V8s galore! It seems that the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is entering the final stages of development and testing. As we hear its pre-production could begin later this week , several prototypes were spied in Marietta, Ohio to provide a good look at what’s going on in Chevy’s Corvette R&D department right now. Thanks to the Corvette Blogger team, we have access to an exclusive spy video and photos of widebody C8 trial cars. As you can see in the gallery below and the video at the top of this page, there are four Corvette C8 prototypes with center-mounted exhausts, plus one with the exhausts mounted on the corners of the bumper. Our source says Executive Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter was on location to join the test session. You know it's serious business when the big guns are there. Gallery: Chevrolet Corvette Z06, ZR1 prototypes spied 3 Photos According to the available information, there was … [Read more...] about C8 Corvette Z06, ZR1 Prototypes Spied On Video With Engines Revving
Home Two wheelers oi-Punith Bharadwaj By Punith Bharadwaj Published: Thursday, April 29, 2021, 20:22 [IST] Hero MotoCorp has launched a new online sales platform called the 'Virtual Showroom'. According to the company, the new platform will provide an Immersive digital buying experience to customers. The platform provides a 360-degree view of both the space and the product. Customers can easily browse and explore the design, features, and technical details of all Hero motorcycles and scooters right from the comfort of their homes. The Virtual Showroom is available on the brand's website itself. The company also states that the new platform will prioritize customer convenience and ensures an experience that is identical to a physical showroom visit. Customers can easily navigate to the ‘Request a call back' to enquire about the vehicle of their choice, while an option of direct purchase is also available. There … [Read more...] about Hero MotoCorp Launches New Online Retail Platform: Calls It The Virtual Showroom
Home Four wheelers oi-Punith Bharadwaj By Punith Bharadwaj Published: Friday, April 30, 2021, 14:19 [IST] Volkswagen India announces a new set of service initiatives in the country. Under the new initiative, VW customers will have access to information, reduced cost of ownership and peace of mind. The brand has introduced several new features and slashed the prices of spares in the country to reduce the cost of ownership. The company has reduced the Volkswagen Genuine Spare Parts pricing by up to 11 per cent. Engine oil prices have gone down by nearly 32 per cent. Additionally, the company is also offering benefits of up to 24 per cent on Service Value Packages. The reductions are part of Volkswagen India's robust service strategy. According to the company, the strategy is based on accessibility, transparency, and a customer-first philosophy. Apart from the reduction in spares, Volkswagen will also expand its … [Read more...] about Volkswagen New Service Schemes Announced In India: Spares Costs Reduced!
The Audi A8 is all-new for 2018 – so what's changed? In case you haven’t already heard, there’s an all-new Audi A8 – you can view all of it in our 321-photo gallery . Apart from the obvious exterior upgrades, the new and improved luxury sedan comes pre-loaded with semi-autonomous technology, laser headlights, and even a foot massager. Fancy . Update: Find Out How Quick The V6 Gas-Powered New Audi A8 Is You Don't Have To Like The Audi A8 To Enjoy These Stunning Images But what exactly has changed from the outgoing model? Well, plenty. Using our nifty photo-comparison tool, it’s easy to pinpoint all the design changes to the exterior, while detecting some of the subtle nuances made to the more technology-focused cabin. Working our way from the outside in, the most obvious revision comes in the front fascia. The new Singleframe grille is significantly more sculpted, doing away with the "squircle" shape of the outgoing D4 model. The headlights are … [Read more...] about 2018 Audi A8: Can You Spot The Differences?
It’s Friday the 23rd April 2021, the venue is the Ricardo Tormo Circuit located in the comarca of Hoya de Buñol near Valencia and Denmark’s Frederik Rasmussen is about to put to the test a theory long held by the sim racer in all of us. If you practice enough in the virtual world, can you be quick in the real world? In esports terms, Frede is by now a veteran of the genre, his most notable success until this year being F1 Esports Pro Series podium placings three years in a row. He also assisted Red Bull Racing Esports to the Teams’ Championship in 2019 and 2020. So far, it has been a landmark year for the talented Slagelse-based racer. Despite very limited experience within simulator rFactor 2, and having never tried the Formula E content, he swept to a stunning victory in the recent Formula E: Accelerate esports championship . Frede Rasmussen and Nico Müller His prize was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity drive of a real-life Gen2 Formula E car. He didn’t have to … [Read more...] about How sim champion Frede Rasmussen adapted to real-life Formula E