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Introducing a new global car brand: LYNK & CO

20th October 2016 saw the launch of LYNK & CO, a new global car brand with the bold ambition of challenging the conventions of the automobile industry. LYNK & CO. are a division of the Chinese…


Audi A3 on test, fitted with Emissions Analytics PEMS equipment

Emissions – the facts

Car emissions have never been far from the headlines in recent months following the disclosure of Volkswagen’s misdeeds with so-called “defeat devices”. The irony of the media hysteria is that they have so far only…



MG GS – first look

In their latest, Chinese-owned form, MG have been around for a while now, although to the disappointment of their diehard fans, their MG3 and MG6 models have failed to make much of an impact on…


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Give the manufacturers a break!

Ever since the “dieselgate” story broke, the world’s media have delighted in hounding car manufacturers, seizing on every snippet of news touching on emissions or fuel economy and seeking to turn it into yet another…


Volkswagen Polo

No holes in Volkswagen’s Polo

We make no apologies for being  concerned about both the potential health hazards of diesel cars and their propensity for running up big bills in later life as the expensive systems needed to reduce their…




Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S – the future is now!

Limited range is the Achilles Heel of most electric cars, with the exception of the Tesla Model S, which claims a maximum range, depending on the model, of over 300 miles. Is this claim mere…