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2 07, 2019

ABARTH 595 ESSEESSE Short blog review.

By | July 2nd, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Abarth have launched the 595 Esseessee as part of the brand’s 70th birthday celebrations.   What makes this car rather special for me (apart from its 70th Anniversary badges) are the awesome 17inch Supersport Racing white alloys wheels and the extremely comfy Sabelt carbon fibre shell front seats.  Visually, the Italians know how to set my heart [...]

18 06, 2019

NEW PORSCHE 718 SPYDER AND 718 CAYMAN GT4. New car news.

By | June 18th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Porsche has revealed the new 718 Spyder and 718 Cayman GT4. Both models use a naturally aspirated 4 litre 6 cylinder engine that produces 420 PS. The engine is based on the new 911 but without the turbo. This engine now produces 35 PS more power than the previous Cayman GT4. The 718 Cayman GT4 [...]

17 06, 2019

THE NEW VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GTI TCR. WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? Review.

By | June 17th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

I wasn’t really sure what to expect when I first saw the Golf GTI TCR.  I wondered if it would be a hardcore road legal racing car or just a marketing ploy? It is inspired by the Golf GTI racing car from the international TCR racing series. One thing’s for certain....this is VW’s swan song [...]

12 06, 2019

NEW PORSCHE MACAN S SHORT BLOG REVIEW.

By | June 12th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Does the new Macan SUV still feel like a Porsche? Well that was the question that was running through my mind while opening the driver’s door on the new Porsche Macan S. This was my first time driving one after seeing it at various motor shows.  It is a very good looking car indeed.  Porsche [...]

11 06, 2019

VAUXHALL HERITAGE CENTRE OPEN DAY.

By | June 11th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Last Sunday I attended the Vauxhall Heritage Centre Open Day event. This year Vauxhall is celebrating 40 years of the Astra and 50 years of the Bedford CF van. Also in attendance were a variety of Vauxhall owners clubs displaying their vehicles. It was a really enjoyable day and I loved looking back on the [...]

3 06, 2019

NEW LEXUS RC F COUPE. New car blog review.

By | June 3rd, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Those of you who read my blogs regularly know that I like alternative cars. I had the opportunity to drive a new Lexus (which is an alternative car compared to its rivals). The model I drove was the new RC F and praise has to be given to the Japanese designers for designing a car [...]

31 05, 2019

DRIVING ONE OF MY CHILDHOOD HERO CARS. THE AUDI UR QUATTRO. Car news.

By | May 31st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

People say that you shouldn’t meet your childhood heroes.  Last week drove one of my childhood “hero cars”....a 1990 Audi UR Quattro! This car belongs to the Audi UK Heritage fleet. I have to say that my emotions were pretty mixed as I walked up to the car with the keys in my hand. This [...]