Volvo V60 D3 R-Design Review & Road Test (2011)

Volvo V60 D3 R-Design

This week it’s the turn of Volvo’s newest estate / sport wagon  – the Volvo V60 D3 R-Design – to arrive for review & road test. Just another Volvo estate, or something more interesting? It takes a very long time for established views to change. I mean, who’d have thought that Take That could ever be cool or […]

Land Rover Freelander 2 eD4 HSE (2011) Review

Land Rover Freelander 2 eD4 HSE Review Exterior

We have the new 2WD Freelander 2 – the Freelander 2 eD4 HSE – in for review & road test this week. Is a 2WD Land Rover Freelander just plain wrong? Has the world lost all sense of perspective? Land Rover building a front wheel drive car? Surely, that has to be an oxymoron? But […]

Lexus CT 200h SE-I Review & Road Test (2011)

Lexus CT 200h Review

This week we have the entry-level Lexus CT 200h – the Lexus take on the Prius – in for review and road test. A Prius in posh clothes or a sporty hybrid? The surprise isn’t that Lexus has decided to build its own version of the Toyota Prius – the Lexus CT 200h –  it’s […]

BMW X3 xDrive20d SE (2011) Review & Road Test

BMW X3 Review & Road Test

This week we have the new BMW X3 xDrive20d SE in for review and road test. Can the new X3 redeem BMW’s reputation after the woeful original? If you’re going to pontificate on a subject – in this case, pen a BMW X3 Review – it’s probably best to declare any prejudices and preconceptions up-front. So […]

Lexus LS 600h L Review & Road Test (2011)

Lexus LS 600h Review

We spend a week with the Lexus LS 600h to review and road test. Is the first hybrid luxury car in a league of its own, or a bit of a let down? For a car with a made-up name and a short history, Lexus has made a real impact. Now perceived by few as being just the […]