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Italian Job’s Minis top poll of best movie moments

THE car chase from The Italian Job has been voted number one in a poll of favourite movie motoring scenes. The clip involving a Mini racing through the drains under Turin beat the Dodge Charger chase from the 1960s film Bullitt in the Classic Film Festival poll. In celebration of the best classic motoring films […]

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Does Citroen’s latest DS compare to the originals?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Citroen DS4 D Sport Bringing back the iconic DS name from history has not been universally popular among enthusiasts. KEITH WARD roadtests Citroen’s latest DS4 model. IN a corner of a foreign field I know, no fewer than six examples of the fabulous original Citroen DS (1955-75) stand neglected and […]

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Roadtesting SEAT’s sporty Ibiza raises pulse rate!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: SEAT Ibiza 1.4 150 FR With potent performance in a stylish little car, DAVID HOOPER says fun comes as standard in the Ibiza FR. WHEN it comes to attractive styling, few do a better job than Spanish carmaker SEAT, and this sporty little number comes with the get-up-and-go performance to […]

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MINI announces new Paceman model line-up

THIS is the next new Mini to join the ever-increasing line-up. It’s called the MINI Paceman and will be launched in the UK in March next year. Mini says it’s a coupe interpretation of the Countryman and there will be four versions on offer, including a Cooper S model which will have a 0-62mph of […]

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Letting the sun shine in with Fiat’s cute 500C

Fiat 500C TwinAir review and roadtest report The Fiat 500C is a great little car which has proved hugely popular with Fiat’s customers. DAVID HOOPER let’s the sun shine in as warmer weather finally arrives. Now we can actually enjoy some more summery weather, the thoughts of the fresh air freaks among us will be […]

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Wingamm’s Rookie 3.5 is small, but perfectly formed

IF you like the idea of caravanning, but find the thought of towing something the size of a bungalow daunting, then this little caravan from Wingamm could be right up your street – and a Mini can pull it! The small, but perfectly-formed Miniline Rookie 3.5 caravan, which can sleep up to three people. It […]

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Hot MINI

Jeepers… GP is the hottest MINI ever!

IT has a racing pedigree unequalled by many, but now the hottest version ever has been announced. The Mini rally cars were the stuff of legends, but they look slow compared to the latest version. Only once has there been anything like it, but even that wasn’t as quick. With the MINI John Cooper Works […]

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Mini Roadster Convertible

The lid comes off MINI’s Roadster

SUMMER’S coming… well, eventually, and MINI is preparing by bringing out a convertible version of its Roadster. Smiles seem guaranteed as the two-seater winds its way along country lanes — top up or top down. The MINI Roadster is the sixth model in the range and the first open top twin-seater it has made. Sporty […]

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