Gavin D'Souza

Gavin D'Souza is the Assistant Editor of the Autocar India magazine.

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Recent articles by Gavin D'Souza

Tata Hexa vs Mahindra XUV500 comparison 

Tata Hexa vs Mahindra XUV500 comparison

The Tata and Mahindra turf war enters a new chapter and things are more upmarket than ever before. We line up the tough new Hexa alongside the XUV500.
3 days ago by Gavin D'Souza
SUV/Crossovers
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New Range Rover Velar to slot in between Evoque and Sport 

New Range Rover Velar to slot in between Evoque and Sport

Sporty five-seat luxury SUV to take on Porsche Macan and Jaguar F-Pace; the model will use the all-aluminium IQ platform as a base.
5 days ago by Gavin D'Souza
Premium luxury SUVs
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2017 Honda City facelift video review

The facelifted City, while mechanically unchanged, gets a few cosmetic tweaks and some new equipment. We find out what it's like.
Saturday 18 February 2017 by Gavin D'Souza
Mid-size Saloons
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2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country review, test drive 

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country review, test drive

We head to frigid north Sweden to sample Volvo’s rugged all-wheel drive estate that's headed to India later this year.
Monday 13 February 2017 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium Luxury Saloons
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Volvo V90 Cross Country to launch in India by mid-2017 

Volvo V90 Cross Country to launch in India by mid-2017

Rugged estate version of S90 sedan will come with added ground clearance and AWD.
Friday 10 February 2017 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium Luxury Saloons
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2017 Audi A3 Cabriolet facelift launched at Rs 47.98 lakh 

2017 Audi A3 Cabriolet facelift launched at Rs 47.98 lakh

Convertible A3 gets the A4’s 150hp 1.4-litre turbo-petrol motor instead of the old 1.8.
Wednesday 8 February 2017 by Gavin D'Souza
Luxury Saloons
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New Toyota Fortuner vs Ford Endeavour comparison 

New Toyota Fortuner vs Ford Endeavour comparison

Can the Ford Endeavour hold its own against the new Toyota Fortuner?
Wednesday 25 January 2017 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium SUVs
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2016 BMW 330i GT review, test drive 

2016 BMW 330i GT review, test drive

The revered ‘330i’ badge is back, but it now points to a very different engine, and is attached to a car you least expected.
Wednesday 4 January 2017 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium Luxury Saloons
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2017 Skoda Kodiaq review, test drive 

2017 Skoda Kodiaq review, test drive

SUVs are the order of the day, and with this premium, seven-seat flagship, the Czech brand is ready to make a big impact in India.
Sunday 4 December 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
SUV/Crossovers
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Maruti Baleno long term review, third report 

Maruti Baleno long term review, third report

Who needs diesel when you have a ridiculously frugal petrol engine in a super-light car?
Monday 17 October 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium hatchbacks
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Audi RS7 Sportback Performance video review

Remember when 500hp was the glorious high water-mark for performance cars? Well, that was the past and Audi is prepping us for the next generation
Friday 14 October 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Luxury sports cars
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Mercedes GLC300 vs Land Rover Discovery Sport petrol comparison 

Mercedes GLC300 vs Land Rover Discovery Sport petrol comparison

The GLC petrol finally has a rival in the Discovery Sport Si4. But which one's the better pick?
Friday 14 October 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Luxury SUVs
15
  
2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP580-2 India track drive 

2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP580-2 India track drive

Could the cheaper, less powerful Lamborghini Huracán LP580-2 really be the pick of the range?
Tuesday 11 October 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Super cars
9
  
Audi RS7 Sportback Performance review, test drive 

Audi RS7 Sportback Performance review, test drive

Remember when 500hp was the glorious high-water mark for performance cars? Well, that was the past, and Audi is prepping us for the next
Monday 10 October 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Luxury sports cars
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2016 Volkswagen Ameo diesel review, test drive 

2016 Volkswagen Ameo diesel review, test drive

As promised, VW’s made-for-India compact sedan now gets a diesel engine. And what a difference it has made.
Wednesday 5 October 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Entry level saloons
10
  
India-bound Skoda Kodiaq: 10 things to know 

India-bound Skoda Kodiaq: 10 things to know

Skoda's first seven-seat SUV breaks cover ahead of Paris debut. India launch in September 2017.
Thursday 1 September 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
SUV/Crossovers
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Jeep: A different kind of obstacle course 

Jeep: A different kind of obstacle course

Three years later than promised, the iconic American brand enters India with the wrong kind of bang. Makes you wonder, has FCA really got a plan
Thursday 1 September 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Other
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2016 BMW 520i review, test drive 

2016 BMW 520i review, test drive

BMW is reintroducing petrol engines to its core line-up, and following the 320i is a 5-series powered by the same motor – the 520i.
Friday 19 August 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium Luxury Saloons
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2016 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross video review

With the V-Cross, Isuzu has decided to offer a fun and purposeful proposition to tickle your adventure bone. We try to push it to its full potential.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
SUV/Crossovers
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BMW 7-series vs Jaguar XJ vs Mercedes-Benz S-class comparison 

BMW 7-series vs Jaguar XJ vs Mercedes-Benz S-class comparison

They're among the most high-end offerings from their respective makers. But which would a high-roller put money on?
Monday 15 August 2016 by Gavin D'Souza
Premium Luxury Saloons
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Issue: 211 | Autocar India: March 2017

Check out our exclusive drive of the new BMW 5-series in India, and in a Porsche special, the 718 Boxster. There's also a shootout between the new Hyundai Grand i10, Maruti Ignis and the Mahindra...
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