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Multi million £ 1930’s racer takes pole at NEC Classic

12 Nov , 2012  

A very special car will be on display at this weekends NEC Classic Motor Show – The 1939 two-stage supercharged V12 Auto Union D-type, that battled the Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows 75 years ago, will be showcased on the Classic & Sports Car magazine stand in Hall 9, courtesy of Audi Tradition. Much has been written […]

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Toyota GT86 Review – The drivers dream?

10 Nov , 2012  

We recently had the pleasure of driving the Toyota GT86, co-developed with Subaru, its being billed as a back to basics pure drivers car. The model we drove cost £27,795 which included nearly £3k of extra options. These were: Touch and go Sat-Nav at £750, Metallic paint at £450, and Leather/Alcantara heated sports seats, at […]

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Facelift Ibiza Cupra unveiled

5 Nov , 2012  

Today Seat have shown off its new CUPRA Ibiza. It will start arriving in January 2013 at a rather pricey £18,825. 0-62 in 6.9 Seconds 47.9MPG average 1.4 TSI engine 180PS and 250Nm of torque DSG quick-shifting gearbox SEAT Portable system as standard Features as standard include: Climate Control, automatic wipers, bi-xenon headlamps, LED DRL’s, […]

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2013 Nissan GTR – Godzilla gets upgrades!

2 Nov , 2012  

The GTR is possibly one of THE most amazing cars on the planet. Supercar performance, for M3 money! They are my favourite car….full stop. So i am extremely biased. However Nissan have today announced the upgrades to the 2013 model, they are as follow: New high output injectors, improve mid-range and high-rpm response New relief […]

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Twizzy gets some Winter Windows

30 Oct , 2012  

One complaint about the Renault Twizzy is its open-ness. Especially living in England, you would tend to get peed through on a regular basis if you owned one full time. Today Renault UK announced an “Optional Extra” of Windows….they zip into the gaping hole where glass should be! Luxury. Cost: £295 Available from November Rigid metal […]

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Reserve a Zoe from £49

30 Oct , 2012  

Today Renault announced that you can now pre-order is all electric supermini the Zoe. Heres the rest of the news in short: 65kW motor equivalent to 88bhp, and instant 220Nm of torque Top speed limited to 84MPH Available in three trim levels: Expression, Dynamique Zen and Dynamique Intens Starting at £13,650 on the road after government […]

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Nissan Juke Nismo Black – Spotted

30 Oct , 2012  

Well today i was driving along, minding my own when i spotted a Black Nismo Juke! They arent officially out until next year, and i have never seen one on the road. Let alone ever seeing a black one full stop! It did look pretty amazing, i think it was on test from Nissan in […]

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Top Gear Live 2012 – Review

29 Oct , 2012  

The past weekend was the UKs turn to see Top Gear Live, the worldwide travelling show featuring May, Hammond and Clarkson. We went to the 12:15 showing on the Saturday. It was packed, walking into the main hall where there were cars from Citroen, Aston Martin, Mercedes and some exotics from varying car collections. You […]

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Car Reviews, Saloon

Peugeot 508 Hybrid4 Review – goes all silent…

27 Oct , 2012  

As a follow up to carwitters 508 review, we recently had the chance to drive the 508 HYbrid4. It’s a very impressive car, with 200BHP from a 2.0 Diesel engine coupled with a 37BHP electric motor, this version of the 508 Saloon offers Four wheel drive capability. At £31,450 it is a tad steep but […]

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Film star cars at NEC Classic

25 Oct , 2012  

This years Footman James Classic Motor Show will include vehicles from TV and Film, including the Trotters Reliant Robin, and the XKR from Die Another Day. Visitors, who obtain a quote during the three day show, which runs from 16-18 November,will also have the last opportunity to enter the annual competition to win a luxury […]

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New compact SUV concept from VW

22 Oct , 2012  

The Tiguan may have a baby brother in the making. VW have unveiled a compact SUV, based on the VW Up! chassis. The key points: 3.86 metres long and 1.73 metres wide Short overhangs of 708 mm front and 681 mm rear 1.0 three cylinder turbo charged engine, producing 110PS and 175NM of Torque Six speed […]

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Nissan Extrem concept unveiled

22 Oct , 2012  

Nissan today unveiled a concept car specifically aimed at Brazil. The “Extrem” was shown off at the Sao Paulo international motor show. The details of the press release: Rugged and agile 2+2 Attainable urban compact sports car Aimed at young (and young at heart) car enthusiasts Nissan Design America (NDA) in San Diego, in collaboration with […]