Category: Motoring and Machinery

Space and pace in 4×4 guise

by Huw Thomas, vice chairman, Welsh Motoring Writers CURREnT Insignia was General Motors’ last big European project before it sold Opel-Vauxhall to PSA (Peugeot Citroen) in 2017. ‘Grand Sport Tourer’ (hatch) and ‘Sports Tourer’...

Defin itive 4x4s ren ewed

by Huw Thomas, vice chairman, Welsh Motoring Writers IF a good pedigree is the result of sound heredity and careful husbandry then the new Suzuki Jimny and Jeep Wrangler are a case in point....

Ford Ranger revamp

Scheduled for a mid- year arrival here, Ford’s “mid-life refresh” for the current Ranger goes beyond the usual front-end “facelift” and posher, more refined interior. Collision and pedestrian detection alert/auto-braking together with (driver activated)...

New improved Kia ProCeed

by Huw Thomas, vice chairman, Welsh Motoring Writers ‘SerieS 1’ Ceed (2006-2012) was Kia’s first car to be designed as well as produced in europe. ‘Series 2’ came in 2012 and this saw the...

Musso pick-up pulls its weight

by Huw Thomas, chairman, Welsh Motoring Writers PICk-uPS, in one form or another, have featured in SsangYong’s line-up since 1993. Sometimes badged Musso Sports or Actyon Sports elsewhere, confusion was added by the existence...