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Mercedes

Mercedes unveils the GLA SUV concept

THE market for SUVs just seems to keep on growing. And not just in the basic family sector but also in the luxury and premium areas. And Mercedes-Benz is not going to get left behind. Starting today they are showing a compact premium class SUV at the Shanghai Motor Show, which runs until April 29. […]

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Rapide

Aston Martin hydrogen hybrid Rapide world first

  Aston Martin’s Rapide S hydrogen hybrid will set a world first. BRITISH sports car builder Aston Martin will be celebrating another world first in this, its centenary, year, with its Rapide S hybrid. The company is ripping up the record books at the 41st ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring next month as the famous […]

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Golf GTi

Order book opens for latest Golf GTi

IT has long been considered an icon of the hot hatch market place, indeed it arguably created it, and pricing for latest variant of Volkwagen’s Golf GTi has been announced. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show last month, the seventh generation of the GTi is now available to order in the UK and will cost […]

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Top Veloster

Veloster given turbocharged engine and kit upgrade

STAND by for a turbocharged Veloster! Hyundai’s 1+2 door coupe will reach its dealerships from September 24. It will be priced at £21,995. This turbocharged Veloster will be the first car to be fitted with the Korean carmaker’s 1.6-litre T-GDI engine. This power unit is equipped with a high-compression, twin-scroll turbocharger.  And, in line with […]

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Corsa

Limited edition Corsa comes with fresh power plant

VAUXHALL has brought out a new limited edition model of the Corsa and given buyers a new engine to power it. The Black Edition model can be ordered with a punchy 1.4-litre turbocharged unit with a stop/start system and this power plant makes it one of the most powerful Corsas available. Power from the new […]

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Abarth

Abarth special edition hot on roads… and pocket!

THE price has been announced of Abarth’s latest hot hatch, and it’s not cheap. Only 499 of the limited edition Abarth 695 Maserati will be produced and buyers will have to fork out £32,000 to put one on the road. The 180bhp supermini comes with a 1.4-litre turbocharged power unit and a whole host of […]

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Supercopa

Seat adds more style to FR+

NOW the number 12 plate registrations are out Seat has celebrated the period by giving a new look to its Leon FR+. The Spanish carmaker has given its popular performance model an even sportier look by adding a special edition styling kit. These alterations to the already sleek looking Leon gives the turbocharged two-litre petrol […]

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New Q7 model

Audi’s new Q7 offers better economy

A new lead-in 204PS V6 TDI engine has joined the Audi Q7 range. IT is a goal which at one time would have seemed incompatible in cars of this type, but Audi is giving its Q7 a big boost in the economy stakes. The new Q7 3.0 TDI 204 PS S Line Plus offers comfortable […]

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