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'Kei-cars like the super-sexy Honda Beat remain some of the most joyous road cars ever made'
Dickie Meaden opinion
Opinion

'Kei-cars like the super-sexy Honda Beat remain some of the most joyous road cars ever made'

What we need right now, says Meaden, is a kei-style framework for sports cars
28 Sep 2021
2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 revealed – America’s answer to the Porsche 911 GT3
Corvette Z06
Corvette Z06 coupe

2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 revealed – America’s answer to the Porsche 911 GT3

Chevrolet isn’t holding back with its incoming mid-engined Corvette Z06, and the first official image has surfaced early...
27 Sep 2021
New Volkswagen Golf R estate priced from €51,585
Mk8 Golf R estate
Volkswagen Golf R Estate

New Volkswagen Golf R estate priced from €51,585

Deliveries for the new Volkswagen Golf R estate are set to commence before the end of the year in Europe, but the UK has to wait
27 Sep 2021
Customer deliveries of high-speed Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ commence
Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300
Bugatti Chiron Super Sport

Customer deliveries of high-speed Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ commence

The first of thirty examples have rolled off the Molsheim production line ready for their lucky owners
23 Sep 2021
Caterham Seven 170 revealed – super lightweight Seven stripped to the extreme
Caterham 170R – front quarter
Caterham 7

Caterham Seven 170 revealed – super lightweight Seven stripped to the extreme

There are lightweights, and there’s Caterham’s Seven 170 weighing in at just 440kg
23 Sep 2021
Ford Bronco Raptor teased ahead of 2022 reveal
Ford Bronco Raptor
Ford Bronco Raptor

Ford Bronco Raptor teased ahead of 2022 reveal

Ford's answer to the Defender and Wrangler is officially receiving the Raptor treatment
23 Sep 2021
Ford partners with Redwood Materials to invest in closed-loop battery cycle
Ford sustainability
Ford

Ford partners with Redwood Materials to invest in closed-loop battery cycle

The move to electrification has its own threats to sustainability, but Ford’s new partnership aims to close the loop
23 Sep 2021
Lotus reveals new insight into its electric sports car platform
Lotus EV future plans
Lotus

Lotus reveals new insight into its electric sports car platform

Innovative and flexible platform to underpin Lotus’s 2026 EV sports car
21 Sep 2021
Lotus Emira First Edition priced from £75,995 – production to commence in 2022
Lotus Emira
Lotus Emira coupe

Lotus Emira First Edition priced from £75,995 – production to commence in 2022

First examples of the new Lotus Emira will roll off the production line early next year, with the entry-level four-cylinder to follow
20 Sep 2021
Updated 2022 Ford Fiesta ST debuts – Hyundai i20N nemesis refreshed and refocused
2022 Ford Fiesta ST – front
Ford Fiesta ST hatchback

Updated 2022 Ford Fiesta ST debuts – Hyundai i20N nemesis refreshed and refocused

Ford’s given the entire Fiesta range a makeover, including its ST hot hatchback
16 Sep 2021
GTO Engineering California Spider Revival revealed
GTO Engineering California Spider – front tracking
Classic cars

GTO Engineering California Spider Revival revealed

Ferrari’s legendary ’60s roadster joins GTO’s range of 250 recreations
16 Sep 2021
Is this a BMW M4 CSL? New hardcore M Division model ready to take on the 911 GT3
BMW M4 CSL spy 2021 – nose
BMW M4 coupe

Is this a BMW M4 CSL? New hardcore M Division model ready to take on the 911 GT3

It doesn’t matter what this hardcore M4 will be called, because it’s going to hit hard when it arrives next year
15 Sep 2021
New 992 Porsche 911 GT3 RS spied testing with new details
992 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 2021
Porsche 911 GT3 RS coupe

New 992 Porsche 911 GT3 RS spied testing with new details

Porsche’s GT division is prepping the new 992 GT3 RS and our spy photographers have spotted it on track
15 Sep 2021
Overdrive car club announces Yorkshire Rendezvous tour
Overdrive car club – 1
News

Overdrive car club announces Yorkshire Rendezvous tour

The inaugural event for this new classic and performance car club will explore the best roads in northern England
14 Sep 2021
'The key to autonomous driving is obvious to anyone with half a brain'
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opinion

'The key to autonomous driving is obvious to anyone with half a brain'

Porter's a fly on the wall in a critical moment within the biggest automotive R&D's quest for autonomous driving success
14 Sep 2021
2022 Nissan GT-R model year update revealed
MY22 Nissan GT-R T-spec – front quarter
Nissan GT-R

2022 Nissan GT-R model year update revealed

Two new special editions and the return of some iconic colours are the highlights of the Nissan GT-R’s MY22 update
14 Sep 2021
All-new 2022 Subaru WRX debuts – the legend returns, but not to the UK
All-new 2022 Subaru WRX – action
Subaru WRX STi

All-new 2022 Subaru WRX debuts – the legend returns, but not to the UK

Subaru’s all-new WRX is a ground-up refresh that’ll form the base of a new STI
13 Sep 2021
Facelifted 2021 Volkswagen Polo priced from £17,885
2021 Volkswagen Polo
Volkswagen Polo

Facelifted 2021 Volkswagen Polo priced from £17,885

The Volkswagen Polo has received a refresh for 2021, order books are now open
10 Sep 2021
Tesla Model S Plaid breaks EV Nürburgring record – beats Porsche Taycan Turbo
Tesla Model S Plaid
Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Plaid breaks EV Nürburgring record – beats Porsche Taycan Turbo

