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2013 Nissan GTR Nismo GT3 released

17 Nov , 2012  

Nissan motorsports has announced the official release of the 2013 GTR GT3 race car. Nismo have taken valuable data brought back from these races, in addition to the dyno, track tests, and customer feedback, to enhance its competitiveness and performance. Improvements are: New camshaft timing Moving parts in the engine reinforced Several aerodynamic modifications (added canards […]

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SEAT Mii turns into a pink Miinx

12 Nov , 2012  

Dales SEAT in Cornwall has created a pink Mii. The bright pink Vinyl wrapped Mii is in support of breast cancer with a donation being given with every car sold. Deep Black 3 door Sport Mii underneath the wrap Lights tinted with transulcent film £100 donated with each car sold Price from £11,500 Buyers nationwide […]

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SLS AMG Coupé Black Series unleashed

12 Nov , 2012  

Today Mercedes-AMG announced the much spied SLS Black Edition. Inspired by the GT3 race car the black series will go on sale June 2013 with no pricing as of yet. The best of the rest: 631HP at 7400rpm 6.3 litre V8 0-62 in just 3.6 seconds Top speed 196MPH 20.6MPG Power to weight of  2.45 kg/hp […]

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Multi million £ 1930’s racer takes pole at NEC Classic

12 Nov , 2012  

A very special car will be on display at this weekends NEC Classic Motor Show – The 1939 two-stage supercharged V12 Auto Union D-type, that battled the Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows 75 years ago, will be showcased on the Classic & Sports Car magazine stand in Hall 9, courtesy of Audi Tradition. Much has been written […]

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Car Reviews, Coupe, Sports

Toyota GT86 Review – The drivers dream?

10 Nov , 2012  

We recently had the pleasure of driving the Toyota GT86, co-developed with Subaru, its being billed as a back to basics pure drivers car. The model we drove cost £27,795 which included nearly £3k of extra options. These were: Touch and go Sat-Nav at £750, Metallic paint at £450, and Leather/Alcantara heated sports seats, at […]

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Facelift Ibiza Cupra unveiled

5 Nov , 2012  

Today Seat have shown off its new CUPRA Ibiza. It will start arriving in January 2013 at a rather pricey £18,825. 0-62 in 6.9 Seconds 47.9MPG average 1.4 TSI engine 180PS and 250Nm of torque DSG quick-shifting gearbox SEAT Portable system as standard Features as standard include: Climate Control, automatic wipers, bi-xenon headlamps, LED DRL’s, […]

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2013 Nissan GTR – Godzilla gets upgrades!

2 Nov , 2012  

The GTR is possibly one of THE most amazing cars on the planet. Supercar performance, for M3 money! They are my favourite car….full stop. So i am extremely biased. However Nissan have today announced the upgrades to the 2013 model, they are as follow: New high output injectors, improve mid-range and high-rpm response New relief […]

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Twizzy gets some Winter Windows

30 Oct , 2012  

One complaint about the Renault Twizzy is its open-ness. Especially living in England, you would tend to get peed through on a regular basis if you owned one full time. Today Renault UK announced an “Optional Extra” of Windows….they zip into the gaping hole where glass should be! Luxury. Cost: £295 Available from November Rigid metal […]

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Reserve a Zoe from £49

30 Oct , 2012  

Today Renault announced that you can now pre-order is all electric supermini the Zoe. Heres the rest of the news in short: 65kW motor equivalent to 88bhp, and instant 220Nm of torque Top speed limited to 84MPH Available in three trim levels: Expression, Dynamique Zen and Dynamique Intens Starting at £13,650 on the road after government […]

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Nissan Juke Nismo Black – Spotted

30 Oct , 2012  

Well today i was driving along, minding my own when i spotted a Black Nismo Juke! They arent officially out until next year, and i have never seen one on the road. Let alone ever seeing a black one full stop! It did look pretty amazing, i think it was on test from Nissan in […]

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Top Gear Live 2012 – Review

29 Oct , 2012  

The past weekend was the UKs turn to see Top Gear Live, the worldwide travelling show featuring May, Hammond and Clarkson. We went to the 12:15 showing on the Saturday. It was packed, walking into the main hall where there were cars from Citroen, Aston Martin, Mercedes and some exotics from varying car collections. You […]

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Car Reviews, Saloon

Peugeot 508 Hybrid4 Review – goes all silent…

27 Oct , 2012  

As a follow up to carwitters 508 review, we recently had the chance to drive the 508 HYbrid4. It’s a very impressive car, with 200BHP from a 2.0 Diesel engine coupled with a 37BHP electric motor, this version of the 508 Saloon offers Four wheel drive capability. At £31,450 it is a tad steep but […]