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We all know which is the best selling Volkswagen model in the mature markets, don't we? Yes, the Golf, of ...

2012 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 SE (USA)

Road Tests / Volkswagen

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2014 marks the 80th anniversary of the creation of the Vintage Sports Car Club, and during the year a number of special events and features have been added to an ...

VSCC at Prescott Hill Climb – August 2014

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs

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With the 2014 Events season pretty well into Closed Season, there was nothing in my diary to take me away from the Bristol area for the second weekend of ...

Queen’s Square Bristol Breakfast Club – November 2014

Breakfast Meetings / Events / Shows

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In today's brand obsessed world, marketing departments and PR agencies spend more and more time agonising on the ...

2013 Chevrolet Spark 1.2 1LT (USA)

Chevrolet / Road Tests

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   There’s that old motoring cliché: "you aren’t a petrol head until you’ve owned an Alfa". Well I haven’t. In fact I hadn’t even driven one ...

1998 Alfa Romeo Spider 2.0 Twin Spark (GB)

Alfa Romeo / Road Tests

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Back in Southern California for the final few days of my September 2014 vacation, I decided to pay another visit to the Saturday morning "Cars and Coffee" event ...

Cars and Coffee – Irvine, CA – 27th September 2014

Breakfast Meetings / Events / Shows

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The Concours d'Elegance is not a new concept, pre-dating the invention of the motor car by at least 200 years, when people would vie with each other over their ...

Hampton Court Concours of Elegance – September 2014

Events / Shows

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No matter what label is put on cars in the class to which this latest test car belongs - be that B-segment Monospace, or Crossover, Tall-Supermini or some ...

2014 Kia Venga 3 1.6 CRDi (GB)

Kia / Road Tests

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Earlier in the year, I paid a visit to the Casa Enzo Ferrari, a spectacular new museum opened in a striking new building adjoining the restored house that was ...

Maserati Centenary at Casa Enzo Ferrari, Modena (I)

Museums

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There are three major Motor Shows that take place in Europe. One of them, in Geneva, is an annual occurrence, and always has been,. whereas the French and German ...

Mondial de l’Automobile – Paris Show – October 2014

Events / Shows

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When you book and then collect a rental car, provided it is from at least a ...

2014 Audi A5 Sportback 2.0 TDi 143 S-line (GB)

Audi / Road Tests

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Back in 2007, when I was making several trips a year to Los Angeles for work, I stumbled across the fact that a Japanese Classic Car Show was taking place in ...

Japanese Classic Car Show (JCCS) – Long Beach, CA – September 2014

Events / Shows