Me and My Motor: singer Chris Rea


"You don’t need to take drugs to be an addict,” says Chris Rea, the gravel-voiced singer behind such hits as Driving Home for Christmas.
Caterham Seven 310 review

Caterham Seven 310 review


“If Caterham was only going to make one car for the rest of its days, this would be it,” declared the boss of Caterham Cars when the Seven 310...
Back to basics in the digital age brings success for Caterham sports cars

Back to basics philosophy pays off for Caterham


As cars get more complex, Caterham, the British maker of quirky sports cars, has enjoyed its best year of sales in the past 20 years...
Supersport Supercars: Audi R8 isn't showy but delivers on thrills

Supersport Supercars: Top five supercars 2016


In 2016 I drove the Sunday Times Driving car in the Caterham Supersport Championship, arguably the most competitive race series in the UK...
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...
Supersport Supercars: To Oulton in a Porsche 991. . . sorry, 997 GT3 RS

Supersport Supercars: Oulton in a Porsche GT3 RS


When I’m next quizzed about the Porsche 911 GT3 RS (991 series), I shall answer ...
Supersport Supercars: Alistair Weaver heads to the daunting Zolder circuit for the third round of the 2016 Caterham Supersport Championship in a Mercedes-AMG GT

Supersport supercars: going bonkers in Belgium with...


Once a year the Caterham Supersport Championship circus pitches its big top in a foreign clime. Last year it was Zandvoort in Holland; this year it...
Video: Caterham spoofs airline safety briefing

Video: Caterham spoofs airline safety briefing


Be honest: how much attention did you pay to the cabin crew's safety announcement last time you took a flight? Not much, if you're a typical traveller...
Part two in Weaver's series driving different supercars to his Caterham Supersport races sees get behind the wheel of the 2016 McLaren 650S.

Supersport Supercars: Impractical, temperamental...


Part two of my hair-shirted supercar odyssey took me to the charming island of Anglesey. It’s home to restaurants that shut at 8pm...
Supersport Supercars: It's no shock electric BMW i8 melds into Caterham paddock

Supersport supercars: It's no shock the electric BMW...


Alistair Weaver returns to the Caterham Supersport Championship but along the way this year aims to answer the age-old question: what should a racing...
Caterham Seven 620 S review

2016 Caterham Seven 620S review


How would you define “comfort”? It’s a matter of perspective, of course. If you’re Peter Stringfellow it may involve a leopard-print chaise...
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That was super sport: Alistair Weaver's Caterham Supersport...


For the past two years I’ve been doing what so many drivers dream of but for all sorts of reasons never get round to: racing a car.
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Driving's 100mph 'moment' at Oulton Park in Caterham...


Oulton Park in Cheshire is arguably Britain's finest race circuit. Undulating, high speed and more than a little dangerous, it’s a junior version...