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Volvo reveals Cross Country pricing and …

24-04-2015 Hits:61 Car Reviews and News

Volvo reveals Cross Country pricing and spec

Available to order now, the S60 Cross Country is available in two engines and one specification level, the D4 FWD Cross Country Lux Nav costing £33,695 and D4 AWD Geartronic...

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DHL to deliver to your Audi's boot

24-04-2015 Hits:63 Car Reviews and News

DHL to deliver to your Audi's boot

The new pilot project - 'Audi connect easy delivery' - allows Amazon customers to select their Audi as the shipping address for online orders - with DHL providing the dispatching...

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All-new Mazda MX-5 to start at £18…

24-04-2015 Hits:79 Car Reviews and News

All-new Mazda MX-5 to start at £18k

Making its UK debut at the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed, the rear-wheel drive roadster features 50:50 weight distribution, more comfort and technology and what Mazda describes as a 'superior...

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Suzuki Vitara scores 5 stars for safety

23-04-2015 Hits:77 Car Reviews and News

Suzuki Vitara scores 5 stars for safety

It is also the first compact SUV to earn five stars in the more rigorous 2015 Euro NCAP testing programme, having been awarded high scores in all four areas of...

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MG3 makes Top 10 for customer satisfacti…

23-04-2015 Hits:84 Car Reviews and News

MG3 makes Top 10 for customer satisfaction

After last year's success, which saw the MG6 awarded 'best handling' and MG voted as third best manufacturer, the British brand has proven its well deserved place on the road.The...

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Audi begins production of water-based di…

23-04-2015 Hits:78 Car Reviews and News

Audi begins production of water-based diesel

After just four months, the research facility in Dresden started producing its first batches of diesel fuel a few days ago. The energy technology corporation sunfire is Audi's project partner...

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Volvo debuts Lounge Console in Shanghai

22-04-2015 Hits:77 Car Reviews and News

Volvo debuts Lounge Console in Shanghai

Taking executive in-car luxury 'to a new level', the concept offers chauffeur-driven clients what Volvo calls 'the ultimate executive accessory' - a compact and versatile solution to expanded storage and...

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SsangYong adds range-topping Rexton W EL…

22-04-2015 Hits:82 Car Reviews and News

SsangYong adds range-topping Rexton W ELX

The five-seat Rexton W ELX benefits from a number of significant enhancements over the EX model, including a new luxurious beige/grey leather interior with seats, door trims and matching carpets,...

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Pop star Foxes teams up with Citroen

22-04-2015 Hits:89 Car Reviews and News

Pop star Foxes teams up with Citroen

The Grammy Award winning artist will be taught by Noel Gaughan, driving instructor to the stars. Having taught Adele and Niall Horan from One Direction, he will help Foxes as...

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Lexus RX to get turbo power

21-04-2015 Hits:92 Car Reviews and News

Lexus RX to get turbo power

The RX 200t, presented at the Shanghai Auto show, will be powered by the in-line four-cylinder engine first deployed in the NX range. The unit features VVT-iW intelligent/wide variable valve-timing,...

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Infiniti Q70L Bespoke Edition revealed i…

21-04-2015 Hits:92 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti Q70L Bespoke Edition revealed in Shanghai

The special version of the production Q70L, with a 150 mm longer wheelbase, features four luxurious seats wrapped in white quilted leather, transforming the cabin into a 'cosseting space' says...

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Barn find Jaguar E-Type up for grabs

21-04-2015 Hits:102 Car Reviews and News

Barn find Jaguar E-Type up for grabs

The dust covered car has been used so little it has covered just over 7,700 miles from new and remains essentially as delivered from the Coventry factory. All the interior...

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Jaguar serves up transport for Wimbledon

21-04-2015 Hits:87 Car Reviews and News

Jaguar serves up transport for Wimbledon

Jaguar and Land Rover will supply 170 luxury and high performance vehicles to support tournament operations. The new Jaguar XE and XF, as well as XF Sportbrake and XJ models...

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Land Rover production hits 6-million mar…

20-04-2015 Hits:84 Car Reviews and News

Land Rover production hits 6-million mark

Taking centre stage on the Land Rover stand at the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show, the landmark Range Rover - a Yulong White Range Rover LWB Vogue SE - was fitted...

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Mercedes GLC Coupe concept revealed in S…

20-04-2015 Hits:90 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes GLC Coupe concept revealed in Shanghai

Providing a glimpse of forthcoming new models for the off-road segment, the sporty show car carries the idea of the GLE Coupe over into a more compact segment.The concept combines...

