Tag Archives: 2012

Abu Dhabi magic lights up the twilight of F1 season

An action-packed race in Abu Dhabi presented us with the eighth different winner of the season – and kept the championship alive. DAVID HOOPER reviews all the drama. After one of the most exciting Formula 1 races of the 2012 season, it was Kimi Raikkonen in his Lotus Renault who claimed victory for the first […]

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Revving up to preview Round 18 – the Abu Dhabi GP

As the sun begins to set on the 2012 F1 season, TOM WILKINSON previews this weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. After the spice and excitement of India, Formula 1 heads to Abu Dhabi for Round 18 of the 2012 championship. As the sun sets on this fabulous circuit, the lights will shine brightly, but who […]

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Ford Fiesta is named the top used car of 2012

THE Ford Fiesta 1.25 Zetec five-door has been named Used Car of the Year 2012 and used supermini of the year. And in a triple swoop for the blue oval brand the Ford Mondeo was voted best used family car while the S-Max took the best used MPV trophy in the annual What Car? awards. […]

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Updated BMW RR wins top MCN award for 2012

The BMW S 1000 RR has been named by Motorcycle News as its 2012 ‘Machine of the Year’. It is the second time the RR has scooped the top gong in the MCN Awards. The RR also won the ‘Best Sportsbike Unlimited’ award for supersports machines with engines of any capacity. This latest accolade makes […]

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Button shows them how it’s done in Melbourne

After an exciting first qualifying session of 2012, the scene was set for a thrilling Australian Grand Prix. TOM WILKINSON reports on an exciting afternoon’s racing which, for the first race of the season, was surprisingly close. After a Dramatic Qualifying session on Saturday, the race on Sunday was set to be a thriller. There […]

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Formula 1 in 2012. Who’s hot, who’s not?

With winter testing now finished, TOM WILKINSON reports on who’s hot and who’s not at the start of the 2012 Formula 1 season. With winter testing now over, the teams are on their way to Melbourne for round one of the 2012 Formula 1 season. So here’s a close look at the top five teams […]

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Is Kia’s urban runabout good for your Soul?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia Soul Refreshed and restyled for 2012, wheelworldreviews.co.uk editor DAVID HOOPER tests a popular little car from Kia, but was it good for his Soul? I LIKE the Kia Soul – it has character. It does a good impression of a 4×4 which has been out in the rain too […]

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A great family day out at the MCC show at ExCel

After a busy day at the Motorhome, Caravan and Camping Show, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER reports from the acres of halls at London’s ExCel. I hope all of the lucky recipients of the wheelworldreviews.co.uk tickets to the Motorhome, Caravan and Camping Show enjoyed their weekend at London’s ExCel. My family and I were there too, […]

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