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Motor Awards 2019: Best Small SUV / Crossover of the Year nominees


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the Best Small SUV/Crossover of the Year contenders.
SUV buying guide: hybrid Lexus NX300h vs petrol Volvo XC40 T5 vs diesel BMW X1 25d

SUV Triple Test: Hybrid vs petrol vs diesel


Drivers have fallen under the spell of the SUV. They are the Amazon and Netflix of our times, offering motorists everything they want...
BMW to 'finally' recall 312,000 cars in UK over electrical glitch that risks lives

BMW to recall 312,000 cars over electrical glitch


BMW has confirmed it is to recall an extra 312,000 cars in Britain over a "potentially fatal" electrical fault that can cause cars to...
Jeremy Clarkson's Stinkers: his 10 worst cars of the past year

Jeremy Clarkson's Stinkers 2015/16


Last week our critic revealed his favourite cars of the year. But for every top trump there has been a turkey...
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The Clarkson review: 2016 BMW X1 xDrive25d


John Terry is the lion-hearted soul and backbone of Chelsea football club. If he leaves at the end of the season, as has been reported...
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First Drive review: BMW X1 (2015)


When the original X1 was launched, in 2009, BMW had an ugly duckling on its hands. A mishmash of hatchback and SUV, the car looked so gawky that mums…
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What value-for-money 4WD can I buy for £20,000?


Q. I wanted to replace my Suzuki SX4 automatic with another, but to my surprise Suzuki no longer offers an automatic gearbox. What similar car can...
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The Emma Smith review: Compact SUVs


According to their brochures, these SUVs combine the best qualities of a lively hatchback with the most desirable elements of a practical and sturdy...
BMW X1 Mk1 (2009-2015)

BMW X1 Mk 1 review (2009-2015)


The X1 is BMW’s smallest crossover, and an alternative to Land Rover’s Evoque and Audi’s Q3.
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The Clarkson review: BMW X1 (2010)


Buying a book to read on holiday is very much like buying a car. There’s a huge and bewildering choice and you are torn about what it is, exactly...