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VIDEO: Car of the stars. Facel Vega Facel II. P...

LifestyleThursday, April 30th, 2015

A look at one of the 1960s’ most luxurious cars. In 2015 the name Facel is largely forgotten, but in the 1950s it was making quite a splash as the newest...

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VIDEO. The other three-wheeler. 1948 Davis Diva...

LifestyleMonday, April 27th, 2015

The Davis Divan was a flop, but that doesn’t mean it’s got a bit of cool to it. After trying out the increasingly iconic Morgan, we’re big fans of three-wheelers, but...

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VIDEO: Dubai Bullitt. ’68 Ford Mustang. Drive

LifestyleFriday, April 24th, 2015

The pride of Detroit in the dunes of Dubai. So the Drive team came to Dubai, in search of fun cars to drive. It’s safe to say they found some. Big...

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Sideways in a Bentley. Continental GT3 R. Chris...

LifestyleThursday, April 23rd, 2015

Part racing car, part stately home – it’s the Bentley Continental GT3 R. Bentleys. Stately, opulent luxo-barges. Not drift machines. Right? Well, perhaps we spoke too soon. Bentley has got properly...

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VIDEO. Awesome noise, wing failure. Monster Taj...

RaceWednesday, April 22nd, 2015

NOISE NOISE NOISE NOISE uh-oh… In case you’ve ever wondered why hill-climb cars have massive rear wings, take a look at this video. Shot at the Race to the Sky event...

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1000bhp Nissan R34 Skyline GT-R. The Smoking Ti...

LifestyleWednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Down under with a monster. The Smoking Tire‘s Matt Farah has been to New Zealand, to see what the Kiwi car scene is like in comparison to the US. His brief...

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Concept GLC Coupé. Mercedes’ BMW X4

RoadWednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Mercedes-Benz reveals the BMW X4-rivalling Concept GLC Coupé, and hits at a production version to come. Having already pioneered the luxury SUV sector, Mercedes-Benz has appeared slow to react to BMW’s...

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Ferrari 488 GTB or McLaren 650S?

RoadMonday, April 20th, 2015

A classy and stylish supercar, running a mid-mounted V8 with twin-turbochargers making over 600hp. Yep, that’s the Ferrari 488 GTB for you. But would our man choose one over McLaren’s 650S?...

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Shanghai ’15. Another new McLaren. The 54...

RoadMonday, April 20th, 2015

McLaren‘s new 540C Coupé offers a more comfort-orientated version of the 570S. Barely has the dust settled on the release of the McLaren 570S than the British sports car company releases another...

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Shanghai ’15. Audi Prologue concept

RoadMonday, April 20th, 2015

This new Prologue concept could well herald the next Audi A6 Allroad. Audi has revealed the third incarnation of its Prologue series of concept cars ahead of the Shanghai Motor Show...

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Revisiting the Bugatti Veyron. XCAR

LifestyleFriday, April 17th, 2015

When you get the opportunity to drive a Veyron, you say “OKAY THEN”. And if you’re XCAR, you make a film about it. It’s been ten years since Bugatti released the...

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Shanghai ’15. Volkswagen Scirocco GTS

RoadFriday, April 17th, 2015

The GTS name is back on a Volkswagen Scirocco. Volkswagen has announced a new version of the Scirocco – the GTS. Sadly for those expecting Porsche GTS-style focus on performance, VW’s...