Following his famous stratosphere jump in 2012, extreme skydiver Felix Baumgartner is preparing for his next big challenge on the legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife race track. The Austrian, who is known best for his leap from a balloon capsule, 24 miles above the Earth, is now set to become a race car driver with the Audi race experience team on the Nurburgring Nordschleife.
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Saturday, March 08, 2014 11:54 AM by Sagar Bhanushali
Saturday, March 08, 2014 10:54 AM by Fleme Varkey
The Skoda VisionC design concept made its presence felt at the ongoing Motor Show, making other manufacturers turn green with envy. Something that can also be attributed to the green colour it sported on the dais at the Motor Show.
Friday, March 07, 2014 6:26 PM by Sagar Bhanushali
Mercedes’ upcoming 2016 C63 AMG has made it back to the internet, all thanks this new set of spy images. Interestingly, the car this time is seen wearing little camouflage, giving us all a good look at the latest AMG model.
Friday, March 07, 2014 5:51 PM by Selvin Jose
Maruti Ciaz (YL1) has been spotted again testing near the company’s plant in Gurgaon. The Ciaz is based on the Suzuki Authentics concept, first shown at the Shanghai Motor Show in 2013 and at the Auto Expo 2014. The Ciaz is all set to replace the SX4 when it goes on sale later this year.
Friday, March 07, 2014 4:53 PM by Sagar Bhanushali
John Cooper Works is Mini’s famed performance sub-brand which has been around since 2000. Founded by the son of John Cooper who was responsible for the original Mini Cooper, JCW specialises in options and accessories for Mini drivetrains, suspension, aerodynamics and interiors.
Friday, March 07, 2014 4:39 PM by Ranjan R. Bhat
After unveiling the Fiat 500 Abarth at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo, Fiat revealed that the car wouldbe launched later in the year. Fiat Group Automobiles India President and Managing Director NageshBasavanhallihad told PTI that the car would be initially imported as a CBU but later,they were planning to locally assemble the car to offer it with a competitive price tag. Now, according to a report by a website, it looks like Fiat will bring the 500 Abarth only as a CBU and the plans to locally assemble the car have been given the axe. News is that the Punto Abarth will be locally assembled in India for a 2015 launch.
Friday, March 07, 2014 3:12 PM by Sagar Bhanushali
In a bid to drive sales of its range of cars, Audi India is currently selling the A4, the A6, the Q5 and the Q7 at heavily discounted prices. The car maker if giving away discounts on the aforementioned models under its ‘Spring Collection’ offer.
Friday, March 07, 2014 3:00 PM by Ninad Ambre
Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd (M&M) has organised a free service camp dubbed M-Plus. This is the fifth edition of the check-up camp. It will conclude on March 9. Mahindra vehicle owners including cars like Scorpio, Bolero, Xylo, Quanto, XUV500, Rexton, Verito, Vibe, Logan and Thar can bring their cars to the workshop for an inspection.
Friday, March 07, 2014 1:25 PM by Selvin Jose
The legendary Nürburgring is rumoured to have been sold for an undisclosed amount between Euros 60-70 million (Rs 507 - 592 crore). The highest bidder, Miami-based private equity firm, HIG Capital, is said to be the new owner of the iconic race track.
Friday, March 07, 2014 11:58 AM by Ninad Ambre
Maruti Suzuki is planning to come up with an AMT (automated manual transmission) version of the Alto K10. The strong demand for the AMT version of the Celerio has urged the company to introduce more small cars with automatic versions.