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  • BMW M6 (2008) CAR review

    BMW M6 (2008) review

    Price:  £82,685

    31 December 2008 by Ben Barry

    Time to reappraise BMW's barmy M6. The ultimate coupe, or excess all areas?

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  • Lotus Eco Elise is a one-off test vehicle from Hethel. Better not crash it then...

    Lotus Eco Elise (2009) green review

    Price:  £26,000

    09 December 2008 by Tim Pollard (photos by Michael Topham)

    Lotus takes old favourite and makes it a friend of the earth

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  • BMW Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo Coupe (2008) review

    Price:  £34,540

    10 November 2008 by Ben Pulman

    The Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo Coupe is a 3-series BMW really should make. To create it Alpina, the Buchloe-based tuner, tweaker and BMW bedfellow takes a regular 3-series coupe. It then drops in the...

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  • Vauxhall Insignia 2.8 V6 4×4 (2008) review

    Price:  £28,085

    30 October 2008 by Anthony ffrench-Constant

    Twenty minutes into a vigorous hoon in this 2.8-litre V6 powered, four-wheel drive flagship of the new Vauxhall Insignia range, all I could think of was pub grub. No, the launch proceedings food was...

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  • Hyundai Genesis Coupe (2008) CAR review and video

    Price:  £25,000

    24 October 2008 by Ben Barry

    CAR Online has just driven Hyundai’s new rear-wheel drive Genesis Coupe. And it’s good. Very, very good. Hyundai hasn’t yet committed to bringing the car to the UK, but our first drive confirms that...

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  • Renault Laguna Coupe 3.0 V6 dCi (2008) CAR review, video

    Price:  £27,995

    22 October 2008 by Guy Bird

    The Renault Laguna Coupe is the best-looking car the recently ‘design-troubled’ French brand has produced for years. That might not be such an achievement given Renault’s current line-up, but...

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  • Porsche 911 Targa 4S (2008) review

    Price:  £80,270

    25 September 2008 by Adam Towler

    Porsche’s 'Targa' moniker has been applied to open-air 911s since the late 1960s, and now with the latest version complementing the recently launched coupe and convertible models, it completes...

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  • Volvo S80 2.0 SE (2008) review

    Price:  £23,495

    18 August 2008 by Peter Burgess

    The Volvo S80. There’s a name to conjure with, to roll around your tongue and to savour the depths like a complex Bordeaux. Who are we kidding? The S80 is one of that small clique of large cars that...

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  • Porsche 911 Carrera 4S PDK (2009) review

    Price:  £74,720

    31 July 2008 by Adam Towler

    Following last month's meaner and greener 911 in traditional rear-drive form, Porsche has introduced the four-wheel drive Carrera 4 variant in standard and ‘S’ guises. CAR has just driven a Carrera 4S...

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  • Mazda RX-8 R3 (2008) review

    Price:  £24,995

    16 July 2008 by Jesse Crosse

    Mazda has been producing rotary engines since the year dot and they’ve become the company’s trademark long after others have given up on the idea. Yet rotary engines – like the new Mazda RX-8’s – are...

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