TorQue: Volvo, Datsun Redi-Go, Ducati XDiavel & More
Volvo XC90 T8 is finally here in India. (Photo Courtesy: Volvo)
Volvo XC90 T8 is finally here in India. (Photo Courtesy: Volvo)

TorQue: Volvo, Datsun Redi-Go, Ducati XDiavel & More

TorQue is our weekly round-up of the auto-related stories that were covered on The Quint.

1. Budget Car Showdown: Maruti Alto 800 vs Datsun Redi-Go

2. Ducati XDiavel is Here to Rival the Harley-Davidson Monsters

3. Safety First! Cars in India to Have Mandatory Rear-View Sensors

Audi A4 offers comfort with latest in tech. (Photo Courtesy: Motorscribes)
Audi A4 offers comfort with latest in tech. (Photo Courtesy: Motorscribes)

If all goes according to plan, then most cars in the market will come with built-in rear-view sensors, something that the government is looking to make mandatory.

Even though cars come equipped with rear-view mirrors, which are adequate for looking at vehicles behind, they are inadequate for detecting small children or objects close to the ground, falling in the car’s blind spot.

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4. Volvo XC90 T8, the Luxury Hybrid SUV Now in India for Rs 1.25 Cr

Volvo XC90 T8 is luxury on the wheels. (Photo Courtesy: <a href="http://www.volvocars.com/in/cars/new-models/xc90-excellence?utm_source=sendy&amp;utm_medium=mailer14sept">Volvo</a>)
Volvo XC90 T8 is luxury on the wheels. (Photo Courtesy: Volvo)

Volvo’s XC90 is one of the costliest hybrid SUVs to be launched in India, priced at Rs 1.25 crore (ex-showroom Delhi). This 5-seater luxury SUV gives you many features that only the elite can aspire for.

Boasting a sound system powered by Bowers and Wilson speakers, the XC90 also has Nappa leather upholstery. For extra convenience, you can control the rear seats with touchscreen control from the dashboard.

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