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Enjoying Talbot Horizon The first 'world car' that the we all forgot Overlooked and now almost forgotten, Talbot's Horizon was one of the most groundbreaking cars of modern times. Words…
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Stuttgart's sizzling saloon is an icon – but can it still deliver the goods on Durham's finest roads? Merc's road racer… Why the world-beating 16-valve Benz hasn't sat on its…
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2 Series Review. The 2 Series Coupés and Convertibles offer useful performance and entertaining handling, but which one should you choose? Bob Harper is our guide to the current range.
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Modena Marvel. Each drive of Ferrari's 488 Pista reveals a little bit more. But will the Spider version leave us wanting more? Words by Stuart Gallagher. Photography by Andy Morgan.
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Park-Ward’s understated Crewe cuts. The rise of coachbuilt Cloud. Park Ward’s Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud III mixed modernity with tradition, say Martin Buckley and it’s more fashionable now than it’s ever…
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600bhp prototype Jag XJ220 tested. After driving a rare prototype Jaguar XJ220, Richard Heseltine discovers that Jaguar’s civilised supercar could also be ferocious. Photography James Mann.
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Mick Walsh drives a streamlined four-seater that also raced three times at Le Mans, as the sublime Embiricos Bentley makes a rare return to Europe. Photography Tony Baker.
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Can cut-price Lotus Esprit V8 topple Ferrari 355 and brutal Porsche 993. 1131bhp 10,602cc 22 cylinders, four turbos… Esprit V8 vs. F355 vs. 911 993. Three stunning supercars from the 1990s: one…
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Blown Away Named after a wind, the Pagani Zonda ranks alongside the greats April 2012. The Pagani Zonda was designed more than 20 years ago, yet will still blow away…
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The four horses of the Apocalypse. Richard Heseltine unleashes Ferrari's awesome 288GTO, F40, F50 and Enzo – and tries not to think about their combined value. Photography Tony Baker.
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GT40 Reborn? Remembering the Spectre R42, a failed attempt to revive Ford's icon May 2009. Could a Ford special, made in Dorset, muscle into the supercar set? Spectre's R42 got…