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New Jaguar I-Pace 2018 review

The most important Jaguar since the E-Type – that’s how company bosses describe the new I-Pace SUV. It’s been difficult to avoid the hubbub surrounding the electric SUV; billions of pounds have been poured into its development and over 1.5 million miles have been driven in prototypes across the globe to ensure Jaguar gets it right.  The I-Pace pretty much defines a new segment – luxury electric SUVs – and one that is soon to be saturated with rivals from…

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New BMW Z4 prototype review

BMW has an unusually candid way of describing the key difference between the old Z4, and the new. The old car, they now admit, was one to drive on a Sunday afternoon, maybe when the sun was shining – because it wasn’t really a true-blue sports car. But the new Z4 – which we drive here in Z40i prototype form – is a car to drive early on a Sunday morning, they say, before the sun has come up and…

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Jaguar E-Pace vs Volkswagen Tiguan vs Jeep Compass

SUVs mean a big return on investment for brands. While Jaguar might have taken its time to tap into this lucrative part of the car market in which its German rivals have been so strong, buoyed by the success of its F-Pace SUV, the British firm has now taken that recipe and downscaled it for its new E-Pace. By contrast, Jeep has made a name for itself when it comes to 4x4s and SUVs, and its latest model to hit…

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2018 Volkswagen Atlas Review: A Big Deal

The last time Volkswagen sold a vehicle in the U.S. that was capable of carrying more than five people, it was the Routan. Sold from 2009 to 2014, the Routan was a lightly rebadged version of the Dodge Caravan minivan with a little Fahrvergnügen from Wolfsburg mixed in for good measure. Minivans, though, have been waning in popularity since their heyday in the ‘90s, and the Routan ultimately proved to be a waste of time. The Routan simply delayed what…

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