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Kia Stinger GT-Line S road test review

Kia Stinger road test report and review

Kia Stinger road test report and review: We put the Kia Stinger GT-Line S through its paces and are impressed by its quality and refinement. EVERY now and then I find myself unexpectedly impressed with a new model – this Kia Stinger is one of those new models. In short, it’s superb! A low-slung, wide […]

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BMW 320d xDrive M Sport road test report and review

BMW 320d xDrive M Sport road test report and review

BMW 320d xDrive M Sport Saloon road test report and review: We have a look at a popular BMW model, but now with xDrive confidence. DAVID HOOPER finds it attracts lots of attention. IT’S funny the effect some cars have on other road users. Drive something small and low powered, and you can be bullied […]

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TomTom Rider 550 sat nav review

TomTom sat nav is still a ‘must-have’ for bikers with a sense of adventure and a love of two-wheel touring

LAST summer my friend Steve and I ventured beyond the UK’s shores on two wheels for the first time, on a week-long trip to tour the D-Day Beaches and soak up the history and nostalgia that can be found everywhere you look along the Normandy coast. The sandy beaches where today family’s play among the […]

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Ford Fiesta ST 2019 (1)

All the fun of the Ford Fair 2019 in a new Fiesta ST!

FORD Fair 2019 at Silverstone was another epic gathering of car clubs from the length and breadth of the country celebrating all things Ford with everything from stunt shows, trade stands, to full-on track sessions, where many owners put their highly-modified machines to the test on track. As well as all the latest cars on […]

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Martyn Bell Adventure Bike Rides review Rides edt - Copy

On the trail of Adventure Bike Rides in Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire

Former BTCC star Martyn Bell launches bespoke guided tours of Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire on iconic BMW GS bikes. DAVID HOOPER joins him for some fun on the Wolds.

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Mini Cooper S Classic Auto road test report and review

Mini Cooper S Classic Auto road test report and review

Mini Cooper S Classic Auto road test report and review: DAVID HOOPER has a look at the latest take on a British classic.

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Quechua Air Seconds 4.1 Xl Family Camping Tent review (2)

Quechua Air Seconds 4.1 Xl Family Camping Tent road test and review

IF you’ve ever been camping and put up your own tent, you’ll know all too well the tests of stamina and endurance that doing battle with tent poles can provoke. Threading unco-operative tent poles through their sleeves to construct your tent doesn’t always go to plan, but behold, there is a solution, and it is […]

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Michelin Morris Minor tyre choice

Why a new set of tyres can transform your classic car

The search for classic car tyres is now easier than it once was, with many of the big brands offering suitable tyres. DAVID HOOPER  looks at some of the considerations and the difference a set of premium Michelin covers made to Doris the Morris. LOOK at the width of a Morris Minor’s tyre and you’ll […]

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