Archive | September, 2011

Life still a beach the second time around

Relive the spirit of the Sixties, man! ROUND, round, get around, I get around… and so can you! The days of the Beach Boys and long, hot days on the sand were brought back when VW unveiled its buggy up! concept. The inspiration for the VW design was the 1960s beach buggies which rode the […]

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Retro Honda has that classic look

The VT750S in its red colour scheme. DO you hanker after the good old days when film stars cruised around on big bikes? Well, you could be in luck as Honda (UK) are bringing out two specials of the classic and retro-style VT750S. The bike was designed to give a wide range of bikers a […]

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Will Fiesta Metal be treated like guru?

The Fiesta Metal comes in three colours. FORD is turning up the heat in the hot hatch sector with a new Fiesta. They are unleasing the 134PS Metal to the roads of the UK. There will only be 1,000 Metals built and they will be priced from £15,695 on the road. The Fiesta Metal reaches […]

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Aston so cool, they’re hot!

Aston Martin seem to have the golden touch with style. THEY’RE so cool, they’re almost frozen! Iconic marque Aston Martin has won the award of being the UK’s coolest brand for the fifth time in the last six years. They have once more topped the poll, in which they faced such world-famous design rivals as […]

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Weise Psycho bike kit offers best of both worlds

Well-made and comfortable, wheelworldreviews.co.uk editor DAVID HOOPER says that with a stylish mix of leather and textile, the Psycho outfit from Weise offers the best of both worlds for bikers. CHOOSING new motorcycle kit needs a bit of thought – after all, you do want to look the part, and as with most things, there […]

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Sportvan looks good and works hard

This special Transit Sportvan is part of the company’s 100-year celebrations. AS part of its centenary celebrations, Ford of Britain has unveiled a special edition Transit. Only 180 of the Transit Sportvan models will go on the market, in a metallic silver and graphite livery. Anthony Ireson, the company’s marketing director, said: “Demand for our […]

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Skoda launches new model number six

The Citigo heralds a move into the small car sector for Skoda. SKODA’S assault on the market continues as it introduces its sixth new model. Their latest offering is a city car, named appropriately, the Citigo. The new model will make its market debut in the Czech Republic before the year is out, with launches […]

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Chrysler’s Ypsilon and Delta are a premium pair

CHRYSLER YPSILON AND DELTA ROAD TEST The new Chrysler Ypsilon will certainly be noticed. Two new premium models that may well look strangely familiar. Motoring writer TOM SCANLAN tests two of the latest – and best – from Chrysler The new Chrysler Delta is the larger of the two new models. Chrysler’s “strategic alliance” with […]

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