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Exclusive Review: Lexus RX 450h

We have told you Lexus is on the threshold of its India debut and that the RX450h will lead its portfolio. When Lexus launched its first hybrid SUV in 2004, the company was at the forefront of electrification. Its petrol engine worked in harmony with an electric motor to provide impressive thrust when needed, and superior economy when flowing with ... Read More »

Triumph Bonneville Bobber First Ride Review

Is there something such as love at first sight? I, for one, never believed in such atrocious things. Not in school, not in college and not at the workplace either! But sometimes, once in a while, a motorcycle comes along, which makes you question your resolve. I have no problem falling in love at the very first sight, with a ... Read More »

Top 5 Happenings In The Indian Automotive Industry In 2016

It’s been quite an eventful year for the automotive industry in India. When asked how 2016 has been for the industry at the recent CarandBike Awards 2017 ceremony, the reactions of each and every one was unanimous when they said, “It was a mixed bag”. It’s true though, because though the sales of both two and four-wheelers have seen a ... Read More »

Volkswagen Tiguan Caught Testing In India Sans Camouflage

First showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo, the long-awaited Volkswagen Tiguan is all set to be launched in India next year. In fact, just a couple of months back Volkswagen imported the Tiguan SUV to India for testing and now the SUV has been spotted near Pune sans camouflage. The model coming to India might not be a direct rival ... Read More »

This Is What The Tata Kite 5 Production Version Looks Like

Tata Motors unveiled the concept version of the sub 4-metre Kite 5 compact sedan at the 2016 Indian Auto Expo to high praises. The well proportioned and well designed concept showcased how the sub 4-meter sedan could be a relatively pretty car. And although we initially expected the car to be quite different in its production form, Tata Motor’s chief ... Read More »

Top Ten Car Launches Of 2016

What a busy, engaging and even tumultuous year 2016 has been. We have already recognized the truly best with our annual awards programme. But now it is my turn to tell you my pick for the year’s top ten launches in the car market.1. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Without a doubt the veritable trump card once again has been played ... Read More »

Top 10 Events From The World Of Motorsport In 2016

It’s been a year worth remembering in the motorsport industry and that’s because there’s a lot happening. While some things remain unchanged like the F1 Champion is still a Mercedes driver (a different one though), there was good news when we heard that Michael Schumacher’s health is improving. It was a mix bag though as there have been ups and ... Read More »

Top 10 Upcoming SUVs In 2017

The SUV in its purest form or the new age crossover sense is the most popular automotive body style in the world at the moment and the same echo in the Indian context too. With the likes of SUV through different price ranges, from small subcompact to luxury showing ever growing sales every year, it is no wonder then that ... Read More »

10,000 Balenos To Come Out Of Maruti Suzuki’s New Gujarat Plant

The Maruti Suzuki Baleno is one of the hottest selling cars from the Indian carmakers’ stable. Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) expects to receive around 10,000 units of its premium hatchback Baleno this fiscal from the upcoming Gujarat plant of its parent Suzuki company. The plant will start production in the beginning of 2017. The Hansalpur-based facility in Gujarat is Suzuki ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki in 2017: New Swift, DZire, Ignis And More

As 2016, which has been a great year for Maruti Suzuki with ever growing sales, growing market share and a very successful sub-compact SUV – the Vitara Brezza comes to a close, we take a look at what India’s largest car maker will offer in 2017. With some big launches in expected, 2017 promises to be an even bigger year ... Read More »