Forty-four millimetres doesn’t sound like a lot, but that’s how much wider the new 911 Carrera 4 models are than their two-wheel drive siblings.
We’ve got two videos to join this week’s feature comparing the SL63 AMG, 911 Targa 4S and Aston V8 Vantage Roadster. Part 1 features Chris Harris driving all three cars and and sharing his initial impressions.
In Part 2 Chris is joined by Richard Meaden and Jethro Bovingdon as they decide which is their favourite fresh-air sports car.
The best way to ruin a performance coupe? In the past the answer has always been to simply chop off its roof. Undeterred Aston, Mercedes and Porsche claim open air thrills and dynamic resolve aren’t mutually exclusive.
We take three fresh-air models from each of them and drive them through Wales. In December. Foolhardy you might think, but if they fail to appeal in this most scenic British principality, then what hope is there in the gridlocked cities where most of them will naturally reside.
It may not be a matter of global importance, but the future direction of Porsche’s high performance engine development has been slightly up in…