been fascinated by my hometown of Trivandrum is how the roads have been perfectly designed so that one can head back the way they came quite comfortably and easily. Even the streets that permit only one way of traffic the... Continue reading

The Empty Sunday

The thing that I personally, enjoy the most on a Sunday is the fact that there are hardly any vehicles on the road. Trivandrum is a very small city when you come where it with other capital cities of different states but it is by no means lacking in ... Continue reading

A Car is for Commuting

Very recently a couple has been caught red-handed from their vehicle for having performed very intimate physical practices within the confinement of their car which was part as public but still a rather secluded location. This illicit activity was fo... Continue reading

Busy Streets

I have often heard people exclaiming about how there were hardly any vehicles on the street for hours on end at certain places. This statement always comes as a shock to any citizen who happens to reside in the capital city of Trivandrum. Trivandrum ... Continue reading

The Right Spacing 

When we were taught how to drive, (I do not refer to those who studied by themselves and were not proficient in it) we were taught to keep a safe marginal distance from our front vehicle. It seems that people who had learnt this figure forgot it and ... Continue reading

The Buzz All Around

When I left my home town of Trivandrum I never thought, in my wildest of dreams that I would come to miss it and love it so much. I was the type of citizen that knew each and every nook and corner of the city. I could boast in knowing about all the a... Continue reading

The Summer Heat

It need not be specifically said that the summer heat of 2019 has not been kind to any of its civilians hailing from the capital city of Trivandrum. To commute in the peak noon hours is an extremely difficult task.  Those who prefer two-wheelers... Continue reading

The Pothole Birthday

A post that has become very viral in social media is in regards to a pothole near Nottingham which is celebrating its second birthday. The people at Nottingham have decided to bring a small eatery to a pothole that has been covered up for the past tw... Continue reading

The Helmet Fuss

  We often hear people speak about how necessary wearing a helmet is and despite knowing very well what is the seriousness in not wearing one while driving, the 100% literate people in the state continue to perform this task and while the preach... Continue reading

The Efficiency of Traffic Violations

  The traffic violations in the capital city of GODs own Country is at an alarming increase. The roads of Trivandrum are designed in such a manner that even if one main road has any sort of maintenance issue, we can still commute to our destinat... Continue reading

The Colorful Vibe

  Those who happen to visit the capital city of Trivandrum in just a periodic basis would immediately identify that the roads are a lot more ‘colorfull’ than they were a month back. Most, if not all the two-wheel drivers have made us... Continue reading

The Radical Contrast

The heat has always made us do crazy things. In just one journey across the city during peak traffic hours in the blistering hot sun has revealed to me several extremely unique sightings on the road. At first, I saw an individual wearing two layering... Continue reading

The Moral Dilemma

Travelling in the city during the busy hours is a tremendous task and now especially with the scorching heat torturing us in every turn, this task becomes a whole lot more difficult. Everyone is already frustrated and the abundance of heat is not hel... Continue reading

The Pavement Climb

A certain trend that was slowly but surely diminishing within the capital city of Trivandrum was the site of two-wheelers climbing up the payment in main roads so as to avoid the traffic. This extremely dangerous manoeuvre is not only disrupting the ... Continue reading

The Order in Chaos

Hanging stayed in the capital city of Trivandrum for nearly three decades, I have grown accustomed to certain strange customs with regards to the overall traffic scenario in the city. For one thing, we have an extremely adequate and efficient traffic... Continue reading

The Theatre Parking

One of the rising problems in the capital city of Trivandrum besides its temperature is its lack of parking facilities. It is almost certain that Trivandrum does not have enough space to accommodate all of its vehicles, but nevertheless, these number... Continue reading

The Senseless Expedition

  Politicians were once called as public servants but disrupting public peace has been their main agenda over the past few years. With the elections coming ever so close, all the candidates have chosen to take their proceedings and campaign to t... Continue reading

The Slight Commotion

Taking control over a volatile situation is one of the most important skills one can have especially if this situation happens to be a motor vehicle accident, in such scenarios tempers flare and the overall tension starts building up. You need to hav... Continue reading

Trying one's luck

One of the most absolute worst things that can happen to you while driving in the capital city of Trivandrum is if your car shuts down in the middle of the road. If you happen to use a used car you can expect this to happen on a periodic basis. For a... Continue reading

The Right Unloading

Take it from someone who has visited City after City. I know the troubles of moving and how unloading and loading is a tremendous task in itself. I am usually considerate to such individuals who are just moving into a new place. What grinds my gears ... Continue reading

The Dreaded Temperature Rise

I still recall the very first time I have ever witnessed a mirage. I was but a young boy who has seen mirages only in cartoons and during my trip to Kanyakumari I had the pleasure of witnessing it in real life for the very first time. Fast forward tw... Continue reading

The Campaign

The capital of God's own country houses Asia largest IT Park and during the peak hours, traffic to this Technopark is dreadful, to say the least. Nearly half the working class citizens of the city can be seen trying to approach Technopark through the... Continue reading

The Hump Surprise

Being a citizen of the capital city of God's own country – Trivandrum, I make no boasting claims about my roads. I know for a fact that most of the roads are filled with gutters and potholes. These irregularities on the roads are usually found ... Continue reading

Getting Lost

  For most of us getting lost was something that happens in movies and television shows and we honestly have never thought up a scenario on what we would do if we ever got lost. So when we manage to bribe the forest official of a very noted tour... Continue reading

The Unregistered Parking

  Very recently I managed to witness something that I would claim is pure ingeniousness. Those of you who have had the pleasure of staying in Trivandrum or at least visit it in the near past would know that the parking scenario in the capital ci... Continue reading

The Needed Speed

I remember once remarking to a friend of mine while we were travelling about a certain teenager who was over speeding through the city roads. Like all good gossipers, we spend an adequate 5 minutes on this topic and true enough we let it go until ver... Continue reading

The Emergency Protocol

There are a million reasons why I have fell in love with the capital city of God's own country. The fact that Trivandrum is my hometown holds very little significance when I say this fact. I can go on for days on end to describe how beautiful and an ... Continue reading

The Diversion

Something that really grinds my gears is the fact that certain roads are just blocked for a famous personality to go through. In most cases, this is a political personality and as a law abiding Indian citizen, I respect all the security measures take... Continue reading

Circumnavigating the Petrol Pump

Making a fool of yourself is something that comes second nature towards humans. Arrogance and demeaning others also come as a natural gift to our species. Just yesterday, as some friends of mine and I were making ourselves to a petrol pump we, for ab... Continue reading

The Local Intel

A little tip to all my readers is that always trust the local man for advice in matters regarding direction. I grew up in the capital city of God's own country - Trivandrum but my work had wanted me to travel to a few cities during a four-year time f... Continue reading

The Courteous Thing to do

  It is common knowledge that vehicles are parked on the left side of the road in our humble nation. And to those who are new to this rule, even used cars are parked on the left side. But then again there are instances where the road is narrow t... Continue reading

The Gentlemen Approach

  The very first thing the readers should know is that the capital city of Trivandrum is an extremely hot place during the mornings.  It takes an adequate amount of effort to be driving your two-wheeler during this time. Any patient man wou... Continue reading

The Slope Scenario

There is a certain science to knowing one's vehicle. I am not talking about merely its dimension and the engine statistics that the company puts on its brochure. I am speaking about the limitations of it. Even if you use a used vehicle, one must firs... Continue reading

The Eye-Opening Video

Very recently I happen to see a rather informative video. The video showcased the total people on the road. The video started off with the entirety of the road filled with cars and showed that currently there are 100 cars required to transport 120 pe... Continue reading

The Speed Check Update

To control the over speeding among the youth of our humble state and especially within the capital city of Trivandrum the local authority have assigned cameras advanced enough to pick these over speeding and traffic violators. They were kept in strat... Continue reading

The Black Clothing

If you want to travel through the streets of the capital city of Trivandrum then rest assured the one thing you will most definitely witness even if you have just been outside for a meager 5 minutes is the travelling food delivery staff. A host of fo... Continue reading

The Road Trip

Weekends are usually never dull. My friends and I usually end up doing some wild activity. This week’s agenda was circled around a road trip to Pondicherry. Let me rephrase that, it was to do a bit of sightseeing in Pondicherry and we wanted to... Continue reading

The Cop Escape

  They say that fortune favours the brave and while this statement is supposed to mean that only if we take risks will we succeed, I had a different interpretation of it last night. As I head back from my friends place it was really late and in ... Continue reading

The Care-Taker

  The part of me that is human always urges me to boast my achievements, which is why I feel the need to tell you that I have been two years sober. I was not a raging alcoholic before, but I did consume a few on a daily basis and I have passed t... Continue reading

The Uphill Climb

The heading may be a tiny bit over the top. This is not the story of daring heroes riding their completely altered vehicles across the hardships of the Himalayas. It is the story of two mature adults failing to drive a scooter into a home from the ro... Continue reading

The Nostalgic Moment

There are certain moments that fill our mind with nostalgia. You might not be sure how or why this happens but it does. Like yesterday, as I was patiently waiting at a signal, I saw two teens, they could not have hit the twenty margin and they came t... Continue reading

The Swerve

Growing up, my generation had a very bad trend that most teens to middle-agers would follow and that is driving fast. As much as you think it’s still persistent, let me assure you that it has slowed down and even dwindled in numbers. I can stil... Continue reading

The Movie Trouble

For a film enthusiast such as myself, the thing that has bothered me ton loads is that the worst traffic I have experienced in the capital city of GODs own Country – Trivandrum is on the roads leading up to a theatre. If you happen to go in a c... Continue reading

Driving School in Peak Hours

I don’t want to sound like a rude guy but I genuinely believe teaching people to drive should not be done during the rush hours on a weekday. I understand that the people who are behind the wheels of a driving school car have to tackle the traf... Continue reading

Know Your Road

  I am not boasting myself but I am a fairly fast driver when it comes to two-wheelers. Am I a maniac on the road? Definitely not. Was I a maniac in my youth? Perhaps, but the important matter to discuss is that I have grown and matured as a per... Continue reading

The Return of Jawa

Not to sound like I am bragging but I grew up on the pillion seat of a Jawa. Well, I was too young to know which one it was but very recently I had the opportunity to talk to a friend of mine who gave me a few inside secrets about the revival of Jawa... Continue reading

The Magical Chairs

To all the citizens of Trivandrum, what I am about to tell will be relatable or you can understand it in the same feeling I did, to those who aren’t from the capital city of GODs own country just imagine the most traffic-congested resident area... Continue reading

The Impact of Sudden Braking

This is truly not a topic worthy of communicating about. Everyone knows everything there is to know about sudden braking. Of course, sometimes we have to apply the sudden brakes and as an immediate consequence the vehicle right behind us have to do t... Continue reading

The Scared Phenomenon

It is very rare to find someone who has yet to get scared when in a car. Even if you are the one driving there are numerous instances where you get scared and a little hint for the non-drivers out there we get scared a lot more often than you do. The... Continue reading

A Car is for Transportation

The very first thing that many of you need to wrap your head around and comprehend in a very profound manner is that a car is just an instrument for transportation. Irrespective of what technology hopes to achieve from this all steel man-made constru... Continue reading

The Transport Fiasco

Allow me to speak my mind without being seen as a male chauvinist. We, men from an early age are told to be more calm, more strong-willed, more task doing and the answer for all such queries is that we are men and while there are numerous pros and c... Continue reading

The No- Sight Syndrome

  If you happen to live in the capital city of GODs own Country then you definitely had to come out off a road and couldn’t see either side of the road. Of course, the fact that you have a valid license is proof that even under this condit... Continue reading

The Misjudged Trend

  The capital city of GODs own Country has now been taken over by food delivery staff. Irrespective of the time and vehicle, they are always there. You cannot go to your destination without encountering at least one staff and that has become ver... Continue reading

The Parking Lesson

Most of the traffic congestions occur in the humble capital of GODs own country due to improper parking. Many a time I have witnessed people parking their vehicles in an awkward position and the justification they give is that they will only take a c... Continue reading

The Fast Rhythm

There are two types of riders out there, one wants to ride fast for the sake of riding fast and showcase how fast he can ride and two are the ones that actually drive fast because that’s what they are comfortable. I am not being a hypocrite but... Continue reading

The Busy Timings

The human race is getting busier by the day and there are no two ways around this statement. We are so accustomed to this lifestyle that we are blinded by our own tasks. For someone who carpools to work daily, I have seen on numerous occasions people... Continue reading

The Car Washing Trend

A small part of reality that you need to be aware of this article is that I live in a residential area within the heart of the capital city. And like you have guessed this heart of the city is more or less completely commercial except for the small r... Continue reading

The Parking Fiasco

I still recall a time, long back when my father had bought his first car I was there in the showroom and there was another family with us who chose a compact model instead of a sedan and the argument that the breadwinner gave to his wife is that ther... Continue reading

The Earphone Trend

  A rather common site that I witness is people using their earphones while on their two-wheeler. It is not necessary that they are talking, most of them are listening to music. I am not completely sure if this is part of a popularity episode as... Continue reading

The Return of Normalcy

  It was the day after Pongala and life in Trivandrum city had continued to be the same. Not to quote from what may appear to be a fairy tale but the effort that was taken by those who participated and those who ensured its success have been too... Continue reading

Applauding the Efficiency

The world-renowned Attukal Pongala broke its own record yesterday by having a staggering figure of 2.5 million worshipers offering their prayer and the entire center city circle of Trivandrum had come to a standstill till the clock struck 2:15 when t... Continue reading

The Preparation

If you are living in the capital city of Kerala, you have known for a week that the World renowned Attukal Pongala has approached us and tomorrow is the eventful date where women in the millions offer their prayers to the deity.  This is no smal... Continue reading

The Failed Hartal

  When you live in Kerala and especially in the capital city of Trivandrum, the words hartal and strike are spoken on daily basis and the same gets implemented at least once a week (a bit of exaggeration from my part but definitely once a month)... Continue reading

The Paradigm Shift

It has only been a few months since I got relocated back to my home-town, I spent a good couple of years travelling from city to city. It was a learning experience and as hectic as it was I wouldn’t want to replace those events but being back i... Continue reading

The Night Crowd

The human mind is a fascinating thing. One moment we can grasp knowledge about the vast cosmos and the ingredients of life and the next minute forget the name of the person who we are having this conversation with. I am not for one who gets back home... Continue reading

The Unlocked Door

  It is often wondered how much of technology we take for granted. Very recently I had the opportunity to drive a 6-year-old Chevrolet Spark. It was a lower end model and did not have the central lock system. Not to brag, but for the last three ... Continue reading

The Rainy Roads

Rain has always been a double-edged sword for me. Growing up I remember praying that it does not rain till I get to go out and play and during my school years I have played in enough and more wet conditions for a lifetime. So right now my view on the... Continue reading

The Overtaking Predicament

A very unnecessary trend that I have witnessed in our humble state is that everyone feels the need to be in front of their fellow driver. Of course, I am not generalizing here and not everyone falls in this category and as fortunate as I have been to... Continue reading

Automatic Braking for the UN

The latest automotive news coverage in the world is that forty countries led by Japan and the European Union have agreed to equip automated braking systems on all new cars and light commercial vehicles starting as soon as next year. The new automated... Continue reading

The Need For Speed Feeling

I speak for 90% of the driving population when I say that we have all felt ‘The Need for Speed’; this is no reference to the popular video game or the not so popular movie with the same title. It is just a gut feeling that humans have to ... Continue reading

The Decline in Stunt Trend

After my return to my homeland of Trivandrum I have seen a few instances where kids show off in their two-wheelers. Wind the clocks back few years and every junction would have few of these show-boaters who endanger themselves and the general public ... Continue reading

The Emergency Light

I still recall when I was very young and travelling with my dad, I asked him what the very large button in the center of the vehicle console was and I distinctly remember him saying the word ‘hazard light’ and I remember this tiny detail ... Continue reading

2019 Bajaj Dominar 400

Bajaj dealerships across Pune, started accepting unofficial bookings for the 2019 Bajaj Dominar 400 for a token amount of Rs 1000. Deliveries are expected to start by the end of February. The new-gen Bajaj Dominar 400 updates over the older model and... Continue reading

Neo-retrostyling Honda CB 300R

Honda India is all set to launch its smallest CKD motorcycle the CB 300, tomorrow. Bookings are already open exclusively at 22 Wing World dealerships across the country for a token amount of Rs 5000.Honda has confirmed that it will cost under Rs... Continue reading

The Songs in a Car

I speak for myself when I say that I give a lot of importance to the sound system in a car. Of course, it won’t be the very first thing that pops into my mind but I will give it enough amount of thought before purchase. I don’t mean to so... Continue reading

The Moving Van Episode

I am the last person that should complain about moving and the difficulties that come with it. I can empathize with all the movers as I have done so several times as I moved from city to city and now I know where to stand and which process follows wh... Continue reading

The Organized Parking

In my 30 year young life I have had the pleasure to take part in several events and programs and as fun as the finale is. It often leads me infuriated afterwards when I have to move the car at a snail’s pace due to the much unorganized event. E... Continue reading

The Need to Wash

  They say Cleanliness is next to Godliness and if you don’t keep your car clean, you might just see GOD a lot faster. Forget the technical aspects of what happens if dust enters ‘insert mechanical part’ simply not seeing where... Continue reading

The Ghost Bike

Let me be the first to say that drinking is never supported. It is extremely harmful to the body and you should not even try it. Now, allow me to be the hypocrite and tell you the story of what happened when a couple of friends and I got drunk. We we... Continue reading

The Sneezing Man

To many of us, driving a two-wheeler is more of a task as we prefer to not drive when we are under a lot of stress or worried about something and the even considering driving under the influence of alcohol should be dismissed. I admit that I was one ... Continue reading

The Tight Squeeze

The one thing that I have noticed in every city that I drive in India is that we have a tendency to squeeze our vehicles in tight spots. There might be just enough gap in front to squeeze our car making it rather uncomfortable for all the nearby driv... Continue reading

The Ambulance Chase

Hailing from the capital city of GODs own Country, Trivandrum I have always argued that my hometown is one of the best cities in India and while it does have its own fault, it stands to reason that people constantly strive to change their flaws and f... Continue reading

The Cure to Anxiety

In this edition, I am going to be a little persuasive and going to insist my readers follow what I advise the next time you wish to feel relaxed. Grab your two –wheeler get to the highway and cruise about ten-fifteen kilometers in a stretch. Th... Continue reading

The Rule of One

  One of the perks of being a law-abiding citizen (besides the obvious ones of you not going to jail) is witnessing the embarrassing smile on the perpetrators who got caught while on the process of breaking the law. The time would have been 9:30... Continue reading

