Car Reviews
2020 SsangYong Rexton review – Off-road capability and refinement at a competitive price

2020 SsangYong Rexton review – Off-road capability and refinement at a competitive price

Putting the Korean brand’s flagship through its paces on and off the beaten track

SsangYong
Kia Soul EV review – at the heart of the electric revolution

Kia Soul EV review – at the heart of the electric revolution

Quirky looks hide a practical, long-range zero-emissions option

Kia
Kia Soul EV review – at the heart of the electric revolution

Kia Soul EV review – at the heart of the electric revolution

Electrification looms large in any conversation with car makers at the moment. With new limits on average fleet emissions as well as the spread of low-emissions zones and changing public opinion, all eyes are on ways to bring down their CO2 levels. Kia is already making big strides that way. It’s ditched two big-emitting models […]

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Renault Captur review – compact crossover ups its game

Renault Captur review – compact crossover ups its game

New model is a serious step up from lacklustre predecessor

Renault
Renault Captur review – compact crossover ups its game

Renault Captur review – compact crossover ups its game

I have to admit from the outset that the last generation Renault Captur was not one of my favourite cars. In fact, it was one of my least favourite cars of recent years. So, from the off, I’m going to say that the new one is far, far better in every way. Like the recently […]

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Peugeot 208 review – the lion goes from strength to strength

Peugeot 208 review – the lion goes from strength to strength

All-new supermini carries on French brand’s renaissance

Peugeot
Peugeot 208 review – the lion goes from strength to strength

Peugeot 208 review – the lion goes from strength to strength

It’s fair to say that Peugeot is on a bit of a roll at the minute. The last few years have seen the French brand enjoy a renaissance as its selection of bland also-rans has been gradually replaced by appealing new models that blend sharp styling with high-tech equipment and a material move upmarket. While […]

Peugeot
Bulls on parade – exploring Yorkshire in a brace of Lamborghinis

Bulls on parade – exploring Yorkshire in a brace of Lamborghinis

It’s been torrential rain of Biblical proportions for the last four hours as we thundered through the Yorkshire Dales in darkness, navigating glorified single-track roads whose concaved, worn ‘tramlines’ are saturated rivulets flooding from the overflowing hedgerows lining the way. Finally we find our destination, shining in the gloom; The Yorke Arms at Ramsgill-in-Nidderdale. I […]

Lamborghini
Fiat Panda Hybrid review – a mild makeover for Italian city car

Fiat Panda Hybrid review – a mild makeover for Italian city car

A new drivetrain helps the Panda meet the latest emissions regulations but, that aside, it’s starting to show its age

Fiat
Fiat Panda Hybrid review – a mild makeover for Italian city car

Fiat Panda Hybrid review – a mild makeover for Italian city car

In 1980 Fiat launched a bizarrely named boxy little car on the world. Forty years later and the Panda is still going strong, even if it isn’t quite as small or boxy as it once was. The odd-looking city car is one of Fiat’s perennial best sellers, playing on the brand’s expertise for diminutive city […]

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