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VEHICLE ANALYSIS: New BlueHDi tech for Citroën C4

The Peugeot 308 GT is not the only new PSA C segment hatchback to benefit from the group’s latest BlueHDi diesel engine technology. The Citr...

VEHICLE ANALYSIS: 'Bye Twin Gate, hello hatchback

The key change for Skoda Superb generation three is that the Twin Gate choice of 'boot' or 'hatchback' opening is no more. As an insider rev...

VEHICLE ANALYSIS: Peugeot 308 GT BlueHDi

Peugeot is trying to move its image and pricing to the space occupied by Volkswagen. Britain being the French brand’s third largest market,...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: What's a Waku Waku tailgate?

We put Tata Motors' Land Rover's Range Rover Evoque under the microscope this past week, asking how long the model, just mid-life facelifted...

Latest Interviews

Briefing: Vehicle connectivity technologies (1) 10 Apr 2015

Cat Dow

The wave of advanced vehicle connectivity technologies coming to vehicles embrace a number of interlinked elements, from seamless personal connectivity, to driver assistance systems (and autonomous vehicle control), intelligent transport systems, on-board telematics and the changing human machine interface itself inside the vehicle. In this month's management briefing we talk to OEMs and examine key aspects of the connectivity revolution coming down the line. In this first instalment, Cat Dow speaks with Volvo Car's Petter Hörling about its priorities in the connected car area.


INTERVIEW: Carl Bayliss, head of Infiniti UK 5 Feb 2015

Glenn Brooks

Carl Bayliss recently returned to his homeland after a decade in Hong Kong. He is the new country manager for Infiniti UK, responsible for all business activities including Sales, Marketing and Network Development.

Latest News

Tata Motors puts diesel Nano on hold 6 May 15

Graeme Roberts

Tata Motors has decided against using a two cylinder 800 cc diesel engine in the Nano in the near future due to issues related to "refinement and economics".


ISTANBUL SHOW DEBUTS: Fiat 'compact sedan' added 5 May 15

Glenn Brooks

FCA and its local partner Tofas will reveal the replacement for the Linea later this month, at the press preview day of the Istanbul motor show.


Skoda UK eyes 83,000 sales and 'mainstream' brand 1 May 15

Graeme Roberts

Skoda UK is hoping to sell "83,000-ish" cars this year, according to product affairs manager Rory Lumsdon.


Aston Martin secures funding for DBX crossover 1 May 15

Dave Leggett

Aston Martin has said that it has secured GBP200m of additional funding from its major shareholders for a product expansion.


Audi produces synthetic diesel fuel from water 30 Apr 15

Dave Leggett

Audi says it has taken another step in the direction of CO2 neutral fuel with the development of a new 'synthetic' diesel oil for future use in automobiles.


Hyundai's Genesis re-worked for UK market 30 Apr 15

Chris Wright

Hyundai expects to sell just over fifty of its upscale Genesis executive cars in the UK but that has not stopped the South Korean manufacturer re-working the chassis and suspension for British drivers.

Latest blogs

Range Rover Evoque's Chinese clone 21 Apr 15

Dave Leggett

Jiangling brand Landwind is causing waves at Shanghai with its X7 SUV that bears a very strong resemblance to Land Rover's hugely successful Range Rover Evoque.


Brabus' STARTECH creates the Range Rover pick-up 16 Apr 15

Glenn Brooks

Somewhere out there are people who think what would really improve their Range Rover would be chopping the back out of it and inserting a pick-up load tray.

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