The Level Crossing

  Being over 30 years old, I am no stranger in seeing the rush of men. Before you get any wild ideas, I was merely talking from a literary point. As the word suggests, ‘in a hurry’. I have remarked on this rush the most when men are ... Continue reading

The Perks of Being Fancy

Before we read along with any further, I would just like to clarify that these are my views (because this is a blog, duh) and I mean to start no uproar or follow it up with any sort of issue. In this 21st century, it is very easy for people to manipu... Continue reading

The Rider Necessity

The one thing that every citizen unanimously hate is advice but like it or not I am giving all my readers some free advice. If you are someone who commutes on a daily basis and is not bothered by the constraints of time, then the one thing you need t... Continue reading

The One-Way Story

Some stories don’t have any bad guys, just hypocrites. This is one such story.   I am a law abiding citizen and I always strive to uphold all the rules of the road. Very close to my home there is a one-way street that is kept as a one-way ... Continue reading

The Man with the Plan

It is almost a law of nature that those who give great advice falter at their own troubles. I have a friend who we all subconsciously refer as the problem solver. You go to him with any matter that involves your personal interest and he gives you a v... Continue reading

The Signals for Granted

Those who commute through the main roads would have definitely cursed a couple of signals as they turn red, right as one approach them but the next time you are about to do the same, just imagine how much more difficult it is to go through that witho... Continue reading

The Time Shift

  I always curse my office shift as the entire roads are buzzing with people who are scrambling to reach their respective offices and schools and the people who are usually considerate on the road turn into monsters. Let me boast myself a little... Continue reading

Always Nostalgic Routes

  I have had the pleasure of residing in many a different city. I admit that my stay would only usually last about a year or two at tops and I am someone who has been spoiled by his two-wheeler. I had the vehicle in my hand at a ripe age of 18 a... Continue reading

Always Nostalgic Routes

  I have had the pleasure of residing in many a different city. I admit that my stay would only usually last about a year or two at tops and I am someone who has been spoiled by his two-wheeler. I had the vehicle in my hand at a ripe age of 18 a... Continue reading

The Construction Dilemma

One can argue which is the worst time to go on a particular time Just after school hours Right after office hours But the reality is that the real reason why you should avoid that road is when it is undergoing small construction changes. The horrib... Continue reading

The Sidewalk Height

Everyone feels a sense of disguised uniqueness when they are in the minority. When I observe a trait in you and say that this quality is only present in 10% of the total population you have an inner sense of pride. There is nothing wrong about feelin... Continue reading

The Slightly Longer Path

There are only two kinds of people, those who stick to route and those who go a few extra miles if it means to avoid traffic. Of course, what I am about to say is only applicable in cities such as the capital of GODs own country, Trivandrum where the... Continue reading

The Speed Checkers

I am not a huge fan of travelling long distance. If it must come to it, I prefer the fastest means to reach the destination. The road trips were fun during the young college days, but nowadays it is just tiresome, to say the least, but an emergency p... Continue reading

The Keyless Scooter

Humans have always enjoyed the lighter side of things. No matter how tense a situation is, the right joke does bring a smile to everyone’s face. Just yesterday during the peak hours of 6 pm where everyone was in a rush to reach back and catch t... Continue reading

The Risky Proposal

  I am no stranger to bike stunts, I do indulge in viewing them from a safe distance occasionally. I know there are enough safety procedures taken when the professionals perform this. But to do it with absolutely no disregard for the public safe... Continue reading

The New Trend in Town

Everyone has their own way to let go of tension. For me its to take a ride along the city streets in the calmness of the night. I am also a sleep freak and therefore do not indulge in this pleasure at very odd hours. 10ish 11 sounds about the perfect... Continue reading

The Parking Dilemma

There are only two kinds of drivers, those who reach their destination and then figure out where to park and those who park in the available spot a short while before reaching. This is the universal truth and all vehicles without distinction follow t... Continue reading

Normalcy in a Day

One party calls it ‘Hartal’, the other ‘strike’ the end result is lack of public transport for the common men and for those who have no other option but to commute take the risk of damage to their vehicle and or themselves in ... Continue reading

The Petrol Crisis

I guess its too much to ask our citizens to follow the trend of Germans and literally abandon their cars in the middle of the road when the fuel prices were raised. However, today I am not going to preach about the injustice of the rising fuel prices... Continue reading

Never Narrow Roads

There are only two types of drivers in the world, those who drive through the main road and those who chose the side roads. I belong to the former and I have my good justifications. Just yesterday, as I was heading back home, I figured it would be a ... Continue reading

The Weekend Struggle

    When I tell the citizens of Trivandrum that the NH stretch from Chakai to Kazhakootam gets crowded it’s more of an understatement really. In fact, during weekends when the office shift has just ended, let's say from 5 pm – 7... Continue reading

The Sale Dilemma

  Everyone loves their state of origin and if you had the opportunity to study with a mixed group then the debate ‘which state is better’ has probably risen up and we all emphasize the pros of our state very illustriously and I too a... Continue reading

The Turmoil of Trivandrum

One day of not swearing at the other humans on the road and I forgot how appalling humans on the road can be. Of course, I am not generalizing and I can picture myself in their shoes. They need to clock in at the right time or else have to hear a mou... Continue reading

The Silence of the Roads

When you live in the heart of the city, to wake up to silence is rare convenience. You are so used to the constant buzzing of the vehicles that you conclude you are still asleep but today I happen to embark on this rather limited occasion and I must ... Continue reading

The Emerging Metro

The undisputed fact that one quickly learns when you relocate to a metro is that transportation cannot be taken for granted. Growing up in the capital district of GODs own country, Trivandrum one quickly finds that getting to a place is not as easy a... Continue reading

The Bright New Year

Let me start off by wishing all the faithful readers a very happy new year and I hope exhilaration and gratification fill you the whole year. My new year started off just like fifty per cent of any ‘Trivandrite’, with friends at a party, ... Continue reading

The BS VI Norms

The BS VI emissions are all set to be strictly enforced all over India starting April 2020. This enforcement would mean the current price difference between a petrol variant and diesel variant would increase from 1 Lakh – 1.5 Lakh to 2 lakh -2.... Continue reading

Booking Before Confirmation

You know a bike is popular when people started booking for the model even before the dealers themselves haven’t announced its arrival. I am of course talking about the KTM 790 Duke. When enquired, the dealerships in Mumbai have neither confirme... Continue reading

Mahindra to Enter the Electric Segment by 2020

Mahindra India revealed their plans to introduce their first all-electric vehicle codenamed the ‘S210’. It is set to make its official debut in the year 2020. Mahindra has associated with Korean company LG Chem for the battery for this ve... Continue reading

The Return of Lambretta

  Following Jawa and Yezdi, the next remarkable comeback would be from the Lambretta company. There are rumors flying that the yesterday company even has a prototype product lined up for the 2020 Auto Expo in Delhi. The look and feel of the mode... Continue reading

TATA & Zoomcar Teams Up

The future of the global automobile industry is electric but the biggest hurdle we face is how to make it feasible for the general public. It is under this light that Tata Motors has joined hands with Zoomcar to rent out as many as 500 Tigor EV cars ... Continue reading

TVS and Jagan Kumar Champions Yet Again

  The main difference between a winner and a champion is in their capability to repeat success at will. This is why Jagan Kumar is a true champion. This year he made it seven out of seven by winning the Indian National Motorcycle Racing Champion... Continue reading

Renault Celebrates their 5,00,000 Sales

  Renault India has now become the fastest automobile brands to have crossed the 5,00,000 sales milestone and Renault has decided to celebrate this success by introducing special offers for their customers. The Kwid will have a special finance o... Continue reading

A New Hayabusa for New Norms

Suzuki is all set to bring about a new Hayabusa to India following the new strict emission norms. The model will lose the battle with the rules and will not be sold in the country past 2020. The new model is rumored to hit the streets by 2022. It wil... Continue reading

Biometric for the New Hyundai

Cars throughout the years had different means to get it opened. Initially it had to be cranked with a handle, then keys were introduced. Now-a-days we have the push button and keyless start but Hyundai aims to make these yesterday entry points as the... Continue reading

Chevrolet’s Service Camp in India

It came as a big blow for a huge chunk of the Indian populous when Chevrolet announced they are no longer continuing manufacturing cars in India but there were a lot of signs that read ‘used car for sale in trivandrum’ and the good news f... Continue reading

Renault to get 1.5 % more Expensive

Renault to get 1.5 % more Expensive Renault India has been focusing on establishing a strong base in India. It had a fairly good success from the likes of Duster and the Kwid but has been rather dormant since the launch of the Captur. The renowned ca... Continue reading

Nissan’s Global Digital Hub

Nissan India had launched the first ever Global Digital Hub of the country at Technopark, Thiruvananthapuram. It will be the first of its kind in Asia, Europe North America and Latin America with respect to software and information technology develop... Continue reading

Customization Available for Even Helmets

Royal Enfield now allows its users the option of completely customizing their helmet to suit one’s personal taste. The helmet will be made available from Rs 3200 INR and will be delivered to your doorstep within 30 days. The helmet provided is ... Continue reading

4 Star Rating For Marazzo

As per the crash test that was taken under the safer cars for India initiative the Mahindra Marazzo has scored an exceptionally well 4 stars for the adult occupants and 2 stars for child occupants in the Global NCAP crash test. This should come as no... Continue reading

The Secure License Plate

  The Indian Government has made a new amendment in the Central Motor Vehicles Rules of 1989, where a third registration mark will be included in addition to make it compulsory for dealers to provide new high-security number plates with every ve... Continue reading

The Carbon Fiber Coated BMW

World renowned car makers BMW, in association with Young machine magazine and parts making company, Aetek have now made the G 310 SS. The model is merely a cosmetic change applied on the BMW G 310 street bike and the most interesting thing to be note... Continue reading

Xtreme Racing in India

    Xtreme1 Racing league is the world’s first city-based professional motorsport league promoted by Indian racers Aditya Patel and Armaan Ebrahim. The racing event will feature 8 teams consisting of 4 drivers with a mix of venues in ... Continue reading

Benelli to Make a Comeback

Benelli is all set to try their hand in the Indian markets yet again. The small pause in operations had helped them get back to their flow and this time their new forged partnership with Adishwar Auto Ride India, a Mahavir Group entity aims to be a g... Continue reading

Pune Police Stays Strong in the Helmet Rule

Even amidst the public outrage, the Pune police force stands undeterred in enforcing their rule of making it compulsory to wear a helmet in the city of Pune. The authorities have alerted all petrol pumps to not offer fuel to riders without a helmet. ... Continue reading

Jaguar Celebrating its 50th Year of XL J

Jaguar is celebrating the 50 year anniversary of their luxury sedan the Jaguar XJ L. Marking this occasion, the British car manufacturers have launched a special edition model of the XJ called the XJ 50. It houses a 3-litre V6 diesel engine capable o... Continue reading

The 250 kmpl Vehicle

No, you didn’t make a mistake while reading it and we didn’t make a typo either. 25 brilliant minds from KJ Somaiya Somaiya College of Engineering have given birth to a prototype gasoline powered vehicle which they aim to travel 250 ... Continue reading

The New Porsche that should not be in the Streets

Any Auto enthusiast would know that the Porsche 911 is among the most extreme four-wheelers that are out there. It houses a 3.8-litre flat-six engine capable of producing 700 bhp coupled with a 7-speed PDK dual-clutch gearbox and is capable of going ... Continue reading

2020 Kia Soul EV Gets Funkier

Kia has unveiled the Soul EV which looks even funkier by retaining the nameplate’s classic box-like proportions. It gets a lot more power and the battery pack has more than doubled in capacity. Kia Soul gets new design for the front and rear bu... Continue reading

OPEN means to Own a Car

  A Delhi-NCR based shared mobility platform, named Revv gifts aspiring car buyers the privilege of owning a car without the hustle and bustle that comes attached to the process. The app named OPEN by Revv ensures that Users will pay only a mont... Continue reading

Pininfarina’s PFO

  A while back, Mahindra had acquired ‘Pininfarina’, a world-renowned design company which gained much popularity for designing beautiful cars, including legends like Fiat 124 Spider, Ferrari 275 GTB and Ferrari Enzo. Now the company... Continue reading

Bentley Continental GTC Unveiled at LA Auto Show

    Bentley has unveiled the latest Continental GT at the 2018 LA Motor Show. The convertible version carries forward most of the coupe's styling cues with the obvious lack of a roof. The drop-top can be opened or closed in 19s at speeds of... Continue reading

Bajaj Neon Coming to the Streets

Bajaj India has released the Pulsar 150 Neon range. The new pulsar gets some glittering new highlights which includes color coordinated headlamps, pulsar logo, the side panel mesh and the alloy grab rail. It is complete with the 3d logo on the rear c... Continue reading

Baleno Becomes the fastest to reach 5 Lakh Club

The Maruti Suzuki Baleno which was introduced back in October 2015 has now completed 5 lakh sales of its premium hatchback. The model was able to reach this feat in record time of 38 months and boasts the record as the fastest car to reach this miles... Continue reading

The Honda Connection to 2.0

Honda Motorcycles have joined the bandwagon of the 2.0. Coined as the most expensive Indian movie made till date, the sci-fi flick 2.0 has a huge fan following. The cast of Superstar Rajnikanth and Bollywood action hero Akshay Kumar have only increas... Continue reading

Porsche 911 in its 8th Generation

The iconic Porsche 911 has unveiled its 8th generation model at the 2018 Los Angeles Motor Show. The German automakers have unveiled two models, namely the 911 Carrera S and 4S Coupé. The 911 Carrera S and 4S has an extra 30 hp of power which ... Continue reading

Ducati Panigale V4 R Launched At Rs 51.87 Lakh

Ducati India has launched the special Panigale V4 R at a price of Rs 51.87 lakh. There are only five pieces allocated for India and bookings for the same have begun across all Ducati dealerships across the country. The homologation special of the Pan... Continue reading

Omni to be Discontinued

If you are a 90s kid then the first thought that comes to your mind when you hear about the ‘Maruti Suzuki Omni’ is the villains car because for some reason, The boxy shape, the rear sliding doors, the flat front end and the perpendicular... Continue reading

Monster Truck Coming to India

Monster Truck is a concept that is relatively new in our humble nation but is a widely popular sport in several other countries especially in the USA. The 12 feet high, 20 feet long vehicles are all set to reach India by 2019. It will be a joint asso... Continue reading

The Volvo Claims

Swedish carmakers Volvo has decided to take a clean approach in the Indian markets. The company is backing their previous claim by introducing a range of hybrid cars in India. The vehicles will be locally assembled in their Bangaluru plant. The model... Continue reading

Skoda’s India 2.0

As part of INDIA 2.0, the Volkswagen Group will establish a new management structure in India under Skoda’s leadership. The association is set to be in effect from January 1st, 2019. This will also see Mr. Gurpratap becoming the Managing Direct... Continue reading

2019 Land Rover Evoque Unveiled

Land Rover has introduced the new Range Rover Evoque, available with a mild-hybrid. It comes with a 48V battery pack under the floor that stores energy usually lost during braking. The 2.0-litre diesel is available with power figures ranging between ... Continue reading

KTM to be introduced to ABS

  KTM had taken the Indian markets by the storm to a point that their iconic Duke is synonymous to a rider. Even though the Austrian bike maker had released the RC 200, RC 390 and the Duke 390, it did not rise in popularity as the original Duke ... Continue reading

2018 Mahindra Alturas G4

  Mahindra’s new Alturas G4 is all set for launch tomorrow. It will be available only in two variants; both of them in automatic guise. One is offered with a two-wheel drive (2WD) powertrain, the other will feature a four-wheel drive (4WD)... Continue reading

GOD Appointed as Appolo Tyres Brand Ambassador

Apollo Tyres always aims at the top. In the footballing world, they sponsor one of the most fans supported clubs in the world – Manchester United and in the realm of cricket they have elected none other than the GOD of the sport itself – ... Continue reading

Ducati Panigale V4 R Launched At Rs 51.87 Lakh

Ducati India has launched the special Panigale V4 R at a price of Rs 51.87 lakh. There are only five pieces allocated for India and bookings for the same have begun across all Ducati dealerships across the country. The homologation special of the Pan... Continue reading

Spy images reveal the interior of Tata Harrier

Tata revealed the production-spec Harrier and the exterior design of the Harrier was pretty close to the H5X concept revealed at the Auto Expo. The dashboard looks premium to the wooden finish like the concept and a silver accent that runs along the ... Continue reading

No Helmet Rule in Pune

In a bizarre turn of events the citizens of Pune are actually revolting against a rule that was introduced for the public safety.  Pune Police Commissioner K Venkatesham in a recent announcement said that it will be mandatory for all citizens to... Continue reading

Honda Has Passed 25 Million Units

Honda made its first appearance on Indian roads seventeen years ago through their iconic Honda Activa model. The name has become so common that it is widely used as a synonym to scooters itself in India. They have released a variety of models through... Continue reading

Mahindra’s Off-Road Training Academy

Mahindra offers all young off-road enthusiasts a chance to learn everything there is to in this off-road segment. They have launched their first ever training facility at Igatpuri in 2013; since then over 1000 people have passed out of Mahindra&rsquo... Continue reading

Norton Atlas 650 Models Unveiled

Norton Motorcycles has unveiled its two variants - the Atlas Nomad and the Atlas Ranger. 250 units of each bike are available in the country for now. They have a retro-modern design and the body panels are quite minimalistic. The Ranger gets a headli... Continue reading

The 12th Generation Toyota Corolla Is On Its Way

  Toyota’s most popular sedan, the Corolla gets a new update. It is estimated that there are over 46 million Corollas on the road and its 12th generation is aimed to be released in about 150 countries. The new model was first introduced at... Continue reading

Norton Comes to India

One of the oldest and most renowned motorcycle companies, Norton is making its way into the Indian market. They will be introduced by the Kinetic groups Motoroyale outlets. The two models that will be launched in our humble nation are the Commando an... Continue reading

Aston Martin’s Entry into the SUV Market.

