News & Reviews

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Think, for instance, of the fabulously cute Jimny; or the utterly peculiar Ignis; or the engagingly unusual Swift. Every one of those titches could only be a Suzuki

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An Experience, with a capital E, that’s Maserati for you. The almighty Levante Trofeo Edition is the ultimate.

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Big Rex and me. We’ve been cruisin’, parkin’ up and clockin’ up the action

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No great surprise that the brilliant Kia EV6, for many journalists, became the Car of the Year.

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The Genesis GV70 is a mid-size SUV that attracts the eye both outside and in its interior.

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DO not let the kids sit in the back of the Genesis G80...

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We can always rely on the French to bring us something stylish and effortlessly chic to adorn our roads.

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The answer is always yes when you get an invite to drive two McLaren supercars back-to-back

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I’m in love again. It’s a miracle. I felt certain it would never happen. I was convinced I was a goner.

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I couldn’t help but whistle aloud when I looked at the spec sheet for the new Ford Kuga ST-Line X Edition 

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Honda’s HR-V, one of the original compact SUVs, has come a long way over the past 20-something years.

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It tells you something about the way the world is moving these days…

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Suzuki takes pride in saying that every model in their line-up is some sort of hybrid. Now, the Vitara Full Hybrid joins the range

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This is the sister car to the GV80 and GV70 SUVs and the G80 and G70 saloons – and predictably Genesis have left the best till last. 

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“Nice car,” was my friend’s verdict on the new MG5 EV SW…

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Which one of the All-New Kia Sportage would you go for?The bestselling of the Kia range in Europe

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You see them everywhere, yet you probably never notice them.

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“Now you just stay there,” my wife affectionately admonished the new Honda e…

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Ford’s first compact SUV with the added ST treatment, the Puma ST, delivers plenty in the performance department. 

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It was probably not how Genesis bosses planned to bring Europe’s attention to their new brand.

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Why Stonic? As a name for a car, it buzzes with unfortunate associations. Why not go the whole hedgehog and call the thing Sonic? Or Colonic?

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Is it like a rhino – a specimen of an endangered species that deserves protection? Or, should it be seen as a dinosaur

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We all knew Ford eventually would join the Electric Car rush and now with the Mach-E and with many more EVs to come

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The finest wines, haute couture, great grub – France is now giving us another luxury item, the DS 4

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Ford does it so well! and the Focus ST just raises the bar.

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There may come a point in your life at which you simply have to give in and say “Yes, I am a Mazda man”.

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Guess where the new shape Suzuki S-Cross Hybrid SUV fits in?

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Humans at BMW have put a certain amount of A.I. into their new iX and i4 EVs. Don’t be concerned…yet. 

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As a young journalist, the Kia Stinger GT-S was ‘forbidden’ until I hit the minimum age restriction, such is the way with insurance 

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Head-turning and imposing, it’s large, powerful, very quick, and it emits some of the most beautiful exhaust notes on the road.