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Top 14 Executive Express

A car's top speed is pretty much irrelevant, these days. And not just because omnipresent speed cameras and increasingly heavy traffic make reaching big speeds impossible anywhere other than a track. Or on what... read more....
Cars of 1976

All the cars of 1976

In 1976 Apple Computer was founded, Niki Lauda suffered his terrible crash at the Nurburgring, Brotherhood of Man won Eurovision for the UK, The Muppet Show debuted on TV and Britain baked in one of the hottest... read more....
Cars of 1986

Gallery: All the cars of 1986

1986 is best remembered for the Chernobyl disaster and Maradonna's 'Hand of God'. At the cinema, Top Gun was the year's highest grossing film, while the biggest single was Falco's Rock Me Amadeus. A vintage year it was not (fortunately, I was only two years o... read more....
DS 4S

Not for sale here: 2016 DS 4S

PSA Group is really pushing its posh DS brand in China. Indeed, several DS models are only available there. Alongside the DS 5 hatchback we're familiar with in the UK, there's the DS 5 LS saloon and DS 6 SUV; this new DS 4S rounds out the range. Despite the ... read more....
Lada Kalina NFR

Not for sale here: 2016 Lada Kalina NFR

This sporty-looking little hatchback is the fastest production car Lada has ever made. It is, by Lada standards, a fire-breathing monster. But everything's relative and you would need an in-depth knowledge of E... read more....
GT3 cars

Gallery: every GT3 race car

We saw last week that Honda will jump on the GT3 racing bandwagon in 2017 with the new NSX. It's really not hard to see why. The GT3 category was introduced in 2005 as a - significantly - cheaper alternative t... read more....