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  • When Trident hit the mark

    THE Trident sports cars produced between 1966 and 1978 were certainly sharp little numbers.Trident wastypically Britishand made its cars in the east...

  • Vauxhall ups game with new Insignia

    THIS is Vauxhall's all-new Insignia Grand Sport which will be getting its world reveal at the Geneva Motor Show in March.As well as having completely...

  • Audi Q5 at the Hotel California

    THINK dark desert highway and think Audi, not the Eagles.This is the new Q5 SUV at THE Hotel California - and in an Audi you can check out and...

  • Special Maserati heading for China

    THE 100,000th Maserati to be produced at the company's Giovanni Agnelli plant in Italy is heading for China, the firm's biggest export market.The...

  • Vauxhall Tigra - Used Car Review

    CONVERTIBLES really hold their value over the years and many of them come from the car makers at the top of the pecking order.So if you're looking...

  • Santa can serve up a supercar

    IF finding a McLaren supercar parked on your driveway this winter may seem a touch fanciful - well you could spot one under the Christmas tree.In...

  • TomTom maps out festive route

    SAT NAV specialist TomTom is hoping 2017 will be the year everyone arrives on time.Its latest device plans intelligent routes that help escape...

  • Christmas cash in your parking space

    CITY centre homeowners could be in for some extra festive cheer this Christmas by renting out their unused parking spaces to shoppers and tourists.As...

  • Subaru BRZ gets upgrade for 2017

    SUBARU'S BRZ sports coupe has been comprehensively updated for next year with changes to its exterior, interior, powertrain, suspension and...

  • Car dealers just as worried over rip offs

    IT seems that motor dealers are just as afraid as motorists of being ripped off by last-minute discovery that a used car trade deal is not as good as...

  • New Carens and Soul from Kia on sale

    FIRST seen earlier this year at the Paris Motor Show the latest Kia Soul crossover and Carens compact MPV have gone on sale.Both feature upgraded...

  • Superfast Seat Leon Cupra released

    SEAT'S Leon Cupra has always been regarded as a flying machine and the latest version, the Cupra 300, which goes on sale early next year, will be the...

  • Ignition time for new Suzuki Ignis

    YOU can't keep a good product name down which is one of the reasons Suzuki has revived the Ignis name for their all-new small crossover-cum-mini...

  • Renault addds room for Megane Sport Tourer

    THE eagerly awaited estate version of the Renault Megane brings additional room and practicality to the range.Mechanically the same as the immensely...

  • Hot stuff from new Megane estate

    THERE was a time not too many years ago when they said the traditional boxy estate car was dead in the water, superseded by roomy MPVs.But as with so...

  • Renault makes Scenic sexy

    A SURVEY has survey found that potential car buyers put looks at the top of the list of priorities, so those clever designers at Renault set about...

  • Renault sets new Scenic standard

    THE fourth generation of Renault's Scenic and Grand Scenic family cars are now on sale.The Scenic and Grand Scenic are each offered in four trim...

  • Bigger Renault Scenic out to impress

    WITH 20 years of history under its belt, Renault can confidently lay claim to inventing the world's first compact MPV when it introduced the Scenic...

  • Megane goes touring in spacious style

    HERE'S a tip; if you want to really try a new car before you buy, get into it in the dark and take it for a spin on unfamiliar, unlit country...

  • Back to the future with Ford Fiesta

    FORD rightly made a big song and dance about the launch of their new Fiesta model with over 2,000 dealers and 500-plus motoring media from across...

  • Nissan X-Trail 2017 - First Drive

    NISSAN'S UK factory at Sunderland will start producing an all new X-Trail crossover soft-roader in a couple of years' time along with a new Qashqai...

  • Volkswagen Amarok 2016 - Frist Drive

    DESCRIBING Volkswagen's elegant new Amarok as a pick-up truck does not really do the vehicle justice.Yes, it performs like the best of pick-ups, but...

  • Suzuki Ignis makes little SUVs funky

    IT seems that every car manufacturer imaginable is throwing its weight behind developing small SUVs these days and as the customer demand keeps on...

  • Subaru cars last forever

    ALMOST every Subaru sold in Britain in the past 10 years is still on the road.An astonishing 99.3 per cent of the 36,603 models the Japanese car...

