The Audi TT Roadster looks so much like a sports car that it seems perfectly reasonable to review it as such. With its fabric hood stowed it looks low and wide. Viewed head-on it could only be more purposeful if it was baring teeth.[Read more…] about Audi TT Roadster (2019) Review: A True Sports Car?
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Anybody who sets out to chronicle the super-saloon genre is faced with a similar problem to those who write about north-south motorways in England’s bottom-left quarter. That is, it’s very easy to disregard everything else and become totally obsessed with the M5.[Read more…] about Evolution of the Super-Saloon: From Alpina B7 to Mercedes AMG E63 S
The 2019 Mercedes-AMG A45, due to be unveiled soon, has a handful of things in common with the 1987 Lancia Delta HF Integrale 8v. You won’t need to interrogate their technical specifications too closely to work it out. Four-wheel drive, turbocharged four-cylinder engines, five doors – that sort of thing. Beyond those fuzzy and trivial commonalities, though, there is a connection between them that is clear and meaningful. But we’ll get on to that later.[Read more…] about Evolution of the Super Hatch: From Lancia Delta HF Integrale to Mercedes-AMG A45
Production cars rarely carry quite the same visual clout as the concepts that precede them, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the latest BMW Z4 isn’t as arresting in the metal as we’d perhaps hoped.[Read more…] about 2019 BMW Z4 review: Putting the M40i Through its Paces
The BMW 3 Series has set the benchmark for compact executive saloons ever since the first was launched in 1975. Which makes the arrival of this all-new, seventh-generation ‘G20’ model a truly significant occasion.[Read more…] about 2019 BMW 3 Series Review: Still the Executive Car to Beat?