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Subaru Forester review – leftfield SUV still going its own way

Subaru Forester review – leftfield SUV still going its own way

With a new Subaru Forester due in the UK late 2019 you could forgive the Japanese all-wheel drive specialists for running down the clock and shifting focus onto other models like the XV compact crossover, or the Outback estate. But the Forester SUV is still a key part of Subaru’s lifestyle-focused UK line-up and, instead, […]

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Electrified taxi firm launches new delivery van with 80-mile EV range

Electrified taxi firm launches new delivery van with 80-mile EV range

The company behind the electrified London taxi has revealed a new eco-friendly van that is say will transform inner city deliveries. Based on the same platform and hybrid drivetrain as the LEVC TX cab, the new LCV van is designed for businesses operating in low-emissions zones which also need access to out-of-town distribution centres. Diesel […]

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I thought the glamour of the Monaco Grand Prix would reignite my love for Formula 1 – I was wrong

I thought the glamour of the Monaco Grand Prix would reignite my love for Formula 1 – I was wrong

It’s come to something when one of Formula 1’s leading lights says he’s falling out of love with the sport because drivers “all sound like lawyers” and aren’t allowed to say what they think. But I know what Sebastian Vettel meant in the wake of his controversial penalty at the Canadian Grand Prix. Once a […]

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Supermarkets slash fuel prices again, with up to 4p off a litre

Supermarkets slash fuel prices again, with up to 4p off a litre

The UK’s big four supermarkets have cut up to 4p per litre from the price of fuel in the latest round of a price war sparked by the fall in wholesale costs. Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and Tesco all announced over the weekend that they were making further cuts to their forecourt prices after an initial […]

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Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for test circuit – and if you can drive it

Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for test circuit – and if you can drive it

The latest series of Top Gear will see Paddy McGuinness, Chris Harris and Freddie Flintoff embark on a new automobile adventure. Along the way, the trio will return home where they will use the Top Gear test track to push a number of vehicles to their limits. But where is the iconic test track? Here’s […]

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Motorists are complaining a new £10m cycle highway is causing ‘traffic chaos’ on the roads and is barely being used

Motorists are complaining a new £10m cycle highway is causing ‘traffic chaos’ on the roads and is barely being used

Motorists are complaining that a new 2.5 mile cycle highway is causing “traffic chaos” on the roads after a cash-strapped council spent nearly £10m on it. Drivers in Birmingham said the new cycle lane, which has been placed along a major commuter route, is as wide as a bus lane and has made journey times […]

Birmingham
‘Hugs and nice bits’ on Top Gear? It’s far too late for that

‘Hugs and nice bits’ on Top Gear? It’s far too late for that

Gentlemen, stall your engines. Top Gear returns to BBC2 on Sunday for its 27th run, just three months after the last. Following the second major overhaul of its presenting line-up in only four years it seems the programme will never recapture the chemistry nor the massive audience of its supposed heyday, when it was hosted […]

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Don’t be caught out by these unusual European road signs

Don’t be caught out by these unusual European road signs

Driving in a foreign country can be stressful if you are not used to it. From being on the other side of the road to differences in speed limits and more, there’s a lot to deal with. In general, road signs shouldn’t add to the confusion. Guidelines set out in the 1968 Vienna Convention on […]

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A car is stolen every 5 minutes in the UK – here are the country’s theft hot spots

A car is stolen every 5 minutes in the UK – here are the country’s theft hot spots

Car thefts have soar by almost 50 per cent in the last five years, with a car being stolen every five minutes, according to new figures. Data from police forces around the UK reveals there has been a 45 per cent rise in reported thefts since 2014, before which there had been a six-year decline […]

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James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 is for sale – including the gadgets from the film

James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 is for sale – including the gadgets from the film

An iconic Aston Martin DB5 car, used by Eon Productions to promote 1965 Bond film Thunderball, is to be sold at auction – complete with fully-functioning ‘Q Branch’ gadgets. One of two examples bought to promote the film and only four modified to the ‘Q Branch’ specifications from 1964 film Goldfinger, the DB5 features Browning […]

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