The Hugely Efficient Audi A3 Ultra

Jonathan Humphrey Audi, Short Cuts

The highly popular Audi A3 TDi 110PS makes huge strides in efficiency they have now adopted the ‘Ultra’ badge. Making these versions of the A3 model the best for economy and emissions..


Mercedes C 63 AMG Saloon Reviewed

Neil Lyndon Car Reviews, Mercedes-Benz

In the week that Mercedes-AMG launched the new C 63 Saloon and Estate in Scotland, BBC Radio 3’s “Building a Library” included Dennis Brain playing Mozart Horn Concerti with Herbert Von Karajan conducting the Philharmonia Orchestra..


Honda’s Double Facelift

Tom Scanlan Car Reviews, Honda

Don’t worry, it’s not as though one of Honda’s offerings has got a sagging chin or droopy eyelids. No, it’s just that the company’s just revealed the latest versions of not one, but two of its range. So there’s the new Civic and the new CR-V..


ABARTH upgraded

Jonathan Humphrey Abarth, Short Cuts

New levels of performance and tech for the latest Abarth 595 Competizione. The sporting Abarth now comes with a 20hp power hike to 180hp and maximum torque of 250Nm at 2500rpm, with a top speed of 140mph..


On the road in the Ferrari California T

Tim Barnes-Clay Car Reviews, Ferrari

Sliding behind the wheel of your most prized possession never fails to take you to seventh heaven. The scent of your Ferrari almost intoxicates you as you wrap your hands around the leather clad steering wheel. You appreciate that the marque represents the essence of exotic ultra-sportiness; but you recognise it goes deeper than that – it’s about the emotional connections you’ve been making with the brand since you were in short trousers..


All New Suzuki Vitara Reviewed

Tom Scanlan Car Reviews, Suzuki

Suzuki has just launched its All New Vitara SUV into the UK. Prices start at just £13,999 and the cheapest version, the SZ4, now has seven airbags, including a driver’s knee bag, as standard equipment. Also standard are Bluetooth and DAB radio..


I say is that a Vignale? I say is that a Ford Mondeo?

Jonathan Humphrey Ford, Short Cuts

Ford unveils the new Ford Vignale Mondeo, the first new model to be introduced as part of its stylish, Vignale brand. The Ford Vignale Mondeo is the ultimate expression of Ford’s award winning design..


The Most Powerful production MINI, full stop.

Jonathan Humphrey Mini, Short Cuts

The latest greatest, the NEW MINI John Cooper Works. Last week I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to drive this fantastic car around Goodwood Circuit and the surrounding roads. Now, searching for some words to describe the latest hottest offering from MINI..