Tag Archives: Cheshire
Lamborghini

Lamborghini celebrates anniversary in classic style

WHEN it comes to building supercars and head-turning models, Lamborghini is up there with the very best. From such legendary models as the Countach and the Diablo, the first of the Italian marque’s cars to top 200mph, through to today’s rockets such as the Aventador, its cars have never been ignored or gone unnoticed! Now, […]

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Chris Evan's Carfest North

New venue for Chris Evan’s Carfest North

OULTON PARK racing circuit in Cheshire is the new venue for charity extravaganza CarFest North, which this year will be staged from Friday to Sunday, August 2-4. Site of a former stately home, and 60 years old this year, Oulton Park’s combination of stunning scenery and spectacular racing make it the ideal venue for viewing […]

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New Honda Civic records over 60mpg in road test!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Honda Civic 2.2 i-DTEC ES Achieving 60mpg is still a rarity, but from a 2.2-litre engine? DAVID HOOPER is impressed by Honda’s new Civic and its superb diesel engine. EVER since I first drove a diesel-powered Honda – and met the engineer who designed what was, at the time, a […]

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Chris Evans’ CarFest so good they’re doing it twice!

ANYONE who’s a Chris Evans fan  will have heard about CarFest – but this is no longer the whacky presenters pipe dream – it’s about to become a reality. CarFest is not one, but two weekends, one in the south of England, and one in the North, well Cheshire, anyway! The first is at  Laverstoke […]

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Volvo’s hi-tech gadgets reassure in bad weather

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VOLVO XC60 DRIVe SE Lux Start/Stop In appalling driving conditions, some of the latest in-car tech proved its worth. Motoring Journalist DAVID HOOPER, editor of wheelworldreviews.co.uk, explains how the latest cruise control system came into its own. MY time with this Volvo XC60 coincided with a trip across the Pennines […]

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Horsing around with new Peugeot thoroughbred

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Peugeot 508 RXH It’s not every day you get the chance to horse around in a car at state-of-the-art stables owned by a millionaire footballer, but that’s exactly what happened during the launch of Peugeot’s 508 Hybrid. wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER explains what it was all about. DRIVING a car […]

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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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