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Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX4hs road test review

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV road test review

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV road test review – ENDA MULLEN drives this Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicle. FAST FACTS Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX4hs Price: £34,999 THE war against environmentally unfriendly SUVs – or Chelsea Tractors as they came to be called in certain quarters – never got too serious thankfully. Okay, mums on the school run […]

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Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC review and road test report

Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC review and road test report

Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC review and road test report: A 1.6-litre diesel engine which is better than the rash of 1.0-litre three-pots – DAVID HOOPER drives the new Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC CAR manufacturers make all manner of claims about the economy of their latest products, but hardly any can live up to those claims […]

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Ford Focus 1ltr EcoBoost

Road test: Ford Focus Zetec S 1.0T EcoBoost

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Ford Focus Zetec S 1.0T EcoBoost A three-cylinder, 1.0-litre engine in a Ford Focus? Really? A slightly sceptical DAVID HOOPER finds out if the new EcoBoost engines live up to all the hype. Is less really more? RAISED eyebrows and sceptical comments are perfectly normal and completely understandable when discussing […]

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Fernando Alonso in his Ferrari F1 race car.

We nominate our Formula 1 Driver of the Year

Our Formula 1 reporter TOM WILKINSON looks back at the 2012 season and picks his Driver of the Year award winner. THIS year has been one of the most exciting Formula 1 seasons in years. German driver Sebastian Vettel became the youngest driver in the history of the sport to win three world titles, but […]

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We drive it – the £100,000 Infiniti FX Vettel Edition

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Infiniti FX Vettel Edition Sebastian Vettel may be F1’s youngest triple world champion, but he’s also been involved in designing an exclusive road car. DAVID HOOPER has been driving the £100,000 Infiniti FX Vettel Edition. RED Bull’s German Formula 1 star Sebastian Vettel may have just become the youngest F1 […]

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A strong Britcar season for Mazda’s MX-5 GT car

Mazda’s MX-5 GT car finished the 2011 Britcar Production GTN Championship season on a high at Brands Hatch with a race pace that placed it ahead of rivals Porsche, Ferrari, Lotus, Ginetta and Marcos. Finishing fifth overall and second in class from 21 competitors, the MX-5 GT car was only beaten in its class by […]

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Remember to MoT yourself this New Year

AS we start another New Year, road safety group GEM Motoring Assist, is advising people not only to check and MoT their car, but to also ensure they are personally fit and legal to take to the road. The organisation is committed to helping drivers across the country and believes a few regular checks to […]

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