First impression |
The Vauxhall Meriva was launched in the spring of 2010. Compared to
other family cars, the Meriva distinguished itself by offering
a more flexible use of the available cabin space. Also, road handling
and technology were above average. Yet, its rivals kept improving
their vehicles, so now the Meriva was ready for a facelift.
Car review |
Suddenly, everything changed. In 2007 mid-sized cars with a mid-sized
price tag all looked about the same. However, the Nissan Qashqai
changed this in a radical way. The Qashqai offered more space,
the tough looks of an SUV, but still the same price tag as the
average masses. Now Nissan introduces the all-new Qashqai. Will
it cause a revolution once ...
Motor museum |
It is fascinating to see how a large company can change a town.
Mazda's head office is located in the Japanese town of Hiroshima.
Even when closing in on the town Mazda cars dominate traffic. Almost
every taxi is a Mazda. There's even a Mazda hospital. It's obvious
who sponsors the "Zoom Zoom" stadium. In other words: this is the ideal
location to investigate ...