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Vauxhall Insignia VXR Supersport for under £30,000!

MORE dash for less cash is the proud boast of latest high performance model, the new Vauxhall Insignia VXR SuperSport. It replaces the 325PS Insignia VXR and is capable of a mind-blowing 170mph – 15mph more than its predecessor – yet costs £3,760 less than the outgoing car at £29,995. The company claims that the […]

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Land Rover Defender ‘is a true motoring icon’

Like chalk and cheese, DAVID HOOPER enjoys a brief drive in two of Jaguar Land Rover’s latest models. THERE aren’t many cars which can truly lay claim to being iconic, but this is one of them – the Land Rover Defender 90. It’s up there with the Mini and the Beetle as cars which changed […]

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Sports Line Jeep is a powerful performer with a V6

A SPORTY high performance 4×4 with rugged off-road ability but without the large capacity petrol engines seen in outright performance versions. That’s the latest arrival from Jeep in the shape of a new S-Limited variant of the Grand Cherokee ‘Sports Line’. The American brand says the new S-Limited will offer all the presence of Jeep’s […]

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Jaguar’s flagship XJ is perfect for the chauffeur set

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Jaguar XJ 3.0i Portfolio These are heady days for Jaguar Land Rover. KEITH WARD luxuriates in the flagship of the Jaguar range. BELOW the bonnet of this latest version of Jaguar’s current flagship luxury limo XJ is the promise of sporty things to come. The crisp new eight-speed ZF “Quickshift” […]

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Porsche’s Cayenne will go anywhere – in style

In confident mood, IAN LAMMING drives a mud-plugger extraordinaire – Porsche’s Cayenne diesel. MUD-PLUGGER, SUV, 4×4, doesn’t matter what you call them, we all know what this means. And you know what? I love them. They are by far my favourite form of transport. May be it’s a size-thing. Big is bold, beautiful, butch. All […]

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Nissan’s Leaf and GT-R – beauty and the beast

REVIEW: NISSAN LEAF AND GT-R ROAD TEST Two cars at opposite ends of the green debate, but both excellent in their “field”. DAVID HOOPER road tests the Nissan Leaf and the fire-breathing GT-R. NISSAN’S product range is “interesting” to say the least. At one end of the scale there is the “interesting” Leaf, a car […]

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A family saloon with the heart of a sports car

ROADTEST REPORT AND REVIEW: INFINITI G37 xGT The G37 has a potent engine and sporting character. Ageing, but young at heart, IAN LAMMING discovers a car that was created by a like-minded designer – the Infiniti G37 xGT. AGE is a terrible thing and it affects us all in so many ways – including the […]

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Eye-catching new cars from Jeep and Chrysler

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE AND CHRYSLER DELTA. Stylishly chunky, the latest Jeep Grand Cherokee is hard to miss! Catching up with some of the latest models from Chrysler and Jeep, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER feels the Delta’s force. WITH short, cold days, there’s nothing quite like the warm, secure feeling you […]

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