2016 - Drive

  • 2016 Nürburgring 24 Hours including monumental hail storms BMW M6 GT3’s

    2016 Nürburgring 24 Hours including monumental hail storms BMW M6 GT3’s

    The Day Hell Froze. Over All the action at this year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours including monumental hail storms. This year’s N24 was notable for being the M6 GT3’s debut race, but it will always be remembered as the year when the Green Hell turned into an ice rink. Words: Bob Harper. Photography: BMW/24-rennen.de.

  • A new Zagato an Aston a hypercar 2016 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato

    2016 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato

    Latest collaboration between Aston Martin and Zagato has carbon body and more power. Bulletin News, analysis and events.Words David Lillywhite. Images Aston Martin. Vanquish gets the Zagato treatment.

  • Nissan buys stake in troubled Mitsubishi

    Nissan buys stake in troubled Mitsubishi

    Following revelations that Mitsubishi Motors in Japan had incorrectly measured fuel economy figures, the share value plummeted by up to 50 per cent, and the President, Tetsuro Aikawa stepped down. The Japanese company admitted that it had been falsifying urban fuel efficiency tests for decades, though it only affected cars sold in the Japanese domestic market. It was revealed that when tougher regulations were introduced in 1991 to better reflect urban driving patterns, Mitsubishi failed to amend its calculations, thus overstating the figures.