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Seat Leon, Ford Focus, Vauxhall Astra versus Mazda 3 - warm hatch group test

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Welcome to the domain of the accidental hot hatchback, the somewhat limelight-shy, affordable driver’s car. It may not be a place you’ve been seeking out, but it could become so once you’ve read this group test.

UK: Best selling cars 2005

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After three consecutive years at record levels, the local carmarket decelerated by five percent, to 2.44 million sales. The Ford Focus celebrated seven straight years at number one in the sales charts with 15,000 more registrations than the Vauxhall Astra in 2005.

UK: Best selling cars 1985

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Cold War was thawing in 1985, and PM Margaret Thatcher was in her second term. In response to the Heysel Stadium tragedy in Belgium, all English football clubs were banned from European competition for five years. The Ford Escort was the best-selling cars in 1985, with the Vauxhall Cavalier in second.

2018 Buick Regal And Its 2017 Opel Insignia Twin

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - SUVs and crossovers may be all the rage today, but GM isn’t ready to give up on the still going strong mid-size segment and is preparing a common replacement for the Buick Regal and its European brethren, the Opel / Vauxhall Insignia.

April Fools' Day: the best jokes from manufacturers

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Every year on April 1, manufacturers try their very hardest to fool us with their best attempts at April Fools' joke stories. We've rounded up our favourites, from this year and previous April Fools' days.