Audi TT RS Coupé Long-Term Review

From £50,615 The Audi TT RS has the looks, a vociferous engine and the supercar-baiting performance, but is it too uncompromising to use as a daily driver? A look at the TT’s past A chap emailed me about the TT RS recently, and mentioned in passing that the model might […]

2018 Audi SQ5 SUV Review: Sporty, Luxurious, and Pricey

The 2018 Audi SQ5 is a champ among among luxury compact SUVs. The SQ5 is blazingly quick in the dry and sure-footed on wet and snowy roads, helped by its driver assists and safety technology. The Audi cockpit is the epitome of upscale, restrained tastefulness, and proof that four adults […]

AUDI RS 3 FIRST DRIVE: LITTLE PACKAGE, BIG BOOM 2017

2017 Audi RS 3 BASE PRICE $55,000-$60,000 (est) VEHICLE LAYOUT Front-engine, AWD, 5-pass, 4-door sedan ENGINE 2.5L/400-hp/354-lb-ft turbocharged DOHC I-5 TRANSMISSION 7-speed twin-clutch auto CURB WEIGHT 3,450 lb (MT est) WHEELBASE 103.6 in LENGTH X WIDTH X HEIGHT 176.3 x 70.9 x 55.1 in 0-60 MPH 3.8 sec (MT est) […]

AUDI S4 AND S5 FIRST DRIVE REVIEW: S IS FOR “SMOOVE” 2018

2018 Audi S4 (Premium Plus/Prestige) 2018 Audi S5 Coupe (Premium Plus/Prestige) BASE PRICE $51,875/$56,775 $55,575/$59,975 VEHICLE LAYOUT Front-engine, AWD, 5-pass, 4-door sedan Front-engine, AWD, 4-pass, 2-door coupe ENGINE 3.0L/354-hp/369-lb-ft turbocharged DOHC 24-valve V-6 3.0L/354-hp/369-lb-ft turbocharged DOHC 24-valve V-6 TRANSMISSION 8-speed automatic 8-speed automatic CURB WEIGHT 3,850 lb (mfr) 3,850 (mfr) […]

2017 AUDI RS 3 FIRST DRIVE: LITTLE PACKAGE; BIG BOOM

After years of wistful gazing across the pond, reading glowing reviews that use words such as tyres and bonnet, and even being tantalized with a 2011 First Drive ourselves in Europe, Americans will finally be able to throttle one of the most highly anticipated performance cars in recent memory—the Audi […]

Rolls-Royce Phantom review

The concepts of largesse and largeness, as easy as those words may be to confuse on a Scrabble board, can rarely be applied to a new car as faithfully as to Rolls-Royce’s biggest showroom model: the inimitable Phantom. Goodwood’s self-proclaimed ‘best car in the world’ was, in its previous generation, the car with […]

New Pininfarina car brand to launch electric hypercar in 2020

It’ll be based on underpinnings co-developed by Croatian electric supercar maker Rimac and will use Formula E tech H2 Speed shows Pininfarina’s hypercar vision Automobili Pininfarina has confirmed that it will launch an all-electric hypercar in 2020 with racing technology taken from parent company Mahindra’s Formula E programme. The newly launched car brand, which […]

Ferrari Portofino 2018 Review

Faster, more agile and perhaps more authentically ‘Ferrari’, but the Portofino lacks the dynamic sophistication of a great GT car, just like its predecessor The Portofino’s engine revs to a tremulous 7500rpm; it has a huge swell of mid-range torque; and it responds crisply at all times and feels unusually […]

2018 Lincoln Navigator Preview

Competes with: Audi Q8, Infiniti QX80, Lexus LX460, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Cadillac Escalade Looks like: A very large, very fancy SUV Drivetrain: Estimated 450-horsepower, twin-turbo V-6; 10-speed automatic transmission; rear- or four-wheel drive It’s been over a decade since its last redesign, so we are happy to see a new 2018 Lincoln Navigator make […]