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2017’s most hotly anticipated cars #09 – The Lamborghini Huracan Performante 0

Last time out on our look ahead to the year’s most excitedly awaited cars we got all hot and bothered about the new Alpine – soon to be released by Renault. Shifting our focus across Europe to the right and down a bit, to Italy’s green and pleasant lands, we check out the next release(…)

The ten most eccentric Ferraris: No.08 – The Ferrari P4/5 0

Today, we pick up where we left off, on our list of the lesser known, and more eccentric editions of the Ferrari stable. Nowhere near as revered as the iconic classics, such as the Testarossa, 250 TR or the F40, our ten more unique models each have a fascinating story of their own. Any car,(…)

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.(…)

2017’s most hotly anticipated cars #17 – The Bugatti Chiron 0

A whole range of truly fabulous vehicles are set to be released onto the roads and racetracks over the next twelve months. We take a sneaky advance peak at what we consider to be the top 17. 17. Bugatti Chiron We’ve not necessarily ranked our seventeen in any particular order, so there’s no shame in(…)

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(…)

European Car of the Year 2017: Shortlist revealed 0

The results are in! The final shortlist for European Car of the Year 2017 has been released. The coveted motoring prize, with a jury panel featuring some of the most prominent motoring journalists from across the continent, will be awarded to one of seven contenders that have impressed over the past twelve months. The seven(…)

Drivers leaving cars to defrost are breaking law warn police 0

Police have warned that drivers who stay in their warm houses whilst their cars sit with the engines running defrosting on the driveway, are breaking the law, police have warned. It is an offense for drivers to leave their vehicles unattended with the engine running. This will come as unwelcome news to motorists as Britain(…)

The McLaren 570S Track Pack 0

Exciting news has emerged from the depths of darkest Woking: McLaren has announced they are doing a Track Pack for the 570S. It costs £16,500 – or about 1.8 Volkswagen Ups – in addition to the standard car’s £143,250 asking price. So, what do you get for that? To put it bluntly, lots of good(…)

Car production drops for first time in 14 months 0

A drop in domestic demand was the main reason for UK car production falling for the first time in 14 months, industry figures revealed. According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), 151,795 vehicles were manufactured, a drop of 1% compared to October 2015. The reason for the drop in production was attributed(…)