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  • It’s all about the journey!

    It’s all about the journey!

    Banif Bank has given its car loan a fresh new look focusing on the concept of ‘It’s all about the journey!’ Boasting a range of features and very competitive rates, the car loan forms part of the bank’s Personal Loans Plus Protection line of...

  • Renault-Nissan sells its 250,000th electric car

    Renault-Nissan sells its 250,000th electric car

    The Renault-Nissan Alliance, the world's leader in zero-emission mobility, has sold its 250,000th electric vehicle: a white Renault ZOE sold to a French engineer. The alliance reached the historic milestone in early June, 4½ years after the launch...

  • Chris Evans to host Top Gear after U-turn

    Chris Evans to host Top Gear after U-turn

    DJ Chris Evans has been revealed as the new host of Top Gear, following months of rumours over who would replace ousted favourite Jeremy Clarkson. Speculation has now shifted to who will co-host alongside Evans, after the BBC also confirmed for...

  • Amber gamblers

    Amber gamblers

    Amber gambler, red light runner or traffic light warrior? They are all innocuous nicknames but they make light of a serious driving threats. Going through a red traffic light in your car or any other vehicle is one of the most dangerous driving...

  • A car with attitude!

    A car with attitude!

    Robust and very mature looking, the Fiat 500X complements its smaller 500 sibling by offering added space and versatility while still retaining its classic Italian style. Has anyone seen the advert on TV? The newly launched Fiat 500X literally...

  • Ira Losco chooses BMW

    Ira Losco chooses BMW

    BMW Malta together with Muscats Motors Limited recently launched the new BMW 1 Series in the presence of one of Malta’s leading artists, Ira Losco, who has chosen the 1 Series as her new drive. “I am so excited about my brand new drive and can’t...

  • Opel Adam Rocks sets new trends in small cars

    Opel Adam Rocks sets new trends in small cars

    As an adventure-loving open air car, a stylish trendsetter and an individualisation champion, the new Opel Adam Rocks plays many roles perfectly. And as a three-door urban pocket-crossover, it also opens up a new market niche. Opel designers have...

  • China-bound

    China-bound

    Since the 2015 Dakar, Team Peugeot Total has continued to work on the development of technical evolutions for its Peugeot 2008 DKR. This ongoing programme will now also include participation in this summer’s 15-day China Grand Rally (CGR). Team...

  • An ideal drive… whatever the road

    An ideal drive… whatever the road

    The latest five-door Smart ForFour thoroughly compliments the delightful Smart ForTwo which we at MOTORING enjoyed driving a few weeks ago. Passenger comfort always figures high up on the list of priorities with the Daimler group and the latest...

  • ‘Innovation’ is the word

    ‘Innovation’ is the word

    The new VW Passat, in all its versions, is regarded to be one of the most successful mid-class cars in the world and with over 1.1 million units sold in in 2014, is one of the highest volume series of the Volkswagen Group worldwide. Now in its...

  • Estates of play

    Estates of play

    There’s something uniquely special and appealing about estates. Instead of being reduced to nothing more than large, utilitarian and less desirable spin-offs from popular hatchbacks and saloons, an estate car often has a tendency of becoming the...

  • Toyota takes fuel cell research to nano-particle level

    Toyota takes fuel cell research to nano-particle level

    When it comes to securing the best performance from its hydrogen fuel cell technology, Toyota’s scrutiny is reaching unprecedented levels with a new monitoring system that plots the behaviour of nanometre-sized – one-millionth of millimetre –...

  • Driving is a serious affair

    Driving is a serious affair

    During a recent discussion with a car engineer regarding the many numerous car safety features that are constantly being developed, I could not help but ask him if cars would, one day, be equipped with a ‘brain’. He grinned and explained that a...

  • Opel Adam’s Easytronic 3.0 option

    Opel Adam’s Easytronic 3.0 option

    The Opel Adam is now even more unique. It has increased the options for transmissions with the Easytronic 3.0, the latest in automated transmission technology, for drivers who no longer want to shift themselves permanently. This new system not...

  • Two days, millions of miles

    Two days, millions of miles

    Just ride… it’s a simple idea that expresses the passion that unites motorcycle riders the world over, regardless of age, location or brand. It’s also all anyone needs to do to join the thousands of Harley-Davidson motorcycle riders and Harley...

  • Drifting with a twist

    Drifting with a twist

    It was Mothers’ Day with a twist for those mothers who joined up for the Malta Driving Association’s second round of the Malta Drifting Championship 2015. The competition is becoming tougher and tougher as participating drivers are constantly...

  • Celebrating 60 years of DS history ‘1955-2015’

    Celebrating 60 years of DS history ‘1955-2015’

    DS Week recently came to a close in Paris. The marque organised this major event to celebrate the 60th birthday of the DS and the world launch of the new French automotive brand. Over nearly 4,000m² of exhibition space was made available to...

  • Rosberg, roulette winner

    Rosberg, roulette winner

    Following the signing of a lucrative three year contract with team Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton came to Monaco to win with dominance, claiming his first pole of the principality and leading the race from the very start. All was going well for Hamilton...

  • Volunteer firemen do it for free!

    Volunteer firemen do it for free!

    Fire engine enthusiast and voluntary fireman Raymond Galea explains to MOTORING how he was not put off by the sheer hard work involved in the nut and bolt restoration job of an old fire engine. Classic vehicles never featured in any way on the...

  • Ariel Atoms with wings

    Ariel Atoms with wings

    Some people were born to fly and you’ll find plenty of them on the Red Bull Air Race circuit. MOTORING meets last year’s world champion to find out more about one of motorsport’s most thrilling series. Imagine yourself some several hundred feet...

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