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McLaren 540C Coupe unveiled

20-04-2015 Hits:101 Car Reviews and News

McLaren 540C Coupe unveiled

The 540C Coupe joins the recently revealed 570S Coupe in the Sports Series, bringing the number of new McLarens launched in 2015 to four.Priced from £126,000, the 540C Coupe is...

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Ford unveils new Vignale Mondeo

17-04-2015 Hits:122 Car Reviews and News

Ford unveils new Vignale Mondeo

The first model to be introduced as part of its luxury Vignale brand, each car is hand-finished by a dedicated team at Ford's new Vignale Centre in Valencia. Only when...

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Audi reveals prologue allroad

17-04-2015 Hits:115 Car Reviews and News

Audi reveals prologue allroad

The five-door hybrid show car was revealed in China at Auto Shanghai. Featuring a more raised body and tougher stance the new emphasis provides a glimpse into the brand's design...

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Volkswagen Scirocco GTS debuts in Shangh…

17-04-2015 Hits:137 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Scirocco GTS debuts in Shanghai

Powered by a 220 PS, 2.0-litre TSI engine, which shares its design genes with the engine of the Golf GTI, the turbocharged direct-injection petrol unit catapults the Scirocco GTS -...

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New Volkswagen Transporter Van unveiled

16-04-2015 Hits:137 Car Reviews and News

New Volkswagen Transporter Van unveiled

Updated key technical features offer better safety, improved comfort and convenience and greater driving dynamics in combination with improved fuel economy. Launched in Europe 65 years ago, right-hand drive versions...

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Range Rover Evoque to start at 30k

16-04-2015 Hits:113 Car Reviews and News

Range Rover Evoque to start at 30k

Available with a range of new design features and technologies that deliver better efficiency, lower running costs and an enhanced ownership experience, new for 2016 Model Year, is the four-cylinder...

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Peugeot reveals 308 R HYbrid

16-04-2015 Hits:133 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot reveals 308 R HYbrid

Engineered by Peugeot's in-house racing division, the car's plug-in petrol hybrid powertrain offers a 0-62mph time of 4.0 seconds, yet still has low CO2 emissions of 70g/km.The 308 R HYbrid...

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SEAT revamps Alhambra MPV

16-04-2015 Hits:113 Car Reviews and News

SEAT revamps Alhambra MPV

The Alhambra has been refreshed with a modified front grille which features the new brand logo, along with new rear lights with LED technology display and new wheel designs. The...

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Order books open for Volkswagen Golf Est…

15-04-2015 Hits:144 Car Reviews and News

Order books open for Volkswagen Golf Estates

Set for first deliveries in August, the R and GTD Estates feature all the attributes of their hatchback counterparts with like for like trims, but bootspace is increased from 380...

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Dacia launches Duster Commercial LCV

15-04-2015 Hits:119 Car Reviews and News

Dacia launches Duster Commercial LCV

The new Duster Commercial models - available in 4x2 and 4x4 guises - have been created at the specific request of Dacia UK and Dacia Ireland, where car-derived vans account...

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Vauxhall reveals new Corsa VXR

15-04-2015 Hits:115 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall reveals new Corsa VXR

The 'ultra-powerful' hot-hatch has received 'significant revisions in technology' say Vauxhall, and is powered by a 205PS 1.6-litre turbocharged engine, with up to 280Nm of torque. 0-60mph takes 6.5 seconds...

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Facelifted Kia Picanto on sale

14-04-2015 Hits:141 Car Reviews and News

Facelifted Kia Picanto on sale

The upgraded version of the compact car features a comprehensive package of styling, re-engineering and specification revisions and a new trim grade, SR7, which replaces the former VR7 model and...

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Volkswagen unveils new GTI Supersport

14-04-2015 Hits:143 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen unveils new GTI Supersport

The GTI Supersport is equipped with a 503 HP VR6 TSI engine coupled with a seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox (DSG). The design of this digital supercar combines the Volkswagen...

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Mazda KODO design unveiled at Milan Desi…

14-04-2015 Hits:146 Car Reviews and News

Mazda KODO design unveiled at Milan Design Week

Mazda has chosen two 'Soul of Motion'-inspired creations to showcase at its recently opened Mazda Design Space in the Brera Design District Fuorisalone.The Bike and Sofa by KODO Concept will...

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MINI reveals Augmented Vision goggles

13-04-2015 Hits:133 Car Reviews and News

MINI reveals Augmented Vision goggles

Described as 'the shape of things to come', the new glasses use 'see-through technology' allowing the AR (Augmented Reality) eyewear to show relevant information in the driver's direct field of...

