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DS celebrates 60th at London Classic Car…

19-12-2014 Hits:15 Car Reviews and News

DS celebrates 60th at London Classic Car Show

Two classic DS models will be on display - a 1972 DS21 Prestige and a rare 1966 DS21 Decapotable with coachwork by Henri Chapron. The current DS range will also...

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Volkswagen Polo GTI revamped

19-12-2014 Hits:17 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Polo GTI revamped

More powerful than its predecessor, the new Polo GTI is fitted with a 1.8-litre turbocharged petrol engine delivering 192 PS (12 PS more than the outgoing model) between 4,200 and...

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Infiniti launches Concept Vision Gran Tu…

19-12-2014 Hits:14 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti launches Concept Vision Gran Turismo in GT6

Described as a vision of what a high performance Infiniti could look like in the future, the Concept Vision Gran Turismo was the result of a global company-wide Design competition...

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Nissan Juke NISMO RS on sale

18-12-2014 Hits:20 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Juke NISMO RS on sale

With more performance, a sharper chassis set-up, more powerful brakes and extra equipment, the new RS is described as an 'even more extreme and focused version' of the Juke compact...

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Toyota's latest model is a total stitch-…

18-12-2014 Hits:23 Car Reviews and News

Toyota's latest model is a total stitch-up!

Although better known for its cars, Toyota actually started out in the weaving technology industry in the 19th century, and has been making sewing machines since 1946 - at the...

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Renault partners with KidZania London

18-12-2014 Hits:20 Car Reviews and News

Renault partners with KidZania London

Renault confirmed the partnership with the unveiling of a 3/4 scale replica of the e.dams-Renault Formula E racing car, especially for the KidZania London Pit Lane Experience. The model took...

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Jeep Wrangler takes top hardcore gong

17-12-2014 Hits:23 Car Reviews and News

Jeep Wrangler takes top hardcore gong

The diesel-powered, automatic Wrangler was awarded the top prize by the magazine's panel of judges, despite strong competition. Damien Dally, head of brand, Jeep UK said, "Jeep Wrangler is the...

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Infiniti opens outlets in London's Westf…

17-12-2014 Hits:25 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti opens outlets in London's Westfield Centres

Infiniti is setting up semi-permanent structures that will display cars, as well as offering a selection for immediate test drives. Francois Goupil de Bouille, Infiniti Vice President for Europe, Middle...

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Project Innovation set to inspire engine…

17-12-2014 Hits:23 Car Reviews and News

Project Innovation set to inspire engineers of the future

Project Innovation - part of an on-going partnership between the companies - will offer one budding engineer the opportunity to work alongside Nissan and Microsoft experts and visit their respective...

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Jaguar reveals 360 degree Virtual Windsc…

16-12-2014 Hits:25 Car Reviews and News

Jaguar reveals 360 degree Virtual Windscreen

The drivers vista is uninterrupted by the A, B and C-pillars that support the roof, due to a screen embedded in the surface of each pillar inside the car -...

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Pricing confirmed for all-new Mazda2

16-12-2014 Hits:27 Car Reviews and News

Pricing confirmed for all-new Mazda2

The 2015 range 'sets new standards for infotainment, in-car connectivity and equipment levels in the segment' says Mazda with the 90 PS, SE-L Nav models featuring a 7-inch colour touch-screen,...

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Hyundai adds new Turbo to i30 range

16-12-2014 Hits:44 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai adds new Turbo to i30 range

The performance-oriented model delivers a Nurburgring-tuned 186 PS from its 1.6-litre turbocharged T-GDI engine, for a 0-62mph time of 8.0 seconds and top speed is 136mph. The new i30 Turbo...

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All-new Jeep Renegade pricing announced

15-12-2014 Hits:27 Car Reviews and News

All-new Jeep Renegade pricing announced

The entry level compact SUV will be the front-wheel drive 1.6-litre eTorq Evo 110hp Sport. At the top end, the high-spec 2.0-litre MJet 170hp 4WD Auto Low Trailhawk version costs...

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All-new Audi Q7 set for Detroit debut

15-12-2014 Hits:28 Car Reviews and News

All-new Audi Q7 set for Detroit debut

The new Q7 weighs 325 kilograms less with a kerb weight of 1,995 kilograms (as 3.0 TDI), and is described as the 'lightest in its class'. Audi says, its low...

