Jeep India have launched the Compass Night Eagle in India as a limited edition model based on longitude plus variant and sits below the Longitude Option in the Compass variant line up. The night eagle will be available with an option of a 1.4 litre turbo- Petrol engine paired to a 7 speed DCT and the 2.0 litre Multijet diesel engine paired to a manual gearbox or the 9 speed torque converter with 4×4.Continue reading
Honda cars India are selling the 4th gen City along side the all new 5th gen City. why are they doing this? We are not quite sure ourselves. But what we do know is that there are going to be just two variants to choose from for buyers looking at the 4th gen City. They are the lower spec SV and V variants and will only be offered with a manual transmission paired to the older 1.5 litre petrol engine.Continue reading
Hyundai Motor India launched the Hyundai Venue iMT on 22nd July 2020.
But wait. what’s iMT you ask? well, it stands for Intelligent Manual Transmission. it’s basically the best of both worlds, manual and automatic transmission. The iMT has the same characteristics as a traditional manual gearbox, the caviar being no clutch pedal. which essentially means you shift gears the same way you would in a manual geared car with the exception of a clutch pedal.Continue reading
This is a great question. Not a lot of people directly compare the Duster to the Seltos because not many know that the Duster went through a huge price revision and is priced like a compact SUV while being a non-compact one (above 4m in length).Continue reading
Powerful question, this one. It is not easy comparing the two. Not because the Volkswagen Polo’s 1.0L TSI is a turbo petrol and the Ford Figo’s 1.5L TDCI is a turbo diesel, but it is because of what these cars stand for.
Both the cars are emotional purchases, you buy either one because you are impressed by what it does and not what it has.Continue reading
The Kia Seltos (Hyundai Creta too) is one car that offers a wide range of engines and transmissions. I don’t think any other single model offers 3 engines + 4 types of transmissions in the Indian auto ecosystem.
Coming to which could be better between the manual and the automatic, it falls back completely on which engine you’re looking to buy.Continue reading
The better way to approach this confusion is to look at how these cars are different. All cars, just like regular products, have strengths and weaknesses. And compare them what you’re looking for in a car.Continue reading
The Škoda Rapid and Honda City are cars that have an exclusive fan base for their attributes. The Rapid, from what I’ve seen, is an aspiring car for a lot of buyers. While these buyers may consider other cars like the Volkswagen Vento, they don’t usually look at the other brands. The Honda city buyer is more or less fixed about the Honda City, unless something really puts them off about the car or the car doesn’t have what they want.Continue reading