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  • 2012 Porsche Boxster Winter Testing In Northern Sweden

    Yesterday we brought you lightly disguised spy shots of the upcoming 2012 Porsche 911 Coupe and Convertible. Here we have the next-generation 2012 Porsche Boxster from the same testing area. Internally known as the 981, the new Boxster reveals us its new triangular LED taillights.… Continue reading »

  • Ferrari Four Concept Revealed - Four Seats And Four Wheel Drive

    No more spy photos and speculations! Ferrari has revealed the first images and details of the new FF(Ferrari Four), company's most powerful four-seater ever, as well as its first ever four-wheel drive car. The Ferrari Four is designed by Pininfarina and features familiar elements from… Continue reading »

  • Nissan Juke review

    Review: Fun and Funky Nissan Juke Breaks the Mould

    Many people fancy a car that is a bit different but still affordable to buy and run - that is the cue for the stage entrance of the new Nissan Juke. What is it? Like the popular Qashqai, this is another cross-over - a car… Continue reading »

  • Rendered Speculation: Electric Renault City Car Based on Smart ForTwo

    Last April Daimler and Renault-Nissan announced a strategic alliance. The Renault-Nissan alliance will share its small diesel and petrol engine expertise and technology, which Mercedes-Benz use in the next-generation smart ForTwo. In return Daimler, will share its four- and six-cylinder engines with Nissan's luxury arm,… Continue reading »

  • New Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster Revealed (Video)

    Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the new SLK roadster, that will be launched in the UK in June. Now in its third generation, the SLK is the first car to feature the panoramic vario-roof with Magic Sky Control, which switches to light or dark at the… Continue reading »

  • Detroit 2011: Porsche 918 RSR Concept Revealed

    At the 2011 Detroit Auto Show, Porsche today debuted their latest concept, the Porsche 918 RSR. Taking proven technology from the 911 GT3 R Hybrid, the 918 RSR utilizes a flywheel energy recovery system for added power and traction. The 918 RSR is powered by… Continue reading »

  • 2010 In Numbers: 2,030,846 New Car Registrations, Up By 1.8% Compared To 2009

    The 2010 market rose by 35,847 units to 2,030,846 units, ending 1.8% up on 2009 figures. The fleet market rose by over 10% in 2010, but private volumes slipped following the end of the Scrappage Incentive Scheme. Registrations fell 18.0% in December to 123,817 units.… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen Golf R Driven - The Fastest Production Golf Ever

    Ssh....this is the fastest production Golf ever but they are almost keeping it a secret. A couple of wee ‘R’ badges and fat twin exhaust tailpipes are the first clues. The more sharp-eyed may notice that it sits a bit lower and those big wheels… 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 »

  • Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster Winter Testing in Germany

    The SLS AMG coupe with gullwing doors has been on the market for a while now and soon the convertible version will join the party. Spotted testing in Germany near the Mercedes facility in Stuttgart/Sindelfingen., the SLS AMG Roadster shows us a retractable canvas roof… Continue reading »

  • Himalayan Motorcycling Holiday: One Man's View

    A motorcycle tour called 'Enduro Himalaya™ the adventure in the sky' has to be something special, hasn't it? Martin Payne from Conwy took one so he's the man to ask. Here is his story… Picture a dark February evening in North Wales; it's freezing cold,… Continue reading »

  • Three-Day Wonder: The Cholmondeley Pageant of Power 2011

    It's true, success breeds expansion! As the 2010 Cholmondeley Pageant of Power was such a runaway success, its 2011 equivalent will be bigger and better than ever, with more action than ever before. An extra day is needed to pack everything in, so the event… Continue reading »

  • BMW 1 Series M Coupe

    BMW 1 Series M Coupe Revealed, Public Debut Next Month in Detroit

    BMW has finally revealed the 1 Series M Coupe - the smallest M car in its range. The 1 Series M Coupe is powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre inline-six that delivers the same 335bhp and 332lb ft of torque as it does in the Z4sDrive35iS.… Continue reading »

  • Frame-Up: Chassis Construction In Detail

    Few would argue about a car's needing a strong structure. Many, on the other hand, aren't totally sure about chassis construction. So here, a run through how car chassis have developed over the years, and how they now work, will enlighten many. In the good… Continue reading »

  • Get The Drift? Understeer and Oversteer Explained

    'Understeer' and 'oversteer' are bandied around when car enthusiasts talk to one another. As is often the case with such terms, they can be used wrongly, largely because enthusiasm can outshine knowledge. But understeer and oversteer aren't too difficult to understand. Both these terms have… Continue reading »