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New M-Class Toughens Up

8 Dec, 2004

This Christmas present was no surprise to us. We published undisguised pictures of the new Mercedes M-Class in issue 833 - and now the German firm has officially unwrapped its latest SUV.

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Drive-thru Chemists Are A Perfect Tonic

8 Dec, 2004

Here's a drive-thru with a difference. Instead of burgers and fries, this one dispenses pills and potions.

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At Full Chat

7 Dec, 2004

When one of the test cars I'm driving finds itself making an unannounced diversion to the home of Thomas Rutherford, the vehicle is, more often than not, in trouble. It's like this.

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Meet BMW's New 3-Max

7 Dec, 2004

Forget about the Ford Focus C-MAX - fashionable families on the move look set to head straight for the BMW '3-MAX' when it arrives in showrooms.

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New Golf Carrier's A Big Plus For VW

2 Dec, 2004

The practicality of an estate car and the versatility of a compact MPV - but without actually being either! That's how VW is promoting this all-new model, and if the styling seems familiar, the name will certainly give the game away.

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It's C-Change For Next Merc

1 Dec, 2004

Merc's executive saloon is being revamped from top to bottom, with sharper styling, hi-tech engines and a sportier edge to take on the forthcoming BMW 3-Series.

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Rent-a-drive Scheme Is Go

1 Dec, 2004

Want to cut the cost of parking and always be guaranteed a space? Then leave your car on someone's empty driveway.