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T h e S o u t h ’s P re m i e r D e a le r G ro u p
WINTER 2008                                  KEEPING OUR CUSTOMERS INFORMED
                                               KEEPING OUR CUSTOMERS INFORMED
                                                                                                    News                     ISSUE 38
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                                                                 THE ALL-NEW VAUXHALL
                                                                 ASTRA is set to be one of the
                                                                 most important models in
                                                                 Vauxhall’s UK history.
                                                                         Launched to an eager
                                                                 public at the 2009 Frankfurt
                                                                 Motor Show, the all-new Astra is poised to raise the bar for compact
                                                                 cars manufactured in the UK.
                                                                         Outstanding levels of quality, super-efficient mechanicals and
                                                                 stylish bodywork sitting on a dynamic platform give the new Astra
                                                                 all the attributes to make it a resounding success.
                                                                         A long standing tradition with Vauxhall has been to provide
                                                                 innovative ideas and technology normally found in cars from higher
                                                                 classes but retaining the existing class price points.
      On sale and in our showrooms now from just £15,675 for the comprehensively equipped 1.4-litre, 87PS Exclusive model -
Vauxhall have certainly excelled themselves.
      The sixth-generation Astra is all-new, and shares nothing with the current
model offering a range of eight engines and five trim levels and is being built at
Ellesmere Port in Cheshire, the manufacturing plant being a key part of the Vauxhall         Revealed -
Opel manufacturing process for more than 46 years.                                              The NEW GENERATION JAGUAR XJ
Excellent news for employees, the plant will be
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    XJ – THE ICON REVEALED -                                                                       THE NEW GENERATION JAGUAR
REIMAGINED                                    torsional rigidity and light weight. This
                                                                                                             SNEAK ONE DAY PREVIEW OF ALL-NEW
                                                                                                                JAGUAR XJ AT FROSTS JAGUAR
                                                                                                 THE ALL-NEW JAGUAR XJ came to Brighton for the first time and
                                                                                                 Frosts Jaguar invited customers and Jaguar enthusiasts to come and
                                              means that whether you choose the 3.0-             see its new flagship sporting saloon when it appeared in the metal on
                                              litre diesel V6 or the 5.0-litre petrol V8,        1st November.
                                              performance is exhilarating. In the case              The Old Shoreham Road site
                                              of the 275bhp 3.0 diesel, you'll enjoy 0-          welcomed the new XJ as part of
                                                                                                 a countrywide tour of Jaguar
                                              60mph acceleration in 6 seconds,
                                                                                                 dealerships letting motorists see
                                              combined fuel economy of 42mpg and                 for themselves what the
                                              CO2 emissions of less than 184 g/km.               stunning new model has to offer.
                                                  The interior is a masterclass in British          Paul Grover, Director said: “The
                                              luxury; fine leather and jewel-like                new XJ is a thoroughly modern interpretation of the quintessential
                                              instrumentation along with advanced                Jaguar. We are very proud that the newest ‘big cat’ prowled into our
                                              technology, epitomised by the virtual              Brighton showroom for our customers to experience.”
                                              TFT driver display, media hub,
                                              interactive voice control and 8" HD
                                              dual-view touchscreen.

                                              Jaguar Drivers’ Club director Steve
                                                                                                 JAGUAR X-TYPE
                                              Fermor’s verdict on the new Jag XJ
                                              ‘There’s a lot of C-XF in that front end,
                                              it’s gorgeous. And for anyone who says
                                                                                                 FINAL EDITION                            NOW COULD BE your last
                                              this is too different to be a Jaguar, just
                                                                                                                                          opportunity to own a Final
                                              remember the XJS. That was wildly                                                           Edition Jaguar X-TYPE.
                                              different and we look back on it fondly                                                        The X-TYPE offers a
                                              now.’                                                                                       combination of luxury and
                                                                                                                                          thoroughbred performance at
                                              Inside the new Jaguar XJ                                                                    a highly competitive price.
