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Honda opens pre-order bank for NSX supercar

IT’S low, sleek and absolutely gorgeous. And a lot of people want to get their hands on one. On one what? The new Honda NSX supercar. The Japanese carmaker says the demand has been unprecedented and with that in mind it has opened a pre-order bank. For a deposit of £5,000 potential owners can be […]

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To Binbrook and back on an electric Batribike

Fully charged and raring to go, DAVID HOOPER takes a battery-powered pedal cycle for a spin on the Lincolnshire Wolds. BRADLEY Wiggins may have just made history by winning the Tour de France in some style, but for most of us mere mortals, sipping champagne on the Champs Elysees will remain the stuff of dreams. […]

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Diesel hybrid

Volvo showcases V60 hybrid and V40 at Goodwood

THIS weekend sees Volvo introduce two new offerings to the British public for the first time. The new V40 and the world’s first plug-in diesel hybrid V60 will be on show at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (June 28 until July 1) in the grounds of Goodwood House. Starting at £19,745 on the road, the […]

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Is Peugeot’s 3008 HYbrid4 to be a roaring success?

REVIEW AND ROAD TEST REPORT: PEUGEOT 3008 HYbrid4 One of the first to drive a world first, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER puts Peugeot’s 3008 Hybrid4 to the test at a Midlands safari park – but will this new car be a roaring success? IT’S not every day I get the chance to be one of […]

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2013 Fit electric car

Will Honda electric vehicle Fit European market?

It’s called the Fit in the US, but we know it as the Jazz. HONDA has unveiled an electric commuter vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The 2013 Fit EV (the Fit is known as the Jazz in Europe) is part of the Japanese car maker’s range of alternative fuel vehicles. In a bid […]

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