Tata X451 premium hatchback (Maruti Baleno-rival)

Based on the new AMP platform. According to a report on Overdrive, Tata Motors is planning at least six new cars aside from the models showcased at the Auto Expo 2016 (Tata Kite 5 compact sedan, Tata Nexon compact SUV and Tata Hexa). The new models in question will involve Tata’s multiple design studios (situated…

via Tata X451 premium hatchback (Maruti Baleno-rival) – Rendering — Indian Autos blog

Renault Nissan plant hikes salaries by Rs 18,000 in 3-year wage deal

According to sources, the average salary at the factory was Rs 33,000, making this hike a 54% increase over the three-year period.

via Renault Nissan plant hikes salaries by Rs 18,000 in 3-year wage deal — Auto-Industry-The Economic Times

5 global car brands expected in India in the next 4 years

Here are five global passenger vehicle brands expected to enter India by the end of the decade. Lexus Plans to launch Lexus, Toyota Motor’s luxury brand, has been repeatedly on and off for India. The first three models to be launched in India, will reportedly be the Lexus RX, Lexus GS and Lexus LS. Kia…

via 5 global car brands expected in India in the next 4 years – IAB Picks — Indian Autos blog

Simple Tech: Valves and valve springs explained

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Valves are essential to the internal combustion engine. But what exactly do they do?

via Simple Tech: Valves and valve springs explained — OVERDRIVE

Renault-Nissan CMF-A Based Sedan Under Development

A Renault Kwid based sub 4-metre sedan is reported to be the next model based on the highly famous CMF-A platform from the Renault-Nissan alliance. They are currently working on a hybrid system similar to the SHVS tech from Maruti-Suzuki. The new sedan will be based on the highly successful Renault Kwid The CMF-A platform has been…

via Renault-Nissan CMF-A Based Sedan Under Development — MotorBeam

Next-gen KTM Duke 390 spied in India — Indian Autos blog

Should go on sale in India next year. Just weeks after the second generation KTM Duke 390’s testing commenced in Europe, it was soon imported to India for further R&D work. Now, the all-new Duke 390 has been spied nearly fully undisguised at Bajaj Auto’s Chakan plant in Maharashtra. With the new twin headlamp design,…

via Next-gen KTM Duke 390 spied in India — Indian Autos blog

Rajasthan student gifted BMW 1-Series by coaching institute for achieving 11th rank in IIT-JEE — Motoroids

A coaching institute in Sikar, Rajasthan has lived up to its promise, a rather lofty one at that. Samarpan coaching institute had promised to their students that whoever managed to achieve an all India rank which is lower than 20 IIT-JEE Advanced exam, will be gifted a BMW car. The institute kept their word to their student Tanmay…

via Rajasthan student gifted BMW 1-Series by coaching institute for achieving 11th rank in IIT-JEE — Motoroids

Why you are not allowed to buy a Triumph wearing slippers!

Most comfortable in your shorts and slippers? Well that’s great, but don’t ever go to a Triumph motorcycle showroom in India and try to buy a bike in this attire. Triumph India says that it won’t sell you a bike if you go dressed like this to take delivery. And guess what, the British motorcycle…

via Don’t go to buy a Triumph wearing slippers! — Cartoq – Honest Car Advice

Meet India’s first FLYING CAR for the super-rich — Cartoq – Honest Car Advice

Here is a personal flying car that the super-rich in India could use for ‘flying to work’. Dutch company PAL-V Europe NV has even secured a patent for this car in India, from the Patent Office at Kolkata. Called the PAL-V One, the flying car has three wheels. It has a foldable rotor, propeller and…

via Meet India’s first FLYING CAR for the super-rich — Cartoq – Honest Car Advice