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Why endurance racing is the winning formula

Traditionally, endurance racing has always been the cauldron of competition that has forged the future of road car technology. The gruelling struggle against both fellow competitors and the cruel mistress of reliability that is round the clock racing breeds performance – but performance that lasts. For example, dual-clutch gearboxes, disc …

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Indecent Acts

In recent decades, politics has become just a game played by consenting adults who have never had a proper job. That’s the general view of the public, or so it seems, and it’s a view that is hard to argue with. We all assume that our chosen candidate has put …

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World Rally Sport 2012

Car rallying is one of the most enduring forms of motor sport and one of the most accessible as events are run internationally and nationally, right the way down to club level. Yet the sport for some bizarre reason does not seem to attract the interest in the UK that …

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5 of The most Dangerous Car Features in History

Could a new in-car Facebook status update button soon be added to a list which includes automatic seat belts and passenger-side braking systems? News that Mercedes-Benz is to introduce an in-car system which lets drivers update their Facebook status from behind the wheel has been greeted with dismay by road …

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Jeopardy over Lotus launch plans

Following Lotus’ grand growth plans back at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, one of the automotive world’s most inspirational and single-minded manufacturers looked set to return to glory. When ex-Ferrari branding boss, Dany Bahar was then employed as CEO, shortly followed by former Ferrari designer Donato Coco to help style …

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Top 5 Cars Of 2011

2011 was an eventful year for cars.  We saw a number of new models, updates of old favourites and improvements in safety and technology.  Based on factors from safety through to performance and comfort, here our top 5 cars of 2011: 1 – Ford Fiesta You just can’t go wrong …

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Thinking of buying 4×4 this Winter?

The last couple of years have given rise to a huge debate over the merits of driving a 4×4 over winter. With the UK coming to a standstill for weeks on end during January and February, many motorists are wondering whether they should trade in their city run-around for a …

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‘Car-Crash TV’ – Celebs and their cars…

Ahh celebrities…love them or hate them; they sure do give us plenty to talk about, particularly when it comes to their outrageous taste in cars. We’ve witnessed a £135K Bentley being spray painted pink by the likes of Paris Hilton, prestige badges replaced with the names of footballer’s girlfriends and …

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The most pointless car gadgets EVER!

Isn’t technology great? It’s given us the iPad, GPS, Smartphones, WIFI connectivity, voice-recognition and all sorts of weird and wonderful inventions that enable us to keep our fingers on the pulse every minute of the day. And whilst the automotive industry is continually coming up with high tech gadgets for …

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