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Volvo XC60 D4 AWD Geartronic SE Lux Nav road test report review (1)

Volvo XC60 D4 AWD Geartronic SE Lux Nav road test report review

WHEN a group of friends started to plan their next skiing trip and the decision to drive across Europe in winter was made, for me, this All Wheel Drive Volvo XC60 was the weapon of choice. Having driven Volvos in the Finnish Arctic Circle on frozen lakes, I know how good they are in their native conditions – conditions we were likely to encounter during our trip south to Italy in February.

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Ibiza

5,000,000th Ibiza rolls off production line

IT hardly seems 30 years since SEAT launched its popular Ibiza model. So popular, in fact, that the Spanish carmaker is celebrating the 5,000,000th model to roll off its Martorell production lines in Barcelona. Workers at the plant celebrated the news with company bosses Jürgen Stackmann, Dr Andreas Tostmann, Stefan Loth and Matías Carnero. SEAT […]

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Bike collection

Dainese takes wraps off autumn collection

ALL the great Italian fashion houses release autumn collections and Dainese is no exception! The Italian giant is releasing a collection of motorcycle clothing that will be available in UK dealers from September. With new products in the city, sports and touring ranges there’s something for everyone. The brand has also been working hard to […]

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Bentley

Bentley makes full-blown tilt at Mille Miglia

YOU have to hand it to Bentley… they do things in style! For this year’s classic Mille Miglia in Italy they are entering a truly iconic car. In fact, two of them. The event will start from Viale Venezia in Brescia (as it did in 1927) tomorrow (Thursday, May 16) and finish back in Brescia […]

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Hamilton wins with McLaren magic in Monza

F1 RACE REPORT: MONZA, ITALY With rare mechanical problems hitting the front runners, DAVID HOOPER reviews the Monza grand prix. THE perfect start heralded the perfect race for an untouchable Lewis Hamilton at the Monza Grand Prix in Italy. One of the old-school circuits, the high-speed track was the setting for some more thrilling action […]

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