The Updated Mini Has A Strange New Face

What is it with BMW Group and grilles? The signature ‘kidney’ arrangement on its own cars has been getting bigger and bigger, while at subsidiary Mini, this has happened. You’re looking at the facelifted Mini hatch, for which the grille has been enlarged significantly, only to be mostly concealed by

The Kia K900, Cadenza Sedans Are Dead for 2021

Another two sedans bite the dust as the market-wide move to SUVs continues to cut down the remaining four-door holdouts. Add the Kia K900 and Cadenza to the list: Both are dead for 2021, as originally reported by Car and Driver. That said, the shift toward SUVs isn’t new, and

Kevin Magnussen been driving an 'airplane' in F1 | F1 News by PlanetF1

Swapping his Haas F1 car for a Cadillac sportscar ahead of his IMSA debut, Kevin Magnussen says it is nice to drive a car with “soul” rather than an “airplane”. Deciding to take on all new rookie line up this season, both Magnussen and his 2020 Haas team-mate Romain Grosjean

Norris: Mercedes engine a ‘much better package’ for McLaren

Lando Norris believes the Mercedes power unit package will be “much better” for McLaren in 2021 following its move away from Renault. McLaren announced in September 2019 that it would be switching to Mercedes power units, rekindling their famed partnership that yielded three world titles between 1995 and 2014. McLaren

The mistakes Mercedes cannot afford to make in F1 2021

After clinching the last seven Formula 1 world title doubles, Mercedes of course heads into the 2021 season as the overwhelming favourite. But there are still distinct hurdles it must clear to keep that streak alive Make no mistake, Mercedes heads into the 2021 Formula 1 season – whenever and

Loic Duval ‘feels like a rookie’ with full-time IMSA move

Former Audi LMP1 and DTM driver Loic Duval says he “feels like a rookie” ahead of his first full-time campaign in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with the JDC-Miller MotorSports Cadillac team. After making three starts for JDC-Miller last year, Duval has been signed as one of the squad’s two

Alonso v Vettel: A great F1 duel to be recreated in 2021

Ten years ago, one of the biggest rivalries in Formula 1 was Fernando Alonso vs Sebastian Vettel. Ben Edwards looks forward to it happening all over again at the head of the midfield in 2021. Two out of three ain’t bad, as Meat Loaf crooned in the 1970s, but the

Ezoom Yi Is A New Electric Sedan From China With Renault Connections

Is this a cut-price alternative to three-box EVs from NIO, Xpeng and even Tesla in China? There are so many cool and competent EVs being launched in China these days, that it’s tricky to keep track of them all, but this one caught our attention. It’s called the Yi, built

Two alpha drivers will be a no-go for F1 teams | F1 News by PlanetF1

Jos Verstappen entertained the idea of seeing Max v Lewis in the same car, but PlanetF1 readers do not think that is a realistic option. Plus your thoughts on Jenson Button’s claimed failed move to Ferrari in 2013 and our rankings on the 2021 driver line-up. Max and Lewis in