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Renault Grand Scénic Dynamique TomTom ENERGY 1.6 dCi 130 Stop & Start

Renault Grand Scénic Dynamique 1.6 dCi 130 Stop & Start road test review

Renault Grand Scénic Dynamique 1.6 dCi 130 Stop & Start road test review - Practical family transport at its best. DAVID HOOPER has a look at one of the latest people movers from Renault. THE Renault scenic remains today what it always has been a hugely popular and practical family car. This particular model is the […]

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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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Renault Scenic XMOD MPV

Renault Scenic to be reborn as XMOD crossover

THE end of the line has arrived for Renault’s time-honoured Scenic MPV, which has seen a whopping 4,300,000 models produced since its debut in 1996. Its replacement, called the Scenic XMOD, will herald a new, more crossover influenced, style when it hits the streets in May. Due to make its debut at next month’s Geneva […]

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Fiat Panda 4x4 wading

Fiat Panda 4×4 road test made Syd wish he had one!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Fiat Panda 4×4 and Panda Trekking Following his Fiat Panda 4×4 review, SYD TAYLOR finds himself wishing he owned one when the weather turned nasty. I pen these words during the last half of the first month of the new year. I look out onto my residential boulevard and wonder […]

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Citroen Berlingo Multispace

Citroen Berlingo Multispace is big on space!

 ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Citroen Berlingo Multispace VTR Is space is your final frontier when it comes to family transport? DAVID HOOPER says his Citroen Berlingo road test proved that this car is something of a tardis! SPACE may be the final frontier for some, but for the Citroen Berlingo, you get a galaxy […]

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Fiat Panda 4x4 wading

Fiat Panda 4×4 review – when going gets tough…

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Fiat Panda 4×4 and 2WD Trekking A little car with a big appetite for fun, KEITH WARD reviews the new Fiat Panda 4×4 and 2WD Trekking MY love affair with the Fiat Panda 4×4 goes back 25 years to a package holiday on the romantic Costa Brava. Without knowing much […]

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Kia c'eed Sportswagon

Kia cee’d Sportswagon review: Stop-start catch

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia cee’d Sportswagon Cold mornings highlighted some clever engineering in Stop-Start systems, but it caught KEITH WARD out during his Kia cee’d Sportswagon road test. DRIVERS who find those eco-trendy stop-start engine systems refusing to activate these winter mornings should not be surprised. The latest Kia cee’d, so equipped, caught […]

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British-built new Honda CR-V hits the showrooms

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: New Honda CR-V range Taking in the views of the Clyde’s Scottish sea lochs,DAVID HOOPER enjoys a first drive of Honda’s new CR-V line-up. PARKED on the edge of Loch Lomond, with the autumn colours making this part of Scotland even bonnier than usual, I took a moment or two […]

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