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Automobile events this week: November 20 - 26

Team OD  /
17 Nov 2017 19:36:10 IST

There is so much happening in the world of automobiles. From the launch of the Indian Scout Bobber in the country, to motorsport action from the last F1 race of the season as well as the final round of the APRC which will be held in India, as well as a host of upcoming events there is much for you to know, see, do. OVERDRIVE helps you stay up to speed with this quick rundown of all things automotive happening from November 20 to 26, 2017:

November 24: Indian Scout Bobber launch

Event type: Product launch

Location: Goa

What is it?
This the more butch looking version of the Indian Scout. Indian has gone for a more raw design on the Bobber instead of the classic cruiser look of the standard Indian Scout, with the bobbed, blacked-out styling. We can't wait to get our hands on this one!

November 23- 26: F1 Abu Dhabi GP

Nico Rosberg celebrates winning his first Formula 1 world championship title at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina circuit in 2016

Event type: Circuit race

Location: Yas Marina Circuit

What is it?
The 2017 season of the epitome of motorsport, Formula 1, has been high on drama. Being the final race of the season, the F1 Abu Dhabi GP will provide plenty of racing action for motorsport enthusiasts. While the penultimate race of the season is yet to be run at

Can you go?
Yes, if you can manage to score passes to Yas Marina and get visa and tickets by the weekend, and love the vast expansive desert as much as we do. Otherwise, stay tuned to OVERDRIVE for live updates on the race. You can also watch the races on Star Sports Select HD channel on TV as well as on the Hot Star Premium App on your smartphone.

November 24 - 26: Asia Pacific Rally Championship 2017 Coffee Day India Rally

Gaurav Gill on his way to victory at the 2017 APRC Rally Hokkaido

Event type: Rally

Location: Chikmagalur

What is it?
Well, it is the fifth and final round of the FIA APRC 2017, and it will be held across the coffee plantations along Chikmagalur in Karnataka. Indian driver Gaurav Gill is leading the drivers' championship with a lead of 6 points over Ole Veiby, while Skoda leads the manufacturers' title going into round 5.

Can you go?
You must go if you can to cheer on the competitors and possibly watch Gill claim another championship. However, it's not as easy as buying a ticket since you will have to drive there and pick a good spot to get the right view of the action.

November 22 - 26: Bajaj FLG ride to Goa

Event type: Motorcycle ride

Location: Goa

What is it?
A weekend ride to the party capital of the country. However, this ride will take you through the lesser-known heritage sites of Old Goa, temples, and culture that have made Goa what it is. Overnight camping and treks to waterfalls will round up the trip!

Can you go?
Yes, if you are a Bajaj Avenger owner and quick to register! The ride will cost you Rs 9,000 starting from Pune, Mumbai or Bengaluru, and you will have to pay for the fuel you consume during the ride. Register here.

Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 87,738
Displacement
220cc
Transmission
5-Speed
Max Power(ps)
19.03
Max Torque(Nm)
17.50
Mileage
-NA-
Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 12,99,000
Displacement
1133cc
Transmission
Max Power(ps)
95.00
Max Torque(Nm)
97.00
Mileage
-NA-

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