July, 2013

                          Some cars need no introduction. The Chevrolet ...

2013 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 1LT (USA)

Chevrolet / Road Tests


              Having enjoyed the Enfield Pageant of Motoring, a long running event which diary clashes had always precluded me from attending, I ...

Luton Festival of Transport – June 2013

Events / Shows


          Those of you who have analysed the various rental vehicles that I source for test from Hertz will note ...

2013 Infiniti G37x Premium Sport (USA)

Infiniti / Road Tests


 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the Goodwood Festival of Speed. What started out as a relatively small scale event, held on just one day, where the ...

Goodwood Moving Motor Show – July 2013. Colin’s report

Events / Shows


          There has been action on the track at Wiltshire's Castle Combe circuit since 1950, and these days there is a very varied and packed program ...

Classics and Retro Day at Castle Combe – June 2013

Events / Shows


              With so much of the focus at the iconic Prescott Hill Climb, in the eyes of many, concentrated on the themed events of La Vie en Bleu ...

Prescott – MidSummer Speed Fest – June 2013

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs


             As part of Kia's inexorable and rapid rise from automotive no-hoper of the 1990s to the power-house that it is ...

2013 Kia Forte EX (USA)

Kia / Road Tests


The Auto Italia event at Stanford Hall is one of those organised by Phil Ward and his team of the eponymous magazine, and it has always attracted a good crowd, ...

Auto Italia and Summertime Classics, Stanford Hall – July 2013

Events / Shows


                 In Europe, the largest Toyota saloon available these days is the D segment ...

2013 Toyota Avalon XLE (USA)

Road Tests / Toyota


                In a matter of weeks, the Passat will celebrate its 40th birthday. In that time, the ...

2012 Volkswagen Passat 2.5 SE (USA)

Road Tests / Volkswagen