Renault Zoe electrifies in Lisbon

Launch Report: Renault Zoe electrifies in Lisbon

A few thoughts following the Renault Zoe launch last week. In my Launch Pad blog, I posted a few questions I was hoping to get answers...
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Video 404: mad modified Nissan GT-R fails to thrill

You know how you sometimes click on a car clip that sounds so promising, and looks so good – and yet somehow, it just...
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Ford Fiesta ST LaunchPad? Blast off, more like [bonus video]

Well, this hasn’t gone entirely to plan, since I’m typing this on the way home from the Ford Fiesta ST launch, rather than on route to it. But...
Der neue Volkswagen Golf R

VW Golf R: a cult car in the making?

On paper, the VW Golf R Cabriolet makes no sense. Shorn of the creamy V6 fitted to both previous Golf R32s, the latest Golf R hatchback’s appeal...

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So that’s why, then. Remember last year, when we saw first shots of Qoros’ brand new passenger car? Remember its name? Yes, GQ3. Which mysteriously lost...
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If you’re like me, a complete car nut, then the chances are you see or feel something while on the road that makes you...
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Le Mans 2013: time to get excited

The list of the 56 cars granted entry to the 2013 Le Mans 24 hours was published recently – and there were some interesting...
2013 Nissan Juke Nismo

Launch Report: 2013 Nissan Juke Nismo

Strange launch this, given the Juke Nismo represents the European debut of Nissan’s notably bonkers in-house motorsport and performance brand. Here’s how it went. Arrive in Barcelona....
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Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet: 2.0-litre engine pricing escape

A funny thing happened earlier today – I was looking at new car price deals for a client when I stumbled across Charfile‘s seven percent discount...
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Kia Picanto 3dr: here’s looking at you, GTI

No guesses as to which famous hot hatch Kia is mimicking with the new Picanto 3-door – because it’s perfectly clear that red stripe...

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