evo Archive

A car wash loophole in an MGF – evo Archive
Car wash loophole in an MGF
MG

A car wash loophole in an MGF – evo Archive

How the drop-tops Grand Challenge got some of the evo team in a lather
21 Jun 2022
Sideways in a McLaren F1 – evo Archive
McLaren F1
McLaren F1

Sideways in a McLaren F1 – evo Archive

It’s the most expensive car we’ve ever had sideways. This is how it happened
7 Jun 2022
Timely snowfall and a Caterham Seven – evo Archive
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Caterham

Timely snowfall and a Caterham Seven – evo Archive

How a timely snowfall enabled the capture of a new perspective on drifting
10 May 2022
Buying a Quattro for the launch of the Audi TT – evo Archive
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Buying a Quattro for the launch of the Audi TT – evo Archive

Driving overnight to the Italian launch of the Audi TT – in a second-hand Ur‑Quattro bought only hours before – was all in a (long) day’s work for iss…
29 Apr 2022
Lost spectacles and a Lamborghini Aventador Roadster – evo Archive
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evo Archive

Lost spectacles and a Lamborghini Aventador Roadster – evo Archive

The loss of his glasses should have been a disaster for severely myopic photographer Dean Smith, but somehow he still got the job done
5 Apr 2022

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A covert photoshoot at the former home of the French Grand Prix – evo Archive
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Morgan

A covert photoshoot at the former home of the French Grand Prix – evo Archive

How subterfuge and guile saved the day on a photoshoot at L’autodrome de Linas-Montlhéry
22 Mar 2022
Simply the Test – evo Archive
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Simply the Test – evo Archive

It was a definitive story from evo’s early years – although one small thing could possibly have been improved…
8 Mar 2022
A trip to Ari Vatanen's chateaux – evo Archive
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A trip to Ari Vatanen's chateaux – evo Archive

A quiet spot during eCoty 2013 gave Henry Catchpole the opportunity to meet one of his heroes...
25 Jan 2022
An uncomfortable journey in a Lotus 2-Eleven – evo Archive
Lotus 2-Eleven
Lotus 2-Eleven

An uncomfortable journey in a Lotus 2-Eleven – evo Archive

What better car for taking the indirect route from the Midlands to central France than… a windscreenless Lotus?
11 Jan 2022
An Aston Martin Vantage N430 and the Old Military Road – evo Archive
Aston Martin N430 evo archive
Aston Martin Vantage

An Aston Martin Vantage N430 and the Old Military Road – evo Archive

Shooting an Aston Martin in the Scottish Highlands helped put film-maker Sam Riley on the map
28 Dec 2021
Blue brakes and an evo Nürburgring gathering – evo Archive
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evo Archive

Blue brakes and an evo Nürburgring gathering – evo Archive

How a very evo Nürburgring gathering came to be – and why an RS4 was returned slightly worse for wear
30 Nov 2021
The Three Peaks Challenge and a Corvette Z06 – evo Archive
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The Three Peaks Challenge and a Corvette Z06 – evo Archive

When evo and a Le Mans winner tackled another type of 24 Hours
16 Nov 2021
An Aventador J at midnight – evo Archive
Lamborghini Aventador J
Lamborghini Aventador

An Aventador J at midnight – evo Archive

Henry Catchpole recalls the time we spent with the one-off Lamborghini Aventador J in an empty motor show hall
2 Nov 2021
The dictionary definition of understeer – evo Archive
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Porsche

The dictionary definition of understeer – evo Archive

The day evo columnist Richard Porter proved he wasn’t one for turning
19 Oct 2021
A sketchy drive in McLaren F1 XP5 – evo Archive
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A sketchy drive in McLaren F1 XP5 – evo Archive

Seeing red in the F1… and keeping Ron Dennis in the dark
5 Oct 2021
A group test of endurance – evo Archive
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evo Archive

A group test of endurance – evo Archive

What goes on in the hotel bedroom is enough to give a road tester nightmares
21 Sep 2021
A dead Ferrari F40 in Switzerland – evo Archive
Ferrari F40
Ferrari F40

A dead Ferrari F40 in Switzerland – evo Archive

The story of a Ferrari F40, a flat battery, Swiss chocolate and sex toys…
7 Sep 2021
When we raced, and lost, against Alistair McRae – evo Archive
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Ginetta

When we raced, and lost, against Alistair McRae – evo Archive

An evo race debut and a mischievous McRae made for an indelible weekend at Brands Hatch
24 Aug 2021
Stranded in Morocco with a McLaren MP4-12C – evo archive
McLaren 12C
McLaren 12C

Stranded in Morocco with a McLaren MP4-12C – evo archive

Police and customs weren’t to be trusted. Thankfully the MP4-12C was
10 Aug 2021
That time we gatecrashed Wembley in £1000 bangers – evo archive
Grand Challenge
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That time we gatecrashed Wembley in £1000 bangers – evo archive

How evo scored big when we ended up in Wembley Stadium during our (in)famous Grand Challenge
27 Jul 2021
A trip to Bangor hospital – evo archive
TVR Sagaris
TVR Sagaris

A trip to Bangor hospital – evo archive

Henry Catchpole relives his trip to Bangor with a wounded photographer and a TVR
13 Jul 2021
Brake failure on the Millbrook straight – evo archive
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BMW

Brake failure on the Millbrook straight – evo archive

Millbrook’s two-way straight was daunting at the best of times. Throw in a bit of brake failure, and…
29 Jun 2021
The reluctant LaFerrari driver – evo archive
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Ferrari

The reluctant LaFerrari driver – evo archive

How do you get a £1million hypercar out of the back of a delivery truck? Very, very, slowly…
15 Jun 2021
When Audi first humbled Porsche – evo Archive
When Audi first humbled Porsche
Audi R8

When Audi first humbled Porsche – evo Archive

In 2007, the R8 definitely, absolutely beat a 911 at the first time of asking. But had we made the right call?
2 Jun 2021
The curious case of the missing Porsche 911 GT3 – evo Archive
The curious case of the missing 911 GT3
Porsche 911 GT3

The curious case of the missing Porsche 911 GT3 – evo Archive

The keen-eyed will have noticed a mysterious empty spot on the cover of the 2006 evo Car of the Year issue. Henry Catchpole reveals all
18 May 2021