Kelly Gilblom and Kevin Crowley, Bloomberg 5:27 am CDT, Tuesday, July 24, 2018 Photo: Gary Coronado, Staff Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Aerial of Exxon Mobil Houston Campus, Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in The Woodlands, Texas. ( Gary Coronado / Houston Chronicle ) Aerial of Exxon Mobil Houston Campus, Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in The Woodlands, Texas. ( Gary Coronado / Houston Chronicle ) Photo: Gary Coronado, Staff Big oil is raking in cash. Investors are asking: Now what? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery The dark storm clouds that have been hanging over the oil industry during the crude-price slump have suddenly started raining cash. After cutting billions of dollars of costs to survive the biggest downturn in decades, Big Oil is now riding a price rebound to generate enough cash to pay dividends and still have … [Read more...] about Big oil is raking in cash. Investors are asking: Now what?
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Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL)recently launched a facelift for the i20 Active. This facelift comes just a few months after the updated Elite i20. Both the cars carry some changes that make them look fresher and better kitted out. However, there’s always been a clear difference between the Elite i20 and its pseudo-crossover sibling. Our Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift vs i20 Active comparison post will highlight the differences between the two recently facelifted cars. Hyundai Elite i20 facelift vs i20 Active – Prices Hyundai Elite i20 facelift prices- Petrol – Rs 5.35 lakh to Rs 7.37 lakh Diesel- Rs 6.73 lakh to Rs 9.15 lakh Hyundai i20 Active facelift prices- Petrol – Rs 7.0 lakh to Rs 8.66 lakh Diesel – Rs 8.96 lakh to Rs 10.01 lakh The Elite i20 facelift is a lot cheaper than the i20 Active, which was true even in the case of the pre-facelift models. However, the Elite i20 received a decent price cut with the launch of the facelift. The i20 Active, … [Read more...] about Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift vs i20 Active: What’s different between the two?
Renault Duster scripted the success story for the French company in India. It was the first SUV from the brand that gained traction and made the Renault name a common sight on the roads. Even though the Duster has lost its charm, thanks to the stiff competition in the segment, it still is an enthusiast’s choice. There are many modified Renault Dusters out there on the Indian roads and here are the top five ones. Inside out The Duster has lived for a long time in the Indian market without any significant update to the interiors. Here is a modification job that transforms the interiors of the Duster completely. The stock grey and brown interior of the Duster has been transformed into a sporty red colour. The dashboard is not in dual red and black colour and even the steering wheel gets the same colour combination. Even the seats have been transformed into all-red leather seats with black accents. The quilt-stitch design of the seats adds a very luxurious feel to the vehicle. The … [Read more...] about 5 modified Renault Duster SUVs from around India
The Mahindra Mojo is easily the most serious attempt by Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd to date. The motorcycle, which is now available in two variants with a considerable difference in the prices, is basically a Bajaj Dominar adversary that attempts to attract the motorcycle buying lot with its butch street naked looks and a punchy motor. While the motorcycle hasn’t been too successful in attracting the premium Indian bike buyers, it has at least caught the fancy of some motorcycle customizers. Here are as many as 5 modified Mahindra Mojo motorcycles that have caught our attention – Ducati-like modified Mahindra Mojo Here is a modified Mahindra Mojo that seems to have taken some styling inspiration from a Ducati. As you can see in the video we have above, the motorcycle is yet to receive a headlamp but it carries enough modifications to catch our attention. You get a matte black paint scheme along with some red highlights. The new matte black-red combo not only makes this Mojo … [Read more...] about 5 modified Mahindra Mojo motorcycles from around India
Oil is the life blood of an engine, and this is especially true of the Fiat 500 Abarth's MultiAir engine. With its MultiAir valvetrain technology, the sophisticated engine is a marvel of engineering and ingenuity. The intake valves are operated by electro-hydraulic solenoids giving the engine infinitely variable valve timing -stroke by stroke - cylinder by cylinder. The engine is tuned to deliver maximum fun to drive characteristics meaning great low end torque along with substantial high rpm horsepower. This is done while achieving excellent fuel economy and the required low emissions. The proof is the Fiat 500 Abarth's engine has a specific power output of 117 bhp/L, beating the 114 bhp/L for the Mazda Speed 2, 113 bhp/L for the MINI S and 100 bhp/L in the VW GTI and still manages to be the most fuel efficient performance car available in the US. Surprisingly, maintenance on the high performance Fiat 500 Abarth engine is kept to a minimum: oil and filter changes every 6 months or … [Read more...] about Fiat 500 Abarth Oil Change