The SEAT Leon Cupra has apparently beaten the previous lap record for a front-wheel-drive car around the green hell by around ten seconds. The 276bhp hot hatch set a time of 7m58.4s, so it's also the first FWD car to break the eight-minute barrier. And it's faster than the SRT Viper, the Aston DBS and the Cadillac… »
As you may know, Renault will unveil at the Geneva motor show next week the third generation
As you know, Milanese coachbuilder Touring Superleggera will only make eight 8C Competizione-based Alfa Romeo Disco Volantes. We've seen a red one
Remember these ? Back in 2012, Renault made four special Renault Sport Méganes with paint jobs inspired by the liveries of the F1 teams then powered by Renault : Williams, Lotus, Caterham and Red Bull. Yes, that means there is somewhere in this world a John Player Special Mégane RS. It doesn't get much better than that,… »
I'm hoping for two things myself : a manufacturer win for Citroën (let me dream), and a great season for Robert Kubica (he deserves it). In any case, I'm sure I'll get detailed and very partisan coverage : I mostly read French websites, who all root for Citroën, and British ones who all root for Chris Meeke. »
You also have to understand that the extreme set-up means the car will bite in a way that a fast Ford doesn't, especially in poor weather.
When it comes to pure fun and driving thrills, the £31,995 RCZ R is in a completely different league to the VW Golf GTI, too, making the VW feel anaesthetic in comparison.»