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  • Why I spent 40,000 on sunfilm

    The effects of the Sun Film were felt immediately and drastically. As promised the 70s did not in anyway hamper vision on the windshield, but in fact aided it quite substantially both during night…
  • BMW botches up my sunroof

    There were some issues with the sunroof so BMW agreed to replace the entire rack. The car was returned to me after multiple delays and in absolute filthy condition. Mechanically also they botched…
  • EVs: Redefining fun-to-drive?

    Not too long ago, Fun to drive was associated only with high revving japanese engines like I-Vtec or torquey CRDi Turbocharged diesels, if we talk about mass market cars. But the way today's affordable…
  • Show your wallpapers here!

    Just noticed we don’t have a dedicated single thread for wallpaper pictures! To kick this thread off, here are my current wallpapers on my laptop and my phone, with source images. The one on my…
  • On the recent, brutal layoffs...

    This phase of layoffs will also recede and we will be back to hiring sprees in a year, maybe less. What is a constant is that we in India have some of the worst income inequalities in the world and…
  • Honda Activa 6G with Smart Key

    Honda 2 Wheelers has launched a new variant of the Activa 6G, which comes equipped with the Honda Smart Key. It is priced at Rs. 80,537 (ex-showroom, Delhi). Just like in a car equipped with keyless…
  • Modern ICE for older Porsches

    Customers of mid-2000s Porsche cars will soon get to replace their car's original 2 DIN Porsche Communication Management unit with a modern infotainment unit, complete with Android Auto & Apple CarPlay.…
  • Car loan cheaper than outright?

    I have booked Jimny which is going to be third car purchase in last three years. Both of the previous cars were bought on full cash payment. Although for Jimny I do have the money to buy it at cash…
  • My Porsche Cayman S Review

    The 'true' purpose of a sports car is it's tight handling, instantaneous response to inputs, raw feedback, rigid chassis and yes a stiff ride for a direct communicative feedback. That is the USP of…
  • On BMW's weird engine choices

    CAFE stands for Corporate Average Fuel Efficiency/Economy, so it is not the emission and economy of the individual models that are considered, but the weighted average of emissions and economy for…
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