When does a car become a classic?

'Classic car' is a definition dilemma and a burning question among car enthusiasts – when does a car become a classic? Whatever... how about owning an 'as new' 1969 VW Beetle?

Diamond anniversary Astons - but only six

Aston Martin in the UK has commission six - just six - ultra-special Vanquish models to celebrate six decades of manufacturing at the now heritage site Aston Martin Works.

 

Road test: Chevrolet Sonic 1.3 diesel

2012-04-26 12:55

Chevrolet’s model assault in 2012 sees the introduction of yet another hatchback but is the Sonic a proper Clio/i20-fighter or merely an overpriced Aveo with a body kit?

Tested: Mercedes-Benz SLK 350

2012-03-19 06:40

Mercedes-Benz's junior roadster seems a little big for its boots but does it have the might to back up all that promise?

Tested: Volkswagen Passat 1.8 TSI

2011-12-08 14:39

Volkswagen's large sedan is bigger, sexier and more premium than ever before. It's also no longer dreadfully dull...

Tested: Mini Cooper S

2011-10-04 06:30

We're left playing "spot the differences" with the latest Mini Cooper S hatchback, but end up having lots more fun driving it.

Tested: Sporty(ish) Lexus CT200h

2011-09-20 07:37

If you're keen on doing your part for the environment but want a (little) bit of extra oomph in a hybrid, the Lexus CT200h F-Sport is for you.

Tested: BMW's ballistic 1M

2011-09-06 07:55

Is it a real M-car or not, this warmed over 135i badged as 1M? We test one to find out if it really is a mini-me M3 or not...

Tested: Audi's R8 V10 Spyder

2011-08-01 22:02

Audi's R8 supercar is ace but does removing its roof dilute its dynamics? We test Ingolstadt's R8 V10 Spyder to find out...

World's women lust after F-Type Coupe

04-12-2014 08:52 Jaguar's F-Type Coupe has topped the Women’s World Car of the Year competition 'Dream Car' segment and sister 4x4 the Range Rover Sport took top SUV honours.

World's women lust after F-Type Coupe

04-12-2014 08:52 Jaguar's F-Type Coupe has topped the Women’s World Car of the Year competition 'Dream Car' segment and sister 4x4 the Range Rover Sport took top SUV honours.

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Toyota's 2015 Fortuner Epic driven

Toyota has given its popular Fortuner a cosmetic upgrade courtesy of featuring a number of exterior and interior upgrades and created a new model - the Fortuner Epic!

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