Tag Archives: 2013
ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Renault Clio Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 S&S ECO -

Renault Clio Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 S&S ECO road test review

With its aversion to filling stations, DAVID HOOPER says the new Renault Clio will be a pleasure to own. Renault Clio Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Stop and Start ECO review FEW would argue that when it comes to car design, French carmaker Renault is up there with the best of them. Your eye only needs […]

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Peugeot RCZ

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Peugeot RCZ GT THP 200

First launched in 2009, the Peugeot RCZ has had a mid-life facelift – and looks all the better for it. DAVID HOOPER stretches the legs of one of the latest models from the Lion brand. Peugeot RCZ GT THP 200 PEUGEOT’S RCZ Sports Coupe has to be one of the most striking cars on the […]

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Toyota RAV4 2.2D4D Icon road test report and review

Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 L road test report and review: Still an Icon?

Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 road test report and review – The Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 is an all-new car – but it has lost its compactness! DAVID HOOPER has a look at the latest range. THINK of the Toyota RAV4 and I think of a compact 4×4. Some friends of mine once owned one, and […]

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Suzuki Grand Vitara 3-door 2.4 SZ4 road test and review

Suzuki Grand Vitara 3-door 2.4 SZ4 road test and review

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Suzuki Grand Vitara 3-door 2.4 SZ4 – With a more refined engine, the latest Grand Vitara is a better car than its predecessors, but do customers still want a 2.4-litre petrol engine? DAVID HOOPER puts the three-door version to the test. THE Suzuki Grand Vitara is one of those cars […]

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Jaguar XF Sportbrake road test and review (3)

Jaguar XF Sportbrake 2.2 diesel 163PS Luxury road test review

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Jaguar XF Sportbrake 2.2 diesel 163PS Luxury: The lap of luxury now comes with more room – DAVID HOOPER reviews the estate version of Jaguar’s popular XF range. THE much-anticipated estate, or Sportbrake, version of Jaguar’s XF finally went on sale this year and what a stunning looking car it […]

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Mercedes-Benz Citan 109 CDI Van Long road test and review

Mercedes-Benz Citan 109 CDI Van Long road test and review

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Mercedes-Benz Citan 109 CDI Van Long – Mercedes-Benz Citan 109 CDI Van Long is the new small van with a three-pointed star. DAVID HOOPER is impressed with the car-like ride and equipment levels. THE Mercedes-Benz Citan is the German manufacturer’s new small van. It comes in various guises but competes […]

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Peugeot 208 GTi 1.6 THP 200 road test: Devil is in the detail!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Peugeot 208 GTi 1.6 THP 200 – The Peugeot 208 GTi is the icing on the cake of the 208 range, but is it worthy of the GTi badge. DAVID HOOPER puts one to the test. PEUGEOT’S hot hatch story has just opened a new chapter with the launch of […]

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Range Rover Evoque SD4 2.2 Diesel road test and review

Range Rover Evoque SD4 2.2 diesel road test: A bit of posh living!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Range Rover Evoque SD4 2.2 Diesel.  A “spiced up” Range Rover Evoque with all the toys. DAVID HOOPER enjoys a few days of posh living. A RANGE Rover Evoque road test is always a pleasure, but this week’s test car was something of a showcase for the marque. It’s no […]

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