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Hugo Griffiths

As a car fan and ex-English teacher, consumer editor Hugo brings a love of cars and helpful advice to Carbuyer and Auto Express.
New 197bhp petrol engine for Jaguar E-Pace SUV
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New 197bhp petrol engine for Jaguar E-Pace SUV

Entry-level petrol, Adaptive Dynamics and Smart Sense tech added to the Jaguar E-Pace range
11 Jun 2018
New Alpine A110: available to order now from £46,905
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New Alpine A110: available to order now from £46,905

UK pricing announced for the Alpine A110 sports car
7 Jun 2018
Toyota GT86 Club Series Blue Edition launches
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Toyota GT86 Club Series Blue Edition launches

Latest addition to GT86 Club Series offers performance pack option
31 May 2018
New Sport trim level added to Lexus NX range
Lexus NX

New Sport trim level added to Lexus NX range

Lexus has bolstered its NX SUV line-up with a new Sport specification featuring black trim
22 May 2018
Suzuki Swift Sport launch celebrated with £1,500 discount
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Suzuki Swift Sport launch celebrated with £1,500 discount

Keen fans of the Swift Sport will get a big discount if they buy during launch month
21 May 2018
New MoT rules and tougher emissions tests from this weekend
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New MoT rules and tougher emissions tests from this weekend

Tougher diesel emissions tests, new failure categories among upcoming MoT changes
16 May 2018
Vauxhall OnStar: a beginner’s guide
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Vauxhall OnStar: a beginner’s guide

What is OnStar? How does it work and how could it benefit you? When is it being turned off? We explain all
10 May 2018
Soaring petrol and diesel prices
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Soaring petrol and diesel prices

High UK petrol and diesel prices are leading to fewer journeys
10 May 2018
Vauxhall OnStar services to stop in 2020
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Vauxhall OnStar services to stop in 2020

OnStar concierge service to be cancelled; no new Vauxhalls with the system as of 2019
9 May 2018
SEAT and Volkswagen seatbelt safety issue uncovered
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SEAT Arona SUV

SEAT and Volkswagen seatbelt safety issue uncovered

Possible safety issue risks left-rear belt unbuckling in certain situations on Arona, Ibiza and Polo models
9 May 2018
Watchdog: Ford Focus RS sat-nav waits 'a year' for update
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Watchdog: Ford Focus RS sat-nav waits 'a year' for update

Ford says Focus RS navigation can’t be fixed until software update arrives later in the year
23 Apr 2018
Volvo XC40 styling kit to be added to options list
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Volvo XC40 styling kit to be added to options list

Further personalisation options for Volvo’s smallest SUV
5 Apr 2018
Watchdog: Months to sort out squeaky Range Rover Evoque
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Watchdog: Months to sort out squeaky Range Rover Evoque

Ray Hayes was at his ‘wits’ end’ after mechanics couldn’t find source of annoying noise
22 Mar 2018
Ford Fiesta Active available to order now
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Ford Fiesta Active available to order now

Rough-and-tumble crossover joins new Fiesta range
19 Mar 2018
Watchdog: Split seats come back to haunt Volvo XC90 owner
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Watchdog: Split seats come back to haunt Volvo XC90 owner

Unlucky Mark suffers recurrence of cracked leather fault once SUV’s warranty has expired
14 Mar 2018
New Polestar 1 2019: prices, specs and release date
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New Polestar 1 2019: prices, specs and release date

Refundable deposits now being taken for 592bhp petrol-hybrid GT
13 Mar 2018
New 2018 Ford Fiesta ST has 197bhp and track mode
Ford Fiesta ST hatchback

New 2018 Ford Fiesta ST has 197bhp and track mode

2018 Ford Fiesta ST has a turbocharged 1.5-litre petrol with three cylinders and 197bhp
12 Mar 2018
Watchdog: Vauxhall says jerky Mokka X ‘is normal’
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Watchdog: Vauxhall says jerky Mokka X ‘is normal’

Owner Andrew told hesitation is just a characteristic of his small turbo SUV
12 Mar 2018
UK prices revealed for all-new Mercedes A-Class
Mercedes A-Class hatchback

UK prices revealed for all-new Mercedes A-Class

Smallest Mercedes boasts new engines and clever infotainment
5 Mar 2018
Drivers call for equal rights for cats and dogs
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Drivers call for equal rights for cats and dogs

Poll finds laws for reporting run-over cats out of step with public opinion, echoing proposals from Labour
14 Feb 2018
Volkswagen teases new flagship Touareg SUV
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Volkswagen teases new flagship Touareg SUV

Official sketch offers a taste of the most upmarket VW SUV yet.
9 Feb 2018
New Mercedes Sprinter van unveiled
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New Mercedes Sprinter van unveiled

Car-like comfort and an all-electric version of Mercedes' biggest van
9 Feb 2018
Volkswagen up! GTI now on sale
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Volkswagen up! GTI now on sale

Junior hot hatch on sale now, priced from £13,750
18 Jan 2018
Jeep Cherokee gets a refresh for 2018
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Jeep Cherokee gets a refresh for 2018

New SUV set for mid-2018 UK release; exact specs to be confirmed
16 Jan 2018
New engine for updated Honda Jazz
Honda Jazz hatchback

New engine for updated Honda Jazz

Facelifted supermini gets new Sport trim level with 128bhp 1.5-litre petrol engine
4 Jan 2018
Seven seats for new Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace
Volkswagen Tiguan SUV

Seven seats for new Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

VW's longer, more practical medium SUV starts at £29,000
4 Jan 2018
SEAT Leon Cupra R sells out in UK
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SEAT Leon Cupra R sells out in UK

The 24 examples of SEAT's fastest-ever road car bound for the UK all have buyers
4 Jan 2018
Nissan Leaf prices start below £22k
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Nissan Leaf prices start below £22k

Full Nissan Leaf electric car model range is on sale now
2 Jan 2018
Zero-star safety rating for Fiat Punto
Fiat Punto hatchback

Zero-star safety rating for Fiat Punto

Euro NCAP consider Fiat’s aging supermini as ‘past its sell-by date’
13 Dec 2017
Orders now being taken for luxurious new Lexus LS
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Orders now being taken for luxurious new Lexus LS

Lexus’ range-topping saloon gets plenty of technology, luxury and safety kit
11 Dec 2017
697bhp Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk is UK-bound
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697bhp Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk is UK-bound

Hellcat-powered Jeep claims 'fastest SUV' tag
30 Nov 2017
2018 Range Rover facelift revealed
Range Rover SUV

2018 Range Rover facelift revealed

Flagship Range Rover now available as a hybrid and is more luxurious than ever
28 Nov 2017
Vauxhall Viva Rocks on sale now
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Vauxhall Viva Rocks on sale now

The smallest car in Vauxhall’s range gets tough range-topper
23 Nov 2017
Renault Trafic SpaceClass launched
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Renault Trafic SpaceClass launched

Nine-seater Mercedes V-Class rival on sale now
21 Nov 2017
New Subaru Impreza prices and specification announced
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New Subaru Impreza prices and specification announced

New Subaru Impreza hatchback will start from £23,995
16 Nov 2017
New Kia Stinger: prices, specs and release date
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New Kia Stinger: prices, specs and release date

Kia Stinger on sale now and priced from £31,995; deliveries start in January 2018
14 Nov 2017