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What are the best five drop tops for summer?

What are the best five drop tops for summer?

These are not any ordinary drop tops for summer . . . these are the best five prestige models avail


Space is not the final frontier

Space is not the final frontier

Just months after the debut of its hatchback, along comes the new Skoda Superb Estate – and this n


Countdown to MACH 1 lift-off

Countdown to MACH 1 lift-off

THE countdown is on to the start of the second MACH 1 Stages rally in Kintyre. Only in its second y


Supercar trio to make UK debut

Supercar trio to make UK debut

Michelin has revealed a stellar line-up for the Goodwood Festival of Speed with a trio of UK debuts.


Audi A3 gets the 'ultra' treatment

Audi A3 gets the 'ultra' treatment

The ‘ultra’ badge that marks exceptional fuel economy and controlled CO2 emissions in five Audi


Turkish delight, anyone?

Turkish delight, anyone?

Fiat has unveiled a new model at the Istanbul Motor Show.

Designed in Italy and developed


Aston puts on a Swiss show

Aston puts on a Swiss show

This is the new DBX Concept in all its glory. Unveiled at the Geneva International Motor Show, it


From zero to hero: the best five no-tax cars

From zero to hero: the best five no-tax cars

The Fiesta is a class leader. Add Ford’s lightweight, turbocharged 99g/km C02 1.0-litre engine into the equation and the best gets better. Responsive, refined, fast and frugal, few small cars do so many things as well as this one.

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Peak voltage

Peak voltage

Last week, I ventured over the border and travelled for three and more hours to the Peak District, g


The wolf in lamb's clothing

The wolf in lamb's clothing

It is refreshing in these days of all eyes on emissions and fuel cycles that there is a group of mot


Saddle up!

Saddle up!

A new Mustang is news in itself – after all, this is one of the most iconic sports cars ever made


Textured paint? On a car?

Textured paint? On a car?

It has amused me over the years how metallic paint has been able to retain a special status on th


Built to last the pace

Built to last the pace

A while ago Hyundai embarked on a renaming strategy for all its models and so it came to pass tha


May the force be with you

May the force be with you

Often when reading road tests about new models there is some reference to the engine and performa


A gear change in evolution

A gear change in evolution

The importance of gearstick design cannot be underestimated. In the likes of sporty hatchbacks th


Intelligent driving

Intelligent driving

Earl Grey stands at the top of his column in Newcastle. It all looks quite like the one Nelson ha

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