May, 2015
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Car forums are not just a great source of information, whether it be general to all manner of motoring topics, or specific to a marque or model, but once ...

London to Brighton – Abarth style. May 2015

Driving Events / Events

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The first Kia Sportage was launched in 1993, and made its debut in Europe in 1995. Accurately predicting the explosive growth in sales of ...

2014 Kia Sportage KZ-2 2.0 CRDi AWD (GB)

Kia / Road Tests

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The British weather has long been a topic of conversation, and owing to its frequently unpredictable and changeable nature, will no doubt continue to be so for ...

Ace Cafe Italian Night – May 2015

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows

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With all the car-related events taking place throughout the UK (and beyond), it is clearly impossible to attend everything, as diary congestion can mean that ...

Shelsley Walsh Breakfast Club – May 2015

Breakfast Meetings / Events / Shows

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To survive as a volume auto maker in the second decade of the twentyfirst century you need sales on a massive ...

2014 Hyundai Accent 1.6 GLS 4 door (USA)

Hyundai / Road Tests

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When attending the celebrated Ace Cafe, in North West London, of one thing you can be sure: that if it s a theme evening, then the staff at the entrance to the ...

Ace Cafe Petrolhead Nirvana – May 2015

Ace Cafe / Events / Shows

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It used to be easy to categorise cars, and thus to produce a list of rivals. Core of most volume ...

2013 Toyota Venza LE AWD (USA)

Road Tests / Toyota

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After spending a long day at Brooklands, trying to see everything that was there, and catching up with my many friends, lovers of Italian cars, as well as ...

Brooklands Auto Italia – May 2015

Events / Shows

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Subaru sold just 208 cars in the UK in November 2014, making it the 30th best selling brand, and giving them a heady 0.1% of the market. In Europe, ...

2014 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited PZEV (USA)

Road Tests / Subaru

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Even on a grey and rather refreshingly cold Sunday in February, Paris has plenty to offer. The absence of crowds during the morning suggested that many were ...

Showrooms of the Champs-Élysées – February 2015

Events / Shows

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After offering the competent but generally unremarkable little Starlet as a competitor in the ...

2014 Toyota Yaris LE 5 door (USA)

Road Tests / Toyota

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There's been a Bristol Italian Auto Moto Festival, known as BIAMF for short, every year since 2003, and I've attended every one since 2008. It's very popular not ...

Bristol Italian Auto Moto Festival – April 2015

Events / Shows

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  Faced with the challenge of naming their latest car, many manufacturers have found the ...

2014 Porsche 911 Carrera (USA)

Porsche / Road Tests