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Hyundai tests upgraded i20 WRC car

13-04-2015 Hits:133 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai tests upgraded i20 WRC car

The current Hyundai i20 WRC will run throughout the rest of the 2015 season, however a recent four-day test in Spain saw the roll out of an upgraded version of...

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Jaguar begins production of new XE

13-04-2015 Hits:150 Car Reviews and News

Jaguar begins production of new XE

Marking another milestone in its 70 year history it welcomed the Jaguar brand to the site for the first time. Officially opening its state-of-the-art £500m 'factory within a factory' production...

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Lexus ES to debut in Shanghai

13-04-2015 Hits:145 Car Reviews and News

Lexus ES to debut in Shanghai

Set for a global reveal at Auto Shanghai 2015, the new Lexus ES luxury sedan occupies 'a unique and important position' for Lexus in the luxury sedan segment. Featuring 'elegant...

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Peugeot sends Food Truck concept to Mila…

10-04-2015 Hits:150 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot sends Food Truck concept to Milan

Dubbed 'Le Bistrot du Lion', the restaurant on wheels will take centre stage on the Peugeot stand at the 2015 Milan Design Week, starting on 14 April.It accommodates 30 people,...

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Isuzu launches range-topping D-Max Blade

10-04-2015 Hits:143 Car Reviews and News

Isuzu launches range-topping D-Max Blade

Following the success of last year's special edition model, Isuzu has confirmed the Blade model will be a permanent flagship in the D-Max premium pick-up range. Isuzu says the special...

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SsangYong Tivoli pricing announced

10-04-2015 Hits:152 Car Reviews and News

SsangYong Tivoli pricing announced

With seven airbags across the range, and a 5 year limitless mileage warranty the range comprises of three main models - SE, EX and ELX, while for those who want...

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FIA approves new Skoda Fabia R 5 rally c…

10-04-2015 Hits:155 Car Reviews and News

FIA approves new Skoda Fabia R 5 rally car

Skoda's new high-tech rally car, in compliance with FIA regulations, is equipped with a 1.6-litre turbo engine. Furthermore, the new four-wheel drive car also features a five-speed sequential gearbox and...

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MG6 upgraded for 2015

09-04-2015 Hits:164 Car Reviews and News

MG6 upgraded for 2015

From the front the new MG6 looks 'sharper' with a new front graphic including new lamps, grille, lower vent, and LED daytime running lights framed by a new feature line....

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Shell and Gordon Murray plan new city ca…

09-04-2015 Hits:183 Car Reviews and News

Shell and Gordon Murray plan new city car

Power will come from engine specialist Osamu Goto, who will co-engineer the efficient car for city use based around the internal combustion engine. The Shell car is scheduled to be...

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Tesla adds all-wheel drive Model S

09-04-2015 Hits:208 Car Reviews and News

Tesla adds all-wheel drive Model S

The Model S 70D includes dual motor all-wheel drive technology, an estimated NEDC 275 miles of range, a 0-60mph time just north of five seconds and a top speed of...

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New Citroen Aircross concept set for Sha…

08-04-2015 Hits:158 Car Reviews and News

New Citroen Aircross concept set for Shanghai

Based on the C4 Cactus, the Aircross concept SUV includes a new design with 'Alloy Bumps' and 'Air Signs'. Finished in a vibrant orange-red paintwork 'to symbolise energy and serenity',...

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Vauxhall VIVA prices to start under &pou…

08-04-2015 Hits:165 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall VIVA prices to start under £8k

The VIVA range consists of two trim levels: SE and SL, with Air Con and ecoFLEX versions of the former giving customers a choice of four models (SE, SE Air...

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Rolls-Royce Cullinan test mule hits publ…

08-04-2015 Hits:154 Car Reviews and News

Rolls-Royce Cullinan test mule hits public roads

In an open letter on 18 February this year, Rolls-Royce gave an undertaking to inform stakeholders of the project's progress and these photographs show the development vehicle which will be...

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New HGV Speed limit split opinion

07-04-2015 Hits:166 Car Reviews and News

New HGV Speed limit split opinion

The change to HGV speed limit 'will improve road safety for all road users' says the Freight Transport Association (FTA). The increase - implemented on Monday 6 April - was...

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Toyota unveils first RAV4 Hybrid

07-04-2015 Hits:161 Car Reviews and News

Toyota unveils first RAV4 Hybrid

The new RAV4 Hybrid's powertrain combines a 2.5-litre petrol engine and an electric motor, with an additional motor powering the rear axle to deliver electronic all-wheel drive. As well as...

