Steve Cropley Editor-in-chief

The old fart of the office, Steve stays keen because he loves all things new and different, especially the current strain of ultra-efficient cars. 'There has been more fundamental change in the past six or seven years of my hacking career than in the previous 30,' he says. 'I can hardly wait to see what car-makers give us next week, let alone next year.' Follow Steve on Google+

2016 Jaguar F-Pace - new official pictures released

Official development pictures show crossover prototype undergoing cold- and hot-weather testing

28 July 2015

Cropley on cars - The next modern Bentley, Bloodhound's pocket rockets

Bentley Bentayga is the perfect pick for 2015; Jaguar's Callum is settling in for reflection; Bloodhound's passion for speed is spreading to schools

27 July 2015

Sir Malcolm Campbell's Bluebird runs again on Pendine Sands

To celebrate 90 years since Sir Malcolm Campbell set his infamous Land Speed Record, Don Wales repeated the feat on Pendine Sands

22 July 2015

Cropley on cars - Newey's new venture, premium tax is no big deal

Adrian Newey's road car adventure starts here; 'Premium' road tax isn't an issue; Ford needs new direction

20 July 2015

A day in the life of Aston Martin boss Andy Palmer

Andy Palmer is relishing his role as Aston Martin CEO. We shadow him for a day at the office

18 July 2015

Cropley on cars - Diesel debate rages on, TVR is back on track

Porsche Panamera Hybrid is good long-distance cruiser; Weekend planning needs better attention; TVR's recovery is cause for hope

13 July 2015

Cropley on cars - Hope for supercars, a day with Aston boss Andy Palmer

Jaguar restores my faith in fast cars; Andy Palmer has big plans for Aston Martin; Goodwood remains as glorious as ever

6 July 2015

What former Lotus boss Dany Bahar did next

The ex-Lotus boss’s latest venture takes the cosmetic modification of high-end cars to a super-luxurious extreme

4 July 2015

Video: Jaguar's £1,000,000 Lightweight E-type - technical insight and drive

Steve Cropley drives one of the first 'new' Lightweight E-type Jaguars, as JLR's Special Vehicle Operations division completes a project started in 1963

3 July 2015

Reborn TVR to take deposits for 2017 sports car

Revitalised TVR will bring four new sports cars to market, starting in 2017, and will start taking deposits this month

1 July 2015


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