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Vauxhall Insignia SRi VX-Line Nav CDTi 16v ecoFLEX road test report review

THE Vauxhall Insignia is a familiar sight on our roads and is a firm favourite of the fleet driver thanks to its mile-munching capabilities and huge boot, perfect for all manner of “stuff”.
Recently refreshed, this is the latest Vauxhall Insignia, featuring a few subtle external styling tweaks and new lighting designs, freshening up the car without venturing into anything too radical.

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Vauxhall Insignia VXR Supersport for under £30,000!

MORE dash for less cash is the proud boast of latest high performance model, the new Vauxhall Insignia VXR SuperSport. It replaces the 325PS Insignia VXR and is capable of a mind-blowing 170mph – 15mph more than its predecessor – yet costs £3,760 less than the outgoing car at £29,995. The company claims that the […]

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Plug in to new thinking with Vauxhall’s Ampera

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Ampera Plugged in and powered up, KEITH WARD is one of the first to drive Vauxhall’s all-electric Ampera. IN the motel apartment in the fictional town of “Amperaville” that is our base for testing Vauxhall’s ambitious new electric car, they have plastered notes on the kitchen appliances. Thus on […]

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Kia’s new Optima taking on the fleet big boys!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia Optima Kia goes head-to-head with the big boys in the shape of its new Optima. The new model has been well received in other markets, but will it be good news for the Korean carmaker in the Britain? KEITH WARD is among the first to drive the new model. […]

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New Zafira Tourer has keen pricing

Vauxhall has priced its entry level Zafira just below Ford’s S-Max equivalent. VAUXHALL is taking the price war to its big rival Ford. The company has announced that the entry-level new Zafira Tourer will be priced at £21,000, £1,200 less than key rival the Ford S-Max. But a lower price doesn’t mean Vauxhall has cut […]

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Vauxhall’s Insignia VXR makes all the right noises

VAUXHALL INSIGNIA VXR ROAD TEST With space for five and performance to spare, editor DAVID HOOPER, says the Insignia VXR is fast, capable and very involving. You can’t miss this imposing Vauxhall with big air intakes and 20in alloy wheels. EVERYTHING about Vauxhall’s mighty VXR is big, from the enormous 20in alloys, to the huge […]

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Ford’s 1.6 ECOnetic impresses in classy Mondeo

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD MONDEO ECONETIC Capable of eating up the miles while sipping fuel, editor DAVID HOOPER says Ford’s latest 1.6-litre eco engine is an impressive performer. Ford’s latest Mondeo with its impressive 1.6-litre ECOnetic engine pictured at under Hen Cloud in the Peak District. I’VE always been something of a fan […]

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Vauxhall’s Insignia dips below 120g/km

With reduced C02 emissions, the Insignia is now more attractive to business drivers. VAUXHALL’S European Car of the Year-winning Insignia range is now an even more compelling choice for private and business users with the addition of an ultra-low emissions ecoFLEX diesel model and a new-to-range 1.4 Turbo petrol engine. With a 10 per cent […]

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