MotorBeam Daily News Roundup – 30th July
News highlights of the day include KTM, Indian Motorcycle, Ford and Toyota.
KTM – KTM and Husqvarna motorcycles are available with free extended warranty and roadside assistance. These offers are available for prospective owners that book the bikes between 28th July and 20th September, 2020.
Indian Motorcycle – The American premium motorcycle maker has announced integration of Apple CarPlay for 2020 Indian Motorcycle models including Chieftain, Roadmaster and Challenger. Bikes that come with 7-inch Ride Command system will get this new feature integration.
Ford – The American carmaker has received an impressive 2.3 lakh bookings for the Ford Bronco in just 2 weeks of time. The waiting period of the off-road focussed machine is up to 2 years now. It is available in three versions – 5-door, 3-door and smaller Bronco Sport.
Toyota – The Suzuki-Toyota alliance was expected to introduce their second Maruti Vitara Brezza based Toyota product by this time but due to the production delays, the compact SUV is now expected to hit the showrooms during the festive season.
Motor Trivia – Did you know, according to an Australian study, white vehicles are 10 percent less likely to be involved in an accident.
Comment of the day – Keenan Fernandes – “GM with an electric hummer unbelievable.”