There is no doubt that SUVs are currently the most selling type of cars in terms of body shape in our humble nation and quite naturally every renowned car manufacturer brings to life some models of the same. Even the brands that are renowned for thei... Continue reading

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS Launched in India

  The all-new Mercedes-Benz CLS 4-door coupe has been launched in India and it is available in a single variant. The new CLS is priced at Rs 84.7 lakh. The interior will feel familiar to the new Mercedes-Benz G-Class. The Mercedes-Benz CLS... Continue reading

Royal Enfield 650cc Twins Launched

Royal Enfield has launched the much awaited Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 in India. While the Interceptor 650 starts at Rs 2.50 lakh, prices for the Continental GT 650 start Rs 2.65 lakh and this makes them the most affordable twin-cylin... Continue reading

The Leoncino 800 Concept

  The EICMA – one of the most renowned auto-shows in the world, this year had witnessed one of the best showcasing of concept bikes by top manufacturers ever. If we had to choose a stand out performance, the name would be – Benelli. ... Continue reading

Maruti Recalls The New Suzuki Ciaz

Maruti has started recalling its new facelifted Maruti Suzuki Ciaz on accounts of faulty light present in the speedometer. As part of the campaign, all the affected cars will be inspected and the faulty parts will be replaced. According to reports, t... Continue reading

The E-Trio Technology

In India, adventure tourers is a quite fast growing market, and many a manufacturer is offering several bikes for the same. After a rather long wait, Yamaha has finally showcased their new Tenere 700. It was unveiled at EICMA 2018. The 689 cc cross-p... Continue reading

The E-Trio Technology

The whole world is gearing up for the electric revolution and India is no different, in fact the rising fuel prices are only going to kick-start any upcoming startups that can replace the diesel and petrol engine for the electric variant. E-Trio is a... Continue reading

Hoverbikes for Dubai Police

Hoverbikes for Dubai Police The Dubai Police force has always managed to surprise us with their gear. Their last instalment had them making use of Bugatti Veyrons, Aston Martins and Lamborghini Aventadors to chase down the bad guys and now they have ... Continue reading

Only 300 Brutale 1000 to Be Made

The EICMA 2018 witnessed the launch of MV Augusta’s Brutale 1000 Serie Oro street bike. This was right after the Italian manufacturers had just launched the Brutale 800 through Kinetic Motoroyale. The model houses a 1000 cc motor capable of pro... Continue reading

Ducati Unveils two variants of their Supermoto

This year at the EICMA, all Ducati enthusiasts had an orgasm of epic proportion as the Italian manufacturers unveiled a host of their different models including -  Panigale V4R, the Diavel 1260 and a new Stealth edition of the Monster 821. They ... Continue reading

Mahindra Alturas G4

Mahindra has finally announced the name for their flagship SUV, which was earlier titled XUV 700. The official name for the model is Alturas G4. Inferno was also another rumored name that was associated with the model but now the name ‘Alturas ... Continue reading

Ducati Panigale V4R

Ducati released their all-new 2019 Panigale V4R. It houses a 999 cc V4 engine capable of producing 221 bhp of power, and if you chose the Racing kit with the lighter Akrapovic exhaust system you get a 234 bhp of power and the weight drops from 172 kg... Continue reading

Tata Harrier to roll out soon

The Tata Harrier was rocking the automobile world way back at the 2018 Auto Expo when the SUV was called the H5X concept and even before its release we were eagerly awaiting this modern beast but we were a bit left out in the dark regarding its specs... Continue reading

Tesla to make it to India

Unless you have been living under a rock, you all must have probably heard about the renowned auto manufacturers – Tesla. The company helmed by Elon Musk revolutionized the electric car market with the introduction of the Model S sedan. Tesla r... Continue reading

Updated Ducati’s Scrambler 800 unveiled

Ducati has improved upon the styiling of the Scrambler 800. The notable changes are in the form of the updated headlamp and information cluster. The headlights are full LEDs and house a cross inside that adds to the bike’s character. The instru... Continue reading

Hyundai i20 gets 3 Stars

Global NCAP is conducting crash tests of the car models sold in the African market, as a part of the Safer Cars For Africa campaign. Recently they tested the Hyundai i20 which is manufactured and also sold in India. The model received a 3-star adult ... Continue reading

Yamaha 2019 R125

All-new 2019 R125 unveiled and it gets a few updated components like a brand new engine featuring VVA (Variable Valve Actuation). VVA helps improve lower end grunt and top end performance for the bike. This is an advantage for the R125 to find the ex... Continue reading

Audi’s RSQ e-tron Concept

Concept cars have always been released by car manufacturers for the people to witness how their cars will be in the future and they always have unique ways to showcase them. Audi took it one step ahead and released their RSQ e-tron in the upcoming an... Continue reading

Suzuki Recalls its Models

    The Suzuki GSX-S750 and the GSX-R1000R have been recalled worldwide following an issue related to the O-ring of the fuel pump. The issue arose because the O ring design which twists during installation causing a failed seal.  The ... Continue reading

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R Produced Locally

  The long awaited 2019 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R will be locally assembled at India Kawasaki Motor’s factory in Chakan, Pune. The model boasts of a potent 636cc in-line four-cylinder engine capable of producing 129 HP of power and boasts a top... Continue reading

The Life-Saving Invention

The number of fatalities on the road in our humble nation is ever increasing and studies show that over 60% of deaths in two wheelers occur due to the lack of helmet. Some of us believe that wearing a helmet automatically decreases your style quotien... Continue reading

Pollution Causes Reforms

With the country reaching alarming levels of pollution, suitable steps have to be taken to curb the rates. Pollution is at an unbearable level at the capital of the country and in this regard, the government has brought the rule that citizens can no ... Continue reading

Maruti Opens up Water ATMs

Maruti Suzuki realizes the troubling water scarcity in Northern India and as a way of giving back to the society have installed a water ATM in Sarhaul village in Haryana. It is the 12th water ATM in Haryana and the 26th such ATM in the country. These... Continue reading

TVS Dominates Indian National Rally Championship

A motor company that is well known for their racing heritage and prowess on the track would be TVS and this time in the 2018 Indian National Rally Championship, they bagged a win in 4 out of 5 classes of the competition. The racers won in 4 different... Continue reading

I-Pace Wins German Car of the Year

Jaguar’s first all-electric vehicle - The I-Pace has emerged as the German car of the year. The model has beaten 59 other cars as the winner in the series of tests conducted in the competition. The I-Pace is made available in three trim levels:... Continue reading

Jaguar F-Pace Ingenium

The Jaguar F-Pace comes in a petrol variant. The SUV houses a 2-litre petrol engine capable of producing 250 hp of power and 369 Nm of torque. Its cosmetic features include: Park Assist Lane Keep Assist 360-Degree Parking Sensors Driver Condition Mo... Continue reading

Aston Martin Vantage in India

The world recognizes Aston Martin as the preferred choice of wheels for the British super spy – James Bond. The Vantage is the cheapest entry-level sports car of Aston Martin in India. It houses a 4-litre twin-turbo V8 engine capable of produci... Continue reading

Mclaren Speedtail Spied

The most popular three-seat car to have ever graced the mortal roads is undoubtedly the legendary McLaren F1 and now competing for the title is the Mclaren Speedtail. It is not a successor to the legendary F1 but merely a hyper grand tourer aimed to ... Continue reading

The Youth Report

According to a recent study conducted by J.D. Power 2018 India Customer Service Index (Mass Market) customers who are 30 years and younger expect a higher quality service experience when their vehicle is being serviced. If statistics are to go by the... Continue reading

Jaguar Land Rover in Slovakia

The world popular Jaguar Land Rover has announced the opening of their new manufacturing plant in Slovakia. This will be the first time that a British company has had a plant in Slovakia. The € 1.4bn manufacturing facility will be opened up in N... Continue reading

Kia’s Tryst with Tennis

 Kia India with assistance from Indian tennis legend Mahesh Bhupathi has initiated an initiative to shortlist 10 Kids aged from 12 to 15 years for the ‘Ballkids’ program where the selected 10 kids can get to experience the excitement... Continue reading

A Touch of Class by Honda

  The first Indian woman to win the silver medal in the shot put at the 2016 Rio Paralympics Games - Deepa Malik is an athlete who has made the nation proud many times in the world of sport. She was constantly winning medals in every Asian Para ... Continue reading

Jaguar’s Project 8

  Automobile enthusiasts all over the world will be overjoyed to know that they can be on the passenger seat of the Jaguar XE while being taken on a trip on one the most difficult tracks to exist in the modern world - The Nürburgring. The ... Continue reading

Honda Grazia Crosses 2 Lakh in under a Year

The Honda Grazia which was inaugurated 11 months back has already crossed the 2 lakh unit margin. The two-wheeler boasts incredible statistics as it crossed the 50,000 margin in just the first 3 months. This achievement has also mad the 125 cc vehicl... Continue reading

Diamond Merchant Gifts Cars to their Employees

Owner of Hari Krishna exports, diamond merchant and billionaire Mr. Savji Dholakia has just bought over 600 cars for all his employees. The cars in this fleet consist of Renault Kwids and Maruti Celerios valued at INR 2.74 L – 4.70 L and INR 4.... Continue reading

The Driverless Tata Car

A research and development subsidiary of Tata Motors - Tata Motors European Technical Centre (TMETC), located at the University of Warwick after three years of research as part of the UK auto drive project has successfully tested their hexa model to ... Continue reading

Honda’s Rebel

In India, the 250 cc to 500 cc cruiser market has been monopolized by Royal Enfield and remained so for a large portion of the time. Challenging their supremacy is none other than ‘Honda’ who have been rather vocal about their plans to in... Continue reading

Skoda Octavia gets virtual cockpit in India

The Octavia has always had the character for it and now has been jazzed up with an all new virtual cockpit system. The Octavia is the first Skoda car to get the virtual cockpit system in India. It is available with the range topping, fully loaded Lau... Continue reading

Tata Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP Launch On October 26

Tata Motors is all set to launch the new Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP performance models on 26 October 2018 and the sub-4m compact sedan were first previewed at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo in February. The 1.2-litre three-pot turbo-petrol engine borrowe... Continue reading

Hyundai Santro launched at Rs 3.89 lakh

Hyundai has re-launched the Santro today and its price starts at Rs 3.89 lakh to 5.46 lakh. The Santro is now back with an all-new platform (K1), design, safety features and powertrain options. Here is a quick look at the prices: Manual D-L... Continue reading

Activa Croses 2 Crore Margin

You know that a model is popular when a majority of the population call the entire vehicle class by the model name. In India the word ‘Activa’ is synonymous to the word scooter and it has been the same ever since its inception since 2001 ... Continue reading

Court to Auction Vijay Mallya’s Car Collection

Indian businessman and former politician, Vijay Mallya has a combined debt of about 10,000 Crore on various Indian banks. A court in London has now have declared that law enforcement agencies are at liberty to sell six of his cars, which would contri... Continue reading

Hero Destini 125 launch on Oct 22

Hero is all set to launch the new Destini 125, on October 22. The scooter was showcased alongside the Mastero Edge 125 under the Duet 125 banner at the 2018 Auto Expo. The Destini 125 will get Hero's i3S start-stop technology and as far now... Continue reading

Jawa’s Comeback

The iconic ‘Jawa’ is making a comeback with Mahindra who are bringing the classics back into the streets have said that they have kept the original looks of the old Jawa as much as possible. They will retain the iconic round headlamps, tw... Continue reading

CEAT Gripp X3

Tyres are the only point of contact between our vehicle and the road and if they are not, I am afraid you have been riding your vehicle wrong all this time, but all jokes aside, tyres are also the most neglected part of the vehicle. We often forget t... Continue reading

Twenty Two and KYMCO Partnership

Twenty Two Motors and KYMCO are all set to revolutionize the two-wheeler sector in India by announcing their partnership in India. They have agreed to share their knowledge, technology and expertise to help create premium electric mobility architectu... Continue reading

Toyota Application

With the aim to standardize all the test drive process across Toyota dealerships in India, Toyota Kirloskar Motor has announced the launch of a test drive application. The application aims to better the experience of its customers especially for thei... Continue reading

Aquila GV 650

Hyosung has reintroduced its iconic Aquila GV 650. It houses the same 647cc, 90-degree V-Twin that features water cooling and an eight-valve DOHC setup. It is capable of producing 75 BHP of power 9,000 rpm and 62 Nm for torque @ 7,500 rpm coupled to ... Continue reading

The New Jawa Engine

  There was an immense buzz last year when the news that India’s iconic brand name – Jawa motor cycles will make a return was announced. It has been now found out what would power this unit. The new motor is a 293cc, liquid cooled, ... Continue reading

Skoda Sells All of its Octavia RS units for 2018.

  Skoda India launched the all new Skoda Octavia RS on the 1st of September last year and within the first copule of months itself all the 300 units issued were sold. They ordered an additional 200 units which also got sold like hot cakes. The m... Continue reading

2019 Yamaha MT-15 unveiled in Thailand

Yamaha has showcased the new Mt-15 in Thailand. It is basically the naked version of the R15 version,3.0. This new 150cc sports-naked is expected to replace the M-Slaz that was launched in Thailand back in 2015. styling has been inspired from the lar... Continue reading

2018 Hyundai Santro Unveiled

Hyundai’s most successful car in the country, the Santro has now officially made a comeback. The production of the new Santro has started, and you can book one online from today for an amount of Rs 11,100 as booking amount for the first 50,000 ... Continue reading

Tata’s Dig at Ford

Indian car manufacturing giants Tata Motors has posted a very tongue in cheek video promotion for their upcoming Tigor. Tata takes a dig at the American car manufacturer, Ford and their ‘Aspire’ sedan facelift video. The video released by... Continue reading

Mahindra to Lease their Models

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd has announced the introduction of leasing cars for its retail buyers. The first phase of this innovative project would have the makers inaugurating it in the 6 cities of India namely, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Hyderabad,... Continue reading

Volkswagen introduces Virtual Cockpit

After Audi revolutionized modern four wheeler dashboard by introducing the virtual cockpit, Volkswagen too has joined the race. Initially Volkswagen had only implemented this on the Seat and Cupra models. Right now it is also made available in on the... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki to Launch Electric Vehicles

India’s largest car manufacturer, Maruti Suzuki plans to start field testing up to 50 electric vehicles. The initiative will run with the assistance of Toyota Motor Corporation with which Maruti Suzuki has a vehicle sharing joint venture. Marut... Continue reading

Cycle License

It wouldn’t be farfetched to say that our country has gone to the dogs. When a citizen of the country cannot ride his own cycle, you know things are going from bad to worse. Kasim, a UP resident who works in the Kasaragod district of Gods own C... Continue reading

Honda CR-V Launching in India Today

Honda is all set to launch the CR- V in India today. The fifth-gen soft-roader comes to India over five years after the previous model, The 2018 CR-V gets a new design and the fifth-gen CR-V will be available with both petrol and diese... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki WagonR Limited Edition Launched

Maruti Suzuki has launched the WagonR limited edition for the festive season as it is the special edition, there are no mechanical changes. The exterior graphics are the same as the Felicity edition launched in November 2016. The ... Continue reading

The New Land Rover Defender

  The new Land Rover Defender, which is expected to arrive in showrooms by 2020. The photos of the new Defender emerged as the 2018 Paris motor show was in full swing. The SUV in its truest sense has a geometric design with a flat hood and sharp... Continue reading

Peugeot e- Legend concept revealed in Paris

  Peugeot has showcased the e-Legend concept at the ongoing Paris motor show 2018.  It’s a two-door four-seater with frameless windows and a glasshouse that closely look like the 504’s. Even the cab is arched towards the back wi... Continue reading

2018 Tata Tigor Launch: October 10

  Tata Tigor was launched in Indian market by March 2017 and now Tata is already set to update the sedan and expected to be revealed on October 10. The videos reveal that the projector headlamps with chrome inserts, clear lens LED tail lamps and... Continue reading

Kawasaki unveiled Ninja125 and Z125

  As part of the Intermot motorcycle exhibition in Germany, Kawasaki has unveiled two new displacement motorcycles, the Ninja 125 and Z125 and they are targeted at A1 license holders in Europe. Both the bikes borrow design cues from their 250cc ... Continue reading

Peugeot e- Legend concept revealed in Paris

  Peugeot has showcased the e-Legend concept at the ongoing Paris motor show 2018.  It’s a two-door four-seater with frameless windows and a glasshouse that closely look like the 504’s. Even the cab is arched towards the back wi... Continue reading

2019 Aprilia Tuono Unveiled

  The Italian manufacturer has announced that the standard and RR versions of the 2019  Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 will remain the same in terms of powertrain, cosmetics or electronic goodies. The top-spec Tuono V4 1100 Factory will get a featur... Continue reading

Toyota Camry Hybrid unveiled in Paris

  The Toyota Camry is one of the most successful sedans in the world and with diesel power trains dominating the European market for so long. Toyota, with increasing emphasis on sustainable mobility the Japanese manufacturer has reintroduced the... Continue reading

How to Choose the Right Car Insurance Company

Car insurance is mandatory in India. Therefore, you must purchase car insurance and keep renewing it from time to time. While doing so, you must choose a policy that suits you the most. You must also focus on whom you purchase the policy from. In cas... Continue reading

Renault EZ- Ultimo: luxury lounge on wheels

Renault’s latest concept, the EZ-Ultimo showcased at the 2018 Paris Motor Show. It is designed on the same principle as the EZ-Pro and EZ-GO showcased earlier in the year. The Ultimo is designed as a fully connected and fully autonomous electr... Continue reading

Suzuki RM-Z450 and RMZ250 Launched in India

Suzuki has launched two of their global off road motorcycles, the RM-Z450 and the RMZ250, in India. RM-Z450 is the first motocross motorcycle to feature a new balance free rear cushion (BFRC) suspension. Bike employs a 449cc, single-cylinder, li... Continue reading

Nissan Terrano : The perfect SUV

Nissan Terrano has the looks of an SUV and it is also equipped with suitable features to back its claim. So, let's take a look at the SUV and find out what the Nissan Terrano has to offer. All the design elements that makes the Nissan Terrano come to... Continue reading

2018 Ford Aspire Facelift Launch: October 4

Ford has confirmed that the new version sub-4m sedan will make its debut on 4 October 2018 in India. The facelift will have freestyle like bumper, albeit with chrome inserts. The headlamps will be the same as before, but will get new detail... Continue reading

Volkswagen’s retro styled electric van

Volkswagen’s retro styled I.D. Buzz Cargo showcased at the commercial vehicle show in Germany where they highlights the brand’s idea for a battery powered delivery van. Company envisions the Cargo as a fully connected delivery vehicle tha... Continue reading

The Automatic Bike

The BMW R 1200 GS houses a 1170 cc flat twin engine capable of producing 123 hp of power @ 7750- rpm and 125 Nm of torque @ 6500 rpm coupled to a six-speed gearbox. The reason why the R1200 is currently trending the news is due to the video released ... Continue reading

