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Road test: Mini Cooper S

The Cooper S’s evolutionary path sees the iconic Mini grow in dimensions and bow out of the hot-hatch league, but gain sophistication and overall quality ...
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Road Test: Subaru WRX

Not as hard-edged as its predecessors, this new, mature Subaru WRX has its sights set on the premium performance market. But is this what Scooby fans want? ...
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Crossover Test: Suzuki SX4 1,6 GLX AllGrip & Peugeot 2008 1,6 VTi Allure

CROSSOVERS occupy a classification no man’s land. They pander to those caught between the impractical size of an SUV and a town-friendly hatchback while exuding the paragliding/mountain-biking/dune-boarding weekend-warrior image they’d like ...
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Audi A8L 4,2 TDI vs. Mercedes-Benz S500 BE

A longer, diesel-driven version of Audi’s facelifted A8 … or the V8 petrol version of Mercedes-Benz’s superb new S-Class? They present an interesting choice ...
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Comparative Test: Suzuki Swift DZire 1,2 GL vs. Honda Brio Sedan 1,2 Comfort

Two budget sedans from Japan square off in a battle for the hearts of the rationally minded. We pit the Suzuki Swift DZire against the Honda Brio Sedan. ...
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Road Test: BMW M5 (with Competition Package)

In the world of über super sedans, outputs are everything. BMW fanatics had to be satisfied with the standard M5 … until now. Meet the Competition Package ...
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Road Test: Audi RS Q3 Quattro S tronic

Quick and quirky, the Audi RS Q3 thumbs its nose at the conventional, but that’s reason enough to fall for its charms. ...
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Road Test: Toyota Corolla 1,4 D-4D Prestige

Can Toyota’s small-capacity turbodiesel engine cope with the weight of a Top 12 Best Buys category crown? We test the Toyota Corolla 1,4 D-4D Prestige. ...
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GWM M4 1,5 VVT

Another newcomer has joined the small crossover fold, but has GWM lost its way? We test the GWM M4 1,5 VVT. ...
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Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 3,6L Sahara

Very few vehicles this year have polarised the CAR team as much as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. We test the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited... ...
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Comparative Test: Renault Sandero Dynamique Turbo 66 kW vs. Ford Figo 1,4 Trend vs. Toyota Etios 1,5 Xs vs. Volkswagen Polo Vivo 1,4 Trendline

Renault doesn’t believe South African consumers are getting the most for their hard-earned money. And the new Sandero is here to prove it. ...
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Range Rover Sport SCV6 HSE

With its supercharged V6 powerplant, Range Rover has injected a hint of sensibility, with a decent measure of fun, into the latest Sport. ...
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