Skoda Karoq

Charlie Flindt looks past the silly spelling and two-wheel drive, and finds he quite likes the new SUV on the block. But is the Skoda Karoq really an SUV? Part of the Karoq’s appeal is its similarity to the Skoda Kodiaq. Read our review of the Skoda Kodiaq, which even…

Suzuki Ignis Allgrip

Charlie Flindt is impressed by the Suzuki Ignis Allgrip, and finds it could fill a gap that countryfolk of the shires have been waiting for – but, no, not the Defender. For another runaround that, though bottom of the range, proves itself a fun drive, read our review of the…

1930 Bentley 4.5 litre

In a return to the Golden Era of fieldsports, Charlie Flindt drives a piece of motoring history – the 1930 Bentley 4.5 litre. Quite unexpectedly, it’s not long before he starts to feel at home behind the wheel. For a Bentley suitable for the modern country gentleman, read Bentley Bentayga…

Hyundai i20 1.2S

After a few months of gloriously excessive road tests, Charlie Flindt steps down to the bottom-of-the-range Hyundai i20 1.2S. But with a well designed dashboard, low insurance and good looking design, he finds himself highly satisfied with this fun drive. For the opposite end of the spectrum, read Charlie Flindt’s…

Bentley Bentayga Mulliner Field Sports

The addition of seat covers, a gun case and lockable storage to the Bentley Bentayga aims to turn the luxury car into a shoot wagon. So the Bentley Bentayga Mulliner “Field Sports” certainly has the gear, but does it have any idea? Charlie Flindt finds out. For our take on…

Volkswagen Arteon

Volkswagen have a new flagship model – the Volkswagen Arteon. With plentiful headroom and elbowroom, an attractive design and a real cracker under the bonnet – Charlie Flindt is impressed. For more motoring reviews, find out what Charlie Flindt thought of the latest addition to the Range Rover stable. Read…

Range Rover Velar

Charlie Flindt is enthusiastic about the latest addition to the Range Rover stable. The Range Rover Velar is a stylish, medium SUV that goes like stink and makes a great noise – and can acquire a jolly beard in the process. For more on SUVs, read about one that is…

Peugeot 3008 GT

The crossover market is a tricky one to stand out in. So the Peugeot 3008 GT has gone full gadget and gizmo. It’s a rather clever package, says Charlie Flindt – as long as one is comfortable in an i-Cockpit. For more motoring reviews, find out what Charlie Flindt thought…

Skoda Octavia Scout

Charlie Flindt expects no surprises from the Skoda Octavia Scout and indeed it is a great countryside car – but Skoda musn’t become complacent. For more reviews on Skoda, read our review of the Skoda Kodiaq – an impressive new SUV that’s even a “like” with partying teens. SKODA OCTAVIA…

Fiat 124 Spider

Charlie Flindt finds himself feeling nostalgic at the wheel of the new Fiat 124 Spider – but it’s not for the original. For another motor to put a smile on your face, the Alfa Romeo Giulia is beautiful, lively and has bags of character. FIAT 124 SPIDER The Fiat 124…