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First Drive: 2020 Mahindra Thar Freedom Drive
Athira Murali, Guest Post, Reviews & Test Rides

First Drive: 2020 Mahindra Thar Freedom Drive

We’ve been seeing spy photos of the new Thar for some time now and in the run up to the unveil, some thinly camouflaged images surfaced, so we had a fair idea of what to expect. But today, when it finally broke cover, brute- macho-muscular-go anywhere are some of the words that came to our mind when we looked at this the latest avatar of the iconic Mahindra Thar. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4Uw_4ih7uc Off-road Champ Athira Murali shares her First Drive experience of 2020 Mahindra Thar.
Women on Wheels: Athira Murali, National record holder and off-road racer
Women Riders

Women on Wheels: Athira Murali, National record holder and off-road racer

We interview Athira Murali, who has the unique distinction of being India’s one of the youngest upcoming woman off-road racer. She was also honoured in the India Book of Records and Universal Record Forum for being the youngest person to hold the most number of vehicle licenses. tnw: Tell us about yourself? Athira: I am Athira Murali from Kottayam, Kerala. I completed my Bachelors in Computer Applications (BCA). As my interest is in the field of automobiles, I later pursued Mechanical Engineering from Regional Institute of Engineering in Thiruvananthapuram. tnw: How long have you been riding / driving and describe on how you got to where you are with your passion of driving today. Athira: I started riding at the age of 12. The very first vehicle I ...
Ford Freestyle goes off-road at CBC Ford Fest in Mavelikkara, Kerala
Automobile News, Automobiles India, Feature Stories, Featured Posts, Test Drive and Review

Ford Freestyle goes off-road at CBC Ford Fest in Mavelikkara, Kerala

Have you heard of a new segment CUV ? Ford has a answer for that. Christened as Compact Utility Vehicle (CUV), Ford recently launched the Freestyle in India which is essentially the rugged, cross-hatch version of the Figo. But I'm not going to get into the details of the Freestyle here. I am going to share my drive experience at the CBC Ford Fest . The event was organised in Mavelikkara, Kerala by India’s one of the youngest off-road racer Athira Murali  in association with CBC Ford Thumpoly, Alappuzha . It was an honour to be a part of this event and was one of the best platform to explore the Freestyle's off-road capability. The 2-day event, 24th - 25th May, 2018, saw participation of potential customers and enthusiasts experience the Ford Freestyle.   Th...
Bikers ride to retrace story of the man behind ‘The White Revolution in India’
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Bikers ride to retrace story of the man behind ‘The White Revolution in India’

Motorcyclists loaded with full of energy and enthusiasm are geared up to embark on a 1600 km journey from Kozhikode in Kerala to Anand in Gujarat on their Royal Enfields. The purpose of the journey to retrace the life and work of the nation’s beloved Father of the White Revolution in India; Dr. Verghese Kurien.   Bikers Arun, Surjit, Rex Sulu, Athira & Hisham who initiated the #IntroducingDrKurien will be joined by other bikers from the cities of Kozhikode, Mangalore, Goa, Kolhapur, Pune, Mumbai and Vadodara. The ride was flagged off at Milma Dairy, Kozhikode on November 20, 2017. The event was graced with the presence of Shri P T Gopal Kurup (Chairman, MILMA) and Shri K M Jhala (Chief Operating Officer, AMUL). The bikers will be reaching Anand on November 26, ...