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Road Test: Audi Q3 35 TSi S Line

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Audi’s second take at the compact SUV market, equals bolder styling and a more grown up feel says Martyn Collins.

First Drive: Mini Clubman

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Small upgrades and more power for Mini’s five-door estate. By Martyn Collins

First Drive: Mazda3 2.0 Skyactiv-X

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

The new Skyactiv-X petrol is clever, and the pick of the engines in the latest Mazda3, reckons Martyn Collins.

First Drive: Mazda CX-30

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Not just the Mazda3 on stilts, the CX-30 strengthens the Japanese brand’s SUV range, thinks Martyn Collins.

Road Test: Škoda Octavia 1.0 TSI SE Drive

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

The basic Octavia is all the car you’ll ever need, finds Jonathan Musk.

Road Test: Mazda3 1.8D 116hp GT Sport

1 month ago / 0 comments

Jonathan Musk drives the Mazda3 diesel, which aims to take on Focus and Golf and beat them at their own game.

First Drive: Audi A4

1 month ago / 0 comments

Significant updates, including a core focus on connectivity and electrified drivetrains, will keep the Audi A4 popular with fleets, thinks Martyn Collins.

Mazda Skyactiv-X pricing announced

1 month ago / 0 comments

Mazda’s fuel and CO2-saving Skyactiv-X engine is to be introduced with the Mazda3, as well as a new Mazda3 saloon and new all-wheel drive option.

First Drive: Ford Focus ST

1 month ago / 0 comments

The hottest Focus yet with an ST badge on the boot has big hot hatch shoes to fill. Martyn Collins reckons it’s well up to the … Read More »

Road Test: BMW 7 Series

2 months ago / 0 comments

BMW’s 7 Series update is much more than just skin-deep, finds Jonathan Musk.

First Drive: Renault Clio

2 months ago / 0 comments

The fifth-generation Clio feels well equipped for a shifting fleet market, says Alex Grant.

Road Test: Suzuki Jimny 1.5 SZ5

2 months ago / 1 comments

Martyn Collins struggles to remain objective about the latest Suzuki Jimny.

Fuel prices continue to rise despite wholesale savings

3 months ago / 0 comments

Fuel prices at the pump continue to rise over the last eight weeks, despite oil wholesale cost reductions and government claims that savings are reflected within … Read More »

Road Test: Nissan Micra N-Sport

3 months ago / 0 comments

The sports-tuned Micra debuts a couple of significant new engines, explains Alex Grant.

Road Test: Mercedes-Benz A-Class A 200 AMG

3 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz is back on top form with its latest range and the A-Class is no exception, finds Jonathan Musk.

Road Test: Hyundai Tucson 1.6 T-GDi N-Line

3 months ago / 0 comments

Tucson is next in-line for a sporty N-Line makeover and Martyn Collins reckons it hasn’t spoiled this capable SUV.

Road Test: Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4Matic AMG Line

3 months ago / 0 comments

With a Benefit-in-Kind figure akin to its diesel sibling, the Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4Matic AMG Line could be more relevant for corporate drivers than you’d think, … Read More »

First Drive: Volvo S60 T5 R-Design Edition

3 months ago / 0 comments

Martyn Collins reckons there’s much more to the all-new S60 than just being the saloon version of the V60.

Road Test: Škoda Fabia 1.0 TSI Monte Carlo

4 months ago / 0 comments

Sportiest trim shows there’s still plenty of life in Škoda’s supermini, thinks Martyn Collins.

Road Test: Volvo XC40 D3 & T3

4 months ago / 0 comments

Do the new petrol and diesel engines added to the XC40 range make a difference, asks Jonathan Musk.

Spotlight: Renault Clio

4 months ago / 0 comments

Despite evolutionary styling, Renault’s fifth-generation Clio is an all-new car with some innovative fleet-focused technology up its sleeve, as Alex Grant explains.

Reservations open for Peugeot 208 and e-208

4 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets and drivers can now reserve the new Peugeot 208, including the fleet-orientated electric e-208 model as well as petrol and diesel variants.

First Drive: Jaguar F-Pace SVR

4 months ago / 0 comments

Jaguar’s F-Pace finally gets a beating V8 heart and it’s something quite special, finds Jonathan Musk

Spotlight: Jaguar XE

4 months ago / 0 comments

With a segment-first RDE2-compliant diesel engine and significant step up in interior quality, the updated Jaguar XE is renewing its focus on fleets. By Alex Grant.

Road Test: Peugeot 508 GT 225

5 months ago / 0 comments

The majority of 508s will be diesel-powered but Martyn Collins finds out if the range-topping petrol is also worth a look.

Road Test: Hyundai i30N Fastback

5 months ago / 0 comments

Same giant-killing hot-hatch character, with a softer Fastback flavour, says Martyn Collins.

First Drive: DS 3 Crossback

5 months ago / 0 comments

Second in the new DS model assault, the DS 3 turns SUV, and Martyn Collins reckons it’s the brand’s most convincing model yet.

First Drive: Volkswagen T-Cross

5 months ago / 0 comments

Does Volkswagen’s new baby SUV live up to the success of it’s bigger brothers, asks Jonathan Musk.

Road Test: Škoda Kodiaq vRS

6 months ago / 0 comments

Does giving our favourite large SUV the vRS treatment spoil it? Martyn Collins hits the road to find out.

First Drive: Nissan Qashqai 1.3-litre petrol

8 months ago / 0 comments

A tie-in with Daimler adds refinement and improves economy in the latest Qashqai update, discovers Jonathan Musk…