Extended Test: 2016 BMW 2-series Active Tourer PHEV


BMW's plug-in hybrid MPV (what we used to call a people carrier) is being driven daily on an extended test by Will Dron, acting editor of Driving.co.uk.
2016 Mazda MX-5 review by Jeremy Clarkson for The Sunday Times

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Mazda MX-5


I've said it before and I’m going to say it here again, now. Nothing brilliant has ever resulted from a meeting. A meeting, by its very nature, is bound to produce a consensus. And a consensus is neve
2016 Ford Edge review by Giles Smith for Sunday Times

First Drive review: 2016 Ford Edge


What’s edgy about the Ford Edge? In some ways, "Ford Throwback" would be more like it. This is a European version of a car that Americans have been driving since 2008 ...
Jeremy Clarkson 2016 Skoda Superb Combi Estate review

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Skoda Superb estate


At school, after committing some trivial misdemeanour — hopping through the memorial garden or putting Polyfilla in all the classroom locks; I can’t remember what...
2016 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S review

First Drive review: 2016 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S


A four-wheel-drive Porsche? That would be the big, plug-ugly and somehow enraging Cayenne SUV, right? Well, yes, sometimes it would be — but not always.
2016 BMW 2-series Active Tourer PHEV review

2016 BMW 2-series Active Tourer PHEV review


BMW's 2-series Active Tourer and its seven-seat Gran Tourer sister have never been the darlings of the BMW model range...
First Drive review of the 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia, by The Sunday Times Driving

First Drive review: 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia


Considering how many mediocre cars Alfa Romeo has turned out during the more recent chapters of its 106-year history ...
Jeremy Clarkson review of the BMW M2

The Clarkson review: 2016 BMW M2


Two recently launched cars have sent the specialist motoring press into a squeaking frenzy of tinkle-clutching ecstasy. One is the Ford Focus RS, which, they say...
2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn review by Giles Smith for Sunday Times Driving

First Drive review: 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn


Those Rolls-Royce people: they spoil us, they really do. I’m on a sun-dappled West Sussex road in the company’s latest “motor car”...
First Drive review: 2016 Lotus Elise Cup 250

First Drive review: 2016 Lotus Elise Cup 250


Lotus has been hammering us over the head of late with its mantra of "Simplify, then add lightness".
Complete review of the 2016 Audi SQ7 seven-seat SUV

First Drive review: 2016 Audi SQ7


Like leaving a jewel thief in charge of a safe deposit vault, putting the dog in charge of your roast dinner while you pop to the loo or browsing eBay when you're three sheets to the wind ...
Jeremy Clarkson review the 2016 Mercedes-AMG C 63 for The Sunday Times

The Clarkson Review: Mercedes-AMG C 63


Right. Let’s be clear on one thing straight away. If you have a BMW 3-series, or a Mercedes C-class, or an Audi A4, then you are driving the wrong car.
2017 Honda NSX review by Charlie Turner for Sunday Times Driving

First Drive review: 2016 Honda NSX


In many ways it would be wrong to compare the Honda NSX to a Porsche 911 Turbo, Audi R8 or McLaren 570S, although those are its natural rivals...
Ferrari 488 GTB review by Jeremy Clarkson

The Clarkson review: 2016 Ferrari 488 GTB


We British like to think of ourselves as being well mannered and cultured, with a great sense of humour and a steely resolve that manifests itself in the shape of...
2016 BMW M2 review by Giles Smith of The Sunday Times

First Drive review: 2016 BMW M2


Driving, as we know, is an endangered craft. Automation is on the way and the motor industry is now using the best part of its considerable ingenuity to bring the experience of driving a car ever clos
Jeremy Clarkson Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine review

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine Inscription


The Range Rover is an excellent car; fast, luxurious, well made and capable of bumping smoothly over a grouse moor. It’s so excellent in fact that shortly after you take delivery, it will be stolen.