The James May Review: Ferrari 488 Spider


Back when I was a boy, a car with a removable roof was just about the most exciting thing I could conceive of. More exciting, even, than...
Citroën C3 Mk 3 review (2016-on)

Citroën C3 Mk 3 review (2016-on)


To be a car designer must be a curious thing. Training no doubt involves designs for dull and functional production-friendly models...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-class estate

The Clarkson Review: Mercedes E-class estate


If you are an old person you will remember that in the 1970s mid-sized Mercedes-Benz saloons and estates were wilfully sensible...
Drop the top and show some muscle: Audi TT RS v Mercedes-AMG SLC 43

Audi TT RS v Mercedes-AMG SLC 43


The hot versions of two old German rivals square off against each other. Can Audi's four-wheel-drive TT RS roadster beat the classic appeal of...
From the archive: AA Gill reviews the Audi A6 Allroad quattro

AA Gill reviews the Audi A6 Allroad


Like a Nordic saga, the legend of the trek north returns. Every year, as the sunlight declines and the wind sharpens, I turn my...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Aston Martin DB11

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Aston Martin DB11


People like Aston Martins. And what’s more, people like people who drive them. They’re seen as cool and intelligent and refined...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Honda Civic Type R

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Honda Civic Type R


In one of the Grand Tour television programmes I have a bit of a rant, saying that the world’s car makers have shifted into neutral...
Supersport Supercars: Wrapping up the Caterham series with a Ferrari 488 GTB

Supersport Supercars: Donington in a Ferrari 488


When I joined Autocar magazine as a twenty-one years old roadtester, I was handed a list of dos and don’ts by veteran motoring writer...
First Drive review: 2017 Citroën C3 Touch PureTech 82

First Drive review: 2017 Citroën C3


A video camera with a car attached captures Giles Smith’s attention...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Honda Jazz

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Honda Jazz


Once, Honda attempted “the impossible dream” with its slightly weird, slightly fabulous cars. The new Jazz, however, is a nightmare
2016 Toyota Prius Mk 4 review

Toyota Prius Mk 4 review (2016 on)


Toyota didn’t make the first hybrid car but it is the first company you think of when it comes to combustion engine-electric alchemy...
First Drive review: 2017 Maserati Levante Diesel

First Drive review: 2017 Maserati Levante diesel


Those who wear their motoring anorak with pride and rub their hands with glee when the pub quiz throws up a car-related question are likely to
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed

The Clarkson Review: Bentley Mulsanne Speed


People who live near a busy road often moan about traffic noise, and they have my sympathy. I’d rather listen to a wounded hare than a motorway..