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Roadtesting SEAT’s sporty Ibiza raises pulse rate!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: SEAT Ibiza 1.4 150 FR With potent performance in a stylish little car, DAVID HOOPER says fun comes as standard in the Ibiza FR. WHEN it comes to attractive styling, few do a better job than Spanish carmaker SEAT, and this sporty little number comes with the get-up-and-go performance to […]

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Astra GTC VXR reviewed in road and track test

Vauxhall’s new Astra GTC VXR is now on sale and wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER is one of the first journalists to road test the car and review its performance on road and track. VAUXHALL’S eagerly-awaited new VXR sports coupe is now on sale – and I was one of the first journalists to road test […]

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Track pack – Nissan GT-R and Juke R let loose

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Nissan GT-R and Juke R After test driving two of Nissan’s fastest and rarest cars, the GT-R and Juke R, DAVID HOOPER enjoys a fascinating tour of the company’s thriving factory in Sunderland where the Juke and Qashqai are built. FOR a long time now, I’ve been waiting for a […]

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Impreza is more discreet, but still as fast as ever

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Subaru Impreza 2.5 WRX STi Type UK More mature, but just as potent, DAVID HOOPER reaquaints himself with an old friend – Subaru’s stunning Impreza WRX STi. SETTLING into this week’s test car was like becoming re-acquainted with an old friend I haven’t seen for a while. They’ve grown up […]

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First pictures of Golf GTI Convertible released

HERE are the first pictures of Volkswagen’s most powerful Golf Cabriolet ever built which will be revealed at next week’s Geneva Motor Show. With the same performance as the hatchback, but with the added pleasure of open-air cruising for up to four people, this quick convertible is sure to find some fans. Its electrically powered […]

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Catching up with Golf GTI, Convertible and Tiguan

ROADTEST REPORT: VW GOLF GTI, GOLF CABRIOLET AND TIGUAN The latest special edition Golf GTI marks yet another milestone. This year has been a busy one for Volkswagen. Wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER catches up with some of the latest newcomers. IT’S almost unbelievable to think that Volkswagen’s Golf GTI has now been with us in […]

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