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Soul

Kia brings Soul EV to UK market place

KIA has become one of the few carmakers selling a battery-electric car in the UK. The Korean manufacturer has today put its Soul EV into the market place. It comes in only one model, which costs £24,995 after deducting the Government’s £5,000 plug-in car grant. The Soul EV is the result of almost 30 years […]

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newq Polo

Revamped, but unmistakeably a Polo

At first glance, the latest VW Polo doesn’t look radically different. Motoring writer Keith Ward finds out if the Polo is still cool. NOT much looks different at first sight of the new VW Polo, which arrived in UK showrooms this July. Revised headlights and bigger lower air intake at the front, redesigned rear lights and […]

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Leon

Leon adds touch of Spanish flair to estate market

SEAT claims its new Leon is cheaper and meaner than its rivals. But is it built down to a price? Motoring writer Keith Ward finds out. SEAT have sold a total 600,000 vehicles in the UK after a hesitant start nearly 30 years ago, in a build-up peaking here last year at more than 45,000, all […]

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Octavia estate

Octavia estate gives you more for less

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Skoda has long made the estate car one of its major features. Motoring writer Keith Ward takes a look at the Octavia Estate. ESTATES loom large in the sizeable Skoda Octavia range, accounting for more than half the 46 versions and around one third of this model’s sales. Like the […]

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Jazz

Jazz up your life with Honda’s compact offering

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: All too often style wins over substance. However, motoring writer Keith Ward warms to a car which reminds us there’s more to life than looks… STYLISTS will enthuse at length about the curves and subtle creasing of a car’s body panels, or its sexy headlights. It needs the Honda Jazz, […]

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EcoBoost

EcoBoost choice for 1 in 5 Ford buyers

IT’S not only the motoring judges and writers who have taken to Ford’s EcoBoost engine. Winning awards is one thing, but the real success of any power plant is how many buyers choose to specify it when they sign up for a new car. So, after an unprecedented third successive International Engine of the Year […]

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three-wheelers

Three is the magic number… for some

There are plenty of devotees to two and four-wheeled vehicles, but for some the allure of three wheels is just two strong. And now they have a book just to themselves!

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Ford Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost

Ford Fiesta Titanium 1.0T EcoBoost 125 Start/Stop three-door road test

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Ford Fiesta Titanium 1.0T EcoBoost 125 Start/Stop three-door. – With a tiny engine that punches above its weight, DAVID HOOPER says the latest Fiesta is partying on. Ford Fiesta Titanium 1.0T EcoBoost 125 Start/Stop three-door review IT’S hard to believe that it’s 36 years since the Ford Fiesta first went […]

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