Reviews

In the world of dual-purpose motorcycles, ‘Africa Twin’ is a legendary name. Honda launched the first Africa Twin in the late-1980s, when the bike – the XRV650 – was powered by a 650 cc ...

When it was launched in India back in mid-2011, the ‘fluidic’ Verna (RB Series) was quite a dramatic departure from its rather nondescript predecessor. With its extroverted design flourishes, the ...

When Gurgaon-based Okinawa Autotech Pvt Ltd launched the Ridge electric scooter in January this year, it seemed to be clearly different from – and quite possibly better than – conventional ...

If there’s one thing that most automotive OEMs in India agree upon, it’s that millennials are a uniquely challenging, particularly demanding set of customers, who tend to find regular sedans and ...

Launched in India in February this year, the new Audi A4 is available with a choice of TFSI petrol and TDI diesel engines, both of which are refined, powerful and efficient. We recently had an ...

Established in Japan in the early-1930s, Isuzu has a long history of making sturdy, dependable, diesel-powered vehicles. While it doesn’t currently manufacture any sedans or hatchbacks, Isuzu still ...

Triumph India wants to leave no stone unturned in being the bike maker of choice for riders willing to shell out a premium for an exquisite set of wheels. Keeping its old-world charm and legacy ...

Earlier this year, Audi launched the updated, 2017-spec A3 sedan in India, which remains one of the most affordable vehicles in the German company’s India line-up. Available with a choice of petrol ...

Even as the market for sub-4 m sedans seems to be flattening out a bit, OEMs are going the extra mile to spruce up their offerings in this segment in a bid to boost sales. The latest example is the ...

Almost three years after the Touareg, its first SUV in India, made an exit, VW India has now brought to the market the much-anticipated Tiguan SUV. Although VW India has positioned the Tiguan ...

Almost three years after the Touareg, its first SUV in India, made an exit, Volkswagen India has now brought to the market the much-anticipated Tiguan SUV. Although VW India has positioned the Tiguan ...

It's hard to slot the Ducati XDiavel S into a specific segment or category. Is it a sportsbike? A cruiser? Touring bike? The reality is, the XDiavel S is a machine that dares to defy segmentation – ...

The 2017 Jeep Compass has been newly built ground up. The American manufacturer’s first locally produced product looks like a baby Grand Cherokee, and is based on the ‘compact wide’ ...

If there’s one thing Ford does well, it’s building sporty cars that are fun to drive. Those with fond memories of the Ikon 1.6 ‘josh machine’ probably remember that car for its taut, ...

Launched in India last year, the all-new, second-generation BMW X1 compact luxury SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle) is quite different from its predecessor. As some readers might remember, the first ...

Nissan has chosen to establish its presence in the low-cost / entry-level cars segment in India, with the Datsun brand. Over the last three years, the Datsun GO hatchback, GO+ 7-seater MPV and ...

Compact crossovers are a fairly new segment in the Indian automotive industry, with OEMs providing SUV-inspired design cues and making relatively minor styling changes to their hatchbacks to ...

Estates, or station wagons as they’re also referred to, haven’t done too well in the Indian market over the last few decades. However, Volvo is willing to bet that Indian buyers’ tastes have ...

As most of its predecessors, the current model Mercedes-Benz E-Class (2016-spec, but launched in India in 2017) is a veritable technological tour-de-force. The German OEM has been building cars for ...

In the 16 months since its launch in India, the Maruti Suzuki Baleno has had a lot going for it. It created a lot of excitement and somewhat redefined the premium compact hatchback segment in the ...