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Renault ZOE now includes free domestic c…

30-07-2015 Hits:31 Car Reviews and News

Renault ZOE now includes free domestic charging-box

The free wall-box is part of a partnership between Renault and the British telematics company Chargemaster. Commenting on the partnership, David Martell, Chargemaster CEO, said: "We are delighted to be...

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Kensington Council plans Supercar crackd…

30-07-2015 Hits:26 Car Reviews and News

Kensington Council plans Supercar crackdown

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea this week begun a consultation on introducing a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) - in response to requests from residents in the Brompton...

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Drive an actual F1 car with Infiniti

30-07-2015 Hits:32 Car Reviews and News

Drive an actual F1 car with Infiniti

The campaign provides one lucky motorist from the UK the chance to get behind the wheel of an Infiniti Red Bull Racing F1 car with instruction from team driver Daniil...

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Amazon wins race to sign Clarkson, Hammo…

30-07-2015 Hits:36 Car Reviews and News

Amazon wins race to sign Clarkson, Hammond and May

The show will be produced by the trio's long time executive producer Andy Wilman. The award-winning team have committed to three series as part of this landmark global TV deal....

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Ferrari reveals new 488 Spider

29-07-2015 Hits:37 Car Reviews and News

Ferrari reveals new 488 Spider

Powered by a 3902 cc turbo-charged V8, that debuted recently in the 488 GTB, the powerplant pumps out 660bhp at 8000rpm. The 488 Spider can cover the 0 to 62...

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Petrol stations could become extinct

29-07-2015 Hits:51 Car Reviews and News

Petrol stations could become extinct

That's according to new analysis from plug-in vehicle campaign 'Go Ultra Low' who also claim that total charging volumes have almost tripled since 2014 - a 163 per cent increase...

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New Jaguar F-Pace tested to the extreme

29-07-2015 Hits:32 Car Reviews and News

New Jaguar F-Pace tested to the extreme

Taking the new SUV to the searing heat and dust of Dubai as well as the ice and snow of Northern Sweden, the new F-Pace has been subjected to one...

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Traffic and breaking down are biggest wo…

28-07-2015 Hits:52 Car Reviews and News

Traffic and breaking down are biggest worry on holiday

That's according to latest research from Europcar, one of the leading car hire services in Europe, who surveyed reliability concerns for drivers of older vehicles as the Summer get-away begins.It...

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MG opens new central London flagship sho…

28-07-2015 Hits:47 Car Reviews and News

MG opens new central London flagship showroom

This new showroom, part of MG's major expansion of dealerships, is described as 'a significant move for the marque' placing MG in the heart of the growing economy.Matthew Cheyne, MG's...

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New Mitsubishi L200 Series 5 pick-up

28-07-2015 Hits:57 Car Reviews and News

New Mitsubishi L200 Series 5 pick-up

Inheriting the DNA of its predecessors, it's an entirely new vehicle from the ground up, with 'significant improvements in 330 areas'. The result, says Mitsubishi is the 'ultimate vehicle for...

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Caterham continues UK expansion with new…

27-07-2015 Hits:44 Car Reviews and News

Caterham continues UK expansion with new dealers

Oakmere Motor Group in Cheshire and Williams Automobiles near Bristol have been signed up by the brand to sell its full range of lightweight sportscars, with demonstrator cars already in...

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Ford develops ultra clean air filtration…

27-07-2015 Hits:65 Car Reviews and News

Ford develops ultra clean air filtration system

The new air filtration system introduced in the all-new Mondeo, S-MAX and Galaxy utilises activated charcoal - similar to advanced gas masks, respirators, and spacesuits. The air quality sensor detects...

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Fiat-Chrysler recalls 1.4 million cars o…

27-07-2015 Hits:49 Car Reviews and News

Fiat-Chrysler recalls 1.4 million cars over hacking scare

This follows a recent stunt by a US technology magazine that managed to 'hack' into a Jeep Cherokee and control it using laptops. The 'remote manipulation' was carried out with...

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Volkswagen California pricing confirmed

24-07-2015 Hits:139 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen California pricing confirmed

Available to order from 3 August with first deliveries before the end of the year, the new California is available in two trim levels - Beach and Ocean - and...

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Audi unveils limited A8 Edition 21

24-07-2015 Hits:110 Car Reviews and News

Audi unveils limited A8 Edition 21

Featuring a blend of design, technology and luxury from the recently revised A8 range, the A8 Edition 21 will be available in standard and Long Wheelbase formats. Featuring a tailored...

