long-term Reviews

2018 Renault Captur long term review, first report          

2018 Renault Captur long term review, first report          

Will the Captur continue to impress as we pile on the miles, or will its many quirks get the better of it? We give it...

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2017 Maruti Ignis long term review, second report

2017 Maruti Ignis long term review, second report

This little car manages to put our reservations to rest.                                                                

2017 Honda BR-V long term review, final report

2017 Honda BR-V long term review, final report

The easy-to-drive and practical Honda emerges a better family car than an SUV.                                        

Fiat Abarth Punto long term review, third report

Fiat Abarth Punto long term review, third report

Our long-term Abarth has been tweaked and it gets even more power; it’s a proper hot hatch now.                  

2016 Maruti Vitara Brezza long term review, final report

2016 Maruti Vitara Brezza long term review, final report

Our long-termer took on every job with gusto and looked good doing so.                                                

2018 Jeep Compass long term review, first report

2018 Jeep Compass long term review, first report

Autocar’s Car of the Year joins the fleet; will familiarity lessen or broaden its appeal?                        

2017 Hyundai Tucson long term review, third report

2017 Hyundai Tucson long term review, third report

Tucson continues to be our favourite pick, so much so that it was part of a wedding party.                              

2017 Renault Kwid long term review, third report

2017 Renault Kwid long term review, third report

It’s an efficient and practical city commuter, but some flaws have begun to surface.                            

Mercedes-Benz E-class long term review, final report

Mercedes-Benz E-class long term review, final report

Refined and utterly effortless to drive it may be, but when you live with the E-class, it’s the back-seat exper...

2017 Tata Hexa long term review, third report

2017 Tata Hexa long term review, third report

The mighty Hexa takes on a demanding task, covering 35km of the chaotic roads of Mumbai, daily.                        

2017 Tata Tigor long term review, second report

2017 Tata Tigor long term review, second report

Does our long-termer have what it takes to be a photographer’s aide?                                              

2017 Maruti Dzire long term review, second report

2017 Maruti Dzire long term review, second report

An overly sensitive car alarm makes for a less-than-fun morning ritual.                                                

2017 Renault Lodgy Stepway long term review, first report

2017 Renault Lodgy Stepway long term review, first report

A biker trades in his steed for the Lodgy. But did he make the right call?                                              

Fiat Abarth Punto long term review, second report

Fiat Abarth Punto long term review, second report

We start our ‘home improvement’ project by upgrading to stiffer shocks; and boy does it make a difference.

2017 Mercedes E 350d long term review, second report

2017 Mercedes E 350d long term review, second report

The E 350d is seen in a new light as I make the shift from being passenger to driver.                                  

2017 Tata Hexa long term review, second report

2017 Tata Hexa long term review, second report

Our monsoon-ravaged roads are a nightmare, but the Hexa has been steamrolling just about everything.                  

2017 Renault Kwid long term review, second report

2017 Renault Kwid long term review, second report

Moving to the lightweight class doesn’t feel like a demotion: the Kwid makes for some very easy driving.          

2017 Hyundai Tucson long term review, second report

2017 Hyundai Tucson long term review, second report

Designed to munch miles? That’s exactly what our Hyundai Tucson’s been doing.                              

2017 Tata Tigor long term review, first report

2017 Tata Tigor long term review, first report

Spacious, practical and quite obviously gorgeous, the Tigor has enough to make you sit up and take notice.              

2017 Mercedes E 350d long term review, first report

2017 Mercedes E 350d long term review, first report

The long-wheelbase Mercedes E-class comes with a focus on the back seat. That’s exactly where I spend most of m...