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Reborn TVR Taking Deposits For New Sports Car From July 7

It's exciting enough that Les Edgar and his investor consortium have promised a new TVR for 2017.

But revelations that designer Gordon Murray—you …

Car Tech

Ecclestone 'in talks' to buy Formula 1 back from CVC

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5 July 2015 by GPT Staff

Bernie Ecclestone has hinted that he could take over majority ownership of Formula 1 again as part of a

Formula One

Boullier admits time is running out for McLaren

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier has admitted that his team cannot wait much longer for Honda to deliver a turnaround if its brand is not going …

McLaren Automotive

The Story Of Famed Jaguar Test Driver Norman Dewis [w/Video]

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Some people seem to be born with a natural gift for driving, and Norman Dewis is one of those …


What former Lotus boss Dany Bahar did next

Dany Bahar was always heading for a big comeback.

The former Lotus CEO, best known for the five-model recovery plan that blew up a storm of …

Lotus Cars

Aston Martin to return with Mercedes-powered Red Bull?

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4 July 2015 by GPT Staff

Aston Martin could be set for a return to Formula 1 as part of a deal which could see Red Bull running

Mercedes rules out Aston Martin/Red Bull tie-up

Mercedes has rubbished suggestions that a tie-up between Aston Martin and Red Bull would help them secure a supply of its engines.

A report in trade …

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TVR Already Accepts Deposits For New 2017 Sports Car

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Reborn British car manufacturer TVR is now taking deposits on upcoming V8 Supercar.
A month passed since …

Sports Cars

One-off 1971 Maserati supercar goes under the hammer

A one of a kind Maserati is expected to sell for £2.9million when it goes under the hammer at Bonhams’ September Chantilly Sale. Called the …

2015 Pikes Peak review and gallery

We run through some of our favourite cars of the mountainHistory was made on the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb when American rally and drifting …

Pikes Peak

Find Out What Land Rover Defenders Modified By Twisted Are All About

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If you’re a Land Rover enthusiast you’ve probably heard of Twisted, …

Land Rover Defender

Watch Rhys Millen’s Silent Winning Run At Pikes Peak With eO PP03 Electric Racer

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Rhys Millen and his all-electric Drive eO single-seater race car made history at …

Electric Vehicles

Supercharged/Nitrous C7 vs Built Evo on Slicks l Heads up l Grudge Race


Formula One's 4th Best Team Is Still A Work In Progress

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Now that we know the title race will be a rather boring one this year as well, it's time to shift our …

Formula One

IPE Innotech Performance Gives 458 Speciale An F1 Voice

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It's not that the stock Ferrari 458 Speciale sounds bad, but crank it up and listen to this thing …

Formula One

Scoop: 2017 BMW M5 Will Be Lighter And Even More Powerful

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While carmakers have finally started paying attention to weight, they're not yet ready to give up on …


Chinese Made Maserati Ghibli Tuning Pack Looks Outstanding

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It may be made in China, but this Maserati Ghibli looks ferociously good. Truth be told, not …


Ariel’s All-Terrain Nomad Looks Like The Most Exciting Car With Number Plates

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It looks like Ariel managed to turn the hardcore Atom into a versatile all-terrain toy by using a …

New Alfa Romeo Giulia QV Sportwagon Rendered...Blue

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Last time we talked about the Giulia and all the renderings that followed, we mentioned …

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Floyd Mayweather Wants To Close The Deal On A Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita

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Renowned boxer Floyd Mayweather wants to add Konigsegg’s finest to his collection of …

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CR Uses Science To See Which Of The Dodge Hellcat And Tesla P85D Is The Fastest

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The Tesla Model S P85D and Dodge Challenger Hellcat are some of the …


BMW Will Build This 2-Series Active Tourer PHEV

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BMW has shown some of the drive technologies it’s working …


Magna Steyr Will Build Future JLR Vehicles In Austria, Small Jaguar SUV Rumored To Be First

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Jaguar Land Rover has announced a manufacturing partnership with Magna Steyr to build some of …


Porsche 991 GT3 with iPE Innotech Exhaust Launch Control & Accelerations!!

Jaguar Mark II - The Gentleman's Express

The Jaguar Mark II is most famous for its use in bank robberies across the United Kingdom, the 3.8 litre Mark II was the fastest four-door in Britain …


The BMW M1 is a car that’s remarkable for a few reasons, it was to be BMW’s first mid-engined car and quickly became one of the most iconic supercars …


Bentley says Conti Supersports 'isn't on the horizon'

For the longest time, Bentley made a name for itself making ever-faster versions of its core Continental range. These days, however, the British automaker has other things on which to focus. And that means there's little time to spend on developing a new high-performance Conti.

After refreshing the …

The 11 best scenes from the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Over the last three days, the Goodwood Estate has played home to the eponymous Festival of Speed. Thrown by the biggest gearhead in the British aristocracy - Charles Gordon-Lennox, the Earl of March and Kinrara - the Festival of Speed is essentially a tremendous, gasoline-fuelled party, complete …


Bentley Continental GT takes off with Breitling Jet Team

Of all the automakers that have co-branding deals in place with watchmakers, the relationship between Breitling and Bentley ranks among the longest-standing. But aviation aficionados will also point out that Breitling - ever the favorite of pilots - also supports a team of aerobatic pilots called …

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