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Skoda reveals doggy seat belt

24-07-2015 Hits:114 Car Reviews and News

Skoda reveals doggy seat belt

The range, developed using Skoda's 'Simply Clever' philosophy, combines the latest in canine-cosy materials with high-tech structures to protect even the most boisterous of hounds. Available through Skoda retailers, the...

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Honda reveals all-new Jazz

23-07-2015 Hits:144 Car Reviews and News

Honda reveals all-new Jazz

With a new platform increasing overall length by 95 mm, the latest Jazz is proportionally bigger on the inside than the previous generation model. Honda says specifications are 'generous across...

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Toyota celebrates 50 years in the UK

23-07-2015 Hits:109 Car Reviews and News

Toyota celebrates 50 years in the UK

Fifty years later Toyota has sold almost three million vehicles in Britain, it also builds them here too. That first Corona wasn't big, it wasn't flashy and its arrival was...

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Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair heads to Marg…

23-07-2015 Hits:105 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair heads to Margate

Lured by the sea, the light, the eccentric and the eclectic, the Boot Fair will be in Margate for one day only, Sunday 30th August. Former home to renowned artists...

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Ford Apollo Edition Mustang up for aucti…

22-07-2015 Hits:129 Car Reviews and News

Ford Apollo Edition Mustang up for auction

The special Mustang is set to benefit Experimental Aircraft Association youth education programmes as it goes under the hammer at the Gathering of Eagles charity event, July 23, at EAA...

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James Cracknell heads up London Road Saf…

22-07-2015 Hits:109 Car Reviews and News

James Cracknell heads up London Road Safety

Succeeding outgoing President Nick Ross, James is one of Britain's most successful ever athletes, with two Olympic Gold Medals and six World Championship titles. Since retiring from competitive rowing, James...

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Production-ready Infiniti Q30 revealed

22-07-2015 Hits:132 Car Reviews and News

Production-ready Infiniti Q30 revealed

The all-new Q30 is a compact 5-door hatchback developed, says Infiniti, for customers seeking urban individuality. The public premiere of the car comes exactly two years after its precursor, the...

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Bosch and TomTom partner on maps for aut…

21-07-2015 Hits:116 Car Reviews and News

Bosch and TomTom partner on maps for automated driving

Under the agreement, TomTom is designing the maps, while Bosch is defining the specifications they have to meet. The maps are already being used in automated vehicles Bosch is testing...

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BMW concept cars to break cover at Monte…

21-07-2015 Hits:112 Car Reviews and News

BMW concept cars to break cover at Monterey

A teaser image gives little away as it shows a rendering of a minimalist steering controller. We’re not calling it a steering wheel as it appears to be more akin...

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Italian Police chooses SEAT Leon

20-07-2015 Hits:138 Car Reviews and News

Italian Police chooses SEAT Leon

The first 206 vehicles have already started being handed over, with an initial 106 service vehicles being delivered to the Carabinieri and a further 100 to the Polizia di Stato....

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New trim and longer-range motors for Ele…

17-07-2015 Hits:155 Car Reviews and News

New trim and longer-range motors for Electric Renaults

The ZOE supermini and urban Twizy have been refreshed to bring them into line with the company's combustion-engined vehicles and create a more uniform grading structure across all the brand's...

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BMW adds ED Sport model to 3 Series

17-07-2015 Hits:186 Car Reviews and News

BMW adds ED Sport model to 3 Series

Adding a sportier look and design to the EfficientDynamic (ED) model, the new trim is based on the recently introduced ED Plus model.With an OTR price of £30,205, the 320...

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First VUHL 05 supercar leaves factory

17-07-2015 Hits:210 Car Reviews and News

First VUHL 05 supercar leaves factory

With all-carbon bodywork, the lightweight VUHL is the first of several destined for the Mexican roads this year. The street legal road/track car will soon be heading to the Middle-East,...

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Subaru XV gets new upgrades and tech

16-07-2015 Hits:182 Car Reviews and News

Subaru XV gets new upgrades and tech

Featuring what Subaru describes as 'the lowest centre of gravity in the compact crossover class - and the highest ground clearance', changes to the car's suspension have been designed to...

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Volvo hybrid XC90 qualifies for UK plug-…

16-07-2015 Hits:177 Car Reviews and News

Volvo hybrid XC90 qualifies for UK plug-in grant

That means the new XC90 is now available with an on-road price of £54,955 including the PICG. The Plug in Car Grant has a designed criteria to encourage manufactures to...

