Congress president Sonia Gandhi has inaugurated the much-awaited Bandra Worli sea link yesterday. The 5.6 kilometers long cable-stayed bridge has been designed to allow for speedy road travel between Bandra and Worli in the busy and traffic-ridden city of Mumbai. The link would be equipped with state-of-the-art systems for traffic monitoring, emergency support and an … Read More
After holding the numero uno spot in the luxury car segment for the last few months, BMW India is chalking out robust plans to retain its position and is aiming to sell nearly 3,000 units for this calendar year. BMW India has already sold close to 1,700 cars by the end of June, is firming … Read More
The Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival has awarded Volkswagen the Advertiser of the Year award. The festival organisers give the award to advertisers that have distinguished themselves for inspiring innovative marketing of their products and who embrace and encourage the creative work produced by their agencies.
You can you can download the latest episode of series 16 of fifth gear, 16 x 04 here.
Volkswagen and Porsche have announced plans to merge. In a move that would relieve the sports carmaker from its debt burden and bring the 3½ year takeover saga surrounding Europe’s largest carmaker to an end. After a meeting of the Porsche family owners and VW and Porsche executives in Salzburg, the family clan agreed to … Read More
The automotive slowdown has prompted Honda India to put its new assembly plant operations on hold and also pause hiring employees for its plant at Tapukara in Rajasthan. This comes even as the rising yen and dollar compelled Honda to price the Jazz higher than what it had hoped to. Investments in the plant slowed … Read More
You can you can download the second episode of season 13 of Top Gear UK, 13 x 02 here.
The Fiat Grande Punto has redefined the B+ segment with the level of equipment at competitive prices. However how does the Grande Punto fare against the competition? Votes by Motorbeam readers suggest they would pick up the Grande Punto over other cars in the segment. The Swift came a close second, which was quite a … Read More
Maruti Suzuki is on a engine upgrade spree and lined up is the diesel variant of the Maruti SX4 by August. The SX4 could be powered by 1.3 litre or 1.6-litre DDIS engine. However the obesity of the SX4 will make the latter engine more favourable. Fiat is also planning to offer a more powerful … Read More