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The best and worst cars of the 1990s

McLaren F1

In the motoring world, the 1990s were the decade when manufacturers embraced sophistication. Journalist Rob Griffin sorts the wheat from the chaff.

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The best and worst cars of the 1980s

BRIAN the Robot standing by Ferrari Testarossa

The cars of the 1980s were just what you’d expect: glamourous, OTT but often totally naff. Journalist Rob Griffin sorts the winners from the losers.

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The best and worst cars of the 1970s

Ford Granada

Films, fashion, music: the 70s were a mixed bag indeed. The same is true for cars of that decade. We look at the best and worst motors.

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The five greatest Audis of all time

Audi Quattro

There’s no shortage of fantastic German motor manufacturers but Audi has always managed to hold its own. We look at the best of the brand.

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The five most significant cars of all time

Mini

Which cars have made the greatest impression over the past century? Motoring journalist Rob Griffin picks five of the most influential vehicles ever made.

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The best and worst Volvos of all time

Volvo P1800

Volvos appeared almost a century ago and have enjoyed a reputation for being well designed and reliable. Motoring journalist Rob Griffin looks at the best and worst.

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Legal ruling puts motorsport venues under threat

British touring car championship 2012

The Supreme Court has upheld a couple’s noise complaint against a motor stadium despite the fact they knew they were moving next door to a racetrack.

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Five of the best Alfa Romeos

Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione

With starring roles in hit movies, television series and music videos, Alfa Romeos are stylish and irresistible. Rob Griffin picks his top five.

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The best hot hatches ever made

Suzuki Swift Sport

Do you prefer the raw 80s hatches or their more refined modern counterparts? Motor journalist Rob Griffin counts down the six best hot hatches of all time.

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61% fall in car tax dodgers

Car tax discs

The number of car tax dodgers has fallen by 61% in the past five years. We look at the cause of this drop - and drivers' inventive excuses for not paying.

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Rob Griffin

Rob Griffin

Rob Griffin is a freelance journalist who regularly appears in national publications, including The Independent and Daily Express. He covers motoring, business, and personal finance issues.

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