Ford Ranger Grabs Another 2013 ‘Pick-Up Of The Year’ Award

The Ford Ranger has won 4x4 Magazine Pick-Up of the Year 2013, making it a record-breaking seventh award in 12 months for the vehicle. The UK pick-up market has grown by more than 25 per cent since 2009, with eight models currently competing in the segment. The Ford Ranger has emerged victorious from a group of seven vehicles reviewed –...

Bentley Motorsport Plan Shifts To Next Gear

Bentley Continental GT3

After highlight unveilings at both the Paris Mondial de l'Automobile and the LA Auto Show, the Bentley Continental GT3 Concept Racer is set to star at the 2013 Autosport International exhibition. The Continental GT3 takes the spotlight once again by appearing for its UK debut on the Autosport Stage for the duration of the show, from 10th-13th January at...

The All-New RS 6 – The Sub-Four-Second Audi Avant

The all-new Audi RS 6 Avant will need just 3.9 seconds to dispel any doubt that its ultra-efficient new downsized V8 TFSI engine has compromised on muscle for the sake of miles-per-gallon. The latest super Avant will firmly cement its RS credentials by outrunning its mighty V10-powered predecessor with an exceptional sub-four-second 0-62mph sprint time. At the same time...

Jaguar Wins British Luxury Brand Overseas Accolade At Walpole Awards For Excellence

Jaguar XF, XJ and XK

Jaguar has won the British Luxury Brand Overseas accolade at the prestigious Walpole Awards for Excellence 2012. The British Luxury Overseas Award is presented annually by Walpole to the company judged to have achieved outstanding success in raising its profile and business overseas through export, expanding retail presence, increasing sales and special events in 2012. Jaguar Global Brand Director, Adrian Hallmark,...

First Fleet Deal For Honda’s All-New Civic 1.6 i-DTEC

Honda Civic 1.6 i-DTEC

With its class-leading combination of emissions, refinement and power, Honda’s eagerly anticipated 1.6-litre i-DTEC diesel engine was always going to prove popular with the company car sector. Just days after the model’s official launch, Honda (UK)’s corporate sales team has secured the new model’s first fleet deal. The Co’dair Group, an Essex-based design and publicity agency, has ordered 18 of...

Renault Sport F1 Preview To The Brazilian Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel

After nine months, the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship will finally reach its scintillating conclusion at the Brazilian Grand Prix. With the constructors’ title already secured by Red Bull Racing-Renault, the drivers’ crown will be decided this race between Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso. The final race of the year will be held at the...

GT3 Performance For The Road

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupé Black Series

Mercedes-AMG presents the high-end super sports car version of the gull-wing model, the new SLS AMG Coupé Black Series. Inspired by the SLS AMG GT3 racing version, the fifth Black Series model from Mercedes-AMG boasts a fascinating mix of breath-taking design, outstanding driving dynamics and uncompromising lightweight construction in accordance with the "AMG Lightweight Performance" strategy. With a DIN...

New Volkswagen Golf GTi Concept Powers Into Paris Motor Show

Volkswagen’s all-new Golf is making its motor show debut this week in Paris, with the seventh-generation of the evergreen model displaying a new look plus new technology, engines, safety and infotainment features. But no Golf line-up would be complete without the iconic GTI.  That’s why Volkswagen has also revealed a concept of the GTI Golf on the stand alongside the...

Skyfall Land Rover Defender Joins Bond In Motion

Skyfall Land Rover Defender

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu is delighted to announce the arrival of the Land Rover Defender from the set of the 23rd James Bond film, Skyfall, for display in the museum’s BOND IN MOTION exhibition. The 2012 Land Rover Defender is driven in the opening sequence of the film in Turkey. It is a left-hand drive 110 double cab...

Bond Visits Bond In Motion To Launch Bond 50 Blu-Ray Collection

Sir Roger Moore in an Aston Martin DBS

Sir Roger Moore, who famously played 007 in the James Bond film series, visited the National Motor Museum’s BOND IN MOTION exhibition to celebrate the launch of the BOND 50 Blu-ray Collection, on sale now. BOND 50 from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment showcases all 22 classic films on Blu-ray together for the first time, with a...