April, 2010

Abarth. Surely one of the ...

2010 Abarth 500 1.4 T-jet 135 (GB)

Abarth / Road Tests


  It still surprises me that Bristol City Council, not renowned for being any more car friendly than any other local government organisation, gives ...

Bristol Italian Auto Moto Festival – April 2010

Events / Shows


  Ten years ago I was driving around in an Alfa GTV. Resplendent in its Tropical ...

2010 Alfa Romeo Brera 2.2 JTS (GB)

Alfa Romeo / Road Tests


When it became clear that my recently acquired ...

2010 Ford Mustang Convertible 4.0 V6 (USA)

Ford / Road Tests


It cannot have escaped the attention of any true motoring enthusiast that 2010 is the Centenary year for the much loved Milanese marque, Alfa Romeo. A number ...

Spring Alfa Day – Burghley House. April 2010

Events / Shows


When it became clear that I was not readily going to be able to squeeze my suitcase into ...

2009 Subaru Legacy Saloon 2.5i PZEV Special Edition (USA)

Road Tests / Subaru


Given the generally acknowledged strength of the latest Kia product portfolio, it ...

2009 Kia Optima 2.4 LX (USA)

Kia / Road Tests


Encouraged, no doubt, by the success of the current ...

2010 Dodge Challenger SE (USA)

Dodge / Road Tests


2009 Saturn Outlook XE (USA)   When it became clear that the Dodge Caravan and Plymouth ...

2009 Saturn Outlook XE (USA)

Road Tests / Saturn


2009 Pontiac G5 (USA)   Back in 1981, General Motors launched the "J" car, their first effort at a front wheel drive car in the 1600 - 2000 ...

2009 Pontiac G5 (USA)

Pontiac / Road Tests


Taurus. For many years, an automotive name guaranteed to generate strong feelings of antipathy, or worse, in many of the road warriors who ended up being ...

2009 Ford Taurus SEL (USA)

Ford / Road Tests


Castle Combe - Easter Monday 2010 The rain stayed away, but the cold was out in force! Castle Combe has always served up a vast array of cars both on and off ...

Castle Combe – Easter Monday 2010

Events / Races & Hill Climbs


It was in 1988 when both Toyota and Nissan each launched a new brand, believing that despite the considerable costs involved, this was the only way in which they ...

2010 Infiniti M35 (USA)

Infiniti / Road Tests