                                              If the XJ’s looks may prove divisive                                                        However, with production due
ONCE IN EVERY GENERATION, a car is            outside, the cabin of the new car is a             to end soon, time is running out to secure yourself an X-TYPE.
launched that redefines the parameters        marvel. Four of CAR’s writers sat in the              Available as a saloon or estate, with choice of either 5 speed
of its class. The all new Jaguar XJ is such   new XJ and to a man thought it to be the           Manual 2.0 Diesel or 2.2 litre Diesel with 6 speed Manual or
a car. From the sweeping, coupé-like          cars best single feature. “It’s a cockpit          Automatic. The X-TYPE combines exhilarating performance, elegant
lines of its aerodynamic 0.29 Cd body to      that at once ensconces and pampers,                design and a lavish specification.
the innovative Jaguar iTech intuitive         everything works with a stress-free                   X-TYPE on-the-road prices represent outstanding value and
                                                                                                 competitive contract hire rates are also available for business users.
technologies, it sets new standards for       simplicity and yet it feels special too.”
                                                                                                 With the final X-TYPES now leaving the Jaguar Factory, we are one of
five-seat luxury saloons.                                                                        the selected dealers offering the Final Edition at an Exceptional Price.
   The specification makes it clear how       The car is available to order now, with            The Jaguar X-Type range starts at £21,563 OTR price.
much the all new XJ raises the bar. The       the first ones due to be delivered in                 As an extra incentive Frosts are willing to give you £3,000 off the
bodyshell, constructed of aluminium           2010. Prices start at £52,500 for the              price, so you do not miss out on owning one of these fantastic cars.
(50% of which is recycled) gives the XJ       standard wheelbase 3.0-litre V6 diesel             Take advantage of the current 15% VAT and save as much as £600, but
an incomparable combination of                luxury. Tel: 01273 272727                          hurry as you must take delivery before the 31st December.
                                                                                                    To avoid disappointment, stock is limited, please do not
                                                                                                 hesitate to contact us on 01273 272727. We are also offering
Lotus Elise Club Racer - the perfect                                                             exceptional savings on demonstrators.

combination of performance, efficiency and style.
MAKING ITS DEBUT at the I.A.A. in Frankfurt 2009,
the Special Edition Lotus Elise Club Racer
                                                                                                 Lotus Scoops EVO
introduces new and exclusive colour schemes,
bespoke interior and lightweight components all in
                                                                                        C a r o f t h e Ye a r D ou b l e
a world class, high performance and low emission                                       THE LOTUS EVORA takes the title of ‘EVO Car of the Year 2009’, with the Lotus
sportscar.                                                                             2-Eleven winning the prestigious ‘EVO Track Car of the Year 2009’ competition.
   Luke Bennett, Director of Lotus Cars said,
“Special Editions of the award winning Elise have
always proved popular with our customers around                                            OUR HIGH SPEC DEMO IS NOW FOR SALE
the world, and I expect the Elise Club Racer to be                                            Lotus Evora LAUNCH EDITION MODEL
no different. We have taken colour schemes from                                            09/09 Starlight Black with Oyster Leather
our past, used on the Elite and Elan in the 1960s          179 g/km CO2                    • 2+2 seating configuration
and cleverly brought them up to date with a modern                                         • Tec Pack, Premium Pack
                                                           0-60 mph in 5.7                 • Alpine Imprint audio system
feel to the interior. The whole design package is          seconds                         • Sport Pack
modern with a classic twist, which of course                                               • Bi-Xenon headlamps
                                                           0-100 km/h in 6.1               • Extra powerful mirrors        TOTAL COST
matches the peerless ride and handling of a Lotus                                                                             NEW
and the convertible experience of the Elise                seconds                         • Reversing camera
                                                                                           • Metallic paint                 £62,038
perfectly.”                                                Combined cycle                  • Body coloured door handles
   The Lotus Elise Club Racer is based upon the 134        fuel consumption:               • Anthracite forged alloy wheelsOUR DEMO PRICE £56,995
                                                           37.2 mpg or                     • Only 3206 miles
hp Elise S and is in our showrooms now from £26,662.
