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Yamaha India introduces YZF R3, 321cc, liquid-cooled, twin cylinder, 4-stroke performance motorcycle at Rs 3.25 lakh

Yamaha

TOKYO: Yamaha Motor India has launched YZF R3, a 321cc, liquid-cooled, twin cylinder, 4-stroke performance motorcycle at Rs 3.25 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). On power and pricing terms the Yamaha R3 will compete against Hyosung GT250 and Aquila 250, Benelli TNT 300, Kawasaki Ninja 300, KTM Duke and RC 390 and Honda CBR 250. Royal Enfield’s range of 350 cc and ... Read More »

Tesla’s latest electric muscle car, P85D accelerates towards 100 kilometres per hour in “insane” mode

Tesla

SYDNEY: For north of about $191,000, you too can almost toss your cookies as Tesla’s latest electric muscle car, the P85D accelerates towards 100 kilometres per hour in “insane” mode. Or, if you are made of stronger stuff than The Australian Financial Review’s occasional motoring correspondent, you can just enjoy the sensation of your stomach and lungs pressing flat and ... Read More »

BMW announces app, by Connected Signals, can be integrated with its displays

bmw

BERLIN: Does it seem like that red light is never going to change? Do you ever catch yourself hitting the gas to try to make it through a green light only to slam on the brakes when it turns yellow? Frustrated drivers will appreciate this then: An iPhone app called Enlighten predicts when the light will change. And now, BMW ... Read More »

Honda has hit on its hands with mid-engine sports car known as S660

Honda

TOKYO: Honda has a hit on its hands with the mid-engine sports car known as the S660. The kei car went on sale in Japan back in April, and Honda has announced that the first year’s entire run has been sold out. That is a production run of 8,600 cars and if you waited to place an order that means ... Read More »

BMW announces app, by Connected Signals, can be integrated with its displays

bmw

BERLIN: Does it seem like that red light is never going to change? Do you ever catch yourself hitting the gas to try to make it through a green light only to slam on the brakes when it turns yellow? Frustrated drivers will appreciate this then: An iPhone app called Enlighten predicts when the light will change. And now, BMW ... Read More »

Mazda gives us first look at new crossover called Koeru

Mazda

TOKYO: Mazda has given us our first look at a new crossover concept it plans to unveil at next month’s Frankfurt Auto Show. The concept is called the Koeru and is said to preview a new high-riding model from the Japanese firm. We know a next-generation Mazda CX-9 is coming soon, with many predicting the vehicle will debut at November’s ... Read More »

Jaguar F-Type is one, if not best-looking car on our roads today

Jaguar F

LONDON: THERE’S no denying the fact – the Jaguar F-Type is one, if not the best-looking car on our roads today. Okay, so there are supercars such as Lamborghinis and Ferraris but it is true that the majestic F-Type leads the way. It looks beautiful from every angle and certainly lives up to all the hype with purists comparing it ... Read More »

Toyota Kirloskar Motor launches all new ‘Etios Xclusive’ at starting price of Rs 782,215

Toyota

TOKYO: Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today announced the launch of the ‘All New Etios Xclusive – the “Real Sedan” made by the makers of the World’s No. 1 Sedan, the Toyota Corolla Altis. The all new Etios Xclusive comes with refined style, plush comfort and a host of features that puts it in a league of its own. Popular for ... Read More »

66th Frankfurt Motor Show will witness world debut of all-new Baleno

Baleno

NEW DELHI: The 66th Frankfurt Motor Show will witness the world debut of the all-new Baleno. Suzuki plans to showcase their new “ideal hatchback” to the media on September 15, 2015. The motor show will be open to public from September 17-27, 2015. In its new form, the Baleno takes after the IK-2 concept that was shown at the Geneva ... Read More »

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is fast approaching

Pebble

OTTAWA: The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is fast approaching and with it an incredible week of automotive events across California’s Monterey Peninsula that have become so important to the world’s most storied and revered car companies over the past decade that as a calendar date it is now on a par with the Geneva International Motor Show. This year sees ... Read More »

