Once again, there is a new record for the fastest front-wheel drive lap around the Nurburgring. In other news, water is wet. The battle for FWD hot-hatch supremacy kicked off when the SEAT Leon Cupra broke the eight minute mark. Since then, Renault, Honda and Volkswagen have all had their turn at the top. This […]
The 2017 Geneva Motor Show will be the stage on which the first ‘performance’ Toyota Yaris since the first-generation ‘T Sport’ model will make it’s debut. It’s called the Yaris GRMN and, I have to admit, it looks as though it’s going to be pretty good. It has been developed by GAZOO Racing Masters of […]
First of all, I would like to clarify that by ‘two-wheeled’ I do not mean on a motorbike… China’s Han Yue has lapped the entire 12.9 mile Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit on two of his Mini Cooper S’s four wheels! As far as lap records go, this one is a little bit on the slow side […]
Before the Golf GTI Clubsport has even been released, Volkswagen have announced that they have produced a more hardcore and track-focussed version – the Clubsport S. It’s due to be unveiled at next week’s Wörthersee meet, an annual event in Austria which celebrates fast VW culture. The new Clubsport S is not only more powerful than […]
In many people’s eyes, the BMW M4 is the new M3. The M3 isn’t quite what it used to be, the M4 is brilliant. Now, though, footage of the 2016 BMW M4 GTS has been released and it is a special, special car. Like the M3 GTS, which came out in 2010, the M4 GTS […]
Most car fans have heard of the Nurburgring Nordschleife and plan to either visit or return there one day. But you can’t guarantee the weather will be kind. And there are plenty of us with front-wheel drive cars, which aren’t the most common stars of fast laps around the track. So for those unafraid of […]
The 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hour Endurance race is currently taking place, and we’ll be updating with all the photos from the event.
Onboard laps of the Nurburgring Nordshchliefe aren’t uncommon, but we thought it was worth sharing this video onboard with World Touring Car champion Rob Huff in his Lada Vesta WTCC car.
Honda has released a video of a 2015 Honda Civic Type-R lapping the famed Nurburgring in just 7:50.63 seconds. The time was set in May 2014, and lives up to the claims that the new Civic will be the fastest ever front-wheel drive car around the German circuit. The video has been released in the […]