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                                                    £12,995                                                  Sportback DSG Gearbox with paddle change
                                                                                                             facility. Alloys, Climate Control, Sunroof,
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                                                    only £15,995                                             Roadster, Basalt Black, Full Leather Seats,
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                                                                                                             Power Fold Mirrors plus much more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £18,995
07/07 Dodge Calibers from only
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£8,995                                                                                                       TDV6 HSE Bonnatti Grey, Full Leather
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£8,995                                              Seat) from only £24,995                                  Connectivity, Climate Control, Memor y
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                                                                                                             07/07           Mazda MX5 2.0 2Dr Convertible With Hard Top. Galaxy
                                                                                                             Grey, Leather Seats, Alloys, Climate Control, ABS, 6 Speed Gearbox, Bose
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                                                                                                             270 Old Shoreham Road, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 7EG
                                                                                                             01273 272727       
Be different and stand out from the crowd whilst looking after your bank                                     *PRICES CORRECT AT TIME OF GOING TO PRESS. IMAGES USED FOR ILLUSTRATION PURPOSES ONLY.

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                                             It has to be...                   The new Astra 1.6 Turbo accelerates up to 60mph in just 7.9 seconds
                                                                                  The 1.6 Turbo’s high power is matched by an impressively wide
                                                                               plateau of torque, with 230Nm available from 2,200rpm to 5,400rpm.
                                                                               With this engine, the new Astra can accelerate from 0-60mph in 7.9
                                                                               seconds, and from 50-70mph in fifth gear in just 8.4 seconds.

                                                                               Clever packaging means more occupant comfort and space
                                                                                  The all-new
                                                                               Astra has received
                                                                               coverage from the
                                                                               UK press ever since
                                                                               its launch at the
THE ALL-NEW ASTRA really is off to a fantastic start, generating               Motor Show. All
positive comment throughout Europe and the UK. In addition to this we          are in agreement
are now delighted to announce that one year after collecting the               on the impressive
European Car of the Year award 2009 for the Insignia, the all-new Astra        style of the car,
has been short listed for the 2010 honour.                                     and they have generated excitement for the competitive potential that
   The good news doesn't end there. The all-new Astra is also this             new Astra has to offer, as the following examples from
year's winner of the Golden Steering Wheel award. Voted best vehicle in        the professional pundits demonstrate:
the compact class it's an important award from an international jury of                                                              “Every year this
readers. This year's election involved readers of Auto Express and other                                                             three, Vauxhall
top European magazines in 26 European countries, representing more                                                                   turned out a
than 40 million readers overall.                                                                                                      looking, decent dr
   The new Astra will be available with a range of eight engines,                                                                     well made car. The
ranging from 87PS to 180PS, all of which offer impressive efficiency and                                                               is the best yet....”
an overall cut in emissions of 13.3 per cent compared with the current                                                                      Top Gear Magazin
Astra range.                                                                                                                                          July 20 09
   Crucially, there will be an important ecoFLEX model, equipped        “It steers, rides
with a 95PS 1.3 CDTi available in Spring 2010. Fitted with this                             and handles wit
                                                                       conf idence, while                     h
engine, the ecoFLEX will achieve 109g/km, while retaining                                  inside Vauxhall ha
                                                                       taken the lessons it                    s
driveability and refinement.                                                                has learnt with the
                                                                       Insignia and applie
                                                                                           d them to the Astr
   There will also be five petrol engines available, ranging from an to create a hand                         a
                                                                                       some and prestigi
87PS 1.4-litre to a 180PS 1.6-litre Turbo. Available in both SE and   small car.”                          ous
sport chassis-equipped SRi models, the 1.6 Turbo is the most                  , Sep 20
powerful series production engine in its displacement class.

Corsa Flexes Eco Cred                                                VAUXHALL AMPERA GETS
with New Sub-99g model                                            POWER AND REFINEMENT FROM
THE MOST ECONOMICAL Vauxhall 3 door model ever will be
available to order from January 2010 when the new Corsa
                                                                  ‘VOLTEC’ PROPULSION SYSTEM
ecoFLEX arrives. Boasting C02 emissions of just 98g/km and a      THE REVOLUTIONARY VAUXHALL AMPERA
miserly combined fuel consumption of 76.3mpg it still             will be the first electrically driven
accelerates from 0-62mph in 12.3 seconds with an impressive       automobile with zero-emission capability
top speed of 110mph.                                              in Europe that’s suitable for everyday
   Even in five-door trim, the Corsa ecoFLEX achieves 99g/km      driving. With its Voltec electric propulsion
and is also equipped with a Diesel Particulate Filter which       system providing lively acceleration and
dramatically reduces the most harmful emissions. As a result      high levels of refinement, the five-door
drivers will benefit from not only the lowest 13 per cent BIK     Ampera seats four passengers in comfort,
diesel band, but full exemption from VED (Vehicle Excise Duty).   offers a useful boot for their luggage, and
                                                                  features an extended range of more than
                                                                  300 miles.
