Category Archives : Sideblog

Here are two more teasers of the 2013 Skoda Octavia

Dec 6, 2012 - 6:07pm IST

Why are we showing you teasers of the 2013 Octavia when spyshots of the undisguised car are available? - We don't get to see the.

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Hyundai’s new Direct Injection Engine for Sonata

Jun 21, 2009 - 11:02am IST

Hyundai is getting ready to add direct injection to its 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine. Power from the DI four cylinder goes from 176 to 200 hp,.

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BMW Enthusiastic about 2018 Winter Olympics in Munich

Jun 21, 2009 - 11:02am IST

BMW has announced that it would support the bid by Munich to bring the 2018 Winter Olympic Games to their home city. The manufacturer promised.

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International Engine of the Year Award

Jun 21, 2009 - 11:02am IST

Volkswagen’s 1.4 liter TSI Twincharger has been honoured with the greatest recognition. The 1.4 liter Twincharger used across VW’s range in models such as the.

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Ferrari boss puts his own car up for auction

Jun 21, 2009 - 11:02am IST

Luca di Montezemolo is offering his own personal car for sale on Ferrari’s online auction for charitable reasons. Luca Di Montezemolo signed the 599 GTB.

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BMW beats Mercedes Benz and Audi with respect to sales

Jun 8, 2009 - 6:35pm IST

BMW becomes the number one luxury car maker in India after overtaking rivals Mercedes Benz and Audi. In April-May 2009, BMW India sold 466 cars as compared to.

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Fiat’s Brazilian sales goes from 0 – 10 million in 33 years!

Jun 8, 2009 - 6:16pm IST

Fiat’s production line in Betim produced the 10 millionth car (a bright red Palio) in Brazil. Established in 1976, Fiat Brazil’s impeccable sales record for.

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Skoda’s Vrchlabi plant celebrates 100th anniversary

Jun 8, 2009 - 5:36pm IST

Skoda’s Vrchlabi plant (located in Czech Republic) celebrated its 100th anniversary, this weekend. The Vrchlabi plant manufactures the Skoda Octavia sedan, ships it to India in.

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GM India’s upcoming cars

Jun 6, 2009 - 6:58pm IST

GM India has lined up a slew of upgraded and new roll-outs, which includes sedan Chevrolet Cruze (Rs 12-14 lakh), premium hatchback based on the.

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Mercedes Benz to produce the ‘Concept Fascination’ car

Jun 6, 2009 - 6:47pm IST

Auto Express and their sources claim that E-Class Concept Fascination shown in October ’08, at the 2008 Paris Auto Show, will be mass produced. The ‘Shooting.

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Honda CR-V to get a facelift

Jun 6, 2009 - 5:43pm IST

Honda CR-V sold in Thailand will get a new (less uglier) face from November 2009. This new version (codenamed 2WL) will spread to global markets.

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Mitsubishi Outlander becomes India’s 1st premium SUV to surpass BS IV emission norms

Jun 6, 2009 - 5:28pm IST

Automobile Research Association of India (ARAI) has certified that HM-Mitsubishi Outlander has surpassed the BS IV (Bharath Stage Four) emission norms with BS III (Bharath.

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Diesel Toyota Prado to be launched on 9th June

May 30, 2009 - 12:14pm IST

Toyota Kirloskar Motors has decided to launch a diesel version of SUV Land Cruiser Prado in Mumbai on 9th June ’09. Just like the petrol.

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Bajaj to launch a low-cost 125cc motorcycle

May 25, 2009 - 2:12pm IST

Bajaj Auto’s Rajiv Bajaj said that a new 125cc bike costing between Rs 20,000 and Rs 24,000, will be available soon. Production of this 125.

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Maruti Suzuki to facelift Zen Estilo

May 25, 2009 - 1:52pm IST

With the Versa platform-based O2 MPV, Maruti plans to release a Zen Estilo facelift in October 09. The facelift will include minor cosmetic changes in.

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