From testing three of the biggest and best hypercars in recent memory to tackling a WRC stage and getting Gymkhana tips from Ken Block - 2014 has been a big year for video on Autocar
23 December 2014

This year has seen the launch of many exciting new cars, and Autocar's videos have captured the best and most powerful on camera for your enjoyment.

Here's a round-up of some of the most popular videos of 2014.

1 - McLaren P1 versus Porsche 918 Spyder and Ducati 1199 Superleggera

It's a showdown between two of the hotters hypercars in the world and the fastest Ducati on sale. Who will win in this ultimate drag race?

2 - Ferrari LaFerrari review

We get the chance to test Ferrari's 950bhp LaFerrari at Maranello. Is this purely a technical tour de force, or can it be a real driver's car, too? Steve Sutcliffe finds out.

3 - BMW M4 versus Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

It's the battle of the performance coupés, as we see if the M4's turbocharged 425bhp six-cylinder petrol motor can out-muscle the 6.2-litre V8 engine of the Mercedes.

4 - McLaren 12C versus Ducati 1199  Panigale S

It's another car versus bike challenge. This time, the MLaren 12C face off against the 195bhp, 190kg Panigale S.

 

5 - Porsche Macan versus Range Rover Evoque

Porsche's mighty Macan compact SUV has been one of 2014's success stories but it'll need to be excellent to take on Land Rover's Range Rover Evoque. We put them head to head.

6 - Lamborghini Huracán review

The Huracán is the supercar Lamborghini is using to spearhead its fight against rivals Porsche, Ferrari and McLaren. Steve Sutcliffe decides if the 602bhp Gallardo successor is up to the job.

7 - McLaren P1 road test

It's time to put the 903bhp McLaren P1 through its paces in the official Autocar road test. Steve Sutcliffe is judge and jury in this three-day shakedown.

8 - Chevrolet Corvette C7 Stingray versus Porsche 911, Audi R8 and Jaguar F-type

The Corvette C7 Stingray is everything an American muscle car should be, but how does it compare to the best Europe has to offer?

9 - BMW M3 versus Alpina D3

How should you take your performance saloon  petrol or diesel? We pitch the petrol-powered BMW M3 against the diesel-engined Alpina D3 to find out.

What's been your top video of 2014? Let us know in the comments section below

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