News highlights of the day include Honda, Tata, Renault and Force.
Honda Africa Twin 1100 – Honda plans to introduce the new Africa Twin CRF 1100L in April. This new version replaces the current 1000 model. It was first unveiled last September and now gets more power, is better equipped and looks more stunning.
Honda PCX Electric Scooter – Honda has showcased the PCX electric scooter to dealers in India. The battery-powered scooter had its market debut in Japan in November 2018 but as a lease-only model. It comes with two mobile power packs connected in series as the source of power. The power packs comprise a Lithium-ion battery with a high energy density and a voltage of 48V per unit.
Tata Gravitas – As per new spy shots, the Tata Gravitas is coming in two seating configurations. In addition to the already seen 7-seat version, there’ll be a 6-seat version. Both versions should be unveiled at Auto Expo 2020 next month. The 6-seat Tata Gravitas will feature two captain seats in the second row.
Renault HBC – The Renault HBC has been spied just 2 weeks before its world premiere (in concept form) at the 2020 Auto Expo. At the front, the Renault HBC sports the facelifted Renault Kwid-inspired spit headlamps. The main lights positioned below the LED position lights that likely double as turn indicators, seem to be tri-part LED units.
Next-gen Force Gurkha – The new Force Gurkha is likely to unveil early next month, at the 2020 Auto Expo in New Delhi. The next-gen Force Gurkha will sit on the same underpinnings as the Gurkha Xtreme that made its debut recently. The platform features a multi-link suspension setup, a low-range transfer case and other off-road gear.
Motor Trivia – Did you know, The Ford Mustang first made its debut in 1964?
Comment of the day – Prashant Swaminathan – The anti-Bajaj
decluttering to promote growth!