Eau Rouge

Marino Franchitti on how to attack Eau Rouge in a Ford Focus RS

The factory Ford WEC driver and 12 Hours of Sebring winner offered us some tips on how to tackle one of the world’s most daunting corners

by Sam Sheehan
9 May 2016
Motorsport
Thruxton BTCC tyres

Why BTCC tyres take a pounding at fast and abrasive Thruxton

The Hampshire circuit has a notoriously coarse surface and a high average lap speed which conspire to test Dunlop's rubber to its limit

by Matt Burt
7 May 2016
BTCC
London motor show

London Motor Show – back for the better?

The London Motor Show is back; it may not be the biggest motor show around, but is a lack of new metal its shortcoming?

by Jimi Beckwith
6 May 2016
Motor shows
Driving roads

Why we should all find our local driving roads

Enjoying a car on a regular basis requires fun, local routes. The A39 near Exmoor is one of Matt Prior's favourites

by Matt Prior
6 May 2016
Motoring
Verstappen Kvyat
Daniil Kvyat (foreground) and Max Verstappen

Red Bull's driver shuffle shows there's no room for sentiment in F1

Russian F1 driver Daniil Kvyat has been demoted from the Red Bull Racing team in favour of another young hotshoe, Max Verstappen

by Simon Strang
5 May 2016
Motorsport
Wales Rally GB

Why Welsh forest rallying could become an endangered species

It would be a crying shame if the rising costs of hiring gravel tracks in Welsh forests forces national rallying to lose some of its best special stages

by Matt Burt
5 May 2016
Motorsport
HERE autonomous car map

How autonomous cars map London

Photos of London, as taken by a self-driving car, demonstrate layers of mapping needed for an autonomous world

by Rachel Burgess
5 May 2016
Industry
Formula 1

Why F1 can afford to be rubbish, occasionally

Marble races at the beach may be more exciting, but there's something in the formula that keeps us watching F1

by Matt Prior
29 April 2016
Motorsport
VW Muller board results AGM

VW: compensation, electric cars, budget cars… and a smoking gun?

Today's VW Group annual results press conference included a surprising admission in the official documents

by Jim Holder
28 April 2016
Industry
Shell Gordon Murray Design

Shell's eco-car proves there's life yet in the internal combustion engine

Shell, Gordon Murray Design and Geo Technology have collaborated on a clever city car that points towards a potential future for petrol power

by Steve Cropley
26 April 2016
New cars

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