Formula One: The worst teams – Coloni 0

Number #08 – Coloni Continuing our look back upon some of Formula 1’s terrible teams of yesteryear, this week our spotlight falls upon a truly dreadful outfit that soldiered on from 1987 to 1991 despite only qualifying in 14 races out of 82. Coloni debuted at the 1987 Grand Prix, powered by an unreliable and(…)

A look back at the Ferrari Dino 206 and 246 (1969 – 1974) 0

Many things distinguish the Ferrari Dino: its unique styling, the quite beautiful handling, the gorgeous thrum of the V6 revving – take your pick. Amongst the more unique aspects of the Dino however, is the fact it doesn’t wear a Ferrari badge at all. Named after Enzo’s late son, the Dino was marketed as just(…)

Singapore to freeze car numbers 0

Singapore is to freeze the amount of vehicles on its roads from next February. The tiny but densely populated country has made the decision to cap numbers based on the scarcity of land and recent improvements to transport infrastructure. In addition to the plans to control car numbers, Singapore already employs a policy where the(…)

Extremely rare £1.5 million supercar damaged in crash 0

A £1.5 million supercar, described as “extremely rare” has been badly damaged in a crash in West Sussex. The Pagani Zonda, capable of 200 mph, crashed on the A27 at Tangmere. Sussex police said no-one was injured in the crash but the car itself, a one-off Italian-made supercar, was left with “significant damage”. Various reports(…)

Halloween special: The five scariest cars to drive 0

Halloween is almost upon us; groups of small ghosts and goblins walk the streets (hopefully not armed with eggs or anything else unpleasant when you come up short on the confectionary front). Over the years there have been a fair amount of stinkers on our roads too. We thought we’d take a look at this(…)

Formula One: The worst teams 0

Continuing our look back at some of the worst teams to grace the hallowed tarmac of Formula 1, our retrospective today shines its less than illustrious spotlight on… Number #09 – Life The springy, upbeat name was the only positive for this stinker. The Life team was a total catastrophe from start to finish. The(…)

London’s fight against toxic car fumes gains momentum with £10 T-Charge 0

Drivers of the most polluting vehicles on the roads may now have to pay a daily charge of as much as £21.50 to enter central London. The £10 T-Charge came into effect last week meaning drivers of older, more polluting vehicles entering central London will now have to pay an extra £10 on top of(…)

Toyota unveils new ‘emotional’ concepts 0

The Tokyo Motor Show has seen Toyota unveil two new concepts that show off the brand’s vision for the future. The two tiny electric cars are said to be able to guide their drivers away from danger by ‘sensing’ their emotions. The two vehicles – the Concept i-Ride and the Concept i-Walk – are the(…)

Renault ‘months ahead’ with 2018 Formula 1 engine 0

Renault has said that compared to this time last year, it is “months” ahead with its new F1 engine for the 2018 season, and has gone someway to solving the reliability issues that dogged the team in the current season. The 2017 season saw the French team make significant improvements with regards to engine performance,(…)

100-year old Peugeot expected to start bidding war 0

A 100-year-old Peugeot race car is set to start a bidding war amongst classic collectors, and is expected to fetch a whopping £4 million when it goes under the hammer. The 1913 L45 was one of the great speedsters of its time, capable of 100 mph (faster than a modern day Peugeot 108). The hefty(…)