                                                                     "Driving electrically is not only about ecology," said Frank Weber, GM global vehicle line
                                                                  executive and chief engineer. "Driving electrically is also great fun. Instantaneous torque of
                                                                  370 Newton metres under your right foot feels like being in a sports car. It generates the
                                                                  equivalent of 150bhp, zero to 60mph acceleration in around nine seconds, and a top speed of
                                                                  100mph but in almost complete silence."
                                                                     In addition, based on current fuel prices, Vauxhall predicts that the Ampera will cost
                                                                  roughly one-fifth of the current cost per mile of an equivalent petrol engined car.
                                                                     When can you get your hands on the wheel? Vehicles are expected in our
                                                                  showrooms in 2012.

 ASTRA                                                                      CRUZE by name -
                                                                            a cruise by nature
                                                                 d good     FROM DRAWING BOARD to showroom, the Chevrolet Cruze was created
                                               “Classy, roomy an            to set new benchmarks and it has.
                                               to dr ive - VW's                This compact saloon redefines the affordable car with dynamic
                                               should worry.”               exterior and interior styling, plus a generous list of features as standard.
                                                   What Car?, Dec 20           Its beauty is also more than skin deep, as it combines exceptional
                                                                            build quality and handling with class-leading comfort and safety for all
                                                                                                                             occupants. All driven by a
                                                                                                                             choice of engines
                                                                                                                             designed for greater
        “With its good                                                                                                       power and fuel efficiency.
                          looks                                                                                                 In our showrooms now
       and spacious
                         cabin,                                                                                              from only £12,245.
       the new Astra
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                                      include its design
                  Oct 20 09                                eticism and
                                      finish, decent athl
                                                          Most of all,
                                       the SRi’s zest.
                                                          ride comfort
                                       though, it’s the                     THE NEW CHEVROLET SPARK is set to fire the imagination when it blazes into
                                                           at mark this
                                       and refinement th                    our showrooms in spring 2010. It's the 5-door city car that delivers
                                                            ever y front-
                                        Astra out against                   innovative design and exceptional practicality - it will challenge your
                                                           at has gone
                                        dr ive Vauxhall th                  expectations of what a modern city car should be.
                                                           e fact that it
                                        before it - and th                    The all-new Chevrolet Spark is the stylish result of a collaboration of
                                                            take on, and
                                        has the ability to                  design talent from around the world. With its five doors and five seats it is
                                                           at, both the
                                         perhaps even be                    one of the most space-efficient cars in the mini segment - perfect for
                                         Focus and Golf.”                   socialising in the city with friends or as a second car for the whole family. The
                                                      Autocar, Oct 20 09    Chevrolet Spark’s clever design makes it roomier, more comfortable and
                                                                            more practical than other city cars.
                                                                              Spark a connection and sign up to receive future updates on the all-new
                                                                            Chevrolet Spark. Tel: 01273 461411

An unbelievable opportunity
                                        Standard features
from Chevrolet, that’s cheap to
run and easy to park.                   Remote central locking
   A great city car designed by         Power Assisted Steering
the city itself, the Matiz has five     ABS
doors, generous headroom and a          Deluxe upholstery
roomy interior. Raised seating,         Front fog lamps
clever storage, generous boot           Two Tone bumpers
space, comprehensive safety and         Air conditioning
low fuel bills really make the
                                        Radio/CD player with 4 speakers
Matiz an ideal city car.
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 SEAT LAUNCHES                                                                                 THE NEW
  HOT NEW TRIO                                                                             GENERATION LEON
                                                                                          FANCY SOMETHING WITH more space, five doors and just a little more
     How do you like yours? Fast and                                                      ‘kick’?
