First Drive: Can Mercedes V-Class repeat global success of Viano?
Apr09

First Drive: Can Mercedes V-Class repeat global success of Viano?

TheChauffeur.com report, Dr. Ian Kuah gets behind the wheel of the new Mercedes-Benz V-Class to find out if it lives up to the standards Viano chauffeurs are used to… From the moment you climb on board, the new V-Class feels premium and special, the leather-covered dashboard and state-of-the art controls striking a clear relationship with the new C and S-Class. The electrically activated sliding doors on both sides are a big...

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Can Range Rover Long Wheelbase compete with top sellers?
Apr04

Can Range Rover Long Wheelbase compete with top sellers?

The perfect chauffeur car consists of a number if vital factors, and there are only a handful of cars within the chauffeur market that tick all the boxes. Comfort, rear legroom, boot space, economy, safety and desirability are some of the major factors we look at when reviewing a chauffeur vehicle for this site, and over the last ten years, we’ve only given the thumbs up to a small amount of them. Late last year, Jaguar Land...

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First image released of Bentley SUV.
Mar20

First image released of Bentley SUV.

Bentley Motors today released the first picture of the Bentley SUV, due to hit roads in 2016. It will be the most luxurious and powerful SUV on the market, setting it apart from any other SUV, true to the brand hallmarks of luxury, performance, quality and craftsmanship. Dr Wolfgang Schreiber, Chairman and Chief Executive at Bentley Motors, commenting at a press conference in London, said: “It will create a completely new segment in...

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Audi invents solution to avoid traffic light congestion
Mar13

Audi invents solution to avoid traffic light congestion

Audi has invented a solution to save hundreds of millions of litres of fuel and cut Co2 emissions by up to 15 per cent as it releases information about an advanced traffic light information system. Audi Online traffic light information harnesses the power of in-car internet in a new way via Audi connect to establish a link between the car and the traffic light network via the central traffic computer in each town or city. It quickly...

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Rolls-Royce Unveil Ghost Series II improving looks and technology
Mar07

Rolls-Royce Unveil Ghost Series II improving looks and technology

Rolls-Royce has unveiled a major update to its Ghost model which includes a number of cosmetic changes and updates inside the cabin. The Ghost Series II was official launched at the 2014 Geneva Salon this week bringing with it re-sculpted headlights, with unbroken daytime running lights framing a new, more dynamic shape, giving Ghost Series II a distinct visual signature from the front. The front of the car has also been revised with...

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Porsche Panamera one to watch in chauffeur car sector
Feb28

Porsche Panamera one to watch in chauffeur car sector

When you tell others you work as a chauffeur, I would lay money you are regularly asked “What celebrities have you driven?” For many the answer is “None”, which normally disappoints. The reason I say this is because when people find out I review chauffeur vehicles for a living, the first question normally asked is “What’s the best car you’ve ever driven?”. It’s an extremely hard...

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