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Astra Sports Tourer SRI 1.6i 200PS Turbo road test report and review

Astra Sports Tourer SRI 1.6i 200PS Turbo road test report and review

Astra Sports Tourer SRI 1.6i 200PS Turbo road test report and review: DAVID HOOPER drives the latest version of great British favourite. THIS great British favourite since it first went on sale in 1979, the Vauxhall Astra has been deluged with accolades from the motoring press since this latest model went on sale, including the prestigious […]

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Meet new supercomputer – sorry Audi TT!

THE days when cars were simple and could be repaired with a few spanners and a hammer are long gone! Nowadays cars have more computing power than NASA could have dreamt of in the 1960s. And a typical example of this is the all-new Audi TT, which is available to order now. This is a […]

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RCZ

Lion roars with RCZ sports coupe

LAUNCHED originally five years ago as a flag-waver for Peugeot’s otherwise family-oriented car range, the superb-looking RCZ sports coupe is now into Mk II form with a new front face which merges well onto the wide-hipped “double-bubble” body.

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Maserati

Ghibli marks first for Maserati

THE all-new Maserati Ghibli marks a major milestone in the luxury marque’s history — for the first time the Italian maestros will have two four-door saloons in its model range. The Ghibli saloon is the company’s first foray into the premium E-segment of the car market and comes with a choice of two twin-turbo V6 […]

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SsangYong

SsangYong adds new model to Korando range

WITH the UK market experiencing a welcome rise in new car registrations, SsangYong is making a bid for some of those sales. It’s latest offering is the Korando SE. Styled by Italian car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro of Ital Design, it is powered by an advanced and robust 2.0-litre four cylinder turbo diesel engine producing 149PS, […]

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Mazda MX5. Britcar, Silverstone.

Mazda MX-5 Britcar race at Silverstone International

DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda UK race team at the Silverstone International Circuit to race MX-5s in the Britcar Production Sports Car Class against faster, more powerful opposition. A COOL dry day welcomed the Mazda UK race team to the circuit which markets itself proudly as the Home of British Motorsport. When I arrived at […]

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SP:01 sparks up electric car performance

ALWAYS thought that electric cars were a bit of a joke or something akin to a Noddy car? You can go five or six miles in an hour? Think again. The 100 per cent electric car has a new champion and it comes from the land of gas-guzzling V8 engines… America. The Detroit Electric SP:01 […]

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Bikers urged to make this year memorable

Have a blast with your bike and take it on tour. HARRIET RIDLEY urges two-wheeled fans to head for the hills. WITH the New Year come those resolutions that we hardly ever stick to – but why not make the resolution such a blast that you can’t get enough of it – like doing something […]

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