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Hyundai Enduro concept unveiled in Seoul

07-04-2015 Hits:186 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai Enduro concept unveiled in Seoul

Described as an Urban Crossover Utility vehicle, the design concept features a 'rugged, versatile yet sophisticated form language' says Hyundai.The new concept, which takes its name from the word Endurance,...

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All-new Lexus RX makes world debut

02-04-2015 Hits:187 Car Reviews and News

All-new Lexus RX makes world debut

The new front end features a spindle grille design with a chrome-finished border, triple L-shaped LED headlamps and redesigned fog lights.In side view, the sharp character line running from the...

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Kia unveils Novo Concept in Seoul

02-04-2015 Hits:184 Car Reviews and News

Kia unveils Novo Concept in Seoul

A coupe style car with a driver-focused cabin, Kia says the Novo is aimed at modern urbanites with stressful jobs and frantic schedules. The name 'Novo' represents the idea of...

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Ford reveals all-new Galaxy

02-04-2015 Hits:178 Car Reviews and News

Ford reveals all-new Galaxy

Described as more a 'spacious, refined and technology-laden' people mover the new Galaxy offers travel for seven passengers.Comfort has been enhanced for front seat passengers with massaging seats; and for...

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Nissan GYM button allows 'workout-at-the…

01-04-2015 Hits:187 Car Reviews and News

Nissan GYM button allows 'workout-at-the-wheel'

Nissan is the first manufacturer to add the optional extra as part of its 'innovative' driver assistance systems.The development is an attempt to help drivers improve their fitness levels, after...

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Porsche Boxster Spyder debuts in New Yor…

01-04-2015 Hits:195 Car Reviews and News

Porsche Boxster Spyder debuts in New York

The new range-topping Boxster retains the independent character of the previous Spyder, says Porsche, for example the fabric roof is still opened and closed by hand, and the sports car...

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Skoda Fabia gets ShadeChange upgrade

01-04-2015 Hits:216 Car Reviews and News

Skoda Fabia gets ShadeChange upgrade

The new upgrade allows drivers to alter the hue of individual panels via a new menu on the touchscreen infotainment system. A further extension of the Fabia's Colour Concept system...

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McLaren reveals new 570S Coupe

31-03-2015 Hits:196 Car Reviews and News

McLaren reveals new 570S Coupe

The 570S features a driver optimised layout and 'electrifying' performance, while sharing its DNA with the McLaren Super Series and Ultimate Series that sit above it in the range hierarchy....

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Ferrari FXX-K is Top of the Dots

31-03-2015 Hits:231 Car Reviews and News

Ferrari FXX-K is Top of the Dots

Described as the world's leading product design competition, which celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, the recent FXX-K has been crowned Red Dot Best of the Best for the top...

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Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair returns

31-03-2015 Hits:192 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair returns

With a fresh line-up of artists and brand new entertainment including Dog in a Boot Show, Vauxhall Art Car Bonnets, and Daylight Cabaret, the travelling Boot Fair will pitch...

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Range Rover adds SVAutobiography flagshi…

30-03-2015 Hits:219 Car Reviews and News

Range Rover adds SVAutobiography flagship

Built at the Special Vehicle Operations' (SVO) Technical Centre in the UK, the SVAutobiography features unique exterior design enhancements, an exclusive premium leather interior with unique trim finishes and the...

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Mercedes confirms first premium pickup

30-03-2015 Hits:206 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes confirms first premium pickup

Mercedes says the midsize pickup segment is currently undergoing a transformation worldwide. More and more pickups are being used for private purposes, and commercial as well as private users are...

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Peugeot 208 gets world-first textured pa…

30-03-2015 Hits:208 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot 208 gets world-first textured paint

Exclusive to the 208, the distinctive textured paint is available in two colours, Ice Grey and Ice Silver, but cars can also be specified with an optional Lime Yellow or...

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Ford reveals pricing for new MAX ranges

30-03-2015 Hits:205 Car Reviews and News

Ford reveals pricing for new MAX ranges

The new five-seat C-MAX and seven-seat Grand C-MAX get exterior and interior design tweaks while delivering improved fuel efficiency and emissions. New technology includes the SYNC 2 voice-activated connectivity system,...

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Hybrid Tyre concept for hybrid SUVs

27-03-2015 Hits:212 Car Reviews and News

Hybrid Tyre concept for hybrid SUVs

To date, engineers have struggled to develop tyres that offer low rolling resistance to increase the car's range whilst offering sharp, sporty dynamics expected by sporty SUV drivers. Inspired by...

