Swindon set for hydrogen future

Honda Swindon is on route to become the UK centre of hydrogen power as BOC expands its Hydrogen Refuelling Station at the Honda of the UK manufacturing site on the outskirts of the town.

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New electric Mercedes SLS with lightning speed

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric DriveWith the new SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive, Mercedes-AMG is entering a new era: the locally emission-free super sports car featuring advanced technology from the world of Formula 1 is the most exclusive and dynamic way in which to drive an electric car.

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2013 Honda CR-Z

Honda CR-ZHonda has updated the sporty CR-Z hybrid with a range of improvements focusing on style and performance.

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Audi crosslane coupé concept Paris debut

Audi crosslane coupé conceptThis week at the Paris Motor Show Audi provides a glimpse of the future shape of design, along with automotive and drive concepts, through its Audi crosslane coupé concept car.

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New VW Golf GTI debuts

Volkswagen Golf GTI The new Golf GTI, which is set to go on sale in mainland Europe in early 2013 and the UK in summer 2013, is powered by an advanced engine from the existing EA888 series: a 2.0-litre turbocharged direct-injection petrol engine with 220 PS (10 PS more than the current Golf GTI).

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Clio Renaultsport 200 world premiere

Clio Renaultsport 200The announcement of a new performance version of Clio is always an eagerly anticipated event among the model’s fanbase and those who appreciate beautiful cars.

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Suzuki C-segment crossover concept revealed

Suzuki S-Cross: C-segment Crossover A highlight of the 2012 Paris Motor Show is Suzuki’s unveiling of the S-Cross − a concept car which heralds the company’s next-generation C-segment crossover model. The new crossover will be the first in an ambitious programme of annual European model launches which Suzuki will be starting in 2013.

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SsangYong XIV concept showcases in Paris

e-XIV conceptBuilding on its previously seen XIV and KEV-design concepts, SsangYong Motor Company will showcase its latest evolution, the e-XIV (electric - eXciting user Interface Vehicle) ‘range extender’ EV concept at the 2012 Paris Motor Show.

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Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo concept

Porsche Panamera Sport TurismoPorsche is presenting the Panamera Sport Turismo concept car to show how amazingly intelligent and efficient drive technology might look in the design language of tomorrow.

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New Jaguar F-TYPE debuts in Paris

Jaguar F-TYPE Jaguar has officially revealed the all-new F-TYPE at an exclusive event in the gardens of the Musée Rodin Museum in Paris.

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New Peugeot 208 GTi Limited Edition

Peugeot 208 GTiFollowing on from the recent announcement of the 208 GTi for 2013, just 29 lucky UK customers can be the proud owners of a limited edition model, available at £20,495.

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New Toyota Auris priced

Toyota AurisToyota has released prices and specifications for the new Auris, which will go on sale in December. The British-built five-door hatchback, which makes its world debut later this week at the Paris motor show, will be launched in a four-grade line-up with on-the-road prices from £14,495.

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Gems Garage - Week 4 – Cool it!

WaterWelcome back to my updates in the lead up to my course exclusively for Women.

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New hot Audi S3 revealed

Audi S3Audi is about to whip up a storm by injecting the latest A3 compact hatchback with a mighty 300PS and 380Nm of torque to create the all-new S3, one of the highlights of the forthcoming Paris Motor Show (September 29 to October 14).

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The Rolls Royce Plant and Goodwood Revival

Goodwood RevivalRolls Royce, super luxury automobile marque, invited me as their guest to Goodwood Revival on Saturday 15th September based at the famous and historic race circuit Goodwood near Chichester in Sussex.

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Kahn Porsche 911/991 wide body styling package

PorscheExpanding the appeal of the Porsche 911 by combining German engineering with quintessentially British styling is not entirely new territory to the man who embodies a brand and its identity.

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New Audi A3 Sportback

Audi A3 Sportback The latest Audi A3 appears in a new capacity at next week’s Paris Motor Show (September 29 to October 14) as the third generation five-door Sportback version makes its world public debut.

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A vroom with a view

Bentley - St.Regis Hotel New YorkBentley Motors and the St. Regis Hotel New York are to debut a one-of-a-kind hotel suite at the iconic Manhattan landmark.

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Goodwood Revival 2012

Goodwood Revival 2012Very often I write a diary piece about attending a concours event or a race meeting, I talk about the winners, the breakdowns and the histories of the cars or drivers, well, for once I fancy explaining the etiquette of attending an event and if one wiff of a car creeps in, I am so terribly sorry.

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New Aston Martin DB9

Aston Martin DB9Aston Martin is today revealing full details of the latest major enhancements to its iconic Sports GT car, the luxurious and potent DB9.

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New Kia Carens

Kia CarensMatching dynamic style with multi-functionality, Kia will reveal its all-new Carens compact MPV for the first time at the Paris Motor Show on 27 September before going on sale in the UK in Spring 2013.

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Kahn LE Range Rover Sport

Kahn LE Range Rover SportHaving successfully passed rigorous tests at Kahn Design H.Q, the Kahn LE Range Rover Sport 3.0 SDV6 RSE boasts an imperious driving position which would not look out of place in L.A, London or Shanghai.

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New McLaren P1 revealed

McLaren P1McLaren Automotive will use its first ever international motor show appearance to preview its next generation ultimate supercar – the McLaren P1 – which takes much of its technological and spiritual inspiration from the company’s Racing division.

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Lexus LF-CC Concept Car world premiere

Lexus LF-CC Concept Car Lexus will unveil the LF-CC for the first time at the Paris motor show, a new mid-size coupe concept that presents design and technology ideas that will influence future models.

