cars

BMW M2 review
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Quick Spin: BMW M2

After three minutes of driving the BMW M2, I developed a flutter in the pit of my stomach. The same flutter I get when I meet a girl I really like. TheĀ flutter that tells that here is someone special who's wort... read more....
Mercedes Sprinter 4x4
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On Test: Mercedes Sprinter 4×4

Watch the video review here I'm immediately struck by the sheer size of the Mercedes Sprinter 4x4. In high-roof guise the Sprinter is already nine feet tall; add the extra ground clearance the 4x4 package brin... read more....
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 review
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Quick Spin: Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

The noise! Oh good Lord, the noise! The Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is one of those cars that's totally dominated by its engine, a 6.4-litre V8 Hemi serving up 468bhp, 460lb/ft and a noise like the Norse god Odin laughing hysterically. A 0-62mph time of fiv... read more....
Jaguar XF 3.0d S review
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Quick Spin: Jaguar XF 3.0d S

Jaguar pretty much invented the large, posh saloon as we know it 60 years ago when it launched the Mark 1 saloon. But ever since the Germans got in on the act, Jaguar hasn't had much of a look-in on the sales c... read more....
2016 Honda HR-V 1.6 i-DTEC EX
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On test: Honda HR-V DTEC EX

Small crossovers as a group aren't exactly known for being spacious. None of them are especially so; indeed, mother nature has not yet devised a creature that will comfortably fit in the back seats of a Nissan ... read more....
Vauxhall Astra 1.6 CDTi 134bhp SRi Nav
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On test: Vauxhall Astra 1.6 CDTi

The Vauxhall Astra has always been hugely popular, thanks to a diverse model range and keen pricing. But its rarely been in contention for best-in-class honours among its mid-size hatchback competitors. It's immediately obvious that the latest, seventh gene... read more....
Kia Sportage 2.0 CRDi First Edition
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On Test: Kia Sportage 2.0 CRDi

Two middle-aged blokes wander up to the car, just after I've parked up. They know exactly what it is and the questions start to flow: what engine does it have, how does it drive, how much does it cost and so on... read more....
2016 Volvo XC90 review
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On Test: Volvo XC90 D5

Watch the video review here There's an old cliche in car reviews, one I've been known to use myself on occasion, that a given car's rear seats 'have plenty of room for six footers'. Volvo makes some big claim... read more....