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Cropley on cars - Autosolo is accessible fun, Lotus' newest dealer

Tackling our first Autosolo of the year in a Ford Fiesta; lessons in traffic calming; post-election shuffles

20 May 2015
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Ferrari 512 BB had a claimed top speed of 188mph

Throwback Thursday - was our Ferrari 512 BB fast enough? 13 May 1978

Ferrari once said its 512 BB was the fastest car in the world, but as our road test proved, it wasn't capable of reaching its claimed 188mph top speed

14 May 2015
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Our Ferrari FF was joined by illustrious company at Goodwood

Cropley on cars - Our Ferrari FF goes to Goodwood, Itching to drive Jag's XE

To Goodwood in our long-term Ferrari FF; Millbrook meeting with Vauxhall boss; Audi's Stadler convincing on futuremobility

13 May 2015
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Free smartphone sat-nav is giving car makers a hard time

Matt Prior's tester's notes - getting from A to B

Google Maps has long since told me that the best way to traverse the UK is by car. Until now, that is...

8 May 2015
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Ford's original Supervan received a 435bhp V8 engine

Throwback Thursday - Driving Ford's Supervan, 6 May 1971

How do you celebrate the success of the Ford Transit van? Well, for starters, you create a 435bhp version with a V8 engine...

7 May 2015
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Stirling Moss was joined by Denis Jenkinson

Celebrating Stirling Moss's Mille Miglia win - 60 years on

On 1 May 1955, Stirling Moss won the 22nd Mille Miglia in just over 10 hours and at an average speed of 98mph

1 May 2015
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Some of British Leyland's lost cars can be seen at the Heritage Motor Centre

Throwback Thursday - BL's unseen concepts, 28 April 1993

Most of our memories of British Leyland aren't rosy, in part because some of the company's best models never made production

30 April 2015
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Aston Martin enters Formula 1, 24 April 1959

Throwback Thursday - Aston Martin enters Formula 1, 24 April 1959

In 1959, Aston Martin started out in Formula 1. The outing didn't last long.

23 April 2015
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Matt Prior's tester's notes: school holiday traffic woes

School holiday commuting is not the carefree, rapid affair that it once was for Matt, as he fears the rise of the machines

16 April 2015
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Glenfrome Delta

Throwback Thursday - Secrets of a lost British supercar, 17 April 1985

A tiny company that would make its name in modified Range Rovers started out with an eye-catching supercar prototype

16 April 2015
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