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2017 Volvo XC60 Review: Understated Elegance

The new Volvo XC60 is based on the company’s SPA vehicle platform like the XC90 Highlights The XC60 has been part of the Volvo fleet in India since 2011 The new Volvo XC60 is a lot more stylish and well-equipped The Volvo XC60 will be powered by a 2-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine Volvo has been on a roll in India ... Read More »

2018 Audi Q5 Review

Here is our review of the all-new Audi Q5, which sure could be a class-leader in the segment Highlights The new Audi Q5 will be available only with a 2.0-litre diesel engine It gets a fresh new front-end and sharper design elements The Q5 has a ARAI rated fuel efficiency of 17.01 kmpl When it comes to SUVs, India is ... Read More »

2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift Review

The 2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift is based on the new lighter and rigid HEARTECT design platform Highlights Prices of the new Swift start at Rs. 4.99 lakh The 2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift now also has the AGS (automatic) on offer 2018 Swift comes with new exterior and interior styling and more features The 3rd generation of an absolute icon – ... Read More »

2018 Bajaj Discover 110 First Ride Review

Bajaj Auto has played fast and loose with the Discover series with a multitude of models on sale during its 14 years. While Bajaj thought the customer would be spoilt for choice with its variety – 100, 125, 135, 150 – and tech upgrades (125 ST monoshock), the strategy backfired. Several Discover motorcycles have come and gone, sometimes without a ... Read More »

2018 Triumph Tiger 800: First Ride Review

The Triumph Tiger 800 is one of the largest-selling middleweight adventure bikes in India. And for 2018, Triumph Motorcycles has updated the road-oriented Tiger XR range, as well as the off-road oriented Tiger XC range. According to Triumph, there are as many as 200 new changes in these bikes, including minor cosmetic changes, new colours and updates to the engine ... Read More »

2018 Ducati Panigale V4 S review, test ride

When the numbers were first released, they caused quite a stir. With 214hp of peak power, Ducati’s new Panigale V4 instantly became the most powerful production sports bike that money can buy. And with a bit more money, that power could be bumped up to an almost ludicrous 226hp through an optional Akrapovic exhaust and an engine remap. With its ... Read More »

2018 Bajaj Discover 110 review, test ride

To loosely quote – so as to not plagiarise, mainly – an insightful Bajaj Discover owner I learned about during this ride, the Discover genes are all about having fun on Sunday and being armed to tackle a hectic Monday as well. This is a beautifully coalesced thought (and a simplistic one as well) that can, perhaps, only emerge from ... Read More »

2018 BAJAJ DISCOVER 110 FIRST RIDE REVIEW

There was a time when Bajaj had flooded the commuter bike market with a plethora of Discovers. They were available in a variety of engine capacities and the sportier ones also had engine’s with a 4 valve head. That was pretty much unheard of in the segment. Spoiling the customer for choice, however, was not a good idea as it ... Read More »

2017 Volvo XC40 review, test drive

What is it? A milestone vehicle of sorts for Volvo, as with it, Volvo now has an SUV for every series of car they make. This is an important step as SUVs are all the rage right now. Volvo’s baby SUV is set to arrive here around mid-2018, and when it does, it will square off against three German rivals, ... Read More »

Yamaha Fazer 25 Road Test Review: An FZ with a new attire or more than that?

Yamaha Fazer 25 pops up its front wheel Before I start talking about the Fazer 25 and the quarter-litre sport bike segment, let me first take you to the time when it all started. The Honda CBR250R is seen as the first proper quarter-litre sports tourer in India that made its entry back in the year 2011 and it actually helped laymen ... Read More »