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Review – Volkswagen Golf

By Maarten Hoffmann The Volkswagen Golf seems to have been around since the stone age and there cannot be a person in the country that has not owned one, or at least driven one, at some point in their lives. ...

Review – Audi A5… Convertible

If Audi were at school, the teacher’s report card would read ‘has made very good progress over the last academic period and if he keeps up this rate of improvement, he will begin to seriously trouble his friend...

The Chinese Can Build Anything… Not!

When the iconic MG badge was rescued by the Chinese, there was a sigh of relief that the name would live on and with the Chinese reputation for being able to build anything cheaper, and better, than anyone else...

A Report From The Geneva Motor Show

It is that season again when the world’s motor manufacturers get set to reveal their wares, complete with flashing lighting, motorised turntables and, for some archaic reason, girls draped across the bonnets. ...

Built In Surrey, Powered In Sussex

Words by Maarten Hoffmann Until very recently, if you wanted a beautifully crafted supercar that was a rock solid financial investment, you sent your Euro cheque off to Italy. But no more, as there is an upsta...

Range Rover… Somerset here I come

Words by Maarten Hoffmann I have always loved the Range Rover although never for reasons based on common sense. It never really made sense – it was huge, thirsty, not very reliable and the engine used to age a...