Tag Archives: 2013
MG6 Magnette

MG6 Magnette road test proves MG is on route to success

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: MG6 MAGNETTE Apart from the octagonal badge on the bonnet, the new MG models have little in common with their chrome-clad predecessors. DAVID HOOPER is pleasantly surprised by his first experience of the new MG range. MENTION the initials MG and my mind automatically conjures up images of the wire-wheeled […]

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Honda Jazz SI

Honda Jazz 1.4 Si road test report and review

The new-look Honda Jazz is music to the ears of DAVID HOOPER. Our review looks at a new model which is the same, but just better! THE Honda Jazz has long been a favourite of people of a certain age, thanks to its easy access design, wide-opening doors and sheer practicality. Keen not to spoil […]

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Hyundai i20 1.1 CRDi Active 5-door

Hyundai i20 1.1 CRDi Active 5-door road test proves frugality

Our road test report and review of the Hyundai i20 1.1 CRDi Active 5-door, with its three-cylinder engine, proves that it’s as frugal as they come. DAVID HOOPER puts the latest model to the test. THE Hyundai i20 is a cleanly-styled little car with and looks very much like the big sister of Hyundai’s smallest model, the […]

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British Grand Prix at Silverstone

F1 British GP at Silverstone hit by exploding tyre dramas

ROUND 8: F1 British Grand Prix Race report After exploding Pirelli tyres affected the result of the British Grand Prix, the manufacturer has been under pressure to find a solution before the teams take to the track at the Nurburgring this weekend. DAVID HOOPER reports on the latest developments. AFTER a thrilling end to the […]

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Fiat Punto 0.9 TwinAir Turbo 85hp

Fiat Punto 0.9 TwinAir Turbo 85hp 5dr road test: Green – or not?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Our Fiat Punto 0.9 TwinAir Turbo 85hp 5dr features Unplugged Green paintwork, but DAVID HOOPER reports on how green and economical it really is. MY first experience of Fiat’s acclaimed diminutive TwinAir engine coincided with a long motorway trip and I found it noisy, underpowered and not particularly economical. You […]

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Alfa Romeo Mito 1.4 MultiAir 135 TCT road test report and review

Alfa Romeo Mito 1.4 MultiAir 135 TCT road test: Fast and fun!

With its TCT twin-clutch transmission system, DAVID HOOPER’s road test and review of the Alfa Romeo Mito 1.4 MultiAir 135 TCT proves the little Alfa MiTo is not only fast, it’s fun, too. I HAVE always been a fan of the Alfa Romeo MiTo. It’s friendly “face” with its oval headlights give the car a […]

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Honda Hornet CB600F A

Review: Honda Hornet CB600FA road test proves naked streetfighters have lots to offer

ROAD TEST AND REVIEW: Honda Hornet CB600FA The Honda Hornet is hardly a new bike, but is now more refined than ever before and is available with some new colour schemes for this season. DAVID HOOPER finds out if this old favourite still has a sting in its tail. SPORTING this smart Pearl Cool White […]

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Bentley Mulsanne Golden Wedding trip

It’s full steam ahead as Bentley finds golden touch

Bentley Mulsanne road test report and review: Living the millionaire lifestyle is a privilege only a few can enjoy, but DAVID HOOPER spent a few days driving one of the cars the rich and famous might buy – Bentley’s flagship Mulsanne YOU could be forgiven for thinking that cars with a price tag that for […]

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