“Welcome to Checkpoint Charlie” our chauffeur jokes when we arrive at BMW’s test facility in the South of France. At the gate stickers are placed on the lenses of our phones. Yes, they’re being very secretive, but today is the day we’re going to drive a car that isn’t comingContinue Reading

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The Toyota Yaris is a well respected small car, selling in the first four months of 2012 nearly three times as much as the Auris HSD and Prius hybrid. Taking that hybrid system and putting it in the Yaris should turn it in to something astonishing, shouldn’t it?Continue Reading

Remember the sporty Ford Puma coupe, so beloved of driving enthusiasts and still enjoying a substantial following more than 20 years on from its introduction? Well, this isn’t a replacement for it. That said, while the new Puma has morphed into an on-trend SUV, Ford has worked hard to ensureContinue Reading