News: Cars

We bait London’s supercar spotters – and FAIL

Friday  17:36,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

We take the AMG GT R to London and it doesn't go entirely to plan If you’re someone who doesn’t like to stand out, it’s probably not the car for you. I’m not the sort of person who likes to stand out. I get a quiet thrill out of[...]

We bait London’s supercar spotters – and FAIL

Friday  17:33,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

We take the AMG GT R to London and it doesn't go entirely to plan If you’re someone who doesn’t like to stand out, it’s probably not the car for you. I’m not the sort of person who likes to stand out. I get a quiet thrill out of[...]

Top five most difficult manoeuvres rated by motorists

Friday  17:33,   13 october 2017
Read Cars

Drivers in the UK are going to extraordinary lengths to avoid basic driving manoeuvres The survey of 1,011 motorists, carried out by Vantage-leasing.com, revealed that more than half (68%) of drivers will actively avoid parallel parking,[...]

Are these Britain’s best classic cars?

Friday  17:31,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

Lancaster Insurance announces the first 10 cars shortlisted for the NEC Pride of Ownership competition is held at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show in March and the NEC Classic Motor Show in November. 10 Ten out of the 20[...]

The new car paint Lexus spent 15 years creating

Friday  17:31,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

It’s inspired by butterfly wings The firm has been working for the past decade and a half with a specialist company in California to invent the new[...]

Are these Britain’s best classic cars?

Friday  17:30,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

Lancaster Insurance announces the first 10 cars shortlisted for the NEC Pride of Ownership competition is held at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show in March and the NEC Classic Motor Show in November. 10 Ten out of the 20[...]

The new car paint Lexus spent 15 years creating

Friday  17:29,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

It’s inspired by butterfly wings The firm has been working for the past decade and a half with a specialist company in California to invent the new[...]

Comment: Why the new Range Rover needed a plug-in hybrid variant

Friday  17:28,   13 october 2017
Autocar

The new P400e might be compromised in its technical design but it's a credible addition to the line-upRelated: Updated Range Rover - luxury SUV gains 101mpg hybrid option (Auto Express) Click to expand Your browser does not support [...]

Comment: Why the new Range Rover needed a plug-in hybrid variant

Friday  17:27,   13 october 2017
Autocar

The new P400e might be compromised in its technical design but it's a credible addition to the line-upRelated: Updated Range Rover - luxury SUV gains 101mpg hybrid option (Auto Express) Click to expand Your browser does not support [...]

Nissan X-Trail review: big-selling SUV gets refresh

Friday  17:25,   13 october 2017
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You’re looking at the world’s best-selling SUV – the Nissan X-Trail. The third generation X-Trail has been around since 2014, so Nissan has decided to give it a mid-lifefacelift and technical[...]

Audi A8 2017 review

Friday  17:24,   13 october 2017
Autocar

The new Audi A8 is sophisticated, undemanding and full of technology, but is it enough to knock the supremely good Mercedes-Benz S-Class off its perch?This, the new A8, has the greatest capability for autonomous driving of any production car in the[...]

Rolls-Royce Phantom 2017 review

Friday  17:19,   13 october 2017
Autocar

The new Rolls-Royce Phantom arrives, determined to retain its place as the pinnacle of luxury motoringThis is the new Rolls-Royce Phantom, the eighth model to wear the nameplate; only, like a navy warship, Phantom nameplates haven’t necessarily[...]

We drive the off-roader that eats Qashqais for breakfast

Friday  17:19,   13 october 2017
Motoring Research

What's a Mercedes-Benz Unimog like to drive? We find out While, on paper, it’s essentially a workhorse, Unimog is a brand in its own right. Off-road aficionados love them. There are even enthusiasts’ clubs around the world – something[...]

Peugeot 5008 review: seven-seater SUV class act

Friday  17:18,   13 october 2017
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The new Peugeot 5008 is a class act with a real quality feel. Not only did the acclaimed new 3008 turn heads, it also featured the French giant’s game-changing digital i-Cockpit and won the 2017 European Car of the Year[...]

McLaren 570S Spider 2017 UK first drive

Friday  17:16,   13 october 2017
Autocar

The McLaren 570S Spider combines all the dynamic brilliance of the coupé with the added fun of roof-down driving at the touch of a buttonThere’s nothing complicated to understand about the move from a coupé to the Spider version of the McLaren[...]