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Suzuki Celerio road test report review

Suzuki Celerio first drive road test report review

Suzuki Celerio first drive road test report review By KEITH WARD WITH a record UK sales year behind them, Suzuki start 2015 brightly with a price challenge. Their well-equipped new little Celerio city is in the showrooms now with a sub-£8,000 starting tag. In a fast-growing sector of the market, that means it immediately undercuts pint-sized […]

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Motorcycle sales soar - MCIA

Motorcycle sales increase by 10% in 2014, says MCIA

MOTORCYCLE registrations for 2014 were up 10% compared to 2013, with an increase every single month throughout the year. Scooter, motorcycle and  moped registrations totalled 101,277 during 2014, compared to 91,908 the year before, with 48,000 of these registrations  being for smaller commuter-sized machines. The figures, which are collated by the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA), […]

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Bentley Mulsanne Golden Wedding trip

It’s full steam ahead as Bentley finds golden touch

Bentley Mulsanne road test report and review: Living the millionaire lifestyle is a privilege only a few can enjoy, but DAVID HOOPER spent a few days driving one of the cars the rich and famous might buy – Bentley’s flagship Mulsanne YOU could be forgiven for thinking that cars with a price tag that for […]

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Peugeot 208 in showroom

Why is triskaidekaphobia putting car buyers off?

UNLUCKY for some it may be, but it seems the new 13 registration plate which hit our roads on March 1 this year has been giving already hesitant car buyers yet another reason to think twice before signing on the dotted line. Several dealers are reporting superstitious customers are putting off buying a new car […]

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New Ford Fiesta

New Ford Fiesta can tame those teenagers | Review

ROAD TEST REPORT: New Ford Fiesta review With some clever technology to tame those teenagers, KEITH WARD’s Ford Fiesta road test of the new range justifies the Blue Oval company’s move to replace it’s best seller. TOT up the current credentials of the Fiesta and you wonder why Ford need to replace it with a […]

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W12 badge of honour for new Bentley GT Speed

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Bentley GT Speed As Bentley launches the fastest production car it has ever built, DAVID HOOPER travels to Munich to drive the new GT Speed with its fabulous W12 engine. I hate the rain at the best of times – but when it’s truly persisting it down and you get […]

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Swift by name, very Swift and fun by nature!

Swift by name, swift by nature, KEITH WARD enjoys an affordable hot hatch from Suzuki. AFTER six years and 2.2-million sales in 40 countries of the old Swift Sport, Suzuki replaced it this year with this all-new version, following quickly on the latest Swift hatch and resuming its flagship role atop that range with pepped-up […]

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Evoque is a big hit with customers, and your head!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Range Evoque Coupe Range Rover’s trendy Evoque Coupe is reportedly selling well in over 160 countries. KEITH WARD puts one to the test. IN this three-door coupe form, with the impression of a squashed-down roof and its high waistline, the new Evoque reminded more than one observer of the beetle-browed, […]

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