Formula 1 gets a Halo

  Formula 1, as motorsport aficionados know, is the pinnacle of motorsport. For more than half-a-decade, the championship has been the one to look out for, be it excitement, glamour and – most importantly – talent. With increasing technological advancements and bewildering concepts for increased downforce and outright speed, it does not seem to be slowing down any time now. However, F1, as many know, is also working on safety

Thennagam brings in the flavours of the south

Chennai: Home is where the heart is. This is the idea of Thennagam, a new restaurant that has opened its doors in a quiet corner of noisy Nungambakkam. Functioning from an independent house, the place offers ‘Hidden taste of south’, which is their tagline. It has been started by a group of engineers, who are also food enthusiasts. Speaking about the restaurant, Elangovan, who manages the place, says, “We just

BMW begins local production of 6 Series Gran Turismo

Mumbai: German auto major BMW, which is the second largest luxury car maker in the country, rolled out the first 6 Series Gran Turismo from its Chennai facility. The petrol variant of the BMW 630i Gran Turismo Sport Line was unveiled at the recent Auto Expo. “The Chennai plant is proud to roll out the first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo. It will create a novel segment and set new

Mercedes Benz GLA - performance meets luxury

  Gone are the days when hatchbacks and crossovers were only for those who couldn’t afford a premium car. Now, they are in almost all segments from premium to even luxury vehicles. Their small profile without compromising on performance when compared to others is what is helping them win customers, especially enthusiasts. Among the crowd of hatchbacks in India, Mercedes Benz GLA stands tall. Being one of the luxurious offerings

Sitcom hosting hotdog festival at Neelankarai

Chennai: Sitcom – The Drama Diner in Neelankarai is hosting a hotdog festival. The restaurant offers an assortment of hotdogs named after famous cartoon dogs. The festival is running until the end of February. They are offering 10 varieties of hotdogs with the vegetarians getting three choices, Mr Peabody – named after a dog which appeared in the late 1950s and 60s. It comes with in house dog made with

Chennai youth to Kolli hills on bikes

Chennai: #Wanderlust, #travelfreak, #biketripping, #longrides, #mountaineering are some of the hashtags that one sees often. Youngsters these days are using travel as a symbol of status. While certain groups see this as a therapy, some take this as a break from their stressful life. News Today caught up with a few of these ‘travelholics’ who recently went on a bike trip to Yercaud and Kolli hills. ‘I have been on