The Fine Seat belt

The seat belt rule has now been made much more strict on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway where the drivers are fined Rs 200 for not wearing the seat belts. Mandatory seat belt rule is not just for the front passengers but the rear passengers as well. T... Continue reading

Audi e-tron

  The Audi e-tron has been finally revealed and its Audis first fully electric series production model. The e-tron can recover energy mainly in two ways, either by coasting recuperation or (when the driver releases the accelerator) or by braking... Continue reading

Ferrari Unveils its Monza SP1 and SP2

  Ferrari waited till the occasion of the company’s Capital Market’s Day at their factory in Maranello to unveil their Monza SP1 and SP2. They are the first in a new segment called ‘Icona’ and take inspiration from the mo... Continue reading

Harley-Davidson Originals

  Harley-Davidson Originals is a pre-owned program that lets the people experience the Harley Davidson iconic lifestyle. It also comes with a host of benefits including being a part of the Harley Owners Group (HOG), which is the largest owner&rs... Continue reading

Air Bags for Bike Riders

  Airbags have saved a ton of lives since its inception in cars. Bikes however, cannot boast any such lifesaving invention besides helmet, a jacket, riding gloves and boots. The only bike that can claim an airbag of sorts is the Honda Goldwing a... Continue reading

Renault Official Statement

Global NCAP in a recent crash test awarded Renault Lodgy a zero star rating for adult occupants and a two-star safety rating for child occupants. Following this news, the manufacturers had released an official statement on the same incident. “A... Continue reading

Zero Star Review for Renault Lodgy

As part of the ‘Safer Cars For India Campaign’, Global NCAP tested the Renault Lodgy MPV and it scored a zero-star safety rating. This wasn’t the first time Renault had a bad history with crash tests. Their popular Kwid also receive... Continue reading

Pedestrian Safety Initiative

A very strange notion that the government has is that a vehicular accident is only caused when one vehicle collides with another vehicle. They seem to have forgotten that this accident can also happen to pedestrians and for far too long pedestrian sa... Continue reading

ADAS & ESC to be made Mandatory in India

Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, earlier this month made plans to mandate Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) in all cars in India from 2022 onwards. AEB uses radar and camera mounted t... Continue reading

Bajaj Looking Overseas

Bajaj aims to set up their first design centre outside India. The preferred destination is most likely be Thailand and they also plans to set up a sales and marketing office in Bangkok. If we look at statistics, Bajaj’s domestic two-wheeler vol... Continue reading

Two Million for Honda

If we wind our clock back to 2001, we can recall Honda rolling out the first ever Activa. It took the manufacturers 14 years to cross the 1 million mark but it just took them 3 years to cross the 2 million which is three times faster. If we are to go... Continue reading

Vazirani Shul

The Vazirani Shul - India’s first hypercar was unveiled this year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The company Vazirani Automotive is the brain child of Chunky Vazirani, a graduate from the Art Center in California, who has earlier worked for... Continue reading

Different Types of Driving Licenses in India

As the name suggests, a driving license is a license which allows you to drive a vehicle. This document is also an important proof of identity. Nowadays, a driving license is issued in the form of a smart card that contains the holder’s persona... Continue reading

The 488 Pista Spider

  Ferrari has revealed its 50th drop-top model in the most elegant of ways. The 488 Pista Spider was unveiled during the world-famous Concours d’Elegance at Pebble Beach in California. The model houses the most powerful engine ever –... Continue reading

The Traveller-MONOBUS

  Bus World 2018 Exhibition witnessed India’s only 33/41 seater Monocoque Buses launched by Force Motors. The Traveller-MONOBUS houses a 3.2 liter, Common Rail engine capable of producing 115 HP at 350 Nm peak torque. It comes coupled with... Continue reading

Hyundai’s Electric Truck

  World renowned car makers Hyundai revealed the first look at their new fuel cell electric truck. The truck follows an aerodynamic design, which is made efficient with a spoiler and side protector. The front grille gets a hexagonal design eleme... Continue reading

Bugatti Divo

For all those who believed the Bugatti Chiron was the most fastest and most expensive model of the German car makers, I am afraid you are wrong. The Bugatti Divo is here. Named after the French racing driver, Albert Divo, the model houses a 8 litre q... Continue reading

Porsche 993 Generation Turbo S Restored

The ever popular Porsche 911 was first showcased to the world in 1963. Fast forward 55 years and the German Automobile makers have released more than 1 million 911 models. Porsche is now releasing its 7th generation units and the 911 is still being m... Continue reading

India Chosen for Uber Air

India is among five countries that Uber has shortlisted for the ‘Uber Air’ flying taxi program. The other 4 countries include: Australia Brazil France Japan In an official statement Uber said, “Mumbai, Delhi, and Bengaluru are som... Continue reading

Volvo 360c Concept

Swedish Car Manufacturing Giants – Volvo who was always at the forefront of car safety and revolution has now reimagined the way we travel. The all new Volvo 360c concept is autonomous electric car which has no driver or even a steering wheel. ... Continue reading

Harley’s Automatic Braking Patent

Harley-Davidson has filed an application to get the patent for an automatic braking system. A host of modern cars these days have a similar braking system that makes use of radars, camera and other sensors that keep a watch on the vehicle’s pro... Continue reading

Jaguars Electric E-Type

Jaguar first unveiled its E-type at the Geneva Auto Salon on March 1961. Fast forward 56 years and the same design were presented as the Jaguar Land Rover. The reason why the same model has caught media attention is that the renowned car makers have ... Continue reading

Future of Harley Davidson

The first image we all have when we hear the name Harley Davidson is that of the big capacity cruiser but this perception is all set to change as the American Bike maker is all set to venture into developing motorcycles ranging from 500-1,200cc and a... Continue reading

The Electric Aston Martin

Aston Martin has released its first-ever BEV (Battery Electric Vehicle), the Rapide E. The electric model will be the most powerful iteration of the Rapide model line produced to date and houses two electric motors giving it a total power output of c... Continue reading

A Carbon Free Mahindra Group by 2040.

  Mahindra Group aims to become a carbon neutral company by 2040. The company which has more than 10 years of experience in creating carbon sinks aims to make use renewable power to achieve this target. Mahindra & Mahindra was the first comp... Continue reading

Loop Wheels

    The wheel is widely considered as one of the most innovative designs ever by mankind and this wheel has now been reimagined by ‘loop wheel’. A Loopwheel is a wheel with integral suspension, designed to reduce vibration and i... Continue reading

Hydrogen Fuel Cells  

      The very first thing that one needs to be aware is that a fuel cell and an electric vehicle are not all that different. The actual ‘driving’ force behind the vehicle is electricity. The lithium-ion battery present in ... Continue reading

BMW’s Connected Ride

When the first driverless cars were introduced, people were indeed freaked out but the one thing that is more creepy than a driverless car is a driverless bike. Today’s technology has helped us come in grips with automated cars but the bikes is... Continue reading

Top 5 Maruti Models in India

The single most popular car maker in India is the Maruti brand. Throughout the years the manufacturers have released a variety of models. Today let us take a look at the top 5 Maruti models ·        Maru... Continue reading

Top 5 Most Expensive Cars in India

Today let us check out the top 5 most expensive cars available in the Indian roads.• Rolls Royce PhantomThis name is sure to not come as a surprise. The standard model costs 9.50Cr while an extravagant version would round up to 11 Cr.• Bent... Continue reading

Top 5 Most Anticipated 7 Seaters in India

Today let us check the most anticipated 7 seaters in India.• Mitsubishi XpanderMitsubishi has not been that doing good in Indian market for a while now.To turn things around, it now enters the market with its new MPV – TheMitsubishi Xpande... Continue reading

Most Valuable Motor Car Ever Auctioned

      Ferrari’s 250 GTO is widely considered as the most beautiful Ferrari design. Its debut was in 1953 and ended with the last GTOs in 1964, a total of 36 units were all that was ever produced. RM Sotheby has announced that he ... Continue reading

Advanced Rider Assistance System (ARAS)

    World renowned bike manufacturers Ducati have incorporated an Advanced Rider Assistance System (ARAS) in their new models. The makers claim that by 2020, this feature will be made available in their units. The system would consist of: L... Continue reading

The Automatic Revolution

Let us wind our clocks roughly five years back where there existed hardly any automatic vehicles and knowing how to operate a gear shaft is a compulsory, but now everyone chose the easy route and opted for an automatic. Of course it is much easier to... Continue reading

Staying Awake While Driving

It comes as no surprise that most of the accidents on the road happen at night. Many would blame drunken driving and over speeding while in reality the leading cause to these accidents is the drivers falling asleep behind the wheels.  Our biolog... Continue reading

Days Gone

The two things that would define my passions would by riding and video games,so when the two of them joined hands and become 1 dream filling amalgamationI was more than thrilled to see what ‘Days Gone’ is all about.Days Gone is an action-... Continue reading

World’s Fastest Electric Bike

California based bike manufacturers Lightning Motorcycles has designed theworld’s fastest electric bike. The bike has a total power of 200 HP and has a totaltorque of 227 Nm. The entire power transmission is through a direct drive andtherefore ... Continue reading

Most Expensive Motor Cycle Ever

The title of the most expensive motor cycle ever belongs to the Harley-Davidson Bucherer Blue Edition. The vehicle costs a whopping 1.8 million U.S Dollars. The motorcycle was jointly built by Swiss watch and jewellery maker, Bucherer and Swiss custo... Continue reading

Slide Mitigation System

Every motorcycle manufacturer in the world is constantly developing new technology to improve the safety of their riders. In most vehicles out on the Indian streets we can see safety tech such as ABS, Cornering ABS, Traction Control, Wheelie Control,... Continue reading

Future of Two Wheelers

Advancements in technology is all around us and if we were to take the last decade alone, then the automobile sector as a whole has come up with unimaginable changes. While it remains true that in a short while we can see automated cars, what does th... Continue reading

Simple Tips to Pick Out a Naked Bike

Many of my readers would agree with me when I say that a naked bike has a unique appeal to it and today let us discuss some basic tips to look forward to while picking out a naked motorcycle.   Always prefer a 4 valve engine over 2 – Less... Continue reading

Blauer HT Helmets in India

World renowned helmet manufacturers Blauer HT is coming to India. India’s ownHelmet manufacturer company, Steelbird Hi-Tech India limited has tied up withBlauer HT. The association will see Steelbird manufacturing and supplying theBlauer HT hel... Continue reading

Top Bikes Under Rs 5 Lakh INR in India

Long gone are the days that we see a sport bike once every blue moon, now dayswe have one of these giving us companies at every traffic signal. Today let uscheck out the top 5 sports bikes that are available in Indian markets under Rs 5lakh INR. 5. K... Continue reading

India’s top 5 Most Popular Performance Scooters

    Residing in the second most populated country in the world, one can only imagine how hard commutation or in very general terms, transportation could be. The light weight scooters comes to our rescue here, today let us check the top 5 mo... Continue reading

Tubeless Tires and Air Leakage

It is safe to say that tubeless tires are better than tubed tires in any possible conceivable manner and replacing your tubed tires with a tubeless unit is always advised. The one area where we can possibly debate on the proficiency of tubeless tires... Continue reading

Car Insurance – Guidelines

There is no doubt that buying a car has a lot of emotional value attached to it and to many it would be one of their life goals. To protect and ensure your goals keep continuing the way they do, safe guarding them is a good option. Today let us discu... Continue reading

Most Powerful Bikes in India

Long gone are the days where we see a super bike once a fortnight or imported motor bikes are limited to only 1 or 2 per city. Now-a-days we can see high end motor bikes swooping through the streets at every traffic interval. With a variety of new mo... Continue reading

The Fascination Behind Luxury

A very common scene that appears in old classic Malayalam movies is how the hero returns back to his home land and exclaims at all the changes that have occurred. If this scene is now adapted to the present age then the very first thing that the hero... Continue reading

Carpooling

I still recall telling the story of how my sister and I sharing an auto with a random girl stranger when I was in the second grade and how it was a big incident  for me as this was the first time I ever shared a public vehicle with someone total... Continue reading

Night Drive Tips for Bikers

I will start off by saying to avoid night trips as much as possible and only during unavoidable situations indulge in this. It is shown that over 70% of accidents occur during night time. In today’s edition let us discuss on some tips we should... Continue reading

Cheapest Diesel Cars in India

Diesel four wheelers were always in high demand for Indian customers. This factor is mostly due to its efficient fuel price. The times that diesel engineers were frowned upon due to their service needs and other internal short comings are long gone. ... Continue reading

Bad Boyz

  Very rarely but most surely my friends and I, dress up in black leather attire in the blazing hot sun and make a trip to some location. During one such trip we decided to stop at a local watering hole to have ourselves some beverage to get a ... Continue reading

Aston Martin: recreating James Bond’s DB5

Aston Martin is all set to recreate the legendary DB5, was driven by James Bond in the movie Goldfinger. The 1964 model used in this film, was an association between the marquee and EON productions. The infiltration modification will be co developed ... Continue reading

Tips for Novice Drivers

  I am sure that we all remember the first time we got our hands on our license and was lawfully certified to drive. We would be cruising through the road with a smile on our face and a bit of tension in our hearts. There were a lot of lessons w... Continue reading

Technologies Used in a Hybrid Vehicle

    Hybrid Vehicle is a type of vehicle that utilizes more than one form of on board energy for propulsion. They have a traditional internal combustion engine as well as an electric motor and battery pack for storing power. They utilize the... Continue reading

Tires – The Complete Know How

Irrespective of what specification you built your bike to in the end it is only the wheels that connect the bike and the road. The one thing us Indians fail to change at the required periodic time are tires. Today let us take a look at certain parame... Continue reading

A Session with a Real Biker

Very recently I had an opportunity to talk to a biker, not one of those loonies that reeve their engines unnecessarily when they see chicks and go past the speed limit just to be called ‘cool’. No, but I got to interact with an actua... Continue reading

DCT in Motorbikes

A term that we can hear all the kids with their bikes speak off is ‘Dual Clutch System’. In today’s edition let us discuss on a rather new feature that is creating hype within the streets of Kerala, the DCT. The Dual Clutch Tra... Continue reading

Clutches – Its Different Types

I would be pointing out the obvious if I say that anyone who rides a motorcycle uses clutch on a daily basis. But how many of you are aware about the different types used. Even though they can be classified into wet and dry type, it can further be ge... Continue reading

Monsoon Safety Tips For Two Wheelers

Kerala for a good long while were complaining about the scorching heat and praying on any forms they can for a bit of shower. Now that the monsoon season started the rains seems to have not stopped. They keep pouring n 24*7. This is indeed a hazardou... Continue reading

Monsoon Safety Guide Lines

Monsoon season has hit us in a very literal sense by storm. Our bad roads and weak infrastructure makes driving both two and four wheelers difficult. Today let us discuss few tips to follow during this monsoon season. Check Your tires: Most people u... Continue reading

Advantages of Carbon Brakes

No matter how fast your motorbike can go, it is only as good as how fast you can stop. It’s not rocket science to know that every motor bike needs to have good enough brake system. Brakes have evolved a lot from its initial ‘stream line&r... Continue reading

Top 5 achievers in the Indian market

No matter what some products have always done well in the markets, and yes in order to scale the scale charts, there are some products which need to make the headway themselves. Today, new manufacturers and newer products have brought new leaders in ... Continue reading

Car Insurance extras you should own this monsoon

Monsoons are all about enjoying the breezy weather and yes there is another side to it, this season is also about car drivers getting stuck on roads due to frequent breakdowns aswell. So here are some suggestions for you to opt and must have add on&r... Continue reading

2 Maintenance Tips For Your Car

You might not be an auto expert or not even very mechanically inclined, but there are some kinds of repairs that just about anyone can handle quickly and easily with minimal expenses. So, here are some maintenance tips: Air filter: you need a new air... Continue reading

Tips for buying a new car

Buying a new car is definitely a big step, and now mobile technology makes these steps easier than before. Here are some tips to research, locate, price and negotiate to buy a new car: Research about the vehicle and its features, and yes to an extend... Continue reading

A Simple Night Drive

No matter how safe you drive in the road or how much experience you claim to possess, there is always a factor of ‘fear’ deep in your mind when you take your vehicle on the road at night. The fear comes not from your inability to drive we... Continue reading

A Typical Sunday

Every Sunday morning starts off the same, a few miss calls, I revert to my friends who wants us to meet somewhere for lunch and the lunch plan at 1 gets delayed to 3. This Sunday venue was Sulaimanis (a small café at Kazhakootam). I wouldn&rsq... Continue reading

Must Adapt Changes

Every big shot name in the automobile industry spends billions of dollars to set up their plant in our nation. A few more to upgrade the safety features of their products is the least they can provide. The GNCAP – leading crash test agency in t... Continue reading

The Not So Law Abiding Citizen

We might all argue that we are law abiding citizen and while it’s true that we do not murder and pillage our neighbors how many of us can honestly say that they have never violated any traffic regulations As good a citizen as we are, there are ... Continue reading

Types of Seat Covers

Buying your dream car is always considered as the pinnacle of purchase and by that I mean we do not think about any other accessories and even if we do, something that we rarely think about and something that is of utmost importance is the seat cover... Continue reading

Introducing BMW’s upcoming sports car Z4 M40i

The images of the BMW’s upcoming two seat sports car, the Z4 M40i, have been spotted online, and in June a series of patent images revealed that the car’s styling also displayed the car’s swept back highlights, flat rear lights and ... Continue reading

Chevrolet Corvette soon to be Mid- Engined

In the 65 years of history, for the first time Chevrolet Corvette will soon switch to a mid- engined layout. The new Chevrolet Corvette is known by its C8 model code, which will be sold alongside a version of the new car. According to the General Mot... Continue reading

Fastest Bikes in the World – Top 10

Ever wondered the speeds a two wheeler could reach and why there aren’t any movies about them. I don’t know about the latter but here is an index of the fastest bikes in the world. In most cases fastest is also a synonym for the most expe... Continue reading

Top 7 Fuel Efficient Bikes in India

The buzz and buried work style of us Indians would have us opt for functionality rather than style. Fuel efficiency is indeed the biggest selling point of any 2 wheeler in the nation. From being stuck in traffic for hours on end and the minute by min... Continue reading

Top 5 Most Popular Bikes under 2 Lakh in India

A few years ago a price tag of 1 Lakh was unimaginable to the people of India but now-a-days we have passed from this taboo and are not reluctant to pay more for a superior 2 wheeler. Today let us look at the top 5 bikes in the 1 lakh – 2 lakh ... Continue reading

Needed Features for Your Cars

All Indian carmakers have to now include airbags, speed warning systems and antilock brakes as part of their custom build. Today let us look at the features that we all want in our four wheeler but isn’t made mandatory yet.   Inbuilt Navig... Continue reading

