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2017’s most hotly anticipated cars #12 – The BMW X2 0

Today sees us continue our look ahead to this year’s most highly anticipated new releases. Coming in at number 12 (on our list of no particular order) is… The BMW X2 Finally, the production edition of the X2 concept that we all got so excited about back in November draws near to its release date.(…)

2017’s most hotly anticipated cars #14 – The Mazda CX-5 0

As January rumbles relentlessly on, we continue our look ahead to some of the most anticipated cars set to be released throughout 2017. Again, in no particular order, next up for our spotlight is the… Mazda CX-5 It’s always a hard act to follow something good. The outgoing CX-5 was a thoroughly decent car, it(…)

2017’s most hotly anticipated cars #13 – The Mini Countryman 0

Today we continue our list of 2017’s most hotly anticipated cars with a sneaky peak at the reimagining of an iconic classic… The Mini Countryman If truth be told, when it’s released next month, the Mini Countryman won’t be the best looking car on the roads; the car’s bulky contours take some getting used to.(…)

The ten most eccentric Ferraris: No.9 – The Ferrari 250 ‘Breadvan’ 0

Ferrari – a brand synonymous with motoring excellence, class, style and power. Over the years we’ve been treated to automotive masterpieces that have gained as much reverence amongst enthusiasts as the scribblings of their fellow countryman Leonardo da Vinci. However, it would be true to say that not all Ferrari’s offerings, are on the same(…)

The ten most eccentric Ferraris: #10 – The Ferrari 408 4RM 0

Throughout the world, the Ferrari brand is revered as the pinnacle of motoring beauty, performance and glamour. The list of iconic Ferraris is a long one: the Testarossa, 250 TR, F40 – all classic editions of a stable of sheer thoroughbred excellence. Aside from the triumphs, there have been some less celebrated, and more eccentric(…)

2017’s most hotly anticipated cars #16 – The Alfa Romeo Stelvio 0

As we continue our look at some of the hottest new cars to be hitting the roads globally over the next year, we turn our attention to a particularly fine upcoming offering from Bella Italia, Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s the… #16 Alfa Romeo Stelvio First sight of a new Alfa Romeo is always an exciting(…)

Sweden’s favourite car isn’t a Volvo 0

For the first time in more than 50 years, the top selling car in Sweden isn’t a Volvo. Instead, the Volkswagen Golf topped the sales charts, figures released by Sweden’s carmakers’ association revealed, with Volvo hanging onto the largest overall market share. In total, 5.9% of new cars bought in the country were VW Golfs.(…)

Maserati planning to pause sports car production 0

Maserati is doing the unthinkable: It’s planning to halt production of its sports cars. With the company’s emphasis switching to four-door saloons and crossovers, iconic models such as the GranTurismo and GranCabrio are set to be put out to pasture for a few years, with production at the Viale Ciro Menotti headquarters in north Italy(…)

A look back at the Lamborghini Countach (1974 – 1990) 0

On those days, when there’s not much in the way of fresh news stories from the motoring world, we can allow ourselves to reminisce a little and revisit some of the classics of yesteryear. Today’s choice is particularly special; Ladies and Gentlemen, we give you the Lamborghini Countach… From the moment the first prototype appeared(…)

UK car exports flourishing – but post Brexit Britain slumping 0

Doubts about the economy started to affect the car industry last month. A 10.6% drop in the amount of UK-built vehicles sold within the country, contrasted to this time last year. Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) detailed the production to sales figures, but also showed that this dip was(…)