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2018 Suzuki Swift review, test drive

How do you change a car that’s a big icon with a massive cult following? How do you change a car that still, even at the end of its life cycle, gets a podium position each month on the bestseller list? How do you change a car that is, in essence, India’s quintessential hatchback? In short, how do you change ... Read More »

GARMIN FENIX 5X REVIEW

Garmin has never let size get in the way of technology when it comes to GPS multisport watches. They pack it in and expect everyone to deal with it. And for four years, we’ve done just that. Then, in January 2017, the company officially announced that its top-of-the-line Fenix 5 series of watches would ship in three sizes — the ... Read More »

Honda Africa Twin First Ride Review

The legendary Honda Africa Twin is back! And this time it’s in India and in full automatic form. The Honda CRF1000L, or Honda Africa Twin as it’s popularly known, made its global debut last year, and promises a very capable adventure bike, with off-road manners inspired by its thoroughbred dual purpose and rally-oriented origins in Honda’s global line-up. Does it have what ... Read More »

Range Rover Velar Review

I’m in Norway to drive the newest from the JLR stable – the Range Rover Velar. A new car in a new country – exciting for sure – but I was especially enthused because it’s the quickest we have gone from hearing of anew model and actually driving it. The Velar has been conceived as a new Range Rover model ... Read More »

Car Review: Kia Cadenza Limited blurs the line between premium and luxury

WASHINGTON — The large premium sedan class once dominated by Buick and Lincoln has some real competition now from the likes of Lexus — and now Kia joins the crowd. The Cadenza has been around a few years already. And for 2017, a redesign is here to help it better compete. Before, the Cadenza was nice but not comparable to ... Read More »

Review: 2017 Triumph Bonneville Bobber — 1930s’ Bob-Tail Styling With Modern Triumph Tech

The Triumph Bobber is the fifth motorcycle from the new Bonneville lineup. It is one of the most popular motorcycles from the British manufacturer and perhaps the most niche model of all. We took the Bonneville Bobber for a short spin in the city and also on the open tarmac to see what exactly the #Bobberlifestyle is, and here is ... Read More »

SsangYong Rexton SUV (2017) review

As sister Korean carmakers Hyundai and Kia go great guns to out-do each other, offering increasingly posh and desirable models built to stand up to the best Europeans can muster, there’s another company hoping to increase its slice of the pie. And if this latest Ssangyong Rexton – a D-segment SUV with a few startling statistics – is anything to ... Read More »

FIRST RIDE / REVIEW

2017 Bajaj Pulsar NS160 review, test ride 26th Jul 2017 5:33 pm The brand new Bajaj Pulsar NS160 has been designed to take on the premium, sporty 150-160cc segment. We get astride and find out what it’s all about. The Bajaj Pulsar 150 was one of the first motorcycles to really kick off the performance 150cc segment in India. Powerful, muscular ... Read More »

TV Review: ‘Carpool Karaoke’ on Apple Music

The viral “Late Late Show” segment struggles to find a voice on Apple Music If you’ve been living outside the reach of viral videos for the past year (kudos), you may not be familiar with “Carpool Karaoke,” the wildly popular segment of “The Late Late Show with James Corden” where Corden drives around Los Angeles with celebrities, singing. It is that ... Read More »

Review: Triumph Thruxton R — Classic Full-Blooded British Cafe Racer

The new Bonneville range is the best selling series of motorcycles for the iconic British bike maker till date and it has created some niche models. One of these models is the Thruxton R, which, is among the best looking cafe racers around. We took the cafe racer from Triumph for a spin in the city and on the highway ... Read More »