Go. Just go. Bit late this year (what with having finished and all), so go next year. It can’t really be described in words, but the atmosphere, people, cars, setting - everything - is worth seeing. If the whole world behaved like the people at Wörthersee did this week, there’d be no war. Magic. Disneyland for VW owners.
The facelifted Fiat 500L’s traction control
…has a setting on it called ‘Gravity Control’. Sure, it’s marketing speak for ‘more grip’, but the mere suggestion that a Fiat 500L controls the very force which prevents our universe from being torn asunder is genius. Worth buying one just to see what it does. Disappointment guaranteed.
Volvo S60 Polestar’s secret ‘Ring record
Those classy, classy Swedes. They achieve one of the most sought-after accolades in the industry with its S60 Polestar M3 rival by setting a Nordschleife record, but doesn’t tell anyone until long after they’ve lost it. Volvo’s getting serious about its performance arm, it would seem, and I’m certainly not complaining.
Volvo’s new sibling