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My Guide Tuscany: On the Road with Nicolee Drake.

Mercedes-Benz X-Class world premiere in Cape Town – Best-of.

Jaguar I-PACE Concept | Sound Design

Alex Wurz talks about his Paul Ricard monster shunt

Mercedes-Benz E-Class TV commercial – “How does it feel?“

F1 2017 Classic Car Reveal - McLaren [US]

BMW Connected+ showed and explained. Next level smartphone and car conne...

DRIVESTYLE – From Weissach to Le Mans with Helge Thomsen & Matthias Malm...

Express your individuality with the new Volvo XC40 small SUV

With dozens of possible exterior and interior colour combinations, the choice of the individual is at the centre with the new colourful Volvo XC40, Volvo Cars’ first ever entry in the small premium SUV segment. The highly anticipated XC40, set to be revealed shortly, will complete Volvo’s SUV line-up with a distinctive car for a distinctive driver. The XC40 takes Volvo Cars into new areas and allows its designers the freedom to create a car that brings a vibrancy, individuality and playfulness the small premium SUV segment currently lacks. “We wanted the XC40 to be a fresh, creative and distinctive member of the Volvo line-up, allowing its drivers to put their personality in their driveway. XC40 drivers are interested in fashion, design and popular culture, and often live in large, vibrant cities. They want a car that reflects their personality. The XC40 is that car,” said Thomas Ingenlath, Chief Design Officer at Volvo Cars. The XC40 offers a broader and more playful colour palette,…

LIVE Fan Q&A with Toto Wolff – F1 2017 Mid-Season Review

Ol' Big Mac | 1996 McLaren F1 LM

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Tear Drop – The Audi RS 7 performance

4K Review: 2018 Subaru Crosstrek Quick Drive

Audi S5 – “Monster”

2017 Jaguar F-Type Review

Volvo Cars and Geely to deepen partnership and establish joint venture to boost synergies

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, is planning to set up a new joint venture technology company with Geely Holding, the Chinese car group, to share existing and future technology, deepen industrial synergies and provide the economies of scale that will allow them to more rapidly develop next generation electrified vehicle technology.
According to a Memorandum of Understanding signed today, Volvo Cars, Geely Auto and LYNK & CO will share vehicle architecture and engine technologies via cross licensing arrangements of technologies managed by the new joint venture. They will also cooperate more deeply by commonly sourcing components and cutting procurement costs.
Volvo Cars, Geely Auto and LYNK & CO are controlled by Geely Holding, the Chinese car group. The new joint venture will be 50/50 owned by Volvo Cars and Geely Holding and be headquartered in China with a subsidiary in Gothenburg, Sweden.
“Partnerships to share know-how and technologies are common practice in the automotive …

18 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody | Not For Yellows

Holden Commodore VXR

RANGE-TOPPING NEXT-GENERATION COMMODORE VXR BREAKS COVER! Most advanced Commodore ever packs  235kW 3.6-litre V6 engine, 9-speed automatic transmission and adaptive All-Wheel-Drive VXR adds Brembo front brakes and unique sports set-up including Continuous Damping Control (CDC) Unique to VXR are three switchable drive modes to adjust CDC dampers, steering, transmission and the ‘Twinster’ AWD system Unmistakeable, muscular styling Local development program with over 100,000km driven to date Commodore VXR due to launch alongside rest of the range in early 2018  Holden has lifted the covers on the range-topping VXR variant of the next-generation Holden Commodore.    
With a focus on dynamic handling, efficient performance and stunning traction off the line, Commodore VXR will show a different side to Holden’s performance capabilities while still using lessons learned from almost 40 years of continuous local Commodore development.
Differentiating the VXR as the jewel in the next-generation Commodor…

VALERIAN LA Premiere

Audi Sport - “Test Drive”

2017 Ford GT & 2017 Camaro ZL1

FORD GT DELIVERS ULTIMATE RACE CAR FOR THE ROAD SUPPORTED BY 50 SENSORS, 25 COMPUTERS… AND 2 CUP HOLDERS

All-new Ford GT delivers race car experience on the road supported by more than 50 sensors generating 100 GB of data – equivalent to about 25,000 song downloads – per hourMore than 25 Ford GT computing systems with more software code than a fighter jet process 300 MB of data – comparable to downloading an hour-long TV show – per secondFord GT also delivers comfort and convenience using features familiar to all Ford drivers, from cup holders to SYNC 3 connectivity and Ford Easy Fuel BRENTWOOD, Essex, July 19, 2017 – The all-new Ford GT uses more than 50 different sensors to monitor vehicle performance and behaviour, external environment, and driver inputs for an optimised driving experience. The ultra-high-performance Ford GT’s sensors provide real-time information on factors from the positions of pedals, steering wheel and deployable rear wing, to air humidity and sunshine levels, delivering the thrill of a Le Mans-winning race car. Data is generated at a rate of 100GB per hour – equival…

18 Buick Regal GS With 310HP V6

2018 Buick Regal GS Makes World DebutPremium sport sedan offers all-new 310-horsepower V-6, nine-speed transmission and intelligent AWD with active twin clutch
DETROIT — Where spirited driving meets attainable luxury and sleek, sporty design meets modern usefulness, you’ll find the 2018 Buick Regal GS – a car for commutes that are anything but common. As the brand’s most dramatic expression of design and dynamics, this all-new model balances these key characteristics to provide customers excellent driving performance every day and in every season.
The 2018 Regal GS advances the nameplate with 51 more horsepower than the model it replaces, more refined transmission and AWD technology, all-new, heated/cooled and massaging performance seats and the added functionality and style of a five-door sportback design. Starting at $39,990 with destination charges, the Regal GS offers luxury features at a price more attainable than competitors from Audi and BMW.
“This is a sport sedan designed for ev…

Remember | Insider - Audi A7 & Mercedes CLS (2017-2019)

Mercedes CLS 2019 décamouflée !!

Blitzkrieg | Insignia GSi With 252HP

Sharper: sporty front and rear design plus eye-catching 20-inch wheelsMore precise: FlexRide chassis and Brembo brakes tuned to optimum at NürburgingEfficient: lightweight, turbocharging and friction optimized eight-speed automaticHigher grip: all-wheel drive with torque vectoring, strong-performing Michelin sports tiresBetter control: new AGR-certified seats with high lateral support and comfortQuicker: GSi leaves more powerful OPC-predecessor behind on NordschleifeCenter stage: world premiere at Frankfurt International Motor Show mid-September Rüsselsheim.  Sharper, more precise, even more efficient. The new Opel Insignia GSi is a sports sedan for those who like something special. A driver’s car for maximum fun on all kinds of roads. The chassis with its very dynamic set-up and the particularly high level of grip, in combination with all-wheel drive, ensures a rewarding driving experience as well as maximum safety. The new eight-speed automatic transmission can be operated via shift-…