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Skoda Octavia Mk 3 review (2013-on)


Forget badge snobbery – the new, third-generation Skoda Octavia is quite simply one of the best family cars money can buy, full stop.
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Skoda Fabia Mk 2 review (2007-2014)


A Czech-built cousin of the VW Polo and Seat Ibiza, the Fabia is a no-nonsense supermini offered as a five-door hatchback and mini-estate.
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Top 10 family and estate cars


An estate car is never going to attract a crowd of onlookers. A brown saloon will never turn another driver’s head.
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Top 10 city cars


The city car's roots lie in the Minis and Fiat 500s of the Sixties, driven by youngsters to jazz clubs and “happenings” down London’s...
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Geneva show: Skoda previews new Liftback with VisionC...


FOR PEOPLE of a certain age the words “Skoda” and “coupé” conjure up images of the late but unlamented, rear-drive Estelle coupé but next...
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Geneva show: Skoda unveils “go-anywhere” Octavia...


IT CAN'T light a fire with two sticks or help old ladies cross the road, but with its high ground clearance and four-wheel drive system, the Skoda...
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ConfUSED: What else besides a small Peugeot for £2,000?


I have finally scrapped my elderly Peugeot 205 XS and would like to replace it with a car that is just as reliable and cheap to run.
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Top-spec new cars that become used-car bargains


THERE ARE people alive today for whom the letters VP are like a knife through the heart.