Tata Motors unveils sub-compact SUV Punch
According to the company, the sub-compact SUV will be available in both manual (MT) and automatic (AMT) transmission options. "Tata Motors design studios in India, UK, and Italy collaborated to develop this unique vehicle to herald the creation of an entirely new category - the sub-compact SUV, to address a growing customer need for a small in size but large in space SUV," the company said in a statement.
Apple Car to use automatic shading system to block bright light
With the automatic shading system, "Apple Car" could prevent drivers and passengers from being blinded by the sun's glare or dazzled by headlights, reports AppeInsider. According to the patent granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office, the "Active Glare Suppression System" could stop bright lights from reaching the driver's eyes at all, while keeping the rest of the view clear.
Volkswagen launches all-new Taigun at Rs 10.49 lakh in India | 10 Points
The Topline MT and AT cost Rs 14.56 lakh and Rs 15.90 lakh respectively, and consists mostly of the top features of the car. The upgraded 1.5-litre TSI engine comes in GT badging, signifying the superior engine performance that it has. The GT Manual costs Rs 14.99 lakh and the GT + DSG costs Rs 17.49 lakh.
New Maserati Grecale to premiere globally
An explosion of colours anticipates the power of a new breeze, as Maserati announces the date of the Global Premiere of Grecale, November 16 in Milano. Grecale is a wind that turns the every day into something exceptional and will blow across the Maserati range.
Harley-Davidson's 1st electric bicycle to go on sale later this year
"The formation of Serial 1 allows Harley-Davidson to play a key role in this mobility revolution while allowing Serial 1 to focus exclusively on the e-bicycle customer and deliver an unmatched riding experience rooted in freedom and adventure," Aaron Frank, Brand Director for Serial 1 Cycle Company, said in a statement.
Ola Electric continues record run, sells scooters worth Rs 1,100 cr in 2 days
"In total over 2 days, we have done over Rs 1,100 crore in sales! This is unprecedented not just in the automotive industry but it is one of the highest sales in a day (by value) for a single product in Indian e-commerce history! We truly are living in a digital India," the company claimed in a statement tweeted on Friday.
Ola electric scooters worth Rs 600 crore sold in a day at rate of 4 per second: CEO Bhavish Agarwal
Ola has sold more than the entire 2-wheeler industry put together on Wednesday, Agarwal said. He further stated that the last bookings for the new scooters are opened till Thursday midnight following which the sale will be closed. Ola Electric is the all-electric branch of the indigenous rideshare company Ola Cabs based in Bangalore.
Kia Sonet crosses one lakh sales-mark in less than 12 months
Accordingly, during the same period, the vehicle has become the fourth highest-selling SUV in the country. Introduced in September 2020, Sonet has contributed almost 17 per cent to the segment and 32 per cent to the company's overall sales. "The Sonet was launched when the auto industry was facing its worst slump in history with the advent of Covid-19 pandemic," said Tae-Jin Park.
Tesla pushes its full self-driving Beta v10: Report
The software enables Tesla vehicles to virtually drive themselves both on highways and city streets, but it is still considered a level 2 driver assist since it requires driver supervision at all times, reports Electrek. The driver remains responsible for the vehicle, needs to keep its hands on the steering wheel, and be ready to take control, the report said.
What went wrong with Ford in India and who will benefit from its exit?
The exit of Ford will benefit companies who are in the utility vehicle space, they added. At a time when Asian car makers have captured the market in the US, it was nothing but natural for the American automobile companies -- General Motors and now Ford -- to sputter and stop in India if they get their basics wrong.