2014 Citroen Grand C4 Picasso Exclusive+ Blue HDi 150 review – Overhauled MPV Now Even Better

2014 Citroen Grand C4 Picasso Exclusive+ Blue HDi 150 review – Overhauled MPV Now Even Better

The Grand C4 Picasso is an MPV much-loved for its versatility and practicality. However, this second-generation version is stylish and has a new techy cabin too, as well as a range of fuel-frugal engines on offer. Just how improved is it though? Read on to find out!

Quick Drive: 2014 Volkswagen Golf R 2.0 litre 300 PS manual

Quick Drive: 2014 Volkswagen Golf R 2.0 litre 300 PS manual

A 40 minute drive of the 2014 Volkswagen Golf R is certainly not long enough to do our usual in-depth review from. So, here’s a taster of the Golf R from our (all-too) brief encounter with the most powerful production Golf yet

2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo 875cc TwinAir 105bhp Distinctive Review – Chic Italian with Two-Cylinders

2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo 875cc TwinAir 105bhp Distinctive Review – Chic Italian with Two-Cylinders

The Alfa Romeo MiTo’s cool, mini-me 8C Competizione looks drew as much attention as some of the more high-end cars we’ve tested. However, can its tiny 875cc, two-cylinder engine really do a decent job of getting it around? Read on to find out!

2014 Honda Civic Tourer 1.8 i-VTEC SR Manual Review – Ultra-Practical Stylish Estate

2014 Honda Civic Tourer 1.8 i-VTEC SR Manual Review – Ultra-Practical Stylish Estate

The 2014 Honda Civic Tourer is eminently practical, with ingenious storage spaces and more room inside than you’d think. Do we like it? Yes. What’s don’t we like? Read on…

Gtechniq G-Wash Car Shampoo Review – Gentle But Effective Cleaner

Gtechniq G-Wash Car Shampoo Review – Gentle But Effective Cleaner

There’s a bazillion car shampoos on sale, so British company Gtechniq have jumped in at the deep end here. What makes theirs differ, and is it any good? Read on!

CarPlan Demon Shine Spray Gun Shine Review

CarPlan Demon Shine Spray Gun Shine Review

Don’t have time to wax your car, or simply can’t be bothered? CarPlan Demon Shine now comes in a spray gun straight through your hosepipe. It’s easy to use, saves time and is an easy way to get your car looking shiny without effort…

2014 Skoda Octavia vRS Hatch 2.0 TDI 184PS Manual review – Fast-Hatch Offers Performance & Economy

2014 Skoda Octavia vRS Hatch 2.0 TDI 184PS Manual review – Fast-Hatch Offers Performance & Economy

The 2014 Skoda Octavia vRS TDI is an excellent car and a brilliant all-rounder. Why? A powerful, punchy diesel that still allows for great mpg and low emissions, plus a sport, roomy interior and a low price tag. Good stuff!

2014 Peugeot 308 5-Door Feline e-HDi 115 Review – Perception Changer

2014 Peugeot 308 5-Door Feline e-HDi 115 Review – Perception Changer

For a long time I disliked Peugeots because of their shoddy build quality inside and out, and their boring, lacklustre designs. However, this 2014 Peugeot 308 is, in my opinion, both a game changer for them and a mind-changer for many. Read on to see why!

2014 Mazda MX-5 Roadster Coupe 2.0i Sport Venture Review – Fun Motoring Since 1989

2014 Mazda MX-5 Roadster Coupe 2.0i Sport Venture Review – Fun Motoring Since 1989

The Mazda MX-5 is widely recognised as one of the best-handling and most balanced cars produced. It’s also a relatively cheap way to get into sports cars. What’s not to like? Very little, actually…

2014 Kia Optima 3 1.7 CRDi Manual Saloon Review – Modern Looks, Huge Spec, Great Price

2014 Kia Optima 3 1.7 CRDi Manual Saloon Review – Modern Looks, Huge Spec, Great Price

The Kia Optima is a great alternative to one of the other many rep-mobiles flying about on our roads. It’s got a cool, contemporary design that stands it apart, plus the highest model is massively spec’d. Let’s have a closer look.

