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Vauxhall fits Cascada with more powerful SIDI engine

VAUXHALL has announced it will be fitting a new high power version of its SIDI engine in its Cascada model. The high performance variant of the new 1.6-litre SIDI turbo engine with its 200PS and 300Nm of torque gives the Cascada a top speed of 146pm and its world premier at next month’s Frankfurt Motor […]

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Kia release pictures of new B segment concept

KOREAN carmaker Kia has thrown out a little teaser ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. They have released two pictures ahead of the unveiling of a new European concept car in the German city. It describes the model as playful but gutsy, sturdy yet impish! Industry watchers will be taking a close look […]

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Subaru unveils WRX concept rocket

THEY used to say about the Yanks “overpaid, oversexed and over here”. Now Subaru is following in their footsteps, so as to speak. For the Japanese maker of affordable rockets, which unveiled its WRX concept vehicle at the New York International Auto Show, has revealed that the car will be making its European debut at […]

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First pictures of Jaguar’s new XF Sportbrake

THESE are the first pictures of Jaguar’s new estate car, or the XF Sportbrake as they would prefer you to call it. It will be making its public debut at the Geneva Motor Show and promises to be the most versatile Jaguar ever created, says the company. Sharing its underpinnings with the XF saloon, the […]

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Ford on the hunt with new Kuga

Whatever you call it, it looks muscular! THEY called it the Escape when they launched the new version at the Los Angeles Motor Show, but we know it as the Kuga. And when it reaches this side of the pond, apart from the name change, it will also offer separate powertrains and features. “We call […]

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Mixture of the old and the young

Robert aboard the 1984 Benz Velo. As the sun rises over London on Sunday, November 6, at precisely 7.02 the oldest vehicle participating in the Royal Automobile Club’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run will be the first to depart from Hyde Park. At the wheel of the 1.5hp 1894 Benz Velo will be one […]

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Motor show for top London street

Cars from the past, present and future will be on display. ONE of London’s busiest streets will be a bit quieter soon. Regent Street will be free of traffic when more than 300 cars, highlighting motoring achievements over the years, will be starring in the first Regent Street Motor Show. The event, on Saturday, November […]

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Land Rover unveils new Defender concept car

The shape of the next Land Rover Discovery? COULD this be the next version of Land Rover’s iconic Defender? This concept is making an appearance at this month’s Frankfurt Motor Show and Land Rover have confirmed that a new Defender is in the pipeline for 2015, so how much of the concept will be kept […]

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