Car & Bike

Car, bike prices to come down post Budget 2019? Automobile industry body wants Modi govt to take this step

June 15, 2019

Budget 2019 will be an interesting one as it will be presented by brand Modi 2.0 government and India’s first full-time women Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at a time when there is a concern about the country’s economy. The Society of Automobile Industry (SIAM) has recommended that the Modi government must reduce the Goods and […]

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Car, bike sales crash as cash crunch sets in

May 7, 2019

The shrinking purchasing power has badly hit the passenger vehicle industry, once touted as the fastest growing one in the world. My expenses are not going down. Also, I don’t know if I will get a decent salary hike this year. It’s better to wait,” said the 33-year-old staffer at a prominent South Kolkata hospital. […]

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Hyundai Cars Will Now Be Available On Subscription Basis

March 10, 2019

Hyundai Motor India and self-drive car rental service provider- Revv have tied up to provide Hyundai cars on a subscription basis. On subscription, the customers could opt for a flexible ownership plan which includes both, short term and long term. The customers will also be able to swap cars across Hyundai range and can easily avail it without […]

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New refillable batteries could fuel an electric car revolution

February 23, 2019

Electric vehicles are easier on the environment than their gasoline-powered counterparts, but their long charging times and the scarcity of charging stations can make life hard for the eco-conscious motorists who drive them. Now help may be on the horizon. Scientists are working to develop refillable, or so-called flow, batteries that can be refueled in […]

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Engineering student on bike hit by speeding car, injured

February 22, 2019

RECKLESS: The youth on the motorbike was thrown off his vehicle in the impact and sustained severe injuries. T… Read More COIMBATORE: A 24-year-old engineering student has been hospitalised after the motorcycle he was riding was hit by a car driven by a 21-year-old girl student on Wednesday evening. K Balaji, a native of Thanjavurand a final […]

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Can you beat our man Flipsy’s car and bike history?

February 20, 2019

The other day I posted an article chronicling mine and our Dictator Trevor Long’s car history. I suggested it says a lot about a person, or a particular period in time during one’s life. For example, Trev once bought a 1999 Mitsubishi Lancer, let’s just say it was onwards and upwards from then. But our team […]

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