Month: September 2016

Nissan X-Trail DCi 130 Tekna

My beloved Nina likes nothing more than a warm wallow with a magazine and good music. She is usually much less keen on family gatherings. But when she found herself heading to “Family Day” in the X-Trail, in the luxurious

Posted in Eco Echo

Mercedes Citan 109CDI Long Tourer

Like most men, the Citan comes in either Long or Extra Long variants. Being a person of simple pleasures I opted for the Long, it is also the most eco model at 112g/km CO2 and potentially better than 60mpg. Mercedes

Posted in Green Car Tests

Scrambler Classic by Ducati

I am obviously regarded as a fashion pioneer by my friends and family. The Grunge, Metrosexual and Hipster movements owe a lot to my lead. I have shirts that were derided in the 80’s – and still are, I shop

Posted in Motorcycles

Kia Sorento 2.2 CRDI KX-3

Kia are an odd car company. They are odd in that they offer a seven year warranty across the range, not the industry standard three, they are odd in that they consistently put the customer first, hence why they are

Posted in Green Car Tests

Volvo V40 D3

Do you drive a company car? Is it a Volvo V40? No? Then go and tell your fleet manager that he is ruining your life. From its release a few years ago the V40 has set new standards in safety,

Posted in Green Car Tests