09 Mar 2016
The first of the three major hybrid supercars to see production (the 918 and LaFerrari came the following year), the P1 sets new standards for performance and handling. A 727bhp twin turbo V8 is further enhanced by a 176bhp electric motor to give a combined power output of over 900bhp. Specification Metric Imperial Specification Metric Imperial Class Hypercar Body 2 Door 2 Seat Layout Mid Engine Rear Drive 7 Speed Dual Clutch Drag Cd Engine Cylinders V8 Hybrid Capacity 3799 cc Capacity 662 Kw @7500rpm Max Torque 900 Nm @4000rpm Power to Weight 0.47 Kw/Kg Torque to Weight...
06 Mar 2016
From supercars to superminis, we round up the best new models to hit showrooms next year. The best new cars coming in 2016. Abarth 500X Alfa Romeo Giulia Aston Martin DB11 Audi A5 Bentley Bentayga BMW 5 Series BMW M2 Dacia Duster Fiat Tipo Ford Edge Honda NSX Hyundai i20 Active Jaguar F-Pace Kia Hybrid Lamborghini Huracan Spyder McLaren 540C Mercedes E-Class MG GS Mitsubishi Shogun
27 Feb 2016
There is just no point in waiting. You are simply letting them fall through your hands. Either someone else is driving your dream car or it is languishing under some garage roof or worse, out in the leaky barn or field. How much longer can you let this conversation in your head continue? All the while you watch someone’s restored classic roll by on the highway, and sigh yet again. Maybe you’ve seen the Lotus or the Jaguar of your dreams roll out at a Motor show and thought to yourself; that looks nice. I’ll bag myself one of those...
26 Feb 2016
Nitrogen in tyres has been in place for heavy duty and specialized usage as seen in aircrafts and heavy commercial vehicles. The tyres used in racing cars also are dependent on this technology. Its use in passenger cars has been a more recent trend. It is still is not without its share of critics. Opinion has been divided over its out and out acceptance in cars. So what really are the benefits of nitrogen over regular air in car tyres? Let’s find out what the experts have to say. More stable range in pressure: Unlike air, retention of the specified...
25 Feb 2016
Lexus cars are widely synonymous with high specs and performance to match. A branch of luxury cars in the Toyota stable, Lexus have been a very popular Japanese import for some time now. In the 1980s, when Toyota told the world that they were bringing out a luxury vehicle, there were a fair few sceptics around. However, these people have been forced to eat their words, as the Lexus badge has since adorned many fine machines. There are still only a relatively low number of cars to choose from. Shopping around for a Lexus is advised as there are many...