In the newest episode, he decided to go for something a little more timid and got behind the wheel of a Ford Fiesta ST.
Archive for February, 2012
With each passing day, we are edging closer to the 82nd Geneva Motor Show premiere on March 6 and more models are coming out in the open. One such case is the Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet. Just yesterday, we received word that the production version of concept model shown at last year’s Wörthersee meeting in [...]
In a challenge to test the new Toyota Avensis diesel’s fuel economy, two journalists drove a 2.0-litre D-4D Tourer version of the car across the length of the Britain using just one tank of fuel. That is a journey of 905 miles from Lands End to John o’Groats, which, given the 60-litre tank, means the [...]
When it comes to supercar exotics like the Pagani Huayra, we never miss the opportunity to share with you a new video that comes our way. This latest find is the work of the crew over at eGarage who filmed a short clip of the Huayra with the promise to release more footage in the [...]
Last May, the Nissan Leaf was the hottest thing on the green radar. Limited production and a long waiting list for the press meant that Nissan was lending out Leafs (Nissan tells us that is the correct way to pluralize a Leaf) 62-hours at a time. With my long commute and lengthy 120V charging times, [...]
Maranello has blown the covers off the successor to its 599 GTB Fiorano and a direct opponent of the Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4. The car was rumored to be called the F620 GT but as it turns out, we will come to know it as the new F12berlinetta. Billed as the fastest and most powerful regular [...]
Watching review of expensive super cars are fun. But it’s reviews like this, of the cars you and I can actually afford, that we like best. So check out here Autocar’s account of the new Hyundai Veloster Coupe. A funny looking car from Korea with two doors on one side and only one on the [...]
The memory of Jay Z and Kanye West laying waste to a $350,000 Maybach for the duo’s “Otis” music video continues to bring a smile to our face. We’re always fans of the Mad Max treatment on any vehicle, and taking a Sawzall and a cutting torch to a ludicrously expensive luxury barge remains the [...]
Driving a minivan with passengers stowed in the cargo area is a stupid move in itself but doing it with the tailgate open is just criminal as you’re asking for trouble. And trouble is what these feloniously mindless parents got when two of the kids in the boot area…fell out of the Citroen Berlingo! Luckily, [...]
After spied videos of the K9 were released, Kia, the South Korean automaker, revealed the first official photographs of its all-new flagship sedan to rival BMW 7 Series.
Less than 24 hours after bringing you the first pictures of the DS4R that were leaked onto the web on Thursday, Citroën released official images of the concept model that will be make its world premiere at the 82nd Geneva Motor Show in early March. As reported, the DS4 Racing Concept is powered by a [...]
If you weren’t content with the patent images of Infiniti’s new supercar concept that we showed you earlier this month, you’ll be happy to know that the first official pictures of the study…emerged on the internet today, less than two weeks before its public debut at the 82nd Geneva International Auto Salon. We will admit [...]
There’s no end to the flow of official images of the new Volvo V40 hatchback. Following on from a pair of pictures we shared with you last Wednesday, we now have a new set with 16 high-resolution shots affording us the most comprehensive look at the V40 to date. On the outside, as we noted [...]
We will get our first opportunity to see the production version of the Yaris Hybrid at the 82nd Geneva Auto Salon in March, but prior to that, Toyota today announced pricing for the UK market and also gave out details on its fuel economy and emissions levels. The new Yaris Hybrid is available for pre-order [...]
Land Rover only just released official images of its conceptual Range Rover Evoque Convertible on Friday, but we already have the first sighting of the drop-top crossover on the road, courtesy of Twitter user Simon Truscott who captured the car on the streets of London yesterday morning. The British company said it would display the [...]