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Alfa Romeo launches Giulietta Business E…

15-12-2014 Hits:18 Car Reviews and News

Alfa Romeo launches Giulietta Business Edition

The Giulietta Business Edition features 'extremely competitive' On-The-Road pricing and P11D pricing to help make it a 'compelling offer for business users'. The new model is based on the mid-range...

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Aston Martin unveils limited 'Works' Van…

15-12-2014 Hits:23 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin unveils limited 'Works' Vanquish super GT

Aston Martin Works Commercial Director, Paul Spires, explained: "This project has been a harmonious co-operation across the whole business, developed uniquely to celebrate 60 years of Aston Martin Works at...

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Audi reveals new RS 3 Sportback

12-12-2014 Hits:52 Car Reviews and News

Audi reveals new RS 3 Sportback

Based on the all-new Audi A3, the latest RS 3 Sportback is powered by a heavily reworked version of the five-cylinder 2.5-litre TFSI engine, mated to faster-shifting S tronic transmission...

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Hyundai revamps i40 for 2015

12-12-2014 Hits:51 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai revamps i40 for 2015

The flagship i40 now features refined exterior styling including new designs for the front and rear lamps - with intergrated LED fog lamps - a new hexagonal grille, front bumper...

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Infiniti teases Q60 Concept

12-12-2014 Hits:56 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti teases Q60 Concept

Set to be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit next month, the new sports coupe concept is said to be making a 'design statement'.The Q60...

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New MINI JCW is most powerful ever

11-12-2014 Hits:48 Car Reviews and News

New MINI JCW is most powerful ever

The John Cooper Works (JCW) is powered by a 2.0-litre TwinPower Turbo unit delivering 231 hp and 320 Nm and draws on the brand's motorsport experience with a package of...

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Citroen reveals C4 updates

11-12-2014 Hits:59 Car Reviews and News

Citroen reveals C4 updates

There are new LED running lights up front and 3D-effect tail lights. New upholstery materials and a simpler dashboard featuring a new centrally located 7" Touch Screen are joined by...

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BMW revises 6 Series for 2015

11-12-2014 Hits:52 Car Reviews and News

BMW revises 6 Series for 2015

The new 6 Series line-up has received exterior styling tweaks for a 'more purposeful and more powerful' stance. At the same time the interiors take on a more 'sportingly luxurious'...

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Rinspeed Budii to debut in Geneva

10-12-2014 Hits:65 Car Reviews and News

Rinspeed Budii to debut in Geneva

The Swiss company will show what a 'learning and personalised friend on wheels' might look like at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. The autonomous electrically powered car is intended to...

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Hyundai unveils new i20 Coupe

10-12-2014 Hits:54 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai unveils new i20 Coupe

For the first time the South Korea brand has created a three-door B-segment car that it describes as 'significantly differentiated from the five-door model'. Its interior and exterior design are...

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Mercedes reveals new GLE Coupe

10-12-2014 Hits:50 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes reveals new GLE Coupe

The German brand says it combined two vehicle classes for the new model, with the GLE featuring the 'characteristics of a robust SUV' and the flowing side contour and low...

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Infiniti takes direct control of retail …

09-12-2014 Hits:49 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti takes direct control of retail outlets

The significant change in the operational control of the Infiniti Centres based in Reading, Birmingham, Stockport, Leeds and Glasgow sees parent company Nissan take over the retail services previously offered...

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Suzuki reveals Celerio pricing and spec

09-12-2014 Hits:48 Car Reviews and News

Suzuki reveals Celerio pricing and spec

The Celerio SZ4 starts at £8,999 with both models featuring an elevated driving position, interior space that Suzuki says 'surpasses most conventional A-segment cars' as well a luggage capacity of...

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AA launches Xmas anti-drink driving camp…

09-12-2014 Hits:57 Car Reviews and News

AA launches Xmas anti-drink driving campaign

To help provide guidance for drivers about these dangers, Wines and Spirits manufacturer Pernod Ricard UK joined the AA and will front the campaign with the Irish Whiskey, one of...

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S-Class crowned Women's World Car of The…

08-12-2014 Hits:59 Car Reviews and News

S-Class crowned Women's World Car of The Year

The S-Class also took Woman's World Luxury Car of The Year at the event, which is judged by a panel of female journalists from 15 countries, including UK's representative Sue...

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DriveNow car hire launches in London

08-12-2014 Hits:63 Car Reviews and News

DriveNow car hire launches in London

DriveNow, which already has over 360,000 customers globally across seven locations (Berlin, Munich, Dusseldorf, Cologne, Hamburg, Vienna and San Francisco) will launch across three London boroughs Islington, Hackney and Haringey,...

