When nature throws cold water on your drive

The recent floods in India have led to an increased interest in questions relating to flood-hit vehicles Around this time three years ago, many residents of Chennai were at their wit’s end, figuring out what to do with their cars standing helplessly in dashboard-high floodwaters. In a knee-jerk reaction, a good number of them started […]

These differently-abled people are introducing innovations that make driving more accessible

Driving is no more a distant dream for the disabled with the option of hand-control systems and auto clutch. But there’s a need for standardisation of product and procedure, say stakeholders Two decades ago, Biju Varghese, from Kottayam, lost his legs in a bike accident. After remaining confined to the wheelchair for nearly four years, […]

The new Ertiga offers space, comfort and value

If you are looking for a practical, value-for-money seven-seater MPV, the new Ertiga might fit the bill Six years and 4.20 lakh sales after the Ertiga first came into being, Maruti has now launched a larger, more spacious, more efficient and more premium second-generation model of its successful MPV. What is it? Built on the […]