Things to Keep in Mind while Buying a Used Car

The older we get, there are very few things that we get to do for the first time, so when my friend bought a 4 wheeler from his saved salary amount it was an elated moment for him. The 2 weeks he spent doing research on all available models on all av... Continue reading

Basic Tips that All Car Owners Should Follow

The one thing that all generations in our beloved state follow is how well they take care of their 4 wheelers. But in most cases we tend to overlook the fundamentals. Here is a list of small features that most drivers do not pay attention to.   ... Continue reading

Used Car Buying Tips

People are always negative in nature and so they will always advice against buying a used car. But with the right amount of research and guidance one can obtain great bargains on amazing cars for really affordable prices. Before going into the specs ... Continue reading

The Comforts of a Used Car

The most important reason as far as I am concerned is that you can save a lot of money. You can opt for a bigger and better model vehicle given the budget. The possibilities open up even with a constraint budget in the case of used cars. I also know ... Continue reading

Security for your Vehicle

Auto Theft in India is growing at an alarming rate. Annual reports show that over 1.5 lakh vehicles are stolen around the country of which only a few thousand are retrieved and out of which half are unusable and 90% having parts removed. Today, we di... Continue reading

An Englishman’s Guide to Indian Roads

I had come to India for a week long wedding party of my old colleague and even though there were plenty of eventful happenings that sprung up, the story I keep narrating over and over would be my experience driving on Indian roads. Having had the ple... Continue reading

Electric KSRTC Bus Trip

A few years back when the first Low-floor AC bus was introduced in Trivandrum, I saw a very eye-catching orange bus filled with people to such an extent that there wasn’t even sufficient space to place both legs. I saw my friends who despised b... Continue reading

Essentials for a long car trip

Before you all start taking up your pen and paper, let me confess that this isn’t a study lesson and I am not here to tell you how many band aids or cotton swabs you need to bring along or the litres of water that you should have drunk before s... Continue reading

The Driving Experience

Allow me to confess to you something that all my friends know about me and that is that I love to drive. Do not mistake me for one of those rash speed addicts. I am one of those who prefer a 20 minute drive on the highway over a puff of smoke to rela... Continue reading

The Near Escape

The single sentence all novice drivers have heard would be “Drive Slow”. I am sure after the millionth time it just goes through the other ear. I am no different. As I started driving more frequently my skills became sharper and I was mor... Continue reading

The Experience of Drunken Driving

In all honesty I need not educate anyone on the harmful effects of drunken driving. You are a danger to yourself as well as to everyone on the road. I have had my fair share of experience in dealing with drunkenness as a group, but contrary to what w... Continue reading

Car Interior cleaning Tips

I am one of those people who treat their car like their own kid and having even a tiny scratch on it is unbearable for me. I also ensure to take care of it’s interiors, but being a bachelor with a car and lots of friends in God’s own Coun... Continue reading

Carless City

Norwegian capital – Oslo which is famous for its superb quality of life’ in 2015 had made a bold promise to ban all cars downtown by 2019. If it finds success, the plan would be the first comprehensive and permanent four-wheel prohibition... Continue reading

The Night Ride

Any respectable automotive enthusiast would definitely have the inner urge to take their bike out on a date, where he can enjoy the wind in his hair and the lush of the road while on his beloved. The only problem is that he can’t do this being ... Continue reading

Tips to Protect Your Bike in the Monsoon

Fight against rust:  Ensure to keep your chain well lubricated and clean and moisture does not enter your battery terminals and they are coated with petroleum jelly or grease. It is also advised to coat the chrome parts with anti-rust solu... Continue reading

The Emotions after an Accident

Very recently I had the displeasure of being met with an accident; and to anyone who uses their vehicle on a daily basis within the city circle would know that this is a common sight. Just to not raise the alarms, I got off fairly unscratched while m... Continue reading

RANGE ROVER SPORT SVR

The Range Rover Sport SUV houses a 5.0 litre supercharged V8 petrol engine capable of producing 575 PS and 700 Nm of torque coupled to a 8 speed planetary gearbox. The makers claim that the 2.3 ton SUV can go from 0-100 in just 4.5 seconds and a top ... Continue reading

The Biker Experience

Have you ever wondered why bikers usually hang in bunches? To those who haven’t experienced this it’s hard to explain and those who have experienced will never find the right words. It’s like meeting another fan of your favourite te... Continue reading

Evolution of Cameras in Automobile

I would call myself lucky and I speak a tone of fortune rather than arrogance when I say that I have had the privilege to drive cars for 3 generations. The thing I have noted is that over the past couple of years though, cameras and screens have evol... Continue reading

The Joy of Driving

We always buy cars that are special to us and a true car enthusiast takes care of his car the same way he would care for his family and kids and that means even a small scratch on the car cannot be tolerated. I admit that I am one those careful drive... Continue reading

Porsche Cayanne E-Hybrid

Porsche Cayanne E-Hybrid houses a 333-hp supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 on its electric side and generates 95 horsepower and 229 lb-ft of torque. Combining both the internal-combustion engine’s output with the electric motors we get a total of 416 ... Continue reading

Brabham BT62

The Brabham Automotive is run by former Formula 1 racer and Le Mans 24 Hours winner David Brabham, the son of triple world champion Sir Jack and the BT62 is the first car from Brabham Automotive. It houses a 5.4-litre V8 quad-cam engine capable of gi... Continue reading

Honda coming with changes

Honda is all set to release 3 new models this financial year. All three models have been released in the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo. Honda saw an 8% growth in its production last financial year. The models are:1.       Second ... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki WagonR 3rd Gen

Maruti Suzuki are all set to launch the all-new WagonR around Diwali this year. According to statistics the previous model sold 1,68,644 units in the year 2017-18, that is almost 18,000 units a month and was India’s fifth best-selling car... Continue reading

Volkswagen Polo GTi

The Volkswagen Polo GTi houses a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine capable of producing 147kW and 320Nm of torque. The makers claim the car can reach from 0-100 km/h in just 7 seconds and has a top speed of 240km/h coupled to a six-speed paddle-sh... Continue reading

Ducati Monster 821

Ducati’s Monster model gets a new brethren with the Ducati Monster 821. It is a trickle-down engineering model of its big brother - the Monster 1200. It houses a Testastretta 11°, L-Twin, 4 Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder engin... Continue reading

Rolls-Royce Cullinan

Rolls-Royce Cullinan is built on a flexible, aluminum-intensive space frame architecture and under its hood it houses a 6.75-liter twin-turbo V-12 engine capable of producing 563 hp of power at a peak torque of 627 lb-ft of torque at just 1,600 rpm a... Continue reading

Indian Road Master Elite

The Indian Road Master Elite’s teaser campaign has gained much hype in the social media platform ever since its debut. The makers claim that the Road Master Elite is the most exquisite motorcycle ever made and with good reason. The Road Master ... Continue reading

Security Plates Coming on January 1st

Jan 1st 2019 will be a historic day for the safety of Road Transport in India as all the vehicles are requested to have a high security registration plate . The plate would have an Ashok Chakra hologram and a unique 10 digit unique identification num... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki to open up 300 new showrooms

India’s largest Car manufacturers – Maruti Suzuki is all set to inaugurate 300 new showrooms in the coming 2019. Maruti Suzuki the following year has had a 13.4% growth as a company and a 11.4% increase not to mention a profit margin of 1... Continue reading

Porche 911 GT3 RS sets a new Record

Porsche works race driver Kévin Estre set a new record in the world’s most challenging race track at Nurburing where he covered the 20.6 km track length in just 6.56 minutes in the all new Porche 911 GT3 RS.  The GT3 RS houses a 4.0... Continue reading

Norton Commando 961

British motorcycle brand Norton will be making its India debut next year in a tie-up with Kinetic. The iconic car maker will introduce two units in the nation, one of which will be the Norton Commando 961. It comes in two variants – The Command... Continue reading

Yamaha Tracer 900

The Yamaha Tracer is set to reveal itself in the upcoming 2018 auto expo. It houses a 847cc 3 cylinder liquid cooled 4 stroke 4 valves DOHC engine capable of producing 115 PS at 10000 rpm along with the peak torque of 87.5 Nm at 8500 rpm. The makers ... Continue reading

Mercedes Maybach SUV

Mercedes Maybach SUV was first showcased in the 2018 Auto China show in Beijing. It houses an 80kWh electric motor attached to each wheel and is capable of producing 740bhp of power coupled to an all-wheel drive. The makers claim a range of 200 miles... Continue reading

Suzuki GSX-S750

The Suzuki GSX-S750 houses a 749cc 16v DOHC inline four engine capable of producing 114PS of power at 10,500rpm and a peak torque of 81Nm at 9,000rpm. Its cosmetic features include:•          The All-... Continue reading

World’s Most Expensive Number Plate

The world's most expensive number plate is now on sale in the United Kingdom. Owned by UK resident and Khan Design owner, Afzal Khan, the 'F1' number is now available for ownership at Rs 132 crore. ‘F1' number plates are famous all over the wor... Continue reading

Vespa introduces new model Vespa Liberty 3v

Vespa has launched its all new Vespa liberty 3v. The vehicle was first displayed in 2014 Delhi Auto Expo. Vespa 3v is set to hit the Indian markets later this year or in the start of 2019.This scooter comes with a bold design that will turn any heads... Continue reading

The GFG Alliance

Indian origin business tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has introduced the GFG Alliance which aims to model the budget, lightweight city electric cars on a design developed by British car makers McLaren Racing. The electric units will be made available in Austra... Continue reading

Strom R3

Mumbai based startup – Strom Motors has unveiled an all-new electric car in India – The Strom R3. The 3 wheeled vehicle has one at the rear and two up front. The compact, two-door electric unit has been specifically designed for urban cit... Continue reading

Toyota and Suzuki Association

Japanese Manufacturers Toyota and Suzuki have joined hands for a new association in the automobile world. The details of their other alliance are still unknown. The new association is to develop the ‘Autonomous Driving Technology’. The mo... Continue reading

The Indian Armed Force with a new look

The Indian Armed Force has changed its standard vehicle from the Maruti Gypsy to the new Tata Safari Storm. Tata and the Armed Force got into the agreement last year and 3192 units have been manufactured so far. Its changes include: ·&nbs... Continue reading

Toyota Camry Hybrid

The Toyota Camry Hybrid 2018 houses three different engine choices - 203-hp 2.5-liter inline-four, a 301-hp 3.5-liter V-6 and a 208-hp hybrid. The makers claim the vehicle can reach from 0 to 60 mph in just under 7.9 seconds. Its cosmetic features in... Continue reading

Honda X-Blade

The Honda X-Blade 160 houses a 162.71 cc HET engine capable of producing 13.93 bhp of power at 8,500 rpm and develops a peak torque of 13.9 Nm at 6,000 rpm coupled to a 5-speed gearbox. Its shares its underpinning with the Honda CB Horner 160R with f... Continue reading

Mercedes-AMG E63 S

The all new Mercedes-AMG E63 S houses a 603-hp twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 tuned to put up with the engine’s 627 lb-ft of torque coupled to a nine-speed automatic transmission. Its cosmetic features include:• Adaptive cruise control&bu... Continue reading

Jaguar F-Pace SVR

The Jaguar F-Pace SVR houses the same engine as its previous model the supercharged 5.0-liter V-8 which is capable of producing 542 hp of power and 680 lb-ft of torque coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The makers claim the vehicle can... Continue reading

Honda CB Hornet 160 R

Honda showcased the updated version of the CB Hornet 160R at the 2018 Auto Expo. It houses the same 162.7cc, air-cooled motor as its previous edition and is capable of producing 14.9bhp of power at 8500rpm and peak torque of 14.5Nm at 6500rpm coupled... Continue reading

The Impact of Ambassador

I am not sure how many of you youngsters would know the name but there was a time where the name ‘ambassador’ resonated with high and mighty.  The Ambassador was considered a status symbol during the early 60's and late 70's. Th... Continue reading

Volkswagen Polo 1 Litre petrol

Volkswagen has released its new 1 litre polo. The new Volkswagen Polo 1.0 litre aspirates a 3-cylinder MPI petrol powertrain Capable of producing 75 HP of power at 6200 RPM and 95 Nm of torque at 3000-4300 RPM coupled to a 5-speed manual transmission... Continue reading

Yamaha R15 V3

The Yamaha R15 houses a new 155 cc, liquid-cooled engine capable of producing 19 bhp of power at a 10,000 rpm and 15 Nm of peak torque at 8500 rpm coupled to a 6-speed gearbox. It also comes with an assist and slip clutch for a smoother operation und... Continue reading

Benz Car Care Products

Mercedes Benz India has released ‘Quick and Clean’ solution. An innovative product designed to clean your car without the use of water. The company has designed the product in wake of the scorching summer that is about to reach our nation... Continue reading

Jaguar I-Pace

The Jaguar I-Pace houses a 90-kWh battery capable of producing 400 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. The vehicle structure itself has an inbuilt ¬liquid-cooled energy store, mounted in an aluminum housing. The makers claim that the vehicle... Continue reading

The Bajaj Pulsar 150

The Bajaj Pulsar 150 is powered by an air-cooled, single-cylinder motor capable of producing 14PS of power at 13.4Nm coupled to a 5-speed gearbox. The new Pulsar makes us e of an Evaporative Emission Control System (EVAP) that recycles fuel that vapo... Continue reading

Mahindra XUV 500 2018

The Mahindra XUV 500 houses a 2.2-litre diesel engine capable of producing 155hp at 3,750rpm and 360Nm of torque at 1,750-2,800rpm. Its cosmetic features include:•          Thick Chrome Grille•&n... Continue reading

Aadhar Link now applicable to Cars as well .

 The Central Government of India has decided to link all the cars to their respective owners Aadhar Card. The Central Ministry of Home Affairs have formulated a committee for the very purpose and their reports said that to have the complete data... Continue reading

The Karlmann King

The Karlmann King is the world’s most expensive SUV. It houses a 6.8-litre V10 engine capable of producing 395bhp of power and coupled to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Its physical dimensions are 5,990mm length, 2,480mm width and 2,480mm he... Continue reading

TATA NEXON XZ .

The Nexon XZ houses a 110hp, 1.5-litre diesel model and a 110hp, 1.2-litre petrol variant. Its cosmetic features include:1. projector headlamps 2. voice commands, voice alert feature 3. infotainment feature4. height adjust for the driver&rs... Continue reading

BMW M8 Gran Coupe

The M8 Gran Coupe concept houses a standard V-8 engine capable of producing 600 HP of power at a peak torque of 553 lb-ft coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Its cosmetic features include:•      &... Continue reading

Audi A6 8th Generation

The Audi A6 houses a 2.0 liter turbo engine capable of producing 252-hp of power. It comes in two variants – a front wheel seven speed automatic transmission and an all-wheel eight speed automatic. Its cosmetic features include:• &nbs... Continue reading

Range Rover SV Coupe

Jaguar Land Rover’s has revealed its three-door take on the Range Rover, dubbed the Range Rover SV Coupe. It is the first full-size luxury SUV coupe  in the world. It houses a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 engine capable of producing 416 kW at... Continue reading

Audi Set to Increase their Price in India

German Automobile giants – Audi are set to increase the price of all their models in India. All models and variants are expected to have an increase of 5% in their price. This means that the vehicles will have an overall increase of 1 Lakh to 9... Continue reading

Honda WRV Edge

Honda WRV Edge Edition i-VTEC S is the petrol variant in the WRV lineup and comes with an engine capable of producing 88.7bhp@6000rpm and 110Nm@4800rpm of max power and max torque coupled to a 5 Speed Manual transmission. Its cosmetic features includ... Continue reading

Karlmann King

The Karlmann King is the world’s most expensive SUV. It houses a 6.8-litre V10 engine capable of producing 395bhp of power and coupled to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Its physical dimensions are 5,990mm length, 2,480mm width and 2,480mm he... Continue reading

Multix No More in the Market

Royal Enfield makers – Eicher Motors and American manufacturers Polaris Motors had come together to form Eicher Polaris and released the Multix. The Multix was launched in the year 2015 and its price on Indian roads was around 2.3 Lakh INR. The... Continue reading

Datsun GO Remix

The Datsun GO Remix houses a 1.2-litre petrol engine capable of producing 68hp of power coupled to a five-speed manual transmission. Its cosmetic features include:•          New Rear Spoiler•&nbs... Continue reading

Range Rover Evoque - Convertible

The Range Rover Evoque – Convertible houses a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine at a 250 lb-ft. of torque coupled to a 9-speed automatic transmission. The makers claim 0-60 mph is 7.8 seconds, with top speed 112 mph. Its cosmetic feature... Continue reading

Ferrari 812 Super Fast

The 8 in this car’s name denotes the 800 horsepower the engine generates and the 12 is because there are a dozen cylinders beneath the hood while the superfast is a standing promise of the company. The makers claim 0-60 mph acceleration in just... Continue reading

Tata EVision

The Tata EVision made its grand debut at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show and is an electric concept sedan. Its cosmetic features include:•             frameless doors•   ... Continue reading

UM RENEGADE DUTY

American Motorcycle manufacturer UM Motorcycles launched the new Renegade Duty S cruiser in India at the Auto Expo 2018. It houses a 223cc engine capable of producing 16bhp of power at a peak torque of 17Nm coupled to a 5 speed transmission. Its cosm... Continue reading

Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai finally launched the new Santa Fe at the Auto Expo. It houses a 194bhp, 2.2-litre CRDi engine. It comes in both automatic and manual variant. Its cosmetic features include: •          Hex... Continue reading

Volkswagen Vento Sport Edition

 Volkswagen Vento Sport houses a 1.6-litre petrol engine capable of producing 105hp of power coupled to a five-speed manual transmission. It also comes with the automatic petrol version and also the diesel manual and automatic variants. Its cosm... Continue reading

Benz AMG GT

To date, the purpose-built AMG models have been two-door sports cars and roadsters. The Benz AMG GT4 changes all that and comes up with a 4 door model. It houses a 3.0-liter powertrain capable of producing 429 horsepower at a peak torque of 384 lb co... Continue reading

Tata H5X

The Tata H5X SUV made its debut at the 2018 Auto Expo. It houses a 2.0-litre MultiJet II diesel engine coupled to a 6-speed manual gearbox or a 9-speed automatic transmission. Its cosmetic features include:•      &n... Continue reading

Kia Sportage

The Kia Sportage houses a 181-hp inline-four engine coupled to a six-speed automatic transmission with front- or all-wheel drive. Its cosmetic features include:• Heated and Cooled Seats• A Panoramic Sunroof• Automated Emergency Braking... Continue reading

Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe

Harley-Davidson India has launched the brand new Softail Deluxe. It houses a 107 Milwaukee-Eight v-twin engine equipped with dual counter balancers which allows sublime smoothness. The unique features of the Softail Deluxe include: • &... Continue reading

Kia Rio Sedan

The Kia Rio Sedan is the smallest Kia you can buy. It houses a 1.6-liter inline-four engine capable of producing 130-hp of power coupled to a 6 speed automatic or manual transmission. The makers claim the vehicle to reach from 0-60mph in just 8.5 sec... Continue reading

UM Renegade Thor

The UM Renegade Thor is UM’s first all-electric motorcycle. It houses a  30kW motor with 70Nm of torque. Just like most other electric motorcycles it also has a gearbox. To promote the vehicle and encourage the buyers, the UM firm will giv... Continue reading

Tata Racemo Plus

Tata Racemo Plus houses a 1.2 Revotron three-cylinder engine capable of producing  190 PS of power at a peak torque of 210 Nm at 2500 rpm coupled to a 6-speed AMT that will also offer paddle shifters. The Racemo can achieve 0-100 in just under 6... Continue reading

YAMAHA R3

Yamaha Motor India has launched the updated YZF-R3. It houses a 321 cc in-line, twin-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine capable of producing 41 bhp of power at 10,750 rpm and 29.6 Nm of peak torque at 9000 rpm coupled to 6 speed gearbox. The Yamaha R3 co... Continue reading

Toyota Yaris Sedan

Toyota Yaris Sedan houses a 106-hp 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine coupled to a four-speed automatic transmission. Its cosmetic features include:•             Larger Grille• &n... Continue reading

BMW X4 2018

BMW X4 2018 was assured to emerge after the immense success of its predecessor, the BMW X3. The BMW X4 houses a 248-hp turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four power engine coupled to an 8 speed automatic transmission. The makers claim that the vehicle can... Continue reading

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R houses a 998cc 16 valve, DOHC, inline-four engine and sports a lighter crankshaft. The new chassis sports a head-stock that now sits 7.5mm closer to the rider. Overall, the new 10R is slightly higher, wider and longer than the o... Continue reading

Cleveland Cycle works in India

Cleveland Cycle works in India USA makers - Cleveland cycle works have made their way to India and have unveiled their vehicles at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo. The vehicles that are about to hit the Indian streets are:1) Misfit2) Scrambler 25... Continue reading

Tata Nexon Aero

Tata India has unveiled its compact SUV - Nexon Aero at the Delhi Auto Expo 2018. The unique feature of the Nexon Aero is that it can be customized to the user's wish and with the assistance of an i-pad they can get a clear idea of how the changes wo... Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz E-Class All Terrain

Mercedes-Benz E-Class All Terrain houses a 2.0-litre, inline-4 cylinder diesel engine capable of producing 194PS of max power at a peak torque of 400Nm coupled to a 9-speed automatic transmission. Its cosmetic features include:•   ... Continue reading

Hyundai Elite i20

Hyundai Elite i20 comes in two variants - a 1.2-litre petrol engine capable of producing 83PS/115Nm coupled to a 5 speed manual transmission and a .4-litre U2 CRDi Diesel engine capable of producing 90PS/220Nm coupled to a 6-speed manual transmission... Continue reading

Suzuki Hayabusa

 Suzuki has launched the 2018 version of the Suzuki Hayabusa in India. It is powered by an in-line, four-cylinder, 1,340cc fuel-injected, liquid-cooled DOHC engine capable of producing 199.7hp of power at a peak torque of 155Nm coupled to a six-... Continue reading

Mercedez Benz A Class

Mercedez Benz has revealed the design of its entry level A Class model. The vehicle bears a striking resemblance to the upcoming CLS. Currently code named W177 has bigger dimensions than its market model with 4419mm length, 1796mm width and 1440mm he... Continue reading

TVS N Torq

The TVS N Torq 125 houses a 125cc, single cylinder engine capable of producing 9.4 HP of power at a peak torque of 10.5 Nm coupled to an automatic gearbox. The scooter weighs 116.1 kg and can be bought in four matte shades namely Red, Green, Yellow a... Continue reading

Semi Automatic Cars to make way in India

Germany's very own Schaeffler Group aims to introduce self automatic cars in India. They make use of the semi-automatic gear shift so that the drivers may shift gears without the help of the clutch. The vehicle would possess only brake and accelerati... Continue reading

Hero Xtreme 200S

The Hero Xtreme 200S was first unveiled at the 2016 Auto Expo. It is powered by a 200cc single cylinder engine capable of producing 18bhp of power at a peak torque of 17Nm coupled to a five speed transmission. Its cosmetic features include:•&nbs... Continue reading

Mercedes Benz G- WAGON

The Mercedes Benz G- WAGON houses a 4.0-liter V-8 engine capable of producing 416 horsepower at a peak torque of 450 lb at 2000 rpm coupled to a 9 speed automatic transmission. It comes in 3 modes –Eco, Comfort and Sport. Its cosmetic features ... Continue reading

Maserati Levante

Maserati has unveiled its SUV model, the Levante. It houses a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine capable of producing 275hp of power at a peak torque of 600Nm. The makers claim the car can attain 0-100 kmph in under 7 seconds. Customization is the most ... Continue reading

Suzuki Burgman 125 .

 The Suzuki Burgman houses a 125cc engine capable of producing 11.8 BHP of power at a peak torque of 10.8Nm coupled to an automatic transmission. It competes with the likes of Honda PCX & Hero ZIR. Its price on Indian roads is estimated at R... Continue reading

Bajaj Dominar with a new Colour Change

 Bajaj Auto has launched its new Dominar in the country with 2 new paint schemes – Canyon Red and Glacier Blue. With the introduction of the 2 new models, the previous 2 models of plum and white have been dropped from the line-up. The vehi... Continue reading

Honda HRV

Honda is all set to introduce its smallest crossover, the HR-V. It houses a 1.8 litre four cylinder engine capable of producing 141 horsepower coupled to a manual transmission and is capable of reaching 0-60 mph in less than 9.5 seconds. Its cosmetic... Continue reading

Benz C Class Edition C

The Benz C Class Edition houses a 2.2 litre four-cylinder diesel engine capable of producing 170 hp of power at a peak torque of 400 Nm coupled to a seven speed automatic transmission. The makers claim 0-100 kmph acceleration in under 8.1 seconds and... Continue reading

Hyundai Nexo

Hyundai rolled out its fuel cell SUV – Hyundai Nexo. The SUV is set to replace the current hydrogen-powered Tucson.  The battery pack in the Nexo is located in the trunk rather than the floor and houses a 100-kW fuel cell and a 24-kW batte... Continue reading

Range Rover Evoque Landmark

Land Rover has launched its Range Rover Evoque Landmark Edition. It houses a 2.0-litre diesel engine capable of producing 177PS of power at a peak torque of 430Nm coupled to a 9-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle is capable of reaching 0-100km... Continue reading

Mahindra e2o Plus

The Mahindra e2o plus is the ideal purchase if one is looking for a zero-emissions car. The ‘plus’ stands for extra features the vehicle has, such as two extra doors, more legroom in the rear, a longer claimed range and an upgrade in soft... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga

The new Maruti Suzuki Ertiga houses a .4-litre petrol engine capable of producing 92PS of power at a peak torque of 130Nm coupled to a 5 speed manual transmission. The new Ertiga is comparatively spacious. It gets a premium look thanks to its alloy w... Continue reading

ROYAL ENFIELD HIMALAYAN

Royal Enfield has launched its Himalayan Sleet limited edition with the ‘Explorer’ kit.  The motorcycle is limited to only 500 units. Its new color scheme introduces an angular camouflage pattern on matte-grey panels. It also consist... Continue reading

Mercedez Benz V Class

Mercedes produced a versatile Mercedez Benz V Class which has a comfortable MPV with many possibilities. The 2.1 litre diesel engine in this model has been carries from their senior Viano. ·        ... Continue reading

Hyundai Verna 1.4L PETROL

Hyundai India has launched its 1.4 litre petrol variant for Verna. It is capable of producing 100 bhp of power actor peak torque of 132 Nm at 4000 rpm coupled to a 6 speed manual transmission. Its cosmetic features include:       ... Continue reading

Datsun Go Cross

Following the success of the Datsun Go, Redigo and the MPV Go+, the Nissan sub-brand is all set to introduce the Go-Cross to India. It houses a 1.2 litre three-cylinder petrol engine coupled to a five speed manual transmission.   ... Continue reading

How Helmets Work

We all have been advised to wear a helmet while riding our two wheeler and you are lucky if you have just been fined by the authorities when riding in its absence because let’s face it we all have stories to tell regarding how wearing a helmet ... Continue reading

RE Continental GT 650

RE Continental GT 650 is the very first twin-cylinder engine from the Royal Enfield family. It churns out 47bhp and 52Nm at 7100rpm and 4000rpm respectively. Another first from the Royal Enfield family is the inclusion of the six-speed gearbox. The G... Continue reading

Aprilia SR 125

Following the immense success of Aprillia SR 150, Piaggio India has launched the Aprilia SR 125. It houses a 125cc single-cylinder engine that comes along with a CVT capable of producing 9.5 BHP of power at a peak torque of 8.2 Nm. Appearance wise th... Continue reading

To Beat With TESLA, NIO Comes with ES8

Chinese startup Nio (formerly known as NextEV) which was started in 2014 has announced plans for a mass-production electric SUV, the ES8. The ES8 has one electric motor on each axle, giving it all-wheel drive. The two motors churns out a total power ... Continue reading

Range Rover SVO Bespoke

Land Rover has released its SVO Bespoke variant of its flagship Range Rover in India. It comes in two variants – a diesel variant and a supercharged petrol model. Its diesel variant houses a 4.4-litre V8 diesel engine capable of producing 335hp... Continue reading

Ford Figo Cross

Ford India after the EcoSport facelift has launched the Figo hatchback – the Ford Figo Cross. It houses a 1.2-litre, three-cylinder, twin-cam engine capable of producing 95bhp of power, while generating 115Nm of torque coupled to a 5-speed manu... Continue reading

BMW Retakes Their Drifting World Record

BMW was the record holder for the longest drift when driver Johan Schwartz set a record back in 2013. That record was however broken by Toyota, twice in three years and we are all sure that hurt. It bothered them to such an extent that they designed ... Continue reading

Mahindra S201

The Mahindra S201 houses a 1.2-litre, three-cylinder mFalcon engine unit capable of producing 140hp of power which is 20hp more than the new Ford and 30hp more than the Tata Nexon. In effect, the S201 is a smaller modified version of the Ssangyong Ti... Continue reading

Jaguar E-Pace

The Jaguar E-Pace houses a 2.0-liter inline engine capable of producing 246 HP of power at a peak torque of 295 lb-ft of torque coupled to a nine-speed automatic transmission. The makers kept the interior designs simple and neat. The Jaguar faithfull... Continue reading

BMW Z4

The BMW Z4 houses a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine capable of producing 240 hp of power at 6500 rpm and 260 lb-ft of torque coupled to a six-speed stick or seven-speed dual-clutch auto. The makers claim 0-to-60 acceleration with the manual down by 0.1... Continue reading

Okinawa Praise

The Okinawa Praise is powered by a 1000 watt electric motor that produces about 2500 watt of power or 3.34 bhp and 40 Nm of peak torque. The makers claim an impressive 170-200 km on a single charge. The scooter also comes with a storage space of 19.5... Continue reading

Ducati Scrambler Mach 2.0

The Ducati Scrambler Mach 2.0 houses an 803cc L-twin engine capable of producing 73hp at 8,250rpm and 67Nm at 5,570rpm coupled to a 6 speed transmission. It comes in mainly 3 variants – the Icon, Classic and Full Throttle all of which tri... Continue reading

Nissan Terra

Nissan automobiles have named their new SUV as ‘Nissan Terra’. Earlier several sources said that the China based SUV would be named ‘Nissan Paladin’. It houses a 2.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine capable of producing... Continue reading

Honda Rebel 300

Honda Rebel 300 is powered by a 286cc liquid-cooled four-stroke engine. It is the closest relative to the classic, approachable, and affordable Rebel 250 that motorcyclists have become familiar with since its debut in 1985. Its changes include a rais... Continue reading

Land Rover Discovery Sport

The Land Rover Discovery Sport houses a 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel engine capable of producing 147 BHP of power at a peak torque of 382 Nm coupled to a 9 speed automatic transmission. It comes in 2 variants SE and HSE, neither of which supports a petr... Continue reading

Hennessey Venom F5

Hennessey Venom F5 houses a twin-turbocharged V-8 engine capable of producing 1600 horsepower coupled to a seven-speed single-clutch automated manual transmission. Even though it is not clear if the Hennessey special has taken the title from the Buga... Continue reading

Honda Amaze 2018

The Honda Amaze comes in two variants, the 1.2 i-VTEC petrol engine and the1.5 i-DTEC engines. It offers 100ps at 3600rpm of sheer power and unmatched acceleration. Its cosmetic features include:•        &... Continue reading

Maserati Quattroporte GTS

The Maserati Quattroporte GTS houses a 4691 cc power plant capable of producing 440 BHP of power at a max torque of 490 Nm at 7000 rpm. Its cosmetic features include:•          Prominent Grille &... Continue reading

Maruti Vitara Brezza

Maruti Vitara Brezza houses a 1.2-litre Boosterjet engine capable of producing 83bhp and 110Nm of peak torque coupled to a five-speed manual gearbox. The Brezza is also expected to come in a smaller capacity engine and is extremely fuel efficient. Th... Continue reading

Mini Countryman

The Mini Countryman houses a 134 hp turbocharged 1.5 litre inline engine coupled to a 6 speed manual transmission. its cosmetic features include 1. square-cornered body 2. macho stylingThe mini countryman locks horns with the likes of Audi ... Continue reading

Lamborghini gets caught by bicycle

Before you all start assuming, the title could not be any more correct. A video has recently emerged which shows a Japanese petrol officer who chased down a Lamborghini driver after he jumped a red light. An orange Lamborghini huracan after letting t... Continue reading

TATA NANO EV

India’s most affordable 4 wheeler, the Tata Nano is all set to release its electric version. The Nano EV will be launched on November 28. Initially it will only be launched for the taxi segment, right now only Ola and Bangalore based taxi servi... Continue reading

Toyota India with Price Hike

    Toyota India has increased its price on all its models by 3%. This price increase is due to the increase in manufacturing cost. All models under the Toyota brand will have this price increase hike, from Liva to L... Continue reading

Indian Scout Bobber

The Indian Scout Bobber houses a 12.5 L Liquid Cooled V -Twin Engine. It is capable of producing 95.1 PS of power at a peak torque of 97 Nm @ 5600 rpm coupled to a 6 speed transmission. The Scout Bobber is priced at Rs 12,99,000 INR and has a waiting... Continue reading

New Maruti Suzuki Swift

The New Maruti Suzuki Swift comes in two variants, namely the 1.2-litre petrol, 1.3-litre diesel engine. The four-cylinder petrol engine is capable of producing 83 BHP at a peak torque of 115Nm while the diesel model produces 75bhp in 190Nm both of w... Continue reading

TVS Apache RR 310

The TVS Apache RR 310 houses a four-valve 312 cc, single-pot motor capable of producing 33.5 BHP of power at a peak torque of 27.3 Nm at 7700 revs. Its cosmetic features include:•          Twin LED pr... Continue reading

Road Roller Punishment for Loud Exhausts

We have all had a mini heart attack in our own home during odd hours as we suddenly hear the sirens wailing of the new gen motorcycles as they accelerate past our streets. It seems the youth of our nation have discovered a new trend in molding their ... Continue reading

Lamborghini Urus

Industry sources say that the Lamborghini Urus (production version) is expected to launch at the Shanghai Auto Show in April 2017. The Urus concept was first showcased to the world at the Beijing Auto Show. Before the official unveil, Lamborghini wil... Continue reading

Mercedes Benz CLS

The Mercedes Benz CLS houses a 2.2-litre four-cylinder diesel engine capable of producing 204bhp and 500Nm of torque coupled to a 7G-tronic dual-clutch gearbox. The car is capable of reaching 0-100kmph in just 7.5 seconds. Visually the CLS has very n... Continue reading

Mahindra U321

Mahindra U321 will house a 2.2-litre or the 1.99 litre mHawk engines capable of producing 140bhp of power at over 300Nm of torque coupled to a six-speed manual gearbox and an automatic transmission as well. It is believed that even though the Xylo wa... Continue reading

Datsun Redi-GO

The Datsun Redi-GO has been developed on the same platform as that of the Renault Kwid. It houses a 800cc three-cylinder petrol engine capable of producing 68bhp@5500rpm power at a peak torque of 91Nm@4250rpm coupled to a 5-Speed Automatic transmissi... Continue reading

Kawasaki Versys-X

The Kawasaki Versys-X 300 houses a 296cc parallel-twin motor capable of producing 38.5bhp of peak power and 27Nm of maximum torque coupled to a six-speed gearbox. Its cosmetic features include:•        &nb... Continue reading

NASA Reinvents the Wheel

Success is the only word by which we can describe the NASA’s Curiosity mission but one thing that was a bit of drawback was the fact that the tyres of the rovers kept tearing up due to the rocks and the harsh environment. Temperatures in the sa... Continue reading

Toyota – Suzuki Handshake

India is all set to welcome electric vehicles by the year 2020. Japan car manufacturers Toyota teams up with Suzuki to introduce the new line of electric vehicles in our nation. They plan to start up several charging units. The agreement between Suzu... Continue reading

Yamaha MT-09

The Yamaha MT-09 houses an 847cc, liquid-cooled three pot motor capable of producing 115PS of power at a peak torque of 87Nm coupled to a 6 speed gearbox. The MT-09 reaches from 0-100kmph in under 4 seconds. Its cosmetic features include: &middo... Continue reading

Toyota Vios

The Toyota Vios houses two variants namely, the 1.4-litre diesel engine and 1.5-litre petrol engine capable of producing 99 PS @ 6000 rpm at a peak torque of 123 Nm @ 4200 rpm coupled to a seven speed manual transmission. Its new facelifted model has... Continue reading

Price Increase of Skoda

Skoda Auto has increased its price of all its models by 2% -3% in Indian markets. This is as a result of the price changes in Indian markets for all automotive products. Skoda currently has 5 models in Indian markets namely,·   &nbs... Continue reading

