• Posts Tagged ‘saloon’

    New Mazda3 is pure driving pleasure

    by  • May 23, 2012 • Car Reviews, Test Drives

    2012 Mazda 3 exterior - left side

    Mazda is known as a driver’s car and it has certainly gotten it right with the new Mazda3 Facelift. With a sleek and stylish looking exterior, the Mazda3 opens up to a spacious interior, with plenty of legroom for driver and passenger alike. The model I was driving was very comfortable, with a fabric...

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    Opel and its magic mirrors

    by  • April 4, 2012 • Car Reviews, Test Drives

    2011 Opel Insignia exterior - right side

    If I could only use one word to recommend the Opel Insignia it would be mirrors – wing mirrors to be exact. It may seem an odd feature to hang a car review on, but these are magic wing mirrors – they adjust their view when you put the car in reverse and return...

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    Avensis is an agile mountain climber

    by  • February 15, 2012 • Car Reviews, Test Drives

    2012 Toyota Avensis exterior - right front

    The new Toyota Avensis is a wonderful car to drive. I was impressed by its agility, its lovely, smooth drive and its handling when I took it out on the Dublin Mountains. It’s an elegant looking car, which is very spacious both back and front and also has a massive boot, with a hatch...

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    Head turning style in the Audi A6

    by  • June 8, 2011 • Car Reviews, Test Drives

    2011 Audi A6 exterior front left static

    Slide behind the wheel of an Audi A6 and you slip into a world of sheer luxury. Like its bigger sibling the A7, the all new A6 is eye-catching – an elegant yet sporty ­ looking car. I prefer the A6’s saloon silhouette to the long coupe-style back of the A7, though. While the...

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    Skoda Superb is just so

    by  • April 27, 2011 • Car Reviews, Test Drives

    2011 Skoda Superb exterior - right front

    ONE of the first things you notice when sitting in to the Skoda Superb is that it is absolutely massive. The Czech car manufacturer’s top of the range executive offering provides both driver and passengers with oodles of leg room, both front and back. In fact, building on the previous generation, the new Skoda...

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