John Simister

John Siminster writes for the motoring section of The Independent.

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Motoring review: Citroën C4 Picasso 1.6 e-HDi VTR+

Is the new Picasso evidence of a renaissance at Citroën?

Motoring review: Peugeot 308 1.6 e-HDi

Is it third time lucky for Peugeot?

Motoring review: Bentley Flying Spur

Is Bentley's saloon more luxurious for losing its sporty edge?

Motoring review: Fiat 500L 1.6 Multijet Pop Star

Can Fiat's classic 500 retain its charm as an MPV?

Motoring Review: VW Beetle Cabriolet 50s edition

Do we still have the bug for the retro Beetle cabriolet?

Motoring review: Renault Zoe

Is Renault's Zoe ready to lead the electric advance?

Motoring review: Jaguar F-Type V6 S

Dare we say it? The successor to the E-type is finally here…

Motoring review: Jaguar XF Sportbrake Portfolio 3.0 DS

No matter how big the load, Jaguar's new estate will tow it in style.

Motoring review: Citroën DS3 Cabrio DSport THP 155

Don't look back because you won't see much with the top down in Citroën's DS3

Motoring review: Nissan Juke Nismo really puts the 'S' in this SUV

Price: From £19,995
Engine: 1,618cc, four cylinders, 16 valves, turbo, 200bhp at 6,000rpm
Transmission: Six-speed gearbox, front-wheel drive (4x4 with continuously variable transmission auto optional
Performance: 134mph, 0-62 in 7.8sec, 40.9mpg, CO2 159g/km

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