KTM Duke being tested
What you see here are probably the first clear pictures of a pre-production KTM Duke being tested. Here’s what Abhinay Virkud saw somewhere in and around Pune and he was sharp enough to snap up a few shots to send it to our friends at OverDrive. A Bajaj-KTM Duke motorcycle was being tested around Pune...
While we patiently wait for Lamborghini to unveil the replacement for the Murcielago (aka Aventador)at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, the company is creating some buzz at the 2011 Qatar Motor Show with special-edition Gallardo Bicolore. As the name suggests, the special edition model features a two-tone finish with a matching interior and offers a full range of...
Ferrari has sold its 999th vehicle in China, and celebrated its latest customer with a glitzy ‘multimedia show’ on the main river-way that runs through Shanghai.  It seems odd for such hoopla to surround a 999th sale instead of a 1000th sale, but in China, the number 999 is a celebrated one.  The number...
Rolls Royce literally is on cloud number Nine, with an impressive sales figures compared to last year’s sales. India and Rolls Royce though has a very old connection; Rolls Royce in India is in its second innings and the British Luxury car brand is doing very well now. The Luxury brand has seen a seven-fold increase in its sales...
Maruti Suzuki has entered into the luxury car segment (For more info Maruti Suzuki Kizashi – Feb launch).  Maruti has launched its luxury car Kizashi on 2.2.2011 into the Indian market.  Kizashi will be available in tow variants.  Introductory price of manual variant is Rs. 16.5 lakhs and the automatic variant is Rs. 17.5 lakhs.  This petrol engine...
Tata Motors today formally announced a special scheme on its small-car, the Tata Nano, for the defence personnel. As a part of the scheme, Tata Motors is offering free comprehensive maintenance package for 4-years/60,000-km (whichever is earlier), a press release issued here stated. The offer is over and above the prevalent market offer. The package covers...
India is a very fast growing car market. In Asia, India has a very large number of millionaires. It’s obvious that Indian upper class has got a lot of cash at hand to spend on luxurious super cars. For some time now, Ferrari has been present in out neighboring country China. This summer Ferrari has decided to...
Mercedes-Benz celebrated its 125th anniversary and invention of the first automobile by its founders Karl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler by launching the “Maybach” brand in two variants – Maybach 57 S and Maybach 62. The Maybach 57 S has been priced at Rs. 4.85 crore and the Maybach 62 is priced Rs. 5.10 crore (all prices ex-showroom, Delhi). History...
Tuning to the customers complaint, Fiat India is replacing Air condition kits of petrol powered Linea and Punto. “This is a goodwill gesture on our part where we are acting proactively to a minor issue we felt in the air conditioning system of all petrol powered Punto and Linea,” said the Fiat India spokesperson. “We received complaints mostly from...
Indian SUV manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has formed a committee to speed up the integration with Ssangyong Motors as it has received creditors’ approval to buy out 70% stake in the Korean SUV maker. The committee consists of officials from M&M, led by its chief financial officer Dilip Sundaram, and the Korean management...