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The top ten hybrids to buy in 2017 – #8 Audi A3 e-tron 0

With the news that the UK government are to ban all petrol and diesel sales from 2040, we thought we’d have a look at the best hybrid and electric cars on the market at the moment. Okay, this lot might be looking a bit long in the tooth twenty-three years from now but it’s good(…)

Peugeot to return to Le Mans? 0

They’ve been absent since 2011, but Peugeot could be returning to Le Mans. PSA motorsport boss Jean-Marc Finot has admitted the group are weighing up a return to the classic 24 hour endurance race. Audi have been the dominant force at the circuit in recent times; Peugeot however, were the only manufacturer to come close(…)

A look back at the Audi V8 (1988 – 1993) 0

Audi hasn’t always been regarded as the prestige manufacturer it is today, back in the 1980s the German brand was regarded by many as a young pretender, a ‘Wannabe’ playing second fiddle to the big boys: Mercedes, BMW and Jaguar. The Audi V8 was the car maker’s first tentative step, to join the exclusive gentleman’s(…)

Peugeot considers return to Le Mans 0

Peugeot has announced its intentions to return to the top tier of prototype racing at Le Mans, but only if organisers of the race substantially reduce the cost of competing. The French manufacturer withdrew from the LMP1 class of the World Endurance Championship back in 2012, when its road car division was posting significant losses.(…)

Fuel efficiency figures fail real-world tests 0

The claims made by car makers regarding their EU sold vehicles’ fuel consumption are becoming increasingly misleading says a leading environmental group, this is leading to a growing gap between performance on the road and in official tests. The report released by Transport & Environment revealed that in real-world conditions, cars sold in the EU(…)

2016 Jaguar XJ Revealed to the Public 0

This large Jaguar XJ saloon car with all new body, technology and engine is set to rival the likes of the Mercedes S-Class and the upcoming new releases of the Audi A8 and the BMW 7-Series over the course of 2016. Redefined Engine The Jaguar XJ will be powered by a 3.0 litre V6 diesel engine,(…)

Audi A3 Vs BMW 1 Series 1

The Audi A3 is without a doubt Audi’s most successful car. The Audi A3 has generated a fifth of Audi’s total revenue over the past 16 years. This amount of profit resulted in financial security, thus allowing for more extravagant and adventurous designs such as the Audi R8. The first Audi A3 was manufactured in(…)