Car News

Mazda to reveal new sports car concept in Tokyo

30 Sep , 2015  

Mazda Sports Car Concept Teaser

Mazda are due to reveal a new sports car concept at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show. Mazda are highlighting their unique approach to the “joy of driving” which suggests the car is a possible successor to the RX-8. From the teaser photo the car features a long bonnet, the body then flows down to the rear which […]

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BTCC 2015 – Round 9 – Silverstone

30 Sep , 2015  

BTCC 15 SilverStone Collard Tordoff

Silverstone saw the penultimate event of the 2015 championship and, as has been the trend this year, saw more changes of line ups. Andy Priaulx returned to the WSR squad in his IHG Rewards BMW 1M and Simon Belcher was reunited with his Handy Motorsport Toyota Avensis replacing Nick Foster and Robb Holland respectively. One […]


Motorsport Calendar: October

28 Sep , 2015  

Bathurst 1000 - Carwitter - 0001

Ok so, Summer is officially over and many championships are winding up for the winter but there are still a few highlights to look forward to before the year is out. We start down under, and Mount Panorama to be precise for the Bathurst 1,000. One of the biggest events in the Australian motorsport calendar. […]

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The Pros and Cons of Personal Car Leasing

27 Sep , 2015  

Vauxhall New Car - carwitter

Choosing the car that best suits your present situation isn’t easily, but it’s only half the battle. Once you’ve selected a model, colour and any optional extras you wish to have fitted, there’s the challenge of deciding just how you’re going to pay for it. Traditionally a bank loan has been the go to choice […]


PROJECT 106 GTI – Making it look prettier

27 Sep , 2015  

Peugeot 106 GTI - Garage - carwitter

I realise it has been a full 7 months since the last update, however the car is now well over a hundred miles away from me. It used to sit on my driveway so daily I was tinkering with it, but now that has become a tad harder! Anyway, things have progressed and moved on […]

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The problem with supercars.

27 Sep , 2015  

Koenigsegg One 1 - Front - carwitter

Recently my eyes have been opened to the inherent problems every supercar has. They aren’t usable. It’s all well and good having 1340 BHP, a 0-62 time of 2.8 seconds and a top speed of 273 MPH but where can you use that?! Where in your normal every day life can that power and speed […]

Car News

The Volkswagen Scandal – LATEST

26 Sep , 2015  

VW Volkswagen Broken Badge - carwitter

You’ll have done well to miss Volkswagen’s spate in the headlines this week. The initial news that they had been caught cheating on a phenomenal scale was followed by a profit warning – shares have fallen by up to 40 percent – and the announcement of the resignation of VW CEO Martin Winterkorn. At the launch […]


Southcombe Cooper Driving Gloves

26 Sep , 2015  

Southcombe Cooper Driving Gloves Review 7 - Carwitter

Since I first watched Drive I yearned for a pair of Goslings gloves. They are just uber cool, and for me – being a slight Drive obsessive – I knew I would end up with a pair at some point. Scouring the internet for a decent pair that would stand the test of time, I […]