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has big plans for Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo

LONDON: Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has big plans for Alfa Romeo. The boss wants eight new models in the Alfa lineup by 2018, including a wagon and a crossover based on the new Giulia sedan. A turn out Sergio is serious about that SUV: He says the preproduction work is complete, and the model will go into production by ... Read More »

Lexus LX 570 facelift step by step teaser continues

Lexus

LONDON: Step by step, ooh baby… The Lexus LX 570 facelift step by step teaser continues. We first saw the refreshed big SUV via magazine scans, then from what looked like studio pics. It was pictured in the metal late last month, but we only had rear and cabin shots. Now, the spindle-grilled face, in the metal, for the first ... Read More »

Toyota pledges to take strict actions against distributors of counterfeit airbag parts

toyota

TOKYO: Toyota has embarked on a nationwide search of the bogus parts which can fit up to 2 million Toyotas sold locally over the past 10 years. Toyota issued a bulletin two weeks ago to its network of more than 200 dealers nationally requesting cars be inspected during routine servicing, in an attempt to identify any of the counterfeit parts ... Read More »

Another day, another batch of spyshots of 2016 Porsche Boxster facelift

Boxster

BERLIN: Another day, another batch of spyshots of the 2016 Porsche Boxster facelift – only this time round, the mule you see here has dropped most, if not all, of its camouflage to allow us an unrestricted glance. The refreshed 981-generation droptop is expected to debut later this year (early 2016, latest) before production and sales commence in the first ... Read More »

Volvo to recall 9,000 to 10,000 of its XC90 model cars to fix airbags issue

Volvo

BEIJING: Chinese-owned Volvo Car Group said on Thursday it would recall between 9,000 and 10,000 of its XC90 model cars globally to fix a potential problem with one of the car’s airbags, according to reports. The model affected is the new seven-seat 2016 XC90, in which the third row side airbag curtain may not deploy properly due to a panel ... Read More »

New 2016 Toyota HiLux is going to come with various improvements to line

Toyota

TOKYO: The release of the 2016 Toyota HiLux is getting closer and closer, and the truck doesn’t really need any special marketing to boost its popularity. Right now, it’s enjoying a lot of hype, and many people are waiting for it to finally arrive to the market. At the same time, we’ve been getting various details and small rumors about ... Read More »

Aston Martin DB9 GT to headline many new Aston’s set to be unveiled at this year’s Pebble Beach

Aston Martin

OTTAWA: The new Aston Martin DB9 GT will headline a number of new Aston’s set to be unveiled at this year’s Pebble Beach Automotive Week. Powered by a 6.0-litre V12 engine, the new-for-2016 DB9 GT will be the most powerful rendition to date, with 540bhp being pumped out of the next-generation supercar. The DB9 GT will make its global debut ... Read More »

Pak Suzuki’s profits up by 134% to Rs2.4b in six months

Suzuki

LAHORE: Pak Suzuki Motor Company has posted 134 per cent increase in profits due to higher sales in the first six months of calendar year 2015. According to the official statement, the net profit for the car manufacturer stood at Rs2.4 billion for January-June as a result of a 37% rise in sales that amounted to almost Rs40 billion. Shajar ... Read More »

Jaguar F-Type is one, if not best-looking car on our roads today

Jaguar F

LONDON: THERE’S no denying the fact – the Jaguar F-Type is one, if not the best-looking car on our roads today. Okay, so there are supercars such as Lamborghinis and Ferraris but it is true that the majestic F-Type leads the way. It looks beautiful from every angle and certainly lives up to all the hype with purists comparing it ... Read More »

Aston Martin DB9 GT to headline many new Aston’s set to be unveiled at this year’s Pebble Beach

Aston Martin

OTTAWA: The new Aston Martin DB9 GT will headline a number of new Aston’s set to be unveiled at this year’s Pebble Beach Automotive Week. Powered by a 6.0-litre V12 engine, the new-for-2016 DB9 GT will be the most powerful rendition to date, with 540bhp being pumped out of the next-generation supercar. The DB9 GT will make its global debut ... Read More »