MotorBeam Daily News Roundup – 30th June
News highlights of the day include Honda, BMW, Fuel Price and Geneva Motor Show.
Honda – The much awaited Honda WR-V will be launched on 2nd July. The crossover hatch will come with new styling elements and new features along with BS6 compliant petrol and diesel engine options.
BMW – BMW Motorrad had teased the 2020 BMW S 1000 XR a few months back and now they are all set to introduce the litre class bike in our country. The sports tourer comes with a 4-cylinder in-line 999cc engine producing 165 HP and 114 Nm of torque.
Fuel Price – Diesel continues to be costlier than petrol by 10 paise in Delhi. Currently the price is Rs. 80.53 per litre for diesel and petrol retails at Rs. 80.43 per litre.
Geneva Motor Show – One of the biggest motor shows across the world is cancelled yet again for 2021. Many exhibitors have withdrawn from the show considering the disrupting business and prolonged crisis due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis across the world.
Motor Trivia – Did you know, 6.1 percent of the EU workforce are employed in the automobile sector.
Comment of the day – Super Shaan – “Don’t delay it. Just don’t bring it!”