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Ford Comuta cutaway diagram

Throwback Thursday 1967: The future of electric cars and the Ford Comuta concept

Our thoughts from 1967 on Ford's tiny Comuta electric concept car, the future of electric vehicles as a whole and what would eventually replace the internal combustion engine

16 February 2017
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Ferrari Type 212 Export illustration

Throwback Thursday: 1951 Ferrari 212 Export road test

On 15 June 1951, we conducted a full road test of a Ferrari for the first time: the roofless, two-seat 212 Export sports car

9 February 2017
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Fiesta ST200

Win a Ford Fiesta ST200 for 3 months

Love Ford's ultimate hot hatch? Well, here's your chance to win one

7 February 2017
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Opinion: Don't waste time in the slow lane of traffic

Opinion: Don't waste time in the slow lane of traffic

Folding socks and traffic jams - they're stealing precious seconds of life. Here's why you should streamline the process for both of them

3 February 2017
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2003 Autocar magazine - first drive of the Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII

Throwback Thursday: Rolls-Royce Phantom first drive, 2003

On 26 February 2003, Autocar drove the Phantom VIII for the first time. After a decades-long slump, had BMW brought Rolls back to regal quality?

2 February 2017
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Austin Cambridge
Austin Cambridge

10 of the most inappropriately named cars in history

From the petrol-powered Fiat 500 Diesel to the Honda HR-V Joy Machine, these car names couldn't be further from the truth

29 January 2017
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Austin Montego

Austin Montego 1.6L road test - Throwback Thursday

On 19 May 1984, we took Austin's new affordable family saloon for a spin. And although it's hardly fondly remembered now, we were quite pleased with the Montego

26 January 2017
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1937 German Grand Prix
The three Mercedes: Lang, Caracciola and Brauchitsch

1937 German Grand Prix report - Throwback Thursday

How the 'Greatest Race of the Year' unfolded, with a masterful victory from Mercedes-Benz's Rudolf Caracciola at the Nürburgring

12 January 2017
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Morris Mini-Minor

1959 Morris Mini-Minor road test - Throwback Thursday

Our first drive in the original Mini, badged as the Morris Mini-Minor, came in August 1959. Did we see any indication of the iconic status it would achieve?

5 January 2017
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The Hustler range

Developing the Hustler kit car - Throwback Thursday 1984

William Towns was an unusual genius who designed the Aston Martin Lagonda, and then went off to build his own kit cars. We found out more

22 December 2016
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