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Buying Guide: Five perfect cars for new parents


After the birth of your first child, identifying a suitable car to convey the precious bundle to check-ups, grandparents and the shops should be easy:...
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First Drive review: 2015 Ford Mondeo Vignale


Ford's new premium brand is aimed at buyers who might otherwise migrate towards Mercedes, BMW and Audi. We drive the first model, the Mondeo Vignale.
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First Drive review: 2016 Mini Cooper D Clubman


It may be the biggest Mini yet but it is comfortable, handles beautifully and has a design feature that could just catch on
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The Clarkson review: 2015 Volkswagen Golf R estate


Choosing what car you are going to buy is always 10 times more enjoyable than actually buying it. So when I decided I needed a Volkswagen Golf GTI...
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The Clarkson review: Ford Focus ST estate


Back in 2010 the Conservatives announced that there would be no more idiotic bus lanes on the M4 and that speed cameras would be switched off.
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Five fabulous family cars for £6,000 – that aren't...


If Dieselgate has put you off buying a used Volkswagen, take a look at these family cars instead
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First drive review: Mini Clubman (2015)


The last Mini Clubman was a self-conscious, wannabe hipster that tried too hard to be different. Unlike a VW Golf or Ford Focus, it had a solitary...
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First Drive review: Skoda Octavia vRS 230 (2015)


I was never much good at differential calculus when I was at school. Had I been, maybe I would have been an engineer rather than a journalist...
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First Drive review: Audi A4 pre-production model (2015)


The all-new Audi A4 is being launched at a time when the posh family car market is undergoing a monumental shake-up ...
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First drive review: Volkswagen Passat GTE (2016)


The popularity of plug-in hybrids is set to explode. Volkswagen reckons that sales will mushroom four-fold by 2018, to a staggering 893,000 per year....
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First Drive review: Skoda Superb Estate (2016)


If there was ever a car that didn't really need any more space, it is the Skoda Superb...
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Test your knowledge: What car did the Audi A4 replace...


There's a new Audi A4 on the way and, true to form for the executive saloon, despite major revisions on the technical and engineering fronts it looks...