Articles

  • RETRO CARS THROWBACK: MODIFIED FORD CORTINA

    RETRO CARS THROWBACK: MODIFIED FORD CORTINA

    Matthew Bell on 3rd December 2019

    James Wright’s modified Ford Cortina packs a whopping 390bhp cossie engine. This isn’t quite the usual restoration project you expect to see with many a Blue Oval-badged coupe. This one certainly puts the cooooor back into Cortina. Certain cars have…

  • TOP 5 MOST INFLUENTIAL MOTORSPORT TECHNOLOGIES

    TOP 5 MOST INFLUENTIAL MOTORSPORT TECHNOLOGIES

    Glenn Rowswell on 3rd December 2019

    To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Formula 1, Autosport International 2020 will be showcasing motorsport’s most revolutionary technologies that have impacted wider society...

  • RAMAIR FIESTA 1.0 HEATSHIELD INTAKE KIT

    RAMAIR FIESTA 1.0 HEATSHIELD INTAKE KIT

    Glenn Rowswell on 2nd December 2019

    Back in the day, when the FC team were mere padawan learners in the ways of the modifying force, ‘1-litre’ loosely translated as ‘grandma’s shopping car’. But, that’s not the case nowadays, is it?

  • AIR LIFT PERFORMANCE AT SEMA 2019

    AIR LIFT PERFORMANCE AT SEMA 2019

    Glenn Rowswell on 2nd December 2019

    Check out some of the cool rides dropped on Air Lift Performance suspensions at the 2019 SEMA Show...

  • PORSCHE 718 CAYMAN GTS ROAD TEST

    PORSCHE 718 CAYMAN GTS ROAD TEST

    Matthew Bell on 29th November 2019

    When it comes to sports cars, it’s long been thought that Porsche does it best, but with four-cylinders and a turbo, can the 718 Cayman GTS live up to the title? We find out. It’s not very often you’ll find…

  • PBMW THROWBACK – MODIFIED BMW F80 M3

    PBMW THROWBACK – MODIFIED BMW F80 M3

    Matthew Bell on 29th November 2019

    Finished in dazzling Sakhir orange, clad in carbon fibre and boasting 575bhp, this fabulous F80 M3 is a four-door thrill. It feels, to us at least, that the F8x M3 and M4 have only been around for five minutes, though…

  • BEST 5 BLACK FRIDAY 2019 DEALS

    BEST 5 BLACK FRIDAY 2019 DEALS

    Matthew Bell on 27th November 2019

    We all love a bargain, especially when we want parts but need to convince the other half it’s not just “another part” for the car…  so we’ve selected five of the best deals this Black Friday 2019. Fast Car subscription…

  • LEGO GROUP BRINGS NISSAN GT-R NISMO TO LIFE

    LEGO GROUP BRINGS NISSAN GT-R NISMO TO LIFE

    Matthew Bell on 27th November 2019

    You’ve got your Porsche 911 GT3 RS and Bugatti Chiron, now it’s time to get your Nissan GT-R Nismo. We’re of course talking about LEGO. The LEGO model was revealed by LEGO Group CEO Niels B. Christiansen and Asako Hoshino,…

  • NISSAN SKYLINE R33 GT-R BUYING GUIDE

    NISSAN SKYLINE R33 GT-R BUYING GUIDE

    Matthew Bell on 27th November 2019

    The Nissan Skyline R33 GT-R was a high-performance machine that had its rivals well and truly licked in terms of technology and innovation. We take a look at the pros and cons of buying this powerful behemoth of the late…

  • MANTHEY RACING GT2RS HOCKENHEIM LAP RECORD

    MANTHEY RACING GT2RS HOCKENHEIM LAP RECORD

    Matthew Bell on 26th November 2019

    Watch the Manthey Racing GT2RS set a new production lap record around Hockenheim GP circuit as it goes 2.4 seconds quicker than the Ferrari 488 Pista.

  • PORSCHE 911 DECONFUSER

    PORSCHE 911 DECONFUSER

    Matthew Bell on 25th November 2019

    It’s time to learn your 930s from your 997s as we debunk the Porsche 911 model timeline from the 1960s up to the noughties. At the 1963 Frankfurt motor show, Porsche revealed the 356 successor, which was named the 901.…