The rise and rise of the SUV

India, April 9 -- Even as the automotive industry recovers from the worst year in living memory, there are some very interesting statistics emerging from the market. The most interesting of which is t... Read More

Low-hanging fruit in electrification

India, April 2 -- There is one thing that I have to get off my chest: The rapid adoption of electric three-wheelers, e-rickshaws as we call them, has been dramatic. Whenever an opportunity arises in I... Read More

What price for a smile?

India, April 2 -- Be honest now, are you a bit partial to Diet Cola? I am. As much as I like carbonated drinks, truth be told, they are quite sugary and since my body can't get rid of that sugar effic... Read More

Range Anxiety is a real concern

India, April 1 -- The latest season of the Netflix animated comedy series ' Big Mouth' introduces a character called 'Tito the anxiety mosquito'. While the character is comedic, it does highlight the ... Read More

The electric challenge

India, March 31 -- During a recent round of increase in petrol and diesel prices, many crocodile tears were shed by the politicians of all hues. The Centre and State Governments have raised incredible... Read More

A reminder to be safe

India, March 26 -- This past week, on a school WhatsApp group, I got a reminder that it is a decade since I lost two batchmates in the space of a month to car accidents. Their names were Aseem Chaturv... Read More

Running with the Bulls

India, March 19 -- As a young boy, I had once bought an encyclopedia of world cars. If I remember correctly, it was for the years 1989-1990. The cover of that book, which must be in some trunk in my m... Read More

A new baby Mercedes

India, March 12 -- The Mercedes-Benz A-Class is the new kid on the block when it comes to both Mercedes-Benz and the entry-level luxury sedan segment. This car effectively replaces the old CLA sedan, ... Read More

Hyundai i20 wins Indian Car Of The Year 2021

New Delhi, Feb. 28 -- The Indian Car of the Year (ICOTY) 2021 and the Indian Motorcycle Of The Year (IMOTY) 2021 awards were announced at a glittering ceremony here in Delhi. The winner of the ICOTY ... Read More

A flight and travel after one year

India, Feb. 27 -- It is not good form to write columns in the first person but since this column talks of a personal experience, I will be writing it as such. The experience in question was catching a... Read More