The best news, first drives, videos and blogs from this week.
17 July 2009

The best news, first drives, videos and blogs from this week.

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Range Rover 5.0-litre V8 SuperchargedJaguar XJ: full details and picsOfficial: Peugeot RCZ picturesUpdated: Audi A5 – more picsVideo blog: Tata Nano crash test

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Jaguar XJ: full details and picsUpdated: Audi A5 – more picsFull details: Alfa Romeo GiuliaRange Rover 5.0-litre V8 SuperchargedVideo blog: Tata Nano crash test

Car news

Update: First Tata Nano delivery

Budget Mini First launched

Mazda's Toyota hybrid tech

IFR Aspid at Salon Prive

VW Golf is Europe's top seller

Lutz explains GM's eBay scheme

Toyota Auris hybrid for UK

Update: new Bugatti teaser pic

Super-frugal Citroen C6 plannedFiat Qubo gets eco:DriveMercedes SLS to cost £155kGM to sell cars on eBayWorld’s most powerful Golf GTIPeugeot’s diesel hybrid firstUpdated: Alfa Milano detailsAston Martin DBR2 recreatedJaguar XJ’s public debut424bhp Audi S4 launchedKia Soul police carFull details: Alfa Romeo GiuliaJaguar X-Type axedSpecial Fiat 500 Abarth launchedFacelifted Kia Cee’d revealedTata Nano passes crash tests256bhp Golf GTI launchedOfficial: Peugeot RCZ picturesNew VW Touareg snappedHonda CR-Z hybrid confirmedNext BMW 5-series spiedJaguar XJ: full details and picsViper name to live onHonda FR-V axedPontiac G8 to return as CapriceProduction increase for Jaguar55 orders for new Jag XJBMW won’t build an M7New Bugatti teaser pic

Industry news

Porsche boss's £86m pay-off

MPs criticise car industry support

Russian pm ‘to save Magna dea’Bentley to hold a jumble saleReva ramps up G-Wiz productionPorsche nears Qatar dealElectric Nissan to be made in UKMagna’s EV plansMagna outlines Opel plansGM targets China and BrazilThird Tesla showroom to openMazda ‘to get Toyota hybrid tech’Todt to stand for FIA presidentKimberley retires as Lotus CEOGovermnet sets emissions goalsHyundai won’t pay EU finesVauxhall workers hit ParliamentACEA hails scrappage successAxed Wagoner gets £5m pensionMosley backs Todt for presidencyFrench scrappage scheme phased outRHJ ‘deal to save Vauxhall plants’Qatar ‘makes Porsche bid’New twist in Vauxhall/Opel saleFiat bids for Bertone

Other news

McRae's Subaru enters museum

Jaguar museum reopensTen-tonne Audi TT on displayUrine could power future carsWorkers will ‘blow up car factory’Extra firemen at ‘blow up’ factoryPorsche Panamera’s ‘Ring recordPolice lock up Ferrari CaliforniaTax cash ‘wasted on taxis’Drivers “lack interest in road policies”

First drives

AC MkVIAlfa Romeo 8C SpiderRange Rover 5.0-litre V8 SuperchargedMercedes-Benz SLSVauxhall Astra 1.6 SEMazda 3 MPSSeat Ibiza 1.4 tsi 150 frVW Golf GTD 5dr

Road tests

Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 LT


Video blog: Tata Nano crash testLexus LF-A supercar on video

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