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Test Drive - Fiat Linea - Day 2 - Cabin and Comfort

Test Drive - Fiat Linea - Day 2 - Cabin and Comfort

Today is our second day with the Linea and we are going to focus on provisions on board. The seats are beige, they do tend to get soiled, if you a whiner. To us, beige connotes class. The..

Test Drive - Ford Ikon TDCi initial impressions

Test Drive - Ford Ikon TDCi initial impressions

The Ikon was Ford's premium offering many years back, preferred by the rich and the elite, it was the car to be seen in and sold in large numbers. Since the introduction of the Fiesta, that has change..

Test Drive - Mahindra Xylo E6 Part 2/2

Test Drive - Mahindra Xylo E6 Part 2/2

you can catch Mahindra Xylo E6 Part 1 in case you have missed it Interiors Contd - Every A.C vent has individual open/close provision, which is a very novel idea. Climate control could have..

Test Drive - Mercedes Benz C230 Avantgarde

Test Drive - Mercedes Benz C230 Avantgarde

The coveted three-pointed-star is the best indicator of one's prosperity. If the S-Class is Emperor and the E-Class is King, the C Class can only be and always will be the Crown Prince. In this..

Test Drive - Mahindra Xylo E6 Part 1/2

Test Drive - Mahindra Xylo E6 Part 1/2

When I had gone to pick up the Mahindra Xylo from the parking lot, I wasn't that excited, had not seen the Xylo in depth like Shrawan did during the launch, all I got were glimpses of it on the..

Test Drive - Mercedes E280 CDI Part 3/3

Test Drive - Mercedes E280 CDI Part 3/3

In the last part we discuss on its engine, gearbox, ride among the other things. We also list out the things that the new E-Class hopefully leaves behind. If you have not read the earlier parts,..

Deluxe Duel - Volkswagen Jetta vs Skoda Laura

Deluxe Duel - Volkswagen Jetta vs Skoda Laura

We have tried and answered questions that magazines and blogs could not have even thought of. Though readers might term this comparison useless and pointless, for someone really confused as to which..

Test Drive - Toyota Land Cruiser part 1

Test Drive - Toyota Land Cruiser part 1

Full marks to - Siddhant Ahuja, Shakti, akash, The Automotive India,  Adithya Arikere, Deepak Sasi You all got it right! It is the Toyota Land Cruiser! @niel - we will be driving the Fortuner..

Test Drive - First impressions of the Mahindra Xylo E6

Test Drive - First impressions of the Mahindra Xylo E6

OK, so what do we have here? This doesn't seem like a Mahindra from any angle. Preceding to the launch, If its badges were pulled off, nobody other than any of the Mahindra engineers would have..

Test Drive - Mercedes E280 CDI Part 2/3

Test Drive - Mercedes E280 CDI Part 2/3

Note- We decided to make this a 3 part review since we can't stop going on and on with this car. If you have missed the first part, you can catch up with it here Interiors - If you can't afford..

Test Drive - Mercedes E280 CDI Part 1/2

Test Drive - Mercedes E280 CDI Part 1/2

The more important regions of the world in Mercedes' view have already received the new E-Class. India is yet to register it and we are informed it will arrive here in the next few months. But..

Test Drive - BMW X3 2.0d

Test Drive - BMW X3 2.0d

Now, once that we are through the prism of the recession, lifestyle choices that once seemed so vital now really don't seem to be that crucial and this message has been picked up correctly by a lot..

Test Drive - Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI part 2

Test Drive - Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI part 2

If you have not read Part 1, click here to read it. Interior - Gadgets - The Skoda Superb is laden with an annoying number of driver and occupant assist gadgets, EPS, Parking Assist,..

Test Drive - Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI part 1

Test Drive - Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI part 1

These fellows could victoriously sell two generations of the Octavia side by side in India, but on a segment higher, the level of competition is completely different and needs a different approach...

Test Drive - Mercedes Benz ML 320 CDI

Test Drive - Mercedes Benz ML 320 CDI

Well to start with I got a brand new Mercedes Benz ML 320 CDI sent to me by Mercedes Benz for Indian Autos Blog, and it was at my disposal for the next two days, during which I had planned an on and..