long-term Reviews

Tata Zest AMT long term review, first report

Tata Zest AMT long term review, first report

The diesel Zest with an AMT gearbox is the latest addition to our longterm fleet.                                      

Hyundai i20 long term review final report

Hyundai i20 long term review final report

After clocking over 21,000km as part of the Autocar longterm fleet, it’s time for Hyundai’s premium hatch...

Datsun Go long term review, third report

Datsun Go long term review, third report

6,200km report; Although not relied on for long drives, still good for daily urban use.                              

Renault Lodgy long term review, first report

Renault Lodgy long term review, first report

It’s spacious, practical and frugal, so of course the Lodgy has become an Autocar favourite after just a few we...

Mercedes-Benz C 220 CDI long term review, second report

Mercedes-Benz C 220 CDI long term review, second report

18,900km report; the C-class has been racking on the miles steadily.                                                    

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, first report

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, first report

It may not be the most exciting, but this Maruti is a practical and frugal urban runabout.                              

Tata Zest long term review, final report

Tata Zest long term review, final report

By the end of its brief stint in our fleet, this Tata impressed us quietly.                                          

Maruti Ciaz long term review, second report

Maruti Ciaz long term review, second report

Our longtermer handles the concrete jungle with aplomb.                                                                

Hyundai i20 long term review, second report

Hyundai i20 long term review, second report

Nine months after it joined our fleet, the i20 continues to be one of our favourite city commuters.                    

Volkswagen Vento long term review final report

Volkswagen Vento long term review final report

It’s tough to bid adieu to such an efficient and economical automatic longtermer.                                

2013 Mahindra Verito long term review, fourth report

2013 Mahindra Verito long term review, fourth report

63,000km report: It has been part of our fleet for a while now and is still going strong.                              

2015 Mercedes-Benz C 220 CDI long term review first report

2015 Mercedes-Benz C 220 CDI long term review first report

A brand-new three-pointed star has joined the fleet and we are already impressed with its breadth of abilities.        

Hyundai Xcent long term review final report

Hyundai Xcent long term review final report

Hyundai’s impressive compact sedan proved to be surprisingly good and a great car to live with.                  

Nissan Micra long term review third report

Nissan Micra long term review third report

15,025km report: The Micra continues to be one of the favourite long termers in our fleet.                              

Maruti Ciaz long term review first report

Maruti Ciaz long term review first report

Maruti’s new sedan is not the most exciting. But it’s one we’ve warmed up to driving in the city.    

Datsun Go long term review third report

Datsun Go long term review third report

Fun to punt around the city, but a slight accident brought into focus the Go’s flimsy build.                      

Tata Zest long term review first report

Tata Zest long term review first report

Tata’s new sedan finds a spot in our fleet. And it’s off to a nice start.                                  

Volkswagen Vento TDI DSG long term review first report

Volkswagen Vento TDI DSG long term review first report

The sensible VW Vento gets a warm welcome to our longterm fleet.                                                      

Ford EcoSport long term review final report

Ford EcoSport long term review final report

India’s first compact SUV lives up to its billing as our Car of the Year. But there are things we’d change.

Hyundai Xcent long term review first report

Hyundai Xcent long term review first report

Hyundai’s first compact sedan for India finds place in our parking lot. And it’s proving to be quite popu...