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Black cabs set to go green

27-03-2015 Hits:196 Car Reviews and News

Black cabs set to go green

A £20 million fund will be made available to local authorities to support the rollout of ultra-low emission taxis across the UK. The money will be available to reduce the...

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All-new Skoda Superb means Business

27-03-2015 Hits:213 Car Reviews and News

All-new Skoda Superb means Business

Designed to meet the specific needs of the fleet market, the SE Business trim level adds a range of additional equipment over the SE model. The specification includes Alcantara upholstery;...

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New Kia Optima primed for New York premi…

27-03-2015 Hits:204 Car Reviews and News

New Kia Optima primed for New York premiere

The image shows an evolutionary design treatment, which is instantly recognisable, yet Kia confirms that it is completely new.Available with multiple engine choices, Kia says the next-generation Optima features a...

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McLaren 570S Coupe to debut in New York

26-03-2015 Hits:205 Car Reviews and News

McLaren 570S Coupe to debut in New York

The V8 powered, carbon fibre structured two seater will debut at the 115th New York International Auto Show.With the launch of the first Sports Series derivative, McLaren will be displaying...

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1 in 6 UK roads in 'poor condition'

26-03-2015 Hits:212 Car Reviews and News

1 in 6 UK roads in 'poor condition'

That's according to the 20th Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance (ALARM) survey, which says this is despite local authorities reporting an increase in their overall maintenance budget. The poll highlights...

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Mercedes facelifts GLE and adds hybrid m…

26-03-2015 Hits:245 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes facelifts GLE and adds hybrid model

Featuring a restyled front and rear, new headlamps with daytime driving lights form the brand's 'hallmark eyebrows' in a new lamp layout. New wings with arched wheel wells and new...

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All-new Jaguar XF suspended over the Tha…

25-03-2015 Hits:194 Car Reviews and News

All-new Jaguar XF suspended over the Thames

Commuters in the heart of London's business district were stopped in their tracks as the Jaguar XF as it performed the world's longest hire-wire water crossing. The new XF made...

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New Subaru Outback on sale

25-03-2015 Hits:202 Car Reviews and News

New Subaru Outback on sale

The fifth generation Outback features an all-new exterior design, a higher quality interior and new safety technology compared to the outgoing model.While maintaining the Outback identity, Subaru's designers have sought...

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New Vauxhall Corsavan to debut at CV Sho…

25-03-2015 Hits:194 Car Reviews and News

New Vauxhall Corsavan to debut at CV Show

From the front, the Corsavan is distinguished by its 'eagle eye'-shaped headlights, incorporating Vauxhall's signature 'wing' LED daytime running lights and the low trapezoidal grille, with a chrome bar supporting...

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New Lexus RX to debut in New York

24-03-2015 Hits:207 Car Reviews and News

New Lexus RX to debut in New York

It will be the first appearance of the fourth generation of Lexus' luxury SUV. When the brand introduced the original RX 17 years ago, Lexus says it 'defined a new...

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Lotus reveals Exige S Club Racer

24-03-2015 Hits:223 Car Reviews and News

Lotus reveals Exige S Club Racer

The Exige S is a model that already features a lightweight aluminium chassis-tub and aerodynamically enhanced composite bodywork. Its 3.5-litre supercharged V6 engine delivers a 4.0 seconds 0-62mph acceleration time...

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Caterham announces revised Seven line-up

24-03-2015 Hits:226 Car Reviews and News

Caterham announces revised Seven line-up

The 270, 360 and 480 form part of a simplified range of five core models. In addition, all Sevens can be specified with new 'S' or 'R' equipment packages.The entry-level...

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Nürburgring to host Honda Civic Type R 2…

23-03-2015 Hits:696 Car Reviews and News

Nürburgring to host Honda Civic Type R 24-hour race

To celebrate the launch of the all-new Honda Civic Type R at this year's Geneva Motor Show, Civic Type R fans and owners are invited to attend a race weekend...

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Land Rover and Paul Smith create bespoke…

23-03-2015 Hits:231 Car Reviews and News

Land Rover and Paul Smith create bespoke Defender

A longstanding fan of the Land Rover Defender, Sir Paul Smith has owned several of the vehicles over the years. "The Defender is a British icon, which is something I'm...

