The big executive model literally sat idle through much of March, April and May as the Coronavirus kept us all at home and off the road. But now we are allowed out again, the Skoda Superb continues to be a solid performer.
SINCE taking over our long termer I have covered 2,450 miles and achieved 52.3 mpg from the ŠKODA SUPERB - which is remarkable! The car is powered by a 1.6-litre diesel engine and whilst being frugal and low revving on the motorway, it is responsive and nippy in town. There are various driving styles available from the automatic gearbox - [...]
A small car that feels big inside. A good cabin layout shows Suzuki is moving into mini luxury land. Plenty of leg room in the front and rear make for a happy family - and no teenagers have complained about the rear seats.
Outlander PHEV is a BIK bargain before it’s even turned a wheel and and when it does turn a wheel, you end up driving a highly refined executive SUV.
For the SME, the Kadjar offers a really good amount of space and practicality in terms of carrying people and cargo. Better for the long haul rather than tootling around town and that fuel economy is particularly pleasing.
WE’VE been driving this sporty version of the excellent Ford Kuga SUV - the ST-Line. Fitted with a 2.0-litre diesel powering the front wheel, the ST-Line offers all the comfort and practicality you would expect of an SUV, but with a performance edge thanks to the ST-Line specification. This includes an uprated chassis with thicker anti-roll bars and a ride [...]
The latest update on our long term Mitsubishi Outlander
THE updated Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV features a new 2.4-litre petrol engine. That’s up from 2.0-litres on the previous model. This latest engine in the 2019 Outlander PHEV provides greater economy thanks to sophisticated switching between Otto and Atkinson cycle modes. You won’t notice the changeover except in your wallet thanks to the improved mpg. The new engine certainly makes the [...]
IF you were to ask most business motorists what PHEV stood for - we reckon they’d probably point at the Mitsubishi Outlander. The Outlander SUV was at the forefront of the PHEV revolution: Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle. PHEVs give you a great combination of economy and low company car tax thanks to a supplementary battery that means the car can [...]
The Ford Kuga ST-Line is the sporty version of Ford's popular Focus sized SUV. What's it like on the road and to live with?
An estate car powered by a 1.0 litre engine - that shouldn't work should it? Or does it? Here's our Skoda Octavia SE Technology Estate long-term review