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  1. Footdown

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... offroader expected to cakewalk a five-star rating in the European New Car Assessment Programme's (NCAP) crash tests, alongside the Ford Galaxy, Mercedes-Benz B-Class, Lexus IS and the Citroen ... William Wadsworth Buy a Lotus Elise R (HK$649,000) or any of three Exige S demonstrator cars (from HK$765,000) this month, or while stocks last, and Richburg Motors will fly you ...

  2. Wah-wah vroom!

    Posted Nov 11th 2006, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... lights and radio, the BMW can be heavy on the road at 365kg, says its rider, Senior Fireman Wong Tat-ming. The firebike is called out about five times a week for jobs ranging from car crashes ... of the Mania Club. Classic biker Foster says he asked the government to hold the event two years ago, when he applied for the Classic Car Club's annual Chater Road permit. 'After numerous ...

  3. Footdown

    Posted Aug 22nd 2009, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... with Euro NCAP's four-star or five-star rating for crash protection, the institute says. But a great car is no substitute for good driving, and British drivers under 25 are involved in almost ... the dealer says. The muscular four-door car revives the name of the Le Mans track straight after 17 years and has yet to be priced for Hong Kong. The marque offers few technical details, ...

  4. Footdown

    Posted May 30th 2009, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... Edited by William Wadsworth Audi wins five-star safety score The Audi Q5 (right) we reviewed on May 16 earned a five-star rating in the European New Car Assessment Programme, the Brussels-based testers said on Wednesday. That's good news for Audi because Euro NCAP has toughened its crash testing this year to include the new rear impact (whiplash) tests and the availability ...

  5. John Koh Boon-huat

    Posted Oct 29th 2005, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... My first crash or ticket: I reversed my Volvo hatchback into a professor's MGB in the dormitory car park when I was at the University of Manchester. I couldn't see the roadster ... modified to 240 brake horsepower and AP Racing Brake Calipers on Prodrive lightweight wheels. I needed a small car, and the Golf's more practical than a Mini Cooper S. My career in cars ...

  6. Footdown

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... Motors spokeswoman Sancy Chan. Alfa Romeo has some fine cars, with the swish GT and the new 156 earning a five-star Euro crash-test rating. We look forward to seeing the Spider, the chunky Brera ... to join a readers' tribute to Ferrari, as we did for Porsche, a couple of years ago. If you've ever owned a Ferrari, or have fond memories of one, e-mail cars@scmp.com, and we'll ...

  7. Footdown

    Posted Jan 03rd 2009, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... roads as a result. The overpowered Mercedes C63 AMG is huge fun but should come with a hairy chest wig and crash helmet as standard. Our pick for a real-world sports car is the wonderful Mazda ... Edited by William Wadsworth Alphard strikes gold The Toyota Alphard won the gold award and best luxury multi-purpose vehicle awards at our sister publication Automobile's Car ...

  8. Footdown

    Posted Aug 30th 2008, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... over the steering and automatically manoeuvres the car into the parking space', the marque says. The A-Class' safety has also been improved with the introduction of adaptive brake ... to respond more rapidly and prevent a collision,' the marque says. Mercedes-Benz has also fitted crash-responsive emergency lighting to the A-Class' interior that 'is switched ...

  9. Jeep and cheerful

    Posted Jan 03rd 2009, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... in the good times yet sticks by you when the market crashes. Designed inside to look rugged in Macdonnell Road without seeming a softie outside Sai Kung, this boxy car can still impress in Mid-Levels ... The Suzuki Jimny is compact and economical, making it the cutback car of choice, writes William Wadsworth Once we drove the car of a millionaire. Then came Bear Stearns, Lehmans ...

  10. Matthew Marsh

    Posted Oct 22nd 2005, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... bike. The worst car or bike I ever had: I rented a Renault Megane when racing in England. The racing technical term 's***box' sums it up quite nicely. My first crash or ticket: ... to have a car after a decade in Hong Kong without one. I had been racing an E36 M3 in Europe and really liked the car. When I was renovating my apartment in 2002, it was useful to be able to drop ...




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