Category: Special Posts

Celebrating 9 Years of BharathAutos

It was back in 2005 when the idea of writing about automobiles came into my head, I immediately with my elder brother started an e-magazine called ‘Autotrack’ but that sadly didn’t turn into real-world publication. In our second-attempt on 24th December 2010 that is when the name BharathAutos became official, as the domain name was registered. What started …

Mandatory for existing two-wheelers to retrofit ABS or CBS before April-2019

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways declared ABS to be mandatory in two-wheelers from April-2018. This means that any two-wheeler launched here from this-year onwards comes equipped with an ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) or a CBS (Combined-Braking System), as standard. As per a report by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, approximately 36,000 people lost their …

BharathAutos Turns 7-Years Old Today

Feels like we started our journey recently, but it isn’t. I am proud to announce we have turned 7-years old today. It was back in December 24, 2010 when the idea of creating an automobile blog came to my mind which was created purely as a hobby has gone into becoming much more. During this seven years period, …

The Insider Guide to Car Park Ticket Machines

When you choose the perfect car park ticket machine, there are several factors and options that you need to consider and that is for both your convenience and your client’s convenience as well. A car park ticket machine can be a blessing or a true trouble and a good research will save you a lot of unexpected problems …

10 Best Used Mileage Cars in India

The car has become the basic necessity of each and every individual in India whether to perform any personal or professional trip but buying a car is such a big investment. Hence, if you are looking for second hand cars in New Delhi then, this list of top best used mileage cars can help you out. When we …

BS IV norms a big blow all of a sudden – what is it?

To start with, the ‘BS’ in BS IV stands for ‘Bharat Stage’ which signifies the emission regulation standards set by Indian regulatory bodies. The ‘IV’ is a roman numeric representation for four (4). The higher the number gets, the stricter the Bharat Stage emission norms get which eventually means it becomes trickier (and costlier) for automakers to meet …

Modified Honda Unicorn 150 Café Racer by Costa Motorcycle Co

Costa Motorcycle Co, based in Andhra Pradesh, has modified the Honda Unicorn 150 into a cafe racer. The modification sets example of the compatibility for alterating the Unicorn, which looks nothing like the donor motorcycle. The modification on the Unicorn 150 includes minimal fuel tank, circular headlamp, flat cafe racer-style handlebar with rearview mirrors, cantilevered seat with red …