John Siminster writes for the motoring section of The Independent.
10 June 2012 12:00 AM
There's something awfully familiar about the Peugeot 508 RXH...
03 June 2012 12:00 AM
Minis always felt like nippy motors – but can they really be sports cars?
20 May 2012 12:00 AM
How Ford has cut its Focus's CO2 output without compromising power
13 May 2012 12:00 AM
With its new 4x4, Subaru might just have rediscovered its appeal
29 April 2012 12:00 AM
It's got technodazzle, but is the new Mercedes SL lacking something?
22 April 2012 12:00 AM
Chevrolet's Aveo is at its most battle-ready in its greenest form
15 April 2012 12:00 AM
Porsche's Boxster sheds its apologetic skin to reveal the beast within
08 April 2012 12:00 AM
Can the go-kart feel of Peugeot's 208 make the brand fun again?
25 March 2012 12:00 AM
Can VW's Alltrack (horsebox optional) convince 4x4 neigh-sayers?
11 March 2012 12:00 AM
For the 59 judges from across Europe, six of them from the UK (including me), this was shaping up to be a close contest. Last Monday, the European Car of the Year (COTY) winner was to be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show for the first time. Could Volkswagen's Up mini-car beat Vauxhall's electric-petrol Ampera? Or would high technology rule, as it did in 2011 when the electric Nissan Leaf won?
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