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Mazda CX-3 road test report review

Mazda 2 and CX-3 road test report review

IN what Mazda call their “most intense period of activity ever” we have seen this year five new or revised models launched in the UK: the 2 and the 6, plus CX-5, CX-3 and MX-5, so that the Japanese maker now claims the “youngest model line-up of any manufacturer”.

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Fiat unveil prices for new Doblo

  IT already has a legion of fans who admire the load-lugging capabilities of the Doblo among its other attributes. And Fiat will be hoping to add more of them with its latest update. So, just what do they have in store for would-be buyers? The new Doblo builds on the strengths of the current […]

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Vitara

Suzuki’s new Vitara available in 2015

A NEW version of Suzuki’s popular Vitari has been unveiled by the Japanese carmaker. Since it first appeared in 1988, the Vitara series has earned acclaim for stylish, city oriented designs, compact, easy to manage dimensions, comfortable on-road performance, and genuine off-road capability. Over the years it has evolved in body size and powertrain. Now, […]

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Yeeti

Revamped Yeti — monster or mouse?

— Skoda has been making big strides in the UK market in recent years. Motoring writer Keith Ward finds out if the revamped Yeti is abominable or heartwarming. ANYONE ever spotted the abominable snowman? Plenty have seen the Yeti. Skoda have sold almost 30,000 compact SUV’s of that name in the UK and more than  250,000 […]

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qashqai

Nissan revamps its popular Qashqai crossover car

THE car which arguably became a pioneer, the Nissan Qashqai, has undergone a revamp. More than two million customers bought the crossover car since its launch in 2007 and helped create a new sector as rival manufacturers followed suit. The Qashqai appeals to both C-segment drivers looking for additional style, technology and excitement as well […]

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Caterham

Caterham loses two wheels with new venture!

FIRST they produced truly exciting four-wheeled machines which set the adrenaline flowing. And today, the Caterham Group launched its motorcycle division – Caterham Bikes – at the International Motorcycle Exhibition (EICMA) in Milan. They put three prototypes on their stand – the Brutus 750 (dubbed the ‘SUV of motorcycles’), Classic E-Bike (an all-electric, bike with […]

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fastback

Will fastback fly out of the showrooms?

MAZDA is bringing the latest version of its 3 model to the UK later this year. And the range will include two body styles, a fastback and the regular hatchback shape. As with its other new generation vehicles the CX-5 SUV and Mazda6, the latest generation of its global best-seller will be equipped with the […]

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SUV

When is an SUV not an SUV? When it’s an SAV!

ONCE upon a time there was the humble SUV. A vehicle for leisure pursuits and maybe a little light work. Now the SUV market has come of age with almost every manufacturer making at least one. But BMW is moving the concept along even further and taking it upmarket. So as not to be mistaken […]

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