2014 Jaguar XF Saloon Premium Luxury 2.2 litre i4 163PS Turbo Diesel Review – Jag’s ‘Mid-Spec’ Car Makes Complete Sense

2014 Jaguar XF Saloon Premium Luxury 2.2 litre i4 163PS Turbo Diesel Review – Jag’s ‘Mid-Spec’ Car Makes Complete Sense

A mid-spec Jaguar XF Premium Luxury 2.2 turbo-diesel? Dull, surely? Actually, no. We found out you can have a luxurious Jag much cheaper than you’d think, and that 163PS diesel is a peach. Read on to find out more…

Jaguar F-Type V8 S Convertible Review – Dynamic Drop-Top Jag Scarily Fast Yet Utterly Sublime

Jaguar F-Type V8 S Convertible Review – Dynamic Drop-Top Jag Scarily Fast Yet Utterly Sublime

With a drive of the Jaguar F-Type V6 S in the bag, Jag decided to send us their monstrous V8 S Convertible to have a play with. With almost 500 bhp under the hood, white knuckles and a huge adrenaline rush come with every tap of the accelerator in this rather angry big cat…

Autodrive Car USB Memory Stick Review

Autodrive Car USB Memory Stick Review

Need to buy a gift for a petrolhead, but stuck for ideas? Buy them there favourite car that doubles as a model/USB stick. We have a play to see if they’re any good…

2014 Toyota Hilux Invincible 3.0 D-4D Review – Resilient & Dependable Pick-Up Still Brilliant

2014 Toyota Hilux Invincible 3.0 D-4D Review – Resilient & Dependable Pick-Up Still Brilliant

The Toyota Hilux is world-renowned for its utterly superb reliability and toughness. You don’t get that sort of reputation without a reason. We borrowed the aptly-named 2014 Hilux Invincible for a week to see what else it’s good at…

Volvo XC90 D5 AWD R-Design Polestar Review – Super-Practical, But Needs Updating

Volvo XC90 D5 AWD R-Design Polestar Review – Super-Practical, But Needs Updating

The Volvo XC90 is a highly popular SUV with large families, and for good reason. Hugely practical, safe as houses, and built to a very high standard. However, the interior is in desperate need of an overhaul now, and with a new version possibly in sight, is it really worth buying this first-generation model? Find out by reading more…

Land Rover Defender 110 Double-Cab Pick-Up XS Review – Dinosaur Still Rules The Rough

Land Rover Defender 110 Double-Cab Pick-Up XS Review – Dinosaur Still Rules The Rough

From 1948 onwards, the Land Rover Defender has without doubt proved itself to be one of the toughest off-road 4×4′s on the market, and they’re still selling well too. By today’s standards however, it’s massively outdated. So, what’s the good, the bad, and the ugly points about it? Read on to find out…

CarPlan Demon Foam Review – A Snow Foam Car Shampoo

CarPlan Demon Foam Review – A Snow Foam Car Shampoo

Washing your car can be a bit of a pain. It’s messy and time-consuming, and that’s just in trying to dig your old bucket out of the depths of your shed! CarPlan Demon Foam puts an end to all that malarkey. Read on to see why…

2014 Land Rover Discovery 4 SDV6 HSE Review – A 4×4 Beast In Luxury Clothes

2014 Land Rover Discovery 4 SDV6 HSE Review – A 4×4 Beast In Luxury Clothes

The 2014 Land Rover Discovery has now reached a new level of refinement and sophistication, and with a price to match it’s now battling it out with only the really high-end SUV’s. For all that though, does it still cut the mustard when the going gets tough? Read on to find out…

Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0 CRD V6 Overland Review – Superlative SUV is Much Loved By Us

Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0 CRD V6 Overland Review – Superlative SUV is Much Loved By Us

The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee is very good. So good, in fact, that we absolutely love it! Read on to see why…

Fiat 500L 1.6 Multijet 105hp Trekking review – Bigger Brother Goes For a Hike

Fiat 500L 1.6 Multijet 105hp Trekking review – Bigger Brother Goes For a Hike

As soon as I mentioned I was getting a Fiat 500L, people assume I mean the cute little 500 they sell. Ahh, no. That L stands for Large, and it certainly is. This Trekking version even allows for a bit off soft-roading! Any good as an MPV though? Let’s find out…

2013 Skoda Fabia vRS Hatch review – Supercharged & Turbo’d Pocket-Rocket Will Eat Many Tyres

2013 Skoda Fabia vRS Hatch review – Supercharged & Turbo’d Pocket-Rocket Will Eat Many Tyres

Bolting both a supercharger and a turbo onto the 1.4 litre engine of the Skoda Fabia vRS Hatch can only result in much fun. What’s the rest of this wee beastie like though? Read on to find out.

Mazda CX-5 AWD Sport-Nav 2.2 175ps Diesel Review – SKYACTIV Tech Offers Power & Economy

Mazda CX-5 AWD Sport-Nav 2.2 175ps Diesel Review – SKYACTIV Tech Offers Power & Economy

Mazda wade into the tough SUV/Crossover fray with their CX-5, which uses rather neat SKYACTIV tech for the chassis, engine and transmission. But is it any good? Read on…

2014 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 SZ4 Review – Small Yet Capable 4×4 Packed with Character

2014 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 SZ4 Review – Small Yet Capable 4×4 Packed with Character

The Suzuki Jimny has been on the go for years now, and has a faithful fan-base who love the Jimny for its fun drive and great off-road capability. With a slight update for 2013, is it now up to date, or still behind the times? Read on to find out…

Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian Double-Cab Review – Still Keeping Up With The Competition?

Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian Double-Cab Review – Still Keeping Up With The Competition?

The ever-popular Mitsubishi L200 soldiers on, selling well and still highly popular with tradesmen. That may be the case, but with 8 years since it was majorly updated, has it kept up with the newer competition?

2014 Subaru Forester 2.0D XC Review – 4th Generation Version Is Bigger and Better

2014 Subaru Forester 2.0D XC Review – 4th Generation Version Is Bigger and Better

The previous 3rd-generation Forester was good in many ways, but it also had a lot of bad points too. This new 4th-gen. Subaru Forester now has an improved interior, with chassis and suspension upgrades, and it’s also more roomy. A big improvement over the last version? Definitely!

Nanolex Final Finish Detailing Spray Review

Nanolex Final Finish Detailing Spray Review

German-made Nanolex Final Finish comes onto the scene amidst a sea of detailing sprays now available from a whole host of manufacturers. With a lot to choose from, what makes this one stand out? Read on…

Toyota RAV4 Icon 2.2 D-4D Diesel Manual 4×4 Review – 4th Generation RAV Still Superb

Toyota RAV4 Icon 2.2 D-4D Diesel Manual 4×4 Review – 4th Generation RAV Still Superb

This year (2014), the Toyota RAV4 celebrates its 20th anniversary, and while the original RAV4 was as reliable as the moon, and decently-tough as well, does this latest version continue that legacy? Read on to find out…

Lexus IS 300h F Sport review – Mid-Priced Luxury Petrol-Hybrid Gets Head Start Over Rivals

Lexus IS 300h F Sport review – Mid-Priced Luxury Petrol-Hybrid Gets Head Start Over Rivals

The Lexus IS 300h F Sport is a petrol-hybrid with sporty looks, decent fuel economy and luxurious interior. But it really isn’t that sporty or fast, so why would you buy it? Read on to find out…

Mazda6 2.2l 175ps Saloon Sport Nav review – New 6 Delivers on Style and Substance

Mazda6 2.2l 175ps Saloon Sport Nav review – New 6 Delivers on Style and Substance

The last Mazda6 wasn’t really all that impressive, and the words like ‘dynamic’ or ‘stylish’ could not be used in its description. However, this new third-generation Mazda6 well encompasses the words above. Find out why by reading on…

MG MG3 3Form Sport Review – Roomy, Cheap Hatch Is Quite Likeable

MG MG3 3Form Sport Review – Roomy, Cheap Hatch Is Quite Likeable

The MG3 is one of the cheapest non-miniscule hatchbacks you can currently buy. It’s been stuffed full of safety tech and interior goodies, and it’s roomy and drives quite well really. We have to admit, we rather like it too…

Kia Pro_Cee’d GT Tech Review – First Performance Car From Kia is Actually Very Good!

Kia Pro_Cee’d GT Tech Review – First Performance Car From Kia is Actually Very Good!

The Pro_Cee’d GT is Kia’s first go at making a performance car. We’re rather impressed with it! Read on to find out why…