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Mitsubishi’s ASX provides the best of both worlds

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Mitsubishi ASX 4 Good to drive and easy to live with, DAVID HOOPER reviews a top-of-the-range Mitsubishi ASX 4. PEOPLE like SUVs – and the ASX has proved to be a popular choice for Mitsubishi customers since its launch when it filled a gaping hole in the Japanese manufacturer’s range. […]

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Hyundai ix20 road test shows boost in quality

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Hyundai ix20 Following a distinct hike in quality in the last few years, KEITH WARD roadtests the Hyundai ix20 NO longer can Hyundai be regarded as small fry.  Latest figures show that last year the Korean maker sold more than four-million vehicles globally and ranks as the world’s fifth largest […]

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Candy yellow Focus proves a bit of a lemon!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Ford Focus Zetec S 5-door While the Candy Yellow colour scheme has proved to be a bit of a lemon, DAVID HOOPER marvels at the high-tech gadgetry in what is really an “ordinary” car. LOVE it or hate it, you can’t miss this Candy Yellow Ford Focus when you spot […]

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Kia adds new Sportswagon to its cee’d range

THE new Kia cee’d hatchback impressed the motoring world with its big jump upmarket and three months on, the company is introducing its new Sportswagon which goes on sale at Kia dealers now. The new model replaces the cee’d SW from the previous model range and the company is hoping it will build upon its […]

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Kia’s new cee’d takes a drive up Quality Street

REVIEW AND ROAD TEST REPORT: Kia cee’d range As the second generation of Kia’s cee’d hits our showrooms,  wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER says the new model is more than a big step forward – it’s a giant leap! NEW cars are being launched all the time, but it’s distinct rarity to be able to road […]

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Suzuki’s Swift Sport offers big fun for little money

REVIEW AND ROAD TEST REPORT: Suzuki Swift Sport For fun per pound, Suzuki’s new Swift Sport takes some beating. Editor DAVID HOOPER enjoys driving this exciting little hot shot. I GET to drive all sorts of cars, but every now and again, when the time comes to hand back the keys, there’s an unseemly tussle […]

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Passat ideal for busy parents on economy drive

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW Passat BlueMotion 1.6 TDI  With sharper styling, the latest Passat has plenty of presence. Beautifully finished, and with impressive economy, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER says VW’s latest Passat makes a compelling proposition. BELIEVE it or not, this the seventh generation of Volkswagen’s ever-popular Passat, and what an excellent car […]

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Chevrolet perfect for Cruze-ing around in

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: CHEVROLET CRUZE The current Chevrolet range has a very distinctive front end. With a nicely designed interior and a good warranty, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER, says Chevrolet’s Cruze is easy to live with. THE latest range of Chevrolets are hard to miss, what with their bold front ends emblazoned with […]

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