  • Vauxhall Tigra - Used Car Review

    CONVERTIBLES really hold their value over the years and many of them come from the car makers at the top of the pecking order.So if you're looking...

  • BMW 740d xDrive

    BIG saloons are having a hard time of it. Hardly surprising really as small and mid-sized models are getting quieter, more refined and speedier.The...

  • Kia Venga 2 1.4 CRDi

    "IT looks like an old man's car," said my teenager when I picked him up in a Kia Venga. "Hasn't Uncle Horace got one?" he added.Yes, Uncle Horace,...

  • Vauxhall Astra SRi Nav 1.6 CDTI Biturbo

    LOTS of new cars have a little indicator on the dash suggesting it's time to change up a gear. The idea is to save fuel, of course.Trouble is, most...

  • Peugeot 208 Allure 1.2L Pure Tech 100 Auto

    IF first impressions count, and they do, the man who usually drives a Range Rover was already a fan of the little Peugeot hatchback as he slipped...

  • MINI Cooper Cabriolet

    LAST week I was sampling the biggest car in the BMW stable - the new 7-Series - and this week I found myself in the smallest in the shape of the MINI...

  • Ford EcoSport Titanium 1.5 TDCI

    THE expression "needs must" is something that Ford assiduously adheres to.The brand simply cannot afford not to be represented in a model sector,...

  • DS 3 opens up to perform

    I RECENTLY had a short drive in the latest DS 3 Cabrio Performance, which the French premium marque claims is not a hot hatch but a luxury spec new...

  • Mercedes-Benz SLK - Used Car Review

    THE last series Mercedes SLK built from 2011 to this year was given a much better looking and rather classic face that apes its SL big brother.The...

  • Mitsubishi L200 4Life Club Cab

    WITH the rise of ‘lifestyle' buyers, the range of increasingly plush pick-up trucks is becoming larger and larger, so much so that even Mercedes...

  • Lexus RC 300h Premier

    THERE are manufacturers out there who scream from the rooftops about the fantastic design of their cars - when actually they don't look out of the...

  • Range Rover Sport TDV6 Autobiography

    IF the full-fat Range Rover is the king of the open spaces, then the mischievous prince must be the Range Rover Sport.Slightly more compact, though...

  • Vauxhall Tigra - Used Car Review

    CONVERTIBLES really hold their value over the years and many of them come from the car makers at the top of the pecking order.So if you're looking...

  • Car dealers just as worried over rip offs

    IT seems that motor dealers are just as afraid as motorists of being ripped off by last-minute discovery that a used car trade deal is not as good as...

  • New wheels delivered to your door

    THE West Midlands is the newest target area for a growing Internet-based used car dealership which lets you click online to select your model - and...

  • Mercedes-Benz SLK - Used Car Review

    THE last series Mercedes SLK built from 2011 to this year was given a much better looking and rather classic face that apes its SL big brother.The...

  • Law change call over robo cars

    AFTER years of saying it would never happen, the world of driverless cars is not far from exploding onto our roads - and when it does nothing will be...

  • Repairs put brakes on motorways

    IT was not that long ago that the moans were flooding in about poorly maintained motorways with potholes and defects leaving drivers shaken and...

  • The eyes have it for Renault

    WITH its history of car making since 1898, Renault is about to make another quantum leap in terms of technology by giving its products human-inspired...

  • Ford's October-fest

    THERE is no stopping Ford as its commercial vehicles sales year-to-date pass the 100,000 mark after just 10 months. This record has been reached with...

  • Alfa Romeo 159 - Used Car Review

    THOSE who want to stand out from the crowd of Audis and BMWs on the roads should take a look at the stylish and svelte Alfa Romeo 159.Inside and out,...

  • Cop that - a police car factory

    THE choice of cars by police forces over the decades has always been fascinating.Back in the 1950s I remember them as mainly the powerful Wolseley...

  • Jeep Cherokee - Used Car Review

    UP until a couple of years ago, sales of Jeeps in the UK had become pretty much static, but things have changed a lot.Dealers have seen much busier...

  • BMW's top exec express

    THE BMW 5-Series will always be more expensive than other similar sized executives because of its perceived quality and reliability.But for me, the...