Tag Archives: Car

‘Taarzan’ Wonder Car won’t become a Lamborghini: Will be RESTORED to its former glory

Most of you would remember the ‘Taarzan the Wonder Car’, a movie that not only brought Dilip Chhabria into the limelight, but also gave a push to the mod car culture in the country. The Ajay Devgn-starrer showed how a young guy modifies a really old, rotting vintage car into a very attractive sportscar. Actually, the modified car shown in the ... Read More »

Strom R3 affordable electric car revealed in Mumbai!

With almost everyone predicting that electric vehicles will be the future of automobiles, many new players are launching their products in the market. One such start-up is Strom Motors, a Mumbai-based company that showcased its first ever electric car. The vehicle has been designed for urban cities with heavy traffic. Let’s find out all about the vehicle. What is it ... Read More »

From Akshay Kumar to Hrithik Roshan, famous Porsche car owners of India

Porsche is a legendary name in the world of automobiles. The German brand gained its popularity in the world of sportscars but lately, they have launched SUVs and sedans. Porsches are loved by car enthusiasts and there are a few in our country. Here’s a list of rich and famous Porsche owners from India. Hrithik Roshan The Porsche Cayenne is ... Read More »

Two injured as car rams into bike

A speeding car, believed to have being driven by a police officer, rammed into a bike leaving two men critically injured in Rohini area, during the early hours on Wednesday. A police cap, some files and liquor bottles were found in the car, which was vandalised by locals and an agitated public, after the driver managed to flee from the ... Read More »

Just a Pair of These $11 Radio Gadgets Can Steal a Car

QIHOO 360 TEAM UNICORN FOR YEARS, AUTOMAKERS and hackers have known about a clever attack that spoofs the signal from a wireless car key fob to open a vehicle’s doors, and even drive it away. But even after repeated demonstrations—and real thefts—the technique still works on a number of models. Now a team of Chinese researchers has not only demonstrated ... Read More »

The Statesman Vintage Car Rally organised in Delhi on Feb 26

The Statesman Vintage and Classic Car Rally has been scheduled on February 26, 2017 in Delhi. This is similar to the rally organised in Kolkata last month. Vintage and classic car enthusiasts and fans will be thrilled to witness the rarest of cars. The flag off ceremony will take place at the Statesman house followed by the exhibition. Before this, ... Read More »

Diesel car sales drop nearly by a half in last four years

Diesel cars which once were once seen a budget option in the long term, is now no longer considered to be a viable option. Reports indicate that back in July 2012 diesel cars contributed to around 52 per cent of overall sales while petrol cars held the other 48 per cent. The numbers have now dropped by less than a ... Read More »

PAL-V, world’s first commercial flying car goes on sale

Flying cars have always been day dream. We have seen quite a few of them being built and a very few of them being used. But most of them were one-offs or when it came to production, probably could not match their claims. The Dutch company PAL-V seems to have cracked the code and have opened their order books for ... Read More »

India car sales January 2017: Winners and losers

January has been a good month after the tumultuous end to 2016. The sales figures of most manufacturers are back on track and the growth story of the Indian car market has been revived. The targets have been realigned and many cars are toeing the growth path. Most of the car shave lunged ahead in terms of sales but there ... Read More »

The Electric car scenario: Global

This decade has seen a paradigm shift in car makers’ and car buyers’ sensibilities. Global warming as a threat had been identified back in the 90s. But it is now that the average temperatures around the globe have set new records for consecutive years, when the world has realised that we should let go of fossil fuels and opt for ... Read More »