Author Archives: Sayantani Singha

Mercedes-Benz E350d LWB First Drive Review

The E-class was Mercedes’s first step on Indian soil and even today it remains the most important sedan in their line-up. Ever since Mercedes came to India, the E has been its most consistent performer and with over 34,000 units sold since its launch in 1995, the E-class is the same to Mercedes, as a daily loaf of bread is Read More

Hindustan Motors sold the Ambassador brand to Peugeot for Rs 80 crore

The iconic Hindustan Motor Ambassador has been sold to the French manufacturer Peugeot for an agreed sum of Rs 80 crore. The C.K. Birla Group, who owns the Hindustan Motors, formalised the deal with the PSA Group for the sale of the Ambassador brand, including the trademarks. The proceeds from the sale will be utilised by Hindustan Motors to clear Read More

New spy shots of facelifted Hyundai Xcent confirm revised design for rear-end

Hyundai recently launched a facelifted model for the Grand i10 in the Indian market. Priced in the range of Rs 4.58 lakh to Rs 7.32 lakh, it is their primary fighter in the B-segment and takes on the Maruti Suzuki Swift, Honda Brio, Tata Bolt and Nissan Micra. Now with the Grand i0 out on the market, we can shortly 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

Audi RS3 Sportback coming to Geneva

Audi unveiled the RS3 Sedan at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, while the new A3 went on sale in May last year. Following that, a new and updated RS3 Sportback is making its way at the forthcoming 2017 Geneva Motor Show. As with the RS3 Sedan, the Sportback will come with what Audi calls “world’s most powerful production five-cylinder engine” Read More

Ford to invest $1 Billion in Argo Al for autonomous vehicles

As part of Ford’s plans to introduce self-driving cars for commercial ride sharing fleets by 2021, the company has announced it plans to invest $1 billion over next five years in tech startup company Argo Al. Pittsburg-based Argo AI will help Ford build a virtual driver system and once developed it might also be licensed to other companies as well. Read More

Xolo Era 2X India launch on January 5: Here’s everything we should know

New Delhi: Lava’s sub-brand Xolo is scheduled to launch its smartphone Xolo Era 2X on January 5. It will go on sale from January 9, 2017. Here are the expected features: 1)The press invite talks uses hashtag #TaptoLife. Nothing more than this is mentioned in the press release. There is a major possibility that Tap option to Unlock functionality may Read More

Watch: Model Emily Ratajkowski explains how OnePlus’ Dash Charge works!

New Delhi: A day’s power in 30 minutes of charge – that’s OnePlus’ Dash charge does. Yes, thanks to Dash Charge, one can charge their OnePlus devices as quickly as they can. Taking it to another level, OnePlus has roped in American actress and model Emily Ratajkowski to explain how the Dash Charge works. Taking to twitter, OnePlus said, “Everyone Read More

Consumer Electronics Show 2017: Here’s what to expect

Las Vegas: With the world`s biggest annual electronics event — Consumer Electronics Show(CES-2017) — commencing, people expect to see a large range of Artificial Intelligence (AI) devices, robots and self-driving cars open a new window to the future of our increasingly technology-driven world. Technology giants that forayed into AI and self-driving cars last year are expected to update their designs Read More

Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch India launch on Jan 10: All you should know

nt for the launch event which will take place in the capital city New Delhi on the 10th. Here’s everything you need to know: Gear S3 available in two variants The Gear S3 is offered in two variants – Classic and Frontier. The Gear S3 Classic comes with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, whereas there ‘Frontier’ version supports LTE, along with Read More