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

Fluctuating Price In Petrol & Diesel

5 cities have been chosen to continual change in petrol and diesel prices. These changes will be in accordance with the international rates as confirmed by the officials from oil marketing companies. The 5 cities are Puducherry Vishakapatnam Udaipur... Continue reading

Suzuki Rolls out 3 Million

Suzuki Motorcycle India has reached a milestone target by rolling out its 3 millionth vehicle. It was at its manufacturing station at Gurgaon, Haryana that Suzuki had achieved this feat. It was on April 17th that the official vehicle had been manufac... Continue reading

Beat the Summer Heat

The summers in Kerala have gotten worse as the passing years and we haven’t even reached the month of May yet. 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 t... Continue reading

Top 10 Fastest Bikes in the World

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

When the GOD Talks, You Listen

It wouldn’t be an exaggeration when I say that several cricket enthusiasts stopped watching the beautiful game of Cricket on November 16th 2013 when the Living Legend known as Sachin Tendulkar retired from all formats of the game. The humble el... Continue reading

Piaggio and Castrol Tie The Corporate Knot

In what can only be described as the coming together of heavy weights Castrol & Piaggio have associated themselves together. The agreement indicates that the exclusive supply of first fill engine oil for all of Piaggio’s two wheeler vehicle... Continue reading

A New Motor Vehicle Act

     The LokSabha of India has passed a Motor Vehicle Act to reduce the increasing traffic accidents in the nation. The Major Changes Introduced were In the case of a fatality during an accident the deceased is entitled to receiv... Continue reading

Royal Enfield 750

The Royal Enfield will forever be a fan favorite among the young generation in India. What could only be described as ’The comeback of the Millennium’ was what the manufacturers accomplished in the year 2012 when they came back strong aft... Continue reading

Benefits of Cycling

One of the few things in life which no human ever forgets is ‘how to ride a cycle’. It’s a sad reality that the older we get the less we use this wonderful gift. Today, let us discuss on the health benefits of riding a cycle. Build... Continue reading

The Song of A Two Stroke Engine

How many times have we identified a 2 stroke vehicle just from its emerging sound. But how many of us have actually pondered on why the 2 stroke engine makes more noise than its 4 stroke engine counterpart. Today let us discuss the mechanics that goe... Continue reading

The Royal Enfield Classic 500

The ever stylish Royal Enfield has set the stage with the all new Classic 500. There is no doubt that the retro look of the classic turns head anywhere it goes. The long exhaust and teardrop fuel tank will never go out of style. Let’s take a sn... Continue reading

Adonis Majestic

Asia’s largest Helmet manufacturer – Steelbird Hi-Tech has just released the ‘Adonis Majestic’ in targets to the youth of the nations. The new product comes in 8 base colors and 22 different designs. It sports a compact design... Continue reading

Ban on Liquor Outlets

India is always famous for sudden rules to be implemented. The demonetization, the porn ban are all prime examples of this. Following in those set a new rule has also surfaced. The Supreme Court has banned all liquor outlets within half a kilometer f... Continue reading

Black Beauty from the Great Father - Stolen

In a bizarre turn of events, 2 drunk college students who after the second show of the current block buster – Great Father  had broken into the Kochi film studio and stole 2 black Mitsubishi Pajeros, the same ones used in the movie. The tw... Continue reading

Clash of the Giants

 Harley Davidson has left no stone unturned in their marketing hype. They have released not 1 but 2 super weights in the same time in Indian markets - The Street Rod and the Street 750. Let us take a look at their compared stats.     ... Continue reading

The Unsafe Roads

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

Car of the Year 2017

Ever since 2005 since the introduction of the prestigious ‘Indian Car of The Year’ title came to be. Every big shot name in the automobile industry is looking to crown one of their products as the next. This year the honor fell to ‘... Continue reading

Tips To Beat The Summer Heat – Biker Edition

The current heat wave is the worst we have felt in decades and it promises to get even worse the coming years. The roads during the time frame of 10am – 5pm will make any one wish for a second they haven’t stepped out. Those who prefer a ... Continue reading

World’s Most Aerodynamic Vehicle

McLaren has always been world famous for its revolutionary vehicle design. There would hardly any on this earth who haven’t heard about the renowned manufactures. Their accolades speak for themselves. The British makers hope to outdo themselves... Continue reading

Jack Daniel Powered Two Wheeler

Jack Daniels and Indian Chieftain have ventured together for the second year and things could not be any better for their collaboration. They have joined hands to offer 100 limited edition motor vehicle units in the year of 2017. The worldwide bookin... Continue reading

A 11km Sunday Travelogue

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

A Safe 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 w... Continue reading

Vehicle Tips for the Monsoon Season

Monsoon season is fast approaching us. Even though the rainfall has declines in recent years the casualties and accidents on the road has only increased during these rainy season. Here are some tips to keep us safe and also to increase the general co... Continue reading

Shubhayatra Campaign

The number of casualties and fatalities on the road has increased in the year 2016 when compared to previous years. The number of vehicles manufactured and sold has also increased. It is very evident that road safety has become a prime concern for th... Continue reading

Tips While Driving Your 4 Wheeler

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. The mo... Continue reading

Harley Davidson Street 750

March 15th would be a highlighted date in the calendar for most 2 wheeler enthusiasts in India. In its official Indian website the famous manufacturers- Harley Davidson have mentioned their plans on releasing the famous Harley Davidson Street 750 dur... Continue reading

Peugeot buys Ambassador

In what can only be described as an end of an era, India’s Hindustan Motors has sold its Ambassador to France’s Peugeot for just 80 Crores (12 Million Dollars). The 4 wheeler that was once coined as the ‘King of the Indian Roads&rsq... Continue reading

