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Land Rover Freelander front tracking
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Land Rover Freelander 2 review

The compact Land Rover Freelander 2 has a comfortable drive, a strong diesel engine and excellent off-road ability

Ford S-MAX front tracking
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Ford S-MAX review

The Ford S-MAX is a seven-seat MPV that’s great to drive and comes with loads of standard kit

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Audi A4 review

Audi's popular A4 is a stylish and well specced alternative to BMW's 3 Series

Audi S5 front tracking
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Audi S5 Coupe review

The Audi S5 coupe is a smart two-door coupe offering big performance in an understated package

Peugeot-208-front-static
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Peugeot 208 review

The Peugeot 208 is affordable, stylish and good to drive but it's still beaten by the Ford Fiesta overall

Ford Ranger front tracking
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Ford Ranger review

Tough-as-nails Ford Ranger pick-up has 2.2-litre or 3.2-litre diesel power and lots of load space

Ford C-MAX front
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Ford C-MAX review

The Ford C-MAX is a stylish five-seat MPV offering a great drive, practical interior and decent build quality

Audi A1 front tracking
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Audi A1 review

Audi A1 supermini packs good looks, great quality and top notch refinement into a compact body

Jaguar XKR Coupe front cornering
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Jaguar XKR Coupe review

Sensational supercharged V8-powered Jaguar XKR mixes sports car handling with true GT abilities

Ford Focus ST front cornering
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Ford Focus ST review

The Ford Focus ST hot hatch gains a big power boost to make the most of the standard car's impressive dynamics.

Audi RS5 front action
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Audi RS5 review

The Audi RS5 offers masses of performance and four-wheel drive, but a BMW M4 is faster in the corners

Jaguar XJ front
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Jaguar XJ review

With elegant looks and effortless handling, the Jaguar XJ is a superb luxury alternative to its more traditional German rivals

Land Rover Discovery 2014 front action
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Land Rover Discovery review

Luxurious Land Rover Discovery is fantastic all-rounder that's big, bold and brilliant to drive on and off-road

Ford Galaxy
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Ford Galaxy review

The Ford Galaxy is bigger, more practical and slightly more luxurious than the S-MAX

Volvo S80 Front action
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Volvo S80 review

The Volvo S80 is a comfortable, spacious and safe saloon, but it’s showing its age despite a facelift

Ford Grand C-MAX front cornering
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Ford Grand C-MAX review

The seven-seat Ford Grand C-MAX brings extra practicality without sacrificing a decent drive

BMW 5 Series GT front
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BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo review

The BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo offers more space and a higher ride hight to rival premium SUVs

Mercedes CLS 63 AMG front cornering
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Mercedes CLS 63 AMG review

The Mercedes CLS 63 AMG adds a healthy dose of performance to one of most desirable saloons money can buy

Lotus Evora front tracking
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Lotus Evora review

The British-built Lotus Evora is a sharp-handling mid-engined sports car that rivals the Porsche Cayman

Audi TT RS front cornering
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Audi TT RS review

The classy Audi TT coupe is turned into a mini supercar thanks to a turbocharged five-cylinder engine

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