The MINI John Cooper Works Challenge, premiered at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016, inspired by the latest MINI Challenge race car. It is limited to 100 units and available to order now from MINI centres across the UK, priced from £32,000.
The day started at 6am, opening the curtains of the hotel room to a Star Wars style skyline as the sun emerged from the horizon, bearing down on Jack Frost who has laid his blanket on the surrounding fields, overnight.
As I headed to my car with bags in tow, knots of excitement worked their way around my abdomen, for I knew in a few hours I would be sat behind the steering wheel of arguably the most desirable sports cars of today.
After having keyed in the post-code for my destination, the sat-nav directed me through a number of sleepy villages until I arrived at Silverstone. I approached the gates and was greeted by the security guard who gestured me to the right. After driving slowly past Hanger Straight and approaching Stowe corner, the Porsche Experience Centre Silverstone became clearly visible.
An arrangement of cars were present in the car park, covered with a thin film of frost and a few drops of frozen condensation on the glass. I lost myself for a few moments, in awe at the silent thrum of the varying capacity of flat-six engines. Continue reading “Porsche 911 GT3 RS”
A new performance version of the Audi RS 6 joins the model variant from November 2015, prices start at £86,000.
Customers will take delivery of their 597bhp RS6 Avant in February 2016.
The ultimate Peugeot 308 has just been announced – boasting supercar thrills, in a family hatchback.
David Errington takes a peak at the new Corsa VXR…
The new boisterous teen in Vauxhall’s range will be in showrooms in May, priced from £17,995 OTR – that’s right, it’s the Corsa VXR!
Vauxhall revealed the car, now in its second generation, at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, in March.
Based on the S3 Saloon, the new A3 concept car ditches the 300 hp 2 litre TSFI unit, swapping to a familiar 2.5 litre power-plant. The turbocharged five cylinder engine produces figures of 525 hp and 443 lbs ft, with a 0-62 mph sprint dealt with in 3.6 seconds. A blisteringly fast top speed of 192 mph is achievable.