Fortnite Season 7 Release Date Announced, Snow Map Teased


The Fortnite Season 7 release date is December 6. Epic Games confirmed that it would be winter-themed spectacle as well, hinting that the Fortnite map would feature snow and ice. Considering that Fortnite Season 6 ends on December 4, a two day gap before the next set of events is par for the course. Like past Fortnite Seasons, Fortnite Season 7 will bring with it new gear, challenges, and of course, changes to the game’s map. We could also see new mini-games make their way to the battle royale shooter such as playing golf in Fortnite Season 5. With a Fortnite Season 7 release date of December 6, expect the Fortnite Season 7 start time should be 9am BST (1:30pm IST) on December 6.

“A bitter ice spreads… 3 days to Season 7,” reads a tweet from the official Fortnite account confirming when Fortnite Season 7 would begin and hinting at snow and ice featuring heavily too. The included image with the tweet also suggests that snowboarding would be a part of the festivities as well.  It makes sense when you consider that it starts in December which usually is a period of chilly weather in the northern hemisphere.

There are some clues that point to this as well. For one, a snow storm has been seen on the horizon to the south of the Fortnite map and has grown considerably over time and a snowy theme was even hinted at when the Hunting Party skin was introduced.

Furthermore, assets regarding different noises while moving such as the crunching of snow were leaked on Reddit too. Plus, the FNBRLeaks Twitter account had screenshots of sound files for snow footsteps (via VG247) corroborate the same too with a second tweet having audio of exported Fortnite files that aren’t exactly the same as the sound of snow in Viking Village. All of this points at the possibility of snow coming to the Fortnite map very soon.


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Audi e-Tron GT Concept Teased Ahead Of LA Auto Show Debut


Audi e-Tron GT Concept is set to become the third fully-electric vehicle, to receive the e-Tron tag, after the Audi e-Tron SUV and upcoming Audi e-Tron Sportback, and will be revealed at the LA Auto Show.




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The new Audi e-Tron GT Concept at the LA Auto Show on November 28

Audi will be finally pulling the wraps off the new e-Tron GT Concept at the LA Auto Show on November 28, 2018. Ahead of the electric concept car’s official debut, the Ingolstadt-based carmaker has recently put out a teaser, giving us a short glimpse of it. Expected to share its underpinnings as the Porsche Mission E, the Audi e-Tron GT Concept is set to become the third fully-electric vehicle, to receive the e-Tron tag, after the Audi e-Tron SUV and upcoming Audi e-Tron Sportback that is due for 2020. The production version of the Audi e-Tron GT is expected to arrive in 2021 or 2022.


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Audi e-Tron GT will come with the signature sloping roof, sleek-looking end-to-end LED taillamp and rear diffusers

This is not the first time that the Audi e-Tron GT has been teased. Early this year in March, the carmaker teased an early design rendering of the car, and it will be a 4-door GT sedan. Based on the new and older teaser, we can see that the car will come with the signature sloping roof of a GT model and will come with some long proportions. The rear section of the car will feature a sleek-looking end-to-end LED taillamp and rear diffusers. The front portion, on the other hand, appears to come with a long bonnet, sleek LED headlamps, and while it’s nowhere visible in the teaser, the car could feature the larger single-frame grille design element, similar to the e-Tron crossover.

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Audi e-Tron GT Concept appears to come with a long bonnet, sleek LED headlamps,

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As of now, there is no update on the car’s electric powertrain, but we know that the car will take on the likes of the Tesla Model S, which by then should already be in a Series II form. More update on the concept car will be revealed at the LA Auto Show this week, so keep watching this space.

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2019 Tata Harrier Interior Teased Ahead Of Reveal Next Month


The teaser video of the Tata Harrier gives a glimpse of the dual-tone dashboard including the floating 8.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system.




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The Tata Harrier will be completely revealed in December 2018

The Tata Harrier is the new compact SUV from the Indian auto giant and anticipation levels are high from the Hyundai Creta rival. While the production-spec Tata Harrier’s exterior has been fully revealed in images, the automaker has now teased the interior of the SUV in a video. While revealing little about the cabin, the video does give a glimpse of what to expect from the upcoming offering. The new Tata Harrier is slated for a debut in December 2018, while the official launch is slated for January 2019.

Also Read: Tata Harrier SUV Unveiled; Launch In Early 2019

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(The Harrier is built on the new Optimal Modular Efficient Global Advanced (OMEGA) platform)

 

The teaser of the new Tata Harrier showcases the dashboard. The video confirms a floating 8.8-inch touchscreen infotainment system similar to that of the concept and a dual-tone finish in grey and brown on the dashboard. The three-spoke multi-function steering wheel is likely to sport a new design over the ones that we’ve seen since the Zest. Expect the number of buttons to be minimal across the dashboard, barring the controls for the automatic climate control. The teaser also reveals chrome surrounds of the air-con vents.

