long-term Reviews

2013 Mahindra Verito long-term review, fifth report

2013 Mahindra Verito long-term review, fifth report

The oldest long-termer in our fleet chugs along but is now showing signs of wear and tear.                            

2015 Maruti Celerio diesel long-term review, final report

2015 Maruti Celerio diesel long-term review, final report

The dependable diesel Maruti became the fuel economy champion during its stay with us.                                

2016 Renault Kwid long-term review, second report

2016 Renault Kwid long-term review, second report

Eight months and 4,500km later, we got to know the Renault Kwid a little better.                                        

2016 Hyundai Creta long term review, second report

2016 Hyundai Creta long term review, second report

This most in-demand workhorse of our long-term fleet has been munching miles at a superfast rate.                      

Maruti Ciaz long term review, final report

Maruti Ciaz long term review, final report

The Ciaz sedan leaves us impressed with its practicality and ease of use in the city.                                  

Tata Tiago long petrol term review, first report

Tata Tiago long petrol term review, first report

One of the most recent additions to our long-term fleet, the Tiago, sets a great first impression.                      

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, third report

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, third report

Who needs diesel when you have a ridiculously frugal petrol engine in a super-light car?                              

Tata Nano AMT long term review, final report

Tata Nano AMT long term review, final report

Six months and 9,000km later, the latest version of the compact and practical Nano has proved itself to be the best y...

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, fourth report

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, fourth report

The frugal diesel hatchback excels in the city, but how does it cope with a 600km trip during monsoon season?        

Maruti S-cross long term review, third report

Maruti S-cross long term review, third report

A year since we’ve had the S-cross, and it’s still a favourite of anyone heading out of town.              

2016 Honda Jazz petrol long term review, first report

2016 Honda Jazz petrol long term review, first report

Honda’s new Jazz joins our long-term fleet. Will it make as lasting an impression as the previous-gen car?      

Renault Lodgy long term review, third report

Renault Lodgy long term review, third report

Several months in, the Lodgy continues to be a most reliable workhorse, always getting the job done.                    

Mercedes CLS 250 CDI long term review, final report

Mercedes CLS 250 CDI long term review, final report

Our time with the Merc showed us that the car’s stunning looks and classy details stand out above all else.      

Tata Nano AMT long term review, second report

Tata Nano AMT long term review, second report

The Nano AMT, despite some compromises, is one of the best ways to get around in the perennially crowded urban jungle.

Maruti Vitara Brezza long term review, first report

Maruti Vitara Brezza long term review, first report

The Brezza is India’s most popular SUV, but I couldn’t seem to warm up to it. Living with it for a long s...

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, second report

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, second report

A couple of months in our long-term fleet and this new Maruti hatchback proves a popular pick among our staffers.      

Volkswagen Jetta TSI long term review final report

Volkswagen Jetta TSI long term review final report

10,922km and 7 months later, we bid adieu to our long-term Jetta 1.4 TSI.                                              

Renault Kwid long term review, first report

Renault Kwid long term review, first report

Now part of our long-term fleet, the Kwid is punching above its weight on Mumbai roads.                                

Maruti S-Cross long term review, second report

Maruti S-Cross long term review, second report

Our S-cross heads to Goa for a week-long family holiday.                                                                

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, third report

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, third report

The Celerio diesel has become our favourite option for frugal long-distance travel.