This is something new we are attempting: Thrill of Driving Podcast. We're going to be sitting down and talking you through the news of the week, including everything from launches to cars we've driven, bikes we've ridden, stories we're attempting and everything that deserves a mention from the world of automobiles.
What makes the 2023 Royal Enfield Super Meteor 650 so good | Thrill of Driving Podcast | evo India
The first new motorcycle we have ridden in 2023 is the Royal Enfield Super Meteor 650. It is a significant motorcycle — one that brings the big bike cruiser experience to the market. In this podcast, Aatish Mishra and Karan Ramgopal discuss exactly what makes the Super Meteor 650 such a great product — covering everything from how it rides, how it is priced and its rivals in the market. They also discuss the future of Royal Enfield and it’s plans for the Dakar!
Tata Curvv, Sierra EV, Harrier EV — Everything you need to know | 2023 Auto Expo | evo India
Tata Motors was on a roll at the 2023 Auto Expo with no less than six new SUVs showcased! From the highly anticipated Sierra EV, which is now closer to production and amazed us with its styling, to the highly unexpected Harrier EV which will bring back with it AWD for Tata. The Curvv coupe-suv, which will see production a lot sooner than you'd think, will debut with an all-new turbo-petrol engine. And also a more enthu-cutlet focussed version of the Altroz, complete with a manual 'box! We talk about when these cars will be launched, what drivetrains they will get, how much of the concepts will be retained and expected price and positioning of these SUVs. Give it a watch and don’t forget to like, comment and subscribe to evo India!
Celebrating 50 years of BMW M | Sirish’s greatest highlights | evo India
BMW M turns 50! There have been some absolute icons over the last few years and plenty of them have made their way to India as well. In this video, join Sirish Chandran as he looks back at his favourite M car memories in his 22 years of being an automotive journalist. Right from the E90 M3 with its V8 engine, the E60 M5 with its F1-derived V10, watching the rise of the Super SUVs, driving more contemporary M3s and M5s — Sirish is a treasure trove of experiences, and this is not an episode you want to miss!
The journey of Royal Enfield
Royal Enfield is a company that has an immense cult following today, making great bikes, accessories and quality riding gear. Apart from this, the company also has a strong sense of community with various rides and festivals to get RE riders together from all over the country. However, this was not always the case. In this edition of the evo India podcast, Adil Jal Darukhanawala, Rishad Cooper and Sirish Chandran get together and talk about Royal Enfield's journey in India and how far they've come after almost being on the brink of getting shut down.
Road safety and the Cyrus Mistry accident
In the aftermath of Cyrus Mistry’s tragic accident Adil Jal Darukhanawala and Sirish Chandran sit down to discuss the dismal state of affairs as regarding road safety in India. On the Thrill of Driving podcast the duo discuss the importance of seat belts even in the back seat, safety engineered into cars, and the importance of taking responsibility for their own safety. They also talk about holding the powers that be accountable for the dismal state of affairs on road quality and road design, while also pushing for better policing standards and stricter enforcement of rules.
Best SUV of 2021 | Sirish and Adil on the best SUV in India | TOD Podcast | evo India
In this episode of the Thrill of Driving Podcast Sirish Chandran and Adil Jal Darukhanawala dive deep into the heart of the SUV phenomenon talking about the designs, the trends and which one plasters the biggest smile on your face when it comes to the Thrill of Driving