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Skoda Yeti Black Edition 4x4 2.0 TDI 140PS

Skoda Yeti Black Edition 4×4 2.0 TDI 140PS road test report and review

BLACK seems to be the new white, and this rather smart looking Skoda Yeti Black Edition is a rather special extension of the Yeti brood. The recently updated model features new styling front and aft and equipment upgrades, but other than that, Skoda have stuck to the practical, functional, go just about anywhere formula which has proved to be quite a hit for the brand.

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Revamped Yeti — monster or mouse?

— Skoda has been making big strides in the UK market in recent years. Motoring writer Keith Ward finds out if the revamped Yeti is abominable or heartwarming. ANYONE ever spotted the abominable snowman? Plenty have seen the Yeti. Skoda have sold almost 30,000 compact SUV’s of that name in the UK and more than  250,000 […]

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Subaru XV Crossover: An interesting alternative!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Subaru XV 2.0D SE Lux Premium 5dr With permanent four-wheel-drive and a Boxer diesel engine, DAVID HOOPER, says Subaru’s rugged XV offers an interesting alternative to the mainstream Crossover models. CROSSOVER cars are the height of fashion at the moment and although most of them look like shrunken 4x4s, under […]

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Will new Vauxhall Mokka be the creme de la creme?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Vauxhall Mokka Aimed squarely at trendy young folk, DAVID HOOPER says the new Vauxhall Mokka will attract plenty of buyers when they wake up and smell the coffee! The strangely-named Mokka is the first of three new Vauxhall models which are set to propel the brand into new market sectors. […]

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Mokka hopes to sweeten up compact SUV market

VAUXHALL is hoping the low entry-level price of £16,999 for its new Mokka SUV will lead to big UK sales figures. The new model is a welcome addition to the Vauxhall range and you can order one from your dealer today, although you won’t get it delivered until November. The sub-compact SUV B-segment of the […]

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Yeti gets its feet wet in the Lake District

ROADTEST REPORT AND REVIEW: SKODA YETI With a name like Yeti, crossing a small ford was taken in its stride. With a name like Yeti, DAVID HOOPER, says Skoda’s practical and compact off-roader is better prepared than most to cope with the snow this winter. THE clocks have gone back, the temperature is dropping and […]

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More awards top off a good year for Skoda

A big car which is big on value bags awards by the bootful. SKODA is celebrating a successful 2010 with yet more accolades for the Superb Estate and Fabia vRS models. The Superb Estate was named Best Estate in the Daily Express’ Motoring Oscars 2010, as the paper’s Nat Barnes explained: “The Superb Estate has […]

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What Car? readers honour Skoda

Skoda models have proven popular with What Car? readers. OVER 30,000 What Car? readers — all with real-world experience of living with their cars — voted Skoda the Best Manufacturer of 2010. Skoda’s multi-award winning range of cars also scored well in their individual categories, with the Octavia placed first in the Small Family car group, while […]

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