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First drive review: Mercedes S 350 (2013)


Ask Mercedes-Benz to describe its new S-class and you’ll get a slightly trite-sounding answer: “Perfection.”
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The Clarkson review: BMW M6 Gran Coupé (2013)


In the olden days it was jolly difficult to design a car. You had to use slide rules and pencils and guesswork. And you couldn’t simply buy...
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The Clarkson review: MG6 Magnette


According to the promotional material, the MG6 was conceived, designed, engineered and built in Britain. It’s a great British name, and a great...
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The Clarkson review: BMW 640d (2012)


After the recent and very sad deaths of six British soldiers in Afghanistan, questions were immediately asked about the worthiness of the Warrior...
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The Clarkson review: Bentley Continental GT V8 (2012)


I’m in northern Sweden — really northern Sweden — slap bang in the middle of Europe’s last great wilderness. For 300 miles in any direction...
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The Clarkson review: BMW M5 (2012)


Once, I drove on a highway near Atlanta, in Georgia, that runs through a wood for about 16,000 miles. It is very boring
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The Clarkson review: Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG coupé...


It seems that Prince Charles asked scientists to research alternative medicine to discover why acupuncture, holistic healing, eaves and sitting cross-legged...
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The Clarkson review: Honda Accord Type S (2011)


Don’t you think it’s strange? You buy a BMW one day and you are told that it is the ultimate driving machine, that it is all about balance and...
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The Clarkson review: Mercedes CLS 63 AMG (2011)


‘I’d go so far as to call the Mercedes CLS driving experience imperious. You feel a bit like Idi Amin. Or was that just me?’
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The Clarkson review: Jaguar XJ 5.0 V8 LWB (2011)


‘The XJ is a futuristic and magnificent car. But purely because of Minder, I’ve never quite trusted anyone with a Jag’
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The Clarkson review: Ford Mondeo (2010)


The Mondeo is undercut by the Koreans, outclassed by BMW and losing ground to hybrids. It’s completely pointless, but it’s also rather brilliant
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The Clarkson review: Rolls-Royce Ghost (2010)


Rolls-Royces should have big squidgy lambs wool rugs, in the Ghost you just get a carpet — but despite this it is a brilliant car