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Pete Tullin
Contributing editor

Pete has been in the motor industry for around 20 years, both as a journalist and as a development engineer for Jaguar.

2015 Ford Galaxy Review 5 days ago

Ford Galaxy MPV (2015 - ) review

The Galaxy is an immensely talented full-sized MPV to rival the likes of the Seat Alhambra and Peugeot 5008. It offers an enormous amount of passenger space, great versatility and a polished drive.
2017 Volkswagen Golf Review 1 week ago

Volkswagen Golf Hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Volkswagen Golf is Europe’s best-selling family hatchback, which says an awful lot when you consider it’s up against some phenomenal opposition, including the Vauxhall Astra, Ford Focus and BMW 1 Series.
2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Review 2 weeks ago

Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV (2017 - ) review

You can always rely on Alfa Romeo to do things in its own inimitable fashion, and the Stelvio is living proof of that. It may look like an SUV, but it’s far more of a focused driver’s car than a comfortable, family runabout. Alfa would love you to think of it as a cheaper alternative to the Porsche Macan.
2017 BMW 5 Series Review 3 weeks ago

BMW 5 Series Saloon (2017 - ) review

Topping the manically competitive executive class is no easy task, but BMW reckons its 5 Series will knock spots-off anything Mercedes, Audi and Jaguar has to offer.
2017 Toyota Prius Plug-In Review 1 month ago

Toyota Prius Plug-in Hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Toyota Prius Plug-in provides an environmentally-friendly alternative to those who require a greater range than that currently offered by electric cars, or a cleaner alternative to diesel powered family cars.
2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in First Drive 1 month ago

2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in first drive review

The Plug-in is far more than a Prius with a big battery, but does it offer sufficient real-world benefits over the cheaper, standard car? Or would you simply be better off with a BMW 330e?
2017 Volkswagen Golf First Drive 1 month ago

2017 Volkswagen Golf first drive review

The Volkswagen Golf is Europe’s best-selling family hatchback and this update is aimed at maintaining that situation and keeping rivals as diverse as the Vauxhall Astra and BMW 1 Series in their place
2017 Hyundai i30 Review 1 month ago

Hyundai i30 Hatchback (2017 - ) review

The i30 is Hyundai’s challenger to some of the best family cars on the planet. It’ll need to be seriously good to match the likes of the Volkswagen Golf and Vauxhall Astra.
2017 Hyundai i30 First Drive 2 months ago

2017 Hyundai i30 first drive review

The latest i30 is designed to take on the likes of the Volkswagen Golf, Vauxhall Astra and Skoda Octavia. How does it measure up next to these family hatchback masters?
2017 Nissan Micra First Drive 2 months ago

2017 Nissan Micra first drive review

The new Micra is considerably better than the previous model. With a high-quality cabin, plenty of equipment and a decent drive, it's a good rival for the Ford Fiesta and VW Polo.
Review 2 months ago

Dacia Sandero Stepway Hatchback (2016 - ) review

The Stepway is a chunky looking nuclear-family-sized crossover that’s available for supermini money. It’s not the most accomplished of motors, but it’s undeniably great value for money.
2017 Dacia Sandero Review 3 months ago

Dacia Sandero Hatchback (2016 - ) review

The Sandero is a family sized hatchback that’s based on proven Renault mechanical components. It’s not the most cultured of motors, but it scores an A+ for affordability.
2017 Dacia Sandero First Drive 3 months ago

2017 Dacia Sandero first drive review

The Sandero gets a mild mid-life refresh, but sticks doggedly to its tried and tested recipe of family hatchback motoring for sub-city car money.
2016 Suzuki Ignis First Drive 3 months ago

2016 Suzuki Ignis first drive review

The Ignis name returns to UK after a decade in the wilderness. While the old car was a bland, boxy supermini, the latest Ignis has been reinvented as a riotous looking compact urban crossover.
2016 Subaru Forester First Drive 3 months ago

2016 Subaru Forester first drive review

The Forester has always been a favourite with the Barbour jacket set, but Subaru would prefer it to appeal to a much wider audience. The latest improvements are aimed at making it a more convincing rival to the likes of the Seat Ateca and Honda CR-V.
2016 Subaru Forester Review 3 months ago

Subaru Forester SUV (2016 - ) review

The Forester has always been a favourite with the Barbour jacket set, but Subaru is hoping the latest enhancements to comfort and refinement will help it appeal to a wider demographic.