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Subaru Forester

2 Feb, 2005

The Subaru Forester is toughening up. These are the first shots of the facelifted version of the SUV, on sale in the UK towards the end of this year.

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Super Kalos Goes Ballistic

2 Feb, 2005

Things are hotting up at Chevrolet! The US firm has announced a new Korean-built hot hatch, which is set to join the Kalos line-up before the end of the year.

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7 Has A Walk On The Wild Side

2 Feb, 2005

Has BMW lost its bottle? The 7-Series' controversial looks caused a storm at its launch three years ago, and now the firm has played safe with the facelifted version.

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Lollipop Patrols Given A Licking

2 Feb, 2005

Wanted - 9,000 lollipop staff with thick skins and nerves of steel. A quarter of school crossing patrol vacancies remain unfilled because volunteers are put off by abuse from motorists and pedestrians.

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Hot Civic's Last Hurrah

2 Feb, 2005

Well, R you ready for more power? With the next-generation Civic just around the corner, Honda has something up its sleeve to give the current Type R flagship a fitting send-off.

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British Road Lab Heads East

2 Feb, 2005

The work of the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) is well known to regular Auto Express readers - but now its fame has spread to Vietnam.

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VW U-turn Over Golf Estate

2 Feb, 2005

Offically, it seemed there were no plans for an all-new Golf estate. But an engineer has given the game away -there will be a load-lugger after all.

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Open 300C Scores On Doors

2 Feb, 2005

It's a 300C, but not as we know it. The standard Chrysler saloon has been given a canvas folding roof, and rechristened the Helios.

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X1/9 Blasts Back

2 Feb, 2005

The famous Fiat X1/9 is on its way back! A top-secret prototype reveals the future of the Italian firm's sports car line-up.

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Patrol Print Checks Coming

2 Feb, 2005

Police could soon be scanning drivers' fingerprints with a tiny device fitted to the dashboard of patrol cars. Northants officers are testing a unit, and it could be introduced nationwide within 18 months.