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Nissan X-Trail gets new frugal engine

15-07-2015 Hits:175 Car Reviews and News

Nissan X-Trail gets new frugal engine

The introduction of the new DIG-T 163 engine simultaneously reduces the X-Trail's entry price to £21,995 - £1,460 lower than the current dCi 130 entry grade model.Available to order now,...

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Kelly Brook stars in Hyundai i20 short c…

14-07-2015 Hits:189 Car Reviews and News

Kelly Brook stars in Hyundai i20 short comedy

Showcasing the new i20 hatchback and the i20 Coupe, the film is the fifth installment of the 'Honest Series'. The latest episode features hapless Hyundai car salesman, George who, as...

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Volvo completes Polestar takeover

14-07-2015 Hits:217 Car Reviews and News

Volvo completes Polestar takeover

Having worked together for many years, Polestar will now be used as the model name for special high performance Volvos. Polestar will also, in future, utilise Volvo's twin engine electrification...

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Volkswagen reveals new Passat GTE plug-i…

14-07-2015 Hits:184 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen reveals new Passat GTE plug-in hybrid

Following the Golf GTE, the new hybrid Passat is available in Saloon and Estate variants. Adding zero-emission to a long-distance touring car, VW describes the Passat GTE as a car...

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Ford EcoSport gets new upgrades

13-07-2015 Hits:193 Car Reviews and News

Ford EcoSport gets new upgrades

Customers can now specify the compact SUV without the rear-mounted spare wheel, while interior improvements include standard partial leather seats for Titanium models and additional chrome detailing. Driving dynamics have...

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Honda sets Guinness World Record for fue…

13-07-2015 Hits:183 Car Reviews and News

Honda sets Guinness World Record for fuel efficiency

Averaging 100.31 miles per gallon in a 8,387 mile drive, the record was set in a Honda Civic Tourer 1.6 i-DTEC. Behind the wheel for the entire journey were two...

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Mitsubishi ASX revamped for 2015

13-07-2015 Hits:214 Car Reviews and News

Mitsubishi ASX revamped for 2015

Exterior design changes add two-tone 18" alloy wheels and 'more dynamic looking wheel arches' on the mid and high specification models, giving the exterior a 'fresh new look'. Widespread updates...

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Volkswagen develops Golf for the racetra…

10-07-2015 Hits:251 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen develops Golf for the racetrack

The production-based Golf is a 330 PS concept car, assembled in accordance with TCR regulations and is intended to help Volkswagen evaluate a potential customer racing programme from the 2016...

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Citroen revamps C5 range

10-07-2015 Hits:234 Car Reviews and News

Citroen revamps C5 range

New, clean and efficient BlueHDi 150 S&S manual 6-speed and BlueHDi 180 S&S EAT 6-speed Euro6-compliant engines have been added while Citroen says the style and technology of both tourers...

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Ian Fleming's Bentley R-Type Continental…

10-07-2015 Hits:211 Car Reviews and News

Ian Fleming's Bentley R-Type Continental up for auction

Finished by renowned British coachbuilder H.J. Mulliner, the R-Type Continental Fastback was built in extremely limited numbers. These high-performance grand touring cars attracted an elite clientele that included royalty, celebrities,...

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Toyota Mirai hydrogen car sets new recor…

09-07-2015 Hits:248 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Mirai hydrogen car sets new record

Instead of using petrol however, the car runs on electricity created on demand by hydrogen fuel and oxygen. The only emission produced by this process is water vapour.The Mirai achieved...

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John McEnroe Chauffeurs Wimbledon fans i…

09-07-2015 Hits:264 Car Reviews and News

John McEnroe Chauffeurs Wimbledon fans in Jaguar XE

Three-time Wimbledon winner McEnroe plays the role of The Secret Chauffeur in Jaguar's #FeelWimbledon video, surprising fans Tom Payne and Nick Webb, who were selected to take part in the...

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Budget signals road tax rise

09-07-2015 Hits:269 Car Reviews and News

Budget signals road tax rise

The road tax system will be revised with a flat rate of £140 for most cars, except in the first year when tax will remain linked to the CO2 emissions...

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Warranty Direct names top ten eco cars

08-07-2015 Hits:224 Car Reviews and News

Warranty Direct names top ten eco cars

That's according to research carried out by Warranty Direct, after devising a top ten list of the most reliable used 'eco' cars aged three years or older. Those that offer...