Tesla comes to India

The biggest Automobile Firm in the world – Tesla Automobiles is making their way to India this summer. This revelation came from a tweet by the genius himself, Elon Musk when asked about his arrival in India is. Tesla is world famous for its &l... Continue reading

Auto – Expo 2017

The New Indian Express has decided to launch its Auto –Expo in Kochi, Kerala. The Auto-expo has gained quite a bit of popularity in Tamil Nadu where it was conducted in several cities. This time the venue shifted down south and had a grand inau... Continue reading

Benefits of having Used Cars

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

Helmet Mandatory for Pillion Rider

The new rule stating that helmets for all pillion riders have become mandatory in several cities in India. There is no doubt that the safety of riders have been taken in account for the implementation of this new rule. In Kerala this rule would have ... Continue reading

Two-wheelers to have Permanently lit Headlamps

The Central Government of India has initiated yet another ground breaking proposal for the vehicle users. Starting this April, 2017 all new two wheelers to be provided with an automatic headlamp (AHO). This is the same concept as daytime running lamp... Continue reading

Tips When Buying a Used Car

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

Used Vehicle Dilemma

  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... Continue reading

Mahindra e2o Plus Review, Test Drive

So far, the list of electric cars to buy in India has been fairly short. There’s the Mahindra e2o, but it’s quite small, has only three doors and a rather limited sub-100km range. The other option was the Mahindra eVerito, but that too wo... Continue reading

2017 New Honda City Review, Test Drive

Few cars have the ability to redefine segments, and even fewer have the potential to remain at the top of competition decade after decade. Ever since the car made its debut in India in 1998, the Honda City went on to gain a cult following and even af... Continue reading

Indian Roadmaster Review, Test Ride

Imagine a long stretch of highway, hot gusts of wind whipping up the tarmac left, right and centre, and you are perched on the saddle all comfy, protected from the elements, looking forward to the journey that lies ahead. You twist the throttle a lit... Continue reading

Isuzu D-Max V-Cross Review, Test Drive

The idea of pick-up trucks hasn’t really kicked off in India. That’s despite the fact that they offer great luggage lugging ability, have an SUV-like presence and can also carry two to four people in comfort. However, they probably come o... Continue reading

2016 Skoda Rapid review, test drive

Although the Rapid has been the bread-and-butter car for Skoda, the Honda City and Maruti Ciaz rivalling sedan has never been the de facto choice for car buyers in the segment. With this update though, the first major one since the car’s launch... Continue reading

Aprilia launches SR150 Race in Indian Market

Aprilia India has launched the SR150 Race in the Indian market at a premium price of INR 70,288. The motorcycle gets several cosmetic tweaks along with mechanical changes as well. The engine comes from the regular scooter and is a 154.8 cc motor that... Continue reading

Tata Hexa Review, Test Drive

However, Tata Motors’ fortunes started changing for the better with the HorizoNEXT product strategy and the carmaker witnessed a series of success with the Zest, Bolt and the Tiago. Riding high on the success of the HorizoNEXT strategy, Tata is... Continue reading

Hyundai Tucson Review, Test Drive

Much before the craze for SUV or anything in its form really caught up in India, Hyundai had forayed into the crossover-SUV segment with the Tucson. Despite being a compelling offering, the Tucson couldn’t find many homes, perhaps because it wa... Continue reading

Jeep Grand Cherokee Review, Test Drive

People in India still associate the word ‘Jeep’ to SUVs in general, or perhaps the model Mahindra has been selling here. While the M&M models originally are rebranded versions of old Jeeps, come this September, India is about to get t... Continue reading

Maruti Ignis Review, Test Drive

It is not easy for everyone to break away from the comfort zone and take unusual decisions. But, Maruti has done exactly that with the Ignis, which is a clear breakaway from the conventional automotive design. Built as a car for the millennials, the ... Continue reading

Triumph Bonneville T120 review, test ride

This may look like a bike straight out of classic movies of the 1950s, but have no doubt, this Bonnie is a proper 21st century motorcycle. Of course the retro brief hasn’t really changed even as the British bike maker introduced the fourth gene... Continue reading

Top 7 Sold Cards in 2016

With a large number of cars being released by several manufacturers every year in the Indian market, competition for a larger chunk in the sales pie has become fierce. Let us take a look on how fierce last year’s competition was  Alto 800 ... Continue reading

A4auto Ultimate Review – Honda Navi

Honda Navi – what is this? A scooter or a bike? This is one of the most common questions asked. It’s not every day that two-wheeler manufacturers take a chance to offer something completely out of the ordinary. And its days like this, whe... Continue reading

Faraday Future FF 91 unveiled

After years of anticipation, Faraday Future has revealed its planned production vehicle to the public. Billed as the FF 91, was unveiled at the 2017 CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in the US.Nick Sampson, the company’s senio... Continue reading

Most Awaited Bikes in 2017

1) Bajaj Pulsar 200NS Expected price- Rs 90,000 Launch date- January 2017 Baja Auto might re- launch the 200NS, which was silently withdrawn from the market earlier. It is expected that the company will introduce the updated Pulsar200NS by January 20... Continue reading

Lamborghini Aventador S

May we humbly present to you the brand new Lamborghini AventadorS.It harnesses a 6.5-litre V12 now kicks out 730bhp - up from the ‘regular’ Aventador’s 691bhp. It kick starts from  0-62mph in 2.9s and onto a top speed of 217mph... Continue reading

Most awaited 2 wheelers in the coming year

  1. KTM Duke 2017 Street fighter bikes in India were taken to a next level when the KTM Duke 200 was launched in India 4 years ago. KTM then launched Duke 200’s cousin, the Duke 390 a year later. These bikes got such good feedback from th... Continue reading