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SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE road test review

SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE road test review

AN all-wheel-drive estate car designed for the big outdoors is the latest offering from SEAT. The Leon X-PERIENCE is a beefed up version of the very practical ST model launched by the Spanish car maker last year and comes with the latest Haldex four-wheel-drive system also used on the Audi Q3.

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Subaru unveils WRX concept rocket

THEY used to say about the Yanks “overpaid, oversexed and over here”. Now Subaru is following in their footsteps, so as to speak. For the Japanese maker of affordable rockets, which unveiled its WRX concept vehicle at the New York International Auto Show, has revealed that the car will be making its European debut at […]

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Porsche 911 Turbo just gets better and better

IT is now four decades since the first prototype Porsche 911 Turbo appeared… but it has lost none of its magic. The latest version, the new Type 991 generation 911 Turbo and Turbo S combine the virtues of a full-blown race car with a use-anytime road vehicle. Improvements include new all-wheel drive running gear with […]

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Free winter checks for Subaru owners

WITH the sudden drop in temperature comes a timely reminder that winter is on the way. And to support its customers Subaru UK has today launched an offer to owners of its vehicles. The Japanese carmaker is offering free winter vehicle checks and will top up essential fluids as necessary for all Subaru models through […]

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Will new Vauxhall Mokka be the creme de la creme?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Mokka Aimed squarely at trendy young folk, DAVID HOOPER says the new Vauxhall Mokka will attract plenty of buyers when they wake up and smell the coffee! The strangely-named Mokka is the first of three new Vauxhall models which are set to propel the brand into new market sectors. […]

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The models proud of their wider rear ends!

PORSCHE has added two all-wheel-drive models to its new generation 911 range. The 911 Carrera 4 and 4S both benefit from the newest version of the Porsche Traction Management (PTM) system which helps put all that power down with greater safety and roadholding in all weather conditions. To help the two new models stand out […]

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More power, fewer pounds with Subaru offer

More bang for your bucks with the WRX STI SUBARU is making a big push to grab market share in the new registration rush. The Japanese carmaker has unveiled a tempting offer on its performance car the WRX STI. Buyers can pick up this hot piece of kit for £26,995. As if that wasn’t tempting […]

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Land Rover reaches another summit with award

THE design of cars such as the Evoque pictured above has led to Land Rover being named the 2012 Car Maker Of The Year in the 2012 Motor Trader Awards. This accolade is a reflection of Land Rover’s efforts over the years to produce a bigger and better range of vehicles and its financial performance […]

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