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A Conversation between Two Friends = Why Should You Renew Your Car Insurance Online?

It was a few years ago when Anjali bought her first car. She did everything to keep her car in a perfect condition— she got it timely serviced and insured it with a comprehensive car insurance policy. As she had limited knowledge about online procedures, she always preferred to rely on her agent for her policy renewal. However, her best ... Read More »

List of Upcoming Maruti Suzuki Car Launches to Look Forward To

2018 Maruti Suzuki Swift. (Photo Courtesy: Suzuki Global) The chances of not considering a Maruti Suzuki while looking for a car in the sub-Rs 10 lakh segment are rare and there’s a good reason for that. Maruti Suzuki has one of the widest dealership and service networks across India and availability of spare parts is usually not a concern. The ... Read More »

Top 5 Hybrid/Electric Cars in India

HIGHLIGHTS The demand for hybrid/electric cars is on a rise in India The sales of Camry Hybrid stand testimony to the peak in interest Here are the top 5 electric/hybrid cars currently on sale in India The Indian car space has come a long way in the past few years in terms of technology. While we as a market still ... Read More »

Kia Picanto Review

City cars, such as the Kia Picanto, are as popular as chocolate here in the UK, and that’s the reason you’ll find most mainstream manufacturers offering one. Of course, a good one needs to focus on giving buyers in this market exactly what they want: seriously cheap motoring, without compromising too much on space, quality or decent driving characteristics. And ... Read More »

New Hyundai i30 N: UK testing begins before 2017 release

Hyundai is taking aim at the competitive hot hatch market with a hot version of the new i30 – and will launch a new ‘N’ Performance sub-brand at the same time. The Peugeot 308 GTI rival has now started testing on UK roads, and our exclusive image shows how it could look ahead of its release later this year. The ... Read More »

Used Vauxhall Insignia 08-17 long-term review

] The car: Vauxhall Insignia 1.6 CDTi Ecoflex 136 Elite Nav 5dr Run by: Alex Robbins, used cars editor Why it’s here: With plenty of nearly-new and ex-fleet Insignias around, it’s the ideal model to find out what it’s like to buy and own such a car Needs to: Commute along motorways during the week, go on days out and ... Read More »

Porsche Mission E range set to grow

The Porsche Mission E luxury saloon car will hit showrooms by the end of the decade, and will spawn various all-electric models with greatly differing power outputs, CEO Oliver Blume told Auto Express. Porsche’s Mission E electric car was the star of the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, and the brand is now well on its way to delivering a production ... Read More »

Volkswagen Polo Prototype 2017

For as long as the Volkswagen Polo has been around, it has been damned with the faint praise of being a ‘baby Golf’. There’s nothing negative about that, you might reasonably argue, but for all it highlights the Polo’s grown-up qualities, it also underlines that it has never been cheap to buy in relation to its opposition, or as much ... Read More »

Mercedes-AMG Project One hypercar: 986bhp+ F1-style powertrain unveiled

£2.4m hypercar gets in excess of 986bhp from F1-sourced 1.6 V6 with four electric motors, is set to debut at Frankfurt Motor Show Mercedes-AMG has used the 2017 Nurburgring 24hr race to provide a powertrain preview for the upcoming hybrid hypercar. Codenamed ‘Project One’, it uses an F1-spec turbocharged V6 and a bank of electric motors producing “1000hp and above”. ... Read More »

Confused.com says car insurance premiums are soaring, as insurers try to deflect blame

Every year they meet in a darkened room before an iron brazier, wearing black cowls, carrying flaming torches: they are the car insurance illuminati and they are out to get you! This dastardly organisation, that sets the price of your premiums, includes Government ministers, repair shop owners, carmakers, cold callers and, of course, the worst of the lot, ambulance chasing ... Read More »