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Cupra announces prices and specs for new Formentor

The Cupra Formentor – the brand’s first bespoke vehicle rather than a pumped-up SEAT model – has gone on sale in the UK.

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Updated Volkswagen Tiguan opens for ordering

Volkswagen has announced pricing for the updated Tiguan mid-size SUV, as well as expanding the engine range on its Arteon executive car.

Ford Mustang Mach 1 set for European debut

The limited-edition Ford Mustang Mach 1 has been confirmed, claimed by its maker to be the ‘best-handling Mustang ever to reach Europe’.

Renault concept previews next-generation Megane

Renault has showcased its vision for the future with the Megane eVision concept, previewing the next generation of its family hatchback.

BMW reveals full details for upcoming 128ti

BMW has provided a closer look at its new 128ti hot hatch, which will site under the range-topping M135i when it goes on sale next month.

Diesel power axed from Ford Fiesta line-up

Ford has removed its diesel engine options from the popular Fiesta hatchback range, as demand for the fuel continues to plummet.

Kia Stonic bolstered with new GT-Line specification

Kia has added to the appeal of its Stonic compact SUV with a new GT-Line specification and a mild hybrid petrol engine.

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Covid pandemic is changing our car buying plans

New research suggests up to 14 million UK car owners have changed their minds about their next car purchase as a result of Covid-19.

Britain’s best-selling cars, September 2020

The Vauxhall Corsa roared back to the top of the sales charts in September, while the Ford Focus dropped way down the order.

September sales blow for new car market

Electrified cars outsold diesels for the first time, but it was still a disappointing month overall for new car sales in September.

Britain’s best-selling cars, August 2020

August is generally the calm before the September storm, but these ten models led the way in new car registrations.

New car sales cool in August

After a very strong month of new car registrations in July, it was a more realistic set of results in August, with private sales down 2%.

Is interest in electric cars falling?

New research suggests that the number of people thinking about buying an electric car has waned since the coronavirus pandemic began.

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New Skoda Octavia vRS on sale this month

Skoda has announced that first versions of its performance Octavia vRS will hit the market at the end of the month priced from £31,495.

Updated Vauxhall Crossland arrives with bold new look

Vauxhall has revealed its facelifted Crossland compact SUV (dropping the ‘X’ moniker), which is set to arrive in the UK in early 2021.

Jaguar XF updated with more tech and lower prices

Jaguar has unveiled a facelifted XF range, as well as minor updates to the smaller XE saloon, and has slashed the pricing of both models.

BMW unveils new 4 Series Convertible

BMW has revealed its new 4 Series Convertible, with the drop-top variant joining the recently-introduced coupé model.

Stunning Polestar Precept concept to enter production

Polestar has confirmed that it will create a production version of its sleek Precept concept car, which was revealed earlier this year.

MG reveals new HS and 5 models

MG has introduced a pair of new electrified models, the all-new MG 5 fully-electric estate car and the updated MG HS plug-in hybrid.

All-new Dacia Sandero range revealed

Dacia has completed its range refresh with the launch of a new Sandero and Sandero Stepway, which will arrive in the UK early next year.

Audi Q5 Sportback is coupé-styled mid-size SUV

The Audi Q5 Sportback gives its mid-sized Q5 the coupeé treatment as the firm expands its range of SUV into ever-narrowing niches.

BMW unveils new M3 and M4

BMW has finally revealed its new M3 and M4 sports car twins to the world, after several weeks of teaser images.

All-new Vauxhall Mokka goes on sale

Vauxhall has confirmed pricing and specifications for its new Mokka and electric Mokka-e SUV models, which are due to arrive in April 2021.

New Mini Paddy Hopkirk edition inspired by Monte Carlo win

Mini has launched a special Paddy Hopkirk Edition version of its three-door Cooper S hatch to commemorate its 1964 Monte Carlo Rally win.

Lexus updates flagship LS saloon

Lexus has unveiled its flagship LS model, bringing a host of new features to the brand’s range-topping luxury saloon.

Suzuki reveals hybrid estate called Swace

Suzuki has revealed the Swace, a hybrid estate that is the second vehicle to come from the firm’s partnership with Toyota.

Updated Jaguar F-Pace plugs in

Jaguar has given its F-Pace SUV a mid-life makeover, with a new plug-in hybrid powertrain the major talking point of the updated range.

Hyundai Tucson shows its striking new face

Hyundai has lifted the lid on its latest Tucson, bringing more technological advances and edgy new styling to the firm’s popular SUV.

The Car Expert is moving on up

The Car Expert is pleased to announce the appointment of Lee Williams from Digital Warrior as Board Advisor.

Maserati MC20 supercar marks ‘new era’

Maserati has pulled the covers off the MC20, its much-anticipated mid-engined supercar that's aimed directly at Ferrari and McLaren.

Abarth reveals two new 595 special editions

Abarth has revealed two new special edition versions of the 595 hatchback, called Scorpioneoro and Monster Energy Yamaha.

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