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Will new Vauxhall Mokka be the creme de la creme?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Mokka Aimed squarely at trendy young folk, DAVID HOOPER says the new Vauxhall Mokka will attract plenty of buyers when they wake up and smell the coffee! The strangely-named Mokka is the first of three new Vauxhall models which are set to propel the brand into new market sectors. […]

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Vauxhall hopes Cascada will lead to rush of sales

The Cascada will be Vauxhall’s first mid-size convertible since World War II! IT has taken more than 70 years, but Vauxhall has come up with its first new mid-size convertible car. And they have revealed the first few teaser shots to whet the appetite. The new car will be called the Cascada — the last one […]

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Mazda MX-5 is most reliable sports car you can buy

IF you want to buy a reliable sports car and be confident in the knowledge that it won’t break down, then buy an MX-5. A reliability study of more than 50,000 cars found that Mazda’s MX-5 is the most reliable car in Britain. Mazda MX-5s built after 2005 recorded a failure rate of only four […]

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When sun shines, make most of it with Golf cabrio

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW GOLF CABRIOLET GT BlueMotion 2.0 TDI 140PS Baffled as to why convertible car owners don’t go topless when the sun shines DAVID HOOPER says Volkswagen’s Golf Cabriolet is one of the best drop-tops on sale today.I DO like happy coincidences and for once, my road test of a beautiful […]

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Letting the sun shine in with Fiat’s cute 500C

Fiat 500C TwinAir review and roadtest report The Fiat 500C is a great little car which has proved hugely popular with Fiat’s customers. DAVID HOOPER let’s the sun shine in as warmer weather finally arrives. Now we can actually enjoy some more summery weather, the thoughts of the fresh air freaks among us will be […]

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Last chance to buy RHD Saab 9-3 convertible

THE last remaining 26 right hand driver MY12 Saab 9-3 convertibles are to be offered for sale in the UK thanks to Saab Parts UK, which has managed to obtain the stock. The cars can be purchased through any of the UK’s 87 authorised Saab repairers and are already in the country, so there are […]

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You will really feel the wind in your hair with this!

YOU know summer is on its way when the car manufacturers bring out their soft-top models… and Mercedes-AMG seems to be making a really big effort this year. Having recently launched the SL 63 AMG, they are launching the SL 65 AMG, a V12 roadster with a six-litre twin turbocharged engine which pumps out 630hp […]

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First pictures of Golf GTI Convertible released

HERE are the first pictures of Volkswagen’s most powerful Golf Cabriolet ever built which will be revealed at next week’s Geneva Motor Show. With the same performance as the hatchback, but with the added pleasure of open-air cruising for up to four people, this quick convertible is sure to find some fans. Its electrically powered […]

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