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First Ferrari Sergio delivered

08-12-2014 Hits:66 Car Reviews and News

First Ferrari Sergio delivered

Designed by Pininfarina, just six of the limited edition roadsters are being built, with the first delivered at Dhabi's Yas Marina Circuit, where the Finali Mondiali Ferrari are being staged...

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Suzi Perry fronts campaign aimed at wome…

05-12-2014 Hits:103 Car Reviews and News

Suzi Perry fronts campaign aimed at women motorists

The campaign is in response to an IMI survey of 1000 women car-owners carried out in September 2014, revealing that many women find it difficult choosing a garage or mechanic...

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Volvo opens ordering for all-new XC90

05-12-2014 Hits:103 Car Reviews and News

Volvo opens ordering for all-new XC90

The new XC90 is the first vehicle to be built on Volvo’s brand new in-house designed and built chassis, using its own in-house designed and built engines. Amongst the first...

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Order books open for electric Mercedes B…

05-12-2014 Hits:115 Car Reviews and News

Order books open for electric Mercedes B-Class

Available in two trim levels - Sport and Electric Art - the B-Class Electric Drive can cover up to 142 miles on a single charge and accelerate from 0-62 mph...

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Bentley to invest £40 million in U…

04-12-2014 Hits:88 Car Reviews and News

Bentley to invest £40 million in UK HQ

The biggest site development in the company's history will include a new research and development centre, creating over 300 jobs in the process. This move was welcomed by George Osborne,...

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Aston Martin reveals new DB10 for 007

04-12-2014 Hits:90 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin reveals new DB10 for 007

The event took place on the 007 stage at Pinewood Studios where Aston Martin debuted the all-new DB10, confirming it was created specifically for the new Bond film, 'Spectre'. The...

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Five-star Crash Safety rating for new Ki…

04-12-2014 Hits:85 Car Reviews and News

Five-star Crash Safety rating for new Kia Sorento

The Sorento scored highly in all four areas of crash safety testing (90 percent Adult Occupant Protection, 83 percent Child Occupant Protection, 67 percent Pedestrian Protection and 71 percent Safety...

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All-new Vauxhall Viva unveiled

03-12-2014 Hits:127 Car Reviews and News

All-new Vauxhall Viva unveiled

Set for a Spring 2015 arrival, the Viva will be the latest edition to Vauxhall's small car range, joining the Adam and the Corsa supermini.With a name that pays homage...

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Ferrari reveals FXX K lab car

03-12-2014 Hits:128 Car Reviews and News

Ferrari reveals FXX K lab car

Described as a 'laboratory-car', the FXX K is based on Maranello's first hybrid model with the K in its moniker a reference to the "KERS" kinetic energy recovery system it...

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Toyota revamps Prius+

03-12-2014 Hits:140 Car Reviews and News

Toyota revamps Prius+

With a new three-grade line-up, the Excel Plus joins the established Icon and Excel models. All versions come with LED headlamps, new LED rear light clusters and a 'sharper' front-end...

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Honda Civic Type R order books open

02-12-2014 Hits:129 Car Reviews and News

Honda Civic Type R order books open

Honda is reporting 'unprecedented demand' for the all-new hot hatch, which is set to be the most extreme and high-performing Type R in the 22 year history of the red...

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Classic car valuation website launched

02-12-2014 Hits:137 Car Reviews and News

Classic car valuation website launched

K500.com displays the K500 Index, which studies decades of verifiable auction data and more than 250,000 words of fun but informative content to create what Simon Kidston, the man behind...

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Prices confirmed for 2015 Mazda6

02-12-2014 Hits:146 Car Reviews and News

Prices confirmed for 2015 Mazda6

The 28-strong Saloon and Tourer Mazda6 range goes on sale in the UK early next year and features improved standard equipment across the entire model range, an enhanced interior and...

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Special SL 63 AMG marks Mercedes' F1 Tit…

01-12-2014 Hits:133 Car Reviews and News

Special SL 63 AMG marks Mercedes' F1 Title

2014 Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton proposed black as his base colour with Nico Rosberg, choosing white. Mercedes-AMG is only producing 19 of both models, with each "World Championship...

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£15 billion Road Investment Strate…

01-12-2014 Hits:136 Car Reviews and News

£15 billion Road Investment Strategy unveiled

The announcment will triple levels of spending by the end of the decade with the government investing in more than 100 new road schemes over this parliament and next, 84...

