long-term Reviews

2017 Maruti Ignis long term review, first report            

2017 Maruti Ignis long term review, first report            

The newest hatchback in our fleet is a bright young thing.                                                              

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2017 Tata Hexa automatic long term review, first report

2017 Tata Hexa automatic long term review, first report

The Hexa kicks off its innings with us doing what it’s meant to do – being a plush, family mover            

2016 Tata Tiago long term review, third report

2016 Tata Tiago long term review, third report

First impressions are said to matter the most. If so, then the Tiago and I are off to a good start.                    

2016 Fiat Abarth Punto long term review, first report

2016 Fiat Abarth Punto long term review, first report

In this first stint with our new hot hatch resident, sheer driving pleasure overcomes flaws.                        

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, final report

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, final report

The Baleno’s unassuming nature masks its brilliance, and that’s exactly what made it the perfect long-ter...

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.                        

2016 Hyundai Elantra petrol long term review, second report

2016 Hyundai Elantra petrol long term review, second report

It drives effortlessly and offers a real dash of luxury.                                                                

2017 Renault Kwid 1.0 long term review, first report

2017 Renault Kwid 1.0 long term review, first report

Another Kwid joins our fleet, but this time it’s the more powerful one.                                          

2016 Hyundai Tucson long term review, first report

2016 Hyundai Tucson long term review, first report

The soft-roader gets initiated into our fleet with two trips to Mahabaleshwar.                                          

2016 Renault Kwid long term review, final report

2016 Renault Kwid long term review, final report

The Kwid’s job here is done. We look at what impressed us and what didn’t.                                

Maruti Vitara Brezza long term review, second report

Maruti Vitara Brezza long term review, second report

Our Brezza gets a bells and whistles upgrade.                                                                          

2015 Renault Lodgy long-term review, final report

2015 Renault Lodgy long-term review, final report

The MPV spent a lot of time with us on the road and we aren’t thrilled to see it go.                              

2016 Hyundai Creta long-term review, final report

2016 Hyundai Creta long-term review, final report

The versatile Creta’s final report card is in, and it’s mostly As.                                          

2016 Tata Tiago petrol long-term review, second report

2016 Tata Tiago petrol long-term review, second report

A small glitch aside, Tata’s hatchback is still soldiering on.                                                    

2015 Tata Zest AMT long-term review, third report

2015 Tata Zest AMT long-term review, third report

Niggling problems aside, the Zest has been a solid workhorse on our intercity trips.                                    

2016 Maruti S-Cross long-term review, final report

2016 Maruti S-Cross long-term review, final report

The more we drove it, the more it endeared itself to us.                                                              

2016 Hyundai Elantra petrol long-term review, first report

2016 Hyundai Elantra petrol long-term review, first report

The new executive sedan has an easy-going character that’s best appreciated in the city.                      

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.