Mike Humble : Someone accused me of being too harsh on the revised MG6 I recently experienced for a week. The person in question was in fact a brand “enthusiast” so maybe not the most ideal person to be throwing stones. I myself am an “enthusiast” but I have possibly had more exposure to the brand, the … More Re-Visited : MG3 – does it still cut the mustard?
Words: Mike Humble Pictures: Jacky Lawler I heard some interesting statistics recently saying that 25% of the British motoring public have either driven or owned a Vauxhall car – it didn’t surprise me. The brand is now well over 100 years old and things have not stood still for the Luton based company despite swallowing … More Happy Birthday: Vauxhall Cavalier turns 40
HONDA UK It was the year the Beatles performed the first stadium concert in the history of music, while cartoon heroes Tom and Jerry and the puppet-tastic Thunderbirds first aired on TV. Cigarette advertising was banned on British TV, the Sound of Music premiered and Churchill was buried. On top of that DJ Jazzy Jeff, … More 50 years of Honda in the UK
Mike Humble : Does it really seem that 45 years has passed since the most famous off all the luxury 4×4 vehicles first blinked its eyes in the Warwickshire sunlight of Solihull? It was born just a couple of years after the formation of the now historic British Leyland and certainly goes to show that not everything … More Time Well Spent : Range Rover Vogue SE TDV6 3.0 – 9/10
John Eccleshall of Ashford Kent has kindly updated us on his recently delivered Nissan Note and so far… its lookin` good! Words & Image : John Eccleshall The Proclaimers may have walked 500 miles but the Note has now covered 900 more. Yes it’s a first month, its 1000 mile birthday. Four fuel top up’s and … More Your Thoughts : Nissan Note strikes a chord for John
Mike Humble: We attended a recent Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders press and media day offering an ideal opportunity to sample some of the new models launched recently. This included the important Jaguar XE and the astonishing Honda Civic Type-R… All new Honda Civic Type R: Civic may have a slightly unfair pedestrian image as … More First Drive : New British Vehicles Sampled