CAR & Bike NEWS

Mercedes bets big on emerging markets

Mercedes bets big on emerging markets

Mercedes-Benz reckons that a bulk of its global sales will come from emerging markets by 2020.                        

SCOOP! All-new Suzuki 1.5-litre diesel for compact SUV

SCOOP! All-new Suzuki 1.5-litre diesel for compact SUV

In-house developed, new diesel engine family, ranging from 800cc to 1.5 litres, to power future Marutis.              

New BMW M3 sedan, M4 coupe revealed

New BMW M3 sedan, M4 coupe revealed

Pictures of the new BMW M3 and M4 are leaked online ahead before official reveal.                                      

Renault set to increase prices by Jan 2014

Renault set to increase prices by Jan 2014

The French carmaker puts the price increase down to rising input costs.                                                

Mercedes inaugurates ‘Centre of Excellence’ facility in Pune

Mercedes inaugurates ‘Centre of Excellence’ f...

The new facility features a helipad for exclusive customers and houses a range of AMG vehicles, among others.          

New Volvo Concept XC SUV unveiled

New Volvo Concept XC SUV unveiled

New Volvo concept SUV points toward next XC90 styling. Will be displayed at the Detroit Motor show 2014 in January.    

New Tata Nano Twist launching on Jan 15

New Tata Nano Twist launching on Jan 15

Tata will debut the Nano Twist with power steering on Jan 15; to be priced at around Rs 15,000 more than current Nano.

BMW Motorrad goes Dhoom

BMW Motorrad goes Dhoom

BMW Motorrad is officially the motorcycle partner for this year’s Dhoom trilogy.                                

McLaren P13 official details revealed

McLaren P13 official details revealed

Porsche 911-rivalling McLaren P13 likely to be revealed at the 2014 Paris motor show.                                  

Ducati re-enters Indian market

Ducati re-enters Indian market

Ducati ditches erring distributor, makes an official solo India ‘re-entry.’                                

First female CEO for General Motors

First female CEO for General Motors

Mary Barra will take over as CEO of General Motors from January 2014                                                    

Porsche Macan SUV to get four-cylinder engines

Porsche Macan SUV to get four-cylinder engines

New Macan SUV will be the first Porsche to use four-cylinder engines since the 968 in 1995                              

Ducati Riding Experience dates out

Ducati Riding Experience dates out

Ducati starts enrolment for its annual riding school.                                                                

New Hyundai Intrado SUV concept teased

New Hyundai Intrado SUV concept teased

All-new concept car previewed ahead of Geneva motor show launch; will use hydrogen fuel-cell powertrain.              

Hyundai launches N performance brand

Hyundai launches N performance brand

Hyundai N to become Korean firm's performance sub-brand; range of new performance and WRC cars to follow                

Isuzu rolls-out locally assembled MU-7 SUV

Isuzu rolls-out locally assembled MU-7 SUV

Chennai-assembled Isuzu MU-7 SUV priced at Rs 22.3 lakh (ex-showroom,Chennai) for the BS IV version. Isuzu D-Max pick...

Toyota plotting WRC return

Toyota plotting WRC return

The Japanese manufacturer is fettling a Yaris WRC test mule to gauge its potential for a possible return to rallying    

Nissan announces price hike

Nissan announces price hike

Price hike of 2-4% across product range from January 2014.                                                            

Double points for F1 season finales

Double points for F1 season finales

The move was agreed by the F1 Strategy Group and the Formula One Commission at a meeting in Paris on Monday.            

Baby Jaguar to spawn more models

Baby Jaguar to spawn more models

Jaguar’s 3-series-rivalling saloon could get a coupé, wagon and SUV body styles.