What Car? news week

  • First drives special
  • New car news
  • Car makers' rescue package special
First drives special
Read about the latest cars we've tested at:
Ford Fiesta TDCi Econetic
Lexus IS250
Mazda 3
Mini Cooper Convertible
Toyota Avensis

New car news
Toyota Prius revealed.
The most extreme 911 ever.
First picture: Vauxhall Ampera
Ford Focus RS hits 300bhp.
The most extreme Bentley ever.
Mitsubishi i MiEV Sport Air concept car.

See the Ford Focus RS on video
Reader Test Team: Ford Focus RS.

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The car industry bailout
Mandelson outlines car industry rescue.
Motor industry rescue package - reaction.
Car makers positive over support package.
Car makers limited to £250m per company.
The rescue package - is it enough?.

Car makers feel the pinch
Profits plunge as Honda shuts down.
Honda mothballs thousands of cars.
Ford loses more than£4 billion.
Car parts supplier axes jobs.
Toyota considers short working week.
Aston Martin put on three-day week.

Other news
Citroen's eco plans.
Citroen C3 Picasso prices .
Nissan announces pricing for 370Z .
Mini looks to Crossman 4x4.
Credit crunch hits young drivers hardest.
Obama acts to cut car emissions.
Taxpayer to help fund M25 scheme.

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