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Suzuki Ignis 1.2 SZ-T Dualjet road test report review

Suzuki Ignis 1.2 SZ-T Dualjet road test report review

WHEN you get a text from your friendly neighbour telling you someone’s dumped a Lego car on your drive, it’s hard not to let your expectations become slightly tarnished!

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Kia cee’d Sportswagon review: Stop-start catch

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia cee’d Sportswagon Cold mornings highlighted some clever engineering in Stop-Start systems, but it caught KEITH WARD out during his Kia cee’d Sportswagon road test. DRIVERS who find those eco-trendy stop-start engine systems refusing to activate these winter mornings should not be surprised. The latest Kia cee’d, so equipped, caught […]

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Big cat has more toys than Blackpool pleasure beach!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: JAGUAR XF S 3.0D Packed with more attractions than Blackpool’s Pleasure Beach, DAVID HOOPER says Jaguar’s XFS is a superb all-rounder which proved to be surprisingly economical. IF you think big, powerful cars are thirsty, then think again. They don’t come very much bigger than this Jaguar XF, yet on […]

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Suzuki’s little diesel really is a Swift performer

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Suzuki Swift Diesel The Suzuki Swift is very economical in every day use, and good to drive. Suzuki’s little diesel is certainly Swift, but as TOM SCANLAN reports, it can also be a little on the noisy side. The ALD/Shell Fuel Save MPG Marathon is a popular annual event for […]

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Kia Picanto wins its first major accolade

The Northern Group’s vice-chairman Derrick Grocock presents the Northern Car of the Year trophy, a traditional miners’ lamp, to Kia’s Steve Kitson at Wetherby Racecourse. THE Kia Picanto has picked up its first major accolade just three months after going on sale, being named Northern Car of the Year by the Northern Group of Motoring […]

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