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Robert Hazelwood appointed Director of Volkswagen Passenger Cars UK

Robert Hazelwood has been named the Director of Volkswagen Passenger Cars UK. Mr Hazelwood has already been working within the Volkswagen Group under the Skoda UK division as the Director. His new role will commence on May 1st 2012. Major changes recently There have been a lot of changes at management level within the Volkswagen(…)

The Volkswagen Vento released in India

Automotive reports from India have confirmed the release of the Volkswagen Vento. The mid – range saloon diesel is expected to be one of the company’s success stories this year, given that it is a diesel. It will be named the Volkswagen Vento Comfortline. The new vehicle will be powered by a 1.6 litre diesel(…)

Skoda Octavia Review

The Skoda Octavia offers a great deal all round. You get plenty of practicality, low running costs, plenty of space and a decent performance too. We take a look at some of the cars best features in our review today. Performance You are probably better off ignoring the normal 1.4 litre entry level engine and(…)

SEAT Exeo saloon

The SEAT Exeo may not be as flash as some upmarket rivals but is an overall great value for money vehicle. We discuss some of the car’s best points in our article today. Safety The SEAT Exeo saloon will not let you down when it comes to the element of safety. A driver’s knee airbag(…)

Porsche sold for £2.8 million at the Ameila auction

The most expensive Porsche has been sold for the price of £2.8 million. As you may have guessed it is a racing track variant capable of reaching exceptional speeds. The vehicle is a classic one named the 917/30. Engine performance The vehicle contains a staggering 1,000 BHP. Forget about Ferrari’s and other supercars hitting 0(…)

Skoda Superb Estate Review

The Skoda Superb is one of the most underrated cars available on the UK market. We take a look and discuss why it has the attributes to satisfy most family drivers. Performance The 1.8 TSI engines, with either 150 BHP or 158 BHP is a better option than the 1.4 TSI 123 BHP as this(…)

Skoda Yeti Review

The Skoda Yeti 4×4 is fun to drive and practical at the same time.  Family owners will find the car very useful with plenty of benefits being offered. Performance The performance offered on the Skoda Yeti on it’s wide range of engine variants is one the best features about the car. There are two petrol(…)

The Bentley Continental Saloon

With the price being a minimum of £130,220 you would expect the Bentley Continental Saloon to produce near miracles. In some respects it does in our opinion. We discuss exactly why the car is so great in our review today. Performance The standard version of the Continental saloon produces 552 BHP from it’s 6.0 litre(…)

A recap of the Geneva Motor Show – The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse was shown off at the 82nd Geneva Motor Show earlier this month. Needless to say the car gained an allegiance of fans and a great amount of praise from automotive journalists. It’s all in the title What does the word Vitesse mean? The Vitesse in the title of the(…)

Volkswagen passenger car sales hit 800,000 this year

Volkswagen has sold more than 800,000 passenger vehicles through January and February for the first time ever. Total sales reached 818,000 for the two months of this year. This represents a rise of 8 per cent with 2011 figures reaching 758,000 for the same period. February sales of Volkswagen Passenger vehicles reached 399,700, resulting in(…)