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  • Our Mahindra Thar Diesel AT

    The Thar is a huge step up to its predecessor and its direct competition, the Gurkha. The dashboard, the infotainment, the MID everything is modern and to 2020s standards. The infotainment, though…
  • VW-Skoda 2.0 Cars, contd...

    No chance! It's the small things but I find it symptomatic of the general attitude VW have towards their 2.0 cars.Now, VW might ask who cares about details of the boot when you have a great engine?…
  • Compass owner checks Meridian

    In isolation, a great car. But i dont see any reason to get this over the Compass for 8 lakhs extra since the added length has not added any space in the second row. Ideally the price should have…
  • My Ducati Panigale 959

    Now I was told the old tires have atleast 3K kms worth of tread life left, and I was in no position to take them home, as high command would kill me if I keep used tires at home. So I decided to do…
  • IT company salaries & attrition

    The signs of a slow down in hiring are definitely there, For the last one year, every offer that my org sent out, initially got accepted and then in the last week, the candidate would share a counter…
  • Retro: Ratan Tata's car collection

    Mr. Tata is a passionate automotive enthusiast and owns a variety of cars. He does not change his cars often and his collection ranges from an exotic Ferrari to a humble Nexon. Interestingly, most…
  • Low FE in my Tata Altroz 1.2L

    My driving routes are 60% highway, 30% city roads, and the rest are interior roads where you can rarely go above 10kmph avg. MID would typically show 13kmpl within the city and 15-16kmpl on highway…
  • Ather 450X now gets TPMS

    Ather Energy is now offering Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) as an accessory with the 450X electric scooter. It is priced at Rs 4,999. The TPMS developed by Ather Energy is housed inside the…
  • Riding in India's worst Heat Wave

    This was what I was going to ride through on the KTM 390 Adventure all the way from Bangalore to Himachal and beyond. It was a cool and cloudy morning on the 11th of May 2022. Thankfully because of…
  • VW-Skoda's 2.0 cars | Yes or No?

    A close relative recently replaced her 8 year old Polo with a Taigun. Yesterday night after a nice meal we were heading back home in her 3 month old car. I was surprised to hear rattles from every…
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