September, 2013

     It’s no secret I’m a fan of Fords. The Escort Cosworth (along with the Jag XJ220) was what got me interested in cars in the first place. Then in ...

2013 Ford Fiesta 1.0 Ecoboost Zetec (GB)

Ford / Road Tests


All the events that take place at Prescott Hill, on the slopes of the Cotswolds in North Gloucestershire, have their appeal, but to many it is the meeting held ...

VSCC at Prescott – August 2013

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs


Second Tuesday of the month is Classics Night at Ace Cafe. It is the occasion when you are likely to encounter the most varied collection of vehicles among all ...

Ace Cafe Classics Night – Sept 2013

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows


Yet another Italian event? Well, yes, such is the enthusiasm for the cars of Italy that there are plenty of occasions when the proud owners want to show them ...

Great Western Italian Day – Sept 2013

Events / Shows


  Credit must surely go to Renault with their 1996 Scenic for introducing a car which made life that much easier for ...

2013 Toyota Verso 1.8i Luna (CH)

Road Tests / Toyota


During the latest Queens Square Breakfast Club meeting, I was talking to David Roots, whose Alfa Special has starred regularly in reports from this event, when ...

Queen Square Bristol Breakfast Club – Sept 2013

Breakfast Meetings / Events / Shows


Although it is always sad when an event that you have enjoyed is removed from the schedule, given the number of alternatives available on any given weekend ...

Rare Breeds at Haynes Museum – Sept 2013

Events / Shows


      Among the many highlights of the Goodwood Moving Motor Show event back in July was the opportunity to see the new Maserati Ghibli in the flesh for ...

Ferrari and Maserati at Dick Lovett, Swindon – August 2013

Events / Shows


Not really my sort of car the Fiat Panda. At the Hertz rental desk in Dublin airport, I had booked a group A car, expecting a Ford Ka. I, like I always do, ...

2012 Fiat Panda 1.2 Easy (IRL)

Fiat / Road Tests