Jaguar XJ clinches best used luxury car award
Sep17

Jaguar XJ clinches best used luxury car award

The Jaguar XJ is the best used car in the luxury car class, according to What Car?. It was awarded the coveted accolade at the magazine’s Used Car Of The Year Awards in London last night – where Jaguar Land Rover UK Managing Director Jeremy Hicks was on hand to personally accept the gong. What Car? Editor Jim Holder said: “The Jaguar XJ stood above its opposition because it is the one car in its class that delivers a real wow factor...

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Audi A6 gets fresh new face, better economy and equipment.
Sep05

Audi A6 gets fresh new face, better economy and equipment.

Chauffeurs can now offer even more styling and comfort to clients thanks to a number of improvements on the popular Audi A6 range. On the outside, revisions have been made to the Singleframe grille, the air inlets, the bumpers, the side sills, the rear lights and the tailpipes. Xenon headlamps are now standard on A6 SE models, and LED headlights with dynamic ‘sweeping’ rear indicators for S line versions and above. Matrix LED...

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Mercedes reveals fully armoured S600 Guard model
Aug05

Mercedes reveals fully armoured S600 Guard model

Mercedes-Benz has updated its range of special protection models with the new S 600 Guard based on the new S-Class. The S 600 Guard provides all-round protection to the level of resistance class VR9 along with first-class comfort, AIRMATIC suspension, a powerful V12 engine, intelligent driver assistance systems and unrestricted day-to-day suitability. With its Guard models, Mercedes-Benz has the world’s widest range of special...

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E-Class Hybrid covers 1,223 miles on one tank of fuel
Jun27

E-Class Hybrid covers 1,223 miles on one tank of fuel

A standard, British-registered Mercedes-Benz E 300 BlueTEC HYBRID has driven from Africa to the UK non-stop on one tank of fuel. British journalist Andrew Frankel was behind the adventure. Averaging 73.6 mpg (3.1 l/100 km), the journey took him from Tangier in Northern Africa to the UK, visiting two continents, four countries and three time zones in a total time of 27 hours on the road which he shared with a relief driver – arriving...

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Volvo shows off new luxury interior of forthcoming XC90
May29

Volvo shows off new luxury interior of forthcoming XC90

Volvo has released the first interior images of the all-new Volvo XC90, revealing the most luxurious to have been designed for the manufacturer. “The most striking feature is a tablet-like touch screen control console, which forms the heart of an all-new in-car control system,” said Thomas Ingenlath, Senior Vice President Design of Volvo Cars. This system – full details of which will be released at a later date – is virtually button...

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Bentley reveals celebratory model for UK customers
May23

Bentley reveals celebratory model for UK customers

Bentley is marking its 95th anniversary in the UK by unveiling the ‘Mulsanne 95’, a striking special edition of the company’s luxurious flagship model. Only 15 examples will be hand crafted by Bentley’s Mulliner division in Crewe and all are reserved for customers in the United Kingdom. Their British-inspired colours, as well as a unique wood veneer and range of design cues, all emphasise the exclusive nature of the Mulsanne. Three...

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