Bike & Car Reviews

BMC Roadmachine 01 review

“Fast, comfortable, slick-looking and at home on every road, the Roadmachine 01 is impressive” Highs: Looks, all-round ability, performance Lows: BMC’s best doesn’t come cheap Buy if: You want a stunningly integrated, future-proofed, head-turning bike with almost no compromises Looking like a futuristic, stylised bike concept drawing with clean lines and no cables, BMC’s new three-model range is topped by ... Read More »

Canyon Endurace WMN AL 7.0: bike review

Putting women first: the Canyon Endurace WMN has been designed to for female riders Tomorrow, the bicycle celebrates quite a big birthday. It’s exactly 200 years since Karl Drais set out on his so-called ‘running machine’ in Mannheim, Germany. His invention formed the basis of the bike as we now know it. Clearly much has changed, but it’s hard to ... Read More »

Tata Motors to hold ‘Monsoon Mega Service Camp’ in July

Tata Motors has announced that it will conduct a nationwide free 40-point comprehensive check-up camp, called the ‘Monsoon Mega Service Camp’ in July 2017. The company’s latest initiatives include new schemes that will offer discounts on spare parts and labour charges for cars which are more than two years old. In addition to this, Tata Motors will continue to provide ... Read More »

Aston Martin unveils limited edition Vantage AMR

Aston Martin has unveiled a limited edition version of the Vantage, called the Vantage AMR. Produced in a limited run of just 300 units, the Vantage AMR commemorates the brand’s success in GT4, GT3 and GTE racing. The AMR brand to Aston Martin is like the M division to BMW and the AMG brand to Mercedes-Benz. The brand was first ... Read More »

Seat Arona spotted testing ahead of year-end debut

Seat is planning to go SUV offensive in the coming years capitalising on the modular MQB platform from Volkswagen. Following the Ateca SUV which was introduced last year, the Spanish carmaker is out testing the new Arona crossover. The test mule of the entry-level Seat crossover has been spotted testing. The Arona CUV was teased a couple of months back. ... Read More »

BMW X7 set to make Frankfurt debut

BMW will take the wraps off its X7 crossover at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The vehicle that will be unveiled will be a concept car but we have seen enough test vehicles to know what the production model will look like when it comes to life in 2018. The X7 will be the Bavarian automaker’s new flagship SUV and ... Read More »

First Ride: 2017 Yamaha YZF-R6

Less than a decade ago, 600-cc supersport motorcycles were the pinnacles of high performance. So popular was the category through the early to mid-2000s that the four Japanese bike makers were redesigning their respective 600s every couple of years. And we’re not just talking “bold new graphics” – 600s were being completely made over from the ground up with new ... Read More »

2018 Yamaha Star Venture Preview | 14 Fast Facts

he 2018 Yamaha Star Venture is a motorcycle that is long overdue. The last time we had anything resembling an all-new Yamaha luxury touring motorcycle was back in the 20th century, and there’s been no bike at all available in the class for a few years. The new Yamaha Star Venture ends the drought. 1. It’s an all-new Star Venture, ... Read More »

NEW: YAMAHA STAR VENTURE

IT would be easy to dismiss the new US-market Yamaha Star Venture as simply a dolled-up version of the old XV1900 cruiser. But that would be doing a disservice to a bike that’s substantially a new machine and which looks like the most convincing new big tourer to emerge from Japan in the best part of a decade. Yamaha categorises ... Read More »

Alfa Romeo Castello rendered

What you see in the picture is a digital rendering of the Alfa Romeo Castello, one of the two SUVs that are believed to be currently under development. While the other upcoming SUV is expected to be positioned as an entry-level SUV from the Alfa Romeo stable, the Castello (shown above) will likely be positioned above the brand’s latest offering ... Read More »