Watch this Ford Mustang drift its way around the Nürburgring


Ford has becomie the latest car maker to set a Nürburgring Nordschliefe record — by drifting an 800bhp+ Mustang around all 13 miles of the track.
Me and My Motor: Dee Caffari, round-the-world sailor

Me and My Motor: Dee Caffari


Denise "Dee" Caffari is hardened to the cramped conditions of an ocean-going yacht, having circumnavigated the globe six times. Her boats can...
1,341bhp Nio EP9 electric supercar unveiled by Chinese company Next EV

1,341bhp electric supercar unveiled


A Chinese start-up is claiming a new Nürburgring Nordschleife lap record with its 1,341bhp electric supercar, the Nio EP9.
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Test your knowledge: What electric car was the first...


You mayknow that electric cars have been around as long as cars powered by internal combustion engines, but...
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The heroes and harebrained: men and women who shaped...


Behind the 20th century surge in car ownership were a legion of men and women who pushed the boundaries of creativity, bravery and, often, stupidity.
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News: Hennessey bids to take Guinness fastest car record...


It claims to make fast cars faster but with its latest creation, Hennessey may have just made a fast car, the fastest of all.
Guinness World Records reinstates Bugatti Veyron record

Guinness World Records reinstates Veyron record


One week after deciding to withdraw the award of world's fastest car from the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport, Guinness World Records has restored...
Exclusive: Guinness withdraws speed record from Bugatti Veyron

Exclusive: Guinness withdraws speed record from Bugatti...


For almost three years the £1.7m Bugatti Veyron Super Sport has been the fastest production car in the world. Until today.