The Tata Harrier’s touchscreen infotainment system will be loaded with features including navigation, Bluetooth telephone, reverse camera display, MirrorLink, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and more. The system is likely to be sourced from Visteon, which also makes the infotainment systems for the Range Rover Velar. A Harman audio system will also make it to the Harrier.

Also Read: Latest Tata Harrier Video Explains The New OMEGARC Platform

Tata Motors has already revealed details on the powertrain for the Harrier. The compact SUV will be the new 2.0-litre four-cylinder, diesel engine sourced from FCA and has been badged as the Kryotec. The new motor also powers the Jeep Compass and churns out 140 bhp on the latter. The Harrier’s power figures haven’t been revealed yet and is likely to be revealed next month. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual, while an automatic version is likely to be introduced later.

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(The Tata Harrier will be powered by a Fiat-sourced 2.0-litre diesel engine)

Bookings for the Tata Harrier have already commenced across dealerships for a token amount of ₹ 30,000. Prices are expected to be extremely aggressive on the SUV starting at around ₹ 12-16 lakh (ex-showroom). Deliveries for the Harrier are expected to start around February next year.

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Next Generation 2019 Land Rover Evoque Teased Again Ahead Of Debut


The new generation Land Rover Evoque has been teased again and is all set for debut later tonight in London, slated for an India launch in the future.

The 2019 Land Rover Evoque is all set to debut on Friday and ahead of its official reveal, the British automaker has put out the final teaser for the luxury SUV. The second generation Evoque will be revealed at 1.15 am on Friday (7.45 pm GMT) in London. The entry-level model in the Range Rover line-up is all set to get a comprehensive overhaul, eighth years after the model was first introduced in 2010. The Evoque has also been one of the most popular models from Land Rover globally and in India too, which makes the second generation model a highly anticipated offering.

Also Read: Next Generation Land Rover Evoque Teased

The final teaser for the new Land Rover Evoque gives a glimpse of a familiar silhouette on the SUV. The design language is expected to evolve from the current version while retaining the cross-coupe profile. That said, do expect to see more muscular wheel arches, a rising beltline and a front inspired by the new Range Rover Velar. The cabin will see a major overhaul, as has been the case with all new Land Rover models. Expect the 2019 Range Rover Evoque to be more tech-friendly with the dual touchscreen infotainment system with the InControl Pro interface that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The cabin is also likely to get roomier thanks to the completely new Land Rover PTA platform, which will sport a longer wheelbase, up from the current 2660 mm. The new platform will also make room for incorporating a host tech including a electric powertrain option.

With respect to the conventional engines, the 2019 Land Rover Evoque will be drawing power from the 2.0-litre Ingenium range of petrol and diesel engines with power ranging from around 177 bhp to 297 bhp. The engines will come paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission, while All-Wheel Drive will be offered too.

The current Evoque’s off-roading capabilities are likely to get an upgrade as well in the process. Coming to the hybrid version, the 1.5-litre petrol engine with a 48V mild-hybrid system could make its debut at a later stage. While the 5-door version is a given, it needs to be seen if the 3-door Land Rover Evoque will be available in the next generation.

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That said, the Evoque Convertible is likely to make an appearance sometime later. Expect the new generation Land Rover Evoque to arrive in India sometime towards the end of next year and the model will be locally assembled keeping prices competitive. The SUV will take on the Volvo XC60, Mercedes-Benz GLC, BMW X3 and the likes.

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New Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Teased With Wire Sculptures


The second-generation Land Rover Range Rover Evoque is slated to be unveiled on November 22.




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The upcoming Range Rover Evoque is the second-generation model and will be unveiled on Nov 22

Finding yet another unique way to announce its upcoming model, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), has teased the next-generation Range Rover Evoque with special life-size wire sculptures. Slated to be unveiled on November 22, the life-size wire art installations of the second-generation RR Evoque were placed across London, ahead of its official debut. Interestingly, the wire sculptures have been designed by the same team in charge of designing the new Range Rover Evoque, thus giving us a general idea as to what to expect in terms of the SUV’s design.

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The Range Rover Evoque Wire Sculpture is built by the same team that has designed the new Evoque

Based on the several spy images that we have seen so far, the upcoming Range Rover Evoque will borrow a lot of its cues from its bigger sibling, the Range Rover Velar, and these new wire sculptures further confirm this. Furthermore, the upcoming 2020 Range Rover Evoque will be based on an updated version of the existing platform and it will also be bigger in dimensions. The SUV will be longer and will also come with a longer wheelbase to offer more cabin space, while both the front and rear axles will be widened, making it wider as well.

