long-term Reviews

2019 Maruti Suzuki Wagon R long term review, first report  

2019 Maruti Suzuki Wagon R long term review, first report  

The new Wagon R joins our fleet and promptly gets to a busy city life with our chief photographer.                      

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2019 Hyundai Creta long term review, first report

2019 Hyundai Creta long term review, first report

The SUV champ, the Hyundai Creta, joins our long-term fleet, but has been, so far, confined to the city streets.      

2019 Honda CR-V long term review, first report

2019 Honda CR-V long term review, first report

Honda’s flagship SUV enters our long-term fleet and immediately feels at home in the hustle and bustle of Mumba...

2019 Hyundai Santro long term review, second report

2019 Hyundai Santro long term review, second report

Our smallest long-termer has been doing a whole lot of miles.                                                        

2019 Ford EcoSport long term review, first report

2019 Ford EcoSport long term review, first report

Isn’t it something that a six-year-old model still elicits such an excited reception?                            

Toyota Yaris long term review, final report

Toyota Yaris long term review, final report

Our Yaris’ term is over. It’s had a busy tenure, even if the odo might not show it.                        

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift long term review, second report

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift long term review, second report

To celebrate our electrification special issue, we focus on the Ciaz’s mild-hybrid system in this report.        

2019 Hyundai Santro long term review, first report

2019 Hyundai Santro long term review, first report

We welcome our newest and smallest long-termer – the very striking Diana Green Hyundai Santro.                  

2019 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga long term review, first report

2019 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga long term review, first report

The Ertiga and its seven seats arrive just in time for a visit from my parents.                                        

2018 Volkswagen Passat long term review, second report

2018 Volkswagen Passat long term review, second report

It’s fast becoming a long-distance favourite in the office and has earned itself a nickname too.                  

2017 Hyundai Tucson long term review, final report

2017 Hyundai Tucson long term review, final report

The Tucson makes its way back after an adventure-filled two years with us.                                            

2018 Tata Tigor AMT long term review, final report

2018 Tata Tigor AMT long term review, final report

After more than 7,000km, we bid goodbye to the smallest sedan in our fleet.                                            

Audi S5 Sportback long term review

Audi S5 Sportback long term review

The Audi S5 Sportback joins us for a quick vacation to Goa.                                                            

Toyota Yaris long term review, first report

Toyota Yaris long term review, first report

Our long-termer gets a taste of the city and mountain life.                                                            

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift long term review, first report

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz facelift long term review, first report

Moving from a Maruti Dzire to a Maruti Ciaz sounds like the most straightforward case of upsizing; but is there more ...

2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift long term review, final report

2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift long term review, final report

The Swift already played the role of city commuter well but its practicality was put to the test in its final months ...

2017 Maruti Suzuki Ignis long term review, final report

2017 Maruti Suzuki Ignis long term review, final report

The funky hatchback may not have found mass acceptance but it sure found a fan in our lensman.                          

2017 Maruti Suzuki Dzire long term review, final report

2017 Maruti Suzuki Dzire long term review, final report

A solid 18 months later, one staffer is happy he stuck to his one-man, one-car philosophy.                              

2018 Volkswagen Passat long term review, first report

2018 Volkswagen Passat long term review, first report

Soon after it arrived in our fold, the Passat quickly established its long-distance credentials.                      

2018 Tata Tigor AMT long term review, second report

2018 Tata Tigor AMT long term review, second report

A routine service gets our long-term Tigor performing better than before.