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Honda HR-V most reliable used SUV

01-12-2014 Hits:129 Car Reviews and News

Honda HR-V most reliable used SUV

That's according to Warranty Direct who looked at the rate of failure, average mileage, age and repair cost as part of its Reliability Index (RI) formula.An increasing number of motorists...

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Renault EVs - batteries now included

28-11-2014 Hits:167 Car Reviews and News

Renault EVs - batteries now included

Renault says its part of a determination to make zero emissions accessible to the widest number of drivers. The new ZOE i and Kangoo Van Z.E. i versions will now...

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Fiat teams up with Dynamo to launch 500X

28-11-2014 Hits:158 Car Reviews and News

Fiat teams up with Dynamo to launch 500X

The artist and Fiat's new crossover are set to feature in an Virtual Reality magic experience which will be viewed using special "Oculus Rift" headsets at the 676 European events...

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Number plate sells for record fee

28-11-2014 Hits:164 Car Reviews and News

Number plate sells for record fee

'25 O' holds the record for the highest amount paid for a personalised registration sold by the DVLA and was bought by Berkshire based John Collins, owner of the Talacrest...

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All-new Ford Mondeo Hybrid production un…

27-11-2014 Hits:160 Car Reviews and News

All-new Ford Mondeo Hybrid production underway

The first hybrid electric car built and sold by Ford in Europe combines a specially-developed 2.0-litre petrol engine with an electric motor and 1.4 kWh lithium-ion battery for 67.3 mpg...

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Return of the Shelby GT350 Mustang

27-11-2014 Hits:157 Car Reviews and News

Return of the Shelby GT350 Mustang

The Shelby GT350 Mustang is described as a 'thoroughbred' capable of tackling the world's most challenging roads and racetracks. Powered by the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever...

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Skoda reveals Fabia R 5 rally car concep…

27-11-2014 Hits:159 Car Reviews and News

Skoda reveals Fabia R 5 rally car concept

The new Skoda Fabia Estate will also be making its first public appearance in Germany, and will be exhibited alongside the Octavia RS and Monte Carlo special editions of the...

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Infiniti's SYNAPTIQ wins LA Design Award

26-11-2014 Hits:194 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti's SYNAPTIQ wins LA Design Award

The SYNAPTIQ is Infiniti's answer to this year's theme of "Sensing the Future: How Will Cars Interact With Us In 2029?". Designers looked toward the future in which augmented reality,...

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BMW Art Cars head for Miami

26-11-2014 Hits:181 Car Reviews and News

BMW Art Cars head for Miami

The BMW 320i by Roy Lichtenstein (1977) and the BMW M3 by Michael Jagamara Nelson (1989) will be on show as part of BMW's role as official partner.In 1977, Roy...

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Renault-Nissan sells 200,000th electric …

26-11-2014 Hits:156 Car Reviews and News

Renault-Nissan sells 200,000th electric vehicle

The Nissan LEAF remains the best-selling electric vehicle on the planet. From January through the first week of November of this year, the Alliance has sold about 66,500 units - an...

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Mercedes adds CLA Shooting Brake

25-11-2014 Hits:208 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes adds CLA Shooting Brake

Key characteristics of the CLA Shooting Brake are its lower overall height, elongated coupe-style roofline and high sweeping beltline. Mercedes says the gentle downward slope of its roofline creates significantly...

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SsangYong's new crossover to be named Ti…

25-11-2014 Hits:180 Car Reviews and News

SsangYong's new crossover to be named Tivoli

Under development for the past three years and seen in concept form at recent international motor shows with the project name X100, the new Tivoli will be launched in Korea...

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ExCeL to host inaugural London Classic C…

25-11-2014 Hits:185 Car Reviews and News

ExCeL to host inaugural London Classic Car Show

Jaguar, Ferrari, Aston Martin and Pagani are just some of the top marques that will be showcased by dealers.Restoration firm CMC will be offering the latest car to come from...

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Lewis Hamilton wins second F1 World Cham…

24-11-2014 Hits:188 Car Reviews and News

Lewis Hamilton wins second F1 World Championship

Hamilton also clinched the race itself to finish 67 points ahead of team-mate Nico Rosberg in the standings, with the German limping home in 14th after suffering an ERS failure...

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MG3 gets three new graphic packs

24-11-2014 Hits:181 Car Reviews and News

MG3 gets three new graphic packs

The three new graphics - named Boutique, Candy and Waves - join the MG3 GO PERSONAL collection, and are available to order now at MG dealerships - from £279 factory...

