Alfa Romeo Stelvio Q4 AWD Milano Edizione
May02

Alfa Romeo Stelvio Q4 AWD Milano Edizione

Much is expected of Alfa’s first SUV, the Stelvio writes Hannah Gordon What is it? The Stelvio pass links Switzerland and Italy and is known as one of the most absorbing stretches of road in the world with its 48 hairpins. Alfa Romeo have developed their first SUV and hope to catch the same exhilarating drive that the famous road its named after.   Who is it aimed at? After jumping behind the wheel of the Stelvio you...

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DS 3 Connected Chic PureTech
Apr08

DS 3 Connected Chic PureTech

    How does the innovative DS 3 compare to rivals? Hannah Gordon finds out What is it? A new trim level for DS’s most successful little car already adding to its cheeky charm. Who is it aimed at? Due to its size and funky looks the DS 3 lends itself very well to the younger market, the extended name of DS 3 Connected Chic may put some of the younger lads off though. What about the styling? The DS 3 is a distinctive looking...

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Honda Civic Type R
Mar20

Honda Civic Type R

Hannah Gordon checks out Honda’s hottest hatch the Civic Type R What is it? The ‘demonic’ looking hot hatch is back and carrying with it a big haul of awards naming it as the best in its class. Who is it aimed at? It may have five-doors and a decent size boot but this car is all about power and driver enjoyment whilst pushing it to its limits, it does settle down enough to enable sensible family outings but make sure the kids...

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First Drive: Renault Mégane RS
Mar20

First Drive: Renault Mégane RS

  The Renault Mégane RS is the most fun I had, on track and off, in a long time writes Geraldine Herbert What is it? Sitting lower to the ground than the regular Mégane, the RS 280, the latest hot hatch to be unleashed by the French marque, is low, orange and racetrack-ready. Its predecessor was revered by hot hatchback aficionados, so much is expected of it.  First impressions of the new Renault Mégane RS? Despite being painted...

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First Drive: Volkswagen T-Roc
Feb08

First Drive: Volkswagen T-Roc

    VW’s latest SUV is ready to roc but can it stand out in this crowded segment asks Geraldine Herbert What is it? The T-Roc is the latest in Volkswagen’s SUV offensive and is designed to appeal to young, trendy buyers. First impressions of the new VW T-Roc? In the fiercely competitive SUV market Volkswagen need a Cupid like aim to win fans for their new T-Roc. What about the interior? While stylish and upmarket VW are not...

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First Drive: SEAT Arona
Jan18

First Drive: SEAT Arona

The striking new Seat Arona is the latest offering in the compact SUV segment, writes Geraldine Herbert What is it? Named after a small town in Tenerife, the Arona is the latest newcomer from the Spanish car maker Seat and is a significant model as it marks its first foray into the ultra-competitive B-SUV sector. First impressions of the new Seat Arona? Looming in the mirrors of the Renault Captur, Peugeot 2008 and Opel Mokka, the...

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