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Rallying: Citroen's innovation leaves rivals trailing

FRANCE'S PHILIPPE Bugalski, driving a Citroen, leads the Rally of Catalunya with just five special stages between him and a record victory today.

RALLYING: McRae's pain in Spain

COLIN McRAE was on the brink of retiring from the Catalunya Rally yesterday after seeing his chances of completing a hat-trick of victories end in Spain.

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The Ford Focus is a little estate with room to spare.

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Every week Ruth Padel discusses a contemporary poet through an example of their work.

Motoring: The diesel Holy Grail

The alternative to petrol is no longer slow and smelly

My Worst Car: Andy McNab's Renault 5

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Motoring: For lovers of luggers

John Simister tests the efficiency, handling, style and ride of Citroen's new Xsara Estate

Motoring: Citroen goes for a round with Golf

Citroen found itself a new market with the ZX, now with the Xsara it's competing with the Volkswagen, says John Fordham
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