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MINI launch Countryman Business model

08-07-2015 Hits:198 Car Reviews and News

MINI launch Countryman Business model

The launch of the new business edition Countryman means corporate customers will now have the option of a model which includes the brand's all-wheel drive system, MINI ALL4, for the...

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Miami Vice Ferrari Testarossa up for auc…

08-07-2015 Hits:213 Car Reviews and News

Miami Vice Ferrari Testarossa up for auction

The 1986 Ferrari Testarossa driven by Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs as they fought the underworld of Miami was one of the quintessential poster cars that found itself plastered on...

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Renault reveals new Talisman saloon

07-07-2015 Hits:220 Car Reviews and News

Renault reveals new Talisman saloon

The French brand says the Talisman features a combination of 'assertive styling with sleek, elegant lines' as well as a spacious cabin with 'ample room' for all occupants while also...

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Vauxhall Insignia adds 1.6 Whisper Diese…

07-07-2015 Hits:214 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall Insignia adds 1.6 Whisper Diesel

The new version of the mid-size turbo engine replaces the current 2.0-litre units and was developed. says Vauxhall, to deliver "exemplary responsiveness and low consumption with exceptional running smoothness".The 1.6...

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Honda confirms new HR-V pricing and spec

07-07-2015 Hits:208 Car Reviews and News

Honda confirms new HR-V pricing and spec

That's for the entry-level S grade petrol model, rising to £24,945 for the flagship EX diesel. The all-new HR-V blends coupe looks with the 'tough, solid stance' of a robust...

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New Jaguar F-Pace breaks cover

06-07-2015 Hits:200 Car Reviews and News

New Jaguar F-Pace breaks cover

The F-Pace shed its hard camouflage for the first time - in front of an estimated live audience of one million people, with over two billion more estimated to have...

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New Fiat 500 revealed

06-07-2015 Hits:202 Car Reviews and News

New Fiat 500 revealed

Although the bodywork remains largely the same, there are subtle revisions to the front including new lamps, grilles, chrome brightwork and LED daytime running lights, while at the rear, new...

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Jeep Renegade showcars in Montreux

06-07-2015 Hits:198 Car Reviews and News

Jeep Renegade showcars in Montreux

From July 4 and for the duration of the festival, the Renegade-based showcars, created by Garage Italia Customs - the latest project of former Fiat Marketing Manager, Lapo Elkann -...

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Rare Aston DB6 Volante up for auction

03-07-2015 Hits:302 Car Reviews and News

Rare Aston DB6 Volante up for auction

One of just 29 ever made, it is believed to be the final such Volante Vantage built. Chassis number DBVC-3738R has been in the same ownership since 1981, and is...

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Exclusive Bentleys inspired by Breitling…

03-07-2015 Hits:277 Car Reviews and News

Exclusive Bentleys inspired by Breitling Jets

Limited to just seven cars, each is inspired by one of the seven Breitling Jets, commemorating their forthcoming grand tour across the United States and Canada. Bentley's Mulliner division has...

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Spanish exotica set for Salon Prive

03-07-2015 Hits:272 Car Reviews and News

Spanish exotica set for Salon Prive

Bespoke car manufacturer Tramontana will launch its hypercar, Tramontana R. A choice of two engines - a V12 Twin Turbo or a V10 - provide two performance options, and each...

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First Lotus Evora 400 leaves factory

02-07-2015 Hits:292 Car Reviews and News

First Lotus Evora 400 leaves factory

Finished in a metallic black, the first Lotus Evora 400 is destined to be a promotion car. The new Evora 400 laps the Lotus test track at Hethel six seconds...

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smart 'forrail' debuts on track

02-07-2015 Hits:274 Car Reviews and News

smart 'forrail' debuts on track

The smart forfour is described by the Mercedes-owned brand as the 'ultimate commuting machine' yet as it is reliant on roads, smart admits the train has an obvious advantage in...

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Kia adds 'Chilli' Picanto models

02-07-2015 Hits:317 Car Reviews and News

Kia adds 'Chilli' Picanto models

The Chilli variants are part of the Picanto Originals series, which Kia describes as a 'rolling programme of high-specification, value-priced models' changed at frequent intervals to offer buyers something out...

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Nissan adds Acenta+ to LEAF range

01-07-2015 Hits:310 Car Reviews and News

Nissan adds Acenta+ to LEAF range

With the LEAF range expanding to four trim grades, the new model slots in between the Acenta and range-topping Tekna and features a 'significant specification boost' over the standard model....

