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Frank Turner

Frank is a respected journalist who has specialised for many years in writing car reviews and motoring industry news for national and regional newspapers.
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Test drive: Svelte and dynamic the Jaguar E-Pace is big on looks and luxury

IT’S one of motoring’s truly evocative names. Redolent of performance and presence, looks and luxury, the Jaguar marque continues to cut a dash, as it has long done down the years. From sports...

Happy 20th Birthday to the sporty hottie Skoda Octavia vRS!

MAY I wish the Skoda Octavia vRS a happy, belated, landmark birthday. For, the year not long passed, marked 20 years since the first arrival of one of my favourite cars. The Czech...

Honda Jazz Crosstar: Quietly clever with a touch of the Tardis about it

THE all-new Honda Jazz is a smart cookie that doesn’t flaunt its clever approach to motoring life, going instead for understated ease-of use. The first indication of its cleverness is the feeling of...

Audi A3 S-line, tastier than your average family hatchback

THE family hatchback comes in many guises. It started more than 40 years ago as a relatively simple run-around with a focus on convenience – exemplified by the tailgate rather than a...

Big-hearted Suzuki leads movement for cheerful motoring

IF there was such a thing as the Movement for Cheerful Motoring, the Suzuki Ignis would surely be elected leader. For it’s a bijou motor … small in size, but big in heart,...

Honda CR-V: For feel-good and reliability, this one’s a keeper

HONDA CR-V IF I had to choose one car as a keeper, it would by the Honda CR-V. I know that no-one hangs on to cars nowadays, the market being geared to a...

Test drive: Mercedes CLA coupe, splendidly stylish

The latest iteration of the popular Mercedes A-Class continued in its predecessor’s hatchback guise, quickly followed by a saloon, an estate and four-door coupe. I drove the first of the quartet not long...

All-new Skoda Octavia gets a well-deserved fanfare

Skoda Octavia Estate EXPECTATION can play you false. It’s nice to have your eye on the future, but if something that is long-awaited proves a let-down, the feeling of disappointment can be more...

Frank Turner

Frank is a respected journalist who has specialised for many years in writing car reviews and motoring industry news for national and regional newspapers.
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