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Range Sport is making waves

16 Aug, 2005

Here's proof the Range Rover Sport really can go anywhere! Bosses at Land Rover wanted to see if it was possible to float the SUV down the Mekong in Laos, south-east Asia.

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VW coupé confirmed

16 Aug, 2005

We were first with the news in issue 855 - and now Volkswagen has come clean about its plans for a Passat coupé.

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Silent danger for mobile users

16 Aug, 2005

Using a mobile while driving is known to be dangerous - but research shows the risk continues even after you've hung up.

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Trekka falls in Kangoo facelift

16 Aug, 2005

The Trekka version of Renault's van-based compact MPV, the Kangoo, is to be axed. The news comes as a facelift was unveiled for the standard car. It gets new lights and bumpers, with revamped trim and plastics inside.

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Experts predict 'no-car future'

16 Aug, 2005

In the future no one will own a car, and when we want to drive we will request a vehicle from a fleet of automatically controlled machines.

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Spider's web of mystery

16 Aug, 2005

You wouldn't think one small picture could cause so much confusion!

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Now LS is going green

16 Aug, 2005

The race to create the first hybrid luxury saloon is over - and Lexus has won it. Exclusive pictures in this week's mag reveal the new LS600h, which will debut at the Tokyo Motor Show in October.

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Golf charges to world-first

16 Aug, 2005

How do you get 168bhp from a 1.4-litre car? Simple: create what's believed to be the world's first turbocharged supercharger. VW has done exactly that on an FSI petrol engine which debuts next year in the Golf GT.

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Navara pitches clever new idea

16 Aug, 2005

Feeling sleepy behind the wheel won't be a problem in this Nissan Navara. A purpose-built tent converts the pick-up into a mini mobile home!