long-term Reviews

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?      

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, second report

Maruti Celerio diesel long term review, second report

Thanks to this frugal diesel Maruti, we saved a lot on fuel bills. All the more to spend on Diwali shopping.          

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.