First Drive review: 2017 Land Rover Discovery

First Drive review: 2017 Land Rover Discovery


Think of a Land Rover and you’ll probably conjure up an image of a farmer taking bales to the top field or a coastguard pulling a boat across...
First Drive review: 2017 Maserati Levante Diesel

First Drive review: 2017 Maserati Levante diesel


Those who wear their motoring anorak with pride and rub their hands with glee when the pub quiz throws up a car-related question are likely to
First Drive review: 2017 Skoda Kodiaq

First Drive review: 2017 Skoda Kodiaq


If you own a Smeg fridge, Roberts radio or Gaggia coffee maker, the chances are the new Skoda Kodiaq isn’t for you. This is a seven-seat SUV for...
The Clarkson Review: 2017 Audi SQ7

The Clarkson Review: 2017 Audi SQ7


James May has decided he doesn’t like Audis. I recently had to transport him in the back of the new SQ7 and he chuntered away constantly like...
The AA Gill Review: 2016 Audi Q7

The AA Gill Review: 2016 Audi Q7


A car says something about you — perhaps more about you than anything else you own. A car is allegorically and practically the evocation...
2016 Tesla Model X electric SUV review

First Drive review: 2016 Tesla Model X P90D


Reinventing the door has doomed many a promising car concept. The sliding doors on Peugeot’s 1007, for example, so compromised the car’s design...
Kia Sorento Mk3 review (2015-on)

Kia Sorento Mk3 review (2015-on)


When Kia revealed its second-generation Sorento back in 2010 there were sharp intakes of breath once the company disclosed that this would be...
2016 Ford Edge review by Giles Smith for Sunday Times

First Drive review: 2016 Ford Edge


What’s edgy about the Ford Edge? In some ways, "Ford Throwback" would be more like it. This is a European version of a car that Americans have...
Complete review of the 2016 Audi SQ7 seven-seat SUV

First Drive review: 2016 Audi SQ7


Like leaving a jewel thief in charge of a safe deposit vault, putting the dog in charge of your roast dinner while you pop to the loo or browsing...
Jeremy Clarkson Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine review

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine...


The Range Rover is an excellent car; fast, luxurious, well made and capable of bumping smoothly over a grouse moor. It’s so excellent in fact that...
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First Drive review: Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine plug-in...


More middle class than a skiing holiday, and twice as Swedish as meatballs, the Volvo XC90 has always offered high status enhancement...
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The Clarkson review: 2016 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S


I have driven a Bentley Continental many times, and at no point have I ever thought, “Hmmm, I like the opulence and the strange sensations of cultured...