Edelweiss’ motor insurance allows cover to be turned on/off

Edelweiss General Insurance has launched a new motor insurance policy – Edelweiss Switch – under the sandbox method. Under this policy, customers are allowed to turn on the coverage when they take their car / bike out and off when not in use. This insurance scheme is likely to benefit

Does Living With A 500cc Motorbike Get Boring?

Before lockdown, I’d been daily riding a Honda CBR500R around 25 miles every day. Except for falling off – completely my fault – I enjoyed getting to know the bike, but the one comment I always heard was “wait until you get bored and want more power!” Well, I have

Motor insurance validity extended till April 21, 2020

The Government of India has amended section 64VB of the Insurance Act, 1938 and extended motor insurance validity till April 21, 2020. Those policyholders whose vehicle and/or health insurance expires during March 25 to April 15, 2020, will get benefits like continued coverage along with coverage for no-claim bonus and

Coronavirus: 2020 Geneva Motor Show cancelled

The 90th edition of the Geneva Motor Show, scheduled to be held between March 5, 2020 and March 15, 2020, has been cancelled. Due to the outbreak of Coronavirus in the country, the Government of Switzerland has implemented a ban on large scale events with more than 1,000 people. The

MG Motor releases a statement on the fire incident

Four days ago, we were apprised by one of our esteemed customers about fire in his MG Hector in Delhi. This was unfortunate and the first case of its kind for us. The customer and the driver were completely safe. We immediately started two sets of investigations. One team comprised

In 2019, Hyundai Motor Group Sold Approximately 87,000 BEVs

Hopefully, in 2020, we will see another big jump to the 150,000-200,000 range. Hyundai Motor Group (Hyundai, Kia and Genesis) maintained a high rate of expansion of all-electric car sales this year and, according to the latest data, some 87,000 BEVs were sold by Hyundai and Kia (including 45,000 during

BMW Group And Great Wall Motor Inaugurate EV Joint Venture

Up to 160,000 electric cars (MINI and Great Wall brands) annually will be produced in China. BMW Group and Great Wall Motor officially inaugurated its new 50/50 joint venture “Spotlight Automotive Limited”, which has been in the works since summer 2018. Through a joint investment of €650 million ($716 million),

The Average xEV Electric Motor Power Is Around 112 kW

On average, new passenger xEVs are equipped with 112 kW electric motors (the average for BEVs is higher). While most of our attention is focused on batteries (their capacity, energy density and charging time), progress is seen also in other areas, like electric motors. According to Adamas Intelligence, the average