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2018 BMW i8 Roadster review


Turning a sporty coupé into an open-top roadster usually involves a great deal more work than just setting about any unwanted bits of bodywork...
Me and My Motor: Jonathan Palmer, former F1 driver turned circuit owner

Me and My Motor: Jonathan Palmer


Jonathan Palmer, the former Formula One driver, never quite made it onto a grand prix podium but he does now own some of Britain’s best-loved...
Top five best hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars

Top five best hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars


It doesn't seem that long ago that the Noughties rolled in and some of Hollywood's best-known A-listers tried their hand at evangelicalism, warni
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: 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...
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BMW camera system makes rear-view mirrors a thing of...


“Mirror, signal, manoeuvre” may never be the same again
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Top 100 Cars 2016: Top 5 Supercars


The Sunday Times presents its Top 100 Cars 2016: Top 5 Supercars. Featuring BMW, Ferrari, Lamborghini and McLaren. Start your engines.
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Top 100 Cars 2016: Top 5 Sports Cars


The Sunday Times Driving presents its top 5 sports cars of 2016, featuring Porsche, Audi, McLaren, Mercedes-AMG and BMW.
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Car of the Week: 2017 BMW i8 Spyder


German car maker BMW has confirmed it will show a convertible version of the i8 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which takes place next month...
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Formula E helps accelerate use of wireless charging


If you were one of the thousands who lined the streets of Battersea Park, southwest London, in June to watch the Formula E race in its inaugural season...
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News: Mercedes C-class named World Car of the Year


The new Mercedes-Benz C-class has picked up the 2015 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) award.
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Driving news review: The big motoring headlines of...


This year we have seen hybrid hypercars rewrite the performance rulebooks, pure-electric vehicles finally move from obscurity to desirability and...
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News: Countdown to the new Honda NSX begins before...


The original Honda NSX, launched in 1989, may have been a high performance supercar that forced Ferrari to rethink how it designed, engineered and...