Jeep compass

The release of the Jeep Compass created all sorts of stirs within the automobile world in India and not long after its release, FCI (Fiat Chrysler India) had issued a recall for the same. As of now over 1200 units of the Jeep Compass that was manufac... Continue reading

Tips For Night Drive (Bikes)

I will start off by saying to avoid night trips as much as possible and only during unavoidable situations indulge in this. It is shown that over 70% of accidents occur during night time. In today’s edition let us discuss on some tips we should... Continue reading

Government Endorsed Cab Service

Bangalore is all set to witness change in regards to their cab servicing scheme as the Janata Dal (Secular), a political party headed by former Prime Minister H.D. Devegowda has officially endorsed ‘Namma TYGR’ an app-based cab service ru... Continue reading

AUDI SQ7 TDI

The Audi SQ7 houses a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 diesel engine capable of producing 435hp at a peak torque of 900 Nm coupled to an 8 speed automatic transmission. It reaches from 0-100kph in just 4.9 seconds. While driving, the transition from electric ... Continue reading

The BMW X3

The BMW all new third generation X3 houses a four- or six-cylinder engine capable of producing 248 horsepower at a peak 258 lb-ft of torque coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. Its cosmetic features include&nbs... Continue reading

The Benelli Leoncino

The Benelli Leoncino houses a twin-cylinder, four-stroke engine, liquid-cooled, 500cc, capable of producing a maximum power of 48 bhp at 8500 rpm and at a peak torque of 45 Nm that comes in at a low 5000rpm coupled to a speed transmission. It was fir... Continue reading

Jeep Compass gets recalled back

The release of the Jeep Compass created all sorts of stirs within the automobile world in India and not long after its release, FCI (Fiat Chrysler India) had issued a recall for the same. As of now over 1200 units of the Jeep Compass that was manufac... Continue reading

Audi SQ7

The Audi SQ7 houses a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 diesel engine capable of producing 435hp at a peak torque of 900 Nm. It reaches from 0-100kph in just 4.9 seconds. While driving, the transition from electric powered compressor to single turbo to bi-tu... Continue reading

Jaguar F-Pace

The Jaguar F-Pace comes in a variety of variants such as the standard 247-hp turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four, a 180-hp turbo-diesel 2.0-liter inline-four, and a 380-hp supercharged 3.0-liter V-6. With a top speed of 125mph, the F pace can reach 0-... Continue reading

Renault Duster

Renault Duster houses a 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder, turbo diesel engine capable of producing 110PS of peak power and 248Nm of peak torque coupled to a 6-speed AMT box. It is also India’s only 6-speed AMT unit. Its cosmetic features include•&nbs... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz

The Nexa Ciaz houses a 1.4-litre K-series petrol engine capable of producing 94bhp and 134Nm of torque coupled to a five-speed manual transmission. The Ciaz is also the first model to employ the SHVS (Smart Hybrid Vehicle from Suzuki) technology in i... Continue reading

Polestar One

The Polestar 1 houses a triple battery set-up along with a unique combination of three electric motors and a supporting combustion engine capable of producing 600 HP with a 1000 Nm of peak torque. Its cosmetic features include: •  ... Continue reading

NISSAN KICKS

Japanese Automotive Giants – Nissan is all set to introduce their ‘Kick’ in Indian roads by the middle of the year 2018. The Kick is based on the B0 platform and houses a 1.5 litre petrol and diesel engine capable of producing 108 b... Continue reading

Mahindra TUV 300 PLUS F

The Mahindra TUV 300 houses a 1.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine and may also adopt the 2.2-litre diesel engine and is capable of producing 100 bhp@3750 rpm at a peak torque of 240 Nm@1600-2800 rpm coupled to a 5 speed manual transmission. Its cos... Continue reading

Ssangyong Rexton

The SsangYong Rexton houses a 2.2 litre turbo diesel engine coupled to a 7-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle offers a 4-wheel drive system which provides maximum comfort in an off road system. Its cosmetic features include:•  &... Continue reading

Lexus LS500

Lexus LS 500 is powered by an all-new twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V-6 capable of producing 414 horsepower and 443 pound-feet of torque coupled to a 10-speed automatic transmission.  The makers claim the vehicle can reach from 0 -100 kmph in just... Continue reading

Jeep Renegade

The American Automobiles brand has given an aggressive look to the renegade model. It houses a 1.6-litre Multijet2 turbo-diesel engines capable of producing 116bhp and more than 300Nm of torque. Both engines are coupled to a 6-speed manual transmissi... Continue reading

LEXUS NX 300H

Toyota’s very own Lexus is set to release its 4th model in Indian soil - The Lexus NX 300 H. It houses a 2.5 litre petrol hybrid engine capable of producing 196 BHP of power and comes in two variants, namely Luxury and F Sport. The makers claim... Continue reading

7th-generation Volkswagen Jetta

The all new seventh-generation Volkswagen Jetta is all set to make its global debut in January 2018 at the Detroit Motor Show. Volkswagen will soon discontinue the current sixth-gen Jetta in the country as the remaining stock will get over. The new J... Continue reading

Toyota Camry Hybrid

Toyota launched its Hybrid model – The Camry earlier in February 2017. It houses a 2.5-litre petrol engine and an electric motor capable of producing 205PS in a 6 speed automatic transmission. The makers claim a mileage of 19.16kmpl. Its cosmet... Continue reading

Norton Makes its way to Indian Soil

Good news to all Motorcycle enthusiasts in India as Norton Bikes is ready to make its way to Indian shores. Norton is one of the most celebrated motorcycle brands in Britain. The deal to bring these bikes to India has been formally taken up by the Ki... Continue reading

Audi A7

The Audi A7 houses a supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 engine capable of producing 340 hp of power coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The A7 looks as sharp as ever and gives both flair and hatchback possibility. The Quattro all-wheel dr... Continue reading

BMW X2

BMW has unveiled their latest crossover – the X2. It has 2 engines in offer mainly the 2.0-litre diesel and a 2.0-litre petrol. The diesel variant is tuned to two output stages - 190PS/400Nm and 231PS/450Nm and is coupled to an 8-speed steptron... Continue reading

Mercedes AMG – G 65

Mercedes AMG – G 65 houses a 6.0-liter V12 biturbo engine capable of producing a maximum output of 463 kW (630 hp) and a maximum torque of 1000 Newton meters coupled to an AMG speed shift plus 7g-tronic Automatic Transmission. The makers claim ... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara

The Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara is Maruti’s flagship model in the SUV category. It houses a Fiat-sourced 1.6-litre Multijet Turbo Diesel engine capable of producing 120 PS output and 320 Nm coupled to a 6 speed manual transmission. Its external ... Continue reading

The Tata Hexa

The Tata Hexa is launched in two variants, namely the Absolute and Indulge. It houses a 2.2-litre VARICOR diesel engine with either 150PS/320Nm or 156PS/400Nm. It is coupled to a 5-speed manual but its top models also support a 6-speed manual as well... Continue reading

Brake Fluids

I waste no time in telling anyone the importance of driving safely and slowly, because if you haven’t figured that out already I will wait till you come to that conclusion yourself, hopefully not by any sort of firsthand experience. Today let u... Continue reading

Audi Q8

Audi’s upcoming flagship SUV, the Q8 was initially revealed at the 2017 DetroitMotor Show and its brethren - the Q8 Sport was initiated at the 2017 GenevaMotor Show. The Audi Q8 houses a 3.0-litre TFSI six-cylinder petrol engine with amild hybr... Continue reading

Range Rover

The new Range Rover comes in mainly two variants, the petrol and diesel. The petrol model houses a 5.0-liter supercharged V-8 engine while the diesel comes in the turbo-diesel 3.0-liter V-6 with 254 horsepower. Appearance wise, the range rover comes ... Continue reading

Rolls Royce Phantom

The new Phantom houses a twin-turbo 6.75-litre V12 engine capable of churning out 571PS of power and 900Nm of torque. The engine is well capable of delivering all of its torque at revs as low as 1,700. Even though the new Phantom weighs over 2.5 tons... Continue reading

Maruti Suzuki Celerio X

Maruti Suzuki is all set to launch the cross-hatch version of its Celerio – the Cellerio X. the vehicle houses a 1.0-litre K10-B engine Capable of churning out a max power of 68PS at 6000rpm and a peak torque of 90Nm at 3500rpm. It is coupled t... Continue reading

SKODA KAROQ|A4auto

The Skoda Karoq houses the new 1.5-litre TSI turbo petrol and regular 2.0-litre TDI diesel unit. It comes in a 6-speed manual gearbox or a 7-speed DSG (dual-clutch automatic). The 4 wheeler is expected to reach Indian shores by early 2018 and has bee... Continue reading

BMW X7

BMW is all set to release another edition in its Luxury Premium SUV-  X7. The 7 seater model houses  BMW’s signature Kidney Grill model but is a bit  bigger than its previous model. It is also believed all future models will bear... Continue reading

Nissan Shuts Down in Japan

World renowned Car manufacturers Nissan Motors has had to suspend all of its production in Japan. The makers were forced into this move in their own home land after failing the quality inspection and its several flaws exposed. Nissan had a total of 6... Continue reading

Carbon Brakes VS Steel Brakes

An active argument that is persisting within most riders is the type of rotors they use. There are only 2 worthy candidates and they are Carbon Disc Brakes Steel Disc Brakes I myself have an opinion to this age old argument but this is not about me... Continue reading

Mercedes- Benz with yet another recall

World renowned carmaker, Mercedes-Benz, has announced a recall of four lakh vehicles in the United Kingdom due to a potential airbag issue. The German company however has confirmed that this recall is not connected to the infamous Takata airbag scand... Continue reading

The Negative Mindset

A video that my friend shared went viral a few days back, many of you might have already seen it, it features two guys in their bikes with podcast cameras in their helmet who gets pulled over by the cops, for the sole reason that their bikes were &ls... Continue reading

Diwali Discounts for Automotive Firms

The celebration of lights is often decorated in our nation with mouthwatering offers from all genres. Today let us check the most exciting offers in the automobile industry Maruti Suzuki Model Maruti Suzuki      ... Continue reading

Best Selling Car in India

In a nation where the streets are filled with 4 wheelers and the used cars sales just sky rocket, the title of ‘best-selling car’ is a monumental feat. The Maruti Dzire was launched ahead of its other models in 2017 and unlike its predece... Continue reading

‘Dragon’ to be seen in India

Motor Vehicle Giants – Ford is all set to release its ‘dragon’ petrol engine in India. The 1.5-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine is capable of churning 121bhp of power and 150 Nm of peak torque. It comes with a 5-speed manual, or a 6-... Continue reading

Koenigsegg Agera beats Bugatti Chirons record

The Bugatti Chiron a few weeks back broke the record for the fastest ever 0-400 kmph run and dead stop which was rounded off at 42 seconds. The Koenigsegg Agera beat the same record at just 36.4seconds, a staggering 8 seconds less than its previous s... Continue reading

Smart Helmet by Boarderless

Boarderless’, a Japan based company launched the Cross Helmet X 1, a smart motorcycle helmet with an array of features. The helmet captures 170° directly behind the driver and offers wider road view and peripheral vision. The loud noices th... Continue reading

Ronaldo’s new Bugatti Chiron

Cristiano Ronaldo is arguably a name you have heard of even if you don’t follow the sport of football. He is one of the most paid athletes in the world and he has recently revealed his new Bugatti Chiron. It costs a whopping 2 Million which tra... Continue reading

The Unsuspecting increase in Petrol Prices

A common sight that we are all used to witnessing is the anger and criticism that arises by the Le man after a hike in petrol or diesel prices. The current government have apparently found a way around this by using the ‘daily pricing’ sc... Continue reading

License to be revoked in the 5th Time

Under the directions of Supreme Court, the traffic regulations within the state of Kerala have been made stricter with periodic checking and surprise inspection. In addition to enforcing the already existing rules, State Police Chief & Director G... Continue reading

Auto Expo 2018

India’s most anticipated motor show – Auto Expo 2018 is expected to be held from February 9-14, 2018. Organised under the aegis of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Automotiv... Continue reading

Two Wheelers on the Road

Life without a two wheeler has become near impossibility in the city. When you consider our humble Kerala where the average temperatures are soaring daily, one can’t imagine having to stay outdoors for more than necessary. The only viable optio... Continue reading

Safety Protocols in NarendraModi’s Car

I am sure we all have read about the security options provided for the U.S president in his vehicle but how many know about the same in our Prime Minister – NarendraModi’s vehicle. During his Gujarat Chief Minister days, he used to have a... Continue reading

The Carpooling Trend

I still recall telling the story of how my sister and I sharing an auto with a random girl stranger around my sister’s age when I was in 2nd standard. It was a big thing for me as this was the first time we shared a public vehicle with someone ... Continue reading

QR Code for Vehicles

Very recently I had a chance to read upon something very interesting but let me start with a question – How many times have you cursed the heavens because you couldn’t take your vehicle from a parked spot purely due to the carelessness of... Continue reading

Driverless Tractor

Mahindra & Mahindra has unveiled its first ever Driverless Tractor in India. The pioneer venture was developed at the Mahindra Research Valley. According to Mahindra’s claims, its new driverless tractor can self-perform some unique tasks, s... Continue reading

Ford – Mahindra Handshake

It is indeed the age of joint venture and we can see several manufacturing giants teaming up with each other to beat the competition. The same strategy has been employed by Mahindra and Ford who are in talks of a joint association. The Mahindra Group... Continue reading

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance

The Renault, Nissan & Mitsubishi motors have formed a joint alliance that aims to double their annual synergies. The target they have set is 10 billion by the year 2022. The vehicles will be on 4 platforms and will roll out 9 million vehicles. Th... Continue reading

Bajaj Urbanite

Following the trend in electric vehicle space, India’s very own Bajaj is planning the same by moving into the two wheeler and three wheeler in electric space. Bajaj Managing Director – Rajiv Bajaj said that the company is currently workin... Continue reading

Lamborghini Urus

The Italian supercar marque Lamborghini is set to launch the most anticipated Urus. It falls under the SUV category. Between the years of 1988 and 1993, Lamborghini tried their hand at the SUV category and revealed the LM002 which was removed from th... Continue reading

The Bike Hype

How often have we seen two wheelers swoosh past us on open roads and how many times have we been frustrated at the fact that these light vehicles just swerve and turn during heavy traffic and reach their destinations while we are still stuck in the n... Continue reading

The Used Vehicle Trend in Kerala

Let me start by reenacting a common scene that one might see in an old classic Malayalam movie where the hero comes back to his homeland and exclaims in wonder at the changes that have occurred. Even though this particular scene is not that noteworth... Continue reading

GST changes for Four Wheelers

GST has taken a toll in every business and in turn affected the lives of all us commoners as well. The latest updates on GST in regards to the field of automobiles is that Light weight four wheelers are exempted to any further change GST – 28... Continue reading

The Riding Experience

Many a times I have seen youngsters come near me and rev up their accelerators, I take a look at their bikes; filled to the brim with the latest technology and features the motor bike world has to offer. Let me start off by saying I am not hating the... Continue reading

Michelin and Pirelli start their Indian Campaign

Michelin: The French tyre manufacturers has introduced the Pilot Sport 4 range of tyres in India, the tyres of size R16, R17 and R18 are made available in 8 different specifications. The tyre possesses deep longitudinal grooves which assist in the we... Continue reading

Parking Social Experiment

Very recently I had the chance to participate in a social experiment held at Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu. The experiment was rather simple, in a rather busy street people were asked to park their vehicles in 1 of 4 locations. The 4 classifications was C... Continue reading

Helping Hands

 Very rarely but most surely my friends and I, dress up in black leather attire in the blazing hot sun and make a trip to some location. During one such trip we decided to stop at a local watering hole to have ourselves some beverage to get a re... Continue reading

Indian World Record Set

TVS racing has entered the India Book of Records by setting the record for the longest non-stop stunt show in India. The TVS racing team performed nonstop stunts for a period of 5 hours from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Express Avenue in Chennai on Aug... Continue reading

Royal Enfield does not need a Partner

Royal Enfield CEO, MrSiddhartaLal in a conversation with Business Standard made it clear that his brand does not need any sort of OEM partnership. This question was raised in regards to the Bajaj and Triumph partnership in India and if Royal Enfield ... Continue reading

Ganesh Idol Made of Auto Parts Unveiled

Car manufacturing giants – Ford are all set to celebrate this Ganesh Chaturthi in style. The four wheel manufacturers have installed a 6ft idol of Lord Ganesha at Oberoi Mall at Goregoan made purely from auto parts. The idol installation is als... Continue reading

Earphone Trouble

On Thursday noon as I was desperately trying to meet up with my friend who finally landed back home to give me that decade long treat I got pulled over by a local cop. Before you all jump to conclusions, it was a gearless scooter for which I have all... Continue reading

Salt Water treatment for a new KTM Duke

No matter how lawful you claim to be in the road, there are probably a few laws that you must have overlooked or completely unaware of. In the heart of the city an incident happened that opened my eyes for sure. A Police officer had allegedly emptied... Continue reading

Tips for Fresher on the Road

I am sure that we all remember the first time we got our hands on our license and was lawfully certified to drive. We would be cruising through the road with a smile on our face and a bit of tension in our hearts. There were a lot of lessons we learn... Continue reading

Cheapest Diesel Cars in India

Diesel four wheelers were always in high demand for Indian customers. This factor is mostly due to its efficient fuel price. The times that diesel engineers were frowned upon due to their service needs and other internal short comings are long gone. ... Continue reading

Tips When Buying Tires

Irrespective of what specification you built your bike to in the end it is only the wheels that connect the bike and the road. The one thing us Indians fail to change at the required periodic time are tires. Today let us take a look at certain parame... Continue reading

5 Most Powerful Bikes in India

Long gone are the days where we see a super bike once a fortnight or imported motor bikes are limited to only 1 or 2 per city. Now-a-days we can see high end motor bikes swooping through the streets at every traffic interval. With a variety of new mo... Continue reading

Carberry Motorcycles comes to India

Carberry Motorcycles launches Royal Enfield V-Twin engines in India. The Australian firm is most famous for its Royal Enfield twin-cylinder engines. The makers are yet to reveal the complete specifications of the vehicle but only say that the exhaust... Continue reading

Tesla Model 3 Released

This July marked an important period in Tesla Motors legacy as they rolled out the Tesla Model 3 to its first 30 customers. A total of 50 vehicles were made of which 30 were given to the customers and the remaining 20 to internal staff including 1 fo... Continue reading

