Individuals associated with the automotive industry iterate that the automatic transmission is a
great invention. Actually, an automatic car has opened up a whole new world for
car owners. Both professional and novice drivers love to drive a
car fitted with automatic transmission. This is because it is straightforward
and easy to drive an automatic vehicle than a car fitted with the manual-shift
gearbox. Think about the bumper-to-bumper story we have in the cities! However,
it is very important to drive a car with automatic transmission carefully
because you could end up damaging your car. Some damages, if they happen,
cannot be rectified even by expert mechanics. Therefore, it is best that you
avoid the following mistakes when driving your automatic vehicle.
Credits: Team BHP #1: Coasting
downhill in neutral You would save a little bit of fuel when you coast
down a hill in neutral gear. However, it is very negligible. In modern
automatic transmissions, fuel supply to the engine is auto…
Yamaha has officially unveiled the R15 Version 3.0 in Indonesia. The all-new 2017 R15 is powered by a 155.1cc engine, which develops maximum power of 19.04 Bhp @ 10000 rpm and maximum torque of 14.7 NM @ 8500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox, and the key rivals of R15 V3.0 are 2017 Honda CBR150R and Suzuki GSX-R150. As of now, Yamaha has not announced anything officially regarding the launch of R15 V3 in India, it is expected to be here within next 3-4 months .
Yamaha YZF-R15 Version 3.0 is expected to be launched in 2017 but as of now there are no official launch dates. So, we will have to wait a bit more before the official statement comes in. It is expected to be priced between Rs. 1.30-Rs. 1.35 lakhs (ex-showroom). It is expected to share its design elements from M-Slaz, Yamaha YZF R125 and YZF R6.
Suzuki India launch started soon after its unveiling at the 2012 Delhi Auto Expo. It’s been 5 years since then, and everyone lost the hope of seeing this iconic SUV in India. Though, the new reports claim that India will be production hub for the next-generation Jimny and it will also go on sale here. The Made-in-India 2018 Maruti Suzuki Jimny will also be exported to European, North American and South East Asian markets.
Maruti Jimny will be based on a ladder-frame platform instead of the rumoured Baleno’s monocoque architecture. The new platform will help the car retain its robustness and off-road capabilities. The report further suggests that the new-gen Jimny will have more advanced ALLGRIP ‘Pro’ system. In India, the SUV might be offered with a 1.0-litre Boosterjet turbocharged petrol engine that will debut on the Baleno RS.
will at least two years in the development and design of the new-generation Jimny, so we expect its debut towards the end of 2018 only. Since it will be deve…