Narayan Rupani, now better known as Bob, belongs to the pioneering lot of Indian automotive journalists starting with the Indian Auto Journal in 1986. He is one of India’s most senior and respected auto journalists and over the years he has been the executive editor of magazines such as Car & Bike International, auto motor & sport (India), BBC Top Gear and Auto India. He is currently the Consulting Editor of Overdrive.

His articles regularly appear in well-known Indian and International publications and he has worked with highly respected media houses like BBC, Times of India, Business India Group and CNBC TV 18.

India's first automotive magazine Indian Auto Journal came out in 1986
Bob took charge of Car & Bike International in the mid-1990s
And he was with Auto Motor and Sport from early 2000
From 2005 to 2008 Bob was with Top Gear India
And from 2008 to mid 2015 he was with Auto India
And 2015 onwards Bob has been the Consulting Editor of Overdrive