The new Range Rover Sportier takes to the track. Mostly sideways. There’s a new Range Rover Sport, one that’s ever sportier than before. The Range Rover Sport SVR has 552bhp from its 5-litre V8, and 501lb ft, but there’s more than just power... Read more
Want a ‘proper’ Humvee? The US Army will sell you one
When Hummers are too pansy, you need a proper military-spec Humvee. If you’re the kind of person for whom a regular Hummer is just too small and understated, then rejoice – the US Army is selling off up to 4000 surplus military-spec Humvees to... Read more
Funfunfunfun. BRP Can-Am Maverick. XCAR Films
Mud. Buggy. Drifting. Jumping. ALL THE FUN. Some machines are made for luxury. Some are made for capability. Some are made for style. The BRP Can-Am Maverick, however, is built for one thing only – fun, and lots of it. Drew and Nick from... Read more
McLaren 650S GT3. Inside the machine
The McLaren 650S GT3 made its competitive debut at the 2014 Gulf 12 Hours. crankandpiston.com decided to dive in for a close look. As is often the case when it releases a new model, McLaren already had an enormous benchmark in place when it... Read more
Ronin RS 211. Frankenstein Lotus Elise
What started as a standard Lotus Elise has evolved into a 680bhp monster. When Frank Profera bought a Lotus Elise in 2005, he planned to fiddle with the suspension a bit. But an accident on the freeway that left the car written off prompted... Read more
This year, the region’s 2014/2015 motorsport season welcomes a new addition. Alongside the already established Porsche GT3 Challenge Cup Middle East, Radical Middle East Cup and Formula Gulf 1000 race series,...
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