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Peugeot reveals new 2008 Urban Cross edi…

01-07-2015 Hits:282 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot reveals new 2008 Urban Cross edition

Based on the Active badge level, but benefitting from an enhanced specification, the Urban Cross is available in either the 1.2-litre PureTech 110hp S&S with 108g/km of CO2 or 1.6-litre...

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Kia unveils Sportage Axis limited Editio…

01-07-2015 Hits:308 Car Reviews and News

Kia unveils Sportage Axis limited Edition

The special edition SUV has been styled and equipped 'to provide retail and fleet customers with many of the features of a high-grade Sportage for a mid-range price'.Available with a...

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Hyundai confirms all-new Tucson pricing

30-06-2015 Hits:286 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai confirms all-new Tucson pricing

The £18,695 is for the entry level S trim, which includes standard features such as: DAB digital radio with MP3 compatibility; Bluetooth connectivity, with USB and AUX connections; 16" alloy...

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New Audi A4 Saloon and Avant

30-06-2015 Hits:290 Car Reviews and News

New Audi A4 Saloon and Avant

The new Audi A4 and A4 Avant will launch with seven engines - three TFSI and four TDI. Their power output has increased 'significantly' and ranges from 150PS to 272PS,...

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Lotus reveals quickest production road c…

30-06-2015 Hits:307 Car Reviews and News

Lotus reveals quickest production road car ever

Designed as an 'uncompromised manifestation of the Lotus spirit', the new car is focused on providing an undiluted driving experience. Working on the concept of less is more the 3-Eleven...

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Subaru confirms Levorg sport tourer for …

29-06-2015 Hits:352 Car Reviews and News

Subaru confirms Levorg sport tourer for the UK

The new model, which made its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March, will be called Levorg GT in the UK, having been launched in its Japanese home...

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Mercedes A-Class facelift for 2015

29-06-2015 Hits:359 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes A-Class facelift for 2015

The German brand describes the restyled A-Class as featuring a 'more arrow-shaped front bumper' with a diamond grille, new LED High Performance headlamps (as optional extras - standard for A...

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Nelson Piquet Jr. wins inaugural Formula…

29-06-2015 Hits:341 Car Reviews and News

Nelson Piquet Jr. wins inaugural Formula E Championship

The Brazilian took the title at the end of the London ePrix day, despite finishing 7th. Englishman Sam Bird won the race, taking his second win of the season in...

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2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed underway

26-06-2015 Hits:359 Car Reviews and News

2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed underway

The Earl drove Mazda's all-new MX-5 up the iconic 1.16-mile Hillclimb course as part of Goodwood's Moving Motor Show on the eve of this years show. Mazda has chosen the...

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Nissan launches Juke-R 2.0

26-06-2015 Hits:368 Car Reviews and News

Nissan launches Juke-R 2.0

Marrying the Juke with the engine and running gear from the Nissan GT-R, the upgraded 2.0 Juke-R features even more power and bolder styling.The Juke-R 2.0 will be at Goodwood...

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Prost-themed McLaren P1 set for Goodwood

26-06-2015 Hits:346 Car Reviews and News

Prost-themed McLaren P1 set for Goodwood

The bespoke arm of McLaren Automotive has prepared models from each of the Sports Series, Super Series and Ultimate Series - the three newly-announced model tiers. Each of these celebrate...

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Alfa Romeo Giulia revealed

25-06-2015 Hits:386 Car Reviews and News

Alfa Romeo Giulia revealed

The Giulia's proportions are said to have evolved from its all-new, rear-wheel drive architecture (all-wheel drive will also be available). With the engine and major mechanical components arranged between the...

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Toyota adds new GT86 Blanco special edit…

25-06-2015 Hits:382 Car Reviews and News

Toyota adds new GT86 Blanco special edition

True to its name, the new Blanco is finished in GT White Pearl pearlescent paint with contrasting sports decals in a combination of red and grey. A stripe runs up...

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New MINI Clubman unveiled

25-06-2015 Hits:385 Car Reviews and News

New MINI Clubman unveiled

Described as offering the 'highest level of everyday practicality, versatility and ride comfort ever seen in a MINI' the new model comes with four doors as well as the characteristic...

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Formula E set for London finale

24-06-2015 Hits:415 Car Reviews and News

Formula E set for London finale

In the heart of Battersea Park, the double-header will see six drivers fight to become the first Champion of the category. Among the contenders, the two members of the e.dams-Renault...

