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Suzuki SX4 S-Cross

Suzuki’s latest crossover vehicle – the SX4 S-Cross – is already making a big impression on the market. This impressively frugal vehicle is rivalling the new Nissan Qashqai and has some significant advantages over its Japanese neighbour, writes Ian Strachan. The S-Cross is more car-like than many of its…

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Volvo XC60

Volvo’s range has shown a lot of confidence of late, pitching in with the best. And their latest model is no exception. The XC60 drops right into the compact premium SUV sector, battling the likes of the Range Rover Evoque, the BMW X3 and the Audi Q5 – writes Ian Strachan. And the good news is that in this, one of…

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West Midlands auto specialist picks up MBE

A leading Midlands business support figure swapped her daily role on the shop floor for the prestige of Buckingham Palace on Friday. Rachel Eade, who currently works as the Automotive Sector lead for the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS), received her Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) from His Royal…

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Subaru Forester

The Subaru Forester has always been one of my favourite small 4x4s, with good looks and high specification in a sensible-sized package. It’s a 4×4 with a strong personality and a purposeful look, writes Ian Strachan. And in its all-new form it builds on its strengths of being a tough and capable 4×4, with…

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