July, 2012

            Even when you have decided on the model of car that best fits your needs and wants, long gone are the days when the only remaining choice is ...

2012 VW Golf 1.6 TDi 105 S (GB)

Road Tests / Volkswagen


Sometimes I think we really are spoiled for choice with events for the motoring enthusiast in the UK, and indeed when you look at the great ...

Silverstone Classic – July 2012. Colin’s Report

Events / Shows


AC Alfa Romeo Allard Aston Martin Audi Bentley BMW & Alpina Bristol Citroen Corvette Coventry Transport ...

Silverstone Classic – July 2012. Dan’s Report

Events / Shows


I first came across this remarkable museum by pure chance about 6 years ago. Enjoying a drive on the famous Route Napoleon, in the mountains up above the ...

CitroMusée – Castellane (F)



I first discovered the joys of the historic Shelsley Walsh hill climb a couple of years ago, and although events there tend to be smaller than those at Prescott, ...

VSCC at Shelsley Walsh – July 2012

Events / Races & Hill Climbs


Whereas most motoring events take place at weekends, careful perusal of the UK calendar will reveal that during the long evenings of what, in 2012 at least ...

Classics in the Walled Garden, Luton Hoo – July 2012

Events / Shows


Castle Combe is but 20 miles away from Chateau Colin and yet it is a venue which I attend surprisingly infrequently given its proximity. My eye was caught by ...

Classics and Sports Cars Action Day at Castle Combe – July 2012

Events / Shows


Many is the time that one hears the complaint that all cars look the same these days, and are hard to tell apart. That's not an allegation that could be ...

2012 Nissan Juke 1.6i Acenta Premium (GB)

Nissan / Road Tests


  Without question the four day event hosted by Lord March on his Goodwood Estate at the very start of July has discovered a truly winning ...

Moving Motor Show at Goodwood – June 2012. Colin’s Report

Events / Shows


Whilst it is probably true that Jaguar's first attempt in recent times to offer a mid-sized executive saloon car to take on the might of the German trio of 5 ...

2012 Jaguar XF 3.0D S (D)

Jaguar / Road Tests


 THE MOVING MOTORSHOW Now into its third year, and the second time I've attended, the Moving Motor Show at Goodwood is a novel attempt at a British Motor ...

Moving Motor Show at Goodwood 2012 – Dan’s Report

Events / Shows