Mahindra XUV300 Turbo Sport, Hero Vida V1 launched, Tigor EV update & more | News | Autocar India

This week on Autocar Quick News, we have details and prices of the 130hp Mahindra XUV300 Turbo Sport, all-electric Hero Vida V1 scooter and more. Nikhil Bhatia brings you up to speed.

Foreign quick news your weekly snapshot of all the happenings from the automotive world before we begin do enjoy your subscribe to the channel and have hit the bell icon to be notified every time we have a new video up the big four wheeler launch of the week came courtesy mahindra that launched the xue300 turbo sport prices range between 10.35 to 12.90 lakh

Rupees ex showroom india the prices work out to a premium of 35 to 49 000 rupees more than equivalent versions of the current turbo petrol version already on sale the turbo sport is a new addition to the xuv300 lineup and debuts a new 1.2 liter turbocharged direct injection petrol engine the engine makes a strong 130 horsepower and two 30 newton meters or 250

Newton meters with over boost for reference the xuv300 standard 1.2 turbo petrol engine that will remain on sale makes 110 horsepower and 200 newton meters the turbosports figures make it the most powerful petrol compact suv on sale a six-speed manual will be the only gearbox on offer with the turbosport the xuv300 also gets a mild hybrid start stop system to

Enhance fuel efficiency in look the xuv300 turbosport is identifiable by a new gloss black grille with red inserts and red elements on the central air intake at the front bumper on the inside the dual tone black and beige interior theme has made way for an all-black theme that’s contrasted with silver accents on the dashboard center console and steering wheel the

Turbosport also gets new chrome finished pedals mahindra has launched the new huv300 turbosport in three trims w6 w8 and w8 option the top strike w8 option packs in an electric sunroof projector headlamp 16 inch alloy wheels dual zone climate control a 7-inch touchscreen auto headlamps and wipers and leather at upholstery safety features include 6 airbags front

And rear parking sensors all wheel disc brakes and esp with hill start assist do note the xuv300 is a five-star global encap related car the xuv300 turbosport rivals turbo petrol variants of the hyundai venue kia sonnet renault kiger nissan magnate and tata nexon the xuv300 turbosport will be available for test drives bookings and deliveries starting october 10

2022 across india if you’re keen on a tata tagore ev it’s worth your time waiting a bit the all-electric compact sedan is set to get a few more features some of which are part of the package on its more affordable sibling the thiago evie among the new editions set to go on the tagore eb soon are multi-mode regenerative braking and cruise control interestingly

The new features can be added to existing tigo evs via software upgrades the additional controls and switch gear for regen braking and cruise control will be added at the service center tata says that the software updates will be free of cost however the additional hardware could be chargeable aside from the software-based features tata could also add leather

It upholstery a leather app steering wheel automatic headlights and rain sensing wipers in other areas the tigo ev will remain the same and will continue with a 26 kilowatt battery pack the battery sends power to an electric motor that makes 75 horsepower and 117 newton meters kia india has issued a recall for the current mpv to fix a potential issue with the

Airbag control unit software kia says it will recall over 44 000 units of the mpv and will reach out to owners regarding the same the manufacturer has said that the voluntary recall campaign is being undertaken to inspect the issue and it will provide a software update where required free of charge aston martin has launched the dbx 707 in india at a price of

4.63 crore rupees at showroom the high performance version of the dbx cost 48 lakh rupees more than the standard dbx that’s been on sale in india since jan 2021. the biggest talking point of the new dbx 707 is its mercedes amg sourced 4-liter twin turbocharged v8 engine the engine has been operated and now produces 707 horsepower and 900 newton meters of peak

Torque which is delivered to all four wheels via a 9-speed automatic transmission a new launch control system helps the 707 rocket 200 kph in just 3.3 seconds top speed is a claimed 310 kilometers an hour other enhancements include a retune air suspension a revised limited slip differential and new carbon ceramic brake discs you can watch gavin’s review of the

Dbx707 to know how it all comes together the styling elements outside have been redone for best aero efficiency the dbx 707 retains the roof spoiler and the ducktail style bootlet from the dbx but also gets a quad exhaust system and an enlarged rear diffuser the sporty design theme continues on the inside where sports seats are now standard and the switch gear

Is finished in dark chrome the aston martin dbx707 goes up against other performance suvs such as the lamborghini urus and porsche cayenne turbo gt coming to two wheelers hero motor cop is out with its first electric scooter called the veda v1 the vw one has been launched in a plus variant priced at 1.45 lakh rupees and a pro variant priced at 1.59 lakh rupees

X showroom the v1 plus and b1 pro differ in terms of range as well as performance the vedo v1 plus gets a 3.44 kilowatt hour battery that delivers a claimed range of 143 kilometers while the b1 pro gets a larger 3.94 kilowatt hour battery translating to a higher claimed range of 165 kilometers both variants get the same electric motor which makes 6 kilowatts of

Peak power and propels the v1e scooter to a claim top speed of 80 kilometers an hour both variants can also be fast charged at the rate of 1.2 kilometers per minute when hooked up to a fast charger on ethers grid don’t be confused hero has a stake in aether unique to the veda v1 scooter amongst the premium electric scooter field that includes rivals from ether

Ola bajaj and tvs is the hero’s use of removable batteries owners can remove the batteries and charge at home or office these batteries have been developed in-house by hero the vw1 e-scooters are well equipped with features such as a 7-inch tft touchscreen dash keyless operations three riding modes as well as a proprietary app through which you can pay your phone

As of now the veda v1e scooters will only be available in bengaluru delhi and jaipur with other locations being offered soon bookings open on october 10 and deliveries will commence in the second week of december java has launched the 42 bobber at a starting price of 2.06 lakh rupees x showroom delhi it borrows its engine and most of its design elements from the

Perak while bringing in a few visual mechanical as well as electronic tweaks the java 42 bobber combines the styling elements of the perak bobber with the neo retro roadster the java 42 the 42 bobber stays true to its name with a low slung single seat look the front fender isn’t quite as chopped as the paradox but the rear looks nearly identical to elaborate on

The differences the 42 bobber features knee recesses in the fuel tank a small luggage rack on the rear fender a new two-way adjustable seat and a different headlight shroud and instrumentation powering the java 42 bobber is the same liquid cooled 334cc single cylinder engine that makes 30.64 horsepower and 32.64 newton meters as the perak java claims suspension

Settings have been revised to provide better comfort to the rider abs calibration has also been worked upon to provide better feel and feedback the 42 bobber is offered in three colors mystic copper moonstone white and jasper red that’s all the news we have for you this week please stay tuned to autocar india for more from the world of cars and bikes foreign

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