cars

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....
Review Peugeot 208 BlueHDi 100
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On Test: Peugeot 208 BlueHDi 100

We couldn't have chosen a worse day to go on a near 500-mile trip in the Peugeot 208, heading straight into the teeth of Storm Desmond. And yet we couldn't have chosen a better day to go on a near 500-mile trip... read more....
Driven: Fiat 500X
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On Test: Fiat 500X 1.6 Multijet

Watch the video review here The original Fiat 500 is one of the great icons of motoring history, up there with the Beetle and Mini. It got Italy and much else of the world moving after World War Two and remains massively popular on the classic car scene. The... read more....
Vauxhall Corsa review
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On Test: Vauxhall Corsa 1.0T

Watch the video review here The Vauxhall SRi badge has a rather illustrious history being attached to some of the quicker variants of Vauxhalls over the decades. Sadly nowadays the SRi badge doesn’t have the s... read more....
Mazda MX5 review
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Quick Spin: Mazda MX-5 1.5

Watch the video review here James drives the all-new 2015 Mazda MX-5 to find out if, after a quarter of a century, it's still as pure a driving experience as the original. And he discovers what effect top-down... read more....
Volvo V60 Cross Country
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On Test: Volvo V60 Cross Country

Volvo claims it invented the concept of the off-road estate when it added four-wheel-drive to the V70, jacked up the suspension and added tough lower-body cladding, creating the V70 XC. Subaru will tell it got there first with the Legacy-based Outback, but ... read more....
Review: BMW 435i M Sport
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On Test: BMW 435i

Watch the video review here James finds out if the 306bhp BMW 435i M Sport is just a gussied-up 3-Series, or if offers proper M-car thrills without the massive price tag. Keep watching to see the Easter egg e... read more....
Driven: MG3
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On Test: MG 3 1.5

Watch the video review here MG Rover died an ugly death in 2005, but the MG brand, now under Chinese ownership, returned to the UK market in 2011. The MG3 supermini joined the range in 2013, alongside the big M... read more....