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  • GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO IS M3 KILLER

    GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO IS M3 KILLER

    Matt Bell on 10th July 2020

    Over the years we've endured plenty of disappointments from Alfa Romeo, but the 503bhp Giulia Quadrifoglio has more than made up for it. We review the ballistic missile from Italy.

  • MAZDA MX-5 MK4 REVIEW

    MAZDA MX-5 MK4 REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 15th June 2020

    It’s the bread and butter recipe for fun; lightweight, cheap, rear-wheel drive and a punchy engine up front. Despite being 30 years old – it hasn’t grown up in any way, shape or form. Here’s our review of the Mazda MX-5 Mk4.

  • LEXUS LC500 REVIEW

    LEXUS LC500 REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 5th June 2020

    Is this where luxury meets performance? We got out in the Lexus LC500 in last year’s summer sunshine to see whether it was any good.

  • VW GOLF GTI TCR MK7.5 REVIEW

    VW GOLF GTI TCR MK7.5 REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 15th May 2020

    Earlier in the year, we got behind the wheel of the Golf GTI TCR, the final goodbye to the Mk7 hot-hatch. But is it any good?

  • REVISITING THE HONDA ACCORD TYPE R

    REVISITING THE HONDA ACCORD TYPE R

    Matt Bell on 14th April 2020

    After 12 days, 1500 miles and £300 in fuel later, I’ve decided that at £3000, the Accord Type R is the best performance saloon money can buy!

  • ABARTH 595 ESSEESSE REVIEW

    ABARTH 595 ESSEESSE REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 27th March 2020

    The little hot Italian has been around for a while now, but will another trim level make the Abarth 595 Esseesse the one to have?

  • MERCEDES-AMG A35 SALOON REVIEW

    MERCEDES-AMG A35 SALOON REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 13th March 2020

    Does the Mercedes-AMG A35 Saloon have what it takes to be a real AMG? Or is it just a ploy to make a few sales? Time to find out.

  • LOTUS EVORA GT410 SPORT REVIEW

    LOTUS EVORA GT410 SPORT REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 11th March 2020

    We spent 10 days with the Lotus Evora GT410 Sport to see whether the bonafide racer can be used as an everyday tool…

  • MERCEDES-AMG C63 S ESTATE ROAD TEST

    MERCEDES-AMG C63 S ESTATE ROAD TEST

    Matt Bell on 3rd January 2020

    Want to take the family somewhere really fast? Or simply want skid marks? The C63 S Estate is the car for you. Nutter bastard; this is a phrase one of my younger colleagues uses far too often. But finally I’ve…

  • HYUNDAI I30N PERFORMANCE ROAD TEST

    HYUNDAI I30N PERFORMANCE ROAD TEST

    Matt Bell on 24th December 2019

    The i30N is Hyundai’s first attempt in the hot-hatch sector, but you’d think it’d been the kingpin for the last 20 years… As far as Hyundai and hot-hatches go, the two couldn’t be further apart. Usually associated with cheap runabouts…

  • PORSCHE 911 GT2 RS ROAD TEST

    PORSCHE 911 GT2 RS ROAD TEST

    Matt Bell on 13th December 2019

    This production, street legal 911, has more power than the dominating, Le Mans winning Group C racing prototype, the 956. And it’s rear-wheel drive. The fastest, certainly, but does all that power make this 911 GT2 RS the best 911…

  • HONDA NSX NA2 ROAD TEST

    HONDA NSX NA2 ROAD TEST

    Matt Bell on 9th December 2019

    It’s been 30 years since the original NSX shook up the supercar industry, but how does it stack up today? We called up Honda to find out.  When Honda unveiled the NSX almost 30 years ago, it did so without…

  • PORSCHE 718 CAYMAN GTS ROAD TEST

    PORSCHE 718 CAYMAN GTS ROAD TEST

    Matt 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…