Bentley Bentayga Pikes Peak launched to celebrate record run

Ten examples of special-edition Bentayga arrive as nod to hill climb success at the weekend Bentley will produce 10 special-edition versions of the Bentayga to celebrate its record time for a production SUV at the weekend’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Following Rhys Millen’s 10min 49.9sec run in an almost completely standard Bentayga (it […]

Volvo V60 2018 UK review

  If you fancy a challenge, try understating the transformation Volvo has undergone since it was offloaded by Ford eight years ago. Under chief designer Thomas Ingenlath, the brand has since unleashed a series of beautiful, powerfully styled concept cars and then followed them up with recognisably related production models. Road tester Volvo’s signature ‘Thor’s hammer’ headlights […]

BMW’s new 8 Series Coupe tops out at 530 horsepower

Two-door with AWD, rear-wheel steering bows to take on the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe by  NICHOLAS MARONESE   BMW finally took the covers off of its new 8 Series Coupe mid-June, revealing a stylish two-door available – at least in Europe – with a straight-six diesel or a twin-turbo V8. Fitted standard with […]

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Not quite an all-new model, but this refreshed luxury sedan gets two new engines and a plethora of high-tech features ZURICH, Switzerland – It’s tougher than one might think to determine what’s most impressive about Mercedes’ refresh of its S-Class. Indeed, despite this mid-model update — to most automakers, an excuse […]

Ferrari 488 Pista 2018 review

What is it? There are two sports cars they just don’t get wrong. Most manufacturers, even these ones, occasionally turn out a duffer, but in the case of two vehicles – the GT3 RS version of a Porsche 911 and the special series version of Ferrari’s mid-engined V8 – they don’t miss a trick. […]

Lamborghini Huracan Performante Spyder 2018 UK review

What is it? Ever since it was introduced four years ago, we’ve been waiting for the Huracan to realise its true potential. That moment eventually arrived last year when the Huracan Performante was launched. Leaner, tighter and more rewarding than any Huracan before it, the Performante was the V10 Lamborghini we had been […]