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Volkswagen Golf SportWagen HyMotion unve…

24-11-2014 Hits:173 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Golf SportWagen HyMotion unveiled

Volkswagen says the HyMotion Golf is the power source of the future, with hydrogen andoxygen combined in the fuel cell to form pure water. Energy is released in this "cold...

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Kia reveals 'X-Men' inspired Sorento

21-11-2014 Hits:222 Car Reviews and News

Kia reveals 'X-Men' inspired Sorento

The partnership also takes into account Kia's sponsorship of the Australian Open early next year and will see the unveiling of a special X-Men-inspired Sorento one week before the tennis...

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MINI unveils scooter concept

21-11-2014 Hits:209 Car Reviews and News

MINI unveils scooter concept

Providing increased flexibility in urban areas, the MINI Citysurfer combines the agile riding properties of a kick scooter with an electric drive.The 2-wheeler can be folded away in the boot...

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Ford reveals the craft behind the new Mo…

21-11-2014 Hits:206 Car Reviews and News

Ford reveals the craft behind the new Mondeo

A select group of journalists got a close-up look at the new Mondeo, followed by a presentation offering an insight into the part clay modelling has played in its design...

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Lexus LF-C2 concept debuts in LA

20-11-2014 Hits:195 Car Reviews and News

Lexus LF-C2 concept debuts in LA

The roadster hints at a future style direction for Lexus, with a 'highly styled' 2+2 layout, designed to give driver and passenger the best open-top driving experience the concept is...

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Kia KX3 concept revealed in China

20-11-2014 Hits:186 Car Reviews and News

Kia KX3 concept revealed in China

Built as part of a joint venture with Dongfeng Yueda Kia (DYK) in China, the concept previews a C-segment SUV designed to appeal to young Chinese consumers and previews what...

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Audi A7 h-tron quattro is production rea…

20-11-2014 Hits:198 Car Reviews and News

Audi A7 h-tron quattro is production ready

Its exhaust emits nothing more than a few drops of water, using a powerful electric drive with a fuel cell as its energy source, in combination with a hybrid battery...

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New Mazda CX-3 revealed in LA

19-11-2014 Hits:272 Car Reviews and News

New Mazda CX-3 revealed in LA

The all-new model is the fifth model in Mazda's line-up of new-generation vehicles to feature the full suite of the company's SKYACTIV technology along with the KODO - Soul of...

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Audi prologue concept showcases new desi…

19-11-2014 Hits:252 Car Reviews and News

Audi prologue concept showcases new design language

Penned by Marc Lichte, Head of Design - who described the new car as "a foretaste of the future of Audi" - the two-door coupe has a flowing, elegant shape...

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Volkswagen Golf R Estate unveiled in LA

18-11-2014 Hits:247 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Golf R Estate unveiled in LA

The new model is the first time a Golf R has been made available as an estate car. It combines the 'high performance, driveability and comfort' of the Golf R...

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Bentley pulls covers off Grand Convertib…

18-11-2014 Hits:239 Car Reviews and News

Bentley pulls covers off Grand Convertible

Described as the most sophisticated open-top car ever created by the company, Bentley Chairman and CEO, Wolfgang Durheimer, who unveiled the car in Los Angeles, commented: "This concept demonstrates Bentley's...

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All-new Suzuki Celerio set for Feb 2015 …

17-11-2014 Hits:225 Car Reviews and News

All-new Suzuki Celerio set for Feb 2015 launch

The Celerio has retained its compact car 'ease of drive', says Suzuki, while providing an elevated driving position, interior space that 'surpasses most conventional A-segment cars' and a class leading...

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Road Angel launches Gem +

17-11-2014 Hits:249 Car Reviews and News

Road Angel launches Gem +

The Road Angel Gem + is an in-car safety device, aimed at educating drivers with advance warnings of accident black spots, speed limits and temporary restrictions.Effectively a plug and play...

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Fiat confirms pricing for all-new 500X

17-11-2014 Hits:248 Car Reviews and News

Fiat confirms pricing for all-new 500X

The 500X is available in two different body styles - as a city car - available in Pop, Pop Star and Lounge trim levels - and another more rugged version...

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Audi A1 and A1 Sportback refreshed for 2…

14-11-2014 Hits:251 Car Reviews and News

Audi A1 and A1 Sportback refreshed for 2015

The first examples of which will reach the UK next spring and feature exterior and interior styling enhancements, specification upgrades and new or improved engines, including a three-cylinder petrol unit...

