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The Clarkson review: BMW M6 Gran Coupé (2013)


In the olden days it was jolly difficult to design a car. You had to use slide rules and pencils and guesswork. And you couldn’t simply buy...
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The Clarkson review: MG6 Magnette


According to the promotional material, the MG6 was conceived, designed, engineered and built in Britain. It’s a great British name, and a great...
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The Clarkson review: Mercedes-Benz A 250 AMG


When my dad announced that he’d become engaged to a girl from the next village, his parents were mortified. “What’s the matter with...
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The Clarkson review: Aston Martin Vantage V12 roadster...


Show a man a gun, and if he has anything at all in his underpants, he will start to play with it.
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The Clarkson review: Toyota Corolla (Auris) GX


Qualifying for last weekend’s Australian Grand Prix, the first race in the Formula One calendar, was to be held in the middle of the night.
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The Clarkson review: Aston Martin Vanquish (2012)


I’m a fiddler. Whenever I get the furniture in a room arranged just as I like it, I sit down and decide immediately that I don’t like...
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The Clarkson review: Citroën DS3 (2010)


My review this morning is powered with hindsight. When I first drove the new Volkswagen Beetle, I thought it was a very clever idea: to clothe a Golf...
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The Clarkson review: Citroën DS3 Racing (2011)


Over the past few years, the sort of people who find recycling exciting have predicted the end of the internal combustion engine and said that 2011...
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The Clarkson review: 2011 BAC Mono


The biggest problem with really fast cars these days is that they are way too fast. I was made aware of this recently when driving the Lotus T125...
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The Clarkson review: BMW 640i SE convertible (2011)


Have you actually stopped for a moment and looked — really looked — at the new BMW 5-series estate? All things considered, I would say that this...
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The Clarkson review: Bentley Continental Supersport...


Blackpool out of season is not very nice. Everything’s shut, apart from a few forlorn amusement arcades that are populated only by a handful of...
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The Clarkson review: Fiat 500 TwinAir (2011)


I spent most of last week playing with the new McLaren MP4-12C and I must say that, in a technical, mathematical, commonsense, add-up-the-numbers...