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Manufacturers backing electric vehicles despite slow sales

Manufacturers backing electric vehicles despite slow sales

Despite a slow global uptake of electric vehicles, manufacturers haven't lost their faith in them.                      

BMW Z4 facelift launched at Rs 68.9 lakh

BMW Z4 facelift launched at Rs 68.9 lakh

BMW Z4 facelift incorporates cosmetic changes and gets a new Design Pure Traction version. Mechanicals remain the same.

Audi A4 Celebration edition launched

Audi A4 Celebration edition launched

The Audi A4 Celebration edition comes with a lower price tag of Rs 25.99 lakh, fewer features and the 141bhp 2.0-litr...

Honda announces association with Tour de India 2013

Honda announces association with Tour de India 2013

Honda's association with cycling race Tour de India 2013 spans three cities; winner to be awarded with a new Honda CB...

Mercedes-Benz plots return of its straight-six engines

Mercedes-Benz plots return of its straight-six engines

Mercedes-Benz's new modular straight-six engines will spawn three- and four-cylinder engines as well.                  

Volkswagen evaluating sub-four-metre saloons

Volkswagen evaluating sub-four-metre saloons

VW is evaluating a sub-four-metre Vento and an Up-based compact saloon for India. Only one will make it to production...

New Tata hatchback spied

New Tata hatchback spied

New hatchback could be the Tata ‘Falcon 4’ which will replace the Vista next year; debut at Auto Expo in ...

New Honda City bookings open unofficially

New Honda City bookings open unofficially

Honda dealers have begun accepting bookings of the next-gen City unofficially. Deliveries likely to start from early ...

Mercedes C-class Edition C launched

Mercedes C-class Edition C launched

Mercedes-Benz C-class Celebration edition gets AMG kit; available only on C220 CDI.                                    

2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo S bookings open

2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo S bookings open

2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo S gets 50bhp and 5kgm bump up compared to standard Turbo variant; world premiere at Tokyo...

New Honda fuel-cell car teased

New Honda fuel-cell car teased

Honda has released a sketch of a concept said to preview its next fuel cell car, due to launch in 2015                  

F1: Massa joins Bottas at Williams for 2014

F1: Massa joins Bottas at Williams for 2014

he announcement also seals Pastor Maldonado's departure, suggesting the ending of the team's sponsorship deal with Ve...

India Bike Week kicks off Chai & Pakoda ride in Kolkata

India Bike Week kicks off Chai & Pakoda ride in Kolkata

Over 30 biker groups present for 150km ride to Ahura Dabha on NH2.                                                      

MPV makers target fleet operators

MPV makers target fleet operators

Ashok Leyland Stile, new low-cost Mahindra Xylo betting big on commercial segment.                                    

Hyundai launches driving academy in Chennai

Hyundai launches driving academy in Chennai

The academy will offer underprivileged youth driving training for free and is also open to the general public at subs...

MotoGP: Marquez crowned champion as Lorenzo wins

MotoGP: Marquez crowned champion as Lorenzo wins

The 20-year-old only needed fourth to become the first rookie champion since Kenny Roberts in 1978 and the youngest e...

INRC: Ghosh seals national title at K1000

INRC: Ghosh seals national title at K1000

The Kolkata driver managed to clinch the title with one round at Chikmagalur to spare.                                  

INRC: Ghosh leads K1000 on day one

INRC: Ghosh leads K1000 on day one

The Kolkata driver led in INRC classification while Gaurav Gill and Karamjit Singh were fastest on the road at the en...

Audi claims World Endurance title

Audi claims World Endurance title

Allan McNish, Tom Kristensen and Loic Duval claimed the 2013 World Endurance Championship after a conservative run to...

New Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG revealed

New Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG revealed

The S65 AMG's 6.0-litre V12 engine puts out a mighty 621bhp and 101.8kgm of torque and goes on to an electronically l...