‘Launches’ News

Photo: 2011 Harley Davidson 2011 Harley Davidson FXS Blackline comes with a sleek tank

Harley Davidson launches FXS Blackline bobber

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 11:19

There’s a new hog set to prowl on American roads. Harley-Davidson has introduced the new Blackline motorcycle in its Dark Custom lineup, effectively a Softail “symbolising defiance”, designed for younger riders with a bit of a rebel streak in them.

Chevrolet Sonic unveiled at 2011 Detroit show

Chevrolet Sonic unveiled at 2011 Detroit show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 17:04

General Motors (GM) has released images and further details of the upcoming Chevrolet Sonic at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show.

Hyundai Veloster finally revealed at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Hyundai Veloster finally revealed at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 16:01

Hyundai has finally unveiled the Hyundai Veloster at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show.

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Audi A6 unveiled at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Audi A6 unveiled at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 14:34

Audi has showcased the 2012 Audi A6 at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. Both the exterior as well as the interiors have been redesigned with inspirations from Audi A7 Sportback and its bigger brother A8.

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Photo: Kia KV7 Concept

Kia KV7 concept revealed at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 12:21

Kia Motors has unveiled the KV7 Concept at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show.

Photo: Porsche 918 RSR

Porsche 918 RSR hybrid supercar debuts at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 11:59

The race-bred Porsche 918 Spyder Concept, dubbed as the 918 RSR was showcased at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. The production version of the 918 RSR could be rolled out in early 2012. There is speculations that the 918 RSR, except the huge rear wing, will become the eventual 918 production model.

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Honda reveals new Civic twins at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Honda reveals new Civic twins at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 11:25

Honda has unveiled the 2012 Civic Coupe and Sedan Concepts at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. Honda says that the ninth generation Civics (coupe & sedan) will have mildly updates exteriors and improved interiors when compared with the current model.

Photo: Toyota Prius C

Three Toyota Prius models unveiled at 2011 Detroit Auto Show

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 11:14

Toyota showcased a new Prius C Concept at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. The company has also unveiled the much expected Toyota Prius MPV dubbed as 'Prius V'.

Photo: 2012 Chevrolet Sonic

Chevrolet Sonic hatchback launched in North America and Mexico

Wednesday, December 29, 2010 12:40

Chevrolet Sonic, the next generation Aveo hatch has landed in North America (selected markets) and in Mexico. Interestingly, Chevrolet officials have stated that if GM India launches the Aveo hatchback, it would be launched as the same ‘Aveo’ brand.

Photo: New Suzuki Solio

New Suzuki Solio launched in Japan

Tuesday, December 28, 2010 10:00

Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan, has launched the latest avatar of Solio (known as Maruti Suzuki Wagon R in India) in its home market.

Photo: 2011 Toyota Prius

Toyota releases teaser of Prius hybrid minivan

Monday, December 27, 2010 12:29

Toyota is planning to unveil new models based on the Prius and its hybrid technology at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2011.

Photo: Aston Martin DB9

Aston Martin launches three DB9 special editions

Monday, December 27, 2010 12:22

Aston Martin is ending 2010 in style by offering three special editions of the DB9: Morning Frost, Carbon Black and Quantum Silver editions. Aston Martin offers the special editions in both coupe and Volante convertible body styles worldwide.

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Photo: Hamann Victory II

Lamborghini Gallardo gets Hamann treatement

Friday, December 24, 2010 12:53

Hamann has produced an eye-catching Victory II based on Lamborghini Gallarado LP560-4.

Photo: Arctic Cat 450 gets cat eyes

Arctic Cat launches 3 ATVs for 2011 at prices starting $5,499

Monday, December 13, 2010 16:06

Arctic Cat Inc., based in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, has introduced three more additions to its 2011 ATV line-up, including a sub-$5,500 4x4 model. These are Arctic Cat XC450i 4×4 Crossover, Arctic Cat 425 4×4 and Arctic Cat 350 4×4. All three Cats boast great value-for-money, high ground clearance and sufficient ...

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Photo: Confederate Motorycles C3 X 132 Hellcat

Confederate Motorycles C3 X 132 Hellcat muscle bike unveiled

Monday, November 29, 2010 20:30

Confederate Motorycles has unveiled the latest muscle bike dubbed as C3 X 132 Hellcat. It will be built only in limited numbers (150 units and 22 have been booked already).  The muscle bike will go on sale in mid-2011 for US $45, 000 and to reserve one, you ought to pay US $2, 250 now.