Tesla has now recorded a Nürburgring lap time with its Model S Plaid, if that matters
10 Sep 2021
429bhp Donkervoort D8 GTO Individual Series revealed
Donkervoort D8 GTO Individual Series
News

429bhp Donkervoort D8 GTO Individual Series revealed

The final road-going Donkervoort D8 GTO is more customisable and powerful than ever
10 Sep 2021
Radford’s Lotus Type 62/2 John Player Special revealed with 600bhp
Radford Lotus Type 622 John Player Special
Lotus

Radford’s Lotus Type 62/2 John Player Special revealed with 600bhp

Lotus Type 62/2 by Radford unveiled in range-topping John Player Special form
9 Sep 2021
Lotus Emira GT4 revealed ahead of 2022 race debut
Lotus Emira GT4
Lotus Emira coupe

Lotus Emira GT4 revealed ahead of 2022 race debut

Emira sheds weight and gains race-spec kit as it prepares to go racing
8 Sep 2021
Renault 5 EV stars at Munich motor show – production due in 2024
Renault 5
Renault 5

Renault 5 EV stars at Munich motor show – production due in 2024

As Renault offers a first look at it's retro EV concept in the metal, it has confirmed that first cars will hit the road in 2024
7 Sep 2021
Porsche Mission R previews new one-make racer and Cayman successor
Porsche Mission R – front quarter
Porsche

Porsche Mission R previews new one-make racer and Cayman successor

A look ahead at the 718’s electrified replacement that will also spawn a new racing series
6 Sep 2021
Mercedes-AMG GT63 S E Performance revealed – 831bhp monster finally arrives
GT63 S E Performance
Mercedes

Mercedes-AMG GT63 S E Performance revealed – 831bhp monster finally arrives

It’s taken its time, but AMG has finally delivered a groundbreaking high performance PHEV
6 Sep 2021
Renault Megane E-Tech Electric revealed – new-generation electric car of the French variety
Renault Megane E-Tech Electric - front quarter
Renault

Renault Megane E-Tech Electric revealed – new-generation electric car of the French variety

Renault’s stylish new EV signals the birth of a new type of Megane, but the end of the Megane RS as we know it
6 Sep 2021
Mercedes-Benz EQE breaks cover – EV assault continues with E-class-sized saloon
Mercedes EQE
Mercedes-Benz EQE saloon

Mercedes-Benz EQE breaks cover – EV assault continues with E-class-sized saloon

This is Mercedes’ most important EV yet – a new E-class, but not as you know it
5 Sep 2021
Mercedes-AMG EQS53 debuts in Munich – takes aim at the Tesla Model S Plaid
Mercedes-AMG EQS53
Mercedes EQ

Mercedes-AMG EQS53 debuts in Munich – takes aim at the Tesla Model S Plaid

All-electric EQS53 may not be a full-house AMG, but it still cranks 750bhp
5 Sep 2021
2021 Munich motor show preview – sustainability to take centre stage
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motor show

2021 Munich motor show preview – sustainability to take centre stage

Germany’s biennial show is back in a different city and format, with plenty of new metal to come after more than a year of virtual reveals
3 Sep 2021
Audi Grand Sphere Concept previews new flagship EV to succeed A8
Audi Grand Sphere Concept – front quarter
Audi

Audi Grand Sphere Concept previews new flagship EV to succeed A8

The second of three Audi Concepts, Grand Sphere aims for new type of luxury class customer
2 Sep 2021
Cupra Urban Rebel: first look at supermini EV and potential hot hatch
Cupra Urban Rebel – front quarter
Cupra

Cupra Urban Rebel: first look at supermini EV and potential hot hatch

The marketplace and consumers are eagerly awaiting supermini-sized EVs, and Cupra’s aggressive little concept
2 Sep 2021
Emilia GT Veloce to be a Quadrifoglio-powered Giulia GT restomod
Emilia GT Veloce – front
Alfa Romeo

Emilia GT Veloce to be a Quadrifoglio-powered Giulia GT restomod

German tuner Emilia Auto Gmbh has partnered with VELA Performance to create this ultra restomod
1 Sep 2021
New Morgan 3 Wheeler coming – twin’s out, and a Ford triple is in
Morgan 3 Wheeler prototype 1
Morgan 3 Wheeler

New Morgan 3 Wheeler coming – twin’s out, and a Ford triple is in

Morgan is in development of a replacement for its iconic three-wheeler
1 Sep 2021
‘So the Mini GP3 is a hardcore, track-spec hot hatch yet it has an automatic gearbox. Who gets fired for this decision?’
Jethro opinion header
Opinion

‘So the Mini GP3 is a hardcore, track-spec hot hatch yet it has an automatic gearbox. Who gets fired for this decision?’

The pandemic gave Angry Jethro some things he needs to get off his chest
31 Aug 2021
Lotus firms EV future plans – four new models due in four years
Lotus EV future plans
Lotus

Lotus firms EV future plans – four new models due in four years

A new production facility in China, and technical partnership with Nio to result in a wave of new models 
31 Aug 2021
Porsche opens new Asian R&D centre and first manufacturing plant outside Europe
Porsche Taycan China
Porsche

Porsche opens new Asian R&D centre and first manufacturing plant outside Europe

Dev centre to focus on Chinese-market models, Malaysian manufacturing for local consumption also planned
31 Aug 2021