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Range Rover Evoque will be bigger and resemble the Range Rover Velar

Engine options are yet to be confirmed, by the new Land Rover Range Rover Evoque is likely to come with JLR’s tried and tested four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines from the Ingenium family. Additionally, word has it that there will also be a hybrid powertrain that will use a three-cylinder 1.5-litre engine and an electric motor.

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The new Range Rover Evoque is expected globally go on sale next year, and possibly come to India in 2020. Other technical details and features are expected to be revealed at the time of the official unveiling of the SUV, on November 22, 2018. So keep watching this space as we bring you more updates about the 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque.

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Honor 10 Lite Launch Set for November 21, Dual Camera Setup Teased


Honor 10 Lite Launch Set for November 21, Dual Camera Setup Teased

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Honor 10 Lite may come in multiple colour options

Huawei sub-brand Honor launched its flagship Honor 10 in April, and then made it available in India in May this year. Now, the company has announced that the pared down variant is launching in China on November 21. The company is hosting an event in Beijing, on the mentioned date, to announce the arrival of the Honor 10 Lite smartphone. The teaser poster also reveals the back of the device, and it is seen to sport a very different design, as compared to the Honor 10.

Honor has published a poster on Weibo announcing the arrival of the Honor 10 Lite in China on November 21. The phone is seen sporting a vertically stacked dual camera setup, a rear fingerprint scanner, and a gradient finish back. The Honor 10 Lite from the back looks to have taken inspiration from the Honor Note 10, Honor 8X and Honor 8C, instead of its premium variant that sports no rear fingerprint sensor and a comes with a horizontally stacked dual camera setup.

Unfortunately, the poster doesn’t reveal the front of the device, leaving us to speculate whether the Honor 10 Lite sports a display notch or not. In any case, the smartphone is set to launch next week, where all details will be revealed.

Even the specifications are a mystery at this point in time, but we can speculate that the Honor 10 Lite may come with EMUI 9.0 based on Android Pie out of the box, support dual-SIM slots, and come in varied colour options apart from the Blue variant seen in the poster.



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2020 Toyota Corolla Sedan Teased Again Ahead Of Debut This Month


The next generation Toyota Corolla will most likely make it to India sometime next year or in early 2020 considering the fact that the current generation has been around for a few years.




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The next gen Toyota Corolla will most likely make it to India sometime next year

Toyota has put out a teaser image of the 2020 Corolla sedan which is all set to make its debut at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition in China on November 16. The new generation Toyota Corolla Sedan is set to take styling cues from its hatchback and wagon siblings in terms of design and will share mechanical bits too including engines and transmissions. The next generation Toyota Corolla will most likely make it to India sometime next year or in early 2020. 

Unlike the previous generation Toyota Corolla, this one gets an aggressive and sportier face as compared to its predecessors with a set of edgy headlamps and an angular Toyota family look grille. The new generation of the Corolla is likely to be longer than the previous generation and this will translate into more space inside as well. The new generation Corolla is also expected to get a little sportier from the rear with a more swooping roofline and a set of aggressive tail lamps. The interior will be completely redesigned with flatter dashboard and an upright large touchscreen for the infotainment cluster. In typical Toyota Corolla style, the instrument cluster will be analogue with a blue theme.

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In terms of engines, the Toyota Corolla will have a 1.8-litre or 2-litre petrol engine while the diesel engine is expected to be the same 1.5-litre unit that is currently available in the car in India. Expect a CVT automatic version for the petrol along with a manual and only a manual variant for the diesel.

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Jawa 300 Motorcycle Exhaust Note Teased Ahead Of Unveil


The latest teaser gives a hint of the exhaust note of the upcoming 300 cc Jawa motorcycle. Read on to know more.

With just three days left for the upcoming Jawa motorcycle to be unveiled, the manufacturer is releasing more details about its upcoming offering. While leaked images have given us a fair idea as to how the bike will look like, the latest teaser hints at the exhaust note of the upcoming 300 cc motorcycle. The motorcycle does not have the same growl as something like a Royal Enfield, and you get a milder yet throaty exhaust note instead, if the video is anything to go by. The original Jawas weren’t known for loud thumps either, but for more of a ring-a-ding-ding exhaust note, unique to two-stroke engines. The company does seem to have taken the original trait into account with respect to the exhaust note as well.

Also Read: Upcoming Jawa Motorcycle To Get A New 293 cc Single-Cylinder

The Jawa 300 motorcycle will be officially unveiled on November 15, 2018, and could be showcased in multiple variants including a roadster, modern classic and possibly a scrambler version too. Officially, Jawa Motorcycles has revealed only the engine details on the upcoming offering. The bike will be using a 293 cc liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine tuned to produce 27 bhp and 28 Nm of peak torque. The motor will come paired with a 6-speed gearbox.

