Tag Archives: Caught

Banned driver caught – taking new car for a spin

A former car salesman was caught flouting his driving ban – as he tested out a new vehicle before buying it. Shaun Cole lost his business and trader’s licence after receiving a 30 month ban in 2017 for failing to provide a breath specimen. But he was caught behind the wheel again on June 11 and said he was trying ... Read More »

OnePlus, Meizu Reportedly Caught Cheating on Benchmark Scores

In a new development, OnePlus and Meizu have reportedly both been found to be artificially boosting their benchmark scores to fool critics and users. The OnePlus 3T and Meizu Pro 6 Plus were found to have been tweaked to show slightly higher scores than they deserve. While OnePlus has acknowledged the issue and promised a fix, Meizu has refrained from ... Read More »

Volkswagen Tiguan Caught Testing In India Sans Camouflage

First showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo, the long-awaited Volkswagen Tiguan is all set to be launched in India next year. In fact, just a couple of months back Volkswagen imported the Tiguan SUV to India for testing and now the SUV has been spotted near Pune sans camouflage. The model coming to India might not be a direct rival ... Read More »

Jeep Compass Caught Testing In India; Launch In Mid-2017

The Jeep brand finally launched in India this year and we couldn’t be happier. It’s taken a long time to enter the market and when it did the prices at which the cars were launched were, to put it in simple terms, unexpected. But it was at the launch itself that the company promised that it would be bringing a ... Read More »

Xiaomi Says No Relationship With Company ‘Caught’ Selling Rebranded Mi Phones

  On Wednesday, reports emerged that Spanish phone brand Zetta has been selling rebranded Xiaomi phones under its own name, marketing the devices as “iPhone killers”. According to The Next Web, this came to light when a user tore down the phone – and discovered a sticker under the battery of the phone. Peeling the sticker off, the user discovered ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Caught Smoking on Home Security Camera

  The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been in the news for all the wrong reasons, and the company this week finally announced a halt to production and global sales of the smartphone due to safety concerns. Samsung further warned buyers to “power down and stop using the device (including replacements)” immediately, as they were fire hazards. However, not everyone ... Read More »

Mahindra Bolero Mini Caught Testing

The compact SUV space is getting more and more entrants by the month. It is now a perfectly level playing field and every single carmaker wants to grab a slice of this pie. Mahindra, too, realised this and responded by launching the NuvoSport, TUV300 and the KUV100. While none of these were runaway hits, Mahindra isn’t the one to lose ... Read More »

Spied: New Generation Audi R8 Spyder Caught Testing Sans Camouflage

With the coupe version making its debut last year, the new generation Audi R8 Spyder (Convertible) was in the pipeline for a some time now and was spotted on several occasions, albeit completely covered with camouflage. Making things interesting, car spotters in Namibia caught up with the new R8 Spyder while undergoing hot-weather tests with the test mule missing camouflage ... Read More »