Sunday, 09 August 2020

Hybrid power that hits the spot

Hybrid power that hits the spot

THIS week I have been driving a car that eclipsed the range anxiety associated with all-electric cars. Range — how many miles an ...

 

Perfect fit of power and execution

Perfect fit of power and execution

AS challenges to the British economy begin to bite, new car buyers might be setting their sights on smaller more compact models. The ...

 

Modern reinvention of an icon

Modern reinvention of an icon

THE Renault Clio has proved itself the ultimate stayer in the hugely competitive world of modern superminis. The Clio model I have ...

 

Powerful tonic that hits the spot

IT was fitting this week that I have been driving an Alfa Romeo that epitomises the excitement and verve that have been the hallmarks ...

 

Powerful tonic that hits the spot

Powerful tonic that hits the spot

IT was fitting this week that I have been driving an Alfa Romeo that epitomises the excitement and verve that have been the hallmarks ...

 

Electric tourer

CITROËN has unveiled its 100 per cent electric car, the ë-SpaceTourer. It is a conventionally powered large multi-purpose vehicle that ...

 

European car sales plummet

EUROPEAN car sales fell by more than two-thirds in April as coronavirus lockdowns in the region closed car dealerships and brought a ...

 

It’s electric but you couldn’t tell

It’s electric but you couldn’t tell

INEVITABLY this week I have been at the wheel of a 100 per cent all-new electric car. I say inevitably because we are going to see a ...

 

Sporty moderns and classic cars could be yours to enjoy this summer

THE June catalogue of Classic Car Auctions is starting to take shape with sporty moderns and classics as well as some very desirable ...

 

Morgan marks 70th

MORGAN has built the first of its limited-run Plus 4 70th Anniversary Edition models, writes Nigel Wigmore. The four cars, the first ...

 

Stylish design takes the plaudits

Stylish design takes the plaudits

WHILE carmakers pitch headlong into producing the all-electric vehicle as our collective car of choice for the future, you might be ...

 

Small, stylish and packs a punch

Small, stylish and packs a punch

WHEN the Seat Ateca arrived on the market it was the Spanish carmaker’s first ever venture into the compact SUV (sport utility ...

 

Award-winning ride for comfort

Award-winning ride for comfort

THE antecedents of this week’s drive, the Citroën C5 Aircross go back into the mists of time when French industrialist André-Gustave ...

 

New Kias have the right ingredient

New Kias have the right ingredient

THIS is a tale of two new cars made by Kia, both of which had the now requisite ingredient necessary for 21st century motoring — ...

 

Need to clean your car? These household products can help

BABY shampoo, vinegar and lemon are three of the household products that can be used to clean different parts of a car. Motoring ...

 

Punctured tyre? Here’s how to go about changing a wheel

MOST motorists will experience a flat or blown tyre at some point, but with the right tools and knowhow there’s no reason why they ...

 

New tourer’s all about the journey

New tourer’s all about the journey

I FELT that in getting behind the wheel of this week’s drive, the inimitable Kia Stinger, I was reacquainting myself with an old ...

 

Now you can go electric in style

Now you can go electric in style

If you are going to go electric — and indications are that many more motorists this year will buy an EV (electric vehicle) — then you ...

 

Design philosophy’s paying off for Mazda

Design philosophy’s paying off for Mazda

WHEN buying a new car you might look first at its design then its interior (comfort and space) and finally you might take a look under ...

 

Modern but still young at heart

Modern but still young at heart

THE pleasantly aesthetic design of the first generation Nissan Juke — launched in 2010 — gave the car its individuality and flair. ...

 

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