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Month: October 2022

Toyota Innova Hycross teaser out. Global debut soon
Automobile News

Toyota Innova Hycross teaser out. Global debut soon

Toyota has released the first official teaser of the new Innova Hycross. Slated to make its global debut in Indonesia next month, the refreshed MPV will get an all-new hybrid powertrain and refreshed exterior styling. The teaser image shows the front end of the new three-row MPV and there are visible styling cues like the grille from Toyota's global models. The new Toyota Hycross will be a global model and it will be sold in overseas markets like Indonesia, where it is most likely to be called the 'Innova Zenix'. The India debut of the model will follow the global unveiling, which is expected to take place in Indonesia. The front design of the car clearly shows the new MPV's intent to look more like a crossover. It gets a larger hexagonal grille that is flanked by sleeker and agg...
Ola S1 Air e-scooter launched at INR 79,999 (ESP). Range 101kms
Gadgets and Technology

Ola S1 Air e-scooter launched at INR 79,999 (ESP). Range 101kms

Ola has launched its entry-level electric scooter, the S1 Air, at INR 79,999 (ESP) The S1 Air gets three riding modes – Eco, Normal and Sports. In Eco mode, it has a claimed range of 101km. This price tag of INR 79,999 (ex-showroom).is an introductory price and only available to those who reserve the scooter on or before October 24. The amount for reserving the scooter is Rs 999. According to the company, the purchase window for the S1 Air will open in February 2023 and deliveries will commence in early April. While the S1 is priced at INR 99,999 (ex-showroom), the S1 Pro costs INR 1,39,999 (ex-showroom).   The Ola S1 Air is equipped with a smaller 2.5kWh battery pack (0-100 percent home charge in 4 hours 30 minutes) and a hub-mounted motor making peak power of 4.5kW,...
Mahindra XUV300 TurboSport launched. Prices start at INR 10.35 lakh (esp)
Automobile News

Mahindra XUV300 TurboSport launched. Prices start at INR 10.35 lakh (esp)

Mahindra has launched the XUV300 TurboSport with a new 1.2-litre T-GDi turbo-petrol motor which is the highest-spec powertrain available with the XUV300, topping the existing 1.2 turbo-petrol and 1.5 diesel engines. Prices for the  XUV300 TurboSport range between INR 10.35 lakh-12.90 lakh (ex-showroom, India).  This new motor has been made available on the higher three trims of the XUV300 – W6, W8 and W8(O). Powering the XUV300 TurboSport is a 1.2-litre mStallion TGDi engine that puts out 128 BHP @ 5,000 rpm and 230 Nm @ 1,500-3,750 rpm. It is said to enable the SUV to sprint from 0-60 km/h in 5 seconds. The engine is paired with a 6-speed manual transmission The XUV300 also gets a mild-hybrid start-stop system to further improve fuel efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions, and Mahi...
Hero Vida V1 e-scooter launched at INR 1.45 lakh.  Gets removable batteries
Gadgets and Technology

Hero Vida V1 e-scooter launched at INR 1.45 lakh. Gets removable batteries

Hero MotoCorp has launched its first electric scooter in the Indian market. The Hero Vida V1 electric scooter is available in Plus and Pro variants, priced at INR 1.45 lakh and INR 1.59 lakh, respectively. The V1 Plus and V1 Pro differ in terms of range as well as performance. Hero MotoCorp is offering Vida V1 in two variants namely Vida V1 Pro and Vida V1 Plus. Pro is the top-spec variant and claims 165 km (IDC) of range on a single charge from a 3.94 kWh battery while accelerating from 0 to 40 km/h in 3.2 seconds. Vida V1 Plus promises 143 km (IDC) of range on a single charge from a 3.44 kWh battery while accelerating from 0 to 40 km/h in 3.4 seconds. Top speed is capped at 80 km/h for both variants. Both V1 Pro and V1 Plus can be charged at a rate of 1.2 km/minute. Vida V1...
Aston Martin DBX 707, the world’s most powerful luxury SUV launched in India at INR. 4.63 crore
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Aston Martin DBX 707, the world’s most powerful luxury SUV launched in India at INR. 4.63 crore

The world’s most powerful luxury SUV, Aston Martin DBX 707 has been launched in India at an ex-showroom price of INR. 4.63 crore (ex-showroom, India). The DBX 707 is the most expensive model in the brand’s line-up. The new flagship performance SUV costs INR 48 lakh more than the standard DBX (INR 4.15 crore), which was launched in our market in January 2021. The biggest talking point of the new DBX 707 is its uprated Mercedes-AMG-sourced 4.0-litre, twin-turbocharged V8 engine. Paired to a 9-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters, the engine produces 707hp (hence the name) and 900Nm of peak torque, which drives all four wheels. Thanks to a new launch control system, the SUV can complete its 0-100kph sprint in just 3.3sec, compared to the 4.3sec of the standard DBX, and go on...
Jawa 42 Bobber launched. Prices start at INR 2.06 lakh
Motorcycle News

Jawa 42 Bobber launched. Prices start at INR 2.06 lakh

Jawa Yezdi has introduced the all-new Jawa 42 Bobber in India. It comes with a starting price of INR 2.06 lakh (ex-showroom). The top-end model will cost INR 2.09 lakh (ex-showroom). The motorbike is the company’s most affordable bobber-style motorcycle in the Indian market. Powering the Jawa 42 Bobber is the same liquid-cooled, 334cc single-cylinder engine making 30.64hp and 32.64Nm of torque as the Perak. Retaining the company’s signature minimalist body work, Jawa 42 Bobber comes with chopped fenders and low single seat with fat tyres. The 42 Bobber features knee recesses in the fuel tank, a small luggage rack on the rear fender, a new 2-way adjustable seat and a different headlight shroud and instrumentation. Jawa 42 Bobber: Price list Jawa 42 Bobber (Mystic Coppe...