Car Reviews

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 »

Jeep Compass Trailhawk First Drive: Trail Rated!

The Jeep Compass won the 2018 NDTV Car Of The Year for good reason. It is priced well, drives considerably nicer than almost everything else in its segment and is built well too. The Jeep Compass also throws in four-wheel-drive in the top spec models for those who want to do some light off roading or atleast have the option to do so. And ... Read More »

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Photo Gallery

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio News and Reviews Seductive looks, a snarling exhaust note, and sharp handling are essential to any Italian sports car, and the 10Best-winning Giulia Quadrifoglio has all three in spades. A Ferrari-derived 505-hp 2.9-liter twin-turbo V-6 drives the rear wheels; an eight-speed automatic is the only available transmission. Four selectable drive modes adjust suspension damping and throttle ... 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 »

The Quint’s Best Car Reviews of 2017

The 2018 Maserati Levante made light work of the sand dunes in Ras al-Khaimah.(Photo: Maserati/The Quint) The year 2017 has come to a close and it’s as good a time as any to look back at some of the cars we reviewed at The Quint this year. Every one of the reviews we did had something special to offer. Click ... Read More »

400 Deaths A Day On India’s Roads. So Just How Safe Is Your Car?

The non-profit Global NCAP has over the years given zero star rating to many small vehicles sold in India In India, more than 150,000 people are killed each year in traffic accidents. That’s about 400 fatalities a day and far higher than developed auto markets like the U.S., which in 2016 logged about 40,000. Now, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government ... Read More »

India-bound Jeep Renegade SUV: 5 things to know

Jeep is all set to expand its India line-up to five SUVs by 2020. Joining the existing range next will be the Renegade, currently the smallest SUV on Jeep’s global line-up. Neo-retro in terms of styling, the Renegade will slot in below the Compass. Here are five things you need to know about the Renegade: 1. It’s relatively compact: The ... Read More »

2018 Subaru Forester: A Serious and Efficient SUV

For years, Japanese automaker Subaru was seemingly led by engineers whose main focus was their vehicles’ mechanics and the durability of their flat-four cylinder engine. Far behind on the list of priorities came styling, driving pleasure and passenger comfort. Things have progressed over the years, slowly at first and then more quickly, to the point where the current lineup of ... Read More »