Motoring & Fleet

ROAD TEST: Peugeot 5008

By Ian Strachan Whatever Peugeot tries, it does very well indeed. And its roomy and versatile 5008 family compact MPV is no exception, writes Ian Strachan. Be in no doubt, the 5008 seven-seater is a very good vehicle. Plus it is one of the safest on the road, getting a Euro NCAP five-star rating under the most…

Motoring & FleetEast Midlands
ROAD TEST: VW Beetle R-Line

By Ian Strachan The Volkswagen Beetle is one of those cars that puts a smile on your face. It was re-launched in 2012 with a freshen-up last year, and looks more like the original than the previous iteration, though you won’t find the engine in the back! This Beetle has the engine where it should be, and very good …

Motoring & FleetEast Midlands
ROAD TEST: Fiat 500X – 2018

By Ian Strachan Italy’s favourite bambino – the Fiat 500 – has suddenly grown up before our eyes. The 500X has turned Fiat’s baby from the cutesy cinquecento to a bit of a brute, writes Ian Strachan. In the same way that the Mini is now more of a Midi, so, in 500X guise, the little Fiat 500 can’t be…

Motoring & FleetEast Midlands