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AC Cobra

AC Cobra 289s recharged with electric conversion

The AC Cobra, father car of the iconic Shelby Cobra, has been electrified by Falcon Electric
1 Jul 2020
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Saloons

BMW M5 F90 vs E28 M5, RS6, E500 and Lotus Carlton: supersaloons old vs new

From the first to the very latest, we take a dive into the history of the supersaloon with the 1985 BMW M5 E28 and other classics taking on today's mo…
4 Apr 2020
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Chevrolet Corvette

New Chevrolet Corvette C8 review – America's sports car has turned supercar

Chevrolet's mid-engined Corvette is a superbly rounded and capable beginning of a new type of American supercar
26 Feb 2020
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BMW M235i

BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe review - enough to take on the Mercedes-AMG CLA35?

Not the best way to spend 37 grand on a new car
20 Feb 2020
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Porsche Boxster

Porsche Boxster GTS 4.0 2020 review - as good as it gets

The 718 Porsche Boxster GTS has ditched the four-pot for the Cayman GT4's six, and the results are as good as we were hoping
16 Feb 2020
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Porsche Macan GTS SUV

Porsche Macan GTS 2020 review

Porsche's mid-sized Macan GTS remains the most impressive SUV to drive with a tad more polish and tech
10 Feb 2020
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Toyota GT 86

Toyota GT86 v Mazda MX-5 v Abarth 124 Spider – lightweight sports car shootout

Three affordable sports cars from Japan and, er, Japan battle it out on the Yorkshire Dales
14 Jan 2020
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Hyundai

Renaissance man - Albert Biermann and how he transformed Hyundai

His brief was an engineer’s dream: to create and develop a new performance division from a clean sheet of paper with few strings attached
31 Dec 2019
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Hyundai

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
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Caterham

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
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Porsche

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
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Porsche Cayman GT4 coupe

New Porsche 718 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
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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
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New 2019 BMW Z4 – front quarter
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
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Audi Quattro and Nissan GT-R
Features

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
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McLaren 720S coupe

McLaren 720S at Anglesey

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster and Audi R8 Spyder
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
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Aston Martin DB11 Volante
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
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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
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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