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Ferrari California Tailor Made for Goodw…

24-06-2015 Hits:376 Car Reviews and News

Ferrari California Tailor Made for Goodwood

Inspired by the colours of Polo and Horse racing, Ferrari says the California T "encapsulates the ethos of personalisation", with a Bianco Italia three-layer exterior with a double-asymmetric stripe in...

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Aston Martin unveils ultimate DB9

24-06-2015 Hits:392 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin unveils ultimate DB9

Fitted with an uprated 6.0-litre V12 engine which pumps out 547 PS, the DB9 GT is set to make its public debut as part of Aston Martin's presence at this...

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Classic and modern BMWs head to Goodwood

23-06-2015 Hits:446 Car Reviews and News

Classic and modern BMWs head to Goodwood

Visitors will be able to get a close up look at a variety of BMW models from the present and the past, including the most recently upgraded 3 Series, the...

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Nissan unveils Global Green Program 2016

23-06-2015 Hits:432 Car Reviews and News

Nissan unveils Global Green Program 2016

Following the data collected by the car manufacturer they showed that the 41,100 pure electric Nissan LEAFs driven in Europe have already prevented the emission of just under 50 million...

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Maserati and Millar mark maiden Moving M…

23-06-2015 Hits:429 Car Reviews and News

Maserati and Millar mark maiden Moving Motor Show

The stunt, in keeping with Goodwood's theme for this year's Festival of Speed - Flat-out and Fearless; Racing on the Edge - was set up to celebrate Maserati's debut at...

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Unique Land Rover 'Defender 2,000,000' t…

22-06-2015 Hits:367 Car Reviews and News

Unique Land Rover 'Defender 2,000,000' to be auctioned

In December 2015, collectors and Defender fans will be given the opportunity to own this unique piece of Land Rover's history when it is auctioned by Bonhams. Reflecting the Defender's...

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Citroen DS 5 pricing confirmed

22-06-2015 Hits:373 Car Reviews and News

Citroen DS 5 pricing confirmed

Described as 'defined by its avant-garde styling' the new the DS 5 'embodies all the attributes of present and future DS vehicles'. Introducing the brand's stand-alone identity, the flagship model...

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Toyota Land Cruiser upgraded with new en…

22-06-2015 Hits:387 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Land Cruiser upgraded with new engine and equipment

The three and five-door Land Cruiser both now feature the new 2.8-litre D-4D unit, which replaces the current 3.0-litre engine. Toyota says the focus is on 'improved driveability' with better...

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New DS 5 pricing confirmed

22-06-2015 Hits:398 Car Reviews and News

New DS 5 pricing confirmed

Introducing the brand's stand-alone identity, the flagship model will launch in the UK on Wednesday 1 July with a new front end design, new DS Automobiles branding, a range of...

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Volkswagen confirms Caddy Van pricing

19-06-2015 Hits:381 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen confirms Caddy Van pricing

With order books opening later this month, and first UK customer deliveries starting in September, the 2015 Caddy range features new technology, comfort, convenience and safety innovations as well as...

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Mercedes GLC on sale in UK

19-06-2015 Hits:408 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes GLC on sale in UK

Replacing the GLK, which was only available in left-hand drive markets, the GLC features an all-new design with upgraded technology and efficiency, resulting in fuel consumption reductions of up to...

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Infiniti Q30 set for Frankfurt debut

19-06-2015 Hits:368 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti Q30 set for Frankfurt debut

Two years after the Q30 Concept debuted at the 2013 Frankfurt show, the production version of the 'segment-spanning' compact car is currently going through validation and tuning in Europe.At the...

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Bentley adds Beluga to Flying Spur

18-06-2015 Hits:504 Car Reviews and News

Bentley adds Beluga to Flying Spur

Featuring 20-inch Black and Bright machined alloy wheels, a gloss black radiator matrix and a body-coloured lower grille bar, the Beluga specification is said to afford the Flying Spur a...

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Four new Jaguars for Goodwood

18-06-2015 Hits:488 Car Reviews and News

Four new Jaguars for Goodwood

The world premiere of the enhanced Jaguar XJ range on the Jaguar Land Rover stand will be marked by the debut appearance of a very special version of the flagship...

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Peugeot 308 GTi to debut at Goodwood

18-06-2015 Hits:490 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot 308 GTi to debut at Goodwood

Powered by a 1.6-litre THP Stop&Start (S&S) petrol engine and developed by Peugeot Sport, the GTi will be available in two versions with outputs of 250hp and 270hp.Both versions develop...

