THIS IS BMW’S FIRST EVER ALL-WHEEL DRIVE M3. New car news.
It has only been a few weeks since the launch of the all-new M3 and M4 models and the latest news coming out of BMW HQ is that a four-wheel drive version will be coming in the next few months. Prices will start from £77,015 for the M3 Competition M xDrive and £78,315 for the M4 Competition M xDrive.
The M xDrive system has an electronically controlled multi-plate clutch in the transfer case. It distributes the drive between the front and rear wheels. The xDrive all-wheel drive system has a rear wheel biased set-up with the front wheels coming into play when the rear wheels are at their limit of power adhesion in. Both M3 and M4 all-wheel drive versions are 0.4 seconds quicker (from 0 – 62 mph) than the rear-wheel drive versions.
Maserati have released official pictures of its new MC20 Cielo.MC stands for Maserati Corse (Racing) and 20 refers to the year 2020 which was the start of the new era for Maserati. The new spyder only weighs 65kg more than the coupé. The roof takes just 12 seconds to open and close. FOLLOW ME ON: […]
Hyundai have announced details of its i30 N Drive – N Limited Edition. There will only be 800 built world wide and 75 are destined for the UK market. It will be available in two body colours – Phantom Black Pearl and Serenity White Pearl. The i30 N Drive – N Limited Edition features; Dark […]
In this short video review, I get to drive the new Hyundai i30 N around the Millbrook Proving Ground. Prices start from £34,095 for the manual and £36,070.00 for the 7 speed DCT. 2.0 litre turbo engine 280 PS 392 Nm of torque 5.4 seconds 0 to 62 mph 155 mph top speed FOLLOW ME […]
Maserati will show to the world its new convertible MC20 next week. They also confirmed it will be called the MC20 Cielo. Cielo in Italian means sky and Maserati say “highlights the fact that it is a model devoted to driving pleasure in the great outdoors, while maintaining all the prerogatives of a true super […]
In this short video, I review how the Abarth 595 Competizione drives around the Millbrook Test Track. FOLLOW ME ON: Facebook – webloganycar.co.uk YouTube – youtube.com/c/WeBlogAnyCar Instagram – webloganycar Twitter @webloganycar
In this short video, I get to drive for the first time the new BMW 220i M Sport around the Millbrook Proving Ground. Prices start from £36,230.00 on the road.This car with all its options is £39,600.00 on the road. 184 PS 7.5 seconds 0 to 62 mph 42.8 to 44.1 mpg 148 g/km CO2 […]
This is a short video walk around and interior view of the all-new Vauxhall Astra (pre-production model) on display at the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) media day. Prices start from £24,315.00 in the UK. Available in petrol, diesel and Plug-In Hybrid. FOLLOW ME ON: Facebook – webloganycar.co.uk YouTube – youtube.com/c/WeBlogAnyCar Instagram – webloganycar Twitter […]
UK new car sales declined by -15.8% in April 2022. A total of 119,167 new cars were registered.The continued parts shortage and economic headwinds have forced the SMMT to revise its 2022 market forecast from 1.89m to 1.72m units.Battery electric vehicles continue their growth in 2022. The worldwide semiconductor shortage continues to drag down the […]
Porsche have launched another timeless classic 911.The new 911 Sport Classic features a twin-turbo flat-six engine with a 7 speed manual gearbox. It uses the 911 Turbo wide body but has a fixed rear spoiler like the legendary “ducktail” Carrera RS 2.7. Twin strips are painted on the bonnet, roof and rear spoiler in light […]
This is a short video walk around the all-new Kia Niro EV. There will be a choice of hybrid, plug-in hybrid and pure electric. Prices start from: £34,995 for the Niro EV2 64.8 kWh, 201 bhp with 255 Nm of torque. £27,745 for the Niro Hybrid 2,1.6 litre engine, 139 bhp with 265 Nm of […]
These are my latest driving trainer purchase. They are not hugely expensive and with a quick search on the internet you will find that they start from around £36.99 for a motorsport-inspired, lifestyle driving trainer, I am pretty impressed with the price. Now for a disclaimer alert! I am not saying that if you buy […]
This is the stunning new Ferrari 296 GTS.The Berlinetta Spider uses a 3.0 litre twin turbo V6 engine that produces 654 bhp with an electric motor which is capable of delivering 164 bhp.This car has a all-electric range of 16 miles. We Blog Any Car stats: 3.0 litre V6 twin turbo engine Plug-in hybrid system […]