Additional range for Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid

New hardware unlocks 30 miles of silent running for Porsche's V6 and V8 PHEVs By Sam Sheehan / Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Porsche has upgraded the batteries that go into its E-Hybrid and Turbo S E-Hybrid Cayenne’s to 17.9 kWh, giving each variant 30 per cent more all-electric range than before.

Jaguar E-Pace gets drastic mid-life overhaul

New platform, new engines and a new look for Jaguar's smallest SUV – is now its time to shine? By Matt Bird / Wednesday, October 28, 2020 In a sector as fiercely competitive as the small premium SUV, Jaguar's first E-Pace just wasn't at the races. The platform was old,

D8 GTO-JD70 R is fastest Donkervoort ever

Donkervoort has already done its 70th birthday celebration; here's the after party By Matt Bird / Tuesday, October 27, 2020 For most people, the recently announced Donkevoort D8 GTO-JD70 – founder Joop Donkevoort's 70th birthday present to himself – would be more than enough. It is, after all, a car

Porsche 911 (997) Sport Classic | Spotted

The Sport Classic was an expensive car new; 10 years on, nothing much has changed… By Matt Bird / Monday, October 26, 2020 The world really started showing an appetite for retro 911 models with the 991 generation, a fondness that Porsche was only too happy to oblige. It's a

MotoGP news: Dovizioso says Ducati didn’t make step forward

Andrea Dovizioso says Ducati “didn’t make any step forward” from the Aragon Grand Prix after ending MotoGP Teruel GP practice 1.458 seconds off the pace in 19th. Ducati endured a tough Aragon GP round owing to the cold conditions, with Dovizioso controversially knocked out of Q1 and only salvaging seventh

New 205mph Brabus Rocket 900 announced

The boys and girls of Bottrop say this is "a new masterpiece"; we're inclined to agree By Matt Bird / Friday, October 23, 2020 This is a coincidence, honest. Because only yesterday we were discussing a mad, bad Brabus creation in the form of this 850hp E-Class, and only the

‘One-off’ Brabus 850 estate for sale

Steroidal E63 mod so potent it needed a torque limiter to stop 1,069lb ft exploding the gearbox By Sam Sheehan / Thursday, October 22, 2020 The Brabus website may now boast a whole section dedicated to its work on electric Smart cars, but rest assured this is still very much

Aerospace tech deployed at weight-conscious JLR

Manufacturer explores the potential of latest weight-saving materials with new sensors By Sam Sheehan / Thursday, October 22, 2020 JLR has signalled its commitment to future weight saving in its cars by announcing a long-running study into the next generation of lightweight materials, which are being so closely analysed that

Porsche 911 RSR GTE | PH Video

Find out what it is like to drive Porsche's Le Mans car flat out at Vallelunga… By Sam Sheehan / Thursday, October 22, 2020 It’s been two weeks since I drove Porsche’s GTE-spec 911 RSR, and the experience is still not fully digested. Not for the usual reasons, though, because

Alfa Giulia GTAm undergoes F1 driver test

Manufacturer delivers exclusive footage of Räikkönen and Giovinazzi at Balocco proving ground By Nic Cackett / Tuesday, October 20, 2020 We've touched on Alfa's working partnership with Sauber before. The firm's product marketing boss, Fabio Migliavacca, told us in back June to, "think about the Audi RS2 with Porsche motorsport