Autocar Magazine Back Issues

 Autocar India: March 2016

Issue: 199 - Autocar India: March 2016

We start this issue with a detailed look at all the action from the 2016 Auto Expo, starting with a detailed first drive of BMW’s new, more SUV-like X1 crossover. We’ve also got first looks at Maruti’s Ford EcoSport rival, the Vitara Brezza, and Volkswagen’s made-for-India Ameo compact sedan. We’ve also driven the Bentley Bentayga and pit Jaguar’s XE against the Mercedes C-class. We even ...

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Issue: 199

Autocar India: March 2016

 Autocar India: February 2016

Issue: 198 - Autocar India: February 2016

In our December issue, we had an in-depth preview of the all-new Toyota Innova. This month, we bring you an exclusive drive of this bigger and bolder MPV. From people movers onto the big, butch players. Ford's new and enormous Endeavour is put through its paces in a rigorous Autocar road test and that's not all; we also line it up against the new Chevy Trailblazer, the Toyota Fortuner and ...

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Issue: 198

Autocar India: February 2016

 Autocar India: January 2016

Issue: 197 - Autocar India: January 2016

We’re kicking off the new year with an exclusive India drive of the new Ford Endeavour – it’s big, tough, and packed full of technology. Mahindra will soon launch the KUV100, a compact crossover, and we’ve gotten under its radically sculpted skin for a first look. Check out the new Volvo S90 that will take on the E-class, 5-series and A6 in 2016, and also Tata’s new Zica hatchback taking on ...

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Issue: 197

Autocar India: January 2016

Autocar India: December 2015

Issue: 196 - Autocar India: December 2015

Toyota’s immensely popular MPV, the Innova, has grown bigger, better and more powerful for its second generation, and we tell you all about it. For performance car lovers, there’s the Mercedes-AMG GT S, Ford Mustang, Audi S5 and Abarth-powered Avventura, and as a special treat, we lined up all ten AMG models sold in India on a runway and let them loose. Also inside is a first drive of the ...

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Issue: 196

Autocar India: December 2015

Autocar India: November 2015

Issue: 195 - Autocar India: November 2015

In our November 2015 issue, we bring to you a list of over 65 cars that will be hitting our roads in 2016, so make sure you check it out before buying your next car. We also have comparison tests aplenty – Maruti’s new Baleno premium hatchback takes on the Hyundai i20, the Renault Kwid faces off against the Alto 800 and Eon, and the new Figo hatchback dukes it out with the Grand i10 and ...

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Issue: 195

Autocar India: November 2015

Autocar India: October 2015

Issue: 194 - Autocar India: October 2015

We've got a huge collection of stories in our October 2015 issue, starting with a drive of the latest generation of, arguably the most popular full-fat luxury SUV, the Audi Q7. Then there’s the Kwid, Renault’s newest butch-looking take on an entry-level hatchback, and the Mahindra TUV300 – a rugged, compact SUV to take on the EcoSport. Plus, all the buzz from the Frankfurt Motor Show, new ...

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Issue: 194

Autocar India: October 2015

Autocar India: September 2015

Issue: 193 - Autocar India: September 2015

Autocar India has turned 16, and we’ve gone all out to bring you an unmatched collection of exclusive stories, fun features and numerous tests and comparisons. It wouldn’t be Autocar without the latest news and a few scoops thrown in too, right? We’ve got some sedans, hatches, supercars and even a jet plane, but if there’s a running theme throughout this issue, it is SUVs – every shape, ...

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Issue: 193

Autocar India: September 2015

Autocar India: August 2015

Issue: 192 - Autocar India: August 2015

SUVs – it’s no secret that Indians just love them. So it’s no surprise that following the monsoon, it’s soon going to start raining SUVs. The first is, of course, the recently launched Hyundai Creta which we’ve driven, and then there’s the soon-to-be-launched Maruti S-Cross that we’ve driven too. We’ve got a first look at the brand new Toyota Fortuner that’s sure to excite many, details on ...

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Issue: 192

Autocar India: August 2015

Autocar India: July 2015

Issue: 191 - Autocar India: July 2015

The monsoons are here with a bang, but the downpour hasn’t stopped us from getting to you the best automotive news, reviews and features for the month. We’ve put together an exhaustive list of great used cars that you can buy for half their original price. We’ve driven the brand new Honda Jazz and the Audi Q3 facelift, and also put the Celerio diesel to the test. We’ve also driven a pair of ...

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Issue: 191

Autocar India: July 2015

Autocar India: June 2015

Issue: 190 - Autocar India: June 2015

This month, Renault makes a powerful statement with the unveil of its new global city car – the rugged looking Kwid. There are a lot of updates and facelifts that we’ve sampled too – the Mahindra XUV500, Hyundai Elantra, Tata Safari Storme, Audi RS7, Range Rover Evoque and Jaguar XJ too. One of the most significant was the Tata Nano with an AMT gearbox, and rather than just drive it, we’ve ...

