Car Reviews

2017 BMW 530i RWD

As BMW has branched out from a brand focused on serving enthusiasts to a brand that wants to serve everyone, it has expanded the bandwidth of its offerings. It has done so by means of electronics that can alter its cars’ driving characteristics, as well as via the options sheet, which can tailor individual models to disparate tastes. Thus, how ... Read More »

2018 BMW 440i RWD Coupe Automatic

Although the BMW 4-series coupe was first shown more than four years ago, the trickling out of multiple variants of the model over time means the car still feels fresh. But time marches on, and 2018 brings an update for the luxury sports coupe. BMW tweaked the 4-series’s engine lineup and naming convention in 2017, and those continue for 2018. ... Read More »

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan SUV Review

The Volkswagen Tiguan is like Jackie Chan. At first glance, it’s not intimidating; so not aggressive. Rather, it has a smile on its face and walks about, doing its things. It doesn’t even have a brawny look; so though there is a bit of muscle, it’s doesn’t really show. But, when you call it out for a fight, it doesn’t ... Read More »

Volvo XC60 (2017) review

Even your mum knew this car was coming but that doesn’t make it any less interesting. The rebirth of Volvo’s model range kicked off with the excellent XC90, quickly followed by the smart and distinctive S and V90 models. It’s arguably the most important of the lot, accounting for 30 percent of the brand’s global sales with close to a ... Read More »

2018 Lamborghini Huracan Performante

For those of us who have been interested in fast cars since the 1970s, the lingering impression remains that Lamborghinis are long on looks and big, loud engines and short on sophistication, technology, and refinement. This started changing in 1998 after Audi purchased Lamborghini, and the transition accelerated with the introduction of the Gallardo about five years later. With every ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Dzire Automatic Review

HIGHLIGHTS New Maruti Suzuki Dzire Automatic gets AMT or AGS – Auto Gear Shift Dzire with AMT gearbox is available with both petrol and diesel engines AMT option available in V, Z and Z+ variants on new Maruti Suzuki Dzire With India’s traffic situation going from bad to DEFCON 1, it comes as no surprise that the number of automatic ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Dzire 2017: First drive review

In a market where buyers are increasingly aspiring to own bigger vehicles, the desire to get behind a sub-four metre sedan has seen a perceptible dip in recent times. In such a scenario, the Swift Dzire has continued to be a volume driver for Maruti Suzuki in the Indian market and for reasons evident to most. Compact yet practical and ... Read More »

New Maruti Suzuki Dzire Review

HIGHLIGHTS New Dzire gets petrol and diesel engine with manual or AMT gearbox Maruti Suzuki Dzire is feature packed and gets ABS and 2 Airbags Now gets daytime running lights, LED headlamps, diamond cut alloy wheels Maruti Suzuki Dzire 5.92 Lakh * On Road Price (New Delhi) FIND OUT MORE The sub 4-meter sedan segment that the new Maruti Dzire ... Read More »

New SsangYong Rexton Review: Mahindra’s Next Big SUV For India

It was a cloudy day, and I was thinking – please do not let it rain on the day I am finally driving the new SsangYong Rexton. I only had a very small window of time with the car, and any rain would have totally messed that up. It did rain while I was on my way from Seoul to ... Read More »

Victory Lapper: We Finally Drive the New Ford GT!

Last year, Ford Performance chief Dave Pericak found himself standing next to Edsel Ford II at the edge of a certain pastoral French racing circuit that has witnessed 84 years of glory, gore, grudges, and relentless grit. “You know,” mused Ford, according to Pericak’s recollection, “I was here 50 years ago with my father, when we won it. Now I’m ... Read More »