Daihatsu Sirion Rally IV – First it lost out to Mercedes’ E-Class, and now it has truly fallen from its pedestal. The venerable BMW 5-Series has been beaten again… this time by a Daihatsu supermini. No, seriously. The new Sirion…

Daihatsu Charade All clued up – There’s no need to play Give Us a Clue when it comes to making up your mind about Daihatsu’s new Charade. Although the model won’t be on sale in the UK until July, Auto…

Daihatsu Copen – You don’t have to enter a reality TV show to find out what it feels like to be a minor celebrity – simply drive a Daihatsu Copen down a busy British street and you’ll quickly realise that…

Daihatsu YRV Turbo 130 – Subtle is not a word that the designers at Daihatsu are familiar with. Following the decision to bring the distinctive Copen roadster to the UK, bosses will now import this banzai turbocharged version of the…

Daihatsu Sirion – Big things are expected from small cars these days. Supermini drivers want a vehicle that offers more than no-frills transport. Refinement, versatility and practicality are all high on the agenda. Big things are expected from small cars…

Daihatsu Sirion 1.3 SE – Can’t wait for the next Toyota Yaris? Then take a test drive in Daihatsu’s all-new Sirion. Although the Yaris won’t arrive in UK showrooms until September, the Sirion is here now. And with cutting-edge underpinnings…

Daihatsu Terios 2005 – Popularity isn’t something Daihatsu’s Terios has enjoyed over the past few years. While the tiny 4×4 has found favour with an enthusiastic minority of budget buyers, dull styling, poor cabin space and underpowered engines have ruined…

Daihatsu Terios 2006 – The Daihatsu Terios has grown up! We find out how the second-generation model shifted its rough and ready image By Marc Mustard. Although the previous-generation model of the Daihatsu Terios was a robust little workhorse with…

Daihatsu Terios SX – The Terios looks smart from all angles, with only a cheap spare wheel cover complete with a garish Eighties-style graphic spoiling things. Daihatsu’s Terios, for example, is little bigger than a supermini and has a frugal…

Rainier is Buick’s mid-size, truck-based SUV. Its closest relative is the GMC Envoy. With its sliding rear roof and hose-friendly hold, Envoy XUV keys on cargo. With Buick, the priority is on the passenger compartment. Rainier is offered in 4×2…

Baby Bugatti gets go-ahead – Congratulations are in order, because there’s a baby Bugatti on the way! The model doesn’t have a name yet, but the famous horseshoe grille is set to feature on a new ‘cut-price’ supercar. The distinctive…

Bentley Azure – With its bespoke craftsmanship and traditional opulence, the Azure is a Bentley in every sense. It’s the world’s most expensive and exclusive convertible, and a car that’s as British as afternoon tea at London’s Ritz Hotel. The…

Bentley Continental GTC – Bentley’s GTC is truly special. Add in superb build and a great sense of occasion, and Bentley fans will be smitten. Yet until now, dropping the top has cost serious money; the list price of the…

Bentley Continental GTC 2007 – Bentley has produced a top-class bargain in the form of their new Continental GTC The four-seat W12-engined caris set to hit the road early in 2007, joining the £222,500 Arnage-based Azure, which arrived last summer.…

This full-size sport-utility sits on one of G.M.’s highest-volume platforms, which also underpins the Chevrolet Suburban, the uber-bling Cadillac Escalade, and more than half a million Chevy and GMC pickup trucks every year. In a corporate reprioritizing in 2004, G.M.…

Chevrolet Sequel – The world’s most advanced car – that’s what Chevrolet calls its sensational Sequel hydrogen fuel cell 4×4. irst seen at the 2005 Detroit Motor Show, the Sequel features GM’s Gen-4 fuel cell system packaged into a ‘skateboard’…

Chevrolet Captiva 2.4 LT – The Captiva – Chevrolet’s first 4×4 – has finally hit Europe and Auto Express was first to get behind the wheel!. We grabbed the keys to the sole petrol offering in the range – a…

Chevrolet Captiva – The new Captiva’s good-looking, has a wide model range, plus a great diesel engine. It’s another exclusive for Auto Express! The new Captiva is not only Chevrolet’s first UK 4×4, but also the maker’s most important arrival…

Chevrolet Camaro – Muscle cars are back! Ford’s retro-look, big-power Mustang has plugged that long-vacant space in US buyers’ hearts – and now Chevrolet wants a piece of the action, too. Muscle cars are back! Ford’s retro-look, big-power Mustang has…

Suzuki Kizashi concept – This is the face of Suzuki’s stunning new family car – the Kizashi. And judging by the official sketch, it looks set to be a winner. Scheduled to be unveiled at next month’s Frankfurt Motor Show,…