02 February 2012 14:11
A few months back, I tested the all-new Civic and wasn’t particularly impressed: I didn’t like the too-high seating position, the oddly weighted steering, the coarse diesel engine, the still-dubious rear visibility and, crucially, the lack of any discernible fun factor. There was no doubt about it in my mind: I’d buy a VW Golf instead. Then, in January, I took ...
With the current July 2010 issue of CAR Magazine dedicated to the 100th anniversary Alfa Romeo (ALFA, if we’re being pedantic), and with a personal holiday planned around the Italian lakes, it seemed like a shame to opt for a shoddy hire car. So instead of a clapped-out bit of crap, the missus and I secured ourselves a new Giulietta ...
- Stuff Weve Done
- 12 July 2010
21 September 2009 11:51
One of the biggest disappointments of the year: just driven the new Subaru Impreza diesel over the weekend, one of the cars of the year I’d been most eagerly looking forward to driving. And the gap between my expectation and the reality was gapingly large. I’m not quite Disgusted from Tunbridge Wells, but very much Disappointed of Peterborough. I’ve got ...