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Don’t let pressure get to you, caravanners urged

THE temperature is rising… but caravanners are urged to not let the pressure get to them. Tyre pressure that is. Towing a caravan can be hazardous enough in some road conditions, and with the attitude of some road users, but don’t let under-inflated tyres blow out and cause problems. Leading UK road safety charity TyreSafe […]

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SsangYong sponsors premier caravan event

HITCH up that caravan and head off to one of the UK’s grandest country homes this Spring Bank Holiday weekend. This year’s top caravanning event, The National, is the premier event of the Caravan Club. And the importer and distributor of SsangYong cars, SsangYong Motor UK, is to sponsor it. This five-day celebration of caravanning […]

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Caravanners aspire to a Land Rover Discovery 4

THE Land Rover Discovery 4 has been voted the top tow car of choice by caravan enthusiasts. A survey of 100 caravan owners was carried out by The Camping and Caravanning Club’s insurance division, Club Care Insurance, which revealed 19 per cent of those questioned said the ideal vehicle to replace their current one would […]

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Tonka toys for big boys – the Barbarian does the lot

 Mitsubishi L200 Double Cab 2.5 DI-D Barbarian road test and review Like Tonka toys for grown-ups, Mitsubishi’s Barbarian is big and brash, will go anywhere and do anything. Wheelworldreviews.co.uk editor DAVID HOOPER spent a week getting to know one. PICK-UP trucks were once the exclusive steeds of tradesmen – but not any more! Today they […]

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Passat estate wins caravanners’ seal of approval

The VW Passat Estate proves itself to be the popular choice with caravanners. Caravan enthusiasts have voted the Volkswagen Passat Estate the Top Towcar of the Year 2011 in a poll. Readers of CaravanTimes, the UK’s largest online caravan magazine, were asked to choose between five top towcars and the Passat Estate pulled the most […]

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Subarus rally to the rescue in icy conditions

All-wheel-drive Subaru owners could find themselves towing friends and neighbours out of slippery situations this winter. DURING the harsh winter conditions we are now faced with, Subaru says its owners are certain to be called upon to rescue friends, neighbours and other motorists stranded in the ice and snow. With forecasters now predicting a prolonged […]

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