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Citroen DS 3 Cabrio Review – Lighten Your Life

In Car Reviews by Jonathan Humphrey

The Citroen DS3 Cabrio, a convertible for all weathers The car tested was the Citroen DS 3 Cabrio DSport THP 155 6 speed manual in Polar White with Infinite Blue Roof The DS 3 is one of Citroen’s Premium DS range bringing style in abundance. One of the first to introduce those smart daylight running lights added in a cool …

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Review of the Audi RS4 Avant

In Car Reviews by Chris Lilly

A British man walks up to an Audi engineer in 1994 and ask’s ‘What do you get if you cross an estate with a supercar?’ The German with a typical display of Teutonic humour replies ‘Hold on ze one tick Herr Englander, I shall go unt find out.’ The response is the worst punch-line to a joke ever created but …

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Review Volvo XC60 D5 R-Design

In Car Reviews by Jonathan Humphrey

Great Company, Sharp and Sporty the Volvo XC60 R-Design I was fortunate to have some long drives ahead when I tested this car. Its bold chunky looks with the trademark rear end curvy shoulders, distinctive and clearly recognisable – Volvo. The R-Design model brings a more tuned sports chassis with stiffer dampers, larger 20″ Cratus Alloy wheels and a sharp …

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Renault Captur 2013 Tested

In Car Reviews by Chris Lilly

Late but best dressed the new Renault Captur Normally a company that can spot a niche sector from 100 miles away, the new Captur only arrives after cars such as the Nissan Juke have been around for a while. When you consider that the Renaults Espace and Scenic introduced the world to the idea of the MPV and mini-MPV respectively, …

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RenaultSport Clio 200 Turbo Road Test

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I have been extremely lucky recently in that I have been able to drive three of the best hot hatches on the market – with the RenaultSport Clio being the latest. The one I tested came in the tricky-to-describe yellow that is in the photos – a colour that I bizarrely like and is a curious metallic mustard in hue. …

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Suzuki Swift 4×4 5-Door Review

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Its time to think four wheel drive Suzuki have released some new models to their Supermini Swift Range. The Suzuki Swift 4×4 Five Door and now the popular Swift Sport also comes as a Five Door. The Suzuki Swift has long been a popular choice in the Supermini Segment  and is now available with a full time four wheel drive …

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Drive Review Mazda5 Venture Edition MPV 1.6D 115 Venture 5dr

In Car Reviews by Bill Dent

The Mazda5 Venture Edition was a car full of many surprises… A car that perhaps underwhelmed at first sight, on a grey drab day, just got better and better. The model tested was the Mazda5 Venture Edition MPV 1.6D 115 5dr. My first drive was a revelation; a local twisting A-road proved a good match for the Mazda’s capabilities, surprisingly …

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Drive Reviews the Honda CR-V 2.2 i-DTEC EX

In Car Reviews by Bill Dent

Picture this: The hottest day of the year, the beginning of the holidays, three uber-critical teenage children, dire traffic reports of the M25 closing down, lane by lane, as the heat increases… It was with some trepidation, therefore, that we set out on our quest to get to the Latitude Festival, the Suffolk Festival that, 8 years old now, grows …

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Drive Reviews the Volvo V40 D3 R-Design

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The Volvo V40 D3 R-Design Nav with More Tech than the Gadget Show The Volvo arrived and immediately I liked this instant sporty appeal of this car. A bold racy design that inspires curiosity, being a coupé and unusually good looking the V40 with the R-Design spec is becoming quite popular. As expected in the Volvo V40 D3 R-Design specced model, very …