The Stuttgart based car manufacturer once again has stunned the visitors of this year’s Monterey Car Week gathering of the most magnificent classic cars at the Pebble Beach in California with “The Star of the Future”. The Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is a car which, with its sensual, emotionally appealing design and innovative technical… Read More The WoW Effect !!!
The Differential is an integral part of all cars. Placed indirectly on the powertrain the main function of the Differential is to let the driven wheel rotate at different RPM. This is highly critical during turning. Consider a pair of wheel negotiating a RIGHT turn. From the below image it can be easily comprehended that… Read More Differential Upgraded
Yesterday (23 July 2017) I happened to bump into one of my neighbor who just brought home his new ŠKODA Octavia. Knowing me well he began to mock me saying that the Corolla ALTIS is nothing compared to this new car in town. I spent a few minutes checking the features of the car and… Read More The Beauty & The Beast
The Story At the time when the automobile was the symbol of the rich and high class society there was one man who had an ambition that the car should be made available to everyone. This fuelled him to design a concept of a medium sized car which can carry 5 passenger and is affordable… Read More The People’s Car !
The VOLVO Group is a Swedish multinational manufacturing company headquartered in Gothenburg primary focused on the production, distribution and sale of trucks, buses and construction equipment, Volvo also supplies marine and industrial drive systems and financial services. In 1999 the VOLVO cars division (also based in Gothenburg) was sold out to FORD Motor Company alongside… Read More Benchmark for Safety
Many car drivers do not check the surrounding while opening the door of the vehicle. Seeing if something is coming from the behind before opening the door is crucial. One way to make sure that you always do that is to adopt and practice the technique called “Dutch Reach”. Now, what exactly is ‘Dutch Reach’,… Read More Dutch Reach !!
The automobile industry in India is a vast business producing a large number of cars annually, fueled mostly by the huge population of the country. Under the current tax system, there are several taxes applicable on this sector like excise, VAT, sales tax, road tax, motor vehicle tax, registration duty which will be subsumed by GST.… Read More GST …… Will it effect Indian Buyers ??
Mobility is the soul of Heart That Vroom. It would be a great disrespect to all the amazing cars and motorbikes developed over the ages if we didn’t acknowledge their first ancestor. The ancestor I’m referring here is the first self-powered vehicle (animal driven carts were the only other thing available those days) which gave… Read More 200* (Not Out)
Since the time of its invention, the car has always been changing. It started as a 3 wheeler with a single cylinder petrol engine. But today it has developed to be one of the sophisticated machine on this planet. When the automobile was developed it was a completely a mechanical system. But today is it… Read More What Drives You ??
Most hybrid vehicles today are equipped with an IC engine and a rechargeable battery. Mechanisms were developed to try and recover Kinetic Energy which is otherwise wasted as heat or friction. The recovered energy is temporarily stored in a high density battery or a Flywheel. This energy is deployed when needed to propel the car… Read More KERS: A step closer to Fuel Efficient Cars !