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BMW Concept Active Tourer

BMW Concept Active Tourer  BMW's innovative approach to new car concepts and ultra-efficient alternative powertrains will be given a new direction at the Paris Motor Show with the introduction of the Concept Active Tourer.

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SQ5 TDI Audi exclusive concept revealed

SQ5 TDI Audi exclusive conceptWith 313PS and 39mpg, the Audi SQ5 TDI is the new top model in the Q5 model series and also the first S model in the history of Audi with a diesel engine. 

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Smart forstars debut

Smart forstarsThe smart forstars will be premiered at the Paris Motor Show 2012 (29 September - 14 October 2012).

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New Kia pro_cee'd debut

Kia pro_cee'dKia will reveal the third instalment of its second-generation cee’d family, the all-new pro_cee’d three-door hatchback, at the Paris Motor Show on 27 September.

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New Porsche Cayenne S Diesel

Porsche Cayenne S DieselThe new Porsche Cayenne S Diesel offers a compelling combination of dynamic performance and efficiency.

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Volvo launch the V40 R-Design

Volvo V40 R-DesignLaunched at The 2012 Paris Motor Show in stunning Rebel Blue, the new Volvo V40 R-Design is a perfect match for those who want a head-turner that radiates a truly stylish and dynamic look.

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Peugeot Onyx Concept revealed

Peugeot Onyx Concept Peugeot's supercars have always made the eyes of both children and adults shine. In 2012, the Marque is again creating a dream with the supercar of the 21st century: the Onyx.

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Chelsea Auto Legends and Salon Prive Summer 2012 - the other heroes of London

Car showLondon has played host to quite a few events this summer, most of which I have not been to or been involved with - or been the slightest bit interested in.

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More power for new RCZ Sports Coupe

Peugeot RCZ Sports CoupéPeugeot is increasing the appeal and exclusivity of its popular RCZ Sports Coupé.

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Madresfield Vintage Sports-Car Club's driving tests

MadresfieldWhat could be more delightful than lazing around on the driveway of one of England's finest country houses watching vintage motor cars parade along sections of the tarmac performing acute driving manoeuvres,

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New Mini John Cooper Works Countryman

MINI John Cooper Works CountrymanThe MINI family is constantly expanding, and new additions have also been made to the range of John Cooper Works models.

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SsangYong e-XIV concept debut

SsangYong e-XIV At the 2012 Paris Motor Show, SsangYong Motor Company will unveil its environmentally friendly electric car concept, e-XIV.

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Audi Q7 Quattro 3.0 Diesel S-Line - Wide Track by A. Kahn Design

Audi Q7 Quattro 3.0 Diesel S-LineStaying true to his philosophy of combining mechanical perfection and exterior beauty, Afzal Kahn's formula of club-class quality and high-tech engineering puts the wide track Audi Q7 Quattro (Glacier pearl white) somewhere near the top of the premium SUV pile.

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Skoda Octavia vRS first drive

SKODA Octavia vRS Hatch The other day I was asked if I would like to join my friends on Twitter.

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New luxurious Peugeot 208 XY

Peugeot 208 XYEarlier this year, Peugeot rejuvenated the supermini car segment with the launch of the 208.

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New Range Rover revealed

All-New Range RoverLand Rover has announced the launch of the All-New Range Rover, the world’s most refined and capable SUV.

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New Audi RS 5 Cabriolet debuts

Audi RS 5 CabrioletAs the UK basks in Indian summer sunshine Audi has just very appropriately removed the wraps from its most exhilarating RS convertible to date – the new 450PS RS 5 Cabriolet.

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Ford EcoSport heads for Europe

Ford EcoSportFord today revealed that the all-new EcoSport, a compact, rugged and fuel efficient sports utility will go on sale in Europe within the next 18 months as Ford expands its line-up in the growing European SUV market.

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New Ford Mondeo revealed

Ford MondeoFord today debuted the stylish all-new global Mondeo at its “Go Further” brand event, to reveal a sleek design and new levels of premium-level interior craftsmanship.

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Mini John Cooper Works GP World debut

Mini John Cooper Works GP A limited-edition road car with race track-developed technology, the MINI John Cooper Works GP is the sportiest and fastest production model ever built under the nameplate of this British premium brand.

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New drop-top Vauxhall Cascada revealed

CascadaVauxhall today revealed the name and first teaser shots of the first new mid-size convertible built and designed by the company for more than 70 years.

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Special edition smart fourtwo iceshine

Special edition smart fourtwo iceshineThe exciting and enticing smart fortwo edition iceshine, the latest in a long line of limited edition smart models, is certainly one very cool car.

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New Ford Fiesta revealed

ford Fiesta Ford today revealed the dynamic new version of the best-selling Fiesta that features a sharper design and a host of exclusive technology features.

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Mk VII Golf revealed

Seventh generation Volkswagen Golf The all-new Volkswagen Golf has been unveiled in Berlin, 36 years after the original model redefined the small family car.

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The return of the Stig

The StigThe Stig is back on our television screens this autumn making a dramatic appearance behind the wheel of Aston Martin’s yet to be unleashed AM Vanquish.

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POD Point phone and charge

POD PointPOD Point, the UK’s leading electric vehicle charging company, launches the country’s first nationwide Pay As You Go network for electric vehicle charging today.

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Lights, Ford Focus ST, action!

Ray Winstone Ford's first global performance car takes centre stage this month with a starring role in new film blockbuster The Sweeney.

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