September, 2011

The last few years have seen research and innovation on an almost unprecedented scale, as the world's car manufacturers struggle to find alternatives to the ...

2011 Toyota Auris HSD T4 (GB)

Road Tests / Toyota


The monthly Breakfast Club meetings at Goodwood have become both popular and famous. As is often the case with a great concept, it does not look before others ...

Cosford Breakfast Club – Sept 2011

Breakfast Meetings / Events / Shows


The Internationale Auto Ausstellung, or International Auto Show in English, takes place in Frankfurt every other year,and it is one of the most important show ...

Frankfurt Auto Show – Sept 2011

Events / Shows


Billed as one of the largest such shows dedicated to the popular sport of Rallying, RallyDay at Castle Combe has now been running for over 10 years. and it ...

RallyDay at Castle Combe – Sept 2011

Events / Shows


When looking at the motoring events calendar for the year, there are a few which come into the "no brainer" category, as these are vast events, where there is ...

Austin-Healeys at Brooklands – Sept 2011

Events / Shows


Just as 2010 was very much the year for Centenary events for Alfa-Romeo, so 2011 has proved to be the year of the Jaguar "E" Type. However, although it was both ...

Renault R4 50th Anniversary at Brooklands – Sept 2011

Events / Shows


A couple of months ago I finally managed to sample my first E90 based BMW 3 Series car, receiving a rental car spec 318d SE model in Spain. My conclusions ...

2011 BMW 325i SE Convertible (D)

BMW / Road Tests


It will not have escaped your notice that I do manage to get to drive quite an array of different cars during the course of a year. Most of them are sourced ...

2011 Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi Zetec 5dr (GB)

Ford / Road Tests


The Auto Italia event at Gaydon in September tends to indicate that the summer season of events is drawing to a close, and although there was quite a lot of ...

Auto Italia at Gaydon – Sept 2011

Events / Shows


The inaugural Chelsea AutoLegends event took place in 2010, and it was such a success, that even before the gates had closed, it was announced that it would be ...

Chelsea AutoLegends – Sept 2011

Events / Shows


British Championships WeekendTHE START LINEIt was very wet for the first 2 hours, so there was a lot of wheelspin as the majority of cars struggled to put the ...

The Prescott Gold Cup Weekend – Sept 2011

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs