Skoda Octavia vRS

Fast family cars for under £5000 - used car buying guide

There’s no need to sacrifice driver fun on the altar of family responsibility, especially given the prices of these five

24 May 2015
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2015 Mercedes-Benz GLC poised to take on BMW X3

Mercedes’ second-generation Audi Q5 rival will be badged GLC, and will go on sale in the UK this autumn

24 May 2015
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New cars

Buying and selling a BMW 3 Series - James Ruppert's used car buying guide

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23 May 2015
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Reisböck built the first 3 Series Touring prototype from his own money

Max Reisböck - the father of the BMW 3 Series Touring

The E30 3 Series wasn’t roomy enough for BMW employee Max Reisböck, so he made his own estate version, inadvertently creating a hit for the firm

23 May 2015
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BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage

BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage hints at future extreme production models

BMW shows a modern take on its classic 3.0 CSL model with a one-off creation that points towards possible lightweight production models

23 May 2015
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The all-new 'indestructible' Defender will be built on JLR's aluminium architecture

New Land Rover Defender 'to be built in Eastern Europe'

Jaguar Land Rover looking at Poland and Hungary as potential sites for a new facility which will produce the next-generation Defender

22 May 2015
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The 3 Series name first came to market in 1975

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The BMW 3 Series saloon celebrates its 40th birthday this month. We study the storied history of the car that turned around the fortunes of its maker

22 May 2015
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New cars

Mass-produced Honda fuel-cell cars here by 2020

Japanese manufacturer to bring hydrogen fuel-cell-powered cars to market by the end of the decade

22 May 2015
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Industry
New Vauxhall Adam S gets 148bhp
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2015 Vauxhall Adam Grand Slam name changed to Adam S

More potent version of Adam supermini drops Grand Slam badge in favour of Adam S to avoid confusion

22 May 2015
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2016 Audi SQ7 spotted - first pictures

Performance version of Audi's range-topping SUV to arrive in 2016, powered by twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 with 414bhp

22 May 2015
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