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New Adam

Would you Adam and Eve it? 1,000,000 variations

HERE are a couple of the first official photographs of Vauxhall’s new Adam. The carmaker has big hopes that the new A Sector offering will be a game changer in this often fashion-led area of the car market. It believes the Adam has an urban car with chic appeal. And Vauxhall also claims that the […]

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Astra GTC VXR reviewed in road and track test

Vauxhall’s new Astra GTC VXR is now on sale and wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER is one of the first journalists to road test the car and review its performance on road and track. VAUXHALL’S eagerly-awaited new VXR sports coupe is now on sale – and I was one of the first journalists to road test […]

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Vauxhall Ampera won’t run out of electric power

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Ampera Unlike other electric cars, Vauxhall’s new Ampera has a range-extending petrol engine, so you will never run out of power. DAVID HOOPER is one of the first to drive this unique new car which is on sale from May 1. With the launch of its new Ampera, Vauxhall […]

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Plug in to new thinking with Vauxhall’s Ampera

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Ampera Plugged in and powered up, KEITH WARD is one of the first to drive Vauxhall’s all-electric Ampera. IN the motel apartment in the fictional town of “Amperaville” that is our base for testing Vauxhall’s ambitious new electric car, they have plastered notes on the kitchen appliances. Thus on […]

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Seven seat Zafira Tourer impresses with versatility

VAUXHALL ZAFIRA TOURER ROAD TEST Vauxhall’s Zafira Tourer impresses KEITH WARD when he travels to Germany to try out this eyecatching newcomer. Vauxhall’s eye-catching front end is hard to miss on the Zafira Tourer. HEADING to UK showrooms by the New Year will be a new,  longer and roomier “Tourer” version of the Vauxhall. Zafira […]

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Astra GTC is about to go into production

The order books for this new Vauxhall will open in June. THESE are the first images of Vauxhall’s new Astra GTC and you will be able to order one from June 7. The pictures show it racing down an imaginary road, but real test cars are now running final validation drives – and on June […]

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Alfa Romeo Cloverleaf turns heads with ease

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: ALFA ROMEO CLOVERLEAF With a rich history, the Cloverleaf is a lot to live up – motoring writer KEITH WARD finds out if it makes the grade. Alfa Romeo’s smart Cloverleaf model can certainly catch the eye for all the right reasons. WE are into the image of great motor […]

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Astra sports luggage space aplenty for touring trips

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VAUXHALL ASTRA SPORT TOURER Attractively styled and well thought out, editor DAVID HOOPER, says Vauxhall’s Sport Tourer version of the Astra is certain to be a hit with customers. Smartly styled and with a gaping load area, the Astra is built to carry. THIS is the first Vauxhall Astra I’ve […]

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