March, 2009

It came as something of a surprise to me to learn that the largest collection of Fords is not to be found in the United States, but in a museum in a small ...

den Hartogh Ford Museum – Holland



Within weeks of going on sale, or so it seems, some cars acquire a reputation that, whether founded or not, proves hard to dislodge. Sometimes that ...

2008 Toyota Prius (CH)

Road Tests / Toyota


I  very much enjoyed my visit to the RetroClassics show at the Stuttgart Messe last year, so, as the diary conveniently required me to be in Zurich the day ...

RetroClassics, Stuttgart – March 2009

Events / Shows


The RaceRetro event has now been running for several years and this is the third consecutive year that I've personally attended. To me, it is the signal of ...

RaceRetro 2009

Events / Shows


Unlike the first major Auto Show of the Credit Crunched era, Detroit, there was little evidence at Geneva 2009 of an industry in crisis: all of the significant ...

Geneva Show – March 2009

Events / Shows


After spending a day inspecting all the latest offerings for the European market from a whole panapoly of different manufacturers, I followed this up with ...

Brooklands Austin Morris Day – March 2009

Events / Shows


2007 Ford Mondeo Estate 2.0 TDCi Zetec (GB)Much has already been written on this site about the second generation Mondeo, so, when in a spectacular show of what ...

2007 Ford Mondeo Estate 2.0 TDCi Zetec (GB)

Ford / Road Tests