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Motorsport, News

Motorsport Calendar – May 2016

4 May , 2016  

Well it’s May and this month we have a very full calendar so we’ll get straight in. Big events on both sides of the pond this May as Germany see’s the Nurburgring 24 hour & around 200 squads descend on the Nordschleife from the 26th – 29th of the month. Plenty of online streams to […]

Formula E - Paris - Lucas Di Grassi

Formula E, Motorsport

Formula E – Paris – Lucas di Grassi Extends Championship Lead With Win

4 May , 2016  

Abt Audi driver Lucas di Grassi has extended his championship lead after winning the inaugural Paris ePrix in his usual dominant style. Sam Bird started on pole but it was short lived as Di Grassi took the lead into the first corner. Sebastien Buemi who started in 8th began his charge up the field on lap […]

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Car News

VW Golf GTi Clubsport S breaks FWD ‘ring record

4 May , 2016  

VW’s new upper echelon Clubsport S Golf GTi has lapped the Nurburgring in a time of 07:49:21, it now takes the crown as the fastest front wheel drive car around the ring. It ditches the rear seats, has semi slicks, 310PS with 380Nm of torque and will get to 62 in 5.8 seconds. Finally a special […]

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Car News

BMW i3 gets upgrades – 94Ah model hits the road

3 May , 2016  

From July the concept car for the road that is the BMW i3 will get an extended range of 195 miles in everyday driving conditions. It is to receive a battery boost to 94Ah, and upgrade of 34Ah over the first gen model, effectively giving it 50% more range. You still get the rapid 0-62 […]

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Car News

Porsche 718 Cayman unveiled

26 Apr , 2016  

The new 4 cylinder turbo Cayman is upon us! You now get a flat four boxer engine delivering 296 BHP from a 2.0 litre lump. It’s beefier bigger brother the S gets 345 BHP from a 2.5 litre engine. That’s a 25 BHP increase over both outgoing models. The Cayman 718 can be equipped with either […]

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Car News

Range Rover announce Ember Special Edition

20 Apr , 2016  

Red and black seem to be a favourite combo for most manufacturers at some point, the latest to join the gang is Range Rover with the Ember special edition models. You get HSE Dynamic spec with a Firenze red roof, and Santorini Black bodywork contrasting red front and rear skid plates complete the look. You […]

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Car News

Citroen start testing 2017 WRC challenger

20 Apr , 2016  

With Citroen entering the fray once more with a full factory backed works team things should hot up for the 2017 championship. The FIA have relaxed the rules and allowed a bit more creativity on the design and aero front. This upcoming model will be 55mm wider, with a mean front splitter, prominent air inlets, […]

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Car News

Renault Twingo’s take over London this week!

20 Apr , 2016  

70 Renault Twingo’s will be taking over London this week as free test drives are offered to the public. As a thanks for taking part and getting behind the wheel you are in with a chance to win tickets to a secret concert… From Today (Wednesday 20th) to Friday 22nd you can go along to […]

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BTCC, Motorsport

BTCC 2016: Round 2 – Donington Park

20 Apr , 2016  

Donington Park and the changeable British weather welcomed the 2016 BTCC contingent, – minus one. Andy Neate and the Halfords Yuasa Honda squad parted ways during the run up to the event, the works squad reverting to a two car entry for the duration of the 2016 campaign. However, Sunday afternoon news broke that Eurotech […]

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Product Reviews

RAC 03 Super HD Rear View Mirror Dash Cam Review – The hidden dash cam

17 Apr , 2016  

With the rise of dash cams comes the security risk involved, sitting a £200/300 piece of kit in your windscreen permanently obviously raises concerns. Now there hasn’t been any widely publicized dash cam theft spree sweeping across the UK, but naturally some still worry that their car will be broken into. Proofcam have come up […]

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Car Features

5 Reasons to Consider a Fast Van

14 Apr , 2016  

Whether you’re after a brand new or second-hand van for personal or professional purposes, there are many advantages of looking for a fast van for your next vehicle. Speed is normally associated with cars and motorbikes but there are a large number of nippy vans out there with petrol, diesel and even a few hybrid […]

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Car News

Audi creates new super limo A8 L Extended

12 Apr , 2016  

If an A8 L isn’t quite long enough for you what do you do? You contact Audi and ask for a completely bespoke 6 seater model of course. Measuring in at 6.36 metres long the A8 L extended has been ordered by a European customer as a special one off. The whole car was redesigned […]

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Car Videos

Parkour Vs Mercedes C-Class Coupe Vs RC Car

12 Apr , 2016  

Probably one of the coolest things you will see today.

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4x4, Car Reviews

Nissan Navara NP-300 Review – A premium pickup

10 Apr , 2016  

Believe it or not Nissan actually have 80 years of experience in the pick up sector and sold over 14 million worldwide. But this new Navara NP-300 takes on some more soft roader, crossover cues than the outgoing model. We jumped in one and took to the Yorkshire moors. Starting at £18,376 the NP300 (it’s […]

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Car Reviews, Coupe, Sports

2016 Mazda MX-5 160PS Review – Nearer to its roots but no revelation

8 Apr , 2016  

Mazda’s plucky little MX-5 is a legend, love it or loathe it. When it was released way back in 1991 it revolutionised the roadster marketplace. Since then things became a bit wayward, the model strayed slightly from its core values. It became porky and more comfort orientated. The latest model aims to right some of […]

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BTCC, Motorsport

BTCC 2016: Round 1 – Brands Hatch Indy

6 Apr , 2016  

Back at Brands Hatch after 5 months the BTCC returned for rounds 1, 2 and 3 of the 2016 season, with plenty of new faces and cars on the grid, most notably the BMR run works Subaru team, essentially doing their testing this weekend having really only managed to shake the cars down in the […]

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