                                                                                             The revised second generation Leon is a stylish five-door which
    affordable or toned and hardcore?                                                     maintains the looks of a svelte coupe with an engine range up to a
                                                                                          muscular 240 PS 2.0-litre turbo petrol.
SEAT IBIZA FR                                                                                With high levels of standard equipment across the range include air
IF YOU’RE AFTER punchy thrills at a                                                       conditioning the Leon boasts a host of innovative advancements. The
                                                                                          cleverly designed handles for the rear doors, the use of sophisticated
budget price then the new Ibiza FR
                                                                                          materials, Bluetooth technology and the availability of a navigation
featuring the VW Group’s 1.4-litre TSI                                                    system are all fine examples.
twin charger engine is just for you.
   The FR retains the sharp lines of the                                                  SEAT LEON FR
standard Ibiza, but adds a chunkier front                                                 0-60mph: 6.9sec
bumper and honeycomb grille. A subtle                                                     Top speeed: 145mph
spoiler on the rear helps to complete the sporty edge.                                    Engine: 2.0 TSI, 211ps
   The engine is boosted by a turbocharger and a supercharger, so there’s lots of power
from low revs. With 148bhp on tap, the FR sprints from 0-60mph in 7.7 seconds.              This dynamic Leon has all
                                                                                          the necessary sporting
WATCH OUT VW - AVAIALBLE FROM £14,995                                                     design accents. Colour coded
                                                                                          bumper, beefy- 17inch alloys
SEAT IBIZA CUPRA                                                                          and chromed twin exhaust pipes. On the inside, moulded sports seats
                                                                                          and an instrument cluster with white dials plus steering wheel
IT'S THE SPANISH flier that’s as hot as                                                   controls for the new radio/CD/MP3 player in the dash.
the island it’s named after! Meet the SEAT
Ibiza Cupra – a high-performance version                                                  AVAILABLE FROM £19,050
of the firm’s popular hatchback.
   Pace, power, performance – all in a
                                                                                          SEAT LEON CUPRA
                                                                                          0-60mph: 6.4sec
small, perfectly formed hatchback.
   Not only does the Cupra get the VW Group’s 178bhp 1.4-litre supercharged and           Top speed: 153mph
turbocharged four-cylinder engine, it also boasts a seven-speed twin-clutch               Engine: 2.0 TSI, 240ps
gearbox and electronic XDS limited-slip differential. This Cupra will reach 62mph in         Fitted with the mighty new
just 7.2 seconds and go on to an impressive top speed of 140mph.                          2.0- litre TSI 240ps engine –
                                                                                          until very recently the most
                                                                                          powerful unit ever in a SEAT road car – the Leon Cupra has been the
                                                                                          flagship of SEAT’s performance range and the true embodiment of
SEAT IBIZA BOCANEGRA                                                                      SEAT’s sporting heritage.
SHOULD YOU WISH to stand out even                                                         AVAILABLE FROM £20,450
more there’s the Bocanegra –
exceptionally good looks and it’s                                                         SEAT LEON CUPRA R
mechanically the same.                                                                    0-60mph: 6.1 sec
  The Ibiza Bocanegra is at its most                                                      Top speed: 155mph
comfortable when hammering through                                                        Engine: 2.0 TSI, 265ps
bends and the seven speed DSG semi-automatic gearbox adds to the aural drama
                                                                                             Not content with the
too - it automatically blips the throttle when changing down making for a smooth
                                                                                          standard Cupra’s 240ps?
change and a sudden woofle from the rear pipes.                                           Then you’ll be wanting the
  It will scorch from 0-60mph in only 7.2 seconds but, during normal driving,             barnstorming Cupra R with its 265ps 2.0-litre TSI turbo engine
comfortably average 44.8mpg and emits only 148g/km of CO2 – that’s one of the             matching the out put of the World Touring Cars title-winning Leon TDI
best blends of performance and low running costs on the market.                           racer.
AVAILABLE FROM £16,995                                                                    PRICE TO BE ANNOUNCED

 Takes you to work and transports you far from it
YOU KNOW WHO you are. Your job excites and accelerates you. You have taken things further: You have
a family that fulfils you, you set up your own company, you are travelling to countries you've always
wanted to visit. And every step you take moves you closer towards your goal. A perfect balance
between work and refined recreation. At the same time, every step you take opens your eyes to even
wider horizons. See, it's what we would call 'going beyond'.
