Reviews

Mercedes A-Class vs Audi Q3 vs BMW 1-Series – Shootout

Text – Faisal Khan; Pictures – Om Vaikul Shootout: Mercedes A-Class vs Audi Q3 vs BMW 1-Series Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 31.24 – 32.58 lakhs (Mercedes A-Class), Rs. 30.40 – 38.37 lakhs (Audi Q3), Rs. 27.78 – 40.35 lakhs (BMW 1-Series) These cars are the cheapest way to enter the German luxury brigade and make […]

2014 Volvo S60 Test Drive Review

Car Tested: 2014 Volvo S60 D4 Diesel Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 41,07,332/- The Volvo S60 looks the part and feels premium while offering good driving pleasure. The Volvo brand of cars has been around in India for quite some time now and is assumed to be an underdog in our country, where people hanker after […]

2014 Mitsubishi Attrage First Drive Review [Exclusive]

Text – Chandan B Mallik; Pictures – Elvis John Ferrao Car Tested: 2014 Mitsubishi Attrage Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 8-10 lakhs (est.) The Mitsubishi Attrage is a product which has strong potential in the Indian car market. Mitsubishi Motors’ priorities have drastically changed over the past few years and the metamorphosis sees performance being traded […]

Hero Splendor iSmart Test Ride Review

Text – Mohit Soni; Pictures – Om Vaikul Bike Tested: 2014 Hero Splendor iSmart Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 60,745/ The Splendor iSmart is equipped with a fuel saving technology that was luxury until now. As we all know Hero MotoCorp is getting really aggressive post its break-up with Honda. October 2013 was the time when […]

2014 Isuzu MU-7 Test Drive Review

Text – Aravind Ramesh; Pictures – Arun Varadarajan Car Tested: 2014 Isuzu MU-7 (High) Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 24.52 – 26.81 lakhs The MU-7 scores heavily on space, comfort and performance, it has huge dimensions. For a majority of Indians, Isuzu is still an unknown commodity. A few might still remember the brand for their […]

Nissan Micra Long Term Review – Final Report

Car Tested: Nissan Micra Diesel XV Kms Done: 3084 kms Test Started at: 4837 kms Test Concluded at: 7921 kms Mileage: 16.39 km/l, 19.16 km/l (best), 14.28 km/l (worst) Fuel Consumed: 188.16 litres Fuel Cost: Rs. 12,230/- Rs. per km: Rs. 3.97/- Major Repair – None Service Cost – None during the test The Nissan […]

2014 Fiat Linea T-Jet Petrol Test Drive Review

Car Tested: 2014 Fiat Linea T-Jet Emotion Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 10,52,120/- The 2014 Fiat Linea T-Jet is without doubt among the best petrol cars in the C-segment. Here at MotorBeam, the Fiat Linea is among our favourite cars and that’s the reason why you will find us reviewing a new variant of this C-segment […]

Hyosung Aquila 250 vs Suzuki Inazuma – Exclusive Shootout

Text – Faisal Khan; Pictures – Om Vaikul Shootout – Hyosung Aquila 250 vs Suzuki Inazuma Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 3.11 lakhs (Hyosung Aquila 250), Rs. 3.46 lakhs (Suzuki Inazuma) Both the Aquila 250 and Inazuma are very similar bikes yet poles apart to each other. Motorcycling can be enjoyed in multiple vivid flavours, some […]

Hero Splendor iSmart vs Mahindra Centuro – Exclusive Shootout

Text – Mohit Soni; Pictures – Om Vaikul Shootout – Hero Splendor iSmart vs Mahindra Centuro Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 60,745/- (Hero Splendor iSmart ), Rs. 58,900/- (Mahindra Centuro) These bikes are fighting it out in the entry level segment, offering everything plus extra to keep the widest customer base in India happy. Who says […]

2014 Hyosung RT125D First Ride Review

Text – Faisal Khan; Pictures – Om Vaikul Bike Tested: 2014 Hyosung RT125D Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 1.50 lakhs (est.) The Hyosung RT125D has the underpinnings to traverse the toughest of terrains. Motorcycling as a recreational activity has matured well in India but that’s happened just over the last decade or so. Imagine telling at […]