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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 »

Nissan’s next Z car expected at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Nissan is finally gearing up to bring in the new generation of its Z cars this October at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show. It will succeed the 370Z, which is the sixth generation of the Z car and is been around for almost eight years now. The new generation Z concept will be showcased this year with new engine options ... Read More »

2017 Detroit Motor Show: Lexus flagship sedan LS500 unveiled

Lexus has revealed the new generation of its global flagship sedan, the LS500, at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show. 28 years ago, the first LS was unveiled at the very auto show marking the birth of the brand Lexus. Now in its fifth-generation, the flagship sedan is all-new as it follows the brand’s design philosophy, incorporating all the luxuries the ... Read More »

2017 Detroit Motor Show: Mercedes-AMG introduces GT C Coupe

Mercedes-AMG has taken the wraps of the newest member of its GT family. Sitting snugly in between the GT S and the monster-of-green-hell GT R is – GT C Coupe. Do not mistake it with the GT C that we wrote about earlier because it was the GTC Roadster and this one is a coupe. The GT C Coupe will ... Read More »

Toyota unveils 2018 Camry at Detroit Motor Show

Toyota unveiled their best-ever Camry model at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show. Based on the new TNGA platform, the new model looks more muscular and aggressive than its predecessors. Toyota will offer the 2018 model in four variants – LE, XLE, SE, and XSE. The top two versions, namely the SE and the XSE will get sport body modifications as ... Read More »

2017 Detroit Motor Show: Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Concept showcased

Volkswagen has revealed the second model of its five-vehicle line-up under the I.D. moniker. Following the four-seater hatch from the 2016 Paris Motor Show, the concept showcased at the ongoing Detroit Motor Show is called the I.D. Buzz and is a ‘Microbus’ of the future. Reminiscent of the iconic Microbus, the I.D. Buzz takes retro cues such as large Volkswagen ... Read More »

Volkswagen to debut its second I.D. Concept at the Detroit Motor Show

Volkswagen will take the stage at the impending 2017 Detroit Motor Show with its second vehicle from the new electric I.D. family. The German car maker has teased the vehicle ahead of the launch and it seems to be a larger vehicle than the first I.D. Concept showcased at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. The I.D. Concept showcased earlier was ... Read More »

Volkswagen reveals Gol GT Concept at Sao Paulo motor show

Volkswagen Brazil unveiled a Gol GT Concept at the ongoing Sao Paulo motor show. In Brazil, the Gol hatchback received a facelift just recently. The new Gol now looks a lot similar to the Polo sold in India and Europe. That explains the uncanny resemblance of the Gol GT Concept to the Polo GTI which was launched in India just ... Read More »

Audi reveals the A5 Cabriolet ahead of 2016 Los Angeles Motor Show

Audi has revealed the new A5 Cabriolet ahead of its official debut at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 14. The new open top model shares the same design as that of the A5 Coupe and claims to be more focused on safety, driving dynamics and performance.  Audi will launch the new A5 Cabriolet in the UK in ... Read More »

2016 Paris Motor Show: New-gen Audi Q5 unveiled, India launch next year

Audi unveiled the new generation Q5 at the Paris Motor Show on Thursday. This redesigned SUV will make it to the Indian market as well, but sometime next year. The 2017 Audi Q7 is lighter, more dynamic and more fuel-efficient than its predecessor. Reasonably, when it goes on sale, it will replace the current-gen model. Also in comparison, the new ... Read More »