Volvo S60 20V SE
It’s addictive and it’s probably endorsed by the boards of management of oil companies worldwide.
Jaguar X-Type 3.0 V6
Weekends: a great time for taking a car for a cobweb-clearing blast along country roads. Weekend mornings, anyway, when the traffic is lighter. Early summer weekends, the sun shining, the roads dry and inviting, the sheer pleasure of tackling a demanding road in a thoroughbred car. Well, that’s the dream. And that was what was supposed to happen with us and the rich blue Jaguar X-Type 3.0 V6 Sport
Mazda MPV 3.0-litre
I don’t really have a use for a seven-seat MPV. Usually there’s only two of us in a car and the most we ever carry is four people.
Subaru Impreza WRX
If you’ve driven one you might be excused for wondering whether Subaru’s potent Impreza WRX really needed any more power.
Suzuki Ignis Sport
They were smirking, the members of the Trader Group smoking club as the Suzuki Ignis Sport and I eased out of the ACP Media Centre’s visitors’ carpark.
Subaru Impreza GX
Journalists are a cynical bunch, motoring writers no less so than the hacks who try to make sense of the world of politics. So when Subaru New Zealand merrily announced that it was about to market a cut-price Impreza there was an almost universal “Yeah right” – just like the Tui beer billboards.