One conversation I had recently sums up the confusion over diesel right now: a local car dealer told me of one customer who didn’t want a diesel because she was worried she wouldn’t be able to drive it into the local town centre.Of course, there are no imminent plans to ban diesels from...
Mileage: 193Economy: 29.1mpg You could pretty much understand the technology and equipment on the previous-generation SsangYong Rexton in a couple of minutes. But when I collected this all-new model –which we’ll be running for the next six months – I was glad of a dealer handover from Essex SsangYong, in Witham.As salesman Stuart Cornell...
Jaguar will focus on building high performance versions of its SUVs in the coming decade, in particular refining the idea of making powerful and sporty electric cars.Revealed this week at the New York Motor Show, the Jaguar F-Pace SVR, powered by a 542bhp 5.0-litre supercharged V8, will allow Jaguar to take on high-end,...
Volkswagen has unveiled a second concept at this year’s New York Motor Show, called the Atlas Tanoak, previewing a potential pick-up version of the new Atlas SUV.Named after a tree native to the Pacific Coast in the U.S. the concept measures in at 5,438mm long – that’s over 400mm longer than the seven-seat...
High prices at motorway petrol stations are facing an investigation after the Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, said he was “concerned” they could be exploiting drivers. Grayling said expensive fuel could discourage motorists from filling up, and therefore pose a potential safety risk.In a letter to the Andrea Coscelli, head of the Competition and...