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Nissan LEAF battery still going strong

23-03-2015 Hits:226 Car Reviews and News

Nissan LEAF battery still going strong

The failure rate of the battery power unit is less than 0.01 percent, a fraction of the equivalent industry-wide figure for defects affecting traditional combustion engines.Electric vehicle advocate and presenter of...

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Jeep Renegade now on sale in UK

20-03-2015 Hits:228 Car Reviews and News

Jeep Renegade now on sale in UK

The new Jeep Renegade marks a series of firsts in the company's history. On sale in the UK since February 2015, the Renegade is Jeep's first entry into the small...

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Aston Martin displays iconic Bond cars i…

20-03-2015 Hits:222 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin displays iconic Bond cars in Covent Garden

This weekend Aston Martin will display some of James Bond's most famous cars in London's Covent Garden. Bond in Motion is the largest collection of original Bond vehicles in the world,...

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New MG6 set for release in April

20-03-2015 Hits:264 Car Reviews and News

New MG6 set for release in April

MG has announced that it is launching a facelifted NEW MG6.The new car, which will go on sale next month, comes as MG sales in the UK continue to increase,...

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New Kia Optima set for New York debut

19-03-2015 Hits:251 Car Reviews and News

New Kia Optima set for New York debut

Following its debut at the 2010 New York International Auto Show, Kia described the Optima as the 'catalyst' for the brand's growth around the globe.Now, five years later, Kia will...

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Vauxhall Agila is Europe's most reliable…

19-03-2015 Hits:252 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall Agila is Europe's most reliable car

That's according to the latest research by Warranty Direct's Reliability Index. The Europe vehicles analysed were an average of five years old with mileages of around 50,000. British brand, Vauxhall,...

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George Osborne aborts planned fuel incre…

19-03-2015 Hits:274 Car Reviews and News

George Osborne aborts planned fuel increase

Delivering his sixth Budget speech, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the fuel duty rise due in September has been cancelled, claiming the longest duty freeze in 20 years 'saves...

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Kia confirms pricing for all-new Sorento

18-03-2015 Hits:290 Car Reviews and News

Kia confirms pricing for all-new Sorento

Kia says the third-generation Sorento is better equipped, more refined, and more technologically advanced than before. Available in six variants, all versions are powered by an EU6-compliant 2.2-litre turbodiesel engine...

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All-new Jaguar XF to debut in high-wire …

18-03-2015 Hits:272 Car Reviews and News

All-new Jaguar XF to debut in high-wire stunt

Jaguar has teamed up with British stuntman Jim Dowdell, veteran of dramatic action stunts in movies including Bond, Bourne and Indiana Jones, to perform a world first high-wire water crossing...

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Dacia adds flagship Laureate Prime to ra…

18-03-2015 Hits:302 Car Reviews and News

Dacia adds flagship Laureate Prime to range

The luxuriously appointed, top-of-the-range addition to the Sandero, Duster and Logan MCV models feature an exclusive colour scheme, and is being introduced to mark 10 years since the Renault owned...

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New Honda Civic Type R to race in 2015 B…

17-03-2015 Hits:263 Car Reviews and News

New Honda Civic Type R to race in 2015 BTCC

Scheduled to be officially unveiled at the BTCC media day at Donington on Tuesday 24 March, the new car has been designed and built from the ground up in the...

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Half a million Ford Mustangs configured …

17-03-2015 Hits:269 Car Reviews and News

Half a million Ford Mustangs configured online

During the first week, more Mustang models were specified online than any other Ford vehicle. Ford Mustang websites, enabling customers to build and price a car to a chosen specification...

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Peugeot Partner Van to debut at CV Show

17-03-2015 Hits:278 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot Partner Van to debut at CV Show

Launching in June, the new Peugeot Partner has a wide range of engines including a Euro 6 variant. In total, six engines / gearbox combinations are available, delivering from 75...

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Renault Captur gets more diesel punch

16-03-2015 Hits:274 Car Reviews and News

Renault Captur gets more diesel punch

The engine develops 110 hp and 260 Nm torque, an increase of 20 hp and 40 Nm over the dCi 90 unit, yet still returns economy figures of up to...

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Surge in demand for British-made car par…

16-03-2015 Hits:271 Car Reviews and News

Surge in demand for British-made car parts

New research reveals that British cars are being made with more and more British-sourced components as the UK automotive industry's recovery continues.Figures from a new Automotive Council report show that...

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BMW launches plug-in hybrid X5

16-03-2015 Hits:267 Car Reviews and News

BMW launches plug-in hybrid X5

Applying know-how from its i brand vehicles, the X5 xDrive40e combines the versatility of the all-wheel-drive SUV with BMW's EfficientDynamics eDrive technology.The combustion engine and electric drive together generate a...

