Auto News Highlights – Honda CB350, Bajaj Pulsar RS 200, Microlino 2-seater car, Volkswagen
Honda:- Honda CB350 to be recalled process to begin from 23rd of March. The customers will be contacted by the company through Emails, Phone calls, and SMS. Honda motorcycles scooter India is recalling the bikes manufactured between 25th November to 12 December. The transmission component found to be defective is the reason for the recall. to be more precise the 4th gear is the problematic component.
Bajaj:- Bajaj has released a new video of their flagship 2021 Bajaj Pulsar RS 200. No new changes are made in the 2021 version the bike is still available in 3 color options red, pearl white, and grey. The last changes to the version were made in 2020 with the BS6 upgrade and no update can be seen now. The Bajaj Pulsar RS200 comes with a 6-speed gearbox and you can expect a mileage of 35kmpl. The pulsar can go up to the top speed of 141kmph.
Microlino:- Microlino electric 2-seater car is ready to set in production from September this year. Launch for the Microlino 2.0. set for June 2021. The company has planned a total of 5 prototypes for testing before entering into production. Microlino is expecting approval from the government in the month of August so that they can begin with production from sept. Microlino 2.0 priced at €12,000 in the European market. This means somewhere around 10-11 lakh in Indian rupees.
Volkswagen:- Volkswagen has begun the sale of the most powerful car from Volkswagen yet ‘The Touareg R’. Volkswagen Touareg R is also the most expensive car by the automaker. It is the first R-badged VW with an electrified powertrain with 28 miles of electric range. The car is selling at €71,995 (62,55,444.33 Indian Rupee) in the UK.
Touareg R uses a 3-liter V6 turbocharged petrol engine with a 130bhp e-motor. The battery used is a 14.3 kWh battery which generates 456bhp. The engine and battery together generate 456bhp. The car can go 0-100 in 5.1 sec and go up to a top speed of 250kmph. VW claims 45km of electric range.