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Issue: 190

Autocar India: June 2015

Autocar India: May 2015

Issue: 189 - Autocar India: May 2015

Summer is here and temperatures are beginning to soar, but that hasn’t stopped us from going out and getting behind the wheel of the latest cars to bring you this May issue of Autocar India. A number of new SUVs are headed to our roads, and we’ve detailed them all out for you in one huge list. Plus, we show you how eco-friendly motoring can be fun, and also give you some helpful tips with ...

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Issue: 189

Autocar India: May 2015

Autocar India – April 2015

Issue: 188 - Autocar India – April 2015

Chevrolet will finally be bringing its gargantuan Trailblazer SUV to India, but is it a little too late? We’ve driven the car this month to tell you if it’ll be giving Toyota any sleepless nights. Speaking of which, we’ve also got a detailed preview of the next-gen Innova and Fortuner that are due next year, and while on the subject of big people-movers, Tata revealed its new crossover ...

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Issue: 188

Autocar India – April 2015

Autocar India: March 2015

Issue: 187 - Autocar India: March 2015

Renault tasted great success with the Duster, and now the French carmaker is ready with a new model that could very well replicate that success. We drive the Renault Lodgy to find out if it has all the elements to succeed in the burgeoning MPV segment. Also in this March issue, we’ve driven the Land Rover Discovery Sport, as have we Jaguar’s entry level XE sedan. We also pit the new ...

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Issue: 187

Autocar India: March 2015

Autocar India: February 2015

Issue: 186 - Autocar India: February 2015

There is a lot going on behind the scenes at Tata Motors, and the recently launched Zest and Bolt are just the tip of the iceberg. We take a peek into the future and bring you Tata’s new model plan for the next five years. We’ve also driven Mercedes’ most affordable sedan, the svelte CLA-class, two new luxury cars from Audi and a couple of really big bikes from Harley and Triumph. We’ve put ...

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Issue: 186

Autocar India: February 2015

Autocar India: January 2015

Issue: 185 - Autocar India: January 2015

It’s the very first issue of 2015 and there’s tonnes of stuff that we’ve got our hands on to keep the petrolhead in you happy. The Honda Accord is due to make a comeback in India, and we’ve driven it to see if it’s good enough for our highly evolved premium executive segment. We’ve also been able to drive a sportscar from Mercedes and Tata’s newest hatchback. And for you two-wheeler junkies, ...

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Issue: 185

Autocar India: January 2015

Autocar India: December 2014

Issue: 184 - Autocar India: December 2014

India’s first real sportscar is almost here, and we’ve got an early drive of it. We’re talking, of course, about the DC Avanti, and it’s more than just a pretty face. We’ve also got a bunch of luxury cars from Mercedes, BMW, Jaguar and Porsche, a full road test of the new Mini Cooper, and a very exciting scoop from Maruti. Check it all out in this month’s issue: DC Avanti: You might now ...

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Issue: 184

Autocar India: December 2014

AUTOCAR INDIA – NOVEMBER 2014

Issue: 183 - AUTOCAR INDIA – NOVEMBER 2014

New versions of old cars seems to be the underlying theme of the November 2014 issue of Autocar India, starting with Honda’s new Jazz, which is launching next year, and which we’ve driven this month. We’ve also sampled the latest versions of the Maruti Alto K10, the Fiat 500, the VW Passat, the Mini Cooper S, the VW Vento and the Skoda Rapid. It’s not all old dogs with new tricks however, as ...

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Issue: 183

AUTOCAR INDIA – NOVEMBER 2014

October 2014

Issue: 182 - October 2014

The Indian auto industry has all but pulled itself out of the slump that it was in two years ago, and what better proof of that than the massive number of new launches we’ve had recently. And it’s only going to get better over the next year, so this month we’ve brought you our annual list of all the exciting new cars that will go on sale soon. With 50 cars in total, there’s something in ...

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Issue: 182

October 2014

September 2014

Issue: 181 - September 2014

It’s time once again for Autocar India’s September issue – our annual celebration of all the things that we love doing, but more of it, and packed tighter than usual into a mammoth 450-plus pages. We’ve turned 15 this year, and you can bet this is our biggest celebration yet. Of course there are exclusives, lots of new cars tested and compared head to head, all the news you haven’t yet heard ...

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Issue: 181

September 2014

August 2014

Issue: 180 - August 2014

If the monsoon deluge hasn’t been enough, it’s also raining new cars this month. Porsche has finally brought its hotly anticipated second SUV, the Macan, to India and we’re the first to test it on Indian roads. That’s followed by the Fiat Punto Evo, Volkswagen Polo facelift, Tata Zest, Honda Mobilio and so many more. You won’t want to put this one down. Porsche Macan – Porsche seems to ...

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Issue: 180

August 2014