More power and better quality for next generation ‘Toyobaru’

More power and better quality for next generation ‘Toyobaru’

Toyota and Subaru’s jointly developed sports car, sold as both the Toyota GT86 and Subaru BRZ, has been confirmed to see a second generation. We know that the next car will carry on the spirit of the current model, with a Toyota designed chassis and Subaru boxer engine under the...

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Mustang name for Ford’s first EV

Mustang name for Ford’s first EV

Ford’s history is filled with iconic nameplates, whichever Ford you’re familiar with. Australians tell stories of the BA Falcon while here in Britain it’s the RS Cosworths. But it’s America’s Ford, the company’s true home, that is known throughout the world. The F-Series pickups are among the best-selling vehicles on...

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Electric Swedish car to cost just £15k

Electric Swedish car to cost just £15k

When you think of Swedish cars you may picture a Saab or maybe a safe, boxy Volvo. Maybe some of you may imagine a Koenigsegg with a place among the world’s fastest production cars. Now a new electric start-up wants you to think of something else. Uniti has taken the...

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Motoring at Goodwood

Motoring at Goodwood

By Doug Nye The Goodwood Estate, between the South Downs and Chichester in the county of Sussex, is synonymous with two great sports; top- class horses, and motor racing… While Glorious Goodwood’s horse-race connections go back over 200 years to 1802, when the then 3rd Duke of Richmond & Gordon...

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Auctions Speak Louder than Words

Auctions Speak Louder than Words

Of the dozen most expensive cars ever sold at auction, ten were Ferraris, and the most money a classic car has fetched privately was also a Ferrari, in this case a 1962 GTO, which reputably sold for $70m, which was $20m more than another GTO which sold in the saleroom...

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World’s first contactless car vending machine launched in the UK

World’s first contactless car vending machine launched in the UK

Britain’s first contactless car vending machine launched in London today, offering motorists a haggle-free way to purchase a brand-new car. The installation in London’s Spitalfields Market has been created by Auto Trader, the largest digital marketplace for new and used cars, to illustrate its unique pre-haggled prices and transparent price...

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Mid-engine for the ‘Vette

Mid-engine for the ‘Vette

For all its innovations, one thing that has eluded Detroit is the mid-engined supercar. There have been American cars with the engine mounted behind the driver, including the Saleen S7 and the SSC Ultimate Aero. But these are rare cars made by small boutique manufacturers. Elsewhere, mainstream manufacturers, including Audi,...

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An ode to America’s land yachts

An ode to America’s land yachts

It’s hard to imagine how a modern car could incorporate a ‘rumble seat’ or what a 2019 Phaeton body style would look like. Just as brands and models come and go, so do body styles. While we can try to imagine a 1960s version of today’s crossover SUVs, they are...

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Success for the Tesla Model 3

Success for the Tesla Model 3

Few cars this century have had as much attention as the Tesla Model 3. The American saloon brings real world all-electric range to a mass market audience and shows that green motoring is no longer for the very rich. And now that the car has been named Auto Express Car...

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Motor Show returns to London

Motor Show returns to London

London’s motor show at Excel seems back to being an annual event, helping to keep our city on the motoring map. It may not have the glamour and size of Geneva or New York, but with over 30,000 people attending this year’s event in May, it is still one to...

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