Tag: 2017

Hyundai Ioniq bags Women’s World Car of the Year 2017 award

Hyundai’s Ioniq has been awarded the Women’s World Car of the Year 2017 award, along with bagging a win in the Green Car category as well. The jury, made up of 25 respected women motoring writers from 20 different countries, including Autocar India’s Renuka Kirpalani, chose…

2017 Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo – What to expect?

The Fortuner has always been a popular choice in the premium SUV segment. In an effort to further boost its sales this festive season, Toyota will be introducing the 2017 Fortuner TRD Sportivo edition in India soon. Changes in the upcoming model will be limited to cosmetic upgrades and will…

Frankfurt Motor Show 2017: Renault Megane R.S. breaks cover

After many previews and teasers, Renault has finally revealed the all-new Megane R.S. at the ongoing Frankfurt Motor Show. The third generation of the hot hatch gets a new engine, four-wheel steering (first in the segment) and two transmission options. The all-new R.S. comes in two variants –…

Frankfurt Motor Show 2017: Chery unveils new line of SUVs

  China’s leading vehicle exporter – Chery is to start an all-new model line of passenger cars globally with plans to sell in Europe within the next few years. This new range of cars will be sold under the EXEED nameplate. The first Chery model to…

India car sales August 2017: Winners and Losers

A spate of recent launches has changed the automotive scenario in the country. Cars which once featured on the bestseller list have now been witnessing a drop in sales. In terms of total sales, Maruti Suzuki continues to be the market leader with 51.7 per cent…

Off-Road Day 2017: Jeep Compass Review

Introduction Driving the Jeep Compass from Mumbai to our off-road venue 19 Degree North in Lonavla was a breeze. This Jeep SUV’s impeccable road manners, strong engine and comfortable cabin makes it a great long distance road car. But what about when the going gets tough?…

Off-Road Day 2017: Tata Hexa 4X4

They say a dog is man’s best friend, and if there’s a grain of truth to it, then it’s equally likely that an SUV is man’s best tool. As long as it’s equipped with four-wheel drive, low-range gearbox and loads of ground clearance, it can take…

Off-Road Day 2017: Isuzu D-Max V-Cross Review

There is something really incredible about a massive pickup truck that has been carefully forced up an incline to pose for the camera. It’s like looking at King Kong atop the Empire State Building surveying New York City for a potential reign of carnage. Crazy as…