Long-term tests

Vauxhall VX220

26 Oct, 2004

Each weekend, I play golf. And as soon as I started looking after our long-term Vauxhall VX220 Turbo, I became something of a novelty at the club. Not for my outstanding play on the course you understand.

Road tests

Range Rover

20 Oct, 2004

Image is everything at the top end of the SUV market, and few cars have better credentials than the Range Rover.

Road tests

Renaultsport Clio 182 Cup

20 Oct, 2004

When your football team gets pipped at the post in the league, the next step is to concentrate on the Cup.

Road tests

Saab 9-3

20 Oct, 2004

Sporty diesels are proving to be very popular additions to manufacturers' ranges these days, so when Saab announced the arrival of its latest 9-3 TiD in the UK, Auto Express was first in the queue to have a go behind the wheel.

Road tests

Subaru Legacy

20 Oct, 2004

Mention performance Subarus, and most people will think of the rally replica Impreza WRX. The four-wheel-drive saloon has been a huge hit for the Japanese firm, and is very much the definition of the brand.

Road tests

Hyundai Sonata

19 Oct, 2004

It's never been a huge hit in the UK, but Hyundai hopes the latest version of its Sonata family saloon will be a bigger success than before.

Road tests

Mitsubishi Colt

19 Oct, 2004

The new Mitsubishi Colt is everything its predecessor wasn't - stylish, great to drive and desirable.

Road tests

Porsche Boxster S

19 Oct, 2004

Anyone who's played the "what car would I buy if I won the lottery?" game must surely have a Porsche on their shortlist somewhere.

Used car tests

Renault Megane

19 Oct, 2004

After testing the waters with its radically designed Avantime and Vel Satis, Renault took its biggest gamble in 2002 with the new M�gane.

Road tests

Land Rover

12 Oct, 2004

If there's one criticism that can be levelled at the Land Rover Discovery, it's that it doesn't represent great value for money.