Tag Archives: 4×4
Vauxhall Mokka Tech Line 1.4 turbo 140PS Start/Stop 4x4 road test report and review

Vauxhall Mokka Tech Line 1.4 turbo 140PS Start/Stop 4×4 road test report and review

THE Vauxhall Mokka is a smart looking mini-SUV and has become a common site on our roads thanks to its good value offering. It’s popular with a cross-section of buyers, from those young trendy people with an outdoor lifestyle who appreciate the built-in cycle carrier cleverly concealed in the rear bumper, which my test car should have featured, but didn’t thanks to Vauxhall sending me the wrong car, to those of a certain age who find the raised ride height much easier to cope with when getting in and out of the car.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →
Dacia Duster Ambiance 1.5 dCi 110 4x4 road test report review

Dacia Duster Ambiance dCi 110 4×4 road test report and review

THE Dacia Duster is a full four-wheel-drive SUV. Its price tag is a clear indication of what you get – a no-frills but fairly rugged soft roader which comes with a proper four-wheel-drive system capable of running in either two wheel drive or all-wheel-drive. It even has a lock mechanism for particularly sticky situations.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →
Skoda Yeti Black Edition 4x4 2.0 TDI 140PS

Skoda Yeti Black Edition 4×4 2.0 TDI 140PS road test report and review

BLACK seems to be the new white, and this rather smart looking Skoda Yeti Black Edition is a rather special extension of the Yeti brood. The recently updated model features new styling front and aft and equipment upgrades, but other than that, Skoda have stuck to the practical, functional, go just about anywhere formula which has proved to be quite a hit for the brand.

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Suzuki’s new Vitara available in 2015

A NEW version of Suzuki’s popular Vitari has been unveiled by the Japanese carmaker. Since it first appeared in 1988, the Vitara series has earned acclaim for stylish, city oriented designs, compact, easy to manage dimensions, comfortable on-road performance, and genuine off-road capability. Over the years it has evolved in body size and powertrain. Now, […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Jeep Wrangler makes splash for second year running

JEEP’S iconic Wrangler shows it can still come to grips with anything as it takes 4×4 Magazine’s 4×4 of the Year, Hardcore class for the second year running. The award comes from the specialist publication’s panel of expert judges, who put the rugged US-built off-roader above some extremely capable competitors. The title was awarded specifically […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Nissan revamps its popular Qashqai crossover car

THE car which arguably became a pioneer, the Nissan Qashqai, has undergone a revamp. More than two million customers bought the crossover car since its launch in 2007 and helped create a new sector as rival manufacturers followed suit. The Qashqai appeals to both C-segment drivers looking for additional style, technology and excitement as well […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →
Turismo car

Turismo has stacks and stacks of space

IT’S big, spacious and it’s over here! The new SsangYong Turismo that is. The company says it has virtually no competition as being more than five metres in length and with a three-metre wheelbase the car is bigger than normal-sized MPVs  in the mould of Ford’s Galaxy, Renault’s Grand Scenic or Seat’s Alhambra. And neither […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Suzuki brings Swift 4×4 to UK market place

SUZUKI has enjoyed buoyant sales with its Swift supermini and now they are offering its latest variant on the UK market. It has been well received in Japan and on the Continent, and now it’s on sale here soon. Buyers in Germany and Switzerland have been able to order the Swift 4×4 for months, and […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →