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Vauxhall unleashes hotshot VXR8 GTS

USUALLY when drivers talk about soundtracks it’s something they are playing on the car hi-fi. But Vauxhall have a different soundtrack on offer. From today, you can place an order for the new VXR8 GTS, which packs almost 600bhp and is guaranteed to make your hairs stand on end! The huge 6.2-litre V8 has an […]

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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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Vauxhall Astra GTC coupe is hard to miss in yellow!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Astra GTC SRi 1.7 CDTi 16V With attractive coupe styling and bright yellow paintwork, this Astra GTC is certainly an eye-catcher, but as DAVID HOOPER found out, it’s economical diesel engine means it won’t cost a fortune to run. THIS attractive-looking Astra GTC three-door coupe from Vauxhall drew plenty […]

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Ford Focus ST v Astra GTC VXR road test

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: GROUP TEST Ford Focus ST versus Vauxhall Astra GTC VXR As Ford and Vauxhall launch their latest hot hatches, wheelworld reviews editor DAVID HOOPER reviews both models after driving the two cars back-to-back and reports on how the two manufacturers are taking quite different directions with the Focus ST and […]

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Astra GTC VXR reviewed in road and track test

Vauxhall’s new Astra GTC VXR is now on sale and wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER is one of the first journalists to road test the car and review its performance on road and track. VAUXHALL’S eagerly-awaited new VXR sports coupe is now on sale – and I was one of the first journalists to road test […]

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Vauxhall’s Insignia VXR makes all the right noises

VAUXHALL INSIGNIA VXR ROAD TEST With space for five and performance to spare, editor DAVID HOOPER, says the Insignia VXR is fast, capable and very involving. You can’t miss this imposing Vauxhall with big air intakes and 20in alloy wheels. EVERYTHING about Vauxhall’s mighty VXR is big, from the enormous 20in alloys, to the huge […]

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Vauxhall VXR models make themselves seen and heard

After an all-too-brief drive, wheelworldreviews.co.uk editor DAVID HOOPER says that Vauxhall’s VXR range really knows how to impress, while the VXR8 blows your mind, despite its drink problem! The Insignia VXR is an impressive car, and great to drive. VAUXHALL’S VXR sub brand range has been thrilling performance car fans for a few years now […]

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