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L200 tipped for the top

L200 tipped for the top

MOTOR industry barometers CAP Monitor and EurotaxGlass’s have tipped Mitsubishi’s new L200 pick-up to lead its market segment on residual values. The April edition of CAP Monitor has confirmed that after three years and 60,000 miles the new L200 Warrior will retain around 48% of its original value. As an […]

New ranger revealed

New ranger revealed

FORD is the latest manufacturer to march into 2006’s increasingly competitive pick-up war. With new versions of the Toyota Hilux, Mitsubishi L200 and Mazda BT-50 already confirmed, Ford is upping the ante with its new Ranger. On sale in Britain from September 2006 (with pricing announced in the summer), the […]

GENEVA 2006: COUNTDOWN TO LAUNCH

GENEVA 2006: COUNTDOWN TO LAUNCH

AS THE first major European motor show of the year, Geneva is invariably the stage used by many manufacturers to launch some of their more important products of the next twelve months. French makers always hold something back for the Paris show and the Germans keep a few cars in […]

CITY CARS: THE CHEAPER THE BETTER?

CITY CARS: THE CHEAPER THE BETTER?

    AS THE smallest cars on the market, it is also the case that city cars are the cheapest on the market. In fact, these entry-level vehicles have actually been getting cheaper in real terms over recent years, making a new car an affordable proposition to buyers who would […]

NEW CARS OF 2006

NEW CARS OF 2006

Mike Collier introduces some of 2006’s most important new models       2006 IS SET to see unparallelled levels of activity from car manufacturers. More than 122 new models, mid-life facelifts and fresh variants have already been confirmed – almost twice as many as 2005, which itself was a […]

LOST TRIBES OF THE ROAD (CAR STICKERS)

LOST TRIBES OF THE ROAD (CAR STICKERS)

Stickers might give out more messages than you think…       CAR stickers are automotive tattoos that can give an insight into their owner’s personality, according to the RAC Foundation.  Last year, millions of UK drivers bought bumper or car window stickers – a motoring trend fashionable in the […]

A TO Z OF MOTORING MARCH 2005: PART TWO

A comprehensive rundown of what’s hot in the new car market MAZDA A midi-MPV called the 5 is scheduled to make an appearance later in the year. It’s a handsome beast and should go down well with European buyers. The 3 hatchback boasts acres of room and its fresh face […]

2005 LAUNCH PREVIEW

2005 LAUNCH PREVIEW

      IT’S no exaggeration to say that if you’re a true ‘petrol in the veins’ car fan, or are just toying with the idea of a buying a new motor in the next 12 months, there really is an awful lot to look forward to in 2005. This […]

ALTERNATIVE PEOPLE CARRIERS

ALTERNATIVE PEOPLE CARRIERS

      BUYING a new MPV doesn’t mean you’re doomed to trundling round town in a vehicle with the running costs of a small space programme and the finesse of a van with windows – well, not unless you really want to. There are plenty of ‘alternative’ MPVs on […]