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The best James Bond cars that aren’t Aston Martins

September 17 2018

James Bond, the world’s greatest spy (albeit, in fiction only) has had more than his fair share of incredible cars over the years. Bond is best-known for his connection with iconic British brand Aston Martin, of course, but that doesn’t mean he’s not tried his hand behind the wheel of some other vehicles too.

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First drive: The SsangYong Turismo is far better than its looks suggest

September 3 2018

What is it? The demise of the MPV means that seven-seaters are becoming more limited. Put simply, three-row crossovers tend to be five-seaters with two very tiny rear seats – unsuitable for all but the smallest of children.Enter the SsangYong Turismo – an unashamedly old-school MPV with genuine space for seven adults and a bargain price tag. But what compromises have to be made to sell a car the size of a small country for the price of a family hatchback?

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Best MPVs on sale today

August 21 2018

It might seem as though the MPV sector is dead. It’s certainly a shrinking class – while back in the early 2000s just about every manufacturer offered a slab-sided people-mover, your options in 2018 are rather more limited as these practical machines are phased out in favour of ‘in-trend’ SUVs.