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Honda to debut ‘Project 2&4 powered by RC213V’, at the 66th Frankfurt Motor Show
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Honda to debut ‘Project 2&4 powered by RC213V’, at the 66th Frankfurt Motor Show

Honda will debut the 'Project 2&4 powered by RC213V’, at the 66th Frankfurt Motor Show. The mid engine vehicle is powered by Honda’s tuned MotoGP RC213V 999 cc V-4 four-stroke unit which pumps out 215 PS at 13,000 rpm and peak torque of over 118 Nm is delivered at 10,500 rpm. Transmission is provided by a six-speed DCT gearbox. Press Release HONDA PROJECT 2&4 POWERED BY RC213V TO DEBUT AT FRANKFURT: A COMBINATION OF GLOBAL CREATIVITY AND CRAFTSMANSHIP Winner of Honda’s ‘Global Design Project’ to debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show Cabin-less structure features a floating seat design for immersive driving experience Powered by Honda’s MotoGP RC213V engine, modified to run on public roads ‘Honda Project 2&4 powered by RC213V’, the winning entry from Honda’s ‘Global...
DSK Benelli inaugurates its showroom in Chandigarh
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DSK Benelli inaugurates its showroom in Chandigarh

DSK Motowheels, announced the launch of showroom for the Italian brand Benelli in Chandigarh. The showroom, under the dealership of ‘AAW’ is located in City Emporium Mall, Shop no 1 & 2, Industrial Area, Phase 1, showcasing the entire range of DSK Benelli superbikes available in India, DSK Benelli superbikes prices: (ex-showroom, Chandigarh) TNT 300 – Rs. 2,99,000 TNT 600i – Rs. 5,38,000 TNT 600 GT – Rs. 5,96,000 TNT 600 GTS – Rs. 6,33,000 TNT 899 – Rs. 9,48,000 TNT R – Rs. 11,81,000 Press Release Chandigarh, September 9, 2015: DSK Motowheels, one of India’s most well-established and strongest players in the superbike industry announces the launch of an exclusive showroom for the legendary Italian superbiking brand Benelli in Chandigarh. The state-of-the-art ...
Spy Pics: Royal Enfield Himalayan scrambler-styled motorcycle
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Spy Pics: Royal Enfield Himalayan scrambler-styled motorcycle

The year 2016 could turn out to be a very important year for the Royal Enfield. The company intends to come up with two new engines, 750cc twin-cylinder engine and the other a 410cc which will power the upcoming ‘Himalayan’ scrambler-styled motorcycle.  The Royal Enfield Himalayan has been under development for some time now and the new set of spy pics shows a bike on the assembly line!! From what we can see, the upcoming Royal Enfield Himalayan scrambler will feature: GT525-like front mudguard Spoke wheels Off-road tyres Disc brakes with steel braided brake lines Long travel front suspension Monoshock suspension at the rear Black-painted engine Raised handlebar An upswept exhaust Round-shaped headlight Round-shaped rear view mirrors High ground clearance F...
Ford S-Max and Galaxy Scores 5-Star Euro Ncap Safety Ratings
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Ford S-Max and Galaxy Scores 5-Star Euro Ncap Safety Ratings

The Ford S-MAX and Galaxy have been awarded the maximum 5-star safety rating by independent crash test authority Euro NCAP. The S-MAX and Galaxy are offered for the first time with second-row seat side-airbags for additional passenger side-impact protection, and also offer first and second-row seatbelt pre-tensioners with load limiters to further enhance rear passenger safety. In addition, S-MAX and Galaxy gets Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection technology that can reduce the severity of some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians. (more…)
Image Gallery: Kawasaki Ninja 300 reviewed
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Image Gallery: Kawasaki Ninja 300 reviewed

We reviewed the sporty, responsive, ergonomically designed, technologically advanced and one of the best motorcycles in its class - the Kawasaki Ninja 300. The Ninja 300 is an ideal motorcycle for novice riders, track-day enthusiasts, commuters and riders of all sizes. To read review of the Kawasaki Ninja 300 click here (more…)
ŠKODA India launches Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ starting at Rs. 6.99 lakh
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ŠKODA India launches Rapid ‘Anniversary Edition’ starting at Rs. 6.99 lakh

ŠKODA India has launched the Rapid Anniversary Edition with prices starting at Rs 6.99 lakh. The Rapid Anniversary Edition gets side door foils, contrasting tone roof foils and wood décor interior trims. The Elegance Plus model will come equipped with the TrackPro car tracking device system. The Rapid Anniversary Edition also gets dual front airbags as a standard fitment to all variants. Other features include 7-speed DSG transmission with tiptronic manual gear changing, adjustable dual rear AC vents on rear center console, ŠKODA 2-DIN integrated audio player, Bluetooth connectivity for phone /audio streaming / remote control via phone app, cruise control, projector headlamps, height & length adjustable steering wheel. The Rapid Anniversary Editions will be available across all autho...
Royal Enfield enters Indonesia. Exclusive store in Jakarta soon
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Royal Enfield enters Indonesia. Exclusive store in Jakarta soon

Royal Enfield, today announced its entry in Indonesia at GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) 2015.  The company displayed itsrange of motorcycles at GIIAS 2015 that includes the Bullet 500cc, Classic 500cc and Classic Chrome, and the Continental GT (535cc) cafe racer. Along-with the motorcycles, Royal Enfield also displayed its collection of gear that includes purpose-built, protective riding gear and its recently launched Despatch Rider apparel and accessories collection. Royal Enfield will commence retail operations in the coming months from its exclusive dealership in Jakarta that is being set up in partnership with PT Distributor Motor Indonesia, who have signed- up as a dealer for the region. In addition to the store, they will also build service and aftermarket capabi...
2015 Frankfurt IAA- Mazda to reveal the Koeru, a crossover SUV concept
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2015 Frankfurt IAA- Mazda to reveal the Koeru, a crossover SUV concept

Snapshot: Mazda will reveal the Mazda Koeru, a new crossover SUV concept at the 66th 2015 Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA) to be held on 17 September. The carmaker will also display its new-generation model line-up in Frankfurt. Highlights include an all-new Mazda MX-5 complete with accessories as well as several SKYACTIV powertrains. (more…)
ESP can prevent up to 70 % accidents in passenger cars – Bosch India
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ESP can prevent up to 70 % accidents in passenger cars – Bosch India

Snapshot: Bosch, a leading global supplier of technology and services, says that the installation of the Electronic Stability Program (ESP) can avoid around 70 percent of all skidding accidents on highways in India.  As per a study released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) an accident takes place every minute and every four minutes a death resulting from these accidents is reported.  (more…)
10 lakh units of Maruti Suzuki DZire sold in India
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10 lakh units of Maruti Suzuki DZire sold in India

Snapshot:  Maruti Suzuki announced that the Dzire sedan has attained the 10 lakh cumulative sales mark this month. It is the only sedan to be in the top five most selling cars in India's passenger vehicle market. Launched in 2008, Maruti Suzuki DZire has helped Maruti Suzuki strengthen its presence in the entry sedan segment. To celebrate the occasion, Maruti Suzuki has lined up a month-long ‘The sweets are on us’ campaign. (more…)
Tec Issue: Windshield Wipers- How to Fix Common Problems (Part 1)
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Tec Issue: Windshield Wipers- How to Fix Common Problems (Part 1)

Worn wiper blades can limit driving visibility, which is potentially unsafe. Experts recommend that you check your blades at least once every six months and replace them if they are worn. But what are you looking for? Here we take a look at the most common windshield wiper problems and offer some solutions that will give you a clear view of the road ahead in even the worst weather.  (more…)