April 1, 2015

Bahrain Grand Prix: Rosberg takes pole for Mercedes

Photo of Rosberg qualifying in pole for 2013 Bahrain F1 Grand Prix

-+*Nici Rosberg has taken pole position for tomorrow’s 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Red Bull’s Vettel and Ferrari’s Alonso. So much for the 2013 Mercedes being uncompetitive. Nico Rosberg put in a strong performance in Bahrain in qualifying for tomorrow’s F1 race, beating Sebastian Vettel in to second place and Fernando Alonso in to third. But […]

Lexus GS 300h: Shanghai Motor Show

Photo Lexus GS 300h

-+*Lexus has revealed a second hybrid model in the GS range – the GS 300h – which promises sub-110g/km emissions when it arrives in the UK in late 2013. Hot on the heels of the arrival of the new IS 300h, the Lexus GS 300h has arrived at the 2013 Shanghai Motor Show as a […]

MG3: Shanghai Motor Show

UK version of MG3 photo

-+*The European MG3 SuperMini has been revealed at the Shanghai Motor Show ahead of going on sale in the UK this summer at price starting under £10k. Even though MG is back in business, they don’t have a huge amount to show for it in the UK and Europe. Yes, there’s the MG6 (which now has a […]

Pink Rolls Royce FAB 1 actually has a pink vinyl ‘Wrap’

Photo of Pink Rolls Royce Ghost FAB 1 Vinyl Wrap

-+*The Chris Evans pink Rolls Royce Ghost – provided by Rolls Royce for his FAB1 Million project to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care – actually has a pink vinyl wrap. Earlier this week we reported that Rolls Royce has provided a pink Ghost for Chris Evans’ FAB1 Million project to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care, and […]

Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe photos arrive early

Firts photo of Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe

-+*We have the first photos of the VW CrossBlue Coupe – a full-size SUV Coupe – ahead of its debut this weekend at the Shanghai Motor Show. Yesterday we had the first sketches of a new full-sized SUV with a coupe roofline from Volkswagen – the VW CrossBlue Coupe – and now, ahead of its debut at the Shanghai […]

New Rolls-Royce Ghost Alpine Trial Centenary Collection

Photo Rolls-Royce Ghost Alpine Trial Centenary Collection

-+*Rolls Royce is taking a new limited edition model – the Rolls-Royce Ghost Alpine Trial Centenary – to the 2013 the Shanghai Motor Show. We all know that ‘Special Edition’ cars help car maker shift metal, and even at the top end it works – especially in China. All of which explains why Rolls Royce are […]

Are Jaguar planning to revive the Daimler badge?

Photo of Daimler Jaguar XJ

-+*Jaguar are reported to be planning two variants of the next generation 2015 XJ, one as a more traditional 3-box saloon. Will that mean the return of the Daimler badge. The Jaguar XJ has always been an impressive car (well, if you ignore some of the periods of unreliability since it launched in the 1960s) […]

New Honda NSX: Time to raid the piggy-bank as the order book opens in the UK

2015 Honda NSX Photo

-+*Honda UK has announced that the order book for the new 2015 Honda NSX is now open with a £5,000 deposit securing the early delivery of the new NSX. It may have taken Honda forever to get round to building a new NSX, but they’ve received so much interest in the new Supercar that Honda UK has decided to […]

VW CrossBlue Coupe Concept heading for Shanghai

Photo VW CrossBlue Coupe Concept

-+*Volkswagen is taking a new coupe SUV concept to the Shanghai Motor Show – the VW CrossBlue Coupe Concept – a ‘Sporty’ version of the CrossBlue at Detroit. Volkswagen are heading to the Shanghai Motor Show with a new SUV concept as car makers strive to satisfy car buyer’s lust for rugged cars to prowl the urban […]

Mercedes GLA Concept: OFFICIAL

Mercedes GLA Concept official photo

-+*The Mercedes GLA Concept – the compact SUV version of the new A-Class – has been officially revealed ahead of its debut at the Shanghai Motor Show. Yesterday we had the first photos of the new Mercedes GLA ahead of its reveal at Shanghai, and this morning Mercedes has woken up and delivered the GLA officially. Aimed […]