Tag Archives: C-Segment
qashqai

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 […]

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WTCC

Loeb’s WTCC rocket unveiled

IT IS only a month since Citroen announced to the world that it’s next big challenge is to take on the established marques in the World Touring Car Championship in 2014. But the French car giant has not been hanging around — it has just revealed the car with which Sebastian Loeb will tackle the […]

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fastback

Will fastback fly out of the showrooms?

MAZDA is bringing the latest version of its 3 model to the UK later this year. And the range will include two body styles, a fastback and the regular hatchback shape. As with its other new generation vehicles the CX-5 SUV and Mazda6, the latest generation of its global best-seller will be equipped with the […]

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Qoros GQ3

Qoros aims the GQ3 at aspirational drivers

QOROS, the independent carmaker from China, has unveiled its GQ3 model, the first in a line of cars aimed specifically at the European and its home markets. They have drawn together a team of international specialists to plot the new models and the GQ3 is a saloon which falls into the C segment of the […]

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i30 tourer

Hyundai hope to cruise to top with i30 Tourer

FOLLOWING the successful launch of its i30 model, Hyundai has revealed the pricing and specification levels for its new generation Tourer model. Since its launch in March this year, the i30 has been winning awards and the wallets in the UK and the carmaker hopes for similar success with the Tourer, which starts at £16,195 […]

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Ford EcoBoost

EcoBoost provides boost to Focus sales

JUST as the economic situation begins to bite, car buyers are responding to the high cost of fuel by seeking out more economical and frugal  cars. And one of those filling this niche is the Ford Focus EcoBoost. The car giant’s 1.0-litre EcoBoost model  accounted for 17 per cent of sales in the April figures, […]

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Hyundai unveils new i30 model

Hyundai has great hopes for its new i30. THIS is the first picture of Hyundai’s next generation i30. The Korean carmaker expects this latest version will build on the success of its original version, which was its first car with the i prefix and the herald of a new era for its sales in Europe. […]

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Ford Focus raises game as company marks 100 years

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD FOCUS There may have been rain in Spain, but during its European launch, it was Ford’s new Focus which shone. DAVID HOOPER, editor of wheelworldreviews.co.uk, reports from Jerez. Immediately identifiable, but the new Ford Focus is a very different car. WHEN Ford launched its new Focus to the international […]

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