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Q: QorosQloud Qubed enters design comp

14-11-2014 Hits:256 Car Reviews and News

Q: QorosQloud Qubed enters design comp

The 2014 competition brief challenges international automotive design teams to explore how technology will transform vehicles to connect with human senses in the year 2029. The winner of the competition's...

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Mercedes-AMG GT pricing confirmed

14-11-2014 Hits:291 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes-AMG GT pricing confirmed

The first example set to arrive in the UK in April 2015 will be the GT S and GT S Edition 1 variants - powered by an all-new 4.0-litre biturbo...

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Hyundai i20 priced from 10k

13-11-2014 Hits:246 Car Reviews and News

Hyundai i20 priced from 10k

Featuring a new design, 'generous levels' of equipment and segment firsts - including a full panoramic sunroof - the new i20 will be available in five trim levels.The entry level...

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Toyota Aygo stars in Manga animation

13-11-2014 Hits:239 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Aygo stars in Manga animation

The short film follows the heroine in her special Aygo as they save the city from destruction at the claws of a rampaging dinosaur. Created by leading Manga artist Sonia...

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Skoda Fabia Estate pricing and spec conf…

13-11-2014 Hits:240 Car Reviews and News

Skoda Fabia Estate pricing and spec confirmed

Set for a spring 2015 debut, the three trim levels are S, SE and SE-L, with the third-generation Estate offering a 'significant specification boost' over the outgoing model.Entry-level S models...

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Maybach nameplate revived as Mercedes su…

12-11-2014 Hits:247 Car Reviews and News

Maybach nameplate revived as Mercedes sub-brand

Production of the distinct line of Maybach limousines ceased in June 2012 due to poor sales, at least a half year ahead of an originally announced schedule so now Mercedes...

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Volvo truck takes on Koenigsegg hypercar

12-11-2014 Hits:249 Car Reviews and News

Volvo truck takes on Koenigsegg hypercar

The unusual match up between the two Swedish manufacturers was part of a stunt aiming to put the new truck's I-Shift Dual Clutch gearbox - which is based on a...

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Lexus to unveil LF-C2 Concept in LA

12-11-2014 Hits:249 Car Reviews and News

Lexus to unveil LF-C2 Concept in LA

The new "open-air" concept will be unveiled at a press conference scheduled on the 19 November. However, before the covers are pulled off, Lexus plans to reveal the car in...

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Kia reveals electric Soul prices

11-11-2014 Hits:275 Car Reviews and News

Kia reveals electric Soul prices

Described as a highly equipped model, Kia says the Soul EV is the result of almost 30 years of research and development and features a range of up to 132...

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Government announces £15 billion r…

11-11-2014 Hits:1201 Car Reviews and News

Government announces £15 billion road network investment

The government's new long-term investment plan into the road network includes a £15 billion overhaul of Britain's busiest roads and motorways by the end of the decade as the economy...

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Qoros teases 3 City SUV

11-11-2014 Hits:277 Car Reviews and News

Qoros teases 3 City SUV

Based in China, the company will unveil the latest production model at the 12th Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition.The new Qoros 3 City SUV is designed for a 'more premium metropolitan...

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BMW chauffeurs the stars to GQ Award sho…

10-11-2014 Hits:263 Car Reviews and News

BMW chauffeurs the stars to GQ Award show

For the third year running BMW was the main sponsor of the event, held at Berlin's Komische Oper, to honour a line-up of high-calibre national and international personalities from show...

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Tesla Model S awarded 5-star safety rati…

10-11-2014 Hits:273 Car Reviews and News

Tesla Model S awarded 5-star safety rating

The Model S is one of just a few cars to have achieved a 5-star safety rating from both Euro NCAP and the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)....

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smart fortwo and forfour prices confirme…

10-11-2014 Hits:269 Car Reviews and News

smart fortwo and forfour prices confirmed

More economical, agile and spacious than the outgoing models, the new fortwo and forfour feature £300 of extras now fitted over the outgoing fortwo. These include Direct steer electric power...

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Audi confirms pricing for revamped Q3

07-11-2014 Hits:278 Car Reviews and News

Audi confirms pricing for revamped Q3

Available in either 'SE', 'S line' or 'S line plus' specification, the Q3 features new look alloy wheels, 'coupe-like lines' and a wrap-around tailgate while the front end includes a...

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Most expensive Range Rover ever costs &p…

07-11-2014 Hits:300 Car Reviews and News

Most expensive Range Rover ever costs £180k

The Holland & Holland Range Rover builds upon the strengths of the two iconic British brands with an extensive range of bespoke features. Based on the Range Rover Autobiography Black,...

