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Ghibli marks first for Maserati

THE all-new Maserati Ghibli marks a major milestone in the luxury marque’s history — for the first time the Italian maestros will have two four-door saloons in its model range. The Ghibli saloon is the company’s first foray into the premium E-segment of the car market and comes with a choice of two twin-turbo V6 […]

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Honda's NSX Concept

Honda gives glimpse of next possible supercar

EARTH Dreams Technology may sound like something from a science fiction film, but it’s Honda’s vision for the future at least. The first fruits of its labour is going on display at the Geneva Motor Show in the form of a 1.6-litre diesel. It is the first in a new generation of diesel engines which […]

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C3 Airdream

Clean, green Citroen machine ready to order

This is the Citroen with the lowest CO2 figures. CITROEN has trumpeted the arrival of its most CO2 efficient traditionally engined model to date. A bit of a mouthful, the C3 e-HDi 70 Airdream EGS VTR+ produces a very low 87g/km of CO2. Coupled with fuel economy figures of 83.1mpg on the combined cycle, the […]

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New diesel engine for Jeep Patriot

Jeep has introduced a new diesel engine for its Patriot range. JEEP has announced changes to the diesel-powered Patriot medium-sized SUV. The makers claim the new engine offers improved fuel economy, greater torque and improved trim levels. The current 2.0 Volkswagen diesel engine has just been superceded by a modern 163bhp 2.2 CRD engine sourced […]

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BMW 530d

Diesel power is set to be Britain’s choice when it comes to the new BMW model, says Frederic Manby. He found the 530d’s engine serene and the automatic gearbox seamless. The  5 Series is now complete, says BMW. BMW says its 5-series is now complete with the arrival in showrooms of the  Touring estate model. […]

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