Archive | April, 2011

Porsche announces GT3 RS limited edition

The fastest Porsche yet – but only 600 will be sold worldwide. PORSCHE has announced the launch of limited edition version of its 911 GT3 RS in July, offering even more power and greater performance. Limited to 600 vehicles worldwide, the 911 GT3 RS 4.0 takes all the attributes that have made the Porsche 911 […]

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SEAT adds Multitronic gearbox to Exeo range

Designed to broaden its appeal, SEAT adds a multitronic option to its Exeo range. Motoring writer KEITH WARD gave it a try. SEAT Exeo buyers now have the option of a Multitronic gearbox. NEW to the SEAT stable this Spring is a sensationally smooth automatic gearbox for the Exeo saloon. Allied to the parent VW […]

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Alfa Romeo Mito range gets a major makeover

A new body colour is just one of the many changes to the revised Mito range. A significantly revised MiTo range is about to go on sale through Alfa Romeo’s  52-strong UK dealer network. The Italian sporting car manufacturer, which is enjoying a strong and sustained sales surge in 2011, has just released details of […]

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Croft gearing up for BSB stars on track

Action-packed racing to look forward to as BSB stars head to Croft. CROFT Circuit in North Yorkshire is gearing up to welcomes the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship – the UK’s premier motorcycle race series – as it makes its only visit of the year to the North East in 2011 on the weekend of […]

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Focus-ing on Fords, old and new 100 years apart

As Ford marks its Centenary, motoring writer KEITH WARD compares the old and the new. The new Ford Focus is a huge improvement on what was on offer 100 years ago. FORD aim to carry on leading the UK car charts with a smooth change to the all-new Focus now entering  their 550 showrooms. This […]

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Mazdas go like wind to support RAF Typhoon team

The RAF Typhoon Display Team with Fl Lt Tim Clement, 2011 Typhoon display pilot. MAZDA is helping to keep the Royal Air Force Typhoon Display Team on the road this by giving three vehicles to use while on their travels around the country. The three vehicles, one Mazda5 and two Mazda CX-7 models, are being […]

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Homer Simpson springs onto iPhone app

Homer will help you find your way – and tell you off when you go wrong! FRESH from Springfield, Homer Simpson – the world’s favourite animated patriarch – is now making his way onto your TomTom App for iPhone for the very first time, as the friendly and encouraging co-pilot to your journey! Developed in […]

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VW Beetle for 21st century unveiled in China

Volkswagen has taken the wraps off the new Beetle. VOLKSWAGEN has unveiled the latest generation Beetle in Shanghai, marking a new era in this iconic car’s history. The latest generation moves away from design of the New Beetle of 1998 and instead draws on cues from the original and Beetle Ragster concept shown in Detroit […]

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