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The Definitive Review - Audi e-Tron

Audi's e-tron shows its rivals how to do a fully electric large SUV. Jonathan Crouch takes a look.

The Definitive Review - Nissan Juke

The Nissan Juke is wilfully weird but it's hit a nerve with British buyers who love the thing. Jonathan Crouch takes a look at the MK2 model.

No avoiding the long and tall arms of Ford’s automotive ‘fuzz’!

The build and preparation of specialist vehicles is exceedingly lucrative for several carmakers, as Iain Robertson discovers at a secret Essex facility operated by Ford Motor Company, where he sampled two of the latest weapons against crime.

If in London, the V&A is worth a visit for its latest CARS exhibition

London’s hot-spots are many and varied but the Victoria and Albert Museum has a special place in the hearts of many, highlights Iain Robertson, and its latest attraction is sure to enthuse and spark the imaginations of visitors of all ages.

Merc adds acreage and punch to high-flying AMG GLS63

It seems as though the high-end SUV market sector knows no bounds, reports Iain Robertson, as Mercedes-Benz enters the fray with its latest, high-power, high-luxury semi-off-roader, providing seats for up to seven and technology in abundance.

AM reveals its DBX hand that promises enormous grand touring potential

With first UK deliveries expected in late-spring 2020, the £158,000 Aston Martin five-seater should provide a vital rescue line for the prestigious British sporting car manufacturer and Iain Robertson believes that (fingers crossed) it will succeed.

Audi redefines the large SUV sector with RS version of the Q8

Hot on the heels of its main rival Merc, highlights Iain Robertson, Audi has revamped its Q8 with a blisteringly rapid variant that will demand a driver refocus of performance expectations and delivery and you just know that it is going to be good.

Crisply confident Corsa is Vauxhall’s defiant statement of intent

Lighter, livelier and more likable, the all-new baby Vauxhall earns its on-road stripes with dynamic grace, more space and a smiling face, factors that enthuse Iain Robertson immensely, as they demonstrate Vauxhall’s strength of purpose to PSA.

Ford’s extraordinarily normal all-electric SUV apes Tesla for market position

Inspired by the Ford Mustang, states Ford Motor Company, the Mach E will be its ultimate Marmite machine, highlights Iain Robertson, to be lauded equally as a new Ford model for today, as much as it will be ridiculed for being a virtual Tesla rip-off.

More than ‘sneak preview’, Mitsubishi reveals its all-new Mirage

As a member of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, highlights Iain Robertson, it might have been fair for Mitsubishi to lean on its partners during the development of its latest compact model but it has not done so, which opens a raft of questions.

McLaren plays a familiar tune in reviving the rights to Elva

Motorsport fans may recall a Sussex-based race-car manufacturer by the name of Elva, reports Iain Robertson, the rights to which have been acquired by one of the UK’s most successful carmakers of the modern era, McLaren Automotive.

Citroen’s hybridised C5 Aircross loses none of its practicality

While believing that fully electric vehicles are an inevitability of present and future transport legislation, Iain Robertson welcomes hybrid technology not just for its ‘best of both worlds’ premise but also for convenience and real-time frugality.

New Octavia is entirely new for Skoda as it ventures further upmarket

Invariably Golf-based and always classified as such, reports Iain Robertson, has never hindered the Octavia model’s perpetual hunt for recognition, which has been helped immeasurably by a reputation for total reliability and market acceptability.

Idiomatic Ignis (4x4) illustrates Suzuki’s devil-in-the-details

Apart from some obscure Japanese domestic market 4x4s, Ignis’s place in the European sub-compact go-almost-anywhere scene is only contested by the Fiat Panda 4x4, writes Iain Robertson, which it can trump at every juncture.

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