Learning to drive isn’t particularly easy for the vast majority of people, and that’s not an altogether bad thing really, considering the responsibility that comes with taking to the open road in at least 1000kg of fast moving metal.
Buying a prestige car at an attractive price, even if it is second hand, still represents a very significant financial commitment. Cars, even at the upper end of the market, do not retain their purchase value.
Kia Motors Europe has announced a range of upgrades to the Sorento, the company’s seven-seat flagship SUV. The new Sorento will be on public display for the first time at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show, and is due on sale across Europe from Q4 2017.
The star of the Maserati stand at the Chengdu Motor Show 2017 was the new Ghibli, in the GranLusso and Gransport trims, each with its distinct character and exclusive contents, inaugurating the trim strategy that was introduced in the Quattroporte model a year earlier.
The three classic vehicles chosen were; a 1964 Land Rover, 1974 ‘shorty’ VW campervan and a 1967 Alfa Romeo Duetto. After three months of hard work by their owners the Land Rover and VW campervan have been given a complete new lease of life and the Alpha Romeo is well on its way.
I know many people who own a Range Rover who would happily swear that they are the best 4x4 on the market – and they might have a point, but I’m here with the new 2017 model Outlander, and if I was you, I would not discount the Outlander quite yet.
New Citroën C3 Aircross is available to order in the UK now, with pricing starting from just £13,995 OTR and officially goes ‘on sale’ on 1 November 2017. New C3 Aircross marks the beginning of Citroën’s SUV offensive in Europe and enters the increasingly popular B-SUV segment.
From the moment Sir Henry Royce introduced the Rolls-Royce Phantom in 1925 it was judged ‘The Best Car in the World’ by the cognoscenti. As a result it has conveyed some of the world’s most influential and powerful men and women to the most defining historical moments over the last 92 years.
There are a variety of different ways you can acquire a car these days. Some of the options result in cars being more expensive than other options. If you are interested in a sporty car, this may be slightly harder and more expensive. Sporty cars usually end up with higher costs than normal city cars.
Towards the end of last year, I tested the V8 Mustang – a car that for me has it all. It’s a car that makes you smile, it’s a car that makes you happy and it’s a car that will pretty much make anyone who comes into contact with it go all giddy with excitement.
I was starting to get a little worried that we were not seeing any new seven- seaters in the world of motoring anymore – so, when I heard Skoda was going to introduce us to the new Kodiaq, which just happens to have the extra seating I’m talking about -
With its debut set for the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, Vauxhall has released first pics of the all-new Insignia GSi, which will deliver high levels of performance through all-wheel drive, a new chassis and Brembo brakes, and will be powered by a refined 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine.
After introducing the Hyundai i30 in March 2017 and the i30 Tourer this month, Hyundai Motor has unveiled the i30 Fastback – the latest addition to the i30 range, available by the beginning of next year. The new body type reflects Hyundai’s design language while giving it a sophisticated twist with an elegant character.
Since the first reveal of the Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar in July 2016, Aston Martin, Red Bull Advanced Technologies and project partner AF Racing have been working intensively to further develop the Valkyrie’s aerodynamics, body styling and cockpit packaging.
MG has a long history when it comes to making motor cars and I can recall many models that made MG as a brand stand out above all others – for instance the MG Midget, the MGA and the MGB GT V8 are just a few of the iconic models that I can remember from my youth.
Cars take a lot more punishment on the road than a lot of drivers realise. Wear and tear plays its inevitable role, but perhaps the damage doesn’t have to be quite as extensive or expensive as we usually allow it to become.
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