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VW Passat Estate 2.0 TDI SE Business road test report and review

VW Passat Estate 2.0 TDI SE Business road test report and review

THIS is the eighth generation of the Passat, which since its launch in 1973 has racked up over 22 million sales worldwide and going on for half a million in the UK, where the estate version consistently outsells the saloon.

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Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX4hs road test review

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV road test review

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV road test review – ENDA MULLEN drives this Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicle. FAST FACTS Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX4hs Price: £34,999 THE war against environmentally unfriendly SUVs – or Chelsea Tractors as they came to be called in certain quarters – never got too serious thankfully. Okay, mums on the school run […]

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VW Passat Estate 2015

New VW Passat range road test report and review

IN 41 years, 22m Passats have been sold worldwide, around 442,000 of them in the UK.

Not only is the latest Mk VIII “all-new”, say VW, but it marks the “biggest-ever jump in changes and features” of a model from them “or any other” car brand.

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Will Renault Kangoo EV ease business costs?

It isn’t an easy time to be the owner of a business which relies upon a vehicle fleet to carry out its operations, with fuel prices becoming an increasingly painful problem. However, Renault is taking steps to ease this financial burden with the launch of the all-electric Renault Kangoo van which is set to be […]

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Kia’s new Optima taking on the fleet big boys!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia Optima Kia goes head-to-head with the big boys in the shape of its new Optima. The new model has been well received in other markets, but will it be good news for the Korean carmaker in the Britain? KEITH WARD is among the first to drive the new model. […]

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Ford’s 1.6 ECOnetic impresses in classy Mondeo

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD MONDEO ECONETIC Capable of eating up the miles while sipping fuel, editor DAVID HOOPER says Ford’s latest 1.6-litre eco engine is an impressive performer. Ford’s latest Mondeo with its impressive 1.6-litre ECOnetic engine pictured at under Hen Cloud in the Peak District. I’VE always been something of a fan […]

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Volvo S80 with 1.6-litre engine – but it works!

As Volvo sets course to win more business customers, editor DAVID HOOPER looks at two interesting models from its new range and suggests that it should be plain sailing for the Swedish carmaker. Volvo’s City Safety system is now fitted as standard on the S80. It is designed to reduce the severity of a low-speed […]

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Vauxhall’s Insignia dips below 120g/km

With reduced C02 emissions, the Insignia is now more attractive to business drivers. VAUXHALL’S European Car of the Year-winning Insignia range is now an even more compelling choice for private and business users with the addition of an ultra-low emissions ecoFLEX diesel model and a new-to-range 1.4 Turbo petrol engine. With a 10 per cent […]

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