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Skoda Superb 2016 Review

Disney has made its mark because it has created characters that have been relatable and when you think about Uncle Scrooge, you are reminded of those who want more for less. In 2009, when Skoda came out with the Superb, that was exactly what they brought to the table considering that there were rivals in the markets in the form ... Read More »

2016 Triumph Thruxton R First Ride Review

Café racers have become quite the craze in recent years, among the custom community as well as some motorcycle manufacturers. The original idea of café racers though was to make handmade, stripped down versions of production bikes and make them lightweight, agile and optimised for speed and handling for quick rides around town. And like the legacy of the Triumph ... Read More »

Karbonn Quattro L50 HD Review

One of the earliest Indian companies to jump into the low-cost Android smartphones game, Karbonn has been somewhat quiet of late, what with nearly a dozen new competitors to fend off. Things can’t be easy – you can’t keep doing the same old thing when everyone else is offering fantastic specs, great cameras, metal bodies, fingerprint readers, quick charging, and ... Read More »

Lenovo Vibe K4 Note Review

Competition in the budget and mid-range smartphone segments has been getting fiercer by the day, and buyers aren’t complaining one bit. At this point, a lot of people no longer think it makes sense to spend big money on high-end smartphones, when options such as the Le 1s (Review) and Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 (Review) offer practically everything you want ... Read More »

InFocus Bingo 21 Review

With a string of recent high-profile launches in the mid-range space, it’s easy to feel as though that’s where all the action is. Today, for a change of pace, we’ll be taking a closer look at an entry-level smartphone from InFocus, called the Bingo 21. The company launched this budget-friendly device about a month ago priced at just Rs. 5,499. ... Read More »

Honda CB Hornet 160R vs Suzuki Gixxer vs Yamaha FZ-S FI V2.0: Comparison Review

Stylish looks, good performance, decent fuel economy and a price tag below 1 lakh – these are what the typical college going youth, (and even the young executive) look for in his choice of wheels. And this is the customer profile the booming, premium 150-160cc motorcycles cater to. Over the past few years, the game has changed in this segment ... Read More »

TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Review

TVS Motor Company’s Apache series held its ground in the performance-oriented 150-180cc bike segment in India for a while now. The latest addition to the Apache line-up here, the new TVS Apache RTR 200 4V, aims to further fortify the company’s performance products in addition to taking the performance pedigree of the Apache series a notch higher for TVS. The ... Read More »

Honda Africa Twin: First Look Review

Adventure touring seems to be the flavour in the premium motorcycle market in India with many manufacturers jumping on to the “adventure” genre. The year started with the big one – the much anticipated Royal Enfield Himalayan being unveiled just ahead of the Auto Expo. The 2016 Auto Expo itself saw another player in the superbike segment, DSK Benelli unveiling ... Read More »

DSK Benelli TNT 899 Review

The arrival of Benelli in the Indian market marked an era where all motorcycle enthusiasts (not purists) could own a head-turner without selling one of their kidneys. The first lot of motorcycles from the DSK Benelli stable had bikes ranging from twin-cylinder to four-cylinder in various capacities, which gave the customers plenty of options to choose from. Recently, we got ... Read More »

DSK Benelli TNT 600 GT, TNT 600i Review

For first time superbike buyers, and even riders upgrading to a superbike, the mid-size superbike segment is one which is of keen interest. And naturally; this is a segment of motorcycles with decent ‘big bike’ looks, brag-worthy performance and some street cred. Typically, this segment straddles the 400-800cc displacement bikes, catering to buyers with diverse budgets – ranging from 4 ... Read More »