March, 2008

In the GM family, Pontiac is supposed to be the one with the sporty image....... well, they might like to think so, and in the case of the Solstice, the old ...

2007 Pontiac Grand Prix (USA)

Pontiac / Road Tests


Having enjoyed seeing a Classic Car show with a French flavour in February, I decided it was too good an opportunity to miss not to see how the Germans do these ...

RetroClassics, Stuttgart – March 2008

Events / Shows


For some reason, rental cars were really expensive in Switzerland this weekend, so I ended up booking the very cheapest type of car, and paying more for it than ...

2007 Toyota Yaris 1.3 VVTi 5dr (CH)

Road Tests / Toyota


One advantage of having a pre-purchased ticket was that you could get access at 9am, so I raced around taking most of the day's photos while the exhibition halls ...

Race Retro 2008

Events / Shows


Not content with 2 days of researching the new car market at the Auto Salon in Geneva, I managed to fit in an old car event over the weekend, as well. Arriving ...

Brooklands Austin Morris Day – March 2008

Events / Shows


"The Motor's" trip to the 2008 Geneva Show started, in the best of traditions, with the attendees coming from different locations, and using different means of ...

Geneva Show – March 2008

Events / Shows


  I am well aware that the press are not particularly enamoured of the car that comprised my latest test vehicle.Nevertheless, in my quest to find a ...

2008 Audi S6 (GB)

Audi / Road Tests


Regrettably, many car museums have closed in the last few years, unable to attract enough visitors to pay the mounting costs of opening to the public. Of those ...

Cotswold Motor Museum – Bourton-on-the-Water (GB)