Tim Pollard

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A tech enthusiast and content writer, has a knack for simplifying complex technical information. He enjoys researching and writing about the latest gadgets and technology trends. He has a degree in computer science and is experienced in creating content for tech blogs and websites.

Audi S1 Sportback (2015) long-term test review

View all Audi A1 Reviews ► CAR lives with Audi’s pocket rocket► Two litres, 228bhp and four-wheel drive► Is the S1 fun enough to justify its price? Month 8 running an Audi S1 Sportback: the conclusion of our long-term test What a revelation the S1 turned out to be. Not just a jumped-up, go-faster version of Audi’s Polo for badge …

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Nissan Juke (2020) long-term test: the seven-month verdict

View all Nissan Juke Reviews ► CAR lives with a v2.0 Juke► Top-spec Tekna+ under the microscope► Can the Juke keep up with competition? I must be cursed; three years working at CAR and a second long-term test car with gearbox problems. The Juke’s shift action had worsened, with third gear becoming increasingly difficult to smoothly engage, a few days …

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Audi Allroad 3.0 TDI long-term test review

View all Audi A6 Reviews Long term update – 29 December 2008 Yes, it really did fit. Even I was amazed when the Allroad swallowed the 6ft fridge freezer I’d bought second-hand when we moved house recently, saving me the hassle and expense of hiring a van. I wondered if the sloping rear window might cause trouble but all I needed to …

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Ford Fiesta ST (2015) long-term test review

View all Ford Fiesta Reviews ► A fond farewell to our Ford Fiesta ST► One of the best driver’s cars on sale► Apart from the seats, and the fuel economy Month 8 running a Ford Fiesta ST: the conclusion of our long-term test It’s time to be shoehorned out of the Fiesta as it goes back to Ford, and it …

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Lexus RX L seven-seater: the nine-month test

View all Lexus RX Reviews ► Lexus RX L long-term test► We live with a 2019 RX450h► Seven-seat hybrid SUV Month 9 of our Lexus RX L long-term test: looking back at nine months’ ownership The RX L has done plenty to cement our opinion of Lexuses – but it’s challenged a few of our preconceptions, too. The Japanese firm is hardly …

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