Super-SUV test

Audi’s new Q7 6.0 TDI quattro takes the super-SUV into uncharted territory in terms of price and power, but how does it stack-up against its petrol powered rivals? And can any of them claim to be true drivers’ cars? We went to Cadwell Park to find out… and to have a bit of a laugh.

New Feature: Jag XFR v BMW M5 v Audi RS6

Jaguar has always fought shy of chasing the German establishment, but with the XFR they’re ready to hunt down the BMW M5 and Audi RS6.

Nissan Skyline GTR vs Ford Sierra RS500

This race was the last Group A event for the Nissan Skyline GTR and Ford Sierra RS500 in Australia, supporting the 1992 Australian Grand Prix meeting in Adelaide. With more than 500bhp these were ‘proper’ touring cars and the racing was epic.

BMW launches X6 M and X5 M

The new X6M and X5M represent a series of firsts for BMW’s M division, but as controversial as they may be, they also showcase M divisions new strategy of fitting turbocharged engines to its cars.

Group test: Jag XFR v BMW M5 v Audi RS6

If you have been following our Twitter feed, then you’ll already know about our test this week of Jag’s new 503bhp XFR in the company of its closest rivals from BMW and Audi.

BMW M6 Competition v Porsche 911 Turbo v Audi R8 R tronic

Despite packing a 500bhp punch courtesy of a truly extraordinary V10 engine the BMW M6 has never quite cut the mustard. Can the new Competition package turn it into a contender? DR pitches the Bavarian hypercoupe against its toughest rivals on road, runway and race track to find out…

BMW X5 Le Mans

Take one McLaren F1 V12 engine, shoehorn it into the front of an X5, give it to racing legend Hans Stuck and tell him to wring its neck. Then stand well back.