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Mazda CX-5 – 2.2 150ps 2WD SE-L Lux Nav Diesel

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I like Mazda because they produce a decent car for the right money without skimping on quality or equipment – but I also like Mazda because they pretty much give you everything you will ever need. Look at the MX-5 as a perfect example. It’s still one of the best 2-seater sports cars you can […]

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Skoda Superb Estate 2.0 TSi 280PS 4X4 DSG

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The Superb is one of Skoda’s top of the range cars and it sits very well at the top thanks to its incredibly stylish lines and spacious interior. The Superb is also one of the most technologically advanced out of all the range and is a perfect fit for a family looking for something with […]

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Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.6 JTDM-2: Racing In The Street

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Accepted wisdom in the motoring world is that you must own or have driven an Alfa Romeo to class yourself as someone who enjoys the automotive side of life and that if you haven’t, you’re somehow less of a driver. Now MotorMartin doesn’t actually agree with this argument as there are more than enough fine […]

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Two-Seat Pioneer Set To Take Honda Into New Territory

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The Honda Civic Type R has been the performance Honda of choice for quite a number of years now. It’s fair then to say that Blacktopmedia are universal in their praise of this most legendary of road-going racing car. But think of an exciting Honda two seater and most car fans will instantly think of […]

Retro Cars

Honda Jazz, Second Hand Delight: #HondaHappening

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The Honda Jazz, now into it’s third generation, is perhaps the Honda, above all others, that defines everything good and right about their cars in the public’s eyes as it is said to represent the last word in practicality and reliability. Owners can’t get enough of the Jazz as the car works it’s charms over a […]

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Honda Civic Type R 2.0 GT – the new one

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Power and Efficiency: The might of the Type R is powered by a 306bhp turbocharged 2.0 VTEC engine that has blistering performance and can sprint from 0 to 62 mph in just 5.7 seconds – making it the fastest accelerating performance front-wheel drive hatchback to date. Also, let’s not forget that top speed of 167 […]

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Honda Civic Type R: A Brief History #HondaHappening

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There are certain initials that are used by the major car manufacturers around the world that signify, to us mere mortals at least, that what we’re looking at is really something rather special. MotorMartin has already spoken of the superb Peugeot 205 GTI on BlackTopMedia in an article that can be read about here which briefly […]

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Honda CR-V 1.6 i-DTEC EX Manual #HondaHappening

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Since 1997 over 750,000 CR-Vs have been sold and it’s already one of the most popular compact SUV’s in the world. Those figures are not to be sniffed at either, because as I found out in my recent test, the CR-V is a brilliant machine. Engine: The1.6 Litre i-DTEC (160PS) with 350Nm of torque is […]

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Lexus GSF – A wolf in wolfs clothing

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In a world that is becoming increasingly sanitised and restrictive, the Lexus GSF is one of a handful of rebellious cars sticking two fingers up at the do-gooders. This is a good looking car. It’s not some tarted up pretender, this is a real, seasoned contender. Parked, quietly poised, it looks lean, fit and ready […]