Telematics

Telematics is the science of using integrated use of telecommunications and I.T for vehicles. It deals with time navigation, roadside assistance, and vehicle tracking. It makes use of a black box fitted on the vehicle which records all aspects of dri... Continue reading

Tattooed Motorcycle

It is a common trend to cover your motorbike with tattoo motifs using an airbrush but for the first time Game Over Cycles, a custom motorcycles manufacturer from Poland has made the world's first tattooed motorcycle. The bike used was the Recidivist ... Continue reading

Different Types Of Clutches for Two wheelers

I would be pointing out the obvious if I say that anyone who rides a motorcycle uses clutch on a daily basis but not everyone knows the different types used. Even though they can be classified into wet and dry type, it can further be generalized base... Continue reading

Road safety

The rise of accidents in the streets of our nation has been ever increasing. The latest statistics reveal that one fatal accident occurs every 4 minutes. India ranks top in highest number of road accidents as well as it accounts for over 50% of selfi... Continue reading

Renault- Nissan Alliance on Top

The alliance between alliance Renault and Nissan was one that shook the world. France based Renault joined with Japanese based Nissan in 1999. The addition of Mitsubishi into this alliance in 2016 has made the collective group the world’s large... Continue reading

Big shots Join Formula E

There is little to no doubt that Formula E is going to be well and truly the next big thing in motorsports. Car manufacturing giants such as Mercedes and BMW have already announced their entry to the big stage. In the latest instalment, Porsche has a... Continue reading

Carbon Brakes

No matter how fast your motorbike can go, it is only as good as how fast you can stop. It’s not rocket science to know that every motor bike needs to have good enough brake system. Brakes have evolved a lot from its initial ‘stream line&r... Continue reading

U.K Bans Petrol and Diesel Engines

The United Kingdom will reportedly put an end to internal combustion engines. It is predicted that by 2040, the entire nation would be free from petrol and diesel engines and will not even incorporate the same into their hybrid models. Currently U.K ... Continue reading

Yamaha Inaugurates ‘Bikerz’

India Yamaha Motor Pvt Ltd had inaugurated its first Scooter Boutique in India. The 3100 sq ft area structure has been constructed in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The one stop destination for scooters and fashion accessories has been named ‘Bikerz&rsqu... Continue reading

Hybrid Vehicle

Hybrid Vehicle is a type of vehicle that utilizes more than one form of on board energy for propulsion. They have a traditional internal combustion engine as well as an electric motor and battery pack for storing power. They utilize the electric part... Continue reading

Ford f150 Police Pickup

Ford is undoubtedly one of the dominant players in providing police vehicles in the U.S and they are boosting their own status by providing the first ever ‘pursuit rated’ pickup truck. Although there are no criteria for ‘pursuit rat... Continue reading

Advantages of Mono Shock

They say two heads are better than one but two cross suspensions are not better than mono cross suspension. The Mono shock suspension can now- a-days be found at the end of the swing arm and the other at the end of the chassis. The position itself be... Continue reading

Long Journey Tips

We all have had the thought of traversing across the country on our two wheelers with our amigos. Even though this sounds great, there are a few things we need to keep in mind. So from experience let me tell you my young friends what are the importan... Continue reading

Driving in the Monsoon

Monsoon season has hit us in a very literal sense by storm. Our bad roads and weak infrastructure makes driving both two and four wheelers difficult. A4auto.com offers our readers few tips during this monsoon season.  Check Your tires: Most people... Continue reading

Drunk Driving

Accidents caused by drunken driving has had a 20% increase within the last 6 years. Statistics and reports revealed that in a 100 deaths on the road drunken driving was the cause of demise for over 50 personnel. These reports were taken shortly after... Continue reading

The Growing Distress in our Streets

In a recent survey it was found out that over 1.3 million civilians have died in India in the past decade alone. The same survey when detailed revealed that 50% of the drivers on the road have witnessed a fatal or near fatal accident. 30% has had a f... Continue reading

Blaze laser light

According to reports, over 80% of all cyclists involved in accidents met one when the oncoming vehicle where either overtaking or over junctions, basically in scenarios where the driver is not aware of the cyclists due to blind spot, dark areas etc. ... Continue reading

Tata’s RaceMo gets Cut Off

Tata Motors luxury sub –brand TaMo and its sports coupe – RaceMo (Internally known as Futuro ) was unveiled in the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. Tata Motors had then revealed that RaceMo was built on an all-new platform with a new MMS structure... Continue reading

Army to receive to Off Road Vehicles

Tata Motors is set to supply 1240 of its 6X6 high mobility multi-axle trucks for the Indian Army. The fleet of SUV’s will replace the existing Gypsies used by the military personnel. The new SUV will house an off road rugged performance. It inc... Continue reading

A Real Biker

Very recently I had an opportunity to talk to a biker, not one of those loonies that reeve their engines unnecessarily when they see chicks and go past the speed limit just to be called ‘cool’. No but I got to interact with an actual bike... Continue reading

5 Automobile Games that You Grow up Playing

Today’s kids are born into the world of tabs and x boxes. It’s all about the graphics and storyline when it comes to games. But how many of us remember playing the old classics. Today let’s take a trip down memory lane to check out ... Continue reading

Cops No longer Deaf towards Loud Exhausts

The Youth now-a-days believe that being loud is being cool. They pay an enormous amount for exhausts in their motorbikes, most of which are illegal. Royal Enfield is the main targeted vehicles. In 2016 a Royal Enfield was seized by the Maharashtra au... Continue reading

Volvo to be Electric by 2019

Chinese carmaker – Volvo has now agreed that all their new models would have an electric motor by 2019. Volvo becomes the first manufacturers to put an end to internal combustion engine. It plans to launch five different electric and hybrid mod... Continue reading

Ugliest Cars To Have Been Driven In India

Everyone dreams about their dream car and the day they finally get behind its wheels. I am sure there must be something that attracted us to it. Maybe its designer front or overall curve, maybe it could just have been the aggressive bumper and tail l... Continue reading

Husqvarna To Be Launched In India

Bajaj Motorcycles has taken up yet another super brand under their name when they Indian two wheeler giants have registered ‘Husqvarna’. Husqvarna Motorcycles are the second oldest motorcycle brand in the world and KTM secured their licen... Continue reading

Burn Out Record Set

20th of May will now be remembered by stunt enthusiasts all around the world as the day when Maciej ‘DOP’ Bielicki had set the world record for the longest motorcycle burn out. The venue for this historic event was in the city of Rzeszow,... Continue reading

Volkswagen and TATA to Join Hands

The Indian citizens have all been made aware that Chevrolet and Skoda brands have bid farewell to the Indian markets. Their parts will be made available for just 4 more years. In a twist to this tale, Tata Motors have decided to acquire the Skoda bra... Continue reading

Trivandrum Struck By ‘Minnal’

On 28th June, Trivandrum had flagged off their ‘Minnal’ Bus Services. Painted in blue and white, the colors portray the meaning of lightning in a classy way. The inauguration of these services was done by the transport minister of the sta... Continue reading

Aston Martin to Recall their Vantage

2017 does not seem to be the year for car and bike manufacturers. After Harley Davidson and Ducati had recalled their units with respective manufacturing defects, it’s now the turn of Legendary British automobile marquee Aston Martin to follow ... Continue reading

Rossi – The Magnificent

Valentino Rossi has etched himself to the record books as the racer with the longest winning career when he secured his tenth victory in the Dutch GP across all classes, under mixed conditions. The cathedral of Speed saw Johann Zarco in pole position... Continue reading

Race To Sign Ducati

European Car manufacturing giants Volkswagen are still being haunted by the 2015 emission scandal. The severity was so huge that Volkswagen had to drop Ducati on to the markets to be sold. A4auto.com was closely following the proceedings ever since 2... Continue reading

The Ghost Motorcycle

The only curse of the social media videos is that we are not fully aware of its truth. In a similar case, several passengers from the Paris highway took it to themselves to post videos of a ghost motorcycle. Yes, you heard it right a white motorcycle... Continue reading

Honda Cliq

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched the all  new  Honda Cliq. It is a 110cc scooter which has an automatic transmission. The new Cliq scooter is more versatile and practical than the Naviminibike, and it also has several ... Continue reading

World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot

Many of us complain about the hourly 20rs charge taken up by malls and shops for parking and in metros the asking price might move up to Rs 50 and 100. But all that fails in comparison to parking prices in Hong Kong. That is why executive director of... Continue reading

GST and Two Wheelers

Good and Service Tax (GST) is undoubtedly the most important economic reform introduced in India. The GST plans on introducing a uniform tax structure from July 1st 2017. A4auto.com conducted a detailed analysis on how GST would affect the price of t... Continue reading

Coffee Powered Bus

Biobean is set to unveil the every first bus that runs on coffee. Biobean is a startup formed by young entrepreneur Arthur Kay in London. The initiative would have fuel made by coffee waste. Mr Kay quotes “As long as people are still drinking c... Continue reading

Cleveland Cyclewerks Set To Launch In India

India has just beaten China to be registered as the largest two wheeler market in the world, with around 17.7 million two-wheelers sold last year it comes as no surprise that the global two wheeler market have taken a keen interest in our beautiful n... Continue reading

India’s First Green Bus

Kerala has taken the first step in producing a cleaner India. India’s first liquefied natural gas-driven bus was launched in Kerala. This initiative was the fruits of the labour of Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra P... Continue reading

Bloodhound Set For Initial Run

In efforts to break the land speed record which currently rests at 763 mph (1228 km/h), the Bloodhound supersonic car will have its first trial run at Newquay airport in Cornwall on the 26th of October. The 9000 ft long runway is too short to test th... Continue reading

Dual Clutch Transmission

In today’s edition let us discuss on a rather new feature that is creating hype within the streets of Kerala, the DCT. The Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) was first introduced in the 1980’s as a prototype model for four wheelers. The work ... Continue reading

Audi to Recall their Vehicles

Just as soon as the aftermaths of the emission scandals for Volkswagen in 2015 had died out, comes yet another emission software accusation. Audi is among the several big brand names under the Volkswagen banner and it’s top selling A7 & A8 ... Continue reading

Harley-Davidson Recalls Their Bikes

It has become a common sight in any news feature about top vehicle manufacturing giants who are forced to recall their units on accounts of violation of some safety protocol and on very rare occasions the manufacturers recall their units on their fre... Continue reading

e-bikes Under Being Human

Bollywood Mega Star - Salman Khan started the charitable organization, ‘Being Human’ back in 2007, and in a decade the foundation has its own chain of clothing and accessories that funds the underprivileged in India. The organization has ... Continue reading

Top Green Cars Of The World

It’s world environment day again and in the and in the spirit of environmentalism we should all be out on the streets demonstrating for a healthy and sustainable future. I won’t start by saying that we must avoid the use of pollutant caus... Continue reading

Two Wheeler Safety Precautions During Monsoon

Kerala for a good long while were complaining about the scorching heat and praying on any forms they can for a bit of shower. Now that the monsoon season started the rains seems to have not stopped. They keep pouring n 24*7. This is indeed a hazardou... Continue reading

Cops Stepping Over Bounds

Kerala is not without our own shortcomings but our 93% literacy rate has something to show for it. In a case of utter stupidity, a cop in Vishakhapatnam chose to remove the key from a moving bike and in this attempt caused the driver to lose balance ... Continue reading

Aprilia Releases its Beauties

The Italian Motorcycle giants – Aprilia have started to make their mark in the Indian roads. Starting off with the scooter version, the motorcycle makers did not waste any time to introduce two power houses on to the Indian roads, namely &ndash... Continue reading

The World’s Most Expensive Vehicle

In everyone’s mind the Bugatti Chiron is still the world’s fastest and most expensive car in the world. Priced at $3million the Bugatti can’t ever be called ‘affordable’. Similarly Rolls-Royce on Saturday unveiled a cust... Continue reading

Ducati For The Italian Cops

We are all aware of the Lamborghini series four wheelers piled up for the Dubai police authorities. In a similar scenario, the Italian law enforcement have adopted the same scheme but to the two wheeler field. The Carabinieri Corps fleet has authoriz... Continue reading

A New Proposal

The fatalities on the road have been on the steady increase for previous years. The reasons for these accidents can be several; from drunken driving to gutter filled roads. We can point fingers and blame several parties for these causalities. The mos... Continue reading

India’s First Luxurious Train

The Tejas Express was flagged off from ChatrapatiShivaji Terminus in its 630 kilometers from Mumbai to Goa. Capable of running at the speed of 200 kmph, the Tejas Express has several unique features such as LCD TVs, WiFi, CCTV, tea and coff... Continue reading

Shubhayatra

On 26th May 2017, Trivandrum paid witness to one of the most imperative social awareness program – Shubhayatra, a road safety initiative. The program was rightfully held at one of the most vehicular density areas in Trivandrum . The Venue was n... Continue reading

Top 10 Petrol Efficient Cars in India

  The hustle and bustle of the citizens in India is always on an ever increase. The traffic around the rate race does not seem to slow down either in the given future. The one thing we all can unanimously agree on is the fact that we desire more... Continue reading

Ducati Opens in Kerala

  Italian Motorcycle giants – Ducati have opened their sixth world class dealership and service facility in India. The Showroom is housed at Kochi, Kerala. The other 5 locations include Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad and Bangalore. The cur... Continue reading

Nicky Hayden bids Goodbye

A true champion in the field of MotoGP, Nicky Hayden has taken his last breath on Monday morning. The Kentucky Kid as he is most affectionately called due to his kind nature, relaxed demeanour, and the huge smile he presents on and off track started ... Continue reading

Wooden Bike That Runs On Algae Oil

In the latest trend of going green 2 friends from Netherland, Ritsert Mans (designer) and Peter Mooij (scientist) has come up with a wooden motor cycle that runs of algae oil. Even one of these features would have drawn headlines from far and near bu... Continue reading

Chevrolet To Stop Sales In India

General Motors has released an official statement stating that they have ceased the complete sales of Chevrolet Cars in India by the end of 2017. The American automobile giants enjoyed limited success in India thanks to likes of Optra, Cruze and Beat... Continue reading

The Smart Helmet

In the latest edition of road safety gadgets, a French start-up named Cosmo Connected has coming up with the smart helmet to make the rider’s passage even more safe. The device may be mounted on to any helmet, irrespective of its shape and size... Continue reading

Disadvantages Of The AHO

The Automatic Headlights On (AHO) is a passive safety norm which is not a regulation, but an implementation norm. It means that all two wheelers manufactured in India will have their head lights ON from the moment of engine ignition. This new impleme... Continue reading

Safety around Roundabouts

Roundabouts manage the traffic flow in single and multiple lanes. There are several traffic regulation that one needs to follow while approaching a roundabout. You must always indicate for long enough time and period to give sufficient warning to the... Continue reading

Seat Cover For Your Vehicle

Buying your dream car is always going to be a tough process and in most cases one does not go beyond the actual buy. The appropriate seat covers for your vehicle is also very much needed. There are mainly 2 types in our Indian markets. Leather Cover... Continue reading

Laws & Consequences

As good a citizen as we are, there are instances where we might just choose to or circumstances might lead us to not obey the laws of the road. Today let us discuss on certain rules and more importantly their consequences that you probably are not aw... Continue reading

Sir John Surtees

For most racers a world championship is the highlight of their career. Winning it more than once is an ecstasy, a showcase of how brilliant one is behind the wheel. Now imagine an individual who conquered the tracks on both the 2 wheel as well as the... Continue reading

Royal Enfield To Buy Ducati

World renowned two wheeler manufacturers – Ducati could most likely bought by super giants Royal Enfield. Ducati is owned by car manufacturers Audi who is in turn owned by the Volkswagen motors. Rumors have been flying in that Volkswagen planst... Continue reading

Bambusa – The Bamboo Bicycle

Going Green has taken a step in a new light when Godrej & Boyce have launched ‘Bambusa’ – a range of bicycles built from bamboo. Inspired by the ‘fuel a dream’ campaign these cycles from frame to handles are complete... Continue reading

New Wheelie Record Set

At Kawaguchi Auto Race facility in Saitama, Japan under closed environment and heavy safety precautions and a standing ambulance as backup, 33 year old Japanese rider Masaru Abe had set a new wheelie world record of covering 500 kms in his Yamaha Jog... Continue reading

The Jawa Comeback

The buzz about Jawa bikes making a comeback in 2017 after being acquired by the Mahindra & Mahindra has finally bore fruit. The classic 350 OHC and 660 Vintage are the first two units in production. Mechanically there have been very little change... Continue reading

Car Tows Plane

World renowned sports car makers – Porsche has set a world record and this time not for speed or lap times. The Porsche Cayenne SUV has towed the Air France Airbus A380 weighing 285 tons over 42 meters at the Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris.... Continue reading

The Contactless Car

Hyundai is all set to release the first ever contactless car. It is not a self-driven car that needs no human contact but an initiative for charity. It is an ionic electric model with five embedded contactless payment points over it. It was forged wi... Continue reading

Helmet For Rupees 9

There is little to no doubt that the road accidents in our beloved state are only on an increase. 25% of all accidents lead to death and most of these are accounted by two wheelers. Irrespective of all the campaigns and safety awareness programs, peo... Continue reading

Ducati To Be Sold

Ducati is infamous for its brand name but even more for its switching of ownership. The latest acquisition was from Volkswagen in the year 2012 but it seems the European manufacturing giants have plans to sell the brand. This decision is in regards t... Continue reading

Top Two Wheelers Under 2 Lakh

A few years ago a price tag of 1 Lakh was unimaginable to the people of India but now-a-days we have passed from this taboo and are not reluctant to pay more for a superior 2 wheeler. Today let us look at the top 5 bikes in the 1 lakh – 2 lakh ... Continue reading

World No Horn Day

Wednesday, the 26th of April was recognized as World No Horn Day. The capital district of Thiruvananthapuram had initiated the proceedings with awareness and rallies being inaugurated by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The venture was joined alongsi... Continue reading

BS Standard Rates For Automobile

BS stands for Bharat Stage. It is an emission control standard implemented by the Central Pollution Control Board of India.  In later developments the government of India has decided to ensure BS4 engines to new manufacturing vehicles. The advan... Continue reading

Features Needed For Four Wheeler

All Indian carmakers have to now include airbags, speed warning systems and antilock brakes as part of their custom build. Today let us look at the features that we all want in our 4 wheeler but isn’t made mandatory yet. Inbuilt Navigation ... Continue reading

7 fuel efficient bikes in Indian roads

The buzz and buried work style of us Indians would have us opt for functionality rather than style. Fuel efficiency is indeed the biggest selling point of any 2 wheeler in the nation. From being stuck in traffic for hours on end and the minute by min... Continue reading