Suzuki introduces the new ACROSS

Suzuki has launched the new ACROSS, a robust and sporty SUV equipped with a sophisticated Plug-in Hybrid system and E-Four electronic 4×4, delivering uncompromising performance and efficiency with the capability and styling of a full-fledged modern SUV. The ACROSS is the first model supplied from Toyota Motor Corporation under the collaborative business agreement between Toyota…more

Report: Car rental Covid-19 safety measures and prices

Following a number of countries easing their lockdown rules and getting almost back to ‘normal’, wanted to find out what car rental providers are doing in order to keep their customers safe. For that reason, they surveyed almost 400 of partner companies and observed a reassuring increase in the provision of Covid-19 safety measures….more

Countless new features introduced to Škoda for 2021

New steering wheels, even more efficient engines and additional assistance systems are just some of the changes as part of model year updates to the ŠKODA multi-award winning line up. The new two- or three-spoke steering wheels from the all-new Octavia – featuring the infotainment operating buttons and knurled wheels – are now being introduced…more

Nissan Juke boosts spirits with new in-car classics playlist

Nissan is celebrating the power of music, boosting the mood of Nissan JUKE drivers as they get back into their cars and ease into the ‘new normal’ this summer. The multi-national team of designers who worked on Juke at Nissan Design Europe, in London have curated a playlist based on what they’ve been listening to…more

Ford Focus ST with intelligent automatic transmission goes on sale

The Ford Focus ST is now available to order with a new seven-speed intelligent automatic transmission on EcoBoost petrol variants.   The order books for Focus ST auto open after Ford sales showrooms in England reopen for business, adhering to the Ford Care Code – a series of changes within the dealership environment to keep…more

New SEAT Ateca 2020

SEAT is refreshing its successful Ateca with the introduction of the 2020 version. The revamped vehicle will build on its SUV attributes, adding a refreshed and more emotional appearance both inside and outside, a fully connected user experience, improved levels of safety, comfort and efficiency. At its launch in 2016, the SEAT Ateca brought a…more

New PEUGEOT 308 range

The PEUGEOT 308 was named ‘Car of the Year’ at launch and since then over one and a half million vehicles have been sold. Now, the multi-award winning PEUGEOT 308 is being updated for the 2020 collection.  A new “Vertigo Blue” colour and two new alloy wheels will be available, whilst inside, the dashboard is…more

Electrified and upgraded Ford Fiesta

The popular Ford Fiesta compact hatchback – the automaker’s best-selling model in Europe – is now available to order with an electrified powertrain for the first time, Ford today announced. Ford EcoBoost Hybrid powertrains, available from £19,860 with Fiesta Titanium, will deliver enhanced fuel efficiency for Fiesta drivers while complementing Ford’s “fun to drive” experience…more

Kia Picanto: a distinctive new design

Kia Motors has made substantial upgrades to its smallest model, the Picanto, due on-sale in Europe during the third quarter of 2020. Offering a range of new safety and telematics technologies often reserved for larger, more expensive vehicles, the upgraded model also boasts lower emissions from newly reengineered powertrains, and striking design updates, inside and…more

Subaru: All-new Forester e-Boxer

Subaru UK is pleased to announce the all-new Forester e-Boxer, the first self-charging hybrid from Subaru. The e-Boxer has been awarded 4×4 Magazine’s Best Small SUV of the Year 2020, a testimony to Subaru’s on-going commitment to build cars that are incredibly safe, extremely capable and unfalteringly reliable, too. Beating off strong competition, Forester impressed…more