2012 marked the beginning of Indian Automobile Industry with the Auto Expo, in Delhi. Filled with surprises from car-makers, all over the world, only an indigenous car amazed us all. A supercar named Avanti.
Avanti is the first supercar to roll out of any Indian firm. Design by DC (Dilip Chhabria) Designs. The Avanti is an amalgam of Audi and Ferrari styling cues and it certainly looks like a supercar. DC Design is a popular automobile design house in India. … Read more
In the hunt for a size zero, people of the world saw the rise of path breaking cars, like the Ferrari F40. Stuff like Kevlar, Carbon Fiber and aluminum, which was used in fighter jets came into cars to make them lighter and hence go faster. And now, Mercedes have upped the ante with the introduction of a leaner, meaner and more powerful SL, which will hit Indian shores early this year. And it’s crack-a-lackin’.
The 11th edition of the bienniel Auto Expo is here. Come next week to Delhi and the capital will be buzzing with news and reviews and rumors for the latest in Automobile Industry.
Here are the 5 of the cars you should look out for :
1. Volkswagen UP! : VW has had a major change in fortunes since the last time they came for Auto Expo. The UP! will be their biggest bet for the future.A smaller than … Read more
Considered as one of the most sought-after muscle cars of all time..Dodge Challenger is not only a car, it is also the name of three different generations of automobiles marketed by the Dodge division of Chrysler.
It was strongly based on the similar Plymouth Barracuda’s new E-body but with two inches of extra wheelbase and somewhat different outer sheetmetal. Exterior design was done by Carl “CAM” Cameron, whom also did the exterior for the 1966 Dodge Charger. For the 1970 … Read more
There have been visionaries and then there was Steve Jobs. Everything he did was a revolution. It’s a different league of products, and it’s a fact that people have asked me whether Sony also makes iPods!!
Similarly, a German company named Porsche made a car in 1963 that changed the game. It was called the 911.
More than fifty years later, it still remains the benchmark of pure performance when it comes to sports cars. And not to forget, when … Read more
Jaguar SS 100 was an iconic British sports car built by SS Cars Ltd of Coventry, England.
The origination of the SS letters designated by Jaguar founder Sir William Lyons has always been controversial. As his original firm was known as the ‘Swallow Sidecar Company’, some think SS might abbreviate that.
Built from 1936 to 1940, the car was the other name for ecstasy in the pre-World War era. In 1936, the SS Cars Ltd was renamed as Jaguar, from … Read more