Why Learning A New Track During A Qualifying Session Is A Dumb Idea

With no prior experience of the long and technical Snetterton 300 track, the second race of my Caterham Academy year proved to be rather challenging…

Won't Someone Please 'Do A Singer' For An Attainable Price?

Singer Vehicle Design's new project has turned us into gibbering wrecks with its beauty, technical excellence and desirability, but while we love the concept, what we really want is something we could potentially afford one day

7 Cars That Use Older Platforms Than You’d Think

These cars each hide a little secret - the platforms on which they're built aren't as fresh as you might expect

Are Track-Only Hypercars Completely Pointless?

Too extreme for the road, too fast to race – what exactly is the point of super-exclusive, track-only monsters like the Ferrari FXX K and the new Brabham BT62?

Porsche's 'Ring Lap Record Annihilation Proves Hybrid Has Won

Although the technology has been around in various forms for decades, winning hearts, minds and races, the total destruction of the Nurburgring lap record is arguably hybrid's most potent display to date

7 Cars With Engines From An Unexpected Source

Thanks to joint ventures and big corporations owning multiple car companies, engine sharing goes on much more than you might think

Volvo’s Russian Doll Styling Is Somehow Dodging Flak - For Now

Volvo is designing some striking cars right now, but in truth the newbies all share the same face... and other manufacturers have proved that it's a risky path to tread

Nurburgring 24 Hours Is A Blast, So Here's Why You Should Go Too

A few weeks ago, I drove all the way from London to the Nurburgring, camped in Teepees and watched the best race event ever. Here's why you should do it too!

Domino's Fixing The Roads Is So Ridiculous That It Just Might Work

Tired of local politicians not listening to the people's complaints about the crumbling road surface? Maybe the farcical intervention from pizza giant Domino's might shake a few departments into action

6 Movie Engine Sound Gaffes That Wound Us Up

The makers of these films care not for the feelings of pedantic petrolheads, it seems...

Alfa's 600bhp Hybrid GTV Should Bring Back Glory Days We Never Knew

Many of us grew up in a world where Alfa Romeo was a brand that used to make great cars, but, spurred on by recent successes, Alfa's tail is up and the kids of the future are in for a treat

If Dodge Unveils A New V8 Sports Car, I hope It Isn’t Called Viper

As much as we truly believe any future Dodge sports car would be a mighty thing, if it doesn't have a V10 then the Viper name should be left well alone

Our Top 5 Picks For The Vacant Top Gear Seat

After Matt LeBlanc's shock departure announcement yesterday, Top Gear has a vacant seat. Here are our five choices to fill it, from the obvious to the not-so-much