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It’s a warm welcome to this steaming hot hatch. But is it too fiery for Britain’s roads?

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Kia Ceed GT hot hatch due next year with i30N 'agility and playfulness'
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Aston Martin DB11 Volante
The DB11 Volante chassis' torsional rigidity is 22kN/deg, down from 34kN/deg on the coupe – but substantially more than the 14.7kN/deg of the DB9 Volante

Aston Martin DB11 Volante 2018 review

The DB11 Volante is the first convertible variant of Aston Martin's new model generation. How does it compare to the likes of the new Ferrari Portofino?

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2018 Peugeot 508 leaks ahead of Geneva motor show debut

2018 Peugeot 508 leaks ahead of Geneva motor show debut

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Vauxhall Monaro
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