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Category : Road Test

Road Test: Mercedes-Benz C 250 d AMG Line Coupe

6 months ago / 0 comments

A compact executive two-door with ideas far above its price bracket, says Alex Grant.

Road Test: Mercedes-Benz GLC 250 d 4MATIC AMG Line

6 months ago / 0 comments

Familiar C-Class components in a fashionable SUV body; the GLC can’t lose, reckons Alex Grant.

First Drive: Fiat 124 Spider

6 months ago / 0 comments

Fiat’s chic roadster is the perfect retro stablemate for the 500, reckons Alex Grant.

First Drive: Toyota C-HR Hybrid

6 months ago / 0 comments

Few manufacturers can ignore the rapidly expanding C-SUV crossover segment, with sales growing every year. Unlike many competitors though, Toyota is first to join the sector with a petrol hybrid, boasting impressive fuel economy ... Read More »

Road Test: Alfa Romeo Giulietta Tecnica 1.6 JTDM-2 TCT

7 months ago / 0 comments

The Giulia is good value, but it’s showing its age in a fiercely competitive segment, reckons Alex Grant.

First Drive: Kia Optima PHEV

7 months ago / 0 comments

Kia’s first plug-in hybrid is certainly capable, but it’s in a tough class. Alex Grant explains.

First Drive: Suzuki S-Cross

7 months ago / 1 comments

Can tough new styling help the S-Cross achieve its fleet potential? Alex Grant finds out.

First Drive: Vauxhall Mokka X

7 months ago / 2 comments

More power and equipment for the second generation Mokka X, says Dan Gilkes.

First Drive: Renault Scenic and Grand Scenic

7 months ago / 1 comments

Renault’s pioneering MPV is back among the best in its class, reckons Alex Grant.

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate

7 months ago / 0 comments

Impressive refinement from the new diesels and great to drive, reckons John Kendall.

First Drive: Ford Mondeo ST-Line

7 months ago / 0 comments

The Mondeo is aiming for user-choosers with a sporty makeover, explains Alex Grant.

Road Test: Lexus RX 450h

8 months ago / 0 comments

The latest Lexus RX450h is an impressive all-rounder, reckons John Kendall.

First Drive: Ford S-Max Vignale

8 months ago / 0 comments

The top-spec S-Max is more than just a trim level, explains Alex Grant.

Road Test: Renault Megane dCi 110

8 months ago / 1 comments

The excellent new Megane is the icing on Renault’s recent brand renewal, says Alex Grant.

Road Test: Toyota RAV4 Business Edition 2.0 D-4D

8 months ago / 0 comments

Choosing the right RAV4 isn’t as black and white as it once was, explains Alex Grant.

First Drive: Kia Optima Sportswagon

8 months ago / 0 comments

Kia’s first large estate car is a much-needed move into the mainstream, reckons Alex Grant.

Road Test: MINI Clubman One D

8 months ago / 0 comments

The Clubman’s core fleet model is an unexpected star of the range, says Alex Grant.

Road Test: Mercedes-Benz E 220 d AMG Line

9 months ago / 2 comments

The new E-Class is head and shoulders above its rivals, reckons Alex Grant.

Road Test: Lexus RC 200t F-Sport

9 months ago / 0 comments

Alex Grant considers the company car appeal of the RC’s non-hybrid option.

Road Test: Kia Optima ‘4’ 1.7 CRDi DCT

9 months ago / 0 comments

Kia’s stylish family saloon has become a credible alternative, reckons Alex Grant.


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