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  • 5500 km drive to beautiful Kashmir

    Our initial plan was to make it a 2 week stay in Kashmir with 1 week working and 1 week vacation but after considering the probable uncertainties with connectivity we decided that it would be in our…
  • 14 States, 9500 km & 26 days...

    I noticed a 10 rupee note on my table, which had the picture labelled Konark Sun Temple. That got me curious, and I started searching for the other notes. In my wallet I found a 500 note with Red…
  • Renault service: 6 annual visits

    Renault after-sales is a concern for a lot of potential buyers and 1 or 2 visits can't really help us determine the exact nature of their service. I've visited the Renault Service Center at Ghodbunder…
  • Why I bought a 4th-gen City

    I talked to a friend in Karnal who owns both, he suggested that the 4 Gen feels much better in drivability, and his 5 Gen developed some rattles two months post-delivery. This induced a certain level…
  • 16-year old makes F1 car model

    Below are some pictures of the project work that I would like to share showing the model-making process, work in progress and the final ready model. Also included are some pictures of the project…
  • The insane price hikes of cars

    Fortuner 4X2 MT and AT gets a price hike of 66,000 meanwhile the 4X4's get a price hike of a whopping 1.1 Lakh, including the Legender 4X2 !! So that means in Bangalore a Fortuner Legender 4X4 today…
  • 5-State road trip in a Fortuner

    Rajasthan has been on the top of our bucket list for a long time my last visit was in mid 90's as a student backpacker on a shoestring budget. Statue of Unity was added as its on our way and didn’t…
  • Moving job to a startup?

    At the face of it, lack of stability certainly seems to be a risk in startup environment. On the positive side it might come with more excitement and breadth of job role. Looking for some pointers…
  • 6500 km with my Tata Altroz

    The Altroz was left for 2nd service today. Just routine inspection and fluids top up if necessary. The car was delivered back in the evening. The wash was shabby. I have come to peace with the fact…
  • Toyota Hilux coming on 23/1

    Toyota is all set to enter the lifestyle pickup truck segment with the Hilux. If the outbreak of Omicron stays in check, it could be launched on January 23, 2022. Contrary to earlier reports, the…
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