If you’ve spent the past few days looking at that strange yellow ball in the sky and wondering if life might not be better behind the wheel of a convertible you are not alone. But what kind of drop-top should you buy?
This week, articles that caught our editors’ attention include stories about a life-size Lego Porsche 911, the amount of time we use our phones in the car, and the cars that offer the most tech for the money. Read these stories and more by clicking on the links below. Continue reading >>>
The latest in our series of half price hot hatches is a car that deserves more attention than it’s ever given: the Vauxhall Astra GTC VXR. Underrated when new, it continues to fly beneath the radar even now you can pick one up for less than 50 per cent of its original £27,720 list price. Continue reading >>>
This week, articles that caught our editors’ attention include those about a day in the life of a pro car buyer, the cars with the longest longevity and your favorite movie cars in action and in miniature. Read these stories and more by clicking on the links below. Continue reading >>>
It is difficult to overstate the importance of the original Ford Focus. For starters it replaced the Escort, which although somewhat stale by the late 1990s, was still one of the most recognisable cars on the road. Not only that, but the Focus was Ford’s entry into the hugely popular family car segment, a true bread and butter model that it simply had to get right. Continue reading >>>
Learning to drive these days must be so easy. Sure, the roads are more congested than ever and, yeah OK, the test itself is considerably tougher. But in modern cars almost everything is power assisted or automated or connected or, you know, reliable, which in turn removes much of the challenge. Continue reading >>>
This week, news of a mood-enhancing feature from Kia, the impact of electric vehicles on convenience stores and the new world of collectible autos grabbed our editors’ attention. Read these stories and more by clicking the links below. Continue reading >>>