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Nissan Qashqai gets new 1.6 turbo

07-11-2014 Hits:296 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Qashqai gets new 1.6 turbo

The new 1.6-litre four-cylinder turbocharged unit combines performance with low CO2 output and 'exceptional' fuel economy says Nissan. Tuned specifically for the Qashqai, the new DIG-T 163 engine features advanced...

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Paddington Bear gets Rolls-Royce makeove…

06-11-2014 Hits:310 Car Reviews and News

Paddington Bear gets Rolls-Royce makeover

The Rolls-Royce Paddington joins other statues across London designed by stars including Benedict Cumberbatch, David Beckham and Peter Capaldi, and also ties-in with the launch of the new Paddington movie,...

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Buy a Hyundai in 5 minutes with 'Rockar'

06-11-2014 Hits:275 Car Reviews and News

Buy a Hyundai in 5 minutes with 'Rockar'

Described as an innovative approach to new car buying 'which meets the needs of modern shoppers who are comfortable with purchasing online'. It allows visitors to research, test-drive, part-exchange their...

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Jaguar F-Type R gets four-wheel-drive

06-11-2014 Hits:256 Car Reviews and News

Jaguar F-Type R gets four-wheel-drive

The announcement came as the brand confirmed a major partnership with British World Land Speed Record Team - Bloodhound SSC - with the ultimate aim of raising the world land...

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Porsche reveals new Cayenne GTS

05-11-2014 Hits:336 Car Reviews and News

Porsche reveals new Cayenne GTS

The 3.6-litre V6 bi-turbo engine in the GTS is the performance-oriented enhancement of the new power unit in the Cayenne S. Its consumption is lower and it delivers improved levels...

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Land Rover updates Range Rover and Range…

05-11-2014 Hits:293 Car Reviews and News

Land Rover updates Range Rover and Range Rover Sport

The revisions include Land Rover's new All-Terrain Progress Control system, technology that complements and further improves the Range Rover's off-road capability. Land rover also says 'significant gains' in both performance...

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Volvo unveils V60 Cross Country

05-11-2014 Hits:317 Car Reviews and News

Volvo unveils V60 Cross Country

With a new rugged design, the V60 was refreshed in 2013 with a new front and rear, and at the tail end of this year Volvo added a new 181hp,...

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Lexus reveals SEMA show line-up

04-11-2014 Hits:338 Car Reviews and News

Lexus reveals SEMA show line-up

In its eighth year at SEMA Lexus is adding customised versions of the all-new RC Coupe range as well as the NX crossover to its display. A red RC 350...

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Regent Street Motor Show wows shoppers

04-11-2014 Hits:310 Car Reviews and News

Regent Street Motor Show wows shoppers

Stretching between Piccadilly and Oxford Circuses, the UK's largest free-to-view motor show featured a display of more than 200 cars and bikes from past, present and in to the future...

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Mercedes Vision G-Code opens Beijing des…

04-11-2014 Hits:324 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes Vision G-Code opens Beijing design centre

With a Coupe-like side line, a flowing greenhouse without visible A-pillars and sporty proportions the G-Code also features assistance from camera systems as well as a variable plug-in hybrid drive...

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Nissan Qashqai breaks UK production reco…

03-11-2014 Hits:326 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Qashqai breaks UK production record

Designed, engineered and built in Nissan's UK facilities for European customers, the SUV has reached its latest manufacturing milestone quicker than any other model in the history of the UK...

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Honda cuts prices on Civic, CR-V and Jaz…

03-11-2014 Hits:367 Car Reviews and News

Honda cuts prices on Civic, CR-V and Jazz

From November 1st customers can drive away the recently-introduced Civic 1.8 i-VTEC Black Edition for £19,955. Motorists looking for a special edition, yet a little bigger, can - with a...

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Wallace and Gromit's Anti-Pesto van at B…

03-11-2014 Hits:327 Car Reviews and News

Wallace and Gromit's Anti-Pesto van at Beaulieu

A plasticine version of this Austin A35 van was created for the film Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit. Nick Park, creator of the Wallace and Gromit animations,...

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Lister reveals plans for new Hypercar

31-10-2014 Hits:373 Car Reviews and News

Lister reveals plans for new Hypercar

With a desire to expand the business, the new Hypercar is described as 'highly sophisticated' and one that the company hope will return Lister to the 'leading edge of low-volume...

