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If your name is Gary or Deborah chances are you live in a house, drive a Citroen Picasso and are in the 45 to 54 age group

Smart Moves: The car is not the only star

Volvo is moving into the fast track in staff training, says Rachelle Thackray

Motoring: Pint-sized pizazz

Road test Fiat Seicento, by Roger Bell

Smart Moves: The truck stops here

Women's organisational and caring, sharing skills are in demand in the most male of preserves. And the transport industry finds it a delight, writes Rachelle Thackray

Road Test: Seat Arosa 1.0 - A Tardis that tangos

Seat predicts a big future for small runabouts as congestion and pollution increase. Its new Arosa aims to provide in a cheap, minuscule package the ambience of a family saloon a size or two bigger. Up-market accoutrements such as power steering, anti-lock brakes, air conditioning and automatic transmission are all on the menu.

ALMOST A TRIUMPH

THE TWO-WHEEL TEST

Smart move for watch that turned into a car

The most radical car to be sold in Europe in decades - and the most environmentally friendly - has just been unveiled by its makers. The new Smart, a joint venture between Mercedes-Benz and the Swiss company SMH, makers of the Swatch watch, will go on sale in mainland Europe next spring.

Letter: Forced into cynicism by our undemocratic way of voting

Sir: Like Pascal Smart ("I'll not vote - it won't change a thing", 18 March) I have no intention of voting for any political party. Unlike him I am not young (47) and have no interest one way or the other in the legalisation of drugs, or in the EU, single European currencies and so on. I am very interested in the planet that I live on and its future.

THE HANRATTY CASE: I'm dying tomorrow, please clear my name

A petty crook was hanged for what was dubbed the crime of the century. But he didn't do it, writes Jason Bennetto

Football : Timely efforts kill off Carlisle

Carlisle Sheffield Wednesday 2 Whittingham 11, Booth 47 Atten dance: 16,104

Get Smart pulled out of Badminton

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Smart coats for all occasions

Marie O'Mahony discovers a new fabric that warms or cools in response to the body's temperature

Falling in and falling about

fishing lines

Too Smart just clever enough

Genevieve Murphy believes that Get Smart's successor can help Karen Dixon to her best finish at the Badminton Three-Day Event which starts tomorrow

The four most frugal town cars

Official government fuel consumption figures for every new car include one for urban driving, but you can never expect to match the figure in real traffic, because the official test is based on unrealistically gentle rates of acceleration and very low speeds. This is likely to change in the next couple of years to reflect real-world conditions.

Drive with the Leeds

Leeds Building Society is offering a Peugeot 106 Mardi Gras in a competition open to anyone who successfully applies for a Leeds personal loan during September and October. Entry forms are available from all Leeds branches.
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