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Audi Q2

Audi Q2

| October 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

  Small, angry man. Audi first hit the SUV sector back in 2005 with the massive & gas guzzling Q7. Since then they have added the Q5, the Q3, a new Q7, a Q8 & in 2017, a baby brother to the above the Q2. The Q2 is built on the Volkswagen Group’s scalable MQB […]

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Honda Civic diesel

Honda Civic diesel

| October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

  We drove the petrol Honda Civic back in 2017 & we were impressed with 1.0 litre petrol , mainly because it’s fuel economy is excellent. It was interesting then to spend a week in the 1.6 i-DTEC EX diesel version, which like it’s petrol brethren comes completely re invented. As my second ever company […]

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Volkswagen Touareg

Volkswagen Touareg

| September 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

  Bigger some times can be beautiful Back in the mid-noughties, my brother in law ran a Mk1 Touareg 3.0 litre petrol, that burned fuel, which at the time didn’t seem to upset too many. This first Volkswagen SUV proved pretty popular as an alternative to the very expensive Range Rover Sport, Porsche Cayenne & […]

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Audi A4

Audi A4

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Audi A4 2.0 TDI ultra 190PS S tronic I think I’ve found it. That is to say, I’ve finally driven a car that I prefer to a 3 Series BMW. The latest Audi A4 has left me happy in the knowledge that my quest after all these years is over. In all previous incarnations, the […]

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MG ZS

MG ZS

| September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

  So when you’re near me, darling can’t you hear me S.U.V. The way things are going, there will soon be an SUV for every day of the year as the popularity of the small SUV market shows no sign of abating. MG, owned by Chinese company SAIC, certainly thinks so, launching their mid-range ZS […]

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Jaguar E-Pace

Jaguar E-Pace

| September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

  With almost every premium car manufacturer offering an SUV, is it any wonder that brands such as Jaguar are cashing in, with three cross over launches of their own. The F-Pace, soon to arrive electric i-Pace & most recently delivered to Companny Car Towers, the E Pace. We liked the F-Pace as does the […]

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Jeep Compass

Jeep Compass

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

  JEEP Compass In the deserts of Sudan & the gardens of Japan, from Milan to Yucatan every woman, every man, drives an SUV, or so it seems. The original JEEP that saw the US Army through WW2 has evolved into a myriad of models, all proporting to be capable in urban areas & great […]

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DS7 Crossback Performance Line petrol

DS7 Crossback Performance Line petrol

| July 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

  DS 7 CROSSBACK – PERFORMANCE Line PT225 EAT8 Company car drivers & fleet managers could be forgiven for being confused at the moment. The way that the UK measures car emissions has changed. Under conditions defined by EU law, the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) laboratory test is used to measure fuel […]

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Citroen Berlingo

Citroen Berlingo

| July 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

  Gone is the Citroen Berlingo Multi-Space, replaced by the Citroen Berlingo. Yes, Citroen have dropped the long name from their latest Leisure Activity Vehicle, it is now simply a Berlingo, which I think is very sensible. Very sensible is a good way to describe the new Berlingo as well. This is small car designed […]

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Peugeot Rifter

Peugeot Rifter

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

  Your rental awaits Replacing the Partner Tepee name with Rifter, must have been a no brainer for Peugeot. The Rifter is Peugeot’s new lifestyle-MPV, a crossover that benefits from the interiors found in Peugeots 3008 & 5008 SUV’s. Peugeot have designed a hugely practical vehicle with the Rifter, it’s perfect for anyone who does […]

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