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SsangYong

SsangYong adds new model to Korando range

WITH the UK market experiencing a welcome rise in new car registrations, SsangYong is making a bid for some of those sales. It’s latest offering is the Korando SE. Styled by Italian car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro of Ital Design, it is powered by an advanced and robust 2.0-litre four cylinder turbo diesel engine producing 149PS, […]

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Korando SUV

Can Korando corral the SUV market in Britain?

THIS autumn sees the arrival in the UK of SsangYong’s Korando Sports Utility Vehicle. Previously seen around the world as a concept, the Korean carmaker showed a production-ready version at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. The Korando Sporst is aimed at drivers needing to combine a working vehicle with the benefits of four-wheel-drive with a […]

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VW Polo road test reveals the sweet taste of success

It’s not hard to see why the Polo is an award-winning car. Motoring Writer KEITH WARD understands why it has enjoyed the sweet taste of success. NOW into its fifth generation, the Polo seems to have been around as long as its namesake mint with the hole. The four-wheeled version has been crowned European Car […]

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Astra GTC VXR reviewed in road and track test

Vauxhall’s new Astra GTC VXR is now on sale and wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER is one of the first journalists to road test the car and review its performance on road and track. VAUXHALL’S eagerly-awaited new VXR sports coupe is now on sale – and I was one of the first journalists to road test […]

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M Class

Mmmmm, classy Merc arrives with two specials

MERCEDES’ all-new M-Class opens its account on the UK market with two special edition models, both of which offer an extensive range of equipment as standard and some exclusive features. Both the special editions will come with a choice of the ML250 BlueTEC or ML350 BlueTEC advanced turbodiesel engines. Prices are £43,235 on the road […]

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B-Max

New Ford makes Max use of access space

FORD says you can buy its B-Max now for delivery in September. Prices start at £12,995 rising to a high of £17,595. The global car giant says the B-Max offers drivers a combination of the latest design and small car technology coupled with unequalled economy. Ford claims the car is competitively priced, and the 1.4-litre […]

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VW Alltrack

Alltrack is a blend of estate and SUV

VOLKSWAGEN’S new Passat Alltrack has everything you could possibly need to head off cross-country and enjoy the rugged, outdoor lifestyle, claims the German giant. Blessed with the advantages of a raised ride high, the VW’s 4Motion four-wheel drive and rugged body enhancements, if you are thinking of buying one there’s no need to beat around […]

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The Citroen DS5 is the flagship of the DS range.

Orders being taken for Citroen’s DS flagship

CITROEN’S flagship of the DS range, the DS5 is available for pre-order in showrooms now. Born from the C-SportLounge concept car, the French carmaker has packed the model with innovative features and carried on the bold design theme of the DS range. Refinement and safety are two key factors in this executive car with its […]

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