long-term Reviews

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.                                    

Mercedes CLS 250 CDI long term review, first report

Mercedes CLS 250 CDI long term review, first report

Mercedes’ four-door coupé is now the longest car in our long-term fleet.                                    

Nissan Micra long term review, final report

Nissan Micra long term review, final report

The dependable hatchback spent almost a year with us and has left us impressed with its breadth of abilities.          

Tata Zest AMT long term review, second report

Tata Zest AMT long term review, second report

Tata’s smart compact sedan steadily piles on the kilometres.                                                      

Tata Nano AMT long term review, first report

Tata Nano AMT long term review, first report

The GenX Nano comes loaded with features and retains its effortless driving experience across the city in its first m...

Renault Lodgy long term review, second report

Renault Lodgy long term review, second report

This long-termer gets our seal of approval for the space and ride quality it offers.                                    

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, first report

2015 Maruti Baleno long term review, first report

Maruti’s big hatchback ticks all the right boxes for a good city car. But, how good is it to live with on a day...

Datsun Go long term review, final report

Datsun Go long term review, final report

Peppy and city-friendly as it was, our long-term Datsun Go didn’t leave a lasting impression.                  

Maruti Ciaz long term review, third report

Maruti Ciaz long term review, third report

Our long-term Ciaz petrol impresses with its abilities as a city runabout.                                            

Maruti S-Cross long term review, first report

Maruti S-Cross long term review, first report

Maruti’s S-Cross may not have received the attention that some of its rivals did, but underneath it all, this i...

Hyundai Creta long term review, first report

Hyundai Creta long term review, first report

The high-in-demand Creta has been handling some heavy tasks in its very first month.                                  

Volkswagen Jetta long term review, first report

Volkswagen Jetta long term review, first report

VW’s Jetta reeks of old world charm, but what’s it like with just a 120bhp 1.4 engine under the hood?