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WINTER 2008 KEEPING OUR CUSTOMERS INFORMED
KEEPING OUR CUSTOMERS INFORMED
News ISSUE 38
SENSATIONAL NEW ASTRA
HERALDS BRIGHT NEW FUTURE
FOR VAUXHALL IN BRITAIN
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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all go out an ct 2009
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car in its home The Mirror,
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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
Jaguar Drivers’ Club director Steve
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
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MAKING ITS DEBUT at the I.A.A. in Frankfurt 2009,
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Lotus Scoops EVO
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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,
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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
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 MSN.com, 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
"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
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.
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.
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THE FUN, AFFORDABLE 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
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
AVAILABLE FROM ONLY £15,995
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 –
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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
INTRODUCING THE EXEO ST
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.
THE ALL-NEW SAAB 9-5 SPIRIT FM Local
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
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
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.
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The new 9-3 Turbo Edition also marks the launch of Saab's revised EcoPower
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increased fuel efficiency.
Available from just £19,995 for the Saab 9-3 Saloon and £21,071.60 for
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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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