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Pete Gibson
e-mail: pete_gibson@dennis.co.uk
Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X: long-term test review
Mazda 3 Hatchback

Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X: long-term test review

Third report: we find out if the Mazda 3 can cope family life
6 May 2020
Alfa Romeo Stelvio’s toughest test - pictures

Alfa Romeo Stelvio’s toughest test - pictures

Pictures from our epic Alfa Romeo Stelvio road trip
5 May 2020
Volkswagen Touareg R-Line: long-term test review
VW Touareg
Volkswagen Touareg SUV

Volkswagen Touareg R-Line: long-term test review

Final report: VW’s V6 diesel has been a highlight of our time with big SUV
10 Dec 2019
Audi A6 Avant 40 TDI: long-term test review
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Audi A6 Avant

Audi A6 Avant 40 TDI: long-term test review

Final report: Our Audi A6 Avant estate has been the perfect workmate for photographer Pete
6 Jun 2019
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Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine: long-term test review
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Volvo XC60 SUV

Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine: long-term test review

Final report: Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine SUV has convinced our man of the benefits of PHEV power
29 Nov 2018
Volvo XC60 R-Design: long-term test review
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Volvo XC60 SUV

Volvo XC60 R-Design: long-term test review

Update: comfy, quiet and smooth-riding Volvo XC60 SUV takes the motorway commute in its stride
4 Sep 2018
Volkswagen Arteon R-Line long-term test review
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Volkswagen Arteon R-Line long-term test review

Final Report: flagship Volkswagen Arteon is a fine travelling companion, but there are still some niggles
13 Aug 2018

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Long-term test review: Peugeot 3008
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Peugeot 3008 SUV

Long-term test review: Peugeot 3008

Final report: it’s been all smiles during our man’s 12 months with the brilliant Peugeot 3008 crossover
23 Apr 2018
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Long-term test review: SEAT Ateca
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SEAT Ateca SUV

Long-term test review: SEAT Ateca

Final report: Striking family-friendly SUV is still worthy of our award
13 Jun 2017
Long-term test review: Renault Kadjar
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Renault Kadjar SUV

Long-term test review: Renault Kadjar

Final report: practical Renault Kadjar crossover has starred in 10 months’ use
4 Nov 2016
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Long-term test review: Ford Mondeo
Ford Mondeo Hatchback

Long-term test review: Ford Mondeo

Final report: 'Global' family car feels like it's best suited to US roads
28 Jan 2016
Long-term test review: Peugeot 308 SW BlueHDi Feline
Peugeot 308 SW

Long-term test review: Peugeot 308 SW BlueHDi Feline

Fourth report: Stylish estate loads up for the school holidays
27 Aug 2015
Kia Carens 1.7 CRDi diesel: long term test review
Kia Carens MPV

Kia Carens 1.7 CRDi diesel: long term test review

Final report: We bid a fond farewell to practical Kia Carens 1.7 CRDi diesel seven-seater
16 Oct 2014
Honda CR-V: Second report
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Honda CR-V SUV

Honda CR-V: Second report

Our man gets to know the Honda CR-V well as he criss-crosses the UK
13 Mar 2013
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Honda CR-V: First report
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Honda CR-V SUV

Honda CR-V: First report

Our staff photographer, Pete Gibson, welcomes the revised Honda CR-V SUV to our fleet
31 Dec 2012
Audi Q3: Final report
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Audi Q3: Final report

We say farewell to our fabulously practical camera car that shone as an unlikely track star, too
28 Nov 2012
Audi Q3: Fifth report
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Audi Q3 SUV

Audi Q3: Fifth report

Our superbly versatile Audi Q3 SUV is proving to be a car of many talents
1 Aug 2012
BMW ActiveHybrid 3
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BMW ActiveHybrid 3

Petrol-electric 3 Series hybrid weighs slightly more but has serious performance and good fuel economy to boot
5 Jul 2012
Audi Q3: Fourth report
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Audi Q3 SUV

Audi Q3: Fourth report

We’re sweeping up the roads to prevent another mishap on our 4x4
4 Jun 2012
Audi Q3: Second report
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Audi Q3 SUV

Audi Q3: Second report

We’ve had to get a screen chip fixed, but this hasn’t spoiled our enjoyment of crossover
15 Feb 2012
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Audi Q3: First report
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Audi Q3: First report

Compact SUV is set for a gruelling stint on our fleet in the hands our staff photographer
16 Jan 2012
Kia Sportage: Fourth report
Kia Sportage: Fourth report
Kia Sportage SUV

Kia Sportage: Fourth report

A recent scrape has shown just how popular the Kia is proving – as parts shortages mean we faced a month-long wait for a repair
21 Nov 2011
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Kia Sportage
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Kia Sportage SUV

Kia Sportage

Dealer service has really impressed after wheel problem on crossover
12 Sep 2011
Renault Megane ST
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Renault Megane ST

Is our Renault Megane Sport Tourer ‘tres bien’, or do we wish it a ‘bon voyage’?
31 May 2011
Kia Sportage: First Report
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Kia Sportage: First Report

Class-leading seven-year warranty is only the start, as the more we drive Korean crossover, the more we fall for it...
2 Mar 2011
Skoda Yeti
Skoda Yeti
Skoda Yeti SUV

Skoda Yeti

We’re still not sure about the badge, but everything else about crossover is brilliant – so it will be sorely missed!
28 Jan 2011
Skoda Yeti 1.2 TSI
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Skoda Yeti SUV

Skoda Yeti 1.2 TSI

Our man has been on the hunt for the best version of our Car of the Year, and it looks like he’s tracked down a winner!
13 Aug 2010
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Legacy Sports Tourer

Subaru Legacy

Our Legacy is about to gallop off into the sunset after eight months. Has it proven a thoroughbred with us?
25 Jun 2010
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Legacy Estate

Subaru Legacy

Our man is king of the hills on his mountain bike at weekends – and 4WD estate is proving the perfect countryside companion
26 Feb 2010
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Legacy
Subaru Legacy Sports Tourer

Subaru Legacy

After a flat start, our Sport Tourer is making up for lost time.
4 Dec 2009
Skoda Superb
Skoda Superb Hatchback

Skoda Superb

Supercar... or a super car? After 28,000 miles,our snapper knows what he prefers!
9 Oct 2009
Skoda Superb
Skoda Superb
Skoda Superb Hatchback

Skoda Superb

We get to grips with a new set of tyres as family car piles on the mileage.
5 Jun 2009
Nissan X-Trail: 24,715 miles
Nissan X-Trail SUV

Nissan X-Trail: 24,715 miles

FINAL REPORT: How has the practical yet easy-to-drive SUV coped with 12 tough months on our fleet?
13 Mar 2009
Nissan X-Trail
Nissan X-Trail
Nissan X-Trail SUV

Nissan X-Trail

We like driving our white X-Trail, but it’s still a lot of effort to wash the dirt off!
9 Oct 2008