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Mazda confirms pricing for all-new CX-3

13-03-2015 Hits:312 Car Reviews and News

Mazda confirms pricing for all-new CX-3

Making its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show, the new Mazda CX-3 features an 18-strong model line-up and will go on sale this June.Mazda's first small SUV includes the...

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Production-ready Honda Civic Type R unve…

13-03-2015 Hits:316 Car Reviews and News

Production-ready Honda Civic Type R unveiled

Billed as a 'race car for the road', the new Civic Type R will set new standards in the high-performance front-wheel drive hatchback segment according to Honda. Powered by the...

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Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 Supervelo…

13-03-2015 Hits:310 Car Reviews and News

Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 Superveloce

With increased power, lower weight, improved aerodynamics and innovative technologies the Aventador Superveloce is the most pure incarnation of a Lamborghini to date.Designed with a focus on weight reduction while...

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Volkswagen Sport Coupe Concept GTE

12-03-2015 Hits:304 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Sport Coupe Concept GTE

The high-tech four-door concept car showcases Volkswagen's new progressive design language and is positioned above the current CC production model. The grille, headlights and VW badge merge to form a...

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SMMT debunks diesel myths

12-03-2015 Hits:304 Car Reviews and News

SMMT debunks diesel myths

A Diesel Facts myth-busting guide will be available at dieselfacts.co.uk and in leaflet form via dealers. It comes as new consumer research reveals widespread confusion about diesel technology that, if uncorrected,...

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Time warp classic Minis up for grabs

12-03-2015 Hits:304 Car Reviews and News

Time warp classic Minis up for grabs

Virtually unused for 47 years, a 'time warp' 1968 Austin Mini Van with just 302 miles on the clock is to be sold as part of Silverstone Auctions' Practical Classics...

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All-new Volkswagen Passat Alltrack

11-03-2015 Hits:325 Car Reviews and News

All-new Volkswagen Passat Alltrack

Based on the new Passat estate, the Alltrack sports an 'off-road' look, 4MOTION permanent all-wheel drive and the latest driver assistance technologies.The Alltrack is distinguished by modified bumpers (with underbody...

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BMW X5 most stolen - and recovered

11-03-2015 Hits:938 Car Reviews and News

BMW X5 most stolen - and recovered

Last year Tracker recovered over £11 million worth of stolen vehicles and returned them to their owners. The average value of cars stolen and recovered in 2014 increased by over...

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Volkswagen Transporter turns 65

11-03-2015 Hits:326 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Transporter turns 65

The first models were built in Wolfsburg before production started at a new facility in Hanover in 1956. It all began in 1947 when Dutch car importer Ben Pon saw...

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All-new Audi R8 to cost £120k

10-03-2015 Hits:300 Car Reviews and News

All-new Audi R8 to cost £120k

Power for the second generation line-up will be provided exclusively by a ten-cylinder FSI engine delivering 540PS in the 'standard' version and a hefty 610PS in the 'plus' model -...

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Lexus LF-SA concept revealed in Geneva

10-03-2015 Hits:299 Car Reviews and News

Lexus LF-SA concept revealed in Geneva

25 years after the first Lexus, the LS400 saloon, the brand challenged its European design studio to create an ultra-compact (sub-B-segment) urban 2+2 concept.The LF-SA Concept explores unexpected territory for...

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Skoda confirms pricing for all-new Super…

10-03-2015 Hits:295 Car Reviews and News

Skoda confirms pricing for all-new Superb

The new model will launch later this year with the widest choice of engine, transmission and trim level options yet, and a 'significant' increase in standard equipment and technology across...

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Drivers get 10 minutes' grace before par…

09-03-2015 Hits:313 Car Reviews and News

Drivers get 10 minutes' grace before parking ticket

Local Government and Communities Secretary Eric Pickles and Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin have announced new laws to help local shops, under which drivers will get a 10-minute grace period when...

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Suzuki iM-4 hints at new generation 4x4

09-03-2015 Hits:306 Car Reviews and News

Suzuki iM-4 hints at new generation 4x4

Suzuki says the iM-4 inherits SUV-crossover DNA from cars like the LJ series, Vitara and SX4, combined with the latest technology. With its 4WD system, high ground clearance, and high...

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All-new Mazda MX-5 production underway

09-03-2015 Hits:305 Car Reviews and News

All-new Mazda MX-5 production underway

The models rolling off the assembly line at Ujina Plant No.1 in Hiroshima are initially destined for the domestic market, where sales are set to begin in June. The Mazda...