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General Motors launches first sedan under Baojun brand for China

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 19:48

General Motors has produced the first model for its new entry-level brand Baojun. As you would expect from the name, the new venture between GM, SAIC and Wuling (SGMW), is positioned as a Chinese brand. The name means “treasured horse” and its first model is called the 630 Passenger Car.

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Photo: 2011 kawasaki VN1700 Voyager Custom

Kawasaki launches custom 2100 VN1700 Voyager tourer at Milan show

Sunday, November 7, 2010 20:33

Touring bike fans in the U.S. have another reason to cheer. Kawasaki has introduced a special edition of the Vulcan 1700 at the EICMA show in Milan, and this bike is headed for the U.S market.

Photo: 2011 Honda CB1000R comes to US in black; Europe gets a tri-color version

2011 Honda CB1000R launched

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 20:17

Honda unveiled the 2011 CB1000R model at the EICMA show in Milan yesterday. American Honda fans can rejoice as the 2011 CB1000R will be available in the United States and Canada during spring 2011.

Photo: 2011 Ducati Diavel

Ducati Diavel muscle bike ready to ride at Milan

Tuesday, November 2, 2010 21:10

Ducati fans can rejoice as the Bologna company has officially announced two mind-blowing motorcycles: Diavel and Diavel Carbon.

Photo: 2011 Honda Crossrunner

Honda unveils 2011 Crossrunner 800, an ‘adventure’ bike

Tuesday, November 2, 2010 20:47

Honda has finally unveiled its much-hyped 2011 Honda Crossrunner 800 that the company has been releasing sketches of for the past month.

Ducati Diavel video

Tuesday, November 2, 2010 5:57

This is the first video of the Ducati Diavel we have come across. It's pure fuel for the enthusiast's soul.

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Honda CBR 250R photo

Honda to launch CBR250R in US in 2011

Friday, October 29, 2010 21:06

Come mid 2011 and entry-level sports bike riders in the US will have a new ride from Honda. Honda’s stunning new 2011 CBR250R is set to lock horns with the Kawasaki Ninja 250.

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2011 chevrolet cruze canada photo

2011 Chevrolet Cruze launched in Canada, prices start at $14,995

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 19:14

The new 2011 Chevrolet Cruze was officially launched in Canada this week.

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2011 Infiniti EX35 priced $34,150; specs and photos now official

2011 Infiniti EX35 priced $34,150; specs and photos now official

Thursday, October 21, 2010 19:26

Infiniti has revealed the updates brought by the 2011 Infiniti EX35, including the new price list. The base priced has been hiked $350 but not without new content.

2011 Kawasaki ZX-10R race bike unveiled

2011 Kawasaki ZX-10R race bike unveiled

Thursday, September 30, 2010 16:37

The ninja is back! Kawasaki has released latest images of its contender for the 2011 World Superbike Championship -- the ZX10R. After lingering at the back of the grid in recent years, Kawasaki is putting in an all-out effort to haul the machine back to the podium, maybe even to the top step.

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Photo: The Sesto Elemento is going to be a big crowd-puller at Paris

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento photos released

Thursday, September 30, 2010 16:27

What is this? I mean, what is this really? A bird? A plane? A stealth fighter? A weapon of mass destruction? A clever piece of origami? Well none of the above it seems. It’s the Lamborghini Sesto Elemento. The name might be silly… but trust us, everything else about this concept is deadly serious.

New Ssangyong Korando SUV unveiled

New Ssangyong Korando SUV unveiled

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 19:32

Here’s good news for SUV aficionados. Korea’s Ssangyong, which until recently was wracked by labor union strikes, management restructuring, and a severe cash crunch has unveiled the latest version of its Korando midsize SUV.

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Photo: 2011 Kawasaki Z750R launch soon

Kawasaki Z750R specifications and photos released; launch in November

Monday, September 20, 2010 11:13

Kawasaki has released detailed technical specifications and photos of the 2011 Z750R street fighter motorcycle, scheduled to be launched at Carole Nash Motorcycle Live Event at the NEC in November 2010.

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Photo: Ducati Diavel rendering - not the final design

Ducati Diavel motorcycle confirmed, spy photos pop up everywhere

Tuesday, August 31, 2010 19:33

There is a new motorcycle which some call a V-Max killer coming up from Ducati. This is a pretty nasty  looking bike we are going to see. The Ducati Diavel (devil) is a hardcore muscle bike which would make its first appearance at the EICMA Milan by end-2010.

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Fiat 500c byDiesel photo

Fiat 500C byDiesel launched in UK

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 9:00

Fiat 500C byDIESEL price starts at £14,865 for the base 1.2 litre variant in UK

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