Reinventing the original 1950s Mini will go down as one of the hardest jobs in automotive history. And with three generations of the ‘new’ MINI already under BMW’s belt, it’ll go down as one of the most successful, too.But no matter how progressive each new MINI is, it’s really just like any other...
Thanks to complex four-wheel-drive systems, high-power engines and grip-inducing tyre technology, the 400bhp hyper hatch is no longer a pipe dream. But while rivals are turning up the wick with unflappable, supercar-baiting family cars, SEAT has kept things simple. Incremental upgrades have ensured the Leon Cupra remains relevant, but is the brand’s latest effort...
As Mustangs go, a four-cylinder turbocharged automatic Convertible couldn’t be further from the American dream if it was made in North Korea in a factory staffed by Russians. But bear with us, because Ford has been busy working on the facelift of its sixth-generation Mustang. We first drove the revised V8 GT last year,...
Mileage: 11,900Economy: 30.7mpg The Italians have a relaxed outlook on life. While we Brits make do with a sandwich at our office desks for lunch, for example, our friends in Italy treat their midday meal as a serious event. That can mean several courses, plus wine, all of which takes time to consume.But it’s...
The bespoke styling division of McLaren Automotive, McLaren Special Operations (MSO), has extended its sports series product offering by launching the 570GT MSO Black Collection. The supercar is priced at £179,950, with a limited production of 100 models being sold globally.The McLaren 570GT MSO Black Collection’s exterior is finished with carbon black paint,...