January 16, 2017 poddymallett

Honda has unveiled a special ‘Black Edition’ of the Civic Type R to commemorate the last of the current Civic Type R to come off the production line, this version is limited to the last 100 cars to come off the production line. Aptly named, the Civic Type R Black…

December 28, 2016 poddymallett

The latest visual offering from Petrolicious takes a look at the iconic Aston Martin DB4 GT, as it’s driven passionately by its owner, Paul Michaels of Hexagon Classics. Introduced in the Autumn of 1959 the DB4 GT was a high output, light weight version of the DB4 that was revolutionising the company. “The wheelbase shorter,…

June 3, 2016 poddymallett

The first episode of the new Top Gear aired last week and I think it’s fair to say that it received a less than favourable reaction from most. Social media was awash with comments writing the show off before it even started. Like with the old Top Gear format that…

April 3, 2016 poddymallett

For readers who have been following our posts for a while, you may remember back in 2014 we posted about Apex: The Story of the Hypercar. For those who are unfamiliar with this, The Story of the Hypercar is a film that was put together by the people of /DRIVE. The documentary film is an exploration piece into what…

April 3, 2016 poddymallett

Volvo has announced the launch of the quickest car it has ever made – the new 367bhp Polestar V60. The super Swede is powered by a specially enhanced version of Volvo’s four-cylinder Drive-E powertrain which produces 367bhp and 470 Nm of torque. It will sprint from 0 to 62 mph in an impressive 4.8 seconds…

March 31, 2016 poddymallett

Since the new line-up of Top Gear presenters was announced last month there has been a lot of criticism and no shortage of speculation about what format the popular motoring show would take. This has now been somewhat addressed as the first teaser trailer for the upcoming series has been released. The show looks…

March 21, 2016 poddymallett

The Toyota GT86 is set to undergo a facelift for 2017 and the changes will include a host of styling updates and a retuned suspension set-up. The critically acclaimed drivers car was first launched back in 2012 and now four years after its début, Toyota have given the car a new lease of life. The most visible change is…

February 11, 2016 poddymallett

After months of speculation the full line-up for the new series of Top Gear has finally been announced. Topgear.com posted this morning: “We are very proud to announce that racing driver Sabine Schmitz, YouTube star Chris Harris, F1 pundit Eddie Jordan and motoring journalist Rory Reid will join Chris Evans, Matt…

October 13, 2015 poddymallett

Salon Privé has established itself as one of the most prestigious car shows on the motoring calender, bearing host to supercars, hypercars and stunning classics alike, the event gives visitors a rare opportunity to witness these impressive beauties in one place, at one time. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the organisers thought it only right…

September 23, 2015 poddymallett

Ford has revealed it will launch a behind-the-scenes story of the all-new Focus RS. “Rebirth of an icon” shows the development of the latest generation of an automotive icon through a “warts and all” video documentary series covering every stage of the vehicle’s evolution. The inside story of the all-new Focus…