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Volvo’s XC70 appeals to person of maturing years!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Volvo XC70 Looking back fondly on lettuce and jam sandwiches, IAN LAMMING says Volvo’s XC70 appeals to him as a man of maturing years! IT’S a generation thing. When I was a lad Volvo estates were driven by officers of the law, particularly those that patrolled the highway and you […]

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Land Rover reaches another summit with award

THE design of cars such as the Evoque pictured above has led to Land Rover being named the 2012 Car Maker Of The Year in the 2012 Motor Trader Awards. This accolade is a reflection of Land Rover’s efforts over the years to produce a bigger and better range of vehicles and its financial performance […]

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Land Rover Defender

Special edition of iconic Defender

WHEN the going gets tough… the tough get going! And it would appear that Land Rover has adopted that motto as it has brought out a special edition of its rough, tough Defender. The XTech Special Edition gives the iconic off-roader even more rugged appeal. The model is just as capable as ever, but the […]

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New Tiguan is as comfy as your favourite shoes

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW Tiguan Like your favourite pair of shoes, IAN LAMMING says VW’s Tiguan is a comfortable choice. WE have all got our favourite pair of shoes; not necessarily the newest, nor the most expensive, but the ones you grab when you can’t be bothered to decide. VW’s Tiguan is a […]

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Porsche’s Cayenne will go anywhere – in style

In confident mood, IAN LAMMING drives a mud-plugger extraordinaire – Porsche’s Cayenne diesel. MUD-PLUGGER, SUV, 4×4, doesn’t matter what you call them, we all know what this means. And you know what? I love them. They are by far my favourite form of transport. May be it’s a size-thing. Big is bold, beautiful, butch. All […]

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Audi’s Q3 offers something for everyone

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: AUDI Q3  You could take off the badges and still know it was an Audi. Offering a model to suit just about everyone, motoring journalist IAN LAMMING looks at the new Audi Q3 line-up. THERE’S a battle raging in the market place fuelled by circumstance, driven by design. Two things […]

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