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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 »

TVS Motor buys into electric two-wheeler startup Ultraviolette

TVS Motor Company Ltd has acquired a 14.78% stake in electric bike maker Ultraviolette Automotive Pvt. Ltd for Rs 5 crore ($775,000) in cash, signifying growing interest of major vehicle manufacturers to partner with startups in the transportation technology segment. TVS acquired 6,750 shares of the Bangalore startup at Rs 7,409 apiece, the Chennai-based two-wheeler maker informed the stock exchanges. ... Read More »

GST effect on bike prices: Motorcycles up to 350cc get cheaper, electric & bigger capacity bikes become expensive – All you need to know

GST or Goods and Service Tax has kicked in from today midnight in India. Under the new set of taxes, prices of various items see a revision. The two-wheelers are not untouched by this and hence, will now have to go through some significant changes in their prices. Many buyers are still confused at the moment as to which bikes will get ... 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 »

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 »

Faraday Future reveals FF91 electric SUV at CES

Faraday Future has been putting its shoulder to the wheels for the last 12 months and has finally taken the wraps of its new electric autonomous SUV. Christened as FF91, the California-based electric car manufacturer is calling the car a ‘new species’ and has dubbed it a spectacle of technology. The FF91 claims to have the largest battery size with ... Read More »

Xiaomi will likely unveil a new electric vehicle on December 12

Xiaomi is no stranger to experimenting with all sorts of products, spanning from light bulbs to air purifiers. In the western world, we mostly get glimpses from the smartphone business, but there are equally interesting and compelling offers on various accessories, TVs and other multimedia equipment that typically never leave the company’s home market. Some of you might remember the ... Read More »

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With the top brass car manufacturers all announcing their electric offensive, Italian sportscar maker Maserati has announced their electric flagship as well. The Alfieri was a two seat concept that dropped a lot of jaws at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. While it’s supposed to be an F-Type competitor with a V6 internal combustion engine, it will also be powered ... Read More »

Jaguar Land Rover looking to make electric cars in the UK

Jaguar recently showed off its first fully electric vehicle in the form of the I-Pace at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The British carmaker isn’t stopping here though because Jaguar Land Rover has plenty lined up in the electric motoring space. JLR, in fact, has revealed that it plans to build electric cars in the UK in order to lift ... Read More »

Daimler to invest $11 billion for development of electric vehicle

The dieselgate scandal by Volkswagen has resulted in a shifting trend amongst the German manufacturers for working towards the development of electric vehicles in their forthcoming car line-up. The latest entrant to this fray for electrification is Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, who have revealed that they will invest up to $11 billion (approx. Rs 7000 crore) into the ... Read More »