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Fri 20 Oct 2017

A CABLE car could be part of the answer to Rotherham’s transport difficulties, according to one councillor.

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  • Ford EcoSport Titanium Ecoboost

    Ford EcoSport Titanium Ecoboost

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    IN the mountains above Barcelona on the recent launch of the Ford EcoSport SUV the weather did its best to mimic the conditions we might normally expect to find in the UK.

  • Renault Captur Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Stop&Start

    Renault Captur Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Stop&Start

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    GEORGE Foreman grills, Soda stream machines, Nespresso coffee makers.

  • Jaguar F-Type V6 S

    Jaguar F-Type V6 S

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    IT was fitting that I should finally get behind the wheel of the Jaguar F-Type on the week that Rotherham erupted in a burst of colour and noise.

  • Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 D-4D

    Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 D-4D

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    LAST February I spent a week tip-toing around in a £70,000 Porsche Carrera running on summer tyres as the country was gripped by sub-zero temperatures and two feet of snow.

  • Citroen DS3 Cabriolet DSport THP 155

    Citroen DS3 Cabriolet DSport THP 155

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 29 Jan 2014

    OFTEN disregarded as quirky or off-the-wall, Citroen’s occasionally left-field approach to penning new models is something that you either love or hate,

  • Honda CR-V 1.6 i-DTEC SE-T

    Honda CR-V 1.6 i-DTEC SE-T

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 16 Jan 2014

    ONCE upon a time Peugeot was founded as a manufacturer of high quality coffee mills and Lamborghini built tractors.

  • Peugeot 2008 Allure

    Peugeot 2008 Allure

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Jan 2014

    IT was snow joke (sorry) when Peugeot’s PR team pointed me in the direction of an indoor ski slope and instructed me to drive up it in their new 2008.

  • Seat Leon SC FR TDI

    Seat Leon SC FR TDI

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 08 Jan 2014

    THE image of BTCC star Jason Plato blasting away the opposition at a rain-saturated Silverstone in his Seat Leon racer is an image that has remained lodged in my mind.

  • Vauxhall Cascada

    Vauxhall Cascada

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 26 Nov 2013

    Engine: 1,598cc, four-cylinder turbocharged petrol
    Power: 168bhp and 191lb.ft. of torque
    Performance: 0-62mph in 9.2 seconds and 135mph
    Economy: 39.2mpg (combined)
    CO2 emissions: 168g/km
    Price: £28,890

  • Porsche Cayenne Diesel S

    Porsche Cayenne Diesel S

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 26 Nov 2013

    Engine: 4,134cc, twin-turbocharged V8, diesel
    Power: 382bhp and 627lb.ft. of torque
    Performance: 0-62mph in 5.7 seconds and 156mph
    Economy: 34mpg (combined)
    CO2 emissions: 218g/km
    Price: £58,243

  • Volkswagen Beetle 1.2 TSI DSG

    Volkswagen Beetle 1.2 TSI DSG

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 26 Nov 2013

    When it came to replacing the original peoples car Volkswagens Beetle it’s clear that there had been a deal of trepidation.

  • Fiat Panda 4x4 TwinAir

    Fiat Panda 4x4 TwinAir

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 31 Oct 2013

    THE ITALIANS are well known for dressing for an occasion in spectacularly successful fashion — but slick and chic isn’t their only guise.

  • Audi A3 Sportback Sport TDI S tronic

    Audi A3 Sportback Sport TDI S tronic

    By Admin on Wed 25 Sep 2013

    EIGHT years ago I was on work experience at this very newspaper when I reported the outrage of a Rotherham filling station selling diesel at 99.9p-per-litre billing it as the dearest derv available.

  • Audi A6 BiTDI

    Audi A6 BiTDI

    By Admin on Wed 25 Sep 2013

    PACKING more torque than a McLaren MP4-12C, Audis A6 BiTDI is the oil-burning saloon capable of leaving a sooty stain on the bonnet of all-but the fastest sports cars.

  • Porsche Cayman

    Porsche Cayman

    By Admin on Wed 25 Sep 2013

    USAIN Bolt is the most staggeringly quick athlete ever to grace the tartan of an athletics track.