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All-new Hyundai Tucson SUV unveiled

06-03-2015 Hits:325 Car Reviews and News

All-new Hyundai Tucson SUV unveiled

Hyundai is also showcasing new technology capabilities in Geneva with two Tucson-based fuel efficiency concepts - a 48V Hybrid and a Plug-in-Hybrid version - as well as a future connectivity...

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Aston Martin DBX will see production

06-03-2015 Hits:331 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin DBX will see production

The global unveiling of the DBX Concept signals a key change in the brand's thinking, as it seeks to re-evaluate and expand the high luxury GT sector in the years...

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Nissan Sway concept shows the way

06-03-2015 Hits:331 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Sway concept shows the way

The four-door Sway demonstrates a nevolution of Nissan's design language and is said to showcase possible design direction for a new generation of compact cars.                Taking centre stage on the...

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McLaren confirms limited production for …

05-03-2015 Hits:316 Car Reviews and News

McLaren confirms limited production for 675LT

The 675LT utilises the same lightweight carbon fibre MonoCell chassis shared with each model in the Super Series, but the set up and powertrain are bespoke, with a third of...

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New Porsche 911 GT3 RS unveiled

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New Porsche 911 GT3 RS unveiled

Porsche says its latest 911 once again blurs the boundary between road-going sports cars and race cars, equipped as it is with the maximum degree of motorsport technology currently possible...

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20V20 showcar previews future SEAT model…

04-03-2015 Hits:355 Car Reviews and News

20V20 showcar previews future SEAT models

"The 20V20 shows our ambition", said SEAT President Jürgen Stackmann, during the presentation in which he also announced the world premiere of Spanish carmaker's first compact SUV at next year's...

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Infiniti QX30 Concept SUV unveiled

04-03-2015 Hits:349 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti QX30 Concept SUV unveiled

The QX30 concept is Infiniti's design vision for a new premium compact crossover, targeting a new generation of customers.Bringing together the flowing lines of other Infiniti concepts with the command...

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Ferrari pulls the covers off the 488GTB

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Ferrari pulls the covers off the 488GTB

Forty years on from the launch of Ferrari's first-ever mid-rear-engined V8 berlinetta, the 308 GTB, the Ferrari 488 GTB opens a new chapter for cars with this particular architecture.Ferrari says...

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New Passat wins 'Car of the Year' award

03-03-2015 Hits:342 Car Reviews and News

New Passat wins 'Car of the Year' award

The winner was announced on the afternoon before the Geneva International Motor Show."We are extremely proud of this accolade," explained Prof. Martin Winterkorn, CEO of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, at the prize-giving...

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Bentley unveils EXP 10 Speed 6 in Geneva

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Bentley unveils EXP 10 Speed 6 in Geneva

With a rich motorsport history, 'speed is part of Bentley's DNA'.Copper elements are used as accents to both exterior and interior features of the new Speed 6. Performance goals including...

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Convertible Range Rover Evoque tested un…

03-03-2015 Hits:350 Car Reviews and News

Convertible Range Rover Evoque tested underground

Forty metres below the streets of London, the first prototype of Land Rover's new Range Rover Evoque Convertible was granted access to the 26-mile network of Crossrail tunnels for a...

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Fixed-price service plans for new Jaguar…

02-03-2015 Hits:384 Car Reviews and News

Fixed-price service plans for new Jaguar XE

All costs will be covered for five years/50,000 miles for a single payment of £475. A High Mileage Service Plan - designed with corporate fleet customers in mind but available...

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Aston Martin Lagonda Taraf now available…

02-03-2015 Hits:354 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin Lagonda Taraf now available in UK

Initially available only to buyers in the Middle East, where it was launched in Dubai late last year, the Lagonda Taraf is being built in a strictly limited small series...

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Limited Edition Fiat 500 Ron Arad on sal…

02-03-2015 Hits:367 Car Reviews and News

Limited Edition Fiat 500 Ron Arad on sale

As the name suggests, the new model was developed in partnership with renowned Israeli-born and London-based industrial designer, architect and artist, Ron Arad, who is a life-long fan of the...

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Audi announces R8 debut in Geneva

27-02-2015 Hits:368 Car Reviews and News

Audi announces R8 debut in Geneva

The mid-mounted V10 and newly developed quattro all-wheel-drive system ensure enhanced performance, especially in the top-of-the-range version with 610PS, which not only powers to 62mph from rest in 3.2 seconds...

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