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The Bajaj Pulsar 125 Neon will be available in two variants. The standard drum brake version is priced at ₹ 64,000 and the front disc brake variant is priced at ₹ 66,618 (ex-showroom prices).

The slowdown in auto sales stems from a severe liquidity crunch in the non-banking financial sector which has dried up lines of credit to both auto dealers and potential car buyers.

The auto industry has witnessed 2.15 lakh job losses due to the slowdown. Nearly 300 dealership outlets have vanished, resulting in two lakh people losing jobs. Another 15,000 job losses have been reported by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), SIAM said.

The entry-spec Era variant is not offered in any of the new exterior colour options while Aqua Blue is only available from the Sportz variant onwards. The Grand i10 Nios will miss out on Flame Orange, Marina Blue and Star Dust colour options that are offered on the second-gen model.

A 12th class pass out, the youngster always dreamt of making helicopters and feels content to drive his "helicopter car" on the road even if he cannot fly one.

The South Korea auto giant is set to roll out another variant of i10 and is already generating enough curiosity among car lovers.

The Jeep Wrangler is now considerably lighter than its predecessor. While the body is still made out of steel, the doors, bonnet and fenders are now made out of aluminium. The SUV also gets diff locks that can now be activated by an electronic switch on the central console and a button to disconnect the sway bars for extra articulation.

Suzuki Gixxer 250 is ₹ 11,000 cheaper than full-faired version and boasts of a muscular styling that we first saw on the updated Suzuki Gixxer 155.

Benelli Leoncino 500 blends traditional scrambler design and modern accents. Styled by Centro Stile Benelli, Leoncino's front displays the 'Lion of Pesaro'. The headlamp comes with LED technology. The usable tank volume is 13.5 litres. The motorcycle features an 815 mm high pilot seat. Benelli India is offering Leoncino with a standard 5-year unlimited kilometre warranty.