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Mazda MX-5s racing at Silverstone

Mazda MX-5 Britcar racers tune Silverstone tactics

THE Mazda UK race team is planning its strategy and fine-tuning its tactics as it makes its final preparations for two of its Mazda MX-5 Britcar racecars to return to the track in the Britcar Production Sportscar Series at Silverstone this coming weekend. The two 130mph MX-5s are based closely on the soft-top Mazda MX-5 […]

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Mazda MX5 race car

Mazda MX-5s are back on track and ready to race at Silverstone

DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda race team for a test day at Donington Park – but will he make the grade to race in the Britcar Championship at Silverstone on May 11? THE last time I donned my crash helmet in anger at the wheel of an open-topped MX-5 Racing car, it was -30 degrees. […]

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Nissan aims to win a new Friend or two

A FRIEND in need is a friend indeed… and Nissan clearly feel that way. Today they have revealed a concept four-seat sedan, the Friend-ME. Nissan say it’s aimed at a new generation of car buyers, particularly in China, where the strict policy on having children means big family cars are unnecessary. Instead, the company believes […]

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Mercedes unveils the GLA SUV concept

THE market for SUVs just seems to keep on growing. And not just in the basic family sector but also in the luxury and premium areas. And Mercedes-Benz is not going to get left behind. Starting today they are showing a compact premium class SUV at the Shanghai Motor Show, which runs until April 29. […]

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Citroen Technospace

Technospace lift-off for Citroen’s future of MPVs

CITROEN has laid down a canvas of success in recent years with models like the Xsara Picasso, C4 Picasso, Grand C4 Picasso and C3 Picasso. Now the go-ahead French brand is embarking on its next step at the forefront of the compact MPV scene. With sales of almost three million Picassos in the bag since […]

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Powered by your smartphone’s connectivity

FORGET a mobile phone being for calls, texts etc — Hyundai has something else in mind for today’s smartphones. Not content with Bluetooth connectivity and keeping in touch, the Korean manufacturer is utilising the power of modern smartphone operating systems. The company has previewed the prototype of its Connectivity Concept in Frankfurt, Germany. The technology displays […]

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Icon concept

Icon adds top award to stylish looks

  The Icon has captured the industry’s attention, but will MG put it into production?   AFTER causing quite a stir at the Beijing Motor Show, MG has been rewarded with a highly acclaimed accolade. Its rather stunning MG Icon concept car has picked up a major design award in the form of the prestigious […]

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VW eT!

Move over K9, eT! is here

Volkswagen’s eT! is a base for future designs. DR Who’s former sidekick K9 has been done out of the role of faithful follower by Volkswagen. The German motor manufacturer has unveiled its eT! electric concept vehicle which, the company claims, pushes technology as far as it can go at this moment in time. The concept […]

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