The March 2022 issue of Autocar India is headlined by our mega comparison test between six midsize SUVs. In this issue, you’ll also find reviews of the much-awaited Skoda Slavia, BMW X3 facelift, new Maruti Baleno, the updated Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 and the new Suzuki Avenis. There’s also a feature on Mumbai’s first night drag racing event. Apart from this, there's plenty of other news, reviews and features you’ll enjoy.
Here’s what you can expect from Autocar India’s March 2022 issue:
Petrol midsize SUV comparison
We pit the recently launched MG Astor against its petrol midsize SUV rivals, namely the Kia Seltos, Hyundai Creta, Nissan Kicks, Skoda Kushaq and VW Taigun. Read the Autocar March issue to find out which one of the six SUVs comes out on top.
Ola S1 Pro vs Ather 450X
Two of the most hyped electric scooters in the country go head to head in this comparison. The Ola S1 Pro and the Ather 450X – we tell you which one you should put your money on.
New Maruti Baleno
Though it may not seem so at first glance, the 2022 Baleno is an all-new model, which gets a new engine, revamped interior and more features. Find out what the new premium hatchback is like in this issue.
We get behind the wheel of Skoda’s much-anticipated Rapid replacement. Has Skoda upped the midsize sedan game with the new Slavia? The answer is in the March 2022 issue of Autocar India.
MG’s EV plans for India
MG is planning a mega EV assault in India from 2023 and is looking to launch the two-door E230 city EV here. Know more about MG’s India plans in this issue.
Lexus is contemplating introducing the UX compact luxury SUV in India, either as a strong hybrid or a full EV. We have a go in both versions and tell you what you can expect from it.
Jeep Compass Trailhawk facelift
The off-road focused Compass returns to India in its facelifted avatar. But is it really that much more different than the regular Compass 4x4? Find out in this issue.
Porsche Taycan vs sailboat
In this green race from Mumbai to Mandwa, we pit the new Porsche Taycan EV against the Beneteau Figaro 3 sailboat. It’s electric power vs wind power in this feature.
Bounce Infinity E1
Bounce’s Infinity E1 electric scooter comes with flexible ownership and charging options, including a battery swapping facility. Find out what it’s like to ride in Autocar’s March 2022 issue.
Yezdi range ridden
The legendary Yezdi brand has been resurrected and it’s now come out with three new motorcycles – the Scrambler, Roadster and Adventure. We take them all out for a spin and tell you if you should consider getting one.
The Scrambler Icon is the entry point to the world of Ducati motorcycles. But is it worthy of wearing that iconic badge, or is it just a budget buy-in into the brand? We answer this in our review.
We take a ride on Pune-based company Tork Motors’ promising Kratos R electric motorcycle. Read the full review in this issue to know what it’s like.