Category Archives: Auto

Jeep Compass Review & First Drive

Jeep Compass Overview Jeep India launched the Compass in 2017 and this SUV got an overwhelming response in the market, with the vehicle fetching really impressive sales. Customers loved the premium look and feel, the brand value of Jeep and of course the performance but there were 2 things that we really missed in this… Read More »

Renault Duster Hatchback First Drive & Gearbox

Renault Duster Overview The Renault Duster is an SUV offered by the French carmaker and comes in three diesel variants. The diesel engine is a 1.5 litre motor that is paired to a 5-speed manual transmission, a 6 speed manual gearbox and an AMT gearbox. In terms of safety, it comes with Anti lock Braking… Read More »

Fiat Linea Hatchback First Drive & Performance

Fiat Linea Overview The mid-size sedan segment in India has heated up tremendously over the last year. We’ve just witnessed Honda make a huge comeback with the all-new City, while Hyundai has refreshed the successful Verna – and it would be a difficult task for any manufacturer to compete with these two products. Fiat’s sales,… Read More »

Volkswagen Ameo Performance & Test Drive

Volkswagen Ameo Overview Volkswagen will launch a new compact sedan for the Indian market called the Ameo. This is tipped to be the next volumes spinner for the German car brand. The Ameo, which measures under 4-metres, is based on the Polo but borrows a few things from its full-fledged sedan sibling, the Vento, as… Read More »

Ford Ecosport Hatchback First Drive & Gearbox

Ford Ecosport Overview The EcoSport has been one of the highest selling Ford cars in India since its launch in 2014. It kick-started the sub-four metre compact SUV segment which has now turned out to be the highest growing segment in the Indian car market. The EcoSport now got a makeover as a part of… Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Engine & Transmission

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Overview Maruti first launched the Ertiga in India more than 4 years back and the MPV turned out to be an instant success since it offered excellent practicality at a price which screamed value-for-money. The Ertiga has been competing with quite a lot of rivals in the 7-seater space and it has… Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 Review & Performance

Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 Overview The current leader in car sales in India is the Maruti Suzuki Alto and fortunately for buyers, there isn’t just one engine on offer but a performance K10 option too. There was a time I really admired the Alto, I remember it being launched in India in 2000 but it… Read More »

Nissan Sunny Review & Test Drive

Nissan Sunny Overview Competition in the C-segment is as intense as ever. While most cars in this class were enjoying a small chunk of the large pie, Honda came and simply conquered the complete segment with their path breaking new City. Clearly, the City is the very best in this class and with the Japanese… Read More »

Honda Jazz Engine & Transmission

OVERVIEW ; Premium hatchbacks have defied the general consensus of bigger is better, a rare reality in the size conscious Indian car market. Honda was first to bring in a premium hatchback with the second gen Jazz last decade, the vehicle being the most expensive hatchback at that time. A facelift and a massive price… Read More »