Paris to New Delhi, the technologies of elegance

With their effervescent and down to earth attitude, coupled with an air of avant-garde restraint, one could never have guessed that France based designers Didier Lecoanet and Hemant Sagar are all set to complete 36 years in the fashion industry. But that’s what happens when you’re on top of the game.

All the action at the Amazon India Fashion Week

It’s that time of the year when fashion takes center stage and the season’s hottest trends are up for grabs. It was style central at the Amazon India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2017 in association with Maybelline New York which kick started at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium yesterday. Needless to say the best spot in the house is by the runway, but we present all that’s worth taking note of at this one stop spot for all things fashionable.

Devil wears Péro

When the rest of the world is busy capturing themselves— with or without selfie sticks — while travelling, Aneeth Arora, textile and dress maker, and the founder of the label Péro, jots down tiny details of street fashion that slip most eye. Tell us honestly, did you notice the panache with which that crochet topi sat on that fellow’s head in Lucknow for instance? We bet you didn’t even spare a second glance to the elegant chikankari work of his suit when he walked past you.

Tata Motors to showcase 1000 bhp Prima Truck

Tata Motors, India’s largest vehicle maker by revenues, has developed its most powerful truck which would be showcased at the Buddha International Circuit at Greater Noida, near Delhi on Sunday during the T1 truck racing championship.
The all-new powerful 1,000-bhp Prima race truck would also eventually participate at international truck racing events after it is rolled out commercially in a couple of years.
The T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship is the Indian commercial vehicle races.

Roca captures Indian market

Roca Bathroom Products Pvt Ltd (RBPPL), Indian arm of the Euro 1.7 billion century-old Roca Group of Spain, is gearing up to double its revenue in the country over the next four years and thereby raising the contribution of Indian operations from 8 per cent to 12-13 per cent of the global turnover, top company officials said.

Volkswagen, Tata Motors enter into pact to explore cooperation in India

Volkswagen has signed an agreement with Tata Motors to explore cooperation in India, company sources close to the matter said, as the German carmaker tries once again to conquer emerging markets.
After months of talks, the carmakers have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deepen exchanges about technology, components and platforms, and analyse overlaps that could come from cooperation, one of three company sources said.

Breathtaking cars at the Geneva Motor Show

The world’s biggest car brands are converging at the Geneva Motor Show this week to show off their best efforts of the year. Thousands will attend Europe’s first major motor show of the year—and its most important. Electric technology, autonomous driving, and pure horsepower were the dominant themes. Here are the highlights.

Lamborghini Huracan Performante

Audi unveils Q3 SUV

German luxury car maker Audi on Wednesday launched its third new car for the year in as many months, the Audi Q3 sports utility vehicle to boost sales in Asia’s third biggest car market.
Starting with a price band of Rs 34.20 lakh for the 2.0 TDI FWD (front wheel drive) and Rs 37.30 lakh for the 2.0 TDI quattro variant at Delhi showroom, Audi Q3 competes against BMW X1, Range Rover Evoque and Porsche Macan in the country.

Maruti to launch four new models in 2017-18

India's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki is gearing up to introduce four new products next fiscal.
The company, which has been bringing about two new products each year in the past couple of years, is accelerating the introduction with an eye to strengthen its hold in the market.
“We had earlier announced that we would bring 15 models by 2020. We have done eight so far. As part of the plan, in the next fiscal, we will have four launches,” Maruti Suzuki India Executive Director (marketing and sales) R S Kalsi told PTI here on the sidelines of the Geneva Motor show.

Ferrari unleashes Superfast flagship

Ferrari NV unveiled the speediest production car in its history, underscoring its reputation for uncompromising performance even as the Italian manufacturer pushes the limit of how many autos it can sell without losing its allure.