Author: Mohammed Asrar

Car sales highest ever in January

Car sales in the country reached a new high in January despite rising food and fuel prices, higher sticker prices and costlier loans as a buoyant middle class ensured India remained one of the fastest-growing car markets in the world. Domestic car sales grew 26% year-on-year to 1.84 lakh units in January, beating the previous best monthly sales …

Ferrari FF – first four-wheel drive Ferrari

Usually when you hear of an Italian supercar manufacturer building all-wheel-drive models, you think of Lamborghini… well, not anymore. Lamborghini’s competitor Ferrari today unveiled the first pictures and details of the new FF, the brand’s first four-wheel-drive car. The Ferrari FF will make its official debut at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show in March and will go on sale …

Suzuki GW250 is coming to India

We wondered whether Suzuki India would bring the baby B-King, the Suzuki GW250 to India. And then there’s a saying which goes something like this. Be careful about what you dream about. It might just come true. In a true reflection of just this, the Suzuki GW250 is indeed coming to India soon and this was just confirmed by Suzuki …

Hyped Flying Maruti 800

Aren’t there enough occasions when you think you could just soar over the traffic jams in the sweltering heat? The next time you are stuck in the jam, just make your car airborne and land on an empty lane after flying for a distance. Sounds unbelievable? If the developer of the much-hyped ‘Flying Maruti Car’, A.K. Vishwanath, CEO …

Bajaj Sponsors Motorcycle Stunt Riding Team Ghost Ryderz

Pulsar is the official sponsor of professional motorcycle stunt team Ghost Ryderz. This is the first time a professional motorcycle stunt team has been sponsored by a sports bike brand in India and reflects the popularity of stunt biking as a sport in India. Stunt biking is in the genre of extreme sports like BMX biking, bungee jumping, demolition derby, sky diving …

SX4 Diesel by the End of this Month

Maruti Suzuki will launch the SX4 Diesel by the end of February. The Maruti SX4 Diesel features the same 1.3 liter Multijet motor found in the Fiat Linea and the Tata Indigo Manza. The SX4 Diesel when viewed from far won’t give you any hint about its diesel nature (except the diesel noise). Everything on the SX4 Diesel is similar …

Royal-Enfield Classic Chrome and Bullet 500 Enters U.S

The Royal Enfield camp is abuzz with interesting news. The Indian motorcycle manufacturer has just whipped the sheets off of two new models that are destined for U.S. shores starting this April. But for the first time a British Indian manufacturer doesn’t want to bring good bikes to India. Yes, we are talking about the Royal Enfield. RE has just …

Chevrolet Beat LPG Launched

GM India has secretly launched the Chevrolet Beat LPG, that is equipped with Next Generation LPG Kit. Unlike the regular Venturi-type kit that has been ruling the market till now, the new LPG Beat comes with Advanced Multipoint Sequential LPG Injection Technology type kit which delivers an ARAI certified mileage of 13.29 kmpl. This new version is aimed to …

2011 New Audi A8 Launched in India

Audi India, recently unveiled new A8 in Indian market. Audi launched the A8 at the biggest luxury car showroom in New Delhi. Audi New Delhi was inaugurated on this occasion. Initially Audi cars India is offering petrol powered V8 which generates 372 bhp. It is available in the long wheelbase variant of the standard Audi A8 and the …

2% Increase in Car Price likely after 2011 Budget

Car prices after the budget is announced in Fed 2011 might go higher. The reason for the hike maybe the expected 2% increase in the excise duties on the small car for the second time in a row as it did last year in 2010 Indian budget. As during the recession the year 2008-09 globally, Indian Govt. implemented a cut on …