Steve Sutcliffe

Hyundai RM19 prototype review

RM19 might be just a pre-production mule at the moment but it shows how good Hyundai’s mid-engined car could be when it appears in 2021
26 Nov 2019

Caterham 620R v Ariel Atom 3.5 v Elemental Rp1

Flight Club - lightweight track day toys with heavyweight powertrains, Steve Sutcliffe compares them on track at Anglesey circuit in Wales
5 Nov 2019

Porsche 718 Spyder review

The Porsche 718 Spyder is a rare gem of a sports car, there is nothing else like it at the price
12 Aug 2019
BMW 1 Series hatchback

2019 BMW M135i review

Highly effective and very quick, but lacks emotion beside the best hot hatchbacks
16 Jul 2019
Porsche Cayman GT4 coupe

New 2019 Porsche Cayman GT4 review - it's a bit special

For a combination of pure driver appeal and value, the Cayman GT4 has no rivals. An instant modern classic, if ever there was one.
15 Jul 2019
Jaguar XE saloon

2018 Jaguar XE 300 Sport review

M3-lite version of Jaguar’s XE is deceptively rapid, predictably refined, and is therefore a welcome addition
13 Jul 2018
BMW Z4 coupe

New 2019 BMW Z4 review – first drive of Z4 prototype

Much sharper to drive than before, much more aggressively styled, the Z4 at last has potential to rival a Boxster.
5 Jun 2018

Audi Quattro vs Nissan GT-R

Both these cars redefined all-road all-weather performance. But could a 1989 Audi possibly teach today’s GT-R any tricks?
29 May 2018
McLaren 720S coupe

McLaren 720S at Anglese

Driving the McLaren 720S on track demands total focus – especially at challenging Anglesey. Get it right, though, and it’s mind blowing
24 May 2018
Alpine A110 coupe

Alpine A110 review

A very strong return for the Alpine brand. The new Alpine A110 is lighter, faster and in many ways better to drive than a base 718 Cayman
16 May 2018
Porsche Cayenne SUV

Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid review –revised green tech for SUV

More convincing than the previous Cayenne hybrid – but Porsche’s hybrid SUV still offers few benefits over its petrol equivalnets.
14 May 2018
Aston Martin

Advantage Aston

Chris Goodwin and Matt Becker are the men defining how the new breed of Aston Martins drive, this is their take on what's to come
8 May 2018
Hyundai i30 N hatchback

Hyundai i30 N review

Hyundai's hot hatch is sharp, involving and copes very well when taken onto a circuit
19 Mar 2018
Mercedes AMG GT coupe

Mercedes AMG GT Roadster vs Audi R8 Spyder

Mercedes-AMG’s new GT Roadster hits a sweet-spot on the spec sheet, but can it see off the howling Audi R8 Spyder V10?
11 Mar 2018
Aston Martin DB11 coupe

Aston Martin DB11 Volante review - the DB11 at its best?

The sweetest DB11 to drive so far, and a chunk more practical than the last Volante, as well.
19 Feb 2018

Ferrari Portofino review

New Portofino is faster and easier to live with than the old California, but misses some of the magic that makes other Ferraris great
14 Feb 2018
Maserati Ghibli saloon

New Maserati Ghibli S review

Stylish and much improved dynamically, but still a way short of the best in class overall
16 Nov 2017
Ford GT coupe

2017 Ford GT review

New GT is epic to drive on a track, but less so on the road
30 Oct 2017
Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV

New Alfa Romeo Stelvio 2017 review

Alfa’s first SUV shares many of the attributes found in its talented saloon brother, the Giulia
1 Aug 2017

Renault Zoe E-sport review - the future of the hot hatch?

An intriguing glimpse into the potential future of electric performance cars
26 Jul 2017

Ferrari 812 Superfast review

Faster, louder, even more exciting than the F12. But not as pretty to look at, which is a shame
22 Jun 2017
Elemental RP1 convertible

Elemental RP1

The RP1 is a formidable track weapon that's as usable as a Caterham on the road
18 Apr 2017
Mini Countryman SUV

New MINI Countryman JCW review

Potent but pricey new Countryman is too big and heavy to be much fun
11 Apr 2017
Lamborghini Aventador coupe

Lamborghini Aventador S review

Can new technology, rear-wheel steering and more power transform the Aventador?
23 Jan 2017