The BMW Z4 ( and the Z3 before it) is a bit of a ‘Marmite’ car. People tend to love it or hate it. But the Z4 for 2009 looks set to change that. The 2009 BMW Z4 has a much more cohesive design, giving the Z4 a very tidy update indeed. It also gets […]
It was always a game motor manufacturers played. Re-badge an outgoing model with a subsidiary marque’s name, throw in a few ‘Design’ features, and Hey Presto. New car! Fiat has played the game in the past, and VW are not averse to it. So it was not a huge surprise when Seat announced the forthcoming […]
The McLaren SLR has been with us a few years now, and has had a few models – roadster and coupe versions of the standard SLR and the 722 – but this is the final model, and what a farewell! Based on the underpinnings of the SLR 722 Roadster, the Stirling Moss is completely rebodied […]
The Mercedes SL65 Black Series is the third in a line of black series editions (the previous 2 having been the SLK Black Series and the CLK Black Series – both now out of production) and offers extreme performance (better than the SLR) but at an enormous price. Reminiscent of an American Muscle Car, with […]
The Lotus Evora is the first real new Lotus for more than a decade. The only mid-engined 2+2, the Lotus Evora promises a huge a mount of fun, for not a lot of money. Due on sale in the UK in the Summer of 2009, the Evora has attracted some very high-profile buyers since it […]
The Bugatti Veyron – the most spectacular car in existence, has spawned a number of limited edition models. But this is the Grand Sport, the convertible version of the Veyron, which offers 250mph open-top motoring – at a price.
The Ferrari California is the first Ferrari to feature a retracting metal roof, and looks set to become the most marketable Ferrari of all time. Great looking – from most angles – the Ferrari California is set to take sales from rival manufacturers, such as Mercedes with the SL and Porsche with the 911 Turbo, […]
Don’t think for a minute that we’re going to lose the supercar stunts we know and love, and see them replaced by the charms of a Kia Cee’d economy run, but Top Gear, in common with the rest of the Beeb, is having its budget cut – apparently. Andy Wilman, who is the brains behind […]
Jaguar has announced the Jaguar XF Diesel S, offering more power and better fuel economy than the outgoing model. Due in UK Car showrooms in March.
There is no doubt, the Toyota Prius is the best selling Hybrid car there has ever been. Toyota has marketed the car brilliantly, and it is seen, by many who wouldn’t normally be seen dead in a mid-range Toyota, as the car to drive. But things are changing. The world is starting to wake up […]