The GTE badge was first ushered in with the VW Golf and it eventually made its way to the more conservative Passat. Bolting a plug-in petrol-electric propulsion unit to a model that is best known for its diesel pulling power was perhaps a brave move for Volkswagen. But it seems to have paid off with… Continue reading VW Passat GTE
You might be forgiven for thinking that the Black Edition Audi A4 makes reference to this new special edition cars exterior colour. No. That would be too obvious. Instead, Black Edition versions of both Saloon and Avant variants offer a broader range of equipment additions, specifically privacy glass, black exterior styling pack, flat-bottomed steering wheel, piano… Continue reading Audi A4 Black Edition. Also available in black.
For many decades, the roadster of the “King of Rock’n’Roll” was regarded as a mystery on wheels.
Chinese copycat cars. Whatever we may think of them our friends in China continue to churn them out like there is no tomorrow. Not even the mighty BMW could stop them (although they did try). And with the Shanghai motor show just around the corner, it shows no sign of slowing down either. Here’s a… Continue reading Chinese Copycats – Can you spot the difference?
Car adverts. Most are forgettable. Some are just plain awful. Occasionally, however, there is the odd moment of brilliance. Here are some of our favourite car adverts of the 80’s. Ah the memories. Saab 900 Turbo The rather tenuous link between a Saab and an aircraft is used to the full in this advert. It… Continue reading Car adverts of the 80’s. Loadsa money.