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Can Renault’s Zoe spark change of attitude?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Renault is just one manufacturer trying to tempt buyers to go electric. Motoring writer Keith Ward finds out if its Zoe can do the trick. DRIVING an all-electric car is certainly different. Get in and with your foot on the brake press a “start” button.  Hear nothing.  Then see a […]

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Pop Star

Pop Star little but beautifully formed

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Fiat 500L 1.6 MultiJet 105hp Pop Star. Motoring writer Keith Ward tries a taste of la dolce vita with Fiat’s supermini FIAT’s little retro-styled 500 has been a huge success, so you can’t blame them for trying to cash in with a few variants – firstly a hot Abarth, then […]

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Nissan Juke Nismo

Nissan Juke Nismo road test + 200bhp + 2WD = ?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Nissan Juke Nismo – A bit of a Marmite car the Nissan Juke may be – but I like it! So does its high stance and 200bhp in the Nismo version work well? DAVID HOOPER puts one to the test to find out. FOR many, the Nissan Juke is a […]

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Nissan reveals shape of London black cab of future

After feedback from the London Mayor’s office, Transport for London and others with a keen interest, Nissan has revealed the final shape of its new black cab. The new cab will go on sale this December.

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Nissan revamps its popular Qashqai crossover car

THE car which arguably became a pioneer, the Nissan Qashqai, has undergone a revamp. More than two million customers bought the crossover car since its launch in 2007 and helped create a new sector as rival manufacturers followed suit. The Qashqai appeals to both C-segment drivers looking for additional style, technology and excitement as well […]

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Futuristic styling, but BladeGlider not fictional

TAKE a look at the Nissan BladeGlider and you could be forgiven for thinking you are on the set of a science fiction film. But the BladeGlider is no flight of fantasy… the Japanese car giant views the car as the way forward for its electric vehicle (EV) development. And that says a lot for […]

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All-electric LEAF first for Motability scheme

NISSAN has announced a new first for its LEAF model, which is gaining more and more fans around the UK. The new LEAF is the first purely electric car to join the Motability Scheme, which gives all 620,000 potential users of the scheme the chance to enjoy zero emission motoring. For Motability users the UK-built […]

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Nissan X-Trail road test

Nissan X-Trail road test shows why it’s a family favourite

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Nissan X-Trail 2.0 dCi 173 n-tec+ – Impressed with its practicality, DAVID HOOPER says Nissan’s X-Trail is an ideal companion for a busy family on the move. NISSAN’S utilitarian X-Trail is hardly a new model, but this is the latest version of a car which has become a firm favourite […]

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