Last year, Volkswagen did in India what it’s never done anywhere else in the world – built a sub-4 meter compact sedan. Why? Because compact sedans bring huge numbers. Volkswagen’s gamble paid off, and the Ameo is now the German automaker’s best selling car. While we drove the petrol Ameo sometime back (Link), we’ve now […]

The Hexa is finally here, and it’s Tata’s biggest launch for 2017. The crossover’s been priced stunningly at 11.99 lakhs, under-cutting both the Toyota Innova Crysta (14.13 lakhs) and the Mahindra XUV500 (12.47 lakhs). The body-on-ladder crossover offers 7 seats, high ground clearance, massive street presence, loads of features and a powerful turbo diesel engine. […]

The Indian consumer is very picky when it comes to cars. While the market has just started to grow in the country, favorites have already been established and some very good cars have lost out due to this, for no reason of their own. Here are 10 cars that aren’t really topping the sales charts, […]

Tata Nano AMT Cheap and cheerful automatic The Nano is a car that was introduced to change the way the country travelled. Sadly, the car didn’t live up to the hype created and the car eventually stopped selling as much as the company would have hoped. While the Nano is one of the cheapest cars […]

Simply put, lateral upgrade means sell used and buy used. In other words, lateral upgrading involves selling your current car and buying a used car from a few segments higher, for a small extra charge. Let’s look at some lateral upgrades with examples. Assume you own a 5 year old Maruti Swift ZXI Petrol with […]

The festive season is coming and car manufacturers are lining up a bevy of new launches. Since it is an auspicious time, a lot of new car purchases take place during this period. Here are 20 new cars heading our way in the next 3 months. Honda Brio facelift Price: Rs 4.5 lakhs onwards / […]

Nissan Terrano AMT Price: Rs 13.50 lakhs onwards / Expected: October The Terrano is a rebadged Duster. To make the vehicle look more like Nissan’s global SUV, they have redesigned the front and rear end to make it look more premium. Like the Duster, the Terrano will soon come get an AMT. This will be […]

Royal Enfield has been the oldest motorcycling company in India. The old thumpers have a charm of their own. The leaky engines, the heavy bass of the exhaust and the shiny metal make it a style quotient. But over the age, the Enfields have taken different shapes and forms. Now there are different kinds of […]

Today was one of those days when someone makes you turn back for a hundred times after the parting words. Every turn is with a descending smile and ascending thoughts in the headquarter of your nervous system. It has been several hundred complete moon cycles since I have had this feeling and now, the blood […]

Market success is of course an important way to know if a car is worthy of its price and position or not. And one way to make it a hit is by creating a lot of hype around it: through advertisements, early drive reviews, etc. But sometimes it so happens that even the hyped cars […]