June, 2008

There's been an Alfa Museum for over 30 years now. But few people have heard of it, and even fewer have probably visited it. Unlike the expensive creations by ...

Alfa Museo Storico – Arese (I)



The Croma had a big hurdle to overcome. Probably an unfair hurdle. My day had started badly, with an unexpected arrival in my hotel room, without even knocking, ...

2008 Fiat Croma 1.9 JTD 150 Automatic (CH)

Fiat / Road Tests


  For many years, the BMW tower has been a landmark building, located on the Petuelring in Munich, close by the site of the 1972 Olympics. In recent ...

BMW Museum – Munich (D)



Located about 75km north of Munich, the Bavarian town of Ingolstadt could be notable simply for its historic old buildings, which adjoin the banks of the ...

Audi Museum – Ingolstadt (D)



The Hertz fleet in Switzerland is blessed with much variety, and there are many cars that l have yet to sample. So, in an attempt to get something that I had ...

2008 Subaru Legacy Estate 3.0R (CH)

Road Tests / Subaru


The Note is one of those cars that tries to fill a niche in the market that in reality barely exists. Based on the Clio platform, it comes across as somewhat ...

2008 Nissan Note 1.6 Teckna Automatic (GB)

Nissan / Road Tests


The concept of the Canary Wharf Motor Show is excellent - namely, displaying a range of cars in the public spaces around the high-rise buildings where some of ...

Canary Wharf Show – June 2008

Events / Shows


The Renault World Series event is now, apparently, the second largest motor sport event in the UK, and to judge by the crowds, especially on Sunday, it's easy to ...

Renault World Series – Silverstone 2008

Events / Races & Hill Climbs


It's less than 20 years since the first Kia cars made their appearance in Europe. The first offerings were literally recycled previous generation Mazdas that ...

2008 Kia Cee’d 1.6 Trend (CH) and 1.6 LS (GB)

Kia / Road Tests