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2017 Audi Q3 facelift video review

The 2017 Q3 gets a new petrol engine while the diesel engine gets more power. Here is our video review.
Thursday 1 June 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Luxury SUVs
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2017 Volvo XC60 review, test drive 

2017 Volvo XC60 review, test drive

Attractive and tech-laden, the new Volvo XC60 is a genuine challenger for the mid-size luxury SUV title.
Tuesday 30 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Premium luxury SUVs
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2017 Ford Figo Aspire long term review, first report 

2017 Ford Figo Aspire long term review, first report

How is the practical Ford Figo Aspire to live with? The one in our fleet helps us figure it out.
Monday 29 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Entry level saloons
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2017 Toyota Innova Touring Sport: a close look 

2017 Toyota Innova Touring Sport: a close look

Toyota has added to the Innova line-up with a new Touring Sport variant.
Wednesday 24 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
MPV/MUVs
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2017 Lexus RX450h, LX450d video review

Lexus' India line-up includes two distinctly different SUVs. We tell you what makes the RX450h and LX450d special.
Monday 15 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
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2017 Lexus ES300h video review

Japanese luxury carmaker Lexus is finally in India and the smart ES300h sedan is the entry point to its range. We tell you what it’s like.
Monday 15 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Luxury Saloons
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Honda WR-V vs Hyundai i20 Active vs Maruti Vitara Brezza comparison 

Honda WR-V vs Hyundai i20 Active vs Maruti Vitara Brezza comparison

With some help from the i20 Active and the Vitara Brezza, we try to figure out where exactly the WR-V sits in the cross-hatch and compact SUV scale.
Wednesday 10 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Budget SUVs
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2017 Lexus ES300h review, test drive 

2017 Lexus ES300h review, test drive

Always fancied a Lexus sedan? The likeable ES 300h could be the car you’ve been waiting for.
Tuesday 9 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Premium Luxury Saloons
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2017 Audi Q3 facelift review, test drive 

2017 Audi Q3 facelift review, test drive

The likeable Audi Q3 gets yet another update and for the first time it’s available with a 1.4-litre petrol engine too. Here’s what
Friday 5 May 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Luxury SUVs
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2017 Jaguar F-Pace 20d review, test drive 

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 20d review, test drive

The Jaguar F-Pace 30d is really expensive. Is the smaller-hearted but more affordable 20d a good enough compromise?
Friday 28 April 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Luxury SUVs
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2017 Ford Figo Sports Edition video review

The Figo Sports Edition gets a few cosmetic tweaks and a reworked suspension to make it more exciting.
Friday 21 April 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Entry level saloons
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2017 Toyota Prius video review

The world's most famous hybrid is back in India in a new and more exciting avatar.
Tuesday 18 April 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Import hatchbacks
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2017 Toyota Prius India review, test drive 

2017 Toyota Prius India review, test drive

The world’s most famous hybrid makes a comeback to India. And there’s a lot to talk about.
Monday 3 April 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Import hatchbacks
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2017 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster review, test drive 

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster review, test drive

All that’s good about the AMG GT with the option to lower the roof. What’s not to like?
Friday 31 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Luxury sports cars
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2017 Porsche 718 Boxster review, test drive 

2017 Porsche 718 Boxster review, test drive

It’s got a small, 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine alright, but don’t jump to conclusions about the Porsche 718 Boxster’s abilities.
Friday 31 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Luxury sports cars
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Mercedes-AMG E43 4Matic to launch in India in 2018 

Mercedes-AMG E43 4Matic to launch in India in 2018

Sporty AMG E43 is powered by a 401hp, 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6 petrol engine. It will be available only in regular wheelbase.
Saturday 25 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Premium Luxury Saloons
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2017 Tata Tigor review, test drive 

2017 Tata Tigor review, test drive

With an emphasis on style, the new Tata Tigor is a refreshingly different take on the compact sedan.
Sunday 19 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Entry level saloons
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Maruti Ignis vs Grand i10 vs KUV 100 diesel comparison 

Maruti Ignis vs Grand i10 vs KUV 100 diesel comparison

Maruti's hatchback for millennials, the Ignis, takes on Mahindra's young KUV100 and Hyundai's Grand i10 that looks youthful thanks to an update.
Wednesday 15 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Budget hatchbacks
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Range Rover Velar walkaround video

Nikhil Bhatia takes a look at the Range Rover Velar showcased at the Geneva Motor Show 2017.
Wednesday 8 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Premium luxury SUVs
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New Volvo XC60 SUV walkaround video

Second-gen XC60 will come to India later this year. Here's a close look.
Wednesday 8 March 2017 by Nikhil Bhatia
Premium luxury SUVs
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Issue: 215 | Autocar India: July 2017

We’ve exclusively driven the third-gen Maruti Swift, compared the Dzire with all its compact sedan rivals, and tested the all-new Volvo XC60. That and lots more in the July 2017 issue!
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