Renault claim to have created a 1.9 mile full-size Scalextric track in London to race the Renault Zoe EV round London’s landmarks. Even those who have never driven an electric car probably have if we count childhood exploits with Scalextric; hand-grip controllers clenched in hand seeing how fast you can go before your car tips […]
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Kia has released a teaser photo of a new sports concept, designed in California, they’re taking to the Detroit Auto Show in January. It may be almost Christmas, but car makers are looking a bit further ahead than that with the current crop of teases and expectations for the 2014 Detroit Auto Show in January. […]
Volkswagen has ended production of the BW Scirocco R ahead of the arrival of a facelift for the Scirocco at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. We have a bit of a soft sport for the VW Scirocco R, even if we wish it had the same 4WD setup as the Golf R. But it’s never […]
The tease for the replacement for the Lamborghini Gallardo – probably Huracan or Cabrera – continues its pointless journey onwards. The arrival of the a new supercar from Lamborghini – whose core models don’t arrive much more than once a decade – should be a real event. Unfortunately, Lamborghini’s silly tease for the Gallardo’s replacement […]
Jaguar in the US has taken a swipe at the recent video for Mercedes Magic Body Control that used Chickens to demonstrate its abilities. Mercedes-Benz recently produced a fun video to demonstrate their Magic Body Control using a bunch of chickens to show how, despite undulations, bumps and potholes, MBC would keep everything in shape. […]
MINI has revealed the MINI John Cooper Works Concept – the performance version of the new generation MINI – ahead of a Detroit Auto Show debut. The new MINI was revealed just last month, and it sounds the gong for the start of the race to churn out as many variants on the MINI as BMW […]
The finalists in the 2014 European Car of the Year have been revealed, with everything from the BMW i3 EV to the Mercedes S-Class listed. We’re at the end of 2013, so the time has arrived to take a look at the finalists for the 2014 European Car of the Year award. In the last […]
The Porsche Macan S Diesel – the 3.0 litre twin-turbo V6 diesel with 254 bhp and 427lb/ft of torque – looks set to be offered in the USA from 2015. When the Porsche Macan was revealed at the Los Angeles Auto Show last month, it came in three flavours – Macan S, Macan S Diesel […]
The cabriolet version of the Citroen DS3 Racing – which arrived at Goodwood in the Summer – has now officially been confirmed for production. It’s been more than three years since the Citroen DS3 Racing arrived as a performance pocket rocket to sit at the top of the DS3 range, but all we’ve had so […]
The Toyota Verso MPV is getting updates for 2014 with new trim levels as well as the option of a new BMW diesel engine. On sale February 2014. We already knew the Toyota Verso MPV would be getting the option of a BMW diesel engine for 2014, but Toyota have a number of upgrades for […]