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VW Passat Estate 2015

New VW Passat range road test report and review

IN 41 years, 22m Passats have been sold worldwide, around 442,000 of them in the UK.

Not only is the latest Mk VIII “all-new”, say VW, but it marks the “biggest-ever jump in changes and features” of a model from them “or any other” car brand.

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Mazda MX5 race car

Mazda MX-5s are back on track and ready to race at Silverstone

DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda race team for a test day at Donington Park – but will he make the grade to race in the Britcar Championship at Silverstone on May 11? THE last time I donned my crash helmet in anger at the wheel of an open-topped MX-5 Racing car, it was -30 degrees. […]

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NGMW 40TH

NGMW’s 40 years puts Group on road to nostalgia

As the Northern Group of Motoring Writers celebrates its 40th Anniversary, DAVID HOOPER drives some of the now classic cars which at the time were brand new – including the Queen Mum’s Jag! IT’S 40 years since the Queen Mum bought this lovely Jaguar XJ12 limousine . . . The same year, 1973, also saw […]

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New footbridge set to transform spectator access at Cadwell Park

New bridge improves spectator access at Cadwell Park

CADWELL Park circuit owner MSV has installed a footbridge at the Lincolnshire circuit to improve access for spectators at its race events. The work was completed in time for the new season, which starts in March. The location of the bridge links the paddock with the pit straight, crossing two sections of the circuit from […]

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Chris Evan's Carfest North

New venue for Chris Evan’s Carfest North

OULTON PARK racing circuit in Cheshire is the new venue for charity extravaganza CarFest North, which this year will be staged from Friday to Sunday, August 2-4. Site of a former stately home, and 60 years old this year, Oulton Park’s combination of stunning scenery and spectacular racing make it the ideal venue for viewing […]

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Ron Haslam Race School Returns to Donington Park

Honda Ron Haslam Race School Returns to Donington

THE Ron Haslam Race School is making a return to the thrilling Donington Park circuit for the start of the 2013 season where it will once again help bikers of all ages and abilities improve their skills on two wheels. After three highly successful years at the prestigious Silverstone race circuit in Northamptonshire – home […]

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