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NGMW 40TH

NGMW’s 40 years puts Group on road to nostalgia

As the Northern Group of Motoring Writers celebrates its 40th Anniversary, DAVID HOOPER drives some of the now classic cars which at the time were brand new – including the Queen Mum’s Jag! IT’S 40 years since the Queen Mum bought this lovely Jaguar XJ12 limousine . . . The same year, 1973, also saw […]

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New Renault Clio

New Renault Clio review: Great styling, great tech

 ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: New Renault Clio range With stand-out styling and some interesting new technology, MARTYN COLLINS enjoys a first drive of the new Renault Clio range. There’s no doubt that the Clio is a key car for Renault and with 12-million sold in 115 countries, it is a major player in the […]

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New Ford Fiesta

New Ford Fiesta review reveals some clever tech

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: New Ford Fiesta range More than just a facelift, MARTYN COLLINS reviews the new Ford Fiesta range which now comes with some clever technology which should appeal to parents. The importance of the Fiesta to both Ford and buyers since its launch in 2008 cannot be underestimated. So to make […]

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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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Volkswagen Golf scores well in Ncap tests.

New Volkswagen Golf one of 14 to top Ncap rankings

THE new Volkswagen Golf, which goes on sale in January, is one of 14 new cars to have been awarded a top five-star rating from European consumer protection outfit Euro Ncap. And it also won the award for innovations in the area of integral safety, the Golf’s lane assist and front assist features as well […]

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Cap picks Ford Fiesta as Used Car of the Year 2012.

Ford Fiesta is named best used car of 2012 by CAP

USED car experts CAP have picked the Ford Fiesta, Britain’s best-selling car, as its Used Car of the Year 2012. Top of CAP’s criteria when choosing its Used Car of the Year were affordability, practicality, reputation and popularity in the used car market. Mark Norman, of CAP, said:  “It is always tempting for the motoring […]

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Ford Fiesta is named the top used car of 2012

THE Ford Fiesta 1.25 Zetec five-door has been named Used Car of the Year 2012 and used supermini of the year. And in a triple swoop for the blue oval brand the Ford Mondeo was voted best used family car while the S-Max took the best used MPV trophy in the annual What Car? awards. […]

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New Ford Fiesta aims for ‘best in class’ fuel economy

FORD’S new Fiesta is rising to the challenge set by its rivals and is aiming for  best-in-class fuel economy with six engines in Britain offering both sub-100 g/km CO2 emissions and returning up to 65.7mpg. Customers who buy the new Fiesta will also have the option of an ECOnetic variant expected to deliver 87g/km CO2 […]

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