Car

Jeep Compass Caught Testing In India; Launch In Mid-2017

The Jeep brand finally launched in India this year and we couldn’t be happier. It’s taken a long time to enter the market and when it did the prices at which the cars were launched were, to put it in simple terms, unexpected. But it was at the launch itself that the company promised that it would be bringing a ... Read More »

Mahindra To Increase Prices In India By Up To ₹ 26,500 From January 2017

The country’s leading utility vehicle manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra has announced that it will be increasing priced across its model range in India from January 2017. The home-grown auto major plans to hike prices of its vehicles by up to Rs 26,500 as the company looks to partially offset rising input costs. Announcing the price hike Pravin Shah the Chief ... Read More »

2016 Volvo S90 Review

Usually when we head out for drives, the flights are early and we have to head out just before sunrise and everything is a bit chaotic, though the city we leave is serene and, well, unaware of us. So, I expected something similar, when I headed to Jodhpur, to drive the Volvo S90. To my surprise, it was smooth sailing ... Read More »

Along Came A Spyder: The Audi R8 Spyder Review

It is the latest mean machine from the four-ringed Bavarian stable, and is set to excite and exhilarate. The new generation Audi R8 Spyder is the topless or convertible avatar of the second generation of the flagship sports car, which launched last year. The coupe though is the V10 Plus while the Spyder gets the ‘regular’ new V10 – the ... Read More »

Mahindra e2oPlus Review

We first laid eyes on the Mahindra NXR concept at the 2009 Frankfurt motor show and the DC designed car made it to production in the form of a 2-door and was christened the e2o in 2013. The car is still viewed as ‘expensive’ for its size but that hasn’t stopped Mahindra from bringing in the e2oPlus, the 4-door version ... Read More »

Tata Hexa Review

Every car company needs a flagship product that can demonstrate its technology and design prowess to the world. And in 2016 the best way to do this is with a crossover or a SUV. And a flagship is exactly what Tata Motors is going for with its new Hexa. At first glance, the Hexa might look like a facelifted Aria, ... Read More »

Audi RS7 Performance Package Review

Four doors, four seats, weighing close to 2 tonnes, endowed with extremely usable space, quite the looker and of course very, very powerful – this sounds like a recipe for something that’s sure to make you go bananas. Well it is. On the outside, it may look like the normal Audi RS7, but it’s a wolf in wolf’s clothing. Let ... Read More »

Honda Cars India To Increase Prices By Up To 3% From January 2017

Honda Cars India has announced a price hike of up to 3 per cent for all its models effective from January 2017. Apart from year end offers and schemes, December is also the month when carmakers announce price revisions for next year. And Honda Cars is the latest addition to that list. In fact, Honda is the seventh carmaker in ... Read More »

Audi India Appoints Rahil Ansari To Replace Joe King As Head Of Operations

Volkswagen group firm Audi has announced a top management change in India with the appointment of Rahil Ansari as head of the operations here with effect from 1st February 2017. Ansari will take over as Head of Audi India from the incumbent Joe King, who will move back to Audi headquarters in Germany. Commenting on the change, Volkswagen Group Sales ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz To Hike Car Prices In India By Up To 2% Across Model Range

Joining the list of carmaker’s who have announced price revisions this month Mercedes-Benz India has announced its plan to increase car prices in the country by up to 2 per cent, varying across the model range. The price hike will be for the carmaker’s entire model range and will be effective from 1st of January 2017. In a statement released ... Read More »