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Mazda CX-5 2.2D 175PS Diesel road test report review

Mazda range review and road test report

MAZDA is on a roll across Europe. Sales increased by 29 per cent year-on-year between July and September, extending the brand’s growth to 12 consecutive quarters. The Japanese car maker sold just under 60,000 vehicles in the third quarter, outpacing an overall market that was up by 10.6pc and raising its market share to 1.7pc.

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BMW M135i 1 Series sports hatch

BMW M135i road test: Power and poise, but not enough noise!

BMW M135i road test report and review: With its blistering performance, BMW’s M135i qualifies for membership of an exclusive club. DAVID HOOPER puts one of the latest models through its paces. THERE aren’t many cars which will hit 62mph from a standing start in under five seconds – but this little hot-shot from BMW is […]

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Mercedes Benz Vito Sport-X Dualiner

Mercedes Vito Sport-X great for work, rest and play!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport-X 122CDI Compact Dualiner Versatile, practical and spacious DAVID HOOPER puts a luxuriously kitted out Mercedes Vito Sport-X Dualiner to the test in the Lake District. PRACTICAL family transport comes in all shapes and sizes these days, but not much can compete with the luxury and space to […]

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Peugeot’s new 208 takes starring role at Media City

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Peugeot 208 range Touring new TV studios and sitting on the Blue Peter sofa made the Peugeot 208 launch an evening to remember. DAVID HOOPER reports from Manchester’s Media City. PEUGEOT’S advertising campaigns over the years have been up there with the best of them – who could forget the […]

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Letting the sun shine in with Fiat’s cute 500C

Fiat 500C TwinAir review and roadtest report The Fiat 500C is a great little car which has proved hugely popular with Fiat’s customers. DAVID HOOPER let’s the sun shine in as warmer weather finally arrives. Now we can actually enjoy some more summery weather, the thoughts of the fresh air freaks among us will be […]

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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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Is Kia’s urban runabout good for your Soul?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia Soul Refreshed and restyled for 2012, wheelworldreviews.co.uk editor DAVID HOOPER tests a popular little car from Kia, but was it good for his Soul? I LIKE the Kia Soul – it has character. It does a good impression of a 4×4 which has been out in the rain too […]

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Success story continues with latest Toyota Yaris

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Toyota Yaris 1.33 5-door.  Looking like a smaller version of the Auris, the new Yaris looks all grown up. Building on the strengths of previous models, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER says the new Yaris is an engaging little car. THE little Toyota Yaris has stood the test of time and […]

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