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SsangYong Musso review

SsangYong Musso review

Musso is Korean for Rhino, apparently, which explains why the name has ended up attached to SsangYong’s intimidating-looking pick-up truck and not some pocket-sized city car. It’s a fitting name for a model designed to face the rigours of farms and building sites, although our high-spec Saracen model is also kitted out to handle family […]

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Skoda Fabia review – a mature decision

Skoda Fabia review – a mature decision

Since its launch in 1999 the Skoda Fabia has been inextricably linked to the Seat Ibiza and VW Polo, sharing its chassis, engines and more with the other two VW group superminis. While the VW has always been the “premium” model and Seat the youthful one, the Fabia (surprising vRS models asides) has sat somewhere […]

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What to do if you have an accident in a hire car  

What to do if you have an accident in a hire car  

If you’re heading on a holiday abroad or even at home, hiring a car can be a good way to get around. It’ll give you the freedom and independence to explore the open road and mean you can do things as and when you want. In most cases, you’ll have a smooth experience, and everything […]

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Vauxhall Corsa-e: First look at the all-new all-electric supermini

Vauxhall Corsa-e: First look at the all-new all-electric supermini

Vauxhall has released official images and details of its new fully electric Corsa-e. The all-electric supermini is the first model in Vauxhall’s programme to electrify its entire range by 2024 and sits alongside traditionally fuelled versions in the Corsa model line-up. Earlier plans for the next-generation Corsa drawn up by GM were scrapped following the […]

Electric Cars
Quiz: How many cars of the 1970s can you name?

Quiz: How many cars of the 1970s can you name?

Think you know your cars? Take a trip with us back to the decade that taste forgot and see how many of these automotive beauties you can name.  

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Nissan Leaf review – a quiet revolutionary

Nissan Leaf review – a quiet revolutionary

It’s fair to say that recent months have marked a bit of a breakthrough in electric cars, with a host of new manufacturers bringing EVs to market. But for Nissan, EVs are nothing new and its Leaf is already onto its second generation as other companies just get going with their first. The first generation […]

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Car finance jargon explained and the small print to look out for

Car finance jargon explained and the small print to look out for

It’s easy to get carried away when buying a car. It looks amazing, you can see yourself clocking up the miles touring around the country on road trips, but picking the car is the fun bit, the more serious bit is – how are you going to pay for it? Unless you’re lucky enough to […]

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May bank holiday traffic set to hit six-year high – here are the best times to travel to avoid delays

May bank holiday traffic set to hit six-year high – here are the best times to travel to avoid delays

This weekend’s bank holiday is expected to be the busiest on the roads for six years, with Britons planning more than 22 million leisure journeys. According to data from the RAC a record number of people are planning trips between Friday and Monday, leading to potentially long delays and problems on many of the most […]

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Demands to rethink ‘unsafe’ rural speed limits

Demands to rethink ‘unsafe’ rural speed limits

Safety campaigners are calling for a review of speed limits on rural roads after a report found most drivers don’t feel safe travelling at the 60mph speed limit. The study by the charity Brake and insurer Direct Line found that 60 per cent of drivers feel unsafe travelling at the default limit on single-carriageway rural […]

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Worrying hidden camera footage shows 3 in 4 Britons will help a drunk driver into their car

Worrying hidden camera footage shows 3 in 4 Britons will help a drunk driver into their car

Shocking video footage suggests that three-quarters of Britons are willing to help an apparently drunk motorist get into their car to drive. As part of an investigation into attitudes towards drink-driving, a hidden camera was set up to capture people’s responses when asked by a “drunk” driver to help unlock their car so they could […]

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