The thought of a 1.5-litre turbo petrol in a large family estate would have perished on the vine as recently as a year ago.
Jaguar's new XF Sportbrake (estate), recently unveiled, will get here towards the end of the year. The BMW 5-Series Touring rival is based on the XF saloon but has been designed to look sportier.
I often think cars - and test-driving them - can be a bit like young footballers undergoing summer trials at a big club. They get a relatively short time to impress. Some try hard
Take a close look at the Facts & Figures panel to your right. The last line reveals something you'd not normally expect from a Mercedes: "My test car cost €77,434 BUT after a 10pc
I tried hard to keep an open mind about this week's car for several reasons. The buying public - you and I - are entitled to retain a measure of reserve when introduced to a
It was fitting that the first car I saw driving with 171 plates was a Kia Sportage, as the Korean marque and particularly its sister brand Hyundai, have been the biggest winners in the
Provided by Independent.ie Subaru has just brought in its revamped Outback with prices starting from €40,995. There's a new look inside and outside. The 2-litre diesel Boxer engine is, they say, more frugal
Provided by Independent.ie UNWITTINGLY this has become a Crossover week. My colleague Geraldine beat me to the punch with her review of the Suzuki Vitara. I actually loved that car, my test one was