MG Hector iSMART Next Gen will feature an embedded M2M sim which will make the car an always-connected vehicle. The Always-connected feature allows users to receive real-time software, entertainment content and application updates. It also equips Voice Assist to control various features of the car.
With this development, Okinawa Scooters’ Ridge+ & i-Praise scooters are now connected scooters which are enabled with Aeris’ Mobility Platform.
The Classic 500 ABS comes with the 280mm disc at front, while a 240mm disc at the rear. Powered by the same 499 cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine. It chunks the power of 27.2 bhp at 5,250 rpm and peak torque of 41.3 Nm on 4,000 rpm. The machine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.
The design of the latest MPV is inspired by a shark. There is a shark-teeth like a grille at the front, shark tail-like lamps at the tail and shark fin antenna. Another interesting highlight of this vehicle is the new T-shaped centre console with trapezoidal AC vents, which the company claims to be industry-first surround cool technology.
Royal Enfield Himalayan, with the dual-channel ABS variant, will be priced Rs 10,000 to Rs 12,000 (ex-showroom) higher than the standard trim and with the 5-year mandatory third-party insurance policy, it will be selling around Rs 2.20 Lakh (On-road, Noida).
The Bajaj Platina 125 Comfertec is expected to share its engine with the Discover 125, will be powered by a 124.5cc engine which will produce the power of 11 PS with the 11 Nm of peak torque. Further, the bike will be mated to a 5-speed transmission, with the mileage of 82 kmpl.
To rival the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V ( Rs 1.03 lakh, ex-showroom), Bajaj Pulsar NS200 ( Rs 1.01 lakh, ex-showroom), the Xtreme will draw its power with an air-cooled, single cylinder 199.6cc engine. It chunks the maximum power of 18.4 PS at 8000 RPM with the peak torque of 17.1 Nm at 6500 RPM.
The Hyundai’s popular hatchback, Santro, which was discontinued by the brand in mid-2014. Dubbed by the name Santro AH2, the car is expected to launch in Indian market this Diwali. It is expected to feature a 1.1-litre, 4-cylinder engine and expected to come in an AMT version along with a 5-Speed manual gearbox model.
Honda City will be selling at a price tag of Rs 9.75 Lakh (ex-showroom) for the ‘o SV MT Edge’ petrol with the i-VTEC engine, while the i-DTEC diesel motor variant ‘o SV MT Edge’ will be priced at Rs 11.1 Lakh (ex-showroom).
The 2018 Honda Amaze was launched in May this year for a starting price of Rs 5.80 Lakh (ex-showroom). while the diesel lineup is priced between Rs 6.90 Lakh to Rs 9.10 Lakh (ex-showroom).
Hyundai Carlino SUV is expected to be priced between Rs 7 lakh-Rs 9 Lakh ( ex-showroom price) and will be powered by a new 1.0-litre turbocharged T-GDI petrol engine, which is said to generate the power of 120 PS with peak torque of 171Nm.
During the launch, the Mahindra Marazzo is expected to be powered by a 1.5-litre diesel engine, while the petrol MPV will be unveiled later on. the new 1.5-litre diesel engine is developed by Mahindra with the assistance of Ssangyong, which is claimed to be lighter than the previous generation motors.
The Ciaz will now feature new bumpers on both the ends, upgraded smoother grill up front, LED headlamps with the daytime running LEDs, triple-tone dashboard, LED taillight and more. On top of it, the 2018 edition is expected to replace its 1.4-litre, 4-cylinder petrol motor with a new 1.5-litre SHVS unit.
The Karizma bike was first time launched way back in the year 2003, since when the machine has been like an icon for the brand. However, with the new revised look in 2014, the ZMR was not accepted by the masses.
It will be equipped with the dual climate control, 4 disc brakes, projector headlamp, LED tail lamps, sunroof, keyless entry, push-button start, seven-airbags and an infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It is expected to feature 1.2-litre G80 turbo petrol engine and 1.5-liter mHawk diesel engine.