Month: March 2016

Base model Honda Navi to cost over Rs 50,000 on road

Honda recently announced that they began dispatching the first batch of the Navi to dealerships.  Launched at the 2016 Auto Expo at a price tag of Rs 39,500 (ex-showroom Delhi), the base model of mini bike from Honda will cost over Rs 50,000 on road in Mumbai. A select dealership recently got the price list […]

Toyota Reveals All-New TS050 Hybrid LMP1 Racer

Toyota Gazoo Racing unveiled today their all-new 2016 WEC contender, the TS050 Hybrid LMP1 racer. This is the third new car since the largest Japanese automaker joined the World Endurance Championship in 2012 and features a significant change in its powertrain. Following the reveals of Audi’s and Porsche’s new LMP1 contenders, Toyota announced today they […]

VW And Porsche Recall 800,000 Touareg And Cayenne Units Worldwide

The Dieselgate scandal isn’t the only pocket-draining issue for the Volkswagen Group. Porsche has recently announced a voluntary recall for 409,477 units of the 2011-2016 MY Cayenne, out of which 88,300 in the United States and 10,370 in Canada. The reason for the recall is a faulty component in the pedal mechanism. “We are implementing […]

Polar Blue Metallic RS6 By Audi Exclusive Graces Showroom Floor

When it comes to family cars, the Audi RS6 has a pretty solid monopoly on what we see when we imagine the world’s ultimate wagon. Its main attraction is the 560 PS, 700 Nm (516 lb-ft) V8 and the performance it provides, yet this performancedetracts nothing at all from the Avant’s practicality as found in […]

US-Spec 2017 Toyota Corolla Gains Styling Tweaks, Extra Equipment

After facelifting the European Corolla, Toyota introduced the mildly updated North American version of its compact sedan at the New York Auto Show. Setting it apart from the outgoing 2016MY on the outside is a tweaked grille and front bumper with LED DRLs, and new tail lamp clusters in red. In addition, the L, LE […]

Nissan’s 2017 TITAN Crew Cab Makes Case For Medium-Duty Trucks

Nissan has put a 5,6-liter V8 petrol engine under the hood of the 2017 Nissan TITAN Crew Cab, resulting in a healthy 390 HP and 401 lb-ft (543 Nm) of torque. Overall, these aren’t bad figures for a truck that hasn’t even been able to come close to its competition in terms of sales in […]

Mercedes-Benz Tests NY Waters With Diesel-Powered 2017 E-Class

During this year’s New York International Auto Show, the new Mercedes-Benz E 220d made a surprise appearance alongside the brand’s other novelties. While the AMG-powered E43 was undoubtedly the main attraction as far as four door Benz cars were concerned, the presence of the diesel-powered E 220d shouldn’t go by unnoticed. The reason why the […]

New Audi A4 Allroad UK Deliveries To Start In June

Right hand drive (RHD) versions of Audi’s all-new A4 Allroad will soon become available in the UK, initially in conjunction with the 252 PS 2liter TFSI engine. Orders are expected to start in April, when three TDI versions will also become available. As for pricing and specs, we’ll need to wait another month for those, […]

Toyota Corolla Celebrates 50th Ann. With US-Spec Special Edition

The Corolla has been in production for half a century and, naturally, Toyota wanted to mark this milestone. The special edition is based on the 2016 MY Corolla SE and adds 17-inch alloy wheels with Dark Gray inserts and Machine finish, LED headlights and 50th Anniversary Edition badging on the exterior that’s available in three […]

Renault Recalls 10,649 Zoe EVs Over Possible Brake Hose Issues

The French company is recalling 10,649 Zoe EVs to examine the brake hoses which could carry a potential risk of rupture. The recall is only about cars that were built between the launch in 2012 and October 6 2014, according toReuters. Renault has built so far 42,300 Zoe models in total. The company will check […]