long-term Reviews

Jeep Compass Trailhawk long term review, final report

Jeep Compass Trailhawk long term review, final report      

The more off-road focused Compass Trailhawk works extremely well in all environments; partly why we will miss it so m...

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MG Hector long term review, first report

MG Hector long term review, first report

It clearly impresses with its size, features and sharp-cut design, but just how agreeable is the big Hector to live w...

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso long term review, second report

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso long term review, second report

The S-Presso now dons the role of a weekend car, due to the ‘new normal’.                                  

Hyundai Kona Electric long term review, third report

Hyundai Kona Electric long term review, third report

Driving around the city without a care for range has been hugely rewarding but we’ve also discovered some foibles.

Renault Triber long term review, third report

Renault Triber long term review, third report

With no people to move in lockdown, the Triber showed off its load-lugging skills.                                    

Hyundai Venue long term review, second report

Hyundai Venue long term review, second report

After an uneventful start to its time with us, the Venue has seen a lot of action of late.                              

2019 Ford EcoSport long term review, final report

2019 Ford EcoSport long term review, final report

Ford’s compact SUV slotted into our daily lives seamlessly and was a pleasure to drive.                          

Hyundai Aura long term review, second report

Hyundai Aura long term review, second report

Our 1.0 turbocharged Aura was run very little due to COVID-19, but we found out that it’s a great lockdown car.  

Jeep Compass Trailhawk long term review, third report

Jeep Compass Trailhawk long term review, third report

The partial lockdown meant a situation we didn’t think would ever happen.                                        

Hyundai Kona Electric long term review, second report

Hyundai Kona Electric long term review, second report

This practical EV doesn’t need to be charged frequently and has cured us of range anxiety.                        

Hyundai Aura long term review, first report

Hyundai Aura long term review, first report

An unexpectedly fun compact sedan joins the Autocar India fleet and takes one tester by surprise.                      

Renault Triber long term review, second report

Renault Triber long term review, second report

The Triber activates its full MPV mode by seating six and carrying around their luggage too.                            

Hyundai Venue long term review, first report

Hyundai Venue long term review, first report

Thanks to the lockdown, the Venue’s had an unusual start to its long-term tenure.                                

2019 Honda Civic long term review, third report

2019 Honda Civic long term review, third report

No bump too high and no rut too sharp on this drive.                                                                    

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift long term review, final report

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift long term review, final report

After a good year, through thick, thin and Mumbai monsoons, it’s time to say goodbye to the Ciaz.                

2019 Ford EcoSport long term review, third report

2019 Ford EcoSport long term review, third report

Still the compact SUV that delivers the biggest smile.                                                                  

Maruti Suzuki Wagon R long term review, final report

Maruti Suzuki Wagon R long term review, final report

It has only lived the city life, but a demanding one at that, and it’s come out shining.                          

Hyundai Creta 1.6 diesel long term review, final report

Hyundai Creta 1.6 diesel long term review, final report

It proved to be a great city car and a practical SUV for day-to-day use.                                                

Jeep Compass Trailhawk long term review, second report

Jeep Compass Trailhawk long term review, second report

A good companion for great drives on bad roads.                                                                        

Hyundai Kona Electric long term review, first report

Hyundai Kona Electric long term review, first report

It’s smooth and surprisingly fast, but what’s the Kona Electric like for everyday use? And should you wor...