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Vauxhall Astra prices confirmed

17-06-2015 Hits:527 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall Astra prices confirmed

The new model, built at the Vauxhall plant in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, will feature a simplified range which includes Design, Tech Line, Energy, SRi and Elite.There are also Satellite Navigation...

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Revamped Jaguar XJ revealed

17-06-2015 Hits:542 Car Reviews and News

Revamped Jaguar XJ revealed

There are subtle changes to the exterior design, accentuated by full LED headlights, while the interior gets new materials such as semi-aniline leather and inlay veneers.The new InControl Touch Pro...

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DS Automobiles at Goodwood Festival

17-06-2015 Hits:516 Car Reviews and News

DS Automobiles at Goodwood Festival

Making its first UK public appearance will be the New DS 5 - the flagship of the range and the first car to feature full DS Automobiles branding throughout. It...

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Clio Renaultsport 220 Trophy pricing con…

16-06-2015 Hits:485 Car Reviews and News

Clio Renaultsport 220 Trophy pricing confirmed

Unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show in March, the 220 Trophy delivers 220hp for £220 less than £22k (£21,780) and is aimed squarely, says Renault, at track-day enthusiasts and...

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Infiniti brings design studio to Goodwoo…

16-06-2015 Hits:516 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti brings design studio to Goodwood

Infiniti designers' latest concept models - two of them never seen in the UK before and all of them previewing cars confirmed to enter production - will take centre stage...

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GKN develops all- new Hybrid system for …

16-06-2015 Hits:499 Car Reviews and News

GKN develops all- new Hybrid system for Audi Sport

Audi driver André Lotterer set a new record lap time of 3m 17.47swith GKN's technology on board.In collaboration with Audi Sport, GKN developed a new generation of its Gyrodrive flywheel...

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Alpine Concept unveiled at Le Mans

15-06-2015 Hits:451 Car Reviews and News

Alpine Concept unveiled at Le Mans

Inspired by Alpine's motorsport heritage, the compact sports car takes the form of a two-seater coupe with sleek lines, finished in a deep blue colour scheme. This same blue -...

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Porsche claims victory at Le Mans 24 Hou…

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Porsche claims victory at Le Mans 24 Hours

Drivers Earl Bamber (NZ), Nico Hulkenberg (GER) and Nick Tandy (GB) took the win in their Porsche 919 Hybrid exactly 45 years after Porsche's first overall win at La Sarthe...

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Volkswagen adds BlueMotion Passat models

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Volkswagen adds BlueMotion Passat models

Featuring a modified version of the Passat's entry-level 1.6-litre TDI 120 PS engine with SCR, both saloon and estate versions return 76.3 mpg and emit 95 g/km of carbon dioxide.Maximum...

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One-off Maserati Boomerang up for auctio…

12-06-2015 Hits:451 Car Reviews and News

One-off Maserati Boomerang up for auction

Described as a signature concept car of the 1970s, the Maserati Boomerang was a one-off prototype unlike anything seen before. Using geometric shapes and ruler straight lines, its angular style...

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Volkswagen Passat claims Tow Car title

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Volkswagen Passat claims Tow Car title

The awards are judged by a team including staff from Practical Caravan magazine, What Car? and the technical department at The Camping and Caravanning Club.Each car goes through a series...

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Volvo's standard safety kit cuts insuran…

12-06-2015 Hits:435 Car Reviews and News

Volvo's standard safety kit cuts insurance claims

The scientific study was based on real-life accumulated insurance claims data from the Swedish insurers If and Volvia, which covers over 160,000 vehicle years in traffic. Unlike police or emergency...

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300 jobs created for production of Infin…

11-06-2015 Hits:518 Car Reviews and News

300 jobs created for production of Infiniti Q30

Representing a £250 million investment in the UK, plant extensions totalling over 25,000 m2 have already been added to the existing facilities in Sunderland, including a new Body Shop and...

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All-new BMW 7 Series unveiled

11-06-2015 Hits:553 Car Reviews and News

All-new BMW 7 Series unveiled

Claiming new standards for lightweight design, driving dynamics, comfort, intelligent connectivity and operating systems, BMW says that the new 7 Series complements the classic attributes of high-end saloons, such as...

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New website searches used car recalls

11-06-2015 Hits:540 Car Reviews and News

New website searches used car recalls

The new consumer-facing web portal will also direct them to their nearest dealer so that any necessary remedial work can be carried out as quickly as possible.The Vehicle Safety Recall...

