long-term Reviews

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...

2014 Honda City long term review first review

2014 Honda City long term review first review

Honda’s popular new City has recently joined our test fleet; still it’s easy to see why this car is such ...

Skoda Octavia long term review final report

Skoda Octavia long term review final report

We bid farewell to one of our favourite longtermers after 16,500km                                                      

Ford EcoSport long term review second report

Ford EcoSport long term review second report

Nine months in, the Ford EcoSport continues to be a popular choice at the Autocar parking lot.                        

Datsun Go long term review second report

Datsun Go long term review second report

As an urban runabout, the peppy Go is easy to live with, its light clutch and steering being a boon in heavy city tra...

Nissan Micra long term review second report

Nissan Micra long term review second report

While it’s always been a good support car for our shoots, our Nissan also does a good job on the odd outstation...

Datsun Go long term review first report

Datsun Go long term review first report

The first car from Nissan’s resurrected brand Datsun, the unconventional low-cost hatch Go, has a formidable jo...

Volkswagen Vento TSI long term final report

Volkswagen Vento TSI long term final report

With a facelifted model already out, it's time to say goodbye to our old Vento TSI                                      

Hyundai Elite i20 long term review first report

Hyundai Elite i20 long term review first report

The new Hyundai Elite i20 has joined our fleet, and yes, it’s as elite as a hatch can get.                        

Nissan Micra long term review first report

Nissan Micra long term review first report

In its short time here, our Micra is proving to be quite the city slicker, and it isn’t bad on the highway eith...

Renault Duster long term review fifth report

Renault Duster long term review fifth report

Just what the doc ordered for pothole-ridden roads.                                                                    

Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI long term review final report

Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI long term review final report

We made the most of the May holiday season and the practical GL with frequent family weekend trips to Mahabaleshwar d...

Skoda Octavia long term review second report

Skoda Octavia long term review second report

We’ve been giving our 178bhp Skoda Octavia TSI all or nothing.                                                    

Volkswagen Vento TSI long term review first report

Volkswagen Vento TSI long term review first report

It’s been a while since the automatic Vento came into our fold, but it’s only recently that we really got...

Mahindra Verito long term third report

Mahindra Verito long term third report

Our most used car, the Mahindra Verito is still running like a breeze.                                                

Mercedes C 250 CDI long term final report

Mercedes C 250 CDI long term final report

We are going to miss the C-Class Teutonic feel and old-school charm.                                                  

Hyundai Grand i10 long term review second report

Hyundai Grand i10 long term review second report

Our long term Hyundai Grand i10 continues to find its fans at our office.                                              

Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI long term review first report

Mercedes-Benz GL 350 CDI long term review first report

A giant has joined our fleet and it's almost everything you expect of a big Merc.                                      

Skoda Octavia long term review first report

Skoda Octavia long term review first report

The Octavia is the latest addition to our long-term fleet. It has already racked up quite a few kilometres and, in th...

Ford EcoSport long term review first report

Ford EcoSport long term review first report

Our car of the year, the Ford EcoSport is fast reminding us of why we went nuts about it in the first place.