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  • BMW X5 xDrive40e review: First drive

    BMW X5 xDrive40e review: First drive

    BMW has made the X5 more eco-friendly by giving it a touch of hybrid loving. But is it any good? Ben Griffin put the new SUV through its paces to find…

  • Peugeot 308 GTi video review: The Pug of Pugs?

    Peugeot 308 GTi video review: The Pug of Pugs?

    Is this the best Pug yet? Ben Griffin got his mitts on the 248bhp, five-door Peugeot 308 GTi 250 by Peugeot Sport to find out in his Recombu Cars video…

  • Smart ForTwo Cabrio review

    Smart ForTwo Cabrio review

    Rory reviews the new convertible version of the Smart ForTwo. Does the little car live up to its £14,000+ asking price? Smart released its coupe ForTwo…

  • Peugeot 208 GTi video review: Love to hate or hate to love?

    Peugeot 208 GTi video review: Love to hate or hate to love?

    Is a slice of French hot-hatch motoring best served with two colours and 208hp? Ben Griffin finds out in his Peugeot 208 GTi video review. In years gone…

  • Jaguar XE S review

    Jaguar XE S review

    Ben Griffin reviews the Jaguar XE S, the range-topping version of the mid-sized saloon that has the daunting task of taking on the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes…

  • Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS video review: Crazy fast

    Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS video review: Crazy fast

    Rory Reid reviews the Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS, a car that makes absolutely no sense on paper, but ends up falling for it anyway. Porsches are instantly…

  • Infiniti Q30 review

    Infiniti Q30 review

    The Infiniti Q30 is a new premium hatchback designed to go head to head with the likes of the BMW 1 Series, Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz A-Class, or to appeal…

  • BMW 7 Series 730d review

    BMW 7 Series 730d review

    Rory Reid hops behind the wheel of the new BMW 7 Series to see how it stacks up against its rivals. The BMW 7 Series is the company's flagship model,…

  • 2015 Nissan X-Trail review

    2015 Nissan X-Trail review

    The latest Nissan X-Trail has left its rugged off-roading roots behind to become more like the Qashqai. Ben Griffin reviews the new 1.6 DIG-T petrol to…

  • New Audi A4 2.0-litre TDI Ultra review

    New Audi A4 2.0-litre TDI Ultra review

    Matt Joy reviews the stylish new Audi A4. Whether you’re in the market for an A4 or not, it’s a crucial car for the German manufacturer. Selling in…

  • New Jaguar XF 2.0d Ingenium review: First drive

    New Jaguar XF 2.0d Ingenium review: First drive

    Since the Jaguar XF first came onto the scene in 2007, it's given its German brethren plenty to worry about. Ben Griffin headed to Spain to see if the…

  • Ssangyong Tivoli review: First drive

    Ssangyong Tivoli review: First drive

    Ben Griffin takes the latest Korean crossover for a spin in his Ssangyong Tivoli review and finds it to be a quirky runaround that really benefits from…

  • 2015 BMW 3 Series 318 review

    2015 BMW 3 Series 318 review

    Rory reviews the new BMW 3 Series 318i, which sports the same 1.5-litre 3-cylinder engine as the BMW i8. BMW has dusted down the iconic 3 Series for 2015,…

  • Jaguar F-Type V6S video review: Manual for the win?

    Jaguar F-Type V6S video review: Manual for the win?

    Rory Reid reviews the Jaguar F-Type V6S Coupe with a manual gearbox to see if having a more involving drive is worth being slower for. Champagne and caviar,…

  • 2016 BMW X1 review

    2016 BMW X1 review

    Recombu Cars reviews the latest BMW X1, a quirky crossover that attempts to marry premium German motoring with practicality and versatility. BMW leaves…

  • 2016 BMW 3 Series review

    2016 BMW 3 Series review

    Matt Joy takes the latest Bimmer saloon out for a spin to see if it's worth choosing over the increasingly talented competition. With the Jaguar XE on…

  • McLaren 675LT review

    McLaren 675LT review

    We’re in pretty rarefied territory here already, as McLaren won’t sell you a car for less than £190,000 (for the moment at least). But excluding…

  • New Fiat 500 review

    New Fiat 500 review

    Does the new, 2015 Fiat 500 improve on the previous version? Find out in our road test review. The Fiat 500 is one of the most popular cars on the planet.…

  • 2015 Honda HR-V review: First drive

    2015 Honda HR-V review: First drive

    Our Honda HR-V review reveals a crossover that means business. Watch out, Qashqai.  The crossover market is one of the most competitive segments in the…

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