Used Porsche 718 Boxster (2016 to date) review and buyer’s guide

For 25 years the Porsche Boxster has been at the head of its class, the machine by which all others are judged, and in fourth-generation 718 guise this remains the case… with one caveat. Every generation of Boxster before the 718’s debut had featured a characterful and punchy Porsche flat-six, but for the 718 Porsche … Read more

2022 Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed with motorsport-inspired aero and 517bhp

This is it, then, the new 992-generation 911 GT3 RS. It’s the most track-focused series-production 911 yet, the latest RS member joining a family that traces its iconic roots back to the 1973 2.7 Carrera RS to today’s brilliant GT4 RS. In this new 911 GT3 RS Porsche has pushed the limits of what it … Read more

Porsche 911 Sport Classic 2022 review – official restomod for the Singer generation

There are days when you feel you can’t move without the announcement of a new restomod arriving to great fanfare and claims of it being so cool it’s broken the internet (if only). It seems there’s very few cars people won’t restore to a specification combining today’s know-how with yesterday’s free thinking. Despite this, you … Read more

Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD 2022 review – a rear-drive rival to the Porsche 911 GT3?

At the end of 2021, Audi rationalised the line-up of its R8 V10 supercar. Out went the entry-level quattro and RWD (rear-wheel drive) derivatives and in came the Performance RWD to accompany the Performance quattro that remains at the top of the tree. The RWD’s upgrade to Performance spec has seen a price increase, and … Read more

Mercedes-AMG EQE53 4MATIC+ review – a serious Porsche Taycan rival?

Apart from the performance advantage conferred by maximum twist at zero revs, electric motors have one other game changing gift to bestow on the automotive industry that the Mercedes-AMG EQE53 and its maker have certainly tapped into: clean-sheet thinking. Admittedly, the general trend is the promise of a utopian future with a sexy sci-fi vibe … Read more

2022 Lotus Emira review – strong showing for Porsche Cayman GTS rival

Just how important is the new Emira to Lotus? For the now Geely controlled firm, it marks the beginning of a new era under new owners with a very clear focus on the direction the company needs to head, while signing off from the one it has navigated with mixed success for the last 70 … Read more