• Audi Thinks Small with Scale Model Quattros

    Car enthusiasts wishing to perform Stig Blomqvist impressions on these snowy days might appreciate this beautifully detailed 1:43 scale model of the Eighties original in its road-going form. The 1:43 scale model Audi Quattro is made from high quality die-cast aluminium and retains every detail… Continue reading »

  • Lotus City Car Concept

    Lotus City Car Approved for Production

    Lotus has confirmed their plans to build a production version of the City Car Concept that debuted at the Paris Motor Show. According to CAR Magazine, CEO Dany Bahar said that the City Car will arrive in production form in October 2013. Lotus will do… Continue reading »

  • One-off Mercedes-Benz B55 with a 383bhp 5.5-litre V8

    The team of 12 Mercedes-Benz trainees from the Daimler facility in Rastatt, started with a B200 CDI, and fitted it with a 5.5-litre engine that produces 383bhp and 391 lb ft of torque. The new engine added 243bhp and 170 lb ft of torque to… Continue reading »

  • Land Rover Unveils Discovery 4 Armoured Vehicle

    The new Discovery 4 Armoured Vehicle is for those customers who live in danger and don't want to sacrifice the luxury. The armoured version of the Discovery 4 is powered by a 370bhp 5.0 litre LR-V8 petrol engine that accelerates from 0-62 mph in 10.6… Continue reading »

  • Novel Christmas Present Ideas No.1: A Gift-Wrapped Chevrolet Spark

    Fancy hearing some Christmas facts you didn't know that you didn't know? Thought you might! As a nation, we Brits will spend (on average) 117.5 million hours and £1.65 billion wrapping Christmas presents. Over a lifetime, this adds up to 6.3 days and £2,123 spent… Continue reading »

  • Morgan is Britain's Favourite Car Maker

    Morgan has been active for no fewer than 101 years but no-one would describe this dyed-in-the-wool company as a stick-in-the-mud. The results of a poll on MSN Cars suggest quite the reverse, placing Morgan in the enviable position of being Britain's favourite British-owned car manufacturer.… Continue reading »

  • Fuel Science: The Stoichiomteric Ratio

    'Stoichiometry' is a strange word but its relevance to your car, in particular to its fuel system, will soon become clear. The word comes from the Greek stoicheion meaning element or principle, and metron, meaning measure. Now we know what stoichiomtry means, what's this stoichiometric… Continue reading »

  • MINI Paceman Concept revealed ahead of Detroit debut

    MINI has released first details about the Paceman concept, which will make its public debut at the the Detroit Auto Show on 10 January. The Paceman Concept is basically a Countryman coupe minus rear doors. Based on the same platform it even uses the same… Continue reading »

  • Spy Shots: 2012 Ford Focus EV

    The all-electric version of the next-generation Ford Focus will go on sale in the U.S. by the end of 2011 and in Europe by 2012. From these latest spy photos we can see that the Focus EV will get a unique front fascia compared to… Continue reading »

  • Derek Black Drives the New BMW X3 In the Alps

    The new X3 steps out of the shadow of the X5, well-equipped to face the brave new motoring world. Little brother has grown up and learned to be more politically correct. What am I wittering on about? Well, I have just been to the Austrian… Continue reading »

  • Video: Private View of Petter Solberg's Car Collection

    Recently comedian/actor Neil Cole visited 2003 World Rally Champion Petter Solberg in Sweden, where the he gave an exclusive tour of some of his amazing cars. The collection mainly includes different rally cars, but there are also some nice street cars in the collection. What… Continue reading »

  • Christmas Gift Ideas: Porsche Design Composite Bobsleigh and Aluminium Sledge

    This winter you can be the fastest on the slopes with the new Porsche Design composite bobsleigh. This plastic bobsleigh is a perfect Christmas gift for any Porsche enthusiast and draws inspiration from the racing bobsleigh. It can be steered simply and individually using the… Continue reading »

  • To the Rescue! Peugeot Accident Assistance

    At a particularly appropriate time, given the current weather conditions, Peugeot is offering a complementary accident assistance service to all owners, taking away all the hassle of dealing with recovery agents, repairers and insurers. In the event of an accident, Peugeot owners just need to… Continue reading »

  • Movie Stars! Cars in Movies

    Who makes a movie? Usually, it's a joint effort. In some films, however, it isn’t just the actors, director, crew and backroom staff that make the result memorable. It's a car or cars and here are some we all know and love… Roald Dahl and… Continue reading »

  • The Track MP4-12C: McLaren Confirms GT3 Car

    McLaren today confirmed its plans to bring the McLaren name back to GT sports car racing. From 2012, McLaren and CRS Racing will supply and support a limited number of GT3 racing cars for European-based privateers. The cars will be based on the McLaren MP4-12C… Continue reading »

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