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MINI JCW at the Moving Motor Show

10-06-2015 Hits:530 Car Reviews and News

MINI JCW at the Moving Motor Show

Sporting the most powerful engine ever for a road-going MINI, show-goers will be able to experience the 231bhp John Cooper Works on the Goodwood Hillclimb route accompanied by a professional...

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Trailblazing Cars at Coventry Transport …

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Trailblazing Cars at Coventry Transport Museum

The Ferrari F40 was the fastest and most expensive Ferrari of its time and the first road-legal production car to break the 200mph barrier, while the Porsche 911 has been...

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UK debut for Lotus Evora 400 at Motorexp…

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UK debut for Lotus Evora 400 at Motorexpo

The new Lotus is joined by the Exige S Club Racer, with a Lotus Exige S Roadster available for test drives on the roads around Canary Wharf.Jean-Marc Gales, Chief Executive...

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UK debut for Aston Martin Vantage GT12 a…

09-06-2015 Hits:518 Car Reviews and News

UK debut for Aston Martin Vantage GT12 at Goodwood

Described as the most performance-focused, road-going Vantage ever, the lightweight special edition features a 6-litre V12 engine producing 600PS, to bridge the gap between road and track driving.Only 100 of...

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Nissan adds 7-seater e-NV200

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Nissan adds 7-seater e-NV200

Nissan claims the new model to be the world's first pure electric seven seater, and that its introduction is in response to interest from fleet operators and customers with larger...

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Subaru backs pet crash safety tests

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Subaru backs pet crash safety tests

With research indicating that 56 per cent of American pet owners are travelling with their pets and one in five admit to travelling with a pet in their lap, Subaru...

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Lexus GS F set for dynamic debut at Good…

08-06-2015 Hits:525 Car Reviews and News

Lexus GS F set for dynamic debut at Goodwood

The latest Lexus to carry the marque's F performance designation will give a first European demonstration of its speed and handling on Goodwood's famous hillclimb course, with Toyota Gazoo Racing...

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Aston Martin unveils Le Mans art car

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Aston Martin unveils Le Mans art car

Rehberger is renowned for his abstract art and optical effects that distort perception and has received numerous international prizes and awards, including the Golden Lion for best artist at the...

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Driving licence drops paper counterpart

08-06-2015 Hits:516 Car Reviews and News

Driving licence drops paper counterpart

This change is set to save motorists millions of pounds as last year alone, the DVLA replaced some 445,000 counterparts because drivers had lost them, charging £20 for each one...

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Nissan creates electric party van

05-06-2015 Hits:502 Car Reviews and News

Nissan creates electric party van

Nissan has transformed its all-electric e-NV200 into a party on wheels.The vehicle - called the PART e-VAN and powered by the 100% electric e-NV200 - will be in Berlin for...

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Facelifted Seat Ibiza to make UK debut a…

05-06-2015 Hits:508 Car Reviews and News

Facelifted Seat Ibiza to make UK debut at Goodwood

Set for showroom launch in September, the new model has been updated, showcasing enhanced performance and efficiency, improved dynamics and innovative technology. One of its most headline-grabbing features being its...

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Ford Mustang heads for Moving Motor Show

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Ford Mustang heads for Moving Motor Show

Ford will be out in force at Goodwood's Moving Motor Show, with a host of new models including the much-anticipated new Mustang and Focus RS set to make an appearance...

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Motorexpo returns to Canary Wharf

04-06-2015 Hits:611 Car Reviews and News

Motorexpo returns to Canary Wharf

Now in its 20th year, the London Motorexpo (www.motorexpo.com) is expected to attract over 410,000 visitors from June 8 to June 14 - including 1992 Formula One World Champion Nigel...

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Renault confirms prices and spec for Kad…

04-06-2015 Hits:556 Car Reviews and News

Renault confirms prices and spec for Kadjar crossover

Revealed at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2015, the C-segment crossover will line up alongside Renault's B-segment contender, the Captur.An 18-version line-up is based on four trim levels -...

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All-new BMW X1 revealed

04-06-2015 Hits:575 Car Reviews and News

All-new BMW X1 revealed

Described by BMW as a Sports Activity Vehicle, but more widely recognised as a crossover SUV, the second generation X1 gets new styling, new engines and the latest comfort, safety...

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Volkswagen opens order books for updated…

03-06-2015 Hits:537 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen opens order books for updated Sharan

The seven-seat people-carrier features an improved specification as well as a range of EU6 compliant engines which are up to 15 per cent more efficient than those they replace.The current...

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