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By TimC | A curation of #car, #automotive and #motorsport #news...biased towards European makes, exotica, and quirky #motoring stories.

Renault Megane RS review: can it tackle the Type R?

<b>Ah, the first big new car of 2018.</b> You could say that. We hardly need to flag up the significance of a hot new Renault, not least as a counterpoint …

Renault Sport

The Lister Thunder is a 666bhp Jag F-Type

This is the Lister Thunder. It’s the new supercar from the people who brought us the utterly nuts Storm in the 1990s, which wasn’t far short of a Le …

Le Mans

This is a half-million-quid McLaren 720S

We’re rather used to one-off special McLarens these days. A month can’t pass by without something cool being wheeled out by McLaren Special …

Forex

Fight! Corvette ZR1 beats Ford GT's lap record

It’s all going down at the Virginia International Raceway. Over the last two weeks, an unexpected ding-dong between Ford and Chevrolet has erupted: …

Ford GT

This amazing collection of Porsches could be yours!*

Fun for the whole family here. Auction house Gooding & Company has announced that a rather significant collection of Porsches is being put up for …

Carrera

2018 Subaru WRX STI Type RA first drive: A limited edition for the real fanatics

Subaru

F1 great Fernando Alonso out to prove he's still one of the best

Fernando Alonso

Race of Champions: Rene Rast powers Team Germany to victory

Germany

New Renault Megane RS 2018 review

Image 1 of 33Image 1 of 33 31 Jan, 2018 12:00pm Jonathan Burn We get behind the wheel of the long-awaited Renault Sport Megane hot hatch, with its …

New DS 7 Crossback 2018 review

Image 1 of 26Image 1 of 26 6 Dec, 2017 11:30am James Batchelor The all-new DS 7 Crossback SUV has arrived to rival the BMW X1, Audi Q3 and Volvo …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera Devours The Nurburgring

With Lamborghini having rolled out the entire Huracan family, including the hardcore Performante, we don’t get to see or write about the Gallardo …

Bugatti EB110 resurrected as SP-110 Edonis Fenice

An American company has resurrected the 26-year-old Bugatti EB110 as the SP-110 Edonis Fenice.<p>Casil Motors, which describes itself as "a manufacturer …

Volvo XC40 Review (2018)

It seems at the moment that every other week another compact crossover/4x4/SUV/whatever arrives, this time the Volvo XC40.<p>The third SUV in Volvo’s …

BMW M2 Gran Coupe due next year with 365bhp to rival RS3 saloon

BMW is working on a Gran Coupé version of the 2 Series that will be headed by a 365bhp M variant, which will do battle with the Audi RS3 saloon and …

Automotive Design

Honda Civic Type R vs Abarth 124 Spider: which is best?

With a limited-slip diff, Bilstein dampers and its own suspension tune, Abarth has worked to maximise the MX-5 underpinnings<p>Abarth: 1.4 litres, a …

FCA Italy

Volkswagen up! GTI rijtest

Ferrari California T vs Aston Martin Vanquish

Panamera vs 7-serie vs A8: welke zakenbak is sneller?

Ferrari FXX-K | Top Gear Series 24 | BBC

McLaren Senna Walkaround | Top Gear | BBC

The Alfa Romeo Giulia Wall Challenge | Top Gear Series 24 | BBC

Mercedes X-Class Walkaround | Top Gear

Lamborghini Urus Walkaround | Top Gear

These Are The 12 Greatest BTCC Cars Ever

With its roots stretching back to 1958 as the British Saloon Car Championship, what we now call the British Touring Car Championship is without doubt …

Alfa Romeo

Visiting Duncan Hamilton ROFGO Is Like Waking Up In An Automotive Dreamland

Photography by Laura Kukuk<p>Among leading classic and competition car dealers, Duncan Hamilton ROFGO Limited can trace its roots back to 1948, when …

Camilo Pardo And His Ford GT Go Full Circle Teaser

Corsa-Spec Alfa Romeo GTA Sparks Its Pilot’s Passion Teaser

I ‘Rented’ A Shelby GT350 Hertz For A Saturday Drive

I ‘Rented’ A Shelby GT350 Hertz For A Saturday Drive In San Diego<p>Photography by Andrew Golseth<p>The first car I recall driving was my grandfather’s …

This 944 Turbo Cup Car Is Provenance Preserved

Photography by Ted Gushue<p>Was out to dinner the other night with a friend of mine who works with Audi. She’s one of those people that wherever she …