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Mercedes to invest $1 billion to make its Alabama plant EQ ready

Mercedes-Benz has set the ball rolling across the globe, making strategic provisions and investments in its electric endeavour. Latest in the scheme of things is the 1.3 billion dollar investment into its Alabama facility in the US to make it EQ ready. Mercedes’ electric car range is…

Honda Drive to Discover VIII: Bhutan diaries

Discovering Bhutan I sat erect on the ice-cold stone floor in padmasana (lotus position) while the monks chanted their holy mantras in a steady hum. In the tranquil silence of the Paro Taktsang monastery or Tiger’s nest, their chanting seemed to reverberate through the walls. Balanced…

Xiaomi to launch 32GB storage variant of Mi Max 2

After launching the Mi Max 2 back in July this year, Xiaomi is bringing a new variant of the device. The sole change the new model features is storage, which is 32GB. Launch is set for September 20, and like the variants unveiled earlier, this new model will…

2017 Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo – What to expect?

The Fortuner has always been a popular choice in the premium SUV segment. In an effort to further boost its sales this festive season, Toyota will be introducing the 2017 Fortuner TRD Sportivo edition in India soon. Changes in the upcoming model will be limited to cosmetic upgrades and will…

Honda City, BR-V and CR-V to cost more due to hike in cess

Japanese car manufacturer Honda has hiked prices for the City, BR-V and the CR-V in India. The company attributes the increase in prices to the cess hike in GST, which is effective from 11 September 2017. The prices for the Brio, Jazz, Amaze and WR-Vhowever remain unaffected for now. Post the revision in prices,…

Huawei Mate 10 to come in three variants

The Huawei Mate 10 series that is set to arrive on October 16. We received a tip from a Huawei distributor, saying the new Mate might appear in three variants, instead of the two rumored so far – standard Huawei Mate 10, bezel-free Huawei Mate 10 Pro…

How to make best use of off-road tyres

A pointless exercise for the ignorant, a sport for the rest of us. No matter what the season is, some of us are always game to head off the beaten path. But off-roading without knowing the rules of the game and technique can get you into…

Tata Nexon bookings to start officially on 11 September

Tata Motors will officially commence the bookings of the Nexon SUV on 11 September at Rs 11,000. The variant-wise prices, however, are expected to be announced by the carmaker on 21 September. The Nexon will be the newest product from Tata to enter the Indian market. This compact SUV…

Honda to unveil CR-V hybrid prototype at Frankfurt Motor Show

Japanese auto giant Honda is set to unveil a prototype of the CR-V hybrid at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, previewing the brand’s first-ever electrified SUV in Europe. The hybrid prototype features revised styling that previews the forthcoming European-spec CR-V range. This would be the first…