At the official unveiling, we expect to learn more about the firing order and more details on how the exhaust note was achieved. With respect to the design language, the spy shots have revealed the 300 cc Jawa, which certainly takes you back to the retro era. The design is nearly identical to the original Jawas including round headlamp, dual-tone chrome finished fuel tank, twin exhausts, and a flat saddle. The front forks have also been covered to look period specific. Smaller details that make a difference include the chain cover, wire-spoked wheels, and the round instrument cluster. The maroon paint scheme with yellow pinstripes on the leaked image seem inspired from the Jawa Type A.

The leaked image has also showcased gas charged twin shock absorbers at the rear, and a front disc brake, with a drum at the back, pointing at single-channel ABS to be offered as standard.

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The upcoming Jawa 300 motorcycle will be the first real direct competition to Royal Enfield in the 300-500 cc retro segment. The former has a strong following in this space with its strong-selling Classic 350, which the Jawa 300 will compete against. Pricing will be a crucial factor in how the Jawa 300 is accepted and it is expected to remain aggressive, if not undercutting the rivals. We will be bringing you all the details on the Jawa 300 later this week. So make sure to keep watching this space.

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Triumph Speed Twin Teased In Latest Video


New Triumph Speed Twin with the 1200 cc Bonneville ‘high power’ engine will be unveiled on December 4, 2018.




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The Triumph Speed Twin will be the latest addition in the Bonneville family

Triumph Motorcycles has released a teaser video which clearly states that the new Triumph Speed Twin will be launched on December 4, 2018. The new Speed Twin is expected to be powered by the “high power” 1200 cc which is already seen on the Triumph Thruxton R, and will be one more addition to the Triumph modern classic range. The bike undergoing test runs were spotted as early as two years ago, and recently Triumph also showcased the upcoming Speed Twin at a global dealer’s conference.


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The Speed Twin was expected to be unveiled at the EICMA show in Milan this year, but Triumph chose not to unveil the new model at that show. Instead, now an official date has been announced in the latest teaser video. The design is essentially similar to the 900 cc Triumph Street Twin, the entry-level model in the Bonneville series. The Speed Twin will also run on cast wheels and is expected to share some components with the existing Bonneville T120 range. What could be all-new is the instrument panel, expected to be full-colour TFT with Bluetooth connectivity and integrated Google Maps.

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2019 Triumph Speed Twin

 

 

Also Read: 2019 Triumph Speed Twin Images Leaked

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Like most of the models in Triumph’s modern classic range, the Speed Twin name is also taken from Triumph’s models from early 20th century. The original Triumph Speed Twin 5T was a motorcycle launched in 1937, and was one of the first successful British parallel-twin models. The new Speed Twin will be based on the Triumph Thruxton R, with the same state of tune, so the 1200 cc engine will put out around 97 bhp. The new Speed Twin is expected to be launched in India, sometime in mid-2019, after the bike is launched in Europe.

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New Skoda Scala Hatchback Interior Officially Teased


The new Skoda Scala hatchback will get an all new interior design language along with a virtual cluster and a large touchsceen infotainment system

Skoda will showcase the all-new Scala premium hatchback on December 6, 2018 and while the automaker has already showcased a range of official spy shots and even a side profile, here is the biggest teaser so far. The Czech automaker has officially put out a render of what the new production ready Skoda Scala’s interiors will look like. And as expected, the new premium hatchback shares nothing in terms of design language and in terms of hardware with the outgoing model range. The Skoda Scala will have an all digital instrument cluster on the top spec model along with a new large infotainment screen.

Also Read: Skoda Scala – MORE DETAILS! 

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The infotainment screen in particular is tablet like and horizontally set above the AC vents and will measure upto 9.2-inch on the top spec models. The Skoda Scala will also feature a set of trapezoidal AC vents mounted below the screen and above the climate control console. The direction to mount the screen in the driver’s line of sight is in conjunction with the likes of the Kodiaq and the Karoq SUV so as not to take the eyes off the driver off the road as far as possible.

Also Read: Made For India Skoda SUV Details HERE! 

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(Skoda Scala)

Skoda has also confirmed that the car will get the ability to have over the air updates for the infotainment system and maps along with the ability to lock and unlock the car via a dedicated and secure app based service. Skoda has also said that the Scala will be the first product from the automaker which will ‘always be online’

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Other details for the Skoda Scala include the fact that the car will be made on the MQB A0 platform that also underpins the likes of the Skoda Octavia. The new Scala will also be very spacious on the inside offering as much room as the current Octavia does in terms of leg space and slightly more head space too along with a massive boot. Five engine options will be available at launch ranging from 90 bhp to 150 bhp along with manual and DSG options.

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