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Vauxhall Corsa SRI VX-Line 1.3CDTi 95PS road test review

Vauxhall Corsa SRI VX-Line 1.3CDTi 95PS road test report review

THINK Vauxhall Corsa and most of us will think of a small town runabout, but I covered hundreds of miles in this Flame Red Vauxhall Corsa, and was highly impressed with it – not least because it’s the most economical car I have ever driven! This Vauxhall Corsa actually returned an amazing 71 miles per gallon and I was so pleased that I had to pull over and take a picture.

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Vauxhall Corsa 1.4t Excite road test report review

Vauxhall Corsa 1.4t Excite road test report review

THE new Vauxhall Corsa was the top seller in Scotland in January. Now in its fourth generation, the popular supermini was first launched back in 1993. Since then a staggering 12 million have been sold with over 1.8 million of them finding homes in the UK. The new model arrived in the autumn of last year and replaced a model which was getting tired as it had been in production for eight years.

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newq Polo

Revamped, but unmistakeably a Polo

At first glance, the latest VW Polo doesn’t look radically different. Motoring writer Keith Ward finds out if the Polo is still cool. NOT much looks different at first sight of the new VW Polo, which arrived in UK showrooms this July. Revised headlights and bigger lower air intake at the front, redesigned rear lights and […]

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New car registrations increase in April

THERE was more good news for UK motor industry last month as new car registrations increased by 14.8 per cent, totalling  163,357 units. This was the best April performance since 2008. The figures were released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The Society notes that there was high demand for some models […]

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New Ford Fiesta

New Ford Fiesta can tame those teenagers | Review

ROAD TEST REPORT: New Ford Fiesta review With some clever technology to tame those teenagers, KEITH WARD’s Ford Fiesta road test of the new range justifies the Blue Oval company’s move to replace it’s best seller. TOT up the current credentials of the Fiesta and you wonder why Ford need to replace it with a […]

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Corsa

Limited edition Corsa comes with fresh power plant

VAUXHALL has brought out a new limited edition model of the Corsa and given buyers a new engine to power it. The Black Edition model can be ordered with a punchy 1.4-litre turbocharged unit with a stop/start system and this power plant makes it one of the most powerful Corsas available. Power from the new […]

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Peugeot 208 range hits the showrooms

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Peugeot 208 range As Peugeot’s new 208 range hits the showrooms, KEITH WARD has a look at the range and puts two of the new cars to the test. FOR decades now, models as they are replaced in all categories have come out bigger (more for your money) and heavier […]

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Vauxhall Ampera won’t run out of electric power

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Ampera Unlike other electric cars, Vauxhall’s new Ampera has a range-extending petrol engine, so you will never run out of power. DAVID HOOPER is one of the first to drive this unique new car which is on sale from May 1. With the launch of its new Ampera, Vauxhall […]

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