You can expect the world to come to a standstill on 16 June 2019, as #INDvPAK will be happening in the ICC #CWC19 . Yes, it is a traditional rivalry with a lot of national pride at stake. Every Indian and Pakistani all over the globe will sit glued to the TV and support their respective teams. The roads will be empty on that day with every cricket loving Indian and Pakistani postponing their other engagements to enable them to watch this nail-biting contest. There will be no cars on the roads, but we can compensate for their absence on the streets by discussing cars and matching their traits with popular Indian and Pakistani players.
K L Rahul – Vitara Brezza - Performance and style are two sides of the same coin
In the absence of Shikhar Dhawan, K L Rahul will be the safest bet to open the Indian innings with Rohit Sharma. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza should suit Rahul’s personality because of its stylish looks. If there is any car in the popular compact SUV category to make a style statement, it is the Vitara Brezza with its aesthetic headlamps.
Performance wise, the Vitara Brezza provides excellent value for money because of its fuel-efficient engine. The exciting cruise control feature allows you to take the foot off the accelerator and still cruise along the highway at selected speeds. K L Rahul has a similar approach to batting, as there is no one to match him in style and speed when he is in full flow.
Babar Azam – Volkswagen Polo – Smart in style and solid in build
Babar Azam is the best batsman in the Pakistani team, playing in the 2019 Cricket World Cup. As he is also the most reliable of the Pakis, the Volkswagen Polo suits him to a T. The Volkswagen Polo is a sturdy vehicle that is capable of delivering impeccable power and performance. It has one of the most mature suspensions in the automobile industry. Similarly, Babar Azam, though young, displays excellent maturity on the cricket field. Estrada alloy wheels are light, thereby enhancing the pleasure of gliding along the roads at reasonable speeds.
The younger generation loves this car because of its excellent infotainment system that offers MicroLink technology and works seamlessly with Android devices. Its enhanced features make it the vehicle to rely on to deliver quality performance, just as the Pakis depend on Babar to take them out of the woods.
MS Dhoni – Mahindra XUV500 – A power-packed performance every time
If there is one man who can swing India’s fortunes, it has to be MS Dhoni who always enters the field with a fresh outlook. Similarly, Mahindra XUV500 brings in fresh rejuvenating air, as it comes with an attractive sunroof. The bending projector headlamps light up curves on the highways to enable you to navigate on dark nights with ease.
You are in safe hands when driving a Mahindra XUV500. On the cricket field, Dhoni has the most reliable pair of hands to pouch everything that comes his way. Mahindra XUV500, with its automatic transmission system, guarantees a hassle-free drive while providing you utmost comfort. The powerful engines of this SUV match Dhoni's power-hitting at the end of the innings and give the thrust required to make your journey enjoyable and safe.
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Bhuvaneshwar Kumar – Toyota Etios Liva – Steely interiors behind the shy looks
Toyota Etios Liva displays excellent driving dynamics and has a terrific external appearance as well to suit its performance on the roads. Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, with his next-door neighbour looks, is a silent performer who is capable of giving a flawless performance on the cricket field. Etios Liva has impeccable interiors to give it a sporty look.
Connect your smartphone to the Etios' infotainment system using Bluetooth to enhance your driving experience. Dual airbags make your drive a safe one while its alloy wheels improve the performance of the car. Similarly, Bhuvi is a silent performer who you can entrust to deliver the goods at the right moment, as he is currently doing at the ICC World Cup 2019.
Wahab Riaz – Ford Aspire – Aggression at its best
Wahab Riaz is a stylish left-arm pacer who wears aggression on his sleeve. Indo-Pak encounters bring out the best in him. His ideal match in the automobile world is the Ford Aspire. Its excellent safety features like ABD and EBS allows showing aggression on the roads while driving safely at the same time.
Ford Aspire is a safe car to have because of the front, side, and curtain airbags. It comes with an intelligent infotainment system to provide exciting entertainment as you go on long drives. Trust Wahab to provide similar entertainment with his aggressive bouncers and Yorkers, especially at the end of the innings.
Mohammad Amir – Renault Duster – Fuel efficiency makes driving a breezy affair
Mohammad Amir is an enigmatic player in the sense that he can be outstanding one day, and appear mediocre on another. The Renault Duster is the ideal vehicle to suit his temperament because it comes with an excellent safety system to provide a secured journey experience. At the same time, it does have some ordinary interior designing that seems to pull it down.
When on the song, driving the Duster is a breezy affair because of the dual modes that include AMT and ECO mode to deliver the best of both worlds. Mohammed Amir displays a similar kind of efficiency on the cricket field while providing enjoyment to cricket lovers all around the globe.
So, we have discussed some of the popular cars in India that matches the temperament of Indian and Pakistani players. These cars will be conspicuous by their absence on the streets on 16 June 2019 because there will be nobody to drive them. The drivers will be busy rooting for their favourite teams to win.
Don’t miss out to watch the much-awaited India Vs Pakistan Match, ICC World Cup 2019. We will see you soon with some interesting stuff, till then Bid Adieu!