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Veritas RS III – The Magic Car

October 30, 2009 Leave a comment

Veritas RS III

The Veritas RS III resurrects the magic of Germany’s first Formula I racing car. Its design is a modern homage to its ancestor and has been combined with a state-of-the-art and powerful technology to create a unique masterpiece. The feeling of driving it is far beyond all previous experience.


Veritas RS III

Some impressive 373 kW / 507 HP produce a top speed of 347 km/h and pay tribute to the moving history of Veritas.

Every single Veritas RS III is handmade on-site at the Nürburgring. Limited to only 30 pieces, the super sports car becomes a very personal delight for its owner.


Veritas RS III

Be fascinated by the emotion that tells more about the Veritas RS III than every technical feature: true race feeling.



New honda CBR 150r coming to INDIA

August 25, 2009 Leave a comment

2009 Honda CBR 150R


Name: CBR150R
Type: Sports
Top Speed: 160kph


Displacement: 149.4cc
Engine: 4-stroke, Single cylinder, 4 valve, DOHC
Maximum Power: 18.5 Bhp @ 10500 rpm
Maximum Torque: 13.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Gears: 6 Manual
Clutch: Wet Multiple Disk
Bore: 63.5
Stroke: 47.2
No. of Cylinders: 1
Valve Per Cylinder: 4
Chassis Type: Aluminium Frame
Cooling Type: Liquid Cooling
0 to 60: 3.00 sec.


Length: 1910.00 mm
Width: 652.00 mm
Height: 1065.00 mm


Weight: 115.00 kg
Ground Clearance: 172.00 mm
Fuel Tank: 10.00 ltrs
Wheelbase: 1286.00 mm
Wheel Type: Alloys
Wheel Size: 80/90-17 – 100/80-17 mm
Tubeless: YES
Colors: Red/Grey, Black/Grey, Blue/Grey.


Suspension(Front): Telescopic forks
Suspension(Rear): Monoshock
Brakes: 276mm Disc
Brakes(Rear): 220mm Disc
Stand Alarm: NO


Fuel Guage: Analogue
Self Start: YES
Tacho Meter: Analogue
Trip Meter: None
Alloys: YES
Speedometer: Analogue
Passenger Footrest: YES
Passenger Backrest: NO
Step-up Seat: YES
Pass-light: YES
Low Fuel Indicator: YES
Low Oil Indicator: YES
Low Battery Indicator: NO
High Oil Temp. Indicator: NO
Choked Air Filter Indicator: NO


              Yamaha and Suzuki have had more exposure than any other bike company in India because of the launch of FZ16 and R15 from Yamaha and GS150R from Suzuki. But Hero Honda and Honda are busy stickering up their bikes. New CBZ Xtreme, New Passion Pro are both just sticker upgrades and has no change in the engine or performance, which seems to be quite lame. And many Indian bikers got disappointed with the launch of Honda Unicorn Grand Prix edition, another sticker work, which is not so good looking and gives an idea that Honda is just trying to catch up in the two-wheeler market.

Will Honda susprise us in 2009? I am also a fan of Honda cars and I feel that Honda is not intimidated by the bike launches from Yamaha and Suzuki. The people at Hondas may have something bigger in store for us and are waiting for the right time, I guess. Now, Introduce yourself to Honda CBR 150R!

                     The CBR series of bikes from Honda is more than just a famous brand name. Now with the launch of Yamaha R15, India is in need for competing sports bikes with latest technology. This may lead to Honda bringing the CBR 150R to India. This bike is far more technologically advanced than the R15 and is a real sports bike, not a sporty looking bike! Anyway this is not a news, but just a speculation. Stay tuned for more bike news.

Aston Martin V12

August 3, 2009 Leave a comment



The full details of Aston Martin V12 are finally revealed. Here are the official pictures revealed by the company which had kept the audience teasing with its concept car designs. The car will make its debut in the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.

With a power train of massive 6.0 Litre V12 engine roaring under the covers, the new beauty is all geared up to deliver 150bhp and 570mm of torque. Talk about speed and the car amazes you with 0-100kmph in simple 4.2 seconds with a top speed of heavenly 305kmph!!!



If you doubt the numbers, think about V8 Vantage with 4.7 litre engine that does 0-100kmph in 4.7 seconds with a top speed of 288kmph. Check out the front new bumper, new design alloy wheels well complimented with superb piano gloss back trim on center console that makes the new V12 Vantage just more than a superior cousin to V8 Vantage.



Delivery of the car starts from third quarter of 2009 with initial production limited to only 1000 units.

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Fiesta SXI Model – Ford

August 3, 2009 Leave a comment

Ford launched the new Fiesta SXI model in India 29-july-2009. The company introduced the new model with more sophisticated features to boost sales in India. The new Ford Fiesta SXI model carries chrome and silver finish along with brand new chrome faced and crystal barrel headlamps. It is powered with 1.6L Duratec petrol engine and 1.4L Duratorq diesel engine. In addition, the company provides a two year/1,00,000 kms warranty and an option to purchase ‘Extended Warranty’ covering the car against electrical and mechanical failures for an additional period.

“The new Fiesta SXI will make a statement with its premium new style persona. Based on our customer feedback, the new Fiesta SXI has been introduced to appeal to the young, suave and style-oriented professionals who want their cars to reflect their individual personality, signifying success, confidence and accomplishments,” stated the company statement.

The higher end version of the car comes with a price tag of Rs. 6.99 lakhs (petrol) and Rs. 7.99 lakhs (diesel) (Ex-showroom, New Delhi). It will available at all dealership pan-India from today(August 03, 2009). Both engines are fuel efficient and produce class-leading performance.

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Toyota Camry – Luxary Sedan

August 3, 2009 Leave a comment
Luxary Sedan-Toyota Camry

Luxary Sedan-Toyota Camry

Toyota has launched a new variant of its luxury sedan, Toyota Camry, in India. The new variant carries mostly cosmetic changes in the exterior and comes with additional features to boost the sales in the market. There is a new front grille, new headlamps, new fog lights, rear view mirrors with indicators, 10 spoke alloy wheels and Aux input and minor changes in the interiors along with plasmacluster A/C with Minus Ion Generator, intelligent rain sensing wipers and moonroof.

The New Camry is dearly priced in the range of Rs 21.26-23.40 lakhs and would be available in four grades. New models of both its competing models will be available not before 2011 in India which will be an added advantage to Toyota.

The new luxary sedan will be available in two colours – Dark Green Mica Metallic and Beige Mica Metallic. It will be imported as a completely built unit and will attraction the 104 percent import duty levied on fully-imported cars. Thus, Indian customers can expected the car to be pricier than other similar models like Honda Accord and Skoda Superb in its segment.

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