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Two or four wheels, John Surtees a legend

A FANTASTIC line-up of racing machine of both two and four-wheeled variants will pay tribute to racing legend John Surtees. The event takes place at Autosport International from January 9-12 at the NEC in Birmingham. The machines will be on show to mark the start of 50th anniversary celebrations of the British legend’s 1964 Formula […]

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Spyder turns in even more electrifying performance

EARLY figures showed that the Porsche 918 Spyder was going to be fast. But, apparently, that wasn’t enough for the sports car giant. It’s not long now before the buyers take delivery of the first 918 Spyders and Porsche has announced that the car is beating its benchmark figures. The final tuning has made the […]

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British Grand Prix at Silverstone

F1 British GP at Silverstone hit by exploding tyre dramas

ROUND 8: F1 British Grand Prix Race report After exploding Pirelli tyres affected the result of the British Grand Prix, the manufacturer has been under pressure to find a solution before the teams take to the track at the Nurburgring this weekend. DAVID HOOPER reports on the latest developments. AFTER a thrilling end to the […]

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Aston Martin hydrogen hybrid Rapide world first

  Aston Martin’s Rapide S hydrogen hybrid will set a world first. BRITISH sports car builder Aston Martin will be celebrating another world first in this, its centenary, year, with its Rapide S hybrid. The company is ripping up the record books at the 41st ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring next month as the famous […]

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Audi e-tron

Audi’s electric R8 e-tron real circuit breaker!

Audi’s all-electric R8 e-tron is shockingly fast. IT’S not long now before Audi’s all-electric R8 e-tron begins to roll off the production line and the German carmaker has prepared by setting a world record on the world-famous Nurburgring circuit. It claimed the record for a production vehicle with an electric drive system on the toughest […]

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Jeepers… GP is the hottest MINI ever!

IT has a racing pedigree unequalled by many, but now the hottest version ever has been announced. The Mini rally cars were the stuff of legends, but they look slow compared to the latest version. Only once has there been anything like it, but even that wasn’t as quick. With the MINI John Cooper Works […]

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GT-R Track Pack

New GT-R will be hard to keep track of!

IT’S fast, it’s very fast, but it’s about to get quicker still. Deliveries of Nissan’s latest bullet GT-R will soon be arriving at the Japanese giant’s 22 High Performance Centres around the UK. Even though drivers haven’t got their cars on the road yet, history suggests that GT-R owners are incredibly demanding. So, in response […]

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Audi TT RS race car with 380bhp on tap!

If you have the money, you can now buy a race-ready TT. FANCY your own race car? Well, you can now order a racing version of the Audi TT RS, as well as the R8 LMS. The TT RS is powered by a 380hp engine developed jointly by Quattro GmbH and Technical Development of Audi […]

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