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The Lupo GTi…

The Lupo GTi was a ‘blink and you miss it’ machine, and that’s a shame, because it was brilliant.


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Tools of the trade…

Buying a car is fraught with dangers. Handily though, we live in the future. So we can arm ourselves.


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The Audi S3…

The Audi S3 was the first small, hot Audi, and it was mega. And now it’s cheap.


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The Volkswagen Jetta…

The Jetta appeals to different demographic than the Golf. As such, it’s a solid buy.


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More detritus that doesn’t deserve its own post…

Another snapshot of automotive misery I owned, though none that warrant the effort of an individual post.


The Audi TT…

If you buy one only to have someone call you a hairdresser, give them a slap. They couldn’t be more wrong.


The Skoda Fabia vRS

A Skoda. A diesel Skoda at that. And yes, you bloody well should buy one.


The Skoda Octavia vRS…

First person to make a joke about Skodas get a slap in the mush, got it?


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The ‘new’ Volkswagen Beetle…

Like the old one, but with more Golf underneath it and more water cooling the engine.


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Not Herbie – The VW Beetles

Because I thought I was a hippy, or something. No, actually, it was cheap and near my house…