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VW Golf Estate SE 1.6 TDI BlueMotion road test report and review

VW Golf Estate SE 1.6 TDI BlueMotion road test report and review

THIS estate version of the latest Mk VII Golf, handy for Christmas shopping, is longer, wider and lower than its predecessor and its changed profile gives it a slightly sportier look while its practical virtues remain.

The boot, expandable to 1,620 litres, is 125 litres bigger than before and larger than average for a class which includes the Focus and Astra. The variable floor can be set at two levels above a basement – itself giving extra storage around the skinny spare wheel as well as a space for the canvas luggage cover when it’s not in use.

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Baby Cayman has plenty of bite, but lacks thrills

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Porsche Cayman It’s a beautiful car, but DAVID HOOPER says Porsche’s entry level Cayman has plenty of bite, but not enough thrills for the money. MEET the Cayman, the Porsche which can easily be overlooked by those more familiar with the iconic 911, or even the Boxster. With gorgeous coupe […]

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Shark Speed -R

Shark offers something to get your teeth into

Shark has sharpened up its range of helmets. HERE’S something to get your teeth into — French-based Shark Helmets has launched its 2012 collection. Shown to the public at the International Motorcycle Show in Milan, the highlights were a brand new helmet and new graphics on existing models. The Speed -R is the new offering […]

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Renaultsport launches 265 Trophy – the hottest yet

The ultimate Renault – the Megane Renaultsport 265 Trophy. RENAULT has unveiled its fastest ever road car, the Mégane Renaultsport 265 Trophy. Priced in the UK at £27,820 on-the-road, the new Mégane Renaultsport flagship arrives ready to take the fight to its VW Group rivals, including the Golf and Scirocco R stablemates, with a 15hp […]

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