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Freddie Hunt. The long road to Le Mans

The son of 1976 Formula 1 World Champion James Hunt has his sights set on the Le Mans 24 Hours in 2018 and beyond, and what better preparation is there than competing in his first-ever endurance race? Driving’s James Gent…
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Aston Martin puts the Vantage through winter gauntlet

Earlier this year, James got a chance to take a look at – and a ride in – the new Aston Martin Vantage in Sweden for winter testing.
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REVIEW. Ferrari GTC4Lusso T

Gone is the V12 in favour of a turbocharged V8. But is Ferrari’s ‘sixth model’ now more sports car than GT? Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE and pdf coverage from evo Middle East HERE  EnginePowerTorque0-100kphTop speedWeightPrice V8, twin-turbo,…
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WHAT A MACHINE! 1970 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2

This month we finally get our hands on the new, front-engined GTC4Lusso that brings ‘unprecedented versatility to Ferrari driving’. And that’s got us thinking about one of its more illustrious and versatile predecessors, the 365 GT 2+2.
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REVIEW. Ferrari GTC4Lusso

The GTC4Lusso not only replaces the FF as Ferrari’s flagship grand tourer, but also represents ‘the everyday’ for the Scuderia. But can it find the right balance?  Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE and pdf coverage from evo Middle…
Ariel Atom 3.5 vs Caterham 420R-1

TWIN TEST. Ariel Atom 3.5 vs Caterham 420R

Does the latest high-tech supercar hold the key to driving euphoria? Or might the answer be something a little…simpler? We find out with two well-established giants of the lightweight sports car world, Caterham and Ariel.
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EIGHT things you might not know about the F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Our publishing editor is a self-proclaimed motorsport nerd, he’s compiled a list of EIGHT things you might not know about the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in the eight year’s it’s been run. Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE 1)…
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ON-TRACK. ’17 Nissan GT-R. DUBAI, UAE

For 2017, the ‘most significant changes yet’ have been implemented on the Nissan GT-R R35. But how has this affected performance? crankandpiston.com finds out at the Dubai Autodrome Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE EnginePowerTorque0-100kphTop speedWeightBasic price V6, twin-turbo,…
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Jaguar F-TYPE SVR. REVIEW. Dubai, UAE

If the Porsche 911 GT3 RS is NOT the main rival to the Jaguar F-TYPE SVR, what is? James finds out on home turf with the 567bhp British maniac.
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FIRST DRIVE. Jannarelly Design-1 Prototype

From supercars to ’60s retro, the man who penned the W Motors Lykan invites James to test his first-ever sportscar on-track at the Dubai Autodrome.