   With the Exeo ST - ST stands for SportTourer - SEAT are doing exactly that - a vehicle that meets the
needs of your active lifestyle and daily goals with effortless sophistication. While a true SEAT at heart,
the Exeo ST is yet another step in the new direction we took with the launch of the Exeo - and one that            “The quality cabin, classy looks and
allows us to see beyond what we've ever seen before. The influence of designer Luc Donckerwolke, ex-               sporty driving dynamics make it a very
Lamborghini are self evident in this sleek estate fusing the distinct SEAT spirit with top quality, top            desirable, family friendly machine.”
technology, outstanding dynamism, subtle sportiness and well-planned space for a clever equilibrium                Auto Express Car Review Aug 2009.
between work and play in an exceptional car.

                     Hero Awards
THE LAUNCH OF an all-new Saab is a roughly once-in-a-decade event and 2010
marks the launch of its new flagship 9-5 saloon.
   The Swedish firm claim the all-new 9-5 saloon is the most technologically
                                                                                    ONCE AGAIN FROSTS supported the Spirit
advanced car it has ever produced, with a range of “high-tech” features. It
                                                                                    FM Local Hero Awards.
                                                   marks a “new era” for the
                                                                                       Every year Spirit FM hold an awards
                                                                                    ceremony to honour the unsung Heroes in
                                                      The styling has been
                                                                                    the West Sussex Area.
                                                   inspired by the Aero X
                                                                                       Ruben Martinez won the Bravery Award
                                                   concept car, and draws                                                            Pictured is Ruben Martinez,
                                                                                    sponsored by Frosts by saving a young boy
                                                   inspiration from its aviation                                                  winner of the 2009 Bravery Award.
                                                                                    in treacherous sea conditions in Newquay,
                                                   heritage. It has a low,
                                                                                    whilst on holiday.
                                                   muscular stance and a
                                                   dramatically styled
                                                   wraparound glasshouse.
                                                     Tech highlights on the new
9-5 include an aviation-inspired head up information display, Bi-Xenon high
beam adaptive headlights, adaptive cruise control, dual-zone climate control
and keyless entry and starting.
   Saab’s DriveSense adaptive chassis also
features, with real-time damping control.                                                         Car Exchange Brighton
   All engines in the range are turbocharged
and three fuel types are offered; petrol, diesel                                            Affordable 'Quality Approved'
and E85 bio ethanol.
   The biggest seller is likely to be the 2.0 TiD,                                        Used Cars from as little as £1295.
which produces 158bhp and 258lb ft of torque.
It has combined fuel economy of 53.3mpg and CO2 emissions of 139g/km. Top
speed is 134mph, while it can get from 0-62mph in 10.1 secs.
   Infotainment choices include a top-of-the-line Harman Kardon 5.1 channel
surround sound audio system and an 8-inch colour touch screen navigation
system with hard disk storage for map data and 10GB for MP3 music files. A
large centre console provides storage and connections for several portable
devices through USB and 3.5mm AUX ports alongside a 12V power outlet.
                                                                                   “OPEN ALL HOURS”
   Rear passengers can even access their own audio or watch a DVD. The rear
seat entertainment unit in the back of the centre console accommodates audio
controls and folding viewing screens are installed in the backs of the front
seats. Wireless headphones are provided for listening and viewing.

          NEW TURBO 93                                                             RESIDENTS OF HAYWARDS HEATH and passers through can now pick up a
A TEMPTING NEW MODEL AT A TEMPTING PRICE                                           whole host of products with their petrol from the fully re-furbished site at
                                                                                   Haywards Heath.
