Peugeot 508 HDi 200 GT Saloon Road Test Review by Oliver Hammond

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I’m renowned for my love of large French cars, particularly top of the range ones with all the toys, so it goes without saying that I was itching to get my hands on a Peugeot 508 saloon. Having driven a fair few executive saloons this year already, it was going to be interesting to see how the 508 stacked up – especially in tantalising GT guise. Peugeot saloons have never been bad-looking. The 406 saloon was a decent enough attempt, selling Read The Rest...

2012 Volvo XC60 D3 163bhp SEL Lux Premium Geartronic AWD Road Test Review by Oliver Hammond

2012 Volvo XC60 D3 SE LUX Geartronic AWD 163bhp road test review Oliver Hammond SimonsCarSpots-com - lead photo

Having spent last week piloting an XC90 around rural Norfolk lanes and up and down Britain’s motorways, it was certainly going to be interesting stepping straight into an XC60. The XC90 has been around since 2003 whereas its little brother the XC60 is relatively new, having debuted in 2008. I was keen to put this 2012 AWD model with its tweaked D3 engine through its paces to see what it’s made of. On Trend The Volvo XC60 is the XC90’s slightly smaller Read The Rest...