Test Drive

Renault 5 TX vs Fiat 127 TL and Volkswagen Polo L

From far left: airy and ergonomic interior; smallest engine here struggles at motorway speeds; MW/LW radio; crisp Bertone shape. I’m someone who mentally...

Steve McQueen’s Ferrari dream drive of the King of Cool’s sublime 275GTB/4 at Fiorano

UK-registered and painted Argento Auteil, the 275 arrives at Ferrari Classiche in NART Spyder form, ready to be born again Finished car on display...

Chevrolet Corvair family – stylish budget compact

Chevrolet Corvair Yenko Stinger Stage I 1966 Even so, the new styling and sorted rear suspension of the later models failed to recover...

1975 Citroën SM Mylord Cabriolet by Chapron

Clockwise, from above; at rest by La Seine with the backdrop of Notre Dame; stylish interior features single-spoke wheel by Dargent; simple pressed...

America’s off-road pioneer – Jeep Wagoneer

From top: high-spec Limited was added in the 1970s; Gladiator pick-up was the utilitarian choice.  

Ultimate driving machines – BMW E26 M1, E12 M535i, E28 M5, E24 M635CSi and E30 M3 EVO II

 From top: dash focused on driver; it feels every inch the racer, but you have to work the feisty twin-cam - M Power...

Road test drive – Maserati Ghibli and Mistral

Clockwise, from main: Ghibli cabin is as modern and stylish as the exterior; sparing use of chrome lifts the black leather; Campagnolo alloys...

Road test drive – Mercedes-Benz 300SEL 6.3 W109 and its successor 450SEL 6.9 W116

Clockwise: W116 feels a generation newer; vast V8 is up to 6.9 litres; optional leather adds to opulence; few saloons keep up with...

Road test drive Citroen CX2500D vs Peugeot 505GRD and Renault 20GLD

Renault’s 20 leans towards the Citroen shape, but for the very practical reason that it is a slope-tailed hatchback, the only one of...
- Advertisment -

RECENT BLOGGERS