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Porsche reveals limited edition long whe…

31-10-2014 Hits:328 Car Reviews and News

Porsche reveals limited edition long wheelbase Panamera

Limited to a run of 100 units worldwide, the new model is based on the Panamera Turbo S Executive. With 570 hp (419 kW) the flagship version of the grand...

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Peugeot and Pudsey team up for BBC Child…

31-10-2014 Hits:345 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot and Pudsey team up for BBC Children in Need

The pair are on a mission to search for Superheroes and break through the £1 million fundraising mark for BBC Children in Need. To reach this milestone, Hammond and Skorjanec...

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Ford confirms Focus ST pricing

30-10-2014 Hits:366 Car Reviews and News

Ford confirms Focus ST pricing

The 12-strong line-up showcases a new exterior design and an enhanced, improved interior. With two engines, three series and two bodystyles the new Focus ST range is powered by both...

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BMW revises M versions of X5 and X6

30-10-2014 Hits:380 Car Reviews and News

BMW revises M versions of X5 and X6

Both models are powered by a 4.4-litre M TwinPower Turbo V8 engine with two TwinScroll turbochargers. With outputs of 575 hp and 750 Nm, it's the most powerful engine ever...

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TomTom sat-nav to adopt real-time weathe…

30-10-2014 Hits:333 Car Reviews and News

TomTom sat-nav to adopt real-time weather information

As well as providing traffic jam information, TomTom Traffic now warns drivers about upcoming slow moving traffic due to heavy rain or snow. By being better informed about the weather...

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Modified Toyota Yaris set for SEMA show

29-10-2014 Hits:392 Car Reviews and News

Modified Toyota Yaris set for SEMA show

Automotive lifestyle DUB Magazine's latest creations, the DUB Edition Yaris, will be on display this year at Toyota's 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) booth.The most striking modification to the...

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Audi R8 Competition most powerful yet

29-10-2014 Hits:358 Car Reviews and News

Audi R8 Competition most powerful yet

The R8 Competition features a 0-60 mph time of just 3.2 seconds and a top speed of 199 mph making it the fastest R8 ever offered. Design and performance elements...

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Dacia Duster Oroch to debut in Sao Paulo

29-10-2014 Hits:385 Car Reviews and News

Dacia Duster Oroch to debut in Sao Paulo

The Show car, penned by parent company Renault's design centre for Latin America in Sao Paulo, is described as a styling exercise for a five-seat recreational pick-up truck 'featuring the...

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Ford adds more power to Kuga line-up

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Ford adds more power to Kuga line-up

Ford's 2.0-litre TDCi diesel now features an increased peak power of 17PS, taking it to 180PS and peak torque to 400Nm, up from 340Nm.The Kuga is also now offered with...

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All-new Mazda CX-3 to debut in LA

28-10-2014 Hits:381 Car Reviews and News

All-new Mazda CX-3 to debut in LA

The compact crossover SUV is the latest model in Mazda's line-up of new-generation products featuring the full range of SKYACTIV technology and KODO - Soul of Motion designs. Mazda describes...

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'Inside Rolls-Royce' exhibition announce…

28-10-2014 Hits:373 Car Reviews and News

'Inside Rolls-Royce' exhibition announced

Following the recent Channel 4 television documentary about Rolls-Royce, the British brand has decided to engage directly with fans old and new in a series of live exhibitions, with the...

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Detroit Electric reveals first image of …

27-10-2014 Hits:364 Car Reviews and News

Detroit Electric reveals first image of new SP:01

A single image of the rear of the car has been released to the press, while the Detroit Electric website depicts additional views.The lightweight, limited-edition SP:01 is promised to be...

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TyreSafe launches free app

27-10-2014 Hits:381 Car Reviews and News

TyreSafe launches free app

The Tyre Safety Companion, available free on Apple's iTunes and Google's Play stores, features a number of handy hints, practical advice and reminders regarding tyre safety and maintenance issues such...

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Nissan Note goes Zorbing

27-10-2014 Hits:384 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Note goes Zorbing

The giant inflatable ball, which measures six metres in diameter and more than 18 metres in circumference, was constructed to highlight Nissan's Safety Shield technology featured on the new Note.Originating...

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Night time driver warning as clocks go b…

24-10-2014 Hits:436 Car Reviews and News

Night time driver warning as clocks go back

The research commissioned by the Eyecare Trust showed that a quarter of motorists (25 per cent) admitted they had trouble focusing at night whilst 43 per cent said that objects...

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