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Car review: New Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback exterior

The new Subaru Outback is a joy to drive and has a more premium feel than its predecessor, writes car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Car review: Audi Q5

Audi Q5 exterior

Made as solidly as an oak table and yet as light as a feather on the road, the updated Audi Q5 is a dream drive, writes car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Car review: New Mitsubishi Outlander

Mitsubishi Outlander front view

The new Mitsubishi Outlander is a great car but is it worth the hefty £34,000 price tag? Car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay put it to the test.

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Nissan Qashqai voted car of the year

Nissan Qashqai 2014

The Nissan Qashqai has been voted car of the year at the 2014 What Car? Awards, the UK's most prestigious motor contest. Car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay appraises the winning motors.

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Car review: New MG3

New MG3

Some cars try too hard to look funky. The new supermini from MG is one of them, writes car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Cars to look out for in 2014

New Peugeot RCZ R

With motor sales booming, manufacturers plan to take advantage in 2014 with an array of new and redesigned models. We have a look at the best.

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Your guide to 2013’s most desirable motors

Citroen C4 Picasso

Whether it’s a hybrid, a 4x4, or a sports car you’re after, there’s more choice than ever in dealerships. Tim Barnes-Clay rounds up 2013’s best motors.

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Car review: Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Mercedes-Benz A-Class exterior

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has thrown off its conservative image with a dramatic makeover - and the results are stunning, says car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Car Review: SEAT Ibiza FR

SEAT Ibiza FR exterior

The decidedly sporty SEAT Ibiza FR mixes good looks with solid performance and could be the perfect car for the young professional, writes Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Car review: New Citroën C4 Picasso

New Citroen C4 Picasso exterior

Despite a complicated control panel, the Citroën C4 Picasso is a good-looking and secure family vehicle, writes car reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Tim Barnes-Clay

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Tim is an experienced motoring writer with a background in radio and TV journalism. He puts his pedal to the metal each week with his must-read car reviews.

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