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Aston Martin DBS Touchtronic

Such is the proliferation of single and double clutch paddle-shift transmissions it’s very easy to regard a conventional automatic as a soft and somewhat…

Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia

In a display of ‘charitable’ goodwill, Lamborghini has donated its latest 560 bhp supercar to the head of Italian State Police, Prefect Antonio Manganelli,…

DR TV – V8 Saloons: M3 vs C63 vs IS/F

Take three of the most dynamic and powerful V8 saloons, add water, sprinkle a liberal helping of DR editors and shake in a sideways…

Ferrari California First Drive

A retractable, hardtop convertible. A double-clutch gearbox and a new V8 tuned for good emissions. Enzo’s grave must be rotating at quite a rate….

UPDATE: Scuderia v LP560-4 v GT2

15th October 2008 – second update Well the good news is that we’ve brought the cars back together again, all of them now in…

Lamborghini reveal New Estoque

After teaser shots, mass speculation and ‘leaked information’ here is Lamborghini’s Paris Show star. It’s called the Estoque, is front mid-engined, all-wheel drive and…

New Silverstone Shoot-outs

Ever wondered how a performance icon of the past would fair against its modern successor? We have, and for rather longer than is healthy, which is…

VW Scirocco GT vs VW Golf GTI

Before pitching the Scirocco GT against its obvious two-door rivals (see First Look next week for a triple test against Audi’s TT 2.0-litre T…

Third teaser Lambo pic

Here’s the latest Lamborghini teaser image. It clearly shows a ‘boot’ shutline, so it looks like the front-engine theorists were correct. So now I…

Audi RS6 Saloon First Drive

I used to think that only mad people bought Audi RS saloons. With BMW mostly refusing to build estate versions of the M cars, and…

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Das Sham – what next for Volkswagen?

Just because Sebastian Vettel does a very good Kimi impression doesn’t mean that every German has a natural talent for humour. Enter Michael Horn,…