Project UP! Kumho Wet Weather Winter Wellies

As a boy racing youth, pretty much everything I spent on my hot hatches was with one thing in mind – more power, leading to more speed… or so I thought anyway. But the older I’ve got and the more motorsport and track miles I’ve done, the more I realised power is one factor for Read more about Project UP! Kumho Wet Weather Winter Wellies[…]

Project UP! Halfords Nextbase DVD Player

High morals are a funny old thing in parenthood. We all start off with them (to a greater or lesser degree), then the saying “pick your battles” kicks in – about the same time as “the terrible twos” – and as such, so many of one’s moral stances go swiftly out of the window. And Read more about Project UP! Halfords Nextbase DVD Player[…]

Project UP! Britax ADVANSAFIX Car Seat

No matter how cleverly designed the interior space of the new Project UP! is, there’s no escaping the fact it’s a tiny little city car and that meant the beefy, brilliant, but big rallyesque Recaro seat had to go. So the mission was on to find a replacement – compact enough to fit in the ickle Read more about Project UP! Britax ADVANSAFIX Car Seat[…]

Project UP! “Say Hello to my little friend…”

“Say hello to my little friend” said a deranged, drug-fuelled Al Pacino in Scarface! And that’s as irreverent and irrelevant a way as imaginable to introduce our new little friend and Road Magazine (ec0) project car, this fab little VW UP! The UP! is replacing our Project Ecowagon VW Golf Bluemotion Sportline Estate which has served Read more about Project UP! “Say Hello to my little friend…”[…]