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Mercedes A45 AMG set for power upgrade

16 Jan, 2015

A more powerful version of the Mercedes A45 AMG hot hatch could reach up to 400bhp, says AMG boss

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“Isn’t the sheer number of Mercedes models getting a little confusing?”

14 Jan, 2015

Deputy editor Graham Hope is struggling to make sense of Merc's ever-expanding range

Jeep Wrangler

New Jeep Wrangler could get hybrid tech

14 Jan, 2015

Jeep boss says all-new 2017 Wrangler off-roader could feature hybrid powertrain

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Mercedes planning Maybach SUV

13 Jan, 2015

Mercedes’ reborn Maybach brand is set to join the battle for luxury SUV sales

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Hyundai showcases electric tech with plug-in Sonata

13 Jan, 2015

Hyundai has hinted at its potential for electric and hybrid vehicles at the Detroit Motor Show

Hyundai Santa Cruz concept

Hyundai Santa Cruz pick-up revealed in Detroit

13 Jan, 2015

Hyundai surprises at the Detroit Motor Show by unveiling the Santa Cruz crossover pick-up concept- and it could make production

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New-look Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupe on the way

12 Jan, 2015

The next Mercedes-AMG C 63 Coupe (formerly the C63 AMG) will get an S-Class Coupe-style makeover this year

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Nissan Titan picks up interest at Detroit show

12 Jan, 2015

It wouldn't be a Detroit Motor Show without a huge pick-up - and here's the Nissan Titan to prove it

Mercedes GLE 63 AMG front on

Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 Coupe debuts at Detroit Show

12 Jan, 2015

585bhp Mercedes GLE AMG 63 S super-suv-coupe is shown for the first time in Detroit

Mercedes C 350 Plug-in Hybrid front on

134.5mpg Mercedes C-Class Plug-in Hybrid revealed in Detroit

12 Jan, 2015

Company car tax-beating Mercedes C-Class Plug-in Hybrid is unveiled at the Detroit Motor Show


Mercedes launches new sub-brand with C 450 AMG Sport

12 Jan, 2015

New family of more accessible high-performance Mercs will sit below core AMG models and feature 4WD as standard

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DS plans six-strong range of SUVs and saloons

9 Jan, 2015

Following the Citroen and DS separation, the luxury DS brand will introduce 6 global models by 2020 focusing on SUVs and saloons

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Car industry warns Government against tax hikes

7 Jan, 2015

SMMT says any road tax increase for motorists would damage buoyant UK car market

Dacia showroom

2014: best year for new car sales in a decade

7 Jan, 2015

2,476,435 new car registrations recorded in 2014 making it the best year since 2004

Porsche Panamera Mark Webber and Graham

How Porsche brings race car tech to the road

27 Nov, 2014

We learn how Porsche's racing cars and drivers are helping shape the future of its road cars through Tech Transfer strategy

Opinion SEAT Leon ST

SEAT's future is bright…and you've played a significant role

26 Nov, 2014

The influence of Driver Power is clear to see, as SEAT plans to turn around its dealers as a result


"Other sports treat their elite titles with respect but not Formula 1"

23 Nov, 2014

Formula One rule makers had a lucky escape when Lewis Hamilton took the 2014 F1 World Championship

SEAT Leon - front tracking

SEAT dealers set for overhaul after poor Driver Power result

18 Nov, 2014

Auto Express readers criticised SEAT's dealer network in our huge ownership survey - and the brand is taking it seriously

Mark Webber and Graham Bahrain Porsche Panamera

Mark Webber urges Button and other F1 stars to consider endurance racing

14 Nov, 2014

Former F1 star Mark Webber suggests F1 drivers should move into World Endurance Championship

Skoda Octavia Estate LT test - SEAT Leon ST
Long-term tests

Skoda Octavia Estate 2.0 TDI Elegance: long-term test review

5 Nov, 2014

Final report: Our man finds it hard to pick between the Skoda Octavia Estate and SEAT Leon ST

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