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The Volkswagen Golf Plus was never a car to tug at the heart, but offered a handy practicality boost over the standard Golf. Now it’s been renamed as Sportsvan, or at least it has in Germany where that sounds like a good name. Over here it’s accepted that it’s neitherContinue Reading

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Quality oozes out of every grille slat, vent and opening in the new Volkswagen Passat, the eighth generation of the model to have graced the world’s roads. Tasked with taking on the new, but very delayed, Ford Mondeo as well as more premium targets from the like of BMW andContinue Reading

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Small is beautiful, so the saying goes. There’s the iPhone, Monaco and Kylie Minogue for example, although they’re all quite expensive. I want something that is small but also good value, avoiding the trap of increasing prices with miniaturisation that’s caught out Smart with the ForTwo and, more recently, Renault’sContinue Reading