Bentley Speed 8 wins at Le Mans in 2003
Guy Smith takes the flag for Bentley's sixth Le Mans win

Racing Lines: Tom Kristensen on Bentley's historic Le Mans comeback

In 2003, the car maker won at La Sarthe for the first time in 73 years. We chat to a nine-time race winner about what the victory meant

by Damien Smith
18 July 2019
Lotus Evija hypercar revealed - studio shoot
Heavy, jaw-droppingly powerful and costly - the Evija is no normal Lotus

Opinion: Mind-blowing Evija is only the start for revived Lotus

With a claimed power output of 1973bhp, this new hypercar is exciting in itself, but what's coming could be even better

by Matt Prior
16 July 2019
New cars
Formula E 2019 season decider in New York - racing

Opinion: Why Formula E is succeeding in New York City

An exciting season finale proves the electric race series is maturing quickly, and that manufacturers are firmly on board

by James Attwood
15 July 2019
2020 Land Rover Defender dashboard image
Was this image of the new Defender scooped or leaked?

Matt Prior: Why Land Rover hasn't revealed the Defender

Leaked images are just that - leaked. Solihull's actually keeping its cards close to its chest

by Matt Prior
12 July 2019
Tester’s notes
Grand Prix cornering

Racing Lines: why Norris could steal Hamilton's thunder at this weekend's British GP

Home fans will be cheering Lewis Hamilton onto a sixth win at Silverstone, but the standout stars are more towards the middle of the pack

by Autocar
11 July 2019

The new Mini Electric has been a decade in the making

Mini's first trials of a battery-powered model showed promise, and the new car shows how far things have come

by Hilton Holloway
9 July 2019
New cars
Ferrari SP2 at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019

Ferrari SP2 Monza: First ride in ultra-rare speedster

This 812-based attention-seeker is all about getting the crowd on its feet, but climb aboard and you'll see magic behind the scenes as well

by Felix Page
7 July 2019
Goodwood Festival of Speed
Mercedes-AMG A45 S cornering

Mercedes-AMG A45: a sideways ride with drift mode engaged

Affalterbach's monstrous new hot hatchback proves four-wheel drive and tail-out fun can coexist

by Tom Morgan
6 July 2019
Goodwood Festival of Speed
Jaguar I-Pace leaving the production line in Graz
Electric XJ will follow in the footsteps of Jaguar's EV pioneer, the I-Pace

Opinion: Jaguar gets on the front foot with an electric XJ

JLR's plans for an electric XJ have been confirmed, and could be the first step in a significant regeneration for the brand

by Steve Cropley
5 July 2019
BMW M2 Competition vs BMW M3 CSL
Our M-car clash is coming to a screen near you

Matt Prior: Why newer doesn't always mean better

BMW's new M cars might be safe, quiet and easy to drive, but the legendary E46 M3 CSL remains a high point

by Matt Prior
5 July 2019
Tester’s notes
Autocar rides in the Radical Rapture

Radical Rapture: first ride in road-legal track weapon

This 765kg two-seater's twin-turbo four-pot packs 350bhp and exploits every bit of its potential. We go for a ride up the hill

by Felix Page
4 July 2019
Goodwood Festival of Speed
Aston Martin at Le Mans in 1959
Carroll Shelby takes the flag for Aston at Le Mans 60 years ago

Racing lines: How Carroll Shelby helped Aston Martin win Le Mans 1959

Aston Martin's breakthrough success was a fantastic display of driving ability and human endurance

by Damien Smith
4 July 2019


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