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TomTom Bandit Review – More features than a GoPro

26 Jun , 2016  

So it may not be the most obvious of products for us to review, but we do a fair bit of filming, and action cameras are always awesome to have for track days or road trips. As we have seen in the past TomTom are branching out from being a “sat nav company”, the hands-free […]

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BTCC 2016: Round 5 – Croft

23 Jun , 2016  

Croft, Yorkshire saw the 5th round and the halfway point of the 2016 championship. Colin Turkington continued his and Subaru’s form through qualifying to take pole position for the day’s first round. Dan Lloyd in the Eurotech Honda again lined up on the second spot with Ash Sutton 3rd for the MG RCIB Insurance squad. […]

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Bentley take 53 billion pixel image of a Mulsanne

23 Jun , 2016  

The above image is pretty cool, nice lens flare, the colours are bright and bold. But can you spot the Bentley? Using technology pioneered by NASA to stitch together panoramas from the Mars Curiosity rover, Bentley took a stunning shot of the embroidered logo on the passenger seat of a Mulsanne speeding across the Golden […]

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Omologato watches curate exclusive motorsport art

23 Jun , 2016  

Watch maker Omologato have teamed up with Simon Ward and Rob Overy to bring together the world of Motorsport at The Gallery at Ice in Windsor. Opposite Windsor castle the exhibition opens from August the 10th, and will comprise of paintings from Simon – whose work is predominantly in private collections – and Rob’s photography […]

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McLaren 570S Sprint heads to Goodwood

23 Jun , 2016  

If you have a spare £148k for a track toy? You may be interested in the new McLaren 570S Sprint being debuted at Goodwood FoS this weekend. It’s a stripped out racer that can be optioned to official GT4 specs if need be. You get a new GT3 inspired high temperature radiator, with a new aggressive […]

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2016 SEAT Ibiza FR 1.2 TSi Review – Sporty enough

20 Jun , 2016  

Back in the day the FR was toward the upper echelons of performance SEAT’s. For a time in the 2000’s it was the only performance Ibiza you could get. Now however the Cupra has taken the crown, and the FR has become more of a trim level than a performance option. It can be had […]

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Mini announced pricey John Cooper Works Challenge model

15 Jun , 2016  

MINI have announced a more track focused JCW edition based loosely on the Challenge race car. You get the same power of 231 hp and a 153 MPH top speed…but… Now you get Nitron coilover adjustable dampers, you can muck about with the rebound, bump and ride height. You also get camber adjustment on the […]

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Thinking of buying a second hand Vauxhall Corsa, think again!

14 Jun , 2016  

Vauxhall’s small hatch is without doubt one of the most popular cars for young drivers. Back when I was 17 EVERYONE had a Corsa as their first car, it was the default, go-to vehicle of choice whether male or female. The trend continues today, but a rather ominous statistic from My Car Check has come […]

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Thinking About Buying A Luxury Car? Read This First

14 Jun , 2016  

It’s probably been the fantasy of most young drivers who have been stuck with one clunker or another. The dream of getting yourself a luxury car. Something flash. Something sporty. Something fast. Now that you have a little more financial leeway, it seems all the more possible. But what should you be thinking before visiting the […]

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PROJECT 106 GTi – Moving home Vlog

12 Jun , 2016  

So it came time to move the 106 from its long term hibernation, a good chance for a quick catch up along the way.

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BTCC 2016: Round 4 – Oulton Park

10 Jun , 2016  

With the sun shining around 40,000 tin top fans descended upon Oulton Park for the 4th round of the 2016 BTCC championship and, for different reasons than last time out at Thruxton, both BMR Subaru and Eurotech Honda would be making the early headlines. Following the withdrawal from the Thruxton round due to safety concerns […]

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Fiat 124 Spider pricing announced

10 Jun , 2016  

The re-bodied MX5 or should i say Fiat 124 Spider has been given a price tag. Starting from £19,545 for the Classica trim model you will get a 1.4 MultiAir Turbo Petrol engine producing 140 HP and 240 Nm of torque, it will hit 62 in 7.5 seconds. Standard trim includes  air con, a leather […]

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Why a hot hatch is the perfect all-round car

9 Jun , 2016  

The hot hatch IS the perfect all round car. Let me explain why.   Size Hatchbacks are unanimously loved, small, maneuverable, with space…near enough…for four people. You can opt for either a small hatchback – B Segment, or a larger, small hatchback – C segment. B segments are made up of your Corsa, Fiesta, Polo […]

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Ford Fiesta ST200 to make debut at Goodwood FOS

9 Jun , 2016  

With nearly 20,000 Fiesta ST’s on UK roads it was about time it received some upgrades before the model goes end of life. Cue the ST200. It will be the most powerful production Fiesta ever, with 200PS and 290Nm of torque, that’s 10% more horses and 20% more torques than the old model. Getting to […]

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7 Reasons Why You Will Fall In Love With The Volkswagen Scirocco R

7 Jun , 2016  

Die-hard VW fans will remember when the ‘original’ Scirocco came out back in 1974. They might even have had more than a passing interest in the second generation from the 80s. But, it’s the third generation that has made the most impact to vee-dub enthusiasts. Launched in 2008, the latest model has been a familiar sight […]

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McLaren 675LT Spider gets the full carbon fibre treatment

7 Jun , 2016  

So the 675LT was a limited run thing, then came the 675LT Spider – again, limited run. Now however, there will be just 25 full carbon bodied spider variants – all sold. You now get 40% more carbon fibre parts over the standard car. Additional development was made by the MSO team, meaning it isnt […]

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