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M's the word as BMW Z4 Coupe blasts off

29 Nov, 2005

It's the news performance car fans were waiting to hear - BMW has given its Z4 Coupé the green light! And off the starting blocks comes not only a 3.0-litre model, but an M Coupé, too.

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Vauxhall Vectra

29 Nov, 2005

It was the car we billed on our world exclusive front cover as the 'Amazing New Vectra'. The story in issue 880 certainly amazed readers and industry chiefs alike.

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Second-hand tyre alert

29 Nov, 2005

Part-worn tyres - rubber taken from cars on the Continent and resold in the UK - are a major cause for concern, says the Tyre Industry Council (TIC).

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Recall blow for Disco

29 Nov, 2005

Land Rover's 'great outdoors' cars will be going indoors at dealers after the firm issued two recalls, affecting more than 1,000 vehicles.

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Buyers sniff out quality

29 Nov, 2005

The noise a car's door makes when it shuts and how the cabin smells are the main influences on people's buying decisions, according to a new study.

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Needell sharpens Rear View team

29 Nov, 2005

From next week, a new name will be joining the Auto Express team - Tiff Needell.

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Agency's grit expectations

29 Nov, 2005

Road gritter gangs are taking severe weather warnings with more than just a pinch of salt this winter.

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Now panda turns up heat

29 Nov, 2005

This week's mag has an exclusive image of a sporty new Panda, inspired by the Italian company's Abarth prototype. The performance model features a prominent grille, which is mounted lower on the nose to give a more aggressive look.

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New Espace takes shape

29 Nov, 2005

Big is beautiful, again! With compact MPVs having stolen the limelight, it's time for larger people carriers to make a comeback. And a bigger and better version of the class-leading Renault Espace is sizing up to lead the fight.