The 2017 Suzuki Swift will go on sale in the UK in June, with the a new mild hybrid option and prices starting at £10,999 for the Swift SZ3. The latest Suzuki Swift was revealed in Japan at the end of 2016, followed by a European debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, and now it’s […]
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Nissan has formed the NISMO Cars Business Department to extend and develop a much larger range of NISMO performance models and increase performance sales. Big car makers, especially premium makers, have long had performance divisions to deliver more extreme cars to buyers, and cast a glow across the rest of their range. And it works. It […]
The new Kia Picanto goes on sale in the UK in May, costing from £9,450 and including new Picanto GT Line and a choice of three engine options. The new Kia Picanto was first revealed in January, ahead of a public debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March, and now it’s about to go […]
The new Volvo XC60 has now officially gone in to production at Volvo’s Torslanda plant in Sweden, with the first car rolling off the line at lunchtime. A couple of weeks ago we revealed that Volvo was planning to celebrate its 90th year of car production by starting production of the new XC60 in the same […]
We’ve had the 2017 Lexus GS 300h Executive Edition in for review, the entry-level GS Hybrid. Can Lexus’s GS compete with the class-leading BMW 5 Series? It’s five years since the current Lexus GS arrived, and more than a year since it got its mid-life facelift. Which, in car terms, makes it rather ancient. In a less […]
An advert for the BMW 760iL xDrive, which appeared in The Telegraph Magazine, has been banned by the ASA for promoting speed and acceleration. An advert for the range-topping BMW 760iL xDrive, which appeared in The Telegraph Magazine earlier this year, has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) because it “condoned or encouraged irresponsible […]
The 2018 BMW M550d xDrive arrives with the world’s most powerful production diesel with 394bhp and four turbos. Available as a saloon or Touring. The world may be falling out of love with diesels, but that isn’t stopping BMW delivering their most powerful production diesel ever in this – the new BMW M550d xDrive. That […]
Jaguar has set up a tease for the new Jaguar XF Sportbrake – the XF Estate – at Wimbledon as it’s confirmed the more practical XF will arrive this summer. Jaguar do like a tease, even when it’s for a car that will hold little in the way of surprises – the new Jaguar XF […]
The Audi Q6 SUV – which could be the Audi e-tron quattro – is Audi’s 2018 electric answer to the Tesla Model X, and it’s already gone on sale in Norway. The Audi e-tron quattro concept bowed in at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2015, previewing what is to become a production model aimed right at Tesla’s […]
The Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian SVP is the first offering from Mitsubishi’s Special Vehicle Projects as Mitsubishi seek a USP in the UK for their product. It’s common for premium and high-end car makers to launch a ‘Special Operations’ division for modified cars, pandering to the whims of the deep pocketed with more bespoke offerings. But it’s quite […]