Automobiles

Shutting petrol pumps to save the environment?

Shutting petrol pumps to save the environment?

From the 14th of May, petrol pumps in 8 states (Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Puducherry, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra and Haryana) will remain closed on each Sunday, in a bid to save the environment by conserving fuel. This is a “novel” idea that petrol pump associations in these states have […]

April 19, 2017
Why changing petrol price daily isn’t a good idea

Why changing petrol price daily isn’t a good idea

As per an announcement made by the Petroleum Minister, Mr Dharmendra Pradhan, soon oil marketing companies will be free to revise prices of petrol and diesel every day in India. Initially, this would be run as a pilot project in 5 cities; Puducherry, Vizag in Andhra Pradesh, Udaipur in Rajasthan, […]

April 13, 2017
The Grand Tour maketh BBC cry

The Grand Tour maketh BBC cry

The much awaited first episode of The Grand Tour is finally out. And I watched it a few minutes ago. If like me, BBC’s bosses watched it as well. They ought to be kicking themselves for ridding Top Gear of Jeremy Clarkson. Because Top Gear’s ratings are down like anything. […]

November 19, 2016
Suzuki V-Strom Photo Shoot

Suzuki V-Strom Photo Shoot

On Saturday we (BCMTouring) got a Suzuki V-Strom from Suzuki India for a short review. Even though due to a busy schedule (Suzuki V-Strom shoot in morning, Fenda blogger meet in afternoon and an engagement shoot in evening) I couldn’t really devote as much time to Suzuki V-Strom photo shoot […]

November 14, 2014
Honda Amaze drives into history books

Honda Amaze drives into history books

Honda’s compact diesel sedan, Amaze has entered into history book, by becoming the car which has been driven for longest distance in a single country, without taking the same route twice (23,800km in 55 days). On Sunday I attended the function, where Guinness Book of World Records presented Honda Car […]

November 13, 2014
Audi Q7 following its little sister, Q3 through the off road track.

Audi Q-Drive experience

Today I was invited to Audi Q-Drive Event, hosted by Audi Noida and Delhi – West. Audi Q-Drive was organized to give Audi owners, perspective buyers and automobile fans a taste of Audi’s off road driving capability, in a slow yet technical track on the outskirts of Noida. Our day […]

July 19, 2014
Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

I shot a photograph of this Jaguar F-Type R Coupe at the Auto Expo 2014, which was held at India Expo Mart in Greater Noida, India, last month. While I had shot a lot of photographs in first the couple of days of Auto Expo, this photograph has managed to […]

March 9, 2014
Tata Safari Storme Ladakh

Tata Safari Storme Ladakh

At the Auto Expo The Motor Show 2014, Tata Motors displayed Safari Storme Ladakh. A concept variant of their popular SUV, Safari Storme. While technical specifications were the same as that of 4×4 Safari Storme. Storme Ladakh comes with bull bar, bash plates, AT tyres, lovely styling and in cabin […]

February 9, 2014
Auto Expo 2014

Auto Expo 2014

Auto Expo 2014 is going to begin from next week and this time around, Auto Expo has been split into two separate shows; The Motor Show and Components Show. Furthermore, Auto Expo The Motor Show 2014 has been moved to India Expo Mart in Greater Noida and will be held […]

January 28, 2014
Bowled over by the Chieftain

Bowled over by the Chieftain

One of the perks of being a blogger and founder of the largest road trip community in India is the press conferences, parties and events I get to attend. Yesterday was no different, and I was invited to the launch of an iconic motorcycle brand in India, which ironically enough, […]

January 23, 2014