30 March 2011
Feature

The Caparo T1, once billed as the world's fastest car, will get from 0-100mph in less than five seconds and produces more than 1000bhp per tonne. So what, do you wonder, will the driving experience be like at the hands of a double F1 world champion? Mark Tisshaw went to Goodwood to find out with former F1 star, Mika Hakkinen, who is now an ambassador for Johnnie Walker's don't drink and drive campaign.

Join the debate

Comments
1

2 February 2013

Very aerodynamic car that and this thing does 200mhp so not bad but if they want to make this car really sporty then I'd take that Limiter off. Smile But good first car. Smile

Add your comment

Log in or register to post comments

Find an Autocar car review

Driven this week

  • Skoda-Karoq 2.0 TDI 4x4
    First Drive
    16 October 2017
    Diesel version of Skoda’s junior SUV is unobtrusive and undemanding, but we’d still go for the silkier petrol version of the Karoq
  • Audi Q7 e-tron
    First Drive
    16 October 2017
    Expensive and flawed but this understated diesel-electric Audi Q7 has a lot to offer
  • Citroën C3
    First Drive
    16 October 2017
    Is the third gen Citroën C3 ‘fresh and different’ enough to take on its supermini rivals? We spend six months with one to find out
  • BMW X3
    First Drive
    15 October 2017
    A satisfying rework of the X3 that usefully improves its handling, cabin finish, space and connectivity to make this BMW a class front-runner again
  • Vauxhall Insignia Country Tourer
    First Drive
    13 October 2017
    Off-road estate is now bigger, more spacious and available with torque-vectoring all-wheel drive, but is it enough to make its German rivals anxious?

Latest videos