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I Want a Car! Mercedes-Benz S-CLASS Documents Leaked Ultimate Movie Cars
 
I Want a Car!

I Want a Car!

  If every there was a sentence to strike fear into the hearts of parents everywhere it is that one. Children grow into young adults and the bank of Mum and Dad is expected to front up the hard cash needed to put their beloved offspring on the road. What’s worse is that it isn’t [...]

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Mercedes-Benz S-CLASS Documents Leaked

Mercedes-Benz S-CLASS Documents Leaked

Leaked documents show that the 2014 Mercedes S-Class will go into production in August and launch in September. To add to the information, the car has also been spied on the roads and photographs are already making rounds on the internet. In addition to this, it has also been suggested that the car shall be [...]

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Ultimate Movie Cars

Ultimate Movie Cars

Hollywood: where all the rules go out the window and literally anything is possible. No wonder, then, that we’ve seen so many incredible automobiles on the silver screen over the years. In no particular order, here’s some of our favourite movie cars of all time. Mini Cooper, The Italian Job (1969) A trio of Mini [...]

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Five Secrets You Didn’t Know about the Audi A6 Saloon

Five Secrets You Didn’t Know about the Audi A6 Saloon

21 October 2014

For a car to reveal all it has to offer requires some long-term testing. But sometimes drivers never find out a car’s “little secrets” simply because the opportunity never comes up. Discovering a car’s hidden gems earlier on can lead to better vehicle performance and smarter ownership. So today, We’re going to dig deeper into the [...]

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Suzuki SX4 S-Cross – Quality And Value.

Suzuki SX4 S-Cross – Quality And Value.

14 October 2014

Earlier this year Motor Blogger found himself in the Suzuki display at a major trade event. MB came away impressed and, as a consequence, managed to arrange to have the featured car for a whole week – a Suzuki SX4 S-Cross in top-of-the-range SZ5 trim. Interested parties can get this car in one of four [...]

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Driverless On The Hockenheim Racetrack

Driverless On The Hockenheim Racetrack

11 October 2014

At Germany’s Touring Car race finale at Hockenheim Audi will stage one of the most extreme piloted driving demonstrations to date. They will underscore piloted driving potential as part of the programme for the final German Touring Car Championship race at Hockenheim. There will be a live broadcast on Audi Media TV from 12:45pm on [...]

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The Practical Volkswagen Touran

The Practical Volkswagen Touran

10 September 2014

The Touran is a MPV (multi-purpose vehicle) and its purpose is not to excite but instead to do automotive lifestyle things in a practical manner. Our featured car was in seven-seat form but a five-seat version is available. Driving, the 1.6L four cylinder turbo-diesel engine seemed very willing – quietly going about its business and [...]

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Fight Back Down Under

Fight Back Down Under

31 August 2014

Down under, on the far side of the world, Australian motor enthusiasts have had enough of being the whipping boys for all the swivel-eyed, health and safety, car-hating monomaniacs who for too long have, just as it’s been for UK motorists, done their level best to brow-beat the drivers of Oz into meek submission. Australians [...]

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A Practical Choice

A Practical Choice

28 August 2014

There are some very strong contenders in both the SUV and ‘crossover’ sectors and the Honda CR-V (pictured) needs to come up with the goods. Amazingly, it has been around since 1995 and has apparently has sold around five million units in that time. More of a soft-roader than a hardcore mud-plugger, it is absolutely [...]

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Driving Between The Lines

Driving Between The Lines

24 August 2014

It seems hard to understand but new research seems to show that removing the white lines down the middle of the road actually reduces speeding. These findings have come out of government work to reassess road markings and street furniture generally because, they believe, drivers are being confused by the plethora of signage out there. [...]

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We Need More Police

We Need More Police

23 August 2014

In a surprising turn and clearly bought on by the invidious use of heartless speed cameras, law-abiding motorists have become frustrated by the lack of a police presence on Britain’s highways and byways and believe there is little chance of law-breakers being caught and prosecuted. Motor Blogger spends a lot of time behind the wheel [...]

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Family Cruiser – The Peugeot 508.

Family Cruiser – The Peugeot 508.

21 August 2014

To  give it its full name, this is the Peugeot 508 Allure Blue HDi 150 saloon. You don’t see many about and yet it is unquestionably a very good car. It drives well, looks good and has an absolutely humungous boot. The 508 is comfortable and the whole thing seems well screwed together. It’s hard [...]

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When Cars Were Simple

When Cars Were Simple

20 August 2014

At the last count there are 8,176 original Minis rolling around on the ruined roads of Britain, whereas its unloved replacement, the Mini Metro – sold by the last vestiges of the Austin Rover disaster – has fared less well with just 3,262 left despite being produced later on. The Mini continues to cast its spell [...]

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