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Kia c'eed Sportswagon

Kia cee’d Sportswagon review: Stop-start catch

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Kia cee’d Sportswagon Cold mornings highlighted some clever engineering in Stop-Start systems, but it caught KEITH WARD out during his Kia cee’d Sportswagon road test. DRIVERS who find those eco-trendy stop-start engine systems refusing to activate these winter mornings should not be surprised. The latest Kia cee’d, so equipped, caught […]

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Brazilian Grand Prix review

F1′s Vettel and Alonso prepare for Brazil battle!

After a successful return to the USA, this weekend is the final round of 2012 Formula 1 World Championship in Sáo Paulo. The drivers’ title will be decided around one of the most unpredictable and challenging circuits in F1. TOM WILKINSON previews the title showdown. The 2012 Brazilian Grand Prix, Round 20. The Championship has […]

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Top tips to survive driving in the winter weather

THE clocks have gone back, the dark nights are here and as we head into the winter, it’s time to ensure that you and your car are ready for the worst the season can thrown at us. Forecasting the weather is an imprecise science but after successive severe winters drivers should be prepared for all […]

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Sun shines at Silverstone as Webber wins British GP

Despite a rain-effected qualifying session, the weather was kind to the Silvertone crowds on race day – there was even a heat haze! DAVID HOOPER reviews the 2012 British Grand Prix. THE British “summer” wreaked havoc with the qualifying session on Saturday with rain stopping play for around 90 minutes, but eventually, it was Spaniard […]

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BTCC racers heading for Thruxton thriller

ALL the excitement, thrills and action of touring car racing is heading to Thruxton this weekend. It’s rounds seven, eight and nine of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) and the MG KX Momentum Racing team is looking forward to the challenge. Sitting proudly at the top of the leaderboard, it has been […]

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Bikers on our roads again as lighter nights return

As Lincolnshire’s bikers return to the county’s roads in force, DAVID HOOPER offers a few tips on making sure your bike is ready for the summer, looks at some popular places to visit and suggests ways of improving your skills on two wheels. ALONG with hundreds of other bikers, I enjoyed my first ride out […]

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