Reviews

  • Jay Leno takes a closer look at Batman's Tumbler [video]

    The Tumbler has been Batman's ride since the Batman Begins aired in 2005. The Tumbler is much more than most typical movie cars, which are lately mainly CGI. Recently Jay Leno had a chance to take a closer look at the Tumbler and later took… Continue reading »

  • Alfa Romeo 4C review by Chris Harris [video]

    has all the ingredients for a successful sports car. It is rear wheel drive, light, fast and looks beautiful. Chris Harris was recently at the 4C launch in Italy and did some hot laps on the Balocco proving grounds. Harris says the 4C sits neatly… Continue reading »

  • Vauxhall Cascada review - how is it for open air motoring?

    Now here is a surprise package from Vauxhall - an elegant convertible that ticks all the boxes. You could switch the badge to a more upmarket brand and it would stand the test! It has been a great summer for open air motoring but what… Continue reading »

  • Tesla Model S vs Aston Martin Rapide S review [VIDEO]

    Tesla Model S has finally arrived in Europe. The first car was delivered to a customer in Norway last month and deliveries in other countries are soon to follow. It is undoubtedly the best four-door electric car on the market today. With 416 horsepower and… Continue reading »

  • New Lexus IS 300h review

    The IS saloon has been the top seller for Lexus since it was launched back in 1999 offering an alternative to the compact premium German saloons. So what is new about the third generation IS? For a start it has much more eye-catching style. It… Continue reading »

  • Jay Leno drives the McLaren P1 supercar at Top Gear test track [video]

    Jay Leno is the first person outside McLaren to test drive the P1. Recently he drove the P1's rival, the 918 Spyder and now takes a closer look at the new British supercar. He starts at the McLaren factory and is surprised how much it… Continue reading »

  • Peugeot 208 GTI driven - the spiritual successor to the 205 GTI

    The 208 GTI will be seen as a spiritual successor to the Peugeot 205 GTI, one of the best of the early hot hatches. It is still very potent but has to be a very different car for the very different world of today. Instead… Continue reading »

  • Porsche 918 Spyder gets driven by Jay Leno [video]

    During the Pebble Beach weekend Jay Leno already took a closer look at the Cadillac Elmiraj Concept. In this recent episode of Jay Leno's Garage we also get to see the upcoming Porsche 918 Spyder. Leno talks first with Frank Walliser, head of the 918… Continue reading »

  • Porsche Provides Vroom for 4

    I was recently privileged to borrow a demonstrator Basalt black 991 Carrera 4 from OPC Silverstone in Towcester for four days to take me to our race meeting at Oulton Park. The Carrera 4 is a rarely-specified variant of the extensive 991 range, adding 4-wheel-drive… Continue reading »

  • BMW 3 Series GT (Gran Turismo) review

    The words Grand Turismo conjure up images of an era when the well-heeled packed up their cars and sped down to the French or Italian Riviera for a summer of indulgence. That blend of power, luxury and practicality translates into the modern world in the… Continue reading »

  • Rage Comet R: on and off-road supercar in action

    XCAR recently spend some quality time with a car named Comet R that can tear up any landscape at speed. Yes you heard it, it feels just as good on the race track as on the desert landscapes. The Comet R (R2000RT) packs 200 horsepower… Continue reading »

  • Evo compares new Porsche 911 GT3 with the McLaren 12C and Nissan GT-R [VIDEO]

    The all-new 991 generation Porsche 911 GT3 was recently reviewed by Chris Harris. Here we have another great video review by Evo Magazine, where Jethro Bovingdan compares it with the McLaren 12C on track and the Nissan GT-R in the Austrian Alps. New 911 GT3… Continue reading »

  • New Volkswagen Golf GTI driven by Chris Harris [video]

    New seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf GTI is priced from £25,845 and available to order since April. It is lighter, faster and more fuel efficient than the outgoing model. Power comes from a 2.0-litre turbocharged direct-injection petrol engine, that in the standard model delivers 217bhp and in… Continue reading »

  • Jaguar F-Type V8S vs Aston V8 Vantage Roadster vs Porsche 911 Carrera S Convertible with Chris Harris

    Chris Harris is back with another cool video testing the hot top of the range Jaguar F-Type V8S against the Porsche 911 Carrera S Convertible and Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster. Chris tries to figure out which is better to drive on road, on track,… Continue reading »

  • New Porsche 911 GT3 driven by Chris Harris [VIDEO]

    New Porsche 911 (991 series) GT3 is now available to order with prices starting from £100,540, featuring an entirely new engine, transmission, body and chassis. Power comes from a naturally-aspirated 468bhp 3.8-litre flat engine mated to Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) double-clutch gearbox, with power sent to… Continue reading »