SAAB HAS INTRODUCED a Special                                                         Previously an Esso garage in front of the Vauxhall and Seat showrooms
Edition model to its 9-3 range that                                                Frosts have taken back the lease and have totally re-developed the site to
allows you to lower your CO2                                                       provide Texaco fuels as well as a convenience shop.
emissions and improve your driving                                                 • Groceries and household products
experience, without compromising                                                   • Newspapers and magazines
your bank balance                                                                  • Logs and coals
   The new Saab 9-3 Turbo Edition                                                  • Beers, wines and spirits at
comes with an impressive selection of                                                 supermarket prices
features as standard including 17-                                                 • Open 24 -7
inch alloy wheels, leather interior, heated front seats, dual-zone climate         • Lottery and flowers
control, 9-speaker 150w audio system with MP3 compatibility and cruise             • Cash machine (no withdrawals charge)
control. It is available from just £19,995 for the Saab 9-3 Saloon and             • On site bakery
£21,071.60 for the Saab 9-3 SportWagon.                                               And no sign of G-G-G-G Granville!!
   The new 9-3 Turbo Edition also marks the launch of Saab's revised EcoPower
diesel engine range - technology designed to offer lower CO2 emissions and
increased fuel efficiency.
   Available from just £19,995 for the Saab 9-3 Saloon and £21,071.60 for
the Saab 9-3 SportWagon book a test drive today. Tel: 01273 461411

             80 Old Shoreham Road, Shoreham By Sea
                        Tel: 01273 493299.
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                                                                               INSIGNIA ECOFLEX SPORTS TOURER
    Vivaro - the van for all                                                   BREAKS COVER WITH SUB-140g/km CO2
    reasons that spends                                                                VERY POSSIBLY THE CAR YOUR EMPLOYER’S FLEET
    more time on the road                                                                    MANAGER HAS BEEN WAITING FOR.
                                                                               FOLLOWING THE SUCCESS of the Insignia ecoFLEX hatch and saloon, the Insignia
    THE VIVARO VAN has plenty to offer business users. A                       Sports Tourer now takes the green-hued limelight with an ecoFLEX version
    combination of smart styling, tight pricing, low running costs             providing company and private buyers with significant reductions in running
    and a wide variance of bodystyles all make the Vivaro an                   costs, without sacrificing performance or practicality.
    alternative you have to consider if you’re looking for a Transit-             With a combined CO2 figure
    class medium-sized van.                                                    of just 139g/km, the ecoFLEX
       The new 2.0-litre Euro IV-compliant model with the more                 Sports Tourer drops four BIK
    modern 90 and 115PS engines offer higher performance with                  tax bands to 18 per cent for
    practically the same fuel consumption as their older                       company car drivers,
    predecessors, but have up to 26 per cent more pulling power,               compared with the regular
    with torque up to 240Nm for the entry-level unit, and 290Nm                CDTi Sports Tourer. And with a
    for the 115PS engine. The 115PS unit is no slouch and is strong            12.3 per cent improvement in
    enough to raise the Vivaro’s top speed by 9mph to 99mph.                   combined fuel consumption
                                                                               (53.7mpg vs 47.1 for the
       Operators will be interested in the Vivaro’s 12-year anti-
                                                                               regular model) drivers can enjoy a filling station-free range of up to 826 miles.
    perforation warranty, low insurance costs and servicing                       But as with all Insignia ecoFLEX models, parsimony has not affected its
                                             requirements that are             performance and driveability. Retaining the 160hp, 2.0-litre CDTi diesel seen
                                             only every 18,000                 elsewhere in the range, the ecoFLEX Sports Tourer still achieves a top speed of
                                             miles or two years.               134mph and will sprint from 0-60mph in just 9.3 seconds. A healthy slug of
                                             There’s also a three              torque (up to 380Nm with overboost, to be precise) also allows it to pull slightly
                                             year / 100,000 mile               higher gearing, thanks to a revised final drive ratio.
                                             warranty included with               None of this has dented the ecoFLEX Sports Tourer’s practicality, of course. A
                                             every Vivaro sold.                capacious, 540-litre luggage area (rear seats up) matches the best in class, and is
                                                                               complemented by 40:60 split rear seats incorporating a ski-hatch, which fold to
                                             Contact Frosts today              liberate a maximum capacity of 1530-litres.
                                             for a Vantastic deal!!               ecoFLEX Sports Tourer prices start at £21,515 for the generously equipped
                                                                               Exclusiv model, and extend through S and SE trims to the Elite Nav at £27,750.


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