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Mazda To Release New Models

Car maker Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that it will premiere its Mazda MX-Crossport new car in Europe at the Frankfurt Motor Show this month. The Mazda MX-Crossport has an "aggressive off-road look", with a lower grille opening and powerful front bumper similar to the Mazda RX-8.

New BMW 130i Reaches 60mph in 6.1 Seconds

With a manual six-speed gear box as standard the new BMW 130i reaches 60mph in a startling 6.1 seconds, while the top speed is limited to 155mph. The new BMW 130i is available with two spec levels, the standard SE or the tricked up M Sport option, and it has to be said the M Sport looks the part.

Citroen Sets Out It's Stall

As the new 55 registration plates near introduction, Citroen is setting out its stall. Alongside the new Citroen C2, the cheap new Citroen C1 city car offers one of the most innovative cheap new cars on the market. According to Citroen the new C2 is aimed at drivers who "appreciate sharp lines, fun performance, affordability and generous equipment levels".

No need for motor trade licensing says OFT

In its report, the OFT report maintained that it had a "stringent code" in place for dealing with unscrupulous practices, rejecting claims for mandatory licensing from the Trading Standards Institute. It pointed to initiatives such as its consumer code approval scheme, which gives a seal of approval to bodies that meet their requirements.

Ford Focus Strong Sales is the UK

The new model of the Focus has proved to be particularly successful in Ford's line-up as it also ranked as the best-selling diesel model available. Meanwhile, Ford's general position in the marketplace has proved to be strong after 347,550 of its units took up 14.2 per cent of the total market.

The New Ford Mondeo Review

With the brand new Ford Mondeo model due to go on sale from June this year, several leading car magazines have been trying it out. WhatCar? recently reviewed the new Ford Mondeo. Giving it a full 5-star score, they commented ‘The Mondeo delivers everything you could possibly expect from a family car. It’s big, safe, comfortable, affordable and extremely refined’.