Anyone for a cut-price plug-in hybrid?

Hybrid cars are increasingly becoming seen as desirable, however their price premium over the equivalent petrol & diesel models holds back many buyers. Those buyers are exactly the sort of folk who could be interested…

Vauxhall Astra Tourer

Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer 1.6CDTi

Although the Astra has been around for a couple of years, we had an opportunity during the recent SMMT Test Day at Millbrook  to try the latest 1.6 litre diesel unit, dubbed the “whisper diesel” by the manufacturer….